What is another word for gorge?

1133 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ɡˈɔːd͡ʒ], [ ɡˈɔːd‍ʒ], [ ɡ_ˈɔː_dʒ]

Gorge is a word that has several synonyms. One commonly used synonym is "canyon," which refers to a deep, narrow valley with steep sides. "Ravine" is another synonym that can be used to describe a deep and narrow gorge, often with steep walls. "Gulch" refers to a narrow and steep-sided ravine or gorge formed by running water or a stream. "Chasm" is a synonym that describes a deep, narrow opening in the ground, often caused by geological movements. "Gully" is another synonym that can be used to describe a narrow and steep-sided channel, often formed by running water. Therefore, depending on the context, there are several synonyms for the word "gorge" that can be used to add variety and color to one's writing.

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  • Forward Entailment

    • Proper noun, singular
      valley.
  • Independent

  • Other Related

    • Proper noun, singular
      throat, kodori, pankisi.

What are the hypernyms for Gorge?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • hypernyms for gorge (as nouns)

What are the hyponyms for Gorge?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for gorge (as nouns)

What are the opposite words for gorge?

The antonyms for the word "gorge" are plain, flat, defile, chasm, valley, and canyon. While the term gorge is defined as a narrow passage between two rocks or hills, the antonyms represent the opposite nature of gorge. A plain is a vast expanse of flat land with no hills or valleys. A flat land lies entirely flat without any elevated terrain. A chasm is a deep, broad opening in the earth's surface. Conversely, a valley is defined as a low area between hills, while a canyon refers to a deep ravine usually with a river or stream flowing through it. The antonyms for "gorge" help to provide a clear and vivid description of the landscape.

What are the antonyms for Gorge?

Usage examples for Gorge

Let us follow that rider, then, who now, quitting the bleak shore, has entered a deep gorge between the mountain.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever
After a hard pull, ascending miniature, ice-covered hills, winding about big, polished boulders, we entered a wider section of the narrow gorge-like valley.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook
We searched the gorge with our glasses.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook

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