gurge

gurge
Synonyms and related words:
Charybdis, Maelstrom, back stream, backflow, backwash, backwater, centrifugate, centrifuge, countercurrent, counterflow, counterflux, dizzy round, eddy, gulf, gyre, maelstrom, pirouette, purl, rat race, reel, refluence, reflux, regurgitation, round, spin, surge, swirl, turn, twirl, vortex, wheel, whirl, whirligig, whirlpool, whirlwind, whorl

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Gurge — (g[^u]rj), n. [L. gurges.] A whirlpool. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The plain, wherein a black bituminous gurge Boils out from under ground. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gurge — Gurge, v. t. [See {Gorge}.] To swallow up. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gurge — [gʉrj] n. [L gurges: see GORGE] Now Rare a whirlpool …   English World dictionary

  • gurge — re·gurge; gurge; …   English syllables

  • gurge — gùr·ge s.m. LE gorgo: riprofondavan sé nel miro gurge (Dante) {{line}} {{/line}} VARIANTI: gurgite. DATA: av. 1321. ETIMO: dal lat. gurges, nom …   Dizionario italiano

  • gurge — /gerrj/, n., pl. gurges /gerr jees/, v., gurged, gurging. n. 1. a whirlpool. 2. Also, gorge. Also called whirlpool. Heraldry. a charge covering the entire field of an escutcheon and having the form either of a spirallike scroll or of a number of… …   Universalium

  • Gurge — This notable surname is of Ancient Greek origins, although for very obscure reasons, the patron saint of England.. Deriving from the Greek name Georgios meaning a farmer, the name was used in Europe throughout the early Christian period, being… …   Surnames reference

  • gurge — pl.m. gurgi …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • gurge — I. ˈgərj intransitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin gurges, n. : surge, swirl II. noun ( s) Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • gurgėjimas — dkt. Vandeñs gurgėjimas vam̃zdžiuose …   Bendrinės lietuvių kalbos žodyno antraštynas

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