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English noun: Gore

1. Gore (person) Vice President of the United States under Bill Clinton (born in 1948)

SynonymsAl Gore, Albert Gore Jr.

Instance hypernymVice President of the United States

2. gore (body) coagulated blood from a wound

Broader (hypernym)blood

3. gore (artifact) a piece of cloth that is generally triangular or tapering; used in making garments or umbrellas or sails


Broader (hypernym)piece of cloth, piece of material

Part meronymfull skirt, gaiter, umbrella

4. gore (act) the shedding of blood resulting in murder

SamplesHe avenged the bloodshed of his kinsmen.


Broader (hypernym)execution, murder, slaying

English verb: gore

1. gore (contact) wound by piercing with a sharp or penetrating object or instrument

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)pierce, thrust

2. gore (contact) cut into gores

SamplesGore a skirt.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)cut, tailor

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