Coupe-gorge - (n.) Any position giving the enemy such advantage that the
troops occupying it must either surrender or be cut to pieces.
Demigorge - (n.) Half the gorge, or entrance into a bastion, taken from
the angle of the flank to the center of the bastion.
Disgorged - (imp. & p. p.) of Disgorge
Disgorge - (v. t.) To eject or discharge by the throat and mouth; to
vomit; to pour forth or throw out with violence, as if from the mouth;
to discharge violently or in great quantities from a confined place.
Disgorge - (v. t.) To give up unwillingly as what one has wrongfully
seized and appropriated; to make restitution of; to surrender; as, he
was compelled to disgorge his ill-gotten gains.
Disgorge - (v. i.) To vomit forth what anything contains; to discharge;
to make restitution.
Disgorgement - (n.) The act of disgorging; a vomiting; that which is
Engorged - (imp. & p. p.) of Engorge
Engorge - (v. t.) To gorge; to glut.
Engorge - (v. t.) To swallow with greediness or in large quantities; to
Engorge - (v. i.) To feed with eagerness or voracity; to stuff one's self
Engorged - (p. a.) Swallowed with greediness, or in large draughts.
Engorged - (p. a.) Filled to excess with blood or other liquid;
Engorgement - (n.) The act of swallowing greedily; a devouring with
voracity; a glutting.
Engorgement - (n.) An overfullness or obstruction of the vessels in some
part of the system; congestion.
Engorgement - (n.) The clogging of a blast furnace.
Gorged - (imp. & p. p.) of Gorge
Gorged - (a.) Having a gorge or throat.
Gorged - (a.) Bearing a coronet or ring about the neck.
Gorged - (a.) Glutted; fed to the full.
Gorgelet - (n.) A small gorget, as of a humming bird.
Gorgeous - (n.) Imposing through splendid or various colors; showy; fine;
Gorgerin - (n.) In some columns, that part of the capital between the
termination of the shaft and the annulet of the echinus, or the space
between two neck moldings; -- called also neck of the capital, and
hypotrachelium. See Illust. of Column.
Gorget - (n.) A piece of armor, whether of chain mail or of plate,
defending the throat and upper part of the breast, and forming a part
of the double breastplate of the 14th century.
Gorget - (n.) A piece of plate armor covering the same parts and worn
over the buff coat in the 17th century, and without other steel armor.
Gorget - (n.) A small ornamental plate, usually crescent-shaped, and of
gilded copper, formerly hung around the neck of officers in full
uniform in some modern armies.
Gorget - (n.) A ruff worn by women.
Gorget - (n.) A cutting instrument used in lithotomy.
Gorget - (n.) A grooved instrunent used in performing various operations;
-- called also blunt gorget.
Gorget - (n.) A crescent-shaped, colored patch on the neck of a bird or
Ingorge - (v. t. & i.) See Engorge.
Overgorge - (v. t.) To gorge to excess.
Regorge - (v. t.) To vomit up; to eject from the stomach; to throw back.
Regorge - (v. t.) To swallow again; to swallow back.
Shrill-gorged - (a.) Having a throat which produces a shrill note.