gulch

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English gulchen (to gulp)

Verb[edit]

gulch (third-person singular simple present gulches, present participle gulching, simple past and past participle gulched)

  1. (obsolete) To swallow greedily; to gulp down.

Noun[edit]

gulch (plural gulches)

  1. A ravine-like or deep V-shaped valley, often eroded by flash floods; it is shallower than a canyon and deeper than a gully.
  2. (obsolete) An act of gulching or gulping.
  3. (obsolete) A glutton.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)

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