AskDefine | Define gash

Dictionary Definition

gash

Noun

1 a wound made by cutting; "he put a bandage over the cut" [syn: cut, slash, slice]
2 a trench resembling a furrow that was made by erosion or excavation [syn: cut]
3 a strong sweeping cut made with a sharp instrument [syn: slash] v : cut open; "she slashed her wrists" [syn: slash]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. A deep cut.
  2. slang vulgar A vulva, pussy
  3. slang offensive A woman
  4. slang British Royal Navy Rubbish
  5. Rubbish on board an aircraft

Translations

deep cut
  • Finnish: syvä viiltohaava
slang: vulva
See also: vulva
  • Finnish: rako
slang: woman
slang: rubbish

Verb

  1. To make a deep, long cut, to slash.

Translations

to slash
  • Finnish: viiltää

Extensive Definition

The word gash describes a deep cut, e.g. a deep open wound. It can also denote a gap of missing teeth. It can also be a slang term for vulva or vagina.
Gash may also refer to:

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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