gulsh

gulsh
a variant spelling of gulch

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  • gulsh — variant of gulch …   Useful english dictionary

  • gulch — /gulch/, n. a deep, narrow ravine, esp. one marking the course of a stream or torrent. [1825 35; cf. Brit. dial. gulch, gulsh to run with a full stream, gush, (of land) to sink in, ME gulchen to spew forth, gush; expressive word akin to GULP,… …   Universalium

  • gulch — deep ravine, 1832, Amer.Eng., perhaps from obsolete or dialectal verb gulsh sink in (of land), gush out (of water), from M.E. gulchen to gush forth; to drink greedily (c.1200). Cf. gulche cuppe a greedy drinker (mid 13c.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • gulch — [[t]gʌltʃ[/t]] n. geo a deep, narrow ravine, esp. one marking the course of a stream or torrent • Etymology: 1825–35; cf. Brit. dial. gulch, gulsh to run with a full stream, gush, (of land) to sink in, ME gulchen to spew forth, gush; expressive… …   From formal English to slang

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