Synonyms of gouge
scoopDictionary • quarries which have gouged great holes in the hills
cut • I cut myself shaving.
score • Lightly score the surface of the steaks with a sharp cook's knife.
scratch • Knives will scratch the worktop.
gash • He gashed his leg while felling trees.
incise • After polishing, a design is incised or painted.
gashDictionary • iron-rimmed wheels digging great gouges into the road's surface
gash • a long gash just above his right eye
cut • The operation involves making several cuts in the cornea.
scratch • I pointed to a number of scratches on the tile floor.
notch • The blade had a hole through the middle and a notch on one side.
groove • Grooves were made in the shelf to accommodate the back panel.
trench • Dig a trench at least 2ft deep.
furrow • Bike trails crisscrossed the grassy furrows.
incision • It involves making a tiny incision in the skin.
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• I cut myself shaving.
• The operation involves making several cuts in the cornea.
furrowA furrow is a deep, fairly wide line in the surface of something.
• Bike trails crisscrossed the grassy furrows.
Thesaurus for gouge from the Collins English Thesaurus
to scoop or force (something) out of its position, esp with the fingers or a pointed instrument