gouge out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theygouge out
he/she/itgouges out
present participlegouging out
past tensegouged out
past participlegouged out
  1. to remove something from a surface by cutting or digging with a sharp object

    They threatened to gouge his eyes out.

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See also main entry: gouge