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Definition of Gulf

Gulf

  1. A hollow place in the earth; an abyss; a deep chasm or basin,
  2. That which swallows; the gullet.
  3. That which swallows irretrievably; a whirlpool; a sucking eddy.
  4. A portion of an ocean or sea extending into the land; a partially land-locked sea; as, the Gulf of Mexico.
  5. A large deposit of ore in a lode.

Gulf Quotations

How well I have learned that there is no fence to sit on between heaven and hell. There is a deep, wide gulf, a chasm, and in that chasm is no place for any man.
Johnny Cash

This land is your land, this land is my land, From California to the New York Island. From the redwood forest to the Gulf Stream waters This land was made for you and me.
Woody Guthrie

There are more than 300,000 families in the Gulf region that lost their homes and are waiting for peace of mind. The hurricane exposed the sad reality of poverty in America. We saw, in all its horrific detail, the vulnerabilities of living in inadequate housing and the heartbreak of losing one's home.
Harry Connick, Jr.

As I have said for many years throughout this land, we're borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the future of human civilization. Every bit of that has to change.
Al Gore

Let us build bridges, my friends, build bridges to human dignity across that gulf that separates black America from white America.
Richard M. Nixon
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Gulf Translations

gulf in Afrikaans is golf, gholf
gulf in Danish is bugt
gulf in Dutch is golfspel, golf, inham, bocht, boezem
gulf in Finnish is lahti
gulf in French is golfe
gulf in German is Golf
gulf in Italian is golfo
gulf in Norwegian is avgrunn, havbukt
gulf in Portuguese is golfo
gulf in Spanish is golfo
gulf in Swedish is bukt

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