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Gully

Gully

WordNet



noun


(1)   Deep ditch cut by running water (especially after a prolonged downpour)
Wiktonary



Etymology 1


Probably related to golet "ravine, throat," French goulet, Latin gula "throat".

Noun


  1. a trench, ravine or narrow channel which was worn by water flow, especially on a hillside.
  2. a small valley
  3. (United Kingdom) A drop kerb
  4. A road drain
  5. A fielding position on the off side about 30 degrees behind square, between the slips and point; a fielder in such a position

Noun



  1. A large knife.

Noun



  1. large knife
    God than he lewch and owre the dyk lap, / And owt of his scheith his gully owtgatt. (The Bannatyne Manuscript)