Translation of gouge in Spanish:

gouge

gubia, n.

Pronunciation: /ɡuːdʒ//ɡaʊdʒ//ɡaʊdʒ/

noun

  • 1

    (tool)
    gubia feminine
    • Last weekend 22 cyclists suffered head injuries or had gouges taken out of their helmets by the same bird.
    • A pod auger requires a starting hole which usually is made with a gouge or chisel.
    • A chisel, two gouges, jewelers' shears, and the plane blade were made in Sheffield.
    • The hoard contained a gold tress-ring, a gold bracelet, two bronze axes, a knife, a gouge, and a stud.
    • The students are cautioned to cut away from themselves because the gouge blades are sharp.
    • The new find consists of six axes, two knives (one with textile remains, perhaps from a sack), two different gouges and a broken hammer.
    • Using the V gouge, carve a different texture or pattern into each triangle.
    • Eighteenth-century tools are very hard to come by, presumably because over the years they have been sharpened into oblivion, so most of Webb's gouges date to the nineteenth century.
    • I demonstrated using the gouge to go over the line drawing on the linoleum's surface.
    • Hold the nib holder just like you would a pen and push the V gouge along the line.
  • 2

    (groove)
    boquete masculine
    • Smooth gouges had been made in the floor, cut clean by some immeasurably fine blade in geometric patterns across the lobby floor.
    • Sand to remove any remaining finish and all scratches, gouges, and cuts.
    • The back of each panel has been scarred with numerous deep gouges where screws were used to attach the paintings to the walls of the cabin.
    • Do not turn the edger on if the disk is sitting directly on the floor, because you will loose control of the machine and it will leave gouges in your floor.
    • I think the last time I tried shaving with blades I left large gouges in my neck.
    • If you will be topping an existing laminate counter, repair any gouges or loose edges and be sure the existing laminate is glued firmly.
    • The patterns were created by bullet-size gouges that recurred as border designs.
    • Then came re-tiling and painting to replace the gouges made in the walls when the old pipes were torn out.
    • They destroy everything in their path and leave deep gouges in the ocean floor.
    • The knife in my hands slipped when the wagon hit a rut, nicking a rogue gouge from the piece of wood I was absently whittling down to a toothpick.
    • The guards were hammering at a closed door, their weapons taking gouges from the painted wood.
    • Old carpet samples or large pieces of cardboard are great for sliding appliances out of position, while at the same time, protecting the floor from gouges or scratches.
    • By the end of the trip, you'll recognize the gouges clawed by a black bear climbing a tree, and know where to look for the timeworn autographs of lonely shepherds.
    • Regular inspection helps workers to screen for equipment that may have been weakened by corrosion, leakage, pitting, dents or gouges.
    • Most of the nicks, scuffs and gouges that currently mar the work are a result of human carelessness, such as carts and chairs banging into the walls.
    • As the hours passed, Emily occupied herself by taking mental notes of the objects around her: a wooden table with four thick legs, full of scratches and gouges, sat four feet away.
    • Fortunately, the gouge was in an area covered by a sofa, but you do not want to start arranging your furniture according to your gouges.
    • If the problem is just a few small dings and gouges, these can be quickly prepared with some wood putty.
    • Some days later he discovered a deep gouge in the paintwork of his car.
    • With these helpful wood floor repair tips you won't have to cover scratches or gouges with pieces of furniture or area rugs.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (cut out)
    (hole/channel) abrir
    (hole/channel) hacer
  • 2

    (person) extorsionar US