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gore1 British & World English

Blood that has been shed, especially as a result of violence

gore2 British & World English

(Of an animal such as a bull) pierce or stab (a person or other animal) with a horn or tusk

gore3 British & World English

A triangular or tapering piece of material used in making a garment, sail, or umbrella

gore1 English Thesaurus

the film's gratuitous gore

gore2 English Thesaurus

he was gored in the leg by the bull

Gore, Al British & World English

(1948-), US vice president 1993–2001; full name Albert Arnold Gore, Jr. A Tennessee Democrat, he served in the US House of Representatives 1977–85 and US Senate 1985–93. He lost the 2000 presidential bid to George W. Bush in one of the closest and most controversial elections in US history. His book An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It (2006) was highly influential. Nobel Peace Prize (2007, shared with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)

Gore-Tex British & World English

A synthetic waterproof fabric permeable to air and water vapour, used in outdoor and sports clothing

Gore-tex New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

breathable waterproof fabric

Vidal, Gore British & World English

(1925–2012), American novelist, dramatist, and essayist; born Eugene Luther Vidal. His novels, many of them satirical comedies, include Williwaw (1946) and Myra Breckenridge (1968)

Albert Arnold Gore, Jr. in Gore, Al British & World English

(1948-), US vice president 1993–2001; full name Albert Arnold Gore, Jr. A Tennessee Democrat, he served in the US House of Representatives 1977–85 and US Senate 1985–93. He lost the 2000 presidential bid to George W. Bush in one of the closest and most controversial elections in US history. His book An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It (2006) was highly influential. Nobel Peace Prize (2007, shared with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change)