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American English: /ɡəlf/
British English: /ɡʌlf/

Translation of gulf in Spanish:


  • 1 (Geography) the Gulf of Mexico
    el Golfo de México
    the Persian Gulf
    el Golfo Pérsico
    (before noun) the Gulf War
    la guerra del Golfo
    Gulf War syndrome
    síndrome (masculine) de la guerra del Golfo
  • 2 (gap) to bridge the gulf
    salvar el abismo
    cerrar la brecha
    Example sentences
    • Just pointing out that there's a wide gulf of difference between the scientific theory of evolution and the way evolutionary dogma gets perceived by the masses.
    • The activities of these aggressive and communal forces further widen the gulf between different communities.
    • The two sides remain sharply polarised, and periodic attempts to bridge the wide gulf between them have fizzled out.
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