gash noun

1 deep wound

ADJ. deep, great, long | nasty, terrible

VERB + GASH get, have

PREP. on the ~ She got a nasty gash on the head.

2 large hole

ADJ. deep, great, long

VERB + GASH carve, cut, tear The bulldozers carved a great gash through the forest. The rocks tore a long gash in the ship's hull.