Definition of gulf
- gulf Noun A hollow place in the earth; an abyss; a deep chasm or basin.
- gulf Noun That which swallows; the gullet. w:William Shakespeare
- gulf Noun That which swallows irretrievably; a whirlpool; a sucking eddy. w:William Shakespeare
- gulf Noun A portion of an ocean or sea extending into the land; a partially landlocked sea; as, the Gulf of Mexico or Persian Gulf.
- gulf Noun A large deposit of ore in a lode.