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A shallow inlet or cove that is difficult or dangerous to navigate.
no object , with adverbial of direction Cruise in and out of gunkholes.‘they were gunkholing through the coral archipelago’
Early 20th century: of unknown origin.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.