What does the word gulf mean?

Usage examples for gulf

  1. Alas, but even now she felt as if the gulf of death separated her from those to whom it had been her painful delight to minister! – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  2. 7.- We are in the Gulf- stream. – Journal of an African Cruiser by Horatio Bridge
  3. While He was in our very souls, there would yet lie between Him and us a gulf of misery, of no- knowledge. – Paul Faber, Surgeon by George MacDonald