What does the word gully mean?

Usage examples for gully

  1. Fired the gully to drive out the family. – Out of the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  2. The brush was thick and filled the gully, probably from end to end. – The Happy Family by Bertha Muzzy Bower
  3. Then he said slowly: I reckon we can hold this bit of it, up yonder on the mountain, but there's a line of fire runnin' around by the gully, and the wind's beginnin' a- howlin' through there. – The Boy With the U. S. Foresters by Francis Rolt-Wheeler