- the stomach or belly；the lower alimentary canal or a part of this; the intestine
- remove the intestines and other internal organs from (a fish or other animal) before cooking it.；remove or destroy completely the internal parts of (a building or other structure)
verb: gut, 3rd person present: guts, gerund or present participle: gutting, past tense: gutted, past participle: gutted
noun: gut, plural noun: guts
- 1. the stomach or belly the terrible pain in his gut 同義詞 stomach, belly, abdomen, intestines, bowels, ... 更多
- ▪ the lower alimentary canal or a part of this; the intestine microbes which naturally live in the human gut
- ▪ entrails that have been removed or exposed in violence or by a butcher. 同義詞 intestines, entrails, vital organs, bodily organs, vital parts, ... 更多
- ▪ informal a fat stomach.
- ▪ the inner parts or essence of something the guts of a modern computer
- ▪ used to form names attributing negative characteristics to people what's the matter with you, misery guts? greedy guts
- 2. informal used in reference to a feeling or reaction based on an instinctive emotional response rather than considered thought I had a gut feeling that something was wrong trusting his gut instinct, he went ahead and made the call
- 3. informal personal courage and determination; toughness of character he didn't have the guts to tell the truth 同義詞 courage, courageousness, bravery, valour, backbone, ... 更多反義詞 cowardice
- 4. fibre made from the intestines of animals, used especially for violin or racket strings or for surgical use.
- 5. a narrow passage or strait.
- 1. remove the intestines and other internal organs from (a fish or other animal) before cooking it. 同義詞 disembowel, eviscerate, draw, dress, clean, ... 更多
- ▪ remove or destroy completely the internal parts of (a building or other structure) the fire gutted most of the factory 同義詞 devastate, destroy, demolish, wipe out, lay waste to, ... 更多
- 2. British informal cause (someone) to feel extremely upset or disappointed it guts me to think about what my mother and brother missed out on