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Definitions of gut

  1. the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
  2. a strong cord made from the intestines of sheep and used in surgery
  3. empty completely; destroy the inside of; " Gut the building"
  4. remove the guts of; " gut the sheep"
  5. A narrow passage of water; as, the Gut of Canso.
  6. An intenstine; a bowel; the whole alimentary canal; the enteron; ( pl.) bowels; entrails.
  7. One of the prepared entrails of an animal, esp. of a sheep, used for various purposes. See Catgut.
  8. The sac of silk taken from a silkworm ( when ready to spin its cocoon), for the purpose of drawing it out into a thread. This, when dry, is exceedingly strong, and is used as the snood of a fish line.
  9. To take out the bowels from; to eviscerate.
  10. To plunder of contents; to destroy or remove the interior or contents of; as, a mob gutted the bouse.
  11. A narrow passage of water; as, the of Canso.
  12. The intestinal canal; an intestine; catgut; a narrow channel or strait.
  13. To extract the entrails of; to plunder, or empty entirely; destroy the inside of.
  14. Gutted.
  15. Gutting.
  16. The intestine.
  17. See Intestine.
  18. To take out the bowels of: to plunder:- pr. p. gutting; pa. p. gutted.
  19. A bowel; catgut.
  20. To disembowel; plunder.
  21. To disembowel; despoil; plunder.
  22. The alimentary canal; an intestine: not in best usage.
  23. The intestinal canal of an animal, extending, with many circumvolutions, from the pylorus to the anus, or a part of it; a string made of gut; a narrow channel; the stomach.
  24. To eviscerate; to plunder of contents.
  25. The intestinal canal reaching with many convolutions from the stomach to the anus; a passage or strait.
  26. To take out the inside of anything; to plunder thoroughly.
  27. The intestine or part thereof, according to the structure of the animal.
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Quotes of gut

  1. Keep the faith, don't lose your perseverance and always trust your gut extinct. – Paula Abdul
  2. I never get the accountants in before I start up a business. It's done on gut feeling, especially if I can see that they are taking the mickey out of the consumer. – Richard Branson
  3. I make movies based on gut – Jerry Bruckheimer
  4. I think these movies are as much for people of that time as for people who weren't born. For people who weren't born, they see how leaders must act under a crisis situation, not trying to be re -elected or not trying to check polls, that they go from their gut check. – Kevin Costner
  5. From a writing point of view, you now have teams of screenwriters working with a director. What's lost in the process is the power of that one heart, brain, gut and soul that makes something an original piece of writing. – Joe Eszterhas
  6. You have to master not only the art of listening to your head, you must also master listening to your heart and listening to your gut – Carly Fiorina
  7. Perhaps there is an idea among Japanese students that one general difference between Japanese and Western poetry is that the former cultivates short forms and the latter longer ones, gut this is only in part true. – Lafcadio Hearn
  8. I just want real reactions. I want people to laugh from the gut be sad from the gut -or get angry from the gut – Andy Kaufman
  9. What you need to do is get that tape measure out, and start measuring that gut Then you start working out and you start eating properly till that gut gets down close to it was when you were in your 20's. Then you'll find out what your weight should be. – Jack LaLanne
  10. My gut tells me and continues to tell me that the Conservative party is on a road back to government. – Peter MacKay
  11. What starts the process, really, are laughs and slights and snubs when you are a kid. If your anger is deep enough and strong enough, you learn that you can change those attitudes by excellence, personal gut performance. – Richard M. Nixon
  12. You can only really open yourself up so far to someone that you don't truly love- you keep something back when you know somewhere in your gut that this relationship is going to be forever. – Piper Perabo
  13. Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make. – Donald Trump
  14. I wouldn't dream of working on something that didn't make my gut rumble and my heart want to explode. – Kate Winslet

Usage examples for gut

  1. And do they carry a strange length of branch with a tight length of gut tied to each end and many small spears such as you are carrying?" – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  2. But they are brave and good fighters and we do not have the gut strung branches which throw the small spears so straight and so far. – The Return of Tharn by Howard Carleton Browne
  3. He followed me to the end of the Gut would have come farther had I not sent him back. – A Poor Man's House by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  4. You have hit the mouth of the gut – Johnstone of the Border by Harold Bindloss
  5. Tony Widger lives, I believe, somewhere down the Gut in Under Town, a place they call the Seacombe slum. – A Poor Man's House by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  6. When I marry a man it will be a man with sense 'nough not to pizen hisself on rot- gut whisky. – The Eagle's Heart by Hamlin Garland
  7. We should have said that previous to use, all gut should be soaked, and the longer the better. – Scotch Loch-Fishing by AKA Black Palmer, William Senior
  8. The other two parted their tow- ropes, and were driven through the Gut and captured. – Looking Seaward Again by Walter Runciman
  9. Vork is gut medicine." – Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards
  10. I meant to run through the gut between them. – Johnstone of the Border by Harold Bindloss
  11. His dress was an upper garment, like a shirt, made of the large gut of some sea- animal, probably the whale, and an under garment of the same shape, made of the skins of birds, dressed with the feathers on, and neatly sewed together, the feathered side being wore next his skin. – A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 16 by Robert Kerr
  12. The gut eating wolverine is a brave beast compared to you. – The Snow-Burner by Henry Oyen
  13. In gut tie, hernia, and other absolute stoppage of the bowels, symptoms of enteritis are common and the horse may, when down, strain and then sit on his haunches. – Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry by Pratt Food Co.
  14. You hain't gut a orfiss I'd take under no circumstances. – The Complete Works of Artemus Ward, Part 1 by Charles Farrar Browne
  15. Gidar the Jackal, with a dozen companions, used to gut my kitchen, and then sit out in the moonlight and howl at me in derision. – The Sa'-Zada Tales by William Alexander Fraser
  16. The string of the bow is made of gut – Memoir of William Watts McNair by J. E. Howard
  17. Do you know this gut – Johnstone of the Border by Harold Bindloss
  18. Should either of these stand out with extra prominence from the others, it should be picked up with a pair of forceps, and ligatured with either carbolized gut or silk. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  19. It's how they set up their ningen kankei, their relationship with the other guy, and it's also the way they fine- tune their honne, their gut feeling about a situation. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  20. Next comes Plum Island, separated from the Long Island shore by a narrow and swift channel known as Plum Gut through which cunning yachtsmen sometimes steer. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake

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