Definitions of gutter

  1. To be hollowed or channelled; to run in drops, as a candle.
  2. To form a channel in; become channeled.
  3. To cut or form into small longitudinal hollows; to channel.
  4. To supply with a gutter or gutters.
  5. To cut into small channels; furnish with narrow channels for carrying off water.
  6. To cut or form into small hollows.
  7. To make gutters in.
  8. To become channeled, as a candle when the flame flares in the wind.
  9. To divide into channels.
  10. To become hollowed: to run down in drops, as a candle.
  11. provide with gutters, of buildings
  12. wear or cut gutters into; " The heavy rain guttered the soil"
  13. flow in small streams; " Tears guttered down her face"
  14. To cut into small hollows.
  15. To form into small hollows or channels.
  16. A channel at the eaves of a roof for conveying away the rain; an eaves channel; an eaves trough.
  17. A small channel at the roadside or elsewhere, to lead off surface water.
  18. Any narrow channel or groove; as, a gutter formed by erosion in the vent of a gun from repeated firing.
  19. A channel for carrying away water.
  20. A channel at the eaves of a roof for conveying away the drops: a channel for water.
  21. Channel for water; groove.
  22. A channel to carry off rain water, as along the eaves of a house or at the side of a road; a trench; trough.
  23. A channel for conveying away water.
  24. A channel or hollow for conveying water; any hollow piece of wood or metal for conveying waste water.
  25. a tool for gutting fish
  26. a worker who guts things ( fish or buildings or cars etc.)
  27. misfortune resulting in lost effort or money; " his career was in the gutter"; " all that work went down the sewer"; " pensions are in the toilet"
  28. provide with gutters; " gutter the buildings"