Definitions of guy

  1. an informal term for a youth or man; " a nice guy"; " the guy's only doing it for some doll"
  2. a rope or cable that is used to brace something ( especially a tent)
  3. ( British) an effigy of Guy Fawkes that is burned on a bonfire on Guy Fawkes Day
  4. steady with a guy
  5. an effigy of Guy Fawkes that is burned on a bonfire on Guy Fawkes Day
  6. steady or support with with a guy wire or cable; " The Italians guyed the Tower of Pisa to prevent it from collapsing"
  7. subject to laughter or ridicule; " The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house"; " The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher"; " His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday"
  8. A rope, chain, or rod attached to anything to steady it; as: a rope to steady or guide an object which is being hoisted or lowered; a rope which holds in place the end of a boom, spar, or yard in a ship; a chain or wire rope connecting a suspension bridge with the land on either side to prevent lateral swaying; a rod or rope attached to the top of a structure, as of a derrick, and extending obliquely to the ground, where it is fastened.
  9. To steady or guide with a guy.
  10. A grotesque effigy, like that of Guy Fawkes, dressed up in England on the fifth of November, the day of the Gunpowder Plot.
  11. A person of queer looks or dress.
  12. To fool; to baffle; to make ( a person) an object of ridicule.
  13. A grotesque effigy, like that of Fawkes, dressed up in England on the fifth of November, the day of the Gunpowder Plot.
  14. A rope, chain, etc., to swing and keep steady a heavy body; coiloquially, a person of queer looks or dress.
  15. To steady or guide with a rope or chain; colloquially, to ridicule.
  16. A rope to guide or steady any suspended weight.
  17. An effigy of Guy Fawkes, dressed up grotesquely on the day of the Gunpowder plot: an odd figure.
  18. Rope to guide or steady a suspended weight.
  19. A stay- rope, as for steadying a mast.
  20. To ridicule; quiz.
  21. A person of grotesque appearance.
  22. A rope attached to anything to steady it.
  23. A person grotesquely got up, like an effigy of Guy Fawkes on Gunpowder Plot day.
  24. In a ship, a rope used to keep a heavy body steady while hoisting or lowering; a wire rope, chain, or rod to steady and prevent undulations in a suspension bridge.
  25. A grotesque effigy of Guy Fawkes; a person dressed in an odd or fantastic manner.

Antonyms for guy

beast, BEASTIE, brute, critter, animal.

Quotes of guy

  1. The business that people do in LA on the social level is amazing. You go to a restaurant, bump into this guy or that guy The next day you get a call, and they want you in their movie. – Kevin Bacon
  2. I ignore Hallmark Holidays. And this comes from a guy who has sold a million Opus greeting cards. – Berkeley Breathed
  3. Sometimes I'd like to play the bad guy and sometimes I'd like to die in a movie. – Jackie Chan
  4. The other guy I dug a lot was Burroughs because he was a smart man already; he learned it through the druggie pool- the street scene of an old aristocratic kind of man. – Gregory Corso
  5. I went over to say hi to Rob and he introduced me to Wayne and Fred. I had made a radical purchase of some brown Beatle boots. Wayne was like 'Where did you get those boots! Who is this guy – Michael Davis
  6. Guy Rivers, a conventional piece as regards the love affair which makes a part of the plot, is a tale of deadly strife between the laws of Georgia and a fiendish bandit. – Carl Clinton Van Doren
  7. I think I have the right to know what Steve Forbes paid in taxes- I don't think there should be a law. I think there should be a presumption. I wouldn't vote for a guy who wouldn't reveal what he paid in taxes. That kind of thing. – Esther Dyson
  8. For lack of a better term, they've labeled me a sex symbol. It's flattering and it should happen to every bald, overweight guy – Dennis Franz
  9. You have to love the guy that you play, even if you play the villain, you've got to love him. – Andy Garcia
  10. The interesting thing is how one guy through living out his own fantasies, is living out the fantasies of so many other people. – Hugh Hefner
  11. When you really don't like a guy they're all over you, and as soon as you act like you like them, they're no longer interested. – Beyonce Knowles
  12. I'm a guy that likes to sit in one place. – Harvey Pekar
  13. I don't like the designated hitter. A guy who plays should be able to catch and hit. – Marge Schott
  14. Success? You can't get a big head about it. When people stare at me, they could be whispering to their friend, 'That guy sucks! Have you seen him before? He's horrible.' – David Spade
  15. If a guy hits. 300 every year, what does he have to look forward to? I always tried to stay around. 190, with three or four RBI. And I tried to get them all in September. That way I always had something to talk about during the winter. – Bob Uecker

Usage examples for guy

  1. It's a good one- except for the guy that gets it." – The Unspeakable Perk by Samuel Hopkins Adams
  2. Can a guy stand it? – The Planet Strappers by Raymond Zinke Gallun
  3. " When we want that guy we'll hunt him out ourselves. – Ralestone Luck by Andre Norton
  4. Almost a Jew- lookin' guy and he'd saw hard service. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  5. Guy is better to- day." – Salome by Emma Marshall
  6. Say, you don't suppose the silly guy has bolted? – The Turner Twins by Ralph Henry Barbour
  7. At last she said: " If it must be, Guy it must. – At Agincourt by G. A. Henty
  8. He was followed almost immediately by Guy Morrow. – The Crevice by William John Burns and Isabel Ostrander
  9. " I think that it is just as well that you have not," Guy said with a smile. – At Agincourt by G. A. Henty
  10. I'm afraid of the guy I got the feeling he knows exactly what he's doing and why. – The Way of Decision by M. C. Pease
  11. " That's a guy who didn't get the raise he wanted. – The Circuit Riders by R. C. FitzPatrick
  12. You ain't the guy we've been talking to! – The Machine That Saved The World by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  13. " Listen, Guy said his father. – Hector's Inheritance or The Boys of Smith Institute by Horatio Alger
  14. " I fear that you are right, we must find out," answered Guy – Adventures in Australia by W.H.G. Kingston
  15. And Guy is not your brother? – The Lifeboat by R.M. Ballantyne
  16. There is one thing, Guy upon which I never thought to ask you. – Guy Rivers: A Tale of Georgia by William Gilmore Simms
  17. A guy could do worse. – The Flockmaster of Poison Creek by George W. Ogden
  18. What possessed you to make such a guy of yourself? – The Children of Wilton Chase by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  19. You're not the guy we've been talking to, but come in! – The Machine That Saved The World by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  20. How big a guy – The Million-Dollar Suitcase by Alice MacGowan Perry Newberry

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