• Gut Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One of the prepared entrails of an animal, esp. of a sheep, used for various purposes. See Catgut.
  2. (v. t.) To plunder of contents; to destroy or remove the interior or contents of; as, a mob gutted the bouse.
  3. (n.) 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.
  4. (v. t.) To take out the bowels from; to eviscerate.
  5. (n.) An intenstine; a bowel; the whole alimentary canal; the enteron; (pl.) bowels; entrails.
  6. (n.) A narrow passage of water; as, the Gut of Canso.

Bowel, Catgut, Intestine,

• Gutta Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One of a series of ornaments, in the form of a frustum of a cone, attached to the lower part of the triglyphs, and also to the lower faces of the mutules, in the Doric order; -- called also campana, and drop.
  2. (n.) A drop.