Synonyms of gutter


1. gutter, trough, channel

usage: a channel along the eaves or on the roof; collects and carries away rainwater

2. gutter, sewer, toilet, misfortune, bad luck, tough luck, ill luck

usage: 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"

3. gutter, worker

usage: a worker who guts things (fish or buildings or cars etc.)

4. gutter, hand tool

usage: a tool for gutting fish


1. gutter, burn, glow

usage: burn unsteadily, feebly, or low; flicker; "The cooling lava continued to gutter toward lower ground"

2. gutter, run, flow, feed, course

usage: flow in small streams; "Tears guttered down her face"

3. gutter, probe, dig into, poke into

usage: wear or cut gutters into; "The heavy rain guttered the soil"

4. gutter, provide, supply, ply, cater

usage: provide with gutters; "gutter the buildings"

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