- 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
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- 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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