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Definition 1: a strong cord made from the intestines of sheep and used in surgery - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for gut in the sense of this definition

(gut is a kind of ...) a line made of twisted fibers or threads

"the bundle was tied with a cord"

(... is made of the substance gut) thread of catgut or silk or wire used by surgeons to stitch tissues together

Definition 2: the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for gut in the sense of this definition

(gut is a kind of ...) a main organ that is situated inside the body

(... is a kind of gut ) the longest part of the alimentary canal; where digestion is completed

(... is a kind of gut ) beginning with the cecum and ending with the rectum; includes the cecum and the colon and the rectum; extracts moisture from food residues which are later excreted as feces

(gut is a part of ...) the caudal part of the alimentary canal in vertebrate embryos

(... is part of gut) the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis

Definition 3: a narrow channel or strait - [noun denoting object]

(gut is a kind of ...) a deep and relatively narrow body of water (as in a river or a harbor or a strait linking two larger bodies) that allows the best passage for vessels

"the ship went aground in the channel"

Definition 4: remove the guts of - [verb of contact]

Samples where gut or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • gut the sheep

(gut is a kind of ...) remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

"remove a threat" "remove a wrapper" "Remove the dirty dishes from the table" "take the gun from your pocket" "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

Definition 5: empty completely; destroy the inside of - [verb of contact]

Samples where gut or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Gut the building

(gut is a kind of ...) make void or empty of contents

"Empty the box" "The alarm emptied the building"

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