Simple Definition of gutsy
: very tough or brave : showing courage
: having a strong and appealing flavor
Full Definition of gutsy
1 : marked by courage, pluck, or determination <a gutsy little fighter> <a gutsy decision>
2 a : expressing or characterized by basic physical senses or passions <gutsy macho talk> <gutsy country blues> b : rough or plain in style : not bland or sophisticated <a gutsy soup>
gutsilyplay \-sə-lē\ adverb
Examples of gutsy in a sentence
That was a very gutsy decision.
<a gutsy coach willing to let her team improvise on the court>
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