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spill one's guts

Definition of spill one's guts


  1. :  to tell one's secrets or private feelings to another person <What makes some people want to spill their guts on national television?>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  kill, destroy

    :  to cause (blood) to be lost by wounding

    :  to cause or allow especially accidentally or unintentionally to fall, flow, or run out so as to be lost or wasted

  1. :  the act or an instance of spilling

    :  a fall from a horse or vehicle or an erect position

    :  something spilled

  1. :  a wooden splinter

    :  a small roll or twist of paper or slip of wood for lighting a fire

gutplay guts
  1. :  bowels, entrails

    :  the basic visceral or emotional part of a person

    :  alimentary canal

  1. :  eviscerate

    :  to extract all the essential passages or portions from

    :  to destroy the inside of

  1. :  arising from one's inmost self :  visceral

    :  having strong impact or immediate relevance

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