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gut out

transitive verb

Definition of gut out

  1. :  to remove in the process of gutting the forests were gutted out and mined in the same fashion as the minerals — Lewis Mumford

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Origin and Etymology of gut out

2gut + out


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gut out

verb

Definition of gut out

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to snuff out burned so feebly and was so quickly gutted out — Van Wyck Brooks

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to gutter and go out

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Origin and Etymology of gut out

probably alteration (influenced by 1gut out) of gutter out


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