gutless

adjective gut·less \ ˈgət-ləs \
Updated on: 9 Mar 2018

Definition of gutless

1 : lacking courage : cowardly
2 : lacking significance or vitality

gutlessness

noun

Examples of gutless in a Sentence

  1. a gutless attack on a writer who is now deceased and unable to defend herself

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First Known Use of gutless

1900

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Definition of gutless for English Language Learners

  • : lacking courage



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