gutsy

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adjective \ˈgət-sē\

Definition of gutsy

gutsier

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gutsiest

  1. 1 :  marked by courage, pluck, or determination a gutsy little fighter a gutsy decision

  2. 2a :  expressing or characterized by basic physical senses or passions gutsy macho talk gutsy country bluesb :  rough or plain in style :  not bland or sophisticated a gutsy soup

gutsily

play \ˈgət-sə-lē\ adverb

gutsiness

noun

Examples of gutsy in a sentence

  1. That was a very gutsy decision.

  2. a gutsy coach willing to let her team improvise on the court

Circa 1893

First Known Use of gutsy

circa 1893


GUTSY Defined for English Language Learners

gutsy

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adjective \ˈgət-sē\

Definition of gutsy for English Language Learners

  • : very tough or brave : showing courage

  • : having a strong and appealing flavor



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