Definition of the gutter
- He squandered all his money and wound up in the gutter.
: a trough along the eaves to catch and carry off rainwater
: a low area (as at the edge of a street) to carry off surface water (as to a sewer)
: a trough or groove to catch and direct something
: to cut or wear gutters in
: to provide with a gutter
: to flow in rivulets
: of, relating to, or characteristic of the gutter
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