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gut

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1 guts plural the internal organs of the body
  • the student dissected the frog and looked at its guts with a mixture of fascination and disgust

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4 the part of the body between the chest and the pelvis
  • eating too many french fries will result in a substantial gut

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5 an enlarged or bulging abdomen
  • an ever-expanding gut was sorry evidence that she had been neglecting her workouts

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6 the seat of one's deepest thoughts and emotions
  • the film packs an emotional wallop that the viewer will feel in his gut

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gut

verb

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to take the internal organs out of
  • you'll need to gut the fish and wash it out before you can cook it

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The first known use of gut was before the 12th century

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“Gut.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gut. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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