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as in inside(s)
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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as in stomach
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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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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verb

as in to clean
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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adjective

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“Gut.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gut. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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