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gutter

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of gutter


gutter

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of gutter

  1. 1 a pipe or channel for carrying off water from a roof one of his chores is to clean leaves and sticks out of the gutters before winter sets in Synonyms drainpipe, eaves trough, rainspout, spout, trough, waterspout Related Words drain, flume, sluice; conduit, duct; aqueduct

  2. 2 a long narrow channel dug in the earth rainwater running off the road into the gutters Synonyms dike, fosse (or foss), ditch, sheugh [chiefly Scottish], trench, troughRelated Words acequia [Southwest], culvert, drain, draw, gully (also gulley), ravine; drill, furrow; ha-ha, moat, stank [British dialect], sunk fence; kennel



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