gutter gutter  /ˈɡə tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a channel along the eaves or on the roof; collects and carries away rainwater
  2. (n) misfortune resulting in lost effort or money
  3. (n) a worker who guts things (fish or buildings or cars etc.)
  4. (n) a tool for gutting fish
  5. (v) burn unsteadily, feebly, or low; flicker
  6. (v) flow in small streams
  7. (v) wear or cut gutters into
  8. (v) provide with gutters

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. His improvised melodies and singing could be as lofty as a moon flight or as low-down as the blood drops of a street thug dying in the gutter.
  2. Many worry that Lai will repeat his Hong Kong tactics, attracting readers while dragging Taiwan's journalism into the gutter.
  3. Just around the corner, a boxy Fiat cuts us off and sends us veering into the gutter.

News

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    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Sandusky Register

  2. Gutter Helmet® by Harry Helmet™ Makes Important Donation to Pittsburgh’s Wounded Warrior Office

    Home improvement company joins forces with KDKA-AM CBS Radio to raise $4,000 for wounded veterans. (PRWeb June 10, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/GutterHelmetbyHarryHelmet/06/prweb10809529.htm
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. LeafFilter Gutter Protection hosts 2013 University of Akron Zips Football golf outing

    HUDSON, Ohio, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LeafFilter™ Gutter Protection, the nation's leading gutter protection company, has been named the 2013 title sponsor for the University of Akron Summer Jamboree ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. Clinton said, "Today I am challenging Senator Obama to a bowl-off. A Bowling Night. Right here in Pennsylvania. Winner take all. I'll even spot him two frames. It's time for his campaign to get out of the gutter and allow all of the pins to be...
    on Apr 1, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: NBC Augusta

  2. "Well, I'm not going to get in the gutter like that," Richardson said. "And you know, that's typical of many of the people around Sen. Clinton. They think they have a sense of entitlement to the presidency."
    on Mar 23, 2008 By: Bill Richardson Source: CNN

  3. "He didn't know who I was," said Autrey. "He was incoherent. The train comes and I have to make the decision whether to struggle and try to get him up to the platform or dive for the gutter and just push him back. So my thing was to just push...
    on Jan 3, 2007 By: Wesley Autrey Source: WSOCtv.com

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