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gutty 1

Pronunciation: /ˈɡʌti/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun (plural gutties)

Irish & Scottish informal
A plimsoll.
Example sentences
  • A pair of plimsolls - we used to call them gutties - was purchased for the princely sum of 10, and the kindly police officers then drove him back to the stadium in plenty of time for the match.
  • I rushed home and said to Mammy, "I didn't want those gutties, I wanted black patent shoes with square buckles."
  • He sat on the bench and changed his shoes for a black pair of gutties.

Origin

From gutta-percha, because the soles of the shoes are made of rubber.

Words that rhyme with gutty

butty, cutty, nutty, puttee, putty, rutty, smutty

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Line breaks: gutty

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There are 2 main definitions of gutty in English:

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gutty 2

Pronunciation: /ˈɡədē/

adjective (guttier, guttiest)

North American informal
Gutsy.
Example sentences
  • Whether you like him or loathe him, you have to give him props for one of the game's all-time great gutty performances.
  • The question has a sticky personal dimension, that of presidential character and the president's own gutty willingness to take decisive action.
  • They're gutty and gritty and fundamental and fearless.

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Syllabification: gut·ty

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