come a gutser
- Australian /NZ informal Suffer a failure or defeat.Example sentences
- After all, he is not much different to an adventurer who comes a gutser in the ocean somewhere and expects others to risk their lives saving him.
- The people who think that they can keep slugging the motorist - the average person who just goes down the road - for more dollars or cents per litre of petrol and then add road tolls will find that they will come a gutser.
Early 20th century: from the noun gut.
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