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British English: /ɡʌt/
American English: /ɡət/

Translation of gut in French:


  • 1 [informal] (abdomen, belly)
    bide (m) [informal]
    he was shot in the gut
    on lui a tiré dans le bide [informal]
  • 3before n (instinctive, basic)
    (feeling, nationalism, reaction)
    viscéral, instinctif/-ive
    premier/-ière (before n)
    it's a gut issue
    c'est une question de tripes [informal]
    my gut feeling is that …
    je pense instinctivement que …

also: guts plural noun

  • 1 [informal] (insides)
    (of human) tripes [informal] fpl
    (of animal) entrailles fpl
    (of building) entrailles fpl
    (of machine) rouages mpl
    to have a pain in one's guts
    avoir mal au bide [informal]
  • 2 (courage)
    cran (m) [informal]
    to have the guts to do something
    avoir le cran de faire quelque chose [informal]
    he's a president with guts
    c'est un président qui a du cran [informal]

transitive verb p prés etc -tt-

  • 1 (Culinary)
    vider (fish, animal)
  • 3 (strip) we gutted the house
    nous avons tout refait dans la maison

also: gutted past participle adjective

  • (British English) [informal]
    abattu, découragé, dégoûté
    he was gutted
    ça lui a fichu un coup [informal]


to hate somebody's guts

ne pas pouvoir blairer quelqu'un [slang]

to work one's guts [slang] out

se crever le cul au boulot [slang]

to scream one's guts [slang] out

crier à s'en faire claquer le larynx [informal]
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