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English noun: gut

1. gut (body) the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus

Synonymsbowel, intestine

Broader (hypernym)internal organ, viscus

Narrower (hyponym)large intestine, small intestine

Part holonymhindgut

Part meronymabdomen, belly, stomach, venter

2. gut (object) a narrow channel or strait

Broader (hypernym)channel

3. gut (artifact) a strong cord made from the intestines of sheep and used in surgery


Broader (hypernym)cord

Substance meronymsuture

English verb: gut

1. gut (contact) empty completely; destroy the inside of

SamplesGut the building.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)empty

2. gut (contact) remove the guts of

SamplesGut the sheep.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)remove, take, take away, withdraw

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