1 a channel along the eaves or on the roof; collects and carries away rainwater [syn: trough]
2 misfortune resulting in lost effort or money; "his career was in the gutter"; "all that work went down the sewer"; "pensions are in the toilet" [syn: sewer, toilet]
3 a worker who guts things (fish or buildings or cars etc.)
4 a tool for gutting fish
1 burn unsteadily, feebly, or low; flicker; "The cooling lava continued to gutter toward lower ground"
2 flow in small streams; "Tears guttered down her face"
3 wear or cut gutters into; "The heavy rain guttered the soil"
4 provide with gutters; "gutter the buildings"
- Finnish: katuoja
duct or channel
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something distasteful or morally questionable
- Finnish: rappio
- Finnish: rappiollinen
to melt away or fail from becoming channeled on one side
to flicker as if about to be extinguished
Gutter may refer to:
- Gutter (comic), a British adult-oriented comic from the 1990s
In design and printing
- Gutter, the blank space, in editorial design, at which two pages come together in a two-page spread
- Gutter, in typography, the space between columns of printed text
- Gutter, in comics, the space between the panels of a comic strip or comic book page
- Gutter (philately), the space between panes of postage stamps that creates configurations of "gutter pairs" or "gutter blocks"
gutter in German: Gosse (Begriffsklärung)
gutter in French: Gouttière
gutter in Dutch: Goot
gutter in Dutch Low Saxon: Geute
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