gutter wound n.
A tangential wound that makes a surface furrow without breaking the skin.
noun An exciting and suspenseful occasion; cliffhanger: It wasn’t a cakewalk, but it wasn’t exactly a gut-thumper either (1980s+)
[guht-uh-fawrm] /ˈgʌt əˌfɔrm/ adjective 1. shaped like a drop.
[guht] /gʌt/ noun 1. the alimentary canal, especially between the pylorus and the anus, or some portion of it. Compare , , . 2. guts. 3. the belly; stomach; abdomen. 4. the substance forming the case of the intestine; intestinal tissue or fiber: sheep’s gut. 5. a preparation of the intestines of an animal, used […]
[guht-l] /ˈgʌt l/ verb (used with or without object), guttled, guttling. 1. to eat greedily or voraciously; gormandize.