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GUTS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does guts mean? 

GUTS (noun)
  The noun GUTS has 1 sense:

1. fortitude and determination

  Familiarity information: GUTS used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


GUTS (noun)


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Meaning:

Fortitude and determination

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

guts; moxie; backbone; grit; gumption; sand

Context example:

he didn't have the guts to try it

Hypernyms ("guts" is a kind of...):

fortitude (strength of mind that enables one to endure adversity with courage)

Domain usage:

colloquialism (a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech)


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