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GUTTER





Definition:

  1. [noun] a channel along the eaves or on the roof; collects and carries away rainwater
    Synonyms: trough

  2. [noun] 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"
    Synonyms: sewer, toilet

  3. [noun] a worker who guts things (fish or buildings or cars etc.)

  4. [noun] a tool for gutting fish

  5. [verb] burn unsteadily, feebly, or low; flicker; "The cooling lava continued to gutter toward lower ground"

  6. [verb] flow in small streams; "Tears guttered down her face"

  7. [verb] wear or cut gutters into; "The heavy rain guttered the soil"

  8. [verb] provide with gutters; "gutter the buildings"

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