Definition of 'gutter'
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The candles gutter as he works on through the small hours. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They should get on with the job because the country is going down the gutter. Times, Sunday Times (2010)What else gutters but a flame? Times, Sunday Times (2009)To take a man's life in this way is the politics of the gutter. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I was going down the gutter. The Sun (2013)As we set off for the airport I turn the car into a deep gutter. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He said: 'This is the most ridiculous sort of gutter politics. The Sun (2012)It's the sort of thing they like to do, along with abolishing eaves and hiding gutters. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Also great when making repairs to windows or gutters, as you can work away from the wall, unlike a normal ladder. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They make loud wailing cries, especially in the early morning, they leave foul messes on the roof and their nests block gutters. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Grade I listed and needs work on tower and spire, a new gutter and drainage system. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Used Occasionally. gutter is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'gutter'
British English: gutter NOUN
The gutter is the edge of a road next to the pavement, where rain water collects and flows away.
It is supposed to be washed down the gutter and into the city's vast sewage system.
Definition of gutter from the Collins English Dictionary
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