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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A low area along a road to carry off water. Also: A trough fixed under or along the eaves for draining rainwater from a roof.

Usage examples (5)
  • We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
  • This kind of gutter-trail sour-grapes shouldn't surprise anyone.
  • Reply to 'gutter' criticism by Margie Burns on Friday, Jan 23, 2009 at 12: 22: 22 PM
  • And as Ana Marie and I agree, you know, Don didn't need that kind of gutter-ball humor. for more
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