the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
- "Mark had eaten something that disagreed with him and now he had a pain in his gut"
- "James ate the same thing and was now puking his guts out."
a strong cord made from the intestines of sheep and used in surgery
- "Catgut, usually made from sheep intestines, is used to string some musical instruments and tennis rackets, and for surgical ligatures."
- tarmsträng [ anatomi ]
- innermost emotional or visceral response
- courage; fortitude; nerve; audacity
- "Marsha knew in her gut that something bad was going to happen in the darkened warehouse that night."
- "Walking out onto the battlefield took a lot of guts."
the essential components or inner working parts, such as of a machine; usually used in the plural
- "Mark stripped the guts out of the car, cleaned them and put them all back together, and then the motor ran efficiently."
empty completely; destroy the inside of
- "The plunderers gutted the castle and took all the contents to sell on the black market."