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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 gut·ter /ˈgʌtɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 gut·ter /ˈgətɚ/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gut·ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Guttered p. pr. & vb. n. Guttering.]
 1. To cut or form into small longitudinal hollows; to channel.
 2. To supply with a gutter or gutters. [R.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gut·ter, v. i. To become channeled, as a candle when the flame flares in the wind.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gut·ter n.
 1. A channel at the eaves of a roof for conveying away the rain; an eaves channel; an eaves trough.
 2. A small channel at the roadside or elsewhere, to lead off surface water.
    Gutters running with ale.   --Macaulay.
 3. Any narrow channel or groove; as, a gutter formed by erosion in the vent of a gun from repeated firing.
 Gutter member Arch., an architectural member made by treating the outside face of the gutter in a decorative fashion, or by crowning it with ornaments, regularly spaced, like a diminutive battlement.
 Gutter plane, a carpenter's plane with a rounded bottom for planing out gutters.
 Gutter snipe, a neglected boy running at large; a street Arab. [Slang]
 Gutter stick Printing, one of the pieces of furniture which separate pages in a form.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a channel along the eaves or on the roof; collects and
           carries away rainwater [syn: trough]
      2: 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" [syn: sewer, toilet]
      3: a worker who guts things (fish or buildings or cars etc.)
      4: a tool for gutting fish
      v 1: burn unsteadily, feebly, or low; flicker; "The cooling lava
           continued to gutter toward lower ground"
      2: flow in small streams; "Tears guttered down her face"
      3: wear or cut gutters into; "The heavy rain guttered the soil"
      4: provide with gutters; "gutter the buildings"

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    Heb. tsinnor, (2 Sam. 5:8). This Hebrew word occurs only
    elsewhere in Ps. 42:7 in the plural, where it is rendered
    "waterspouts." It denotes some passage through which water
    passed; a water-course.
      In Gen. 30:38, 41 the Hebrew word rendered "gutters" is
    _rahat_, and denotes vessels overflowing with water for cattle
    (Ex. 2:16); drinking-troughs.