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

 guy /ˈgaɪ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Guy, v. t. To fool; to baffle; to make (a person) an object of ridicule. [Local & Collog U.S.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 guy n.  A rope, chain, or rod attached to anything to steady it; as: a rope to steady or guide an object which is being hoisted or lowered; a rope which holds in place the end of a boom, spar, or yard in a ship; a chain or wire rope connecting a suspension bridge with the land on either side to prevent lateral swaying; a rod or rope attached to the top of a structure, as of a derrick, and extending obliquely to the ground, where it is fastened.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 guy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. guyed p. pr. & vb. n. guying.] To steady or guide with a guy.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 guy, n.
 1. A grotesque effigy, like that of Guy Fawkes, dressed up in England on the fifth of November, the day of the Gunpowder Plot.
    The lady . . . who dresses like a guy.   --W. S.  Gilbert.
 2. Hence: A person of queer looks or dress. [Chiefly Brit. slang]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an informal term for a youth or man; "a nice guy"; "the
           guy's only doing it for some doll" [syn: cat, hombre,
      2: an effigy of Guy Fawkes that is burned on a bonfire on Guy
         Fawkes Day
      3: a rope or cable that is used to brace something (especially
         a tent) [syn: guy cable, guy rope]
      v 1: subject to laughter or ridicule; "The satirists ridiculed
           the plans for a new opera house"; "The students poked
           fun at the inexperienced teacher"; "His former students
           roasted the professor at his 60th birthday" [syn: ridicule,
            roast, blackguard, laugh at, jest at, rib, make
           fun, poke fun]
      2: steady or support with with a guy wire or cable; "The
         Italians guyed the Tower of Pisa to prevent it from