gutted

[ guht-id ]
/ ˈgʌt ɪd /

adjective Slang.

very sad, upset, frustrated, etc.: We were absolutely gutted to find out that our favorite Italian restaurant is closing.

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Origin of gutted

First recorded in 1990–95; gut + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for gutted

gutted
/ (ˈɡʌtɪd) /

adjective

informal disappointed and upset
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