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gutty

[ guht-ee ]
/ ˈgʌt i /
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adjective, gut·ti·er, gut·ti·est.

Informal. showing spirit; plucky; gutsy: a gutty attempt to kick a field goal.

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Origin of gutty

First recorded in 1935–40; gut + -y1
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British Dictionary definitions for gutty

gutty
/ (ˈɡʌtɪ) /

noun plural -ties Irish dialect

an urchin or delinquent
a low-class person

Word Origin for gutty

probably from gutter, perhaps from the compound guttersnipe
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