- Informal. showing spirit; plucky; gutsy: a gutty attempt to kick a field goal.
Origin of gutty
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Examples from the Web for gutty
They were "gutty" balls, mind, which did not fly away off the irons like the rubber-cores.
Certainly the score with which the championship was won was phenomenally low for those days of gutty balls.
With a gutty ball it was really a fine long, slashing carry, and to play short was sometimes the better part of valour.
There were more short drivers than there are now, in the days of the solid "gutty" ball.
This was good work for a lady, especially as I rather fancy she must have been using the gutty ball at that time.The Happy Golfer
- an urchin or delinquent
- a low-class person
probably from gutter, perhaps from the compound guttersnipe
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