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English definition of “gut”


verb [T] (EMPTY A BUILDING)    /ɡʌt/ (-tt-)
to destroy the inside of a building completely , usually by fire : A fire gutted the bookshop last week .Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling to remove the inside parts and contents of a building , usually so that it can be decorated in a completely new wayEmptying
(Definition of gut verb (EMPTY A BUILDING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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