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  1. gutsnoun

    The entrails or contents of the abdomen.

    insides, entrails, viscera, guttings, innards

  2. gutsnoun

    Courage; determination.

    balls, pluck, nerve

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. guts

    entrails, viscera, bowels, intestines

Princeton's WordNet

  1. backbone, grit, guts, moxie, sand, gumptionnoun

    fortitude and determination

    "he didn't have the guts to try it"

    mainstay, good sense, lynchpin, grit, mother wit, spine, sand, gritrock, horse sense, gritstone, spinal column, keystone, common sense, linchpin, back, backbone, gumption, anchor, rachis, moxie, vertebral column, sense

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gutsnoun

    viscera, intestines, entrails, bowels, inwards

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. gutsnoun

    intestines, bowels, entrails

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "guts":

    balls, casings, bowels, entrails, intestines, insides, loins, innards


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  1. Bernie Sanders:

    Dejected Democrats's going to have a lot of explaining to do to the people of West Virginia to tell them why Dejected Democrats doesn't have the guts to take on the drug companies to lower the cost of prescription drugs ; why Dejected Democrats is not prepared to expand home health care.

  2. Julie Centrella:

    My father passed away from cancer and as bad as that was, the Alzheimer’s is worse, you become numb to it because you’re losing your loved one by degrees. First, they don’t know who you are, and that’s shocking, and that guts you — and they don’t know who your children are. Then you get over that — and soon the day comes where they can’t really speak or smile at you.

  3. Attorney Davidson:

    Michael Cohen suggested that it would be appropriate for me to go out into the media and spill my guts.

  4. Cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki:

    I just got lucky that we couldn't find a theater to do all the guts of the theater and all the hallways and dressing rooms that worked, and because of that, we had to chop.

  5. Sherry Erb:

    He's got guts, we know that, and we need guts.

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    A synonym for "drooping"
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