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Synonyms for guy

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  1. guy, cat, hombre, bozonoun

    an informal term for a youth or man

    "a nice guy"; "the guy's only doing it for some doll"

    guy rope, hombre, khat, zany, cat-o'-nine-tails, goofball, fathead, goof, twat, cat, cuckoo, goose, computerized tomography, computed tomography, computerized axial tomography, jackass, true cat, bozo, big cat, quat, kat, computed axial tomography, guy cable, qat, guy wire

  2. Guynoun

    an effigy of Guy Fawkes that is burned on a bonfire on Guy Fawkes Day

    guy cable, cat, guy rope, bozo, guy wire, hombre

  3. guy, guy cable, guy wire, guy ropeverb

    a cable, wire, or rope that is used to brace something (especially a tent)

    guy cable, cat, guy rope, bozo, guy wire, hombre

  4. ridicule, roast, guy, blackguard, laugh at, jest at, rib, make fun, poke funverb

    subject to laughter or ridicule

    "The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house"; "The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher"; "His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday"

    clapperclaw, blackguard, laugh at, make fun, rib, ridicule, roast, jest at, shout, poke fun, abuse

  5. guyverb

    steady or support with a guy wire or cable

    "The Italians guyed the Tower of Pisa to prevent it from collapsing"

    blackguard, laugh at, make fun, rib, ridicule, roast, jest at, poke fun

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  1. guynoun

    guy-rope, stay, shore, scarecrow, dowdy, fright, effigy

  2. guyverb

    steady, guide, shore, stay (with a rope), fool, baffle, ridicule

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  1. Lori Lightfoot:

    If you know LA, you think of Watts, you think of South Central, he worked together to make those communities safe and engaged those communities. This is a guy who knows how to get something done.

  2. Steve Taylor:

    We were all talking about it: If you shoot a lion, your career’s over, this guy was a really successful guide, and he died by a lion. And I think that’s the Cecil Effect. Guides in Zimbabwe are petrified of having the world turn on them.

  3. Donald Trump:

    Is he the gentleman that was going back and forth with Russia and meeting with Putin? I read something, and that seems to be also where he's at, that's the guy.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A negative person gets merely the toxic people around oneself and so s/he is seen often with many; A positive guy gains only authentic buddy around oneself and so he is seen usually without any. No mismatch possible ever and this is the first and foremost LAW OF NATURE.

  5. John Boehner:

    Ted Cruz used to be my attorney a long time ago, a good guy. I don’t always agree with him. But he’s a good guy.

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