Definition of gutser in English:

gutser

(also gutzer)

noun

Australian, NZ
informal
  • A heavy fall or collision.

Phrases

  • come a gutser

    • informal Suffer a failure or defeat.

      • ‘After all, he is not much different to an adventurer who comes a gutser in the ocean somewhere and expects others to risk their lives saving him.’
      • ‘The people who think that they can keep slugging the motorist - the average person who just goes down the road - for more dollars or cents per litre of petrol and then add road tolls will find that they will come a gutser.’

Origin

Early 20th century: from the noun gut.

Pronunciation:

gutser

/ˈɡʌtsə/