Definition of gutsily in US English:



  • See gutsy

    • ‘Many of you in this room gutsily got out the word.’
    • ‘Dee is a strong character, put upon by events way outside her control, but always gutsily fighting back.’
    • ‘His originality is in visualizing thought via gutsily graphic means and in rendering unthinkable violence even more extreme through hallucinatory abstraction.’
    • ‘That promotion prize so cherished, and so gutsily won by City, was then followed by the longest uninterrupted stint as an established Second Division club, then more fatefully by demotion to the basement.’
    • ‘But it was the way she won her races, gutsily from the front, as well as that ungainly action, which captured the hearts of the racing public.’