gutter

gutter
I ['gʌtə(r)]
nome
1) (on roof) grondaia f.; (in street) canaletto m. di drenaggio, di scolo
2) fig.

the language of the gutter — il linguaggio di strada

to come up from the gutter — venire dalla strada o dai bassifondi

II ['gʌtə(r)]
verbo intransitivo [flame, candle] tremolare, guizzare
* * *
noun
(a channel for carrying away water, especially at the edge of a road or roof: The gutters are flooded with water.) grondaia
* * *
gutter /ˈgʌtə(r)/
n.
1 (edil.) grondaia; doccia
2 cunetta; fossetto di scolo; zanella
3 (fig.) fogna, fango, marciapiede (fig.): language [manners] of the gutter, linguaggio [maniere] da marciapiede (o da trivio)
4 canaletta di scolo; rigagnolo
5 (metall.) gola di bavatura
6 (ind. min.) canaletto di drenaggio
7 (tipogr.) margine interno
● (fam. spreg.) gutter child, ragazzo di strada; monello; scugnizzo □ gutter press, stampa scandalistica, d'infimo ordine □ (fig.) to rise from the gutter, venire dal nulla; essere di bassi natali.
(to) gutter /ˈgʌtə(r)/
A v. i.
1 (d'una candela) colare; sgocciolare
2 (di luce) brillare fiocamente
B v. t.
1 (edil.) provvedere (una casa) di grondaie (o di docce)
2 provvedere (una strada) di cunette.
* * *
I ['gʌtə(r)]
nome
1) (on roof) grondaia f.; (in street) canaletto m. di drenaggio, di scolo
2) fig.

the language of the gutter — il linguaggio di strada

to come up from the gutter — venire dalla strada o dai bassifondi

II ['gʌtə(r)]
verbo intransitivo [flame, candle] tremolare, guizzare

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