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guana |ˈɡwɑːnə| — (US) A contraction of iguana (the lizard) made in British colonial America. (Reference: The Dinkum Dictionary : The Origins of Australian Words, Susan Butler, Text Publishing, 2001, ISBN 187648585X.)
guanaco |ɡwəˈnɑːˌkəʊ| — wild llama
guano |ˈɡwɑːnəʊ| — the excrement of sea birds; used as fertilizer
guarantee |ˌɡærənˈtiː| — a written assurance that some product or service will be provided or will meet certain specifications
guaranteed |ˌɡerənˈtiːd| — simple past tense and past participle of guarantee
guarantor |ˌɡærənˈtɔːr| — one who provides a warrant or guarantee to another
guaranty |ˌɡerənˈttɪ| — a collateral agreement to answer for the debt of another in case that person defaults
guard |ɡɑːrd| — a person who keeps watch over something or someone
guard-rail |ˈɡɑːdreɪl| — Alternative spelling of guardrail.
guarded |ˈɡɑːrdɪd| — prudent
guardedly |ˈɡɑːrdədlɪ| — in a conservative manner
guardhouse |ˈɡɑːrdhaʊs| — a military facility that serves as the headquarters for military police and in which military prisoners can be detained
guardian |ˈɡɑːrdɪən| — a person who cares for persons or property
guardianship |ˈɡɑːrdɪənʃɪp| — attention and management implying responsibility for safety
guardrail |ˈɡɑːrˌdrel| — a railing placed alongside a stairway or road for safety
guardroom |ˈɡɑːrdruːm| — a cell in which soldiers who are prisoners are confined
guards |ˈɡɑːrdz| — plural form of guard
guardsman |ˈɡɑːrdzmən| — a soldier who is a member of a unit called `the guard' or `guards'
Guatemalan |ˌɡwɑːtəˈmɑːlən| — a native or inhabitant of Guatemala
gubernatorial |ˌɡuːbərnəˈtɔːrɪəl| — relating to a governor
gudgeon |ˈɡəjən| — small spiny-finned fish of coastal or brackish waters having a large head and elongated tapering body having the ventral fins modified as a sucker
guerdon |ˈɡərdn| — a reward or payment
guerilla |ɡəˈrɪlə| — a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
guernsey |ˈɡɜːrnzɪ| — a Channel Island to the northwest of Jersey
guerrilla |ɡəˈrɪlə| — a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
guess |ɡes| — a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
guesstimate |ˈɡestɪmət| — an estimate that combines reasoning with guessing
guesswork |ˈɡeswɜːrk| — an estimate based on little or no information
guest |ɡest| — a visitor to whom hospitality is extended
guest-room |ˈɡestrʊm| — A room in a home set aside for the use of visiting guests.
guesthouse |ˈɡestˌhɑːws| — a house separate from the main house; for housing guests
guestroom |ˈɡestruːm| — a bedroom that is kept for the use of guests
guff |ɡʌf| — unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements)
guffaw |ɡəˈfɔː| — a burst of deep loud hearty laughter
guggle |ˈɡʌɡəl| — flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise
guidance |ˈɡaɪdns| — something that provides direction or advice as to a decision or course of action
guide |ɡaɪd| — someone employed to conduct others
guide-book |ˈɡaɪdbʊk| — A book that provides guidance, but especially one designed for travellers which provides local tourist information about a particular country or area.
guidebook |ˈɡaɪdbʊk| — something that offers basic information or instruction
guided |ˈɡaɪdɪd| — subject to guidance or control especially after launching
guideline |ˈɡaɪdlaɪn| — a light line that is used in lettering to help align the letters
guidepost |ˈɡaɪdpəʊst| — a rule or principle that provides guidance to appropriate behavior
guiding |ˈɡaɪdɪŋ| — exerting control or influence
guidon |ˈɡaɪdn| — A small pennant or banner carried by infantry soldiers to direct troop movement.
guild |ɡɪld| — a formal association of people with similar interests
guilder |ˈɡɪldər| — the basic unit of money in Suriname; equal to 100 cents
Guildhall |ˈɡɪldhɔːl| — the hall of a guild or corporation
guile |ɡaɪl| — shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
guileful |ˈɡaɪlfəl| — marked by skill in deception
guileless |ˈɡaɪlləs| — free of deceit
guillemot |ˈɡɪlɪmɑːt| — small black or brown speckled auks of northern seas
guillotine |ˈɡɪlətiːn| — closure imposed on the debate of specific sections of a bill
guilt |ɡɪlt| — the state of having committed an offense
guiltily |ˈɡɪltɪlɪ| — in the manner of someone who has committed an offense
guiltiness |ˈɡɪltɪnəs| — the state of having committed an offense
guiltless |ˈɡɪltləs| — free from evil or guilt
guilty |ˈɡɪltɪ| — showing a sense of guilt
guinea |ˈɡɪnɪ| — a former British gold coin worth 21 shillings
guinea-fowl |ˈɡɪnɪ faʊl| — Any of several African birds of the family Numididae (6 species) resembling partridges.
guinea-pig |ˈɡɪnɪ pɪɡ| — A tailless rodent of the the family Caviidae and the genus Cavia genus, with short ears and larger than a hamster; the species Cavia porcellus is often kept as a pet.
guinness |ˈɡɪnəs| — English stage and screen actor noted for versatility (1914-2000)
guipure |ɡɪˈpjʊə| — A kind of lace.
guise |ɡaɪz| — an artful or simulated semblance
guitar |ɡɪˈtɑːr| — a stringed instrument usually having six strings; played by strumming or plucking
guitarist |ɡɪˈtɑːrɪst| — a musician who plays the guitar
gulag |ˈɡjuːlæɡ| — a Russian prison camp for political prisoners
gulch |ɡʌltʃ| — a narrow gorge with a stream running through it
gulden |ˈɡʊldən| — the basic unit of money in Suriname; equal to 100 cents
gules |ɡjuːlz| — (heraldry) The blazoning term for red, e.g. on a coat of arms, typically represented in engraving by vertical parallel lines.
gulf |ɡʌlf| — an arm of a sea or ocean partly enclosed by land; larger than a bay
gull |ɡʌl| — a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
gullet |ˈɡʌlɪt| — the passage between the pharynx and the stomach
gullibility |ˌɡʌləˈbɪlətɪ| — tendency to believe too readily and therefore to be easily deceived
gullible |ˈɡʌləbl| — naive and easily deceived or tricked
gully |ˈɡʌlɪ| — deep ditch cut by running water (especially after a prolonged downpour)
gulosity |ɡjʊˈlɒsɪtɪ| — Excessive appetite; greediness; voracity; gluttony.
gulp |ɡʌlp| — a large and hurried swallow
gulping |ˈɡʌlpɪŋ| — a spasmodic reflex of the throat made as if in swallowing
gum |ɡʌm| — a preparation (usually made of sweetened chicle) for chewing
gum-arabic |ˈɡʌmˌærəbɪk| — An edible substance taken from one of two species of sub-Saharan acacia trees. It is used in the food industry as a stabilizer (e.g. in soda, gumdrops and marshmallows) and in other industries including pharmaceuticals, paints and polishes.
gum-tree |ˈɡʌmtriː| — A eucalyptus tree.
gumbo |ˈɡʌmbəʊ| — any of various fine-grained silty soils that become waxy and very sticky mud when saturated with water
gumboil |ˈɡʌmbɔɪl| — a boil or abscess on the gums
gumdrop |ˈɡʌmdrɑːp| — a jellied candy coated with sugar crystals
gumminess — the property of being cohesive and sticky
gummy |ˈɡʌmɪ| — having the sticky properties of an adhesive
gumption |ˈɡʌmpʃn| — sound practical judgment
gumptious |ˈɡʌmpʃəs| — working hard to promote an enterprise
gumshoe |ˈɡʌmʃuː| — someone who is a detective
gumtree — Alternative spelling of gum tree.
gun |ɡʌn| — a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel)
gun-carriage |ˈɡən ˌkerɪj| — A metal frame on which a piece of ordnance is mounted for firing or transportation.
gun-cotton |ˈɡʌnˌkɒtn| — Alternative name for nitrocellulose.
gun-shy |ʃaɪ| — Being afraid to use a gun.
gunboat |ˈɡʌnbəʊt| — a small shallow-draft boat carrying mounted guns; used by costal patrols
guncotton |ˈɡʌnˈkɑːtən| — a nitric acid ester; used in lacquers and explosives
gunfire |ˈɡʌnfaɪər| — the act of shooting a gun
gunlock |ˈɡʌnlɒk| — the action that ignites the charge in a firearm
gunman |ˈɡʌnmən| — a professional killer who uses a gun
gunnel |ˈɡənl| — wale at the top of the side of boat; topmost planking of a wooden vessel
gunner |ˈɡʌnər| — a serviceman in the artillery
gunnery |ˈɡʌnərɪ| — guns collectively
gunning |ˈɡʌnɪŋ| — Present participle of gun.
gunny |ˈɡʌnɪ| — coarse jute fabric
gunplay |ˈɡʌnpleɪ| — a fight involving shooting small arms with the intent to kill or frighten
gunpowder |ˈɡʌnpaʊdər| — a mixture of potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur in a 75:15:10 ratio which is used in gunnery, time fuses, and fireworks
gunroom |ˈɡʌnruːm| — A room where guns are stored.
gunrunning |ˈɡʌnrʌnɪŋ| — the smuggling of guns and ammunition into a country secretly and illegally
gunshot |ˈɡʌnʃɑːt| — the act of shooting a gun
gunsmith |ˈɡʌnsmɪθ| — someone who makes or repairs guns
gunstock |ˈɡʌnstɒk| — the handle of a handgun or the butt end of a rifle or shotgun or part of the support of a machine gun or artillery gun
gunwale |ˈɡʌnl| — wale at the top of the side of boat; topmost planking of a wooden vessel
gurgle |ˈɡɜːrɡl| — the bubbling sound of water flowing from a bottle with a narrow neck
gurgling |ˈɡɜːɡəlɪŋ| — A gurgling sound.
Gurkha |ˈɡɜːrkə| — a member of the Nepalese force that has been part of the British army for 200 years; known for fierceness in combat
gurnard |ˈɡərnərd| — bottom-dwelling coastal fishes with spiny armored heads and fingerlike pectoral fins used for crawling along the sea bottom
gurnet |ˈɡɜːnɪt| — Alternative form of gurnard (fish)
gurry |ˈɡɜːrɪ| — (India) A small fort.
guru |ˈɡʊruː| — a Hindu or Buddhist religious leader and spiritual teacher
gush |ɡʌʃ| — a sudden rapid flow (as of water)
gusher |ˈɡʌʃər| — an oil well with a strong natural flow so that pumping is not necessary
gusli |ˈɡʊslɪ| — (music) An ancient Russian instrument plucked in the style of a zither sometimes played on the lap and sometimes created with table legs so that the musician can play it seated next to the instrument.
gusset |ˈɡʌsɪt| — a piece of chain mail covering a place unprotected by armor plate
gust |ɡʌst| — a strong current of air
gustable — Having a taste; capable of being tasted.
gustation |ɡʌˈsteɪʃən| — the faculty of distinguishing sweet, sour, bitter, and salty properties in the mouth
gustative — of or relating to gustation
gustatory |ˈɡʌstətɔːriː| — of or relating to gustation
gustiness — The condition of being gusty; the presence of gusts of wind
gusto |ˈɡʌstəʊ| — vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment
gusty |ˈɡʌstɪ| — blowing in puffs or short intermittent blasts
gut |ɡʌt| — the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
gutless |ˈɡʌtləs| — weak in willpower, courage or vitality
guts |ˈɡəts| — fortitude and determination
gutta-percha |ˌɡʌtə ˈpɜːrtʃə| — a whitish rubber derived from the coagulated milky latex of gutta-percha trees; used for insulation of electrical cables
gutter |ˈɡʌtər| — a channel along the eaves or on the roof; collects and carries away rainwater
guttersnipe |ˈɡʌtərsnaɪp| — a child who spends most of his time in the streets especially in slum areas
guttle |ˈɡʌtl| — eat greedily
guttler |ˈɡʌtlə| — (obsolete) A greedy eater; a glutton.
guttural |ˈɡʌtərəl| — a consonant articulated in the back of the mouth or throat
gutty |ˈɡʌtɪ| — (heraldry) Charged or sprinkled with drops.
guv |ɡʌv| — (UK, chiefly London, informal) a form of address, usually to an unknown male or a superior. An informal form of sir.
guvnor |ˈɡʌvnər| — (British slang) boss
guy |ɡaɪ| — an informal term for a youth or man
guys |ˈɡaɪz| — plural form of guy
guzzle |ˈɡʌzl| — drink greedily or as if with great thirst
guzzler |ˈɡʌzlər| — someone who drinks heavily (especially alcoholic beverages)