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Definition of Guy

Guy

  1. A rope, chain, or rod attached to anything to steady it; as: a rope to steady or guide an object which is being hoisted or lowered; a rope which holds in place the end of a boom, spar, or yard in a ship; a chain or wire rope connecting a suspension bridge with the land on either side to prevent lateral swaying; a rod or rope attached to the top of a structure, as of a derrick, and extending obliquely to the ground, where it is fastened.
  2. To steady or guide with a guy.
  3. A grotesque effigy, like that of Guy Fawkes, dressed up in England on the fifth of November, the day of the Gunpowder Plot.
  4. A person of queer looks or dress.
  5. To fool; to baffle; to make (a person) an object of ridicule.
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Guy Translations

guy in Dutch is sujet, persoon, snuiter, kerel, knul
guy in Finnish is olio
guy in French is ancrer, portant
guy in German is Kerl, verankern, Anker, Abspannung, verspannen
guy in Norwegian is bardun
guy in Spanish is tipo, ancla
guy in Swedish is kille