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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [guht-buhk-it]
    • /ˈgʌtˌbʌk ɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [guht-buhk-it]
    • /ˈgʌtˌbʌk ɪt/

Definitions of gutbucket word

  • noun gutbucket jazz played in the raucous and high-spirited style of barrelhouse. 1
  • noun gutbucket (of jazz or blues) raw and spirited in style. 1
  • noun gutbucket a highly emotional style of jazz playing 0
  • adjective gutbucket designating or of a raucous, unsophisticated style of playing jazz 0

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Origin of gutbucket

First appearance:

before 1925
One of the 11% newest English words
First recorded in 1925-30; gut + bucket

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Parts of speech for Gutbucket


gutbucket popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 48% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 72% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

gutbucket usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for gutbucket

noun gutbucket

  • bucket — A bucket is a round metal or plastic container with a handle attached to its sides. Buckets are often used for holding and carrying water.
  • jar — Java archive
  • bottle — A bottle is a glass or plastic container in which drinks and other liquids are kept. Bottles are usually round with straight sides and a narrow top.
  • package — a bundle of something, usually of small or medium size, that is packed and wrapped or boxed; parcel.
  • vessel — a craft for traveling on water, now usually one larger than an ordinary rowboat; a ship or boat.

Top questions with gutbucket

  • how to make a gutbucket?

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