1. [ noun ] an informal term for a youth or man
Synonyms: hombre bozo cat

"a nice guy" "the guy's only doing it for some doll"

Related terms: man sod
2. [ noun ] (British) an effigy of Guy Fawkes that is burned on a bonfire on Guy Fawkes Day
Related terms: effigy UK
3. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 252
4. [ verb ] subject to laughter or ridicule
Synonyms: laugh_at ridicule make_fun poke_fun roast rib jest_at blackguard

"The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house" "The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher" "His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday"

Related terms: mock satirize stultify tease debunk derision ridicule satirist rib
5. [ verb ] steady or support with a guy wire or cable

"The Italians guyed the Tower of Pisa to prevent it from collapsing"

Related terms: brace steady
6. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 876
7. [ noun ] a rope or cable that is used to brace something (especially a tent)
Synonyms: guy_rope guy_cable
Related terms: brace tent
Similar spelling:   Guay