Lingvanex Tranalator

Translator for

translation app

Lingvanex - your universal translation app

Translator for

Download For Free

Meaning & Definition of Guy in English





1. An informal term for a youth or man

  • "A nice guy"
  • "The guy's only doing it for some doll"
  • guy,
  • cat,
  • hombre,
  • bozo

2. An effigy of guy fawkes that is burned on a bonfire on guy fawkes day

  • Guy

3. A cable, wire, or rope that is used to brace something (especially a tent)

  • guy,
  • guy cable,
  • guy wire,
  • guy rope


1. Subject to laughter or ridicule

  • "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"
  • ridicule,
  • roast,
  • guy,
  • blackguard,
  • laugh at,
  • jest at,
  • rib,
  • make fun,
  • poke fun

2. Steady or support with a guy wire or cable

  • "The italians guyed the tower of pisa to prevent it from collapsing"
  • guy

Examples of using

I'm sure the guy you saw wasn't Tom.
It's a puzzle to me how such a stupid guy ever got through college.
What's the best way to approach a guy?