n. channel at the eaves of a roof for conveying away the rain; eaves channel; eaves trough
So I went out and purchased a 10 foot length of vinyl rain gutter and cut it to size.
Sentence in Classic:
Nash pinioned his arms behind while Boland seized a long cabbage stump which was lying in the gutter.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
They now thought of placing the boxes across the gutter, so that they nearly reached from one window to the other, and looked just like two walls of flowers.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
You see this creature with her kerbstone English: the English that will keep her in the gutter to the end of her days.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw Context
I say, equal terms, because although I know what I am, and the exact depth of the gutter I have lifted myself out of, better than any man does, I am as proud as you are.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
All the pens in the centre of the large area, and as many temporary pens as could be crowded into the vacant space, were filled with sheep; tied up to posts by the gutter side were long lines of beasts and oxen, three or four deep.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
As he strode over a gutter, he apostrophized a bearded portress who was worthy to meet Faust on the Brocken, and who had a broom in her hand.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
A moment later, squarely planted in the very middle of the street, astride of the gutter, the piece was ready for action.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor Hugo Context