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Synonyms for guy

Synonyms for guy

an informal term for a youth or man

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an effigy of Guy Fawkes that is burned on a bonfire on Guy Fawkes Day

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

steady or support with a guy wire or cable

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The guy ropes and image stabilisation computer equipment mean that even if there is some wind we can take really sharp images - and best of all, I don't have to climb anything.
Quick thinking security guards slashed guy ropes to collapse the marquee to stop the flames spreading to other nearby tents.
At the Serai, a tented camp in the desert, there are no guy ropes or tins of baked beans in sight, for the Serai''s luxury runs to sunken pools and a spa.
Stabilise the two ends by making four string guy ropes and attach two to each apex of the frame, then fix into the ground using tent pegs.
You don't want to be tripping over the guy ropes into someone else's tent, ensure you know where you pitched, and give yourself a landmark to get back to your tent.
This year, instead of buckets, will it be guy ropes pulled in?
A combination of rocket fuel and guy ropes should work wonders.
In March occupants of three narrowboats moored in the basin were terrorised by a gang of youths who shouted abuse, rocked the boats and cut guy ropes, setting them adrift.
Once you have firmed the soil around the rootball, you may find it necessary to stake or tie the tree with guy ropes to prevent the wind blowing it about and tearing any new roots.
This is great as it means your holiday starts as soon as you've emptied the car - and you don't spend hours breaking rods or tying yourself up in knots with the guy ropes.
Includes tent pegs, guy ropes and carry bag and comes complete with mozzie nets, ventilation windows and large entrance door.
Pictures from the Gazette archive show Boro squads jogging around the streets near Ayresome Park unsupervised and at a leisurely pace while chatting about their new Capris or - incredibly - pounding around Stewart Park and dodging guy ropes while tents were being erected ready for the Cleveland Show.
Rather than guy ropes, sawdust and candyfloss, you get heady blasts of the popular classics ( Carmen, Carmina Burana and anything else that'll go through a rhythm machine ( plus loads of stage mist and lighting effects.