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Another word for guy

  1. Lateral tensile support

      1. A verb, such as a form of be or seem, that identifies the predicate of a sentence with the subject.
      2. The word or set of words that serves as a link between the subject and predicate of a proposition.
      1. A bar drawn over two or more algebraic terms to indicate that they are to be treated as a single term.
      2. A bandlike structure, such as a ligament.
      3. A bond or tie.
      1. A band of tough, inelastic fibrous tissue that connects a muscle with its bony attachment.
      1. A device that holds or fastens two or more parts together or in place; a clamp.
      2. A device, such as a supporting beam in a building or a connecting wire or rope, that steadies or holds something else erect.
      3. Suspenders.
      1. A short rope or gasket used for fastening something or securing rigging.
      2. A cord worn around the neck for carrying something, such as a knife or whistle.
      3. A cord with a hook at one end used to fire a cannon.
      1. A long narrow strip of pliant material such as leather.
      2. Such a strip equipped with a buckle or similar fastener for binding or securing objects.
      3. A thin flat metal or plastic band used for fastening or clamping objects together or into position.
      1. A rope attached to the weather leech of a square sail to hold the leech forward when sailing close-hauled.
      2. A knot forming a loop that does not slip.
      1. A narrow strip, as of leather, used for binding or lashing.
      2. A whip of plaited leather or cord.
      3. A sandal held on the foot by a strip that fits between the first and second toes and is connected to a strap usually passing over the top or around the sides of the foot.
      1. To fasten or secure with or as if with a cord, rope, or strap:
      2. To fasten by drawing together the parts or sides and knotting with strings or laces:
      3. To make by fastening ends or parts:
      1. A connected, flexible series of links, typically of metal, used especially for holding objects together, for restraining, or for transmitting mechanical power.
      2. Such a set of links, often of precious metal and with pendants attached, worn as an ornament or symbol of office.
      3. Such a set of links measuring ten yards and attached to a pole at each end, moved up and down the field to indicate necessary yardage for gaining a first down.
      1. One who paints, either as an artist or worker.
      1. To continue to be in a place or condition:
      2. To remain or sojourn as a guest or lodger:
      3. To linger or wait in order to do or experience something:
      1. A geometric figure formed by a point moving along a fixed direction and the reverse direction.
      2. A thin continuous mark, as that made by a pen, pencil, or brush applied to a surface.
      3. A similar mark cut or scratched into a surface.
      1. Something, such as a fetter, cord, or band, that binds, ties, or fastens things together.
      2. Confinement in prison; captivity.
      3. A uniting force or tie; a link:
      1. A girth for a pack or saddle.
      2. An encircling cord, band, or belt.
      3. Something easy to accomplish.
      1. The equipment used in a particular activity, especially in fishing; gear.
      2. A system of ropes and blocks for raising and lowering weights of rigging and pulleys for applying tension.
      3. A rope and its pulley.
      1. A rope or cable used to steady either a tall structure, or a thing being hoisted or lowered
      1. A metal guy rope used to stabilize a tall structure (such as a radio mast).
      2. Alternative spelling of guy-wire.
      1. A cable or rope used in mooring or towing a ship.
      1. A weapon consisting of a looped strap in which a stone is whirled and then let fly.
      2. A slingshot.
      3. A band suspended from the neck to support an injured arm or hand.
      1. A supportive device, usually a pad with a belt, worn to prevent enlargement of a hernia or the return of a reduced hernia.
      2. A rigid framework, as of wooden beams or metal bars, designed to support a structure, such as a roof.
      3. An architectural bracket.
      1. A strong, large-diameter, heavy steel or fiber rope.
      2. Something that resembles such steel or fiber rope.
      3. A bound or sheathed group of mutually insulated conductors.
  2. *Fellow

      1. A living human. Often used in combination:
      2. An individual of specified character:
      3. The composite of characteristics that make up an individual personality; the self.
      1. A boy or young man.
      2. A man of any age; a fellow.
      1. To cause (the skin) to roughen, redden, or crack, especially as a result of cold or exposure:
      2. To split or become rough and sore:
      3. A sore roughening or splitting of the skin, caused especially by cold or exposure.
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