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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
guy1 /gaɪ/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. Informal Termsa man or boy;
    fellow.
  2. Informal Termsguys, persons of either sex;
    people.

guy2 /gaɪ/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. a rope, cable, or device used to guide and steady an object being hoisted or lowered, or to secure anything likely to shift its position.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
guy1  (gī),USA pronunciation n., v.,  guyed, guy•ing. 
n. 
  1. Informal Termsa man or boy;
    fellow:He's a nice guy.
  2. Informal TermsUsually,  guys. persons of either sex;
    people:Could one of you guys help me with this?
  3. British Terms[Chiefly Brit. Slang.]a grotesquely dressed person.
  4. British Terms, World History(often cap.) a grotesque effigy of Guy Fawkes that is paraded through the streets and burned on Guy Fawkes Day.
  5. British Termsgive the guy to, to escape from (someone);
    give (someone) the slip.

v.t. 
  1. to jeer at or make fun of;
    ridicule.
  • after Guy Fawkes 1800–10

guy2  (gī),USA pronunciation n., v.,  guyed, guy•ing. 
n. 
  1. a rope, cable, or appliance used to guide and steady an object being hoisted or lowered, or to secure anything likely to shift its position.

v.t. 
  1. to guide, steady, or secure with a guy or guys.
  • Old French guie a guide, derivative of guier to guide
  • Middle English gye 1300–50

Guy  (gī; Fr. gē),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning "woods.''

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