Guy is defined as a rope, chain or cable used for to support, secure or direct something, or is an informal term for a man or boy.(noun)
The definition of a guy is a statue of Guy Fawkes that is displayed and burned on Guy Fawkes Night in England.(noun)
An example of a guy is a statue of a man that is burned in England on November 5th.
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Origin: ME gie < OFr guie, a guide < guier < guider: see guide
Origin: after Guy Fawkes
Origin: Fr Gui, Guy, lit., leader: see guy
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Origin: Partly from Middle English gie, guide, guy (from Old French guie, from guier, to guide; see weid- in Indo-European roots)
Origin: and partly from Low German
Origin: ; akin to Dutch gei, brail.
Origin: After Guy Fawkes.
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