Gurry definition

gûrē, gŭrē
The definition of gurry is the waste parts after cleaning fish or a whale.

When a fish cannery produces waste parts such as entrails of a fish, this is an example of gurry.

noun
0
0
Fish offal.
noun
0
0
Fish offal, as from a fish cannery.
noun
0
0
(India) A small fort.
noun
0
0
Fishing offal.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
gurry
Plural:
gurries

Origin of gurry

  • Originally a whaling term for the refuse left over from processing whale blubber perhaps from dialectal gurry diarrhea

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Origin unknown.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Wiktionary