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gut-bucket

1. A derogatory term for a very obese person. We left the bar when we realized it was seedy and filled with nothing but old gut-buckets looking for easy women.
2. A free-spirited style of jazz or blues music. The band surprised the audience by playing a few of their songs in a gut-bucket style.
3. A stringed instrument used in folk music that is made from a metal washtub . Grandpop brought out his old gut-bucket and started playing folk songs beside the fire.

gutbucket

(ˈgətbəkɪt)
1. n. a chamber pot, especially one used in a prison cell. (see also gash bucket.) You got something around here I can use as a gutbucket?
2. n. a toilet; a makeshift toilet. Where’s the gutbucket around here?
3. n. the stomach. Sam poked Pete right in the gutbucket.
4. n. a fat person, usually a man. Look at the gutbucket waddling down the street.
5. n. a cheap saloon; a low tavern. his head off. The pinstriper needed a drink so bad he stopped at one of those gutbuckets on Maple Street.
6. n. an earthy style of music. You don’t hear much gutbucket in public places these days.
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So he went on a crash diet and turned from 30 stone gutbucket into a 14 and a half stone Mr Thincredible.
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Something of a Peter Pan himself, larger-than-life Brian is in his element working with children and he'll be dressing up as Captain Erasmus Gutbucket to front this fun-filled show.
He puts a solid man like Joe on the suitcase and hires three other gutbucket boys; then his idea of good get-off is to waste sure rough tone on those corny licks he likes to wax.
Nothing - and I mean NOTHING - has done more damage to our image, especially among the English, than the Govan gutbucket.
Overexposed is the word that springs to mind, with acres of wobbling white flesh on view as the gutbucket Casanova heaves his 15-stone frame round a tatty, green-sheeted mattress under a tastelessly erotic painting of a naked man.
Recorded shortly before his death in 2005, these are great gutbucket takes on songs from the likes of Sam & Dave, Otis Redding and Bobby Womack - and every one is an LA soul night special.
Brooklyn-based Gutbucket is an instrumental rock group with heavy jazz leanings that will be at Luckey's on Saturday.
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Classic American raunch - gutbucket blues and lusty anthems to pleasures of the night.
Gutbucket blues, rock-steady reggae and Afro-Caribbean rhythms underscore Waits' latest primal scream from the rusted Airstream of the mind parked next to Captain Beefheart's.
This quickly segues into Sunrise Over Bklyn, which saxophonist Daniel Carter threatens to turn into Autumn Leaves, before building real gutbucket power and an almost 1960s spirit of groovy adventure.
So it was when Sanders played the very hollering, gutbucket, free jazz, Turner-sunset music that made Coltrane a believer.
Among his originals were the swinging "Still Got The Blues" and the tough, gutbucket blues "Run Around.