A gut wagon was a horse drawn wagon that was used for collecting butcher's scraps for further processing. The wagons were often followed by determined and persistent dogs intent on eating the contents of the wagon. It took a great deal of effort to keep these dogs away from or off the wagon. A person's appearance ugly or objectionable enough to discourage or scare the dogs from the gut wagon would be ugly indeed.
945 Views

"That is one old ugly witch. Why she would rip a dog off a gut wagon."

Submitted by wahjr on June 23, 2017

Translation

Find a translation for the she would rip a dog off a gut wagon phrase in other languages:

elle arracherait un chien d'un wagon en boyau

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Nearby phrases

Some more phrases from our dictionary similar to she would rip a dog off a gut wagon

How to pronounce this phrase?

Discuss this she would rip a dog off a gut wagon phrase with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this she would rip a dog off a gut wagon definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "she would rip a dog off a gut wagon." Phrases.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 14 Apr. 2024. <https://www.phrases.com/phrase/she-would-rip-a-dog-off-a-gut-wagon_16867>.

    We need you!

    Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a phrases master?

    »
    Mother nature knows ______.
    A Right
    B Better
    C Something
    D Best

    Browse Phrases.com