Synonyms of guy in English:


See US English definition of guy

See UK English definition of GUY

See Spanish definition of tipo


1‘he's quite a handsome guy’

man, fellow, gentleman
lad, youth, boy
individual, person, soul
informal fella, geezer, gent, character, customer, creature, sort, type
British informal chap, bloke, bod
North American informal dude, hombre
Australian, New Zealand informal digger
South African informal ou, oom, oke
Indian informal admi
British informal, dated cove
British vulgar slang sod, bugger
archaic wight
Scottish archaic carl

2‘the kids asked passing workers for pennies for the guy’

effigy of Guy Fawkes
effigy, figure, representation, likeness, image, model, dummy


1‘he didn't realize I was guying the whole idea’

ridicule, make fun of, poke fun at, laugh at, make a joke of, mock, sneer at, jibe at, jeer at, deride, scorn, scoff at
satirize, lampoon
informal send up, rib, take off
British informal take the mickey out of, rag
North American informal goof on, rag on
Australian, New Zealand informal poke mullock at, sling off at
British vulgar slang take the piss out of
dated make sport of