guttering (usually uncountable, plural gutterings)
- Gutters considered as a group.
- Present participle of gutter.
- (of a small flame) flickering and about to be extinguished
- 1919, Siegfried Sassoon, The Dug-out
- Why do you lie with your legs ungainly huddled,
- And one arm bent across your sullen cold
- Exhausted face? It hurts my heart to watch you,
- Deep-shadow'd from the candle's guttering gold;