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Split a gut

Posted by ESC on February 09, 2004

In Reply to: Split a gut posted by Denis on February 09, 2004

: Did anybody hear this phrase? When I saw it, it was something like, "When I found it out, I almost split a gut." I guess the person meant that he laughed a lot but I am not sure.

I've heard "bust a gut." But "split" does sound better in that context.