I saw it in the following context:


Based on the spelling, I wonder if it's similar to ぐでんぐでん, but I'm not sure about that. Based on context, I'm guessing it means something like to collapse (out of exhaustion/tiredness).


「ぐてっと」 roughly means "in a lazy or lethargic manner", "lacking energy", "lifelessly", etc. 「ぐっと」 and 「ぐたりと」 virtually mean the same thing. Just think of Gudetama and you will get the picture.

So, this person kind of leaned against another in such a manner.

「ぐでんぐでん」 is quite different as it means "in a highly intoxicated manner".

「ぐてっと」, all by itself, does not suggest any alcohol consumption.

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