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American English: /baɪl/
British English: /bʌɪl/

Translation of bile in Spanish:


  • 1 (Physiology)
    Example sentences
    • The main function of the gallbladder is to store bile, a digestive fluid produced by the liver.
    • The gallbladder is a small muscular sac located under the liver that stores bile secreted by the liver.
    • The gall bladder receives bile from the liver, stores and concentrates it, and delivers it to the intestine as required.
  • 2 (bad temper) [literary]
    mal genio (masculine)
    their insolence roused his bile
    su insolencia hizo que montara en cólera [literary]
    Example sentences
    • Scratch the surface and all you'll find resentment, bitterness and bile!
    • There's sheer anger and sheer angst, there's bile and hatred, there is loathing.
    • I can feel anger and bile rising in me, rising up out of the years of desperation and hollow fury.
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