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stomach
American English: /ˈstəmək/
British English: /ˈstʌmək/

Translation of stomach in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (organ) I have an upset stomach
    ando mal del estómago
    on an empty stomach I've got a weak stomach
    sufro del estómago
    it turns my stomach
    me revuelve el estómago
    you need to have a very strong stomach to sit through one of his films
    se necesita tener estómago para ver sus películas
    to be sick to one's stomach
    (nauseated)
    tener náuseas
    (disgusted)
    estar asqueado
    to have no stomach for somethingI've got no stomach for fried food so early in the day
    no me apetece comer frituras tan temprano
    they had no stomach for an all-out strike
    no se atrevieron a hacer una huelga general
    (before noun) stomach muscle
    músculo (masculine) del estómago
    Example sentences
    • For most other common solid tumours such as those of lung, oesophagus, stomach, or pancreas, only limited survival gains have been achieved.
    • Smooth cells make up the stomach, intestine, blood vessels and other organs.
    • The idea was that fibre fills the stomach and reduces the desire to overeat.
    1.2 (belly) stomachs in! chests out!
    ¡adentro esa barriga! ¡saquen pecho!
    she lay on her stomach
    estaba tendida boca abajo
    Example sentences
    • My favourite part of a guy's body is his stomach and then his chest.
    • He stood in front of me, looking down at his stomach and chest.
    • Furtive glances dissect her at thighs, hips, stomach, chest and face.

transitive verb usually negative

  • 1.1
    (food/drink)
    tolerar
    1.2
    (insults/insolence/person)
    soportar
    aguantar
    Example sentences
    • From soundings I've taken inside the Labour Party, people cannot stomach a war and some are going to leave the party.
    • Ideologies that affirm a set of basic truths, such as feminism and classical or neo-Marxism, cannot stomach postmodernism.
    • Howard's government ‘cannot stomach the truth of their policy failings’.
    Example sentences
    • Just days after her birth, Stacey was diagnosed with the disease when doctors found a tube in her intestine was blocked and she could not stomach any food.
    • While he could actually stomach the food, I couldn't and choose a banana and water.
    • All my meals were on the set, when I could actually stomach food.

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