Translation of tripe in Spanish:

tripe

Pronunciation: /traɪp/

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 [Cookery/Cocina] mondongo (masculine) (South America/América del Sur) or (Spain/España) callos (masculine plural) or (Mexico/México) pancita (feminine) or (Chile) guatitas (feminine plural)
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    • In Watsonville they do great brain, tripe or tongue tacos.
    • Andouillettes are a Normandy specialty made by filling pig intestine with more pig intestines and tripe, or cow's stomach lining.
    • I never see any of the great meat delicacies around your shop… you know, brains, sweetbreads, kidneys, tripe, lamb tongue.
    1.2 (nonsense) [colloquial/familiar] paparruchas (feminine plural) [colloquial/familiar], chorradas (feminine plural) (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar], mamadas (feminine plural) (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar], babosadas (feminine plural) (Central America/América Central) (Colombia) (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar], leseras (feminine plural) (Chile) [colloquial/familiar]
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    • Yes, but then how many people are really interested in the tripe and rubbish served up at 6.30 pm on the programme.
    • There's a Minister for Global Health out there somewhere and it seems that if you write beyond your allocation of tripe and twaddle, he or she will take retribution.
    • This tripe, trivia and tosh poisons British politics and belittles us all

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