Translation of tripe in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /traɪp/


  • 1.1 [Culin] mondongo (m) (AmS) or (Esp) callos (mpl) or (Méx) pancita (f) or (Chi) guatitas (fpl)
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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 (fpl) [familiar/colloquial], chorradas (fpl) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial], mamadas (fpl) (Méx) [familiar/colloquial], babosadas (fpl) (AmC, Col, Méx) [familiar/colloquial], leseras (fpl) (Chi) [familiar/colloquial]
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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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