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American English: /mit/
British English: /miːt/

Translation of meat in Spanish:


  • 1.1 uncountable and countable a plate of cold o cooked meats
    un plato de fiambres
    the meat and potatoes (American English)
    lo básico
    a meat and potatoes repertoire
    un repertorio básico
    to be meat and drink to somebody
    ser la pasión de alguien
    to be strong meat
    ser demasiado fuerte
    one man's meat is another man's poison
    lo que a uno cura a otro mata
    (before noun) meat by-product
    derivado (masculine) de la carne
    meat extract meat industry
    industria (feminine) cárnica or de la carne
    meat pie meat product
    producto (masculine) cárnico or de la carne
    Example sentences
    • The principal meats were pork, beef, mutton, and sometimes freshwater fish taken from the river.
    • The highly processed food and low-quality meats affect the health, both physical and mental, of everyone here.
    • He could smell the meats and the foods cooking on the hot plates above him, and he felt his stomach growl.
    1.2 uncountable (substance)
    Example sentences
    • Disc Two is where the meat of the supplements is featured.
    • They are dialogue-heavy, but they are laying the groundwork for the real meat of the film.

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