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tripe

 (trīp)
n.
1. The rubbery lining of the stomach of cattle or other ruminants, used as food.
2. Informal Something of no value; rubbish.

[Middle English, from Old French tripes, intestines, tripe.]

tripe

(traɪp)
n
1. (Cookery) the stomach lining of an ox, cow, or other ruminant, prepared for cooking
2. informal something silly; rubbish
3. (Anatomy) (plural) archaic informal intestines; belly
[C13: from Old French, of unknown origin]

tripe

(traɪp)

n.
1. the first and second divisions of the stomach of a ruminant, esp. oxen or sheep used as food.
2. Slang. something, esp. speech or writing, that is false or worthless.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Old French]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tripe - lining of the stomach of a ruminant (especially a bovine) used as food
organs, variety meat - edible viscera of a butchered animal
honeycomb tripe - lining of the reticulum (or second stomach) of a ruminant used as food
2.tripe - nonsensical talk or writing
drivel, garbage - a worthless message
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"

tripe

noun (Informal) nonsense, rot, trash, twaddle, balls (taboo slang), bull (slang), rubbish, shit (taboo slang), pants (slang), crap (slang), garbage (informal), bullshit (taboo slang), hot air (informal), tosh (slang, chiefly Brit.), bollocks (Brit. taboo slang), pap, cobblers (Brit. taboo slang), bilge (informal), drivel, guff (slang), moonshine, claptrap (informal), hogwash, hokum (slang, chiefly U.S. & Canad.), piffle (informal), poppycock (informal), inanity, balderdash, bosh (informal), eyewash (informal), trumpery, tommyrot, foolish talk, horsefeathers (U.S. slang), bunkum or buncombe (chiefly U.S.) I've never heard such a load of tripe in all my life.
Translations

tripe

[traɪp] N
1. (Culin) → callos mpl
2. (esp Brit) → tonterías fpl, babosadas fpl (LAm) , pendejadas fpl (LAm)
what utter tripe!¡tonterías!
he talks a lot of tripeno habla más que bobadas
3. tripes (= guts) → tripas fpl

tripe

[ˈtraɪp] n
(COOKERY)tripes fpl
(pejorative) (= rubbish) → idioties fpl

tripe

n
(Cook) → Kaldaunen pl, → Kutteln pl (S Ger, Aus, Sw)
(fig inf)Quatsch m, → Stuss m (inf)

tripe

[traɪp] n (Culin) → trippa (fam, pej) (rubbish) → sciocchezze fpl, fesserie fpl
References in classic literature ?
Be that as it may," said Sancho, "'pledges don't distress a good payer,' and 'he whom God helps does better than he who gets up early,' and 'it's the tripes that carry the feet and not the feet the tripes;' I mean to say that if God gives me help and I do my duty honestly, no doubt I'll govern better than a gerfalcon.
Within the Memorandum of Understanding nA 32822-2012, JRC will support the Custom Laboratories (CL) for: i) testing methods to classify bovine tripes according to their heat treatment.
By ISLAMABAD, November 20, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Capital Development Authority (CDA) has scientifically disposed of over 50,000 offals, tripes and other wastes of sacrificial animals during the Eid holidays with the help of 100 vehicles.