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entrails pl (plural only)
- The internal organs of an animal, especially the intestines. [from 14th c.]
- 1987, Christopher Hibbert, The English: A Social History, 1066-1945, →ISBN, page 244:
- Elizabethan audiences relished shocks and surprises as much as they did trumpets, thunder and savage realism in bloody scenes of torture and death which were made all the more horrible by the use of animals’ entrails.
- (obsolete) The seat of the emotions. [14th–18th c.]
- James A. H. Murray [et al.], editors (1884–1928) , “Entrails”, in A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles (Oxford English Dictionary), volume III (D–E), London: Clarendon Press, OCLC 15566697, page 221, column 2.