tripe

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English, from Old French tripe (entrails), of uncertain origin; possibly borrowed from Spanish tripa

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tripe (usually uncountable, plural tripes)

  1. The lining of the large stomach of ruminating animals, when prepared for food.
  2. The entrails; hence, humorously or in contempt, the belly; -- generally used in the plural.
  3. (chiefly plural) Something disparaged as valueless, especially written works and popular entertainment (movies, television).

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Interjection[edit]

tripe

  1. (pejorative) That (what has just been said) is untrue.

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French tripe (entrails).

Noun[edit]

tripe f (uncountable)

  1. (Jersey) tripe