Translation of entrails in Spanish:

entrails

entrañas, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɛntreɪlz//ˈɛntreɪlz//ˈɛntrəlz/

plural noun

  • 1

    (innards)
    entrañas feminine
    • One had exposed entrails, like blood-flecked sausage.
    • The function of the haruspices was divination of the future from the entrails of sacrificial animals.
    • Much to my disappointment, however, this did not involve the use of animal entrails or crystal balls.
    • In the deluxe version, the brain was generally extracted down the nose and the entrails removed before the hollow body was dried out with salts.
    • There was also a Santeria altar, upon which animal entrails had been arrayed in hopes of bringing ill fortune to several people listed on an attached piece of paper.
    • In some cases, entrails of slaughtered animals are served back to others ‘stuck in the queue’ at slaughterhouses.
    • He would make one long incision - the length of the carcass - so that the entrails could be removed.
    • Seers interpreted claps of thunder, lightning flashes or the condition of a sacrificed animal's entrails.
    • All of them are relatively large parcels of offal mixed with cereal and enclosed in some suitable wrapping from an animal's entrails, usually the stomach.
    • The 56-foot dead whale had been on a truck headed for an autopsy at a university earlier this week, when gases from internal decay caused its entrails to explode in the southern city of Tainan.
    • It has become conventional-almost expected-that we should play the role of seer, cast the oracle bones, and examine the entrails of animals.
    • In ancient Rome, emperors would divine truth by reading the entrails of animals or vanquished foes.
    • You could count the pulsing intestines and gleaming entrails in his breast.
    • Once the blood has drained, the stall-owner plucks off the feathers, removes the entrails and hands the bird over in a bag.
    • Divination was accomplished by ‘reading’ the appearance and arrangement of the entrails of newly sacrificed animals such as chickens and sheep.
    • Battles were presented by having the men in white coats chopping up real animal entrails.
    • The original umbles were the innards of the deer: the liver, heart, entrails and other second-class bits.
    • A large gash across the old male's abdomen glistened, his entrails exposed to the sun.
    • I must confess I had no choice but to remove the rabbit's entrails and bones with my teeth.
    • It's not quite trying to divining the future from animal entrails, but I wouldn't use it as the most definitive measure of economic life in the Valley.
  • 2

    Cooking
    (of mammal) vísceras feminine
    (of mammal) asaduras feminine Spain
    (of mammal) achuras feminine River Plate
    (of poultry) menudos masculine
    (of poultry) menudencias feminine Latin America