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1.1(bowels)tripas informalto cough one's guts up — reventarse tosiendo
- to hate sb's guts — no poder ver a algn
- they hate each other's guts — se odian a muerte
- to have sb's guts for garters — sacarle las tripas a algn
- to spill your guts — contar la vida y milagros
- she spilled her guts to a journalist — le contó su vida y milagros a un periodista
- to work / slog one's guts out — deslomarse (trabajando)
1.2(internal mechanism)tripas informal
2informal(courage)agallas informalit takes guts — hay que tener agallas
- they've got guts — tienen agallas
3informal, derogatory(glutton)tragón masculine informaltragona feminine informalglotón masculineglotona feminineangurriento masculine Southern Coneangurrienta feminine Southern Cone
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