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tripenoun [U]

uk   us   /traɪp/

tripe noun [U] (FOOD)

the covering of the inside of the stomach of an animal, such as a cow or sheep, used for food: stewed tripe

tripe noun [U] (STUPID IDEAS)

informal ideas, suggestions, or writing that are stupid, silly, or have little value: She said my last essay was complete tripe. People talk a lot of tripe about fashion.
Translations of “tripe”
in Chinese (Traditional) 食物, 肚子(指牛、羊等可供食用的胃)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, 肚子(指牛、羊等可供食用的胃)…
(Definition of tripe from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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