Translation of "gut" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ɡʌt/

the long tube in the body of a person or animal, through which food moves during the process of digesting food

Meat stays in the gut longer than vegetable matter.

informal a person’s stomach when it is extremely large

He’s got a huge beer gut (= large stomach caused by drinking beer).


My guts hurt.
He got a knife in the guts.
guts informal

courage in dealing with danger or uncertainty

It takes a lot of guts to admit to so many people that you’ve made a mistake.
→ Idioms have sb’s guts for garters , work/play/fight your guts out

(Translation of “gut” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ɡat/

(anatomy) the tube in the lower part of the body through which food passes.

intestino, tripa

a strong thread made from the gut of an animal, used for violin strings etc.

cuerda de tripa
guts noun plural

the gut, liver, kidneys etc.

vísceras, entrañas
gutted adjective

(British, informal) very disappointed

She was gutted when she failed her driving test.

(of a building) badly damaged or totally destroyed

the gutted shell of the building that had caught fire.

(Translation of “gut” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)