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beef

noun  /bif/ us  

beef noun (MEAT)

[U] the flesh of cattle eaten as meat: a roast beef sandwich

beef noun (COMPLAINT)

[C] slang a complaint: My beef is, how come I’m not making as much as you?

beef

verb [I]  /bif/ slang us  

beef verb [I] (COMPLAIN)

to complain: Stop beefing about having to work late – you’re not the only one.
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Translations of “beef”
in Korean 소고기…
in Arabic لَحْم البَقَر…
in French boeuf…
in Turkish sığır eti…
in Italian manzo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肉, 牛肉…
in Russian говядина…
in Polish wołowina…
in Spanish carne de vaca…
in Portuguese carne de vaca/boi…
in German das Rindfleisch…
in Catalan carn de bou o vedella…
in Japanese 牛肉…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肉, 牛肉…
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