See also: tripé

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English tripe, from Old French tripe (entrails), of uncertain origin; possibly borrowed from Spanish tripa

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tɹaɪp/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪp

NounEdit

tripe (usually uncountable, plural tripes)

  1. The lining of the large stomach of ruminating animals, when prepared for food.
  2. The entrails; hence, humorously or in contempt, the belly; -- generally used in the plural.
  3. (chiefly plural) Something disparaged as valueless, especially written works and popular entertainment (movies, television).

TranslationsEdit

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See alsoEdit

InterjectionEdit

tripe

  1. (derogatory) That (what has just been said) is untrue.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French tripe.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tripe f (plural tripes)

  1. tripe

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French tripe; further etymology is uncertain (compare Italian trippa, Spanish tripa).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tripe (plural tripes)

  1. A portion of a creature's entrails or organs (often as food).

DescendantsEdit

  • English: tripe
  • Scots: tripe

ReferencesEdit


NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French tripe (entrails).

NounEdit

tripe f (uncountable)

  1. (Jersey) tripe