riñón translation | Spanish-English dictionary



1      (Anat)   (=órgano)   kidney  
me duelen los riñones      my lower back hurts  
MODISMOS me costó un riñón      *   it cost me a fortune, it cost the earth  
MODISMOS tener el riñón bien cubierto      *   to be well off  
MODISMOS tener riñones      *   to have guts, be tough  
  riñón artificial   artificial kidney
2    (=centro)   heart, core  
en el riñón de Castilla      in the very heart of Castile  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
en el riñón de Castilla exp.
in the very heart of Castile

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
to be well off
it cost the earth
it cost me a fortune
'riñón' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
cuesta un riñón
nos costó un riñón
"riñón": examples and translations in context
Tienes una masa en el riñón. There's a mass in your kidney.
Alguien le quitó el otro riñón. Someone took out his other kidney.
El riñón no tiene válvula mitral. Kidney doesn't have a mitral valve.
Me harán un transplante de riñón. So I'll have a kidney transplant.
La chica necesita un nuevo riñón. The girl needs a new kidney.
Y el riñón le causa problemas. And the kidney problems that causes.
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