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saliva

  
      sf   saliva  
MODISMOS gastar saliva      to waste one's breath  
  ( en      on)     
MODISMOS tragar saliva      to swallow one's feelings  
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salivar, salival, salva, salvia

gastar saliva exp.
to waste one's breath
(MODISMOS)

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to swallow one's feelings
(MODISMOS)
exp.
her throat bothers her when she swallows hard
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'saliva' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
tragar saliva
[Fig.]
vt.
gastar saliva en balde
nnpl.
gastar saliva en balde
exp.
¡estás gastando saliva!
(IDIOMS)
exp.
gastar saliva (en balde)
exp.
no gastes saliva (en balde)
(IDIOMS)
exp.
--sí --dijo tragando saliva
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"saliva": examples and translations in context
Pero la saliva no tiene material genético. But the saliva had no Genetic material in it.
No itercambiaré saliva o fluidos corporales con ninguno. I won't exchange saliva or bodily fluids with either of you.
Sé que intercambiaste saliva con alguien en Columbus. I know about you swapping spit with somebody on Columbus.
Tendremos suficiente saliva para seis latas. We'll have enough spit for a six-pack.
No me gustaría estar gastando saliva. I wouldn't want to be wasting my breath.
No gastes saliva llorando a la Srta. Barnes. Don't waste a breath mourning Ms. Barnes.
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