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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  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
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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
No itercambiaré saliva o fluidos corporales con ninguno. I won't exchange saliva or bodily fluids with either of you.
Ella imagina que vendrá más saliva. She imagined that it will be more of saliva.
Sé que intercambiaste saliva con alguien en Columbus. I know about you swapping spit with somebody on Columbus.
Bueno, suficiente intercambio de saliva. Well, enough of this swapping of spit.
Está bien, Jill, Veo que estoy malgastando saliva. All right, Jill. I see I'm wasting my breath.
Si viniste a disculparte por abandonar a Beast, ahórrate la saliva. If you're here to apologize for running out on Beast, save your breath.
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