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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
No itercambiaré saliva o fluidos corporales con ninguno. I won't exchange saliva or bodily fluids with either of you.
Sabremos cuando vuelva el análisis de saliva. We'll know when the saliva test comes back.
Bueno, suficiente intercambio de saliva. Well, enough of this swapping of spit.
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.
Ahorre saliva, Sr. Brown. Save your breath, Mr. Brown.
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