Translation of bellyache in Spanish:

bellyache

dolor de barriga, n.

Pronunciation /ˈbɛliˌeɪk/ /ˈbɛlɪeɪk/

noun

informal
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    dolor de barriga masculine informal
    dolor de tripa masculine Spain informal
    dolor de guata masculine Andes informal
    • If I complain of a sore bellyache Mom will never believe me.
    • Could it be that therein lie the seeds of the present bellyache?
    • A great banquet was served during the day, and I often gave myself a bellyache by eating too much while listening to speaker after speaker.
    • But there is some music that gives one a bellyache.
    • Uncharacteristically, perhaps because the bellyache and the fever distracted him, he sat in the open rather than behind tree cover.
    • Pills, spills and bellyaches - a cheat's guide to the Tour
    • Citizens of other places may complain, bitch or bellyache; New Yorkers kvetch.

intransitive verb

informal, derogatory
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    rezongar
    refunfuñar
    to bellyache about sb/sth quejarse constantemente de algn/algo
    • The council chiefs have known about the problem of recycling for quite some time but have chosen to ignore it and now they are bellyaching because they could be liable for a ‘fine’ of around £1, 500,000.
    • I will stop bellyaching about the media using my personal life to sell newspapers while posing for cheesy, beefcake photos to sell my new movie.
    • Now that police authorities are having to use that money for what it was intended, police officers' pensions, they are bellyaching about it and feeding the public with misinformation in a bid to disguise their own failings.
    • But once more, I'm not complaining, criticizing, expressing dissatisfaction, finding fault, or bellyaching at all.
    • Which is why I think the best solution for all of us is to stop bellyaching, and let Mr. Stallone go on making ‘Rocky’ movies until he drops.
    • Teachers, already burdened with the extra duties of census, official surveys, vaccination programmes and other sundry jobs, are bellyaching.
    • Having said that, I too think that the majority of doctors still make very decent incomes and shouldn't spend their time bellyaching.
    • It's a little too late to start bellyaching about it now.
    • There was some mild bellyaching that the bang bang chicken and crisp Chinese pickled veg baguette did not live up to its promise.
    • Conservatives are always bellyaching about how complex the tax code is and what a burden it is on the average taxpayer.
    • So stop bellyaching about hem lines and sore knees and start moving!
    • Soldiers bellyache all the time, but only a minority turn complaint into defiance.
    • ‘People don't bellyache to the landlord any more, they bellyache to the Foundation,’ he explained.
    • Anyone who's ever played road hockey has encountered the kid who bellyaches about not getting the ball enough and threatens to depart with his net if things don't go his way.
    • I find it amusing what some people will write to you to bellyache about.
    • We can bellyache all we want over the decision, but at the end of the day prohormones are still gone.
    • Rather than bellyache about who owns what media outlets, with a mealy-mouthed ‘it's not fair’ position, perhaps more honest debate and more public discussion would expose the vacuous nature of many current arguments.
    • ‘This bottle of wine that's $27 on your list is just $9 at the store down the block,’ the customer bellyaches.
    • You may complain, they say; you may grouch about globalisation, bellyache about environmental destruction, grizzle about consumer society.