feminine noun
1. (batting) 
a. wadding 
Mi abuela solía comprar guatas para rellenar las colchas que hacía.My grandmother used to buy wadding to pad the bedspreads she made.
b. padding 
Cómprate un anorak con más guata para poder llevarlo en invierno.You should buy an anorak with more padding so you can wear it in winter.
2. (stomach) (Andes) (Southern Cone) 
a. belly (colloquial) 
Creo que María está embarazada por la guata redonda.I think Maria is pregnant because of her round belly.
b. paunch 
La guata de mi padre no deja de crecer porque bebe mucha cerveza.My father's paunch keeps growing because he drinks a lot of beer.
1. (de algodón) 
a. cotton padding 
2. (colloquial) (Chile) 
a. belly 
1 (algodón) raw cotton; (relleno) padding
2 (And) (cuerda) twine; cord
3 (Cuba) (mentira) lie; fib
4 (And) (amigo) inseparable friend; bosom pal
1 (And) (S. Cone) (panza) paunch; belly
echar guata (Chile) to get fat
2 guatas (S. Cone) (Culin) tripe
; (s)
3 (S. Cone) warping; bulging
(And) inhabitant of the interior
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