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aprovisionar
to supply
asar
to roast
los comestibles
foodstuffs, food
comilón
big eater, greedy
comilona
big meal, blowout
cubiertos
cutlery, place setting
fecha de caducidad
sell-by date
guisar
to cook
indigesto
indigestible
merendar
to have tea, an afternoon snack
merienda
tea, afternoon snack
papeo
grub, nish
tazón
mug, bowl
tostar
to toast
víveres
food, supplies
carne molida
minced beef Mx.
carne picada
minced beef
caza
game
chuleta
chop. Cutlet
codorniz
quail
cordero
lamb
faisán
pheasant
fibroso
stringy
perdiz
partridge
salchichón
salami, sausage
solomillo
sirloin
anchoa
anchovy
el arenque
herring
besugo
fish: red bream
boquerón
anchovy
lenguado
sole
rape
anglerfish
trucha
trout
albaricoque
apricot
ciruela
plum
frutos secos
nuts
granada
pomegranate
grosella
gooseberry
guinda
cherry
lima
lime
melocotón
peach
pasa
raisin
pomelo
grapefruit
zumo
juice (not used in Mx.)
berenjena
eggplant
champiñón
mushroom
la col
cabbage
la col de Bruselas
Brussels sprout
guisante
pea
haba
broad bean
habichuela
kidney bean
judía verde
green bean
pepinillo
zucchini
pepino
cucumber
remolacha
beet
seta
mushroom
espeso
thick
sopera
soup bowl, container
bizcocho
sponge cake
bola de helado
round ball of ice cream
bombonería
candy, sweet shop, cake shop
caramelo
candy, sweet
chocolatina
single chocolate
cóctel de frutas
fruit coctail
confitura
jam
factura
pastry like croissant (Arg.)
fruta confitada
candied, preserved fruit
golosina
delicacy, candy, sweet
hotcake
pancake (Mx.)
macedonia de fruta
fruit salad
bocadillo
sandwich in a roll
bocata
sandwish in a roll
fritanga
fried food (stinky) (Mx.)
fritura
fried food
atole
hot maize drink (Mx.)
beber a sorbitos
to sip
biberón
contents of feeding bottle
bombilla
tube for drinking maté (Arg.)
el brebaje
unpleasant-tasting liquid
café cortado
coffee with a drop of milk
conga
drink of mixed fruit juices (Mx.)
granizado
iced drink
malteada
milk shake (Mx.)
mosto
grape juice
naranjada
orangeade
pulque
cactus sap alcohol (Mx.)
raspado
fruit drink on crushed ice (Mx.)
sidra
cider
agujeta
shoelace (Mx.)
americana
jacket
bolear
to polish shoes (Mx.)
cordón
shoe lace
dar brillo a los zapatos
to polish shoes
estropeado
damaged
abastecer de alimentos a
to supply someone with food
rasgado
torn
vaqueros
jeans
zapatilla
sneaker, sports shoe, slipper
alimento biológico
organic food
amamantar
to nurse, suckle
atracarse
to stuff yourself
atracón
big meal, blowout
bazofia
bad food
dieta sana y equilibrada
healthy, balanced diet
empacarle duro
to wolf down food (Mx.)
entremeses
hors doevres
es una delicia
it is delicious
estropeado
rotton
goloso
sweet-toothed
hambruna
hunger, famine
hartarse
to eat your fill
harto
full up
itacate
packed lunch, doggy bag (Mx.)
malsano
unhealthy
Mántengase en lugar fresco y seco
Keep in a cool, dry place
Me abrió el apetito
I got an appetite
el piscolabis
snack
recetario
recipe book
relleno
stuffed (dish)
suministrar alimentos a un colegio
to supply a school with food
el tentempié
snack
zamparse
to wolf down food
albóndiga
meatball
carnero
mutton
cebar un cerdo
to fatten up a pig
embutido
sausage (generic word for cooked meats)
loncha
slice of meat
longaniza
long sausage
morcilla
blood sausage, black pudding
moronga
blood sausage, black pudding (Mx.)
panceta
streaky bacon
tajada de carne
slice of meat
caballa
mackerel
chipirón
octopus
cigala
crayfish
erizo de mar
urchin
faenar
to fish in deep water
gamba
prawn
huachinango
red snapper (Mx.)
mejillón
mussel
mojarra
perch (Mx.)
platija
plaice
robalo
sea bass (Mx.)
sardinas en escabeche
pickled sardines
anacarado
cashew nut
ananá
pineapple (Arg.)
avellana
hazel nut
casis
black currant
castaña
chestnut
chabacano
apricot (Mx.)
durazno
peach (Arg., Mx.)
damasco
peach (Arg.)
frambuesa
raspberry
frutilla
strawberry (Arg.)
grosella negra
black currant
membrillo
quince
pacana
pecan
pachucho
overripe
plátano dominico
small banana
rodaja
slice (eg. of pineapple)
toronja
grapefruit (Mx.)
zapote
fruit of the chiclé tree (Mx.)
alcachofa
artichoke
batata
sweet potato, yam
betabel
sugar beet
betarraga
beet
calabacín
zucchini
chícharo
pea (Mx.)
elote
corncob (Mx.)
hortaliza
vegetable, garden produce
morrón
red pepper (Arg.)
nabo
turnip
alfajor
fudge cake/candy (Arg.)
algodón de azúcar
cotton candy
almíbar
syrup
ate de guayaba/membrillo
guava/quince jelly (Mx.)
barquillo
ice cream cone
bocha
scoop of ice cream (Arg.)
cadáver de dulce
candy in shape of body for Día de los Muertos (Mx.)
calaverita
skull-shaped sugar candy for Día de los Muertos (Mx.)
compota
stewed fruit, preserve
cuajada
curd
el gofre
wafer
el hojaldre
puff pastry
jalea
jelly
natillas
custard
pestiño
sticky bun (with honey)
polvorón
shortbread
requesón
cottage cheese
rosquilla
ring-shaped pastry, doughnut
turrón
nougat
aceituna deshuesada
pitted olive
bolillo
bread roll (Mx.)
bolsa de pipas
bag of sunflower seeds
botana
snack, appetizer (Mx.)
botanear
to nibble, have a snack (Mx.)
burrita
flour tortilla with cheese and ham (Mx.)
cacho
hunk of bread
chilaquiles
corn tortilla in tomato and chili sauce (Mx.)
chile desvenado
chile with ribs and seeds removed (Mx.)
chusco
hunk of bread
corrusco
hard crust
corteza
crust of bread
cucharada sopera
tabespoonful
empanadilla
pasty
enfrijolada
fried corn tortilla with kidney bean, spiced onion, and cheese sauce (Mx.)
Es u pan (de Dios)
She´s a really nice person (Mx.)
leche desnatada
skim milk
levadura
leaven, yeast
locro
stew with meat, beans, and vegetables (Arg.)
mazorca
uncooked cob of corn
mendrugo
hard crust (R3/2)
miga
crumb (except in Mx.)
migaja
crumb (Mx.)
migajas
crumbs, bits, leavings
pan de dulce
sweet bun (Mx.)
pan integral
whole wheat bread
pan rallado
breadcrumbs
pancho
hot dog (Arg.)
panecillo
bread roll
el pay
fruit pie (Mx.)
polvo de hornear
baking powder
queso fundido
melted cheese with tortilla
raciones
assorted dishes in a bar
rebanada de pan
slice of bread
regusto
unpleasant aftertaste
resabio
unpleasant aftertaste
sincronizada
grilled tortilla sandwich (Mx.)
taquiza
taco buffet (Mx.)
tlacoyo
pastry/pasty with beans or chickpeas (Mx.)
torta
sponge cake
torta
pie, sandwich (Mx.)
totopo
triangular corn tortilla chip
vitamina T
taco, tamal, torta, tortilla (Mx.)
el aguardiente
brandy
bodega
wine cellar
rompope
eggnog (Mx.)
tapón
stopper
tonel
barrel
ajustado
close-fitting, just right (R3/2)
ala
brim of hat
alpargata
rope-soled sandal
bañador
one-piece bathing suit, trunks
basket
sneaker, trainer
betún
shoe polish
biona
beret
borceguí
walking boot
cachucha
peaked cap (Mx.)
capa
cape
cazadora
windbreaker
chancla
slipper for beach and home
chancleta
slipper for beach and home
chubasquero
light raincoat
chupete
pacifier
componerse
to dress up, make up
cremallera
zipper, zip fastener
desarreglado
slovenly
embozo
top part of cape covering face
forrado
lined (of garment)
gabardina
raincoat
gastar guantes
to wear gloves
grasa de zapatos
shoe polish (Mx.)
huarache
sandal (Mx.)
lazo
bow, knot, loop
manga
sleeve
medias
stockings
medida
size, fitting, measurement
mono
jumpsuit, overalls
mudar de ropa
to change clothes
niki
polo shirt
pantufla
slipper
patas de gallo
thongs, flip-flops (Mx.)
percha
clothes hanger
pliegue
crease, fold
prenda de vestir
article of clothing
prueba
trying on, fitting
pulcro
neat, smartly dressed
rasgar
to tear
remendar
to mend, to darn
retoque
touching up (eg. of make-up)
sastre
tailor
sentar bien
to suit, to fit
solapa
lapel
talla
size, fitting
zapatilla
slipper, sneaker
zueco
clog
zurcir
to darn, mend, sew up
bragas
panties
capucha
hood
chal
shawl
chaqueta de punto
cardigan
conjunto
twin set
escote en forma de V
V neckline
falda plisada
pleated skirt
hebilla
buckle
lencería
lingerie
liga
suspender
mallas
tights
puño
cuff
traje pantalón
trouser suit
traje sastre
skirt suit
vestido de casa
house dress
brageuta
fly
calzón
pants, underpants (for men)
chaqueta vaquera
denim jacket
chones
pants, underpants (for men) (Mx.)
el frac
evening dress
gabán
overcoat (R3)
pajarita
bow tie
pantalones caqui
khaki pants, trousers
pantalones de campana
bell-bottom pants/trousers
polo
polo-necked sweater
saco
suit jacket (Arg./Mx.)
sudadera
sweatshirt
tirantas
suspenders, braces (Mx.)
el corduroy
corduroy (Arg.)
deshilachado
frayed
fibra sintética
synthetic fibre
gastado
threadbare
goma
elastic band
mezclilla
denim (Mx.)
muselina
muslin
el nylon
nylon
paño
(piece of) cloth
raído
threadbare
rasposo
rough (to touch)
rugoso
rough (to touch)
tela vaquera
denim
terso
smooth
abanico
fan
alhaja
jewel
alianza
wedding ring
atusarse
to dress in great style (R3)
emperifollarse
to doll yourself up
callos
tripe
carne de bovino
beef
carne de cañón
cannon fodder
carne magra
lean meat
cocido
stew (with meat, bacon, chickpeas)
dehesa
pasture land, meadow
derivados cárnicos
meat products
la estofado
stew, hot pot
el fiambre
cold meat
reloj pulsera
wristwatch
sortija
ring
tira (de tela)
strip (of cloth)
gallinero
chicken run, hen house
lechal
suckling-lamb
mortadela
Bologna sausage
pacer
to graze
pastar
to graze
potenciar el sabor de la carne
to bring out the flavor of the meat
ternera
veal
tostón
suckling-pig
acelga
chard, silver beet
achicoria
chicory
apio
celery
berro
watercress
berza
cabbage
chalota
shallot
ejote
green bean (Mx.)
endibia
endive
escarola
endive
fécula de papa
potato starch (Mx.)
haba de soya
soybean
huerta
irrigated region, vegetable garden
huerto
kitchen garden, orchard
las legumbres secas
pulses
mandioca
manioc
poro
leek (Mx.)
poroto
kidney bean (Arg.)
poroto verde
green/runner bean (Arg.)
puerro
leek
rábano
radish
vaina
pod
yuca
manioc
aderezar
to season (like condimentar)
adobar
to season, to pickle (for meat or fish)
albahaca
basil
alcaparra
caper
aliñar
to season (usually a salad)
el bechamel
white sauce, bechamel
chile en nogada
chili en walnut sauce (Mx.)
condimentar
to season (with spices, vinegar, sauce)
eneldo
dill
estragón
tarragon
hierbabuena
mint
el jengibre
ginger
mejorana
marjoram
pimentón
paprika, cayenne pepper
pimienta negra molida
ground black pepper
romero
rosemary
salpimentar
to season (with salt and pepper)
sazonar
to season
tomillo
thyme
clara de huevo
egg white (Mx.)
huevo de corral
free-range egg
huevo escalfado
poached egg
huevo estrellado/frito
fried egg
huevo pasado por agua
boiled egg
huevos mexicanos
scrambled eggs with tomatoes, chilies, and onions
anfitrión
host
el bote
tin, jar
botijo
earthenware jar (for water)
cafetera
coffee pot
carrito de servicio
service cart
el cascanueces
nutcracker
la conversación de sobremesa
after-lunch conversation
convidado
guest
copa alta
tapered glass
descorchar
to uncork
dispachar
to dispatch, see off
engullir
to gulp down
escaso
meager (fare)
escudilla
small soup ball
estar de sobremesa
to remain at the table after the mid-day meal
el festín
feast, banquet
fiambre
cold meat, buffet lunch
filo
(cutting) edge
la fuente
serving dish, platter
garrafa
carafe
huevera
egg cup
jalar
to knock back
lastrar
to knock back, wolf down (Arg.)
manjar
tasty/special dish
mascar
to chew
opíparo
sumptuous (R3)
pábulo
food (R3)
picar
to nibble at, pick at
pimentero
pepper pot
pincho
portion on a stick
platillo
saucer
portauchillo
knife rest
salsera
sauce boat
servilletero
napkin ring
sibarita
Epicurean (R3)
tarro de mostaza
mustard jar
tetera
tea pot, kettle
untar
to dip (Eg. Bread in sauce, gravy)
vituallas
food, provisions (R3)
el yantar
food, nourishment (R3)
yantar
to eat (R3)
a medio vestir
half-dressed
abrochar
to button up, fasten
achicar una falda
to take in a skirt
acicalarse
to smarten up
ajar
to crumple
almidonar
to starch
andrajoso
ragged
arrebujado en su abrigo
wrapped in his/her overcoat
atildarse
to spruce yourself up
atuendo
attire (R3)
calarse el sombrero
to put your hat down firmly
ceñido
tight/close-fitting
chafado
crumpled
chillón
garish
chulo
neat, lovely (of a dress) (Mx.)
el cierre
fastener
cordón
lace
delantal
apron
desaliñado
slovenly, unkempt
descubrirse
to take off your hat
el desgaste
wear and tear
desharrapado
ragged, tattered
deshebillar
to unbuckle
deshilachado
shabby, frayed
el disfraz
fancy dress
en andrajos
in rags, tattered
endomingarse
to dress up
engalancharse
to dress up
ensanchar un pantalón
to let out a pair of pants
estar de gala
to be in full dress
fachoso
slovenly, ill-dressed (Mx.)
faja
sash, girdle, belt
flamante
brand new, luxurious
forro
lining
garras
rags, old clothes (Mx.)
hacer buen juego con
to match, go well with
harapiento
ragged
inarrugable
wrinkle free
indumentaria
attire (R3)
mamarracho
poorly dressed (Mx.)
mandil
apron (Mx.)
el ojal
buttonhole
el ojete
eyelet
pelliza
sheepskin jacket
peripuesto
smartly dressed
pingos
ragged clothes
sayo
smock (R3)
suela
sole
tejido sintético
synthetic material
tela a pintas azules
blue-spotted cloth
tela de colorines
bright-colored cloth
tela de cuadros
checked cloth
tela de visos
shiny/glossy cloth
vestiduras
ceremonial robes (R3)
vistoso
colorful, showy
zamarra
sheepskin jacket
ajustado
figure-hugging
el alfiler
pin, clip
argolla
wedding ring (Mx.)
blusa guanga
loose-fitting blouse (Mx.)
blusa holgada
loose-fitting blouse
capucha de quita y pon
removeable hood
el encaje
lace
jeans embarrados
tight-fitting jeans (Mx.)
liguera
suspender belt
maniquí
mannequin, model
moño
bun
peto
blue jeans
el portaligas
suspender belt
sisa
dart (in clothing)
el/la tanga
bikini bottom, G-string
vestido muy escotado por detrás
backless dress
vestido premamá
maternity dress
vestido sin tirantes
strapless dress
el bonete
hat, biretta
el capelo
cardinal´s hat
las chaparreras
leg chaps (Mx.)
el chaqué
morning coat
el cordobés
dark, felt, wide-brimmed hat
cuello postizo
detachable collar
falda escocesa
kilt
faldón
tail (of shirt, coat)
el frac
dress coat
el fular
tie
la galera
top hat (Arg.)
levita
frock coat
moño
bow tie (Arg.)
pechera
shirt front
sobretodo
overcoat (R3)
sombrerera
hatbox
sombrero ancho
wide-brimmed hat
sombrero de ala ancha
wide-brimmed hat
sombrero de bola
bowler hat (Mx.)
sombrero de jipijapa
Panama hat
sombrero hongo
bowler hat
sombrero jarano
broad-brimmed Mexican hat (Mx.)
sombrero tejano
Stetson
toca
bonnet
tocado
headgear, hat
zahones
leg chaps
el abalorio
glass beads
abanicarse
to fan yourself
aderezo
adornment
baño de espuma
bubble bath
bisutería
cheap jewelry
bruselas
tweezers
chuchería
trinket
cinta
ribbon, headband
colgante
pendant
costura
seam
crema hidratante
moisturizer
el dije
medallion, locket
las enaguas
petticoat
estuche de joyas
jewel case
el guardajoyas
jewel case
hacerse una permanente
to have a perm
incrustado de
inlaid with
jaspeado
mottled, speckled
lápiz de ojos
eyeliner
orfebrería
gold/silver work
orilla
hem
oropel
tinsel, gaudy adornment
pinzas
tweezers
polvera
powder compact
polvos
face powder
recamado
embroidered
redecilla
hair net
ribeteado
edged, bordered
sombre de ojos
eye shadow
tratamiento facial
face pack
el volante
flounce
zarcillo
earring
abigarrado
variegated
aterciopelado
velvety
basto
coarse. Rough
bayeta
floor cloth
el dril
drill
estameña
serge
felpa
plush
fieltro
felt
franela
flannel
pana
courderoy
rameado
with a foliage pattern
el tul
tulle