guisar

guisar
intransitive verb
1. (act of cooking) (Spain) 
a. to cook 
A mi abuela le encantaba guisar para toda la familia los domingos.My grandmother loved to cook for the whole family on Sundays.
transitive verb
2. (act of cooking) (Spain) 
a. to cook 
Julián estuvo guisando la carne toda la mañana y aun así estaba dura.Julian spent the whole morning cooking the meat and still it was hard.
b. to stew 
La receta indicaba guisar las alcachofas con las patatas y las zanahorias.The recipe said to stew artichokes with potatoes and carrots.
guisarse
pronominal verb
3. (colloquial) (to be going on) 
a. to cook up (colloquial) 
Noté un ambiente raro en la reunión y pregunté a Marta que se estaba guisando.I noticed a strained atmosphere at the meeting, so I asked Marta what they were cooking up.
guisar
guisarse
pronominal verb
1. (colloquial) 
a. to be cooking, to be going on 
guisar
transitive verb
1 (Culin) (cocinar) to cook; (en salsa) to stew
él se lo guisa, él se lo come he's made his bed, so he can lie in it
2 (tramar) to cook up (familiar)
¿qué estarán guisando? what can they be cooking up? (familiar)
intransitive verb
to cook
me paso el día guisando I spend the day cooking
pronominal verb
guisarse (tramarse)
¿qué se estará guisando en la asamblea? what are they cooking up in the meeting, I wonder? (familiar)
Verb Conjugations for guisar
PresentPreteriteImperfectConditionalFuture
yo
guiso
guisé
guisaba
guisaría
guisaré
guisas
guisaste
guisabas
guisarías
guisarás
él/ella/Ud.
guisa
guisó
guisaba
guisaría
guisará
nosotros
guisamos
guisamos
guisábamos
guisaríamos
guisaremos
vosotros
guisáis
guisasteis
guisabais
guisaríais
guisaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.
guisan
guisaron
guisaban
guisarían
guisarán
View complete conjugation for guisar
Search history
Explore SpanishDict
We've combined the most accurate English to Spanish translations, dictionary, verb conjugations, and Spanish to English translators into one very powerful search box. Google +1 or Like our Spanish Translation page to spread the word!
Did this page answer your question?