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"Breadstick" is a noun which is often translated as "el colín", and "brownie" is a noun which is often translated as "el brownie". Learn more about the difference between "breadstick" and "brownie" below.
breadstick(
brehd
-
stihk
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. el colín
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Would you bring us some breadsticks to munch on while we wait for our dinner?¿Nos traes unos colines para picar mientras esperamos la cena?
b. el grisín
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(River Plate)
Breadsticks are an important part of Argentine cuisine because of the influx of Italian immigrants.Los grisines son una parte importante de la cocina argentina debido a la afluencia de inmigrantes italianos.
c. el palito de pan
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
These breadsticks just came out of the oven.Estos palitos de pan acaban de salir del horno.
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brownie(
brau
-
ni
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. el brownie
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Try this delicious mint brownie.Prueba este brownie delicioso con menta.
b. el bizcocho de chocolate y nueces
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
For dessert, we have brownies right out of the oven with vanilla ice cream.De postre, tenemos bizcochos de chocolate y nueces recién horneados con helado de vainilla.
2. (Girl Scout)
a. la niña exploradora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Veronica was a Brownie when she was younger.Verónica era una niña exploradora cuando era más joven.
3. (supernatural being)
a. el duende
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la duende
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I wish the brownies would come and clean my house while I sleep.Ojalá vinieran los duendes a limpiar mi casa mientras duermo.
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