Quick answer
"Casserole" is a noun which is often translated as "la cacerola", and "saucepan" is a noun which is also often translated as "la cacerola". Learn more about the difference between "casserole" and "saucepan" below.
casserole(
kah
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sih
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rol
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (item of cookware)
a. la cacerola
(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 always prepare my macaroni and cheese in a large casserole.Siempre preparo los macarrones con queso en una cacerola grande.
b. la cazuela
(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).
Ronnie mixes the ingredients in a casserole and then bakes it for 45 minutes.Ronnie mezcla todos los ingredientes en una cazuela y luego lo hornea por 45 minutos.
c. la fuente de horno
(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).
You need to rub the casserole with butter before you put the potatoes in it.Tienes que untar la fuente de horno con mantequilla antes de ponerle las papas adentro.
2. (culinary)
a. a la cacerola
The whole family loved my green bean casserole.A todos en la familia les encantaron los ejotes a la cacerola.
b. el guiso
(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).
Peggy made an egg and tomato casserole for breakfast.Peggy preparó un guiso de huevos y tomates para el desayuno.
c. la cazuela
(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).
Billy served a chicken and potatoes casserole for dinner.Billy sirvió una cazuela de pollo con papas para la cena.
d. el guisado
(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 Mexico
(Mexico)
Juan loved the brussels sprout, potato and bacon casserole.A Juan le encantó el guisado de coles de bruselas, papas y tocino.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to cook or bake in a casserole) (United Kingdom)
a. guisar
Tracy casseroled a rabbit for dinner.Tracy guisó un conejo para la cena.
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saucepan(
sas
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pahn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. la cacerola
(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).
Cover the saucepan and allow the sauce to reduce.Cubre la cacerola y deja que se reduzca la salsa.
b. la olla
(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).
Stainless-steel saucepans are great for cooking.Las ollas de acero inoxidable son de lo mejor para cocinar.
c. el cazo
(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)
Place the saucepan on low heat and add a little bit of oil.Coloca el cazo a fuego lento y échale un chorrito de aceite.
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