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"Nuggets" is a form of "nugget", a noun which is often translated as "la pepita". "Chicken nugget" is a noun which is often translated as "el nugget". Learn more about the difference between "chicken nugget" and "nuggets" below.
chicken nugget
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (food)
a. el nugget
(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).
If you're hungry, I just found this chicken nugget under my chair.Si tienes hambre, acabo de encontrar este nugget debajo de mi silla.
b. el nugget de pollo
(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).
I love it when they give me an extra chicken nugget by accident.Me encanta que me den un nugget de pollo extra por accidente.
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nugget
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mining)
a. la pepita
(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).
The digger glowed when he saw, shimmering on the bottom of the stream, a large gold nugget.Se le iluminó la cara al excavador cuando vio que, resplandeciendo en el lecho del arroyo, había una pepita de oro.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(piece of important information)
a. la perla
(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).
My grandmother offered this nugget of wisdom: "Never pass up an opportunity to keep your mouth shut."Mi abuelita ofrecía esta perla de sabiduría: "Jamás desperdicies una oportunidad de mantener la boca cerrada".
b. el dato valioso
(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).
Listen to this nugget I just read in the newspaper.Escucha este dato valioso que acabo de leer en el periódico.
3. (culinary)
a. el nugget
(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).
What would you like to order, Sophie? - Chicken nuggets and a pink lemonade.¿Tú que quieres pedir, Sophie? - Nuggets de pollo y una limonada rosada.
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