amasar

amasar(
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mah
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sahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (culinary)
a. to knead
El cocinero amasó y estiró la masa para la pizza.The cook kneaded and stretched the pizza dough.
2. (to prepare)
a. to mix
Mi abuela me enseño a amasar harina de maíz para hacer tortillas.My grandmother showed me how to mix corn meal to make tortillas.
b. to mix with water
Tienes que amasar el yeso hasta que tenga una consistencia uniforme.You need to mix the plaster with water until it reaches a uniform consistency.
3. (to accumulate)
a. to amass
El empresario amasó una fortuna vendiendo autos.The businessman amassed a fortune selling cars.
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amasar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (masa)
a. to knead
2. (yeso)
a. to mix
3. (riquezas)
a. to amass
amasar
transitive verb
1 (Culin) [+masa] to knead; [+harina, yeso] to mix; prepare
2 [+dinero] to amass
3 (Med) to massage
4 (tramar) to cook up (familiar); concoct
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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