baking
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baking(
bey
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kihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (activity)
a. hornear
Alice is good at cooking, but baking is her specialty.Alice es buena para cocinar, pero hornear es su especialidad.
b. la repostería
(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 grandma taught me everything I know about baking.Mi abuela me enseñó todo lo que sé sobre repostería.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (used for baking)
a. de hornear
I bought a new silicone baking pan to make the brownies.Compré un nuevo molde de hornear de silicona para hacer los brownies.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(extremely hot)
a. achicharrante
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(weather)
How's the weather in Havana been? - It's been baking hot!¿Qué tal ha estado el calor en La Habana? - ¡Ha estado haciendo un calor achicharrante!
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baking
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to do the bakingcocer el pan
baking powderlevadura (en polvo)
baking sheet or trayplaca or bandeja de hornear
baking sodabicarbonato sódico
baking tinmolde para hornear
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
it's baking (hot)hace un calor achicharrante or
I'm baking (hot)¡me estoy asando!, ¡estoy asado(a)!
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baking [ˈbeɪkɪŋ]
noun
1 (activity)
she does the baking on Monday los lunes hace el pan/los pasteles etc
2 (batch) hornada (f)
adjective
(hot)
it's baking (hot) in here esto es un horno; a baking hot day un día de calor asfixiante
modifier
baking chocolate (n) (US) chocolate (m) fondant
baking dish (n) fuente (f) para el horno
baking pan (n)
baking tin See culture box in entry baking.
baking powder (n) Royal (m);™ levadura (f) en polvo; (Esp)
baking sheet (n)
baking tray See culture box in entry baking.
baking soda (n) bicarbonato (m) de soda
baking tin (n) molde (m) (para el horno)
baking tray (n) bandeja (f) de horno
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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