brownie
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Usage note
This word must begin with a capital letter in the sense shown in 2).
brownie(
brau
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ni
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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. 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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brownie
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (cake)
a. 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).
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brownie [ˈbraʊnɪ]
noun
1 (fairy) duende (m)
2 (also Brownie Guide) niña (f) exploradora
to earn or win Brownie points apuntarse tantos a favor; hacer méritos
3 (US) (cookie) pastelillo (m) de chocolate y nueces
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "brownie"
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brownie mix
mezcla para brownies
chocolate brownie
brownie de chocolate
brownie recipe
receta de brownies
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