buñuelo
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buñuelo(
boo
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nyweh
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loh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
a. fritter
Los domingos mi familia y yo mojamos los buñuelos en chocolate para merendar.On Sundays my family and I dip fritters in chocolate as a snack.
b. doughnut
Lucía y yo cocinamos buñuelos con harina de trigo.Lucia and I cooked doughnuts with wheat flour.
c. donut
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
A los niños les dolía la tripa después de comer tantos buñuelos.The children had a stomachache after eating so many donuts.
2. (shoddy work)
a. botched job
¡Vaya buñuelo de proyectos me han enviado mis alumnos!My students sent me such botched jobs on their projects!
b. mess
Menudo buñuelo he hecho en el examen.My exam was a total mess.
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buñuelo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. donut
2. (de bacalao)
a. dumpling
buñuelo de vientodonut
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buñuelo
1 (Culin) fritter; doughnut; donut; (EEUU)
2 (chapuza) botched job; mess
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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