carne asada
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carne asada(
kahr
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (culinary)
a. grilled meat (on a metal rack on a fire)
La carne asada te quedó deliciosa.The grilled meat was delicious.
b. barbecued meat (usually cooked outside)
Alejandro prepara la mejor carne asada.Alejandro does the best barbecued meat.
c. roast beef (cattle meat in the oven)
El sándwich tenía carne asada, mostaza y cebolla.The sandwich has roast beef, mustard and onions on it.
d. broiled meat
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Lo siento. No queda más carne asada.Sorry, there's no more broiled meat left.
2. (gathering)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. barbecue
El domingo tenemos una carne asada con la familia.On Sunday we're having a barbecue with the family.
b. barbeque
Voy a hacer una carne asada para mi cumpleaños.I'm having a barbeque for my birthday.
c. carne asada
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Fernando llevó unas cervezas a la carne asada.Fernando took some beers to the carne asada.
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