escabechar

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escabechar(
ehs
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kah
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beh
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chahr
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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 pickle
La meluza solamente me gusta si la escabecho antes.I only like hake if I pickle it before.
b. to souse
Este vinagre es ideal para escabechar las sardinas.This vinegar is perfect for sousing sardines.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(education)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. to fail
El profesor escabechó a todos los que respondieron mal a la pregunta uno.The teacher failed everyone who got the first question wrong.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to kill)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. to do in
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Los mafiosos me amenazaron con escabecharme si no les pagaba a tiempo.The mobsters threatened to do me in if I didn't pay them on time.
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escabechar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (culinary)
a. to marinate
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escabechar
transitive verb
1 (Culin) to pickle; souse
2 [+canas] to dye
3 (matar) to do in (familiar); do away with (familiar)
4 (Univ) (suspender) to plough (familiar); to plow (familiar); (EEUU)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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