flan
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flan(
flahn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. el flan
(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).
(custard)
I couldn't make the flan because I didn't have the right mold.No pude hacer el flan porque no tenía el molde adecuado.
b. la tarta
(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).
(pastry)
Is there any flan for dessert today?¿Hay tarta de postre hoy?
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flan
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la tarta
(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).
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flan [flæn]
noun
tarta (f)
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flan
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flan(
flahn
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
a. crème caramel (sweet)
¿Quieres un flan?Would you like a crème caramel?
b. custard (sweet or savory)
Para mí, un flan de chocolate.Chocolate custard for me, please.
c. flan (sweet)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¡Qué rico está este flan!This flan is delicious!
d. mold (savory)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Has probado a hacer flan de calabacines?Have you tried making zucchini mold?
e. mould (savory) (United Kingdom)
Let's make a rice mould!¡Vamos a hacer un flan de arroz!
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flan
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. crème caramel
flan de huevo/vainillacrème caramel made with egg/vanilla
2. (colloquial)
a.
estar hecho un flan, estar como un flanto be shaking like a jelly, to be a bundle of nerves
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flan
(dulce) creme caramel
flan de naranja flan de flores de naranjo en salsa de mandarinas flan de pasas sultanas al coulis de frutas naturales
(salado) mould; mold; (EEUU)
Flan de verduras y cangrejos de río con pulpa de tomate flan de espinacas
estar hecho o estar como un flan to shake like a jelly o a leaf
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