garnish
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garnish(
gar
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nihsh
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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 adorno
(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).
Tonight's special is slow-braised sirloin with a rosemary garnish.El especial de esta noche es un solomillo asado a fuego lento con un adorno de romero.
b. la guarnición
(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).
The fish is served with a garnish of lettuce and tomatoes.El pescado se sirve con una guarnición de lechuga y tomate.
c. la decoración
(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).
Serve the chicken with some lemon wedges as garnish.Sirva el pollo con unas rodajas de limón de decoración.
d. el aderezo
(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).
The dish was served with a garnish of parsley.El plato se sirvió con un aderezo de perejil.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to embellish)
a. adornar
Garnish the cocktail with a mint leaf.Adorna el cóctel con una hoja de menta.
b. aderezar
The chef garnished the meat with a poblano salsa.El chef aderezó la carne con una salsa de chile poblano.
c. decorar
Betty garnished the banana smoothies with almond slivers.Betty decoró los batidos de plátano con láminas de almendras.
d. guarnecer
Carla garnished the cream of potato soup with fresh leeks.Carla guarneció la crema de papa con puerros frescos.
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garnish
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. la guarnición
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. guarnecer, adornar
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garnish [ˈɡɑːnɪʃ]
noun
(Cookery) aderezo (m); adorno (m)
transitive verb
aderezar; adornar;with con;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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