icing

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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)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el glaseado
(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).
(thin)
She prepared some icing to spread on the cookies.Preparó glaseado para esparcir sobre las galletas.
b. el baño
(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).
(thin)
The cake was topped with chocolate ganache icing and strawberries.El pastel estaba cubierto con un baño de ganache de chocolate y fresas.
2. (culinary) (United Kingdom)
a. la cobertura
(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 classic buttercream icing is the perfect way to top cakes.Una cobertura de crema de mantequilla es la mejor manera de cubrir un pastel.
3. (act of freezing)
a. la formación de hielo
(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).
We'll see some icing on the roads as temperatures drop below freezing.Veremos algo de formación de hielo en las calles cuando la temperatura caiga por debajo del punto de congelación.
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icing
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (on cake)
a. el glaseado
(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).
2. (fig)
a.
the icing on the cakela guinda
icing sugarazúcar glas, de lustre, flor, impalpable
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icing [ˈaɪsɪŋ]
noun
(on plane, car, road, railway) formación (f) de hielo; (on cake) glaseado (m)
this is the icing on the cake esto es la guinda que corona la torta
modifier
icing sugar (n) azúcar (m) glasé; azúcar (m) en polvo; azúcar (m) flor; (S. Cone)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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