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tajada
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tajada(
tah
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hah
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dah
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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. slice
Me puse dos tajadas de carne en el sándwich.I put two slices of meat on my sandwich.
b. cut
Mi abuela compró una tajada de pollo del mercado agrícola que estaba buenísima.My grandmother bought a cut of chicken at the farmer's market that was delicious.
2. (part)
a. share
Mis primos se llevaron una buena tajada de la herencia.My cousins got quite a big share of the inheritance.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(drunk)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. smashed
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
La tajada de Mercedes después de cinco chupitos de tequila era importante.Mercedes was really smashed after five shots of tequila.
b. legless
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
Me cogí una buena tajada porque hacía mucho que no bebía alcohol.I was really legless because it was a long time since I'd had any alcohol.
4. (culinary)
a. slice of fried plantain
Para cocinar tajadas solo necesitas plátanos, aceite y una sartén.To cook slices of fried plantain, all you need are plantains, oil, and a pan.
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tajada
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (rodaja)
a. slice
2. (parte)
a. share
sacar tajada de algoto get something out of something
3. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
agarrarse una tajada (como un piano)to get plastered o legless
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tajada
1 (Culin) slice
2 (beneficio) rake-off (familiar)
sacar tajada to get one's share; take one's cut (familiar); sacaron buena tajada de ello they did well out of it
3 (raja) cut; slash
¡te haré tajadas! I'll have your guts for garters! (familiar)
4 (borrachera)
coger o pillar una tajada to get plastered (familiar)
5 (Med) hoarseness
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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