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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
Regionalism used in Spain
a. muffin (United Kingdom)
Tenemos molletes con huevo y beicon para el desayuno.We have egg and bacon muffins for breakfast.
b. English muffin
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Me encantan los molletes tostados con mantequilla.I love toasted muffins with butter.
2. (Mexican toast snack)
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. toast topped with beans and melted cheese
Los molletes son un antojito muy popular en México.Toast topped with beans and melted cheese is a very popular snack in Mexico.
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1 (Culin) muffin
2 [del brazo] fleshy part
3 (mejilla) fat cheek
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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