muffin
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muffin(
muh
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fihn
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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. la magdalena
(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).
I can never resist my grandmother's blueberry muffins.Nunca puedo resistir las magdalenas de arándanos de mi abuela.
b. el bollo
(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).
Muffins in the United States can be savory but are usually sweet.Los bollos en los Estados Unidos pueden ser salados, pero suelen ser dulces.
c. el muffin
(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).
Do you want a muffin or a doughnut?¿Quieres un muffin o una dona?
2. (culinary) (United Kingdom)
a. la tortita
(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).
I prefer my muffins toasted with butter.Prefiero mis tortitas tostadas con mantequilla.
b. el mollete
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Afternoon tea is best accompanied by a muffin.El té por la tarde lo acompaña mejor un mollete.
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muffin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (teacake) (United Kingdom)
a. la tortita
(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).
b. la ≃ magdalena
(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).
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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muffin [ˈmʌfɪn]
noun
1 (cake) magdalena (f) generalmente con sabor a chocolate o con trocitos de fruta; (generalmente con sabor a chocolate o con trocitos de fruta)
chocolate chip muffins
2 (eaten with butter) (Britain) mollete (m); (US) especie de pan dulce; bollo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
muffin
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muffin
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
a. muffin
Me encantan los muffins de arándanos cubiertos con streusel de almendras.I love blueberry muffins topped with almond streusel.
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