mustard
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mustard(
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tuhrd
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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. (botany)
a. la mostaza
(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).
Mustard is very easy to grow.La mostaza es muy fácil de cultivar.
2. (culinary)
a. la mostaza
(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 forgot to buy the mustard for the hamburguers.Olvidamos comprar la mostaza para las hamburguesas.
3. (color)
a. el amarillo mostaza
(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).
Mustard really suits you.El amarillo mostaza te favorece.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (color)
a. amarillo mostaza
I'm not sure about the mustard walls.No me convencen las paredes amarillo mostaza.
b. color mostaza
The mustard jacket complemented the woman's purple skirt.La chaqueta color mostaza complementó la falda morada de la mujer.
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mustard
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la mostaza
(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).
2. (fam fig)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
she couldn't cut the mustardno consiguió dar la talla
mustard gasgas mostaza
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mustard [ˈmʌstəd]
noun
(Bot) (Cookery) mostaza (f)
he doesn't cut the mustard no da la talla
Is it possible, I ask with some trepidation, that Potter may be a fine writer but as a director, certainly of his own material, he doesn't quite cut the mustard? You have to be on form every week and people soon start noticing if you're not cutting the mustard The first backstage reports are that Sarah is okay. She has great presence and can really cut the mustard
adjective
a mustard (yellow) dress un vestido color mostaza
modifier
mustard gas (n) (Chem) (Mil) gas (m) mostaza
mustard plaster (n) sinapismo (m); cataplasma (f) de mostaza
mustard pot (n) mostacera (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "mustard"
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honey mustard
mostaza de miel
ketchup and mustard
ketchup y mostaza
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