postre
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postre(
pohs
-
treh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
a. dessert
El helado puede que sea mi postre favorito.Ice cream is probably my favorite dessert.
b. pudding (United Kingdom)
¿Qué pediste de postre?What did you order for pudding?
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postre
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. dessert
b. pudding (United Kingdom)
de postrefor dessert
2. (fig)
a.
para postreto cap it all
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postre
dessert; pudding
¿qué hay de postre? what's for dessert?; de postre tomé un helado I had ice cream for dessert
para postre to cap it all; on top of everything
y, para postre, vamos y nos perdemos and to cap it all o on top of everything, we went and got lost
llegar para los postres to come very late
a la postre when all is said and done; at the end of the day
a la postre, todos defendemos los mismos intereses when all is said and done o at the end of the day, we all have the same interests
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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