sparkling

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sparkling(
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lihng
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (shining)
a. brillante
He opened the window to see the beautiful image of a sparkling, star-filled sky.Abrió la ventana y vio la bella imagen de un cielo tachonado de estrellas brillantes.
That black cat's eyes are a sparkling yellow color.Los ojos de ese gato negro son de un color amarillo brillante.
b. centelleante
I'll never forget the sparkling lights of Vienna at Christmastime.Nunca olvidaré las luces centelleantes de Viena durante las Navidades.
c. chispeante (eyes)
He was entranced by her sparkling blue eyes.Quedó hechizado con sus ojos azules chispeantes.
2. (culinary)
a. espumoso (wine, cider)
Cava is a type of sparkling wine, typically produced in the Penedes region of Catalonia.El cava es un tipo de vino espumoso que típicamente se elabora en la región del Penedés de Cataluña.
b. espumante (wine, cider)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Sparkling wine is getting more popular in Argentina.El vino espumante es cada vez más popular en Argentina.
c. con gas (water)
A bottle of sparkling water for me, please.Para mí, una botella de agua con gas, por favor.
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sparkling
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (light, eyes, diamond)
a. centelleante, brillante
2. (fig)
a. chispeante (conversation)
sparkling winevino espumoso
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sparkling [ˈspɑːklɪŋ]
adjective
1 (bright) [+glass etc] centelleante; [+eyes] chispeante
2 (fizzy) [+wine] espumoso
a sparkling drink una bebida espumosa; sparkling water agua con gas
3 (scintillating) [+person, wit, conversation] chispeante
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