mash
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mash(
mahsh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary) (United Kingdom)
a. el puré de papas
(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 Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
I always add cream to my mash to make it smoother.Siempre le agrego crema al puré de papas para hacerlo más suave.
b. el puré de patatas
(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)
Would you like some bangers and mash, love?¿Te gustarían salchichas con puré de patatas, amor?
2. (animal feed)
a. el afrecho
(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).
The pig farmer poured the mash into the trough.El criador de cerdos vertió el afrecho en el comedero.
3. (mixture)
a. la mezcla
(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 didn't really use a recipe, I just threw a mash of things into a pot.No usé una receta, tan solo eché una mezcla de cosas a la olla.
b. el amasijo
(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).
The house was a mash of different styles.La casa era un amasijo de estilos diferentes.
4. (brewing, distilling)
a. la malta remojada
(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).
The mash must be mixed with water to form the wort.La malta remojada se debe mezclar con agua para formar el mosto de cerveza.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
5. (culinary)
a. hacer puré de (potatoes)
Now we're going to mash the sweet potatoes and add some brown sugar.Ahora vamos a hacer puré de batatas y agregarles azúcar moreno.
b. triturar (larger pieces)
After stewing the tomatoes, mash them in a bowl.Después de cocer los tomates, tritúralos en un bol.
c. majar (in a mortar or food processor)
If you mash garlic with a mortar, you avoid any bitterness.Si majas ajo con un mortero, te evitas el sabor amargo.
6. (to crush)
a. machacar
If you're not careful, you'll mash your finger with that hammer.Si no tienes cuidado, te machacarás el dedo con ese martillo.
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mash
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. el puré de
(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).
(mashed potato)
b. patatas or
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
c. papas
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
2. (for pigs, poultry)
a. el frangollo
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (squash, crush)
a. machacar
4. (vegetables)
a. majar, hacer puré de
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mash [mæʃ]
noun
1 (mixture) mezcla (f); (pulp) pasta (f); amasijo (m)
2 (Britain) (mashed potatoes) puré (m) de patata(s) or papas; (LAm)
3 (in brewing) malta (f) remojada
4 (for animals) afrecho (m)
transitive verb
1 (crush) triturar; machacar
2 (purée) [+potatoes] hacer puré de
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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