relish
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. la salsa de pepinillos
(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't eat hot dogs without relish and mustard.No puedo comer perros calientes sin salsa de pepinillos y mostaza.
2. (tang)
a. el sabor
(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).
What is this condiment? It has such an enjoyable relish.¿Qué es este condimento? Tiene un sabor de lo más agradable.
3. (gusto)
a. el entusiasmo
(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 children beat the pinata to a pulp with relish.Los niños golpearon con entusiasmo la piñata hasta romperla.
b. el gusto
(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).
We recalled winning the championship with relish.Recordamos con gusto cómo ganamos el campeonato.
c. el deleite
(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).
Young people enjoy this novel and read it with relish.A los jóvenes les encanta esta novela y la leen con deleite.
d. el placer
(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).
Sonya observed with relish the reactions to her words.Sonya observó con placer las reacciones a sus palabras.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to enjoy greatly)
a. disfrutar de
The coach relished his return to the team after a long time out of work.El entrenador disfrutaba de su regreso al equipo tras un largo período sin trabajar.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Amanda doesn't relish the thought of having to go back to school.A Amanda no le entusiasma la idea de tener que volver a estudiar.
I don't relish the idea of going to a karaoke bar by myself.No me hace gracia la idea de ir solo a un bar karaoke.
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relish
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (pleasure)
a. el deleite m, goce
(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).
to do something with relishhacer algo con gran deleite
2. (pickle)
a. la salsa condimentada
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (general)
a. gozar con, deleitarse en
I didn't relish the ideano me entusiasmaba la idea
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relish [ˈrelɪʃ]
noun
1 (distinctive flavour) sabor (m)
2 (gusto, enthusiasm) entusiasmo (m)
to do sth with relish hacer algo de buena gana; to eat sth with relish comer algo con apetito; hunting has no relish for me now ya no disfruto tanto cazando
3 (sauce) salsa (f)
transitive verb
1 (taste, savour) [+a good meal] saborear
2 (like)
I don't relish the idea of staying up all night no me hace gracia la idea de estar levantado toda la noche
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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