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toast(
tost
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (culinary)
a. el pan tostado
(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).
(M)
For me, a simple piece of toast for breakfast is not enough.Para mí, un mero trozo de pan tostado para el desayuno no es suficiente.
b. las tostadas
(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).
(F)
I prefer my toast with eggs and bacon on top.Prefiero las tostadas con huevos y tocino encima.
2. (tribute)
a. el brindis
(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).
(M)
I'd like to propose a toast to the bride and groom!¡Quiero proponer un brindis por los novios!
3. (person)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
She was the toast of her field after her important discovery.Después de su descubrimiento importante, fue muy aclamada en su campo.
The athlete was the toast of the nation after winning the gold medal.El atleta se convirtió en el héroe del país después de ganar la medalla de oro.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (to cook)
a. tostar
It's a good idea to toast the tortillas for a little bit before eating them.Es buena idea tostar las tortillas un poco antes de comerlas.
5. (to offer tribute)
a. brindar por
Let's toast these accomplished graduates!¡Brindemos por estos graduados logrados!
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toast
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (toasted bread)
a. el pan tostado
(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).
(M)
a slice or piece of toastuna tostada
toast rackportatostadas m inv
2. (tribute)
a. el brindis
(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).
(M)
to drink a toast to somebodyhacer un brindis a la salud de alguien
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (bread)
a. tostar
toasted cheesetostada de queso
toasted sandwichsándwich (caliente)
4. (tribute)
a. brindar a la salud de
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toast [təʊst]
noun
1 (bread) pan (m) tostado; tostada (f)
a piece of toast una tostada
2 (drink) brindis (m);to por
to drink a toast to sb brindar por algn; here's a toast to all who ... brindemos por todos los que ...; to propose a toast to sb proponer un brindis por algn
to be the toast of the town ser el niño bonito de la ciudad
to be the toast of the nation
transitive verb
1 [+bread] tostar
toasted sandwich sándwich (m) tostado; to toast one's toes by the fire calentar los pies cerca del fuego
2 (drink to) brindar por
we toasted the newlyweds brindamos por los recién casados; we toasted the victory in champagne celebramos la victoria con champán
modifier
toast list (n) lista (f) de brindis
toast rack (n) rejilla (f) para tostadas
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