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leftover

Saltos de línea: left|over
Pronunciación: /ˈlɛftəʊvə
 
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Definición de leftover en inglés:

sustantivo

(usually leftovers)
Something, especially food, remaining after the rest has been used: everyone wanted seconds, so there were no leftovers figurative he’s just a leftover from another age
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • This salad also makes great leftovers and will keep fresh in your fridge for up to seven days!
  • Tonight I made him a baked potato to go with the leftovers and he gobbled it all up.
  • There once was a time when a Monday lunch was Sunday's leftovers or a cheap sandwich.
Sinónimos
residue, survivor, legacy, vestige, trace
leavings, uneaten food, remainder, unused supplies, scraps, remnants, remains, scourings, slops, crumbs, dregs;
excess, surplus, overage;

adjetivo

[attributive] Volver al principio  
Remaining; surplus: yesterday’s leftover bread
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He had finished cleaning and was now pouring the leftover coffee on the remains of the fire.
  • Similar to last year's party, I wound up with a ton of leftover beer and an extra cooler.
  • He ate the leftover spaghetti and bread before he even realized it, then picked up the glass of water.
Sinónimos

Words that rhyme with leftover

pushover

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