Compartir esta entrada

sorbet Saltos de línea: sor¦bet
Pronunciación: /ˈsɔːbeɪ/
/ˈsɔːbɪt/

Definición de sorbet en inglés:

sustantivo

1A water ice: a delicious fruit sorbet [mass noun]: they ate orange sorbet
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Pudding was a passion fruit sorbet which Ronay pronounced the best sorbet he had ever eaten, and we finished the meal with coffee and Armagnac.
  • Any dessert with a sorbet or ice cream will give pleasure here.
  • Other desserts include bananas or papaya in caramel and cream sauce, bread pudding with custard, coconut or banana tarts, delicious coconut sorbet, and a mean coconut nougat.
2 archaic An Arabian sherbet.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • That's right, sherbets and sorbets originally were drinks made from sweetened fruit juice.

Origen

Late 16th century: from French, from Italian sorbetto, from Turkish şerbet, based on Arabic šariba 'to drink'; compare with sherbet.

Más
  • sherbet from early 17th century:

    The words sherbet and sorbet (late 16th century) are essentially the same, and are closely related to syrup (Late Middle English) and shrub (mid 18th century), a drink made with sweetened fruit juice and rum or brandy. All go back to a group of words centring on Arabic sariba ‘to drink’. The sharp-tasting powdered sweet sherbet was originally used to make a fizzy drink, from the 1850s.

Palabras que riman con sorbet

flambé • rosebay

Definición de sorbet en:

Compartir esta entrada

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día doofus
Pronunciación: ˈduːfʌs
noun
a stupid person