Share this entry
American English: /əˈspɛrəɡəs/
British English: /əˈsparəɡəs/

Translation of asparagus in Spanish:


uncountable or countable
  • (before noun) asparagus plant
    esparraguera (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • A member of the lily family, asparagus is also related to onions, leeks and garlic.
    • Asparagus beetles tend to shy away from asparagus when tomatoes, parsley or basil are planted nearby.
    • Despite the admirable longevity of an established asparagus bed, the plants get off to a slow start.
Definition of asparagus in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources