Share this entry

aspic
American English: /ˈæspɪk/
British English: /ˈaspɪk/

Translation of aspic in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • aspic (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • In the kitchen, things which may need clarification are stock, clear soup, aspic, jelly, etc.
    • With many names - Jell-O, aspic, jelly, gelee and so on - gelatin has an identity of its own.
    • He came back with an armload of ready-to-eat goodies, bone-in ham and duck terrine and delicious eggs in aspic and cheese and freshly baked bread, which we served with a simple salad with toasted pumpkin seeds.

Definition of aspic 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.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day doofus
    Pronunciation: ˈduːfʌs
    noun
    a stupid person
    Cultural fact of the day

    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.