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barbecue
American English: /ˈbɑrbəˌkju/
British English: /ˈbɑːbɪkjuː/

Translation of barbecue in Spanish:

noun

  • 2 (food cooked on grid)
    Example sentences
    • Throughout the weekend, club members and their families came by to eat barbecue and many side dishes.
    • We would be eating pizza or barbecue food, not spaghetti by candlelight.
    • Wade, is it true that you had eaten barbecue, were throwing up over people, had a broken arm, and it was gushing blood, all while you were playing?

transitive verb

  • (cook on grid)
    asar a la parrilla or a la brasa
    Example sentences
    • While Stephen and Louis sat down on the sand drinking beer and talking, Jessica and Cecilia took turns in barbecuing the yummy food.
    • Dad barbecued some steaks, and Mom made potato salad and corn on the cob.
    • When the American Institute for Cancer Research issued guidelines for barbecuing meat safely, this somehow reminded Corcoran of the Nazi era.

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    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.