Translation of delicious in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /dɪˈlɪʃəs/


  • 1.1 (appetizing) [food/taste/smell] delicioso, exquisito, riquísimo it tastes o it's delicious está delicioso or exquisito or riquísimo
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    • When he eventually opened the foil packet, the smell was amazing and the venison tasted delicious too.
    • Learn how to tell when a custard is set, why eggs need to be relaxed before baking, and taste delicious results!
    • They nearly always taste delicious and everyone seems to really like them.
    1.2 (delightful) [breeze/feeling] delicioso she looked absolutely delicious estaba divina
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    • It would be a delicious irony if these actions now deem him to be unfit to sit on the council.
    • Which would make that irony even more delicious.
    • But then Nicole arrives looking simply delicious, and her voice is tolerable enough.

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