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American English: /ˌmɛrəˈneɪd/
British English: /ˌmarɪˈneɪd/
, /ˈmarɪneɪd/

Translation of marinade in Spanish:


countable and uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • Wine marinades help meat, fish, and game keep a short time in hot weather.
    • From Cumberland sausage, meat and fish marinades, home baking, beer and much more, there will be something to make every mouth water from 9am - 3pm.
    • The marinade for the grilled meat and seafood is delectable and ingredients are a well-kept secret, as we were unable to get it from the staff.

transitive verb marinatePronunciation: /ˈmærɪneɪt/

  • dejar en adobo
    Example sentences
    • The Scottish sirloin is marinaded in orange, lime, oregano and chillies and then pan-fried.
    • I once barbecued a whole fillet of beef marinaded in a bottle of Jack Daniel's and enclosed in tinfoil.
    • We also learn why vacuum packing gives meat a nasty metallic tang - it cannot breathe but ends up marinading in oxidised blood.

intransitive verb marinatePronunciation: /ˈmærɪneɪt/

  • estar en adobo
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