Translation of potato in Spanish:

potato

Pronunciation: /pəˈteɪtəʊ/

n (pl -toes)

u c
  • 1.1 papa (f) or (Esp) patata (f) (before n) potato chips o (BrE) crisps papas (fpl) or (Esp) patatas (fpl) fritas, papas (fpl) chip (Ur) potato masher pasapuré(s) (m), puretera (f) (RPl) potato peeler pelapapas (m) or (Esp) pelapatatas (m) potato salad ensalada (f) de papa(s) or (Esp) patata(s)
    More example sentences
    • Avoid fatty and fried foods and stick to starchy foods like rice, potatoes and pasta.
    • Conventional wisdom dictates that starchy foods such as potatoes should give up their sugar slowly into the bloodstream.
    • Alternatively, the lamb may be cooked with potatoes or rice, the fat cooking out to enrich and flavour the starchy accompaniment.
    1.2sweet potato

Definition of potato in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more