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rhubarb
American English: /ˈruˌbɑrb/
British English: /ˈruːbɑːb/

Translation of rhubarb in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 countable or uncountable (Botany, Cookery)
    Example sentences
    • Don't, whatever you do, and I'm being one hundred per cent serious here, mix quadruple whiskies, cheeseburgers and re-heated rhubarb pie.
    • There would be rhubarb pie and buttermilk, flags flying and youngsters scampering, a parade, a pageant, and fireworks to light up the night sky.
    • Tom surveyed the table, eyes settling on rhubarb pie.
    Example sentences
    • Perennials, such as artichokes, asparagus and rhubarb are also sold in bare-root form.
    • As soon as the soil can be worked, plant bare-root asparagus, horseradish, Jerusalem artichokes, and rhubarb.
    • Unfolded flower buds of rhubarb are cooked in the same ways as elderberry flowers.
    Example sentences
    • Its common name is prickly rhubarb and it does indeed look like rhubarb gone ballistic.
    • Other common names include pestwurz, blatterdock, bog rhubarb, and butter-dock.
  • 2 2.1 countable (quarrel) (American English) [slang]
    Example sentences
    • After all, Martin reasoned, such retaliation is a commonplace of baseball, with brushback rhubarbs happening almost weekly every season.
    • Still, it was just a run-of-the-mill rhubarb, barely worth comment, which is true of most such arguments between arbiters and managers or players.
    • An intense rhubarb developed which lasted 34 minutes.
    2.2 uncountable (simulating conversation) (British English) [humorous]rhubarb, rhubarb (,rhubarb)!
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