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rounded
American English: /ˈraʊndəd/
British English: /ˈraʊndɪd/

Translation of rounded in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1 1.1 (curved)
    (edge/object/surface)
    Example sentences
    • The edges of the table were smooth and rounded, lacking any sort of symmetry, almost as if a puddle had been somehow solidified and turned into a table.
    • It had smooth, rounded lines tastefully accented with chrome.
    • She was like fire and light, warmth and perfection from the top of her curly red head, to the rounded curves of her body, to the soles of her long feet.
    1.2 (plump)
    (face/cheeks/figure)
    rellenito [colloquial]
    1.3 (Cookery)
    (teaspoon/tablespoon)
  • 2 2.1
    (view/report)
    2.2 (flowing)
    (style)
    2.3 (Linguistics)
    (vowel)
    Example sentences
    • What you get here's a rounded picture - and it's all the better for it.
    • His secret life was just that, too secret to ultimately be known and give a rounded picture of the man handsome and charismatic enough to be a pop star himself.
    • Missing from the documentary is a more rounded picture of Dengler's life after his return to the U.S. from Vietnam.

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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.