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shortbread
American English: /ˈʃɔrtˌbrɛd/
British English: /ˈʃɔːtbrɛd/

Translation of shortbread in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • (galleta dulce de mantequilla)
    Example sentences
    • Celeste came back with two slices of pizza and a plate of shortbread sugar cookies.
    • The origin of the name of these dainty shortbread biscuits is interesting.
    • When I'm tired, I eat roasted peppers, rice pudding, shortbread biscuits dunked in tea.

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