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sizzle

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪzəl/

Translation of sizzle in Spanish:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • [bacon/sausage] chisporrotear, crepitar she was sizzling with rage estaba que echaba chispas [colloquial/familiar]
    Example sentences
    • By the time my dad woke up and walked into the kitchen I had a frying pan with bacon and sausage sizzling on one ring of the range, and another with four eggs frying.
    • We can smell bacon and beans sizzling on an open fire next to a chuck wagon.
    • The grapes sizzled, sputtered, and melted into syrup, basting and braising the sausages in their bubbling juices.

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable

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