There are 2 translations of slice in Spanish:

slice1

Pronunciation: /slaɪs/

n

  • 1 c 1.1 (piece — of bread) rebanada (f); (— of cake) trozo (m), pedazo (m); (— of cheese) trozo (m), pedazo (m), tajada (f); (— of lemon, cucumber) rodaja (f); (— of meat) tajada (f); (— of ham) tajada (f), loncha (f), lonja (f), feta (f) (RPl) ; (— of melon) raja (f) a slice of life the play is a slice of life from working-class New York la obra es una estampa realista de la vida de la clase obrera neoyorquina
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    • The pudding is made by lining a buttered basin with fairly thin slices of good bread cut to fit exactly.
    • The traditional way of eating Gentleman's Relish is on thin slices of buttered white bread toast, alone, with cucumber or with mustard and cress.
    • This hearty wedge of egg stuffed with thin slices of potato, red pepper, tomato and herbs on its own would be worth returning for.
    1.2 (of money, business, territory) parte (f)
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    • Let me share with you a slice of our conversation that we had over tea.
    • Knowing all this, who's going to pay $5.25 a share for a slice of a declining business?
    • That's when companies were trying absolutely radical stuff to gain a slice of market share.
  • 2 c (implement) (BrE) pala (f) cake slice pala (f) de servir fish slice pala (f) para servir
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    • I wiped me fingers gently down the rabbit's flank, then, shutting my eyes, I slid my hand beneath its limp head like a kitchen slice scooping up a burst pasty.
    • This fabulous musical cake slice is perfect for use over the festive period.
    • The only trouble is, it seems to replace the white cake slice.
  • 3 [Sport] 3.1 (spin on ball) (no pl) efecto (m) 3.2 c (shot — in tennis) tiro (m) cortado or con efecto; (— in golf) slice (m)
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    • It can help players who hit weak fades or slices, enabling them to hit solid draws.
    • Nevertheless he began cautiously, with a four-iron off the 1st tee, his mild slice finding the light rough on the right of the fairway.
    • The wind heightens any spin on the ball, and accentuates a slice or a hook.
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    • The final game particularly pleased her coach as Brown mixed up her game, throwing in a few slices and higher top-spun shots and letting Dalton force the pace and make the errors.
    • Combining top spins, slices and net shots, she forced Tangphong to make a string of unforced errors, handing the Indonesian a crushing first set win.
    • At the start, Graf had problems with the slice on the Davenport serve.

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adj
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Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

There are 2 translations of slice in Spanish:

slice2

vt

  • 1 1.1 (cut into slices) [bread] cortar (en rebanadas); [meat] cortar (en tajadas); [cake] cortar (en trozos); [lemon/cucumber] cortar (en rodajas); [ham] cortar (en lonchas) to slice sth in two o in half cortar algo en dos or por la mitadto slice sth off sth slice the fat off the meat córtele or quítele la grasa a la carne he sliced off a piece of meat cortó una tajada de carne they've sliced $500,000 off the budget han recortado el presupuesto en $500.000 any way you slice it (AmE) [colloquial/familiar] lo mires por donde lo mires, sea como sea
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    • Its warm creaminess qualifies oatmeal as a comfort food, and adding sliced strawberries or apple gives it an antioxidant punch.
    • You can add any sort of meat, sliced onions, sliced tomatoes, bacon, sausage or pineapple.
    • He takes control of serving the food now, slicing the steaks into even, thin slices and arranging them on Olivia's plate.
    1.2
    (sliced past p)
    sliced bread pan de molde cortado en rebanadas thinly sliced tomatoes tomates (mpl) en rodajas finas
  • 2 [ball] (in tennis) cortar, darle* con efecto a; (in golf) darle* oblicuamente a
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    • A golfer badly slices a golf ball, which heads toward the rough, but then bounces off a tree and into the cup for a hole in one.
    • After slicing his tee ball into the trees at 18, he pitched out and barely sneaked a six-foot bogey putt in the side door.
    • If you tend to slice the ball, I recommend that you tee it a little higher when hitting a driver or low-lofted metal wood.
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    • The ball doesn't go safe, but Wise does Paraguay's job for them by ridiculously slicing the loose ball into the side netting.
    • He only succeeded in slicing the ball and it looped over his own keeper Aaron Brian.
    • He can hit line drives or slice the ball to the opposite field.

vi

  • 1.1 (cut) the spade sliced into the soft clay la pala se hundió en la tierra blanda the ship sliced through the waves [literario/literary] el barco surcaba las olas [literario/literary] 1.2 (be cut) this bread/ham doesn't slice very well este pan/jamón es muy difícil de cortar or no se puede cortar bien

Phrasal verbs

slice up

v + adv + o, v + o + adv
[bread] cortar en rebanadas; [salami] cortar en lonchas; [land] seccionar

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.