- 1.1 c u (seasoning) especia (f) the spices used in Indian cookery las especias utilizadas en la cocina india (before n) spice rack especiero (m) spice trade/islands comercio (m)/islas (fpl) de las especias 1.2 u (zest, interest) sabor (m) to add spice to a story hacer* un relato más sabroso (with sexual connotations) hacer* un relato más picante variety 1 1More example sentences
- The police officer is an interesting character and adds spice to the investigations.
- Believe me, the usage of missiles and countermeasures adds a lot of spice to the game.
- There are some variants that we have found add more spice / interest.
La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.
- 1.1 [Culin] (often pass) condimentar, sazonar* I don't like highly spiced food (seasoned) no me gusta la comida demasiado condimentada (hot, peppery) no me gusta la comida picanteMore example sentences1.2 (add excitement to) darle* sabor a to spice up a story darle* más sabor a un relato (with sexual connotations) hacer* un relato más picante
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- Many are spiced, or flavoured with lemon zest, and further embellished with nuts and dried or candied fruit.
- However, the curry was rich and flavourful, pungently spiced, with the medium heat level towards the upper reaches of my spice tolerance.
- I recommend spiced apricot sauce to serve with chicken.
- While Jack uses the sale to clear end of line stock etc, there are always a lot of interesting items from regular stock to spice up the event.
- This particular tabloid saw fit to urge readers to spice up their Sunday by studying something other than football and racing form; naked exploitation in the most explicit manner.
- Sexy jazz vocals spice up transitions from one fantasy to the next tryst, and sometimes the characters mouth the words, fantasizing that they're singers, to great effect.