Translation of syrupy in Spanish:

syrupy

Pronunciation: /ˈsɜːrəpi; ˈsɪ-; ˈsɪrəpi/

adj

  • 1.1 [mixture/consistency] espeso como jarabe
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    • Prepare the glaze: put the confectioner's sugar in a small bowl, and pour in some lemon juice, a little at a time, whisking until the glaze gets to the right consistency, thick and syrupy.
    • The sauce should be reduced to a thick syrupy consistency.
    • Bring to the boil and reduce it to a thin syrupy sauce consistency.
    1.2 (cloying) [voice/smile/music] almibarado
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    • The essay continues in the style of its conception and her sentimental and syrupy excess will have you cringing throughout.
    • Valentine's Day is no longer only about syrupy sentimentality.
    • If it sounds like syrupy sentiment, he's unapologetic.

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