- (Cookery) (large) apple/plum tarttarta or (Chile) kuchen de manzana/ciruelaExample sentences
- There are bagels and muffins, chocolate chip cookies, eclairs, tarts, Danish pastries, baklavas and quiches.
- There were also single-crusted tarts with similar fillings and tarts of apples and other fruits.
- We had roast potatoes and cauliflower and then something like apple tart with custard for afters.
- (promiscuous woman) [colloquial]fulana (feminine) [colloquial]
puta (feminine) [vulgar]
piruja (feminine) (Colombia) (Mexico) [colloquial]
loca (feminine) (River Plate area) [colloquial]
chusca (feminine) (Chile) [colloquial]Example sentences
- The suffragettes donned red lipstick as a feminist statement at a time when only tarts and actresses wore the old war paint.
- You might get a tart calling over, ' Hello Jack, how are you ' - that sort of thing.
- The only alibi he can provide for the night of the murder is that he was being spanked by a tart in frilly knickers.
- 1verb + object + adverb (dress up, make-up)
acicalar [colloquial]she spends hours tarting herself up
se pasa horas acicalándose or emperifollándose [colloquial]2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
- 1 (acid)Example sentences
- This compound has a fruity flavour which, when added to the tart taste of acetic acid, gives the complex character to a good wine vinegar.
- And the tangy apple flavour found in most Chardonnays comes primarily from malic acid, the tart acid found in apples.
- Boyle went on to characterize acids, noting their sour or tart taste and their ability to corrode metals.
- 2 (cutting)Example sentences
- He has tart remarks concerning the latest Anglican commotions.
- He looked incredulous, unoffended by her tart tone.
- She was old enough to be Bahzell's mother, and her tart tone was so like his old nurse's that he grinned despite his tension.
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