transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- [sauce/paint] espesar
intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo
- [sauce/paint] espesar(se); [fog] hacerse* más espeso or denso; [crowd/darkness] crecer*; [waist] engordar the plot thickens esto se pone cada vez más interesanteMore example sentences
- As the fog thickened, I heard voices from where James had disappeared.
- Simmer for a further 1-2 minutes, stirring occasionally, until the pineapple sauce has thickened, then leave to cool.
- Add slowly to the pot and allow the sauce to thicken.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
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