- 1 1.1 [Cookery/Cocina] [eggs/mixture] batir whisk a little cream in agregue un poco de crema batiendo whisk the egg whites (up) bata las clarasMore example sentences1.2 (swish) [tail] sacudir, agitar they use their tails to whisk insects away espantan or ahuyentan los insectos sacudiendo la cola, se sacuden los insectos con la cola he whisked the breadcrumbs off the table with his napkin sacudió las migas de la mesa con su servilleta
- In another bowl whisk the cream until light peaks form.
- For the icing, melt chocolate then stir until smooth and whisk in cream.
- Meanwhile whisk the eggs, yolks, cheese and cream in a bowl and season with black pepper.
- 2 2.1 (convey quickly) (+ adverb complement/+ adverbio predicativo) llevar (rápidamente) she was immediately whisked off to another meeting inmediatamente se la llevaron a otra reunión a toda prisa we were whisked back to the capital in a helicopter nos llevaron de vuelta a la capital en helicóptero 2.2 (take, remove) he whisked away the plates retiró los platos rápidamente she whisked the cloth off the table (de un tirón) quitó el mantel de la mesaMore example sentences
- The current whisks us quickly downstream, into country so empty of human artifacts that it seems as if we're the first people on earth: tundra, sky, a distant wisp of cloud.
- After a little hide and seek with the waiting pressmen, the authorities quickly whisked him into the casualty ward no. 2 at the ground floor through gate 1.
- But I was quickly whisked through to a private back room, where my new friend Kelly invited me to lie down and relax.
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.
- 1 1.1 [Cookery/Cocina] batidor (masculine) electric whisk batidora (f) eléctrica, batidor (m) eléctricoMore example sentences1.2 (small brush) escobilla (feminine)
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- It doesn't take as long a time as you'd think to whip cream with a whisk.
- Beat egg white with a whisk or handheld mixer in a small bowl until just stiff.
- Using a hand-held electric whisk, cream together the butter and caster sugar until light and fluffy.
(fly whisk)matamoscas (masculine)
- Objects surround the two uniforms: a mop for the cleaner; a fly whisk, medicine containers, and a drum for the nanga.
- The nazir gave me a giraffe-tail fly whisk when I left.
- If you're nostalgic for gin slings, parasols and fly whisks, the White House Rose Garden was the place to be last week.