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American English: /ˈbeɪkən/
British English: /ˈbeɪk(ə)n/

Translation of bacon in Spanish:


  • tocino (masculine) or (Spain) bacon (masculine) or (River Plate area) panceta (feminine)
    to bring home the bacon [colloquial]
    (be breadwinner)
    ganar los garbanzos [colloquial]
    (achieve goal)
    obtener resultados
    to save somebody's bacon [colloquial]
    salvarle el pellejo a alguien [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • I would seal them in hot fat, wrap each bird in fatty bacon or pancetta and roast till tender.
    • Cooper sighed and carried two plates of bacon, eggs and sausage on toast to the table.
    • In Ireland, badgers have been eaten and cured in much the same way as we now cure bacon.

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