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barbecue

Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːrbɪkjuː; ˈbɑːbɪkjuː/

Translation of barbecue in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 2 (food cooked on grid) parrillada (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Throughout the weekend, club members and their families came by to eat barbecue and many side dishes.
    • We would be eating pizza or barbecue food, not spaghetti by candlelight.
    • Wade, is it true that you had eaten barbecue, were throwing up over people, had a broken arm, and it was gushing blood, all while you were playing?

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • (cook on grid) asar a la parrilla or a la brasa

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