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fruit salad

Translation of fruit salad in Spanish:

noun

uncountable and countable
  • 1.1
    (American English) (ensalada de frutas, gen en gelatina)
    1.2 (British English) fruit cocktail 1
    Example sentences
    • Popular desserts were trifle, fruit salad and traditional Christmas pudding, often made wrapped in a cloth and boiled in the copper.
    • Pudding lovers looking for something full of eastern promise might be disappointed though: the desserts on offer were profiteroles, fruit salad and tiramisu - all at £2.95.
    • The usual suspects are on parade for dessert, with a line-up including pancakes, ice-cream, fruit salad and banana flambé.

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