Translation of miel in English:
nombre femenino/feminine noun
- honey dulce como la miel as sweet as honey dejar a algn con la miel en los labios to snatch sth away from under sb's nose miel sobre hojuelas, es un piso estupendo y además muy barato, miel sobre hojuelas it's a fantastic apartment and, what's more o/or better still, it's cheap no se hizo la miel para la boca del asno I'm/you're casting pearls before swine no hay miel sin hiel there's no rose without a thorn, there's always a catch
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