Traducción de roly-poly en Español:


Pronunciación /rəʊlɪˈpəʊli//ˈroʊli ˈpoʊli/

nombrePlural roly-polies

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    especie de brazo de gitano cocido al vapor
    • Bangers and mash and roly-poly pudding were on the menu and prizes were presented by Mayor, Councillor Barbara Shone for the most authentic costumes.
    • Formerly roly-poly pudding was boiled in a pudding cloth; but the skill of enclosing a pudding of this shape in a cloth has now mostly been lost.
    • Everything was cooked in the one utensil; the square of bacon, amounting to little more than a taste each; cabbage, or other green vegetables, in one net, potatoes in another, and the roly-poly swathed in a cloth.
    • They will be cooking chicken rogan josh followed by apple and cinnamon roly-poly in the final.
    • The list of puddings included deep pan apple pie, jam roly-poly and treacle sponge.
  • 2Britanico coloquial

    (fat person)
    gordito masculino
    gordita femenino
    gordinflón masculino coloquial
    gordinflona femenino coloquial



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    gordinflón coloquial
    • Played by two women, their portrayal of the huffy, roly-poly cartoon-like Russians was very amusing.
    • She is the mother of three roly-poly, jolly children, and the wife of a roly-poly, not-so-jolly butcher.
    • Despite the copious amounts they can pack away, roly-poly types are less common than lanky or athletic builds, sometimes with the equine features of their symbol.
    • With Phys Ed cut from public school curriculum in favor of computer class, physical activity among today's roly-poly kids is down.
    • Rick was getting out of the shotgun seat and a roly-poly man with glasses was getting out of the driver's seat.
    • This could have been played seriously as in a caper film and worked much better than the roly-poly actor stumbling around trying to pull off the job for comic effect.
    • An old lady with a roly-poly figure waddled her way over to me and gave me a friendly smile.
    • The others were all middle-aged roly-poly bearded guys.
    • The roly-poly, laughing baby who, come to think of it, looks remarkably like a little Buddha.
    • First we popped in on a roly-poly Alsatian farm wife and watched her brewing outrageously smelly Munster cheese to the accompaniment of tub-thumping Bavarian music.