Translation of bread in Spanish:


pan, n.

Pronunciation: /brɛd//brɛd/


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    pan masculine
    white/wholemeal bread pan blanco/integral
    • a slice of bread and butter una rebanada de pan con mantequilla
    • to live on bread and water vivir a pan y agua
    • bread and circuses pan y circo
    • to be sb's bread and butter
    • teaching is his bread and butter se gana la vida enseñando
    • tourism is this country's bread and butter este país subsiste gracias al turismo
    • to break bread with sb compartir la mesa con algn
    • to cast one's bread upon the waters hacer (el) bien sin mirar a quién
    • to earn one's bread (and butter) ganarse el pan
    • to know which side one's bread is buttered (on) saber lo que conviene (a uno)
    • he knows which side his bread's buttered on sabe lo que le conviene
    • to take the bread out of sb's mouth quitarle el pan de la boca a algn
    • to want one's bread buttered on both sides querer el oro y el moro
    • The Secretary-General is supposed to bake bread without flour, much less yeast.
    • The smells were of fresh mint and coriander, of bread baking in a wood oven.
    • The same scheme will be applied to yoghurts, margarine, bread yeast, ice creams and vermouths.
    • One of the nicest gifts I ever received was a splendid loaf of bread the student had baked.
    • As food he would take with him specially baked small loaves of bread.
    • Sooner rather than later, you really must bake a loaf of bread.
    • While we waited, hot freshly baked bread rolls were brought to the table along with a very large pepper mill.
    • In preparation, the women have baked 500 loaves of bread to share with their visitors.
    • They are as important to the quality of his bread as the flour, salt, and oil he uses.
    • Baking a loaf of bread will change the way you think about food.
    • Elijah looked around, and by his head was a jar of water and some baked bread.
    • They passed by a bakery, and the pair caught a delicious whiff of freshly baked bread loaves laid out outside on a desk.
    • I can assure you she gave them no chance to eat wheat bread from her flour barrel.
    • Unfortified whole wheat bread and bread baked from cake flour will still be available.
    • On the kitchen counter sat a freshly baked loaf of bread and a large chocolate cheesecake.
    • I was making a stew which would hopefully last a few days and I'd also baked a loaf of bread earlier.
    • The refining process also denudes the flour on which this bread is based of much of its fibre and nutrients.
    • Substitute whole-grain flour for half or all of the white flour when baking bread.
    • Other ways of using the fruit include drying slices and grinding them into flour for bread.
    • I've baked countless loaves of bread as a baker and saved the world from hunger.
    • The uncreative tell the creative what to do because they want the bread.
    • I don't have the bread to buy a new bike.
    • It makes sense to use your head and spread the bread.
    • She's going to be tired and irritable, and bound to bring up the subject of who earns the bread.
  • 2slang, dated

    guita feminine slang
    lana feminine Latin America informal
    plata masculine South America informal
    pasta feminine Spain informal

transitive verb

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    empanar Central America Mexico
    apanar Chile