Translation of greengage in Spanish:

greengage

ciruela claudia, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɡrinˌɡeɪdʒ//ˈɡriːnɡeɪdʒ/

noun

  • 1

    (fruit)
    ciruela claudia feminine
    • Cover and leave to simmer for 15 min, stirring regularly to crush the greengages down to a pulp.
    • Many consider greengages to be one of the finest dessert plums.
    • Bake the tart for 50-60 minutes, until the almond filling is cooked and the plums or greengages are tender.
    • The green skin may not indicate sweetness but ripe greengages are mouth-watering when eaten raw and they make excellent jam or purées for pies and puddings.
    • If they are greengages, they'll be sweet and suitable for eating.
  • 2

    (tree)
    ciruelo claudio masculine
    • Residents are now planning to plant another 70 trees, including cherry and greengage, at the orchard, off Leigh Road.