Translation of jug in Spanish:

jug

jarra, n.

Pronunciation /dʒəɡ//dʒʌɡ/

noun

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    (large) jarra feminine
    (for milk, cream) jarrita feminine
    • Finally, when it comes to jugs, bottles and cartons, some dairies find that tried and true works best, while others are constantly seeking out new technology.
    • Victor took the jug and dug a pitcher out of the cupboard.
    • Plastic jugs and bottles can be placed in the bins marked for glass, and for both plastic and glass, it is good to rinse out the bottles and remove the caps.
    • Supposedly, this is a guy pouring water from a jug.
    • Kerry campaign volunteers left the rally scene and returned with water cooler jugs and passed cups through the crowd.
    • Beat the rest of the sugar, milk, eggs and vanilla in a jug and pour over the croissants.
    • Strain this liquid into a jug to remove any egg strings.
    • Thermoplastics are used to make plastic containers such as soda bottles and milk jugs.
    • Place the lavender flowers in a wide jug and pour the cream over them.
    • I pointed at the water jug, a large container that once held orange juice.
    • Put the kipper fillets in a jug or heatproof bowl and pour a kettle of boiling water over them.
    • After I saved all the cans, bottles, jars, boxes and milk jugs for a month, I saw how much I was keeping out of a landfill and putting back into our system of natural resources, and I was amazed.
    • Increase the speed as it blends, then pour into a jug.
    • The nurse came up to the bedside, placing the jug on the table.
    • Morandi painted bottles, jars, jugs and the occasional tin.
    • Carefully lift the fillets on to a warmed plate, cover with foil and keep warm, pouring the liquid into a jug.
    • Sara sighed and began to pour the milk from the bottle into the jug.
    • Safety rings on plastic containers and jugs have been a popular feature for years.
    • A key element is the striking handle on the pots and jugs: a right-angled affair with a beautiful curve and circular cutout to fit the hand perfectly.
    • It keeps very well if stood upright in a jug containing a little water, and refrigerated.
    • It had fired jugs, pans, cooking pots and roofing tiles in the 14th century, and similar wares have been found on excavations locally and in adjacent counties.
    • Luck was with them - they discovered 15,000 nineteenth-century moulds for jugs, bowls and storage jars in a disused storeroom.
    • Reheat the soup until boiling, decant into a jug and pour into the cups.
    • You could always find a milk jug or container at a house party.
    • They use plastic cups and Styrofoam cups or small water jugs.
    • Pour into a large jug and melt into it two large spoonfuls of clear honey.
    • We brought our own jugs and crocks to take the juice home in, and we'd fill them at the spigot on the holding tank.
    • The scope of jugs and bottles that are filled with dairy products, from fluid milk to yogurt-based smoothies to dairy-based nutrition or energy drinks, is truly wide today.
    • Pour into a jug and leave to cool; do not refrigerate as the syrup might crystallise and lose its fabulous puce clarity.
    • Strain through a fine sieve into a jug and pour the mixture over the apricots.
    • From behind the fridge door, Allan peered out with his mouth leaving a soda jug.
    • A young woman appeared, thin and beautiful, carrying a tray with a jug and a plate.
    • He popped open a jug and poured cold liquid into a ceramic cup, handing it to me gently.
    • As I spread Vegemite on my toast, Mum fills the jug and puts another mug out.
    • Do not, under any circumstances, place the juice in a jug, stopper the jug with a cork, and allow it to sit in a cool, dry place for eighteen to twenty-one days.
    • You can make similar cloches out of plastic pop bottles or milk jugs.
    • The chapel was nothing less of a party house full of monks and sisters laughing and having a good time, sloshing around jars, jugs, and other containers full of wine.
    • Ellie enters the room carrying a kettle and a jug containing milk.
    • It doesn't matter whether the cream is poured straight from a jug or lightly whipped and spooned from a bowl.
    • Pour it into a large jug - this makes it easier to pour it into the individual moulds.
  • 2slang

    (prison)
    he's in (the) jug está en el tambo Mexico slang
    • If I wasn't put in the jug, they wanted to kill me.
    • Crenshaw has spent long enough in the jug to know what he is talking about, but his crimes have always been those of stupidity rather than those of a hardened career criminal.

transitive verb

  • 1

    Cooking
    cocer
    • Similarly, jugged hare - boiled and served with hare blood and port - was once part of the staple diet.
    • I remember still the rich, dense jugged hare I ate then, served from its own shining copper pot; 25 years on, jugged hare is still on the menu although today the marinade contains Chinese five spices.
    • The seven-course meal included such delicacies as oyster sauce, jugged hare and a topical Alexandra pudding.
    • But she had taken a shine to Antony, and when you put aside any consideration for the poor hare that had been so unceremoniously jugged, the meal, you had to admit, had been rather good.
    • The recipe for northern Italian jugged hare also incorporates a little chocolate at the end.
  • 2US informal

    (prosecute and imprison)
    procesar y poner entre rejas informal
    procesar y encanar informal
    procesar y enchironar Spain informal
    procesar y meter en el bote Mexico Venezuela informal