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almíbar  

      sm   syrup  
peras en almíbar      pears in syrup  
MODISMOS estar hecho un almíbar      (=amable)   to be all sweetness and light  
pey   (=meloso)   to overdo the flattery  
  almíbar de pelo     (LAm)   heavy syrup
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
peras en almíbar exp.
pears in syrup

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to overdo the flattery
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be all sweetness and light
(MODISMOS)
"almíbar": examples and translations in context
Pásame la mantequilla y el almíbar. Fetch me some butter and syrup.
El estofado, mantequilla y almíbar. There's your stew, some butter and syrup.
Una taza de harina, una de azúcar, y una de fruta con almíbar. That's a cup of flour, a cup of sugar, a cup of fruit cocktail with the juice.
El almíbar es como el agua. The juice in them is just like water.
Y comer diez helados con almíbar caliente. And eating ten hot fudge sundaes.
Tenemos almíbar de maíz rico en fructosa. Básicamente, azúcar. High fructose corn syrup, basically sugar.
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