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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
v.
be all sweetness and light; overdo the flattery
(MODISMOS)
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"almíbar": examples and translations in context
Es como intentar nadar en un barril lleno de almíbar. Like trying to swim through a barrel of syrup.
Tenemos ese almíbar que a usted le gusta. We have that syrup you like.
Esta vez simplemente necesito hacer menos almíbar. This time I just need to make less butterscotch.
El plato por el que me echaron fue Vieiras de almíbar con miso. The dish I got kicked off for was miso butterscotch scallops.
Despiértenme cuando se esté terminando el almíbar. Wake me for the syrupy ending.
Todo le sabe mal, quiere almíbar de sésamo. Can't taste anything, so he wants sesame syrup.
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