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polenta

  
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1      (Andes, Cono Sur)   (=maicena)   cornflour, cornstarch   (EEUU)     
(=sémola de maíz)  
ground maize, polenta
2    tener polenta      (=entusiasmo)   to be enthusiastic   (=calidad)   to be first-rate  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

polea, polen, poeta, polera

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to be first-rate
exp.
to be enthusiastic
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"polenta": examples and translations in context
Mientras ponen el agua para la polenta, voy y vuelvo. While you put the water for the polenta, I'll be right.
Vamos a poner el agua para la polenta. Come on. Let's put on the water for the polenta.
Y también siluro y polenta, con tostadas de pan de centeno integral. And I will have catfish and grits, with pumpernickel toast.
La polenta está en la plancha, el maíz en el pan. The grits on the griddle, the corn's on the pone.
Tómate un descanso, Pancho, la polenta casi se enfría. Take a break, Pancho, the polenta's almost gone cold.
Los revuelve equipo rojo para salvar su desastrosa polenta. The red team scrambles to save their disastrous polenta.
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