Spanish translation of 'sponge cake'
pastelito m (LAm)
Example Sentences Including 'sponge cake'
Despite his promise to be founder of the feast, Rye produced from her knapsack a chocolate-iced sponge cake which she sliced in two.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
and `I know I'm making an awful pig of myself, but would you mind passing me another sponge cake ?Something in the Water
Trends of 'sponge cake'
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- (for washing)
idiom: to throw in the sponge
darse por vencido,
tirar la toalla
- (cookery) (also sponge cake)
pastel m (LAm)
- (= wash)
lavar con esponja,
limpiar con esponja
- (informal, = scrounge)
⇒ he sponged £15 off me
me sacó 15 libras de gorra (inf)
- (= scrounge)
dar sablazos (inf),
vivir de gorra (inf)
⇒ to sponge off or on sb(= depend on)
vivir de algn(on occasion),
dar sablazos a algn (inf)
Example Sentences Including 'sponge'
Our teacher knelt beside him, the bucket and sponge from the art class in his hand.THE MANANA MAN (2002)
I start practising to be a sponge fisher like my father.Three in One
The meal that night was an excellent pork chop, followed by a baked sponge.Death in Purple Prose
Translation of sponge cake from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary