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Spanish Word of the Day: Empalagoso

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Léxico relacionado con los sabores

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 10/31/2009
Word: Empalagoso
(em-pa-la-GO-so), adjetivo.
English: Sickly sweet , cloying
Etymology: De piélago, remanso de agua
Meaning: 1. Dicho de un alimento: Que empalaga.
2. Dicho de una persona: Que causa fastidio por su zalamería y afectación.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con los sabores

Se dice que un vino es empalagoso cuando resalta el azúcar en demasía.