marinate Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “marinate” in the English Dictionary

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marinateverb [I or T]

(also marinade /ˌmær.ɪˈneɪd/ ) /ˈmær.ɪ.neɪt/
to ​pour a marinade over ​meat or ​fish; to be ​left in a marinade: Marinate the ​chicken in ​whitewine for a ​couple of ​hours before ​frying. Leave the ​meat to marinate in the ​fridgeovernight.
(Definition of marinate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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marinateverb [T]

 us   /ˈmær·əˌneɪt/
to put ​fish, ​meat, or ​vegetables in a ​mixture of ​oil, ​vinegar or ​wine and ​spices before ​cooking, in ​order to ​flavor it or make it ​softer
(Definition of marinate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “marinate”
in Turkish terbiye etmek, pişirmeden önce yiyeceklere baharat, şarap…
in Russian мариновать…
in Polish marynować…
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