melado

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish melado, from melar (to sugar, to candy).

Noun[edit]

melado (countable and uncountable, plural melados or meladoes)

  1. a mixture of sugar and molasses; crude sugar as it comes from the pans without being drained

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for melado in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From melar (to sweeten with honey).

Noun[edit]

melado m (plural melados)

  1. molasses

Adjective[edit]

melado m (feminine singular melada, masculine plural melados, feminine plural meladas, comparable)

  1. honey-sweet (very sweet)
  2. honey-colored (having the color of honey)
  3. sticky
  4. (Brazil, colloquial) drunk
Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

melado (feminine singular melada, masculine plural melados, feminine plural meladas)

  1. masculine singular past participle of melar

Etymology 2[edit]

From melar (to wither, dry up).

Adjective[edit]

melado m (feminine singular melada, masculine plural melados, feminine plural meladas, comparable)

  1. withered
    Synonyms: chocho, peco
Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

melado (feminine singular melada, masculine plural melados, feminine plural meladas)

  1. masculine singular past participle of melar

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /meˈlado/, [meˈlaðo]

Noun[edit]

melado m (plural melados)

  1. melado

Verb[edit]

melado m (feminine singular melada, masculine plural melados, feminine plural meladas)

  1. Masculine singular past participle of melar.