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Spanish translation: golosinas

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English term or phrase:snacks
Spanish translation:golosinas
Entered by: Jackie_A
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10:20 Jul 22, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
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English term or phrase: snack food machines
Para México encontré "botana" Me gustaría que por favor algún colega mexicano comentara si se las conoce también como "máquinas de alimentos de botana"

Muchas gracias a todos los colegas... pienso que voy a usar snack y algo más.
Jackie_A
United States
Local time: 22:42
máquina de dulces, máquinas de golosinas
Explanation:
Estas son otras posibilidades que se usan mucho en México, máquina de dulces (aunque no todo lo que vende es dulce), máquina de golosinas (que incluye botanas dulces, saladas y bebidas).

Suerte y saludos de Oso :^)
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xxxOso
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Mil gracias a todos!! Golosinas me parece perfecto... este tema me ha abierto el apetito.
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Summary of answers provided
namáquina de dulces, máquinas de golosinasxxxOso
namáquinas expendedoras de tentempiés [o sandwich]
Terry Burgess
naMaquinas expendedoras de tentempiés/aperitivos
flaviofbg


  

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10 mins
Maquinas expendedoras de tentempiés/aperitivos


Explanation:
Hola Jackie,

a la espera de que algún colega mexicano nos diga su opinión, aquí tienes el estandard para España, aunque no te sirva de mucho igual lo puedes utilizar como referencia para otras veces :)

Suerte! Flavio

flaviofbg
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18 mins
máquinas expendedoras de tentempiés [o sandwich]


Explanation:
Hi Jackie!
After living 24 years in Mexico, I can most definitely assure you that the word "snack" is NEVER used here. The closest "anglicism" you would find here...and is actually very common, would be "sandwich". However, the more correct word here for "snack food" would be "tentempié".

Hope this helps:-)
terry


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Terry Burgess
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36 mins
máquina de dulces, máquinas de golosinas


Explanation:
Estas son otras posibilidades que se usan mucho en México, máquina de dulces (aunque no todo lo que vende es dulce), máquina de golosinas (que incluye botanas dulces, saladas y bebidas).

Suerte y saludos de Oso :^)


    I'm Mexican :^)
xxxOso
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 210
Grading comment
Mil gracias a todos!! Golosinas me parece perfecto... este tema me ha abierto el apetito.
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