¿Sabías que...?: Ojalá proviene del árabe Insha'Allah, "si Dios quiere". ¿Qué otras palabras provienen del árabe?
lace / encaje
 
lace   [leɪs]
A. -noun
1. (=open fabric)   encaje (m)   (as trimming)   puntilla (f)
a. [of gold, silver]   galónoun (m)
2. [of shoe, corset]   cordónoun (m),   agujeta (f) Mexico
B. -compound   de encaje
C. -transitive verb
1. also lace up
[+shoes]   atar (los cordones de)
2. (=fortify with spirits)
[+drink]   echar licor a
·a drink laced with brandy
·una bebida con un chorrito de coñac
·a drink laced with cyanide
·una bebida envenenada con or con dosis de cianuro
3. (figurative)
·the story is laced with irony
·la historia tiene una vena irónica,   la historia está teñida de ironía
 
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