Inflections of ' ' ( marinate ): ( v ⇒ conjugate) marinates v 3rd person singular marinating v pres p verb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." marinated v past verb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." marinated v past p verb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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marinate [sth] ⇒ vtr transitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, " Say something." "She found the cat." (steep before cooking) ( نقع لحم في خليط يكسبه نكهة) ينقع شيئًا قبل الطبخ
If you don't marinate the meat, it will come out flavorless.
marinate [sth] in [sth] ⇒ vtr transitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, " Say something." "She found the cat." (steep in flavours before cooking) يخلِّل شيئا، يخلّل المكابيس
( عامية) يكبس شيئا
Try marinating the meat in fish sauce for an exotic flavor.
marinate ⇒ vi intransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be steeped before cooking) يتخلّل، ينتقع بالخلّ
Put the tuna in the soy sauce and ginger and leave it to marinate.