In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(ojos) bulging(frente/mentón) prominent(dientes) (before noun) projecting(dientes) sticky-out coloquial
2.1informal(yegua/perra) in heat EEUU(perra/yegua) on heat Britanico
2.2informal(persona) horny coloquial(persona) hot coloquial(persona) randy Britanico coloquial
3Venezuela coloquial(entrometido)nosy coloquial
sustantivo masculino y femeninoFeminine salida
1(persona entrometida)busybody coloquialnosy parker Britanico coloquial
nombre masculinoFeminine salida
1(obseso sexual)sex maniac coloquial
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