In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(development/news) (worrying, upsetting) inquietante(news/development) (worrying, upsetting) perturbador(news/development) (alarming) alarmanteI found the play deeply disturbing — la obra me afectó mucho
- viewers may find some of the scenes disturbing — algunas escenas pueden herir la sensibilidad del espectador
- The results, which must be disturbing to the various ruling elites, are all the more striking.
- More disturbing are the measures for funding the package.
- Avary has written a disturbing work that fairly pulses with a depressing energy.
- The following post contains disturbing images not intended for most viewers.
- The picture is also more than a little disturbing.
- According to Samuelson, Japan pioneered the new stagnation and the parallels are disturbing.
- The only thing I find more disturbing is the lack of public outcry over this outrage.
- The result is an indictment of the current political system as disturbing as any ideological tract.
- I see a very disturbing trend developing on Net discussion boards.
- The implications of private ownership of knowledge are deeply disturbing.
- Without a doubt, we are living in a disturbing new world, where what was once unthinkable has become reality.
- By far what was most disturbing was that he kept talking about the price.
- Even more disturbing is recent evidence that the fungus may spread through the air.
- He is bringing in something new and unexpected and disturbing.
- Even more disturbing, the title song is an ode to a rat.
- The programme makers said they had decided to show the tape, despite its disturbing character, on the grounds of public interest.
- I do appreciate that he shed some light on the disturbing topic.
- The hourly records disclosed show a number of disturbing features.
- Of late, the stock market has been making some disturbing noises.
- The plight of the working class in Dublin at this time was disturbing.
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