In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(argument/logic/performance) impecable(conduct) intachable(conduct) impecable(features/complexion/gem) perfecto(plan) perfectoshe speaks flawless German — habla alemán perfectamente / a la perfección
- It was different for me… it was perfectly beautiful and flawless.
- He had black hair and and bright green eyes and flawless tan skin and a perfect build.
- The Queen wore a simple white dress, which complemented her seemingly flawless figure.
- They had the flawless perfection and soulless presence of stone.
- It was a small, shimmering orb, flawless and perfectly smooth.
- She looked so perfect and flawless and she seemed utterly smitten with Bernard.
- She still looks flawless, looking perfect in every way possible.
- Even astrologers admit the stones have no beneficial powers unless they are flawless and are of good quality.
- She is slim, tall and fair with a flawless skin and perfect features.
- The angel's face was luminesced, his skin glowing and perfectly flawless.
- A long white coat concealed her tall, slender form and her face was perfect, flawless, as if all of her features were etched in stone.
- My skin is soft and free from any dirt, as flawless and perfect as any woman's.
- Drop dead gorgeous eyes, flawless skin, and perfect straight brown hair that reached down to the top of his ear.
- You know, perfect cut, flawless style, healthy sheen, flirty bounce.
- But I cannot help notice the long slender fingers, and the perfectly cut nails, as well as his flawless skin.
- The quest for a flawless fir or perfect pine has also led some growers to spray trees with chemical colorants, or even experiment with cloning.
- The walls were smooth and flawless in their golden perfection, and so it was impossible to tell if they were rigged in any way.
- Standing there was a beautiful woman with a perfect body, flawless face and long black hair pulled back into a youthful ponytail on top of her head.
- Her skin seemed flawless; her mouth like a perfect rosebud; her neck graceful as a swan.
- These synthetic diamonds are D-color graded, flawless and cut to perfection.
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