In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Meteorologíaniebla femeninoto be in a fog
- I'm still in a fog about what he meant — sigo sin entender lo que quiso decir
- since he was fired, he's been walking around in a fog — desde que lo despidieron anda como un zombi / como atontado
- Dennis looked away out over the water at the thick fog.
- But the wider financial district was forced into a hasty evacuation last Tuesday in a terrifying fog of dust and smoke.
- Thick fog had reduced visibility, causing the Glanmire to plough into Black Carr Rock.
- Beyond that, he could make out buildings of some sort, but mostly everything was obscured by thick fog rolling through.
- Storm clouds, rain, fog, mist, and snow often dramatize the settings and heighten the fantasy of such regal scenes.
- Weather conditions at the time were described as desperate with thick fog, rain, and drizzle.
- When the ammonia fog cleared, they found meth, guns, stolen property, and a huge cache of pseudoephedrine pills.
- However, on the Sunday there was thick fog and some mist for most the afternoon.
- They disappeared into an enormous fog of smoke and dust.
- When the black fog finally cleared up, the four adventurers finally got a chance to see just who this terrifying Dr. Dread was.
- Wind can cause an air force to be grounded, as can mist, fog and stormy weather.
- And there is often a fog of fag smoke drifting through Lancaster's state-of-the-art bus station.
- He couldn't see a thing, as the moon hid behind the clouds and thick fog.
- The cloud clearly isn't steam in the strict sense, nor vapour (these are both invisible) but a fog of small ice crystals.
- In the auditorium eons of dust collected in the pale green stage curtain, sending up a billowing fog of allergens each time the folds were drawn or opened.
- Examples from the meteorological domain include fog, mist, frost, drizzle, and rain.
- Police said it was raining at the time of the crash and that low cloud and dense fog reduced visibility.
- Friday morning, the mist and fog was thick enough that I could barely see the mug on the Maxwell House plant.
- In the closing stages the game almost descended into farce as a thick freezing fog had enveloped the pitch reducing visibility drastically.
- A motorist had to be cut free from her car after it and an estate towing a caravan crashed in thick fog on the A19 near York.
- A billowing fog of chill air poured out of the door and swirled around Cane's arms and legs as he heedlessly strode forward.
- Thick fog clouded the streets, making it difficult for Cay to see more than a distance of about ten feet of the street in front of him.
- Boats, and even ships, can be difficult to see when visibility is reduced by mist, fog, rain or darkness.
- Later, Ridgway found himself being driven through thick fog and rain along a congested road during the Battle of the Bulge.
- Your Jeep fog lights can help you cut through thick fog or rain with ease and without temporarily blinding your eyes.
- Their fine foliage can intercept tiny water droplets and fog as it blows over the plateau.
- Rain, heavy cloud cover and thick fog in the area had prompted Albania's prime minister, Fatos Nano, to cancel his own flight to the conference.
- Clouds and fog can bring visibility down to zero.
- Soon, up the street, I saw the swirling masses, vaguely in the fog of the gasses.
- Although it is possible to print through the fog, graininess is increased by developer induced base fog.
- Stieglitz began to talk of banishing the painterly poetic fog from photography.
- Dichroic fog may result from extended development of high speed films.
- Restrainers both slow the rate of development and prevent unwanted fog.
- The image is fairly decent, the full screen transfer suffering from a little-too-soon cosmetic soft focus and fog.
1(mist over)(window/mirror/glass) empañar
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