In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1tajo masculinocorte profundo masculino
- Meal scraps were scraped into the gash bucket by each man after he finished his meal.
- The only manual input to the system is the rubbish hopper, where gash bags are fed into a chute to be shredded, and the galley waste macerator.
1hacer un tajo en(profundamente) cortarI gashed my hand on a piece of glass — me hice un tajo en la mano con un vidrio
- Its massive knife-like edges beneath the water surface punctured and gashed the ship along 250 feet of its hull.
- The Australian smashed her helmet, gashed her elbow, and, more significantly, broke her collarbone in the crash.
- After profuse pledges to call me on the intercom to assist her to the bathroom, she proceeded to get up unattended promptly falling on the cane and gashing her shin so badly she was sitting in a pool of blood by the time I got there.
- This time it not only slid out into the room, but it also tilted sharply and bounced the officer off in such a way that he collided with the corner of Clifton's desk and gashed his head open.
- The bear roared out his pain as the jagged edges gashed his paw deeply.
- She gashed her on the left side of her face with the knife and a struggle ensued.
- The first being the edge of a desk, which gashed my left thumb, the second, the back of a chair which caught my cheek bone and the third the edge of the cupboard door which broke my right hand middle finger.
- A 40-year-old mother had to be airlifted to hospital after gashing her head on a Lakeland ramble.
- I tripped, chipping a knee-cap and gashing the flesh.
- The argument ended when his wife threw a glass at him, and gashed his head wide open.
- The sword cut deep into its belly gashing it open.
- He had swallowed a lot of water, gashed himself badly on the craggy rocks and was wearing a heavy Aran sweater, a pair of heavy boots.
- I gashed my finger, bled everywhere, and was taken off kitchen duty which continued with Sunday service regulars David, his accountant, his wife Angela and Sonia (his PA) helping out.
- First of the physical casualties was he himself, gashing his hand in an accident at home in November, which hampered his training, then he was halted again, this time by a bout of tonsillitis at the start of 2004.
- Last year, at the Malaysian resort of Langkawi, he fell down a set of steps, gashing his head.
- Her right shoulder was gashed open and trickling with blood.
- A washing machine he was putting into the skip slipped backwards, gashing his forehead, splitting his nose and leaving his fingers badly lacerated.
- It is my sad duty to report that he has broken his right arm in a bike accident, he has badly bruised his left arm (for those of you who don't know he is left handed) and has badly gashed his chin.
- You finally get the volume down to less than 100 decibels, your heart is thumping and you notice that you're bleeding through your jeans where the cat gashed your knees during his flight.
- A 67-year-old man began calling police from a phone in the hall, but the gang hit him over the head with a baseball bat, gashing his head.
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