In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1rústico masculinorústicapaleto masculino España coloquial despectivopaleta femenino España coloquial despectivopajuerano masculino Río de la Plata coloquial despectivopajuerana femenino Río de la Plata coloquial despectivobefore noun hillbilly music — música country femenino
- It's inspired by old blues, Nashville psycho hillbillies and hazy memories.
- In fact, hillbillies themselves were the first to capitalize commercially on the hillbilly mystique.
- When we want to go to Appalachia and take photos of the hillbillies, we don't hire Hollywood actors, because that just wouldn't cut it.
- How about some hillbillies, dirty tricks, cavemen and monsters to jazz up the petrol-soaked smogfest?
- We're hillbillies, and the rest of the world sees us that way.
- It sounded like it was recorded by a bunch of hillbillies in a shack.
- These are quality people, not hillbillies to any extent, but St. Louis is a city built for isolation.
- Through it all, the culture-savvy walk around in a daze, slackjawed and awkward like hillbillies at a vernissage.
- If it's not civil servants swarming to the west or hillbillies fleeing to the city, then it's hill walkers trampling on private property.
- Maybe it's just me, but I don't like watching shows with pregnant hillbillies in them.
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