In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- He was conscious though, and gave her a glare of implacable hatred.
- But this would also be a process in which constitutional nationalism adopted a harder and more implacable position.
- Investigations by The Sunday Times indicate that he will face implacable opposition from every Premiership club.
- The man who is supposed to be protecting them is somehow their fiercest and most implacable enemy.
- He felt a mixture of anger, frustration and hopelessness at fighting against a seemingly implacable system.
- And what he saw inspired in him a deadly, implacable hatred.
- It is easy dealing with an implacable enemy.
- Your nation endured the blitz to prevail over an implacable foe.
- Do they imagine that the timely renunciation of resolve can placate an implacable foe?
- Jack, resolute, determined, implacable, was never much for glad - handing.
- Maybe they see insects as implacable foes, sure to strike fear in the hearts of enemies.
- Hardly a week goes by without some industry organisation stating its implacable opposition to the idea.
- When the young girl refuses, the two become implacable opponents.
- Yet the market remains implacable - febrile and unknowable.
- Her attitude to the new contracts remained implacable.
- In more civilized times even the most implacable enemies were treated with dignity.
- I am an implacable opponent of most of what this government does.
- Rationally, most people understand that civilised life in this country faces a heartless and implacable foe who is prepared to strike as often and as cruelly as possible.
- Today's enemy, however, is not a philosophy that condemned millions, but an implacable, unappeasable, pitiless fanaticism that exists on the very fringes of humanity.
- Here there is, as I find, no such opposition and certainly no implacable hostility on mother's part.
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