In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(sound)tintineo masculino(of harness bells) cascabeleo masculino(of harness bells) tintineo masculino
- Leaning back slightly, he felt the porcelain gun on the inside of his coat, rubbing against his side, and the light jingle of a jar of pills.
- Suddenly he heard the slight jingle of keys in the hallway, followed by footsteps.
- The jingle of her anklets was matched by the jingle of her laughter.
- It reduces them to the level of a jingle, a word that describes the sound of change in your pocket, which is what your songs become.
- Janet immediately shot up when she heard the jingle of keys just outside the entrance.
- There is an occasional cough, the shuffle of a footstep, the jingle of some coins, and the rattle of newspapers.
- His index finger looped through a chain of car keys and he shook it with a jingle over his shoulder.
- Abruptly, Adrian heard the sound of a jingle coming from outside his apartment door.
- After a moment, I heard his footsteps fade into a jingle of keys and a hacking cough.
- The rhythmic beating of hooves, and jingle of the harness fell into sync with the serenade of the forest.
- She found her keys, their familiar jingle rattling her.
- There came a teasing jingle sound and the youth smiled eagerly.
- He opened the glass door to leave, which resulted in a familiar jingle, breaking the persistent silence.
- Spasms of alto sax meet the outer edge of the record, accompanied by the jingle of a music box and the rattle of metal shards dropping to the floor.
- She pushed past him and the bell gave a light jingle once more.
- Then he realized it was the jingle of harness as Hoss and Joe pulled back into the yard.
- The sound of horses stopping and the jingle of the reigns is all she hears.
- I could hear a jingle of keys and the bar doors opening.
- All this happened at a time when other High Street retailers have been listening to the satisfying jingles of ringing cash registers.
- Drake took a tight grip of the man's shoulders, but couldn't stop him from falling onto his side and rolling over onto his back with a metal jingle.
2Marketingjingle (publicitario) masculino
- Luckily, the peddlers of this dangerous message haven't come up with a catchy jingle.
- But I wasn't surprised that the insistent commercial jingles of her childhood remained embedded in her brain.
- Laurie undergoes a series of trials, trying to find some backbone against his phobias, while singing TV jingles.
- You can read about the escapade, with annoying advertising jingle here.
- In their mouths it sounds like an ad jingle.
- Ronnie, the bass player, has made a fortune writing advertising jingles.
- An appropriate gift for the people of Taiwan, a ‘gift that goes on giving’ as the advertising jingle says, would be a true bill of rights.
- Nowadays on every street corner you cannot escape the irritating jingle of the dreaded ringtone!
- Evil Gazebo could write jingles for products that haven't been marketed yet.
- His newscasts are announced by a familiar jingle, and the newsroom is a white antiseptic box.
- We sing jingles, eat media recommended food and rely on the media to communicate with our dear ones.
- After thousands of ad jingles, her voice became known enough to get chances of TV serials.
- If you remember this radio jingle, well, you're cool.
- We can sing the jingles of our favorite brands.
- He went on to a varied career which included writing jingles and having some success acting.
- When the neighborhood children learned of this, they began to make fun of him by singing jingles.
- They drive SUVs and talk in advertising jingles.
- Michael, it turns out, works freelance, as a composer of radio jingles.
- But that doesn't make such a catchy jingle, does it, Bob?
- I want a link for the Mr. Machine TV commercial jingle.
1tintinearit's kept the cash registers jingling — ha hecho que las registradoras no paren de sonar
- The explosives jingled loudly in the night air and the soldier turned in surprise.
- As the bell on the door jingled, Muller looked up from the counter.
- He sat back in the driver's seat and played with the keys, which jingled lightly.
- Male dancers stomp and leap while waving pieces of cloth and jingling bells.
- They jingled loudly as she raised them, proceeding to unlock the cell.
- Sophia started to tug the Guard's navy dress coat, lightly jingling the badges on her left breast pocket.
- She had run out the door with my keys jingling in her hands.
- She flexed her left wrist at Cath, and more bracelets jingled against her black athletic watch.
- Coins jingled freely in his pocket as he strolled toward the man and his cart.
- The group of sleigh bells hung above the door jingled merrily as Wendy and Samantha entered the general store.
- Her looped earrings jingled lightly as she shook her head every so often.
- Hearing her earrings jingling, I easily pictured her nodding like a lapdog.
- The door jingled merrily as Maria pushed it open.
- Candace walked silently beside us, earrings jingling with each step.
- Her ankle bracelets jingle as she paces the Persian carpet.
- They walked down to the car that way, Aaron's keys jingling in his pocket.
- Gold jewelry jingled softly around her neck and wrists.
- Coins jingled into the dust followed by jewelry, daggers, and knives.
- I felt the coins jingling in my pockets.
- Eva stood, flinging her arms up in the air, her bracelets jingling like tiny silver bells.
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