In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1masculino látigofemenino tralla
- It is not frail and infirm, it is a fighting machine. Entrenched in filth in the centre of the aisle it will without warning extend its wooden lash and administer a swift but excruciating rap to the back of the legs.
- I looked up as he came closer, but Andreus coiled up the lash into a plaited leather loop and hit me across the back of the neck with it, forcing my eyes back down.
- A lash, also of flax, was then attached and the whip was finished.
- His voice was cool and Andreus raised the lash again threateningly, but was ordered to lower it.
- My fingers are still dripping wet, but the handle to the lash is gripped to prevent it from slipping free from my slick, white scales.
- Now before you sneer and condemn me to 1,000 strokes of the lash, let me tell you about a little experience I had recently.
- A single lash emerged from the ebony handle, but it had been wickedly inlaid with tiny adamantine barbs.
1.2(stroke)masculino latigazomasculino azotemasculino coletazothey felt the lash of his tongue — sintieron la mordacidad de su lengua
- But the court clerk who read out the official sentence told reporters none of the accused had been sentenced to lashes.
- Even asking questions in class warranted a lash of the whip.
- The young man who was arrested with her was sentenced to 100 lashes and allowed to go free afterwards.
- It only lasted 10 lashes before the whip went through.
- Two popular soccer players were sentenced to 170 lashes last month after they were arrested at a brothel.
- She had received thirty lashes and a blow to the face.
- I hereby sentence you, not to death, but to thirty lashes of the whip.
- But, as it was a national holiday, the Sheikh decided they should be released after receiving 20 lashes of the whip.
- For lesbian conduct the penalty is 100 lashes from a whip.
- She gave birth when aged nine and was sentenced to 100 lashes for prostitution at about the same time.
- Sancho resigns himself and agrees to the task on the condition that he is not required to draw blood with these whippings and that gentle lashes count too.
- Women, as well as their accomplices, found guilty of this crime received fifty lashes.
- In support of his case, the elder of the two men claimed he'd been sentenced to 300 lashes and sacked from his job after raping several young men at his workplace.
- The continuous running is hard on the hobbits, but the orcs persuade them with lashes from a whip.
- I circled in the air, taunting her with lashes from my whip.
- Ten lashes of the stock whip got the message across to me.
- As a result he received thirty-nine lashes for a crime for which many were transported or executed.
- Later that day during roll call, Elie's number is called and he is given twenty-five lashes of the whip.
- No one was ever sentenced to 500 lashes for anything during the period of the rightly guided caliphs.
- Foreigners unfamiliar with local customs often find themselves tied to a post and receiving fifty lashes.
1(whip)(person) azotar(person) darle latigazos a(horse) fustigar
2(beat against)azotarthe waves lashed the shore — las olas azotaban la playa
3(thrash)the whale lashed its tail — la ballena daba coletazos / batía la cola
4(bind)to lash sth to sth — amarrar / atar algo a algo
- they lashed him to a post — lo amarraron / lo ataron a un poste
- to lash sth down — amarrar / trincar algo
1(with whip)to lash at sth/sb — azotar algo/a algn
2(thrash)to lash against sth — azotar algo
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