In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(remark/attitude) censurable(remark/attitude) inaceptable(tone/person) desagradable(language) soeza most objectionable smell — un olor desagradabilísimo
- I see nothing objectionable in that proposal/idea — no veo nada inaceptable en esa propuesta/idea
- he was really objectionable — estuvo de lo más desagradable
- Are their tears less objective and more objectionable than your rancour?
- To those who found it offensive, objectionable or even just irritating I can only ask for forgiveness.
- No one seems to find profiling objectionable here, despite its bad name in the press.
- It is objectionable because of the terms in which this is put.
- It's the banality, rather than the misogyny, which is objectionable.
- But what about the dignity of the dummy, who acted the objectionable scenes on her behalf?
- What if I don't really like your site or I think there is objectionable material on it?
- Not only is it objectionable but it is also patently ridiculous.
- It is made all the more objectionable by virtue of the fact that it offends not only the sense of hearing, but the sense of sight also.
- Personally I think four letter words used in an offensive way are all objectionable.
- As Nietzsche explained, suffering is objectionable and senseless unless it is witnessed.
- I wonder what the revolting students find objectionable about that.
- Without that democracy, my vote will be no, even if I have to share that vote with some of the most objectionable people possible.
- Some of these comments, however, I find offensive or otherwise objectionable.
- This is certainly a worthy cause for which to go into battle, and the boycott was indeed wholly objectionable for this reason alone.
- Aidwa says this is objectionable because it projects a daughter as a liability and a son as an investment.
- She's trying to sound as objectionable as possible, surely; that's the only explanation.
- The publishers promised to delete objectionable paragraphs from the book.
- He reserves the right to refuse designs that he considers offensive, immoral, or objectionable.
- In a country where love is objectionable, hatred for sure reigns supreme.
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