In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(cruel act) atrocidad femenino(terrorist act) atentado masculinothe outrage left four dead — el atroz atentado dejó un saldo de cuatro muertos
- the attack is an outrage against our people — el ataque es un atropello contra nuestro pueblo
- "We were shocked by this latest terrorist outrage, " he said.
- Despite these outrages, for decades the mob's domination of the market faced little resistance from city law enforcement, though federal prosecutors sometimes interfered.
- This event, more than any of his pop outrages, has struck a chord with the public.
- The world understands that whilst of course there are dangers in acting as we are, the dangers of inaction are far, far greater - the threat of further such outrages, the threats to our economies, the threat to the stability of the world.
- As a direct result of terrorist outrages, states will be strengthened in their role as the prime actors in the international system.
- The challenge that faces president and prime minister is how to defeat terrorism rather than incite it to fresh outrages.
- A bomb outrage to have any influence on public opinion must go beyond the intention of vengeance or terrorism.
- Indeed, the magnitude of these outrages can never be overstated.
- There are groups and goals, and sometimes those two combine to produce the most obscene outrages.
- Similar outrages, including the murder of prisoners, are emerging.
- ‘We can observe that they are starting to do something, but the arrest has nothing to do with the last year's outrages,’ he said.
- In London, the market was moving erratically as investors tried to gauge the impact of yesterday's outrages.
- The response to terrorist outrages had been to deny them ‘political status’.
- Nevertheless, as long as there are political outrages, there will be poetry from her.
- The criminal nature of these outrages is underscored by the fact that they occurred in a city that has been the scene of innumerable protests against imperialism and war.
- But the angry, defensive response to the terrorist outrages should not be mistaken for the confident patriotism of the past.
- It was not easy - no political dialogue ever is - and there were times when setbacks, including terrorist outrages, threatened to derail the whole process.
- The practical import of this was that no feasible mechanism could be brought into being enabling a State official - let alone a Head of State - accused of war crimes or other outrages to be tried.
- But thankfully, history is also written by historians rather than self-serving spin doctors and political hacks who want to gloss over their own outrages and claim some higher purpose.
- There's very little else I can say at the moment, but this activity is directly connected to the outrages on Thursday.
2(scandal)escándalo masculinoit is an outrage that … — es un escándalo / es escandaloso que …
- outrage against sth/sb — atropello contra/a algo/algn
3(feeling)indignación femeninooutrage at sth — indignación ante algo
- she felt a strong sense of outrage at their indifference — se sintió ultrajada por su indiferencia
- Make it a call but make it an informed call and one you deliberate on and just is not a knee-jerk reaction to the moral outrage in the community.
- Eloquent leaders with strong voices of unmediated outrage have emerged.
- We'll have the special report on a plan that is causing outrage.
- Widespread public anger and outrage grew on both sides of the Atlantic.
- Matters of preference, like music and interior design, do not provoke moral outrage.
- Many others from all around the world have been writing their opinions and reactions, ranging from shock and outrage to fury to dismay to fear and worry.
- Anger, outrage, disgust, fear and irritation are some of the expected responses of women who are open enough to talk about this growing problem.
- The attempt to feign outrage runs out of steam here, and he grins.
- The federal order to stop discriminating provoked outrage on the part of several school board members.
- The murder sparked public outrage in the province and led to renewed calls for the death sentence.
- In this case, the words of the judge who approved his removal have caused justifiable outrage.
- On a daily basis, Yale students and professors express the moral outrage they feel toward our criminal justice system.
- The vicious character of the police attack provoked widespread public outrage.
- It was the first time I had ever detected a trace of anger or outrage in her voice.
- Their deaths sparked outrage and anger in the city and far beyond.
- Five voices rose to a shout of outrage and indignation.
- The news provoked widespread outrage from the families of people in care.
- A loud rumbling of outrage erupted from various groups and the councilman had to order them to be quiet.
- I hope outrage is expressed - we have got to protect what we have.
- The chamber sparked public outrage by doing so at the time.
1(offend)indignarultrajar formalto be outraged at sth — indignarse ante algo
- All parents would be rightly outraged if bureaucrats alone could choose where their kids could attend college.
- Now, outraged people all over the UK will be joining forces to force it off the air again.
- Some parents were outraged by this and took the Board of Education to court.
- Consumer advocacy groups are predictably outraged and are calling for fee caps.
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- Many people were justifiably outraged by the offensive ad.
- In the end, local people were so outraged that they pulled up the genetically engineered crop themselves.
- The whistle-blower is a worker who becomes outraged morally or politically about a managerial strategy.
- But another attack, which took place on Easter Sunday, saw a second window shattered, outraging local people and parishioners.
- I do not wish to exclude the possibility that the discretion may be used in extradition proceedings founded upon evidence which, though technically admissible, has been obtained in a way which outrages civilised values.
- Even worse they dread outraged parents arriving at the school to make a fuss.
- I was shocked that so many people were so outraged by the decision.
- Many people are outraged at the amount of rubbish dumped on the road recently.
- He denies committing an act outraging public decency.
- But then there are always a handful of ads that still have the capacity to shock and outrage me.
- Around 30 members of the public attended the meeting and were outraged at the decision.
- Parents were outraged after social services investigators found no evidence to substantiate the claims.
- I cannot be the only person that is absolutely outraged that this type of situation occurs.
- A man was outraged to discover his car had literally been glued to the ground by workmen resurfacing the roads.
- At the time I was outraged, and I can still feel anger about that cold-blooded viciousness.
- This little story has my mouth hanging open incredulously, the way it does whenever something shocks and outrages me.
- There are also other laws such as the law against outraging the modesty of a woman.
- Possible charges include committing an act which outrages public decency.
- And you have to believe there's pressure put on these people to perform and do things that shock and outrage us.
3literario(violate)this outrages morality — esto es un atentado a la moral
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