In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(scandalous)(state of affairs/behavior) vergonzoso(state of affairs/behavior) escandaloso(behavior/state of affairs) atroz(injustice) indignante(injustice) atroz(language/manners) injurioso(price/demands) escandaloso(demands/price) exorbitante(demands/price) abusivohow dare you! this is outrageous! — ¡cómo te atreves! ¡esto es intolerable!
- it is outrageous that we should be expected to pay — es escandaloso que pretendan que paguemos nosotros
- We have an art-class sock drawer of wildly outrageous socks that yearn to be in show business.
- We need the people who are responsible for these stupid and outrageous acts to come to their senses and put a stop to it.
- Yelena still insists that I would have placed better last time if my dress had been more outrageous.
- You would have never done something so outrageous like this before.
- The first aspect is laughable, the second scandalous and the third outrageous.
- His comments have been termed a disgrace, disgusting, outrageous and so on.
- They are normally only awarded where the conduct can be described as reprehensible, scandalous or outrageous.
- However, anything too outrageous could fall quickly foul of the ‘fashion police’.
- It was almost like rugby club bonding, where each outdoes the last with ever more outrageous acts.
- I suspect that others will view the decision as more outrageous than I do, but I still find it troubling.
- Perhaps its this intolerance for boredom that explains some of the bassist's more outrageous adventures.
- It's an outrageous act of poor sportsmanship, which of course, makes for great comedy.
- He had been sentenced to nine life terms for what the judge called ‘an outrageous atrocity’.
- And so every night at the bar, I'm bartending in a different, completely outrageous outfit.
- We would like to voice our disgust, anger and utter disbelief that they had considered such an outrageous act.
- To use ‘blood sports’ as a tool for this though is outrageous and sickening.
- The majority of people I have served are very safe and go for classic investments rather than outrageous pieces.
- He was often known for wearing rather outrageous clothes whenever possible, as well.
- We tell slightly more exaggerated anecdotes from our outrageous youths.
- He also became famous for his theatrical stage presence, dressing in outrageous costumes.
- It was an outrageous act and what was really upsetting from my point of view is that the referee did not look at it.
- If you don't find that situation outrageous, you are part of the problem.
- I find that there has not been any conduct on the part of the plaintiff that is scandalous, reprehensible or outrageous.
- I think that this Congress owes it to the American people to get to the bottom of this outrageous scandal.
- This is, as been stated, one of the most outrageous acts I have ever seen.
- If something appears too bold or outrageous to the public, it needs its time.
- Among these many worlds, the underworld of that age was representative of the outrageous, brash and lawless life.
- Maria had been delighted to find someone so outrageous at the college's late - August opening year cocktail party.
- You tend to be more attracted to the outrageous than one who looks and act like everyone else.
- What is most outrageous about the administration gets bypassed in media coverage.
- He was bold, outrageous, witty, shocking and sympathetic without being the least bit soppy or sentimental.
- It was outrageous, it was horrendous, and it was disgusting.
- His grotesque and absurd characters committed gross, outrageous acts.
- Most of them expected the principal to suspend or even expel him for his outrageous behaviour.
- It is a target rather than an outrageous boast, but should he achieve it, perhaps then he will be considered by observers to be an unqualified success.
- It reminds me of being a student when I used to wear mildly outrageous things, rather than the standard business attire I wear nowadays.
- So people suddenly saw, Hey, I can because a star for doing something completely outrageous.
- There is nothing worse in a small space than to be confronted by bold and outrageous colours with every open door.
- She talked about this, denouncing it, calling it outrageous.
- There had to be a reason why he lost control and watched helplessly as his own body committed such an outrageous act.
2(unconventional)(clothes) extravagante(clothes) estrafalario(comedy) graciosísimohe tries hard to be outrageous — se esfuerza por resultar atrevido / por escandalizar
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