In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1femenino estacafemenino estaquillafemenino clavijafemenino clavijafemenino estaquillapieza o ficha que encaja en un tablero
- A brolly is owned by most anglers but not as many take guide ropes and tent pegs.
- Judges are looking for taught guy ropes and all tent pegs where they should be, otherwise time penalties are imposed.
- She put her hand to the tent peg and her right hand to the workmen's mallet.
- Three hours later, we discovered that we were six pegs and two rods short of a tent.
- Close kin, brothers, and fathers position their tents so that the tent pegs overlap and the guide ropes of the tents cross one another.
- Darryl hummed inscrutably and looked back down at the tent peg he was trying to hammer into the ground.
- Taylor's Soy Works Corporation is also considering prototypes for future beanware: biodegradable camping equipment, such as cups, tent pegs, and ground sheets.
- We covered up the skidoos with their nylon covers and secured them by anchoring them with tent pegs and guy ropes.
- Her opponent slipped on a patch of ice, and fell, cracking his head on a tent peg.
- He carefully spread out a ground-sheet and began hammering pegs into the ground.
- The structure holding the chamber top is fixed to the ground in four locations with 30 cm steel tent pegs (not shown).
- Claire sat in her traditional spot behind the tent peg.
- The up-and-down swinging arms are on a plane to drive a tent peg into the ground.
- There was a barely noticeable thump, and then a scratchy sort of noise as a peg landed on the ground.
- The action is not unlike pushing a tent peg into the ground.
- Period pieces show a fire polished finish on the peg of the stopper.
1.2clothes pegBritishsee clothespin
2(hook, hanger)colgador masculinoperchero masculinogancho masculino
- On each end of the board, tack a peg with one end pointed.
- Part of the installation process was to pound some pegs into the ground to secure the swing set.
- It's helpful to stand back from the ball and survey the terrain before you put your peg in the ground.
- The surveyors hammered a peg into the ground which was removed by campaigners prompting Mr Bradbury to claim that his party was being obstructed in its legal work.
- Use pegs or hooks to store towels as well as coats.
- A few extra pegs for the changing room are undoubtedly already on order.
- Overlap the edges by a few inches and anchor the fabric to the ground with wire or plastic pegs made for the job.
- Non-ferrous jointing methods include simple timber pegs and cord or rope bindings.
- While his partner had been busy with that job, Haig had driven pegs into the ground, marked out a grid and plotted the positions of the signals from his metal detector.
- After looking around the ground floor they removed the coat from a peg in the main corridor and walked out of the club through the front.
- Instead it's all held together with dowels and pegs.
- Wooden pegs and hand-made nails held everything together.
- It was a pretty rough climb, I didn't get even half way down when I decided I needed to come back with ropes, pegs and a harness.
- He proceeded to rush up and down the line of pegs, throwing the members' hats on to the floor.
- We rode to the lake where I saw 3 more horses tied to a peg stuck in the ground.
- In addition to cutting beams to length, it's often necessary to drill holes for bolts, pegs and other fasteners, as well as for wiring and plumbing.
- Hand-carved wooden pegs - never nails, screws, or anything else metal - are driven in with stone hammers.
- There he stops, sticking a peg into the ground, and tells his companions to start digging at that spot.
- These openings in the rock were an ideal place to hammer in ‘pitons,’ spikes or pegs used for safety and sometimes support.
- They also had to place pegs in the ground with the letters ‘C’ and ‘F’ painted on them to mark the survey.
1(attach, secure)sujetarasegurarto peg the clothes (out) — tender la ropa
- the company is pegging its hopes on the new model — la empresa ha cifrado sus esperanzas en el nuevo modelo
- Propagate strawberry plants once the crop is finished by pegging down a couple of runners from your best plants.
- The lines on the docks were basic things: narrow gauge steel tracks pegged directly to the ties.
(fix, limit)(price/salary) congelar
- For decades, the yuan has been pegged at a low rate to the US dollar.
- If this happens, the impact of the price cut will be immediately wiped out, because Australian petrol prices are pegged to world oil prices, measured in US dollars.
- Its price, currently $20, is pegged to the market price of black truffles.
- The rate is pegged at 0.99% above base rates for the life of the loan and redemption penalties apply for three years.
- A student loan starts accruing interest from the moment it is borrowed, but the interest rate is pegged to the retail price index.
- The only saving grace for the moment is that mortgage rates are pegged at reasonable levels, thanks to the EU Bank.
- A second rate, recently 2.88%, is pegged to the inflation rate.
- Tracker mortgages go up automatically because they are pegged to base rate.
- The exact wage varies, but is usually pegged at the amount needed to keep a working family off welfare and other government subsidies.
- On an average, the annual growth rate is pegged at 8 per cent but this is not guaranteed.
- Its design capacity was pegged at 25 million to 30 million passengers annually.
- In response for their support, rates were pegged at their present level for three years in return for keeping its peak-time audience at last year's level.
- Officially, the unemployment rate is pegged at 16 percent, but many observers say it is closer to 30 or 35 percent.
- The publishing industry defends its pricing policies, saying that foreign sales would be impossible if book prices were not pegged to local market conditions.
- If your rate was pegged at 6%, for example, it cannot go higher than that, but it can go lower if rates slide.
- But the most significant gap is with China, whose currency is pegged at a rate of about 8.3 yuan to the dollar.
- Wage levels were pegged but prices were rising.
- The exchange rate was greatly appreciated when it was pegged to the dollar in 1991.
- Prices of 110 items, all wages and salaries, and transport rates were pegged at the 15 December 1942 level.
- Charges would only rise to £2 an hour if the council tax rise was pegged to five per cent.
2.2(link)to peg sth to sth — vincular algo a algo
- the peso is pegged to the dollar — el peso está vinculado al dólar
3EEUU(categorize)she hates to be pegged as a feminist — no soporta que la etiqueten de / la encasillen como feminista
- their music is difficult to peg — su música es difícil de catalogar
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