In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1pensativomeditabundoto be in a pensive mood — estar pensativo / meditabundo
- Our mood turns pensive as we find the rental shop and return our scooters.
- Julia is interrupted from her thoughts when a pensive looking Greg steps up behind her.
- Nicole glanced over at Jake and saw his pensive mood written all over his face.
- His dark eyes were pensive, almost thoughtful, and they were directly aimed at me.
- He asked the question as if he were serious, his face pensive as if he were really trying to figure it out.
- With a pensive mood, he felt as if the moon was addressing him, and the stars enticing him to answer back.
- There was a plethora of images and faces, that one would recall ‘in vacant or in pensive mood’.
- He smiled to himself, for he had once again caught his sister in a pensive mood.
- It makes me think that she's just fairly introverted and is quite a thoughtful person, even pensive perhaps.
- The film has a lush look, several scenes shot in late evening, the mood lightly pensive.
- When you're in a pensive mood, as I have been today, the British weather can be a fine accompaniment.
- His fingers oscillated between F# and D Major, as he looked outside from window in a pensive mood.
- She had a beautiful, quiet smile, that was enhanced by deep pensive brown eyes.
- The eerie stillness of the music and voice reflects the pensive, self-critical nature of the lyric.
- I suppose you can all see that I have managed to ditch the pensive mood I was in when I made my previous post.
- When the shout startled her she had been in a pensive mood, gazing from the living room onto the darkening scene outside.
- We managed to catch Matt in a rare pensive mood at one point in the evening.
- He was still a serious pensive boy but slightly older, he didn't run so much, nor did he stare around him.
- The pensive mood is punctuated by the quiet string-pluck of an acoustic guitar at the end of the track.
- Rich had become so absorbed in his pensive gazing that he failed to notice his brother enter the café.
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