In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- He periodically returns to a monochromatic style, punctuated by scrupulous forays into vivid chromatic declarations.
- He inherited standards of economy in design and of scrupulous execution from Domenico Veneziano and Fra Angelico, though he lacked the imaginative powers of either.
- She is scrupulous about disclosing her sources and acknowledging her debts while insistent that her aesthetic judgments are based on what she has looked at hard and pondered.
- To be sure, Meyer makes such large-scale historical revisions and theoretical shifts only implicitly and through the lens of scrupulous historical detail.
- Their compositions were symmetrical and bathed in an even light; only perfect examples of cultivars in full bloom were included, and individual blooms were painted with scrupulous accuracy.
- You sense only the labor-intensive detailing of a boat modeler, no doubt scrupulous but also antiquarian.
- Brown is scrupulous in presenting what is, and what is not, known about these situations.
- The title's meanings remain only provisionally understood, but the term's significance was bound up in notions of learning, the righteousness of tradition, and the scrupulous observance of ritual obligation.
- This is always an issue for the scrupulous scholar - what to enlarge upon, what to jettison - but this is the only equivocation about this impressive book, written with both passion and clarity.
- In those days Bob was scrupulous about fully crediting Gerry - and appropriately crediting everyone in the office.
- This research provides evidence that developing a corporate culture that stresses honesty and scrupulous behavior is not only the right thing to do, but produces real savings to the cooperative as well.
- Individually and as a group, Cubist images demand the viewer's scrupulous attention.
- The effects of such scrupulous husbandry are manifest by the way in which the cultivated and natural landscape merge into one another in a rare reciprocity.
- It has never been so scrupulous in its methods, so inclusive in the questions it asks - and so incurious about what might be called the aesthetic life of a building.
- Ghost World and The Royal Tenenbaums would not be among my favorites for the year if not for their scrupulous production design.
- Both he and Taylor are scrupulous in conveying how the photographs would have looked to Dodgson's audience.
- The first ‘Station’ gives us a curved cross suspended from a short, rusty chain, the figure in lean, scrupulous profile.
- The scrupulous fabrication of the low-relief wall ensembles in this show approaches the perverse.
- He seems as active in the process now as he ever was, appropriately scrupulous in the crediting and remembering of what was given, by whom and when.
- However, right at the beginning he is scrupulous in distinguishing the two terms.
- Weinberg's strengths as an art historian owe largely to his scrupulous attention to the visual field.
- Probably the most painstaking part of the job is the scrupulous documentation process.
- Seeking to protect his pregnant wife, gangster Gui decides to give himself up to the authorities, only to find his act of self-sacrifice results in the loss of everything to less scrupulous rivals.
2(meticulous)(accuracy/research) escrupulososhe pays scrupulous attention to detail — es muy detallista
- he isn't too scrupulous about personal hygiene — no es muy cuidadoso en cuanto a su higiene personal
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.