In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(art, practice)escultura femenino
- The two levels above this are fully fitted out with studios for a variety of arts - painting, sculpture, silkscreen, graphics - and exhibit walls at the building's periphery.
- Achieved by advanced computer techniques, it is pure sculpture.
- Fossils are also featured in art as in the use of petrified wood for ornaments or the more general inspiration provided by fossils in painting and sculpture.
- The elite, including professionals, turned to painting, sculpture, architecture, and music.
- He began studying furniture making, but was very quickly drawn to sculpture.
- Were the architects inspired by sculpture when they designed the idiosyncratic form of the Seattle Public Library?
2(statue, carving)escultura femenino
- The entire figure was then assembled and the process of finishing the sculpture began.
- Monuments, public sculptures, commemorative sites and museums are being created at an accelerated pace.
- She set it down and knocked over my sculpture in the process.
- As the water surged through the sculpture, it created a pleasant quiet noise.
- Her mixed-media sculptures and leaded glass panels and windows adorn projects ranging from private residences to churches and public buildings across the country.
- She had a carp pond installed and a nine-foot water sculpture.
- At the centre of the garden, a dramatic water sculpture created by world-renowned artist Sokari Douglas Camp will add sound and movement.
- This sculpture evolved into a repeat pattern because of the fact that the saddle surface refuses to permit the closure of form.
- Folded and cranked like a giant origami sculpture, the roof provides solar protection and unifies the complex.
- The team apparently circumvented locked gates and an alarm system, while the sculpture was in the process of being moved to another location.
1(form, shape)esculpirto sculpture sth out of stone — esculpir algo en piedra
- They were more like the aged and smoother forms of the Laurentian Mountains, whose shape was sculptured and rounded by the elements since their beginnings.
- Before she could warn him about her makeup, he had gathered her close in his arms, and was lowering his finely sculptured lips to meet hers.
- A high nose, sculptured lips and a chiselled jaw completed the work of art.
- He ran a hand down the smooth and finely sculptured chest, the muscles twitching upon the caress of the long, tapered fingers.
- So now, the clods of earth of my veg patch have been sculptured into the shape of human skulls, all smooth and rounded, not by frost but by almost constant rain.
- You can't look at the smooth, sculptured lines of a Marchetti SF - 260 or Partenavia P68 without thinking of a Ferrari or Maserati.
- A face halfway between the round and the oval, with sculptured curves and high cheekbones.
- With sculptured lips, Roman nose, tattooed neck and blazing eye, he's like a toy.
- A relevant example is that of spiral sculpture in the gastropod Nucella emarginata, which ranges from strongly sculptured to smooth.
- The limbs twist around quite a bit, giving the trees a somewhat sculptured look.
- I long to kiss that strong mouth, that sculptured mouth that was designed specifically to keep girls going forever.
- Her perfectly chiselled face and perfectly sculptured nose and almond-shaped eyes, although in a stern look, exuded beauty at its best.
2sculptured past participle(features) bien cincelado
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.