In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(mood/nature/person) hosco(nature/person/mood) huraño(atmosphere) de resentimiento
- After she declined a proposal to have dinner with him he returned to his more sullen and sulky ways.
- Outside the fine rain had abated, leaving it its wake a sullen spring sky of pencil grey.
- But prepare for the inevitable crash of emotions as the money is spent and the glow fades and you end up gloomy and sullen.
- Soon enough, though, I'd had enough of walking, the sky grew more and more sullen, and the temperature dropped.
- I shrink into myself and become sullen and uncommunicative.
- He leans back and crosses his hands over his chest, a sullen expression on his lean, sculpted face.
- Or do you picture them caked in mud, bodies swarming with lice, marching in sullen silence?
- There's a sullen, and increasingly angry mood on the issue.
- A couple of tourists are sitting in a brasserie on the Boulevard-St-Germain and their waiter is sullen, slow and brings the wrong order.
- Boscaini manages to say this entirely convincingly under a sullen, grey sky in Dublin.
- If I do that, it will make him sullen and resentful and unmotivated to control his desire to hit when he is angry.
- This hope was dashed when she walked into the dining room to find him still sullen and sulky.
- It squats at the bottom of the pail like a sullen garden toad, refusing to budge.
- She's childish, sullen, moody and volatile, prone to outbursts of jealousy, weeping, rage and laughter.
- Those who should ask questions either do not bother to show up, knowing they will not be called, or sit in sullen silence.
- Anthony Hopkins goes from sullen silence to wordy sermonising as an unhinged anthropologist in this heavy-handed drama.
- The Dutch of the 19th century were portrayed as gloomy and sullen preachers and educators.
- Mounting the pulpit they appealed for calm and secured a sullen silence.
- Bolton itself also belied any clichéd image of drab northern towns under sullen skies.
- At best you will achieve a sullen and resentful compliance.
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