In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(stop, set aside)(payment/work) suspender
- Eventually some of the remarks got a bit unpleasant and the ability to comment was temporarily suspended to allow everyone time to cool off.
- When exploration had to be suspended temporarily because of bad weather the ladders rotted and the cave had to be re-rigged.
- The market might be saturated, but it matters little for these ubiquitous hawkers, who can't even temporarily suspend or postpone their requirements of daily sustenance.
- There were reports Thursday morning that evacuations had been suspended at least temporarily over security concerns.
- Excursions to the glacier by horse-drawn carriage have been temporarily suspended and may not resume for the rest of the summer season.
- While we ultimately know this film is a mockumentary, these techniques allow us to temporarily suspend our disbelief.
- While immediate lay-offs have been temporarily suspended, the crisis continues with thousands of jobs among Rover's suppliers also under threat.
- Since the problem of compensation for the land is unresolved, work on them should be suspended temporarily.
- It's almost as if we experience an unease, a dislocation, because our freedom to move somewhere else is temporarily suspended.
- Refreshments were served and the Ballinrobe Branch has now suspended its weekly meeting until September.
- Recently Ryanair was forced to temporarily suspend services on its Strasbourg / London route.
- Following the Thursday explosion, reports were circulated that claimed the security raid has been suspended and forces were ordered to retreat.
- The teachers said they were temporarily suspending further action after the meeting because they expected their demand would be dealt with.
- Ticket sales at the Glasgow Film Theatre were temporarily suspended prior to a showing in late August.
- The officials said all training programs have been suspended pending a comprehensive investigation into the incident.
- I'm suspending this meeting until a later time when I can get everyone's complete attention and input.
- His version of events is plausible and it is easy to believe him but until more details emerge about the nature of the positive result absolute judgments must be suspended.
- The weekly walk has been temporarily suspended due to a combination of bad weather and vacations.
- Mainly, I feel I must suspend any judgement until next weekend, just because so much could change in the time remaining.
- His driver's licence was suspended for 28 days pending his appearance.
- Eventually, the stock exchange suspended trading in the stock.
- I pled guilty, paid a fine, and had my driver's license suspended for 30 days.
- The traders have been forced to temporarily suspend trading as they do not want any more clients to fall into this black hole.
- Cannier SME owners will suspend judgement until they see what real changes emerge in the kind of deals their banks are prepared to offer.
- Another bank had its operating license suspended for three months but was subsequently re-opened.
1.2(defer, hold over)(decision/judgment) posponer(judgment/decision) postergar América Latinasee also suspended sentence
2(debar, ban)(member) suspender(student) expulsar temporariamente(student) suspender América Latinahe was suspended from office — fue separado de su cargo
- He said four of the 12 officers have already been suspended for failing to stop looting.
- Now Bromley police have suspended him while they carry out an investigation.
- A senior council employee was subsequently suspended on full pay.
- She was suspended from teaching in Oct. 2004 and resigned her position just before Christmas.
- In any other job or industry someone would be suspended pending an investigation.
- He was immediately suspended from duty when the offences came to light and is now no longer with the service.
- The council suspended him from the post in December 2000.
- The Evening Echo has learned he was suspended from his role as governor immediately after he was arrested.
- He has now been suspended while the investigation continues.
- That was dealt with through disciplinary proceedings, and he was suspended for a length of time, and the outcome was that he was dismissed from the service.
- She was briefly suspended from her position and issued with a written warning for insubordination after she wrote to every member of the council pointing out that discussions were taking place.
- She is currently suspended from duty but she believes she has been unfairly scapegoated and is taking a High Court case to be re-instated.
- He was initially regarded as a good pilot, but his performance faded over his final two years in the Guard and he was suspended from flight status.
- On April 4 he was suspended from his job and two days later was arrested but released on bail after the Crown Prosecution Service decided not to charge him.
- Hall was suspended from his post the following day.
- Five members of staff have been suspended pending the outcome of the investigation.
- Mitch, and possibly Harley, would be immediately suspended indefinitely.
- They are currently suspended from duty and facing criminal charges in relation to allegations made by various inmates.
- She was suspended from her post in charge of 20 community wardens last summer and her contract was not renewed when it expired in March this year.
- He was suspended from this post in July last year.
3(hang)suspenderit seemed to hang suspended in mid air — parecía estar suspendido en el aire
- In some bizarre animator's joke, they were literally suspended, all hung in the air in a big room.
- A single lantern was suspended from another chain attached presumably to a ceiling of sorts, though Oliver's falcon eyes could not penetrate the darkness.
- Each of the fleecy shell jackets is suspended from a hook, with the trousers tucked in beneath and bent at the knee so that the seat touches the hem.
- The floor slab perimeters are suspended via steel hanging rods located in alternate curtain walling mullions with no columns at ground floor level to compromise the huge entrance foyer.
- Neon tubular lights in the shapes of numerical digits are suspended from its upper edge.
- Bunches of dried flowers hang from walls and ceiling; an ancient bird cage is suspended from a beam and a wooden hat-stand reminds us of years gone by.
- The missiles are suspended from four underwing pylons.
- The building is suspended from the cliff by cables, so when the glacier goes down, the restaurant literally hangs.
- Behind the low stage a large dark blue gauze drape with subtle, pastel coloured swirls was suspended from the high ceiling.
- Several large, empty picture frames are suspended from the ceiling.
- Fluid black jersey dresses were suspended from leather laces and geometric metal frames.
- They're all suspended in mid-air and don't really have anything to say.
- Its other end was tied to the axle of the utility, and by its tautness the boy could see when Joe's full weight was suspended from it.
- Dozens of cages were suspended from special rods around the courtyard.
- At the head of the room, a large screen was suspended from the ceiling and onto it was projected what appeared to be the layout for their graduation.
- They are suspended from the ceiling and wobble slightly if you lean against them.
- A timber deck is suspended from the concrete slab roof.
- The key to the diary was suspended from a silver key chain.
- There is also a shower room, and a cosy den - breaking away from all the open space - in which the warehouse's original hoisting gear is suspended from the ceiling.
- The seats are suspended from wall and ceiling mounts.
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