In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1dentudodientudoshe gave me a toothy smile — me sonrió mostrando los dientes
- His smile widened into a toothy grin and he squeezed my hand comfortingly.
- Then he smiles with that toothy, raunchy grin and starts talking about all those gay fans.
- A sophisticated sway and toothy smile are the last skills Gracie wants to practice.
- As I walk towards her, her saucy red lips light up in a huge toothy smile.
- Jerry swung the front door open, a big toothy smile spread across his face.
- She expected another sharp reprimanding but was instead given a wide toothy smile.
- As she bounced out of her limo on to the pavement she stopped momentarily to flash that familiar all-American toothy smile.
- A small toothy smile erupted above a missing chin, and I noticed for the first time that the man had braces.
- With his toothy salesman smile and slicked back hair, I disliked him immediately.
- Now you know what powers the brain behind the high-dome forehead, the specs and that toothy smile.
- Her toothy smile can be seen to the back row of the cavernous Concert Hall.
- Smiling a toothy grin, he put his hands to his temples, his index fingers extended, and reared his head.
- He is a tall man with silver hair and a toothy smile that veers toward the sardonic.
- I flashed her a sarcastic toothy smile, to which she responded by burying her face in her bag.
- Then she shrugs and smiles in her toothy way, as if to say - oh well, ain't nothing but the truth.
- She brightened up as I said those words and smiled one of her toothy grins.
- Approaching the desk, he took off his hat and placed it on the counter, looking down at the girl with a toothy smile.
- A tall gangly fellow with a toothy smile and awkward social skills, he wrote murder mysteries for a hobby.
- The actor then flashed a toothy smile to reveal his uneven chompers.
- He greeted me with a toothy smile, wearing ripped jeans and a tattered t-shirt.
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