In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(storm/wind) amainar(wind/storm) calmarse(anger) aplacarse(anger) calmarse(noise/violence) disminuir(pain) calmarse(pain) ceder
1(calm)(anger) aplacar(anger) mitigar(pain) calmar(pain) mitigar
- We did have, however, a small fuel leak, as I mentioned before, and it was abated using layers of foam.
- He was convincing enough to persuade Wall Street, thus abating the nervousness of the market.
- In the same breath I say the government and police are the ones responsible for solving or abating the situation.
- Surely winning comedy's biggest prize in 1995 must have abated this self-doubt?
- Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joy, and dividing our grief.
- There are two approaches to abating these effects.
- Surgery on the right ear diminished but did not completely abate her symptoms, so she underwent surgery on the left ear.
- Space constraint did not abate their zeal to get a glimpse of the amazing cultural divergence of the nation.
- It is clear that within the constraints imposed on them, the design team has done everything to ensure that community disruption is abated as much as possible.
- There is a need for a definitive course of action in order to abate this spiralling situation.
- Fat not only abates hunger and satiates, but also is an important endurance exercise fuel.
- During the mid section of the morning I was able to abate my longing for biscuits by eating a slice of homemade fruit cake (courtesy of Welsh Dad Tony).
- Through such ‘friendship,’ egocentrism and superiority are abated.
- We were both broke and working pub shifts but nothing could abate my appetite for conceiving low budget film ideas.
- Let's work on abating the mosquitoes in this environment.
- If rich countries want to help abate the impact of the tsunami, why not allow part of that assistance to be in the form of government tax collection?
- Widening numbness has abated the pain to his pelvis.
- You have abated my rage surpassingly well, and I do not see the need to revive it.
- As the cast belts out the title song, fears are abated.
- He had abated his hunger somewhat, so he put his fork down and turned to the elderly man.
2(remove)(pollution/nuisance) poner término a(pollution/nuisance) acabar con
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