In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1insultantegroserohe began to use abusive language — empezó a lanzar improperios formal
- she received a number of abusive letters — recibió varias cartas insultantes
- to be/become abusive — decir/empezar a soltar groserías
- an abusive husband — un marido maltratador
- It is therefore of concern he admits to consuming a large amount of alcohol and to being extremely abusive to probation staff on release.
- He must also attend school and not use abusive, threatening, insulting or offensive language in public.
- The order prevents him from harming or threatening anyone in the Mirfield area, using abusive or racist language or taking cars without consent.
- Mrs Walsh said the four men arrested for abusive language hurled insults at the police outside the pub after staff helped officers to clear the bar.
- The other victim came out and both girls shouted at them using extremely abusive language.
- Violence, offensive sexual gestures or behaviour, or threatening or abusive language could get patients barred.
- Nobody who sees this film can point a finger at me for portraying violence, abusive language, or offensive scenes.
- He also swore and used abusive language to the manager of Cullompton town hall market on the same day.
- When you start to get abusive and insulting you have already lost the argument.
- They say they have to put up with increased noise, foul and abusive language and a complete loss of privacy since the work was completed earlier this year.
- When chased by the teachers they just run through residents' gardens and if the residents complain they get the same foul and abusive language.
- He was abusive and insulting to a policeman and as he was placed in a police vehicle, he kicked one officer in the chest.
- Magistrates heard he was extremely abusive to the police and was warned.
- She breached the order three times by swearing, screaming and using abusive language after a road accident.
- Residents complained the young people were using foul language, being abusive and playing ball games in the street into the early hours of the morning.
- He further pleaded to using threatening, abusive and insulting behaviour and with being intoxicated on the same date.
- Their antics included shouting, abusive language and touching the bottom of a young air hostess, Newcastle Crown Court heard.
- Individuals should not be allowed to run amok insulting and using abusive language against one another.
- He could also be prosecuted for behaving anti-socially or using insulting or abusive, including homophobic, language.
- It should be borne in mind that words or behaviour may be annoying or rude without being necessarily abusive or insulting.
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