In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(dislike)aversión feminineaversion to sth/sb — aversión a algo/algn
- he has an aversion to work/getting up early — le tiene aversión al trabajo/a levantarse temprano
- How could a taste for certain bright colours or an aversion to others possibly have helped our ancestors to survive?
- This impression was often based on an aversion to the strong odour of the camels rather than the cameleers themselves.
- Schopenhauer had an aversion to fighting, and even more of an aversion to fighting on the Prussian side against the French.
- On the other hand, if the diet was familiar to them, then they did not form a significant aversion to it.
- Ultimately what it amounts to is an aversion to pretentiousness and egomania.
- Rats have evolved a strong, innate aversion to the smells of their predators.
- Our palates all have the same five types of detectors, the same aversion to bitter and mania for sweet.
- After 20-odd years of this, my sister and I had a strong aversion to turkey, as it reminded us of some of the worst ever days of our lives.
- She liked him, which is extremely important given her strong aversion to doctors.
- For the most part, I hate losing hard earned money, hence my aversion to Las Vegas.
- I was a radio deejay for a time, so I have a strong aversion to anybody tampering with my visions of a real artist.
- The U.S. government has a strong aversion to any commitments it does not think it will keep.
- Your latex allergy has brought me untold misery and your aversion to hot wax has cost me hundreds at the laser salon.
- On the other hand, the standard tones could mean a lack of daring or even an aversion to technology.
- What unites them is not an aversion to change, but an aversion to imposed change.
- He had an aversion to horror movies, but he would have preferred one to what he had seen on the screen.
- Victims would develop an aversion to garlic and other blood-thinning agents.
- He also observed the students learning an aversion to investigating patients' social and psychological problems.
- So many of us strive to raise our children with good moral values including an aversion to violence and aggression.
- Not surprisingly, the aversion may be stronger when the person in question is a stranger.
2(hated object)pop music is her pet aversion — aborrece la música pop
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