In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1malo (de la película) masculine informalmala (de la película) feminine informal
- So, as a signal at the simplest (one might even say basest) level to the viewer, the good guy wears a white hat, and the baddy wears a black hat.
- You want to take them to a show where they can shout and scream and hiss and boo the baddy.
- I don't play a lot of baddies, although I was an assassin in Hamish McBeth and a sort of baddie in EastEnders.
- The baddies in power won, and the baddies out of power lost.
- Almost certainly stuff will be blown up in his new film, and Eccleston joins a long line of English actors who have been called upon to play Hollywood baddies.
- He's set to make his acting debut as a baddie in the new James Bond film, Casino Royale.
- Of course, every production has to have a baddie, some one to boo and hiss at, and this show was no exception.
- Successful stories need the texture of goodies and baddies, with characters going up or down.
- For a start, he can play the part of a tech villain from central casting: a vaudeville baddy so malevolent that the audience starts hissing as soon as he comes on stage.
- You can look up the most wanted criminals all over the world at Most Wanted, a site that links up to law enforcement's desired baddies.
- With his massive build, black beetling eyebrows and perma-frown he resembles a pantomime baddie.
- Bobby is known for his role as the baddy in the panto but this year he has had to take a lesser role, due to his commitment as the show's director.
- With several hundred children it was quite a lively show, especially when the baddie crept up on the goodie in the film.
- Isn't it strange that the word ‘Angel’ is used for the baddy?
- Sirius is the new baddie in this film, and having engineered the death of Harry's parents, he now wants to finish off their son.
- The rejection came just days after the Oscar winner publicly confessed she was desperate for a cameo as one of the show's baddies.
- Isaacs, best known for his turn as Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, again proves adept as the baddie - his Hook is much more than a mere pantomime villain.
- The antagonists are great caricatures of standard baddies; too bad we're supposed to take them seriously.
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