In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1ruborizarseponerse coloradoponerse rojosonrojarseI blush easily — me pongo colorado / rojo por nada
- he blushed scarlet at her words — se puso como un tomate con lo que dijo
- she blushed with shame — se puso colorada de vergüenza
- I blush to admit that … — me avergüenza tener que reconocer que …
- She looked down at herself, and blushed so deep a crimson it was easily visible through the white fur on her chest.
- Jennifer smiled at the way Scott blushed, the red flush working its way up from his neck to the top of his face.
- I shook my head to clear the thought as my face blushed with shame.
- He glared at her, and realised with embarrassment that he was blushing, which only made him blush all the more.
- I answered, blushing slightly, my shyness obvious in my soft yet high voice.
- She blushed deeply from embarrassment and tears grew once more in the garden of her eyes.
- Rob lay down next to her, and reached out his hand, still blushing but ignoring his embarrassment and taking her hand in his.
- Tom humbly bowed his head and his cheeks blushed in the embarrassment.
- Now it was Gabe's turn to squirm and blush as crimson as roses.
- Mackenzie didn't say anything and just blushed, his cheeks burning scarlet.
- Her friends started clapping loudly, hooting and hollering as Scarlet just blushed.
- Well at least he thought she was blushing, the colour on her face was so varied it was hard to tell.
- Claudia shook her head, blushing slightly in embarrassment as all eyes looked at them.
- She blushed scarlet, and saw that her father saw the whole thing, and was turning beat red.
- Thank God, there were no lights; I could so feel my face burn up, probably blushing.
- Anthony's hand brushed against mine ever so slightly as we were moving to get in, and I blushed a deep scarlet.
- When he asked us why we were giving him a present, we just blushed - our shame at the real reason was interpreted as a crush.
- She blushed a deep scarlet and I couldn't help but grin even more.
- Scarlet blushed and they all leaned toward her but she began to walk off.
- I blushed further shades of embarrassment, trying to hide myself under my raven dark hair.
1(in cheeks)rubor masculineto spare sb's blushes
- she spared his blushes and didn't mention his behavior the previous night — le ahorró un bochorno al no mencionar su comportamiento de la noche anterior
- oh, spare my blushes! — no me hagas pasar vergüenza
2(in sky, flower)tono rosáceo masculine
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