In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of clothes, rags) lío masculine(of clothes, rags) fardo masculine(of clothes, rags) atado masculine Latin America(of newspapers, letters) paquete masculine(of money) fajo masculine(of sticks, twigs) haz masculine(of sticks, twigs) atado masculine Latin Americathat child is a bundle of joy/mischief — ese niño es un cascabel/un diablillo
- She shouldered a full waterskin, and a bundle of wrapped dried meat and flour.
- After he'd drop off that last bundle, there he'd be with a big ole empty covered trailer and money in his wallet, a dangerous combination.
- His hand came out of the coat clutching a thick bundle of bills.
- Keirian dragged his feet through the thick, white snow, hauling a large bundle of wood on his already aching back.
- Instead, Victoria received a bundle of letters bought at auction that Hepburn wrote to her father, the British banker Joseph Hepburn-Ruston, before he died.
- Data were acquired from patients via an optical fiber bundle coupled to a commercially available double-monochromator fluorimeter.
- Last year I tied a cord around my grasses to secure it into a huge, vertical bundle, and then my husband took the chain saw and cut them down to about 1 foot high.
- When William Sykes was found dying by a railway in Australia in 1891 only two things were found in the hut that was his home - a dog and a bundle of letters from his loving Yorkshire wife.
- He promised to put together a bundle of supplies and mail them, and I could send him a check when I received them.
- On top of each bundle is a faded, yellowed photograph.
- A bundle of £1,000 in cash was handed to Cllr Larkin in Conway's pub around the corner from the council's office on some date after the vote.
- He returned with a large bundle of black cloth, collected from various members of the Treochim, and usually used by them to make garments for mourning.
- The principal authority on which we rely for that view is conveniently set out in the bundle of materials that the appellant has provided to the Court.
- One had clean undergarments and the other had a bundle of blue material in her arms.
- He pulled his pack back toward him and dug rifled through it again, coming out this time with another cloth bundle and short, metal hook-like object.
- The letter was thick as a pocket Bible now, a loose bundle of papers bound up with string.
- As he walked away, I noticed a thick bundle of music under his arm.
- Can I take you then to the book of materials, the bundle of documents, page 58, and invite your attention to the accumulation of three sentences.
- After a couple of hours of hard work we sat in the shelter of the storage box on a bundle of wooden stakes to keep our bums from the cold wet ground, drinking lemonade and sharing a muesli bar, surveying our small slice of land.
- In fact, bundles will generally dry out to some degree during the summer months.
2(large sum of money)a bundle — un dineral
3(of fibers)haz masculine
- The hemorrhoidectomy specimens showed a stroma of connective tissue containing many blood vessels, and interwoven bundles of smooth muscle.
- Normal epididymis and smooth muscle bundles were present at the edge of the tumor.
- The stromal component, however, typically appears benign and predominantly consists of interlacing bundles of smooth muscle.
- The endoneurium is continuous with the more abundant connective tissue perineurium, which envelops bundles of nerve fibers.
- The midbrain is attached to the base of the cerebral hemispheres by the cerebral peduncles, two massive, flattened bundles of nerve fibres.
4(of software, a product)paquete masculine
- The first Sega GT on the Xbox was first released back in 2002 and soon after became part of Sega's bundle with new Xboxes.
- This makes the 9600 Pro a light software package, but in my point of view that is for the best because with no games included in the software bundles it makes card a little less expensive.
- Granted, there are a lot of extras included with the MSI card, but if dumping the poor game bundle drops the price, we say go for it MSI.
- Overall, the Asus Extreme N6800 GT is an excellent card, with a decent accessory bundle.
- Potentially, the customer could sell the cards and software as a bundle, or even design a turnkey workstation around the two, he said.
- Prices range from $1,195 for the base version to $1,895 for the full version bundle.
1(make into a bundle)liaratarthe system comes with bundled software — el sistema viene con software incluido
2(push)she bundled them off to school — los despachó al colegio
- they bundled him into the car — lo metieron a empujones en el coche
- he was bundled out of the country — lo echaron del país
- On the return, both Sofia and Plovdiv were fog-bound so we landed at Varna and were unceremoniously bundled on to ancient coaches for the six hour journey to Sofia.
- At the airport about a third are selected and are forcibly bundled onto a clandestine flight.
- He added that receptionist Rita Dixon, who was bundled up the stairs by the robbers with a gun at her back, now wanted to frame the ad and put it on the wall.
- Yesterday he bundled her out of the house and threw her clothes after her.
- For years, we've just been quietly bundling the bodies of patients off to the morgue while infection rates get higher and higher.
- Mr Kelleher was bundled in a van as he walked along Great William O'Brien Street, near the city centre, around 8pm on Thursday night.
- Khawri, who goes by one name, said Afghans helped the Americans, scarves wrapped around their faces, down the mountainside and bundled them into a truck.
- Out of sympathy she invited him back to her flat and they spent the weekend together but when she came home from work on the Monday he attacked her, tying her up with her own clothes and bundling her into a cupboard.
- Hudson, who was wearing a black T-shirt and black leather jacket, climbed down the ladder at 10.30 am and was handcuffed by police before being bundled into a police van.
- He strangled her following an argument and wrapped her body in bin bags, bundled it into the boot of her car and drove 100 miles to woodland in North Yorkshire, where he dumped her in a ditch.
- Several protesters were injured in the charge, and at least three dozen activists, including senior party leaders, were bundled into waiting police vans.
- Afternoon newspapers said hundreds of protesters were arrested, while witnesses said only a few protesters were seen bundled into police vans.
- After a difficult rescue from the rooftop, he was finally bundled into a Humvee.
- She bundled the cat out of his lap and helped him up.
- And third, that Mozart was bundled unceremoniously into a pauper's grave with miscellaneous corpses on a snowy night.
- I laid the body on the sheeting already on the floor, and then bundled the duvet into the washing machine and poured bleach over the bloodstains.
- Meanwhile, the triumphant dissidents were being bundled into police vans and hauled off to the cells for a night.
- Alison Johnson had wrapped the children's naked bodies in old clothing and bundled them into a laundry basket, before stashing them away in the outhouse.
- With no time to reflect or recover, I was bundled into a train in a semi-conscious state.
- Marty bundles the bunch into a limousine and Shipwreck is highly impressed with the nightlife of Los Angeles.
3(products/software) vender en paquete
- A couple of years back Microsoft responded to moans from the corporate market about new features being bundled into service packs by promising to cut it out.
- But these shortcomings tend to be bundled together with broader concerns over spam, viruses, hacking, and all the other sundry ills of the world.
- Rice-stalk mattresses must all be bundled up again and returned.
- We'll arrange to have them all bundled up and forwarded to him together - en masse - as a declaration of our admiration and respect.
- In other words, the pushy-baby genes and the tough-mom genes were bundled up as a package.
- One easy thing for women to bundle is exercise, such as jogging, with meeting with a coworker from whom you want to learn something.
- Tapwave already bundles web browsing software with the consoles, which to date have had to connect to a mobile phone via Bluetooth or infrared wireless links in order to provide Internet connectivity.
- That is the first of the multiple fallacies bundled up in the Schröder-Köpf guide to politics: that a minister needs direct personal experience of what he or she is responsible for.
- Unit members spent most of their time counting and recounting thousands of the large shells that were bundled together in palletized groups.
- Offmyserver and NetSoft teamed up to bring this appliance to market, with NetSoft doing the software and Offmyserver bundling it with the hardware.
- Most have been bundled together in a single package.
- As these fibres are so tiny, more can be bundled together.
- Sun will bundle the AppIQ software with its own storage management package by the second half of this year.
- Trocaire hope many more thousands will be completed by the end of May when they will be bundled together and brought to a key ILO conference in Geneva in June.
- Microsoft executives bristle at talk of Trojan Horses and the suggestion that bundling its Net services into Windows is unfair.
- They they'd be bundled into parcels of three and he'd be sent to the post office on his bike to post them off.
- Remember the problems we used to have when currency notes used to be bundled together with innumerable staples?
- Stakes in small companies will be bundled together like miniature investment trusts for busy executives to snap up.
- Perhaps the two cannot be bundled together so easily.
- As for the female performers, hair longer than the shoulder must be bundled up.
- Jake tore his gaze away, and quickly bundled everything together and handed a pack to each person, hoping Freya hadn't noticed how much lighter hers was.
- It is telling that Bunting bundles the two issues together as if they were in some sense equivalent and equally objectionable.
- At times, in all the last editing, all I wanted to do was bundle up every scrap of copy, every note I'd taken and carry it home, keep it safe with me.
- Phrases are groups of words that can be bundled together, and they're related by the rules of grammar.
- To get the votes needed, the proposed amendments have been bundled together into one Resolution for the AGM.
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