In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1masculine líomasculine fardomasculine atado Latin Americamasculine paquetemasculine fajomasculine hazmasculine atado Latin Americathat child is a bundle of joy/mischief — ese niño es un cascabel/un diablillo
- she's a bundle of nerves — es un manojo de nervios
- he isn't a bundle of laughs — no es muy divertido que digamos
- the play isn't exactly a bundle of laughs — la obra no es precisamente muy cómica
- to go a bundle on sth/sb
- I don't go a bundle on Lucy/that idea — Lucy/la idea no me vuelve loco
- 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.
- 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.
- On top of each bundle is a faded, yellowed photograph.
- In fact, bundles will generally dry out to some degree during the summer months.
- Data were acquired from patients via an optical fiber bundle coupled to a commercially available double-monochromator fluorimeter.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- One had clean undergarments and the other had a bundle of blue material in her arms.
- Keirian dragged his feet through the thick, white snow, hauling a large bundle of wood on his already aching back.
- 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.
- 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 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 letter was thick as a pocket Bible now, a loose bundle of papers bound up with string.
- She shouldered a full waterskin, and a bundle of wrapped dried meat and flour.
- As he walked away, I noticed a thick bundle of music under his arm.
- 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.
- 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.
- He promised to put together a bundle of supplies and mail them, and I could send him a check when I received them.
- His hand came out of the coat clutching a thick bundle of bills.
2(large sum of money)a bundle — un dineral informal
3(of fibers)haz masculine
- The midbrain is attached to the base of the cerebral hemispheres by the cerebral peduncles, two massive, flattened bundles of nerve fibres.
- The hemorrhoidectomy specimens showed a stroma of connective tissue containing many blood vessels, and interwoven bundles of smooth muscle.
- The stromal component, however, typically appears benign and predominantly consists of interlacing bundles of smooth muscle.
- Normal epididymis and smooth muscle bundles were present at the edge of the tumor.
- The endoneurium is continuous with the more abundant connective tissue perineurium, which envelops bundles of nerve fibers.
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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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
3(products/software) vender en paquete
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