In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(temporary)campamento masculinea gipsy camp — un campamento gitano
- to pitch camp — acampar
- to break / strike camp — levantar el campamento
- Many neighborhoods, towns, villages, and refugee camps were badly damaged or destroyed.
- Some have taken up residence in private homes while others have gone to abandoned villages or refugee camps.
- This is the first time a facility inside the camp was hit since Japanese troops were deployed there in January this year.
- Also, the conditions within refugee camps and other aid distribution centers are not conducive to methodical record-keeping.
- The people in the cities and surrounding refugee camps are desperate.
- ‘We are not going to seize scout camps and little pup tents,’ Ms Rydalch said.
- Its reporters visited nearly 50 camps, ranging from major bases to relatively isolated outposts.
- I made camp and a fire and laid my soldier uniform out for her to lie on.
- Over four million are in refugee camps in neighbouring countries.
- They rode out of town quickly, avoiding all people and continued riding until they made camp in a dense forest.
- They made camp and watched for more than a week but nothing came.
- Now, there's a 21st century twist on the Potemkin village: Potemkin refugee camps!
- She was only a few nights from the monastery when she pitched camp in a desolate swamp.
- I suppose memories of their last show was still fresh on the minds of everyone as they pitched camp.
- But as they found a quiet spot and pitched camp for the night, an ominous character appeared on horseback
- We had ridden over 22 miles when we finally made camp near Taylorsville on the South Anna River.
- They pitched camp in backyards, in the woods or on the beach.
- There are reports of some voting in refugee camps outside the city.
- We had her secured in a tent when we made camp last night.
- They pitched camp near a stream, where they caught fish for supper, and the horses could graze on fresh, moist grass.
- In the thick of this, well away from the road, they made camp and waited for the light of dawn.
- As we made camp well into our fourth night on the road, I curled up into a little ball, pretending to sleep until I was sure all the others were slumbering.
- There were too few American troops on the ground and so police stations, ministries, army camps and government buildings were left wide open to the mobs.
- An acceptable site was eventually arrived at and we pitched camp.
- They hiked for the rest of the day and made camp just before sunset.
- Regrouping in camps diminishes resistance, facilitates extermination and makes it possible to camouflage it, to give it the appearance of a natural death.
- We pitched camp about two kilometers out from Mount Crean on the Lashly Glacier.
- We are not a symbolic representation of war, of a refugee camp, or a shantytown.
- Thousands of local residents face serious health problems in overcrowded refugee camps and temporary shelters.
- Late that night they made camp in a field by the river.
- As we rode into the forest and made camp, I promised myself to really tell her how I felt and what I really was.
- People are forced into overcrowded camps and public buildings, and spread of communicable diseases is facilitated.
- The writings of young teenage boys and girls in different refugee camps and occupied towns are the most moving part of the book.
- For example, artillery crewmen could be asked to do a rotation at a POW camp or a refugee camp.
- In that misty dawn I rose from our tent in a crowded camp outside the town, with one of the worst hangovers I can recall.
- The plan is still under discussion, but the idea is to move people temporarily to tent camps while workers clean and disinfect one neighbourhood at a time.
- Those who managed to escape often turn to the refugee camps in neighboring Chad.
- Philip once commented that he pitched camp to suit the needs of his baggage animals.
- We had pitched camp at dusk, raising the tents beside the ruins of an old rest house on a bluff of rock named Maggu Chatti.
- Jahson had cleared up the camp, and no one would ever have known that humans had made camp there.
1.2also summer camp(in US)campamento de verano masculinecolonia de vacaciones femininecolonia de verano feminine
1.3(permanent)army camp — campamento militar masculine
- concentration/labor camp — campo de concentración/trabajo
2(group, position)bando masculineto be in the same camp — estar en el mismo bando
- The day even saw minor clashes among female supporters of the three camps.
- The election fever is sweeping through Zambia and it is not a surprise there is pushing and pulling amongst politicians both in the ruling party and the opposition camps.
- You have different camps in both parties, Kitty.
- Even the good news was marred by signs that the anti-agreement camp within his own party is growing.
- The party hopes the pro-democracy camp will win at least half of the 60 seats.
- Supporters of all camps acknowledge the need to attract young people into the party.
- Many of the contributors explain how Reagan influenced their shift from liberal or moderate politics into the conservative camp.
- Both camps ' business supporters claim to be advancing the best interests of corporate Sweden.
- The protesters came from two different camps; one group supporting the minister's decision, the other opposing it.
- Partisan research studies have been produced that support both camps.
- While they will surely attempt to show a semblance of unity in the run-up to May's poll, there can be little doubt that tensions between the two camps and their supporters will hit the headlines again soon.
- The inter-city rivalry between two large camps of supporters will add an edge to what promises to be an enthralling evening.
- In this regard, the ruling camp should immediately stop interfering in the investigation in view of the law.
- Both camps hope that the party can examine itself, and respond to the public's expectation for morally upright officials and improved government efficiency.
- Both camps regard nature as a world in which the human being cannot meaningfully participate.
- Both the ruling and opposition camps should support it.
- Scrappiness in both camps was keeping the supporters on the edge of their seats for all the wrong reasons.
- In this regard, the political camps ought to tackle the issue of changing the presidential election system only after they help state affairs run smoothly and efficiently.
- In this regard the situation clearly favors the conservative camp.
- Regardless of the camp, each party will basically put its self-development as its first priority.
1acamparto go camping — ir de camping / de campamento / de acampada
- The first leisure visitors did so under the guise of hunting and normally camped in lean-tos or tents.
- If you're camping on tarmac, it helps to have a tent that will stay up with a minimum number of pegs
- It is also estimated that some one-in-three adults have been camping or taken a caravan holiday at some time.
- Participants will still be welcome to arrive on Sunday, and those who camp may stay over Friday night if they wish.
- We were living in the woods, camping out in tents.
- ‘We've spent a few holidays camping out there with the girls,’ Frank Karreman says.
- He added that his biggest concern was for people camping in the local caravan park and on the school fields.
- Hunters can stay safe by not camping in dry waterways.
- For most of our stay, we camped on the property of a man who hunts to provide meat a couple of times a week for his family.
- Since disappearing, they had been camping in a tent in a field at Eldwick and had been visiting Mark's house to pick up some further provisions when they were seen.
- I think it's fate that whenever you set up a tent when you go camping, there is always something missing.
- Twenty years ago an enterprising Jack Jackson ran diving holidays from here, his visitors camping in the courtyard of the lighthouse.
- It is now a ghost town with only a few cottages still occupied, but there are interesting historic walks, a thirty bunk lodge, and plenty of space for tent camping.
- All I really knew was that we would be camping in a tent.
- I would be camping at Kurow Holiday Park which sits right on the back door step of the mighty Waitaki River.
- With the other soldiers he camped in tents at the racetrack.
- The river bends inwards away from here, and they could have lit a fire and camped with their tents against the cliffs for protection against the winds.
- I recommend this to anyone for your first day in any strange place, even if the rest of the week you plan on camping without a tent.
- Many had driven from across Germany, pitched tents on the grass and camped for the weekend.
- I keep dreaming I'm camping with this gorgeous woman, sometimes in army tents, sometimes in mountain tents, sometimes in wigwams.
1(affected behavior, style)amaneramiento masculineafectación feminine
- With its abundant use of tiaras, leather boots, heavy makeup it was a romp that cleverly indulged in theatrical camp, yet steered clear of more obvious homosexual camp.
- In the hands of less-assured actors, The Maids can slip into humourless camp.
- It is a dazzling performance layered with more than a hint of theatrical camp.
- This lends an air of deliberate camp to a play that needs no such favours, and which would amuse with more subtlety in their absence.
- It's all a far cry from the formality and overblown camp of Sketch.
- The film deliberately plays for camp and kitsch, and then suddenly it becomes quite gothic.
- What's amazing about director Leonard Kastle's style is his ability to leap between camp and genuine moments of terror during the murder scenes.
- It wears its queerness like a flashy Dolce and Gabbana blouse, with style and humor and camp - but an intentional lack of tragedy.
- Nicholas, in his own effeminately camp style, made the waitress describe the contents of several of the desserts, and only chose something after much cogitation.
- So far the woman has voted off four blokes - all of whom have been quite camp - and only one of them has turned out to be gay.
- We went to Comptons and were joined by Scottish guy and camp bartender friend of Stephens.
- I don't if that the fact that all my gay friends are watching it says something about the demographic of the event's appeal or the fact that I just know a lot of camp gay men.
- When I got there, the nurse, a slightly camp guy from the Philippines, shook his head with an expression somewhere between horror and sympathy.
- I've known some very camp gay men through friends and they can be a real laugh to be with if you don't get strung up on your own sexuality when you are in their world.
- This would make a sad camp man with a receding hairline the ultimate in coolness.
- We are no strangers to men dressing as women, but they are generally either grossly exaggerated or come across as merely camp.
- I have met, I believe, the two most affectedly camp people in the country, and I have the mental scars to prove it.
- Rosenthal, for all his camp flamboyance at the Alternative Miss World, is married to a curator at the Prado museum in Madrid and has two daughters.
2(acting/performance) afectado(performance/acting) exagerado
- These shows are some distance from either the cheeky chappy style which made Paul Daniels a star, or the camp melodrama of American David Copperfield.
- It's hard to know where provocation ends and camp self-parody begins.
- It's retro kitsch, wonderfully camp, gleefully perverse and exaggerated and utterly great fun throughout.
- Featuring an ageing Las Vegas showgirl, brilliantly performed by Nadine Tyson, it mixed camp style and pathos with the glitz and energy of showbiz.
- The troupe is led by an extremely camp performer in the Stuart Wagstaff mould.
- Indeed, Olivier had a peculiar prose style, both camp and grandiose.
- The mannerisms of the male troupers were too deliberately camp to capture the nuances of the Kern stories they were supposed to be illustrating.
- He is the hyper-active dynamo in a very strong cast, giving a showy performance full of camp malice.
- But the camp performer always knows that he is being sentimental and enjoys the indulgence.
- His camp, squeaking, self-absorbed, Irish puppydog charm worked its magic on the voting audience.
- She covers this with deft skill and a versatile voice that can sweetly caress or swoop with camp theatrical grandeur.
- Mother Clap's Molly House is a camp spectacle reminiscent of music hall and it has some shockingly funny one liners.
- Before every number, Stipe ripped a sheet of paper from a pad with camp theatrical flourish.
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