In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1ganso masculine informalgansa feminine informalbaboso masculine informalbabosa feminine informalaturdido masculine Chile informalaturdida feminine Chile informal
- Besides, what chowderhead keeps cracking his bubble gum near the microphone all the time, anyway?
- I think I just coined ‘Better Blown Up Than Grown Up’ to describe the new crop of anti-war chowderheads, and their childish slogans.
- These chowderheads can't seem to get it through their tiny brains that they're dealing with a legal problem now, not a PR problem.
- Film can certainly be a creative medium, but for the most part, it is a cookie cutter business churning out whatever stuff this week's gang of fifteen year old chowderheads will line up to see.
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