In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1lisiado masculine offensive datedlisiada feminine offensive datedtullido masculine offensive datedtullida feminine dated offensivean emotional cripple — una persona traumada / con traumas
1(lame, disable)he was crippled for life — quedó lisiado de por vida
- he's crippled with arthritis — la artritis lo tiene casi inmovilizado
- a crippled arm — un brazo tullido
- Myself personally I have told my husband that if anything happens he is not to let me come around if I am going to be crippled badly and brain damaged.
- People are crippled and occasionally killed playing contact sports such as football and rugby, yet no one would suggest they are banned.
- The judges reportedly expressed more concern for the insurance companies who pick up the bill for damages than for those who are crippled or killed.
- When she was too crippled to walk more than a few steps, she still spread her husband's shirts out on the kitchen table and ironed them.
- A sizeable population of the villages neighbouring the border are crippled and maimed.
- Rising to leave, he winced as his legs cramped, almost crippling him with their intense pain.
- A young man crippled by a disease of old age may not get the operation he and his family have been hoping and praying for over the last year.
- A rude person with a fate of becoming disabled will eventually be crippled, but because of his/her personality not many people will care.
- And the arthritis isn't the typical osteoarthritis that strikes so many older people or the less-common rheumatoid arthritis that can cripple victims as young as six months.
- If he lives, he'll be a burden to her forever, brain damaged and crippled.
- After the accident that crippled him, Delbert could no longer play mandolin.
- I realized that he was quite crippled from the accident.
- Her son was crippled after a road accident when he was five.
- One man set the key example by challenging death, fighting a disease that crippled him.
- He was crippled, impaired, and everywhere he turned he saw dead ends.
- There are copious menu selections for those who might be crippled, incapable or weak.
- But he refuses to allow his children to be immunised against the disease that crippled him three decades ago.
- The young crippled men who have been admitted to the home also enjoyed the music - they clapped and cheered as the band played.
- In extreme cases, the young soldiers are crippled or even killed.
- Many survivors from the march have been crippled or maimed, but Ahir escaped with just a fracture in his right leg.
2(make inactive, ineffective)(ship/plane) inutilizar(industry) paralizar
- The Shattering Strike took another series of hits, which crippled its engines and left it's weaponry in ruins.
- It proved surprisingly easy to cripple vital services to households and businesses, and to disable or disrupt major public utilities.
- The club has crippling debts of more than £17,000 following 20 years of being run at a loss by members.
- Qualitatively, the Iraqi military machine is crippled, with no spare parts for its ancient equipment.
- Dunkerque was only slightly damaged, but was crippled by torpedo aircraft during a second attack on 6 July.
- Hundreds of farmers, who face crippling debts and bank interest payments, have said that the flood damage will force them into bankruptcy and off the land.
- The firewalls on a PC are also disabled or crippled to ensure that the virus can replicate or allow external connections to a back-door installed on the PC.
- In the meantime, a missile salvo from Comet struck the already damaged Claymore, crippling the ship.
- There was little actual shot damage, but there were crippling collisions.
- Only four or five compromised client machines can cripple a server; in this way it's a fiendishly economical attack.
- In today's high-speed networked computing environment, both inadvertent damage and malicious attacks can cripple a system in the blink of an eye.
- We may be young and fairly likely to stay healthy, but one poorly timed illness or accident can cripple us financially before we've had the chance to establish ourselves.
- Did the sudden motion cripple its electrical systems?
- We found that almost a dozen cameras were not attached to a recording machine, six could barely see in the dark and others were crippled by mechanical faults.
- However, it was modified to accept an electron bolt gun, giving it the ability to disable (/ cripple / damage) much larger ships.
- There was a chance, many hoped, that someone might finally take seriously the huge bad debts crippling the banking system, and the steady flow of mass sackings in a society used to full employment.
- The Obliterator was severely damaged in the ramming, but the alien vessel was crippled.
- These are countries badly affected by governmental mismanagement, failing economies due to debt and crippling poverty.
- This may be true, but the damage imposed by the bombs has still crippled the London Underground.
- We must cripple the American war machine and lend all possible material support to those suffering its wrath.
- Accountants uncovered a string of irregularities in the company's figures and crippling debts.
- The student loan system may help us through our years as students, but cripples us after we leave.
- With 24 actual plies, it can withstand severe cuts that would cripple a tire with just 12 actual plies.
- We have developing countries being crippled by debt, so we need a more value-led globalisation.
- News of the loan comes just days after prosecutors at his child sex-abuse trial claimed the singer has crippling debts of £155 million.
- With the county club faced with crippling debts there are reports that they may have to get rid of nine players when contracts are discussed in a few weeks' time.
- The aim is to damage an adversary's capacity to attack by crippling its advancing armed forces.
- Now British players are calling for government intervention, warning that the foreign invasion could cripple the development of the game, despite a sharp rise in popularity in recent years.
- A huge proportion of its income goes to finance an increasingly lame army, crippled by the cessation of Soviet support.
- Because of this bad judgment, my ship is crippled and we have no way to repair the damage with anything we have on board.
- Clearly, clamping locks on electronic equipment and intentionally crippling CDs wouldn't increase sales.
- They aimed to cripple the machinery of war, not simply broaden disdain for it.
- Finally, we should spread our eggs over many baskets, so that no single breakdown cripples our electricity grid.
- It could be crippled if relatives of the passengers sue for damages.
- Business and consumer confidence is fragile, and there are fears that high debts could cripple future spending.
- The first part of their plan was to disable all orbital satellites around the earth, to cripple the technology of advanced secular nations.
- The country's economy is crippled by debt repayments greater than the total amount spent on health and education.
- In addition, the Taipei Railway Station was flooded and valuable equipment damaged, crippling the MRT system.
- Landlords of an ancient Lancaster pub say work on a multi-million pound apartment development next door is crippling their family business.
- A blockade would cripple Taiwan economically without damaging its infrastructure.
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