In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(light) deslumbrar(light) encandilar
- The lights dazzled her, before being silenced by darkness.
- Automatic dimming mirrors, which protect the driver from being dazzled by the lights of a car behind, are increasingly popular on new cars.
- A huge, dark shape passed by - the bright lights dazzled my eyes, shining from between parallel bars.
- Her eyes were dazzled with an infinite number of little pinpricks of light.
- In midday sun it was so bright it dazzled the eyes.
- The moon twinkled off the water, dazzling me, blinding me for a moment.
- Oh, to relive all those golden memories of nights spent with our eyes dazzled by flickering light, our shoes stuck to the floor.
- Another possibility is that Mr Rogers was momentarily dazzled by the lights of oncoming traffic.
- The bright light of the corridor dazzled her as it always did when she came out of the darkroom, but she didn't care.
- A prism reflected in the light catches his attention, momentarily dazzling his eyes.
- An explosion of colour and light dazzled the crowd during the traditional fireworks display at the family concert.
- An ocean of Paris lay before her, lights dazzling her eyes as she looked over them, and a small smile found its way to her face.
- The loud music pounded against my eardrums and reverberated through my body, while the strobe and laser lights dazzled my violet eyes.
- When Andrew pushed open the door to the club, the noise cranked up twentyfold, and the lights briefly dazzled him.
- The sun had long since set, and now the headlights of passing vehicles dazzled eyes used to the blackness.
- Upon opening it he stepped into the room only to be dazzled by orange light.
- The early autumn sunlight dazzled her eyes when she stepped from the porch.
- Airanrod's eyes were dazzled by the decorations of the Entrance Hall.
- He was still under the spell of the performance, his eyes dazzled by the long hours under the spotlights.
- Poor Mayor Collins must be well and truly dazzled by now from the glare of paparazzi camera flashes.
- Tribe from Cape Town dazzled the crowd with their mainstream jazz with African influences.
- For a long time, Irving used his streetwise independence to dazzle career academics with the arcane quality of his research.
- At the Summer Olympics, which begin in Athens, Greece, next week, the world's elite athletes will once again dazzle us with their almost superhuman qualities.
- The vampire dropped to the floor, dazzling James with her beauty.
- Thus his theatre does not attempt to dazzle or overwhelm the individual sensibility, but to stimulate it to new insights and sympathies.
- John Young dazzled - and perhaps overwhelmed - Smith with his discussions of lunar science.
- Tonight's performance will dazzle and amaze you!
- His early poetry was a cascade of images and language that dazzled and overpowered his readers.
- The companies that dazzle us the most are those that strike out in bold new directions with each new work.
- Ice carver Flint Edwards dazzled the crowd with his skill.
- Both are at their most brilliant - there's no one to touch them - doing dazzling stream-of-consciousness riffs on the radio.
- Where the graphics impressed in the original, they simply dazzle in the sequel.
- We are dazzled by the exotic regalia in which Indian rulers impressed the British court.
- For one thing, a car that moves on its own no longer dazzles audiences.
- He had made a favorable impression on the Nowair family, who were a little dazzled by his distinguished ancestry.
- I've stopped in Greenland at least 100 times over the last 25 years, and I'm still dazzled by the stark, primitive beauty of the place.
- She uses the English language as a tool to communicate rather than dazzle or astonish the reader.
- He stood more than twice her size, yet she showed no fear of him, nor did she seem dazzled by his beauty.
- Strategically, too, Napoleon dazzled and overwhelmed his opponents with a series of brisk, bold manoeuvres.
- He's one of the few players who still can dazzle defenses with his moves.
1(of lights, headlamps)resplandor masculinebrillo masculine
- The pianistic dazzle towards the end was stunning.
- And she wasn't the only model with extra dazzle.
- Add dazzle to your tweed, wool or leather suit with a bright-colored camisole underneath.
- Add a light sprinkling of glitter gel for added dazzle or jazz up the sides or back with hair jewels.
- Today was quite a lovely day, filled with dazzle and spectacle.
- In the morning it wakes me up to the sparkle and dazzle of the sea, and the gleaming stretch of beach, not yet crowded with slick brown bodies.
- Stretching west and south of the Great Salt Lake, the Bonneville Salt Flats are known for their parched, blinding summertime dazzle.
- I need to constantly remind myself where I came from; I don't want to forget that because it is very easy to forget in the whole dazzle and the glamour of my job.
- What the 131st lacks in intelligent dazzle, it makes up for in bulk and an ingratiating earnest of good will.
- The dazzle of technology benefits doctors more than it does patients.
- So Riley is not all eye-searing dazzle; the relentless intensity of her paintings has not restricted its range of feeling.
- It wasn't Oscar's best work - low on razzle and with a noticeable dearth of dazzle.
- The event finally brings its digital dazzle and street-level cool to Montreal
- Glamour and dazzle are more your style - so an evening that starts out in a limousine would be perfect.
- Among all this dazzle and muscle, Mitchell still finds time for his brand of geek humour.
- How empty is all their dazzle without imagination.
- This blackly comic theme is handled with Wilde's characteristic dazzle and wit.
- It sent the cave in to a sparkling blue dazzle, as the walls were made of a sapphire like stone.
- All this multimedia dazzle would come to nothing (and, in fact, almost does, thanks to tonight's local power failure) if it weren't for the quality of the performances.
- USA Today felt that the film is long on visual dazzle but short on warmth, and the humor is excessively raunchy for a family film’.
2(of publicity, fame)hechizo masculine
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