In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(silence) de muerte(silence) mortal(silence) sepulcral(pallor) cadavérico
- Friday's encounters had been played out in front of banks of empty seats and a deathly hush.
- Suitably chastened, the woman returned to her seat, and all four sat down in deathly silence until the plane landed.
- A kind of deathly, phony calm descends at moments like that.
- Her face was deathly pale, but she managed a small smile in Tom's direction.
- Every time she spoke, her voice sounded so loud against the deathly hush.
- I was deathly cold and must have looked exceptionally pale in the dark room.
- He pulled his face mask up and marched into the deathly cold mountain air.
- I simply dropped to my knees next to her and held her hand, trying to get some warmth into that deathly cold body.
- As an adult I've always kept firmly out of the sun and my skin has remained deathly pale as a result.
- Suddenly the stadium falls into a deathly cold and the lights begin to flicker.
- In fact it is deathly cold within the concrete grey triangular structure.
- The hall was hushed to a deathly silence as he began to talk, his voice full of authority.
- His eyes narrowed to slits and the air about them grew cold, and deathly still.
- He placed a deathly cold hand over her mouth, keeping her from crying out.
- The red eyes were bright and swollen from crying, and the white skin was deathly pale from the cold.
- Despite the newscaster's promise of sun, it was deathly cold in her room.
- Her breathing became shallow and ragged, while her face began to pale to a deathly white.
- Then he felt his body go into shock, as a deathly cold hand clamped to his neck.
- Her face was deathly pale underneath the rouge and the dark lipstick.
- Cautiously, he rolled her over to find her face pale, deathly white.
1she looked deathly white / pale — estaba blanca como el / un papel
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