In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person) formal(person) digno de confianza(ally/workman) digno de confianza(workman/ally) con el que se puede contar(car) confiable(car) fiable
- To me they embody two Frances: the dynamic private sector and the dependable public sector.
- The dependable talents of director Tony Cownie are being put to good use in the Lyceum's first production of the new season.
- Every community in Nunavut lacks a dependable water supply for dousing fires.
- Should you manage to graduate, you may well find that a degree holds out no guarantee of fulfilling or dependable employment.
- This could be the cheapest and most dependable source of drinking water for the people of Titilagarh.
- In the past four years he has been the most successful, reliable and dependable player.
- Growth tends to be mundane with the main attraction being dependable cash flows and reliable dividend payments.
- To be replicated successfully, a dependable system of verifying carbon reduction has to be in place.
- I don't do big high dollar websites and prefer to use a tried and true set of dependable methods.
- I want to be on the end of a dependable electrical supply system where outages are non-existent.
- In general, discipline and unit cohesion require a regular and dependable supply of food by the army itself.
- American studios can make big-scale films because they have a dependable audience for domestic films.
- However, he can play a more traditional game because he is strong on his feet, good in defence, and has a solid and dependable boot.
- Pierre was the head of all the servants and he was a very reliable and dependable man.
- When people think of gardens, they think of graceful trees, colourful flowers and dependable foliage.
- The party is seeking to portray itself as a stable, dependable and scandal-free government.
- As rumors and panic began to rule, they was no source of solid dependable information.
- In the absence of a dependable power supply system, they must explore all other avenues to beat the heat.
- Then there are the long years in the Far East with his dependable wife Betty, and his cathartic reaction to her sudden death.
- Bridget was a lady of gentle manner and a fine and dependable neighbour who was always happy to lend a helping hand.
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