In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(despondency)depresión feminineabatimiento masculineto suffer from depression — sufrir depresiones
- Don't allow yourself the luxury of falling into depression and cynicism and despair.
- Grace found herself being dragged into depression by her own thoughts.
- The mood among local farmers is depression, despair and devastation, and there is no end in sight.
- Megan drove back to her place feeling exhaustion and depression settle in.
- Though a settler-farmer not dependent entirely on farm income for a living, even I am not able to escape this feeling of gloom and depression.
- Depression, dullness, apathy - these were the beasts I could no longer afford to feed.
- Regular readers will know I was deep in the throes of depression, both seasonal and related to other sources.
- We're staying several steps ahead of gloom, despair, deep dark depression, and excessive misery.
- He did not kiss the old woman's hand; for, in his fatigue and depression, the necessity to pretend fell away.
- The general national mood can only be described as one of prolonged depression.
- Everybody gets feelings of sadness or depression and most of these are short-lived and tolerable.
- I'm angry because I feel like this generation is being ravished by depression and despair.
- When I came home from Wales I was struck by horrible feelings of doom, depression, general low spirits and a sense of self-loathing.
- Tiredness might have played its part, but the sense of dejection and depression emanating from the studio clouded the whole broadcast.
- It felt unsettling because we as the audience are accustomed to sadness, depression and irrational outbursts in typical movies that deal with death.
- A pretty astounding year for debut albums too, despite the doom and gloom and depression that allegedly is swamping the music industry.
- We are too prone to judge ourselves by our moments of despondency and depression.
- We have unprecedented depression and pessimism.
- Feelings of depression and despair are common.
- Moodiness contributes to sadness and depression, unpredictable mood swings and fidgeting, especially among the opposite sex.
2(in flat surface)depresión feminine
- On the western end of the beach is a large, grassy mound with a shallow depression in the top. This is the site of a prehistoric fortification, or broch.
- These tiny flowers offer nectar in a shallow median depression on the lip surface.
- Specially engineered depressions in the surface of the inner skin eliminate the need for a separate welded-on reinforcement to increase panel rigidity.
- Stigmaeopsis mites construct extremely dense oval woven roofs over depressions on the lower surfaces of host leaves.
- The presence of shallow depressions in the ground surface allows time for water to percolate into the soil and reduces the volume and speed of flow across the slope.
- Nests are usually shallow depressions in a muddy or sandy bottom in which the eggs are deposited.
- In the idling zone the surface includes a plurality of shallow depressions disposed in an annular zone.
- The original site was a depression adjoining the river, which automatically became a swamp frequented by water birds in the wet times.
- Magnetic vortices moving back and forth inside depressions on a superconducting surface could serve as single-particle bits for a nanoscale computer.
- It is usually sunken into a depression so that the rim is level with the ground.
- Implants are generally not attached to the underlying structures because they are made with depressions on the under surface to fit over the anatomic areas on which they are inserted.
- The images relayed from the probe were not much more exciting - some low hills and surface depressions.
- Multiple depressions dotted the surface of the sandy riverbank, as if it had taken on the look of the surface of a golf ball.
- Reduced infiltration will cause water ponding for longer periods following rainfall on a field with surface depressions.
- It would have blended seamlessly into the wall if it weren't for the circular depressions embedded on its surface.
- The stone includes a depression on its concave surface where the practitioner's finger was inserted in order to assist in applying force.
- A lush habitat appears where surface water accumulates in shallow depressions to form seasonal or fairly permanent ponds.
- Using the back of a spoon, make a shallow depression in the centre, and build up the sides as high as you can.
- It over looked some sort of depression in the land.
- The proximal half of the ventral surface forms a long depression.
3Economicsdepresión femininecrisis femininethe (Great) Depression — la Gran Depresión
- Consistent with the above foundation of basic principle, the advocates of laissez-faire capitalism argue that depressions are not the result of anything inherent in the economic system.
- For example, he considers economic depressions to be the intensification of the competitive process.
- The severe and prolonged depression of the 1890's resulted in the decline of the slate industry and only a few men were employed.
- Only in 1930-31 did it become apparent that the world was in the throes of a prolonged and deep depression.
- They have developed a close relationship between stock market crashes and the economic recessions and depressions that follow them.
- They tolerated the gyrations of the business cycle more willingly, including dozens of recessions and several deep economic depressions.
- According to him, the original estimate did take into account periodic recessions and depressions in the stock market.
- He also argued that economic depressions stimulated goldmining by lowering costs and releasing labour for prospecting.
- The prolonged depression of the 1880s increased the pressure for change.
- Most of the worst recessions and depressions occur the year following an election.
- Just as the mass extinctions were associated with climatic shifts, depressions and recessions often reflect changing economic conditions.
- It also generates the periodic crises characteristic of capitalism - what we call recessions and depressions.
- It has lasted for a long time, through depressions, recessions, slumps, civil wars and world wars.
- Running big federal deficits in hard economic times is one of those ‘automatic stabilizers’ that help keep recessions from turning into depressions.
- These are the people responsible for recessions and depressions.
- Despite the severity of the depression in the international economy, standards of living did not show correspondingly steep falls.
- Yet, the final outcome - an economic depression - would have been exactly the same.
- They were the first to deal with the issue in a systematic way and to apply their conclusions to the problem of economic depressions.
- After a prolonged agricultural depression lifted in the 1890s, the worst of rural poverty was finally dispelled.
- This turned what might have been a short recession into the greatest depression in the nation's history.
4Meteorologydepresión atmosférica feminineborrasca feminine
- The most significant features of the wet season are thunderstorms, tropical cyclones and rain depressions.
- In middle latitudes, belts of west-travelling cyclones or depressions bring rain to areas of hundreds of square kilometres.
- Rainfall in the savannah region usually arrives between November and April in heavy bursts from monsoonal depressions or tropical cyclones.
- Frontal systems associated with depressions traveling eastwards across the ocean have a significant influence on the weather in southern South Australia during this season.
- Cyclonic weather with a depression centred over the UK can cause unsettled conditions in both winter and summer.
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