In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(of hole, water)profundidad feminineat a depth of 200m — a una profundidad de 200m
- Pots were PVC cylinders, 20 cm diameter and 50 cm depth, sealed at the bottom.
- You will also probably know the average depth, the surface area, the age of the lake and when it was last emptied.
- Wading usually is easy over a gravel bottom of predictable depth and flow, with ample room for backcasts.
- This is another small river, embanked for all of its length, with a depth of up to 5 feet.
- The lakes are clear with an average depth of about 4ft with a whole range of different types of water lily.
- Saul reported that based on the mollusks, the maximum water depth of the sandstone was 35 meters.
- Again, one's perceptions of surface and depth were uncertain.
- He thought he swam about one hundred yards before testing the river's depth again, this time with better result.
- Phill and I walked out into the surf to about 2 foot depth and scoured the surf from shore to about 30 yards out for signs of feeding tarpon.
- The creek was beautiful, crystal clear with an average depth of three feet, flowing through some lovely countryside.
- The mind is attracted to complex issues which resound with profundity and emotional depth.
- What is the condition of the bottom and depth of soft mud in that berth?
- The new harbour area now being created will be dredged to a depth of four metres and will provide much-needed space for the increasing number of fishing boats using the old harbour.
- The feeling within the club is that a depth of 1.5 metres is neither adequate nor entirely safe.
- It is in waters that can be very hostile and is 3,000m below the seabed which, itself, is at a depth of 350 metres making recovery of the gas a difficult and expensive task.
- The shallow end is far too deep: in excess of 1.5 meters in depth, more than four feet nine inches, a depth too deep for a school pool.
- Water depth was measured at all study sites at 4-8 d intervals between May 19 and June 17.
- The sea digs a channel near the beach and this channel can be any depth, length or width.
- Land earmarked for new homes could be flooded to a depth of nearly ten feet if major rainfall swelled a ‘main river’ flowing through the site, it was revealed today
- Its crater is 525 meters X 425 meters in diameter, and has a depth of between 47.5 meters and 195 meters.
- The ice thickness and snow depth varied from 0.5 to 1.3 m and from 1 to 9 cm, respectively.
1.2feminine profundidadmasculine fondomasculine anchothe full depth of the garden — todo el largo del jardín
- A clever carpenter can address variations in worktop depth and even surface heights, but even slender vertical gaps between units are bad news.
- The size and depth of rear garden areas are generous, and are particularly so in respect of those associated with Nos 6 and 8 of the Road.
- She can use the whole depth of the cupboard with ease.
- There are two more bedrooms on the second floor, one of which runs the depth of the house from front to rear and has a bird's eye view of the river and the city.
- Upstairs, the property's largest bedroom runs the depth of the house, has views over both the front and back gardens and includes a good sized fitted cupboard.
- As a general rule, the depth of the worktop should be a minimum of 24 deep.
- White paint makes it much more difficult to judge where the ceiling actually is in relation to the floor, thus increasing the apparent depth of the room.
- Your focal point is visually eye-level, straight ahead in the depth of the room, or the opposite wall.
- In order to permit the outer frame to open without hitting the wall, I measured the outside depth of the back frame.
- The hood is a separate panel that adds depth to the front section, and ties the fenders, greenhouse and nose together.
- If you have a deeper television set, the depth of the tabletop may also come into play.
- Despite all that the Nazi forces breached the Voronezh Front to the depth of 30-35 kilometers.
- It may be necessary to trim the depth of the worktop to suit your overall finished depth, bearing in mind that an overhang over the base units is normal.
- Measure your shelf, or the depth of the wardrobe. Write a list of what you're looking for and carry this list and measurements with you.
- It was unsurpassed in the length of the front, depth of the advance and retreat, duration of continuous fighting, and the size of the armies on each side.
(of shot)alcance masculine
1.4depth of field — profundidad de campo feminine
- By throwing near-by objects out of focus, as it were, Vermeer suggested depth with a device more subtle than the standard practice of making them markedly lighter or darker than what is behind.
- The most popular is selenium toner, which deepens the blacks and shadow areas of the print, adding depth and dimension.
- In order to create depth and dimension, the principle of overlapping is taught and used now.
- In order to provide a sense of depth on a two-dimensional display, the system generates two separate images, one for the right eye and one for the left.
- Picasso is not interested in describing tone, depth, or form.
- But along with such enduring classics, subtle patterns are being used to add depth and dimension.
- While the image does have some minor degree of over enhancement in spots, it is, overall, a solid picture full of depth and detail.
- The landscape background applied the effect of aerial perspective to create depth.
- The sharp, crisp brushwork for which he is known conveys a sense of depth, shadow and light and pattern and texture.
- Showy but not slick, the work has a new painterly depth and dimension that take it beyond the surface.
- She explained to her guests that she put the spots of paint over the top of her framed images in order to create an illusion of depth and dimension.
- And instead of adding depth to the work, the pattern appears merely decorative, like wallpaper.
- John himself hand-colors or antiques the enlarged picture, adding beauty, dimension and depth.
- With so many majestic shots and brilliant cinematography, I wanted more depth and dimensionality from the transfer.
- The intensity of colour tones, from light to shade and then dark gives depth and added dimension to the picture.
- But the town scene was placed in the foreground to achieve a strong decorative effect and to add depth to the picture.
- As a result, one is free to contemplate the pure painterly richness and depth of each work.
- No matter what method is used, paint can be applied to the finished product to mimic the brushstrokes of the original work and enhance the visual depth of the transfer.
- He has lavished colours on his canvases, but has blended hues subtly in an attempt to give a new dimension and depth to the works.
- A light gray deepens to a gleaming anthracite, giving volume and depth to the image.
2.1(of emotion)profundidad feminine
- I am in the depths of despair and everyone around me is laughing and smiling.
- His rare lyrical quality bears emotional depth without sickly sweetness, and sly humour without jokey or ironic irritants.
- The big battles, astonishingly, feel flat and the whole movie lacks emotional depth.
- The group wanted to meet managers to make clear the depth of their feelings.
- He takes us on an emotional roller coaster, but does not explore much depth of feelings or insight.
- Get out on a Sunday morning and watch what's going on around you before you sink further into the depths of despair.
- If more of us could demonstrate the same depth of compassion and understanding, we would be better equipped to help those vulnerable to heroin's promise of a quick fix.
- When she arrived in South Africa she had no inkling of the depths of despair about to unfold before her eyes.
- However, after the heights of ecstasy, the depths of despair soon followed.
- He was in the depths of despair and he felt he had been pushed too far.
- The guitar and bass gave the sound real mod attitude, while the backing vocals added as much soul as the keyboards offered depth and quality to the experience.
- But the emotional, sensual depth and quality of the film truly distinguishes it from the pack.
- If being a father was such a noble business then why was it that he so often seemed in the depths of despair about his parental role?
- However, as dark films go, this one lacked the depth of despair and pathos usually achieved.
- He was in the depths of despair following allegations of rape and sexual assault and tabloid tales of cocaine abuse.
- The magnitude and range of this early work was remarkable, as was its depth and quality.
- Theo was in the depths of despair as it was ten years to the day that his beautiful wife died, somewhat mysteriously.
- He is a man who has a very successful record in real estate, but he is also a man who has experienced the depths of despair.
- They are frivolous and shallow, lacking emotional depth and attracted only to the superficial.
- Your hand lifts us from the depths of despair, the depths of apathy and depression, and the depths of fear.
- Little more than a year ago he was in the depths of despair, but yesterday he put it all behind him with a wonderful victory over his rival.
- That his pleasantness has survived the depths of despair and frustration says much for his sweet nature.
- Why are our professionals still leaving, our services still deteriorating, and our young people in the depths of despair?
- The music here is rooted in this particular religion: this accounts for its warmth, depth and subtly uplifting quality.
- But reading the book provides a greater depth of sympathetic understanding.
- His light, endearing style simply isn't right when it comes to the depths of despair and the relentless pain of a life no longer felt to be worth living.
- Looking back on the progress we've made these last few years, it is hard to remember that it all began in the depths of despair.
- And my favourite unsung big budget film is ‘Unbreakable’, which I love for its understated quality and the depth of its silences.
- He vividly traced Bartók's musical journey from the depths of despair to a reaffirmation of the human spirit!
- He chooses his roles, he says, based on the quality, depth and intelligence of the script.
- The sad tale of a madman's decent to the depths of despair hardly provided the most upbeat ending to the festival but created a stir in the audience.
- ‘We were promised Utopia and we are in the depths of despair,’ said one governor.
- We always had a connection with intense depth to it.
- The less tangible aspects such as trust and the quality and depth of relationships are almost impossible to measure.
- The frustration of her dreams being continually thwarted throws her further into the depths of despair.
- It's taken me to the dizzy heights of success one day only to drag me down to the depths of despair the next.
2.2(of knowledge, understanding)profundidad feminineher criticism displays depth of thought — su crítica revela un razonamiento muy profundo
- Members of any profession require wide knowledge and depth of experience the relevance of some of which might not have been obvious at the time of learning.
- Nevertheless, he persevered and is highly regarded for the breadth and depth of his literary knowledge.
- They have been chosen for their depth of knowledge across a variety of musical genres.
- It is a lively, thriving collection of diverse women whose depth of knowledge and experience never fails to amaze me, but who are kind and supportive and above all very practical.
- I had first hand experience of the breadth and depth of his knowledge.
- It deserves full marks for its courage, depth of knowledge and research.
- These reviews were masterly not only in terms of style but depth of musical knowledge.
- The depth of knowledge required to follow the implications and consequences of such broad and far reaching policies is intimidating.
- His professionalism, depth of knowledge, and kindness made him an inspiration to amateurs and professionals alike.
- This depth of study, however, is beyond the scope of the present paper and will but be touched upon.
- The passion and depth of knowledge is really quite staggering.
- Even the most knowledgeable homeowner lacks the training and depth of knowledge that only a professional home inspector provides.
- I have the chance to study it in great depth and to experience things in their original context as much as is possible in modern times.
- Critics have poked holes in her arguments, alleging that her renowned depth of knowledge is shockingly shallow.
- The expertise of physicians and psychologists in their respective fields is not always matched by their depth of knowledge of ethics.
- Questions were asked about the quantity and depth of repertoire studied.
- Mike should be congratulated on his detailed research, and depth of knowledge and compelling style of presentation.
- The historical depth of this study enriches our understanding of a region undergoing religious transition.
- And it represented a great spirit, energy and depth of collective knowledge.
- It would also be a good time to pay tribute to him, for his insight, industry and great depth of knowledge.
2.3feminine profundidadfeminine intensidad
3.1(deepest part)in the depths of the ocean/forest — en las profundidades del océano/la espesura del bosque
- in the depths of winter/night — en lo más crudo del invierno/lo más profundo de la noche
3.2(of misery, depravity)even in the depths of despair … — aún en lo más hondo de su desesperación …
- he has sunk to such depths that … — ha caído tan bajo que …
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