In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(nightclub)discoteca femininedisco feminine informal
- The law which came into force on June 24 is seeing owners of not just cabarets but also lounge bars, restaurants and discotheques struggling to meet stringent licensing conditions.
- Monday night and there he was, at the discotheque watching the teenagers dancing to the music.
- The nation's 14 million smokers braced Friday for a new law which comes into force Monday banning them from smoking in public places including bars, restaurants, discotheques and offices.
- Nightspots seem to be the police's main target, apparently based on their assumption that most drug-related crimes take place in nightclubs, discotheques and such.
- It could well become a tourist attraction in itself, as the city residents get bored with amusement parks, discotheques, shopping malls and hotels with familiar decor.
- These will ban the carrying of firearms in restaurants, clubs, discotheques and pubs between 10 pm and 6 am.
- The village itself has two guarded beaches, many small family hotels, clubs, bars, restaurants and discotheques, currency change bureaus and regular public bus transport and taxis.
- People frequently meet partners at school, university, or at work, although discotheques and clubs in the cities have become popular meeting places.
- During the past quarter-century, bars, discotheques and theaters sprouted all over Baghdad.
- The organisers have also arranged a lucky draw with prizes like tickets to movies, amusement parks and discotheques.
- It has a restaurant, a bar, a sandy swimming pool and, on some nights, a discotheque.
- Cities are littered with singles clubs and discotheques that aim to pair people up, even if it's just for a one-night stand.
- ‘No matter what good product you do, it is the marketing effort that matters ultimately,’ says the singer, who is slated to perform live in many city discotheques for the promotion of her new album.
- They were ‘employed’ through intermediaries and announcements in clubs, bars and discotheques seeking people with computer literacy and good English.
- In the city, young people go to discotheques and other dance events on weekends.
- The two make regular visits to schools and discotheques, and also put on street performances.
- Dancing halls, discotheques, beauty parlors and Internet bars are places that engage in the ‘beauty economy.’
- The noise and music from the bars, the restaurants and the discotheques gets all mixed up to produce an indescribable cacophony of sounds which carries on until the wee hours of the night and hardly lets anyone sleep.
- For music and dance freaks, the in-house discotheque offers a diversion.
- The trend here is to convert hotel coffee shops into weekend discotheques.
2British(party, dance)baile masculine
3(type of music)música disco feminine(record/beat) de música discodisco music — música disco feminine
- As for music, Bristol's hippest DJs are all here - spinning soul, funk, hip-hop, jazz and disco.
- Like most of the disco, hip swinging, love songs that populate the album these are especially polished and crisply produced.
- Hip-hop, trance music, disco, and house quickly became an obsession for her.
- In attempting to appeal to a wider audience he has opted for a lightweight disco and soft pop-soul vocabulary, watering down the impact of what was once one of soul music's most distinctive voices.
- The group mixed garage, disco, punk, new wave, and metal and chucked the result into our faces with deliberately dumb lyrics.
- Fans of the band won't be surprised at the glossy fusion of house, disco and jazz; however their crystalline production value and song writing have been cranked up a gear.
- As disco went back underground at the beginning of the '80s, it went through a bit of a stylistic makeover.
- He navigates through that abyss that few artists dare to explore, culling from the far reaches of jazz, lounge, disco, and even classical music.
- The 18 tracks of psychedelic pop, disco grooves and film snips may be a patchwork quilt of musical oddities, but one that is seamless.
- In 1996 he released a long player that shocked his tecchier fans by encompassing not just techno and house but also disco, electro and more than a dash of orchestral drama.
- The work's equally edgy score incorporates techno, disco, and house music.
- Then again it is this interplay between classic rock riffs and disco beats that make some of these songs timeless classics.
- The group scored the first major reggae, rock / disco and hip-hop hits.
- At such times, electronic music presents a singularly cold shoulder, disco is too upbeat, jazz too knotty, new wave too garrulous.
- Make no mistake about it - this is not an electronica album, or even a house album - it's disco.
- That track laid the foundations for future success, exemplifying their ability to fuse jazz and funk with disco elements.
- The song sounds like a fleet of androids racing and screaming toward the future, underpinned by a churning disco beat.
- Taking the best parts of electro, techno and disco, he composes on the fly and makes instantly catchy and melodic dance tracks.
- It is a dirty disco tune with an anthemic rock chorus.
- The idea of disco infused hardcore doesn't exactly reek of intrepid musical exploration.
4(style of dancing)baile disco masculinebaile de discoteca masculine
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