In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(very bad)(smell/food/taste) asqueroso(smell/food/taste) repugnantehow disgusting! — ¡qué asco!
- your room is in a disgusting state — tienes la habitación que da asco
- This is the disgusting context in which tomorrow's debate must be set.
- There was something frankly disgusting about the wealth and splendour on display.
- It may yet take a national inquiry to establish the full extent of this disgusting phenomenon.
- Alexia looked at me like I had just said the most vile and disgusting thing about her.
- From time to time, I am simply floored by a disgusting newspaper article.
- Tourists will continue to shun the disgusting stock of hotels that are being constructed.
- Go into a movie and instead of smelling your partners nice perfume you smell the disgusting smells of cigarettes!
- They were both in a disgusting state the last time I walked that way.
- I am appealing to their sense of decency to stop this disgusting greed.
- Imagine, if you can, sharing a small room and lavatory with someone with disgusting personal habits.
- But why should others have to suffer the disgusting smell and the possible health risks?
- I hope you will stick with this inquiry and expose their disgusting operations.
- Why do some people make such a damnably disgusting munching sound when they eat that can be heard miles away?
- We wish to object to the disgusting sight we have to put up with whenever we look out of our window.
- It's a disgusting habit that really mystifies and intrigues me at the same time.
- This disgusting man will only serve four years and then be free to inflict pain and suffering on other women.
- We hope the public will help us to stop this disgusting practice.
- In two of three houses the suspect has raided he has left behind his own disgusting signature by using the properties as a toilet.
- Lee said showing the 1962 war epic was a disgusting and offensive way to mark the emotional trip.
- It was, without exception, one of the most disgusting things I have ever seen.
2(causing outrage)(conduct/attitude) vergonzoso(joke) de mal gusto(joke) asqueroso
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