In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1deslealtad femininedisloyalty to sb/sth — deslealtad con/a algn/a algo
- It has been a cancer in the Labor Party, this disloyalty.
- As a father himself he finds such disloyalty and betrayal completely unacceptable.
- By your historically unprecedented disloyalty, you have betrayed our trust.
- The death and torture camps, barbaric prisons for political opponents and routine beatings for anyone suspected of disloyalty are well documented.
- The cocaine trade being so lucrative, it encouraged disloyalty and betrayal.
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