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(noisy disruption)alboroto masculinetumulto masculineto cause/create a disturbance — armar/provocar un alboroto
- the aircraft are a continual disturbance — los aviones son una molestia constante
- Try to find a quiet place that has no possibility of disturbance or interruption.
- When it is observed in libraries, the purpose is to ensure peaceful atmosphere so that students can study without any disturbance.
- The proposal would have a detrimental effect on the amenities of neighbouring residents due to noise and disturbance.
- However, he acknowledged that there was a high degree of disturbance for residents due to noise.
- There are often addicts calling at all times of the day and night and a lot of noise disturbance.
- Goliath continued, wanting no disturbance or interruption in his clarification.
- Teenagers who gather there at night are also being blamed by nearby residents for noise and disturbance.
- Freedom from disturbance is the condition that causes human happiness, and this is the ethical goal.
- It is very rare that you encounter its residents, who never cause any fuss or disturbance.
- The proposal to move the vans was to reduce disturbance to residents of the new Kiln Corner housing development.
- They will fine them and make them pay for the fare and deal with any disturbance.
- But at that time the club agreed to close the premises by 11.45 pm, after residents voiced their fears of extra late night noise and disturbance.
- If confronted with a disturbance or disruption, simply cover the cage with the blanket to give the bird a feeling of security.
- The committee received objections from two residents worried about increased traffic and potential disturbance to the resting place of bats.
- During the day I doubt it is a problem, but during quieter night time hours it is likely to cause disturbance to local residents.
- This came after strong protests from West Chiswick residents over extra traffic and disturbance in the area.
- I had expected a degree of disturbance and interruption as I switched over to Retirement Pension from Incapacity Benefit, and still do.
- Youths in Great Horton, Bradford, volunteered to clean up the area after residents complained about noise disturbance and litter.
- The youngsters volunteered to carry the stretcher - with as little disturbance as possible - in very difficult conditions.
- He said: ‘Residents do not need this disturbance and we want to see the travellers move on as soon as possible.’
2(of routine, order)alteración feminine
3(riot)disturbio masculinethere have been several large-scale disturbances in the capital — se han registrado varios disturbios de consideración en la capital
- Charges vary, including unlawful assembly, causing a disturbance, and assaulting and obstructing a police officer.
- After all, we have been accused of causing a public disturbance, disrupting the peace.
- The villagers captured one of the hired gunmen and dragged him off to the police station only to be arrested for causing a disturbance.
- In such environments, the legal price that can be exacted for protest increases commensurate with the disturbance and threat that protest produces.
- Others said police statistics would never reflect the real amount of disturbance because residents did not report everything.
- It argued that, in the absence of the pricing rules, there would be civil disturbances, blockades, and violence.
- In addition, with the more amorphously defined ‘public order’ offences, criteria of what constitutes a disturbance are situationally variable.
- The militia, it seems, managed to quell the disturbance without too much difficulty.
- The people gathered round then debated what ‘damages’ she would have to pay to the community for having caused a disturbance of the peace.
- A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal following a disturbance in the Ferry Inn, Stromness, on Wednesday afternoon.
- Security firms do not have the legal power to deal with disturbances, they cannot physically arrest someone.
- The state defines unlawful assembly as a threat of ‘tumultuous disturbance of the peace.’
- A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said they were called to the disturbance and when they arrived a number of people had already left.
- Further, an unjustifiable disturbance in family life by an arbitrary separation of child and parents would engage Article 8.
- The applicants were involved in a protest which had led to a violent disturbance.
- Four Italian football fans were fined by magistrates after a violent disturbance at Stansted Airport.
- Allegations that her comments caused a disturbance at Bradford Magistrates Court between white and Asian youths proved to be unfounded.
- Both men were charged with causing an unlawful disturbance.
- According to Bulgarian border police, the group had caused a disturbance of the peace and were not fit to enter the country.
- Police detained them for causing a disturbance, although officers took their petition and passed it on.
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