In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(demote)(employee/hotel) bajar de categoría
- Moments ago, in fact, we just told you it was downgraded to a tropical storm.
- By upgrading the importance of other factors he downgraded the importance of economic growth in the development process.
- Over the course of development, that number was downgraded to roughly 1,300 spots.
- Fears are growing in Limerick this week that cancer services at the Regional Hospital could be downgraded.
- Five years ago Selby police station's cells were downgraded due to cutbacks, and prisoners could only spend six hours there.
- Campaigners fighting to maintain services at the hospital took this as a sign the hospital would not be downgraded.
- Having downgraded the news section two years ago, he now feels that ‘frankly there should be more news’.
- Their concern is that the quality of service will be downgraded if the proposals are implemented.
- But the report has stopped short of recommending which hospitals will be downgraded.
- Although the weather system was downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm as it passed over land it brought more than a foot of rain to some areas.
- In my life on the internet I had just downgraded the firewall from a minor nuisance to virtual non-existent.
- After downgrading its own forecasts, profits are expected to fall in 2001.
- Even when cannabis is downgraded from a Class B to a Class C drug next year, her relative could still face charges for buying the drug.
- Boots' shares were downgraded by British analysts following disappointing second quarter results last week.
- However, under this legislation we have downgraded safety to the same level as sustainability.
- Apart from the ease of apparently authentic numbering, holograms have been globally downgraded as a protection.
- Evacuees were not paying council tax and some bandings had been downgraded, reducing the amount of rates collected.
- It would also make investment less viable, a beautiful place would be downgraded and there would be health risks.
- Its British broker, downgraded their rating on the company to neutral from buy yesterday morning.
- They downgraded the match from an international to a challenge.
2(reduce)reducirwe must not downgrade the importance of his contribution — no debemos restar importancia a su aportación
1bajada femininea downgrade of 1 in 40 — una pendiente del 2,5%
- to be on the downgrade — ir de mal en peor
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