In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(body/stomach) fofo(body/stomach) bofo Mexico informal(muscle) flojo(muscle) blandoshe's very flabby — está muy fofa
- He gestured to her stomach and flabby arms before folding his own arms.
- You hardly need reminding that a hardcore physique complete with ripped abs is likely to be much more attractive than a flabby body weighed down by its own fat.
- Still, for people to be so interested in you that your cellulite, bad-hair days and flabby stomach become a topic of conversation is affirmation of a sort.
- I have a flabby stomach and I tried situps but it's not working.
- I had bulging thighs and a flabby stomach, and if anyone tried to acknowledge my eating habits, I would strike so fast, without wondering if they meant anything by it or not.
- Besides, it improves general body shape - no one wants a flabby stomach in the summer!
- The aging body also starts getting flabby so exercises are vital.
- She laughed at herself, pinching her flabby stomach.
- I said that she had muscular arms but a flabby stomach.
- In a moment he lay there naked, his white and flabby body shaking despite the heat.
- As time goes on, his body grows muscular and thick, no longer flabby or soft.
- Inside that flabby body is a warm, sensitive, intelligent person screaming to be given a chance.
- Her body, big and flabby, jiggled as she shoved herself through the open door way and closed the oak door behind her.
- He was so glad that he didn't have a flabby stomach.
- As I look at my flabby body and my wasted muscles it is truly amazing that it managed to run 26.2 miles just 52 weeks ago.
- Our bodies had become soft and flabby from lack of work and our souls were damaged far beyond repair.
- Five minutes a day of abdominal exercise will tone a flabby stomach.
- A couple of older women, their full cups of beer held by their teeth, were just clapping away, some of the beer splashing out as their heads bobbed in time with their flabby arms.
- He lost so much fat that he was able to transform his flabby body into a shredded physique complete with ripped abs!
- I cannot understand how I let silly things bother me before, like a flabby stomach.
2(argument/prose) endeble(argument/prose) flojo
- You drop in a reference, maybe, to a more famous band, mention how they're so damn flabby and weak compared to this fantastic fantastic new thing.
- But there's a huge advantage in being a private company, as long as we use that wisely and don't become flabby or soft in the way we approach the business.
- What did happen was that the unions got flabby and weak.
- Trilling was concerned that, with such a dearth of intellectual challenge, liberalism would become soft, complacent, flabby.
- The bloated, flabby, obfuscatory writing, strewn across multiple opinions has wearied readers for two decades.
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