In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(nag)rezongón masculinerezongona feminine
- Can you imagine that dainty, fussbudget of a milquetoast Astaire as a sailor?
- Incredible as it may sound, even a notorious fussbudget like myself couldn't stay mad at the island.
- He is like a fussbudget.
- Dickie Bird could be a most irritating fussbudget.
- The fussbudget character C3PO, from the Star Wars movies, is a perfect example.
- Croce struck him as a fussbudget and intruded into what Coskey considered his domain.
2(worrier)maniático masculinemaniática femininemañoso masculine Latin Americamañsa feminine Latin Americadon't be such a fussbudget — no te preocupes tanto por todo
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