In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(stare)mirada feminineshe shot him a glare of anger/defiance — le lanzó una mirada iracunda/desafiante
- She swayed to the music as she sang and groups of boys stared at her and got angry glares from other girls.
- On Friday, for example, we were treated to the full repertoire of stares, glares and sighs, all of which do nothing but make him look a right prat in front of his hosts.
- No, not a death glare; just one of those teasing glares you give your friends, your students and co-workers.
- Many women were giving him strange looks and dirty glares as he started to run.
- During our exchanges there were plenty of glares and stares, and maybe even a couple of opinions shared.
- I didn't much feel like having a miserable evening of Dad being uncomfortable while Mom and me sent angry glares at each other.
- Many were sending and receiving fierce glares.
- The implication grants him another series of angry glares.
- When the speech began, the foreign players shared quizzical glances, which soon turned to angry glares.
- Walking through the halls, I tried to ignore the gasps, whispering, stares, and the glares coming my way.
- Around the room angry glares were thrown at Josh who responded by smiling bashfully and trying to shrink against the window pane behind him.
- My parents nodded again, their looks turning into glares and Debbie started to smile.
- Nine of the ten pilots were sitting around on crates or boxes, talking to each other, shooting glares and dirty looks at the remaining one.
- She usually gave me very solemn, or angry glares.
- They all stared at her with glares on their faces.
- Now, every time you pass her in the hail, she not only stares but glares.
- Both sides were throwing glares and looks of contempt.
- They entered the Council room only a moment later and were instantly greeted by an even number of displeased glares and calm stares.
- His remark was met with various glares and dirty looks.
- At first there were angry glares, but these were soon followed by comments which left him in little doubt that his safety was at risk.
hostil, feroz, de odio etc
2(light)resplandor masculineluz deslumbradora femininethe glare of publicity — las luces / los focos de la publicidad
- For those that must be on, switch to a lower wattage or try low-pressure sodium lights that reduce glare.
- The diffusers provide a unified, decorative look to the ceiling, reducing glare and spreading the light smoothly over a large area.
- English pistols were usually browned to reduce glare and light reflection.
- The instrument faces are coated with electro-chromatic device which regulates glare according to ambient light levels.
- Office arrangement, lighting, resolution and glare from the screen are also important.
- Similarly, an anti-reflection coating can be given to avoid glare from light.
- Light's bleaching glare may saturate the picture plane, obscuring tone, details and minute particulars.
- The site is also relatively long in the east-west direction, so avoiding the sun's glare at dawn and in the late afternoon.
- To reduce glare from laser light, the models were painted black.
- Capping the atrium is a dome, with a glazed section cut at an angle to admit north light and eliminate glare and solar gain.
- Every light inside the ship burst on at full intensity, the bright glare cruelly lighting the snow and lowering skies.
- When nighttime outdoor lights send glare up and out instead of down, they don't just waste energy, they drown out the sky, too.
- We were told that the idea was to absorb light and hence reduce glare.
- Change the monitor location or tilt it to eliminate glare from lights or windows.
- It sees headlight dazzle in its rear view mirror and dims the mirror to avoid glare.
- There's glare from the artificial light, which leads to issues like not being able to see dust and smoke and equipment coming at you.
- If you have too much light or glare, computer screens can be affected and buildings can get too hot.
- These treatments diffuse light but may increase glare as surface brightness is increased.
- The stadium lights glare down coldly as you inhale a deep breath of cold, crisp air.
- The last type of coating is the anti-reflective. It utilizes mental oxides to block reflected light and to reduce glare.
1(stare)to glare at sb — fulminar a algn con la mirada
2(shine)(spotlight/headlights) brillar(spotlight/headlights) relumbrarthe sun glared (down) relentlessly — el sol caía implacable
1to glare defiance/hate at sb — lanzarle miradas desafiantes/de odio a algn
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