In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1haragán masculineharagana feminineflojo masculine informalfloja feminine informalescaqueador masculine Spain informalescaqueadora feminine Spain informalcapeador masculine Chile informalcapeadora feminine Chile informal
- This was a flight for way-ward pilots, drunks, and general goof-offs.
- Ryan, Meg assessed, was caring, compassionate, and a bit of a goof-off, especially when around his coconspirator, Jay.
- I know I've been a goof-off in the past, but you really mean a lot to me.
- I Should Be Working is devoted to ‘slackers, goof-offs, procrastinators, loafers, ‘long lunchers’, and web addicted employees worldwide.’
- Along the way we meet other prisoners that are wacky, tough guys or goof-offs.
- She didn't tolerate goof-offs and encouraged talent, creativity.
- And the nice thing's he's such a dissembling goof-off that nobody ever suspects he'd do any of the things he winds up doing.
- Ms. Brophy, in one week, has earned the reputation amongst the science department of being able to tame even the wildest goof-offs in school.
- It's an unending, escalating arms race between the control freaks and the goof-offs.
- Murphy still has the friendly, boyish manner of a longtime goof-off.
- As he bounced from school to school, the perpetual new kid developed into a serious goof-off.
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