In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1informal(lovely)(film-star/girl) precioso(film-star/girl) guapísimo(dress/outfit) precioso(outfit/dress) divinoas form of address hello, gorgeous — ¡hola, preciosa / guapa!
- There are palm trees and the weather is gorgeous all the time and it's really quite an idyllic spot.
- You could say that I can see the appeal, the attraction of, a gorgeous pair of heels.
- Have figured out how to make really gorgeous pizza; something that had evaded me until recently.
- A gorgeous deep golden colour on the flanks blends with a dark green tinge to the back.
- Meanwhile we have redesigned our website, and pretty gorgeous it looks too.
- He gave me a cut that's easy to maintain and he did the colour, which is gorgeous.
- The hotel was set on the beach itself, with a beautiful view of the white, white sands and the gorgeous sunset.
- Even the CD cover art, a series of full color photographs of tribal masks, is gorgeous.
- I'd just run a gorgeous bath with bubbles galore, hot water and a divine smell from the bath soak.
- You can give your bathroom an instant update by adding colour with a pile of gorgeous towels.
- The other contestants were absolutely gorgeous and I didn't think I had a chance.
- He was his usual gorgeous and good looking self, carrying his shoulder bag full with books.
- I am a sucker for beauty stuff that smells gorgeous - the more exotic, the better.
- First, she's gorgeous, with the kind of natural good looks that stop traffic.
- I had a gorgeous mushroom soup for starters and then a main course of salmon, with noodles and vegetables.
- The weather is gorgeous, and we are constantly bobbing around in the wakes of larger boats.
- It was a gorgeous bowl of strawberries in a beautiful, gleaming clear glass bowl.
- If he wasn't so sweet and gorgeous and funny she would never have been attracted to him in the first place.
- Another utterly gorgeous morning here, ruined only by the fact that I'd rather not be working.
- He is gorgeous; he has these sexy full lips and gorgeous sparkling blue eyes.
- I was working with cracking people, was happily married, life seemed pretty gorgeous.
- She looked as gorgeous as ever and certainly had every young lad in town gawking with dropped jaws.
- The new designer on Scarlet is a genius and has made the mag look all glossy and sexy and generally even more gorgeous than it was.
- The hero of the day was the bright sunshine and balmy spring weather as the event kicked off under gorgeous sunny skies.
- After a gorgeous cottage pie dinner, we got chance to look at the aquarium and it was looking pretty darn good already.
- It was such a gorgeous day that we had morning coffee on the patio of a friend's house.
- Happily for me, the actor I am working with is gorgeous and lovely and I love him.
- The shop was full of attractive men buying Valentine's cards for their gorgeous women.
- They have an absolutely gorgeous autumn range of food in at the moment.
- It's a lush, sleepy island with gorgeous coves and citrus fruit hanging like jewels from the trees.
- The surface was slightly choppy but otherwise it was a gorgeous English summer's day.
- Then I met the lovely and gorgeous Dan for lunch from his place of work at 3 Park Avenue.
- Not just sunny, but really really warm, like summer warm which was gorgeous.
- She has a gorgeous voice, she writes lovely poetry and this song for me was and still is her best.
- I remember her being on the news when I was still at school and I thought she was a very sexy woman, gorgeous.
2informal(delightful)(trip/weather/day) espléndido(weather/day/trip) estupendo(day/weather/trip) maravilloso
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