In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- He stuffed Marisa's bikini top into his hip pocket and continued forward.
- Best of all, the Hipster PDA fits into your hip pocket and costs practically nothing to purchase and maintain.
- She stood up to leave, but felt Normrak grab her hip pocket, holding her there and he refused to release her.
- But the day is coming when the card will be linked to the Air Force member in more ways than just carried in the hip pocket.
- It's nice to be in each other's hip pockets all the way through, instead of just walking past each other amidst a cast of thousands.
- We'll hurt them at the hip pocket because no-one will see their ads!
- A lizard ran up his pants but he captured it right next to his hip pocket.
- Even in summer, stuff lightweight gloves into a hip pocket.
- Reaching the others, he dug into his hip pocket.
- Pulling his watch out of his hip pocket, he glanced at it.
- As the cars rocketed out of turn 4 Schroeder brought the field to the green and down into turn 1 with George right on his hip pocket.
- Selfish by nature, nothing makes people change their ways like hitting their hip pockets with fines, charges and financial incentives.
- Ellie sat on a nearby treestump, and from her hip pocket removed a swiped flask of blue wine from the Aluminum Falcon.
- Never has the hip pocket nerve twitched so violently.
- With trousers and skirts the label is commonly on the waistband and/or the hip pockets.
- He walked in the house one evening and pulled it from his hip pocket saying, ‘Do you want this?’
- John searched his left hip pocket, and pulled out a small card.
- ‘Okay, that's it,’ Jeremiah said, stepping back and wiping his hands on a rag he had tucked in the hip pocket of his jeans.
- She lifted her chin defiantly, shoving her hands into the hip pockets of her jeans.
- ‘So what's your master plan ’, Steve asked, pulling out a cleaning cloth from his hip pocket, and began to clean the lens on the scope.
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