In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(attitude/person/comment) desconsideradoit was very inconsiderate of her — fue una gran falta de consideración de su parte
- to be inconsiderate of sb/sth — no tener consideración para con algn/algo
- This is seen to be inconsiderate and to some staff/guests, rude.
- In the fight against apathy, inconsiderate behaviour and disrespect, let's try to remember manners don't cost a thing.
- It was very rude and inconsiderate to assume such a thing about a person's parent.
- Residents in the area are also annoyed at the disruption being caused by what they consider to be inconsiderate motorists.
- On weekends you will also find that there are uncaring and inconsiderate drivers who do not observe speed limits and rules of the road.
- It's truly incredible how inconsiderate some people can be.
- An evil inconsiderate action for which I was immediately admonished by everyone in my family.
- I think it's rude and it's inconsiderate - especially if you're meeting in a public place.
- It seems very uncaring and inconsiderate when you think how upsetting this whole thing is for the teachers and children.
- Why does Matt treat me like this uncaring inconsiderate soul all the time?
- Stealing a coat during the coldest weather in local history is as inconsiderate as it gets, even if you were drunk!
- People are so inconsiderate, especially on Friday evenings.
- Brighton has the shops and the crowds, but not the hassle of impolite, inconsiderate and downright ignorant London shoppers.
- Also, there are inconsiderate golfers who tend to walk ahead or pass by others immediately after executing their shot.
- Play the songs so loud that it is inconsiderate to my neighbours.
- Most of these accidents are caused by inconsiderate, selfish people who don't even insure their cars, and we are left to pay the bill.
- As though you really are the most inconsiderate people to ever live in the rental across from my home.
- They argue much of what we believe to be left-overs from inconsiderate chewers are lichens, the most primitive form of plant life.
- What inconsiderate idiot designed this standard resume form, anyhow?
- No one thought that was very funny, if anything it was immature and inconsiderate.
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