In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1inicuo formalinjustoit's iniquitous the prices they charge these days — es una barbaridad lo que cobran hoy en día
- That vote hobbled him, on Thursday night as throughout this campaign, from crystallizing public unease about this iniquitous and illegal war.
- The very idea that he would leak stories to her is preposterous, outrageous, possibly blasphemous and undoubtedly iniquitous.
- On the contrary, precisely because they are iniquitous the Church makes an urgent call for freedom of conscience and the duty to oppose.
- It is always the story of those upholding higher human virtues locked in battle against the wicked and the iniquitous.
- The new dispensation distributed patronage through hierarchical relationships and emphasized iniquitous patron-client alliances over horizontal affinity based on shared heritage and culture.
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