In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The onset is more insidious in brain tumors and the progress to vomiting is gradual.
- Nuclear disc lesions are of gradual or insidious onset, the history may be on and off back pain for weeks and back pain getting worse.
- Silently and stealthily this insidious, progressive disease has taken over.
- An offshoot of ventriloquist journalism, these are one of the more insidious forms of misinformation.
- Their approach tends to be more subtle - and perhaps even more insidious.
- Significantly, even continuous low-level noise can be an insidious stressor.
- The current ubiquity of advertising is certainly one of its most subtle and insidious properties.
- This trade recession will be just as insidious in its effects as any market blowout.
- The obstruction and harassment is subtle but insidious and seriously affects the ability of the aid agencies to do their job.
- The most insidious marketing comes from the baby food companies.
- It need by no means be obvious: it can be insidious and subtle.
- Our sport is rife with that same insidious elitism that has decayed the core of other field sports, which now face the very real prospect of being outlawed.
- There was the slow, insidious change from fresh-faced beauty to freak.
- Slow calibration drift is a subtle and insidious source of unreliable instrument readings.
- Increases in childhood obesity and insidious health problems are, we suspect, linked to an increased consumption of junk food.
- Yet the incursions on free speech can be insidious and imperceptible.
- But what makes this disease insidious is that in most cases it goes undetected until it's too late.
- The more insidious problem that will remain is stacking the ballot paper in a deliberate attempt to increase the informal vote.
- Dyens eventually left France, feeling overwhelmed by what he saw as insidious, unspoken racism.
- The propaganda is so insidious in the Murdoch press you can't even distinguish between news and opinion.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.