In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person) hastiado(person) hartoto tempt even the most jaded palate — para tentar hasta a los que ya están hartos de todo
- their performance had a jaded air about it — su interpretación dejó traslucir su cansancio
- The account reminds the reader that even a smirking, jaded loafer can be profoundly affected by tragedy.
- We all feel jaded and long for time to escape and revitalise. I'm consoled with the thought of leaving.
- Spectacle is the best word to describe the show; as it would enthuse the most jaded sybarite.
- It's no great shakes when an old guy feels a bit tired and jaded, and unable to function as a poet for a while.
- The fireworks may awaken the increasingly jaded viewer from his slumbers but invariably fail to unpick a single assumption.
- He is a jaded actor, past his prime and shooting an absurd commercial for Suntori Whiskey, for which he despises himself.
- If you live for your online friends, you're never going to live in the real world and that will leave you jaded and unhappy.
- In the meantime, what does the man forever jaded against television have to look forward to?
- Can anyone reassure me I'm being unpleasantly jaded and cynical… or has it crossed other minds?
- She is restless, seriously jaded and weary of the word processor.
- His World Cup exertions have perhaps left him more mentally jaded than straining physically.
- The proper parents of today's jaded kids have their own problems with the circus.
- I left the theatre, not raging at a failed masterpiece, but merely feeling a little jaded and nonplussed.
- Honestly, if you're too jaded to enjoy being a rock star, you're just too jaded to live.
- While at first glance brittle Callie is a somewhat tired stereotype of the jaded New Yorker, she's easy to warm up to.
- But I think even the most jaded among us will be impressed with what Andree Cazabon has done.
- I confess to have become so jaded as to find the practice rather tedious.
- Now, he says, we are all so jaded that we are almost unshockable.
- I am so jaded by the whole process that I assume that things will basically work exactly the same as before, with a load of new acronyms.
- Mirrors reflect burnished silver candelabras, enhancing the pleasure of jaded diners who've tasted it all.
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