In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(color)caqui masculinekaki masculine
- Men in khaki did not complain about the scorching sun or the mirthful crowd.
- His all-time favourite was a little World War One khaki cloth package containing picture postcards.
- They walked into town wearing khaki uniforms, each had a bold colour patch on his back to identify his status.
- The temperament of men in khaki differs dramatically from state to state.
- No longer in khaki uniform, he is now working from home, in an effort to appear impartial.
- Only men in khaki - posted at the intersections on the route - are there to suggest that all is not well.
- Smartly turned out in khaki uniform, the women kept pace with their male counterparts.
- Jack charged into St Andrew's House at 7am wearing a khaki jacket and a military hard-hat.
- Due to a shortage of police uniforms, they wore a mixture of military khaki and dark police green.
- We had khaki overalls but when we finished our shift, we were covered from head to toe in white dust.
- The jacket is manufactured from wool and has khaki cloth patches on the elbows.
- They always used to issue us with khaki overalls and leather gloves.
- For a while, in those early days, Bolton seemed like a garrison town, the streets full of men in khaki.
- He slid the handgun into the waistband of his khaki pants and he turned and walked once more across the room to an elevator.
- His was in drab khaki, like that supplied to the military.
- He was hooked nonetheless, and the cloth was abandoned for khaki.
- Day in and day out the men in khaki lay down their lives for the call of duty.
- The bauxite in the soil gives the ground a distinct red colour and you cannot avoid covering your khaki boots in the red dust.
- This mixture gave them the appearance of being in khaki and dark police uniform.
- Much to the amusement of the car driver, the man in khaki fished out a couple of hundred rupee notes towards compensation.
US(trousers)pantalones caqui masculinepantalones de soldado masculinehe was still in khakis when we met — todavía era soldado cuando nos conocimos
- The chairman wore his now trademark open-necked blue shirt, blue blazer and khakis.
- I could tell by looking at him that he also had muscles under his tee shirt and khakis.
- She opened it to find Tyler on the doorstep, dressed in khakis and a yellow polo shirt.
- He was casually dressed in a blue sweater over a dress shirt and khakis.
- It's definitely acceptable to wear loafers without socks when wearing khakis.
- It was wonderfully sunny earlier and many people were tempted outside in khakis and cropped trousers.
- Every woman loves a man in his khakis and every man will love how easy these are to match.
- They're considered a tad dressier than khakis or jeans, but remember that they are not formal in any way.
- From the back, he looked normal enough with a polo shirt, khakis, and a wedding ring.
- It is also important to have several pairs of khakis, in black, brown, dark blue and beige.
- Branson never wears a suit and tie; he prefers old jeans or khakis with sports shirts.
- I normally wear them to the gym but I also put them on with jeans, khakis, or cargos for a casual weekend look.
- Your new cardigan can be worn over a T-shirt with jeans, corduroy pants or khakis.
- He looked to be in his forties, dressed in a collared polo shirt and khakis.
- He prefers wearing khakis and sweaters to wearing pinstripes and suspenders.
- I would go with two pairs of tan khakis, you want to have an extra pair in case you spill something on one of them.
- I was surprised to see a young man, wearing khakis and a white polo shirt, standing there smiling at me.
- You can dress it up with khakis and a dress shirt, or just toss it over some jeans and a hoodie.
- They look great with khakis, jeans or even dressier pants for dinner or dancing.
- We went up to my room, and I changed into a polo shirt and khakis.
1(invariable adjective) caqui(invariable adjective) kaki
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