In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(smile) de complicidadshe gave me a knowing look — me miró dándome a entender que ya lo sabía
- This was received with knowing glances and wry smiles.
- European passengers exchanged knowing smiles, amused or not very, according to taste.
- The trio share knowing smiles, suggesting a sexual familiarity I don't want or need to know about.
- Liam looked at his sister with a knowing smile and winked.
- Bernice emerged from the dressing room and gave me a knowing look.
- Dom and Matt exchanged knowing looks and roguish smiles, and Chris grave an exaggerated groan.
- One man, however, looked on from his seat in the stand with a knowing smile and a warm sense of satisfaction as he reflected on another job well done.
- Jade gave her brother a knowing look and smiled.
- Like most of the vitriol directed their way, they take it with a pinch of salt, a knowing smile and a guarantee they'll have the last laugh.
- She was watching us, observing us, and there was a knowing smile on her elfin face that sent a shiver down my spine.
- His lips curved into a knowing smile though Georgia tried to keep her expression as disinterested as possible.
- Earlier this year, Liz Hurley was snapped walking out of the store swinging a bulging carrier bag and wearing a knowing smile.
- Her knowing smile didn't give away the fact that she hoped one day he would see her as more than her brother's little sister.
- Alana looked in and smiled a little knowing smile and nodded at us.
- But now Draco turned to her with that knowing smile on his lips and his eyes shining brightly.
- Now he was on the couch, a knowing smile slowly spreading across his face.
- Mrs. Wexler walked out and closed the door, a small, knowing smile on her face.
- He gave Andrew a sharp, knowing look.
- Over his shoulder I could see Dan watching me with a knowing smile, and I felt myself turn a darker shade of red.
- Lynn, Michelle and Tatiana broke off their conversation and gave each other knowing looks.
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