In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(generosity)generosidad femininelargueza feminineesplendidez feminine
- In the UK, with our more traditional culture of charity and state largesse, time banks have taken a while to establish.
- Thus, it turns out that the declaration of ‘independence’ is dependent upon largesse from the oil conglomerates.
- Perhaps they expect to benefit directly from his largesse.
- You know the big lavish parties with corporate largesse paying a lot of money.
- Although he has no children of his own to inherit his fortune, he does have five nieces and nephews, all of whom benefit from his largesse from time to time.
- I heard it too and it's not just coppers who are benefitting from this secret largesse, but politicians as well.
- But a select group of eight York bigwigs have selflessly enjoyed Buckingham Palace largesse on our behalf.
- He was quite happy, in fact, to rely upon US training and largesse less than twenty years ago.
- This incredible Federal Reserve largesse did not go unnoticed by the leveraged speculating community.
- Having benefitted immensely from her largesse, they cannot believe that the ‘daughter of the soil’ is no more.
- Beneficiaries of her largesse have included the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and the Vancouver Art Gallery.
- The GFT has been one of the beneficiaries of business largesse in the last year.
- As beneficiaries of government largesse, these individuals have somehow hijacked the American Dream.
- Orange County was a prime beneficiary of Cold War largesse, and the enemy in Washington was their prime economic supplier.
- So the developing countries, the main beneficiaries of US largesse, are digging in against other UN reforms unless they get the extra cash.
- Theatre, music, dance, the visual arts - all would benefit from this largesse.
- In reality, of the legions of aspiring writers, directors and producers, only the tiniest minority have benefited from Lottery largesse.
- So wouldn't it be better to live in Scotland and benefit from such largesse rather than live in England and have to pay for it?
- But it remains to be seen whether Bank of Scotland account holders will also benefit from such largesse.
- The problem with affirmative action, it seems, is that it is dependent upon the largesse and consent of those who have no stake.
- This may be because the PLP may use this fund as a mechanism for handing our largesse to their friends.
- This conjures up the image of Pentagon suits running around with briefcases full of cash, dispensing taxpayer largesse to anyone who asks for it.
- The distribution of National Lottery largesse is a complicated matter.
- Unlike so many diplomats and corporate heads who have a duty to be seen to be distributing largesse in impoverished rural areas, Grant was more than merely visible at events.
- We have managed the Government's finances so well that he has opined that the low debt is crazy, and that National would borrow to dispense largesse to some of its mates.
- Of course, I had never seen a weighted, jangling, belly-swollen giant flop down a chimney and gaily dispense his largesse under a Christmas tree.
- We have a fairly patrician government that in the past handed out largesse that kept us going.
- There is no longer a bottomless pit from which largesse can be dispensed.
- Unfortunately, he said, this government was more interested in distribution of largesse on the basis of patronage.
- This largesse is heaped upon them by the car company PRs in the hope of keeping the journos on side and writing nice things.
- You liked new engines, but management was scrupulous in its distribution of such largesse and your share was minute.
- ‘All our neighbours have a share of this largesse and many at present are looking for a second bite of the cherry,’ she added.
- Politicians are elected, power is wielded, contracts are awarded, and government largess is handed out on the basis of tribal affiliations.
- Since then, governments have been nothing less than ingenious in creating ways to bestow largesse on the business world.
- Instead, they risked being upended by the many people who have felt for some years that there is a lot of largesse sloshing around the nation which has not come their way.
- Thou shalt be generous, and give largesse to everyone.
- Can no longer function except to distribute billions of taxpayer largesse to politically connected corporations?
- In retrospect, Australia's flourishing multiculturalism was built on a fragile base: a booming economy with a wide distribution of its largesse.
- If they dispense largesse for any other reason, they are literally wasting the money of their shareholders.
- Where does the FIH get money to distribute such largesse?
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