In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(character) muy real(character) verosímil(waxwork) que parece vivo(waxwork) verosímil(situation) verosímil
- On the plus side, fleshtones are rather pleasant, appearing lifelike and natural.
- The high definition signal represents images that are as crystal clear and lifelike as possible.
- In a week's time, he turned two large pieces of wood into detailed, lifelike recreations based on a photo.
- It's a very accurate and lifelike representation, and it belies its shoestring budget.
- Contrast is especially strong and colors are lifelike and natural looking.
- The greens of the lawns and the grays of the stone walls were vivid and lifelike.
- The figures are always startlingly lifelike, yet never precisely to scale and always altered in some way.
- Eyes, animated by carefully placed lashes and highlights, are convincingly lifelike.
- It's all a natural progression for the character to be more lifelike and to have a level of understanding of her environment.
- If an android become too realistic and lifelike, suddenly people were repelled and disgusted.
- Another act of remembrance was the commissioning of detailed, lifelike, and convincing portraits of their ancestors.
- He seems mostly to be running (he was one of the most hunted) and his curved horns are often detailed with lifelike ribbing.
- Every day when he is not landscaping gardens for the island's wealthy, he fashions lifelike works of art much to the curiosity of admiring visitors.
- The characters aren't very lifelike and the game is beginning to drag.
- The roses were carved to such lifelike details; the thorns seemed as if they could draw blood.
- The arm, now on display at the Museum of London, is lifelike with realistic knuckles, veins and fingernails.
- Walpole inaugurated the tradition in the hope that the lifelike solidity of realism might be reconciled with the imaginative range of romance.
- The paintings, done with a mixture of animal fat, ochre and blood, are of people and animals, about five inches tall and extremely lifelike.
- I don't want to speak for him, but I do believe that in a way he feels like that's not necessarily a lifelike thing.
- Blacks are deep, with no sign of breakup or shimmer, and skin tones are both natural and lifelike.
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