In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1informal(furious)furiosofuribundo informalto be livid with sb — estar furibundo con algn informal
- My buddy told me that Abe was livid with anger, but he hid it, and continued to talk to Barney as though nothing untoward had been said!
- A quiet street was left resembling a scrapyard after an irate motorist, apparently livid at not finding a parking spot outside his house, went berserk and smashed up all the cars on the street.
- Both were angry, more livid than she could imagine.
- I am incensed, I am livid, I am wide awake at 3.20 in the morning Thursday writing this email.
- He looks livid, however, and I'm dreading the angry shouting that I'll probably get to look forward to later tonight.
- Aides say he was fuming, so livid that he almost refused to come out to talk to the crowd.
- He was livid, cross with himself, and frustrated.
- I was livid with anger; desperately trying to maintain my composure in the face of blatant bigotry, and extreme ignorance on the verge of stupidity.
- After I left the office, I was livid with anger, and would have shoved anyone's head down a toilet if they had as much as said a word to me.
- And I am enraged, horrified, livid that someone would doubt this.
- Her eyes grew livid with anger and she reached for the phone.
- He was absolutely livid, fuming at the station staff who couldn't advise him when his next train would be.
- It remains a solitary recorded example of coffee-table trip-hop fans erupting in a livid wave of anger - the musical equivalent of assistant librarians rioting.
- It's a saying that makes women livid with frustration and anger at the unfairness of life, while men can remain smugly secure in their bald spot.
- I was infuriated at being restrained like this, and absolutely livid that they had taken Gabriel away… maybe even killed him.
- The parlor doors burst open, and Ashton strode inside, looking livid with anger.
- Ryder was seriously moving past furious to livid.
- He was livid, furious at his father and his anger grew with every tear his mother shed.
- Alex was livid, visibly shaking with anger and terror.
- Joyce isn't speaking with ‘sly humour’ but with livid anger that a tradesman is delaying his book's publication.
- The recoil brought the barrel upwards and it smacked into her face, leaving a livid bruise.
- Although the application of a cold wet cloth to the injured area may keep the bruise from becoming too livid, the bruise should disappear by itself in 10 to 14 days.
- There was a fresh livid purple bruise under his ear, as though he'd been in a fight.
- My eyes flashed past Nathan picturesque face and caught a figure in black that stood out plainly in the mass of livid colors.
- Off to the Charity Ball is a firm favourite, with its livid pastels against bright white, the skulking figures throwing dark, tactile shadows onto the projecting shelf below.
- Dark marks ringed the boy's bony wrist, livid against pale flesh.
- A female teaching colleague once showed me her legs, arms and torso covered in livid bruises.
- His body in livid bruises is depicted against the background of Poland's national flag.
- There was a large and livid bruise on the left side of her face, where he had hit her, and a cut on the opposite cheek, which he hadn't seen before, where she had hit the floor.
- He had a livid bruise on his cheek, which was swooned over by many admirers.
- Among them, nevertheless, are children still in wheelchairs, adults with crutches, a solicitous woman whose face and arms are speckled still with the dark, livid marks left by flying glass.
- There were livid bruises on his shoulder, and chest, he was unshaven, and his hair uncombed.
- A livid scar stood out against the chestnut skin from his left cheek down to his chin.
- There's been a colour-shift giving them a rather livid hue as if they had all been bruised in a fight for survival.
- They were also concerned that Mrs Holland had a livid bruise on her jaw and had lost a tooth as a result of an assault the previous week.
- The colours come straight from the furnace: ochre, livid purple and charcoal, culminating in the fierce heat of dusk when the dying sun sets fire to the ridgetops.
- It was a livid blue colour although sometimes it melded through a shocking purple into a bright red.
- Her skin was still pale with the exception of the livid bruises that dotted her body.
- She stroked her long brown hair, making sure it covered the livid bruise on her cheek.
2.2(white)(face) lívidolivid pallor — lividez feminine
2.3(reddish)lívidoshe was livid with rage — estaba lívida de rabia
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