In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1masajearshe massaged his neck — le masajeó la nuca
- She closed her eyes and carefully massaged her painfully hard stomach.
- It massages the abdominal muscles, alleviating digestive disorders.
- This involved sitting in a heated seawater bath while jets massaged her body from top to toe.
- You step into the specially designed bath and hundreds of revolving jets or water from nozzles massages the entire body from the feet to the neck.
- Once all were in place, the therapist used other hot stones to massage me all over.
- This treatment involves basking in a warm bath while more than 100 jets massage your body.
- I had a quick shower, and was then back on the table to be covered with piping-hot towels then pummelled, kneaded and massaged all over.
- He started to massage my body and I felt my tension draining away as I started to drift off.
- The sessions are aimed at teaching parents how to massage their babies and share in the magic of loving touch.
- Spend at least 5-10 minutes massaging the entire body and then relax for 5 minutes.
- You'll enjoy the feeling of gently massaging your baby, but miss out her spine and avoid nut-based oils such as almond oil.
- The fingers that were upon my shoulder blades were massaging me at a hard, but gentle pace.
- Then massage the entire body, applying even pressure with the whole hand - palm and fingers.
- She was brought back to reality when the kind hands stopped massaging her.
- Some massage therapists use oils or lotions to reduce friction while massaging your body.
- He revelled in the exquisite pleasure of the warm spray massaging his body.
- Be very careful when massaging anyone with special medical or health issues.
- No oils or lotions are used and the session usually lasts about 20 minutes as only the upper body is massaged.
- The duration of each treatment also varies according to the amount of body surface to be massaged.
- Your entire body may be massaged and your limbs may be stretched and gently shaken.
- Company bosses have felt under pressure to massage figures for ever more spectacular results.
- Market research is all about manipulation - massaging figures to meet your own ends.
- Many companies massage their bottom line earnings per share figures following acquisitions.
- It massages its figures by claiming that the organization has rehabilitated 1,000 schools.
- I am worried though that his rebuttal after the fact contains some massaging, for fear of the ensuing explosion.
- Jones, who massaged facts and refused to face questions, dodged responsibility to the last.
- He said civil servants would have spotted any attempt to try to massage or rig that result.
- Naturally one has to stop short of suggesting that the BBC's figures have been massaged.
- One suspects that at least some of the reason is that the unemployment figures are thereby massaged.
- Firms massaged their profit figures upwards so as to discourage hostile takeover bids.
- I mean, how many people know that examinations have never been an exact science, and that results have always been massaged and fiddled to fit?
- The company wouldn't be attempting to massage its figures by including third-party shipments would it?
- In order to massage the statistics the definition of extremist criminal offences was changed.
- Coming back to the bill itself, I find that the figures have been massaged.
- Crime figures, like any statistics, can be massaged to suit any occasion.
- Instead of spending money on youth centres, welfare and social services, they have cut state expenditure and massaged the figures.
- Did you misread it, or have they been massaging the record after the fact?
- The two members take the view that this is all much of a variation on massaging figures and not so serious as to warrant dismissal.
- Senior managers had deliberately massaged the figures in order to meet targets.
- Similar structures had been created to massage accounting numbers and inflate profits.
1masaje masculineto give sb a massage — darle un masaje a algn
- a shoulder/foot massage — un masaje en los hombros/en los pies
- before noun massage parlor / (British) parlour — salón de relax
- She offers aromatherapy massages to ease tension and back pain, and manicures, pedicures, arm and foot massages to improve joint mobility.
- A full body or facial massage is the perfect way to top off your home-spa experience.
- You could learn massage to ease pain, for example, and support your partner in the different positions she may want to use during labour.
- All types of massage can have an effect on the skin, muscles, blood vessels, lymph, nerves and some of the internal organs.
- The massage also gave my body a chance to rebalance itself, and the light-headedness had gone by the end.
- The gate control theory of pain also has been used to explain the effectiveness of massage in pain control.
- Sessions with a massage therapist eased the tension and Rhona began to think that there was some hope of recovery.
- I had a Japanese shiatsu massage in a pagoda scattered with frangipani petals, as the sea rolled onto the beach under my head.
- They will return to the spa for a back tension massage followed by a luxury facial.
- Oils are generally applied by the aromatherapist by means of a full body massage.
- This plant will keep insects away when used in oil burners and in massage will relieve muscle tension.
- The treatment involves a complete exfoliation, including the face, followed by a shower and a body and face massage.
- The types of massage differ in the hand strokes used on your body and the pressure applied with each stroke.
- He developed an interest in massage and body work and observed football trainers and others involved with sports.
- You get a full body massage and exfoliation, so your skin feels like silk and you know there aren't going to be any areas you've missed.
- The massage of muscle movement will stimulate the flow of stagnant blood in your leg veins.
- Regular massage encourages circulation, and helps relax both body and mind.
- The most common conditions that require just remedial massage are shoulder pain and stiff necks.
- The massage systems also reduce shoulder tension caused by prolonged sitting and cervical pain.
- I'm not sure that massage would actually relieve the pain, but it would certainly make me feel better!
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