In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(vigorously)(hurl/heave/shove) vigorosamente(shove/heave/hurl) con todas sus fuerzas
- They will have to lobby mightily in the halls of Congress on behalf of broadening their nation's version of perestroika.
- They try, mightily.
- The company is striving mightily to save itself at home by catching up abroad.
- Through the other nostril he blew mightily, a volcano of air.
- The rhythm section groove mightily; Parker can light a fire underneath pretty much any band and his solidity is typically elemental here.
- Both clashed mightily against each other, wounded by their unbearable desire for her bed.
- He struggled mightily, but had no luck.
- They campaigned mightily to get the old visitors permit scheme revoked and the replacement scheme activated.
- Republicans tried mightily to get him to switch parties.
- Despite the lackluster dialogue, the cast strives mightily to bring some sincerity to their roles.
- He has struggled mightily, especially on the road, throughout his second season.
- He says he blames himself mightily for not pushing harder.
- The young man shouted, still struggling mightily against two exhausted police cadets.
- If you do, you'll be slugged mightily.
- The commissioners labored mightily to reach the ultimate judgment that the department might be found guilty of mismanagement but not corruption.
- I would struggle mightily in those courses, whereas I have many friends who find them a breeze.
- The former dictator's defense team had struggled mightily to evade the tests - as well as a trial.
- His audiences often applaud mightily.
- After the first decade, the money was appreciably better, and Ann campaigned mightily for a plantation she had picked out.
- It's difficult to imagine him not struggling mightily his first year in New York.
2(improve) enormemente(improve) extraordinariamentemightily disappointed — enormemente / sumamente decepcionado
- This is certainly a mightily impressive building and unmistakably Scottish.
- News of horrendous mortality rates awaiting Liberian colonists contributed mightily to this declining interest.
- In the last few decades, I think the business has erred mightily in both directions.
- The US has contributed mightily to the peace of the world over the past half-century.
- They will certainly have been mightily impressed by the magnificent Croke Park.
- Economically, Hong Kong prospered mightily under British colonial rule.
- Matthew was mightily entertained, and almost forgot his own troubles while laughing at his cousins.
- The council will, no doubt, feel mightily aggrieved.
- Adrian, who readily admits that this is unchartered territory as far as he is concerned, has been mightily impressed by the atmosphere of the place.
- Finally, the new medium of television contributed mightily to the success of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
- If a houseguest decided to get themselves a midnight snack without my permission, it is not at all unlikely that I would be mightily peeved.
- From the outside, the hotel is mightily impressive.
- It is, instead, mightily concerned with underground economies, which did not report their income and allegedly overwhelmed traditional economies.
- The stadium looks mightily impressive and I hope I am still here to see it!
- If there is a problem, I think it is mightily exaggerated.
- The astronauts must be getting mightily tired of this.
- He said it was the kind of response he expected from his team but, still, he had the air of a man who was mightily happy at the reassurance.
- I was mightily pleased until I popped in to admire the roses of a neighbour who has the best flower and vegetable garden in the district.
- I bought the album when it came out and have been listening to it fairly regularly since, and it has grown on me mightily.
- Despite its wars, Britain prospered mightily during the eighteenth century.
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