In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1mezcolanza feminine informalbatiburrillo masculine informal
- Believe it or not, I often lay in bed at night hearing a jumbled mixture of different voices from a mishmash of past unpublished interviews.
- Your typical bad comedy is a mess, a sloppy mishmash of junk with maybe a few funny bits here and there.
- A swarm of brightly coloured flags, shirts, banners and placards competed for the eye's attention while a mishmash of languages filled the air.
- Even counting votes by a mishmash of different standards would produce a fairer and more accurate result than not counting them at all.
- Frankly it's difficult to know where to start, given the mishmash of misunderstanding, gross exaggeration and things that are just plain wrong.
- Revitalised and re-energised, the contest is now a mishmash of arresting questions, hot competitions, and more.
- My personal favourite sight, however, is the cathedral of St Sauveur, a bit of an architectural mishmash but with a wonderfully lived-in feel.
- So at this point, it's really become a mixture, a mishmash of issues.
- Parents, music lovers and the curious wander in and find a seat amongst a mishmash of antique chairs, an old couch and anything else that remotely resembles a place to rest.
- The Republican party, like any party, is a mishmash of different groups with different objectives.
- She is not surprised by the extent of this week's coverage, which she defines as ‘a whole mishmash of nonsense peppered with elements of truth’.
- But it is not clear how people are to find the political identity on which states depend in the mishmash of rules and regulations by which they live.
- Underlying the idea of the multitude is a mishmash of confused claims.
- Disjointed at best, it's often a mishmash of ideas and stories that don't always come together in a very meaningful way.
- The House on the Rock is an architectural mishmash, patched together, built into the rock in places and teetering way out over it in another.
- The bridge was a line of old barges that had been crudely tied together, the deck a mishmash of welded patches of dented rusting metal.
- The scene was a mishmash of beautiful country and old rusted buildings, stretches of lush green grass and strips of dried out riverbeds.
- The story of the dream itself was a mishmash of recent events.
- When our stuff all came together (a lot of mine was taken out of storage) it became a mishmash, even more so than it was before.
- Neither, however, can it afford to just broadcast a mishmash of different types of music: a Beethoven piano sonata followed by a Sex Pistols track, say.
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