In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(mischievous)(dog/child) malo(dog/child) travieso(dog/child) pícaro(you) naughty girl! — (more affectionate) ¡pícara!
- don't do that, it's naughty — eso no se hace
- He sighed like a parent who now had to punish a naughty child.
- Athena's haughty gaze affixed him as if he were a naughty schoolboy.
- Sometimes it's like being a school teacher with a multitude of naughty children to look after.
- You cannot win the hearts of naughty nine-year-olds by drawing cartoons that pacify their politically correct parents.
- They knew interesting tales about when my parents were naughty children and they could identify the faded figures in family photographs.
- A campaign has been launched in some newspapers to attempt to outlaw any right of parents ever to lay a finger on their naughty children.
- I wasn't a very naughty child generally, so this was quite out of character.
- Once she has got through playing the naughty schoolgirl, she settles down.
- It is clearly evident that this tragedy has occurred because I was a naughty, naughty child throughout the past year.
- We've all been very naughty, dirty children, and must be treated sternly.
- Like parents forgiving naughty children, they forgive pop culture its badness, because it reminds them of when they were children.
- I feel like the naughty schoolboy who's been called to the headmistress's office.
- The treaty basically says no one is going to do anything naughty such as industrial espionage.
- Upset the person in charge and you automatically feel like a naughty child.
- She had a funny look on her face, like a naughty child who's just been found stealing cookies from the cookie jar before dinner.
- There is still a belief that it is acceptable to speed, and that speed cameras are naughty wicked things set up by the government, rather than an attempt to reduce road deaths and injuries.
- His first advice to teachers was to understand child psychology before handling naughty children.
- It's rather like keeping the whole class after school until someone turns in the naughty child.
- If your child is naughty, maybe it is the parents that are at fault.
- They can be like naughty children, up to mischief one minute, bickering the next.
2(word) feodon't use such naughty language — no digas palabrotas
- She had one of those husky voices that suggested very naughty things just by speaking.
- It was used to greatest effect when it makes the actors say rude or naughty things.
- And you thought I was going to say something naughty, didn't you?
- It looked strangely naughty, a bit like a dirty postcard.
- Explicit language makes a lot of us squirm because it's chock full of taboos: It's crude, it's naughty, it's raunchy, its real.
- The naughty massage ads are in the Adult Classified, and, trust me, the sky is the limit.
- Although pornography is edging closer to mainstream society, its naughty aura means it isn't yet mundane.
- The two would dance ‘suggestively’ and end their naughty escapade with a full kiss on the lips for all the boys to think about later that night.
- Bruce established his reputation on naughty language and bawdy social commentary: the hallmarks of modern stand-up comedy.
- The Code wasn't simply about getting rid of naughty words or translucent costumes.
- The lyrics to this very hummable song are extremely naughty, not smutty or crude, just enjoyably naughty.
- An apology beforehand for the use of the naughty word in the image below.
- Julie just gave me that naughty, sexy grin of hers.
- I admit, that does sound rather naughty, but I don't think she meant it quite like that.
3(in adult context)he was a bit naughty not to consult them — estuvo mal en no consultarlos
- you naughty thing! — ¡pillo!
4(risqué)(joke) atrevido(joke) picante(joke) subido de tono
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