In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person not belonging)persona de fuera feminineafuerano masculineafuerana feminineafuerino masculine Chileafuerina feminine Chilefuereño masculine Mexicofuereña feminine Mexicoan outsider's view of the situation — la opinión de alguien ajeno a la situación
- they made her feel like a complete outsider — la hicieron sentirse como una verdadera intrusa
- They were always treated as outsiders, strangers within the small communities that made up medieval towns.
- For all his renown as an economist, he was something of an outsider in the economics profession.
- ‘I felt like an outsider in my own organisation,’ he says, but has since rectified matters.
- Before the invention of doctrine, you can distinguish outsiders because they belong to a tribe.
- There is a Japanese proverb that those who live in the temple see outsiders as a little strange.
- You may even feel like an outsider - a foreigner in your own country.
- We are faced by an organisation of outsiders completely free from any emotion about how this may affect our community.
- Louisiana politics seems strange to outsiders, I know, but this bill will not be voted on.
- There were the popular kids and then there was me, the outsider who didn't belong to any of the categories that made up our school.
- Their view will be that of the outsider, the visitor, the tourist.
- Certainly, each generation has its conformers, its rebels, and its outsiders.
- Imprinted people live in their own world of symbols, and their behavior to an outsider would appear strange.
- Almost all of my films of the year came from abroad, or were made in America by foreigners or outsiders.
- Thus English people are apt to conceptualize themselves as individuals, while outsiders are seen as members of groups.
- When his appointment was originally announced, outsiders were surprised.
- In their presence, visitors become intellectuals and outsiders looking in.
2(in competition)he was beaten by an outsider — fue derrotado por un desconocido — un competidor que se consideraba tenía pocas probabilidades de ganar
- a rank outsider — un segundón
- she's an outsider in this election — no está entre los favoritos en estas elecciones
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