In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(lenience)consentimiento (excesivo) masculine
- A great assembly is as soon spoiled by over-indulgence as a little child.
- Overindulgence has brought down everybody from Napoleon to Carnie Wilson.
- Instead, it turns out that even limited stints of overindulgence may have long-term effects.
- According to Webster's, to spoil is "to impair the disposition or character by overindulgence or excessive praise; pamper excessively: coddle."
- The truth is, in the context of St Tropez, food is overshadowed by other varieties of over-indulgence.
- That sort of insight makes the film's occasional overindulgence forgivable.
- My one fault is the overindulgence of a bleak perspective.
- About halfway through the film, we all heard the awful sounds of his overindulgence coming back up the pipe.
- I dedicated my mornings to working on my laptop and my afternoons to exercise, counterbalancing whatever overindulgence I had planned for after sunset.
- You can abandon yourself to pleasure but need to keep an eye on over-indulgence.
- The section on overindulgence captures the well-known observation of drunken robins that have ingested too much overripe (fermenting) fruit.
- And the greed and overindulgence were on both sides, a fact that must never be overlooked.
- The decomposed body of King Midas, lying in state in his coffin, might be viewed as the just reward for his over-indulgence.
- Passing remarks in Flashes also highlighted what might be seen as another aspect of the dangers of over-indulgence in sport.
- Counseling is highly recommended as a way to focus on the underlying problems rather than simply treating the symptoms of overindulgence.
- Lets look at some way to sort out this over-indulgence - at least in young people.
- An examination of the dynamics operating might reveal parents who have thwarted normal growth through pampering and over-indulgence.
- The disaster occurred at a time of year when we have just wallowed in a shameful orgy of over-indulgence and conspicuous consumption.
- The Government will publish a new alcohol strategy on Monday aimed at altering Britain's attitude to drink and the growing culture of over-indulgence.
- A poem on the subject warns that obsessive over-indulgence is one of the deadliest of sins.
2(having too much)abuso masculineoverindulgence in sth — abuso de algo
- Yes, limit consumption as much as possible, perhaps using drink tokens to help control over-indulgence.
- His death was hastened by overindulgence in alcohol.
- Others might claim to be intolerant to red wine, when in fact their body might just be recovering from past over-indulgence.
- Ordinary people, too, began increasingly to suffer from the effects of overindulgence, and there was concern about the rate of heart disease.
- All the other nights I fell over was down to pure and shameless over-indulgence.
- In fact, there was so much of it I rode the train home feeling thoroughly sick from overindulgence.
- The measure was created to curb overindulgence by young drinkers.
- The biggest problem with overindulgence in chocolate is weight gain.
- I personally know that my body doesn't like overindulgence too much.
- As with any other vice (drinking, drugs, nail-biting) over-indulgence has its consequences.
- Driving an SUV when it really is not necessary is an example of overindulgence in the United States.
- It doesn't work if your pot belly is the result of over-indulgence.
- PC Kevin Hemsworth said police believed an over-indulgence of alcohol was probably to blame.
- Christmas is a time of over-indulgence, so I like to serve light, refreshing, fruity wines.
- I have a fair number of broken capillaries due both to long unprotected exposure to tropical sun and years of overindulgence in the drink.
- But this late-night host puts the breaks on overindulgence by employing a serious drug-free advocacy approach.
- It's the time of year when people collect toys, ignore budgets and set new standards for overindulgence.
- Creating a list and sticking to it will also help to prevent overindulgence.
- We were on a fuzzy cloud of overexcitement and over-indulgence.
- We got lots of new bits for the kitchen and my overindulgence hasn't been too great which is somewhat surprising.
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