In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1cabeza de chorlito masculine informalcerebro de hormiga masculine informal
- Do you pea-brains not comprehend the seriousness of this situation?
- These days, guys either were sleazebags, pea-brains, clingy, or all three.
- Put a microphone in front of the pea-brain excuse for a man, and he shows his retardation instantly.
- You pea-brain, do you really think that's gonna work?
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