In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1venderto peddle an ideology — hacer proselitismo
- to peddle drugs — traficar con drogas
- A teenage drug dealer who peddled heroin and crack cocaine on the streets of Swindon is facing a lengthy jail term.
- He spent his early 20s peddling dope and stolen cars, and making bogus stock trades.
- Teenagers are being recruited by hardcore London-based criminal gangs to peddle drugs on the streets of Swindon.
- But when low grades kept him from attending college, he hit the streets, peddling crack cocaine.
- It may not have been through free will, but a substantial amount of the drug was peddled in this area causing grief, misery and upset.
- Hard drugs are peddled to misguided youth and more than a few backdoor ‘massage parlours’ are in operation.
- The whole thing reinforced my opposition to drugs and those who peddle them.
- But it is the overall image of drugs being peddled openly and used by, in some instances children as young as 12, that is causing growing concern.
- Trafficking is linked to international crime syndicates that peddle drugs, guns and false documents as well as people.
- A former town centre security guard who rented a car for drug dealers to use to peddle heroin across Swindon has been jailed for a year.
- The drug dealer, identified simply as XXXX, is ready to retire with the fortune he made peddling cocaine.
- Illegal drugs are also peddled inside the compound; this has been the cause of much of the fighting.
- Instead of peddling drugs and booze, they now peddled women.
- I could be running out of the hospital now to peddle pharmacy-fresh methadone to junkies on the street.
- A gang of evil drug dealers have been put behind bars for a total of nearly 20 years for peddling cocaine, Ecstasy and amphetamines.
- They were charged with such heavy-duty crimes as petty theft, peddling phony drivers licenses, and making unlicensed money transfers.
- There are only about a thousand real addicts in Britain, and nobody is going to make a fortune peddling heroin because the addicts can get it on prescription.
- Pushers peddle drugs hidden inside cigarette boxes spread out on the sidewalk.
- The court heard she continued to peddle heroin after her arrest, and was on a conditional discharge and probation for two separate offences of shoplifting during the drug crimes.
- A suspect in a major investigation into a drugs gang that had a nationwide network peddling heroin is believed to be back in Britain.
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