In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(live show)espectáculo de striptease
- In addition to strip clubs, peep shows, and massage parlors, a large number of prostitutes walked the streets.
- The funny thing about this opera house is it's located at the end of a block filled with sex shops and peep shows.
- Strip clubs, peep shows and lap dancing all sound pretty unsatisfying.
- It is a city of peep shows and cathedrals and everything in between.
- As one user commented, ‘it's a bit like a peep show in a sex shop.’
2(machine)cosmorama masculinemundonuevo masculine
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