In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1rojo brillante masculinebefore noun pillar-box red hair — pelo rojo brillante
- pillar-box red suit — traje rojo brillante
- It was all bright reds and blues and yellows, the chorus girls kicking up their legs in unison and smiling ear to ear with identical pillar-box red lips and blinding white teeth.
- They were an emergency service. That's why they were painted pillar-box red.
- There is such a resemblance that letters have even been found in the pillar-box red bin in Easingwold.
- The show-off specimens today, though, are the Japanese maples in Acer Glade and Silk Wood: pillar-box red, fuchsia pink, Jaffa orange.
- Whether it is tomato, scarlet, pillar-box red or poppy, red works.
- I did dye my hair red, pillar-box red, twice, once when I was about 15, once about a month ago.
- They were nothing more then moving dots, and if anything my new position just made them more unidentifiable, but I still opened my pillar-box red lunch box and retrieved a handful of Paddle Pops.
- Mr Chamberlain, whose hair is usually brown, is now sporting a pillar-box red barnet and what's more, he's been running around the nearby villages with the unusual hairdo.
- The new owners are likely to change little in the two main reception rooms, which are located off an entrance hall decorated in pillar-box red and featuring particularly fine ceiling plasterwork.
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