In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(horse) brincar(horse) hacer cabriolas
- Her horse raises its legs up high and prances with pride past them.
- The horses snorted and pranced in place, apparently sensing the oncoming danger.
- I sat on my stained carpeted floor and watched the kitty prance around my room on an adventure, as I had for the past four days.
- She watched the deer prance between trees and the small fox run across the path.
- Behind her, a horse - his horse - pranced about nervously, whinnying.
- As the cat in the title, he magically prances through the land of imagination.
- The filly pranced into the winner's circle in high spirits.
- Every bump my horse pranced over made my stomach clench dangerously.
- Upon our approach, the roan whinnied and pranced a few steps, skittish.
- Families and organizations sponsored the carving of each of the 38 ponies that prance around the carousel, which opened in 1995.
- A beautiful silver horse had pranced out of the sky and lifted her up with it, carrying her away from any problems or dangers.
- It's been like a miracle - he runs, prances, rolls on his back, just like he used to.
- The man didn't glance in the woman's direction, but kept his attention on the auburn-haired girl in front of him, his horse prancing.
- While many horses pranced or leapt from the trailer, he walked slowly down the ramp like a seasoned pro.
- The horses pranced and reared in anxious impatience.
- The horse was prancing excitedly, as if he was proud of himself as well.
- Behind her, the horses pranced, and Smith flinched.
- He led her through the stables and out the back door to a fenced in area where several horses were prancing about.
- After the last stallion pranced out of the arena, they brought out pens and slatted gates for the sheepdog trial.
- He slowed his horse to what was intended to be a walk, but really resembled an elevated prance as he strained forward, trying to run.
2derogatoryshe pranced into the room wearing her new dress — entró meneándose / pavoneándose con el vestido nuevo
- he comes prancing in at any time he chooses — entra como Pedro / Perico por su casa cuando se le da la gana
- The cast prances, postures, and palpitates appositely, fully aware that real acting would be de trop.
- Watching him prance around the stage in that goofy knee-raising hop is quite a sight.
- He then side-steps to his right and then prances off to his left with his baton still raised.
- Is it that we like to dress up and put on makeup and dance and prance around?
- Irene stands up and prances around the campfire.
- The five of us watched them prance around to rather lame and aging dance material before we all wandered off in search of something more stimulating.
- I'll open this when I'm inside - I'm not sure you want to be there when I shriek with joy and prance all over the house with them on.
- Girls in tight, tiny clothing prance along in groups, following good-looking boys with baggy pants and colorful shirts.
- I think I'll just prance outside looking like the Bride of Frankenstein's ugly stepsister and scare everyone into unconsciousness.
- He's the fit-looking man whose dancing frames glint in the sunlight as he spins, moonwalks and prances to a boom box, never stumbling or missing the beat.
- He wears iridescent formal clothes, prances around with a tapering rod that ignites anything it touches, and trails a gust of hot air.
- The young man struts, prances, like a kind of teenage prankster, with stink bombs and remote control detonators.
- This woman's step is light; she positively prances.
- Because today I would have my fun watching that man prance around in my scarf.
- I don't just prance up to her and hand it over, do I?
- The guy in the rat mask, who is apparently also a milk man, prances around on stage for several seconds before the house wife takes an interest in his antics and approaches.
- There was no way, however, that I could just prance up to his chambers and demand that he explain himself.
- She prances off backstage and I have to physically hold myself back from a scowl.
- I'm starting to see the whole experience as a bizarre holiday, behaving like an uninvited guest who dresses up and prances around the football pitch every evening.
- Do you think you can just prance around like that without me knowing where you're going?
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