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
- 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.
- After the last stallion pranced out of the arena, they brought out pens and slatted gates for the sheepdog trial.
- He led her through the stables and out the back door to a fenced in area where several horses were prancing about.
- The filly pranced into the winner's circle in high spirits.
- The horses pranced and reared in anxious impatience.
- Behind her, the horses pranced, and Smith flinched.
- 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.
- Every bump my horse pranced over made my stomach clench dangerously.
- She watched the deer prance between trees and the small fox run across the path.
- 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.
- As the cat in the title, he magically prances through the land of imagination.
- It's been like a miracle - he runs, prances, rolls on his back, just like he used to.
- 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.
- Behind her, a horse - his horse - pranced about nervously, whinnying.
- The horse was prancing excitedly, as if he was proud of himself as well.
- The horses snorted and pranced in place, apparently sensing the oncoming danger.
- Her horse raises its legs up high and prances with pride past them.
- A beautiful silver horse had pranced out of the sky and lifted her up with it, carrying her away from any problems or dangers.
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
- 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.
- The cast prances, postures, and palpitates appositely, fully aware that real acting would be de trop.
- He wears iridescent formal clothes, prances around with a tapering rod that ignites anything it touches, and trails a gust of hot air.
- Do you think you can just prance around like that without me knowing where you're going?
- Girls in tight, tiny clothing prance along in groups, following good-looking boys with baggy pants and colorful shirts.
- He then side-steps to his right and then prances off to his left with his baton still raised.
- The young man struts, prances, like a kind of teenage prankster, with stink bombs and remote control detonators.
- 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.
- 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.
- I think I'll just prance outside looking like the Bride of Frankenstein's ugly stepsister and scare everyone into unconsciousness.
- Watching him prance around the stage in that goofy knee-raising hop is quite a sight.
- There was no way, however, that I could just prance up to his chambers and demand that he explain himself.
- 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.
- Because today I would have my fun watching that man prance around in my scarf.
- Is it that we like to dress up and put on makeup and dance and prance around?
- She prances off backstage and I have to physically hold myself back from a scowl.
- Irene stands up and prances around the campfire.
- This woman's step is light; she positively prances.
- 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.
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