In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(confidential)(conversation) privado(matter) privado(matter) confidencial(letter) personal
- And he tells us of his grey periods, too, just as we would share our private grief with close friends.
- It went from private feelings of bitterness into a tidal wave of protest that forced its way into the mainstream.
- It flourishes on the back of faxes and in the margins of copybooks, doodles reveal a billion private boredoms.
- Whatever his private feelings, he came up with exactly the correct understatement for the Cenotaph.
- Still, it was more anger and private anguish than surprise that made her turn to look at him sharply.
- She is a hunter too, but whatever her private feelings, she knows that the law must be upheld.
- But the murder of the two ten-year-old Soham girls has sent shockwaves of grief far beyond the private agony of their families.
- Yet, again, she published a poem at odds with her most private feelings.
- Each of us had to learn to cope with the loss in his own private way.
- On the one hand his patience had been delightfully rewarded, but on the other hand he had intruded on their private pleasures and had alarmed them.
- A source of aggravation could be your temporary inability to sort out intensely private feelings.
- My mixed emotions were private, and I felt incredibly bare each time I felt the need to tell her.
- Was I now so comfortable in a synagogue or holy site that I could let my private feelings show?
- No word on how the wife liked having her private feelings turned into a giant political display.
- How far do private feelings and sentiments influence decisions that are intended to impact society as a whole?
- Even if his visit were motivated by his private feelings, he ought to bear in mind his position as prime minister.
- The benches in the locker room sit up against the lockers for a more private feeling.
- It is clear that personal attacks hurt, and he protects his private life and private feelings very closely.
- He is expected to recall his private fears that he had been a ‘bad parent’.
- A world where private feelings are private and even very old friends and colleagues call each other by title and surname.
2.1(restricted)(showing) privadoprivate hearing — vista a puerta cerrada feminine
- they married in a private ceremony — celebraron la boda en la intimidad
- [ S ]private — privado
- There was a private function on but I thought I could just mingle in.
- While plans are still at an early age, MSPs have ruled out the use of any space for private functions such as parties or weddings.
- The group is available for private functions by arrangement with Mr Powell.
- Weddings, party nights and private functions already booked will now have to be rearranged.
- We were in the beer garden outside a pub on the Thames, and there was a private function in a sectioned off part of the ‘garden’.
- Under 18's will only be permitted in a pub after 9pm for private functions at which meals are served.
- The hall is owned by Braintree Council and is let out for private functions.
- I was once working a private function, and four of us were slammed with about 150 cars arriving at the same time.
- Later, however, he admitted that regular private functions (probably at least once a week) would not be so quiet.
- There were no interviews inside the hotel, the press was told by handlers: this was a private function.
- The group will travel this Saturday to Goresbridge, Co Kilkenny, to attend a private function.
2.2(for own use, in own possession)(lesson/road/secretary) particular(income) personalfor her private use — para su uso personal
- with private bathroom — con baño privado
- private property/land — propiedad privada
- a private hotel — un hotel particular
- a gentleman of private means — un señor que vive de las rentas
- They fly around on a 757 and burn more fuel than most average private planes!
- I am rather amazed that anyone questions the right of people to invite whom they choose to their private parties.
- It's a facility that's widely used and currently caters for several private planes.
- For at least the first ten years of my life he kept a private plane.
- But the reason not everyone has a helicopter or a private plane is only partly the expense and inconvenience.
- For golfers who belong to private clubs, getting a handicap is routine.
- The prank revolved around Michael getting on a private plane only to find out it was falling apart.
- About a month ago I flew into Amsterdam with them, on this tiny private plane.
- The present complex features a restaurant and a lodge with eight beautifully equipped bedrooms with private facilities.
- Had they chartered a private plane to fly them en masse to Edinburgh?
- So I take all sorts of planes, from private jet to EasyJet.
- All cabins with full private facilities, including air conditioning
- Darknets are gated communities that run on the Internet but are open only to those who belong to the private network.
- Well-maintained private resort facilities are also available around the CTR.
- In fact, in Australia, fewer women belong to private golf clubs now than they did 20 years ago.
- He was forced to relinquish his share of a private plane.
- The Mexican authorities demanded she be put on a private plane, while the Brazilians booked her on a regular commercial flight.
- In February two Scots were jailed for a total of ten years in France after they were caught using a private plane to smuggle drugs into Scotland.
- The road was once a private avenue and belonged to the Church of Our Lady of Health.
- He assures me this is one of the safest private planes ever built.
- I heard one guy say today that he thinks he enjoyed coming here just because he had a private plane to bring him.
3.1(not official)(correspondence/visit) privadoa private citizen/individual — un particular
- the President sent a private message of sympathy — el Presidente mandó una nota personal de condolencia
- the bishop acted in a private capacity — el obispo actuó a título personal
- their private life — su vida privada
- in private life she's completely different — en la intimidad es totalmente distinta
- If memory serves me right DN1 belonged to a private car owner who bequeathed the number plate to the City of York.
- In 1856 he took up a position as a private tutor close to Washington and he often travelled to that city to study mathematics in the libraries there.
- This is rubbish - people are quite prepared to chip in as private individuals to public monuments that they support.
- Legislation in all states covers public as well as private employees.
- The achievement of these goals depends on cooperation by public and private leaders.
- In Texas a single faculty member spoke through the public media as a private citizen.
- A not-for-profit trust will not achieve savings if it uses private builders and public workers.
- Great effort is made to show both the public and the private man - the mortal life behind that immortal name.
- I am disturbed that under this new parliament we are seeing a private individual buying public opinion.
- In a moment, the word was flashing across radio and TV nets to military officials and private citizens.
- These are issues that Bulgarian public servants and private citizens must address.
- Future revenue would be paid to private individuals, and public spending would be financed by income tax.
- All our funding is matched by money from public or private partners and the local community is heavily involved in the decision-making.
- Despite his poor health, the pontiff has a busy agenda, with regular public appearances and private audiences.
- Anyone can access it: companies big and small, public institutions and private individuals.
- Every individual should also be able to ascertain which public authorities or private individuals or bodies control or may control their files.
- Thus we each live a double life: equal public citizens and atomistic private individuals.
- Israel encourages concealed-carry of handguns in public by private citizens.
- If he wants you to act a poor man, a cripple, a public official, or a private person, see that you act it with skill.
- The public fall of a private person is nothing new in our age or any other.
3.2(unconnected with the state)(school) privado(school) particular(school) de pago Spain(ward) reservado(patient) particularprivate health care — servicio médico privado masculine
- private health insurance — seguro médico privado
- to be in private practice — ejercer la medicina privada
- private prosecution — querella
- the private sector — el sector privado
- Both also have private practices and perform infertility treatment at the private Assuta Hospital and Herzliya Medical Centre.
- In fact this was nothing more than a way of deflecting criticism away from the state while at the same time providing profits for private industry.
- So in fact there is a choice for the very rich to jump the queue: Pay for treatment in the private US system.
- I do not see signs of significant sums coming from private industry.
- Here we take a look at nursery schools in the state and private education systems, as well as community projects run by other parents.
- But that case does not assist in deciding whether the private service provider is itself amenable to judicial review.
- Key details of what proportion of costs will be met by the taxpayer and by private industry have yet to be finalised.
- Getting private treatment for infertility can be very expensive, and there is no guarantee it will be successful.
- But more business doctoral grads are entering private industry rather than academia.
- Pretty soon you'll have to pay royalties for your thoughts benevolently loaned to you by private industry.
- It will roll out in the remaining private industries before the end of the year.
- It also gives some idea of the high cost of private medical treatment in this country.
- Hospitals, NHS or private, would charge insurers for their services.
- The dental hospital is the last resort for those are can't find a dentist to treat them on the NHS and cannot afford private treatment.
- Bupa and several other companies offer private medical healthcare and are worth considering.
- And Hewitt has not relented on diverting billions of pounds from NHS trusts to private treatment centres.
- Finally, he faced the embarrassment of being asked to pay for private treatment.
- The problem is that some powerful lobby groups seem dead set against new technologies just because they are new, and promoted by private industry.
- Meanwhile the other part of their Party wants to change our NHS for a system of compulsory private medical insurance.
- Planned economic growth was accompanied by the socialization of agriculture and of private commerce and industry.
- She said the arrest involved only shares belonging to private shareholders but refused to elaborate.
- Still, private industry may yet take some cues, and then develop that beyond what the institute can do on its own.
- The patient was unable to afford the full cost of private treatment and was told that he would have to be denied the drug.
- Citizens are asking for the same level of service from government that they get from private industry.
- Thank goodness we had a bit of money put by and were able to pay for private treatment.
- The Government is to tap private industry in an effort to build trade links and swap skills with the world's poorest countries.
- The problem is compounded by the ban on general practitioners giving private prescription to their NHS patients.
- This is all very well for those who can afford private treatment but millions of people can't.
- Yet if you were taken ill in the United States, for example, the cost of private medical treatment could be ruinous.
- So it turned to private industry to provide the extra manpower needed to implement the program.
- I was at Harrow County grammar where I'd arrived two years earlier from a private prep school to be bullied because my accent was too posh.
- Setthapol was nominated and elected by the more than 20 committee members who all belong to the private business sector.
- Milburn also announced a major extension of private treatment within the NHS.
- Should you stay in the public system or go private with your medical insurance?
- You could even take the concept into private industry: Ramadan Inn has a ring to it.
- I came into politics from private industry; and the government could learn a lot about cutting costs.
- The development would be in two stages and would consist of commercial, public and private services.
- The CFS feels that part of the problem lies with the transfer of the CSLP to a private service provider.
- Not to worry, Miller will sort out private industry, those economy wreckers and get us down to 5 cents a gallon for gas.
- NHS treatment is attractive to patients because the charges are lower than private treatment, sometimes significantly.
4.1(personal, inward)(thoughts/grief/doubts) íntimotime is set aside for private study — se establecen ciertas horas para que cada uno estudie por su cuenta
- it's a private joke between us — es un chiste que los dos entendemos
- The extraordinary thing is that this man with an opportunity to be paraded about in the public eye has chosen to remain private.
- However, the reason is intensely private: I choose to protect my melancholy object by not naming it publicly.
- She was a private person, often revealing herself more in her drawings than in anything she said.
- What and how you think should be private unless you choose to share it.
- My mom chooses to be more private, and she lives in the western part of the United States.
- Friends recall him as a private man, a man who did not often reveal his feelings.
1(rank)soldado raso masculinePrivate Jones — el soldado Jones
- It observes the privates and lance corporals of the army, as well as its generals and marshals.
- He enlisted as a private in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1900 and was commissioned a year later.
- It has 3000 soldiers, including privates, sergeants and officers.
- He enlisted in the Army in 1980 and was first assigned as a young private as a supply clerk in Germany.
- Even a third class pilot had more power than a private in the army.
- In fact, the Army private did get to see his father in uniform - and in action, though it was ever so brief.
- Of those sentenced to death, one was a former army private, one a former police commando and the third a serving army major.
- Kind of a weird topic to discuss over dinner, if you ask me, but I am a lowly private without rank or feelings.
- Abroad, the death of an army private has been followed by the murder of five innocent civilians.
- There is also a significant difference between an Army private from West Virginia and a deposed dictator.
- A military investigation found the soldiers responsible for wounding a female private.
- As before, the Korean War recipients ranged from privates to lieutenant colonels, with nine army men and three Marines represented.
- And we have privates in the Army Reserve who have PhDs, as well as all of the medical providers here as part of our theater support command.
- At Fort Knox, the Armor Center trains troopers, tankers, and leaders from privates to colonels - over 20,000 a year, as a matter of fact.
- It is essential to grow leaders from private or lieutenant to command sergeant major or general.
- He later enlisted as a private in the Royal Tank Corps, before being transferred back to the RAF.
- He was stopped outside the camp and told the private that the Colonel was expecting him.
- One of the key components of infusing warrior ethos and training core warrior tasks and drills is limiting the ratio of privates to drill sergeants.
- Rumor has it that an Army Air Corps private died on the site where this building was constructed.
- Carson sent another private to ask permission to leave their weapons with the Raiders and try to get to one of the submarines.
informal, euphemistic(genitals)partes pudendas feminine euphemistic humorousintimidades feminine euphemistic humorous
- I think I'd actually rather flash my privates than appear in public in creased clothing.
- Men, keep your hands away from your privates when viewing this, ok?
- Its front cover shows a naked man aggressively clutching his privates, while the inner sleeve has an array of expletives and sexual suggestions.
- It's downright sneaky of them to hang out there with their privates exposed.
- Yup, there's actually thousands of mentally abnormal people out there flashing their privates and ‘performing provocative poses’.
- ‘Hey, gimme that,’ says the second kid protecting his privates.
- One day I am going to snap because of some animal suddenly rubbing my privates with its face.
- Obviously, naming our privates is a matter of personal taste.
- That is like believing that if you flick the privates of a rabid pit-bull it won't attack you.
- The technician fumbles with my privates like it's no big deal.
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