In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(act/plan) imprudente(act/plan) temerario(person) imprudente(person) insensato(person) irresponsablehe's reckless with money — derrocha / despilfarra el dinero
- reckless endangerment / driving — imprudencia temeraria (al conducir)
- Even an organised road safety session at the crossing did not deter reckless drivers.
- Boy racers face seeing their cars behind bars as part of a Maldon police crackdown on reckless driving.
- It doesn't take a reckless person or a wild spending spree to create a debt crisis.
- They do not want to believe that he would wage a pointless war, that he is as reckless as he is.
- But critics fear more tragedies could occur unless reckless behaviour is tackled.
- His reckless gamble failed and he ended up old and ill in a wrecked building surrounded by yes men.
- After all, the creditors should also pay the costs of their reckless credit decisions.
- It is our case that he was reckless and negligent in the way he drove.
- Their biggest problem was persuading the enthusiastic local spies not to be reckless.
- Villagers are donning fluorescent jackets and going out on patrol to help curb reckless driving.
- The reckless gambler goes to the roulette wheel and places his last million on his favourite number.
- Still I was a little bit worried that I had been reckless to accept hospitality from a complete stranger.
- It has a reckless disregard for accuracy, coupled with breathtaking ignorance.
- A police investigation blamed the driver of the minibus for reckless driving.
- Just last week, in one of my more reckless moods, I decided to colour my hair blue.
- Manchester Crown Court was told the tragedy was caused by a momentary, reckless error of judgement.
- Anyone who saw him could tell that the driving was reckless and very dangerous.
- They say the reckless use of weaponry could result in innocent people getting killed.
- He had been reckless to start a violent bust-up on the stairs when he had had too much alcohol, the court was told.
- He had not thrown the fire extinguisher deliberately but accepts he was reckless, he said.
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