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(hostage/captive/prisoner) poner en libertad(captive/hostage/prisoner) soltar(prisoner/captive/hostage) liberarhe was released on bail — lo pusieron en libertad bajo fianza
- the animals will be released back into the wild — los animales serán devueltos a la naturaleza
- to release sb from sth
- she was released from jail — salió de la cárcel
- she released him from his promise — lo eximió de cumplir con su promesa
- they released him from the contract — le condonaron las obligaciones emanadas del contrato
- When it comes time for these dangerous offenders to be released, civil confinement thus becomes an appealing option.
- Trinculo felt like a prisoner about to be released after serving a full life sentence.
- No mention, for instance, of the people of Ireland having voted overwhelmingly for the agreement, which stated categorically that prisoners would be released.
- I have read the submissions that have been filed on your behalf and I have taken them into account, but, in my view, there is nothing that can be done that would allow you to be released.
- Human slaves, no matter what, have the potential to take part in this and the broader social contract, thus they should be released from slavery and allowed to do so.
- Prisoners should not be released until they are ready for life outside.
- Sylvia's mother decides to prove that Tom's sister cannot be released from confinement in a mental hospital.
- The two men were questioned by police in Rome, before being released and allowed to go on to travel to London.
- He releases himself and falls free of the burning aircraft.
- A number of political prisoners have been released since the late 1980s.
- Twelve of the inmates, however, were already free after being released earlier this year.
- But questions remain about whether the big cat escaped or was somehow released.
- On August 10, 1974, he was expecting to be given the news that he was to be released from solitary confinement.
- The main characters in the movie are a group of young women who had either escaped from prison or had been released on bail.
- Some were released prisoners themselves; some were draft-dodgers; many were clerks and petty bureaucrats, and all were looking for trouble.
- If they fail to reach an agreement in that time period, the prisoners should be released.
- Something felt like it had been released, set free, if only for a moment; he offered a hand and I took it, so he helped me up.
- He released the remaining political prisoners and restored democratic rule.
- Many had been living in orphanages before the war, but had been released or managed to escape during the fighting in Baghdad.
- In January 1972, Mujib was released from confinement and became the prime minister of Bangladesh.
1.2(unleash)desatarthe ban released a flood of protest — la prohibición desató una oleada de protestas
- All the bombs with the sensing switch extenders released and functioned as advertised.
- As one the three hanging soldiers hit the deck and released their harness while moving into a forward roll, and as one the tree shadows moved into positions on the guards patrol routes.
- But when you think of it, it allows you to start the engine, get into gear and release the brake with one hand.
- His hands immediately both found the steering wheel as he released the brake and pressed onto the gas.
- He shifted the lever into neutral and released the hand brake, then cranked the steering wheel as far to the right as he could.
- To smell burning rubber while driving a car is a sign that you forgot to release the hand brake.
- As the parachute shot out from the top of the spacecraft, the aerobrake was released to fall freely to the surface of Mars.
- All it takes to get this car moving like a breeze is to release the hand brake, turn the knob on the dashboard to forward mode and press the accelerator.
- Combat offload is performed on the ground by releasing the aircraft brakes from a stationary position and a high-power rating set.
- The joint is small and cylindrical, and only a high-strength joining method will ensure that the cannula will not move or release from the hub during use.
- Slowly and carefully, she lifted it upwards, releasing the wheels from their track, and tugging the drawer free.
- Not daring to start the engine, he released the brake and pushed the bike back to the supermarket where Emma and Michael waited anxiously for him.
- Then, barely a minute from starting my engine, I release my brakes and taxi out to the runway.
- To allow the trailer to roll back away from the damaged concrete as it was being lifted, the trailer's brakes had to be released manually at the same time.
1.3(personnel/funds/player) cederhe was released from his normal duties — lo dispensaron de sus tareas habituales
- It confirmed the existing boundary and released the Free State from the significant financial liabilities it had incurred under the Treaty.
- However, a spokesman for Garda management said the move would release an extra man for policing duties in the area.
- This was not a case where the husband had transferred the house to the wife in consideration of her releasing him from all obligations arising out of the marriage.
- The Kilkenny out-half managed to skip out of defence and release his backline who moved the ball quickly up field.
- They're specifically aimed at older people who are property rich but cash poor, ie: those who have a lot of equity wrapped up in their homes but don't want to move in order to release it.
- Beirne decided he had no choice but to temporarily close shop and let his employees go until the Army released him from service.
- But that does not release me, in the future, from the moral obligation of telling the truth.
- You are released from tensions and restrictions when you make important decisions.
- After eight months, I was released from all physical restrictions, such as engaging in contact sports.
- Your blood donation is then released for issue to hospitals once all the tests have come back and are declared negative.
- So will New Delhi's latest move release an invigorating flood of foreign money?
- He plans to work in food service when he's released.
- The lease had come to an end, and both parties were released from their obligations under it.
- The two ships then released all of their escape pods, effectively hiding the one with Brimstone and his second in command.
- He joined Everton on a free transfer last week, having been released from United during the summer.
- In the depths of misery, Aladdin polishes a dirty, battered lamp which is lying on the cave floor and releases the Genie of the Lamp, who sets him free from the cave and promises to grant his every wish.
- The Americans took over from two French divisions, releasing them to move to a more active section.
- You are released from restrictions and limitations, as old fears do not trouble you any more.
- If he declines, you may ask and publish his reasons, but they cannot release you of your obligation to correct your error in publishing his misleading words.
- You should also be aware that some lease contracts include a buy-out clause to release you from your obligations to the management company at the end of the agreed lease period.
2(statement/information/figures/report) hacer público(information/report/figures/statement) dar a conocer(book/record) sacar (a la venta)(movie) estrenar
- This poem is one among a collection of her works released recently at a function in the city.
- Over 80% of requests resulted in the information requested being released either in full or in part.
- The film is due to feature both local and international actors, but no further information has been released.
- Because this year at least one music company will be releasing CDs that positively invite copying - within limits.
- They will mull it over when they know the song's chart position after it is released on September 1.
- Once back in camp, the tags were removed, thus releasing the location to other hunters.
- There is huge commercial pressure to release GM foods onto the market.
- Later this year a high school version of the site will be released for free use in the classroom.
- Police released the newest information yesterday, after investigators unearthed fresh clues about the suspect's whereabouts.
- Under pressure Howard and Reith wanted to release the video to back their case.
- Production was completed in late autumn and the film was released in September 1968.
- The first set of products and services are expected to be available mid-2002, when further information will be released.
- So they have been gradually, in response to a lawsuit with information requests, releasing some of those images.
- The police have an obligation to release that information.
- The new machines are officially released today and further models will be unveiled on 1 February.
- I get a nice warm feeling knowing that I am able to help other people in the free software community by releasing these little bits of code.
- The FBI said it arrested the tipster in Mexico, but released no other information.
- When you're one of the greatest rappers in the world, you're going to be facing some pressure when you're releasing the first solo album of your career.
- Second, we said we will release our income tax returns by the end of the month.
- This work will be released later in free, electronic editions of the book.
- I mean do you think right now too much information is being released?
- We feel that the drivers need some work before the game is released in order to remove the hitching we were experiencing at all resolutions on any video card that we threw at this title.
- Both books will be released at a function to be held at the Maharaja's College on August 25.
- Stamps of flying birds were released to denote the return of Prince Akihito from his overseas trip in 1953.
- Never having ceased to release albums, his comeback is more in terms of style than presence.
- Newly released documents are available to guide practices that fall in gray areas.
- The partial success of this debut album was likely due to the fact that the album was only released in their hometown and not distributed to the rest of Canada until the following year.
- An expected strong rebound in Japanese machinery orders data, released during afternoon trading, failed to materialize.
- In the last few weeks, a large amount of ugly, malicious information has been released into the media about me.
- This information was released last week by the Central Statistics Office.
- As far as I know, the studio is not releasing the film into theaters domestically.
- For example, they'll buy a stock after-hours when a positive earnings report is released, hoping for a gap up on the following trading day.
- Does this imply that if a company releases a ‘faulty’ patch which disables your machine that you can sue them?
- When you can absorb that much information, you can then release it freely and quickly.
- The company released its cash flow figures for the month of October last Thursday which showed a decrease of $43,000.
- The vast majority of independently produced films never get released.
- Kerry, who in the past has called for full disclosure of rivals' tax returns, is under pressure to release his wife's records.
- Newly released documents raise questions about the Supreme Court nominee's position on women's rights.
- No information has yet been released from an autopsy on Monday.
- He added that the college's ethical commission would soon release an ‘official position report’ so that Catalan doctors were aware of how to act.
3(emit, disseminate)(gas) despedirplants release oxygen through their leaves — las plantas liberan / desprenden oxígeno a través de las hojas
- When it is released, it increases blood flow to the affected area.
- Then the second arm gripped the pipe at ground level and began lifting it while the first one released it and moved back.
- He glared up at the girl as he released her arm and moved away from the bed in a swift, fluid movement.
- He briefly captured my bottom one and then released it, moving to my temple and kissing me there.
- Tom stood erect the instant they were released, the sheer sweet sound of Mrs. Malz's voice releasing them was verbal-nectar.
- Almost as soon as she closed her eyes she was asleep, but Angel kept beside her, not moving, not releasing her hand.
- He smirked as he gingerly sat up, looking at Lashana when she released his hand and moved to help him.
- Without another word, the girl released Napoleon, allowing the French general to drop to the dirt.
- Samuel nodded and released her allowing her to walk upstairs to Marie.
- It appears the adipocytes of obese individuals release free fatty acids even in the presence of insulin.
- These plaques can rupture, releasing substances that cause blood flowing in the coronary artery to clot.
- Julian didn't move instead he released his grip on his sister's shoulder.
- Composure slowly seeped back into the aggressive man, enabling him to gently release his captive from his tight and trembling grasps.
- Koda apologised, starting to move but not releasing his hold on Jamie's hand.
- Glen released Dimero, allowing him to run to Nataki, the others following.
- Word after word flowing from her, releasing the emotions she never allowed herself to show, because showing emotions was dangerous.
- He released her shoulders and allowed her to move next to him.
- When blood sugar rises, the pancreas releases insulin to move glucose out of the blood into the muscle where it is stored for energy.
- She nodded and, releasing my hand, moved cautiously forward.
- Fortunately for Jonny and myself the dark looks faded off Nicky and Val's faces and they allowed Josh to release them and move onto Jonny without making a scene.
4.1(let go)(bomb) arrojarhe released his grip on her — la soltó
- The quick disconnect brake line on the trailer was then released, relieving the pressure on the drum.
- When the key falls back as the finger releases it, the hammer returns to its initial position, ready to strike again.
- The scene appears at this position after you release the mouse button.
- It's really a joystick that jumps back to the home position when you release it.
- Reverse the motion to release the weight and return to the start.
- It is released in response to pressure/volume overload resulting in increased wall tension.
- Catherine's hand struggled desperately to move, trying to release the increasing pressure on her throat.
4.2(clutch/brake) soltarto release the shutter — disparar
1.1(from prison, captivity)puesta en libertad feminineliberación femininehe negotiated his release from the contract — gestionó que se le condonaran las obligaciones emanadas del contrato
- his death was a merciful release — su muerte fue una bendición
- Community Probation Service regional manager Heather Mackie said it was confident the man's accommodation met the conditions of his release.
- Of course, he knew what to charge in these days of globalisation, and had it not been for Marchizu's release on parole, the community would never have been able to afford him.
- We will be able to hit a moving target, or even a target that is stationary at weapons release but attempts to escape as the weapon is in-flight.
- People sentenced to life imprisonment are not included as they are placed under lifelong probation supervision as a condition of temporary release.
- I am all about maintaining the rights and freedoms of Canadians but why isn't treatment a condition of his release?
- Police opposed bail, but the Magistrate agreed to his release on the condition he pay a surety and comply with other bail conditions.
- Victims would also have a say in bail applications, applications for early release and parole for criminals under the party's plans.
- The materiality of the paint and the sticky pull and release of the printing process showed a rough and ready formalism at work.
- Mr Browne said they were told there was no question of an announcement on their release until certain conditions had been met.
- Greenhouse nitrous oxide release, which results from fertiliser and pulse crop nitrification, remains the subject of ongoing research.
- The court set for 16 September a hearing for an application for his release on bail.
- The process of gaining early release created a complicated and intriguing paper trail.
- In this painting, joy, rapture, release, and escape are all terms that become important, even if their value is always of the verge of becoming equivocal.
- On the 42nd hour, I spoke with a court-appointed lawyer who told me the courts were deliberately slowing the process of our release.
- I also have the person do special ‘bodywork’ stretching and emotional release movement processes before and during the sessions.
- Negotiations by the EU and the US led to their release on condition they be exiled to Europe.
- She called on the government to speed up the process of release for hundreds of political prisoners still in jail.
- Those that attend can qualify for early release on parole after one third of their term has been served while those who refuse will be made to serve their full term.
- Judges help set the conditions of release and oversee a parolee's progress.
- He sought release on bail while he appealed his conviction and sentence.
1.2(of funds, personnel)cesión feminine
1.3(of claim, right)cesión feminine
- Only if that settlement and release is set aside would it be open to the plaintiff to re-litigate those issues.
- The third benefit for Mrs Smith was her husband's release of property claims.
- There was no deed of release, no terms of settlement; your client just accepted that money, and, presumably there is some rule of court that deals with that.
- I have been advised by my bank manager that any release of money needs to be authorised by the solicitors who initiated the freezing injunction.
- By cross-motion the plaintiff sought a declaration that the settlement and final release were void.
2.1(of book) publicación feminine(of record) puesta en venta feminine(of movie) estreno masculinein / (British) on general release — en todos los cines
- The film is due for release in UK cinemas sometime next year.
- Neither was much liked on release - his curmudgeonly socialism was out of step with the times - but hindsight may teach us to value them better.
- It has only just gone on release in the US and does not reach UK cinemas until January.
- The single went on release last Friday, July 26 and is expected to shoot into the Irish top 40 within the next fortnight.
- This protocol will be disseminated widely and will guide the survey and scoring process after its release.
- Zwick laid down this track just days after the film's initial U.S. release.
- Critics across the country savaged the film upon its initial release, dismissing it as directionless and dreary.
- One trailer available on the original release of the film is not included here, but to no great loss.
- They are ready for talks provided the distributors lift the ban on release of films on or before February 7.
- As for all the bugs that were found after the release, again this is management's fault for NOT having a proper testing process before release.
- Ware hopes to have the study results ready for release by the fall of 2002.
- It is hoped that the difficulty of finding these recordings in stores does not have an impact on the future recording and release of many more musicals.
- The crowds grew in size and confidence, and began to demand the immediate release of the results.
- Needless to say, we shall be monitoring its process, from US release, through to our verdict and its fate come the Awards season.
- The single goes on release nationally on Monday, August 8, and will be available through all record shops.
- Even though the album has been on release since last year, it was always Kevin's intention to hold a launch night in honour of the occasion.
- But Brundtland handled the release of the report poorly.
- With their debut album not on release until very recently it's surprising - and welcome - that the place is as full as it is.
- The too objective script leaves audiences not knowing whether Madeleine was a murderess or not, and this fact contributed to the film's failure on release.
- At the same time, these types of records are awkward and time-consuming for officials to process for release.
2.2(record, movie)new releases — (records) novedades discográficas feminine
3(of gas)escape masculine
4.1(action)the release of the brakes — la acción de soltar el freno
- the release of the clutch — el desembrague
- Next, point the camera at the other extreme and once again half press the release.
- A photographer can point his camera at a subject and press the release down.
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