In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(radically different)(idea/design/system) revolucionario
- That appointment was revolutionary, for never in its more than one hundred years in St Lucia had a native son held the top job.
- By focusing on the superficial, they missed what is truly revolutionary about the game.
- Sounds awful touchy-feely, but sometimes the most revolutionary ideas are touchy-feely.
- Why are you so convinced that his new work will be so revolutionary?
- I'd heard that it was a science fiction classic, with revolutionary ideas about free love and community.
- Later, after the move to London, the revolutionary changes in publishing technology, there was no longer any such cause.
- Through a revolutionary computer mock-up of the development potential tenants can now take a virtual tour of the building.
- Mr Carroll and his colleagues recently spoke of their work at a meeting in London and the revolutionary approach left a huge impression.
- I think it's going to be quite revolutionary in the corporate world.
- The reforms that started in 1991, are bringing in more and more revolutionary changes.
- Most farmers are really interested in innovation, but automatic milking might seem too revolutionary.
- And the most revolutionary changes are taking place in the field of education.
- Can rap be reformed to become a truly revolutionary cultural movement?
- Yoko Ltd manufactures a revolutionary bonnet which is designed to make life more comfortable for premature babies.
- Doctors in Britain are set to start trials of a revolutionary treatment for heart disease using stem cells, it emerged yesterday.
- And they had a more revolutionary idea: They might help patients recover from relapses once they happened.
- They started painting outdoors, which itself was considered to be quite revolutionary.
- In fact, he thought, their hostility was often proof of the revolutionary nature of his ideas.
- Electronic B2B services seem revolutionary, but in fact they are really nothing new.
- While a video might not seem revolutionary, the execution was.
- Within the class, only the ‘alienated’ worker is truly revolutionary.
- Later the revolutionary government concurred and the place was razed.
- Radical coups introduce potentially revolutionary changes into society and place members of the armed forces into positions of unquestioned control.
- He became a revolutionary socialist when he was a young journalist working on Scotland's Daily Record.
- Calle San Sebastian still heaves, though the revolutionary fervour seems to have evaporated.
- The idea of embarking upon yet more revolutionary upheaval seemed anathema.
- Last but not least was the fact that the revolutionary movements were isolated internationally.
- Wilson made his address primarily in response to the revolutionary upheaval in Russia.
- Two hundred years ago, revolutionary fervour burnt this church to the ground.
- Even revolutionary politics may be articulated in terms of constitutional categories.
- He became a political activist in the mid-1950s when revolutionary socialism faced a double challenge.
- He warns that revolutionary struggle is difficult, but that winning is ‘the hardest of all’.
- Will new wars result or new revolutionary movements?
- Epidemic smallpox surfaced first in Boston, that hotbed of revolutionary fervor.
- A wave of revolutionary fervour swept across Europe affecting the Fife coalfields powerfully.
- Both forces styled themselves as revolutionary armies on the Soviet model.
- She finally leaves her family to join a revolutionary theatre group.
- Brion was by no means the only pundit predicting some form of revolutionary upheaval.
- From the beginning of the wars he had been puzzling over the performance of the French revolutionary armies.
- In fact, they were acting not as revolutionary socialists but as mere trade unionists.
1revolucionario masculinerevolucionaria feminine
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