In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(state)aislamiento masculineto live in seclusion — vivir recluido / aislado
- Cows have their counter-strategies, leaving the group to live in seclusion when they are calving.
- At the same time, authorities couldn't hold such a prominent figure in seclusion for interrogation indefinitely.
- Jimmy Connors is not Howard Hughes, but has spent a good deal longer in seclusion.
- And it's going to be quite a buzz because the twins have been in seclusion and they have been out of the public eye.
- Without security, regardless of their legitimate rights, women will be fearful and will choose to remain in seclusion.
- The family here in Utah has stayed in seclusion throughout its ordeal, shutting the door to the news media.
- Those with the least to reveal are the ones most interested in seclusion.
- This is a very extraordinary thing, because the family really has been in seclusion for the past 24 hours.
- In about eight miles of Lancaster, there are about 25,000 Amish living in seclusion.
- Living on an island usually means living in seclusion, the water on all sides disconnecting inhabitants from the rest of the world and all of modernity.
- She retired to her native Tiverton in 1801 and lived in seclusion until her death in 1809.
- Now he lives in seclusion in Kent, a practising magistrate who writes frequently for the Tablet.
- After a day in seclusion, relatives of executed American hostage Paul Johnson Jr. released a statement.
- Women went from being autonomous individuals to subservient beings living in seclusion.
- The initiates themselves must remain in seclusion during the sometimes grueling training.
- Cpl Hassoun's relatives in Utah have been in seclusion since the report of his death was issued on Saturday.
- Just a few months ago you were in seclusion on a mountaintop with small goats keeping you company.
- I believe that the son speaks for so many sons and daughters out there, living out this nightmare in seclusion.
- Such interest is anathema to Sun Wen, a quietly spoken intellectual who enjoys writing poetry in seclusion.
- These monks live in seclusion, and study the ways of the giant squid.
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