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(kiss)besote masculine informal
- Forget about the women, half the men in England would have given him a full-blooded, lip-to-lip smacker after our boys destroyed the Germans 5-1 in Munich.
- Does he greet Rummy with a smacker on the forehead?
- It was very emotional and he gave his mum a massive hug and a big smacker on the cheek as soon as she walked in the room.
- Even I got one, a smacker, on the cheek, luckily.
- But little did Trevor Goulden from Coolaney know that he was about to plant a smacker on a real future beauty queen.
- Since the photo-opportunity was invented, MPs have been planting smackers on the heads of innocents.
- Then he tried to be a trendy DJ by mixing it up on a record deck, before landing a smacker on 13-year-old Vicky Hopson.
- They shared their most intimate public one but stopped short of giving each other a full smacker, with part of their lips touching briefly.
- To the top of the crumbling Gormenghastian edifice we climbed, leaned backwards over the abyss and landed a big old smacker on the legendary stone.
- It will not stop them from assuming that, as the clock strikes twelve, you want them to take hold of your face and plant a smacker on your lips.
- His automatic bed cranked him into a sitting position and as he opened his eyes, I gave him a great smacker of a kiss.
- The most memorable death-bed smacker since Hardy stuck one on Nelson was Sergeant Lewis's peck on the forehead of Morse in the morgue.
- She was the first and a big smacker on the lips it was too.
- Nick Barkley descended on his youngest brother, grabbing him in a fierce hug and planting a loud smacker of a kiss on his cheek.
- When we finally arrived at Boyes in Goodramgate, I felt like puckering up in a Pope-like fashion and planting a smacker on the carpet, but I soon discovered this was a difficult, if not impossible dream.
- I just wanna see the guy who gave my granddaughter her first smacker.
- Charlie the parrot puckers up for a smacker as a ‘welcome home’ after a night or two on the tiles.
1.2(mouth)boca femininejeta feminine Latin America informaltrompa feminine South America informal
2.1US (dollar)dólar masculineverde masculine informal
- Some green-haired kid at school payed me a cool 500 smackers to stand guard here, and I'm gonna do just that!
- A thousand smackers to any man, woman or child who can take me on in the ring… Shea!
- So hit the ‘rents up for five smackeroos, and follow the easy steps below.
- The price could actually swell to 415 millions smackers if certain team performance incentives come to fruition in the next few years.
- Two hundred and eighty-eight million smackeroos.
- I lost twenty smackeroos to dear old Rob that first day (I had so much trouble finding my second class that I was actually late.
- And if the thing doesn't work - no offence - how am I supposed to explain 150 billion smackers to the folks down in Texas?
- One hundred and 42 smackers and 50 cents for a two-dollar bet.
- This one is difficult to find and those who have it want thirty smackers and up for it.
- At 40 smackers a month, that's a little much to swallow.
- Twenty smackers will cover a new hairdo for your doll at the store's salon.
2.2British (pound)libra feminine
- But then, it would be a very naive reader who hopes twenty smackers is going to get him all he'll ever need to know about the afterlife.
- And with some early models now coming in at under a thousand smackers, our love might just turn into obsession.
- Cherie came back with thirty thousand smackers in her handbag.
- I'm sure the chance of 80,000 smackers in his back pocket had little to do with it.
- If just ain't worth it for thirty smackers a session.
- So I could have been 180 smackers better off last April if only I'd got my bum in gear and applied for the rebate then.
- He say's he'll give a reward of twenty smackers up to the person who ‘catches’ the canary.
- Ger was landed with two smackers from the two stunners after he came out tops with a pint and a shovel!
- The paper made an expensive legal error which has cost it the thick end of £1.5m smackers.
- These days, a low-risk return of, say, 5% a year will give you a taxable income of £50,000 on a million smackers.
- But when it's done with £35m smackers which you then get to keep, who wouldn't turn the other cheek?
- Still wrecked tired, but got word today I'll be retained for Monday and Tuesday, so that's an extra 500 smackers.
- Yet twenty-five smackers; come on now, that's cheaper than a decent haircut in most places.
- One potential source was Salmond himself, who recently earned 20,000 smackers for a newspaper serialisation.
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