In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1introspección feminineafter a great deal of soul-searching — después de un profundo examen de conciencia
- With prayer and much soul-searching, Hobson examined his state before God and his motives for seeking office as a minister in the church.
- These people need to do some serious soul-searching.
- There's something about lording over personal servants that lends itself to deep soul-searching.
- I've been doing a lot of thinking and soul-searching lately, and I'm not sure I like what I'm discovering.
- Much soul-searching, tactical strategising and ideological debates have been taking place within the activist community.
- Obviously, in Britain and elsewhere, it has lead to a certain amount of soul-searching about whether multiculturalism has worked.
- After much consideration and soul-searching, it was clear that I no longer had any feelings for my ex-wife.
- Basically, what I'm trying to say, is, after careful deliberation and soul-searching, I work alone.
- They did a lot of soul-searching after the deal fell apart and concluded that they had to expand their horizons.
- It took a great deal of meticulous soul-searching for Franklin to conclude that he was sick of being part of the establishment.
- We are, very simply, unprepared for dealing with pangs of shame or for undertaking spiritual soul-searchings.
- After a divorce, a person may be in the process of healing or deep soul-searching.
- And for me at a personal level, it caused I think a deep desire to do soul-searching, like it did for a lot of people.
- As he began what at first looked like typical adolescent soul-searching, his parents stayed lovingly supportive.
- I have a lot of thinking to do, a lot of soul-searching to find my motives for wanting to do this and for why I haven't already.
- After a great deal of soul-searching, I finally arrived at a conclusion.
- The planning of any home begins with a great deal of soul-searching.
- The experience was a time of deep reflection and soul-searching.
- Last night, in a room full of poets, I found their endless raw emotionalism and soul-searching really irksome.
- There is a great deal of soul-searching, it seems, but not to the detriment of the listeners' enjoyment, for the music is far from downbeat.
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