In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(band)feminine correamasculine suavizadorfeminine correafeminine correafeminine agarraderashoe strap — tira del zapato feminine
- All over her were cuts and her clothing was ripped by the impact of the whip's leather strap.
- The canteen was a hard leather flask with straps to tie it to a belt.
- A light rain falls on her shoulders as she pulls her purse up by its leather strap and sighs.
- She took a leather strap and buckled it around my wrist, attaching the dagger to it, pulling the sleeve down to conceal the weapon.
- I am quite sure however, that shampoo and leather straps would be involved at certain points in the process.
- It had school satchel style leather straps and buckles instead of Velcro or twist fasteners.
- Combined with a fetching ensemble of white leather belts and straps, the effect is arresting.
- Adrian also says the hawk is trailing leather straps which tied it to a perch.
- You never had to think about ribbon belts or decorative bra straps.
- Two clips sat on either side of the leather carry strap.
- Carry handbags with short straps; those that sling a long way down are easy targets
- He slipped it back into the scabbard and then picked up the streamlined sniper rifle, slinging it over his shoulder by its leather strap.
- Velcro closures keep the case securely closed, and there's a strap for belt carry.
- Slung across his shoulder on a leather strap was a wicker basket.
- The leather strap of her shoulder holster had been oiled.
- They wore wine satin ballerina-length dresses with shoestring straps, and carried smaller versions of the bride's bouquet.
- But the leather straps are splattered with paint from foolishly decorating in them once, so they could really do with an entire replacement at some point.
- Over his battle tunic went the clean white leather belts and honest straps.
- The painting shows the collectors transporting the trees in large clay pots carried on straps.
- My mother swayed over to the door in her black leather shoes, straps strangling her white ankles and heels.
2shoulder straptirante masculinebretel masculine Southern Cone
3British(punishment)to give sb the strap — darle a algn con la correa
1(tie)atar con una correasujetar con una correaamarrar con una correa Latin America River Plateto strap oneself in — ponerse / abrocharse el cinturón de seguridad
- I strapped up my trunk — le puse la correa al baúl
- But isn't it against the law to have a small child not be strapped into a car seat?
- However, Jack Sanderson, the test pilot, says this will not bother him because he will be securely strapped in and too busy to notice.
- He set off into the woods, and strapping the bag around his neck, he stopped near a rabbit's warren.
- He said the problem of children not being strapped into cars seemed to be particularly acute in Bradford.
- Later, strapped into our positions we descend through the cloud, our stomachs bouncing as we hit the turbulence.
- And only hours after yesterday's tragedy in Lincolnshire firefighters had to strap a car to a fire engine to stop it falling on to the East Coast mainline.
- If you fancy carrying Labradors and green wellies in the back of this car, make sure they are securely strapped in.
- The spokeswoman added that the crew might have to wait for hours strapped in sitting positions before blast-off.
- She sighed and stuffed a few essentials into a small drawstring bag, and strapped the sword and dagger around her waist.
- He once more shook his head and strapped his supply bag over his shoulder.
- The large man took another short pull from the bag and then strapped it back in place by the side of his pack.
- He'd been strapped securely, according to the guy who'd put him in the harness, to a soldier's back for the descent.
- They're strapped into a special car seat for the bike.
- She put ice in a bag, and strapped it to her back with clear shipping tape.
- I clamber onto the roof, helping to strap bags down with small bits of rope and bandanas.
- The guns and knives were securely strapped to the many compartments of the bag assuring his own safety.
- Thorn tightly strapped the bags and items to her mare's back.
- After strapping the shoes securely to my feet, I ran down the stairs and to my black truck.
- If I was going to climb to altitude in a plane with a wing about to come off, I certainly wanted my parachute leg straps fastened!
- The upper level contained gear, strapped, buckled and secured for the flight, every inch of space utilized for the transport.
2BritishMedicinevendarshe strapped my ankle — me vendó el tobillo
- After liposuction, the treated area will be firmly strapped with bandages or elasticated tape.
- Other treatments you can carry out at home include strapping the damaged joint, for example using an elastic knee support.
- He crossed the line in four hours 53 minutes on April 18, having run all the way with his knee strapped up.
- Yes, I tore ligaments in my ankle which, strapped up, made it almost impossible to surf competitively.
- On the bench, Claudio Reyna's left leg is all strapped up.
- His injured joint was bruised purple and green and strapped up like Tutankhamun.
- He was also battling injury, with his calf strapped up, but he had the advantage of a surface that played to his strengths.
- Last year, Borovikova tore a ligament in her shoulder, but she simply strapped up her arm and carried on with the Sleeping Beauty tour.
- Back in '83, they were strapped up with bandages by the final Test.
- His hand was strapped up and he played on, such is the mentality in rugby league, and it was only afterwards that an X-ray revealed he had broken the bone.
- It took several minutes for the game to resume as his leg was strapped by the ambulance crew.
- He is still on anti-inflammatory drugs and would have his shoulder strapped up for the game.
- Although he completed the round his wrist was later strapped up and the early opinion of his management company was that he could be out of action for some time.
- PG has hobbled off to work, leg strapped up and looking none too fit for the job to be honest and I'm about to do the same.
- ‘His arm's all strapped up at the moment and he'll probably need a lot of physiotherapy,’ his brother said.
- ‘The ankle is all strapped up but the damage has been done,’ he said.
- If the sprain is in a finger, it also helps if you strap the injured finger to the next larger finger to it.
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