In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Clothingmasculine trajemasculine terno Chilemasculine vestido Colombiamasculine trajeterno South Americamasculine traje (de chaqueta)masculine traje sastre
- The firm makes fabrics for men's suits and women's tailored garments.
- Even Russian men, whose clothing choice was once limited to polyester business suits or polyester jogging suits, have become fussy dressers.
- Shane gets in to the swing of things by donning a convincing cowboy suit during his performance.
- They watched these two men, and as soon as the bird flew from the nest they began to crawl forward in their gilly suits.
- He was the man in the fire-red jogging suit and the wild processed hair inspired by James Brown.
- In an effort to boost pride in York, it was agreed cabbies should wear smart suits, tailored trousers and black dress shoes in winter.
- He attempted to enter the ship by the funnel but nearly went up in a puff of smoke due to the non fire retardant Santa suit.
- But staff refused to let him back even though he was dressed smartly in his club suit after helping his team beat Mansfield 4-1 on penalties.
- Ideally, you should avoid wearing fully lined suits and jackets on hot summer days.
- He explained that the chemical suits would also be employed in the event of a chemical spill or other incident involving hazardous materials.
- Don't use a powerlifting suit or shirt; special clothing will make you depend more on momentum than on muscle.
- Diving history is illustrated through several odd contraptions, from early submersion suits like the one pictured to modern, state-of-the art technology.
- That is how sportswear manufacturers describe their latest suits designed to help Olympic competitors fight the summer heat in Athens.
- He has a great selection of fabrics, and can design suits in the standard English and American styles, as well as adjust for current trends and your taste.
- For that distinct, chic western look, the outlet has a complete range of suits and jackets made of imported fabric from Italy and Japan.
- He probably also designs those fantastically expensive suits and clothes as well, doodling them down on the backs of team sheets during langours in play.
- The trench coat is a great jacket for workdays, to wear over suits or even sport jackets.
- A two-man recompression chamber was provided, as was a protective suit which would be worn by a sailor called to inspect and destroy unexploded ordnance.
- Dangerous contaminants at the crash site required the team members to wear full rubber protective suits for their safety.
- I tried on new tops, pants, jeans, suits, and jackets and made my selection.
- The man in the pinstriped suit and bowler hat is tapping his silver-topped cane on the breakfast table to emphasise each key point of his masterplan for the future well-being of the nation.
- Sporty looks were attractive, too, in cafe au lait and dark brown leather shorts outfits with turned-up sleeves on the blouses, or skirt suits.
- If you are still clinging to polyester ski pants and an old knit, long sleeved, bike jersey as your race suit, consider Lycra.
- All of it looked familiar - except the shiny, glow-in-the-dark running suits designed by Emilio Sosa.
- The wearing of the jogging suit by the non-jogging public, I contend, is the heralding of the downfall of American society.
- Choose jackets, tailored suits and shirtwaist dresses with straight, classic cuts.
- Cerruti has veered away from innocuous and terribly predictable suits; away from trousers, jacket, belt and shoes in perfect harmony.
- Two men rose from among the audience, one young, in a khaki suit with short trousers, the other older, with a white shirt.
- Here two of the more junior sailors donned their dive suits and swam 500m out to the team's rigid inflatable boat, which was moored off the beach each night.
- Her skirt suits were versatile enough for the office and other social occasions.
- Firefighters again donned protective suits and collected the powder for forensic examination.
- His dress sense too is said to be impeccable, but conservative: wearing well-cut classic suits, and plain shirts.
- He had a spotty complexion and wore a striped T-shirt and blue Reebok track suit.
- In cities, men wear lightweight suits or shirts and trousers that suit Venezuela's climate.
- Sailors dash around in fearnought firefighting suits.
- Today, he clings to memories and a photograph of his dad donning his green flight suit.
- But then, many in those days wore three-piece suits and the vest effectively hid the bottom of the tie.
- City smart looks include neat fit suits, pencil skirts, mini skirts, sleek trousers and fine knitwear.
- My question is, what is the proper shirt-and-tie combo to wear with a pinstriped suit?
- Being cold is no fun, so pack the right diving suit and be damned, but remember that your head is the area of greatest heat loss.
2Lawjuicio masculinepleito masculineto file suit/ bring a suit against sb — llevar a algn a juicio
- Comparatively few litigants bring suits, or defend them, at their own expense.
- It is in the interests of public policy to discourage suits and encourage settlements.
- Plaintiffs' lawyers often turn instead to personal injury suits.
- Since society has a minimal concern with the outcome of such private suits, plaintiff's burden of proof is a mere preponderance of the evidence.
- They are blanketing hundreds of small and large Web sites with lawsuits, threats of suits and demands for licensing payments.
- Such clauses need not prevent the prosecution of meritorious suits.
- The rule would require every malpractice suit to have a certificate of merit.
- However, some of the proposals on the table go far beyond establishing the procedures that govern tort suits brought in federal court.
- The main reason is that only the better off may be able to afford to move into separate accommodation and wait for two years before reaching a property settlement in the divorce suit.
- The Amendment only withholds federal judicial power in suits against the state by citizens of another state, or by citizens or subjects of any foreign state.
- Of course, there is always the sanction of prosecutions or civil suits, and those must always remain the primary sanction for any breach of the criminal or civil law.
- Shareholder suits are designed to be a final, desperation remedy, not a knee-jerk reaction.
- It is because such acts or omissions affect the public at large that they are punishable as offences at common law and are actionable at the suit of the Attorney-General on behalf of the public.
- There is no reason to fear a flood of negligence suits against barristers.
- Lawsuits in particular class-action legal suits, can provide some redress.
- Thus the position now acknowledged is that in an appropriate case a claimant in a negligence suit may establish a prima facie case by relying on the fact of the accident.
- Ads designed to assemble litigants for class action suits represent an explosive area of growth in legal advertising.
- Now, wives routinely join their husbands' personal injury suits to assert their own claims.
- This focuses attention on what in my view is the single important difference between judicial review and civil suit, the differing time limits.
- If a plaintiff wins his suit in public nuisance, he can receive both money damages and injunctive relief.
3dated(in courtship)petición de mano feminineto plead / press one's suit — pedir la mano de algn
- The knight undertakes a love suit to the daughter of Selestinus, a wise emperor in Rome, and certain strange terms are agreed upon between them as the condition of her favor.
- He took the rejection of his suit to the princess hard, and has plotted revenge against those caused the rejection of his suit.
4(in cards)palo masculineto be sb's strong / long suit — ser el fuerte de algn
- to follow suit — (in cards) seguir el palo
- The classic order of suits is hearts above diamonds, and spades above clubs.
- There is no ranking between the suits - so for example the king of hearts and the king of spades are equal.
- If another card is led, it can be played instead of playing one of your other cards of the same suit.
- Therefore the ace of diamonds is the lowest card of its suit when diamonds are not trumps.
- It is generally easiest to divide a deck by suits, and then give each player all the cards of one suit.
- The Hanafunda deck consisted of 48 cards divided in 12 different suits, one for each month of the year.
- These have since been further developed to the four symbols of magical elements, to also be seen on Tarot packs as the four suits.
- The cards are divided into three suits of twelve cards each.
- A ‘straight’ is five cards in consecutive order, any combination of suits.
- The 56 Minor Arcana cards are divided into four suits, much like traditional playing cards.
- The suits for this purpose are ranked Spades, Hearts, Clubs, Diamonds
- On the other hand, if it was a group, you would not need to specify the suits represented by the jokers.
- Like cards, piecepack components are divided into suits: Suns, Moons, Arms, and Crowns.
- The game also rewards your persistence by giving you a new map after beating the diamond suits.
- Samba is a variation in which it is possible to meld cards in sequence in a suit as well as sets of equal cards.
- The other players must all play spades if they can, but players 2 and 3 have no spades and so are allowed to play other suits.
- To a three-card set with two jokers you could add any two of the three missing suits, releasing one of the jokers and forming a closed four-card set.
- All remaining cards from the other two suits are taken out of play.
- If you play this variation, you can sometimes use a joker profitably to lengthen one of your suits.
- Tiles in a set of Chinese dominoes are divided into two suits (Civil and Military).
1(be convenient to, please)(arrangements/time) venirle bien a(time/arrangements) convenirle aTuesday/four o'clock would suit me better — me vendría mejor el martes/a las cuatro
- it would suit me better to start next week — me vendría mejor / me convendría más empezar la semana que viene
- whenever it suits you — cuando te convenga
- she knows what suits her best — sabe lo que le conviene
- it's impossible to suit everybody — es imposible contentar a todo el mundo
- a chateau in France would suit me fine — no le haría ascos a un castillo en Francia
- to suit oneself — hacer lo que uno quiere
- suit yourself! — ¡haz lo que quieras!
2(be appropriate, good for)the job doesn't suit him — el trabajo no es para él / no le va
- such language does not suit a man of God — ese vocabulario no es el que corresponde a / el que se espera de un religioso
- they suit each other very well — son de caracteres muy compatibles
- this cold weather doesn't suit me — este tiempo frío no me sienta bien
- the furniture doesn't suit the house — los muebles no van con la casa
3(look good with)(hairstyle/dress) quedarle bien a(dress/hairstyle) irle bien a Spainthat color really suits you — ese color te queda muy bien / te favorece
- short hair suits the shape of her face — el pelo corto le va bien a su forma de cara
4(adapt)to suit sth to sth/sb — adaptar algo a algo/algn
- industry has to suit design to current fashion — la industria tiene que adaptar el diseño a la moda del momento
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