In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Military(arms/town) rendir(arms/town) entregar
2formal(hand over)(ticket/document) entregar
3(relinquish)(right/claim) renunciar a
1(army/soldier) rendirseto surrender to sb — entregarse a algn
- he surrendered to the police — se entregó a la policía
- he had not surrendered to idleness — no se había dejado vencer por la pereza
1(idleness/indulgence) dejarse vencer porjust surrender yourself to the music — déjate llevar por la música
1(capitulation)rendición femininecapitulación feminine
- With no emperor, there would be no one with the authority to surrender.
- It is an example of a leader and a party that will surrender the right of this country to make decisions according to its own values and its own judgments.
- The singer surrendered to authorities in Santa Barbara, California, this past week.
- However, he was a soldier true at heart and would never surrender without resisting with all the means at his disposal.
- Concerns, comments, discussions, and debates must be welcome and be out in the open, so that we do not surrender our rights once again.
- We have surrendered the rights of majority to appease minorities.
- Noriega eventually surrendered voluntarily to U.S. authorities.
- To frighten the people sufficiently that they will gladly surrender their individual rights and those of their neighbors for the promise of security, you have to atomize them.
- Will they be satisfied if the Territories be unconditionally surrendered to them?
- Some of these organizations caused their opponents serious discomfiture and served notice that the landlords were not going to surrender their rights and privileges without a fight.
- If you're going to surrender your passport, you can't leave the country.
- They never surrender without a fight, and the review process will add to their armoury.
- Farmers sought the protection of powerful lords and in return surrendered certain rights and control over their lands.
- They surrendered peacefully to police after demanding asylum and meeting a United Nations representative.
- The day of his accident, Glover had signed the waiver, surrendering any right to sue the company.
- Any such rights were surrendered the moment an attack was carried out.
- He thus surrendered his rights to claim severance pay and termination pay pursuant to the procedure under the ESA.
- By late September, NATO seeks to gather 3,300 weapons voluntarily surrendered by the rebel National Liberation Army.
- I thought they had already surrendered all rights to privacy.
- In 1931, the French Government was forced to surrender its rights of jurisdiction to the local government.
- The criteria they appear to be using is that any nation that either actively sponsors, gives shelter to or ‘turns a blind eye’ to terrorist activities effectively surrenders its sovereign rights.
- This isn't a war against an enemy that will surrender and move on.
- Though the garrison surrendered without much of a fight, many were still put to the sword.
- Charles would never have surrendered his divine right.
- Two days later, on May 2, 1945, all enemy forces in Italy surrendered unconditionally.
- The suit demanded that Seaman surrender the rights to 374 photos he took of the Lennon family and pay unspecified damages.
- Women are seized and only released when a male relative wanted by the authorities surrenders.
- On shore the British moved against the armoured brigade which soon surrendered with the loss of one life.
- In 1940, the Belgian army surrendered to the invading Germans.
- It all hinges on whether artists are considered to be employees of the labels, and as such obliged to surrender copyright automatically to their labels.
- An indigenous society cannot, as it were, surrender its rights by modifying its way of life.
- The policy, while savage, often meant the next towns along the way would surrender rather than resist.
- At the sight of tank guns, the seemingly stubborn occupants surrendered almost immediately without a fight.
- The Japanese refused to unconditionally surrender to allied forces.
- Enemy soldiers can also surrender and go home as civilians as soon as the war is over.
- Now, the merciless enemy commander wants to surrender.
- He was severely wounded during the fighting and was arrested once the rebels had surrendered.
- Attorneys later took up his appeal on the grounds that he had surrendered his rights under duress.
- Six confessed militants who surrendered to authorities under a government amnesty in July have since been released.
- The more infrastructure destroyed, the more quickly the enemy is willing to surrender, or so the theory goes.
2(submission)I call that a surrender to pressure from the right — para mí eso es claudicar ante las presiones de la derecha
- in passionate surrender — en una entrega apasionada
3formal(handing over)feminine entregafeminine renunciasurrender of property — cesión de bienes
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