In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1pantalón del equipo (de deportes) masculinepantalón del chándal masculine Mexico Spainpantalón de los pants masculinepantalón del jogging masculine River Platepantalón del buzo masculine Chilepantalón de la sudadera masculine Colombia
- She threw her hair up into a ponytail, and quickly put on sweatpants and a sports tank top.
- I own countless tank tops and sweatpants picked up cheaply at a department store.
- My wet clothes had been traded for a warm pair of sweatpants and a fresh t-shirt.
- She slipped into a T-shirt and a pair of sweatpants she found in one of the drawers.
- He wore a black sleeveless shirt and a pair of drawstring sweatpants.
- In their second performance, they wore black glitter sweatpants and very tiny little tops.
- After my bath I wrapped a towel around myself and entered my bedroom to change into sweatpants and a tank top.
- Vanessa quickly pulled on a sweater and sweatpants before heading down to the kitchen for some late breakfast.
- I know that she would never go into town in her pale grey sweatpants and sage green sweatshirt.
- She had the portable phone in her hand and wore a bathrobe with sweatpants underneath.
- Mr. Marcas was embarrassed to find himself speaking to his superior in sweatpants and no shirt.
- Put him in sweatpants and a ‘world's greatest dad’ t-shirt and no-one would ever know the difference.
- She came out a moment later wearing a pair of sweatpants and a plain white shirt.
- I changed into black sweatpants and a grey tanktop, and crawled into bed as carefully as I could.
- I glided over to my pajama drawer and selected a pair of sweatpants and a tee shirt to wear to bed.
- We both slip into sweatpants and tee shirts, and put our sopping hair up as it drips down the back of our necks.
- Ian returns with a sweatshirt and sweatpants, fleecy and smelling of soap and faint cologne.
- He was wearing a black pair of sweatpants and a light gray shirt that showed off his well built muscles.
- He saw her sitting at the corner of her room in a pair of gray sweatpants and a tank top.
- She let the blanket fall down to the floor and she grabbed a hoodie and a pair of sweatpants from one of his drawers.
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