In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(confirmed)(teetotaller/enemy/atheist) declarado(atheist/enemy/teetotaller) acérrimo
- Through lies and misunderstanding this results in him becoming the sworn enemy of his own mother.
- This country was owned by a sworn enemy of Richard - Duke Leopold of Austria.
- My mother and stepmother are sworn enemies owing to my mother's treatment of my stepsister when we were small.
- It requires you sit down and strike deals not with your friends, but with your sworn enemies.
- She was still my sworn enemy who was trying to tear me down in whatever way possible.
- They were sworn enemies and officially I don't think they recognised that they used the same data centre.
- Why am I so driven to protect her, she who by definition should be my sworn enemy?
- It may like to be hailed as the saviour of Hindus but not as the sworn enemy of minorities.
- The mention of critics can only bring us to the topic of Nunn's sworn enemy.
- As with nearly every cartoon with a dog or a cat in it, there has to be a representative of their sworn enemies.
- Perhaps worse, he has made a sworn enemy of the man who just happens to be the best fly - fisherman in the Dale.
- It wasn't long before brother and sister were sworn enemies.
- Our sworn opponent may not so much have rejected this truth as failed to grasp it.
- Somehow they blamed each other, deciding their sworn enemy was the sole reason for their anger.
- They must provide hospitality to anyone who asks even if he be a sworn enemy.
2(made on oath)(statement) juradohe gave sworn evidence — declaró / depuso bajo juramento
- All they have to do is to put a sworn statement declaring that they were not part of the process.
- Now, Reid has asked the Thai embassy to allow Care to give a sworn statement to be sent to the Thai judge.
- What did you have in mind when you wrote that sentence in sworn evidence in Australia?
- He said if a woman found she was married to a stranger she would need to submit a sworn affidavit.
- Neither side has asserted that the sworn evidence is inherently improbable.
- The claim was denied by Mr Ashcroft, who also gave sworn testimony yesterday.
- Mr Griffin, you say at every point of her sworn evidence in her father's trial she said she did it for herself?
- Hochhuth claimed that he had sworn statements from secret informers witnessed by eminent academics.
- There was no reference to this meeting in any of the developer's sworn statements to the tribunal.
- Don't we have the right, even duty, to be outraged if they betray our trust and their own sworn oaths?
- Which is why it is usually the kind of question that needs some sworn evidence attached to it.
- Judging by their sworn statements, Smith will always get the benefit of the doubt before a jury of his peers.
- The judge asked the witness to be brought back again and give a sworn statement again.
- The only thing that will give us the answers seems to be a sworn inquiry.
- Since then, Davis has gathered hundreds of court records and the sworn testimony of two dozen witnesses.
- She did not have the funds to take him to court and she saw no benefit in going to court after she got his sworn information.
- The act obliges people making personal injury claims to make a sworn affidavit of their claim.
- Her husband, in turn, forfeits any paternity claims over children born subsequent to their sworn oaths.
- He then stated that he was pretty sure that he did not receive the sworn information, but that he did not recall it.
- The article was based on a sworn statement not so far adduced in evidence at Dublin Castle.
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