In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1empujarsacarclavarhe thrust her against the wall — la empujó contra la pared
- she thrust her head out of the window — sacó la cabeza por la ventana
- he thrust out his chest — sacó pecho
- to thrust sth at sb
- she thrust the book at me — me tendió el libro bruscamente / con agresividad
- to thrust sth into sth
- he thrust his knife into the bundle — clavó su cuchillo en el fardo
- he thrust his sword into the ground — clavó / hincó su espada en la tierra
- he thrust his hands into his pockets — se metió las manos en los bolsillos
- they thrust him into the room — lo metieron a la fuerza en la habitación
- he was thrust into the role of … — le impusieron el papel de …
- she thrust the thought to the back of her mind — apartó la idea de la cabeza
- he thrust his way into the crowded hall — entró abriéndose paso a empujones entre la gente que abarrotaba la sala
- He sounded rather quizzical and calm despite the equivalent of an Uzi being thrust at his throat.
- It was a woman photographer, with dyed blonde hair showing from beneath her headscarf, who thrust me most violently out of her way.
- A black van pulled up, badges were thrust at me after the door opened, and I hopped in.
- She gasped suddenly, thrusting a hand to her head, pushing back her styled hair abruptly and entangling her fingers in it.
- Suddenly being thrust on to the opposite side of the fence was something of a culture shock.
- I shot him a look, but was soon ambushed by a sheaf of papers being thrust at me.
- This endless cycle of doctors being thrust at you like hot bullets from a machine gun has far too much potential for deadly mishaps and malpractice.
- I'm there again, fighting at the bar for a drink and suddenly a hand is thrust in front of me.
- Burly Paddy, who's at the helm, suddenly thrusts a fishing rod into my hand.
- I've got a huge family and suddenly she has been thrust into the middle of this completely different way of life.
- Suddenly she thrust her fist forward and struck the wall.
- An empty, demanding hand is thrust at us, and we press money into it.
- It was the shot line, and without thinking he thrust out his hand to grab it.
- So how does such a creative, quietly self-possessing group of young men handle the fame and fortune that has so suddenly been thrust upon them this year?
- He was living the rock and roll lifestyle, going to endless parties where free champagne was thrust at him and he took advantage of it.
- Then the bowl is thrust at me with battered wooden chopsticks and a porcelain spoon.
- A full paper bag was thrust at her, and the door shut, leaving her in stifled silence.
- It was only through the abdication of Edward VIII in 1936, that, suddenly, she was thrust into the limelight, and became our Queen.
- Rae dropped his sword from tired, numb fingers, and he saw the Guardian's blade sail through the air as it was thrust at his chest.
- They wax garrulous when mikes are thrust at them, and queue up, or SMS furiously to get on to reality shows.
- Suddenly, John is thrust into a whole new world of motion, music, camaraderie and passion.
1(with sword)dar estocadasto thrust at sb — tirarle una estocada a algn
2(push)he thrust past me — pasó por mi lado apartándome bruscamente
- the army thrust south — el ejército se abrió camino hacia el sur
1.1(with sword)estocada feminine
- Chiyotaikai, who was handed his fourth straight loss of the 15-day tourney, went on the attack in the penultimate bout with a barrage of arm thrusts.
- Another blow cracked at her backside, and a sweeping thrust knocked her off her feet.
- He took this chance to land a quick thrust to the shoulders.
- Likewise, contrary to the misapprehensions of fencing historians, thrusts were not delivered in stabbing or jabbing action.
- Michael parried the weapon with a quick thrust from his left arm and launched his tightened right fist forward.
- Instead of parrying, Celia crouched under the blade's arc and reprised with an upward thrust of her own weapon.
- For several minutes he ducked and dived under knife thrusts, but he was tiring fast and couldn't see how he could seriously retaliate, short of disarming the man.
- It wasn't long before I began to predict the frogs' underwater routes by watching the wakes left by the powerful thrusts of their hind legs.
- He paused before delivering a powerful thrust that skewered the water creature beyond healing.
- Flying prey can be caught by the crocodilians leaping into the air with thrusts of their powerful tail.
- Like most herons, they capture prey with sudden thrusts of their bills.
- She pulled back on the spear and launched it forward, but I blocked the thrust with my sword.
- With a powerful thrust of her tail, she pulled him to the surface.
- The duel began with a sudden lunge on his part; the shallow thrust was parried decisively to the right with a thin screech of metal against metal.
- The girl quickly reacted to the man's attack with a strong thrust to the back of his neck.
- Bryce's shout brought him out of the darkness with a violent thrust of his arm.
- Sidestepping to the left will cause your character to slash in a spinning arc, while rolling forward and attacking initiates a lunging thrust.
- It nearly broke his heart when he heard her cry out in pain as the joint was put back into place by a powerful thrust by his palm.
- At any rate, it must be said that even the best mail and padding would not be proof against a strong thrust from such weapons.
- In individual contests the student is required to execute free techniques against frontal attacks, thrusts, etc.
- He drew his knife and threw himself into a series of lightning-quick thrusts, parries, lunges, and dodges.
- Andris jerked back from the sudden thrust of the blade, but he'd been just a little slow.
- Eventually, if he is successful, he kills the bull with a single thrust between the shoulder blades.
- Lee then began to send a barrage of lightning fast thrusts and she continued to evade every single attack with a large grin on her face.
- Palladini does not agree with those of his colleagues who believe that point thrusts should be executed with an exceptionally long lunge.
1.3(advance, attack)ofensiva feminine
- The first thrust into the city was from the western front.
- The raids of the defenders were generally relieved by big thrusts carried out by forces far superior to those of the attackers.
- They have described massive thrusts by armour from all sides; airborne attacks to take out Baghdad; vast seaborne raids.
- In late March 1942, No.75 Squadron hurriedly deployed to Port Moresby in the face of initial Japanese air thrusts against the city.
- Chelios, in fact, is at his best when he rubs a player out along the boards in his own end to stop an offensive thrust, then sends the puck up the ice to a teammate and joins in the rush.
- Sparta still carry the greater thrust from midfield.
- If an attacker can be made to believe that his offensive thrust will fail, then the defense will not be challenged.
- He leaped; a powerful thrust of his wings bore him away from his assailant.
- Then, as Tolbukhin parried further German armoured thrusts, Malinovsky mounted an attack on Buda.
- By participating in such activities, the ‘new’ Irish domestic servant countered the thrust of forced assimilation.
- Spectators did not have to wait long for the thrust of the second half to manifest itself.
- As they go into battle, simultaneous armoured thrusts will be launched from Kuwait and Turkey.
- The occasional offensive thrusts were, in fact, part of an overall defensive scheme adopted to allow the general and his staff to determine how best to counter the tribesmen.
- After repelling Oxford's more determined thrusts, City broke free from their shackles as a Richard Hope shot from 25 yards was deflected wide for a corner.
- Then, starting on April 3, U.S. divisions began making violent thrusts into Baghdad, first seizing the airport.
- A criticism levelled at Inveraray is that the attacking thrust is often thwarted by over-elaboration among the forwards.
- At the time, Dr. Ink praised this move as gutsy, a daring thrust into enemy territory.
2(general direction)this is consistent with the thrust of their reforms — esto es coherente con el carácter / la tendencia general de sus reformas
- the (main) thrust of the report is that … — la idea central del informe es que …
3.1(impetus)empuje masculinefuerza feminine
- After liftoff, at nearly 100 percent of rated thrust, the engine throttles back momentarily.
- A solar-powered ion engine could therefore not compete with the large thrust of a chemical rocket.
- The engines available back then were going to have to be pushed about 20 percent to get the kind of thrust needed, according to Dassault.
- When a propeller produces thrust, aerodynamic and mechanical forces are present that cause the blade to vibrate.
- The goal of a turbofan engine is to produce thrust to drive the airplane forward.
- Ion propulsion is a method of propulsion that uses electrical rather than chemical forces to generate thrust for a spacecraft.
- The propulsive thrust that can be produced by these types of waves has been calculated.
- Quickly the acceleration compensators countered the thrust of the engines, and he was comfortable again.
- Very large, lightweight propellers provide sufficient thrust to keep the airship on station.
- But with enough rocket thrust and the correct positioning, you come back to earth.
- Most (but not all) commercial jets have reverse thrust, which redirects engine thrust to help stop the aircraft.
- The thrust vector control is fully integrated into the digital flight control system.
- The idea is to be as frictionless as possible, so you don't need much forward thrust to get moving.
- The burn marks at the site did not indicate sufficient thrust to lift a large vehicle, according to Hynek.
- The thrust of the turbo-jet engine was limited at high Mach numbers by the allowable turbine inlet temperature.
- The pilot, however, coolly opened his throttles and used the forward thrust of his engines to pull him to a stop.
- One of the most important considerations in flight is the balance of forces maintained between thrust, drag, lift, and weight.
- Scientists scoffed at jets, believing they couldn't generate enough thrust to fly.
- In either case, the total thrust of the trijet will be more than 18,000 lb.
- This stroke must generate thrust as well as lift; it requires an airfoil with aerodynamic integrity.
3.2Aviation Aerospace Nauticalpropulsión feminine
- The tubes resist lateral thrust caused by bead-cable tension forces that are contained within the overall assembly.
- However, these geometries will exist only in a patch in the roof thrust.
- Its main longitudinal arch thrust is held by six pre-stressed concrete ties, which are fixed into the abutment foundations.
- The result is for the roof thrust to have a greater chance of being folded.
- To resist lateral thrust, the design includes tie beams of posttensioned concrete beneath the foundation slab.
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