In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(walk heavily)the prisoners tramped along in the rain — los prisioneros marchaban pesadamente bajo la lluvia
- I tramped all over town looking for you — me recorrí toda la ciudad buscándote
2(hike)they tramped all over Belgium — se recorrieron toda Bélgica a pie
- we tramped to the nearest village — fuimos a pie / caminamos hasta el pueblo más cercano
- they went tramping in the mountains — fueron de excursión a la montaña
1(walk around)(town/city) recorrerse (a pie)(town/city) patearse informal
- As summer bled its long days into the shortening evenings of autumn, I'd tramp in reluctantly with feet squidging in wet runners.
- Which is just what one wants when tramping through the snow.
- She and her colleagues spent the next 4 hours tramping around the mountain slopes trying to catch sight of a trogon actually calling.
- I grabbed an ice pick off the sledge and tramped away from the camp towards the face of Portal Mountain.
- He could tramp through deep snow for hours without break, bitching and singing the whole way.
- In September, 54 conscripts were arrested after abandoning their barracks in southern Russia and tramped nearly 35 miles to the city of Volgograd to protest at beatings by their superiors.
2(tread)she tramped mud all over the kitchen floor — ensució / llenó de barro todo el suelo de la cocina
- to tramp the earth down — apisonar la tierra
- Armed with a third key, I tramp up the stairs once more.
- I tramped down the stairs after I mailed my letter.
- She watched as they all tramped past her, avoiding her eye.
- You're tramping through the jungle - you just get a feeling of what you're looking for.
- Brad and Julia tramped up the stairs, each carrying a tray laden with food and cups of coffee.
1.1(vagrant)vagabundo masculinevagabunda feminine
- But then tramps and vagrants manage pretty well without any of those, although one couldn't say most look happy about it.
- The homeless tramp sleeps peacefully on the bench.
- He associated with tramps and beggars, whores and ruffians.
- Deserters from foreign armies, prisoners of war, criminals, vagabonds, tramps, and people whom the crimps had entrapped by fraud and violence were the bulk of the regiments.
- After the tramp had washed his feet and his socks, he tip-toed over the gravel to the grass.
- In this category fall some of the adaptive activities of psychotics, autists, pariahs, outcasts, vagrants, vagabonds, tramps, chronic drunkards and drug addicts.
- My search for tramps has taken a side trip into terra incognita.
- Why wouldn't my attention be attracted by that man, since he was a beggar or a tramp, a veritable rainbow of dark-colored rags?
- Of course he was in exile and did have a great affinity for those kinds of characters, for tramps and vagrants and displaced, placeless people.
- Headway has also been made on getting the homeless off the streets as the amount of tramps and beggars seems minimal in comparison to major UK cities.
- The playground is now taken over by tramps and beggars.
- One of them is the guy the old tramp described.
- The first batch, comprising of 14 children, were handed over by the district administration as part of their drive to clear the town of beggars and tramps.
- I turn around quickly and face what seems to be an old tramp.
- The pair of alcoholic tramps started traveling together near Kansas City in 1998 and eventually made their way to Minneapolis.
- Secondly, how come on the day of the royal visit there wasn't one tramp or beggar to be found on the street?
- I had to face the drunken tramps and the scorn of those wannabe policemen and women: the ticket inspectors.
- I noticed he was wearing those fingerless gloves, usually a bastion of the homeless tramp.
- Armies of transient laborers filled seasonal jobs throughout the country, creating the great era of tramps and hoboes, 1870 to 1920.
- First a drunken tramp got on and started bawling and shouting and generally upsetting people.
1.2US informal (loose woman)mujerzuela femininegolfa feminine Spain informal
- I hold this household together and you better pay me back for what I've done for you and that tramp mother of yours.
- ‘You dirty tramp,’ she screeched, her eyes bugging out.
- She's had a lot of first kisses this year, the little tramp.
- Nevertheless, I will not fear some tramp that basically grabbed my heart and stepped on it as if it was some squish toy.
- She is nothing more than a tramp that sleeps around.
- I would be damned if I was going to stand here and watch this tramp flirt with him.
- I knew I shouldn't have trusted that little tramp with our secrets!
- What on earth was that little tramp yammering about now?
- I rather thought you were more than a match for that little rebel tramp.
1.3also tramp steamervapor volandero masculine
- It is really a fine balance running a 26 km two-day tramp in under four hours.
2.2(sound)ruido de pasos masculine
- As the march moved off everyone knew instinctively that time was running out and that the guns were increasingly silencing the chants and the tramp of feet.
- There were no cartographers, no global positioning system, apart from the tramp of human feet in solemn perambulations.
- The tramp of those pale feet might interrupt the flow of his patronising patter.
- Blue armour was visible, and the tramp of armoured feet was just audible, even above the roaring storm.
- The hush swept across the great room as those near the entrance heard the first tramp of heavy feet.
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