In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1disgustadoalteradoofendidodesilusionadohe would be most upset to hear you talk like that — se disgustaría mucho si te oyera hablar así
- she's upset because he hasn't come home yet — está muy preocupada / inquieta porque todavía no ha vuelto a casa
- she's upset because they left without saying goodbye — está muy ofendida porque se fueron sin despedirse
2MedicineI have an upset stomach — estoy descompuesto (del estómago)
1disgustaralterarafectarofenderthe bad news/his death/the divorce upset her a lot — la mala noticia/su muerte/el divorcio la afectó muchísimo
- please try not to upset the patient — procuren que el paciente no se excite / se altere
- there's no point in upsetting your parents: don't tell them about the accident — para qué disgustar a tus padres; no les cuentes lo del accidente
- his thoughtlessness/rudeness upset her — le molestó su desconsideración/grosería
- why upset yourself? he didn't mean it — ¿por qué te lo tomas a mal? no lo hizo a propósito
2(make ill)it upsets my stomach — me sienta mal (al estómago)
3(throw into disorder)(plans/calculations) desbaratar(plans/calculations) trastornar(equanimity) afectar(equanimity) perturbarto upset the balance of sth — desequilibrar algo
4(knock over)(cup/jug) volcar(milk/contents) derramar(boat) volcar
- I told him I was very upset about the incident and that management should call me.
- There are many in the party who are desperately and bitterly upset about what happened to Simon Crean, so they are not happy about having to choose another leader.
- Others were also upset about Anderson's division of the resource.
- And they were very clearly upset about the arrests.
- Launching a staunch defence of his actions, Mr Ferris said that he and his family were deeply upset and angry at the inference made in the front-page report in the Sunday World.
- Oh, I never saw him upset about anything, but he got upset that day.
- I am deeply upset and sorry that this happened and I hope the injured person makes a full recovery.
- Manufacturers are also upset about the decline of the tradition.
- Dan and I were understandably upset about our fathers passing, as our mother had passed many years before.
- She was crying and apparently she was very upset.
- Limpopo farmers, who have been particularly hard hit by the drought, are extremely upset about the decision.
- I was upset and distraught - I had no one around who could give me some support - but very quickly I got angry and sent an email to Geoff Hoon complaining about the decision.
- I got these nasty text messages from my so-called friends and I was really upset about it.
- Everyone here is quite upset about the whole thing.
- She was more upset about the effect on her family than herself.
- I remember how upset she looked leaving the ballroom.
- Her eyes were red from crying, and her brothers looked worried, yet upset and angry.
- The upset father said he was not only worried about the physical injuries but also the mental trauma that would probably plague the boy for years to come.
- At Monday's meeting Cllr Deering stated that he was ‘very upset and angered that someone would go off to the media and publicly ridicule me’.
- I was quite upset about the article on pilots' salaries.
- It seems lately just about anything I eat gives me an upset stomach.
- The court heard Mr Stones and Miss Collins felt no ill effects but Mr Gill suffered an upset stomach and diarrhoea and headache and had to take a day off work.
- However, its side effects consist of tiredness, upset stomach, nervousness, dizziness, and difficulty concentrating.
- An upset stomach stopped him from training on Tuesday and Wednesday but he is back in action now.
- Travellers' tales of upset stomachs are all too common in this part of the world for those foolish enough to risk salads or the local water.
- And your family doctor is usually so busy anyway it may take more than a day to get an appointment - by which time your headache, upset stomach or dodgy back may be already on the mend.
- The spokesman said that visitors can also be asked not to take fruit on to the ward if patients are suffering from upset stomachs.
- The same goes for greasy foods, which can be difficult to digest and can cause upset stomach and heartburn.
- It was later explained that she had been suffering from an upset stomach.
- A person with the condition feels full after a small meal and experiences bouts of nausea, upset stomach and bloating.
- Well over half of the expedition were evacuated with insect bites and upset stomachs during the four months it took to get the vehicles through.
- There can be side effects, including headache, dizziness, heartburn and upset stomach.
- Place 1 drop of Peppermint oil in 1/2 glass of water, sip slowly to aid digestion and relieve an upset stomach.
- It costs pennies, and its side effect is an upset stomach.
- Avoid raw vegetables (like salads) and fruits (especially citrus), which are difficult for an upset stomach to digest.
- ‘Some antibiotics tend to upset the stomach so if you take them with food there is more of a chance you would suffer an upset stomach,’ he said.
- She said Kieran had not gone to school that day because he had an upset stomach and new braces on his teeth were hurting.
- No one suffered serious injuries, but one of the victims did complain of a badly upset stomach for more than 24 hours.
- Plus, having food in your belly can lower your chances of upset stomach, which vitamins can sometimes cause.
- Minor side effects are usually an upset stomach, nausea, and dizziness.
2(disturbance, upheaval)trastorno masculinethe upset involved in moving house — el trastorno que supone una mudanza
- a big upset to their plans — un gran revés / contratiempo para sus planes
3(emotional trouble)disgusto masculineshe's had a bit of an upset — ha tenido un disgusto
(surprise result)sorpresa femininefeminine derrota inesperada
5Medicineto have a stomach upset — estar mal del estómago
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