In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(in skin)arruga feminine
- Sunbeds can also speed up thinning of the skin, the development of wrinkles and fine lines, and many other changes that we usually associate with aging.
- The peel will reduce fine lines and wrinkles, smooth the skin, reduce pore size, even skin tone and improve elasticity.
- First, the artisan chose a suitable length of cloth and laid it out on a flat surface, making sure that there were no wrinkles or folds.
- Laser resurfacing can erase lines and wrinkles, but occasionally skin texture and color can change with this treatment.
- Lack of moisture is one of the major reasons that the lines and wrinkles on your skin become more apparent.
- When used correctly, glycolic acid can provide gentle exfoliation that reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and makes skin more radiant.
- There, it is a sharply bent elbow or a protruding knee that becomes a kind of fulcrum and guide for radiating and zigzagging patterns of wrinkles and folds in the draperies.
- Her curly dark brown hair, fell softly into her eyes and you could see the slight wrinkles forming around her mouth from the daily stress of running a single parent household.
- I smoothed some minor wrinkles from my blue blouse as I looked myself up and down.
- This sometimes results in fleeting wrinkles being ironed into permanent pleats or, worse, seeming indelible when they've already washed away.
- Soft lighting minimizes lines and wrinkles and gives your skin a bit of a glow.
- The wrinkles creasing the skin confirmed that she was older than I thought.
- Increasingly this year I have noticed lines and wrinkles and baggy eyes that I haven't been aware of before.
- It was most likely a rumpling of that portion of his suit jacket, or a wrinkle in the fabric.
- Although the effects of laser resurfacing can last for years, wrinkles and expression lines recur as skin ages.
- Skin damage, including lines and wrinkles, can actually start showing up in your 20s.
- She works for months to build the cracks, bumps and wrinkles on the skins of the figures in her paintings.
- There are all manner of expensive injectable treatments that will fill lines, wrinkles and folds, but they only last for six to 12 months.
- Delicately carved multiple folds at various angles can be easily compared to fine wrinkles on silk fabric.
- Proper skin treatment helps you get a young and smooth skin, reduces the appearance of fine lines, and wrinkles and helps protect your skin from the harmful elements that cause aging.
1.2(in cloth, paper)arruga feminineto iron out the wrinkles — limar las asperezas
2.1US informal (tip, shortcut)truco masculinetip masculine Mexico
- The revamped standard of officiating and new rule wrinkles enhanced the postseason action, giving fans the most entertaining run for the Cup in over a decade.
- But, there have been enough wrinkles in recent events to suggest that we are not simply seeing the standard food chain of capitalism in action.
2.2US (angle, aspect)enfoque masculine
- Maria tried to pack their new clothes as carefully as possible into her traveling bag, trying hard not to wrinkle the delicate fabrics.
- When she was out of the room her mother laid down her sponge and sighed, her hands aching and the soap wrinkling her skin.
- The Native Americans were big into age, deeply wrinkled old chiefs with long, plaited grey hair were figures of wisdom and respect.
- Twenty years had wrinkled his face and whitened his hair, but he still had certain brightness in the eyes.
- I also love the slight crust that they develop during the last stage of cooking, and the contrast between the tender flesh and the slightly wrinkled skin.
- One old man looked up at her and a tear rolled down his singed and wrinkled old face.
- It was a wrinkled plain brown shirt, having been folded into a ball and pushed into the back of his closet, but it was clean nonetheless.
- As smoking also causes wrinkled, damaged skin, giving up is likely to make you look better too.
- It has come to imply decrepitude: down-at-heel shoes, wrinkled stockings, woolly hats and trousers kept up by bits of string.
- She greeted us dressed in slippers, thick wrinkled tights and a worn apron over her fading dress, the Nora Batty of northern Italy, and showed us to the pen where she feeds her herd.
- Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul.
- She folded up that wrinkled piece of paper and walked down the steps.
- Tel reached into a fold in her tunic and brought forth a somewhat wrinkled manuscript written on new, white parchment.
- I held the fabric, wrinkling it in my grip, trying to fight the urge to bite my lip yet again and appear too nervous.
- Decreased production of natural oils may make your skin drier and more wrinkled.
- The patient's graying hair and wrinkled forehead indicated her advanced age.
- Free radical damage can also wrinkle your skin and weaken your heart.
- Hallie laid the dress she picked out for the festivities on the bed, careful not to wrinkle the fabric.
- He could feel her bones through the soft, wrinkled, sun-spotted skin.
- I expected to see the face of someone young, but instead I saw the old and wrinkled face of a man looking older than anyone I had ever met.
1(cloth) arrugarto wrinkle one's forehead — fruncir el ceño
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