In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
masculine and feminine noun
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- Parece usted un señoritingo de los de siempre.
- Y ahora aparece este señoritingo a decir q la humanidad no ha perdido nada.
- Aquel par de señoritingos que me cargué estaban a punto de salir hacia París.
- Esos señoritingos que se han enriquecido con dinero del pueblo.
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