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zapato bajo de cuero(shoe)
- Other accessories include beards and sideburns (confirming that hairy faces are back) and for your feet there's desert boots, brogues and Chelsea boots for extra comfy rambling.
- Shoes are now considered to be one of, if not the most important part of an outfit, be they stilettos, brogues, cowboy boots or sneakers.
- Where once ballet slippers, car shoes, moccasins and brogues were once boringly themselves, now they've somehow interbred, jollied up and produced a new generation of lightened-up fashion ideas.
- Men expect to see the return of the pointy-toe brogues with a thick leather sole, as well as the Chelsea boot to polish your mod style.
- Of course, doffing my hobnailed leather brogues for a bit of fresh air in the middle of the aerodrome probably didn't endear me to the locals.
- They run a shoe shop, which is a front for a drugs operation, with Angela delivering the ‘goods’ inside pairs of stilettos and brogues, seemingly unnoticed by the local constabulary.
- Big brogues aren't exactly a high-fashion footwear item these days, but then neither are those tawdry tan shoes with tacky pink shoelaces!
- If you had called into my humble newsagent to instruct me in person I could have licked your brogues and sent my youngest out with a chamois leather to wash your Range Rover.
- Boris's black brogues look in need of re-soling.
- He stood outside, briskly polishing the insteps of his brogues.
- He eschews the uniform of the boardroom boss, preferring sports jackets and casual boots to the traditional Savile Row suit and handmade brogues.
- It seems Patsy has forgotten to change his boots, and is still wearing his work brogues!
- Finding out that nobody wants high quality hand-stitched brogues anymore, Charlie realises that a change of product is needed.
- She kept her hair short, wore men's tailored suits and brogues.
- At family gatherings Vik is always immaculately groomed: blazer, brogues, wavy hair-sprayed coiffure.
- That morning he rose at sunrise and stepped into trousers and brogues in the tea-colored light.
- Expecting a Gaelic romp in the woods, Judge George Hatch bought a brand new pair of brogues.
- Brendan Howlin: get a woolly hat, warm coat, mittens and stout brogues to keep him warm in the gulags.
- The first was a fine gold Tissot, bequeathed to me by my Uncle Harold, along with a venerable pair of tan brogues.
- In fact, Gilbert seems more upset when a mugger robs him of his favourite pair of brogues.
1(Irish accent)acento irlandés masculine
- It seemed to be a mix between the English accent and the Irish brogue.
- Instead of the melodious tones of an Irish brogue, the exaggerated drawl of an angry young man spat from the earpiece.
- Irish people speak English with an accent known as a brogue.
- He was born in Chicago in 1958 to immigrant parents; as the New York Times notes, his Irish brogue can be summoned depending on the occasion.
- A father to two sons and the keeper of a large but modest house, he speaks as little as possible - his voice reveals him as among the first generation to lose its Irish brogue.
- For example, as he grew drunker in the final act, he began to slip back into the Irish brogue that he told us he had worked so hard to erase.
- She still had her Irish brogue and could dance with the best of them.
- He may have a Dublin brogue and a very Irish sense of humour, but Mark Geary has found his home, and Ireland is not it.
- The Irish brogue became more pronounced as the voice became more panic-stricken.
- The use of exaggerated dialect in ‘Down Shamrock Alley’ as representation of the Irish brogue helps to satirize and parody the new ethnic community of the Irish.
- ‘Quite possibly,’ a red-haired man with an Irish brogue said.
- Right from the outset, even if you ignored his Irish brogue, when you hear that he was born in Limerick, you would know he is Irish - and that's the Republic of Ireland he hastened to tell me.
- ‘First, I want you to bring out that blasted trash out of here,’ he said in his Irish brogue as he pointed at Manda.
- Instead of requiring the actor to disguise it, the director forces every other performer essaying a Greek or Macedonian role to have an Irish brogue.
- Several witnesses related the story of that operation, usually with an Irish brogue to enhance the color of Madden's bravado.
- An Irish brogue greeted him but menace tainted his welcome.
- She saw him turn to a Lord near him, his Irish brogue fainter than it had been years before due to years of tutoring under English professors.
- I heard my mum on the other end, her Irish brogue more noticeable than when I had left.
- Higgins, a small stout woman who usually speaks in a booming Irish brogue, nods silently.