Idioms about country
Origin of country
OTHER WORDS FROM countryin·ter·coun·try, adjective
How to use country in a sentence
Election year politics were front and center at the House Homeland Security Committee hearing on threats to the country, as lawmakers pressed Wray to weigh in on a variety of issues where politics, extremism and violence overlap.Election live updates: Trump returns to Wisconsin; Biden to face live audience at town hall|Colby Itkowitz, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
Though health workers represent less than 3% of the population in many countries, they account for around 14% coronavirus cases reported to the World Health Organization, the organization announced Thursday.WHO: Health care workers account for around 14% of coronavirus cases|Jacob Knutson|September 17, 2020|Axios
Other countries that don’t do this testing, they don’t have cases.Timeline: The 124 times Trump has downplayed the coronavirus threat|Aaron Blake, JM Rieger|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
The May hearings “helped countless students across the country better understand and engage with the critical issues before the court,” wrote teachers at La Lumiere School in La Porte, Ind.Because of pandemic, Supreme Court will begin new term with teleconference arguments|Robert Barnes|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
For voters who prefer to cast ballots in person, early voting will also start this week in some parts of the country.Trump, in town hall, says he wouldn’t have done anything differently on pandemic|Colby Itkowitz, Josh Dawsey, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
There are reasons that European countries tend to avoid fluoride.
According to Pew, 14 of the 20 countries in the Middle East and North Africa have blasphemy laws.
We do see that a few European countries have them on the books: Germany, Poland, Italy, Ireland, a couple more.
Rates are thought to be similar in developed countries around the world.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The same picture emerges from middle class men in the U.S., Canada, and the Nordic countries.
The countries about the eastern part of the Mediterranean Sea and its adjoining waters.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
The lack of bill buyers in foreign countries who will quote as low rates on dollar as on sterling bills.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
He shall pass into strange countries: for he shall try good and evil among men.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
But you are English, or you are American; and men of those countries never misunderstand a woman, even if she is in trouble.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
I found that I still felt the lure of foreign countries, and the less explored or inhabited, the better.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
British Dictionary definitions for country
- the part of the land that is away from cities or industrial areas; rural districts
- (as modifier)country cottage
- (in combination)a countryman