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  • 1 actuar

    v.
    1 to act (obrar, producir efecto).
    actúa de o como escudo it acts o serves as a shield
    este tranquilizante actúa directamente sobre los centros nerviosos this tranquilizer acts directly on the nerve centers
    Juana actúa como reina Johanna acts like a queen.
    Actué bien I acted [behaved] well.
    Ricardo actuó en el incendio Richard acted=took action during the fire.
    2 to undertake proceedings (law).
    3 to perform, to act.
    en esta película actúa Victoria Abril Victoria Abril appears in this film
    4 to perform on, to act out.
    5 to perform judicial acts, to prosecute, to litigate, to bring an action.
    El juez actúa legalmente The judge performs judicial acts legally.
    * * *
    (stressed ú in certain persons of certain tenses)
    Present Indicative
    actúo, actúas, actúa, actuamos, actuáis, actúan.
    Present Subjunctive
    actúe, actúes, actúe, actuemos, actuéis, actúen.
    Imperative
    actúa (tú), actúe (él/Vd.), actuemos (nos.), actuad (vos.), actúen (ellos/Vds.).
    * * *
    verb
    to act, perform
    * * *
    1. VI
    1) [actor] to act; [cantante, banda, compañía, equipo] to perform

    actuar en una películato act o be in a film

    2) (=obrar) to act

    actúa como o de mediador en el conflicto — he's acting as a mediator in the conflict

    actúa de manera rarahe's acting o behaving strangely

    3) (Jur) (=proceder) to institute (legal) proceedings; [abogado] to act
    4) (=tener efecto) to act
    2.
    VT (=hacer funcionar) to work, operate
    * * *
    verbo intransitivo
    a) persona ( obrar) to act

    forma de actuar — behavior*

    b) < medicamento> to work, act
    c) actor to act; torero to perform

    ¿quién actúa en esa película? — who's in the movie?

    d) (Der) to act
    * * *
    = act, be at work, behave, function, perform, step in, work, conduct + Reflexivo, come into + play, get in + the act, undertake + action, step up.
    Ex. AACR2 defines a corporate body thus: 'a corporate body is an organisation or group of persons that is identified by a particular name and that acts, or may act, as an entity'.
    Ex. All these influences are at work before a child goes to school, yet until quite recently we have behaved as though good teaching in good schools was enough to compensate for the disabilities of verbally impoverished children.
    Ex. Although the system behaves simply, it incorporates some complex retrieval techniques, developed from information retrieval research.
    Ex. The DOBIS/LIBIS allows both the library and the computer center to function efficiently and at a lower cost by sharing one system.
    Ex. 'There's no question,' he said, 'but an individual's past performance is a good indicator of how he or she will perform in the future'.
    Ex. Furthermore, children can be misled by group influences into reading truly pernicious material (hard core ponography, for example) and when this happens adults have a clear responsibility to step in and do something about it.
    Ex. Files only work effectively for a limited number of documents.
    Ex. At the next division and department head meeting, Kobitsky was reprimanded and told that she should learn to be an administrator and conduct herself accordingly = En la siguiente reunión de directores de división y departamento, Kobitsky fue amonestada y se le dijo que debería aprender a ser una administradora y actuar consecuentemente.
    Ex. There are, of course, all sorts of other considerations which come into play in determining the income which a publisher might obtain from a book.
    Ex. Even the U.S. military got in the act, when in 1984 they abolished happy hours at military base clubs.
    Ex. Members will not undertake actions that may unfairly or unlawfully jeopardise a candidate's employment.
    Ex. Another growing group in this annual pro-life event is women who are stepping up to proclaim their regret for their own abortions.
    ----
    * actuar a posteriori = be reactive.
    * actuar autoritariamente = flex + Posesivo + muscles.
    * actuar como si + ser + Dios = play + God.
    * actuar con cautela = play it + safe.
    * actuar con fineza = finesse.
    * actuar con irresponsabilidad hacia = play + fast and loose with.
    * actuar con poca consideración hacia = play + fast and loose with.
    * actuar consecuentemente = act + accordingly.
    * actuar convencido de que = operate under + the impression that.
    * actuar correctamente = do + the right thing, get on + the right side of.
    * actuar de = serve as.
    * actuar de abogado del diablo = be the/a devil's advocate.
    * actuar de acuerdo con los principios de Uno = act on + Posesivo + principles.
    * actuar de buena fe = act in + good faith.
    * actuar de capitán = skipper, captain.
    * actuar de cara a la galería = play to + the gallery.
    * actuar de contrapeso = counterpoise.
    * actuar de forma negligente = be remiss.
    * actuar de juez = don + Posesivo + judge's wig, officiate.
    * actuar del modo que se considere más adecuado = exercise + discretion.
    * actuar de mediador = mediate.
    * actuar de mirón = lurk in + the wings.
    * actuar de otro modo = do + otherwise.
    * actuar de puente = act as + a bridge.
    * actuar de un modo despiadado = play + hardball.
    * actuar de un modo determinado = follow + pattern.
    * actuar de un modo diferente = strike out on + a different path.
    * actuar de un modo enérgico = turn on + the heat.
    * actuar de un modo implacable = play + hardball.
    * actuar de un modo independiente = go it alone.
    * actuar de un modo intransigente = play + hardball.
    * actuar duro = play + hardball.
    * actuar en colusión = connive.
    * actuar en complicidad = connive.
    * actuar en conciencia = act in + good conscience.
    * actuar en connivencia = collude, connive.
    * actuar en consecuencia = act + accordingly.
    * actuar en defensa de la profesión = advocacy.
    * actuar en defensa de los intereses de las bibliotecas y bibliotecarios = library advocacy.
    * actuar en la clandestinidad = go into + hiding.
    * actuar en segundo plano = lurk in + the wings.
    * actuar en sinergia = synergize.
    * actuar independientemente = fly + solo.
    * actuar lento = be slow off the mark, be slow off the blocks.
    * actuar motivado por + Nombre = act out of + Nombre.
    * actuar negligentemente = be remiss.
    * actuar para el bien de todos = acting-for-the-best.
    * actuar por encima de + Posesivo + capacidades = punch above + Posesivo + weight.
    * actuar por impulso = act on + impulse.
    * actuar rápido = be quick off the mark, be quick off the blocks.
    * actuar según = act on/upon.
    * actuar sin demora = act + promptly.
    * actuar sin pensar = shoot from + the hip.
    * actuar sumisamente = take + Nombre + lying down.
    * al actuar de este modo = by so doing, in so doing, by doing so.
    * empezar a actuar = swing into + action.
    * encontrar su propio modo de actuar = find + Posesivo + own way.
    * forma de actuar = discourse.
    * manera de actuar = line of attack.
    * modo de actuar = arrangement, course of action, practice, rationale.
    * no actuar correctamente = be remiss.
    * no actuar debidamente = be remiss.
    * organismo que actúa en representación de otros = umbrella.
    * para actuar = for action.
    * que actúa de soporte = supporting.
    * * *
    verbo intransitivo
    a) persona ( obrar) to act

    forma de actuar — behavior*

    b) < medicamento> to work, act
    c) actor to act; torero to perform

    ¿quién actúa en esa película? — who's in the movie?

    d) (Der) to act
    * * *
    = act, be at work, behave, function, perform, step in, work, conduct + Reflexivo, come into + play, get in + the act, undertake + action, step up.

    Ex: AACR2 defines a corporate body thus: 'a corporate body is an organisation or group of persons that is identified by a particular name and that acts, or may act, as an entity'.

    Ex: All these influences are at work before a child goes to school, yet until quite recently we have behaved as though good teaching in good schools was enough to compensate for the disabilities of verbally impoverished children.
    Ex: Although the system behaves simply, it incorporates some complex retrieval techniques, developed from information retrieval research.
    Ex: The DOBIS/LIBIS allows both the library and the computer center to function efficiently and at a lower cost by sharing one system.
    Ex: 'There's no question,' he said, 'but an individual's past performance is a good indicator of how he or she will perform in the future'.
    Ex: Furthermore, children can be misled by group influences into reading truly pernicious material (hard core ponography, for example) and when this happens adults have a clear responsibility to step in and do something about it.
    Ex: Files only work effectively for a limited number of documents.
    Ex: At the next division and department head meeting, Kobitsky was reprimanded and told that she should learn to be an administrator and conduct herself accordingly = En la siguiente reunión de directores de división y departamento, Kobitsky fue amonestada y se le dijo que debería aprender a ser una administradora y actuar consecuentemente.
    Ex: There are, of course, all sorts of other considerations which come into play in determining the income which a publisher might obtain from a book.
    Ex: Even the U.S. military got in the act, when in 1984 they abolished happy hours at military base clubs.
    Ex: Members will not undertake actions that may unfairly or unlawfully jeopardise a candidate's employment.
    Ex: Another growing group in this annual pro-life event is women who are stepping up to proclaim their regret for their own abortions.
    * actuar a posteriori = be reactive.
    * actuar autoritariamente = flex + Posesivo + muscles.
    * actuar como si + ser + Dios = play + God.
    * actuar con cautela = play it + safe.
    * actuar con fineza = finesse.
    * actuar con irresponsabilidad hacia = play + fast and loose with.
    * actuar con poca consideración hacia = play + fast and loose with.
    * actuar consecuentemente = act + accordingly.
    * actuar convencido de que = operate under + the impression that.
    * actuar correctamente = do + the right thing, get on + the right side of.
    * actuar de = serve as.
    * actuar de abogado del diablo = be the/a devil's advocate.
    * actuar de acuerdo con los principios de Uno = act on + Posesivo + principles.
    * actuar de buena fe = act in + good faith.
    * actuar de capitán = skipper, captain.
    * actuar de cara a la galería = play to + the gallery.
    * actuar de contrapeso = counterpoise.
    * actuar de forma negligente = be remiss.
    * actuar de juez = don + Posesivo + judge's wig, officiate.
    * actuar del modo que se considere más adecuado = exercise + discretion.
    * actuar de mediador = mediate.
    * actuar de mirón = lurk in + the wings.
    * actuar de otro modo = do + otherwise.
    * actuar de puente = act as + a bridge.
    * actuar de un modo despiadado = play + hardball.
    * actuar de un modo determinado = follow + pattern.
    * actuar de un modo diferente = strike out on + a different path.
    * actuar de un modo enérgico = turn on + the heat.
    * actuar de un modo implacable = play + hardball.
    * actuar de un modo independiente = go it alone.
    * actuar de un modo intransigente = play + hardball.
    * actuar duro = play + hardball.
    * actuar en colusión = connive.
    * actuar en complicidad = connive.
    * actuar en conciencia = act in + good conscience.
    * actuar en connivencia = collude, connive.
    * actuar en consecuencia = act + accordingly.
    * actuar en defensa de la profesión = advocacy.
    * actuar en defensa de los intereses de las bibliotecas y bibliotecarios = library advocacy.
    * actuar en la clandestinidad = go into + hiding.
    * actuar en segundo plano = lurk in + the wings.
    * actuar en sinergia = synergize.
    * actuar independientemente = fly + solo.
    * actuar lento = be slow off the mark, be slow off the blocks.
    * actuar motivado por + Nombre = act out of + Nombre.
    * actuar negligentemente = be remiss.
    * actuar para el bien de todos = acting-for-the-best.
    * actuar por encima de + Posesivo + capacidades = punch above + Posesivo + weight.
    * actuar por impulso = act on + impulse.
    * actuar rápido = be quick off the mark, be quick off the blocks.
    * actuar según = act on/upon.
    * actuar sin demora = act + promptly.
    * actuar sin pensar = shoot from + the hip.
    * actuar sumisamente = take + Nombre + lying down.
    * al actuar de este modo = by so doing, in so doing, by doing so.
    * empezar a actuar = swing into + action.
    * encontrar su propio modo de actuar = find + Posesivo + own way.
    * forma de actuar = discourse.
    * manera de actuar = line of attack.
    * modo de actuar = arrangement, course of action, practice, rationale.
    * no actuar correctamente = be remiss.
    * no actuar debidamente = be remiss.
    * organismo que actúa en representación de otros = umbrella.
    * para actuar = for action.
    * que actúa de soporte = supporting.

    * * *
    actuar [ A18 ]
    vi
    1 «persona» (obrar) to act
    actuó de or como mediador he acted as a mediator
    no entiendo tu forma de actuar I don't understand the way you're behaving o acting
    2 «medicamento» to work, act
    dejar actuar a la naturaleza let nature take its course
    3 «actor» to act; «torero» to perform
    ¿quién actúa en esa película? who's in that movie?
    4 ( Der) to act
    actúa por la parte demandada el abogado Sr. Ruiz Sr. Ruiz is acting for the defendant
    * * *

     

    actuar ( conjugate actuar) verbo intransitivo
    a) [ persona] ( obrar) to act;



    c) [ actor] to act;

    [ torero] to perform;
    ¿quién actúa en esa película? who's in the movie?

    actuar verbo intransitivo
    1 to act: el agua actuó como disolvente, the water acted as a solvent
    actuará de fiscal en la causa, he will act as public prosecutor in the trial
    2 Cine Teat to perform, act
    ' actuar' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    clandestinidad
    - constreñimiento
    - cumplir
    - diplomacia
    - enrollarse
    - estilo
    - flojear
    - hacer
    - judicialmente
    - necesaria
    - necesario
    - operar
    - política
    - proceder
    - reflexión
    - servir
    - tapujo
    - trabajar
    - atropellar
    - brusquedad
    - coherencia
    - consecuencia
    - fanfarrón
    - fanfarronear
    - fe
    - libertad
    - ligereza
    - ligero
    - obrar
    - precaución
    - separar
    - tonto
    English:
    abruptly
    - act
    - act on
    - appear
    - as
    - bone
    - camp up
    - deputize
    - do
    - galvanize
    - guinea pig
    - hand
    - inconsiderate
    - jury duty
    - operate
    - perform
    - play
    - reasonably
    - sting
    - work
    - connive
    - defend
    - liaise
    - move
    - self
    * * *
    actuar vi
    1. [obrar, producir efecto] to act;
    actuó según sus convicciones she acted in accordance with her convictions;
    actúa de o [m5] como escudo it acts o serves as a shield;
    actúa de secretario he acts as a secretary;
    este tranquilizante actúa directamente sobre los centros nerviosos this tranquilizer acts directly on the nerve centres;
    los carteristas actúan principalmente en el centro de la ciudad the pickpockets are mainly active Br in the city centre o US downtown
    2. Der to undertake proceedings
    3. [en película, teatro] to perform, to act;
    en esta película actúa Cantinflas Cantinflas appears in this film
    * * *
    v/i
    1 ( obrar, ejercer), TEA act;
    actuar de act as
    2 MED work, act
    * * *
    actuar {3} vi
    : to act, to perform
    * * *
    actuar vb
    1. (en general) to act
    2. (artista) to perform

    Spanish-English dictionary > actuar

  • 2 además

    adv.
    besides, also, furthermore, moreover.
    intj.
    furthermore, additionally.
    pres.indicat.
    2nd person singular (tú) present indicative of spanish verb: ademar.
    * * *
    1 (también) also, as well
    2 (es más) furthermore, what is more
    ¡y además, el coche es mío! and what's more, the car's mine!
    \
    además de as well as, in addition to
    además de gordo es feo as well as being fat, he's ugly
    * * *
    adv.
    also, besides, furthermore, moreover
    * * *
    ADV
    1) (=también) [para añadir otro elemento] also, in addition frm; [para reforzar un comentario] what's more, besides, furthermore frm, moreover frm

    hay, además, pistas de tenis y campos de golf — there are also tennis courts and golf courses, in addition, there are tennis courts and golf courses frm

    y además, me dijo que no me quería — and what's more o and besides, he told me he didn't love me

    estoy cansado y, además, no me apetece — I'm tired, and what's more o besides, I don't feel like it

    quiero decirle, además, que esa no era mi intención — furthermore o moreover I want to tell you that that was not my intention frm

    2)

    además de — as well as, besides, in addition to frm

    además del alojamiento, necesitamos la comida — as well as o besides somewhere to stay we need food

    además de una fotocopia, se requiere el documento original — as well as o frm in addition to a photocopy, we require the original document

    el examen fue largo, además de difícil — the exam was long as well as difficult

    además de que+ indic as well as + ger

    además de que estaba cansado, no había comido — as well as being tired he hadn't eaten

    * * *
    1)

    además ¿a mí qué me importa? — anyway, what do I care?

    y es que además, la insultó — on top of everything else he insulted her

    señaló, además, que su objetivo era... — he indicated, furthermore o moreover, that his aim was to... (frml)

    2)

    además de — besides, apart from

    además de eso, está la cuestión del dinero — apart from that there is the question of money

    además de hacerte mal, engorda — besides o apart from o as well as being bad for you, it's also fattening

    además de hacerlos, los diseña — he designs them as well as making them

    * * *
    = additionally, also, aside, Verbo + further, further, furthermore, moreover, to boot, at that, for what it's worth [FWIW], and all, beyond that, withal, plus.
    Ex. Additionally, menu-based information retrieval systems permit the selected option to be indicated on a simple numerical keypad if so designed.
    Ex. This simple observation also goes some of the way towards explaining the variety of tools, methods and systems which are encountered in the organisation knowledge.
    Ex. Cost considerations aside, an informative abstract is to be preferred in most instances.
    Ex. Main classes are divided into subclasses which are further subdivided into form, place, time and subject aspects.
    Ex. Further, no guidance can be expected on alternative terms that are related to the searcher's initial search term.
    Ex. Furthermore, since each systems indexes a separate set of documents, each system will have a different natural indexing language.
    Ex. Moreover, it was stated that only selected elements of subject indexing will be included.
    Ex. Such information will soon be replete with the requisite illustrations and, if need be, with sound explanations to boot.
    Ex. Terry Lugg, on the other hand, is a much less active borrower, though more active than Stephen Hathaway, and takes books from the science collection, the pure sciences at that.
    Ex. For what it's worth, you can greatly extend the range by using an antenna.
    Ex. There is no better way for reference librarians to see how their efforts are perceived by library users than to see themselves in action -- blunders and all.
    Ex. Beyond that, a library can create these commons in cyberspace as well as in public buildings = Más aún, la biblioteca puede crear estos espacios públicos comunes en el ciberespacio además de en los edificios públicos.
    Ex. And withal they learn to be idle, wandering about from house to house; and not only idle, but tattlers also and busybodies, speaking things which they ought not.
    Ex. All of these (except PREVIOUS and NEXT), plus some additional commands are also available from the Command Menu.
    ----
    * además de = along with, apart from, as well as, besides, coupled with, in addition (to), over and above, plus, quite apart from, aside from, on top of, other than, complete with, not least, beyond, together with, not to mention.
    * además de eso = add to this, beyond that.
    * además de..., hay otros + Nombre = with..., there are + other + Nombre.
    * además del belga = extra-Belgian.
    * además otro(s) = still (an)other(s).
    * Adjetivo + y además + Adjetivo = Adjetivo + if + Adjetivo.
    * referencia "véase además" = see also reference.
    * véase además = see also.
    * y además = then again, and on top of that.
    * y además otro(s) = still (an)other(s).
    * * *
    1)

    además ¿a mí qué me importa? — anyway, what do I care?

    y es que además, la insultó — on top of everything else he insulted her

    señaló, además, que su objetivo era... — he indicated, furthermore o moreover, that his aim was to... (frml)

    2)

    además de — besides, apart from

    además de eso, está la cuestión del dinero — apart from that there is the question of money

    además de hacerte mal, engorda — besides o apart from o as well as being bad for you, it's also fattening

    además de hacerlos, los diseña — he designs them as well as making them

    * * *
    = additionally, also, aside, Verbo + further, further, furthermore, moreover, to boot, at that, for what it's worth [FWIW], and all, beyond that, withal, plus.

    Ex: Additionally, menu-based information retrieval systems permit the selected option to be indicated on a simple numerical keypad if so designed.

    Ex: This simple observation also goes some of the way towards explaining the variety of tools, methods and systems which are encountered in the organisation knowledge.
    Ex: Cost considerations aside, an informative abstract is to be preferred in most instances.
    Ex: Main classes are divided into subclasses which are further subdivided into form, place, time and subject aspects.
    Ex: Further, no guidance can be expected on alternative terms that are related to the searcher's initial search term.
    Ex: Furthermore, since each systems indexes a separate set of documents, each system will have a different natural indexing language.
    Ex: Moreover, it was stated that only selected elements of subject indexing will be included.
    Ex: Such information will soon be replete with the requisite illustrations and, if need be, with sound explanations to boot.
    Ex: Terry Lugg, on the other hand, is a much less active borrower, though more active than Stephen Hathaway, and takes books from the science collection, the pure sciences at that.
    Ex: For what it's worth, you can greatly extend the range by using an antenna.
    Ex: There is no better way for reference librarians to see how their efforts are perceived by library users than to see themselves in action -- blunders and all.
    Ex: Beyond that, a library can create these commons in cyberspace as well as in public buildings = Más aún, la biblioteca puede crear estos espacios públicos comunes en el ciberespacio además de en los edificios públicos.
    Ex: And withal they learn to be idle, wandering about from house to house; and not only idle, but tattlers also and busybodies, speaking things which they ought not.
    Ex: All of these (except PREVIOUS and NEXT), plus some additional commands are also available from the Command Menu.
    * además de = along with, apart from, as well as, besides, coupled with, in addition (to), over and above, plus, quite apart from, aside from, on top of, other than, complete with, not least, beyond, together with, not to mention.
    * además de eso = add to this, beyond that.
    * además de..., hay otros + Nombre = with..., there are + other + Nombre.
    * además del belga = extra-Belgian.
    * además otro(s) = still (an)other(s).
    * Adjetivo + y además + Adjetivo = Adjetivo + if + Adjetivo.
    * referencia "véase además" = see also reference.
    * véase además = see also.
    * y además = then again, and on top of that.
    * y además otro(s) = still (an)other(s).

    * * *
    A
    estudia y además trabaja she's working as well as studying
    es caro y además no te queda bien it's expensive, and anyway o besides, it doesn't look right on you
    además ¿a mí qué me importa? anyway, what do I care?
    recuerdo, además, que iba vestida de azul I remember, moreover, that she was wearing blue o furthermore, I remember that she was wearing blue
    señaló, además, que su objetivo era … he indicated, furthermore o moreover, that his aim was to … ( frml)
    se casó con ella por el dinero, … y es que además te lo dice he married her for her money, and what's more, he'll tell you so himself
    B
    además de besides, apart from
    además de caro, es feo y demasiado grande not only is it expensive, it's also ugly and too big, besides being expensive, it's also ugly and too big
    además de + INF:
    además de hacerte mal, engorda apart from o as well as o besides being bad for you, it's also fattening
    * * *

     

    además adverbio
    1

    además habla ruso she speaks Russian as well o too



    además ¿a mí qué me importa? anyway, what do I care?

    2

    además de hacerte mal, engorda besides o apart from being bad for you, it's also fattening;
    además de hacerlos, los diseña he designs them as well as making them
    además adverbio moreover, furthermore: además, es un engreído, besides, he's arrogant
    además de, as well as: además de ser barata, es preciosa, as well as being cheap, it's also beautiful
    ' además' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    amén
    - añadidura
    - aparte
    - encima
    - junta
    - junto
    - otra
    - otro
    - pequeña
    - pequeño
    - poder
    - sobre
    - también
    - lado
    - más
    - parte
    English:
    addition
    - again
    - also
    - bargain
    - besides
    - bonus
    - both
    - furthermore
    - in
    - moreover
    - over
    - plus
    - still
    - well
    - aside
    - further
    - moonlight
    - more
    - that
    - then
    * * *
    además adv
    moreover, besides;
    [también] also;
    es guapa y además inteligente she's beautiful, and clever too;
    dijo, además, que no pensaba retirarse she also said that she didn't intend to retire;
    canta muy bien y además toca la guitarra not only does she sing very well, she also plays the guitar;
    no sólo es demasiado grande, sino que además te queda mal it's not just that it's too big, it doesn't suit you either;
    además hay que tener en cuenta que… it should, moreover, be remembered that…;
    además de as well as;
    además de simpático es inteligente as well as being nice, he's intelligent;
    además de perder el partido, enfadaron a la afición on top of losing the match they upset their supporters
    * * *
    I adv as well, besides
    II prp
    :
    además de as well as
    * * *
    además adv
    1) : besides, furthermore
    2)
    además de : in addition to, as well as
    * * *
    además adv
    1. (encima) what's more
    y además, ni siquiera es suyo and what's more, it's not even his
    2. (también) also / as well
    nos dieron comida y, además, algo de dinero they gave us some food and some money as well

    Spanish-English dictionary > además

  • 3 al azar

    adv.
    at random, at a venture, hit-or-miss, hit-and-miss.
    * * *
    at random
    * * *
    = at random, by chance, haphazardly, indiscriminate, indiscriminately, random, randomly, pot luck, hit (and/or) miss, odd, by a fluke, by luck, by a stroke of (good) luck
    Ex. Observations were made at random by uninvolved observers.
    Ex. If, by chance, the newly entered item is identical to one already in the file, DOBIS/LIBIS ignores the new entry.
    Ex. Although university education in modern India dates back to 1856, libraries developed haphazardly and were more embellishments than an integral part of the academic programme.
    Ex. Nonetheless, the indiscriminate use of both terms in a data base creates a situation in which the serious scholar is either deprived of access to half of the material in the collection, or must consult two sequences.
    Ex. Furthermore, the value of citation bibliometry is currently being undermined by the formation of 'citation clubs', which aim to indiscriminately achieve maximum cross-citing between 'club members'.
    Ex. Where the subcategory is small the subsequent arrangement is random.
    Ex. The reason for this is that the qualifier, Public Libraries, is randomly distributed depending on whether other facets are cited in between.
    Ex. In addition to the 'pot luck' method which some indexers seem to favour, we now have the use of PRECIS to serve as the indexing method in BNB.
    Ex. Funds are low, so libraries could benefit from interlibrary loan schemes, although without a national union catalogue, efforts to serve readers are hit and miss = Los fondos son escasos, por lo que las bibliotecas se podrían beneficiar del préstamo interbibliotecario, aunque, sin un catálogo colectivo nacional, los esfuerzos para atender a los usuarios son una lotería.
    Ex. For example, review articles are expected to be supported by extensive bibliographies, whilst it is unusual for a letter to carry more than the odd citation.
    Ex. The study revealed that most of the deformities are caused by a fluke.
    Ex. Machiavelli insisted that the Prince be aware that he was Prince mostly by luck and his job was to never admit it.
    Ex. The stream suddenly swept him away, and it was only by a stroke of luck that they found him.
    * * *
    = at random, by chance, haphazardly, indiscriminate, indiscriminately, random, randomly, pot luck, hit (and/or) miss, odd, by a fluke, by luck, by a stroke of (good) luck

    Ex: Observations were made at random by uninvolved observers.

    Ex: If, by chance, the newly entered item is identical to one already in the file, DOBIS/LIBIS ignores the new entry.
    Ex: Although university education in modern India dates back to 1856, libraries developed haphazardly and were more embellishments than an integral part of the academic programme.
    Ex: Nonetheless, the indiscriminate use of both terms in a data base creates a situation in which the serious scholar is either deprived of access to half of the material in the collection, or must consult two sequences.
    Ex: Furthermore, the value of citation bibliometry is currently being undermined by the formation of 'citation clubs', which aim to indiscriminately achieve maximum cross-citing between 'club members'.
    Ex: Where the subcategory is small the subsequent arrangement is random.
    Ex: The reason for this is that the qualifier, Public Libraries, is randomly distributed depending on whether other facets are cited in between.
    Ex: In addition to the 'pot luck' method which some indexers seem to favour, we now have the use of PRECIS to serve as the indexing method in BNB.
    Ex: Funds are low, so libraries could benefit from interlibrary loan schemes, although without a national union catalogue, efforts to serve readers are hit and miss = Los fondos son escasos, por lo que las bibliotecas se podrían beneficiar del préstamo interbibliotecario, aunque, sin un catálogo colectivo nacional, los esfuerzos para atender a los usuarios son una lotería.
    Ex: For example, review articles are expected to be supported by extensive bibliographies, whilst it is unusual for a letter to carry more than the odd citation.
    Ex: The study revealed that most of the deformities are caused by a fluke.
    Ex: Machiavelli insisted that the Prince be aware that he was Prince mostly by luck and his job was to never admit it.
    Ex: The stream suddenly swept him away, and it was only by a stroke of luck that they found him.

    Spanish-English dictionary > al azar

  • 4 alumbrado público

    m.
    public lighting, street lighting, street lights.
    * * *
    street lighting
    * * *
    * * *
    Ex. Furthermore libraries simply are not as essential to the life of the community as better police protection, improved fire-fighting and public works equipment, increased street lighting, and the like.
    * * *
    * * *

    Ex: Furthermore libraries simply are not as essential to the life of the community as better police protection, improved fire-fighting and public works equipment, increased street lighting, and the like.

    * * *
    street lighting

    Spanish-English dictionary > alumbrado público

  • 5 asimismo

    adv.
    1 also, as well (also).
    2 in like manner, in the same way, also, too.
    * * *
    1 (también) also, as well
    asimismo afirmó que... he also stated that...
    2 (de esta manera) likewise
    3 (además) moreover
    * * *
    adv.
    1) similarly, likewise
    2) also, as well
    * * *
    ADV (=igualmente) likewise, in the same way; (=también) also
    * * *
    a) ( también) also
    b) ( igualmente) likewise

    esto facilitará, asimismo, un aumento de la productividad — likewise, this will increase productivity

    * * *
    = as well, furthermore, similarly.
    Ex. Again, the following statement is appropriate: A is permitted, but consider B or C or... N, as well or instead.
    Ex. Furthermore, since each systems indexes a separate set of documents, each system will have a different natural indexing language.
    Ex. Thus the electronic journal (e-journal) is a concept where scientists are able to input ideas and text to a computer data base for their colleagues to view, and similarly to view the work of others.
    * * *
    a) ( también) also
    b) ( igualmente) likewise

    esto facilitará, asimismo, un aumento de la productividad — likewise, this will increase productivity

    * * *
    = as well, furthermore, similarly.

    Ex: Again, the following statement is appropriate: A is permitted, but consider B or C or... N, as well or instead.

    Ex: Furthermore, since each systems indexes a separate set of documents, each system will have a different natural indexing language.
    Ex: Thus the electronic journal (e-journal) is a concept where scientists are able to input ideas and text to a computer data base for their colleagues to view, and similarly to view the work of others.

    * * *
    1 (también) also
    no es suficiente frenar la inflación, es asimismo necesario crear empleo it is not enough to bring down inflation, we must also create jobs
    2 (igualmente) likewise
    esto facilitará, asimismo, un aumento de la productividad likewise, this will increase productivity
    * * *

     

    asimismo adverbio


    asimismo adverbio also, as well
    ' asimismo' also found in these entries:
    English:
    fear
    - likewise
    - should
    - similarly
    - like
    * * *
    [también] also; [a principio de frase] likewise;
    el éxito depende, asimismo, de la preparación de los participantes success also depends on the participants being properly prepared;
    se declaró asimismo convencido de… he also said that he was convinced of…;
    creo asimismo importante recalcar que… in the same way I feel it important to emphasize that…
    * * *
    adv
    1 ( también) also
    2 ( igualmente) in the same way, likewise
    * * *
    1) igualmente: similarly, likewise
    2) también: as well, also

    Spanish-English dictionary > asimismo

  • 6 aun más

    adv.
    1 furthermore, moreover.
    2 even more, even more so, all the more, more.
    pron.
    even more, more, still more.
    * * *
    even more
    * * *
    = Verbo + further, even further, all the more, further, furthermore, beyond that, a fortiori
    Ex. Main classes are divided into subclasses which are further subdivided into form, place, time and subject aspects.
    Ex. Moreover, budgets will be squeezed even further by the rapidly rising costs of materials.
    Ex. He listened with rapture, and all the more because it was a poignant moment in his life.
    Ex. Further, no guidance can be expected on alternative terms that are related to the searcher's initial search term.
    Ex. Furthermore, since each systems indexes a separate set of documents, each system will have a different natural indexing language.
    Ex. Beyond that, a library can create these commons in cyberspace as well as in public buildings = Más aún, la biblioteca puede crear estos espacios públicos comunes en el ciberespacio además de en los edificios públicos.
    Ex. The same problem is posed a fortiori when the liquid to be pasteurized contains dissolved gas under pressure (carbonated liquid) -- the case of beer for example.
    * * *
    = Verbo + further, even further, all the more, further, furthermore, beyond that, a fortiori

    Ex: Main classes are divided into subclasses which are further subdivided into form, place, time and subject aspects.

    Ex: Moreover, budgets will be squeezed even further by the rapidly rising costs of materials.
    Ex: He listened with rapture, and all the more because it was a poignant moment in his life.
    Ex: Further, no guidance can be expected on alternative terms that are related to the searcher's initial search term.
    Ex: Furthermore, since each systems indexes a separate set of documents, each system will have a different natural indexing language.
    Ex: Beyond that, a library can create these commons in cyberspace as well as in public buildings = Más aún, la biblioteca puede crear estos espacios públicos comunes en el ciberespacio además de en los edificios públicos.
    Ex: The same problem is posed a fortiori when the liquid to be pasteurized contains dissolved gas under pressure (carbonated liquid) -- the case of beer for example.

    Spanish-English dictionary > aun más

  • 7 aun1

    = even, yet.
    Ex. Even a dictionary catalogue uses the symbols of a classification scheme to indicate the shelf location of documents.
    Ex. This will make it yet more difficult for the information worker and the end user to keep up to date with the full range of data bases.
    ----
    * acercarse aun más = bring + closer together, come closer together, draw + closer together.
    * acercarse más aun = bring + closer together, come closer together, draw + closer together.
    * aun así = even so.
    * aun cuando = even if, even though, even when.
    * aun entonces = even then.
    * aún más = Verbo + further, even further, all the more, further, furthermore, beyond that, a fortiori.
    * aun mejor = better still.
    * aun peor = worse, even worse, worse still.
    * con más intensidad aun = with a vengeance.
    * con más razón aún = a fortiori.
    * desarrollar aun más = develop + further.
    * distanciar aun más = widen + the gap between... and.
    * ir aun más lejos = go + a/one step further.
    * lo que es aun más inquietante = more disturbingly.
    * lo que es aun más preocupante = more disturbingly.
    * lo que es aun mejor = better still.
    * lo que es aun peor = worse still.
    * lo que es mejor aun = better still.
    * lo que es peor aun = worse still.
    * más aun = beyond that, furthermore.
    * más importante aun = more significantly.
    * mejor aun = better still.
    * para complicar aun más las cosas = to add to the confusion.
    * para confundir aun más las cosas = to add to the confusion.
    * peor aun = even worse.
    * separar aun más = widen + the gap between... and.
    * ser aun más = be all the more.
    * y aun mejor = better yet.
    * y mejor aun = better yet.

    Spanish-English dictionary > aun1

  • 8 añadidura

    f.
    addition, add-in, extension, aggregate.
    * * *
    1 addition, addendum
    \
    por añadidura besides, in addition
    * * *
    SF (=lo que se agrega) addition; (Com) extra

    por añadidura — in addition, on top of that

    * * *

    por añadidura — (loc adv) in addition

    y el resto se os dará por añadidura — (Bib) and all these things shall be added unto you

    * * *
    = appendage, addition.
    Ex. At the beginning of the sixteenth century England was a small, backward, and unimportant appendage of Christendom.
    Ex. A scheme should allow expansion, to permit the additions of new subjects or more specific subdivision of existing subjects.
    ----
    * por añadidura = in addition (to), on top of everything else.
    * * *

    por añadidura — (loc adv) in addition

    y el resto se os dará por añadidura — (Bib) and all these things shall be added unto you

    * * *
    = appendage, addition.

    Ex: At the beginning of the sixteenth century England was a small, backward, and unimportant appendage of Christendom.

    Ex: A scheme should allow expansion, to permit the additions of new subjects or more specific subdivision of existing subjects.
    * por añadidura = in addition (to), on top of everything else.

    * * *
    por añadidura ( loc adv) in addition
    y el resto se os dará por añadidura ( Bib) and all these things shall be added unto you
    * * *

    añadidura sustantivo femenino addition
    ♦ Locuciones: por añadidura, (además, de propina) in addition
    (encima, para colmo) es mal profesor y por añadidura no tiene ni idea de la asignatura, he's a dreadful teacher and, on top of everything else, he doesn't know the first word about the subject
    ' añadidura' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    también
    English:
    bargain
    * * *
    addition;
    por añadidura in addition
    * * *
    f
    :
    por añadidura in addition
    * * *
    1) : additive, addition
    2)
    por añadidura : in addition, furthermore

    Spanish-English dictionary > añadidura

  • 9 bibliometría sobre citas

    Ex. Furthermore, the value of citation bibliometry is currently being undermined by the formation of 'citation clubs', which aim to indiscriminately achieve maximum cross-citing between 'club members'.
    * * *

    Ex: Furthermore, the value of citation bibliometry is currently being undermined by the formation of 'citation clubs', which aim to indiscriminately achieve maximum cross-citing between 'club members'.

    Spanish-English dictionary > bibliometría sobre citas

  • 10 calcificación aórtica

    f.
    calcitic aortic disease.
    * * *
    Ex. Furthermore, a strong relationship between aortic calcification and depressive disorders was found.
    * * *

    Ex: Furthermore, a strong relationship between aortic calcification and depressive disorders was found.

    Spanish-English dictionary > calcificación aórtica

  • 11 calcificación de aorta

    Ex. Furthermore, a strong relationship between aortic calcification and depressive disorders was found.
    * * *

    Ex: Furthermore, a strong relationship between aortic calcification and depressive disorders was found.

    Spanish-English dictionary > calcificación de aorta

  • 12 causa justa

    f.
    just cause, fair consideration.
    * * *
    (n.) = just cause, good cause
    Ex. Furthermore, if the library 's governance system is guilty of poor performance, it is more difficult to induce corrective action from a committee than from one person, who can be more easily removed for just cause.
    Ex. This novel describes the consequences of a murder committed for good cause, as well as examining the meaning of obligation, community, and honor in a polarized society = Esta novela describe las consecuencias de un asesinato cometido por una causa justa al mismo tiempo que examina el significado de la obligación, la comunidad y el honor en una sociedad dividida.
    * * *
    (n.) = just cause, good cause

    Ex: Furthermore, if the library 's governance system is guilty of poor performance, it is more difficult to induce corrective action from a committee than from one person, who can be more easily removed for just cause.

    Ex: This novel describes the consequences of a murder committed for good cause, as well as examining the meaning of obligation, community, and honor in a polarized society = Esta novela describe las consecuencias de un asesinato cometido por una causa justa al mismo tiempo que examina el significado de la obligación, la comunidad y el honor en una sociedad dividida.

    Spanish-English dictionary > causa justa

  • 13 chocar con

    v.
    to collide with, to come into collision with, to bang into, to bash into.
    El auto colisionó con el árbol The car collided with the tree.
    * * *
    (v.) = conflict with, run into, lock + horns (with), grate against, grate on, collide (with)
    Ex. These more detailed sets do not conflict with the more general sets of categories.
    Ex. If they were watching the nimble movements of a compositor as he gathered the types from the hundred and fifty-two boxes of his case, they would run into a ream of wetted paper weighted down with paving stones.
    Ex. Although the movie has a well-defined sense of character and dramatic incident, a handsome and clear visual presentation, and an interesting feel for inflated men locking horns, it lacks thematic preciseness.
    Ex. The new feminist philosophies of the body tend sometimes to grate against this project by valorizing the body but devalorizing gender.
    Ex. His personality, furthermore, appeared to grate on the average television viewer.
    Ex. The public library is a complex institution, evolving through many decades of human history and colliding today with the perplexing realities of change, declining funding, and shifting purpose.
    * * *
    (v.) = conflict with, run into, lock + horns (with), grate against, grate on, collide (with)

    Ex: These more detailed sets do not conflict with the more general sets of categories.

    Ex: If they were watching the nimble movements of a compositor as he gathered the types from the hundred and fifty-two boxes of his case, they would run into a ream of wetted paper weighted down with paving stones.
    Ex: Although the movie has a well-defined sense of character and dramatic incident, a handsome and clear visual presentation, and an interesting feel for inflated men locking horns, it lacks thematic preciseness.
    Ex: The new feminist philosophies of the body tend sometimes to grate against this project by valorizing the body but devalorizing gender.
    Ex: His personality, furthermore, appeared to grate on the average television viewer.
    Ex: The public library is a complex institution, evolving through many decades of human history and colliding today with the perplexing realities of change, declining funding, and shifting purpose.

    Spanish-English dictionary > chocar con

  • 14 cierre y despedida

    Ex. Furthermore, two general menu buttons, help and sign-off, have been colour-coded for instant recognition.
    * * *

    Ex: Furthermore, two general menu buttons, help and sign-off, have been colour-coded for instant recognition.

    Spanish-English dictionary > cierre y despedida

  • 15 crispar

    v.
    1 to set on edge (los nervios).
    este trabajo me crispa los nervios this work sets my nerves on edge
    2 to tense, to nettle, to irritate, to jar on.
    * * *
    1 ANATOMÍA to contract, tense
    2 figurado (irritar) to irritate, annoy, infuriate
    1 ANATOMÍA to contract, tense
    2 figurado (irritarse) to get annoyed, get angry
    \
    crispar los nervios a alguien figurado to get on somebody's nerves
    * * *
    1. VT
    1) [+ músculo] to cause to twitch, cause to contract
    2) (=enfadar)

    crispar a algn* to annoy sb intensely, really get on sb's nerves *

    2.
    See:
    * * *
    1.
    verbo transitivo
    a) ( contraer)

    con la expresión crispada por el dolor — his face tensed/contorted with pain

    b) ( exasperar) to infuriate
    2.
    crisparse v pron rostro/expresión to tense up; persona to get irritated
    * * *
    Ex. His personality, furthermore, appeared to grate on the average television viewer.
    ----
    * crisparse = get + (all) worked up (about), get + hot under the collar.
    * * *
    1.
    verbo transitivo
    a) ( contraer)

    con la expresión crispada por el dolor — his face tensed/contorted with pain

    b) ( exasperar) to infuriate
    2.
    crisparse v pron rostro/expresión to tense up; persona to get irritated
    * * *

    Ex: His personality, furthermore, appeared to grate on the average television viewer.

    * crisparse = get + (all) worked up (about), get + hot under the collar.

    * * *
    crispar [A1 ]
    vt
    1
    (contraer): con la expresión crispada por el dolor his face tensed/contorted with pain
    2 (exasperar) to infuriate
    me crispan sus estúpidas bromas his stupid jokes infuriate o really annoy o really irritate me
    tiene una risa que me crispa los nervios her laugh really irritates me o gets on my nerves, her laugh sets my nerves jangling o jars on me
    1 «rostro/expresión» to tense up
    sintió que se le crispaba el rostro she felt the muscles of her face tense up
    2 «persona» to get irritated
    * * *

    crispar ( conjugate crispar) verbo transitivo
    a) ( contraer):

    con la expresión crispada por el dolor his face tensed/contorted with pain


    me crispa los nervios it really irritates me o gets on my nerves

    crisparse verbo pronominal [rostro/expresión] to tense up;
    [ persona] to get irritated
    crispar verbo transitivo
    1 to make tense
    2 (irritar) to annoy, infuriate
    ♦ Locuciones: crispar los nervios, irritate: su actitud me crispa los nervios, his attitude sets my nerves on edge
    * * *
    vt
    1. [nervios] to set on edge;
    este trabajo me crispa los nervios this work sets my nerves on edge;
    su actitud crispa a los que la rodean her attitude gets on the nerves of everyone around her
    2. [músculos] to tense;
    [puño] to clench
    * * *
    v/t irritate;
    crisparle a alguien los nervios get on s.o.’s nerves
    * * *
    1) : to cause to contract
    2) : to irritate, to set on edge
    eso me crispa: that gets on my nerves

    Spanish-English dictionary > crispar

  • 16 croscita

    Ex. Furthermore, the value of citation bibliometry is currently being undermined by the formation of 'citation clubs', which aim to indiscriminately achieve maximum cross-citing between 'club members'.
    * * *

    Ex: Furthermore, the value of citation bibliometry is currently being undermined by the formation of 'citation clubs', which aim to indiscriminately achieve maximum cross-citing between 'club members'.

    Spanish-English dictionary > croscita

  • 17 debatir

    v.
    to debate.
    Ellos contienden entre sí They contend among themselves.
    * * *
    1 to debate, discuss
    1 (forcejear) to struggle
    * * *
    verb
    * * *
    1. VT
    1) [+ ley, presupuesto] to debate
    2) [+ punto de vista, problema] to discuss, debate
    2.
    See:
    * * *
    1.
    verbo transitivo to debate; ( más informal) to discuss
    2.
    debatirse v pron
    * * *
    = argue, debate, discuss, talk over, deliberate, pick up on, bring into + discussion, bounce off + ideas.
    Ex. Cutter argued that when it could be established that the second term was definitely more significant then inversion of headings was acceptable.
    Ex. The reader is left to debate the relative merits of such a format - obviously its applications are limited.
    Ex. This review also illustrates some of the issues which cataloguers have discussed over the years, and demonstrates other solutions to standards in cataloguing than those embodied in modern cataloguing codes.
    Ex. Let's try to talk this over calmly and coolly.
    Ex. Ethical principles are called into play when deliberating about values, particularly when values run into conflict.
    Ex. The report picks up on this as a surprising finding, suggesting implicitly that open access journals are lagging behind in this regard.
    Ex. Furthermore, this example brings into discussion the concept of a more complex relationship between the human senses and water in architecture.
    Ex. The men outnumbered us women and it was great to be able to chat to them about all kinds of subjects and bounce off ideas.
    ----
    * debatir con Alguien = bounce + ideas off + Nombre.
    * debatir el impacto de algo = discuss + the impact of.
    * debatir en profundidad = discuss + at length.
    * debatir las consecuencias de algo = discuss + the implications of.
    * debatitse entre... y/o... = hover between... and/or....
    * debatir sobre lo ocurrido = debrief.
    * debatir una cuestión = discuss + idea, discuss + idea, discuss + issue.
    * debatir un problema = discuss + problem.
    * empezar a debatir = embark on/upon + discussion.
    * estar debatiéndose = be under discussion.
    * que no tiene que ver con el tema debatido = off-topic.
    * sin debatir = undiscussed.
    * * *
    1.
    verbo transitivo to debate; ( más informal) to discuss
    2.
    debatirse v pron
    * * *
    = argue, debate, discuss, talk over, deliberate, pick up on, bring into + discussion, bounce off + ideas.

    Ex: Cutter argued that when it could be established that the second term was definitely more significant then inversion of headings was acceptable.

    Ex: The reader is left to debate the relative merits of such a format - obviously its applications are limited.
    Ex: This review also illustrates some of the issues which cataloguers have discussed over the years, and demonstrates other solutions to standards in cataloguing than those embodied in modern cataloguing codes.
    Ex: Let's try to talk this over calmly and coolly.
    Ex: Ethical principles are called into play when deliberating about values, particularly when values run into conflict.
    Ex: The report picks up on this as a surprising finding, suggesting implicitly that open access journals are lagging behind in this regard.
    Ex: Furthermore, this example brings into discussion the concept of a more complex relationship between the human senses and water in architecture.
    Ex: The men outnumbered us women and it was great to be able to chat to them about all kinds of subjects and bounce off ideas.
    * debatir con Alguien = bounce + ideas off + Nombre.
    * debatir el impacto de algo = discuss + the impact of.
    * debatir en profundidad = discuss + at length.
    * debatir las consecuencias de algo = discuss + the implications of.
    * debatitse entre... y/o... = hover between... and/or....
    * debatir sobre lo ocurrido = debrief.
    * debatir una cuestión = discuss + idea, discuss + idea, discuss + issue.
    * debatir un problema = discuss + problem.
    * empezar a debatir = embark on/upon + discussion.
    * estar debatiéndose = be under discussion.
    * que no tiene que ver con el tema debatido = off-topic.
    * sin debatir = undiscussed.

    * * *
    debatir [I1 ]
    vt
    to debate; (más informal) to discuss
    se debate entre la vida y la muerte he's fighting for his life
    se debatía entre sus sentimientos personales y las presiones que recibía she was torn between her personal feelings and the pressures which were being put on her
    la región se debate en una masa de problemas the region is struggling to overcome a whole series of problems
    * * *

    debatir ( conjugate debatir) verbo transitivo
    to debate;
    ( más informal) to discuss
    debatir verbo transitivo to debate
    ' debatir' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    discutir
    - disputar
    English:
    argue
    - debate
    - enact
    - tear
    - discuss
    - dispute
    * * *
    vt
    to debate;
    la ley se debate hoy en el Parlamento the bill is being debated in Parliament today;
    en nuestro próximo programa debatiremos el tema “moda y anorexia” in our next programme we'll be discussing “fashion and anorexia”
    vi
    to debate;
    debatir sobre algo to discuss o debate sth
    * * *
    I v/t debate, discuss
    II v/i struggle
    * * *
    : to debate, to discuss
    * * *
    debatir vb to debate

    Spanish-English dictionary > debatir

  • 18 debilitar

    v.
    to weaken.
    Las drogas debilitan la mente Drugs weaken the mind.
    La falta de ejercicio debilita el cuerpo Lack of exercise weakens the body
    * * *
    1 to weaken, debilitate
    1 to weaken, get weak, become weak
    * * *
    verb
    * * *
    1. VT
    1) (Med) [+ persona, sistema inmunológico] to weaken, debilitate; [+ salud] to weaken
    2) [+ resistencia] to weaken, impair
    2.
    See:
    * * *
    1.
    verbo transitivo
    a) < persona> to weaken, debilitate; <salud/voluntad> to weaken
    b) <economía/defensa> to weaken, debilitate
    2.
    debilitarse v pron
    a) persona to become weak; salud to deteriorate; voluntad to weaken
    b) sonido to get o become faint/fainter
    c) economía to grow o become weak/weaker
    * * *
    = undermine, weaken, attenuate, undercut, lay + Nombre + low.
    Ex. Furthermore, the value of citation bibliometry is currently being undermined by the formation of 'citation clubs', which aim to indiscriminately achieve maximum cross-citing between 'club members'.
    Ex. The gangplank can be thrown across without weakening the chain of command.
    Ex. In the emerging technological environment of distributed systems, however, the informal or even formal links between source and user are attenuated or broken.
    Ex. The effects of liberalization threaten to undercut the delivery of a long cherished social objective.
    Ex. She suffered frequent flare-ups of widespread inflammation that would lay her low for days on end.
    ----
    * debilitarse = become + brittle, languish.
    * * *
    1.
    verbo transitivo
    a) < persona> to weaken, debilitate; <salud/voluntad> to weaken
    b) <economía/defensa> to weaken, debilitate
    2.
    debilitarse v pron
    a) persona to become weak; salud to deteriorate; voluntad to weaken
    b) sonido to get o become faint/fainter
    c) economía to grow o become weak/weaker
    * * *
    = undermine, weaken, attenuate, undercut, lay + Nombre + low.

    Ex: Furthermore, the value of citation bibliometry is currently being undermined by the formation of 'citation clubs', which aim to indiscriminately achieve maximum cross-citing between 'club members'.

    Ex: The gangplank can be thrown across without weakening the chain of command.
    Ex: In the emerging technological environment of distributed systems, however, the informal or even formal links between source and user are attenuated or broken.
    Ex: The effects of liberalization threaten to undercut the delivery of a long cherished social objective.
    Ex: She suffered frequent flare-ups of widespread inflammation that would lay her low for days on end.
    * debilitarse = become + brittle, languish.

    * * *
    debilitar [A1 ]
    vt
    1 ‹persona› to weaken, debilitate; ‹salud› to weaken
    la quimioterapia lo ha ido debilitando he's become weaker and weaker with the chemotherapy, the chemotherapy has made him increasingly weak o has gradually weakened o debilitated him
    contribuyó a debilitar su salud mental it contributed to the deterioration of his mental state
    2 ‹voluntad› to weaken
    3 ‹economía/defensa› to weaken, debilitate
    1 «persona» to become weak; «salud» to deteriorate
    se debilitó mucho con la enfermedad the illness made him very weak, he was debilitated by the illness, he became very weak as a result of the illness
    2 «voluntad» to weaken
    3 «sonido» to get o become faint/fainter
    4 «economía» to grow o become weak/weaker
    * * *

    debilitar ( conjugate debilitar) verbo transitivo
    to weaken
    debilitarse verbo pronominal

    [ salud] to deteriorate;
    [ voluntad] to weaken
    b) [ sonido] to get o become faint/fainter

    c) [ economía] to grow o become weak/weaker

    debilitar verbo transitivo to weaken, debilitate: la operación le ha debilitado, the operation left her feeling weak
    su opción debilita la posición alemana, her decision undermines the German position
    ' debilitar' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    enervar
    - minar
    - desgastar
    English:
    chip away
    - debilitate
    - shake
    - soften up
    - weaken
    * * *
    vt
    1. [enfermo, organismo] to weaken;
    [salud] to weaken, to undermine
    2. [voluntad, moral] to weaken, to undermine
    3. [gobierno, moneda, economía] to weaken, to debilitate;
    este escándalo puede debilitar al ministro this scandal could weaken the minister's position
    * * *
    v/t weaken
    * * *
    : to debilitate, to weaken
    * * *
    debilitar vb to weaken

    Spanish-English dictionary > debilitar

  • 19 desagradar

    v.
    1 to displease.
    me desagrada su actitud I don't like her attitude
    me desagradó tener que levantarme tan pronto I didn't like having to get up so early
    créame, me desagrada mucho tener que decirle esto believe me, I really don't like to have to say this to you
    a nadie le desagradan los elogios nobody minds being praised
    La grasa le desagrada a mi padre Fat displeases my father.
    Me desagrada la comida frita Fried food displeases me.
    2 to dislike, to have a dislike for, to distaste.
    Me desagrada tu ropa I dislike your clothes.
    3 to dislike to.
    Me desagrada dormir ahí I dislike to sleep there.
    4 to dislike it.
    Me desagrada I dislike it.
    * * *
    1 to displease
    * * *
    1.
    VT
    2.
    * * *
    verbo transitivo

    me desagrada su presencia/su voz — I find his presence/his voice unpleasant o disagreeable

    * * *
    = displease, grate on, turn off.
    Ex. No matter what we do, we're going to displease some people.
    Ex. His personality, furthermore, appeared to grate on the average television viewer.
    Ex. In the last presidential election voters said they were turned off by leaders who waffled.
    * * *
    verbo transitivo

    me desagrada su presencia/su voz — I find his presence/his voice unpleasant o disagreeable

    * * *
    = displease, grate on, turn off.

    Ex: No matter what we do, we're going to displease some people.

    Ex: His personality, furthermore, appeared to grate on the average television viewer.
    Ex: In the last presidential election voters said they were turned off by leaders who waffled.

    * * *
    desagradar [A1 ]
    vt
    me desagrada su presencia I find his presence unpleasant o disagreeable
    la manera en que me habla me desagrada sobremanera ( frml); I find the way she talks to me extremely unpleasant o disagreeable ( frml)
    me desagrada tener que decírselo I don't like having to tell her
    no te desagrada el vino ¿eh? ( iró); so you're not averse to a drop of wine, eh? ( hum)
    * * *

    desagradar ( conjugate desagradar) verbo transitivo:
    me desagrada el calor/tener que decírselo I don't like the heat/having to tell her

    desagradar verbo intransitivo to displease

    ' desagradar' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    disgustar
    English:
    displease
    * * *
    to displease;
    me desagrada su actitud I don't like her attitude;
    me desagradó tener que levantarme tan pronto I didn't like having to get up so early;
    créame, me desagrada mucho tener que decirle esto believe me, I really don't like to have to say this to you;
    a nadie le desagradan los elogios nobody minds being praised;
    ¿qué es lo que tanto te desagrada de él? what is it you dislike about him?;
    ¿qué te parece este bar? – no me desagrada how do you like this bar? – it's not bad
    * * *
    v/i
    :
    me desagrada tener que … I dislike having to …;
    les desagradó lo que hizo they were unhappy with what he did;
    no me desagradaría … I wouldn’t mind …
    * * *
    : to be unpleasant, to be disagreeable
    * * *
    desagradar vb to dislike / not to like

    Spanish-English dictionary > desagradar

  • 20 desconexión

    f.
    1 disconnection, disengagement, separation, uncoupling.
    2 sign-off.
    * * *
    1 disconnection
    * * *
    SF
    1) (Elec) disconnection
    2) [entre personas, capítulos] lack of connection
    * * *
    = sign-off, disconnect, disconnection, logout, logoff.
    Ex. Furthermore, two general menu buttons, help and sign-off, have been colour-coded for instant recognition.
    Ex. The disconnect is about how the two groups view each other.
    Ex. If full payment of arrears is not made customers will be reminded that continued non-payment will lead to disconnection of the service.
    Ex. If an error code is received during logout call the technician immediately.
    Ex. You can have this occur during logoff if that is what you want.
    ----
    * de desconexión = cut-off.
    * dispositivo de desconexión automática transcurrido un tiempo determinado = time out mechanism.
    * procedimiento de desconexión = logoff procedure.
    * * *
    = sign-off, disconnect, disconnection, logout, logoff.

    Ex: Furthermore, two general menu buttons, help and sign-off, have been colour-coded for instant recognition.

    Ex: The disconnect is about how the two groups view each other.
    Ex: If full payment of arrears is not made customers will be reminded that continued non-payment will lead to disconnection of the service.
    Ex: If an error code is received during logout call the technician immediately.
    Ex: You can have this occur during logoff if that is what you want.
    * de desconexión = cut-off.
    * dispositivo de desconexión automática transcurrido un tiempo determinado = time out mechanism.
    * procedimiento de desconexión = logoff procedure.

    * * *
    1 (de un aparato) disconnection, unplugging
    * * *
    1. [de aparato, alarma] switching off;
    [línea telefónica] disconnection
    2. [falta de relación] gulf;
    la desconexión del gobierno con los sindicatos the gulf between the government and the unions
    * * *
    f disconnection

    Spanish-English dictionary > desconexión

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