fomentar


fomentar
v.
1 to encourage, to foster.
2 to promote, to boost, to advance, to be conducive to.
Ella alienta un ideal She fosters=nurtures an ideal.
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fomentar
verbo transitivo
1 to promote, encourage, foster
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verb
1) to foster, promote
2) foment
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VT
1) [+ desarrollo, investigación, ahorro, inversión, participación] to encourage; [+ turismo, industria] to promote, boost; [+ competitividad, producción] to boost; [+ odio, violencia] to foment

medidas destinadas a fomentar la integración racial — measures aimed at promoting o encouraging racial integration

2) (Med) to foment, warm
3) (=incubar)

la gallina fomenta sus huevos — the hen sits on o incubates her eggs

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verbo transitivo
1) <industria/turismo> to promote; <ahorro/inversión> to encourage, boost; <disturbio/odio> to incite, foment (frml)

hay que fomentarles el gusto por la música — one has to foster o encourage an interest in music in them

2) (Med) to foment
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= advance, boost, cultivate, encourage, foster, further, nurture, promote, abet, foment, spur, elicit, stimulate, drive.
Nota: Verbo irregular: pasado drove, participio driven.
Ex. In addition to continuing and advancing programs begun prior to his directorship, Mr. Welsh has initiated the Cataloging in Publication program (CIP).
Ex. If the title is selected by a book club this helps boost the print-run and overall sales.
Ex. Such familiarity can be cultivated with experience, and will consider the following features of data bases.
Ex. A common catalogue encourages users to regard the different information carrying media as part of range of media.
Ex. Among Mr. Welsh's professional activities and accomplishments are his successful efforts to foster an increased two-way communication between LC's Processing Department and his professional colleagues in the field.
Ex. IFLA's International Office for Universal Bibliographic Control was established in order to further international control of bibliographic records.
Ex. Studying the leisure reading preferences of teens can help library media specialists develop collections and programs that nurture a lifelong love of reading.
Ex. Initially, it is necessary that the scheme be published and available for purchase, and that its use is generally promoted.
Ex. This article questions the pricing policies of some publishers for journals suggesting that librarians have inadvertently aided and abetted them in some cases.
Ex. The formats that emerge can be used by libraries, publishers, and information utilities worldwide to convert printed works to electronic forms or to create original works in electric format, and thus foment the creation of networked electronic library collections.
Ex. Spurred by press comments on dumping of withdrawn library books in rubbish skips, Birkerd Library requested the Ministry of Culture's permission to sell withdrawn materials.
Ex. This article looks at ways in which librarians in leadership roles can elicit the motivation, commitment, and personal investment of members of the organisation.
Ex. An alertness to work in related fields may stimulate creativity in disseminating ideas from one field of study to another, for both the researcher and the manager.
Ex. The notation 796.33 is used for sporst involving an inflated ball propelled (driven) by foot.
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* fomentar apoyo = build + support.
* fomentar el conocimiento = advance + knowledge.
* fomentar el debate = foster + discussion.
* fomentar el interés = raise + interest, foster + interest.
* fomentar interés = build + interest.
* fomentar la competencia = cultivate + competition.
* fomentar la lectura = promote + reading.
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verbo transitivo
1) <industria/turismo> to promote; <ahorro/inversión> to encourage, boost; <disturbio/odio> to incite, foment (frml)

hay que fomentarles el gusto por la música — one has to foster o encourage an interest in music in them

2) (Med) to foment
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= advance, boost, cultivate, encourage, foster, further, nurture, promote, abet, foment, spur, elicit, stimulate, drive.
Nota: Verbo irregular: pasado drove, participio driven.

Ex: In addition to continuing and advancing programs begun prior to his directorship, Mr. Welsh has initiated the Cataloging in Publication program (CIP).

Ex: If the title is selected by a book club this helps boost the print-run and overall sales.
Ex: Such familiarity can be cultivated with experience, and will consider the following features of data bases.
Ex: A common catalogue encourages users to regard the different information carrying media as part of range of media.
Ex: Among Mr. Welsh's professional activities and accomplishments are his successful efforts to foster an increased two-way communication between LC's Processing Department and his professional colleagues in the field.
Ex: IFLA's International Office for Universal Bibliographic Control was established in order to further international control of bibliographic records.
Ex: Studying the leisure reading preferences of teens can help library media specialists develop collections and programs that nurture a lifelong love of reading.
Ex: Initially, it is necessary that the scheme be published and available for purchase, and that its use is generally promoted.
Ex: This article questions the pricing policies of some publishers for journals suggesting that librarians have inadvertently aided and abetted them in some cases.
Ex: The formats that emerge can be used by libraries, publishers, and information utilities worldwide to convert printed works to electronic forms or to create original works in electric format, and thus foment the creation of networked electronic library collections.
Ex: Spurred by press comments on dumping of withdrawn library books in rubbish skips, Birkerd Library requested the Ministry of Culture's permission to sell withdrawn materials.
Ex: This article looks at ways in which librarians in leadership roles can elicit the motivation, commitment, and personal investment of members of the organisation.
Ex: An alertness to work in related fields may stimulate creativity in disseminating ideas from one field of study to another, for both the researcher and the manager.
Ex: The notation 796.33 is used for sporst involving an inflated ball propelled (driven) by foot.
* fomentar apoyo = build + support.
* fomentar el conocimiento = advance + knowledge.
* fomentar el debate = foster + discussion.
* fomentar el interés = raise + interest, foster + interest.
* fomentar interés = build + interest.
* fomentar la competencia = cultivate + competition.
* fomentar la lectura = promote + reading.

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fomentar [A1 ]
vt
A
1 ‹industria› to promote; ‹turismo› to promote, encourage, boost; ‹ahorro/inversión› to encourage, boost; ‹disturbio/odio› to incite, foment (frml)
hay que fomentarles el gusto por la música one has to foster o encourage an interest in music in them
2 (fundar) to found
B (Med) to foment
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fomentar (conjugate fomentar) verbo transitivoindustria/turismoto promote;
ahorro/inversiónto encourage, boost;
disturbio/odioto incite, foment (frml);
interés/aficiónto encourage
fomentar verbo transitivo to promote
'fomentar' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
alimentar
English:
boost
- develop
- encourage
- foster
- promote
- stir up
- advance
- whip
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fomentar vt
1. [favorecer] to encourage, to promote;
medidas para fomentar el ahorro measures to encourage saving;
una campaña para fomentar la lectura a campaign to encourage o promote reading
2. Carib, Méx [organizar] to open, to set up
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fomentar
v/t solidaridad foster; COM promote; rebelión foment, incite
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fomentar vt
1) : to foment, to stir up
2) promover: to promote, to foster
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fomentar vb to promote

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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