propiciar


propiciar
v.
1 to be conducive to.
2 to propitiate, to favor, to be conducive to, to forward.
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propiciar
Conjugation model [CAMBIAR], like cambiar
verbo transitivo
1 (favorecer) to pave the way for, contribute to; (causar) to cause, lead to, bring about
la muerte del dictador propició el cambio político the death of the dictator paved the way for political change
2 (ganar) to earn, win
se propició el respeto de todos he won the respect of everyone
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VT
1) [+ cambio, revolución] (=favorecer) to favour, favor (EEUU); (=crear condiciones) to create a favourable atmosphere for; (=provocar) to cause, give rise to

tal secreto propicia muchas conjeturas — such secrecy gives rise to o causes a lot of speculation

un hecho que propició que el fuego se extendiera — a fact which helped the fire to spread

2) (=atraer) to propitiate frm, win over
3) LAm to sponsor
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1.
verbo transitivo (favorecer) to favor*; (causar) to bring about

su muerte propició la unión de la familia — his death helped bring the family together

las condiciones que propician una revolución — conditions that create a favorable atmosphere for revolution

2.
propiciarse v pron to win, gain
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= encourage, foster, promote, stimulate, forward, favour [favor, -USA], propitiate.
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. Initially, it is necessary that the scheme be published and available for purchase, and that its use is generally promoted.
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. In order to forward the mission of the University, specific programs will be targeted for growth, consolidation, and possible elimination.
Ex. Current trends favour cataloguing practices which can be applied to a variety of library materials.
Ex. The latest news is that in India some residents are transforming themselves into ghosts in a ritual to propitiate Lord Shiva.
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* propiciar el debate = stimulate + discussion, stimulate + debate.
* propiciar un clima = promote + climate.
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1.
verbo transitivo (favorecer) to favor*; (causar) to bring about

su muerte propició la unión de la familia — his death helped bring the family together

las condiciones que propician una revolución — conditions that create a favorable atmosphere for revolution

2.
propiciarse v pron to win, gain
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= encourage, foster, promote, stimulate, forward, favour [favor, -USA], propitiate.

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: Initially, it is necessary that the scheme be published and available for purchase, and that its use is generally promoted.
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: In order to forward the mission of the University, specific programs will be targeted for growth, consolidation, and possible elimination.
Ex: Current trends favour cataloguing practices which can be applied to a variety of library materials.
Ex: The latest news is that in India some residents are transforming themselves into ghosts in a ritual to propitiate Lord Shiva.
* propiciar el debate = stimulate + discussion, stimulate + debate.
* propiciar un clima = promote + climate.

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propiciar [A1 ]
vt
(favorecer) to favor*; (causar) to bring about
medidas que propician la reforma measures that favor reform
propiciar el acercamiento cultural entre los dos países to bring about o foster closer cultural ties between the two countries
su muerte propició la unión de la familia his death helped bring the family together
las condiciones que propician una revolución conditions that are conducive to revolution o that create a favorable atmosphere for revolution
propiciarse
v pron
to win, gain
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propiciar (conjugate propiciar) verbo transitivo (favorecer) to favor(conjugate favor);
(causar) to bring about
propiciar verbo transitivo to favour
'propiciar' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
auspiciar
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propiciar vt
[favorecer] to be conducive to; [causar] to bring about, to cause;
su actitud desafiante ha propiciado el enfrentamiento her defiant attitude has helped bring about the confrontation;
la rotura de cristales propició la intervención de la policía the smashing of windows caused the police to intervene
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propiciar
v/t
1 (favorecer) promote
2 (causar) bring about
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propiciar vt
1) : to propitiate
2) : to favor, to foster

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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