proporcionar


proporcionar
v.
1 to provide, to furnish, to give, to supply.
El negocio procura ganancias The business yields utilities.
2 to proportion, to proportionate, to put in proportion, to fit.
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proporcionar
verbo transitivo
1 (ayuda, dinero) to supply; (consejo) to give
2 (dibujo) to proportion
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verb
to provide, supply
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VT
1) (=dar) to supply, provide

proporcionar dinero a algn — to supply sb with money

esto le proporciona una renta anual de ... — this brings him in a yearly income of ...

esto proporciona mucho encanto a la narración — this lends o gives great charm to the story

su tío le proporcionó el puesto — his uncle found him the job, his uncle helped him into o helped him get the job

2) (=adaptar) to adjust, adapt (a to)
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verbo transitivo <materiales/información/comida> to provide

proporcionar algo a alguien — to provide somebody with something

les proporcionó un buen disgusto — it caused them great distress

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= give, issue, provide, furnish (with), produce, dispense, offer, serve up.
Ex. An abstract of a bibliography can be expected to note whether author affiliations are given = Es de esperar que el resumen de una bibliografía indique si se incluyen los lugares de trabajo de los autores.
Ex. Once a user is registered, a password will be issued which provides access to all or most of the data bases offered by the host as and when the user wishes.
Ex. To start with, most catalogues, indexes, data bases and bibliographies provide access to information or documents.
Ex. One of the definitions of 'organise' is to furnish with organs, make organic, make into living being or tissue.
Ex. The perfect librarian may be defined as one who produces the information a reader requires as soon as the reader asks for it.
Ex. This paper describes the role of the federal government in dispensing aid to public libraries as part of the combat against the Great Depression of the 1930s.
Ex. Thus some current awareness services can be purchased from external vendors, whilst others may be offered by a library or information unit to its particular group of users.
Ex. A watering hole in Spain is serving up free beer and tapas to recession-weary customers who insult its bartenders as a way to let off steam.
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* proporcionar apoyo = provide + support, support.
* proporcionar asesoramiento = dispense + advice.
* proporcionar conocimientos técnicos = supply + know-how.
* proporcionar el + Nombre + adecuado al + Nombre + adecuado en el moment = provide + the right + Nombre + to the right + Nombre + at the right time.
* proporcionar información = release + information.
* proporcionar los medios para = provide + the material for.
* proporcionar pruebas = provide + evidence.
* proporcionar una respuesta = furnish + answer.
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verbo transitivo <materiales/información/comida> to provide

proporcionar algo a alguien — to provide somebody with something

les proporcionó un buen disgusto — it caused them great distress

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= give, issue, provide, furnish (with), produce, dispense, offer, serve up.

Ex: An abstract of a bibliography can be expected to note whether author affiliations are given = Es de esperar que el resumen de una bibliografía indique si se incluyen los lugares de trabajo de los autores.

Ex: Once a user is registered, a password will be issued which provides access to all or most of the data bases offered by the host as and when the user wishes.
Ex: To start with, most catalogues, indexes, data bases and bibliographies provide access to information or documents.
Ex: One of the definitions of 'organise' is to furnish with organs, make organic, make into living being or tissue.
Ex: The perfect librarian may be defined as one who produces the information a reader requires as soon as the reader asks for it.
Ex: This paper describes the role of the federal government in dispensing aid to public libraries as part of the combat against the Great Depression of the 1930s.
Ex: Thus some current awareness services can be purchased from external vendors, whilst others may be offered by a library or information unit to its particular group of users.
Ex: A watering hole in Spain is serving up free beer and tapas to recession-weary customers who insult its bartenders as a way to let off steam.
* proporcionar apoyo = provide + support, support.
* proporcionar asesoramiento = dispense + advice.
* proporcionar conocimientos técnicos = supply + know-how.
* proporcionar el + Nombre + adecuado al + Nombre + adecuado en el moment = provide + the right + Nombre + to the right + Nombre + at the right time.
* proporcionar información = release + information.
* proporcionar los medios para = provide + the material for.
* proporcionar pruebas = provide + evidence.
* proporcionar una respuesta = furnish + answer.

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proporcionar [A1 ]
vt
si tú haces el trabajo yo puedo proporcionar los materiales if you do the work I can provide o supply the materials
me proporcionó toda la información necesaria she provided me with o gave me all the necessary information
los jóvenes siempre proporcionan un ambiente más alegre en casa young people always liven things up o create a livelier atmosphere in the house
esto proporcionó un buen disgusto a su familia this greatly upset his family, this caused his family great distress
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proporcionar (conjugate proporcionar) verbo transitivomateriales/información/comidato provide;
proporcionar algo a algn to provide sb with sth
proporcionar verbo transitivo
1 (comida, etc) to provide with, supply
2 (placer, preocupaciones, etc) to give: salió adelante gracias al apoyo proporcionado por sus amigos, she got ahead thanks to her friends' help
'proporcionar' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
consagrar
- dar
- procurar
- brindar
- facilitar
- vestir
English:
afford
- lay on
- provide
- supply
- furnish
- issue
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proporcionar vt
1. [facilitar]
proporcionar algo a alguien to provide sb with sth;
las autoridades proporcionaron alojamiento a todos los refugiados the authorities provided all the refugees with accommodation;
proporcionamos el material necesario a los alumnos we provide o supply students with the necessary materials
2. [ajustar]
proporcionar algo a algo to adapt sth to sth;
deben proporcionar los gastos a los ingresos they ought to adjust their spending to their income
3. [producir]
esta empresa sólo proporciona disgustos this company causes nothing but trouble;
esta música proporciona paz y tranquilidad this music produces a sensation of peace and tranquillity
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proporcionar
v/t (suministrar) provide, supply; satisfacción give
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proporcionar vt
1) : to provide, to give
2) : to proportion, to adapt
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proporcionar vb to provide with
le proporcionaron un coche they provided him with a car

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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