Translation of dignify in Spanish:
transitive verb -fies, -fying, -fied
- 1.1 (grace)Example sentences1.2 (make respectable)
I would not dignify that question with an answerdarle categoría aesa pregunta no es digna de respuestaExample sentences
- But what could be better than a biblical ingredient for enhancing and dignifying the material?
- The outcome is a series of eye-catching shelters that enhance and dignify bus travel and make a strong statement in the urban environment.
- What's causing you to dignify it by acting as if it's a worthy endeavor rather than yet another unnecessary cash-in attempt?
- Doctrine aside, it seemed strange to me that he would choose the word ‘closet’ to dignify Mary; or, to put it the other way around, that something as mundane as a closet could be sanctified.
- Malnutrition was epidemic and medical care, if it can be dignified as such, was virtually useless in those rare instances when it was available.
- We are granted a glimpse of another world, a world that we share with the animals, who are dignified as antagonists, worshipped as totems and pursued as quarry.
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A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.