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endow

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdaʊ/

Translation of endow in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 (provide) (usually passive/normalmente en voz pasiva) endowed with sth dotado de algo a very well endowed girl/boy [colloquial/familiar] [humorous/humorístico] una chica muy bien dotada/un chico muy bien dotado [colloquial/familiar] [humorous/humorístico]
    Example sentences
    • Love is part of the nature of God, and humans were endowed with the ability to love as part of being ‘created in His image’.
    • It has been endowed with a mystic quality.
    • Actually, the larvae of most coral reef fishes are endowed with good swimming abilities, good sensory systems, and sophisticated behavior that is quite flexible.
    1.2 (provide income for) [college/school/hospital] dotar (de fondos) a

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