Translation of engender in Spanish:

engender

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdʒendər; ɪnˈdʒendə(r)/

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [formal] engendrar [formal]
    More example sentences
    • I can not imagine returning home from watching a film and deciding to engender a child.
    • Urging prospective fathers to take care that their seed is of the right temperature to engender children of a good physical and psychological temper, Charron offers them some practical advice.
    • When, in turn, we biologically engender a child with a partner, the two parents are equally invested and morally responsible for the child.

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