Translation of increase in Spanish:
intransitive verbAmerican English: /ɪnˈkris/ British English: /ɪnˈkriːs/
insomethingto increase in size/weightaumentar de tamaño/pesoto increase in number/popularity/importancecrecer en número/popularidad/importanciato increase in lengthalargarseto increase in value
extenderseaumentar de valor
- They had the choice of increasing the size of the dairy herd or changing the system completely.
- The operators are reducing the amount they pay out and increasing the amount they take in.
- The core of the movement has been increasing in size and in depth of knowledge.
transitive verbAmerican English: /ɪnˈkris/ British English: /ɪnˈkriːs/
aumentar(noise/difficulty/pain/joy)we are increasing our efforts to find them
aumentarestamos multiplicando or redoblando nuestros esfuerzos para encontrarlosit will increase your chanceste dará más posibilidadeswith increased efficiencycon mayor eficienciahis increased popularity is due in part to …su mayor popularidad se debe en parte a …
noununcountable and countableAmerican English: /ˈɪnkris/ British English: /ˈɪŋkriːs/
- 1.1 a rent/price increaseun aumento del alquiler/precioan increase of 30% in the number of applicantsun aumento del 30% en el número de candidatosto be on the increaseestar en aumentodrug-taking is still on the increase
ir en aumentoel consumo de drogas sigue en aumento1.2 (rise in pay)Example sentences
- No money was available to cover pay rises, and if increases were given jobs could be lost.
- The union has asked for the increase to counter the rise in council tax and house prices in the city.
- This scenario would probably give rise to gradual increases in geothermal gradient.
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