There are 3 translations of reform in Spanish:

reform1

Pronunciation: /rɪˈfɔːrm; rɪˈfɔːm/

n

  • 1.1 u c (of system) reforma (f) (before n) reform law ley (f) reformadora or de reforma reform movement movimiento (m) de reforma
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    • If we want continued economic success we must continue the process of economic reform.
    • In this case constitutional reform or more representative institutions are undesirable, since they are as likely to impede as to accelerate modernisation.
    • The process of economic reform had inevitably increased individual autonomy.
    1.2 u (in character) reforma (f) he was beyond all hope of reform no había la menor esperanza de que se reformara

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 3 translations of reform in Spanish:

reform2

vt

  • 1.1 [system/institution] reformar
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    • Its aim was to help such countries to acquire technology and sustainability by reforming their institutions and improving their competitiveness.
    • This means not only refurbishing existing institutions, reforming committees and the like, but building new political sites.
    • A Westcliff security company has embarked on a campaign to reform working practices in the security business.
    1.2 (morally) reformar
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    • I do not believe in the criminal's ability to reform, or their ability to name negative life factors as being a contributory factor to their crime.
    • And the Grinch is so much fun when he's bad, it's something of a disappointment when he reforms, realising along with the rest of Whoville that Christmas is about more than spending money.
    • In the end he reforms, because - to put it in Madonna terms - ‘efforts are made.’

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Word of the day precioso
adj
beautiful …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 3 translations of reform in Spanish:

Reform

Pronunciation: /rɪˈfɔːrm; rɪˈfɔːm/

adj

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Word of the day precioso
adj
beautiful …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.