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render
American English: /ˈrɛndər/
British English: /ˈrɛndə/

Translation of render in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (make) See examples: to render something useless/superfluous/obsolete
    hacer que algo resulte inútil/superfluo/obsoleto
    the communications systems were rendered useless by the enemy
    el enemigo inutilizó los sistemas de comunicación
    he was rendered unfit for active service by …
    fue incapacitado para el servicio activo por …
    this clause renders the contract void
    esta cláusula invalida el contrato
  • 2 (give, proffer) [formal]
    (homage)
    (thanks)
    (assistance)
    for services rendered
    por servicios prestados
    to render an account
    presentar una factura
    render therefore unto Caesar the things which are Caesar's
    al César lo que es del César (y a Dios lo que es de Dios)
    (Biblical equivalent)
    dad pues al César lo que es del César y a Dios lo que es de Dios
  • 3 3.1 (interpret)
    (piece of music)
    these nuances cannot be rendered in French
    estos matices no pueden reflejarse en francés
    3.2 (translate) to render something into something
    traducir algo a algo
    Example sentences
    • Another of her novels, ‘Kadan’ (‘Runa’ in Kannada) has also been rendered into Tamil.
    • Some of her poems had been rendered into English.
    • Their poetry were all rendered into Tamil.
    Example sentences
    • It has given platform to performers who render the music of poet-saints of India.
    • Dialogue is clear, hiss is minimal, and the background music is nicely rendered.
    • Dialogue and music are clearly rendered and, while not exactly expansive, about as rich as mono from an optical source gets.
  • 4 (Constr)
    Example sentences
    • On top the slabs are rendered over to seal them, then covered with oiled mulberry paper to leave a perfectly smooth yellow continuous surface turned up at the skirting.
    • Most ‘stone’ castles in Ireland used to be rendered with rough lime-dashed plaster, mainly in white.
    • The refurbished zinc roof forms an arresting contrast with the cream tiled and rendered walls of the main building.
  • 5
    (fat)
    Example sentences
    • Add the venison bones, garlic bulb, celeriac, carrots, and bacon and sauté until the bacon fat is rendered, about five minutes.
    • The men conducted most of this heavy work, while the women boiled the leaf fat from the entrails to render lard for shortening and lye soap.
    • In a sauté pan over low heat, cook duck breasts skin side down until golden brown and fat is rendered.

Phrasal verbs

render down

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
(fat)

render up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
[literary]
(town/hostage)

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