Translation of trend in Spanish:

trend

Pronunciation: /trend/

noun/nombre

  • 1 1.1 (pattern, tendency) tendencia (feminine) there is a trend toward centralization existe una tendencia a or hacia la centralización that's the general trend among young people esa es la tónica general entre los jóvenes upward/downward trend tendencia alcista or al alza/bajista or a la baja this will set the trend in personal computers esto marcará la pauta or la tónica en lo que respecta a computadoras personales
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    • Some trends may be apparent but other changes may occur which may contradict the general direction of the trend.
    • The trend indicates the general tendency or direction over the long-term.
    • Certainly in New South Wales, new trends are developing in terms of where foster families are in 2003.
    1.2 (fashion) moda (feminine)
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    • But what is the real impact on the home front of our obsession with fashionable and vogue trends?
    • Even without a single currency, that is where we are sharing cultures, fashion and lifestyle trends.
    • These days, in contrast, fashion trends emanate from a diverse range of sources.

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • tender* unemployment is trending upward/downward el desempleo tiende al alza/a la baja public opinion trends toward/away from capital punishment la opinión pública se inclina hacia/en contra de la pena capital

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Spain had three civil wars known as the guerras carlistas (1833-39, 1860, 1872-76). When Fernando VII died in 1833, he was succeeded not by his brother the Infante Don Carlos de Borbón, but by his daughter Isabel, under the regency of her mother María Cristina. This provoked a mainly northern-Spanish revolt, with local guerrillas pitted against the forces of the central government. The Carlist Wars were also a confrontation between conservative rural Catholic Spain, especially the Basque provinces and Aragón, led by the carlistas, and the progressive liberal urban middle classes allied with the army. Carlos died in 1855, but the carlistas, representing political and religious traditionalism, supported his descendants' claims until reconciliation in 1977 with King Juan Carlos.