Translation of desarrollar in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1 1.1 [facultad/inteligencia] to develop; [músculos] to develop, build up tiene el sentido del olfato muy desarrollado it has a very highly developed sense of smell 1.2 [industria/comercio] to develop 1.3 (ampliar, desenvolver) [idea/teoría/plan] to develop
- 2 2.1 (exponer) [teoría/idea] to explain, expound [formal]; [tema] to explain 2.2 [Matemáticas/Mathematics] to develop 2.3 (llevar a cabo) [actividad/labor] to carry out; [plan] to put into practice
- 3 [coche/motor] desarrolla una velocidad de … it can reach a speed of … desarrolla 75 caballos it develops o/or generates 75 horsepower
verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (desarrollarse)
- 1 1.1 (crecer) [niño/cuerpo/planta] to develop, grow 1.2 [adolescente] to develop, go through puberty 1.3 [pueblo/industria/economía] to develop 1.4 [teoría/idea] to develop, evolve
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