verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1 [confianza] to inspire; [compasión] to arouse, inspire la única persona que sabe inspirarles confianza the only person who can inspire confidence in them o/or inspire them with confidence su sola presencia les inspiraba terror [literario/literary] his mere presence filled them with fear [literario/literary]
verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
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Every year the charitable Fundación Príncipe de Asturias makes eight awards in various categories. They are presented by the Príncipe de Asturias, the heir to the Spanish throne, in the Asturian city of Oviedo. The prize includes a monetary reward of 50,000 euros and a sculpture by the Catalan artist Joan Miró. Winners have included: the writers Umberto Eco and Mario Vargas Llosa; the politicians Nelson Mandela and Yasser Arafat; the organization Médecins sans Frontières; the scientist Stephen Hawking; and the golfer Severiano Ballesteros.