Translation of privar in English:
- 1privar a alguien
dealgo(un derecho)se vio privado de su libertadto deprive somebody ofsomethinglo privaron de la licenciahe was deprived of his freedomfue privado de sus bieneshe had his license taken awayhe lost his licensehe had all his possessions confiscatedall his possessions were confiscated
- 1 (sobresalir, destacar) See examples: en su comportamiento priva siempre la honradezen la casa privaba un ambiente de serenidadher behavior is always characterized by honestyhoy día privan los avances científicosa serene atmosphere prevailed in the housescientific advances are the important thing nowadays
also: privarse verbo pronominal
dealgo(lujos/placeres)no se privan de nadato deprive oneself ofsomethingse privó de comida para pagarlothey don't want for anythingthey don't deprive themselves of anythingse ha privado del pan para no engordarhe deprived himself of o he went without food to pay for itcuando tiene ocasión de comer bien, no se privahe's stopped eating o he's going without bread so as not to put on weightwhen she gets the chance to eat well she doesn't hold back
- Busco un empleo en sector publico o privado dentro de los campos de acción en las que pueda ejercer un bioquímico farmacéutico.
- Los jueces no pueden privar de su derecho a los hijos.
- Ahora, no debe privar únicamente la visión de cierta gente.
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