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privilegiar

Translation of privilegiar in English:

verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 [formal] (conceder un privilegio a)
    to grant a privilege to
    un ofrecimiento que me honra y me privilegia
    a gift which makes me feel honored and privileged
    lo privilegiaron concediéndole la cabecera de la mesa
    he was granted the privilege of sitting at the head of the table
    1.2 (favorecer)
    to favor (inglés norteamericano) o (inglés británico) favour
    una ley que privilegia a los ricos
    a law that favors the rich
Example sentences
  • Se debe privilegiar el diálogo antes que tratar una protesta social como un hecho policíaco.
  • No podemos privilegiar a nadie más que a los afiliados.
  • Porque el Estado privilegia a las empresas mineras sobre los campesinos.

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