Translation of desfavorecer in English:

desfavorecer

vt

  • 1.1 (perjudicar) to work against la nueva normativa desfavorece a la pequeña empresa the new regulations are prejudicial to o unfavorable to o work against small businesses 1.2 (afear) ese peinado la desfavorece that hairstyle doesn't suit her o doesn't do anything for her o isn't at all flattering

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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more