Translation of funcionar in English:
verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
- to work el reloj funciona a la perfección the clock works perfectly ¿cómo funciona este cacharro? how does this thing work? no funciona out of order la relación no funcionaba their relationship wasn't working (out) [familiar/colloquial] el servicio no puede funcionar con tan poco personal the service cannot operate o/or function with so few staff funciona con pilas it works on o/or runs off batteries
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Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.