conferir

 
conferir
transitive verb
1. (to present) 
a. to confer 
La nueva constitución confería poderes ilimitados al presidente.The new constitution conferred unlimited power on the president.
b. to bestow 
La academia le confirió el honor de nombrarle autor del año.The academy bestowed him the honor of naming him author of the year.
c. to award 
El jurado ha conferido el premio de conjunto más elegante a la modelo española.The jury awarded the prize for the most elegant outfit to the Spanish model.
2. (to provide) 
a. to give 
La nueva decoración de la habitación le confiere un ambiente más profesional.The room's new decor gives it a more professional atmosphere.
b. to lend 
Su uniforme le confería un aire de autoridad.His uniform lent him an air of authority.
conferir
transitive verb
1. (cualidad) 
a. to give, to lend 
conferir algo a alguiento confer o bestow something upon somebody
conferir
transitive verb
1 [+premio] to award;a to; [+honor] to confer;a on; bestow;a on;
2 (proporcionar) to lend; give
los cuadros confieren un aire de dignidad a la sala the paintings lend an air of dignity to the room
3 (cotejar) [+documentos] to compare;con with;
Phrases with "conferir"
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conferir poderes a
to confer powers on
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