A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to accelerate)
a. to speed up
Debemos agilizar la producción para satisfacer la demanda.We need to speed up production so as to meet demand.
2. (to make more agile)
a. to sharpen
Si quieres agilizar la mente, debes ejercitarla.If you want to sharpen your mind, you have to exercise it.
3. (to give more energy to)
a. to make livelier
El orador agilizó el ritmo de su discurso al ver que la gente se aburría.Seeing that the audience was getting bored, the speaker made the rhythm of his lecture livelier.
b. to make more dynamic
Si no agilizas la presentación, no conseguirás captar la atención del público.If you don't make your presentation more dynamic, you won't catch the public's attention.
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
pronominal verb
4. (to become more agile)
a. to sharpen up
Tu mente se agilizará si empiezas a usarla.Your mind will sharpen up if you start using it.
5. (to hurry up)
a. to speed up
El aprendizaje se agiliza cuando el alumno está realmente interesado en lo que aprende.The learning process speeds up when the student is really interested in what he's learning.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (general)
a. to speed up
transitive verb
(acelerar) to speed up; (mejorar) to improve; make more flexible;
pronominal verb
agilizarse to speed up
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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