conllevar
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conllevar(
kohn
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yeh
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bahr
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to require)
a. to entail
El incumplimiento de estas obligaciones conllevará las adecuadas sanciones.Non compliance with these obligations will entail appropriate sanctions.
b. to involve
Esta operación de corazón conlleva un alto riesgo de muerte.This heart surgery involves a high risk of death.
c. to imply
Debemos asumir las nuevas responsabilidades que esta decisión conllevaría.We must asume the new responsibilities this decision would imply.
d. to bring
Este acuerdo conllevará beneficios económicos para ambas partes.This agreement will bring economic benefits for both parties.
e. to carry
El gerente del banco explicó que el préstamo conllevaba tipos de interés muy elevados.The bank manager explained that the loan carried high interest rates.
2. (to put up with)
a. to bear
Los refugiados conllevan con dignidad las dificultades que están viviendo.The refugees are bearing the hardships they are going through with dignity.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to bring about; used with "a")
Regionalism used in Panama
(Panama)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
a. to lead to
Las numerosas demandas a las que la empresa se enfrentó conllevaron a su derrumbe final.The numerous lawsuits the company faced led to its eventual collapse.
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conllevar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (implicar)
a. to involve, to entail
2. (soportar)
a. to bear
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conllevar
transitive verb
1 [+sentido] to convey; carry
2 (implicar) to imply; involve
3 (aguantar) to bear; put up with
conllevar las penas de otro to take sb else's troubles on one's shoulders
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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