modernizarse
modernizarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
1. (to become modern)
a. to modernize
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El país se ha modernizado mucho durante el mandato de este presidente.The country has modernized a lot during the term of this president.
b. to modernise (United Kingdom)
Si no encontramos una manera de modernizarnos, vamos a terminar en bancarrota.If we don't find a way to modernise, we'll end up going bankrupt.
modernizar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to make modern)
a. to modernize
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El gobierno invertirá millones de dólares para modernizar la infraestructura vial.The government will invest millions of dollars to modernize the roadway infrastructure.
b. to modernise (United Kingdom)
Daniela contrató a un decorador de interiores para que la ayudara a modernizar su apartamento.Daniela hired an interior decorator to help her modernise her flat.
c. to update
¡Mi ropa está tan pasada de moda! Ya es hora de modernizar mi vestuario.My clothes are so old-fashioned! it's about time for me to update my wardrobe.
d. to bring up to date
El colegio decidió modernizar el currículo de ciencias.The school decided to bring the science curriculum up to date.
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modernizar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to modernize
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (general)
a. to modernize
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modernizar
transitive verb
to modernize
pronominal verb
modernizarse to modernize; move with the times
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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