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Principal Translations
fomentar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (impulsar, promover)encourage vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (tourism)promote vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (disturbances)incite, foment vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 El gobierno donó libros infantiles para fomentar la lectura en los niños.
 
Additional Translations
fomentar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (causar, provocar)foment, encourage vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Algunos videojuegos violentos fomentan el crimen.
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