towards

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 /təˈwɔːdz/


WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
towards prep (in the direction of)hacia prep
 a prep
towards prep (facing)hacia prep
 a prep
 mirando a loc prep
 * La ventana da hacia la calle.
 * La ventana da a la calle.
towards prep (with regard to)tocante a loc prep
 con relación a loc prep
 con respecto a loc prep
 referente a loc prep
towards prep (aimed at obtaining)para prep
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
toward prep (in the direction of)hacia prep
 a prep
toward prep (facing)hacia prep
 a prep
 * La ventana da hacia la calle.
 * La ventana da a la calle.
toward prep (with regard to)tocante a loc prep
 con relación a loc prep
 con respecto a loc prep
 referente a loc prep
toward prep (aimed at obtaining)para prep
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms:
towards | toward |
act towards vtr (behave with regard to: [sb])tratar a vtr
 He acted very cold towards me earlier.
 Trata a los demás como quieres que te traten a ti.
be disrespectful towards [sb] v (be rude to [sb])faltar al respeto loc verb
 He was disrespectful towards his mother when he yelled at her.
 El niño le faltó al respeto a su mamá al gritarle.
 ser irrespetuoso v
 No debes ser irrespetuoso hacia tus mayores.
be favourably disposed towards [sb] vtr (like someone)tener buena disposición hacia alguien loc verb
go towards vtr (move in the direction of)ir hacia
 She got up and went towards the door.
 Fuimos hacia la salida.
incline [sb] towards vtr (give [sb] a tendency to)conducir a vtr + prep
 La inseguridad que le produjo la situación le condujo a una actitud hostil con los demás.
 incitar (a alguien) a v tr
 Es evidente que fue la ambición lo que lo incitó a cometer el crimen.
incline [sb] towards vtr (give [sb] a preference for)despertar (en alguien) el gusto por v tr
 Fue mi abuelo el que despertó en mí la pasión por la música.
move towards, move toward [sth] or [sb] vtr phrasal insep (approach, get closer to)acercarse, aproximarse v pron
tend towards, tend toward vtr (be disposed or inclined to)tender hacia vtr+prep
 Todo el universo tiende hacia un máximo de entropía.
 inclinarse por vpron+prep
 Siempre se inclinó más por las ciencias humanísticas.
towards the end adv (in the final stages)hacia el final loc adv
towards the end adv (in the final part)al final loc adv
 en la última parte loc adv
work towards [sth] v (contribute to or strive to reach [sth])trabajar por/para algo vi
 Están trabajando mucho para llevar agua potable a las personas aisladas tras el huracán
 bregar en pro de loc verb
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