"cebar" English translation

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"cebar" in English

ES cebar
volume_up
[cebando|cebado] {verb}

1. general

cebar
volume_up
to bait [baited|baited] {v.t.} (hook, trap)
La segunda, la referida a la inclusión del cebo vivo en el TAC.
The second amendment refers to the inclusion of live bait in the TAC.
No se puede esperar que los niños vean los anuncios con un sentido crítico o resistan al cebo publicitario que se les tiende.
Children cannot be expected to view advertising critically or resist bait advertising directed at them.
El cebo vivo se tendrá en cuenta en las cuotas, lo que posibilitará controlar las cantidades capturadas de la manera más justa.
Live bait will be taken into consideration in the quotas, making it possible to check the quantities fished in the fairest way.
cebar
volume_up
to fatten [fattened|fattened] {v.t.} (make fatter)
Estamos sometiendo a debate la utilización de antibióticos para cebar animales.
We should now debate the use of antibiotics for fattening up animals.
Los animales eran cebados hasta alcanzar los 170 o 200 kilos de peso.
They were then fattened up to 170 to 200 kg.
Una vez más, los animales han salido perdiendo cuando ha habido que elegir entre su protección y el beneficio de las empresas que los ceban.
Yet again, animals have lost out when there is a choice to be made between protecting them or the profits of the firms that fatten them up.
cebar
volume_up
to feed up {vb} [Brit.] (fatten)
cebar
volume_up
to prime [primed|primed] {v.t.} (pump, gun)

2. colloquial

cebar
volume_up
to fatten [fattened|fattened] {v.t.} [coll.] (make fatter)
Estamos sometiendo a debate la utilización de antibióticos para cebar animales.
We should now debate the use of antibiotics for fattening up animals.
Los animales eran cebados hasta alcanzar los 170 o 200 kilos de peso.
They were then fattened up to 170 to 200 kg.
Una vez más, los animales han salido perdiendo cuando ha habido que elegir entre su protección y el beneficio de las empresas que los ceban.
Yet again, animals have lost out when there is a choice to be made between protecting them or the profits of the firms that fatten them up.

Context sentences for "cebar" in English

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SpanishEstamos sometiendo a debate la utilización de antibióticos para cebar animales.
We should now debate the use of antibiotics for fattening up animals.