Übersetzung von “galvanize” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb UK usually galvanise uk /ˈɡæl.və.naɪz/ us

to cause someone to suddenly take action, especially by shocking or exciting them in some way

impulsar, electrizar
Western charities were galvanized by TV pictures of starving people.
The prospect of his mother coming to stay galvanized him into action and he started cleaning the house.

(Übersetzung von “galvanize” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈɡӕlvənaiz/

to cover (iron or steel) with a thin layer of zinc to prevent it rusting.


(with into) to cause or move (a person) to do something

sacudir, empujar, estimular
The threat of losing their jobs galvanized the men into action.

(Übersetzung von “galvanize” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)