Translation of "discriminate" - English-Spanish dictionary

discriminate

verb uk /dɪˈskrɪm·ɪ·neɪt/ us /dɪˈskrɪm·əˌneɪt/

to treat someone unfairly because of their sex, race, religion, etc.

discriminar
The company was accused of discriminating against people on the basis of age.

(Translation of “discriminate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

discriminate

verb /diˈskrimineit/

(with between) to make or see a difference between

distinguir
It is difficult to discriminate between the two birds because they are very similar in appearance.

(often with against) to treat a certain kind of people differently

discriminar
It is illegal to discriminate against someone because of their race.
discrimination noun

discriminación
racial discrimination.

(Translation of “discriminate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)