Translation of "exert" - English-Spanish dictionary

exert

verb /ɪɡˈzɜːt/
exert yourself

to use a lot of physical or mental energy to do something

esforzarse
She was too sick to exert herself much.

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

exert

verb /iɡˈzəːt/

to bring forcefully into use or action

ejercer
He likes to exert his authority.

to force (oneself) to make an effort

esforzarse
Why do we perspire when we exert ourselves?
exertion /-ʃən/ noun

the act of bringing forcefully into use

ejercicio
the exertion of one’s influence.

(an) effort

esfuerzo
They failed in spite of their exertions.

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