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Spanish translation of “exert”

exert

verb /iɡˈzəːt/
to bring forcefully into use or action He likes to exert his authority. to force (oneself) to make an effort Why do we perspire when we exert ourselves? exertion /-ʃən/ noun the act of bringing forcefully into use the exertion of one’s influence. (an) effort They failed in spite of their exertions.
(Definition of exert from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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