Translation of "generate" - English-Spanish dictionary

generate

verb uk /ˈdʒen·ər·eɪt/ (present participle generating, past tense and past participle generated)

to make something exist

generar
This movie has generated a lot of interest.

to make energy

generar
We need to generate more electricity.

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

generate

verb /ˈdʒenəreit/

to cause or produce

generar, producir, causar, suscitar
This machine generates electricity
His suggestions generated a lot of ill-feeling.
generation noun

one stage in the descent of a family

generación
All three generations – children, parents and grandparents – lived together quite happily.

people born at about the same time

generación
People of my generation all think the same way about this.
the generation gap noun

the difference in views and the lack of understanding between younger and older people.

brecha entre generaciones, conflicto generacional
generator noun

a machine which produces electricity, gas etc

generador
The hospital has an emergency generator.

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