Translation of "produce" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /prəˈdjuːs/ us /prəˈdus/ present participle producing, past tense and past participle produced

B1 to make or grow something

producir, fabricar, dar
The factory produces about 900 cars a year.

to cause a particular result

Nuts produce an allergic reaction in some people.

to control how a movie, play, programme, or musical recording is made

He produced some of the most famous shows on Broadway.
noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈprɒd·juːs/ us /ˈproʊ·dus, ˈprɑ·dus/

food that is grown or made in large quantities to be sold

fresh produce
dairy produce

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


verb /prəˈdjuːs/

to bring out

sacar, extraer
She produced a letter from her pocket.

to give birth to

tener, dar a luz
A cow produces one or two calves a year.

to cause

provocar, producir
His joke produced a shriek of laughter from the children.

to make or manufacture

producir, fabricar
The factory produces furniture.

to give or yield

The country produces enough food for the population.

to arrange and prepare (a theatre/theater performance, film, television programme/program etc)

poner en escena (teatro); producir
The play was produced by Henry Dobson.
producer noun

a person who produces a play, film, etc , but is usually not responsible for instructing the actors

a film producer.
product /ˈprodəkt/ noun

a result

producto, resultado, fruto
The plan was the product of hours of thought.

something manufactured

The firm manufactures metal products.

(mathematics) the result of multiplying one number by another

The product of 9 and 2 is 18.
production /-ˈdakʃən/ noun

the act or process of producing something

car production
The production of the film cost a million dollars.

the amount produced, especially of manufactured goods

The new methods increased production.

a particular performance, or set of repeated performances, of a play etc

puesta en escena, producción
I prefer this production of ’Hamlet’ to the one I saw two years ago.
productive /-ˈdaktiv/ adjective

(opposite unproductive) producing a lot; fruitful

productivo; fértil
productive land
Our discussion was not very productive.
productivity /prodəkˈtivəti/ noun

the rate or efficiency of work especially in industrial production

ways of increasing productivity.

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