Translation of agency in Spanish:

agency

agencia, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈeɪdʒ(ə)nsi//ˈeɪdʒənsi/

noun

  • 1

    • Later he became strongly opposed to the theory that proglacial lakes were formed by the agency of huge glacial dams.
    • Hence they are not easy to weigh up their adversarial effects which are not known by the agency of action and at the time of the action.
    • I may sit and may will for ever that yonder chair come to me, but without the direct agency of my body it must remain where it is.
    • The pockets of the farmers, on the other hand, will reluctantly yield but scanty supplies, in the unwelcome shape of impositions on their houses and lands; and personal property is too precarious and invisible a fund to be laid hold of in any other way than by the imperceptible agency of taxes on consumption.
    • Happiness is finally restored by the agency of enchanted potions.
    • 1.1(office)

      agencia feminine
      advertising/press/model agency agencia de publicidad/prensa/modelos
      • It draws from every Cabinet department and some independent agencies.
      • The usually secretive agency is best known for its major role in creating the Internet.
      • Others complain of the huge amount of paperwork and the array of agencies and government bodies they need to deal with.
      • Firstly, Scottish Enterprise is a government-funded agency not a government department.
      • In urban areas not subject to traditional governing bodies, these alternative agencies often sufficed.
      • This is the one agency and government that not only is allowed to pray, it's demanded.
      • We believe the Department of Justice is the appropriate agency to look into this matter.
      • Second, we do not yet have good coordination among government agencies and regulatory bodies.
      • The leading role in it should be taken by federal agencies of the defense sectors of industry.
      • The governmental agency that takes care of this long term arrangement is the IRD.
      • Now it is Iraqis and one agency alone has 150 foreign workers on its books.
      • In the education service the governing body of each agency is the employer of the chief executive.
      • So far the executive agency of the Department of Health has said it does not divulge information about faults.
      • Ownership rights with different agencies of the Government have aggravated this neglect.
      • The confusion does not just extend to government and public agencies.
      • Meanwhile, the Prime Minister announced a separate agency to deal with WMD.
      • Section 17201 does not include any references to governmental agencies or political entities.
      • The company will also look to service the needs of Namibian government departments and agencies.
      • The regulatory agencies and local bodies seem to be turning a blind eye to the problem.
      • The article then goes on to include the title of the report and the specific agency that issued it.

    • 1.2(branch)

      sucursal feminine
      filial feminine

    • 1.3(department)

      organismo masculine

  • 2

    (means)
    through the agency of influential friends a través de / por medio de amigos influyentes
    • through the agency of wind and rain por la acción del viento y la lluvia