Translation of campaign in Spanish:

campaign

campaña, n.

Pronunciation /kæmˈpeɪn//kamˈpeɪn/

noun

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    Politics Marketing Sociology
    campaña feminine
    before noun the campaign manager/funds el director/los fondos de la campaña
    • From this platform he launched his campaign for election to the Lower House in 1958.
    • Summers and the airport management have now started a campaign for tighter controls over the airspace.
    • Passenger numbers have soared since the M.E.N. won a campaign for a new city centre coach station.
    • Polly Toynbee lets something slip as she pursues her campaign for the nationalisation of children.
    • Parents in Keighley have won a victory in a three-year campaign for free school bus passes.
    • He also played a key role in the campaign against the care home.
    • The campaign against nanotechnology, like other green campaigns, is being built on the twin themes of unknown risk and corporate greed.
    • Later, some men objected to their kind of poetry and launched a campaign against them.
    • Jakarta Police are in the midst of a campaign against drug trafficking in the capital.
    • I was proud to be involved in the campaign for a maternity unit for Moray.
    • The family have said that they have not sought any financial support for their campaign for justice and will not do so.
    • We are thrilled that Dame Vera Lynn has joined our campaign for a memorial to the women of the Second World War.
    • Burnley council were runners up in a national award this week thanks to their campaign against dog fouling.
    • And he has now backed a local campaign against the show and vowed to go to prison in defence of his religion.
    • The entire campaign for the referendum was set up to preclude that kind of idea from the start.
    • Thousands of York residents were urged today to back a campaign for greater funding for flood defences.
    • Ronaldo said his visit was part of his campaign against poverty around the world.
    • The Newbold councillor is spearheading a campaign for a ban on outdoor drinking across the borough.
    • His experiences have formed the basis of a worldwide advertising campaign for Sure deodorant.
    • A Wiltshire primary school has stepped up its campaign for road safety with a petition.
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    Military
    campaña feminine
    • For the media it is a conflict conducted in a series of military campaigns.
    • In Italy, French and Spanish forces fought a series of see-saw campaigns against the Austrians.
    • That's a very important shift, and that will stay whatever the strengths or weaknesses of the military campaigns.
    • As with all military campaigns, control of information was its key weapon, and truth its first casualty.
    • He had intelligence, administrative ability and he was good at planning military campaigns.
    • He was not much of a military figure and his campaigns were minor at best.
    • We solemnly remember the soldiers who lost their lives fighting in these two campaigns.
    • If not, we will be waging military campaigns against new tyrannical regimes over and over again.
    • The aim of campaigns of operational maneuver has historically been to impose our will on the enemy by force.
    • When hostilities start, the unified commands plan and conduct campaigns and major operations.
    • Popular work also tends to concentrate on the famous campaigns of Western military history.
    • It is best, Sun Tzu said, when citizens are not involved in military campaigns.
    • This book is a must for anyone interested in the eastern campaigns of the Civil War
    • The Crusades were a series of military campaigns during the time of Medieval England against the Muslims of the Middle East.
    • This he achieved by a prolonged series of military campaigns which unified all northern India under his rule.
    • But there was also a learning curve for subsequent military and naval campaigns by the British and French.
    • Here the emphasis was on execution and not just the planning of campaigns and major operations.
    • The plan included everything from propaganda operations to paramilitary campaigns and guerilla operations.
    • Peace negotiations continued at the same time as the military campaigns.
    • Napoleon Bonaparte purportedly used this technique during his military campaigns.

intransitive verb

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    Politics Sociology
    hacer una campaña
    to campaign for/against sth hacer una campaña a favor de/en contra de algo
    • Ever since they were installed, residents have been campaigning for their removal.
    • I'm campaigning about it and I've refused to pay so far so the bills are mounting up.
    • They have long been campaigning in favour of a relief road around the village.
    • The Humanist Society is campaigning for a change in the law to allow anyone to carry out the ceremony.
    • He campaigned and researched to promote greater understanding of the cause and effects of elder abuse.
    • The news has been welcomed by groups campaigning for improved public transport.
    • Parents accused of harming their children have also been campaigning for change.
    • Tomorrow we're not campaigning in the morning out of respect for the Pope's funeral.
    • Most will be campaigning against poverty and trying to raise awareness of problems in Africa.
    • I have spent much of my life working in and campaigning for tropical rain forests and their people.
    • Residents are campaigning against land behind their homes being used for allotments.
    • The trouble with campaigning in the wilds of Oxfordshire is that you lose touch with the main battle.
    • He added that low pay advocacy groups were also campaigning against the changes.
    • What does this say about his attitude towards the parliament he campaigned to establish?
    • Since then, the families have been campaigning for justice and for a full public inquiry.
    • They are campaigning on issues such as affordable housing, transport and education.
    • Tom has been campaigning to ensure the bill keeps the rights of the disabled to the fore.
    • He may not be aware that Baildon commuters are campaigning for a direct service to Leeds.
    • Villagers in Heaton are among those now campaigning to protect land from housing.
    • As an active cyclist I will not be campaigning for more cycle routes to push my bike along.
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    Military
    luchar