Translation of kibbutz in Spanish:


kibbutz, n.

Pronunciation /kɪˈbʊts//kɪˈbʊts/


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    kibbutz masculine
    • The progression of kibbutzes from socialist ideals to capitalism tells an interesting tale of structural change.
    • After graduating he cofounded a kibbutz, working with others to transform deserts into green pastures and orchards.
    • All I know is that when I was 17 I went to Israel to work on a kibbutz for seven months, and when I came back I was half a foot taller, and my voice had broken.
    • She went to Israel for seven months to work on a kibbutz, came home and trained as a masseur.
    • In the past 20 years, the kibbutzes have lost one-fourth of their population and members today number 120,000, a small fraction of Israel's 7 million people.
    • The pioneering moshavs and kibbutzes first planted vines in 1976, and initially the grapes were sold to the large coastal cooperatives.
    • Other studies of kibbutzim have found helping behavior between organizations that share ideologies.
    • Paths lined with eucalyptus planted by the early Jewish settlers lead to thriving kibbutzim, to guesthouses and fine restaurants.
    • I grew up on a border kibbutz in Israel, on the front line of the 1967 war.
    • In most cases, the sites of destroyed villages are not submerged under housing projects, but have been covered over by national forests or have been handed over to economically stagnant kibbutzim.
    • She travelled to France and went on to live on a kibbutz in Israel where she experienced the realities of living in a socialist constructed life.
    • In the epilogue, one example of socialism that ‘worked’ is held up in the kibbutzim of Israel.
    • Explore the workings of democracy in a vibrant community; get to know the kibbutz through its leaders; learn about the history of the kibbutz movement.
    • And so I arrived in Israel, still 19, to work on a kibbutz, and found myself among people who had no means of checking anything I said.
    • Moreover, she says, the way decisions are made today about building in kibbutzim does not permit a real participation of the potential occupants.
    • Some went to live on collective farms, the kibbutzim, which were among Israel's most imaginative innovations.
    • As the kibbutzim grew prosperous, the idealism faded.
    • Our first night is spent in one of the oldest kibbutzim in Israel, En Gev in the Golan Heights.
    • On the kibbutz they farmed avocado, bananas and dates, and ran a dairy farm and a small industrial tools factory.
    • Today, the Golan Winery is a company owned by four kibbutzes and four moshavs.