Translation of manpower in Spanish:


personal, n.

Pronunciation /ˈmænˌpaʊ(ə)r//ˈmanpaʊə/


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    personal masculine
    recursos humanos masculine
    (blue-collar) mano de obra feminine
    before noun manpower cuts recortes en la plantilla masculine Spain
    • This competitive environment required coordination of manpower in heaving and hauling.
    • The Forest Department should be given more manpower to keep a watchful eye on the resources.
    • With all resources and manpower being directed to the war effort, work was halted until after the war.
    • Longtime critics are amassing money and manpower to derail her political career.
    • The union has been fighting with the department over cuts in salaries and manpower levels.
    • Do you really think the police have the time and manpower to watch these tapes all the time?
    • Due to its limited budget and manpower, the record company did not want to do it either.
    • If police can cut crime with their present manpower levels, imagine what they could achieve at full strength.
    • Further it would have tended to maintain the optimum levels of manpower.
    • She claimed that manpower levels in suburbs left a lot to be desired.
    • This is a very important area in operations, which is facing a shortage of skilled manpower.
    • The new Naval chief said his force also faced equipment and manpower shortages.
    • Rural areas could be particularly exposed because of a lack of specialized equipment and manpower, he said.
    • How could the police not be given the tools and manpower they so obviously needed to protect the people?
    • Not many in the force seem to be aware of the optimum use of available manpower.
    • He is determined to make the best use of existing manpower, to maintain and build links with the public they serve.
    • They didn't have the resources or manpower to enter second or third teams in each age division.
    • Food production had also to compete for manpower with the armed services.
    • Are you planning for the future in terms of infrastructure, manpower and technology?
    • Large farms may be efficient in terms of manpower but they are bad for the environment and animal welfare, he added.
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    (human force)
    fuerza feminine
    we'll need a bit of manpower to shift these tables vamos a necesitar gente con fuerza para mover estas mesas