Spanish translation of 'pervade'
- [feeling, atmosphere]
- [influence, ideas]
⇒ the smell of burnt food pervaded the whole house
el olor a comida quemada se extendió por toda la casa
⇒ this prejudice pervades our society
este prejuicio está extendido en nuestra sociedad
Example Sentences Including 'pervade'
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This dilemma pervades the book.The Times Literary Supplement (2008)
A sense of equality pervades the Glasgow office.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
A strange atmosphere of chill pervades the trip - and the whole book.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Everything is slightly dusty; the smell of old books pervades the air.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The concept of value pervades modern life.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
A sense of magic pervades much of the disc.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
A sense of trepidation pervades the camp.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Their earthy smell pervades the air that he breathes.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
But most importantly, attitudes have changed and a risk-averse culture now pervades thinking.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
A great sense of love pervades my being.POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)
I am deeply relaxed and a great sense of calmness pervades my body and my mind.POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)
Your mind is completely calm now and a sense of peace pervades your whole being.POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)
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Used Occasionally. pervade is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: pervade VERB
If something pervades a place or thing, it is a noticeable feature throughout it.
The smell of sawdust and glue pervaded the factory.
Translation of pervade from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary