"sobrevenir" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
to ensue{vb} (from)
Condeno la trágica pérdida de cerca de 600 vidas y la crítica situación humanitaria que ha sobrevenido después de las elecciones del 27 de diciembre en Kenia.
I condemn the tragic loss of up to 600 lives, and the critical humanitarian situation which has ensued after the 27 December elections in Kenya.
El debate de hoy es necesario en vista de la situación que sobrevino a las elecciones del 12 de junio.
The debate here today is a necessity following the events which ensued after the elections on 12 June.
to intervene{v.i.} (interrupt)
to strike{v.i.} (happen suddenly)
– Señor Presidente, la tierra se movió, sobrevino la tragedia y el mundo cambió.
Mr President, the earth moved, tragedy struck and our world changed.
SYNONYMS
CONTEXT EXAMPLES
Context examples for "sobrevenir" in English(!) These sentences come from external sources & may not be accurate. Therefore, we are not responsible for their content.
Di: “¡Nada nos puede sobrevenir salvo lo que Dios ha decretado!
Say, "Naught befalls us save what Allah has written down for us; He is our Patron.
pueden sobrevenir alucinaciones
hallucinations may occur
al sobrevenir la guerra
when war broke out
Es el motivo por el cual pongo seriamente en duda la legalidad de la votación que va a sobrevenir, y que ha impedido a numerosos diputados intervenir en el debate.
That is the reason why I have the strongest reservations about the legality of the vote which is about to take place, with many Members prevented from taking part in the debate.