Translation of long for in Spanish:

long for

echar de menos, v.

phrasal verb

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    (friend/mother) echar de menos
    (friend/mother) echar en falta
    (mother/friend) extrañar Latin America
    he was longing for her return anhelaba su regreso literary
    • she longed for Friday to arrive estaba deseando que llegara el viernes
    • the longed-for moment had arrived había llegado el tan anhelado / esperado momento