Translation of anhelar in English:


to yearn for, v.

transitive verb


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    (fama/gloria/poder) to yearn for
    (gloria/fama/poder) to long for
    anhelar + inf to yearn to + inf
    • anhelaba llevar una vida tranquila she longed / yearned to lead a peaceful life
    • anhelar que + subj
    • anhelaba que su hijo fuera feliz his deepest desire / greatest wish was for his son to be happy