Translation of anhelar in English:

anhelar

to yearn for, v.

transitive verb

literary

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    (gloria/poder/fama) to yearn for
    (gloria/poder/fama) 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