Translation of ansia in English:

ansia

longing, n.

feminine noun

  • 1

    (deseo, avidez)
    longing
    yearning
    comer/beber con ansia to eat/drink eagerly
    • desear algo con ansia to want sth desperately
    • ansia de algo longing for sth
    • ansia de conocimientos/libertad longing / thirst / yearning for knowledge/freedom
    • no lograba satisfacer sus ansias de poder she was unable to satisfy her thirst / lust / craving for power
    • sentía ansias de volver a verla he longed / yearned to see her again
  • 2

    Psychology
    anxiety
  • 3ansias feminine plural
    Venezuela, Colombia informal

    (náuseas)
    nausea