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ojalá

hopefully

conjunction

ojalá
interjection
also:
  • ¡ojalá! -> I hope so!
  • ¡ojalá lo haga! -> I hope she does it!
  • ¡ojalá fuera viernes! -> I wish it was Friday!

ojalá [o-hah-lah’]
interrogative
1. Would to God!
  • ¡Ojalá que él viva -> may he live
  • Ojalá que vaya -> I wish he may go, I wish he went
conjunction
2. Even though. (Latin American) (m)
God grant! I hope so!

ojalá
exclamación
—mañana puede que haga sol —¡ojalá! "it might be sunny tomorrow" — "I hope so!" o "I hope it will be!"; —¿te darán el trabajo? —¡ojalá! "will you get the job?" — "let's hope so!"
conjunción
1
¡ojalá venga pronto! I wish he'd come!; I hope he comes soon!; ¡ojalá que gane la carrera! let's hope she wins the race!; —¿vendrás con nosotros? —¡ojalá pudiera! "will you come with us?" — "I wish I could!"; ¡ojalá pudiera andar de nuevo! if only he could walk again!
2 (Latinoamérica) (aunque) even though
no lo haré, ojalá me maten I won't do it even if they kill me

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