añorar
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añorar(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to long for
Añoro la época en que era niño y no tenía responsabilidades.I long for the time when I was a kid and had no responsibilities.
El marinero añoró el olor del mar cuando se mudó al campo.The sailor longed for the smell of the sea when he moved to the countryside.
b. to yearn for
"Añoro tus caricias, querida", escribió el soldado a su esposa."I yearn for your touch, my love," wrote the soldier to his wife.
c. to miss (person)
Te añoro y no puedo esperar a que regreses a casa.I miss you and I can't wait for you to come home.
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añorar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to miss
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añorar
transitive verb
[+país] to yearn for; miss; be homesick for; [+difunto, pérdida] to mourn;
intransitive verb
to pine; grieve
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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