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aspire

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aspire(
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spay
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uhr
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (general)
a. aspirar
Graciela aspires to one day own her own company.Graciela aspira a tener su propia empresa algún día.
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aspire
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (general)
a.
to aspire to do somethingaspirar a hacer algo
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aspire [əsˈpaɪəʳ]
intransitive verb
to aspire to sth aspirar a algo; we can't aspire to that no aspiramos a tanto; nuestras pretensiones son más modestas; he aspires to a new car anhela tener un coche nuevo; to aspire to do sth aspirar a hacer algo; ambicionar hacer algo
They aspired to be gentlemen, though they fell far short of the ideal It struck him as bizarre that somebody could aspire to be a dental technician The group does not aspire to conduct propaganda Foucault aspired to burst the bounds of classical reason
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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