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EtymologyEdit

From Latin anxiāre, present active infinitive of anxiō.

VerbEdit

ansiar (first-person singular present indicative anseio, past participle ansiado)

  1. (transitive with por) to long for, desire
    Ansiamos pela paz.
    We are longing for peace.

ConjugationEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • ansiar” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin anxiāre, present active infinitive of anxiō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /anˈsjaɾ/, [ãnˈsjaɾ]

VerbEdit

ansiar (first-person singular present ansío, first-person singular preterite ansié, past participle ansiado)

  1. to wish, long for

ConjugationEdit

  • Rule: stressed í in certain conjugations; monosyllabic forms do not have a written accent in certain conjugations.

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