English translation of 'ansiar'
ansiar por (desejar) to yearn for
ansiar por fazer to long to do
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'ansiar' in Other Languages
British English: hunger VERB
If you say that someone hungers for something or hungers after it, you are emphasizing that they want it very much.
But he was not eager for classroom learning. He hungered for adventure.
British English: yearn VERB
If someone yearns for something that they are unlikely to get, they want it very much.
He yearned for freedom.
He yearned to see his loved ones again.
Translation of ansiar from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary