- 1 countable/numerable (desire, ambition) aspiración (feminine) to have high aspirations tener* grandes aspiraciones a person with no aspirations una persona sin aspiraciones to have aspirations
tosth aspirar aalgo, ambicionar algoaspiration to + infinitive/infinitivoshe had a secret aspiration to be a writer su secreta aspiración era ser escritoraMore example sentences
- In my inauguration speech last year I expressed my hopes and aspirations for the year.
- It spoke of the hurt as well as the hopes and aspirations of an underclass.
- As a consequence the works do not seem to have much relevance to the needs and aspirations of the local community.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.