Translation of esperanzar in English:

esperanzar

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

  • el médico no quiso esperanzarlos demasiado the doctor didn't want to raise their hopes too much su análisis de la situación nos ha esperanzado their analysis of the situation has made us more hopeful o/or given us hope

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