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Translation of extrañar in English:

verbo transitivo

verbo intransitivo

  • 2
    (Río de la Plata) (tener nostalgia)
    to be homesick

also: extrañarse verbo pronominal

  • extrañarse de algo
    to be surprised at something
    se extrañó de su negativa a asistir a la reunión
    she was surprised at his refusal to attend the meeting
    she found his refusal to attend the meeting surprising
    yo no me extraño de nada de lo que sucede allí
    nothing that goes on there surprises me
    extrañarse de que + subjuntivose extrañó de que no le hubiera avisado
    he was surprised that she hadn't told him
Example sentences
  • Aunque ya extrañaba a la familia y a la comida costeña.
  • Es evidente que el Sorrento es el chocolate más extrañado.
  • Ya se hacía extrañar las puyas entre una y otra facción aprista.

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