Translation of extrañar in English:

extrañar

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (extrañarse)

  • extrañarse de algo to be surprised at sth 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 meextrañarse de que + subjuntivo/subjunctive se extrañó de que no le hubiera avisado he was surprised that she hadn't told him

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