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Translation of esperar

SpanishEnglish
esperar Nosotros esperamos el autobús. to wait We wait for the bus.
esperar Yo espero que tú estés bien. to hope I hope that you are well.
esperar to anticipate; to await

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Sample sentences:
Sabiamente, ella no le dijo nada y esperó a que sus padres volvieran.

Wisely, she didn't tell him anything and waited for their parents to come back.
Lucy estaba decepcionada por no haber sacado las notas que esperaba en sus exámenes. Lucy was disappointed because she didn't get the grades she expected in her exams.
Ella está esperando a tener 65 años para jubilarse. She is waiting to be 65 to retire.
esperar que to hope to; to hope that
esperar to hope; to wait for
esperar to hope; to expect


Robert wants to tell us not only about nature and its secrets but also about the ability of the human being to recognize what happens around us. We see only the nice side if we just read and do not analyze.
When we contacted you, our trainer was indeed for students only. We made some upgrades since then. Our site is now a vocabulary platform, because we support the creation of lessons by teachers and sharing.
Once at the JFK I had six hours of stop over. That was plenty of time to think whether it was worth flying to Cancun or staying a few days in NY, waiting for the hurricane to pass. I called friends.

Spanish VerbsPresentPast IIIFuture
Conjugation of esperar
[esperado]
espero  esperas  espera  esperamos  esperáis  esperan  esperaba  esperabas  esperaba  esperábamos  esperabais  esperaban  esperé  esperaste  esperó  esperamos  esperasteis  esperaron  esperaré  esperarás  esperará  esperaremos  esperaréis  esperarán 
English Verbs    
Conjugation of anticipate   [ anticipated, anticipated ]
Conjugation of await   [ awaited, awaited ]
Conjugation of hope   [ hoped, hoped ]
Conjugation of wait   [ waited, waited ]