Translation of aguardar in English:


to wait for, v.

transitive verb

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    (persona) to wait for
    (acontecimiento) to await
    aguardar (a) que + subj
    aguardaban la llegada del Mesías they awaited the coming of the Messiah

intransitive verb

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    (noticia/destino) to await
    nos aguardan tiempos duros hard times lie ahead of us
    • les aguardaba una grata sorpresa there was a pleasant surprise in store for them