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Spanish Word of the Day: Ambición

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El deseo

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 9/19/2012
Word: Ambición
(am-bi-CIÓN) Sustantivo femenino
English: ambition
Etymology: Del latín ambitionem
Meaning: Deseo ardiente de conseguir poder, riquezas, dignidades o fama.
Topic:El deseo

"...la ambición de unos vasallos que sólo aguardan la oportunidad de robar..." Francisco Ayala, Los usurpadores.