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Sueño

El deseo

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 9/22/2012
Word: Sueño
(SUE-ño) Sustantivo masculino
English: dream, sleep
Etymology: Del latín somnus
Meaning: 1. Cosa que carece de realidad o fundamento, y, en especial, proyecto, deseo, esperanza sin probabilidad de realizarse.2. Gana de dormir.
Topic:El deseo
Example:

"...aunque de los capitanes que por perseguir este sueño se apartaron de conquistas, sólo quedaba Antolín Linares" Miguel Ángel Asturias, Maladrón (epopeya de los Andes verdes)

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