ganas

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See also: ganás and gañas

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ganas

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of ganar

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

ganas

  1. plural of gana

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ganas

  1. Romanization of 𐌲𐌰𐌽𐌰𐍃

Ido[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ganas

  1. present of ganar

Malay[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ganas (Jawi spelling ݢانس‎, plural ganas-ganas)

  1. ferocious, fierce

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

ganas f pl

  1. plural of gana
  2. desire, wish, want
    Tengo ganas de un heladoI want an ice cream (literally, “I have desire of an ice cream”)
  3. enthusiasm
    Esto se debe hacer con ganasThis must be done enthusiastically (literally, “This must be done with enthusiasm”)
  4. lust (chiefly when preceded by compound ver traerle)

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

ganas

  1. Informal second-person singular () present indicative form of ganar, you win; you gain; you earn.

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

ganas

  1. genitive plural of gan