Dictionary source: Spanish English Learner's Dictionary
Spanish to English translation of afan (n.) = eagerness ; industry. Ex: The sense of alienation that had evolved over 50 years has gradually given way to a spirit of teamwork and eagerness to learn. Ex: In fact, the terms of the contrast are highly ambivalent: order vs. anarchy, liberty vs. despotism, or industry vs. sloth, and also dissimulation vs. honesty. ---- * afán de protagonismo = outburst of ego. * con afán = earnestly.