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Abanicarse*

To treat harshly, to fan oneself

Abatir

To bring down

Abrasarse

To burn up

abrumar

To overwhelm

Agravar

To aggravate

Aguzar

to sharpen

Alentar**

To encourage, to inspire, to breathe

Apartar

to separate

Apoyar

To support

Apurarse

to hurry

Arrullar

To coo

Aventajar

to take advantage

Balancearse

To balance

Bastar

to suffice

Bastear

To baste

Cobrar

to charge money

Codiciar

To covet/desire

Colorear

to color

Componer

To compose

conseguir*

to get, to obtain

Contentarse con

To be content with

Corromper

To corrupt

Costear

to finance

Definir

To define

Delatar*

to inform on, to denounce

Demorar

To delay

Desambular

to wander around

Descender

To descend

descuidar

to neglect

Desechar

To reject

Desenchufar

to unplug

Desfalcar

To embezzle

Despedirse*

to say goodbye, to fire someone

Despejar, escampar

To clear up (weather)*

Elogiar

to praise

Embrujar

To bewitch

Empacar

To pack

Empujar

to push

Engañar*

To deceive, to trick

Engrasar

to grease

Espiar

To spy on

Exasperarse

to get exasperated

Fiar

To sell on credit

Fiarse de

to trust in

Frotar

To rub

Frotarse

to scrub/rub together

Fundir

To melt

Gastar*

to spend money, to waste

Guiñar

To wink

Honrar

to honor

Iluminar

To illuminate

Imponer

To impose

Indignarse

to anger/infuriate

Ir en cabeza de

To lead

Jadear

to pant/breathe hard

Lamer

To lick

llevar a cabo

to carry out

marcar*

to mark, to dial

mascar, masticar

to chew*

meditar

to meditate

meter la pata

to put one's foot in one's mouth

meterse

to interfere

ojear

to eye

ordenar

to put in order

patrocinar

to sponsor/patronize

penalizar

to penalize

pesar

to weigh

pisar

to step on

podar

to prune/trim

poner en orden

to straighten up

poner*

to put, to place

ponerse en cola

to get in line

ponerse + adj

to become (involuntarily)

proponer

to propose

proseguir

to continue/proceed

querer decir

to mean

rebanar

to slice

rebuscar

to search high and low

recurrir*

to revert to, to appeal to

reflexionar

to reflect

regir

to govern

reguir

to roar

renovar

to remodel/renew/renovate

replicar

to reply/answer

resucitar

to revive/resuscitate

reusar

to reuse

rezar

to pray

salpimentar

to season

secuestrar

to kidnap

seguir la pista

to follow the lead

seguir*

to continue, to follow

sumarse

to join

tiritar

to shiver

traducir

to translate

traducirse

to result in

vaciar

to empty

vitrinear

to display

zarpar

to set sail

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