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sienes

temples

cura

priest

mandona

dictator

fastidiarse

to bother

arrancar

to pull out

dominio

someone who has control

rendija

crack

morder

to bite

hartarse

to be fed up

machacar

to crush, degrade

enaguas

slip, skirts

duelo

pain, hurt

luto

mourning, grief, sorrow

abanicarse

to fan oneself

sujetar

to secure

fijarse

to notice

arrojar

to throw

llanto

cry

el segador

harvaster

segar (siego)

to harvest

el sosiego

stillness, peace

la verguenza (dots on u)

shame

criar

to raise (children), for animals, it means to breed

criatura

child, creature

meterse

to meddle in someone else's business

tuerto

Blind in one eye

la envidia

envy, jealousy

los celos

jealous feelings

celoso

jealous

la joroba

hump in your back

escupir

to spit

desafiar

to defy

el viudo

widower

el convento

convent

castigar

to punish

el porrazo

fall, hard hit

el ganan (tilde on first n and accent on second n)

macho man, rough

la punalada (tilde on n)

stab

desviarse

get off track

el asunto

matter, situation

acrecentar

to increase

perdonar

to forgive

las lagrimas (accent on first a)

tears

desobedecer

to disobey

convertirse

to convert

el consuelo

consolation; comfort

el chiquillo

insignificant object

la manada

Herd, species, population

los contornos

town, region

desganado/a

not interested in anything, indifferent

bregar

to work hard, fight

procurar

to try, attempt

fijeza

firmness

escondrijo

hiding place

los punos (accent on n)

fists

la lumbre

fire

la alacena

cupboard, pantry

el rayo

beam, ray of light

hundir

to sink

la cuestion (accent on o)

issue, matter

la amargura

bitterness

rechazar

To reject

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