Vocabulario de Lazarillo de Tormes: Intro, Chapter 1, Salamanca

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la adversidad

adversity

picaresco/a

picaresque

el pícaro

rogue, villain

la peripecia

unexpected event

someter

to subjugate

cotidiano/a

everyday, daily

presidir

to preside, chair, prevail

el fantasma

ghost

transcurrir

to take place

amargarse

to become bitter

el/la amo/a

master

agudo/a

sharp

el espíritu

spirit, nature

la actitud

attitude

suprimir

to suppress; to lift; to withdraw

la aldea

town

ocuparse

to take care of

el molino

mill

moler

to grind, to mill

padecer

to suffer

desterrado/a

exiled

viudo/a

widowed

guisar

to cook

el mozo

young boy, lad

la fealdad

ugliness

la porcion

portion

la leña

firewood

el coco

monster, boogeyman

la cebada

barley

el salvado

bran

criar

to raise, to bring up

azotar

to whip, to flog

la grasa

fat, grease

hervir

to boil

la herida

wound

cumplir

to carry out

evitar

to avoid

el mesón

bar

la burla

joke, mockery

ser un áugila

to be very sharp

el parto

birth

las malcasadas

unhappy married people

el pronostico

prediction

la preñada

pregnant woman

avaro/a

miserly

los/las demás

the rest

atender

to pay attention

descoso/a

unstitched

la salchicha

sausage

el trago

drink, swig

la paja

straw

el centeno

rye

el agujero

hole

tapar

to fill

la cera

wax

fingir

to fake

saborear

to savor

el lodo

mud

pedir limosna

to beg

el portal

doorway

el anochecer

nightfall

la posada

inn

el arroyo

stream

saltar

to jump

mojar

to make wet

el cabrón

billy goat

la fachada

facade, front

dorado/a

golden

la etapa

stage

floureciente

flourishing

la muralla

wall

la cátedra

(university) chair

la mitad

half

barroco/a

baroque

la plazoleta

small square

la reja

bar, grill

el cariño

affection

el padrastro

stepfather

el pequeño

child, kid

las mantas

blankets

acudir

to turn (to somebody)

el pedazo

piece

vengarse

to take revenge

hurtar

to steal something that isn't worth too much

el saco

sack

el caballero

gentleman

procurar

to try

la piedra

stone (material)

llevar

to carry

el candado

padlock

descuirse

to not pay attention to

coser

to sew/stitch

el jarro/el jarrillo

jug

los tragos

drinks/swigs

astuto

astute/crafty

derretida

melted

alzar

to raise

amargo

bitter/painful

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