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Lección 4

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acusado
accused
declaración
statement
delito
crime
derogar
to abolish (a law)
desaparecido
missing person
duelo
duel
enfrentamiento
confrontation
herencia
inheritance
impunidad
impunity
juez
judge
juzgado
tried (legally); courthouse
llevar a cabo
to carry out
merecerse
to deserve
nuca
nape
otorgar
to grant
rencor
resentment
requisar
to confiscate
azotea
flat roof
batirse en duelo
to fight a duel
castigo
punishment
culpable
guilty one
disparar
to shoot
exiliado
exiled, in exile
exilio
exile
impune
unpunished
interrumpir
to stop
presenciar
to witness
rabia
anger; rage
retar a duelo
to challenge a duel
venganza
revenge
vengarse
to avenge (oneself)
veredicto
verdict
batir
to beat
destrozar
to ruin
duro
harsh
forzar
to force
juicio
trial
obligar
to oblige; to force
telediario
television news
tortilla
omelet
tragarse
to swallow
campaña
campaign
candidato
candidate
discurso
speech
informarse
to get informed
gobernar
to govern
guerra
war
agujero
hole
apartar
to pull someone away
apartarse
to stray
apoderarse
to take possession
arrojar
to throw
asesinar
to murder
brillo
sparkle
cómplice
accomplice
dar a luz
to give birth
falla
flaw
pícaro
cunning
restos
remains
secuestrar
to kidnap
trasladar
to move
varón
man
abuso de poder
abuse of power
ataúd
coffin
conjecturar
to conjecture
dictadura
dictatorship
justo
fair
injusto
unfair
lucha
struggle
manifestación
demonstration
preguntarse
to wonder
preso
prisoner, captive
queja
complaint
régimen
form of government
tribunal
court
analfabetismo
illiteracy
araña
spider
espectro
specter
fastuoso
lavish, ostentatious
hojarasca
fallen leaves
hueco
hollow
mosca
fly
negar
to deny
papel moneda
banknotes
prestidigitador
conjurer, magician
rebaño
herd
sabiduría
wisdom
sorber
to sip, to slurp
volverse
to become
ambición
ambition
defraudar
to disappoint, let down
especulación
speculation
flujo de capital
flow of capital
insensibilidad
insensitivity
materialista
materialist
mercado financiero
financial market
acaso
by some chance
arreglar
to fix
culpa
fault
flojo
lazy
Oye
Hey
aprovechar
to take advantage
abeja
bee
devorar
to devour
irónico
ironic
lengua
tongue
merecer
to deserve
moraleja
moral of the story
presa
prey
quejarse
to complain
sapo
toad
tomar por sorpresa
to take by surprise