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Spanish Vocabulary

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abarcar
comprender en el sentido de incluir, to cover, include
fantasma
ghost
camello
animal de equipo
consolar
hacer una persona mejor si esta triste
desmayarse
desfallecer
el payaso
persona comica
aparecer
objeto perdido
vejez
cualidad de viejo
escoger
to choose
la guerra
war
armario
closet, ropero
bullabesa
sopa
tez
piel, especialmente de la cara
martillo
hammer
bombones
chocolates, dulces
ninez
infancia
tropezar
encontrar
fregar
depurar
anciano
de mucha edad
chocante
sorpendente
eficaz
medida, persona
espantoso
terrorifico
la abeja
insecto que produce miel
apenas
con dificultad y casi sin llegar a conseguirlo
verdadero
autentico
rebosante
una persona que tiene in adundancia aquello que se expresa
desconocer
no saber
apartados
lejos de
centimo
dinero
aldea
peublo
puesto
pasicion
avartares
transfromaciones
genoma
los genes de la especie
destacar
apartar, recharzar
osar
desafiar
ensortijada
curly
estruendo
ruido, alboroto
piedra
roca
la selva
jungla
amparar
proteger
peludo
con mucho pelo
tratamiento
medicina, terpia
el juez
conocedor
el arbusto
bush
la estufa
stove
la escalera
stairs, ladder
el soldado
raso
lo orilla
la parte de le tierra mas proxima al mar
el bomboro
una persona que combate fuegos
el parpado
las pestanas hacen en el borde de los parpados
nebuloso
una dia brumoso
cotidiano
todos los dias
aportar
contribuir
aguardar
esperar (wait)
butacas
sillas y sillones
calmarse
tranquilarse
enfemeras
nurses
animarle
to make feel better
gripe
catarro, resfriado
andaluz
una persona de Andalucía
comedor
dining room
bombachas
panties
zaguán
hallway
gerro
shield
estante
shelf
sillón
chair
alfombras
carpet
leña
wood, madera, firewood
ollas
pots
fregar
scrub
planchar
iron
sacudir las almohadas
shake the pillows
amueblado
furnished
amplia
wide
sucio
dirty
lujo
luxury
destornillador
screwdriver
pinzas
tweezers
aterrorizar
terrorize
llanto
crying, weeping
temblar
tremble
abuso
abuse
cicatriz
scar
espinilla
shin/pimple
magulladura
bruise
quiste
cyst
quizas
maybe
rasguño
scratch
roncha
weal
sebáceo
sebaceous cyst
susto
fright, scare
encabezar
to lead
cabézon
stubborn, obstinado
soñoliento
drowsy
cacahuete
peanut
nata
whipped cream
quiníela
lotería
madurez
maturity
atropellar
to run over
cochebombas
car bomb, car accident
diluvio
flood
matar
to kill
peste
plague
tropezar
to encounter
paperas
mumps
resfriado
cold
rubéola
rubella, German measles
sarampión
measles
SIDA
AIDS
varicela
chicken pox
viruela
smallpox
linimento
liniment (ointment)
brotar
to sprout
quebrar
to break
aguja
needle
encías
gums
muela
molar
taladrar
to drill
caries
Cavities
escupir
to spit
matasanos
quack doctor, bad doctor
minusválido
handicapped
terapueta
therapist
ansiar
to yearn for
sierra
a range of mountains (usually with jagged peaks and irregular outline), saw
anfitrión
host
criado
servant
huéspedes
guests
electrodomésticos
appliances
enchufe
plug
bullabesa
soup
guisado
stew
fécula
starch
hierba
grass
sacarina
saccharin
bombones
dulces
conos
cones
galletas
cookies
torta
cake, pastel
albahaca
basil
cebolleta
chive
comino
cumin
menta
mint
perejil
parsley
romero
rosemary
tomillo
thyme
tozo de torta
log cake
tamaño
size (general)
talla
size (clothes)
hiedra
ivy
regar
to water
sembrar
to plant
semilla
seed
alimenticio
alimentary, nutritious
apetecible
palatable
esponjoso
spongy
hidrogenado
hydrogenated
jugoso
juicy
rábanos
radish
escabeche
pickle
hebras de azafrán
saffron threads
hongas
mushrooms
manteca
butter
pechuga
breast
camarones
shrimp
gambas
prawns
pulpo
octopus
trucha
trout
melocotón
peach
pasas
raisins
cerdo
pork
chuleta
chop
cochinillo
piglet
cordero
lamb
res
beef
salchicha
sausage
ternera
veal
ordenador
Máquina o sistema de tratamiento de la información que realiza operaciones automáticas
datiles
dates
lechuza
owl
asqueroso
disgusting
fiordos
Fjords
obedecer
to obey
anhelo
desire
bruscamente
Abruptly
pesado
con mucho peso
ancho
con mucho espacio
despedirse
cuando se dice adios a una persona
asustarse
tener miedo
arrancar
to root up (out), to pull up (out), to tear off (away), to snatch
sello
seal, stamp
botiguín de medicinas
medicine cabinet
fogata
bonfire
intemperie
outdoors
mantañero
montaña
entretenerse
to entertain
reír a carcajadas
to laugh out loud
pantalla
screen
estreno
premier
guían
Guides
grabación
recording
cazar perdices
to hunt partidges
dar un caminata
to take a hike/stroll/walk
esbozar
to sketch, outline
boliche
bowling
escondite
hide and seek
rayuela
hopscotch
afiches
posters
aplazar
to postpone
arrugar
to wrinkle, to crease
destellos
Flashes
entablar
to institute
gatillo
trigger
onírico
dream like
refunfuñar
to grumble
risueño
smiling
silbar
to whistle
el tiro al arco
archery
bastón
walking stick, cane
regalarle
to give as a gift
renovarse
to renew oneself
hábil
skillful
el patrocinador
supporter, sponsor
el caza talentos
talent scout
la liga
league
la copa mundial
the World Cup
lanzamiento
launching (of campaign), throw, pitch
pista
track, lane
salto de altura
high jump
lagartijas
push-ups
mostrar coraje
to show courage, ser valiente
el buceo
scuba diving, snorkeling
el tiro
shot
golpear
To hit (a ball)
pedalear
to pedal
tirar
to pull, to draw, to pitch (a ball), to shoot (a gun), to throw, to fling
los tanques
tanks (oxygen)
el palo
stick (sports)
es estadio
stadium
el ring
ring (boxing)
la cancha
court (sports)
los delanteros
offensive players
la portería
goal
árbitro
referee, umpire
campeonato
championship
torneos
tournaments
cesto
basket, hoop
coger
to seize, to take, to grasp, to grab, to catch
lanzar
to throw, to hurl, to fling, to launch
vencer
to conquer, to overcome, to defeat
elogiar
to praise
el hallazgo
discovery
abrumador/a
overwhelming
desempeñarse
to pay back
encerrar
to lock up
el plantel
training establishment
convivir
to coexist
la riña
brawl, fight, quarrel
patrocinar
to sponsor, to support
carrera
race
odisea
odyssey, difficult voyage
la tormenta
tempestad, storm
soleado/a
de mucho sol
las sequías
cuando no hay mucha agua
soplar
to blow, to blow out
silvestre
wild (naturaleza)
salvaje
wild (animales)
destacar
to stand out (una persona)
cobardes
coward
costumbres
customs
mono
monkey, overalls
occupaciónes
examenes, occupation
alabanza
praise
tramites
paperwork, procedures
entregar
to deliver
tramitación
processing
alejarse
to move away
alargarle
prolongarle, lengthen
gesto
gesture
sufrir
to suffer, to endure, to bear up, to undergo
sufrido
taken
torpeza
clumsiness, awkwardness
esfuerzo
effort, endeavor, exertion
palotes
strokes
temblequeantes
shaky
aliento
breath
señal
signal
abatimiento
Depression, dejection, discouragement
ademán
gesture
desazonar
to annoy, to upset
cabo
end
audante
assistant
desaparecido
missing
arrebujada
huddled
mostrar
to show
recuperarse
to recover
prolijas
neat, detallada
el sismo
earthquake
el bochorno
muggy
tibio/a
lukewarm
las gotas de lluvia
Drops of rain
lluvioso
rainy
los relámpagos
lightning
el trueno
thunder
la colina
hill
los alrededores
surroundings, outskirts
cueva
cave, cavern
nido
nest
cebadero
feeding place
cuero
piel de vaca
cosecha
crop, harvest
siembra
sowing, planting
guarecer
to shelter, protect
el granizo
hail
nevoso
snowy, snow
la bruma
haze, fog, mist
despejado
cloudless, clear
la niebla
fog, mist, haze
la nube
cloud
las crías
the offspring, young
los corderos
lambs
los potros
colts, stallions
pelado
hairless, bald, peeled
peludo
hairy, furry
el abrelatas
can opener
potable
suitable for drinking
el alambre
wire for fences
la alfambra
carpet, rug
la cuerda
cord, rope
la cordillera
mountain range/chain
prender la leña
to light the firewood
el bañista
bather, swimmer
el cazador
hunter
el guardabosques
forest/park ranger
el cabrito
Kid (baby goat)
el ciervo
male deer (buck)
la corza
female deer (doe)
la foca
seal (animal)
brincar
to jump/hop
mugir
to moo, to bellow
arrastrarse
to crawl, to drag oneself
el caimán
alligator
atravesar
to cross, to go through, to run through
barco de vapor
steamboat
camarotes
cabins (boat)
muelles
piers, docks
abrocharse
to fasten, buckle oneself
aterrizar
to land, touch down
azafata
flight attendant
despegar
to take off (plane)
carnet
tarjeta de identificación
frenos
brakes
ferrovario
railway, persona empleade en los ferrocarriles
el maletín de cuero
leather briefcase
descubrimientos
discoveries
aguantar las demoras
to endure delays
medigo
beggar ( persona indigente que pide limosna)
aislado
Solo, individual, separado del resto del mundo
las avenidas peatonales
pedistrian avenues;cross walks
ayunatmiento
city hall, council of a municipality
mediático
created by the media
avatares
cambios, transformaciónes
abarcar
to encompass, include
modestos
modest, humble
austero
austere, severe, strict
osar
to dare
dolencia
ailments, illness
carcomer
to eat away at, gnaw
ensortijada
curled (in ringlets), como un anillo
sabio
wise
el zaguán
entrance hall
celoso
jealous
ensimisado
engrossed in one's thoughts, "en si mismo", self-centered
rendijas
cracks (floor)
echar
to crouch down
altillo
attic
mayordomo
butler
temblar
to tremble
contener
to contain
ahogada
drowned
acompañante
companion
apretar
to tighten
oido
ear
balbucear
to babble
melliza
twin
agregar
to add
extasiado
rapt
rasgos
features
escultura
scuplture
ensayar
to practice/rehearse
pasos
steps
tarima
scaffold
sobre
on, about, upon
recorrer
tour
vista
view
estatua
statue
salón
lounge
parecido
resemblance
comprobar
to check
trasladado
moved
fastidio
nuisance
desconsiderada
inconsiderate
desatino
folly
alcanzar
to achieve
ruido
noise
alarmar
to alarm
bruscamente
sharply
alrededor
around
en seguida
quickly
salto
jump
llave de luz
light key
tinieblas
darkness
alcance
within reach
quedara
stay
oscuridad
darkness
ajena
others
agitación
restlessness
ambiente
surroundings
sofocante
suffocating
temer
to fear
descubrir
to discover
destacar
to stand out
logros
accomplishments
espiar
spy
sirvienta
maid
esconder
to hide
las apariencias
appearances
engañar
to decieve
aparecer
to appear
detuvo
stopped
esquina
corner
hilera
row
focos
spotlights
parpadear
to blink
suelo
soil
vitrina
showcase
a través
through
resplandor
blaze
rojizo
reddish
fuego lento
simmer
asador
spit
giraba
revolved
chorreando
dripping
gruesas
thick
doradas
drops
enfundado
sheathed
desabrocharse
unbutton
abertura
opening
bolsillo
pocket
sencillo
simple
releer
to reread
guardar
to save
grabar
to record
recuerdo
memory
en cuanto
as soon as
notario
notary
pues
for, well
ordenado
ordered
exacerbada
exacerbated; elevated
limpieza
cleaning
suelo
ground, floor
coger
to seize, to take, to grasp, to grab, to catch
pañuelo
handkerchief
frotar
to rub, to scrub
lados
all around, sides
vacilación
hesitation
acontecimientos
events
internado
internship
sucio
dirty
atraer
to attract, to allure, to charm
contenido
content
sentido
sense, meaning
pesadilla
nightmare
marchar
to walk, to march, to function (machine), to run (machine)
lealtad
loyalty
convento
convent
pasillos
aisles, hallways
junturas
cracks
losas
tiles
entretener
to entertain
hormigas
ants
caminatas
long walks
capilla
chapel
perturbadores
disturbing, fastidiar
deleitables
delightful
laboriosos
painstaking
traducir
to translate
oscura
dark
vacía
empty
arrodillar
to kneel down
rezar
to pray
extraño
weird, strange, odd
suspender
to fail
acechar
to watch, spy on
peligro
danger
de repente
suddenly, all of a sudden
asustar
to frighten, to scare
fijeza
watch very closely
contemplar
to contemplate
hongo
mushroom, fungus
recoger
to pick (up), to gather, to harvest
despeder
to say farewell
salida
exit, departure
lucir
to shine, show off
llevarse
to take away, to get along
escena
scene, stage
precipitados
hasty, hurried
sudoroso
sweaty, sweating
cierta
some
timidez
timid
retirar
to retire, to withdraw
fuera
outside
caja
box
llenar
to fill
bombones
chocolates, dulces
sostener
to sustain, to support, to maintain, to uphold
apenas
barely
gafas
glasses
botones
buttons
por qué
asking for the CAUSE
para qué
asking for the PURPOSE or INTENTION
burlar
to mock, make fun of
credibilidad
credibility
desde
from/since
uniendo
uniting
unir
to unite, join
broma
burla, chiste, joke
semejante
similar to
tubérculo
swelling, nodule, tubercule
agregar
to add, to collect, to gather, to aggregate, to collate
novedosos
new
imprecisos
inaccurate
infusión
the introduction of, the addition of
coloquiales
colloquial
peyorativo
derogatory
soldado
soldier
quechua
incan language
citar
to quote
recortes
newspaper clippings, cuts
amarillentos
yellowish
acuñado
minted, coined, invented
siquiera
at least, even if
hincapié
stress/emphasis
abarcar
to encompass, include, cover
provenientes
coming from
fecundo
fertile, abundant, productive
aunque
although
generado
destruída, aniquilida, generative
riqueza
wealth
afición
fondness, liking
olas
waves
moldear
to give shape, mold
dicción
diction
aportar
to bring, contribute
enriquecer
to enrich/ to get rich
flujo
flow
libre
free, available
sello
seal, stamp, estampilla
conferir
to confer, to check
pretigio
prestige
sumar
to add
imponer
to impose
crecimineto
growth
tormento
torment, torture
apreciar
to appreciate, to appraise, to esteem
pensadora
thinker
rato
short while
vaga
vague
cerebro
brain
detrás
behind, in back of
fruncir
furrow, frown, wrinkle
entrecejo
space between the eyebrows
convencimiento
conviction
vibrar
to vibrate, pulse
súbito
right away, immediately
golpe
blow
campanilla
bell
figurar
to appear, figure, represent, be important, imagine, think
arrojar
to fling, to hurl, to throw
atenta
attentive, careful
breve
brief
coger
to seize, to take, to grasp, to grab, to catch
cordón
extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress
desvelada
awake
envolver
to wrap
pañuelo
handkerchief
campana
the shape of a bell
huir
to escape, to flee, to run away, to slip away
cartero
mailman
barrotes
bars
cruz
cross
pretendiente
heir, suitor
pariente
relative
entregar
to deliver, to hand over, to give
conducer
to drive, to lead to, conduct
guiar
to lead, to guide
partí
left
valer
to be worth
soler
to be in the habit of
suyas
his, her, your (formal) (long form, fem., pl.)
acariciar
to caress, to pet
cuber
to cover
muchachuelo
little boy
tornar
volver, to return, turn
llevar
to wear, to carry
extranjera
foreign
hallar
to find, to discover, to locate
conducir
to lead, to conduct, to drive
trémula
trembling
dorada
color de oro
bella
beautiful
dirigir
to direct, to moderate
entregar
to deliver, to hand over, to give
prudencia
caution
partir
to leave, to depart, to divide, to split
sombra
shade, shadow
cobijar
to cover, to shelter, to include
cubrir
To cover
desarmado
unarmed
hacía atrás
backwards
viejecita
little old woman
amparabas
protected
permanecer
to remain
débil
weak
opuesto
opposite
alma
soul
alrededor
around, surrounding
apenas
hardly
viuda
widow
huérfano
orphan
entibiar
to warm
regazo
lap
ciega
blind
coja
broken
suplicante
begging
melancólico
gloomy
presagioso
ominous
estadía
stay
búsqueda
search
porvenir
future
judío
Jewish
vencer
to conquer, to overcome, to defeat
estrenar
to premier, release
comentario
commentary
herencia
inheritance, heritage
procedencia
origen
estreno
premiere
humorística
humorous
propia
own
propósito
intention, purpose
taller
Shop, Workshop
sefardí
Sephardic (Jews Spain or their descendants)
dicho
in two parts
askenazi
a jew of central or eastern european descent
efervescenia
Estado de agitacion, exaltacion
rebelde
rebellious
actuar
to act, to perform
preceptos
precepts (rules that regulate behavior)
elegir
to elect, to select, to choose
marido
esposo
ambiente nacional
national environment
extranjero
foreign
reconocimiento
recognition, acknowledgment
venta
sale
descubrimiento
discovery
entendimiento
Understanding
hacia
toward, to
principios
beginnings
provocar
to cause/provoke
colapso
collapse
mito
thread
florecer
to flourish,flower, prosper
rechazar
to reject
asegurar
to assure, to affirm, to assert, to insure
efecto
effect
investigadores
investigators
aprendizaje
learning, apprenticeship
memoria
remembrance, memory, memorandum, memoir
ejecución
execution
espacial
spatial
a pesar de
despite
ocupar
to occupy
supuso
You supposed, assumed, meant, entailed
comienzo
start, beginning
precedente
previous
exponer
to expose
distintas
Different/Distinct
mantener
to maintain, to keep up, to support, to provide for
absoluto
absolute, total
sujetos
subjects
mediar
to meditate
juzgar
judge
sorprendentes
surprising
expuesto
exposed
puntuaciones
scores
ostensiblemente
obviously, visibly, evidently, apparently
temporales
temporary
diferir
to differ
beneficioso
beneficial, good
rendimiento
performance, output, yield
asombro
astonishment, surprise
descubriendo
discovering
edades
ages
enormemente
enormously
capacidad
capacity, capability
razonamiento
reasoning
didáctico
educational, didactic
preferentemente
preferably
piezas
pieces, parts
conociendo
knowing
así
like this; so; this way
constatando
noting
fluidez
fluency
nulos
null/invalid
durar
to last; to take time
duraderos
long lasting
compleja
complex
amantes
lovers
par
pair
apareciendo
pupping up
estudios
studies
capaces
capable, able
siquiera
at least
surgir
to surge, to appear, to spout, to spurt
escépticos
skeptics
estado
state
respaldar
to support
suntuoso
magnificent, sumptuous, lavish
cualquier
any, whatever, whichever
aparición
appearance
marcar
to mark
cumbre
summit, peak, top
astros
stars, heavenly bodies
repercutir
to have repercussions
círculos
circles/ hoops
etapa
stage, period, phase
favorece
favors
disminuir
to diminish, to decrease
agobiante
Stifling, Exhausting, overwhelming
pasajero
passing, temporary
desorientador
disorienting
refrescante
refreshing, cooling
adversa
opposite
plazo
time period, deadline
comprobar
to prove, to verify, confirm
contraproducente
counterproductive
pautas
rules, guidelines
contradecir
to contradict
semejante
like, similar
vigencia
validity
aprobar
to approve
suspender
to fail
sostenido
supported
sostener
to support
soportar
to bear, carry, put up with
apto
fit, suitable, capable
atento
attentive
tomar riesgos
to take risks
comportarse bien
to behave well
obedecer la crítica del profesor
to obey the criticism of the professor
enseñar
to teach
exigente
demanding, strict
corregir
to correct
aprendiz
apprentice, trainee, learner
rector
head of school
carecer de
to lack something
desdichado
unhappy, unfortunate
encuesta
poll
imprimir
to stamp, print, output
promedio
average
se mofan de las palabras del profesor
mock the words of the profesor
picardía
mischief, craftiness
torpeza
clumsiness
a través de
across, through
anticuadas
out-of-date, old fashioned, obsolete
informes
shapeless, report, statement
definir a fondo
defining a background
pensamientos
thoughts
asignatura
materia, subject, course
aguantar
soportar, to bear, put up with, last
comportarse
portarse,, to behave
desafío
challenge, intellectual, con las armas
armas
weapons
grado
temperatura, nivel académico
enrarecer
to make scarce, to rarefy
la postrimería
end
restringir
to restrict
el rechazo
rejection
la abulia
lack of willpower
el enajamiento
alienation
la pestaña
eyelash
erudito/a
scholarly, erudite
hurtar
to rob
el cloro
chlorine
pueril
childish
la gradería
seats in a lecture hall
el estrépito
crash, racket
rebunzar
to bray
al asombro
fright
aprobado/a
passed
soler
to usually (be)
mofarse
to mock
gallardo/a
elegant
rezagado/a
straggler
el rendimiento
yield, performance
presupuestario/a
budgetary
eficaz
efficient
velar
to watch over
el proveedor
supplier
alegar
to claim
sobrevivir
survive
alimentarse
feed, to feed oneself
crecer
to grow
travieso/a
mischievious
el decano
dean
obedecer
to obey
el jaque mate
check mate
el alfil
bishop
el peón
pawn
al aprieto
tight spot, squeeze
el archivo
file
al almacenamiento
storage
al escondite
hiding place
al escondrijo
hiding place
espíritu
spirit, ghost, alma
serie
series
fórmulas
formulas
tales
such
raza
race
tal
so, such
peluca
wig
calvo
bald
bigote
mustache
no obstante
nevertheless
despedida
farewell
celoso
jealous
cómodo
comfortable
flojo
loose
portarse mal
misbehave
tacaño
stingy
pretendientes
suitors
disfrutar
to enjoy
agradable
nice
boxear
to box
cazar
hunt
patinar en monopatín
to skateboard
bucear
to dive
jugar al póquer
to play poker