103 terms

Examen 1 Vocabulario

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aprenderse/ saberse de memoria
to memorize
atropellar a alguien
to run over/to knock down
autógrafo
autograph
camerino
dressing room
cirugía estética
plastic surgery
donante de órganos
organ donor
enterrar
to bury
escenario
stage
estar embarazada
to be pregnant
falsificador
forger
falsificar
to forge/falsify
hacer de
to play the role of
ingenuo
naive
interpretar el papel de
to play the role of
monja
nun
prejuicios
prejudices
ser seropositivo
to be HIV positive
SIDA
AIDS
transexual/transgender/ transgénero
transexual/transgender
A fuerza de
by dint of/by force of
acariciar
to caress
acatar
to comply with/obey
afligir
to sadden/upset
agravar
to make worse/to get worse
anonadado
crushed/overwhelmed/speechless
apaciguarse
to calm down
apretar
to grip/to squeeze
apurarse
to hurry up/rush
el ascenso
a promotion
asentir
to nod your head in agreement
el asombro
astonishment
atinado
sensible/wise
brindar
to drink a toast
el caldo
broth
canciller
chancellor
cegar
to blind
la cintura
waist
de sobra
only too well
el desánimo
discouragement
el desmayo
fainting fit
despedir
to dismiss
distraer
to divert someone's attention
dolorido
in pain
encogerse de hombros
to shrug one's shoulder
fingir
to pretend
firmar
to sign
la inquietud
anxiety
el inventario
stocktaking
la jaqueca
migraine
para colmo
on top of it all
por casualidad
by chance
respuesto
recovered
retirarse
to leave
santiguarse
to cross oneself
el sobresalto
startle
tener en cuenta
to bear in mind
tenerle sin cuidado a alguien
not to worry about
la tentativa
an attempt
el tobillo
ankle
tomarse a pecho
to take something to heart
turnarse
to take turns
cargar
to carry
cargar con
to carry a burden
confiar
to trust
delumbrar
to dazzle
disimular
to hide
maldecir
to curse
mandar
to send
proponer
to propose
regañar
to scold
el anillo
ring
la antepasada
ancestor
el bisabuelo
great grandfather
la cordura
judgment
el deber
duty
la herencia
inheritance
la lágrima
tear
los labios
lips
la mejilla
cheek
el sobre
envelope
la viuda
widow
arisco
surly
desafiante
challenging
húmedo
humid
tener razón
to be right
valer la pena
to be worth it
cantar
to sing
contar
to tell (a story)
la cuenta
bill
el cuento
story
bien
well
el bien
good
bueno
good
mal
badly
el mal
harm
malo
bad
pedir
to ask for
despedir
to dismiss
despedirse
to say goodbye
preguntar
to ask
hacer preguntas
to ask questions
quedarse
to remain
quedada
spinster