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Flashcards in 2016 10 28 Deck (80):
1

el alguacil

sheriff

2

el desacato

contempt

3

el encasillamiento racial

racial profiling

4

la elección

= el comicio

election

5

arropar

to rally around

6

afrontar

to confront

to face

7

el delito

crime

8

un delito menor

misdemeanor

9

el contrincante

opponent

10

anteponer

to put before

11

impugnar

to challenge

12

el capítulo

chapter

13

fallido

failed

14

los patrullajes

patrols

15

el enjuiciamiento

trial / indictment

16

el juicio

judgement / opinion

trial / indictment

17

el condado

county

18

reñida

hard-fought / tough

bitter

close / tight

19

no obstante

nevertheless

20

contienda

struggle

argument / dispute

battle

21

la calcomanía

sticker

22

recoger

to pick up

23

la fiscalía

prosecutor (prosecuting attorney)

24

el defensor

defender (defense attorney)

25

socorrido

saved

26

socorrer

to save

27

rescatado

rescued

28

rescatar

to rescue

29

dispositivo

mechanism / device

30

huir

to flee

31

zarpar

to set sail

32

ir a la derive

to float along

33

la derive

drive

34

estragos

havoc / damages

35

arrasar

to raze

to flatten

36

abastecer

to provide

37

poseer

to possess

38

"Sabía que ustedes me iban a preguntar eso... lo sabía!"

"I knew [you guys] were going to ask me that... I knew it."

39

la longhevidad

longevity

40

longhevo

long-lived

41

sheriff

el alguacil

42

contempt

el desacato

43

racial profiling

el encasillamiento racial

44

election

la elección

= el comicio

45

to rally around

arropar

46

to confront

to face

afrontar

47

crime

el delito

48

misdemeanor

un delito menor

49

opponent

el contrincante

50

to put before

anteponer

51

to challenge

impugnar

52

chapter

el capítulo

53

failed

fallido

54

patrols

los patrullajes

55

trial / indictment

el enjuiciamiento

56

judgement / opinion

trial / indictment

el juicio

57

county

el condado

58

hard-fought / tough

bitter

close / tight

reñida

59

nevertheless

no obstante

60

struggle

argument / dispute

battle

contienda

61

sticker

la calcomanía

62

to pick up

recoger

63

prosecutor (prosecuting attorney)

la fiscalía

64

defender (defense attorney)

el defensor

65

saved

socorrido

66

to save

socorrer

67

rescued

rescatado

68

to rescue

rescatar

69

mechanism / device

dispositivo

70

to flee

huir

71

to set sail

zarpar

72

to float along

ir a la derive

73

drive

la derive

74

havoc / damages

estragos

75

to raze

to flatten

arrasar

76

to provide

abastecer

77

to possess

poseer

78

"I knew [you guys] were going to ask me that... I knew it."

"Sabía que ustedes me iban a preguntar eso... lo sabía!"

79

longevity

la longhevidad

80

long-lived

longhevo