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1

demostrar (v)

to show, demonstrate

2

significar (v)

to mean

3

posición (nf)

position

4

motivo (nm)

motive, cause

5

prueba (nf)

proof, trial, test

6

política (nf)

politics, policy

7

nacional (adj)

national

8

lleno (adj)

full, filled

9

reunir (v)

to gather, meet, collect

10

faltar (v)

to be lacking

11

supuesto (adj)

supposed; por supuesto: of course

12

acompañar (v)

to accompany

13

dato (nm)

data, fact

14

fácil (adj)

easy

15

desear (v)

to want, desire, wish for

16

adelante (adv)

forward, further

17

empresa (nf)

firm, company, venture

18

asunto (nm)

matter, issue, affair

19

presencia (nf)

presence, appearance

20

suyo (pron)

his, hers, yours (-fam), theirs

21

cultura (nf)

culture

22

serie (nf)

series

23

millón (num)

million, fortune

24

enseñar (v)

to teach, show

25

construir (v)

to construct, build

26

vender (v)

to sell

27

representar (v)

to represent

28

desaparecer (v)

to disappear, vanish

29

mandar (v)

to send, order

30

carácter (nm)

personality, nature

31

mayoría (nf)

majority

32

escuela (nf)

school

33

rojo (adj)

red

34

tras (prep)

after, behind

35

superior (adj)

superior, upper

36

andar (v)

to walk, function

37

corto (adj)

short, brief

38

autor (nm/f)

writer, author

39

hermano (nm)

brother, [pl] siblings

40

conocido (adj)

known, well-known

41

preferir (v)

to prefer

42

asegurar (v)

to assure, secure, insure

43

función (nf)

function, meeting

44

arriba (adv)

up above

45

serio (adj)

serious

46

causa (nf)

cause

47

suficiente (adj)

sufficient, enough

48

grave (adj)

serious, solemn

49

decisión (nf)

decision

50

música (nf)

music

51

extraño (adj)

strange, foreign

52

crecer (v)

to grow, increase

53

surgir (v)

to appear, spring (forth)

54

tú (pron)

you (subj-sg/+fam)

55

expresión (nf)

expression

56

alrededor (adv)

about, around, round

57

matar (v)

to kill

58

entregar (v)

to deliver

59

río (nm)

river

60

seguridad (nf)

security, safety

61

término (nm)

term (language), end

62

colocar (v)

to place, position

63

metro (nm)

meter, subway

64

médico (nm/f)

doctor

65

establecer (v)

to establish

66

guardar (v)

to keep, save

67

arte (nm)

art, skill

68

iniciar (v)

to initiate, start

69

bajar (v)

to come down, let down

70

consecuencia (nf)

consequence

71

notar (v)

to notice

72

acto (nm)

act, action

73

meter (v)

to put (into)

74

absoluto (adj)

absolute

75

pena (nf)

trouble; valer la pena: be of worth

76

actuar (v)

to act

77

segundo (nm)

second

78

altura (nf)

height, altitude

79

deseo (nm)

desire, wish

80

precisamente (adv)

precisely

81

joven (nc)

teenager, young person

82

veinte (num)

twenty

83

sueño (nm)

dream, sleep

84

pretender (v)

to attempt

85

tarea (nf)

task, job

86

carta (nf)

letter, (playing) card

87

apenas (adv)

hardly, barely

88

propiedad (nf)

property

89

producto (nm)

product

90

personal (adj)

personal

91

simplemente (adv)

simply, just

92

imposible (adj)

impossible

93

gusto (nm)

pleasure, taste, preference

94

ayuda (nf)

help, aid

95

acordar (v)

to remember, remind

96

lengua (nf)

language, tongue, strip (of land)

97

cortar (v)

to cut

98

plan (nm)

plan

99

corresponder (v)

to correspond with

100

vuelta (nf)

return, turn

101

romper (v)

to break

102

siquiera (adv)

even (if)

103

adquirir (v)

to acquire, get

104

proyecto (nm)

project, plan

105

memoria (nf)

memory

106

origen (nm)

origin, cause

107

elemento (nm)

element

108

inglés (adj)

English

109

mercado (nm)

market

110

curso (nm)

course, direction

111

lanzar (v)

to throw, launch

112

aprovechar (v)

to take advantage of

113

sangre (nf)

blood

114

interior (nm)

interior, inside

115

duro (adj)

hard

116

apoyar (v)

to support, lean on

117

negar (v)

to deny, refuse

118

avanzar (v)

to advance, progress

119

uso (nm)

use

120

brazo (nm)

arm

121

profesor (nm/f)

professor, teacher

122

resolver (v)

to resolve, settle, work out

123

futuro (nm)

future

124

oportunidad (nf)

opportunity, chance

125

mitad (nf)

half, middle

126

costar (v)

to cost, be hard

127

rico (adj)

rich, tasty

128

recuerdo (nm)

memory, keepsake

129

total (adj)

total, entire

130

exigir (v)

to demand

131

abajo (adv)

down, below, downward

132

opinión (nf)

opinion, view

133

aumentar (v)

to increase

134

recoger (v)

to pick up

135

boca (nf)

mouth, entrance, opening

136

dirección (nf)

direction, address

137

puro (adj)

pure, clean

138

abandonar (v)

to abandon, leave (a place)

139

pieza (nf)

piece, part

140

profesional (adj)

professional

141

imponer (v)

to impose, enforce

142

obligar (v)

to obligate, force

143

físico (adj)

physical

144

actitud (nf)

attitude

145

mar (nmf)

sea

146

francés (adj)

French

147

entrada (nf)

entrance, admission ticket

148

contacto (nm)

contact

149

corazón (nm)

heart, core

150

aplicar (v)

to apply

151

capital (nmf)

capital; city (f), money (m)

152

rápido (adj)

quick, fast

153

título (nm)

title, heading

154

pertenecer (v)

to belong

155

cuarto (nm)

room, chamber

156

material (nm)

material, element

157

golpe (nm)

hit, strike, punch

158

disponer (v)

to have means, dispose

159

comunicación (nf)

communication

160

expresar (v)

to express

161

simple (adj)

simple, mere, simple-minded

162

totalmente (adv)

totally, completely

163

provocar (v)

to cause, provoke

164

normal (adj)

normal, usual, regular

165

defender (v)

to defend, protect

166

enfermedad (nf)

illness, sickness

167

bien (nm)

goods, property, benefit

168

materia (nf)

matter, subject

169

quitar (v)

to remove, take away

170

conservar (v)

to conserve, preserve

171

moderno (adj)

modern

172

sitio (nm)

place, space

173

depender (v)

to depend on

174

naturaleza (nf)

nature, character

175

capacidad (nf)

capacity

176

actual (adj)

current

177

marcar (v)

to mark, note, dial

178

distancia (nf)

distance

179

pleno (adj)

complete, full

180

cerrado (adj)

closed

181

compartir (v)

to share

182

información (nf)

information

183

ambiente (nm)

environment, atmosphere

184

especialmente (adv)

especially

185

desarrollo (nm)

development

186

sol (nm)

sun

187

muerto (adj)

dead

188

consistir (v)

to consist of

189

constituir (v)

to constitute, consist of

190

dispuesto (adj)

willing, ready

191

cubrir (v)

to cover

192

funcionar (v)

to work, function

193

compañero (nm)

companion, classmate

194

salida (nf)

exit, escape, outcome

195

caber (v)

to fit (into)

196

conciencia (nf)

conscience, consciousness

197

atender (v)

to serve, attend to

198

enfermo (adj)

ill, sick

199

insistir (v)

to insist on

200

costumbre (nf)

habit, custom, usage

201

detrás (adv)

behind

202

paz (nf)

peace

203

noticia (nf)

news

204

circunstancia (nf)

circumstance

205

dolor (nm)

pain, ache, sorrow

206

privado (adj)

private

207

estilo (nm)

style

208

precio (nm)

price, cost, value

209

popular (adj)

popular

210

sentar (v)

to sit (down), seat

211

planta (nf)

plant, floor

212

personaje (nm)

character (e.g. movie)

213

famoso (adj)

famous, well-known

214

éxito (nm)

success

215

hija (nf)

daughter

216

merecer (v)

to deserve, be worthy (of)

217

edificio (nm)

building

218

autoridad (nf)

authority

219

piedra (nf)

stone, rock

220

incluir (v)

to include

221

conjunto (nm)

group, set

222

treinta (num)

thirty

223

cuánto (adj)

how much?

224

inmediato (adj)

immediate

225

suerte (nf)

luck, fortune

226

cruzar (v)

to cross

227

tender (v)

to tend to, lay out

228

finalmente (adv)

finally, at last

229

junto (adj)

together

230

anunciar (v)

to announce, advertise

231

espíritu (nm)

spirit, ghost

232

miembro (nm)

member, limb

233

directo (adj)

direct, straight

234

despertar (v)

to wake (up), arouse

235

recurso (nm)

resource, recourse, means

236

pared (nf)

(interior) wall

237

equipo (nm)

team, equipment, outfit

238

error (nm)

error, mistake

239

preciso (adj)

precise, necessary

240

diverso (adj)

different, several, diverse

241

dificultad (nf)

difficulty, obstacle

242

comentar (v)

to comment on

243

publicar (v)

to publish

244

familiar (adj)

familiar, of the family

245

voluntad (nf)

will, willpower, intention

246

reunión (nf)

meeting, reunion

247

modelo (nc)

model, pattern

248

cargar (v)

to load (up), carry

249

fecha (nf)

date, day

250

participar (v)

to participate

251

impedir (v)

to prevent, hinder

252

propósito (nm)

intention, purpose

253

salvar (v)

to save, rescue

254

cuidado (nm)

care, carefulness

255

puesto (nm)

job, place, position

256

grado (nm)

degree, grade

257

escapar (v)

to escape

258

lucha (nf)

fight, struggle, wrestle

259

tirar (v)

to throw, pull

260

entero (adj)

entire, whole, complete

261

jefe (nm/f)

leader, boss, manager

262

interesante (adj)

interesting

263

amplio (adj)

wide, ample, broad

264

contestar (v)

to answer, reply

265

periódico (nm)

newspaper, periodical

266

preocupar (v)

to worry

267

prestar (v)

to lend

268

par (nmf)

pair, couple (m); a la par: at same time

269

público (nm)

public, audience

270

pesar (v)

to weigh

271

final (adj)

final

272

calidad (nf)

quality

273

exponer (v)

to expound, expose

274

civil (adj)

civil

275

ciencia (nf)

science, knowledge

276

tamaño (nm)

size, dimension

277

mas (conj)

but, however

278

doctor (nm/f)

doctor

279

cuadro (nm)

painting, picture

280

caballo (nm)

horse

281

responsabilidad (nf)

responsibility

282

cincuenta (num)

fifty

283

interno (adj)

internal

284

detalle (nm)

detail

285

marcha (nf)

march, progress

286

nueve (num)

nine

287

carne (nf)

meat, flesh

288

jamás (adv)

never

289

pensamiento (nm)

thought, thinking

290

viajar (v)

to travel

291

cargo (nm)

position, charge, fee

292

separar (v)

to separate

293

santa (nf)

saint (f)

294

construcción (nf)

construction

295

juicio (nm)

judgment

296

terreno (nm)

ground, earth, terrain

297

piso (nm)

floor, story

298

compañía (nf)

company

299

regresar (v)

to return (to a place)

300

texto (nm)

text

301

fuente (nf)

source; fountain

302

presente (nm)

present

303

definitivo (adj)

definitive, conclusive

304

revista (nf)

magazine, journal

305

esperanza (nf)

hope

306

máquina (nf)

machine

307

contemplar (v)

to contemplate

308

recorrer (v)

to travel, cover (distance)

309

frase (nf)

phrase

310

perfecto (adj)

perfect

311

sala (nf)

room, hall

312

durar (v)

to last

313

instrumento (nm)

instrument

314

aquello (pron)

that over there (n)

315

defensa (nf)

defense, plea

316

director (nm/f)

director, manager, principal

317

retirar (v)

to take away, retire

318

explicación (nf)

explanation

319

artículo (nm)

article, product, item

320

debajo (adv)

underneath, below

321

permanecer (v)

to stay, remain

322

asistir (v)

to attend

323

doce (num)

twelve

324

radio (nmf)

radio; set (m), communication (f)

325

organizar (v)

to organize

326

película (nf)

movie, film

327

elección (nf)

election, choice

328

visita (nf)

visit, visitor, guest

329

contener (v)

to contain

330

apoyo (nm)

support, backing

331

presidente (nm)

president

332

arma (nf)

(el) weapon

333

árbol (nm)

tree

334

visitar (v)

to visit

335

informar (v)

to inform

336

encuentro (nm)

meeting, game, skirmish

337

parecido (adj)

similar

338

corriente (nf)

current, flow

339

lectura (nf)

reading

340

existencia (nf)

existence, life

341

lenguaje (nm)

language, speech

342

enviar (v)

to send

343

aun (adv)

even (though), still

344

destino (nm)

destination, destiny

345

educación (nf)

education

346

cuidar (v)

to take care of

347

intervenir (v)

to intervene

348

operación (nf)

operation

349

raro (adj)

strange, rare, scarce

350

perfectamente (adv)

perfectly

351

extender (v)

to extend, spread

352

comprobar (v)

to verify, prove

353

nota (nf)

note, grade

354

particular (adj)

particular, peculiar

355

ése (pron)

that one (m), [ésa (f)]

356

militar (adj)

military

357

dormir (v)

to sleep

358

unido (adj)

united

359

discutir (v)

to argue, discuss

360

extraordinario (adj)

extraordinary, exceptional

361

teatro (nm)

theater, drama

362

enfrentar (v)

to confront, face

363

recién (adv)

recently, just

364

negocio (nm)

business, transaction

365

letra (nf)

letter, handwriting, lyrics

366

peor (adv)

worse

367

sentimiento (nm)

feeling, sentiment

368

conducir (v)

to lead, drive

369

completamente (adv)

completely

370

firmar (v)

to sign

371

solución (nf)

solution, answer

372

mío (pron)

mine

373

comida (nf)

food, meal

374

impresión (nf)

impression, printing

375

plano (nm)

plane, map, level

376

intención (nf)

intention

377

ritmo (nm)

rhythm

378

verde (adj)

green

379

exacto (adj)

exact, faithful, true

380

respetar (v)

to respect

381

banco (nm)

(financial) bank, bench

382

inmediatamente (adv)

immediately

383

sostener (v)

to support, hold up

384

piel (nf)

skin, hide, fur

385

delante (adv)

(in) front (of), ahead

386

religioso (adj)

religious

387

advertir (v)

to notice, warn

388

oscuro (adj)

dark, obscure

389

control (nm)

control

390

investigación (nf)

investigation

391

transformar (v)

to transform, change

392

conversación (nf)

conversation

393

verano (nm)

summer

394

respeto (nm)

respect, regard

395

norte (nm)

north

396

mediante (prep)

by means of

397

cuarto (adj)

fourth

398

tradición (nf)

tradition

399

bastar (v)

to be sufficient

400

población (nf)

population

401

pareja (nf)

couple, pair

402

pasado (nm)

past

403

diario (nm)

newspaper

404

azul (adj)

blue

405

mencionar (v)

to mention, cite

406

generación (nf)

generation

407

frío (adj)

cold

408

visión (nf)

vision

409

concreto (adj)

concrete, real

410

plantear (v)

to propose, present

411

probar (v)

to test, prove, try

412

derecho (adj)

right, straight

413

peligro (nm)

danger, menace

414

oro (nm)

gold

415

justo (adv)

just

416

manejar (v)

to drive, handle

417

vino (nm)

wine

418

unir (v)

to unite, join (together)

419

caminar (v)

to walk

420

coincidir (v)

to coincide, agree

421

etapa (nf)

stage, period

422

sencillo (adj)

simple, plain, easy

423

silencio (nm)

silence

424

salvo (adv)

except (for), but

425

llenar (v)

to fill

426

dominar (v)

to dominate, master

427

determinado (adj)

determined, fixed

428

artista (nc)

artist, performer

429

medir (v)

to measure

430

labor (nf)

labor, work, task

431

perdido (adj)

lost

432

cielo (nm)

sky, heaven, ceiling

433

práctica (nf)

practice, skill

434

límite (nm)

limit

435

masa (nf)

mass, dough, bulk, crowd

436

directamente (adv)

directly, straight away

437

atravesar (v)

to cross

438

formación (nf)

formation, education

439

perro (nm)

dog

440

izquierda (nf)

left

441

destacar (v)

to emphasize, stand out

442

cercano (adj)

near

443

cuarenta (num)

forty

444

pronunciar (v)

to pronounce

445

distinguir (v)

to distinguish

446

energía (nf)

energy, power

447

confianza (nf)

confidence, trust

448

adecuado (adj)

adequate, suitable

449

introducir (v)

to introduce, bring in

450

flor (nf)

flower

451

esposa (nf)

wife

452

comunicar (v)

to communicate

453

italiano (adj)

Italian

454

invitar (v)

to invite

455

responsable (adj)

responsible

456

feliz (adj)

happy, fortunate

457

revolución (nf)

revolution

458

instalar (v)

to install

459

tardar (v)

to delay, take long

460

mejorar (v)

to improve, get better

461

maestro (nm)

teacher (m), master

462

emplear (v)

to employ

463

alemán (adj)

German

464

convenir (v)

to be agreeable, be convenient

465

recuperar (v)

to recuperate, recover

466

fenómeno (nm)

phenomenon

467

presión (nf)

pressure

468

dado (adj)

given

469

alumno (nm)

student, pupil

470

teoría (nf)

theory

471

probablemente (adv)

probably

472

tono (nm)

tone

473

salud (nf)

health

474

definir (v)

to define

475

superar (v)

to overcome, surpass

476

señora (nf)

Mrs., lady, madam

477

exactamente (adv)

exactly

478

afirmar (v)

to assert, affirm

479

diario (adj)

daily

480

histórico (adj)

historical

481

debido (adj)

debido a: due to

482

vía (nf)

por vía: by means; road, way

483

interpretar (v)

to interpret

484

alma (nf)

(el) soul

485

admitir (v)

to admit

486

identificar (v)

to identify

487

madera (nf)

wood

488

fiesta (nf)

party, feast

489

calor (nm)

heat, warmth

490

mínimo (adj)

minimum

491

afectar (v)

to affect

492

hogar (nm)

home, hearth

493

mente (nf)

mind

494

seguramente (adv)

surely, securely

495

preocupación (nf)

worry, concern

496

reducir (v)

to reduce

497

concepto (nm)

concept

498

montar (v)

to ride, mount, assemble

499

teléfono (nm)

phone, telephone

500

hoja (nf)

sheet, leaf