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1

parar (v)

to stop (moving)

2

doble (adj)

double

3

devolver (v)

to return, give back

4

ejercer (v)

to practice, exercise

5

poseer (v)

to possess, own

6

proteger (v)

to protect

7

causar (v)

to cause, bring about

8

rápidamente (adv)

rapidly, quickly

9

determinar (v)

to determine, decide

10

fuerte (adj)

strong

11

escritor (nm/f)

writer

12

intento (nm)

attempt, try

13

cobrar (v)

to charge (money)

14

regla (nf)

rule, ruler, regulation

15

dividir (v)

to divide

16

riesgo (nm)

risk

17

policía (nc)

police, police force, police officer

18

inventar (v)

to invent, make up

19

estudiante (nc)

student

20

plaza (nf)

square, marketplace

21

limitar (v)

to limit

22

llamada (nf)

call, knock

23

sensación (nf)

sensation, feeling

24

enemigo (nm)

enemy

25

unidad (nf)

unit, unity

26

luchar (v)

to fight, wrestle

27

idioma (nm)

(specific) language

28

raíz (nf)

root

29

compromiso (nm)

compromise, engagement

30

comentario (nm)

remark, comment

31

carga (nf)

load, charge, cargo

32

marido (nm)

husband

33

quince (num)

fifteen

34

constante (adj)

constant

35

derecha (nf)

right, right hand

36

extremo (nm)

edge, border, end

37

individuo (nm)

individual, person

38

contenido (nm)

contents, content

39

semejante (adj)

similar, such, alike

40

obligación (nf)

obligation

41

corte (nmf)

court (f), cut (m)

42

extranjero (adj)

foreign, alien

43

total (nm)

(sum) total

44

acudir (v)

to attend, go to, frequent

45

daño (nm)

harm, injury, damage

46

tarde (adv)

late

47

mensaje (nm)

message

48

analizar (v)

to analyze

49

lista (nf)

list, roster, roll

50

región (nf)

region

51

evidente (adj)

evident, obvious

52

niña (nf)

child, young girl

53

culpa (nf)

blame, fault

54

encargar (v)

to entrust, [se] take charge of

55

discusión (nf)

discussion, argument

56

pelo (nm)

hair

57

destinar (v)

to assign, appoint

58

comparar (v)

to compare

59

celebrar (v)

to celebrate

60

fe (nf)

faith

61

fijo (adj)

fixed, steady

62

central (adj)

central

63

referencia (nf)

reference, allusion

64

sur (nm)

south

65

gesto (nm)

gesture

66

perspectiva (nf)

perspective

67

preparado (adj)

prepared

68

sonar (v)

to sound, ring

69

manifestar (v)

to express, show

70

controlar (v)

to control

71

saltar (v)

to jump, leap, hop

72

acaso (adv)

by chance, maybe

73

colegio (nm)

(high) school, college

74

inmenso (adj)

immense, vast, huge

75

venta (nf)

sale

76

documento (nm)

document

77

citar (v)

to cite, quote

78

televisión (nf)

TV, television

79

chico (nm)

boy

80

novela (nf)

novel

81

requerir (v)

to require

82

moral (adj)

moral

83

alcance (nm)

reach, scope

84

curioso (adj)

curious, strange

85

crisis (nf)

crisis

86

fundamental (adj)

fundamental

87

incorporar (v)

to incorporate, include

88

presente (adj)

present, current

89

máximo (adj)

maximum

90

literatura (nf)

literature

91

batalla (nf)

battle

92

europeo (adj)

European

93

dueño (nm)

owner, landlord (m)

94

perseguir (v)

to persecute, pursue, chase

95

vecino (nm)

neighbor

96

sector (nm)

sector, area, section

97

pintura (nf)

painting, paint

98

accidente (nm)

accident, irregularity

99

oficial (adj)

official, authorized

100

procurar (v)

to try, seek

101

numeroso (adj)

numerous

102

influencia (nf)

influence

103

intelectual (adj)

intellectual

104

empleado (nm)

employee

105

casar (v)

to marry

106

prácticamente (adv)

practically

107

moneda (nf)

coins, currency

108

facilidad (nf)

ease, facility

109

matrimonio (nm)

marriage, married couple

110

escaso (adj)

scarce, very little

111

iglesia (nf)

church

112

ayer (adv)

yesterday

113

oficina (nf)

office

114

cristiano (adj)

Christian

115

institución (nf)

institution

116

someter (v)

to subject

117

fundar (v)

to found, base

118

seguro (adj)

safe, sure, secure

119

intenso (adj)

intense, acute

120

frío (nm)

cold

121

domingo (nm)

Sunday

122

reacción (nf)

reaction

123

elevar (v)

to elevate, raise

124

cantar (v)

to sing

125

acontecimiento (nm)

event, happening

126

costa (nf)

coast

127

peligroso (adj)

dangerous

128

lento (adj)

slow

129

método (nm)

method

130

comunidad (nf)

community

131

coche (nm)

car, carriage

132

asumir (v)

to assume, take on

133

aclarar (v)

to clarify, clear up

134

arrastrar (v)

to drag, pull

135

página (nf)

page

136

declarar (v)

to declare, testify

137

frecuencia (nf)

frequency

138

conclusión (nf)

conclusion, end

139

escena (nf)

scene, stage, setting

140

falso (adj)

false

141

estructura (nf)

structure

142

beneficio (nm)

benefit, profit

143

alimento (nm)

food, nourishment

144

tranquilo (adj)

calm, tranquil, relaxed

145

velocidad (nf)

speed, velocity

146

barrio (nm)

neighborhood, district

147

nombrar (v)

to name, appoint

148

análisis (nm)

analysis

149

confundir (v)

to confuse

150

frontera (nf)

border, frontier

151

describir (v)

to describe

152

lejano (adj)

distant

153

breve (adj)

brief, short

154

temor (nm)

fear

155

calcular (v)

to calculate, figure out

156

conformar (v)

to conform

157

ataque (nm)

attack, raid

158

pintar (v)

to paint

159

cine (nm)

cinema, US movie theater

160

rama (nf)

branch, bough, limb

161

repartir (v)

to divide, deliver, distribute

162

comienzo (nm)

start, beginning

163

exterior (adj)

exterior, outside

164

barco (nm)

boat, ship

165

partida (nf)

game, match, departure

166

hallar (v)

to find (out)

167

ordenar (v)

to put in order, organize

168

aparato (nm)

apparatus, device

169

convencer (v)

to convince, persuade

170

médico (adj)

medical

171

extranjero (nm)

foreigner

172

cámara (nf)

camera, chamber

173

creación (nf)

creation

174

rodear (v)

to surround

175

ajeno (adj)

not belonging to, detached

176

reflejar (v)

to reflect

177

gana (nf)

desire

178

seco (adj)

dry, arid

179

quinto (adj)

fifth

180

moda (nf)

fashion, form

181

absolutamente (adv)

absolutely, completely

182

rechazar (v)

to reject

183

contribuir (v)

to contribute

184

ruido (nm)

noise

185

cama (nf)

bed (furniture)

186

infantil (adj)

of children, childlike, infantile

187

técnica (nf)

technique, skill

188

consejo (nm)

advice, council, counsel

189

internacional (adj)

international

190

violencia (nf)

violence

191

original (adj)

original

192

sonido (nm)

sound

193

vencer (v)

to overcome, conquer

194

estrella (nf)

star

195

útil (adj)

useful

196

alejar (v)

to move away

197

mirada (nf)

gaze, look

198

tremendo (adj)

tremendous, dreadful, huge

199

cuándo (adv)

when?

200

temprano (adj)

early

201

pierna (nf)

leg

202

transmitir (v)

to transmit, broadcast

203

marchar (v)

to go, leave, march

204

hambre (nf)

(el) hunger, starvation

205

placer (nm)

pleasure

206

profesión (nf)

profession, occupation

207

destruir (v)

to destroy, ruin

208

separado (adj)

separate

209

opinar (v)

to think, be of the opinion

210

objetivo (nm)

objective

211

honor (nm)

honor, honesty

212

montaña (nf)

mountain

213

cometer (v)

to commit

214

lógico (adj)

logical

215

instante (nm)

instant, moment

216

viento (nm)

wind, scent

217

lluvia (nf)

rain

218

ejército (nm)

army

219

trasladar (v)

to move, transfer

220

tren (nm)

train, convoy

221

concluir (v)

to conclude, finish

222

círculo (nm)

circle, club

223

auténtico (adj)

authentic

224

hermoso (adj)

beautiful, lovely

225

oponer (v)

to oppose

226

ventaja (nf)

advantage, benefit

227

figurar (v)

to appear, represent, figure (in)

228

terrible (adj)

terrible

229

isla (nf)

island

230

torno (nm)

en torno a: about, regarding

231

sentado (adj)

seated

232

amistad (nf)

friendship

233

concentrar (v)

to concentrate

234

correcto (adj)

correct, suitable

235

mañana (adv)

tomorrow

236

cadena (nf)

chain

237

político (nm/f)

politician

238

rey (nm)

king

239

permanente (adj)

permanent

240

ánimo (nm)

zest, spirit, heart

241

trato (nm)

treatment, manner, agreement

242

ejercicio (nm)

exercise, practice

243

organización (nf)

organization

244

agosto (nm)

August

245

secretario (nm/f)

secretary

246

norteamericano (adj)

North American

247

ignorar (v)

to be unaware

248

dedo (nm)

finger, toe, digit

249

gasto (nm)

expense, expenditure

250

café (nm)

coffee, café

251

diálogo (nm)

dialogue, conversation

252

dudar (v)

to (have) doubt

253

comercial (adj)

commercial, shopping

254

discurso (nm)

lecture, discourse, talk

255

obligado (adj)

obliged, required

256

hermana (nf)

sister

257

descansar (v)

to rest

258

caja (nf)

bank, box, safe

259

juez (nc)

judge

260

particular (nm)

particular, detail, individual

261

americano (adj)

American

262

poeta (nc)

poet

263

interior (adj)

interior, inside

264

sorpresa (nf)

surprise

265

ventana (nf)

window

266

característica (nf)

characteristic, aspect

267

adoptar (v)

to adopt

268

arrancar (v)

to start (machine), uproot

269

disfrutar (v)

to enjoy

270

práctico (adj)

practical, skillful

271

suma (nf)

sum, amount, summary

272

molestar (v)

to bother, disturb, upset

273

excelente (adj)

excellent

274

volumen (nm)

volume

275

estación (nf)

station, season

276

atrever (v)

to dare

277

cultural (adj)

cultural

278

complejo (adj)

complex, complicated

279

argumento (nm)

argument, plot

280

categoría (nf)

category

281

plata (nf)

silver, money

282

conflicto (nm)

conflict

283

avión (nm)

plane, airplane, aircraft

284

débil (adj)

weak

285

ropa (nf)

clothes, clothing

286

examen (nm)

examination, exam

287

habitante (nm)

inhabitant

288

acerca (adv)

about, concerning

289

ceder (v)

to give way, yield

290

justicia (nf)

justice, fairness

291

independiente (adj)

independent, self-sufficient

292

criterio (nm)

criterion

293

atraer (v)

to attract

294

convencido (adj)

convinced, persuaded

295

plazo (nm)

deadline, installment

296

pendiente (adj)

aware of, pending

297

kilómetro (nm)

kilometer

298

hospital (nm)

hospital

299

satisfacción (nf)

satisfaction

300

futuro (adj)

future

301

acumular (v)

to accumulate, amass

302

desconocido (adj)

unknown

303

practicar (v)

to practice

304

gozar (v)

to enjoy

305

muchísimo (adj)

great many, great amount

306

sesenta (num)

sixty

307

silla (nf)

chair, seat

308

justificar (v)

to justify, excuse

309

tradicional (adj)

traditional

310

soportar (v)

to endure, stand (something)

311

juventud (nf)

youth

312

resistir (v)

to resist, endure

313

aparte (adv)

apart, aside, separately

314

triste (adj)

sad, unhappy

315

acceso (nm)

access, entry

316

marco (nm)

frame, mark, setting

317

vestir (v)

to wear, dress

318

prensa (nf)

press

319

excepción (nf)

exception

320

sorprender (v)

to surprise

321

ausencia (nf)

absence

322

proceder (v)

to proceed, start

323

condenar (v)

to convict, condemn

324

sombra (nf)

shade, shadow

325

similar (adj)

similar

326

consumir (v)

to consume, take in

327

sugerir (v)

to suggest, hint at

328

activo (adj)

active

329

clásico (adj)

classic

330

profundidad (nf)

depth, profundity

331

conceder (v)

to grant, concede

332

reciente (adj)

recent

333

eléctrico (adj)

electric

334

leche (nf)

milk

335

consideración (nf)

consideration, regard

336

componer (v)

to compose, be part of

337

premio (nm)

prize, reward

338

bello (adj)

beautiful, fine

339

nacimiento (nm)

birth, origin

340

invierno (nm)

winter

341

diciembre (nm)

December

342

brillante (adj)

brilliant, shiny, sparkling

343

comportamiento (nm)

behavior, conduct

344

crítica (nf)

criticism, critique

345

femenino (adj)

feminine, female

346

fuego (nm)

fire, gunfire

347

tendencia (nf)

tendency, style

348

fino (adj)

fine, delicate

349

norma (nf)

standard, pattern, norm

350

inferior (adj)

lower, inferior

351

arreglar (v)

to fix, arrange

352

rueda (nf)

wheel

353

puente (nm)

bridge

354

animar (v)

to cheer up

355

rasgo (nm)

feature, trait

356

positivo (adj)

positive

357

cuento (nm)

story, tale

358

definitivamente (adv)

definitely, finally

359

signo (nm)

sign, mark, symbol

360

señal (nf)

sign, mark, token

361

apuntar (v)

to point, note, aim

362

campaña (nf)

campaign

363

liberar (v)

to free, liberate

364

puerto (nm)

port, harbor

365

profundamente (adv)

profoundly, deeply

366

aventura (nf)

adventure

367

pesado (adj)

heavy, boring, tiresome

368

complicado (adj)

complicated, complex

369

añadir (v)

to add

370

marca (nf)

mark, brand, trademark

371

girar (v)

to rotate, revolve

372

ilusión (nf)

illusion, hope, dream

373

os (pron)

you (obj-pl/+fam)

374

compra (nf)

shopping, buy, purchase

375

inteligencia (nf)

intelligence

376

volar (v)

to fly

377

loco (adj)

crazy, insane

378

virtud (nf)

virtue, quality

379

remedio (nm)

alternative, cure, solution

380

delicado (adj)

delicate

381

facilitar (v)

to facilitate

382

territorio (nm)

territory

383

facultad (nf)

faculty, ability

384

solicitar (v)

to solicit, request

385

fotografía (nf)

photograph

386

techo (nm)

roof

387

temer (v)

to fear

388

conducta (nf)

conduct, behavior

389

violento (adj)

violent

390

aquél (pron)

that one over there (m)

391

salto (nm)

jump, hop, skip

392

pan (nm)

bread

393

atacar (v)

to attack

394

sano (adj)

healthy, wholesome

395

pegar (v)

to hit, stick (on)

396

juzgar (v)

to judge

397

limpio (adj)

clean

398

disposición (nf)

disposal, disposition

399

posterior (adj)

rear, backside

400

general (nm)

general

401

disciplina (nf)

discipline, subject

402

relacionado (adj)

related, regarding

403

habitual (adj)

usual, habitual, customary

404

personal (nm)

personnel, staff, staffing

405

interrumpir (v)

to interrupt

406

columna (nf)

column, spine

407

verdaderamente (adv)

truly

408

fabricar (v)

to manufacture

409

únicamente (adv)

only

410

nervioso (adj)

nervous, uptight

411

indio (nm)

Indian

412

gato (nm)

cat

413

margen (nmf)

edge, margin, border, brink

414

material (adj)

material

415

resistencia (nf)

resistance, opposition

416

consciente (adj)

conscious, aware

417

pérdida (nf)

loss

418

tratamiento (nm)

treatment, processing

419

entrevista (nf)

interview, meeting

420

espectáculo (nm)

spectacle, show

421

personalidad (nf)

personality, celebrity

422

mayo (nm)

May

423

confiar (v)

to trust, confide

424

operar (v)

to operate

425

representación (nf)

representation

426

régimen (nm)

regime, diet

427

punta (nf)

tip, point

428

vital (adj)

vital, lively, essential

429

alegría (nf)

joy, happiness

430

basar (v)

to base on, base upon

431

igualmente (adv)

equally

432

misión (nf)

mission, task

433

estimar (v)

to estimate, hold in esteem

434

cotidiano (adj)

daily

435

confirmar (v)

to confirm

436

empleo (nm)

work, job, occupation

437

previo (adj)

previous

438

participación (nf)

participation, involvement

439

integrar (v)

to integrate, fit in

440

período (nm)

period, time

441

busca (nf)

search, hunt

442

superficie (nf)

surface, area

443

aprobar (v)

to pass (test), approve

444

chino (adj)

Chinese

445

pasión (nf)

passion, desire

446

vehículo (nm)

vehicle, car

447

inteligente (adj)

intelligent

448

grabar (v)

to record, engrave

449

enero (nm)

January

450

capítulo (nm)

chapter

451

fracaso (nm)

failure, collapse

452

experto (nm)

expert

453

inquietud (nf)

restlessness, anxiety

454

nuevamente (adv)

anew, again

455

once (num)

eleven

456

listo (adj)

ready, clever, smart

457

equivocar (v)

to be wrong

458

organismo (nm)

organization, organism, (human) body

459

canción (nf)

song

460

religión (nf)

religion

461

correspondiente (adj)

corresponding

462

departamento (nm)

department, apartment

463

generalmente (adv)

generally, usually

464

periodista (nc)

journalist

465

seguido (adj)

in a row, successive

466

llorar (v)

to cry

467

griego (adj)

Greek

468

interpretación (nf)

interpretation, interpreting

469

maestro (adj)

master

470

barato (adj)

inexpensive

471

proyectar (v)

to project

472

belleza (nf)

beauty

473

universidad (nf)

university, college

474

riqueza (nf)

riches, wealth

475

notable (adj)

outstanding, noteworthy

476

beber (v)

to drink

477

claramente (adv)

clearly

478

rato (nm)

moment, while, time

479

encargado (adj)

in charge of

480

técnico (adj)

technical

481

ciego (adj)

blind

482

individual (adj)

individual

483

apreciar (v)

to appreciate

484

experimentar (v)

to experience, experiment

485

justamente (adv)

just, exactly

486

amar (v)

to love

487

equilibrio (nm)

balance

488

universal (adj)

universal

489

ah (interj)

oh

490

fruto (nm)

fruit, result

491

representante (nc)

representative

492

robar (v)

to rob, steal

493

reír (v)

to laugh (at)

494

literario (adj)

literary

495

exceso (nm)

excess

496

capa (nf)

layer, coat

497

defecto (nm)

defect

498

fábrica (nf)

factory, manufacture

499

espalda (nf)

back (body)

500

mezclar (v)

to mix