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1

género (nm)

sort, gender, genre

2

continuo (adj)

continuous

3

distribuir (v)

to distribute, deliver

4

economía (nf)

economy, economics, thriftiness

5

apartar (v)

to move away, separate

6

bosque (nm)

forest

7

reclamar (v)

to demand, require

8

paisaje (nm)

landscape

9

quemar (v)

to burn

10

llamado (nm)

call, calling

11

paciente (nc)

patient

12

elevado (adj)

elevated, high, lofty

13

obedecer (v)

to obey

14

tensión (nf)

tension, stress, strain

15

establecido (adj)

established

16

local (adj)

local

17

satisfacer (v)

to satisfy

18

concebir (v)

to conceive, understand

19

ministro (nm/f)

(government) secretary, minister

20

impulso (nm)

impulse, momentum

21

reaccionar (v)

to react

22

comercio (nm)

commerce, trade

23

naturalmente (adv)

naturally

24

acusar (v)

to accuse

25

espera (nf)

wait

26

gastar (v)

to spend (money)

27

reserva (nf)

reservation, reserve

28

regalar (v)

to give (as a gift)

29

competencia (nf)

competition, contest

30

quejar (v)

to complain

31

penetrar (v)

to penetrate, come in

32

vacío (adj)

empty, vacant

33

aislado (adj)

isolated

34

rendir (v)

[se] to give in; to render

35

observación (nf)

observation

36

registrar (v)

to register, record

37

limpiar (v)

to clean

38

vacío (nm)

emptiness, void

39

atribuir (v)

to attribute

40

cifra (nf)

figure, number, amount

41

ocultar (v)

to hide

42

escala (nf)

scale, ladder, rank

43

enterar (v)

to find out [se]

44

procedimiento (nm)

procedure, proceedings

45

ajustar (v)

to adjust, tighten

46

fórmula (nf)

formula

47

ámbito (nm)

sphere, space

48

informe (nm)

report

49

dimensión (nf)

dimension, size

50

cliente (nc)

client, customer

51

manifestación (nf)

protest, manifestation

52

aspirar (v)

to aspire, want

53

pico (nm)

y pico: and a bit; beak, peak

54

sensibilidad (nf)

sensitivity

55

recurrir (v)

to resort to

56

múltiple (adj)

multiple, many

57

regreso (nm)

return

58

temperatura (nf)

temperature

59

julio (nm)

July

60

poderoso (adj)

powerful

61

digno (adj)

worthy

62

bomba (nf)

bomb, explosion, pump

63

órgano (nm)

organ

64

inútil (adj)

useless

65

avance (nm)

advance, progress

66

humanidad (nf)

humanity, mankind

67

firma (nf)

company, signature, signing

68

soldado (nm/f)

soldier

69

sólido (adj)

solid, strong

70

firme (adj)

firm, steady

71

extremo (adj)

extreme

72

conforme (adj)

in agreement

73

esencial (adj)

essential

74

huir (v)

to flee, run away

75

percibir (v)

to perceive, notice

76

clima (nm)

climate

77

emoción (nf)

emotion, excitement

78

automóvil (nm)

automobile

79

transcurrir (v)

to occur, take place

80

mal (nm)

evil

81

recomendar (v)

to recommend

82

habilidad (nf)

ability, skill, talent

83

identidad (nf)

identity

84

desgracia (nf)

misfortune, bad luck

85

corregir (v)

to correct, rectify

86

amarillo (adj)

yellow

87

consultar (v)

to consult

88

deber (nm)

duty, obligation

89

cola (nf)

line, queue, tail

90

padecer (v)

to suffer

91

progreso (nm)

progress

92

elaborar (v)

to make, develop

93

soñar (v)

to dream

94

muestra (nf)

proof, sample, sign

95

acostumbrado (adj)

accustomed

96

hábito (nm)

habit

97

gritar (v)

to shout

98

artístico (adj)

artistic

99

mecanismo (nm)

mechanism

100

vivienda (nf)

housing, dwelling

101

ocupado (adj)

busy, occupied

102

área (nf)

(el) area, zone

103

traducir (v)

to translate

104

efectivamente (adv)

in fact, actually, indeed

105

interesado (adj)

(self-) interested

106

mezcla (nf)

mixture, blend

107

excesivo (adj)

excessive

108

sumar (v)

to add up, amount to

109

alimentar (v)

to feed, support

110

habitación (nf)

room, bedroom, habitat

111

instrucción (nf)

instruction

112

eliminar (v)

to eliminate, exclude

113

versión (nf)

version, account

114

lujo (nm)

luxury

115

intervención (nf)

intervention

116

llegada (nf)

arrival

117

alrededor (nm)

surrounding area, vicinity

118

testigo (nm)

witness

119

dominio (nm)

power, control

120

raza (nf)

race, lineage

121

renunciar (v)

to give up, renounce

122

descubrimiento (nm)

discovery

123

vacaciones (nf)

vacation

124

provincia (nf)

province, region

125

saber (nm)

knowledge

126

argentino (adj)

Argentine

127

cómodo (adj)

comfortable, convenient

128

acostumbrar (v)

to be accustomed to

129

fácilmente (adv)

easily

130

claridad (nf)

clearness, clarity

131

negativo (adj)

negative, pessimistic

132

revisar (v)

to check, revise, inspect

133

carecer (v)

to be without

134

científico (adj)

scientific

135

arena (nf)

sand

136

postura (nf)

posture, position, attitude

137

salón (nm)

hall, room

138

escenario (nm)

stage, setting, scene

139

armado (adj)

armed

140

largo (nm)

a lo largo: throughout; length

141

prometer (v)

to promise

142

contento (adj)

happy, content

143

hotel (nm)

hotel

144

oficio (nm)

job, occupation, function

145

descender (v)

to descend

146

cubierto (adj)

covered

147

fila (nf)

line, row, file

148

patrón (nm)

employer, landlord, patron saint

149

pecho (nm)

chest, breast

150

tienda (nf)

shop, store, tent

151

típico (adj)

typical

152

protección (nf)

protection

153

funcionario (nm)

civil servant

154

reproducir (v)

to reproduce, repeat

155

constar (v)

to consist of, comprise

156

crítico (adj)

critical

157

transporte (nm)

transportation, transport

158

red (nf)

network, net, system

159

caída (nf)

fall, drop, falling

160

castellano (adj)

Castilian, Spanish

161

asociar (v)

to associate with

162

desconocer (v)

to not know, not recognize

163

valle (nm)

valley

164

fallar (v)

to fail, miss

165

vuelo (nm)

flight

166

vecino (adj)

nearby, neighboring

167

sexo (nm)

sex

168

iniciativa (nf)

initiative

169

increíble (adj)

incredible, unbelievable

170

concentración (nf)

concentration, gathering

171

grito (nm)

cry, shout, scream

172

esencia (nf)

essence

173

cocina (nf)

kitchen

174

mental (adj)

mental

175

reflejo (nm)

reflection

176

definición (nf)

definition

177

preocupado (adj)

worried, concerned

178

perdonar (v)

to forgive, excuse

179

obstante (adj)

no + obstante: nevertheless

180

abogado (nm/f)

lawyer

181

agradecer (v)

to thank for

182

admirar (v)

to admire

183

sesión (nf)

session, meeting

184

íntimo (adj)

close, intimate

185

reloj (nm)

clock, watch

186

estrecho (adj)

narrow

187

muchacho (nm)

boy

188

octubre (nm)

October

189

exposición (nf)

exhibition, display

190

ingreso (nm)

entrance, admission, income

191

revelar (v)

to reveal, disclose

192

dibujo (nm)

drawing, sketch

193

frecuente (adj)

frequent

194

inevitable (adj)

inevitable, unavoidable

195

hueso (nm)

bone

196

ligero (adj)

light (in weight), slight

197

militar (nm)

soldier, military person

198

motor (nm)

engine, motor

199

oposición (nf)

opposition

200

patio (nm)

courtyard, playground, yard

201

fruta (nf)

fruit

202

ideal (nm)

ideal, goal

203

izquierdo (adj)

left (opposite of right)

204

ti (pron)

you (obj prep-sg/+fam)

205

actor (nm)

actor

206

confusión (nf)

confusion

207

bonito (adj)

pretty, nice

208

agregar (v)

to add, gather

209

corriente (adj)

current, common

210

traje (nm)

suit, dress, costume

211

exigencia (nf)

requirement, demand

212

víctima (nf)

victim, casualty

213

playa (nf)

beach, seaside

214

trabajador (nm/f)

worker, laborer

215

primario (adj)

primary

216

hierro (nm)

iron

217

ideal (adj)

ideal

218

completar (v)

to complete

219

tela (nf)

cloth, fabric

220

ancho (adj)

wide

221

producción (nf)

production

222

febrero (nm)

February

223

símbolo (nm)

symbol

224

agradable (adj)

nice, pleasant

225

medicina (nf)

medicine

226

combatir (v)

to fight against

227

búsqueda (nf)

search

228

1906 colectivo (adj)

collective, joint

229

tranquilidad (nf)

tranquility, peace

230

espejo (nm)

mirror, reflection

231

secreto (adj)

secret

232

comprensión (nf)

understanding

233

incapaz (adj)

incapable

234

cerebro (nm)

brain

235

satisfecho (adj)

satisfied

236

reducido (adj)

reduced, limited

237

tiro (nm)

throw, shot

238

aportar (v)

to provide, contribute

239

derivar (v)

to derive, come (from)

240

abuelo (nm)

grandfather

241

prohibir (v)

to prohibit, forbid

242

proporcionar (v)

to supply

243

maravilloso (adj)

wonderful, marvelous

244

saludar (v)

to greet, say hello

245

relacionar (v)

to relate

246

declaración (nf)

declaration, statement

247

relativo (adj)

relative

248

sujeto (nm)

subject, individual

249

investigar (v)

to investigate

250

ubicar (v)

to find, locate

251

enseñanza (nf)

teaching, instruction

252

musical (adj)

musical

253

permiso (nm)

permission, permit

254

evolución (nf)

evolution, development

255

tío (nm)

uncle, guy

256

moral (nf)

morals, ethics

257

redondo (adj)

round

258

modificar (v)

to modify

259

sujeto (adj)

fastened, subject to

260

parque (nm)

park

261

ingeniero (nm/f)

engineer

262

lavar (v)

to wash

263

borde (nm)

edge

264

invadir (v)

to invade, overcome

265

entusiasmo (nm)

enthusiasm

266

evidentemente (adv)

evidently, obviously

267

independencia (nf)

independence

268

mentira (nf)

lie

269

exclusivamente (adv)

exclusively

270

sueldo (nm)

salary, pay

271

desplazar (v)

to replace, move, shift

272

comparación (nf)

comparison

273

setenta (num)

seventy

274

romano (adj)

Roman

275

sagrado (adj)

sacred

276

seno (nm)

breast, bosom, cavity

277

adelantar (v)

to move forward

278

canto (nm)

singing, chant

279

potencia (nf)

power, potential

280

examinar (v)

to examine, inspect

281

oficial (nc)

official, officer

282

fortuna (nf)

fortune, fate

283

crimen (nm)

crime, murder

284

suave (adj)

soft, gentle, mild

285

opuesto (adj)

opposite, contrary

286

sustituir (v)

to substitute, replace

287

ciudadano (nm)

citizen

288

implicar (v)

to implicate, imply

289

baño (nm)

bathroom, bath, swim

290

sabio (adj)

wise, learned

291

ingresar (v)

to join, deposit, admit

292

respirar (v)

to breathe

293

caliente (adj)

hot, warm, spirited

294

reconocimiento (nm)

recognition, acknowledgment

295

exterior (nm)

exterior, outside

296

sexual (adj)

sexual

297

respectivo (adj)

respective

298

situado (adj)

situated, located

299

crédito (nm)

credit, reputation

300

alternativa (nf)

alternative

301

rodeado (adj)

surrounded

302

esconder (v)

to hide, conceal

303

cuando (adv)

when

304

canal (nm)

channel, canal

305

suficientemente (adv)

enough

306

agente (nc)

agent

307

pago (nm)

payment

308

filosofía (nf)

philosophy

309

alterar (v)

to alter, modify

310

lector (nm)

reader, lecturer

311

emitir (v)

to emit, give (off)

312

magnífico (adj)

magnificent, splendid

313

triunfo (nm)

triumph, victory

314

inclinar (v)

to bow, tilt, incline

315

campesino (adj)

rural

316

sábado (nm)

Saturday

317

amiga (nf)

friend (f)

318

carretera (nf)

highway, road

319

desprender (v)

to detach, release, remove

320

efectivo (adj)

effective

321

victoria (nf)

victory, triumph

322

circular (v)

to circulate, go around, flow

323

pelear (v)

to fight, struggle

324

pájaro (nm)

bird

325

biblioteca (nf)

library

326

reflexión (nf)

reflection

327

aplicado (adj)

applied

328

aconsejar (v)

to advise, counsel

329

vocación (nf)

vocation, calling

330

casado (adj)

married

331

continente (nm)

continent

332

severo (adj)

severe

333

tabla (nf)

chart, board, table, plank

334

justo (adj)

fair, just

335

ensayo (nm)

essay, rehearsal

336

plato (nm)

plate, dish

337

jardín (nm)

garden

338

imaginación (nf)

imagination, fantasy

339

precioso (adj)

beautiful, precious

340

probable (adj)

probable

341

poesía (nf)

poetry, poem

342

guardia (nc)

guard, watch, lookout

343

privilegio (nm)

privilege

344

monte (nm)

mountain

345

conmigo (pron)

with me

346

arrojar (v)

to throw, fling

347

precisión (nf)

precision

348

sacrificio (nm)

sacrifice

349

criticar (v)

to criticize

350

hundir (v)

to sink, submerge

351

hilo (nm)

thread, yarn, wire

352

entendido (adj)

understood

353

aparentemente (adv)

apparently

354

aparición (nf)

appearance, apparition

355

poema (nm)

poem

356

avanzado (adj)

advanced

357

curiosidad (nf)

curiosity, quaintness

358

afuera (adv)

outside

359

diente (nm)

tooth, cog

360

primo (nm)

cousin

361

encerrar (v)

to shut (in)

362

latino (adj)

Latin

363

apariencia (nf)

appearance, aspect

364

novedad (nf)

latest news, newness

365

espiritual (adj)

spiritual

366

limitado (adj)

limited

367

castigo (nm)

punishment, penalty

368

constantemente (adv)

constantly

369

denominar (v)

to call, name

370

vestido (adj)

dressed

371

carro (nm)

car, cart

372

eterno (adj)

eternal

373

aumento (nm)

increase, rise

374

pobreza (nf)

poverty, lack, scarcity

375

impulsar (v)

to push, promote, drive

376

caro (adj)

expensive, difficult, dear

377

empujar (v)

to push, shove

378

dólar (nm)

dollar

379

inicial (adj)

initial

380

local (nm)

place, quarters

381

dictar (v)

to dictate, announce

382

dulce (adj)

sweet

383

chocar (v)

to crash into, collide with

384

industria (nf)

industry, factory

385

caballero (nm)

gentleman, knight

386

especialista (nc)

specialist

387

temporada (nf)

season, period, time

388

divino (adj)

divine

389

humor (nm)

mood, humor

390

borrar (v)

to erase

391

nación (nf)

nation

392

felicidad (nf)

happiness

393

amante (nc)

lover

394

alejado (adj)

remote, distant, aloof

395

aguantar (v)

to endure, put up with

396

coger (v)

to hold, take, catch

397

cálculo (nm)

calculation, calculus

398

composición (nf)

composition, make-up, essay

399

rapidez (nf)

speed, velocity

400

huevo (nm)

egg

401

elemental (adj)

elemental, basic

402

crecimiento (nm)

growth, increase

403

clave (nf)

key

404

golpear (v)

to hit, strike

405

tragedia (nf)

tragedy

406

colección (nf)

collection

407

chica (nf)

girl, female

408

prestigio (nm)

prestige

409

ascender (v)

to ascend, be promoted

410

sección (nf)

section, cut

411

complicar (v)

to complicate, make difficult

412

anciano (adj)

elderly, aged

413

fiel (adj)

faithful, loyal

414

roto (adj)

broken, torn

415

bolsa (nf)

bag, purse, stock exchange

416

cinta (nf)

tape, ribbon, film, strip

417

engañar (v)

to trick, deceive

418

elegante (adj)

elegant, smart, stylish

419

agotar (v)

to exhaust, wear out, run out

420

cuello (nm)

neck, collar

421

continuación (nf)

continuation, follow-up

422

abril (nm)

April

423

precisar (v)

to do exactly, specify

424

actuación (nf)

performance, acting

425

factor (nm)

factor, cause, influence

426

esquina (nf)

corner

427

hombro (nm)

shoulder

428

infancia (nf)

infancy, childhood

429

suspender (v)

to suspend, hang, fail

430

descanso (nm)

rest, interval, break

431

ampliar (v)

to enlarge, increase, expand

432

zapato (nm)

shoe

433

parecer (nm)

opinion, looks

434

familiar (nm)

relative

435

mérito (nm)

worth, merit

436

cultivar (v)

to cultivate, produce

437

oportuno (adj)

opportune, timely

438

explotar (v)

to explode, exploit

439

significativo (adj)

significant, meaningful

440

despedir (v)

to say goodbye (to), dismiss

441

suelto (adj)

loose

442

muro (nm)

(outer) wall, rampart

443

colaborar (v)

to collaborate, work together

444

menudo (adv)

a menudo: often

445

invertir (v)

to invest

446

montón (nm)

lot of, heap, pile

447

revolucionario (adj)

revolutionary

448

disco (nm)

disc, disk, record

449

indispensable (adj)

indispensable, essential

450

demanda (nf)

petition, request, demand

451

mundial (adj)

worldwide

452

mueble (nm)

(piece of) furniture

453

desastre (nm)

disaster

454

secreto (nm)

secret

455

oriental (adj)

eastern, oriental

456

regular (adj)

regular

457

angustia (nf)

anguish, distress

458

provenir (v)

to come from, be from

459

forzar (v)

to force

460

doméstico (adj)

domestic

461

nube (nf)

cloud

462

criar (v)

to bring up, rear

463

miseria (nf)

misery, wretchedness

464

personalmente (adv)

personally

465

peor (adj)

worse, worst

466

significado (nm)

meaning

467

fama (nf)

reputation, fame

468

palacio (nm)

palace

469

oído (nm)

hearing, ear

470

conveniente (adj)

convenient

471

polvo (nm)

dust, powder

472

confesar (v)

to confess, admit

473

mecánico (adj)

mechanical

474

sacerdote (nm)

priest

475

lentamente (adv)

slowly

476

eficaz (adj)

effective

477

lección (nf)

lesson

478

rosa (nf)

rose

479

nocturno (adj)

nocturnal, evening

480

posiblemente (adv)

possibly

481

doblar (v)

to bend, turn

482

disminuir (v)

to decrease, diminish

483

averiguar (v)

to investigate, find out

484

sospechar (v)

to suspect, suppose

485

pasear (v)

retirado aj retired, remote, secluded

486

olor (nm)

smell, odor, fragrance

487

radical (adj)

radical

488

decidido (adj)

determined, resolute

489

contrato (nm)

contract, agreement

490

presentación (nf)

presentation, introduction

491

cárcel (nf)

jail, prison

492

división (nf)

division

493

revés (nm)

al revés: backwards, upside down, inside out

494

sucio (adj)

dirty, filthy, underhanded

495

depositar (v)

to deposit, place, store

496

captar (v)

to capture, attract

497

cualidad (nf)

quality, attribute

498

empeñar (v)

[se] to insist on

499

sobrevivir (v)

to survive, outlive

500

índice (nm)

index, forefinger