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Pauta

Guideline, pattern

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Pardillo

Unsophisticated, rustic

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Pusilánime

Prude, pushover, whiner, weedy, wimp

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Dimitir

To step down, resign, stand down

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Endilgar

Saddle with, dump, pawn off on

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Pésimo

Appalling, rotten, lousy

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Somantar

To thrash, punch, beat

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Retrato

Portrait

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Retratar

To portray

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Verdoso

Greenish

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Alférez

Lieutenant

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Engominado

Slicked back hair

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Astillero

Shipyard, boatyard

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La ría

Estuary

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Perorata

Spiel

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Declive

Droop, decline

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La estratagema

Trick, contrivance

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El cartel

Poster, signboard

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La coyuntura

Joint, juncture, moment, occasion

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Matón

Ruffian, thug

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Un diluvio

Flood, downpour, shower

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Condolerse

To condole, sympathise

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Zurrar

To thrash, trounce

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Zanjar

To dig

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Osar

To venture, dare

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Chatarra

Scrap metal

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Grandullón

Overgrowth, excessive growth

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Bondadoso

Kind, gentle

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Obsequiar

To give away, bestow

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Ficha

Token, file

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Teorema

Theorem

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Frotar

To rub, scratch

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Enzarzar

To embroil, involve in conflict

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Enzarzarse

To involve in a dispute, engage

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Morro

Nose, snout, prow

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El prejuicio

Prejudice

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Penuria

Poverty

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Simio

Ape, monkey

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El chanchullo

Fiddle, swindle, trickery