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Castrense

Martial

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Cafre

Savage, idiotic, uncivilised

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Cotizar

Make contribution to, quote

3

El censo

Census

4

Jinete

Rider, equestrian

5

Empeñar

To pawn, hock, pledge

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Empinar el codo

To booze

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Empinar

To raise, tip, drink

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Lerdo

Heavy, dull, slow, dim-witted

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Estruendo

Rumble, roar

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Trapecista

Trapeze artist

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Embeleso

Rapture

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Embelesar

To enthrall, put under spell, enchant, ravish, enrapture

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Atajar

To intercept, tackle

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Abrumar

To crush, overwhelm, exhaust

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Ímpetu

Eagerness

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Trueque

Barter

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Trocar

To barter

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Vahído

Blackout, loss of consciousness

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Cincelar

To chisel, carve

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Urticaria

Rash

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Pedante

Snob, pompous

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Gallardía

Gallantry, gracefulness

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Golfo

Street urchin, bum

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Pulir

To polish, burnish

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La babosa

Slug

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Baboso

Slimy, creepy

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Embaldosar

To tile

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El liderazgo

Leadership

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El centollo

Spidercrab

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La baldosa

Tile, paving stone, ceramic floor tile

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Fundirse

To become fused, run together