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Empañar

Mist, cloud, tarnish, taint

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Bombín

Bowler hat

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Rular

To function, work

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La pantufla

Slipper

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Cantamañanas

Show-off, bullshitter

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Matizar

To qualify, refine, temper, tinge, shade

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Malasombra

Pest, nuisance

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Terrado

Terrace

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Majareta

Stark raving mad

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Golfa

Whore, prostitute

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La moza

Gal, wench

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Soslayar

to fudge, overlook, miss, leave out

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Por despecho

Spitefully, out of spite

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Mona

Drunkenness, binge drinking

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Dormir la mona

To sleep it off

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Atolondrar

To stupefy, confuse, bewilder

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Un zanco

Stilt

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Facturar

To bill, invoice, ship off

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Viciado

Stuffy

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Techumbre

Roofing

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Agrio

Sour, tart

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Desprender

To dislodge, give off, sprout

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Cagarse

To shit

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Profanar

To defile

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Ceder

To give, to yield

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El tragaluz

Skylight

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Taladrar

To drill, pierce, punch

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Esbozo

Outline

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Cochambroso

Filthy

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Risueño

Smiling

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Cornudo

Horned

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Contrasentido

Inconsistency, contradiction

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Apiadar

To move someone to have pity

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Fruslería

Trifle(s),

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Zozobrar

To keel over, capsize

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Camisón

Nightgown, nightie

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Encapuchar

To cap, put a cap on

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Enderezar

To straighten, straighten out

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Incauto

Dupe, fool, sucker

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Atesorar

To hoard up, lay up, treasure

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Aturdir

To stun, amaze, confuse

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Pernicioso

Damaging, malignant

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Un necio

Clod, fool

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Migaja

Crumb, particle

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Resquemor

Burning, scorching

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Acribillar

To riddle, pierce, pester

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Un penal

Jail, prison

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Verdugo

Executioner, hangman, butcher

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Alabar

To applaud, lord, praise

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Vicio

Addiction, bad habit, vice

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Rebobinar

To rewind, reverse

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Lacra

Scar

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Cornamenta

Antlers

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Menester

Job, piece of work

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Morbo

Disease, sickness, illness

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Calabacear

Fail a test in school, jilt, reject

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Pardillo

Rustic, unsophisticated

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Cerril

Wild

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Trapacero

Swindler, cheat

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Acicalar

Polish, groom, primp

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Ungüento

Ointment

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Esfinge

Sphinx

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Gallardear

To be elegant, bear oneself well

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Viajante

Traveler, travelling salesman

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Anticuario

Antiques shop

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Maleante

Evil doer, criminal

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Maricón

Fag, poof

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Jefatura

Headquarters

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Catadura

Sampling

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Espabilar

To wake up, sharpen up

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Calaña

Pattern, example, model

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Escaldar

To scald, chafe

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Embustero

Cheat, imposter, fibber

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Burro

Stupid, slow witted

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Matarife

Slaughterer

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Inmiscuirse

To interfere, meddle

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Carmín

Lipstick