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anyhow
anyway
nevertheless
nonetheless

sin embargo

1

in spite of

a pesar de que

2

fluent

fluido

3

although

así

4

volcano

el volcán

5

to be cursed

estar maldito(a)

6

goddess

la diosa

7

spirit

la alma

8

legend

la leyenda

9

fight (noun)

la lucha

10

disposition

la disposición

11

a whiner

la llorona

12

legalization

la legalización

13

recreationally

recreacionalmente

14

myth

el mito

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genius

el genio

16

wrinkles

las arrugas

17

shortage

la escasez

18

source

la fuente

19

to legalize

legalizar

20

obstacle

el obstáculo

21

to spoil (someone)

concentir

22

pulley

la poléa

23

lever

la palanca

24

to seize up
to stammer

trabarse

25

wrongly

injustamente

26

to arrest

arrestar

27

to crawl (like a snail)

arrastrarse

28

cherry

la cereza

29

amazing

asombroso

30

friendly

acogedor

31

to guess

adivinar

32

gross!
(mexican slang)

güácala

33

earthquake

el terremoto

34

la lámpara de mano

flashlight

35

creepy

escalofriante

36

to strike, hit

chocar

37

to overcome

superar

38

to move on
to advance

avanzar

39

to land

aterrizar

40

to fail

fallar

41

leak (of gas)

la fuga

42

leak (of liquid)

la gotera

43

liquid

la líquida

44

to repair

reparar

45

gas

el gas

46

to suggest

proponer

47

to hurry

apurar

48

curious

curioso(a)

49

urgent
urgently

urgente
urgentemente

50

thereby
therefore
so

por eso

51

snake

la culebra

52

to bark

ladrar

53

to embarrass

avergonzar

54

to be embarrassed, ashamed

avergonzarse

55

to get pregnant

embarazarse

56

pregnant

grávida
embarazada

57

hallway

el pastillo

58

equipment

el equipo

59

solitude

la soledad

60

crowd

la multitud

61

to surround

rodear

62

to achieve, get, acquire

conseguir

63

well
then

pues

64

betrayal

la traición

65

to point out

señalar

66

to eject, reject

echar

67

to love each other

quererse

68

to speak to each other

hablarse

69

to write to each other

escribirse

70

in a thousand

en mil

71

since

desde

72

so what?

y qué

73

wrong

equivocado

74

to combine, blend, mix

mezclar

75

to escape

escapar

76

baby, babe

el nene
la nena

77

to pretend

fingir
pretender

78

just (adv) as in 'just did it'
recently

recién

79

lately

recientemente

80

recent (adj)

reciente

81

to propose

proponer

82

to follow, succeed

suceder

83

not a single
never
not even

ni siquiera

84

at least
scarcely
although
eventhough

siquiera

85

principle (noun)

el principio

86

incompetence

la incompetencia
la ineptitud

87

to be quiet
to hold one's tongue

callarse

88

to let, permit

dejar

89

pill, tablet, cake

la pastilla

90

by no means

ni loco(a)
ni modo (also means- "no way")

91

out of the question

ni hablar

92

absolutely not

ni mierda
mi cabo (vulgar -- "my butt")

93

not even in your dreams

ni soñar

94

layover
stop over

la escala

95

king

el rey

96

beauty (n.)

la belleza

97

car tire

la llanta

98

blind (adj.)

ciega (o)

99

gang

la pandilla

100

anyhow, anyway, at any rate

de todos modos

101

to get in a vehicle

subirse

102

open air market

el tianguis

103

spring (n.). - where water comes out of the earth

el manantial

104

target

el blanco

105

tablecloth

el mantel

106

to embroider

bordar

107

to beg

rogar

108

since

desde (period of time)... I haven't eaten Since yesterday
desde que (2 phrase sentence ... Since I began to work, the sun is out)
dado que (since introduces a reason), Since I can read, I got a raise
..... here u can also use: ya que, como, como porque

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since then

desde entonces