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Resbalarse

To skid, slip, slide off

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Rondar

To be one step away from, walk round, hang around, loiter

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El lienzo

Canvas, linen, handkerchief

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Palaciego

Palatial, magnificent

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La retícula

Lattice, crosshairs

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La aspa

Cross, blade, propellor, multiplication sign

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Adormecido

Sleepy, drowsy

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Derretir

To melt, thaw

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Recortar

To cut away, cut, trim, slim down

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Alpaca

Bale (straw)

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Antojar

Tickle, fancy

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La bruma

Fog, haze, mist

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El ademán

Gesture, wave

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El rasgo

Feature, trait, contour, character

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El sauce

Salsa, willow

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La maniquí

Mannequin

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De postín

Plush, providing luxury, luxuriance

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El cisne

Swan

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Potra

Filly, fluke, luck

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Menudo

Petite, small, minute

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La azucena

Lily, stargazer lily

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Hermético

Airtight, watertight, reserved, sealed

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La sepultura

Grave

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Tantear

To feel out, probe, try, overturn

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Apuntar

To get at, point out, jot down, mark

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El pliegue

Crease, fold, ridge

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Plegar

To fold, pleat

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Enésimo

Umpteenth, nth

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Embobar

To amaze, astonish, astound

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Canela

Cinnamon

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Prender

To ignite, inflame, kindle