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Flashcards in La Ciudad De Las Bestias 2 Deck (138):
1

Horrifying, gruesome

Truculento

2

The python

La pitón

3

To swallow

Tragarse

4

The racket, the hustle and bustle

El bullicio

5

To turn over, to turn around, to flip

Voltear

6

The blizzard, the snowstorm

La ventisca

7

The needle

La aguja

8

The trunk

El baúl

9

The bandage, the dressing

El vendaje

10

As soon as, barely, hardly

Apenas

11

Until then

Hasta entonces

12

The ride (taxi)

La carrera

13

Stuck

Metido

14

The canvas (material)

La lona

15

The ring (#2)

La argolla

16

The torn pants

Los pantalones rotosos

17

Starving, famished, emaciated

Famélico

18

To wait, to await

Aguardar

19

To stomp one’s feet, to make a fuss

Patalear

20

Tight, cramped, short

Apretado

21

To bear, to put up with

Aguantar

22

Battery operated

A pilas

23

To turn to, to go to

Acudir

24

The high heels

Los tacones, los zapatos de tacón alto

25

Astonishing, amazing

Pasmoso

26

The wrapping, the bundle, the package

El envoltorio

27

To avert one’s gaze

Desviar la mirada

28

The lining (of clothing)

El forro

29

To complain, to demand

Reclamar

30

The delay

El atraso

31

To melt, to thaw

Derretirse

32

The burden

El cruz

33

To repay, to love back

Corresponder

34

To pay attention to

Fijarse en

35

To turn to, to go to

Recurrir

36

Mocking, teasing

Burlón

37

You saved my hide

Me salvaste el pellejo

38

As soon as I can

Apenas (yo) pueda

39

The rejection

El rechazo

40

The fool, the idiot

El bobo

41

The kid

El chiquillo

42

Beardless

Imberbe

43

The advantage

La ventaja

44

To stretch

Estirar

45

Since (a time in the past)

Desde que

46

The fist

El puño

47

The lace

El encaje

48

The belly

La barriga

49

The necklace, the chain

El collar

50

The leather, the hide

El cuero

51

The cigarette (colloquial), the whistle

El pito

52

To doze, to snooze

Dormitar

53

To check

Comprobar

54

Filthy, dirty

Mugriento

55

A nudge, a poke

Un codazo

56

The pot (marijuana)

La yerba / la hierba

57

Let alone

Ni mucho menos

58

Exhausted, sold out

Agotado

59

Hungry, starving

Hambriento

60

By way of, as

A modo de

61

The exploit, the feat

La proeza

62

The flattery

La lisonja

63

The praise

El elogio

64

To show off, to boast

Presumir

65

Such as, just as

Tal como

66

Skepticism

Escepticismo

67

Bad temper

Mal carácter

68

Only, just

Tan solo

69

The encouragement, the incentive

El estímulo

70

The wool

La lana

71

To swing, to rock

Balancearse

72

The root

El raíz

73

Secretly

A escondidas

74

The bloodhound, the sleuth

El sabueso

75

Chewing gum

La goma de mascar

76

The cologne

El agua de colonia

77

To conceal, to cover up

Disimular

78

The death rattle

Estertor

79

The sudden stop, the squeal of breaks

El frenazo

80

The cigar

El puro

81

Through, across

A través

82

The soul

El alma

83

To challenge, to defy, to dare

Desafiar

84

Really, highly

De lo más

85

The lizard, the gecko

Lagartija

86

To stir, to upset

Revolver

87

To add

Agregar

88

To shrug

Encogerse de hombros

89

Stooped

Encorvado

90

Lying (i.e. lying down)

Tirado

91

The grating

La rejilla

92

Curled up, huddled

Acurrado

93

The corner

La esquina

94

To spill, to scatter

Desparramar

95

To beg for

Mendigar

96

Tattered, in rags

Harapiento

97

To dig, to poke around in

Escarbar

98

To dodge, to avoid

Esquivar

99

The toot, the blast of a horn

El bocinazo

100

Ungainly, clumsy

Desgarbado

101

Crumpled, wrinkled

Arrugado

102

To run over, to knock down

Atropellar

103

Watch where you’re going

Mira por dónde vas

104

Immersed

Sumido

105

Terrifying, horrific

Pavoroso

106

The steel

El acero

107

The wave (metaphor), the surge

La oleada

108

Dismal, mournful

Lúgubre

109

We could use...

Nos vendría bien

110

The belly

La panza

111

Fried food, greasy food

La fritanga

112

Greasy, oily

Grasiento

113

The counter (Chile, Venezuela)

El mesón

114

The chalk

La tiza

115

To rescue, to recover (something)

Rescatar

116

The swearword (#2)

La palabrota

117

The puddle

El charco

118

The pipe, the piping

La cañería

119

Rusty

Oxidado

120

The bolt, the latch

El pestillo

121

The disgust, the revulsion

El asco

122

The toilet

El excusado

123

The sigh

El suspiro

124

To be satisfied with, to be happy with

Conformarse

125

The change (money)

El vuelto

126

To find (idiom)

Dar con

127

To adjust, to straighten

Acomodarse

128

To clear up, to wake up

Despejar

129

The tiredness

El cansancio

130

To lean, to bend

Inclinarse

131

To hurry

Apurarse

132

The customer

El parroquiano

133

To become, to turn around

Volverse

134

A trace, a sign

Un rastro

135

To hit

Darse

136

The child, the creature

La criatura

137

To strip, to rob

Despojar

138

The kid

El chiquillo