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magnitude, reach, importance, significance

envergadura

2

as long as, while

en tanto que

3

determination, tenacity, will power

el empeño

4

secure, strengthen

afianzar

5

call, designate, describe as

calificar

6

enclosed, nestled, embedded

enclavado

7

ravine, gully

la barranca

8

stick, bar

la tranca

9

wait for

aguardar

10

invalid, void, non-existent

nulo

11

be available, have available

disponer de

12

do as you please

hacer de su capa un sayo

13

assumption

supuesto (n)

14

supposed, assumed, alleged, reputed

supuesto (adj)

15

take a step

dar un paso

16

cultivated, carved, engraved

labrado

17

crude

tosco

18

footprint

la huella

19

support, popularity

el arraigo

20

focus on, throw oneself into, headed toward

abocarse

21

prevail, win out

imponerse

22

be advisable, be in someone's interest

convenir

23

rescue, retrieve

rescatar

24

gather, bring together, collect

reunir

25

temporary, subsitute (n or adj)

interino

26

insist on, fall into debt

empeñarse

27

expense, expenditure

desembolso

28

relief

el alivio

29

settlement

el asentamiento

30

pitiful, humiliating

penoso

31

arrest, capture

apresar

32

pale (v)

palidecer

33

reside, live, make one's home

radicar

34

set out, set forth, undertake

emprender

35

rent, lease

arrendar

36

take charge, take responsibility

hacerse cargo

37

site, plot, ancestral home, lineage

el solar

38

grant, award

conceder

39

deny

denegar

40

scrimp, bargain

regatear

41

devastating, overwhelming

aplastante

42

to be scarce

escasear

43

cloud (v), mar, spoil

enturbiar

44

reduce, lessen

mermar

45

feasible, viable

factible

46

uproot

desarraigar

47

miss, lose out on, waste

desaprovechar

48

dissolve, dilute

desleír

49

task, job

faena

50

compliments

requiebros

51

courtesy

gentileza

52

shepherd

mastuerzo

53

snoop

mirón

54

brainless, mindless

descerebrado

55

urgently, insistently

encarecidamente

56

unease, misgivings

desasociego

57

pretend, feign

simular

58

shred, crumble

desmenuzar

59

wink (n)

guiño

60

hint, nuance, shade, hue

el matiz

61

algae

alga

62

greenhouse

invernadero

63

famous

afamado

64

face, confront, deal with

encarar

65

laugh (n)

risa

66

grind, mill

moler

67

slip, slide

resbalar

68

claws (n)

las garras

69

fade, dispel, dissipate

desvanecer

70

bandage (v)

vendar

71

rag, cloth

trapo

72

cautious

cauteloso

73

magnitude

envergadura

74

promote, favor

propiciar

75

penalty

penal

76

umpire, referee

árbitro

77

refereeing, arbitration

arbitraje

78

balance, reconciliation

conciliación

79

to reconcile

conciliar

80

to medite, intercede

mediar

81

label, tag

etiqueta

82

pseudonym

suedónimo

83

overvalued, overrated

sobrevalorado

84

fit in, fit together, belong

encajar

85

concur, agree

concordar

86

board, floorboard, plank, counter

tabla

87

according to

a juicio de

88

profit margin

márgen de ganancias

89

helpful, attentive

servicial

90

short cut

atajo

91

setback, relapse

retroceso

92

swamp, bog

ciénaga

93

unpublished

inédito

94

discontinue

desusar

95

train, teach, prepare

capacitar

96

training, continuing education

capacitación

97

affordable

asequible, razonable, accesible

98

supply and demand

oferta y demanda

99

investor

inversionista

100

square foot

pie cuadrado

101

small earthquake

temblor

102

rail (as in railroad)

riel

103

predict

pronosticar

104

lentils

lentajas

105

bonfire, campfire

fogata, hoguera

106

festival, party

festejo, festividad

107

crash, loud noise

estruendo

108

cinamon

canela

109

curl up, crowd together

apelotonarse

110

determine, make a condition of

conditionar

111

put together

armar

112

suitcase

valija

113

article of clothing

prenda

114

begin to get light, wake up

amanecer

115

scare, frighten, shoo away

espantar

116

cabbage

repollo

117

pig

chancho

118

prayer

rezo, oración, plegaría

119

remorse, regret, repentance

arrepentimiento

120

approaching, coming (as adj)

venidero

121

observance

cumplimiento

122

morning (as adv)

matutina

123

look like

asemejarse, parecer

124

sobbing, crying (n)

llanto

125

wish (strong), longing

anhelo

126

knock down, demolish

derribar

127

hide and seek

escondite

128

laziness

pereza

129

gust, burst

ráfaga

130

rainbow

arco-iris

131

to soften

enternecer

132

carelessness, neglect

descuido

133

from so much

de tanto

134

word of mouth

de boca en boca

135

affect, have and affect on, reverberate

repercurtir

136

penetrate

incursionar

137

put down roots, settle down

arraigar

138

rooted, stuck, unshakeable

arraigado

139

confront, face

afrontar, confrontar, enfrentar

140

look like

asemejar, parecerse

141

setback, misfortune

revés

142

strengthen

afianzar

143

establish oneself

afianzarse

144

hold a grudge

guardar rencor