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Flashcards in Spanish Frequency 5000 - 10 Deck (500):
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presunto (adj)

alleged, presumed

2

tranvía (nm)

trolley, tram, streetcar

3

alertar (v)

to alert, warn

4

cordón (nm)

cord, yarn, braid

5

prioridad (nf)

priority

6

modalidad (nf)

mode, manner

7

desenlace (nm)

outcome, result

8

bailarín (nm/f)

dancer

9

artefacto (nm)

artifact, device

10

trono (nm)

throne

11

adjetivo (nm)

adjective

12

gama (nf)

range, musical scale

13

enfermar (v)

to become ill

14

gabinete (nm)

cabinet, den, office

15

indagar (v) [also investigar]

to investigate

16

vertiginoso (adj)

dizzying

17

decente (adj)

respectable, decent

18

congelado (adj)

frozen

19

peón (nm)

unskilled laborer, field hand

20

triple (adj)

triple

21

inspector (nm/f)

inspector

22

órbita (nf)

orbit, socket, field

23

autopista (nf)

freeway, motorway

24

prosa (nf)

prose

25

paréntesis (nm)

parenthesis, digression

26

fabricación (nf)

manufacture, production

27

lesión (nf)

injury, wound, harm

28

mejilla (nf)

cheek

29

inseguro (adj)

unsure, unsafe

30

muelle (nm)

wharf, dock

31

velo (nm)

veil

32

decoración (nf)

decoration

33

rancho (nm)

ranch, farm

34

exceder (v)

to excel, exceed

35

joder (v)

to f**k, screw (around/up)

36

irónico (adj)

ironic, mocking

37

alarmar (v)

to alarm

38

negociación (nf)

negotiation

39

euforia (nf)

euphoria, elation

40

convencimiento (nm)

convincing (nm)

41

asombrado (adj)

amazed, bewildered

42

rascar (v)

to scratch, scrape

43

desconcierto (nm)

disorder, chaos

44

economista (nm/f)

economist

45

oficialmente (adv)

officially

46

sofisticado (adj)

sophisticated

47

sobra (nf)

excess, surplus, leftover

48

enredar (v)

to entangle, ensnare

49

ingenioso (adj)

ingenious, clever

50

tasa (nf)

rate, fee, levy

51

balanza (nf)

balance, (measuring) scale

52

factura (nf)

invoice, bill

53

hormiga (nf)

ant

54

vulnerable (adj)

vulnerable

55

oso (nm)

bear

56

trazo (nm)

line, stroke

57

geométrico (adj)

geometric

58

suspirar (v)

to sigh

59

gusano (nm)

worm, caterpillar

60

bendito (adj)

blessed

61

conferir (v)

to confer

62

manía (nf)

obsession, mania

63

disculpa (nf)

apology, excuse

64

trascendente (adj)

transcendent

65

alarmante (adj)

alarming

66

pequeñito (adj)

very small, tiny

67

predominar (v)

to predominate

68

metáfora (nf)

metaphor

69

penetración (nf)

penetration, insight

70

pasajero (adj)

fleeting, transitory (adj)

71

whisky (nm)

whisky

72

turístico (adj)

tourist (adj)

73

despejar (v)

to clear up

74

delirio (nm)

delirium, nonsense

75

impecable (adj)

impeccable, faultless

76

soberbio (adj) [also orgulloso]

proud, arrogant

77

librería (nf)

bookstore

78

documentación (nf)

documentation

79

sonriente (adj)

smiling

80

decena (nf)

ten (of something)

81

nulo (adj)

void, null

82

tigre (nm)

tiger

83

premiar (v)

to award

84

implacable (adj)

relentless, implacable

85

senda (nf)

path, lane

86

temperamento (nm)

temperament, personality

87

brevemente (adv)

briefly

88

desayunar (v)

to have breakfast

89

productivo (adj)

productive, profitable

90

dicha (nf)

fortune, happiness, luck

91

andaluz (adj)

Andalusian

92

acta (nf el)

meeting proceedings, minutes

93

cera (nf)

wax

94

tanque (nm)

tank, large container

95

institucional (adj)

institutional

96

vigoroso (adj)

vigorous, strong

97

batería (nf)

battery, gun deck

98

crema (nf)

cream

99

atroz (adj)

atrocious

100

entretenimiento (nm)

entertainment

101

pala (nf)

shovel

102

servidumbre (nf)

staff of servants, servitude

103

resucitar (v)

to resuscitate

104

psicólogo (nm/f)

psychologist

105

sabroso (adj)

delicious, tasty

106

actriz (nf)

actress

107

esencialmente (adv)

essentially

108

larguísimo (adj)

very long

109

simultáneo (adj)

simultaneous

110

burro (nm)

donkey

111

procedencia (nf)

origin, source

112

fiscal (nc)

district attorney, prosecutor (nc)

113

trascendental (adj)

far-reaching, transcendental

114

colorado (adj)

red, colored

115

financiar (v)

to finance

116

participante (nm)

participant

117

rescate (nm)

rescue, ransom

118

apuro (nm)

trouble, predicament

119

sudar (v)

to sweat

120

prestigioso (adj)

prestigious

121

cautela (nf)

caution

122

crónico (adj)

chronic

123

táctica (nf)

tactics, strategy

124

descuido (nm)

neglect, oversight

125

bíblico (adj)

biblical

126

matanza (nf)

slaughter, carnage

127

perturbar (v)

to perturb, upset

128

paterno (adj)

paternal

129

escrito (nm)

manuscript, writing

130

pinta (nf)

appearance, look, aspect

131

envidiar (v)

to envy

132

reposar (v)

to rest, lie down

133

acelerado (adj)

accelerated, quick

134

árido (adj)

arid, dry

135

caprichoso (adj)

capricious, whimsical

136

minúsculo (adj)

minute, insignificant

137

caldo (nm)

broth, soup

138

agonía (nf)

agony, grief

139

deteriorar (v)

to deteriorate

140

tregua (nf)

truce, rest

141

vestuario (nm)

wardrobe, changing room

142

desesperar (v)

to despair, lose hope

143

bodega (nf)

cellar, pantry, warehouse

144

antena (nf)

antenna

145

ligar (v)

to tie, link, bind

146

maldad (nf)

evil, wickedness

147

obediencia (nf)

obedience

148

ocurrencia (nf)

idea, witty remark

149

abiertamente (adv)

openly

150

complemento (nm)

complement, supplement

151

editor (nm/f)

editor, publisher

152

periodismo (nm)

journalism

153

piscina (nf)

swimming pool

154

provincial (adj)

provincial

155

mediar (v)

to mediate

156

endurecer (v)

harden, make hard

157

tradicionalmente (adv)

traditionally

158

inyección (nf)

shot, injection

159

ilegal (adj)

illegal

160

reproche (nm)

reproach, criticism

161

consistencia (nf)

consistency

162

nobleza (nf)

nobility, uprightness

163

terrestre (adj)

earthly, of the earth

164

impotencia (nf)

impotence

165

vislumbrar (v)

to glimpse

166

cordial (adj)

cordial, friendly

167

hostilidad (nf)

hostility, enmity

168

angustiado (adj)

anguished, distressed

169

medicamento (nm)

medicine, drug

170

entrenar (v)

to train

171

piadoso (adj)

devout, pious, merciful

172

corporal (adj)

of the body, corporal

173

conspiración (nf)

conspiracy

174

ilimitado (adj)

unlimited

175

detención (nf)

detention, arrest

176

autobús (nm)

bus

177

firmemente (adv)

firmly

178

esporádico (adj)

sporadic

179

destreza (nf)

skill

180

razonar (v)

to reason out, think

181

entrañas (nf)

insides, bowels

182

gratitud (nf)

gratitude

183

rectificar (v)

to rectify, straighten out

184

melancólico (adj)

melancholy

185

editorial (nmf)

publisher (f), editorial article (m)

186

móvil (adj)

mobile

187

bicho (nm)

bug, creature

188

martillo (nm)

hammer

189

robusto (adj)

strong, robust, sturdy

190

cooperación (nf)

cooperation

191

elevación (nf)

rise, elevation, increase

192

atentado (nm)

attack, offense

193

puñado (nm)

fistful, small group

194

llano (adj)

flat, level, plain

195

colombiano (adj)

Colombian

196

sirena (nf)

siren, mermaid

197

espuma (nf)

foam, lather

198

cirujano (nm/f)

surgeon

199

angustioso (adj)

distressing

200

vereda (nf)

path, sidewalk

201

excitar (v)

to excite

202

reivindicación (nf)

claim, demand, redemption

203

infección (nf)

infection

204

chiquillo (nm)

kid, youngster

205

distracción (nf)

distraction, amusement

206

enumerar (v)

to enumerate, count

207

estadístico (adj)

statistical

208

ingrediente (nm)

ingredient

209

posar (v)

to rest, pose, land

210

maligno (adj)

evil, malignant

211

irritar (v)

to irritate

212

pugna (nf)

battle, struggle

213

comprensivo (adj)

understanding (adj)

214

hueco (adj)

hollow (adj)

215

torta (nf)

cake

216

intérprete (nc)

performer, interpreter

217

araña (nf)

spider

218

facción (nf)

face feature, faction

219

elocuente (adj)

eloquent

220

tumbar (v)

to knock over, cast down

221

adentrar (v)

to penetrate, go inside

222

diplomático (nm/f)

diplomat (nm/f)

223

exhibición (nf)

exhibition, showing

224

relajar (v)

to relax

225

escaparate (nm)

showcase, display window

226

afín (adj)

related, similar

227

sargento (nm)

sergeant

228

recrear (v)

to recreate, amuse

229

usual (adj)

normal, usual

230

estética (nf)

aesthetics

231

caballería (nf)

cavalry, knighthood

232

padrino (nm)

godparent, sponsor

233

diversidad (nf)

diversity, variety

234

banquete (nm)

banquet, feast

235

bancario (adj)

bank, banking

236

impartir (v)

to impart, administer

237

andar (nm)

walk, gait, pace (nm)

238

gigante (nc)

giant (nc)

239

afortunado (adj)

fortunate

240

pabellón (nm)

pavilion, sports hall

241

abeja (nf)

bee

242

asentir (v)

to assent, agree

243

espontáneamente (adv)

spontaneously

244

informativo (adj)

informative

245

violín (nm)

violin

246

astro (nm)

star (nm)

247

dictador (nm)

dictator

248

roce (nm)

brush, graze

249

prolongación (nf)

extension

250

cráneo (nm)

skull, cranium

251

aflojar (v)

to loosen

252

hola (interj)

hello, hi

253

importado (adj)

imported

254

íntegro (adj)

whole, entire, honest

255

agradecimiento (nm)

gratitude, gratefulness

256

extra (adj)

extra

257

audacia (nf)

boldness, audacity

258

cólera (nmf)

rage (f), cholera (m)

259

resignación (nf)

resignation, acceptance

260

legislación (nf)

legislation

261

recíproco (adj)

reciprocal

262

caramelo (nm)

piece of candy, caramel

263

pólvora (nf)

gunpowder, powder

264

rol (nm)

role

265

fértil (adj)

fertile, rich

266

ensuciar (v)

to get dirty

267

largar (v)

to let go, start out

268

acomodado (adj)

well-to-do, suitable

269

idiota (nc)

idiot, dunce

270

bahía (nf)

bay

271

latitud (nf)

latitude

272

buey (nm)

ox

273

vaivén (nm)

swinging, rocking

274

equivocación (nf)

mistake, misconception

275

comunismo (nm)

communism

276

partícula (nf)

particle

277

intermedio (nm)

means, interval (nm)

278

económicamente (adv)

economically

279

limosna (nf)

alms, charity

280

equivalente (nm)

equivalent (nm)

281

flecha (nf)

arrow, dart

282

soberano (adj)

sovereign, self-assured

283

presentir (v)

to sense in advance

284

desilusión (nf)

disappointment, letdown

285

insertar (v)

to insert, put in

286

pato (nm)

duck

287

guerrero (adj)

warrior, warlike (adj)

288

grieta (nf)

crack, opening, slit

289

jinete (nm)

rider, horseman

290

involuntario (adj)

involuntary

291

discurrir (v)

to flow, pass, roam

292

inexistente (adj)

non-existent

293

subjetivo (adj)

subjective

294

agricultor (nm/f)

farmer

295

garra (nf)

claw, fang

296

engordar (v)

to fatten, get fat

297

soporte (nm)

support, endorsement

298

concurrencia (nf)

coming together, participation

299

pirámide (nf)

pyramid

300

aventurar (v)

to venture, risk

301

neutro (adj)

neutral

302

demandar (v)

to claim, sue

303

fósforo (nm)

match, match stick

304

profeta (nm)

prophet

305

renacer (v)

to be reborn, reappear

306

restablecer (v)

to reestablish, restore

307

muslo (nm)

thigh

308

desconcertado (adj)

disoriented, disconcerted

309

retiro (nm)

withdrawal, retreat

310

comando (nm)

command, order

311

sobrevenir (v)

to occur, befall, strike

312

emisión (nf)

broadcast, emission

313

rebasar (v)

to exceed, pass over

314

tenor (nm)

meaning, sense

315

recompensa (nf)

reward, recompense

316

complicidad (nf)

involvement, complicity

317

recelo (nm)

mistrust, suspicion

318

vibración (nf)

vibration

319

restricción (nf)

restriction

320

acatar (v)

to comply with, abide by

321

transitar (v)

to roam, go by

322

vara (nf)

rod, stick

323

clientela (nf)

customers, clients

324

soberanía (nf)

sovereignty

325

impreciso (adj)

imprecise

326

percatar (v)

to inform, become aware

327

frialdad (nf)

coldness, indifference

328

encomendar (v)

to commend, entrust

329

inspección (nf)

inspection

330

inicial (nf)

initial (letters) (nf)

331

seducir (v)

to seduce, tempt

332

incidencia (nf)

ocurrence, impact

333

retroceso (nm)

movement backwards

334

micrófono (nm)

microphone

335

previsible (adj)

foreseeable

336

ventanilla (nf)

vehicle window

337

frontal (adj)

frontal

338

extinción (nf)

extinction

339

infinito (nm)

infinite, infinity (nm)

340

campeón (nm)

champion

341

incidir (v)

to influence, affect

342

monstruoso (adj)

monstrous

343

persistente (adj)

persistent

344

oxígeno (nm)

oxygen

345

rigidez (nf)

rigidity

346

educado (adj)

educated

347

irreversible (adj)

irreversible

348

despedida (nf)

goodbye, farewell

349

vengar (v)

to take revenge, avenge

350

encaje (nm)

lace

351

estropear (v)

to ruin, mess up

352

repercusión (nf)

repercussion, impact

353

prematuro (adj)

premature

354

fascinar (v)

to fascinate

355

ganador (nm)

winner

356

emperador (nm)

emperor

357

cometa (nmf)

comet (m), kite (f)

358

precedente (nm)

precedent

359

rudo (adj)

rude, crude, coarse

360

cerebral (adj)

cerebral

361

mosaico (nm)

mosaic

362

significación (nf)

meaning, significance

363

contestación (nf)

answer

364

pedagógico (adj)

pedagogical, teaching

365

asilo (nm)

asylum, shelter

366

incremento (nm)

increase, raise

367

incurrir (v)

to incur, fall into

368

lomo (nm)

back, loin, spine

369

tentar (v)

to tempt, entice

370

navegación (nf)

navigation, shipping

371

edificación (nf)

construction, building

372

abstracción (nf)

abstraction

373

veintidós (num)

twenty-two

374

grotesco (adj)

grotesque, ridiculous

375

duramente (adv)

harshly, severely

376

sumido (adj)

sunken, drowned

377

públicamente (adv)

publicly, in public

378

resignar (v)

to resign, relinquish

379

mortal (nc)

mortal (nc)

380

siniestro (adj)

sinister

381

místico (adj)

mystical

382

cabina (nf)

cabin, cockpit

383

dialogar (v)

to confer, talk

384

exento (adj)

exempt, free

385

guerrero (nm/f)

warrior, soldier (nm/f)

386

acera (nf)

sidewalk

387

clínico (adj)

clinical

388

largamente (adv)

for a long time, at length

389

callejero (adj)

of the street

390

adherir (v)

to adhere, attach

391

voluntariamente (adv)

voluntarily

392

centavo (nm)

cent

393

molino (nm)

mill, windmill

394

parcialmente (adv)

partially

395

decepción (nf)

disappointment, disenchantment

396

alojar (v)

to host, accommodate

397

debidamente (adv)

properly, duly

398

ente (nm)

entity, being, firm

399

internar (v)

to confine

400

mismísimo (adj)

very same

401

contundente (adj)

decisive, blunt, forceful

402

inundación (nf)

flood, deluge

403

diligencia (nf)

diligence

404

viceversa (adv)

vice versa

405

séptimo (adj)

seventh

406

complejidad (nf)

complexity

407

carente (adj)

lacking, devoid

408

nítido (adj)

clear, clean, neat

409

imponente (adj)

impressive, magnificent

410

vecindad (nf)

nearness, vicinity

411

secular (adj)

secular, lay

412

cabra (nf)

goat

413

olfato (nm)

sense of smell

414

denominación (nf)

name, denomination

415

bordear (v)

to border

416

envergadura (nf)

breadth, expanse

417

admirador (nm)

admirer

418

instruir (v)

to instruct

419

rebaño (nm)

herd, flock

420

inicialmente (adv)

initially

421

vegetal (nm)

plant, vegetable (nm)

422

inseparable (adj)

inseparable

423

fiera (nf)

wild beast

424

verter (v)

to pour, spill, shed

425

desmentir (v)

to contradict

426

inestable (adj)

unstable, unsteady

427

olla (nf)

pot, kettle

428

terriblemente (adv)

terribly

429

coco (nm)

coconut

430

sótano (nm)

basement

431

agresividad (nf)

aggressiveness

432

mentalmente (adv)

mentally

433

adhesión (nf)

adherence

434

convención (nf)

convention, assembly

435

paraje (nm)

place, spot

436

frívolo (adj)

trivial, frivolous

437

cohete (nm)

rocket

438

prodigioso (adj)

prodigious, famous

439

almohada (nf)

pillow

440

eficiencia (nf)

efficiency

441

laborioso (adj)

laborious, industrious

442

eclesiástico (adj)

ecclesiastical

443

confundido (adj)

confused

444

tejado (nm)

roof, housetop

445

elefante (nm)

elephant

446

descifrar (v)

to decipher

447

navaja (nf)

razor, blade, navaja

448

maldición (nf)

damnation, curse

449

marinero (nm/f)

sailor

450

bachillerato (nm)

high school diploma

451

marrón (adj)

brown

452

entablar (v)

to start, establish

453

desequilibrio (nm)

imbalance, unsteadiness

454

sintético (adj)

synthetic

455

bélico (adj)

warlike

456

combinado (adj)

combined

457

desperdicio (nm)

waste, refuse, garbage

458

propagar (v)

to propagate, spread

459

ampliación (nf)

enlargement, extension

460

recipiente (nm)

container, recipient, tank

461

parlamentario (adj)

parliamentary

462

trasero (adj)

behind, back

463

despliegue (nm)

deployment, display

464

libra (nf)

pound (money/weight)

465

incursión (nf)

invasion, incursion

466

irreal (adj)

unreal

467

toalla (nf)

towel

468

tenis (nm)

tennis

469

perfilar (v)

to outline, shape

470

entusiasta (adj)

enthusiastic

471

descarga (nf)

unloading, discharge

472

patriótico (adj)

patriotic

473

higiene (nf)

hygiene

474

decaer (v)

to decay, wane

475

cuenca (nf)

socket, basin, bowl

476

aplastado (adj)

crushed, flattened

477

cal (nf)

lime, whitewash

478

rítmico (adj)

rhythmic

479

disfrazar (v)

to disguise, hide, conceal

480

pionero (nm)

pioneer

481

volcán (nm)

volcano

482

puta (nf)

whore, prostitute

483

hispano (adj)

Hispanic

484

diamante (nm)

diamond

485

constructivo (adj)

constructive

486

delicadeza (nf)

gentleness, tenderness

487

ocasional (adj)

occasional, random

488

expulsión (nf)

expulsion, ejection

489

enigma (nm)

enigma, mystery

490

monumental (adj)

monumental

491

hectárea (nf)

hectare

492

accesible (adj)

accessible

493

inmigrante (nc)

immigrant

494

irrumpir (v)

to burst in, raid

495

prevención (nf)

prevention, warning

496

cerco (nm)

fence, circle, ring

497

penumbra (nf)

semidarkness, twilight

498

jugada (nf)

move, play

499

estampa (nf)

print, engraving, illustration

500

cueva (nf)

cave