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1

panorama (nm)

panorama, landscape

2

trágico (adj)

tragic

3

imprimir (v)

to print

4

camión (nm)

truck, van, tanker

5

olvido (nm)

forgetfulness, omission

6

estrategia (nf)

strategy

7

muchacha (nf)

girl

8

conversar (v)

to converse, talk

9

propaganda (nf)

advertising, propaganda

10

lamentar (v)

to regret

11

misa (nf)

religious mass

12

alzar (v)

to lift, raise

13

inicio (nm)

beginning, start

14

fútbol (nm)

soccer

15

esfera (nf)

sphere, globe

16

iluminar (v)

to illuminate, light up

17

arquitectura (nf)

architecture

18

especialidad (nf)

specialty, specialized field

19

músico (nm/f)

musician

20

relativamente (adv)

relatively

21

eh (interj)

eh

22

eje (nm)

axis, shaft, crux

23

guiar (v)

to guide, lead, steer

24

efectuar (v)

to carry out, cause to happen

25

abandono (nm)

abandonment, desertion

26

museo (nm)

museum

27

propietario (nm)

owner

28

trozo (nm)

piece, chunk

29

riguroso (adj)

rigorous, severe

30

armonía (nf)

harmony

31

pacto (nm)

pact, agreement

32

calentar (v)

to warm, heat

33

atento (adj)

attentive, polite

34

selección (nf)

selection, choice

35

proseguir (v)

to continue, carry on

36

incómodo (adj)

uncomfortable

37

protagonista (nc)

protagonist, main character

38

ferrocarril (nm)

railway

39

inocente (adj)

innocent, naïve

40

fatal (adj)

fateful, deadly, awful

41

intimidad (nf)

private life, intimacy

42

enfrente (adv)

in front of

43

nave (nf)

spacecraft, ship

44

oración (nf)

prayer

45

cansancio (nm)

tiredness, weariness

46

noble (adj)

noble (adj)

47

escondido (adj)

hidden

48

tejido (nm)

fabric, tissue

49

trampa (nf)

trick, trap; (hacer trampa: to cheat)

50

hondo (adj)

deep

51

descripción (nf)

description

52

pecado (nm)

sin

53

cansar (v)

to tire, annoy

54

divertido (adj)

funny, amusing

55

injusticia (nf)

injustice

56

heredar (v)

to inherit

57

librar (v)

to liberate, set free

58

adiós (nm)

goodbye

59

brillar (v)

to shine, twinkle, be outstanding

60

rescatar (v)

to rescue, save

61

tabaco (nm)

tobacco, cigarette, cigar

62

juvenil (adj)

young, juvenile

63

ausente (adj)

absent

64

suceso (nm)

event, incident

65

extrañar (v)

to miss, long for

66

asustar (v)

to frighten, scare

67

mediado (adj)

mid, middle

68

antecedente (nm)

antecedent

69

barrera (nf)

barrier, obstacle

70

estético (adj)

esthetic

71

anotar (v)

to annotate, jot, note

72

tribunal (nm)

court

73

bravo (adj)

fierce, angry

74

invasión (nf)

invasion

75

septiembre (nm)

September

76

dependencia (nf)

dependence, dependency

77

democracia (nf)

democracy

78

sutil (adj)

subtle

79

maduro (adj)

mature, ripe

80

mezclado (adj)

mixed

81

remontar (v)

to go back to (time)

82

limitación (nf)

limitation

83

lindo (adj)

pretty, nice, lovely

84

invitado (nm)

guest

85

pescado (nm)

fish (cooked)

86

continuamente (adv)

continuously

87

obvio (adj)

obvious

88

estrictamente (adv)

strictly

89

obstáculo (nm)

obstacle

90

aspiración (nf)

ambition, aspiration

91

simpático (adj)

nice, likeable, friendly

92

corredor (nm/f)

broker, corridor, runner

93

exquisito (adj)

exquisite, superb

94

resumen (nm)

summary

95

basura (nf)

garbage, rubbish

96

escalera (nf)

stairs, ladder

97

gravedad (nf)

seriousness, gravity

98

fundamento (nm)

foundation, ground

99

sustancia (nf)

substance, essence

100

convocar (v)

to convene, summon

101

harto (adj)

fed up with

102

derrota (nf)

defeat, loss

103

sospecha (nf)

suspicion

104

exagerado (adj)

exaggerated

105

huelga (nf)

strike, protest

106

abuso (nm)

abuse, misuse

107

jueves (nm)

Thursday

108

arreglo (nm)

arrangement

109

sal (nf)

salt

110

dosis (nf)

dose

111

acento (nm)

accent, stress

112

aviso (nm)

warning

113

lazo (nm)

bow, knot, tie, lasso

114

conservador (adj)

conservative

115

entorno (nm)

environment, surroundings

116

nieto (nm)

grandchild

117

príncipe (nm)

prince

118

imprescindible (adj)

essential, indispensable

119

mediodía (nm)

noon, midday

120

gota (nf)

drop

121

cajón (nm)

drawer

122

generalizar (v)

to generalize, popularize

123

señorita (nf)

young woman

124

preferencia (nf)

preference

125

habitar (v)

to inhabit

126

pozo (nm)

well, shaft

127

rumor (nm)

rumor, murmur

128

armar (v)

to arm, put together

129

concurso (nm)

competition, gathering

130

tesoro (nm)

treasure, thesaurus

131

presupuesto (nm)

budget

132

rural (adj)

rural, country

133

vigilancia (nf)

surveillance, vigilance

134

supremo (adj)

supreme

135

confuso (adj)

confused, mixed up

136

presa (nf)

dam, prisoner (f)

137

estómago (nm)

stomach

138

anular (v)

to annul, cancel

139

decisivo (adj)

decisive, conclusive

140

bola (nf)

ball, sphere

141

determinación (nf)

determination

142

reforma (nf)

reform, improvement

143

bruto (adj)

brutal, coarse, clumsy

144

verso (nm)

verse, poem

145

requisito (nm)

prerequisite, requirement

146

adolescente (nc)

adolescent (nc)

147

sentimental (adj)

sentimental

148

herido (adj)

wounded, injured (adj)

149

kilo (nm)

kilogram

150

alargar (v)

to enlarge, elongate

151

conquista (nf)

conquest

152

luminoso (adj)

bright, luminous

153

particularmente (adv)

particularly, personally

154

filósofo (nm)

philosopher

155

genio (nm)

genius, disposition

156

sucesión (nf)

succession, series

157

componente (nm)

component, ingredient

158

transparente (adj)

transparent, clear

159

sufrimiento (nm)

suffering

160

aparente (adj)

apparent

161

entidad (nf)

entity

162

saludo (nm)

greeting

163

estimular (v)

to stimulate, encourage

164

certeza (nf)

certainty

165

depósito (nm)

deposit, sediment

166

húmedo (adj)

humid, damp

167

pasillo (nm)

hall, corridor

168

pisar (v)

to step on

169

solidaridad (nf)

solidarity, togetherness

170

papa (nmf)

Pope (m), potato (f)

171

geografía (nf)

geography

172

leve (adj)

slight, trifling, light

173

juguete (nm)

toy

174

violar (v)

to violate, trespass, rape

175

chiste (nm)

joke, funny story

176

aprendizaje (nm)

learning, apprenticeship

177

esposo (nm)

husband, spouse

178

boda (nf)

marriage, wedding

179

realista (adj)

realistic

180

fresco (nm)

freshness, coolness (nm)

181

lago (nm)

lake

182

enriquecer (v)

to enrich

183

prestado (adj)

borrowed, lent

184

orientación (nf)

orientation, direction

185

madurez (nf)

maturity, ripeness

186

adulto (adj)

adult, grown-up (adj)

187

municipal (adj)

municipal, town

188

demostración (nf)

demonstration

189

fundamentalmente (adv)

fundamentally, basically

190

alegrar (v)

to be/make happy

191

transportar (v)

to transport, carry

192

cumplimiento (nm)

fulfillment, compliment

193

respaldo (nm)

support, backing, back

194

superficial (adj)

superficial

195

dieciocho (num)

eighteen

196

incendio (nm)

fire, conflagration

197

dorado (adj)

golden, gold-plated

198

triunfar (v)

to triumph

199

joya (nf)

jewel, treasure

200

favorito (adj)

favorite

201

cementerio (nm)

cemetery, graveyard

202

escolar (adj)

school, scholastic

203

publicación (nf)

publication

204

variación (nf)

variation

205

cálido (adj)

warm

206

inconsciente (adj)

unconscious, thoughtless

207

promoción (nf)

promotion

208

enseguida (adv)

immediately, at once

209

mágico (adj)

magic, magical

210

sentencia (nf)

legal sentence, judgment

211

amargo (adj)

bitter, sour, painful

212

resolución (nf)

resolution

213

afortunadamente (adv)

luckily, fortunately

214

coincidencia (nf)

coincidence

215

estímulo (nm)

stimulus, encouragement

216

acoger (v)

to welcome, accept

217

filosófico (adj)

philosophical

218

sembrar (v)

to sow, plant

219

acentuar (v)

to accent, stress

220

anteriormente (adv) [also previamente]

previously

221

marino (adj)

marine, naval

222

barra (nf)

bar, rod, rail

223

entretener (v)

to entertain, amuse

224

desviar (v)

to deviate, divert, change

225

retroceder (v)

to go back

226

culto (adj)

cultured, educated (adj)

227

novia (nf)

girlfriend, bride

228

piano (nm)

piano

229

pretensión (nf)

pretension, claim

230

habla (nf el)

speech, talking

231

novio (nm)

boyfriend, groom

232

sonreír (v)

to smile

233

espectador (nm)

spectator, onlooker

234

relatar (v)

to tell, narrate

235

pensado (adj)

thought-out, designed

236

bota (nf)

boot, wineskin

237

oh (interj) [also ah]

oh

238

pretexto (nm)

pretext, excuse

239

horrible (adj)

horrible

240

fiebre (nf)

fever, excitement

241

difundir (v)

to spread out

242

lucir (v)

to show off, shine

243

síntesis (nf)

synthesis

244

este (n)

East (n)

245

nervio (nm)

nerve

246

científico (nm/f)

scientist (nm/f)

247

peculiar (adj)

peculiar

248

ejemplar (adj)

exemplary, model (adj)

249

grano (nm)

grain, kernel

250

recientemente (adv)

recently

251

reservar (v)

to reserve, book

252

asistencia (nf)

attendance, assistance

253

sacrificar (v)

to sacrifice

254

puramente (adv)

purely, simply

255

sonrisa (nf)

smile

256

exagerar (v)

to exaggerate

257

león (nm)

lion

258

bárbaro (adj)

savage, horrible

259

aceptación (nf)

acceptance, approval

260

labio (nm)

lip

261

visitante (nc)

visitor

262

autónomo (adj)

autonomous

263

sonoro (adj)

loud, resounding

264

traslado (nm)

transfer

265

residir (v)

to reside, live in

266

tentación (nf)

temptation

267

porvenir (nm)

future, time to come

268

promover (v)

to promote

269

atracción (nf)

attraction

270

jurídico (adj)

legal, juridical

271

reparar (v)

to repair, to mend, to fix

272

ilustre (adj)

renowned, illustrious

273

corona (nf)

crown

274

administrar (v)

to administer, manage

275

docena (nf)

dozen

276

ahorrar (v)

to save (money, time)

277

perfección (nf)

perfection

278

humedad (nf)

humidity

279

cosecha (nf)

harvest, crop

280

enterrar (v)

to bury

281

desesperación (nf)

desperation, exasperation

282

curva (nf)

curve

283

contraer (v)

to contract, shrink, abbreviate

284

blando (adj)

soft, limp, gentle

285

estable (adj)

stable, steady

286

ciertamente (adv)

certainly, indeed

287

dormido (adj)

asleep, sleeping

288

amo (nm)

master, boss (m)

289

reflexionar (v)

to reflect, consider on

290

humo (nm)

smoke

291

realización (nf)

fulfillment, realization

292

cuartel (nm)

quarters, barracks

293

tránsito (nm)

traffic, transit

294

dieciséis (num)

sixteen

295

énfasis (nm)

emphasis

296

tímido (adj)

timid, shy, half-hearted

297

empresario (nm)

manager, entrepreneur

298

tuyo (pron)

yours (singular familiar)

299

saco (nm)

sack, bag, plunder

300

vasto (adj)

vast, immense, huge

301

cruz (nf)

cross, burden

302

frustrado (adj)

frustrated

303

pausa (nf)

pause

304

comprometido (adj)

committed, engaged

305

libremente (adv)

freely

306

vicio (nm)

vice, bad habit, defect

307

impuesto (nm)

tax

308

consiguiente (adj)

consequent

309

arquitecto (nm/f)

architect

310

cruce (nm)

crossing, intersection

311

centrar (v)

to center, focus, base on

312

convivencia (nf)

coexistence, living together

313

cable (nm)

cable, wiring

314

aburrido (adj)

boring, bored

315

bondad (nf)

goodness, kindness

316

experimento (nm)

experiment

317

recto (adj)

right, straight, honest

318

crónica (nf)

account, chronicle

319

seguida (adv)

en seguida: right away, at once

320

originar (v)

to give rise to, cause

321

socialista (adj)

socialist

322

ahogar (v)

to drown, choke, flood

323

espléndido (adj)

splendid, generous

324

esforzar (v)

to make an effort, exert oneself

325

dictadura (nf)

dictatorship

326

eficacia (nf)

efficiency, effectiveness

327

detectar (v)

to detect

328

vapor (nm)

vapor, steam

329

bebida (nf)

drink, beverage

330

autorizar (v)

to authorize, legalize

331

charla (nf)

talk, chat

332

gestión (nf)

management, step, negotiation

333

afrontar (v)

to face, confront

334

existente (adj)

existing

335

cartera (nf)

wallet, satchel

336

inclinado (adj)

inclined, slanting

337

restar (v)

to subtract, minimize

338

circulación (nf)

circulation, traffic

339

denuncia (nf)

accusation

340

concretar (v)

to materialize, fulfill

341

picar (v)

to bite, sting, itch

342

tormenta (nf)

storm

343

metálico (adj)

metallic

344

foco (nm)

focus

345

residencia (nf)

residence

346

espectacular (adj)

spectacular

347

jurar (v)

to swear, take an oath

348

rezar (v)

to pray, recite

349

cuero (nm)

leather, skin

350

misterioso (adj)

mysterious

351

hierba (nf)

herb, grass, weed

352

obrero (adj)

working class (adj)

353

administrativo (adj)

administrative

354

manzana (nf)

apple, city block

355

singular (adj)

single, singular

356

pedazo (nm)

piece, bit

357

sabiduría (nf)

wisdom, knowledge

358

inducir (v)

to lead to

359

cigarrillo (nm)

cigarette

360

encantar (v)

to be very pleasing to

361

crudo (adj)

raw, crude, natural

362

agotado (adj)

tired, used up, sold out

363

deportivo (adj)

sports, sporty

364

magnitud (nf)

magnitude, extent

365

químico (adj)

chemical

366

botón (nm)

button

367

teórico (adj)

theoretical

368

igualdad (nf)

equality

369

privar (v)

to deprive of

370

deducir (v)

to deduce, infer

371

redactar (v)

to edit, write, compose

372

noción (nf)

notion, idea

373

planear (v)

to plan

374

abrazar (v)

to hug, embrace

375

tolerar (v)

to tolerate, put up with

376

semilla (nf)

seed

377

avenida (nf)

avenue

378

descartar (v)

to discard, reject, rule out

379

diablo (nm)

devil

380

sujetar (v)

to fasten, attach, hold

381

hueco (nm)

hole, cavity (nm)

382

colaborador (nm)

collaborator

383

capricho (nm)

caprice, whim

384

ciudadano (adj)

community, citizen (adj)

385

prudente (adj)

sensible, prudent

386

guitarra (nf)

guitar

387

agencia (nf)

agency, branch

388

rabia (nf)

rage

389

telefónico (adj)

telephone

390

monumento (nm)

monument

391

racional (adj)

rational

392

previamente (adv) [also anteriormente]

previously

393

trazar (v)

to draw, trace

394

correspondencia (nf)

correspondence, connection

395

barro (nm)

clay, mud

396

fuga (nf)

flight, escape

397

presionar (v)

to press, pressure

398

identificación (nf)

identification

399

contexto (nm)

context

400

sombrero (nm)

hat, sombrero

401

reiterar (v)

to reiterate, repeat

402

ayudante (nc)

helper, assistant

403

indiferente (adj)

indifferent

404

maniobra (nf)

maneuver, operation

405

inesperado (adj)

unexpected, unforeseen

406

distraer (v)

to distract

407

prejuicio (nm)

prejudice

408

tropezar (v)

to trip, stumble

409

recomendación (nf)

recommendation

410

francamente (adv)

frankly, openly

411

diseñar (v)

to design, develop

412

proveer (v)

to provide

413

seleccionar (v)

to select

414

convivir (v)

to coexist

415

instinto (nm)

instinct

416

sincero (adj)

sincere

417

progresar (v)

to progress

418

ideológico (adj)

ideological

419

precaución (nf)

caution, forethought

420

robo (nm)

theft, robbery

421

cabello (nm) [also pelo]

hair

422

utilidad (nf)

usefulness, utility

423

queja (nf)

complaint

424

abundar (v)

to be plentiful

425

celo (nm)

jealousy, zeal

426

publicidad (nf)

advertising, publicity

427

ligado (adj)

linked, joined

428

índole (nf)

nature, temperament

429

asimilar (v)

to assimilate

430

prolongado (adj)

prolonged, lengthy

431

choque (nm)

crash, collision

432

tecnología (nf)

technology

433

tubo (nm)

tube, pipe

434

sordo (adj)

deaf, dull

435

admirable (adj)

admirable

436

mercancía (nf)

goods, merchandise

437

tronco (nm)

trunk, torso

438

culto (nm)

worship, cult (nm)

439

palma (nf)

palm tree, palm

440

prenda (nf)

piece of clothing

441

coro (nm)

choir, chorus

442

tejer (v)

to sew, weave

443

túnel (nm)

tunnel

444

cercanía (nf)

nearness, proximity

445

proclamar (v)

to proclaim

446

cuchillo (nm)

knife

447

desprecio (nm)

contempt, disdain

448

plástico (nm)

plastic (nm)

449

complejo (nm)

complex (nm)

450

plantar (v)

to plant

451

naranja (nf)

orange (fruit)

452

derrotar (v)

to defeat, beat

453

frenar (v)

to brake, restrain

454

voluntario (adj)

voluntary, volunteer

455

adivinar (v)

to guess, solve

456

cuota (nf)

quota, share, dues

457

mosca (nf)

fly (insect)

458

judicial (adj)

judicial

459

pescar (v)

to fish

460

doctrina (nf)

doctrine, teachings

461

reservado (adj)

reserved, booked

462

laguna (nf)

lagoon

463

distinción (nf)

distinction

464

tribu (nf)

tribe

465

refugio (nm)

shelter, refuge

466

tragar (v)

to swallow

467

legítimo (adj)

legitimate

468

flotar (v)

to float, flutter

469

convencional (adj)

conventional

470

sacudir (v)

to shake, jolt

471

gigantesco (adj)

giant, gigantic

472

cena (nf)

dinner

473

incertidumbre (nf)

uncertainty

474

tierno (adj)

tender, soft

475

ligeramente (adv)

slightly, lightly

476

aéreo (adj)

aerial, air

477

suprimir (v)

to suppress, delete

478

ahorro (nm)

saving, thrift

479

sobrar (v)

to be too much, left over

480

brotar (v)

to sprout

481

prisión (nf)

prison, imprisonment

482

investigador (nm/f)

researcher, investigator

483

técnico (nm/f)

technician (nm/f)

484

paraíso (nm)

paradise

485

automático (adj)

automatic

486

postre (nmf)

dessert; (a la postre: in the end)

487

inquieto (adj)

restless, anxious

488

helado (adj)

iced, freezing, icy

489

plástico (adj)

plastic (adj)

490

alimentación (nf)

feeding, food

491

miel (nf)

honey

492

vulgar (adj)

vulgar, common, banal

493

desafío (nm)

challenge, provocation

494

aeropuerto (nm)

airport

495

valorar (v)

to value

496

diferenciar (v)

to differentiate, distinguish

497

abrigo (nm)

overcoat, shelter

498

hábil (adj)

skillful, clever

499

veinticuatro (num)

twenty-four

500

sello (nm)

stamp, seal