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civilizado (adj)

civilized

2

firmeza (nf)

firmness

3

indudable (adj)

unquestionable

4

colina (nf)

hill, slope

5

parcela (nf)

piece of property

6

jaula (nf)

cage, crate, playpen

7

ajuste (nm)

adjustment, settlement

8

lateral (adj)

side, lateral

9

entierro (nm)

burial

10

reventar (v)

to burst, puncture

11

servidor (nm/f)

servant

12

superioridad (nf)

superiority

13

turismo (nm)

tourism

14

barbaridad (nf)

atrocity

15

rollo (nm)

roll, coil

16

arbitrario (adj)

arbitrary

17

triángulo (nm)

triangle

18

aislamiento (nm)

isolation

19

alivio (nm)

relief, unburdening

20

entrenamiento (nm)

training

21

truco (nm)

trick, ruse

22

respetable (adj)

respectable

23

disparate (nm)

nonsense, blunder

24

cocinero (nm/f)

cook

25

aburrir (v)

to bore, tire

26

diminuto (adj)

diminutive, tiny, minute

27

celeste (adj)

heavenly, sky-blue

28

fotógrafo (nm/f)

photographer

29

imposición (nf)

imposition

30

diluir (v)

to dilute, weaken

31

convincente (adj)

convincing (adj)

32

consuelo (nm)

comfort, consolation

33

periodístico (adj)

journalistic

34

cariñoso (adj)

affectionate

35

transmisión (nf)

broadcast, transmission

36

titular (v)

to title, call (v)

37

sendero (nm)

foot path

38

frecuentar (v)

to frequent, visit

39

desacuerdo (nm)

disagreement

40

academia (nf)

academy

41

acertado (adj)

correct, accurate

42

catedral (nf)

cathedral

43

mediocre (adj)

mediocre

44

vanguardia (nf)

vanguard, forefront

45

desafiar (v)

to defy, stand up to

46

agitado (adj)

agitated, irritated

47

precario (adj)

precarious

48

sanitario (adj)

health, sanitary, clean

49

comprensible (adj)

understandable

50

cuidadoso (adj)

careful, cautious

51

despojar (v)

to deprive, rob

52

embarazo (nm)

pregnancy

53

imposibilidad (nf)

impossibility

54

irracional (adj)

irrational

55

reinar (v)

to reign, prevail

56

hundido (adj)

buried, sunken

57

reportaje (nm)

news report

58

tambor (nm)

drum

59

fundación (nf)

foundation

60

transparencia (nf)

transparency, slide

61

elegancia (nf)

elegance, style

62

criminal (nc)

criminal (nc)

63

elogio (nm)

praise, eulogy, compliment

64

manta (nf)

blanket

65

dinámico (adj)

dynamic

66

hervir (v)

to boil

67

sereno (adj)

serene, calm

68

retirado (adj)

retired, remote, secluded

69

alerta (nf)

alert

70

sinceridad (nf)

sincerity

71

cátedra (nf)

academic chair

72

refinado (adj)

refined

73

repertorio (nm)

repertoire, list, index

74

plancha (nf)

electric iron, plate, sheet

75

terraza (nf)

terrace, balcony

76

gala (nf)

gala (performance/dinner)

77

era (nf)

era, age

78

arranque (nm)

start, outburst, kick-start

79

patada (nf)

kick, punt

80

disculpar (v)

to excuse

81

lapso (nm)

lapse

82

sudor (nm)

sweat, perspiration

83

apetito (nm)

appetite

84

íntimamente (adv)

intimately

85

indicación (nf)

indication

86

perdurar (v)

to last, live on, endure

87

aliado (nm)

ally

88

presidencia (nf)

presidency

89

maldito (adj)

damned, wretched

90

consejero (nm/f)

advisor, counselor

91

inundar (v)

to flood, inundate

92

consigna (nf)

watchword, motto, slogan

93

cortesía (nf)

courtesy

94

inmóvil (adj)

immovable, motionless

95

atributo (nm)

attribute, quality

96

furia (nf)

fury, rage

97

grosero (adj)

crude, rude, crass

98

catalán (adj)

Catalan

99

estatura (nf)

stature, height

100

vejez (nf)

old age

101

terremoto (nm)

earthquake

102

articular (v)

to articulate

103

tira (nf)

strip, strap

104

emisor (nm)

transmitter, emitter

105

relevante (adj)

relevant, significant

106

integridad (nf)

integrity

107

autorización (nf)

authorization

108

audaz (adj)

audacious, bold

109

seminario (nm)

seminar, seminary

110

marea (nf)

wave, tide, ebb

111

resentimiento (nm)

resentment

112

delincuente (nc)

delinquent

113

debilitar (v)

to weaken, debilitate

114

fingir (v)

to feign, pretend

115

igualar (v)

to equate, equalize

116

disfrazado (adj)

disguised

117

trepar (v)

to climb

118

mutuamente (adv)

mutually, each other

119

correctamente (adv)

correctly

120

ágil (adj)

agile

121

atrasado (adj)

behind, slow

122

esqueleto (nm)

skeleton, framework

123

indignación (nf)

indignation

124

agradecido (adj)

grateful, thankful

125

adicional (adj)

additional

126

escultura (nf)

sculpture, carving

127

condicionado (adj)

conditioned

128

infinidad (nf)

infinity, countless

129

pilar (nm)

pillar, column

130

óptimo (adj)

optimum

131

súbito (adj) [also repentino]

sudden

132

regular (v)

to regulate, adjust (v)

133

vosotros (pron)

you (subj plural familiar)

134

rematar (v)

to finish off, finish up

135

incomprensible (adj)

incomprehensible

136

independientemente (adv)

independently

137

percepción (nf)

perception

138

minoría (nf)

minority

139

deterioro (nm)

deterioration, damage

140

argumentar (v)

to argue, deduce

141

guapo (adj)

handsome, beautiful

142

sanción (nf)

sanction, approval, penalty

143

poblar (v)

to populate, inhabit

144

contradecir (v)

to contradict, be inconsistent

145

inmerso (adj)

engrossed, immersed

146

manipular (v)

to manipulate, handle

147

maleta (nf)

suitcase, case

148

faena (nf)

task, job, performance

149

regar (v)

to water, irrigate

150

evocar (v)

to evoke, recall

151

serpiente (nf)

snake

152

proveniente (adj) [also procedente]

coming from

153

primordial (adj)

fundamental, primary

154

agitación (nf)

agitation, excitement

155

prosperar (v)

to prosper, thrive

156

ganancia (nf)

gain, profit

157

genético (adj)

genetic

158

pino (nm)

pine tree

159

arrasar (v)

to raze, ravage

160

rebajar (v)

to discount

161

entrevistar (v)

to interview

162

infeliz (adj)

unhappy, unfortunate

163

compacto (adj)

compact, dense

164

llanto (nm)

crying, weeping

165

ida (nf)

departure, first half of a trip

166

criminal (adj)

criminal (adj)

167

coherente (adj)

coherent, connected

168

falla (nf)

flaw, failure

169

contribución (nf)

contribution (nf)

170

burla (nf)

mockery, joke, trick

171

seguidor (nm)

follower, supporter, fan

172

estratégico (adj)

strategic

173

perla (nf)

pearl

174

ético (adj)

ethical

175

integración (nf)

integration

176

enterado (adj)

aware of

177

siesta (nf)

siesta, afternoon nap

178

replicar (v)

to reply

179

incipiente (adj)

incipient, beginning

180

adornar (v)

to adorn, to decorate

181

alternativo (adj)

alternating, alternative

182

expresivo (adj)

expressive

183

bigote (nm)

mustache

184

concurrir (v)

to coincide, concur, meet

185

niñez (nf)

childhood, infancy

186

leña (nf)

firewood

187

atardecer (nm)

evening, dusk

188

restaurar (v)

to restore, reinstate

189

retrasar (v)

to delay, fall behind

190

estatal (adj)

state, government-owned

191

interrogante (nc)

question, interrogator

192

palpar (v)

to feel, touch, fondle

193

perpetuo (adj)

continual, perpetual

194

lente (nmf)

lens, [pl] glasses

195

compás (nm)

rhythm, time, compass

196

estéril (adj)

sterile, barren

197

llanura (nf)

plain, prairie, plainness

198

collar (nm)

collar, necklace

199

veneno (nm)

poison, venom

200

mármol (nm)

marble

201

biografía (nf)

biography

202

latente (adj)

latent

203

rebelión (nf)

rebellion

204

hígado (nm)

liver

205

aparentar (v)

to give the appearance

206

holandés (adj)

Dutch

207

tablero (nm)

board, panel

208

enterrado (adj)

buried

209

imitación (nf)

imitation

210

adelanto (nm) [also avance]

advance, progress

211

celoso (adj)

jealous

212

oscurecer (v)

to get dark

213

constitucional (adj)

constitutional

214

intervalo (nm)

interval, gap

215

trago (nm)

swig, drink

216

fracción (nf)

fraction

217

convento (nm)

convent, monastery

218

arroyo (nm)

brook, stream, gutter

219

circular (adj)

circular (adj)

220

enlace (nm)

link, connection, bond

221

torcer (v)

to twist, bend, distort

222

derramar (v)

to shed, pour out

223

diccionario (nm)

dictionary

224

reflejado (adj)

reflected

225

afueras (nf)

outskirts, suburbs

226

agravar (v)

to aggravate

227

ceja (nf)

eyebrow, brow

228

detallado (adj)

detailed, thorough

229

interponer (v)

to interpose, intervene

230

topar (v)

to run into, bump into

231

constitución (nf)

constitution

232

enlazar (v)

to link, connect

233

clasificación (nf)

classification

234

atrapado (adj)

trapped

235

lío (nm)

mess, problem, bad situation

236

sede (nf)

headquarters, seat

237

colar (v)

to slip in [se]

238

altamente (adv)

highly

239

litro (nm)

liter

240

bandeja (nf)

tray

241

aproximación (nf)

approximation

242

liviano (adj)

light, frivolous

243

entusiasmado (adj)

enthused, excited

244

trapo (nm)

rag, cloth

245

conocedor (nm)

expert, judge, connoisseur

246

encaminar (v)

to head for, guide

247

altar (nm)

altar

248

acierto (nm)

good aim, guess, hit

249

piloto (nm/f)

pilot, driver

250

susceptible (adj)

susceptible

251

inolvidable (adj)

unforgettable

252

invocar (v)

to invoke

253

computadora (nf)

computer

254

ostentar (v)

to flaunt, show off

255

alambre (nm)

wire

256

mango (nm)

handle, mango

257

configurar (v)

to make up, comprise

258

rosario (nm)

rosary, beads, string

259

reconstrucción (nf)

reconstruction

260

parroquia (nf)

parish

261

ruidoso (adj)

noisy

262

supuestamente (adv)

supposedly, allegedly

263

ampliamente (adv)

widely

264

gigante (adj)

gigantic (adj)

265

prevalecer (v)

to prevail

266

comprador (nm)

buyer

267

piedad (nf)

pity, mercy

268

semanal (adj)

weekly

269

clandestino (adj)

undercover, clandestine

270

defensivo (adj)

defensive

271

manual (adj)

manual (adj)

272

engendrar (v)

to engender, beget

273

contagiar (v)

to infect, infest

274

niebla (nf)

fog

275

adonde (adv)

to where

276

consagrar (v)

to consecrate, establish

277

mixto (adj)

mixed, co-ed

278

verbo (nm)

verb

279

cadera (nf)

hip

280

procesión (nf)

procession

281

encuesta (nf)

poll, survey, inquiry

282

cría (nf)

breeding, raising

283

narración (nf)

narration, account

284

ramo (nm)

bunch of flowers, branch

285

penal (adj)

penal

286

traidor (nm)

traitor

287

catálogo (nm)

catalog

288

protector (nm)

protector, defender

289

amparo (nm)

protection, shelter

290

farmacia (nf)

pharmacy, drugstore

291

cima (nf)

summit, peak, top

292

riñón (nm)

kidney

293

pintoresco (adj)

picturesque

294

finca (nf)

property, estate

295

calificación (nf)

evaluation, qualification

296

caudal (nm)

volume, abundance

297

publicitario (adj)

advertising

298

trastorno (nm)

confusion, trouble, upheaval

299

ceñir (v)

to adhere to, fit tightly

300

jovencito (nm)

young person

301

incorporación (nf)

inclusion, incorporation

302

corral (nm)

corral, yard

303

fatiga (nf)

fatigue

304

virgen (adj)

virgin (adj)

305

bruja (nf)

witch, hag

306

exploración (nf)

exploration

307

matrimonial (adj)

matrimonial

308

equivalente (adj)

equivalent (adj)

309

ilustración (nf)

illustration

310

cómplice (nc)

accomplice

311

melodía (nf)

melody

312

productor (nm)

producer

313

deseable (adj)

desirable

314

constatar (v)

to prove, verify

315

portero (nm/f)

porter, doorkeeper, goalkeeper

316

conejo (nm)

rabbit

317

pasivo (adj)

passive

318

densidad (nf)

density, thickness

319

dispersar (v)

to disperse, scatter, spread

320

apuesta (nf)

wager, bet

321

nacionalidad (nf)

nationality

322

llamativo (adj)

striking

323

vacilar (v)

to vacillate, hesitate

324

mozo (nm)

waiter, youth, bellboy

325

capturar (v)

to capture

326

cuerno (nm)

horn, antler

327

remediar (v)

to heal, cure

328

fiar (v)

to vouch for, confide, trust

329

desfilar (v)

to march, parade

330

talla (nf)

size (of clothing), stature

331

justificado (adj)

justifiable, justified

332

comisario (nm)

commissioner, delegate

333

fotográfico (adj)

photographic

334

acercamiento (nm)

approach, approximation

335

desordenado (adj)

messy, confused

336

gráfico (adj)

graphic, explicit

337

reaparecer (v)

to reappear

338

revuelto (adj)

confused, messed up

339

contorno (nm)

outline, perimeter, edge

340

egoísmo (nm)

selfishness

341

a bordo (nm)

on board

342

compensación (nf)

compensation

343

prohibición (nf)

prohibition

344

obrar (v)

to work, act

345

expreso (adj)

express, explicit

346

coronar (v)

to crown, top

347

liquidar (v)

to liquidate, sell off

348

laberinto (nm)

maze, labyrinth

349

erótico (adj)

erotic

350

amenazado (adj)

threatened

351

inminente (adj)

imminent

352

eternidad (nf)

eternity

353

repasar (v)

to review, revise

354

pastilla (nf)

pill, capsule

355

mierda (nf)

shit, crap, excrement

356

contienda (nf)

contest, dispute

357

imperial (adj)

imperial, imperialist

358

inexplicable (adj)

unexplainable

359

peruano (adj)

Peruvian

360

experimental (adj)

experimental

361

chorro (nm)

stream, jet, spurt

362

opaco (adj)

dull, opaque, heavy

363

clavo (nm)

nail, tack, peg

364

sequía (nf)

drought

365

dinámica (nf)

dynamics

366

ocio (nm)

leisure time

367

normalidad (nf)

normality

368

intuir (v)

to sense

369

resonancia (nf)

resonance, repercussion

370

devorar (v)

to devour, consume

371

efímero (adj)

ephemeral, short-lived

372

chaqueta (nf)

jacket

373

aferrar (v)

to grasp, clutch

374

invertido (adj)

reversed, inverted

375

asco (nm)

disgust

376

consolidar (v)

to consolidate

377

apresurar(se) (v) [also apurar]

to hurry up

378

pleito (nm)

litigation, suit, dispute

379

latir (v)

to beat (heart)

380

sencillez (nf)

simplicity

381

transitorio (adj)

transitory

382

estupidez (nf) [also tontería]

stupidity, stupid thing

383

mojado (adj)

wet

384

descalzo (adj)

barefoot

385

orientado (adj)

positioned, guided

386

senador (nm/f)

senator

387

rencor (nm)

grudge, spite

388

presidencial (adj)

presidential

389

apurarse (v) [also apresurarse]

to hurry (LAm)

390

insultar (v)

to insult, berate

391

brasileño (adj)

Brazilian

392

sustentar (v)

to maintain, support

393

probabilidad (nf)

probability

394

minucioso (adj)

meticulous, thorough

395

rústico (adj)

rustic, rural

396

gobernante (nc)

ruler, leader

397

merced (nf)

favor, mercy

398

acariciar (v)

to stroke, fondle, caress

399

tonelada (nf)

ton

400

rebelde (nc)

rebel, insurgent (nc)

401

anhelo (nm)

longing, yearning

402

princesa (nf)

princess

403

decididamente (adv)

decidedly, decisively

404

embajada (nf)

embassy

405

apagado (adj)

turned off

406

bruscamente (adv)

quickly, sharply

407

vincular (v)

to connect, link, bind

408

amargura (nf)

bitterness, sorrow

409

fortalecer (v)

to fortify

410

validez (nf)

validity

411

tacto (nm)

sense of touch, feel

412

codo (nm)

elbow

413

vibrar (v)

to vibrate, tremble

414

calzar (v)

to wear shoes

415

chimenea (nf)

chimney, fireplace

416

comunitario (adj)

of the community

417

explícito (adj)

explicit

418

silvestre (adj)

wild

419

evaluar (v)

to evaluate, assess

420

emocionar (v)

to move, make/get excited

421

editar (v)

to edit, publish, release

422

abanico (nm)

range, handheld fan

423

fiscal (adj)

fiscal, treasury (adj)

424

espacial (adj)

spatial, space

425

violentamente (adv)

violently

426

medieval (adj)

medieval

427

camiseta (nf)

T-shirt

428

honrado (adj)

honest, respectable

429

veloz (adj)

fast, quick

430

corteza (nf)

bark, crust, rind, peel

431

sumergir (v)

to submerge, plunge

432

cordillera (nf)

mountain range

433

monótono (adj)

monotonous

434

longitud (nf)

length, longitude

435

espantar (v)

to scare, frighten

436

imprevisto (adj)

unforeseen, unexpected

437

psicología (nf)

psychology

438

soviético (adj)

Soviet

439

potencial (adj)

potential

440

ambulante (adj)

traveling

441

agrupar (v)

to put in a group

442

exageración (nf)

exaggeration

443

apreciación (nf)

appreciation, assessment

444

perverso (adj)

perverse, wicked

445

estallido (nm)

crash, outbreak, explosion

446

ardiente (adj)

passionate, ardent

447

talón (nm)

heel, check, coupon, stub

448

atener (v)

to abide by, comply with

449

colchón (nm)

mattress

450

tenue (adj)

tenuous, flimsy

451

tinte (nm)

tint, dye

452

indiscutible (adj)

indisputable, unquestionable

453

imprenta (nf)

printing house

454

bastón (nm)

walking cane

455

sombrío (adj)

shady, dark, dismal

456

humillación (nf)

humiliation

457

trance (nm)

trance, fix, enrapture

458

volante (nm)

steering wheel

459

adolescente (adj)

adolescent (adj)

460

encabezar (v)

to head, lead off

461

rosado (adj)

pink, rosy

462

amistoso (adj)

friendly

463

noble (nc)

nobleman, noble (nc)

464

radicalmente (adv)

radically

465

reclamo (nm)

claim, complaint, protest

466

asesor (nm/f)

adviser, consultant

467

perteneciente (adj)

pertaining, belonging

468

novelista (nc)

novelist

469

herido (nm)

wounded (person) (nm)

470

necesitado (adj)

poor, needy

471

indefinido (adj)

vague, indefinite

472

solidario (adj)

united, jointly shared

473

paralizado (adj)

paralyzed

474

grueso (nm)

bulk, mass (nm)

475

chupar (v)

to suck

476

grabación (nf)

recording

477

frasco (nm)

bottle, jar, flask

478

inquietante (adj)

disquieting

479

visual (adj)

visual

480

verdura (nf)

vegetables, greenery

481

violación (nf)

violation, rape

482

innovación (nf)

innovation

483

tertulia (nf)

get-together, meeting of friends

484

carcajada (nf)

hearty laughter, guffaw

485

cancha (nf)

playing field, court

486

republicano (adj)

republican

487

destruido (adj)

destroyed

488

aburrimiento (nm)

boredom

489

trabajador (adj)

hardworking (adj)

490

inquietar (v)

to make uneasy, disturb

491

grandioso (adj)

magnificent, grandiose

492

específicamente (adv)

specifically

493

exportación (nf)

export, exportation

494

extremadamente (adv)

extremely

495

expandir (v)

to expand

496

predecir (v)

to predict

497

dichoso (adj)

fortunate, happy

498

condicionar (v)

to condition, determine

499

agrario (adj)

agrarian, agricultural

500

suizo (adj)

Swiss