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destacado (adj)

outstanding, leading

2

encendido (adj)

turned on, burning

3

incidente (nm)

incident

4

fragmento (nm)

fragment, passage

5

plano (adj)

flat, plain, even, level

6

compensar (v)

to compensate, make up for

7

obligatorio (adj)

obligatory, compulsory

8

asignar (v)

to assign, allocate

9

contemporáneo (adj)

contemporary

10

suscitar (v)

to arouse, provoke

11

finalizar (v)

to end, finalize

12

reforzar (v)

to reinforce, strengthen

13

mina (nf)

mine

14

restaurante (nm)

restaurant

15

porcentaje (nm)

percentage

16

conductor (nm/f)

driver, conductor

17

contigo (pron)

with you

18

evolucionar (v)

to evolve, develop

19

magia (nf)

magic

20

presidir (v)

to preside over

21

comedor (nm)

dining room

22

seriedad (nf)

seriousness

23

gallina (nf)

hen, coward

24

espada (nf)

sword

25

discreto (adj)

discreet, tactful

26

excelencia (nf)

excellence

27

agitar (v)

to shake, move

28

amoroso (adj)

loving, affectionate

29

músculo (nm)

muscle

30

optimista (adj)

optimistic

31

persecución (nf)

pursuit, persecution

32

imperio (nm)

empire, fortune

33

casco (nm)

helmet

34

pelea (nf)

fight, quarrel

35

retorno (nm)

return

36

oler (v)

to smell

37

aludir (v)

to allude to

38

vera (nf)

de veras: really, for real

39

delgado (adj)

thin, skinny

40

latín (nm)

Latin

41

resumir (v)

to summarize

42

rutina (nf)

routine

43

tenso (adj)

tight, tense

44

mejora (nf)

improvement

45

domicilio (nm)

residence, address

46

porquería (nf)

filth, junk

47

burlar (v)

to mock

48

susto (nm)

fright, scare

49

encajar (v)

to insert, fit well

50

nadar (v)

to swim

51

amanecer (nm)

daybreak, dawn

52

célula (nf)

cell (biology)

53

acelerar (v)

to accelerate, speed (up)

54

crítico (nm)

critic

55

inspiración (nf)

inspiration, inhalation

56

ladrillo (nm)

brick

57

proyección (nf)

projection, screening

58

desplegar (v)

to unfold, deploy

59

desembocar (v)

to flow, lead into

60

lana (nf)

wool

61

indirecto (adj)

indirect

62

infierno (nm)

hell, inferno

63

aliviar (v)

to lighten, relieve, comfort

64

acero (nm)

steel

65

ejecutivo (adj)

executive

66

cazar (v)

to hunt

67

ojalá (adv)

I hope that

68

aplaudir (v)

to clap, applaud

69

preso (nm)

prisoner

70

billete (nm)

ticket, bill, note

71

motivar (v)

to motivate, cause

72

descuidar (v)

to neglect

73

referente (adj)

concerning

74

tontería (nf)

stupidity, stupid thing

75

cauce (nm)

(river) bed, ditch

76

ignorancia (nf)

ignorance

77

acostar (v)

to put/go to bed

78

encanto (nm)

charm, spell

79

propiamente (adv)

exactly, properly

80

sed (nf)

thirst

81

escudo (nm)

shield, coat of arms

82

muñeca (nf)

doll, wrist

83

dotado (adj)

endowed, gifted

84

conectar (v)

to connect, plug in

85

rango (nm)

rank, range

86

invento (nm)

invention

87

arder (v)

to burn, glow

88

recinto (nm)

grounds, precincts

89

tinta (nf)

ink

90

garganta (nf)

throat, gorge

91

viajero (nm)

traveler, passenger

92

asesino (nm)

killer, assassin

93

rito (nm)

rite, ritual

94

atractivo (nm)

attraction, charm

95

callado (adj)

quiet, reserved

96

frustración (nf)

frustration

97

flexible (adj)

flexible

98

cemento (nm)

cement, concrete

99

catástrofe (nf)

catastrophe

100

dulce (nm)

candy, sweets

101

recuperación (nf)

recovery, recuperation

102

localizar (v)

to locate, find, localize

103

mediano (adj)

average, medium, ordinary

104

almuerzo (nm)

lunch

105

pacífico (adj)

peaceful

106

uña (nf)

nail, fingernail, toenail

107

contradictorio (adj)

contradictory

108

excepto (prep)

except (for)

109

herir (v)

to wound, hurt

110

costo (nm)

price, cost, expense

111

manifiesto (nm)

poner de manifiesto: to show

112

mortal (adj)

mortal, lethal, deadly

113

repetición (nf)

repetition

114

patrimonio (nm)

patrimony, inheritance

115

solemne (adj)

solemn

116

estatua (nf)

statue

117

decadencia (nf)

decline, decay

118

mudo (adj)

mute, silent

119

precipitar (v)

to plunge, hurl, rush

120

sorprendido (adj)

surprised

121

excluir (v)

to exclude, reject

122

enfermero (nm/f)

nurse

123

psicológico (adj)

psychological

124

adorar (v)

to worship, adore

125

aficionado (nm)

fan, devotee

126

preferible (adj)

preferable

127

célebre (adj)

famous, renowned

128

agujero (nm)

hole, opening

129

beneficiar (v)

to benefit

130

arroz (nm)

rice

131

valiente (adj)

brave, courageous, bold

132

delicioso (adj)

delicious, delightful, charming

133

potente (adj)

potent, powerful

134

cerveza (nf)

beer, ale

135

escasez (nf)

scarcity, shortage

136

ministerio (nm)

ministry

137

vuestro (adj)

your (pl/+fam)

138

notorio (adj)

notorious, noticeable

139

transición (nf)

transition

140

sexto (adj)

sixth

141

despreciar (v)

to despise, scorn

142

negativa (nf)

negative, denial

143

falda (nf)

skirt

144

improvisar (v)

to improvise

145

emerger (v)

to emerge, surface

146

clavar (v)

to nail

147

cantante (nc)

singer

148

constancia (nf)

perseverance

149

electrónico (adj)

electronic

150

anillo (nm)

(finger) ring

151

balance (nm)

outcome, balance

152

entendimiento (nm)

understanding

153

volcar (v)

to turn/knock over, empty

154

quieto (adj)

still, motionless, calm

155

transcurso (nm)

passing, course, lapse

156

barrer (v)

sweep, clean out

157

desayuno (nm)

breakfast

158

alfombra (nf)

rug, carpet mat

159

historiador (nm/f)

historian

160

rogar (v)

to implore, pray, ask

161

pálido (adj)

pale, ghastly, faded

162

programar (v)

to plan, program

163

animado (adj)

excited, lively

164

chileno (adj)

Chilean

165

ficción (nf)

fiction

166

ensayar (v)

to test

167

materno (adj)

maternal

168

jugador (nm)

player, gambler

169

cartel (nm)

poster

170

desconfianza (nf)

distrust

171

respiración (nf)

respiration, breath

172

votar (v)

to vote

173

caña (nf)

cane, reed

174

aislar (v)

to isolate, insulate

175

soltero (adj)

single, not married

176

prisionero (nm)

prisoner

177

turista (nc)

tourist

178

abundancia (nf)

abundance

179

rodar (v)

to roll, run, scatter

180

asistente (nc)

assistant

181

vinculado (adj)

connected

182

queso (nm)

cheese

183

arriesgar (v)

to risk, venture

184

indicio (nm)

indication, sign

185

colgado (adj)

hanging

186

bautizar (v)

to baptize, christen

187

cerro (nm)

hill

188

desatar (v)

to untie, unleash, spark off

189

alentar (v)

to encourage

190

descargar (v)

to unleash, unload

191

galería (nf)

gallery, balcony

192

engaño (nm)

deceit, falsehood, hoax

193

enamorar (v)

to fall in love

194

geográfico (adj)

geographical

195

continuidad (nf)

continuity

196

receta (nf)

recipe, prescription

197

conveniencia (nf)

convenience, usefulness

198

reemplazar (v)

to replace

199

carencia (nf)

lack, shortage

200

cerdo (nm)

pig, sow, slob

201

soplar (v)

to blow (wind)

202

frágil (adj)

fragile, weak

203

empeño (nm)

insistence, determination

204

agresión (nf)

aggression, attack

205

fortaleza (nf)

fortress, strength

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seriamente (adv)

seriously

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balcón (nm)

balcony

208

observador (nm)

observer

209

ridículo (adj)

ridiculous, absurd

210

renta (nf)

income

211

justificación (nf)

justification

212

enfrentamiento (nm)

confrontation

213

junta (nf)

meeting, conference, seam

214

irregular (adj)

irregular

215

trayectoria (nf)

trajectory, path

216

genial (adj)

brilliant, inspired

217

indiferencia (nf)

indifference

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taza (nf)

cup, bowl

219

vínculo (nm)

tie, bond, link

220

cuaderno (nm)

notebook, workbook

221

gracioso (adj)

funny, charming, amusing

222

regir (v)

to rule, govern, manage

223

intermedio (adj)

interim, intermediate

224

bañar (v)

to bathe, take a bath

225

temporal (adj)

temporary

226

rozar (v)

to touch (lightly)

227

pánico (nm)

panic

228

distinguido (adj)

distinguished

229

cañón (nm)

canyon, cannon

230

dudoso (adj)

doubtful, dubious

231

pollo (nm)

chicken

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lamentable (adj)

regrettable

233

trascendencia (nf)

transcendent nature, significance

234

remitir (v)

to remit

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interminable (adj)

endless, interminable

236

corrupción (nf)

corruption

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confesión (nf)

confession, admission

238

corbata (nf)

tie, sash

239

macho (nm)

male, manliness

240

disolver (v)

to dissolve

241

secuencia (nf)

sequence

242

cáncer (nm)

cancer

243

velar (v)

to watch over

244

archivo (nm)

archive, file, filing cabinet

245

habitualmente (adv)

habitually

246

trámite (nm)

procedure, step, requirement

247

tranquilamente (adv)

calmly, peacefully

248

innecesario (adj)

unnecessary

249

raya (nf)

line, ray, stripe

250

televisor (nm)

television set

251

estabilidad (nf)

stability

252

grandeza (nf)

greatness, size

253

prisa (nf)

hurry

254

persistir (v)

to persist

255

temblar (v)

to tremble, shake

256

verbal (adj)

verbal, oral

257

matemática (nf)

mathematics

258

demonio (nm)

demon, devil

259

intacto (adj)

intact

260

procedente (adj)

coming (from)

261

cenar (v)

to dine

262

disponible (adj)

available

263

tornar (v)

to transform, turn

264

encantado (adj)

pleased, delighted

265

británico (adj)

British

266

manga (nf)

sleeve

267

perjudicar (v)

to endanger

268

laboral (adj)

labor, industry

269

rubio (adj)

blonde, fair

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prevenir (v)

to avoid, prevent

271

seda (nf)

silk

272

envidia (nf)

envy

273

emergencia (nf)

emergency

274

enamorado (adj)

in love

275

grasa (nf)

grease, fat

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culminar (v)

to culminate, accomplish

277

alcalde (nm)

mayor

278

insuficiente (adj)

insufficient

279

sostenido (adj)

sustained, steady

280

congreso (nm)

congress

281

espantoso (adj)

frightening, dreadful

282

aplauso (nm)

applause, praise, acclaim

283

prima (nf)

female cousin, down payment

284

ansiedad (nf)

anxiety

285

dirigente (nc)

leader, director, manager

286

ascenso (nm)

promotion, climb

287

finalidad (nf)

purpose, aim

288

preceder (v)

to precede

289

financiero (adj)

financial

290

nostalgia (nf)

nostalgia, homesickness

291

mención (nf)

mention

292

afición (nf)

fondness, interest

293

colonial (adj)

colonial

294

lástima (nf)

shame, pity

295

teatral (adj)

theatrical

296

lápiz (nm)

pencil

297

vertical (adj)

vertical, upright

298

nido (nm)

nest

299

gratuito (adj)

free, arbitrary, gratuitous

300

difícilmente (adv)

with difficulty

301

orquesta (nf)

orchestra, dance band

302

conexión (nf)

connection, relationship

303

alternar (v)

to alternate

304

vegetal (adj)

plant, vegetable

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usado (adj)

worn out, old, used

306

vigor (nm)

force, strength, vigor

307

salario (nm)

salary, wages

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acertar (v)

to get right

309

filo (nm)

(cutting) edge

310

ambicioso (adj)

ambitious, greedy

311

policial (adj)

police

312

poético (adj)

poetic

313

batir (v)

to beat (object)

314

maíz (nm)

corn, maize

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desgraciadamente (adv)

unfortunately

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satisfactorio (adj)

satisfactory

317

autonomía (nf)

autonomy, range

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vago (adj)

vague

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estúpido (adj)

stupid, idiotic

320

demorar (v)

to delay, take time

321

ama (nc)

housekeeper, housewife

322

beso (nm)

kiss

323

cintura (nf)

waist

324

automáticamente (adv)

automatically

325

pauta (nf)

guideline, rule, standard

326

honesto (adj)

honest

327

recepción (nf)

reception, waiting-room

328

bala (nf)

bullet, shot

329

suicidio (nm)

suicide

330

placa (nf)

plaque, plate, badge

331

calmar (v)

to calm, soothe, relieve

332

brusco (adj)

brusque, abrupt, sudden

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asesinato (nm)

murder, assassination

334

mentalidad (nf)

mindset, mind

335

jerarquía (nf)

hierarchy, rank

336

duración (nf)

duration, length

337

hallazgo (nm)

finding, discovery

338

proximidad (nf)

proximity

339

estadística (nf)

statistic

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presumir (v)

to boast, show off, suppose

341

trescientos (num)

three hundred

342

iluminado (adj)

illuminated

343

castillo (nm)

castle

344

traducción (nf)

translation

345

diversión (nf)

fun, entertainment

346

introducción (nf)

introduction

347

lámpara (nf)

lamp

348

dicho (nm)

saying, proverb

349

simbólico (adj)

symbolic

350

fluir (v)

to flow

351

heroico (adj)

heroic

352

asesinar (v)

to murder, assassinate

353

audiencia (nf)

audience, hearing

354

pasajero (nm)

passenger

355

décimo (adj)

tenth

356

costado (nm)

side, flank

357

otoño (nm)

autumn

358

feria (nf)

fair, festival

359

exilio (nm)

exile

360

indudablemente (adv)

doubtless, undoubtedly

361

preservar (v)

to preserve

362

portador (nm)

bearer, carrier

363

obispo (nm)

bishop

364

disimular (v)

to disguise, hide, pretend

365

quemado (adj)

burned, burnt

366

perfeccionar (v)

to perfect

367

vano (adj)

vain, useless

368

apertura (nf)

opening, beginning

369

ideología (nf)

ideology

370

casero (adj)

homemade

371

molesto (adj)

annoyed, bothered, upset

372

cocinar (v)

to cook

373

auxiliar (adj)

auxiliary, ancillary

374

silencioso (adj)

quiet, silent

375

navegar (v)

to navigate, sail

376

cazador (nm/f)

hunter

377

seguro (nm)

insurance

378

ingenio (nm)

ingenuity, talent, wit

379

hembra (nf)

female, woman

380

bando (nm)

faction, side

381

nativo (adj)

native

382

dormitorio (nm)

bedroom, dormitory

383

plenitud (nf)

fullness, abundance

384

aceptable (adj)

acceptable, suitable

385

coraje (nm)

courage, toughness

386

plomo (nm)

lead, bullet

387

descendiente (nc)

descendant

388

rotundo (adj)

categorical

389

república (nf)

republic

390

sierra (nf)

mountain range, saw

391

aplastar (v)

to flatten, crush, smash

392

guante (nm)

glove

393

cartón (nm)

cardboard, carton, sketch

394

repentino (adj)

sudden

395

ansioso (adj)

anxious eager

396

subrayar (v)

to underline, highlight, emphasize

397

adolescencia (nf)

adolescence

398

despacio (adj)

slow, slowly

399

innumerable (adj)

innumerable, countless

400

complicación (nf)

complication

401

insoportable (adj)

unbearable, intolerable

402

taxi (nm)

taxi, cab

403

porción (nf)

part, portion, share

404

timbre (nm)

doorbell, bell, seal, stamp

405

monstruo (nm)

monster, monstrosity

406

bebé (nm)

baby

407

trayecto (nm)

trajectory, course, path

408

globo (nm)

balloon, globe

409

celebración (nf)

celebration

410

quehacer (nm)

task, job, chore

411

electoral (adj)

electoral

412

obsesión (nf)

mania, obsession

413

bronce (nm)

bronze

414

formidable (adj)

formidable, tremendous

415

licencia (nf)

license, permission

416

motivación (nf)

motivation

417

noventa (num)

ninety

418

anoche (adv)

last night

419

depresión (nf)

depression, slump

420

pulmón (nm)

lung

421

apoderar (v)

to take power

422

debatir (v)

to debate, discuss

423

reponer (v)

to replace, restore

424

fibra (nf)

fiber, grain

425

disputar (v)

to dispute, contest

426

quinientos (num)

five hundred

427

petróleo (nm)

oil, petroleum

428

sucesivamente (adv)

successively, step by step

429

permanencia (nf)

permanence, tenure

430

vos (pron)

you (subj-sg/+fam)

431

miércoles (nm)

Wednesday

432

horno (nm)

oven, furnace

433

logro (nm)

success, achievement

434

vientre (nm)

womb, belly

435

petición (nf)

request, petition

436

civil (nc)

civilian

437

reparto (nm)

distribution, delivery

438

advertencia (nf)

warning, notice

439

arrebatar (v)

to snatch, grab

440

previsión (nf)

forecast, precaution

441

miserable (adj)

wretched, miserable

442

grato (adj)

agreeable, pleasant

443

mandato (nm)

mandate, order, command

444

odiar (v)

to hate

445

clave (adj)

key

446

diecisiete (num)

seventeen

447

timidez (nf)

shyness, timidity

448

toque (nm)

touch, ringing, warning

449

máscara (nf)

mask

450

venganza (nf)

revenge, vengeance

451

barba (nf)

beard

452

alarma (nf)

alarm

453

insinuar (v)

to insinuate, hint

454

aliento (nm)

breath, courage, spirit

455

pureza (nf)

purity, chastity

456

fallecer (v)

to pass away (to die)

457

comedia (nf)

comedy, play, pretense

458

aldea (nf)

small village

459

enérgico (adj)

energetic, vigorous

460

eludir (v)

to evade, avoid, elude

461

párrafo (nm)

paragraph

462

permanentemente (adv)

permanently

463

brillo (nm)

shine, twinkling, sparkle

464

ocasionar (v)

to occasion, bring about

465

rastro (nm)

track, sign, flea market

466

concretamente (adv)

specifically, exactly

467

ignorante (adj)

ignorant

468

adorno (nm)

decoration, adornment

469

curiosamente (adv)

strangely, funnily enough

470

lógicamente (adv)

logically

471

mono (nm)

monkey

472

razonamiento (nm)

reasoning

473

ilustrado (adj)

learned, illustrated

474

pastor (nm/f)

shepherd, pastor

475

tramo (nm)

section, stretch, plot

476

reto (nm)

challenge, defiance

477

altísimo (adj)

very high, tall

478

estupendo (adj)

marvelous, stupendous

479

pesadilla (nf)

nightmare

480

centenar (nm)

hundred

481

molestia (nf)

bother, nuisance, trouble

482

restante (adj)

remaining

483

paja (nf)

straw, thatching

484

regional (adj)

regional

485

cómico (adj)

comic

486

concesión (nf)

awarding, concession

487

tardío (adj)

late, belated

488

nudo (nm)

knot

489

retomar (v)

to retake, restart

490

martes (nm)

Tuesday

491

utilización (nf)

use, utilization

492

tapa (nf)

cover, lid

493

traición (nf)

treason, betrayal

494

asentar (v)

to settle, establish, locate

495

pesca (nf)

fishing

496

malestar (nm)

discomfort, unease, unrest

497

rata (nf)

rat

498

puntual (adj)

punctual

499

defensor (nm)

defender

500

auxilio (nm)

help, aid, assistance