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abarrotado, a

packed, jam-packed

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abarrotar

to pack

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abigarrado, a

multi-colored

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abobado, a

stupid-looking

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abochornado, a

embarrassed

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abombar

to make convex

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el abrevadero

watering place

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abrevar

to water, to irrigate

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la abrillantadora

floor polisher

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abroncar

to shame, to ridicule

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abrumador, ra

crushing, burdensome

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el abucheo

booing

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abúlico

apathetic

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abultado, a

bulky, big

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el abultamiento

bulkiness, swelling

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acaecer

VI to happen

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acanalar

VT to groove

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acaparador, ra

hoarding

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acaparar

VT to hoard; to monopolize

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acaramelado, a

oversweet; lovey-dovey

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el acarreo

carriage, transport

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acartonarse

VP to grow stiff

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acatar

VT to obey, to respect

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acatarrarse

VP to catch a cold

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acaudalar

VT to accumulate

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acaudillar

VT to lead

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el accésit

second prize

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acechar

VT to watch, spy on

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la acequia

irrigation ditch

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acerbo, a

bitter, sour, cruel

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el acercamiento

coming together

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acérrimo, a

staunch

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acertado, a

right, correct

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acertante

adj. winning

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el acervo

heap; common property

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achacar

VT to attribute

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achacoso, a

sickly

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el achaque

ailment; excuse

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acharolado, a

varnished

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achatar

to flatten

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achicharrar(se)

VT-P to scorch

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achispado, a

tipsy

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achispar(se)

VT to make tipsy
VP to get tipsy

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acicalarse

VP to dress up

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acometer

VT to attack, to set upon, to seize

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la acometida

attack, assault

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acongojado, a

distressed

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acongojar(se)

VT to distress
VP to be distressed

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acontecer

VI to happen

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el acopio

storing, gathering

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acoquinar(se)

VT to frighten
VP to become frightened

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acorazado, a

armored

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acorralar

VT to corner

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la acotación

marginal note

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acreedor, ra

deserving

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acribillar

to riddle, pepper

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acuciante

pressing, urging

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acuclillarse

VP to squat, crouch

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acuñar

to coin, to mint

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el adalid

leader, champion

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adecentar(se)

VT-P to tidy up

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adentrarse

VP to penetrate

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aderezar

to season, to dress (salad)

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el aderezo

seasoning; set of jewels

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el/la adivino, a

fortune-teller

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adobado, a

marinated

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adocenado, a

commonplace, ordinary

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adolecer

Vi to be ill

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el adoquín

cobble, paving stone

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adormilarse

VP to doze

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adrede

adv. on purpose

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aducir

VT to adduce

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adusto, a

scorched

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el/la advenedizo, a

parvenu, stranger

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el afán

eagerness

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afanoso, a

eager, hard, laborious

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aferrado, a

clutching, clinging

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aferrar(se)

VT-P to cling

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afianzar(se)

to strengthen

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la afrenta

affront, outrage

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afrentar

VT to affront, outrage

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afrontar

VT to face

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agachar(se)

VT to lower
VP to cower, duck down

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agarrado, a

stingy

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agarrotar(se)

VT. to squeeze

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agasajar

to entertain

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agonizante

adj., (mf) dying (person)

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agraciado, a

attractive

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la agravante

added problem

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agraviar

to wrong, offend

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el agravio

insult, offense

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agredir

to assault

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agreste

adj. rural, uncouth

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agrietar(se)

to crack

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agrumarse

to curdle

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aguado, a

watered-down

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el aguardiente

liquor, brandy

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el aguarrás

turpentine

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el aguijón

sting, prickle

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aguijonear

to goad

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aislante

insulating

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ajetreado, a

busy, hectic

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el ajetreo

hustle and bustle

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el ajuste

adjustment

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ajusticiar

to execute

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alambicar

to distil, to complicate unnecessarily

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alardear

VI to boast

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el alarido

shriek, yell

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el/la albacea

executor

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el albañil

builder, bricklayer

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el albarán

delivery note, invoice

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albergar

VT to provide accommodation for, to cherish

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el albergue

shelter, lodging

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la alborada

dawn, daybreak

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alborear

VI to dawn

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el albornoz

bathrobe

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alborotado, a

agitated, excited

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el alboroto

disturbance, uproar

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alborozar(se)

VT to gladden

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el alborozo

joy, merriment

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la albufera

lagoon

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el albur

chance, risk

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el/la alcahuete, a

procurer

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la alcantarilla

sewer

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el alcantarillado

sewer system

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el alcázar

fortress

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la alcurnia

ancestry, lineage

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la aleación

alloy

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el alegato

claim, plea

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alentador, ra

encouraging

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alentar

VT to encourage

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aletargar(se)

to make drowsy

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aletear

VI to flutter

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el alevín

young fish; novice

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la alevosía

treachery

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la alfarería

pottery

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el alféizar

windowsill

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el alfeñique

weakling, affectation, sugar paste

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el alférez

second lieutenant

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atiborrar(se)

VT to pack, cram, stuff (de = with)

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aterido, a

stiff with cold