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Spanish Vocab 5

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erigirerect, raise, build
erigirseto name yourself as, set yourself up as
servilismo, sometimientoservility
frialdadcoldness, frigidity, indifference
adalidleader, head
pomo, manilladoorknob
rascarto scratch, to scrape
unashoof
paulatinamentelittle by little
restardiminish, play down, subtract, deduct, take away
esperanzadohopeful
el cargopost, position, charge, care, keeping
surtirstock, provide
clergiopriest
tabladofloorboards, boards, stage
esesthis and that
cenirto hug, cling to
pantorrillascalves
patentepatent, obvious
hombrunasbutch
contornosoutline, edge
precoz, precocesimmature, precocious
cajon, gavetadraw
el vestibulo, recibidorhallway
el descansillo, el rellanolanding
parlourla recepcion
retrocederto retreat
adularflatter
desembocarto flow into, to run into
resguardarto protect, shelter
insondablebottomless, unfathomable
zaherirattack, criticise
infamanteshameful, degrading
desarraigouprooting, alienation
hoscosurly, sullen, unsociable
cobrar concienciatake note
amparoprotection, refuge, shelter
eficazmente, con eficacia, con efectividadeffecively
atestarto give evidence in court
atestiguarattest
alabarto praise
alabarseto praise oneself, boast
aplastantedevastating
el pescuezo, retorcele el pescuezoneck
cepotrap
criminogenoconducive to crime
colearto have repercussions, lasting effects
subsumirto subsume
ensalzarto acclaim, praise
acaloradoheated, lively
hacer casopay attention to
la competenciacompetition, rivalry
recobrarto regain
la siluetasilhouette, shadow
reclutar, contratarrecruit, contract
la presion de grupopeer pressure
un intrusoan intruder
disimulocraftiness, slyness
avergonzadoembarassed, ashamed
capullomoron
entonadasin tune, lively, in good form
arrugadowrinkled, creased
asomarto stick out, appear
atontarto stupefy, bewilder
natacream
vetustaancient
reciasstrong, tough, robust
maliciamalice, harm
disimuladahidden, concealed, unnoticeable
repartirseto spread out, to deal
los naipescards
remolinosdisturbance, commotion
aspirarto inhale, to breathe in
aromasscent, fragrance
analogosanalogous, akin to
verdegreen, unripe
encenderto stir, arouse, ignight, provoke
entonar, armonizarharmonize
presumidillashaughty
versionversion, account
imparcialfair-minded, impartial, lawful
apoderarseto overtake, overpower, take over, take control seize
hundirto sink, submerge, bury, cave in
un ganchohook
Guardiapolice officer
resignarto give up
crujirrustle, crunch, creak
asolardevastate, destroy
el balanceevaluation, assessment
deprisaquickly, fast
sacudir, impactar, asustarto impact, shake
congenereperson of the same sort
velarto stay awake, watch over, look out for
herejiaheresy
prevenirwarn, alert, prevent
desplieguedeployment, display, show
apuntarto write down, note down, make a note
apegoattachment, adherence
telon de fondobackdrop
emprenderto undertake, to begin
apostarto beg, wager
localizacion, ubicacionlocation
apto para volarokay to fly
dar luz verdegive the green light
los requisitos, cumplir los requisitosthe requirements
las potencias mundialesworld powers
el expansionismo iraniIranian expansion
topan con resistenciameet resistance, encouter
sanarto care, heal
yacerto lie, be located
moribundodying, crumbling, fading
desplomarsecollapse, fall down
dificultarcomplicate
en buena medidain a large part
en cualquier casoin any case
el levantamiento de sancionesthe lifting of measures
descerrajarto break open, to force
vecinoresident, next to, adjacent to
colocacionjob, situation, post, position
suplicarto request, ask, beg, plead
quemarropaat point blank, close range
zafarseto release, free, remove, detach, loosen, untie
auxiliohelp, assistance
fulminarto strike down
enfilarto line up, put in a line
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