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53 Cards in this Set

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el alojamiento
lodging
el andrajo
rag, tatter
la cadena
chain
la cueva
cave
la chabola
shack, shanty
el desgarrón
rip, tear
la empalizada
fence, palisade
la gentuza
riffraff, mob, common people (derogatory)
el golpe
blow
el huerto
vegetable garden
el jornal
day's wage
el pantano
swamp
el pavor
fear, terror
la pena
penalty, punishment
el polvo
dust
el prado
meadow
el/la preso/a
prisoner
el puño
fist
el terraplén
embankment
acercarse (qu)
to come close, to approach
apedrear
to throw stones at
arrastrar
to drag
atrapar
to trap, to catch
cojear
to limp
empapar
to drench, to soak
esconderse
to hide
escudriñar
to scrutinize
huir (y)
to run away
latir
to beat, to throb
morder (ue)
to bite
pillar
to catch
pisar
to step on
retroceder
to move back
revolverse (ue)
to toss and turn, to turn roughly
silbar
to whistle
trepar
to climb, to creep
adosado/a
placed back-to-back, embedded
calloso/a
callous, hard
crujiente
creaky
descalzo/a
barefoot
desnudo/a
naked
entrecortado/a
broken, faltering
fanfarrón/fanfarrona
braggart
harapiento/a
in rags
torcido/a
twisted, crooked
dar media vuelta
to do an about face, to turn halfway (TTR)
echarse encima
to throw oneself at
en tropel
in a mad rush
entablar relación
to establish relations, to begin a friendship
lo suya
one's share
parecer mentira
to be hard to believe
tener buena puntería
to be a good shot
tener por
to consider, to take for