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el/la oficial de inmigraci'on
immigration official
la oficina de inmigrati'on
immigration office
la oficina de aduana
customs office
detectar
to detect
el contrabando
contraband
la empacadora de flores
flowing packaging plant
rociar
to spray/water/sprinkle
las espinas
thorns
trabajar en la linea
to work in the line (assembly line)
la f'abrica
factory
el empleado/a
employee
el/la empleador/a
employeer
estar atrapado/a
to be trapped
atrapar
to catch, to trap
el destino
destiny
destino final
lugar
quibo?
(que hubo?) hi, what's happening?
mula
mule (drug or animal)
una vaina
problem/lie "peapod"
mam'on
complainer/whiner
mira que asco
look how gross!
quicena
semi-monthly pay
chau
goodbye
el camellito
little "camel," ~mula
te lo juro
i swear
te digo la verdad
i swear
no sea boba
i am not stupid
la carga
the load
tener n'auseas
to have nauseia, to have morning sickness
estar embararzada
to be pregnant (state)
estar descompuesto/a
to feel bad/sick
un altercado
argument
un discusion
argument
rechazar
to reject
negarse a
to reject
un cambio
change
una salida
exit, way out
(no) llevarse bien
to get/no get along with
tragar
to swallow
las pepas
seeds/pits/drug balloons
las semillas
seeds/pits/drug balloons
dar aliento
give help, support, hope
dar apoyo
give support
dar esperanza
give hope
el codo
elbow
el ciclo
cycle
el c'irculo vicioso
vicious cycle
estar harto/a de
to be fed up with
la religiosidad
religious code/ethics/morals
ser religioso/a
to practice a religion
impedir
to impeed, to stop a person
ser sospechoso/a
to be suspicious
el rapto
kidnap, abduction
el secuestro
abduction, kidnap
el propietario
dueno, owner
el paradero
whereabouts
los tiros
shorts
los disparos
shots
las balas
bullets
el cartucho de fogueo
blank
el var'on
male
la mujer
female
el ajuste de cuentas
getting even
el rasgo
(facial) features
las caracter'isticas f'isicas
physical characteristics
la fuente
source, fountain
el hallazgo
finding/discovery
el descubrimiento
discovery
las armas blancas
forms of knives
la espada
sword
la daga
dagger
la navaa
army knife
el machete
machete
la banda
gang
la pandilla
gang
la ganga
gang
la mayor'ia
majority
la minor'ia
minority
el asesinado
assassinated one
la asesinada
assassinated one
la etnia
ethnic group
la raza
race
la ametralladora
machine gun
las armas
the arms (guns)
el rev'olver
revolver
la pistola
pistol
el rifle
rifle
el apu~nalmiento
stabbing
la averguaci'on
investigation
la investigaci'on
investigation
el homicidio
murder
el asesinato
murder
el antecedente
precedent
las pruebas
evidence
la evidencia
evidence
la polici'ia
police institution, female police officer
el/la polic'ia
hombre/mujer police officer
el jurado
juror
el alguacil
bailif
el juez
judge
el testigo
witness
el acusado
accused
el abogado defensor
defense lawyer
el fiscal
public prosecutor
prosecutor
prosecutor
la culpa
fault
la violencia f'isica
physical violence
la carrera
race/running race
la moral
morals
la hipocrec'ia
hypocracy
la corrupci'on
corruption
el mat'on
killer
la contrase~na
password, secret code
el juicio
trial
la corte
court
la corte llama al estrado
calls to the bench
la sentencia
sentence
el veredicto
verdict
homicidio premeditado
premeditated murder
homicidio no premeditado
not premeditated murder
homicidio involuntario
no premeditated murder
el receso
recess
el mazo
mallet
ocultar
to hide
esconder
to hide
la investigaci'on policial
police investigation
descampado/a
homeless person
sendos
both
ambos
both
ametrallado/a
machine gun-like
avanzado/a
advanced
retrasado/a
delayed, behind
sorprendido
surprised
paralizado
paralyzed
sospechoso/a
suspicous
inesperado/a
unexpected
veloz
fast
r'apido/a
fast
desesperado/a
desperate
perseguido/a
persecuted
hip'ocrita
hypocritical
corrupto/a
corrupt
culpable
guilty
violento/a
violent
inocente
innocent
culpable
guilty
honesto
honest
deshonesto
dishonest
apu~nalar
to stab
mendigar
to beg
arrendar
to rent
aquilar
to rent
se~nalar
to say
decir
to state
hacer notar
to note
hallar
to ifnd
descubrir
to find
fallecer
to pass away
morir
to pass away
tirar
to shoot
disparar balas con un revolver
to shoot bullets with a gun
perseguir
to persecute
arrebatar
to snatch
precisar
to determine
determinar
to determine
especificar
to specify
aclarar
to clarify, specify
suceder
to happen
pasar
to happen
acontecer
to happen
occurir
to happen
comprobar
to prove
probar
to prove
verificar
to prove, verify
culpar
to blamer
corromper
to corrupt
sospechar
to suspect
humm, es sospechoso que + subjuntivo
it is suspicious that
arrebatar
to snatch
tomar por la fuerza
to take by force
sobreponerse
to control oneself
tomar el control de s'i mismo
to control oneself
disparar
to shoot
matar
to kill
herir(se)
to injur
lastimar(se)
to injur
doler
to feel pain
tomar declaraciones
to take declarations
pese a
inspite of
entrar en receso
bring to recess
tiene cara de mat'on
have the face of a criminal
orden en la sala
order in the court
todos de pi'e
all to their feet
pueden sentarse
you can sit
silencio en la sala/corte
silence in the court
la corte est'a en sesi'on
the court is in session
la corte entra en sesi'on
the court is in sesion
se reanudar'a la sesi'on...(at some time)
we will reconvene at some time
la corte entra en receso hasta...(some time)
we will have a recess until
se levanta la sesi'on
court is over
su se~nor'ia
your honor
la defensa llama a testificar a...
the defense calls to desify
el estado llama a testificar a...
the state calls to testify
la corte llama al estrado...
the court calls to the stand
tomar el juramento
take the oath
objeci'on
objection
sostenida
sustained
denegada
denied
los se~nores del jurado
members of the jury
el juez
judge
el jurado
juror
el abogado defensor
defense lawyer
el fiscal
prosecutor
el acusado
acused
el testigo
witness
el aguacil
bailif
ametrallado/a
machine gun-like
sorpresivo/a
unexpected
el estrado
platform/bench
abusar (de)
to abuse
altivo/a
haughty, arrogant
el banco
bench
la ch'achara
small talk
cotidiano/a
daily, everyday
un/a creyente
believer
dejar a alguien
to break up with somebody, to end a relationship
descarado/a
impudent, insolent, cheeky
descreimiento
disbelief
enga~nar
to deceieve, to mislead
el esfuerzo
effort
espinoso/a
thorny
una expectativa
expectation
falsificado/a
fake
guardar un secreto
to keep a secret
hogar
home
incestuoso/a
incestuous
la hermana perdida
lost sister
merecer(se)
to deserve
pat'etico/a
pathetic
tratar a cuerpo de rey
to treat royally
un tramo de escalera
stairwell
el/la conductor/a
presentator, host
escandaloso/a
scandalous
la infancia
infanthood, babyhood, etc.
inseguro/a
insecure
las mejillas
cheeks
el matrimonio
marriage, matrimony
el travesti
transvestite
ensuciar
to make dirty
pecar
to sin
castigar
to punish
metiroso/a
liar
cobarde
coward
grosero/a
rude, gross, impolite
abrumado/a
busy, stressed, overwhelmed
desleal
not loyal
la evidencia
evidence
agradable
agreable, friendly
la pensi'on alimenticia
child support
ego'ista
egotistical
la oportunidad
oppurtunity
el voto
the vote
el estado comatoso/a
comatose
el/la hijo/a ilegitimo/a
ilegitmate child
sosegarme
to compose myself
el amor'io
love affair
la escena retrospectiva
flashback
el candelero
candlestick
la hero'ina
heroine
el maquillaje
makeup
mentiroso/a
liar
deshonesto/a
dishonest
desconfiable
untrustworthy
metido/a
nosy
embarazada
pregnant
amante
lover
pendejo
fool, idiot
el aborto
abortion
divorciarse
to divorce
mudarse
to move (houses)
almas gemelas
solemates
filantr'opico/a
philanthropic
el mono marino
sea monkey
la cl'inica
nurshing home
las u~nas
nails
el arpa
harp
la vaquera
cowgirl
el rodeo
rodeo
encarnar
to embody
el desorden
chaos
imprescindible
important, essential
el agotamiento
exhaustion
el pez de colores
goldfish
el picnic
picnic
la familia estable
stable family
el obst'aculo
obstacle
los acontecimientos
happenings, events
la calidad de vida
guality of life
la carrera?
career?
la psic'ologa
psychologist
sumiso/a
submissive
despreocupado/a
laid-back
perverso/a
perverse