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to sweep, to sweep away (destroy), to win by a landslide
barrer
retinue
comitiva
direction, course
to head for, to be bound for
el rumbo
poner rumbo a
to clear, to clear up
despejar
constar de
to consist of, to be made up of
swift
raudo
belonging to sb else
unconnected to
ajeno
ajeno a
stealthy, stealth
sigiloso, sigilo
to take out on (anger)
descargar sobre
to hit the target
dar en el blanco
in the heat of (battle, an argument)
en el fragor de
to put two and two together
atar cabos
skill, expertise, skillfulness
pericia
to outwit, to evade
burlar
to pull, knock, shoot, bring down
derribar
disdainful
desden~oso
selfish
egoi`sta
to lose one's way
perder el rumbo
beyond our crontrol
ajeno a nuestra voluntad
in great secrecy
con gran sigilo
waste, rubbish, (de`chets)
desechos
to feel depressed, to feel bad
andar de mala gana
to be slow, to put back
atrasar
thick, to be one meter thick
grueso, tener un metro de gruseo
bell (large), to start shouting about sth
campana, echar las campanas al vuelo
thick, dense
espeso
trouble - troublemaker, quarrelsome, rowdy
camorra- camorrista
budget, estimate, quote
presupuesto
unemployment, strike- to be unemployed-heart failure
el paro- estar en el paro-paro card`aco
escort, bodyguard
la escolta
effort, desire, zeal
my greatest desire
afa`n
mi mayor afa`n
wise, learned, wise person
sabio
custom
old style/fashion
usanza
a la antigua usanza
sphere, face (clock), dial (guage)
esfera
to instill
infundir
inconceivable, unthinkable
inconcebible
to shudder, to tremble with
estremecerse de
wave (sea, avalanche)
oleada
foam, froth
espuma
to crash into
estrellarse contra
deep, profound (phys, emot.)
hondo/a
to roar, howl, rumble
rugir
irate, enraged, furious
he's easily angered
iracundo/a
es iracundo
to braid
trenzar
chain reaction
reaccio`n en cadena
to thunder
thunder
tronar
el trueno
lightning
rela`mpago
to finish off, to kill off, to sell off
rematar
mild, calm
apacible
madness, insanity
locura
enjoyment
goce
disturbance, confusion, embarrassment
turbacio`n
future (adj)
veniduro/a
to bet on
apostar a
forbidden
vedado
cheek
mejilla
to lose
lost
extraviar
extraviado
to delight/amuse
to be delighted, amused
a delight, joy
regocijar
regocijarse
un regocijo
prone to
propenso a
to doze off
to fall asleep (body part)
adormecerse
laziness
la pereza
to hold, occupy, fulfill
desempen~ar
to snatch, seize, captivate, fascinate
fascinating
arrebatar
arrebatador
to haggle
regatear
flow (river)
wealth, riches
caudal
empty, hollow
empty words
hueco/a
huecas palabras
to stay up
velar
cave
gruta
dungeon
la mazmorra
stinking, annoying
here comes that annoying John
apestoso/a
aqui viene el apestoso de Juan
abominable, damnable
execrable
(antes de la palabra)
to tear out, to pull out, to uproot
arrancar
thoughtless, rash
alocado
to rummage about
trastear
to spill, to shed (tears), to exude, to radiate
derramar
to miss (a question)
saltar
to have a hangover
tener resaca
to hinder, to disturb
estorbar
to swing, to rock
mecerse
to cash a check
cobrar un cheque