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era incierta
she was uncertain
ardiendo
burning
tener exito
to be successful
un saldo de
a balance of
demencia
madness, insanity
desplomarse
to collapse
letanía
litany
el resquicio
the gap
confiable
reliable
entregar
to give
Puede correr, pero no puede ocultarse
He can run, but it cannot hide
deslizamiento
landslide
promovido
promoted
luciendo unas gafas con lentes color rosa
looking at the world with rose colored glasses
los berinches
tantrums
fehaciente
reliable, irrefutable, dependable, verified
canjear
to exchange
precisó
needed
dejó de lado
left aside
contrincante
opponent
dulcificar
to sweeten, to make more palatable (can apply to conditions and things other than food), to make milder or more mellow, to make less harsh
la escala
the scale
rapto
kidnapping
afilar
to sharpen
un centenar
a hundred
el traslado
the removal
la advertencia
ad
desamparado
abandoned
dispuso que
it arranged that
apretado
tight
respaldo
endorsement
recaudación
collection
los escombros
the rubbish
dulcificar
to sweeten, to make more palatable (can apply to conditions and things)
retirada
retired
destacó
it emphasized
colmados
overwhelmed
previsto
anticipated
sondeos
soundings,polls
retrasados
delayed
el arraigo
the root
allanamiento
levelling
al retomar
when retaking
chaparito
shorty
impedir
to prevent
desacuerdo
discord
obuses
howitzers
abastecimiento a largo plazo
supplying in the long term
desempeño
performance
distraido
absent-minded
iracundo
angry, irate, irascible
se dispara
one goes off
una leve ventaja
a small advantage
boicotear
to boycott
revisar
to review it
el derrumbe
the landslide
errónea
erroneous
empates
ties
entregarselo
give to someone
el suplente
the substitute
escatimar
to be stingy with, to skimp on, to use very sparingly
funcionaria
an official
recurrir
to resort
atemorizar
to frighten
la escasez
the shortage
entretanto
meanwhile
mortíferas
deadly
previamente
previously
trató de borrar
tried to erase
temporada de gripa
flu season
un mitin
a meeting
una de sus metas
one of their goals
un alza en las primas de Medicare
a rise in the premiums of Medicare
cabello cano
White-haired
de inmediato
immediately
ahijado
godson
anglosajona
Anglo-Saxon
le hace falta una revolución
it needs a revolution
refugiados económicos
economic refugees
provenientes
originating
respaldo
endorsement
superando por mucho
surpassing by much
por otra parte
On the other hand
no se equivoca
is not mistaken
Buen provecho
bon apetit
reemplazar
to replace
burócrata
bureaucrat
ambientalista
enviromentalist
antecedente
antecedent
se destacan
they stand out
metas
goals
eficiente
efficient
carecer
to lack
promover
to promote
temporal
temporary
ahorrar
to save
los rubro
the heading
costeable
affordable
escombros
rubbish
azotar
to whip
jubilados
pensioners
terrorífico
terrifying
azar
chance
rescatar
rescue
las tasas de graduación
the rates of graduation
abatir
to lower
cifras
numbers
encrucijada
crossroads
desventaja
disadvantage
superación.
overcoming
compromiso
commitment
indocumentados
undocumente
Es frustrante
It's frustrating
carece de documentos
tengo fe.
I have faith
destreza
skill
no involucra
does not involve
muñeca de trapo
ragdoll
platillo
subject of gossip
ovni
ufo
atascado
clogged
las franjas del arco iris
stripes of the rainbow
rifas honestas
honest raffles
a precio de una rebanada
price of a slice
salpicado
sprinkled
cobrar
to receive
atraer
to attract
tripular
to man
abatidos por balines
cazar
to hunt
deslumbrante
dazzling, brilliant
estruendo
(ruido) clamor, noise
peluches
textiles plush
ricino
castor oil
girasol
sunflower
testarudo
stubborn
envejecerse to age
to grow old,
rebelde
rebelious
verraco
male pig, hog
capricho
whim
labriego
farm hand
villancico
(Christmas) carol
juego de naipes
cards
peleon
quarrelsome, pugnacious
a pesar de lo que
in spite of which
formulario
form
sin embargo
nevertheless
ni siquiera
not even
la tapa
the cover
etapa
stage
impresionante
impressive
guajalote
turkey
un paso mas alla
another step forwa
pacheco
marijuana user
peliroja
redhead
chévere
excellent
chispa
spark
entregar
hand over, deliver
acudir
to go, come
variantes
varieties
verdicto
verdict
montaje
assembly
no gastes energias
don't waste your energy
enderezar
to straighten
carrasposo
chronically hoarse
no me hizo caso
empujon
shove
esto es guerra
no te demores
don't delay
contundente
forceful
como te aplasta
enganar
to deceive, trick
algarabia
uproar
alboroto
uproar
comprometido
embarrassing, compromising
simplon/a
simpleton
se hunda
goes down
nuez moscada
nutmeg
chasco
disappointment
un aplauso
applause!
alquilado
rented, leased
gracia en accion
grace in action
hablé furioso
I spoke in anger
rechion/a
cry-baby
soberbia
pride
avaricia
avarice
pereza
laziness
gula
gluttony
lujuria
lust
envidia
envy
ira
wrath
mazmorro
dungeon
apuñalado
stabbed
desamparado
helpless
subestimar
to underestimate
el hampa
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