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sombrío
gloomy
Un conocido del momento
a new acquaintance
el vapor
steamboat
vapor de la carrera
ferry?
sala de Recepción
lobby
tablero
rack
portería
entrance
recurso
recourse, trick, device (truco)
gerencia
manager
tablero telefónico
switchboard
le bastaba
one only had to.. solo tenia que
hervir
to boil
que daba a
overlooking
leads into (?)
azotea
flat roof
estante
shelf
de sobra
in abundance
percha
coat hanger
resultó ser
was (turned out to be)
calvo
bald
armazón
frame
la Caída de la noche
nightfall
encontrar
to encounter, to see
quedarse
to remain
orientales
uruguayos/easterners
llevaría
would take (it would take x amount of time)
escritorio
office
socio
business partner
acostarse
go to bed
desvestir(se)
to undress (oneself)
armario
wardrobe closet
adosar
to put or place sth against sth
daba a
led to
escapado
escaped (notice)
incomodidad
uneasiness
molesto
bothersome
velador
(night stand) table lamp
apagar
to put out, to turn off
Encender
to turn on, to light
pieza
bedroom (L.Am)
el llanto
the crying
condenada
blocked
consumida
emaciated
apagado
weak, weakened (?)
de no estar
if it was not...
vencer
to defeat
aislamiento
insulation, soundproofing
also: isolation
a más
what's more, moreover, besides
arrullo
lullaby
leve
slight
quejido
whine
entrecortado
difficult, labored
congoja
distress, anguish
encantamiento
spell
acallar
to quieten down
macanear
to tell tall tales, lies
fastidiarse
to get annoyed
disimular
to hide, conceal
vaciliar
to hesitate, vacillate
le jugaba una mala pasada
play a dirty trick on him..
encoger
to shrink
encogerse de hombros
to shrug one's shoulders
(lit: to shrink one's shoulders)
lo trajo de vuelta
to bring back/to wake up
sereno
night watchman
testigo
witness
tapar
to put a lid on, to cover
arrebatado
impassioned
cuna
cradle
pero por mas que lo quisiera
no matter how much he wanted to
de repente
suddenly
antojarse
to crave; to feel like having
teniendolo
sujetandolo
to hold
se le antojaba trucado
to seem false (Lit: to fancy it's rigged)
polvorienta
dusty
ciempiés
centipede
falsete
falsetto
quejido
lament
Gimió
moaned
sollozó
wept
chicotear
flip-flop
pantuflas
slippers
alarido
howl
de golpe
suddenly
entre sueños
half asleep
baúl
trunk, chest
valija
valise
antojarse
to seem(?)
to fancy
to feel like
to crave
desconcierto
bafflement
apenas
hardly, as soon as
de todas maneras
anyway
mareado
dizzy
enloquecida de miedo, de verguenza, o de rabia
driven mad with fear, shame or rage
inofensiva
harmless
irse
to go away
que se embromara
let her solve her own problems
espeso
thick, dense
no habia podido dejar de ver
he could not help seeing
bien tendida
well made
Dando vueltas y vueltas
tossing and turning
con astucia
cunningly
vengativo
vindictive
extrañar
to miss
por encima del
over the
no se habia mentido
hadn't deluded herself
arrullar
to soothe