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-s {suffix} /s/ (regular plurals of nouns)  :: -s, -es
Saami {prop} (Saami language)  :: sami
Saarland {prop} (state)  :: Sarre
Sabbath {prop} /ˈsæbəθ/ (Biblical seventh day)  :: sábado {m}
Sabbath {prop} (Sunday)  :: domingo {m}
Sabbath {prop} (witches' Sabbath)  :: aquelarre {m}
sabbatical {adj} (relating to an extended period of leave)  :: sabático
sabbatical {adj} (relating to the Sabbath)  :: sabático
sabbatical {n} (extended period of leave)  :: sabático {m}
saber {n} /ˈseɪ.bɚ/ (sabre) SEE: sabre  ::
saber-toothed tiger {n} (sabre-toothed tiger) SEE: sabre-toothed tiger  ::
sable {adj} (of black colour on a coat of arms)  :: sable
sable {n} (heraldic colour)  :: sable
sable {n} /ˈseɪbəl/ (animal)  :: cebellina {f}
sabot {n} /ˈsæboʊ/ (a wooden shoe worn in various European countries)  :: zueco {m}, zuecos {m-p}
sabotage {n} (act with intent to injure)  :: sabotaje {m}
sabotage {n} (deliberate action of subversion, obstruction, disruption, destruction)  :: sabotaje {m}
sabotage {n}  :: sabotaje
sabotage {v} (deliberate destruction to prevent success)  :: sabotear
saboteur {n} (a person who intentionally causes the destruction of property)  :: saboteador {m}, saboteadora {f}
sabre {n} (modern fencing sword modeled after the sabre)  :: sable {m}
sabre {n} /ˈseɪ.bɚ/ (light sword, sharp along the front edge, part of the back edge, and at the point)  :: sable {m}
sabre-toothed tiger {n} (prehistoric cat)  :: diente de sable {m}
saccade {n} /səˈkɑːd/ (rapid jerky movement of the eye)  :: sacada {f}, movimiento sacádico {m}
saccharification {n} (hydrolysis of soluble polysaccharides)  :: sacarificación {f}
saccharify {v} (convert soluble polysaccharides)  :: sacarificar
saccharin {n} /ˈsækəɹɪn/ (white crystalline powder)  :: sacarina {f}
saccharometer {n} (hydrometer)  :: sacarímetro {m}
sac fungus {n} (fungus of the phylum Ascomycota) SEE: ascomycete  ::
sack {n} (booty obtained by pillage)  :: botín {m}
sack {n} (informal: dismissal from employment)  :: despedido {m}
sack {n} /sæk/ (bag for commodities or items)  :: bolsa {f}, saco {m}
sack {n} (the plunder and pillaging of a city)  :: saqueo {m}
sack {v} (informal: to remove from a job or position)  :: despedir
sack {v} (to plunder)  :: saquear
sackbut {n} (brass instrument)  :: sacabuche
sack man {n} (folkloric character)  :: hombre del saco {m}, hombre de la bolsa {m}
sacralization {n} /seɪkɹəlʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ (developmental abnormality in which the first sacral vertebra becomes fused with the fifth lumbar veterbra)  :: sacralización {f}
sacrament {n} (sacred act or ceremony)  :: sacramento {m}
sacramental {n} (an object or action which spiritually aids its faithful users)  :: sacramental {m}
Sacramento {prop} (Sacramento, the capital city of California)  :: Sacramento {m}
sacred {adj} /ˈseɪkrɪd/ (made holy)  :: sagrado, sacro
sacred baboon {n} (Papio hamadryas) SEE: hamadryas  ::
sacred cow {n} (something which cannot be tampered with)  :: vaca sagrada {f}
sacred fir {n} (Abies religiosa)  :: oyamel {m}
sacred ibis {n} (species of wading bird)  :: ibis sagrado {m}
sacredize {v} (to make sacred) SEE: sacralize  ::
sacred kingfisher {n} (tree kingfisher)  :: martín pescador sagrado {m}
sacred way {n} (spirit way) SEE: spirit way  ::
sacrificatory {adj} (of or relating to sacrifice)  :: sacrificatorio
sacrifice {n} (something sacrificed)  :: sacrificio {m}
sacrifice {v} /ˈsækɹɪfaɪs/ (to offer as a gift to a deity)  :: sacrificar
sacrifice {v} (to give away something valuable in order to gain something else of value)  :: sacrificar
sacrificial {adj} /ˈsæk.ɹɪ.fɪʃ.əl/ (relating to sacrifice)  :: sacrificial
sacrilege {n} (desecration, profanation, misuse or violation of something sacred)  :: sacrilegio {m}
sacrilegious {adj} /sæk.ɹəˈlɪdʒ.əs/ (committing sacrilege)  :: sacrílego
sacrilegiously {adv} (in a sacrilegious manner)  :: sacrílegamente
sacristan {n} (person who maintains the sacristy)  :: sacristán {m}
sacristy {n} (room in a church)  :: sacristía {f}
sacrosanct {adj} /ˈsæk.ɹoʊˌsæŋkt/ (beyond alteration, criticism, or interference, especially due to religious sanction; inviolable)  :: sacrosanto {m}
sacrum {n} (bone at the base of the spine)  :: sacro {m}
sad {adj} (dialect: soggy) SEE: soggy  ::
sad {adj} /sæd/ (feeling sorrow)  :: triste
Saïda {prop} (port city in Lebanon) SEE: Sidon  ::
sadden {v} /ˈsædən/ (make sad or unhappy)  :: apenar
saddle {n} (harness saddle on an animal)  :: silla de montar {f}, sillopín
saddle {n} /ˈsædl̩/ (seat on an animal)  :: silla (de montar) {f}, silla de montar {f}
saddle {n} (seat on a bicycle etc)  :: sillín {m}
saddle {v} (to put a saddle on)  :: ensillar
saddlebag {n} (butt sag)  :: culo caído {m}
saddlebag {n} /sædəlˈbæɡ/ (covered pouch)  :: alforja {f}
saddle blanket {n} (blanket under saddle)  :: sudadero {m}, faldón {m}, acolchado {m}
saddlecloth {n}  :: caparazón {m}
saddlemaker {n} (saddler) SEE: saddler  ::
saddle point {n} (geometry)  :: punto de silla {m}
saddler {n} (skilled trade)  :: sillero {m}, guarnicionero {m}, guarnicionera {f}
sadism {n} /seɪdɪzəm/ (enjoyment of inflicting pain)  :: sadismo
sadism {n} (sexual gratification)  :: sadomasoquismo
sadistic {adj} /səˈdɪstɪk/ (of a person)  :: sádico
sadly {adv} /ˈsadli/ (in a sad manner)  :: tristemente, con alma en pena, luctuosamente
sadly {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately  ::
sadness {n} (state/emotion)  :: tristeza {f}
sadomasochism {n} (practices of sadism and masochism collectively)  :: sadomasoquismo {m}
sad to say {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately  ::
safari {n} /səˈfɑː(ɹ).i/ (a trip into any undeveloped area)  :: safari {m}
safe {adj}  :: salvo, seguro
safe {adj} /seɪf/ (not in danger)  :: seguro, salvo
safe {n} (box in which valuables can be locked for safekeeping)  :: caja fuerte {f}, cofre {m}
safe and sound {adj} (having come to no harm)  :: sano y salvo
safe-conduct {n} (document)  :: salvoconducto {m}
safe-deposit box {n} (box for holding valuables safe)  :: caja de seguridad {f}
safeguard {n}  :: salvaguarda {f}
safeguard {v} (to escort safely)  :: resguardar
safety {n} (mechanism to prevent accidental firing)  :: seguro {m}
safety {n} /ˈseɪfti/ (condition or feeling of being safe)  :: seguridad {f}
safety belt {n} (seat belt) SEE: seat belt  ::
safety pin {n} (pin, in the form of a clasp)  :: imperdible {m}, seguro {m}
safflower {n} (plant)  :: alazor {m}
saffron {adj} (colour)  :: de azafrán
saffron {n} (colour)  :: azafrán {m}
saffron {n} (plant)  :: azafrán {m}
saffron {n} (spice)  :: azafrán {m}
saffron {v} (to add saffron to)  :: azafranar
sag {v} /sæɡ/ (sink)  :: ahondar
saga {n} (long epic story)  :: saga {f}
saga {n} /ˈsɑːɡə/ (Old Norse Icelandic prose)  :: saga {f}
sagacious {adj} /səˈɡeɪʃəs/ (having or showing keen discernment)  :: sagaz
sagaciously {adv} (in a sagacious manner)  :: sagazmente
sagacity {n} /səˈɡæsəti/ (quality of being sage)  :: sagacidad {f}, sagaz
sage {adj} (wise)  :: sabio
sage {n} (plant)  :: salvia {f}
sage {n} (wise person)  :: sabio {m}
sage grouse {n} (Centrocercus urophasianus)  :: urogallo de las artemisas {m}, gallo de salvia {m}
saggar {n} /ˈsæɡ.əɹ/ (ceramic container)  :: gaceta refractaria {f}
Sagitta {prop} (constellation)  :: Sagita
Sagittarius {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Sagitario
Sagittarius {prop} /sædʒɪˈtɛrɪəs/ (constellation)  :: Sagitario {m}
sago {n} (any of the palms from which sago is extracted)  :: sagú {m}
sago {n} (a powdered starch obtained from certain palms used as a food thickener)  :: sagú {m}
saguaro {n} (large cactus)  :: saguaro {m}
Sagunto {prop} (town in Spain)  :: Sagunto {m}
Sahara {prop} /səˈhɛərə/ (desert)  :: Sáhara {m}, Sahara {m}, Sáhara {m}
Sahrawi {n} /səˈrɑːwi/ (a person from Western Sahara)  :: saharaui {m} {f}
said {adj} (mentioned earlier)  :: dicho
said {determiner} (mentioned earlier)  :: dicho
said and done {adj} (agreed to and accomplished or finished)  :: dicho y hecho
saiga {n} (antelope)  :: saiga {m}
Saigon {prop} (Ho Chi Minh City) SEE: Ho Chi Minh City  ::
sail {n} (sailfish) SEE: sailfish  ::
sail {n} /seɪl/ (a piece of fabric attached to a boat)  :: vela {f}
sail {n} (the blade of a windmill)  :: aspa {f}
sail {n}  :: vela {f}
sail {v} (to ride in a boat, especially sailboat)  :: navegar
sailboat {n} /ˈseɪlˌboʊt/ (a boat propelled by a sail)  :: embarcación a vela {f}, velero {m}
sailing {n} /ˈseɪlɪŋ/ (motion across water)  :: navegación {f}
sailing {n} (skill to operate a vessel)  :: náutica {f}
sailing ship {n} (type of ship)  :: embarcación a vela {f}
sailor {n} /ˈseɪlɚ/ (worker on a ship)  :: marinero {m}
sailplane {n} (sailplane) SEE: glider  ::
sainfoin {n} /ˈseɪnfɔɪn/ (perennial herbs)  :: pipirigallo {m}, esparceta {f}
saint {n} ((figuratively) a person with positive qualities)  :: santo {m}, santa {f}
saint {n} /seɪnt/ (person proclaimed as saint)  :: santo {m}, santa {f}
Saint {n} /seɪnt/ (title given to a saint)  :: San {m}, Santa {f}
Saint Andrew's cross {n} (cross that has a form of two intersecting oblique bars)  :: cruz de San Andrés {f}, sotuer {m}, sautor {m}, aspa {f}, cruz aspada {f}
Saint Bernard {n} /ˈseɪnt bərˈnɑrd/ (Saint Bernard breed of Dog)  :: San Bernardo {m} {f}
Saint George {prop} (Patron saint of England and several other places)  :: San Jorge {m}
Saint Helena {prop} (island, United Kingdom overseas territory in the Atlantic Ocean)  :: Santa Helena {f}
sainthood {n} (state of being a saint)  :: santidad {f}
Saint Kitts and Nevis {prop} /seɪnt ˌkɪts ænd ˈniː.vɪs/ (a country in the Caribbean)  :: San Cristóbal y Nieves
Saint Lucia {prop} /seɪnt ˈluː.ʃə/ (country in the Caribbean)  :: Santa Lucía
Saint Lucian {adj} (Of, or pertaining to, Saint Lucia or its culture or people)  :: santalucense
Saint Lucian {n} (Someone from Saint Lucia or of Saint Lucian descent)  :: santalucense {m} {f}
Saint Mary {prop} (the mother of Jesus Christ)  :: Santa María {f}
Saint Nicholas {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus  ::
saintpaulia {n} (African violet) SEE: African violet  ::
Saint Petersburg {prop} (city)  :: San Petersburgo {m}
Saint Pierre and Miquelon {prop} (overseas territory of France)  :: San Pedro y Miquelón
Saint Valentine's Day {prop} (Saint Valentine's Day)  :: día de san Valentín {m}
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines {prop} /seɪnt ˈvɪnt.sənt ænd ðə ˌɡɹɛn.əˈdiːnz/ (country in the Caribbean)  :: San Vicente y las Granadinas
Saiva {n} (worshiper of Siva or practicer of Shaivism)  :: shivaísta
sake {n} (benefit)  :: bien {m} , gracia {f}
sake {n} (contention, strife; guilt)  :: gracia {f}
sake {n} (purpose or end; reason)  :: razón {f}, motivo {m} , gracia {f}
sake {n} /seɪk/ (cause, interest or account)  :: causa {f} , gracia {f}
sake {n} /sɑːkeɪ/ (Japanese rice wine)  :: sake
saker {n} /ˈseɪkə/ (falcon)  :: halcón sacre {m}
Sakhalin {prop} (island in Russia)  :: Sajalín {m}
Sakmarian {prop} (subdivision of the Permian period)  :: Sakmariense
sakura {n} (cherry blossom) SEE: cherry blossom  ::
sakura {n} (cherry) SEE: cherry  ::
sakura {n} (cherry tree) SEE: cherry tree  ::
salaam alaikum {interj} (Muslim greeting)  :: salam
salacious {adj}  :: salaz
salacious {adj} /səˈleɪʃəs/ (promoting sexual desire or lust)  :: salaz
salaciousness {n} (state or characteristic of being salacious)  :: salacidad {f}, lascivia {f}
salacity {n} (the state or quality of being salacious)  :: salacidad {f}
salad {n} /ˈsæləd/ (a food made primarily of a mixture of raw ingredients, typically vegetables)  :: ensalada {f}
salad bowl {n} (bowl for salad)  :: ensaladera {f}
salamander {n} (mythical creature)  :: salamandra {f}
salamander {n} /ˈsæləˌmændɚ/ (amphibian)  :: salamandra {f}
salamander {n} (small broiler)  :: salamandra {f}
Salamis {prop} (island in the Saronic Gulf)  :: Salamina {f}
salary {n} /ˈsæləɹi/ (fixed amount of money paid on monthly or annual basis)  :: salario {m}, sueldo {m}
salat {n} (Islamic prayer)  :: salat {m}
salbutamol {n} /sælˈbjuːtəmɒl/ (short-acting bronchodilator)  :: salbutamol {m}
sale {n} (sale of goods at reduced prices)  :: liquidación {f}, rebaja {f}
sale {n} /seɪl/ (exchange of goods or services for currency or credit)  :: venta {f}
saleable {adj} /seɪləbl/ (suitable for sale)  :: vendible
Salekhard {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Salejard {m}
Salerno {prop} (province)  :: Salerno
Salerno {prop} (town)  :: Salerno
salesman {n} (man whose job it is to sell things)  :: vendedor {m}
salesperson {n} (salesman or saleswoman)  :: vendedor {m}
sales pitch {n} (presentation to persuade a customer)  :: rollo publicitario
saleswoman {n} (woman whose occupation is to sell things)  :: vendedora {f}
salicylate {n} (any salt or ester of salicylic acid)  :: salicilato {m}
salicylic acid {n} (salicylic acid)  :: ácido salicílico {m}
saline {adj} /ˈseɪliːn/ (salty)  :: salino
salineness {n} (salineness) SEE: salinity  ::
salinity {n} (concentration of salt)  :: salinidad {f}
salinity {n} /seɪˈlɪnəti/ (quality of being saline)  :: salinidad {f}
salinize {v} /ˈsælɪnaɪz/ (become or render salty or saltier)  :: salinizar
saliva {n} /səˈlaɪvə/ (liquid secreted into the mouth)  :: saliva {f}
salivary {adj} /ˈsælɪˌvɛɹi/ (of or pertaining to saliva)  :: salival
salivary gland {n} (Any of exocrine glands producing saliva to break down carbohydrates in food enzymatically)  :: glándula salival {f}
salivate {v} /ˈsælɪveɪt/ (to produce saliva)  :: salivar
salivation {n} (process of producint saliva)  :: salivación {f}
sallet {n} (type of light spherical helmet)  :: celada {f}
sally {n} (willow) SEE: willow  ::
salmon {adj} (colour)  :: asalmonado, salmón
salmon {n} (colour)  :: salmón {m}
salmon {n} /ˈsɑmən/ (fish)  :: salmón {m}
salmon trout {n} (rainbow trout) SEE: rainbow trout  ::
salon {n} /səˈlɒn/ (large room)  :: salón {m}, sala {f}
saloon {n} /səˈlun/ (sedan) SEE: sedan  ::
salpinx {n} (Fallopian tube) SEE: Fallopian tube  ::
salsa {n} /ˈsɑl.sə/ (spicy tomato sauce)  :: salsa mexicana {f}, salsa picante {f}
salsatheque {n} (discotheque that only plays salsa music)  :: salsateca {f}
salt {adj} (saline)  :: salino
salt {adj} (salty)  :: salado
salt {n} (compound of an acid and a base)  :: sal {f}
salt {n} (salt marsh) SEE: salt marsh  ::
salt {n} /sɔlt/ (sodium chloride)  :: sal {f}
salt {v} (to add salt to)  :: salar
salt cellar {n} (container holding salt for use in the kitchen or on a dining table)  :: salero {m}
salt cod {n} (Cod that has been dried and salted)  :: bacalao {m}
salted {adj} (to which salt has been added)  :: salado {m}
saltgrass {n} (Distichlis spicata)  :: grama salada {f}
saltine {n} (salty cracker)  :: galleta de soda {f}
saltiness {n} (property of being, or tasting, salty)  :: salado {m}
salting {n} (act of adding bogus evidence)  :: siembra de evidencia {f}
salting {n} (act)  :: salazón {f}
salting {n} (salt marsh) SEE: salt marsh  ::
saltire {n} /ˈsæl.taɪə/ (Saint Andrew's cross) SEE: Saint Andrew's cross  ::
salt marsh {n} (marsh of saline water)  :: saladar {m}, salina {f}, marisma salina {f}
salt of the earth {n} (a decent, dependable person)  :: sal de la tierra
salt shaker {n} (a small container designed to hold salt and facilitate sprinkling)  :: salero {m}
salt water {n} (brine) SEE: brine  ::
salty {adj} (containing salt)  :: salado {m}, salada {f}
salty {adj} /ˈsɒl.ti/ (tasting of salt)  :: salado
salty dog {n} (seadog) SEE: seadog  ::
salubrious {adj} /səˈluː.bɹiː.əs/ (promoting health)  :: salubre
Saluki {n} /səˈɫuki/ (Saluki breed of dog)  :: Saluki {m}, perro real de Egipto {m}
salutary {adj} /ˈsaljʊtəɹi/ (promoting good health and physical well-being)  :: saludable, bueno
salute {n}  :: saludo {m}, venia {f}
Salvador {prop} (male given name)  :: Salvador
Salvadoran {adj} (of or pertaining to El Salvador)  :: salvadoreño
Salvadoran {n} (a person from El Salvador)  :: salvadoreño {m}
Salvadorian {adj} (Salvadoran) SEE: Salvadoran  ::
Salvadorian {n} (Salvadoran) SEE: Salvadoran  ::
salvage {n} /ˈsælvɪdʒ/ (the rescue of a ship, its crew or its cargo from a hazardous situation)  :: salvamento {m}, rescate {m}
salvage {v} (To rescue)  :: rescatar
salvation {n} /sælˈveɪʃən/ (the process of being saved (religion))  :: salvación {f}
salve {n} /sælv/ (ointment, cream or balm)  :: ungüento {m}, pomada {f}, bálsamo {m}
salvo {n} /ˈsælvoʊ/ (concentrated fire from pieces of artillery)  :: salva {f}, andanada {f}
Salzburg {prop} (capital)  :: Salzburgo
Salzburg {prop} (state)  :: Salzburgo
samara {n} (winged indehiscent fruit of trees such as the ash, elm or maple)  :: sámara {f}
Samara {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Samara
Samaritan {adj} (of or relating to Samaria or the Samaritans)  :: samaritano {m}
Samaritan {n} /səˈmaɹɪt(ə)n/ (a native or inhabitant of Samaria)  :: samaritano {m}, samaritana {f}
samarium {n} (chemical element)  :: samario {m}
Samarkand {prop} (city in Uzbekistan)  :: Samarcanda, Samarkanda
samba {n} (Brazilian ballroom dance)  :: samba {f}
same {adj} /seɪm/ (not different as regards self; identical)  :: mismo
same {adj} (similar, alike)  :: mismo
same {pron} (something similar, something of the identical type)  :: mismo {m}
same {pron} (the identical thing)  :: mismo {m}
same old story {n} (the repetition of an annoying occurrence)  :: cantaleta {f}
same-sex marriage {n} (gay marriage) SEE: gay marriage  ::
same to you {phrase} (I wish to you what you have just wished to me)  :: igualmente
Sami {prop} (any of the languages of the Sami)  :: sami
samisen {n} /ˈsæmɪsɛn/ (shamisen) SEE: shamisen  ::
samlaw {n} (pedicab) SEE: pedicab  ::
Sammarinese {adj} (of, or pertaining to, San Marino)  :: sanmarinense {m} {f}
Sammarinese {n} (someone from San Marino)  :: sanmarinense {m} {f}
Samoa {prop} /səˈmoʊ.ə/ (Independent State of Samoa)  :: Samoa
Samoan {adj} (of or pertaining to Samoa)  :: samoano {m}, samoana {f}
Samoan {n} (person)  :: samoano {m}, samoana {f}
Samogitian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to the region of Samogitia, or its people)  :: samogitiano
Samogitian {prop} (Baltic language spoken in Samogitia)  :: samogitiano
samogon {n} (moonshine) SEE: moonshine  ::
samovar {n} (metal urn with a spigot, for boiling water for making tea)  :: samovar {m}
Samoyedic {adj} (of or pertaining to these languages)  :: samoyedo
sampan {n} (Chinese boat)  :: junco {m}
samphire {n} (rock samphire)  :: hinojo marino {m}, perejil marino {m}
samphire {n} /sæm.ˈfaɪ.ə(ɹ)/ (marsh samphire)  :: salicornia {f}
sample {n} (cooking)  :: prueba {f}
sample {n} /ˈsæm.pəl/ (part taken for inspection)  :: muestra {f}, ejemplar {m}
sample {n} (statistics)  :: muestra {f}
sample {v} (to take or to test a sample or samples of)  :: samplear, muestrear
sampling {n} (process or technique of obtaining a representative sample)  :: muestreo
Samuel {prop} (male given name)  :: Samuel
samurai {n} /ˈsæm(j)əˌɹaɪ/ (feudal Japanese warrior)  :: samurái {m}
Sana'a {prop} (capital of Yemen)  :: Saná
San Antonio {prop} (Texan city)  :: San Antonio {m}
sanation {n} (act of healing or curing)  :: sanación {f}, cura {f}
sanatorium {n} (an institution that treats chronic diseases, and provides supervised recuperation and convalescence)  :: sanatorio {m}
séance {n} /ˈseɪˌɑns/ (a ceremony where people try to communicate with the spirits)  :: sesión espiritista {f}
San Cristóbal de La Laguna {prop} (city)  :: San Cristóbal de La Laguna
sanctify {v} /ˈsæŋk.tɪ.faɪ/ (to make holy)  :: santificar
sanctify {v} (to endorse)  :: santificar
sanctify {v} (to purify)  :: santificar
sanctimonious {adj} /ˌsæŋk.tɪˈmoʊ.ni.əs/ (making a show of being morally better than others, especially hypocritically)  :: mojigato, tartufo, pechoño {m}
sanction {n} (penalty, coercive measure)  :: sanción {f}, decreto {m}
sanction {n} /ˈsæŋkʃən/ (approval, by an authority, that makes something valid)  :: autorización {f}, aprobación {f}, decreto {m}
sanction {v}  :: sancionar
sanction {v} (to give authorization or approval to)  :: ratificar, autorizar, aprobar
sanction {v} (to penalize a state, especially for violating international law)  :: sancionar
sanctum sanctorum {n} (Holy of Holies)  :: sanctasanctórum {m}
sanctum sanctorum {n} (person's sanctuary)  :: sanctasanctórum {m}
sand {n} (beach)  :: playa {f}
sand {n} /sænd/ (finely ground rock)  :: arena {f}
sand {v}  :: lijar
sand {v} (to abrade with sand or sandpaper)  :: lijar
sandal {n} /sændəl/ (type of footwear)  :: sandalia {f}, chala {f} [Chile], chinela {f} [Bolivia]; (sandal with flat sole and crossed leather straps) chancleta {f}, caite {m} [Guatemala, Nicaragua], cutara {m} [Eastern Cuba], huarache {m} [Mexico]
sandal {n} (sandalwood) SEE: sandalwood  ::
sandalwood {n}  :: árbol de sándalo
sandalwood {n} /ˈsandəlwʊd/ (any of various tropical trees of the genus Santalum)  :: sándalo {m}
sandalwood {n} (the aromatic heartwood of the trees of the genus Santalum)  :: sándalo {m}
sandbag {n} (a bag filled with sand)  :: saco de arena {m}
sandbank {n} (ridge of sand)  :: banco de arena {m}
sandbathe {v} (to take a sand bath) SEE: dustbathe  ::
sandboarding {n} (activity resembling snowboarding but performed on sand)  :: sandboard {m}, sandboarding {m}
sandbox {n}  :: arenero {m}
sandbox {n} /ˈsændbɑks/ (box with sand for children)  :: arenero {m}
sandcastle {n} (a sculpture made of sand and resembling a miniature castle)  :: castillo de arena {m}
sand cat {n} (small wild cat)  :: gato de las arenas {m}, gato del desierto {m}
sand crab {n} (crab of the Hippoidea superfamily)  :: chanchito {m}, pulga del mar {f}
sand dune {n} (mound of windblown sand)  :: duna de arena {f}
sander {n} /ˈsændɚ/ (machine for sanding)  :: lijadora {f}
sanderling {n} (Calidris alba)  :: playero {m}, correlimos {m}
sandfly {n} (fly of Lutzomyia or Phlebotomus)  :: mosquito simúlido {m}, jején {m}
sandgrouse {n} /ˈsændˌɡɹaʊs/ (birds in the family Pteroclididae)  :: ganga {f}
sandhi {n} (a phonological process)  :: sandhi {m}
sandhopper {n} (sand flea) SEE: sand flea  ::
Sandinista {n} (member of the Sandinista National Liberation Fron)  :: sandinista {m-f}
sand martin {n} (bird)  :: avión zapador {m}, golondrina zapadora {f}
sandpaper {n} /ˈsændˌpeɪpɚ/ (paper coated with abrasive material)  :: lija {f}, papel de lija {m}
sandpaper {v} (to polish or grind a surface)  :: lijar
sandpiper {n} /ˈsænd.paɪpɚ/ (bird of the family Scolopacidae)  :: playero {m}, correlimos {m}
sandstone {n} /ˈsændˌstoʊn/ (sand/clay sedimentary rock)  :: arenisca {f}
sandstorm {n} (strong wind carrying clouds of sand)  :: tormenta de arena {f}
sandwich {n} (open sandwich) SEE: open sandwich  ::
sandwich {n} /ˈsæn(d)wɪtʃ/ (snack consisting of two slices of bread)  :: sándwich {m}, [Colombia, Ecuador, Puerto Rico, Venezuela] sánduche, [Argentina, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela] sánguche, emparedado {m}, [Mexico] torta {f}, [Spain] bocadillo {m}
sandy {adj} (like sand)  :: arenoso {m}
sandy {adj} /ˈsændi/ (covered with sand)  :: arenoso
sane {adj} /seɪn/ (mentally healthy)  :: cuerdo
San Francisco {prop} /ˌsæn frənˈsɪskoʊ/ (San Francisco, California city)  :: San Francisco {m}
sanguine {adj} /ˈsæŋ.ɡwɪn/ (having the colour of blood; red)  :: rojo {m}, roja {f}, sanguíneo
sanguine {adj} (warm; ardent)  :: sanguíneo
sanguine {n} (blood red colour)  :: sanguíneo
sanguinolent {adj} /sæŋˈɡwɪnələnt/ (containing or tinged with blood)  :: sangriento, sanguinolento
sanitary {adj} (of health)  :: sanitario
sanitary napkin {n} (pad of cotton or other absorbent material)  :: compresa {f} [Spain], toalla sanitaria {f} [Latin America], Modess {f} [Venezuela, colloquial], toallita {f} [Argentina, colloquial]
sanitary towel {n} (pad of cotton) SEE: sanitary napkin  ::
sanitation {n}  :: higiene {f}, saneamiento {m}
sanitize {v} (to free from microorganisms)  :: sanear
San José {prop} (A city in California, USA) SEE: San Jose  ::
San José {prop} (the capital of Costa Rica)  :: San José {m}
San Jose {prop} /ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/ (a city in California, USA)  :: San José
San Luis Potosí {prop} (state of Mexico)  :: San Luis Potosí {f}
San Marino {prop} /ˌsæn məˈɹi.noʊ/ (Republic of San Marino)  :: San Marino {m}
San Melchor Betaza {prop} (a municipality of Oaxaca, Mexico)  :: San Melchor Betaza
sans {prep} /sænz/ (without)  :: sin
San Salvador {prop} (capital of El Salvador)  :: San Salvador {m}
San Sebastián {prop} /ˌsæn ˌsɛbəsˈtjɑːn/ (coastal city of Spain)  :: San Sebastián
Sanskrit {prop} /ˈsænskɹɪt/ (language)  :: sánscrito {m}
Santa {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus  ::
Santa Claus {prop} /ˈsæn.təˌklɑz/ (fictional figure)  :: Santo Clos [Mexico], Papá Noel [Spain], Viejito Pascuero [Chile], San Nicolas
Santa Cruz de Tenerife {prop} (city)  :: Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Santa Fé {prop} (city)  :: Santa Fe
Santa Fe {prop} (capital city of New Mexico)  :: Santa Fe
Santiago {prop} (city in Chile)  :: Santiago {m}, Santiago de Chile {m}
Santiago de Chile {prop} (Santiago) SEE: Santiago  ::
Santiago de Compostela {prop} (city)  :: Santiago de Compostela {m}
Santiam berry {n} (a California blackberry and loganberry hybrid berry plant and its fruit)  :: mora santiam {f}
Santo Domingo {prop} (the capital city of the Dominican Republic)  :: Santo Domingo {m}, Santo Domingo de Guzmán {m}
Santonian {prop} (subdivision of the Late Cretaceous epoch)  :: Santoniense
saola {n} (ruminant)  :: saola {m}, buey de vu quang
sap {n} /sæp/ (juice of plant)  :: savia
sap {n} (slang: saphead)  :: simplon {m}
sap {v} (undermine)  :: zapar
sapling {n} (young tree)  :: pimpollo {m}, virgulto, arborelo, saviolo {m}
sapling {n} (youth)  :: pimpollo {m}, nene {m}, pive {m}, jovencito {m}, joven {m}, muchacho {m}, cabro {m}, chico {m}, huevón {m}
sapodilla {n} (fruit)  :: chicozapote {m} [Mexico, Guatemala], níspero {m} [Colombia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela]
sapodilla {n} (tree)  :: chicozapote {m} [Mexico, Guatemala], níspero {m} [Colombia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela]
saponify {v} (to convert into soap)  :: saponificar
saponin {n} (steroid glycoside)  :: saponina {f}
sapper {n} (one who saps; combat engineer)  :: zapador {m}
Sapphic {adj} /ˈsæf.ɪk/ (relating to the Greek poetess Sappho or her poetry)  :: sáfico, lesbio
Sapphic {adj} (sapphic) SEE: sapphic  ::
sapphire {n} (corundum)  :: zafiro {m}
sapphire {n} /ˈsæf.aɪ.ə(ɹ)/ (gem)  :: zafiro {m}
sapphism {n} /ˈsæf.ɪzm̩/ (lesbianism)  :: safismo
Sappho {prop} (Greek female name)  :: Safo
Sapporo {prop} (a city of Japan)  :: Sapporo {m}
saprophyte {n} /ˈsæprəʊfaɪt/ (organism that lives on dead organic matter)  :: saprofito {m}, saprofita {f}
saprophytic {adj} (Relating to saprophytes)  :: saprofito
sapsucker {n} /ˈsæpˌsʌkər/ (Sphyrapicus)  :: chupasavia {m}
sapwood {n} /ˈsapwʊd/ (wood just under the bark)  :: albura {f}, alburno {m}
Sara {prop} /ˈsæɹə/ (female given name) SEE: Sarah  ::
Saragossan {adj} (from Saragossa)  :: zaragozano {m}, zaragozana {f}
Saragossan {n} (someone from Saragossa)  :: zaragozano {m}, zaragozana {f}
Sarah {prop} /ˈsærə/ (given name from Hebrew)  :: Sara
Sarai {prop} (female given name)  :: Sarai
Sarajevan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to, Sarajevo)  :: sarajevita
Sarajevan {n} (someone from Sarajevo)  :: sarajevita {m}
Saratov {prop} (city)  :: Sarátov {m}
sarcasm {n} /ˈsɑːkæzəm/ (derision, facetiousness)  :: sarcasmo
sarcastic {adj} (Having the personality trait of expressing sarcasm)  :: sarcástico
sarcastic {adj} /sɑːˈkæstik/ (Containing sarcasm)  :: sarcástico
sarcastically {adv} (in a sarcastic manner)  :: sarcásticamente
sarcoma {n} (type of malignant tumor)  :: sarcoma {m}
sarcomere {n} /ˈsɑɹ.koʊˌmɪɹ/ (contractile unit in a striated muscle's myofibril)  :: sarcómero {m}
sarcophagus {n} (coffin)  :: sarcófago {m}
sardine {n} (fish)  :: sardina {f}
Sardinia {prop} (island of Italy)  :: Cerdeña {f}
Sardinian {adj} (relating to Sardinia)  :: sardo
Sardinian {n} (person from Sardinia)  :: sardo {m}, sarda {f}
Sardinian {prop} (language)  :: sardo {m}
sardonic {adj} /sɑɹˈdɑːnɪk/ (scornfully mocking)  :: sardónico {m}
sardonically {adv} (in a sardonic manner)  :: sardónicamente
Sargon {prop} (emperor)  :: Sargón {m}
sari {n} /ˈsɑː.ɹi/ (cloth)  :: sari {m}
sarin {n} (neurotoxin)  :: sarín {m}
Sarkozy {prop} (surname)  :: Sarkozy, Sarcosí
sarmentose {n} (monosaccharide)  :: sarmentosa {f}
sarong {n} /səˈɹɔːŋ/ (garment made of printed cloth wrapped about the waist)  :: sarong {m}, pareo {m}
SARS {prop} (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome)  :: SRAS {m}
sarsaparilla {n} /ˌsæspəˈrɪlə/ (vine of the genus Smilax)  :: zarzaparrilla {f}
sartorial {adj} /sɑɹˈtɔɹ.i.əl/ (of or relating to tailoring or clothing)  :: sartorial
sartorius {n} /sɑːˈtɔː(ɹ).i.ʌs/ (anatomy: a muscle)  :: sartorio {m}
sash {n} (decorative length of cloth)  :: banda {f}, faja {f}
sashimi {n} /saʃɪmɪ/ (dish of slices of raw fish or meat)  :: sashimi
Saskatchewan {prop} /səˈskætʃ.əˌwɑːn/ (Province in western Canada)  :: Saskatchewan {m}
sasquatch {n} /ˈsæskwɒtʃ/ (a hairy humanoid creature)  :: Sascuache {m}
sass {n} /sæs/ (backtalk,sarcasm,cheek)  :: descaro
sassafras {n} (dried bark of the sassafras tree)  :: sasafrás {m}
sassafras {n} /ˈsasəfɹas/ (tree of the species Sassafras)  :: sasafrás {m}
sassy {adj} (bold and spirited; cheeky)  :: descarado
sassy {adj}  :: fresco
sassy {adj} (impudent)  :: insolente
sassy {adj} (lively)  :: vivaz, vivo, animado
sassy {adj} (vigorous)  :: vigoroso
Satan {prop} /ˈseɪtən/ (the Devil)  :: Satanás {m}, Satán {m}
satanic {adj} /seɪˈtænɪk/ (relating to Satan)  :: satánico
satanical {adj} (satanic) SEE: satanic  ::
Satanism {n} (a religion founded by Anton Szandor LaVey)  :: satanismo {m}
Satanism {n} /ˈseɪtənɪzm/ (devil worship)  :: satanismo {m}
satay {n} /sæˈteɪ/ (dish)  :: satay {m}
satchel {n} /ˈsætʃəl/ (bag or case with one or two shoulder straps)  :: mochila {f}
sate {v} /seɪt/ (To satisfy; fill up)  :: saciar
satellite {n} /ˈsætəlaɪt/ (man-made apparatus designed to be placed in orbit around a celestial body)  :: satélite {m}
satellite dish {n} (parabolic antenna)  :: antena parabólica {f}
satiate {v} (satisfy)  :: saciar
satiate {v} (satisfy to excess)  :: saciar
satiety {n} /səˈtaɪ.ə.ti/ (state of being perfectly satiated)  :: saciedad {f}
satin {n} (cloth with a glossy surface and a dull back)  :: satén {m}
satire {n} (literary technique)  :: sátira {f}
satiric {adj} (satirical) SEE: satirical  ::
satirical {adj} (of or pertaining to satire)  :: satírico
satirically {adv} (in a satiric manner)  :: satíricamente
satisfaction {n} /sætɪsˈfækʃən/ (fulfillment of a need or desire)  :: satisfacción
satisfaction {n}  :: satisfacción {f}
satisfactorily {adv} (in satisfactory manner)  :: satisfactoriamente
satisfactory {adj} (adequate or sufficient)  :: satisfactorio
satisfied {adj} /ˈsætɪsfaɪd/ (in a state of satisfaction)  :: satisfecho {m}
satisfy {v} /ˈsætɪsfaɪ/ (to meet needs, to fulfill)  :: satisfacer
satisfying {adj} (that satisfies)  :: satisfactorio
satrap {n} /ˈseɪtræp/ (governor of a Persian province)  :: sátrapa {m}
saturate {v} (to become penetrated or soaked)  :: empapar
saturate {v} (to cause a substance to become inert by chemical combination with all that it can hold)  :: saturar
saturation {n} (chemistry: state of a saturated solution)  :: saturación {f}
saturation {n} (the act of saturating or the process of being saturated)  :: saturación {f}
saturation {n} (vividness of color)  :: saturación {f}, pureza {f}
Saturday {n} /ˈsætɚdi/ (day of the week)  :: sábado {m}
Saturn {prop} (planet)  :: Saturno {m}
Saturn {prop} /ˈsæ.tɝn/ (god)  :: Saturno {m}
saturnal {adj} (Of or pertaining to Saturn)  :: saturnal
saturnine {adj} /ˈsætəˌnaɪn/ (gloomy, depressed, dull)  :: saturnino {m}, saturnina {f}
saturnism {n} (lead poisoning) SEE: plumbism  ::
satyr {n} /sæt.ə(ɹ)/ (Greek mythology)  :: sátiro {m}
satyriasis {n} (uncontrollable sexual desire)  :: satiriasis {f}
sauce {n} (booze)  :: [Mexico] chupe {m}
sauce {n} /sɔs]/ (liquid condiment)  :: salsa {f}
saucepan {n} (deep cooking vessel)  :: cacerola {f}
saucer {n} /ˈsɔ.səɹ/ (small dish)  :: platillo {m}
Saudi {adj} (pertaining to Saudi Arabia)  :: saudí {m} {f}, saudita {m} {f}
Saudi {n} (person from Saudi Arabia)  :: saudí {m} {f}, saudita {m} {f}
Saudi Arabia {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Arabia Saudí {f}, Arabia Saudita {f}
Saudi Arabian {adj} (pertaining to Saudi Arabia)  :: saudí {m} {f}
Saudi Arabian {n} (person from Saudi Arabia)  :: saudí {m} {f}
sauerkraut {n} (a dish made by fermenting finely chopped cabbage)  :: chucrut {m}
Saul {prop} (male given name)  :: Saúl
Saul {prop} (original name of Paul)  :: Saulo
Saul {prop} /sɔːl/ (first king of Israel)  :: Saúl
sauna {n} /ˈsɔː.nə/ (sauna room or house)  :: sauna {m} {f}
sauna {v} (to use a sauna)  :: sauna {f}
saunter {n} (a leisurely walk or stroll)  :: paseo {m}
saunter {v} /ˈsɔntɚ/ (stroll or walk at a leisurely pace)  :: pasear
-saurus {suffix} (Denoting something having the qualities of a dinosaur)  :: -saurio {m}
sausage {n}  :: embutido {m}, chorizo
sausage {n} (sausage-shaped thing)  :: salchicha {f}
sausage {n} (small, uncooked)  :: salchicha {f}
sausage {n} /ˈsɔsɪd͡ʒ/ (for slicing)  :: embutido {m}, salchicha {f}, salchichón {m}
savage {adj} (Barbaric, not civilized)  :: salvaje
savage {adj} (Brutal, vicious or merciless)  :: salvaje
savage {adj} /ˈsævɪdʒ/ (Wild, not cultivated)  :: salvaje
savanna {n} (tropical grassland with scattered trees)  :: sabana {f}
savannah {n} /səˈvænə/ (savanna) SEE: savanna  ::
save {n} /seɪv/ (block that prevents an opponent from scoring)  :: parada {f}
save {prep} (except, with the exception of)  :: salvo, excepto
save {v} (accumulate money)  :: ahorrar
save {v} (economize)  :: ahorrar
save {v} (redeem or protect someone from eternal damnation)  :: redimir
save {v} (store for future use)  :: ahorrar, guardar, reservar
save {v} (to help someone to survive)  :: salvar, rescatar
save {v} (to write a file to a disk)  :: archivar, guardar, salvar
saving {n} /ˈseɪvɪŋ/ (something that is saved)  :: ahorros {m-p}
savings bank {n} (financial institution)  :: caja de ahorros {f}
savior {n} (a person who rescues another from harm)  :: salvador {m}
saviour sibling {n} (child with compatible tissue to treat a sick brother or sister)  :: bebé medicamento {m}
savor {v}  :: saborear
savory {adj} (Salty or non-sweet)  :: salado, de sal
savory {adj} /ˈseɪvəri/ (Tasty, attractive to the palate)  :: sabroso, apetitoso
savory {n} (herb of genus Satureja)  :: ajedrea {f}
savour {v} (savour) SEE: savor  ::
Savoy {n} (Savoy cabbage) SEE: Savoy cabbage  ::
savvy {adj} /ˈsæ.vi/ (well-informed and perceptive)  :: sabio
saw {n} (musical saw) SEE: musical saw  ::
saw {n} (sawtooth wave) SEE: sawtooth  ::
saw {n} (saying or proverb)  :: proverbio {m}, refrán {m}, dicho {m}
saw {n} /sɔ/ (tool)  :: sierra {f}
saw {v} (cut with a saw)  :: serrar
sawbones {n} (surgeon)  :: matasanos {m}
sawdust {n} (dust created by sawing)  :: serrín {m}, aserrín {m}
sawhorse {n} (a device used to temporarily raise and support pieces of material)  :: burro {m}
sawm {n} (fasting, abstention)  :: sawm {m}
sawmill {n} (machine, building or company)  :: aserradero {m}
sawtooth {n} (sawtooth wave) SEE: sawtooth wave  ::
saxifrage {n} (plant)  :: saxifraga {f}
Saxon {adj} (of Saxons, Saxony or Saxon language)  :: sajón
Saxon {n} (native or inhabitant of Saxony)  :: sajón {m}, sajona {f}
Saxon {n} /sæksən/ (member of Saxon tribe)  :: sajón {m}
Saxony {prop} /ˈsæksəni/ (state)  :: Sajonia
saxophone {n} /ˈsæksəfoʊn/ (a musical instrument of the woodwind family)  :: saxofón {m}, saxófono {m}
saxophonist {n} /ˌsækˈsɑ.fəˌnɪst/ (person who plays or practices with the saxophone)  :: saxofonista {m} {f}
say {v} (imperative: let's say)  :: digamos
say {v} /seɪ/ (to pronounce)  :: decir
say {v} (to communicate verbally or in writing)  :: decir
say {v} (to have a common expression)  :: se dice
say {v} (to indicate in a written form)  :: decir
say cheese {v}  :: di patata
say goodbye {v} (wish someone farewell upon their leaving)  :: despedirse
say grace {v} (say a prayer of thanks)  :: bendecir la mesa, dar gracias
saying {n} /ˈseɪɪŋ/ (proverb or maxim)  :: dicho {m}, proverbio {m}, refrán {m}
scab {n} (mange) SEE: mange  ::
scab {n} (scabies) SEE: scabies  ::
scab {n} /skæb/ (incrustation over a wound)  :: costra {f}, postilla {f}, grano {m}
scab {n} (strikebreaker) SEE: strikebreaker  ::
scabbard {n} /ˈskæbɚd/ (the sheath of a sword)  :: vaina {f}
scabies {n} /ˈskei.biz/ (an infestation of parasitic mites, Sarcoptes scabiei)  :: sarna {f}
scaffold {n} (platform for executions)  :: horca, patíbulo, cadalso
scaffold {n} /ˈskæfl ̩d/ (structure made of scaffolding, for workers to stand on while working on a building)  :: andamio
scaffolding {n} (system of tubes or poles used to support people and material)  :: andamiaje, andamio
scalability {n} (property of being scalable)  :: escalabilidad {f}
scalable {adj} (able to be changed in scale; resizeable)  :: escalable
scalable {adj} (capable of being climbed)  :: escalable
scalar {adj} (having magnitude)  :: escalar
scalar {n} (quantity with magnitude)  :: escalar {m}
scald {n} (burn with hot liquid)  :: quemadura {f}, escaldadura {f}
scald {v} /skɑld/ (to burn with hot fluid)  :: quemar, escaldar
scald {v} (to heat almost to boiling)  :: escaldar
scale {n} (assigning a magnitude)  :: escala {f}
scale {n} (device)  :: balanza {f}
scale {n} (dish of a balance)  :: platillo {m}
scale {n} (keratin pieces covering the skin of certain animals)  :: escama {f}
scale {n} (limescale) SEE: limescale  ::
scale {n} (ratio of distances)  :: escala {f}
scale {n} (series of notes)  :: escala {f}, gama {f}
scale {n} (size or scope)  :: escala {f}
scale {n} /skeɪl/ (ordered numerical sequence)  :: escala {f}
scale {v} (remove the scales of)  :: escamar
scale {v} (to climb)  :: escalar
scale model {n} (three-dimensional copy or representation of something)  :: maqueta
scalene {adj} (sides of different lengths)  :: escaleno
scales {n} /skeɪlz/ (device for weighing goods for sale)  :: báscula {f}, balanza {f}
scalesia {n} (tree found in the Galápagos)  :: escalesia {f}, lechoso {m}
scallion {n} /ˈskæ.lɪ.ən]/ (Allium fistulosum)  :: escalonia
scallop {n} /ˈskæləp/ (mollusc)  :: vieira {f}; venera {f}, concha de peregrino {f}
scalp {n} (bed of shellfish) SEE: scaup  ::
scalp {n} /skælp/ (part of head where the hair grows)  :: cuero cabelludo {m}
scalp {v} (to remove part of the head)  :: descabellar
scalpel {n} /ˈskælpəl/ (small straight knife)  :: escalpelo {m}, bisturí
scalper {n} (one who sells tickets unofficially)  :: revendedor {m}, revendedora {f}
scaly {adj} (resembling scales, laminae, or layers)  :: escuamiforme
scaly {adj} /ˈskeɪli/ (covered or abounding with scales; as, a scaly fish)  :: escamoso
scaly anteater {n} (pangolin) SEE: pangolin  ::
scam {n} /skæm/ (fraudulent deal)  :: estafa {f}, timo {m} (colloquial)
scam {v} (to defraud or embezzle)  :: estafar, timar
scamper {v} /ˈskæmpɚ/ (To run quickly and lightly, especially in a playful manner or in an undignified manner)  :: corretear
scan {v} (create a digital copy of an image using a scanner)  :: escanear
scan {v} (form a poetic metre)  :: escandir
scan {v} /skæn/ (examine sequentially)  :: escrutar
scandal {n} /ˈskændəl/ (incident that brings disgrace)  :: escándalo {m}
scandalous {adj} /ˈskændələs/ (wrong, immoral, causing a scandal)  :: escandaloso {m}
Scandinavia {prop} (Scandinavian Peninsula) SEE: Scandinavian Peninsula  ::
Scandinavia {prop} /skændɪˈneɪviə/ (Denmark, Norway, and Sweden)  :: Escandinavia {f}
Scandinavian {adj} (of Scandinavia)  :: escandinavo
Scandinavian {n} /ˌskændɪˈneɪviən/ (someone from Scandinavia)  :: escandinavo {m}
Scandinavian Peninsula {prop} (peninsula in Northern Europe, see also: Scandinavia)  :: Escandinavia {f}
scandium {n} /ˈskændiəm/ (chemical element)  :: escandio {m}
Scania {prop} /ˈskæniə/ (region of Sweden occupying the southernmost tip of the Scandinavian peninsula)  :: Escania
scanlation {n} (the process of scanlation)  :: scanlation {f}
scanner {n} (device which scans documents)  :: escáner {m}
scanner {n}  :: explorador {m}
scapegoat {n} /ˈskeɪpˌɡoʊt/ (a goat imbued with the sins of the people)  :: chivo expiatorio {m}
scapegoat {n} (someone punished for someone else's error(s))  :: cabeza de turco {f}, chivo expiatorio {m}
scaphoid {n} (scaphoid bone) SEE: scaphoid bone  ::
scapula {n} (large flat bone) SEE: shoulder blade  ::
scapular {n} /ˈskapjʊlə/ (a short cloak with an embroidered image of a saint)  :: escapulario {m}
scar {n} /skɑɹ]/ (a permanent mark on the skin sometimes caused by the healing of a wound)  :: cicatriz {f}, alforza {f}
scar {v} (to mark the skin permanently)  :: cicatrizarse
scarab {n} (symbol)  :: escarabeo {m}
scarce {adj} /ˈskɛɚs/  :: escaso
scarcely {adv} (by a small margin)  :: apenas
scarcely {adv} /ˈskɛɹsli/ (almost not)  :: apenas, difícilmente
scarcity {n} (an inadequate amount of something; a shortage)  :: carestía {f}
scarcity {n} (the condition of something being scarce or deficient)  :: escasez
scare {n} (minor fright)  :: susto {m}
scare {v} (to frighten)  :: asustar, atemorizar, espantar
scarecrow {n} /ˈsker.kroʊ/ (an effigy made to scare the birds away)  :: espantapájaros {m}
scared {adj} /skɛɹd/ (afraid, frightened)  :: asustado
scared shitless {adj} (terrified) SEE: scared stiff  ::
scare quote {n} (quotation mark used to provoke reaction)  :: cita de miedo {f}
scarf {n} (headscarf) SEE: headscarf  ::
scarf {n} /skɑː(ɹ)f/ (long garment worn around the neck)  :: bufanda {f}
scarlatina {n} (scarlet fever) SEE: scarlet fever  ::
scarlet {adj} (colour)  :: escarlata {m} {f}
scarlet {n} (cloth)  :: escarlata {f}, escarlatina {f}
scarlet {n} (colour)  :: escarlata {f}
scarlet fever {n} (streptococcal infection)  :: escarlatina {f}
scary {adj} /ˈskeəɹi/ (causing, or able to cause, fright)  :: alarmante
scathe {n} (harm; damage; injury; hurt; misfortune)  :: daño {m}, herida {f}, infortunio {m}
scathe {v} /skeɪð/ (injure)  :: herir
scathing {adj} (harshly or bitterly critical)  :: acre
scatter {v} (physics: to deflect)  :: desviar
scatter {v} /ˈskætɚ/ (to cause to separate)  :: dispersar
scatter {v} (to disperse)  :: dispersar
scatter {v} (to distribute loosely)  :: esparcir
scatterbrain {n} (flighty, disorganized or forgetful person.)  :: chorlito {m}, alocado {m}, atolondrado {m}, pajarón {m}
scatterbrained {adj} (absent-minded) SEE: absent-minded  ::
scattered {adj} /ˈskætɚd/ (Randomly distributed)  :: desperdigado, disperso, esparsido {m}
scaup {n}  :: porrón {m}
scavenge {v} /ˈskæv.ɪndʒ/  :: carroñear {f}
scavenger {n} (animal feeding on decaying matter)  :: carroñero {m}, carroñera {f}
scavenger {n} /ˈskæv.ən.dʒə(ɹ)/ (street sweeper)  :: barrendero {m}, barrendera {f}
scavenger {n} (Someone who scavenges, especially one who searches through rubbish for food or useful things)  :: reciclador {m}, reciclador de base {m}, [Mexico, Central America] pepenador {m}, [Chile, Argentina] cartonero {m}, [Venezuela, Argentina] excavador {m}, [Caribbean, Central America] buzo {m}
scenario {n}  :: escenario {m}
scenario {n} /sɪˈnɛəɹioʊ/ (outline of the plot of a dramatic or literary work)  :: escenario {m}
scene {n} (exhibition of passionate or strong feeling before others)  :: escena {f}
scene {n} (landscape, scenery) SEE: scenery  ::
scene {n} (place, time, circumstance, etc., in which anything occurs)  :: escenario {m}
scene {n} /siːn/ (the location of an event that attracts attention)  :: escena {f}
scene {n} (subdivision of an act)  :: escena {f}
scene {n} ((theater) the stage) SEE: stage  ::
scenery {n} /ˈsiːnəɹi/ (view, natural features, landscape)  :: paisaje {m}
scenery {n} (stage backdrops, property and other items on a stage that give the impression of the location of the scene)  :: decorado {m}
scenic {adj} (having beautiful scenery)  :: escénico
scent {n}  :: olor {m}
scent {n} (perfume)  :: fragancia {f}
scent {n} (sense of smell)  :: olfato {m}
scent {n} /sɛnt/ (distinctive odour or smell)  :: esencia {f}
sceptic {n} (sceptic) SEE: skeptic  ::
scepticist {n} (A skeptic.)  :: escepticista
sceptre {n} (ornamental staff)  :: cetro {m}
schadenfreude {n} /ˈʃaːdn̩ˌfʀɔɪ̯də/ (malicious enjoyment derived from observing someone else's misfortune)  :: alegría maligna {f}, satisfacción malévola {f}, regodeo morboso {m}, alegría de mal ajeno {f}
schedule {n} /ˈskɛ.dʒʊ(ə)l/ (time-based plan of events)  :: horario, itinerario {m}
schedule {v} (To plan an activity at a specific date or time)  :: programar
Scheherazade {prop} /ʃəˌherəˈzɑːd/ (a female name)  :: Scheherezade {f}
Scheldt {prop} /ʃɛlt/ (river)  :: Escalda {m}
schematic {adj} (relating to a schema)  :: esquemático
schematic {adj} /skɪˈmætɪk/ (sketchy, incomplete)  :: esquemático
schematically {adv} (in the manner of a schematic)  :: esquemáticamente
schematize {v} /ˈskiːmətaiz/ (organize according to a scheme)  :: esquematizar
scheme {n} (chart or diagram)  :: esquema {m}
scheme {n}  :: esquema {m}
scheme {n} (orderly combination of related parts)  :: esquema {m}
scheme {n} /skiːm/ (secret, devious plan)  :: ardid {m}, artimaña {f}, maquinación {f}, estratagema {f}, treta {f}, intriga {f}
schilling {n} (old currency of Austria)  :: chelín {m}
schism {n} (division within a religious body)  :: cisma {m}
schism {n} /ˈskɪzəm/ (split, division, separation, discord)  :: cisma {m}
schism {n} (split within Christianity)  :: cisma {m}
schist {n} /ʃɪst/ (crystalline foliated rock)  :: esquisto {m}
schistosomiasis {n} (various diseases)  :: esquistosomiasis {f}
schistous {adj} (schistose) SEE: schistose  ::
schizoaffective {adj} (combining symptoms of schizophrenia with those of bipolar disorder)  :: esquizoafectivo {m}, esquizoafectiva {f}
schizocarp {n} (dry fruit)  :: esquizocarpo {m}
schizophrenia {n} /skɪt.sə.ˈfrɛn.i.ə/ (illness)  :: esquizofrenia {f}
schizophrenic {adj} (of a person: afflicted with schizophrenia)  :: esquizofrénico
schizophrenic {adj} (of or pertaining to schizophrenia)  :: esquizofrénico
schizophrenic {n} (a person suffering from schizophrenia)  :: esquizofrénico {m}
Schlemm's canal {n} (channel in the eye)  :: canal de Schlemm {m}
Schleswig-Holstein {prop} (state)  :: Schleswig-Holstein
schmo {n} (schmuck) SEE: schmuck  ::
schnitzel {n} (a meat dish)  :: schnitzel {m}
schnoz {n} (schnozzle) SEE: schnozzle  ::
schnoz {n} (schnozzle) SEE: schnozzle  ::
schnozzle {n} (slang: human nose)  :: hocico {m}
scholar {n} (learned person)  :: erudito {m}, docto {m}, sabio {m}
scholar {n} /ˈskɑlɚ/ (specialist in a particular branch of knowledge)  :: erudito {m}, especialista, estudioso {m}, docto {m}, sabio {m}
scholarliness {n} (state or condition of being scholarly)  :: estudiosidad
scholarly {adj} (relating to scholars or scholarship)  :: erudito, universitario
scholarship {n} (knowledge)  :: erudición {f}, sabiduría {f}
scholarship {n} /ˈskɑːləɹʃɪp/ (study allowance)  :: beca {f}
scholar's mate {n} (checkmate which occurs after the moves 1.e4 e5 2.Qh5 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Qxf7#)  :: mate del pastor {m}
scholasticism {n} /skəˈlæstɪˌsɪzəm/ (school of philosophy)  :: escolástica
school {n} (a department/institute at a college or university)  :: facultad {f}
school {n} (an institution dedicated to teaching and learning before college or university)  :: escuela {f}
school {n} (an institution dedicated to teaching and learning)  :: escuela {f}
school {n} (a particular doctrine)  :: escuela {f}
school {n} (college or university)  :: universidad {f}, facultad {f}
school {n} /skuːl/ (a group of fish etc.)  :: cardumen {m}, banco de peces
school {v} (educate, teach, or train)  :: educar, escolarizar
school bus {n} (transport for schoolchildren)  :: autobús escolar {m}
schoolchild {n} /ˈsku.əltʃaɪld/ (young person attending school or of an age to attend school)  :: escolar {m} {f}, (boy, or unspecified sex) alumno {m}, (girl) alumna {f}, colegiala {f}
school crossing attendant {n} (crossing attendant) SEE: crossing guard, lollipop man, lollipop lady  ::
schoolie {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher  ::
schoolmate {n} (person who attended school with the subject)  :: condiscípulo {m}, condiscípula {f}, compañero de clase {m}
school shark {n} (Galeorhinus galeus)  :: cazón {m}, tiburón vitamínico {m}
school sores {n} (impetigo) SEE: impetigo  ::
schoolteacher {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher  ::
schooner {n} /skuːnə(ɹ)/ (sailing ship)  :: goleta {f}, escuna {f}
Schrödinger's cat {prop} (thought experiment)  :: gato de Schrödinger {m}
schwa {n} /ʃwɑː/ (schwa)  :: schwa {m}
sciatic nerve {n} (large nerve)  :: nervio ciático {m}
science {n} (knowledge gained through study or practice)  :: conocimiento {m}
science {n} (particular discipline or branch of learning)  :: ciencia {f}
science {n} /ˈsaɪəns/ (collective discipline of learning acquired through the scientific method)  :: ciencia {f}
science center {n} (location where science is exhibited)  :: centro de ciencias
science fiction {n} /ˈsaɪəns fɪkʃən/ (fiction)  :: ciencia ficción {f}
scientific {adj} /ˌsaɪənˈtɪfɪk/ (of or having to do with science)  :: científico
scientifically {adv} (from a scientific perspective)  :: científicamente
scientifically {adv} (in a scientific manner)  :: científicamente
scientifically {adv} (methodically) SEE: methodically  ::
scientifically {adv} (using science or methods of science)  :: científicamente
scientifically {adv} (with regard to science)  :: científicamente
scientificity {n} (quality or state of being scientific)  :: cientificidad {f}
scientific method {n} (method of discovering knowledge)  :: método científico {m}
scientific name {n} (formal name)  :: nombre científico {m}
scientific notation {n} (alternative format)  :: notación científica {f}
scientific notation {n} (standard format)  :: notación científica {f}, notación índice estándar {f}
scientist {n} (one whose activities make use of scientific method)  :: científico {m}, cientificesa {f}, científice {m}
scientocracy {n} (members of an elite community of scientists)  :: cienciocracia
Scientology {prop} (belief system developed by L. Ron Hubbard)  :: cienciología {f}
scimitar {n} /ˈsɪmɪtɑːɹ/ (sword with curved blade)  :: cimitarra {f}
scion {n} ((detached) shoot or twig)  :: vástago, púa, hijuelo {m}
scion {n} (heir to a throne)  :: heredero
scion {n} /ˈsaɪ.ən/ (descendant)  :: descendiente
scissor {n} (one blade on a pair of scissors)  :: tijera {f}
scissoring {n} (lesbian sex)  :: tribadismo
scissors {n} /ˈsɪzɚz/ (tool used for cutting)  :: tijera {f}
scleroderma {n} (disease)  :: esclerodermia {f}
sclerosis {n} (abnormal hardening of body tissues)  :: esclerosis {f}
scoff {v} /skɔːf/ (to jeer; laugh at with contempt and derision)  :: burlarse
scold {n} /skoʊld/ (person who scolds, particularly a woman)  :: regañar
scold {v} (rebuke) SEE: rebuke  ::
scold {v}  :: regañar, retar, reñir
scoliosis {n} (condition in which there is abnormal lateral curvature of the spine)  :: escoliosis {f}
scoop {n} (amount held by a scoop)  :: cucharazo {m}, cucharada {f}
scoop {n} (news learned and reported before anyone else)  :: primicia {m}, chiva {f} [Colombia], tubazo {m} [Venezuela]
scoop {n} /skuːp/ (any cup- or bowl-shaped object)  :: cucharón {m}
scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle)  :: patineta {f}, monopatín {m}, patín del diablo {m}
scooter {n} (motor-scooter)  :: scooter {m}
scope {n} (device used in aiming a projectile)  :: mira {f}
scope {n} (scope of an identifier)  :: alcance, ámbito {m}
scope {n} /ˈskəʊp/ (breadth, depth or reach of a subject; a domain)  :: ámbito {m}
-scope {suffix} (suffix to name viewing instruments)  :: -scopio {m}
scorch {v} /skɔɹtʃ/ (to burn the surface of something so as to discolour it)  :: chamuscar
score {n} (musical composition in a format indicating how the composition is to be played)  :: partitura {f}
score {n} /skɔɹ/ (number of points earned)  :: tantos {m-p}, [Latin America] puntaje {m}, puntuación {f}
score {n} (twenty, see also: twenty)  :: veintena {f}
score {v} (intransitive: to earn points in a game)  :: anotar, puntuar
score {v} (transitive: to earn points in a game)  :: anotar
score off {v} (to gain an advantage on somebody)  :: aplastar, dominar, humillar, mortificar, señorear, poder más que, joder
score off {v} (to scratch somebody out of a list or a group)  :: borrar, tachar, rayar, echar fuera, botar, mandar al carajo, mandar a la mierda, cancelar
scorer {n} (scorekeeper) SEE: scorekeeper  ::
scorn {n} (contempt, disdain)  :: desprecio {m}, desdén {m}, escarnio
scorn {v} /skɔɹn/ (to feel contempt or disdain for something or somebody)  :: despreciar {m}, desdeñar, menospreciar, escarnir
scorn {v} (to reject)  :: rechazar, escarnir
scorn {v} (to scoff or express contempt)  :: escarnir
scornful {adj} (showing scorn or disrespect; contemptuous)  :: despreciativo
Scorpio {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Escorpio
Scorpio {prop} /ˈskɔːrpɪoʊ/ (constellation) SEE: Scorpius  ::
scorpion {n} /ˈskɔːpɪən/ (any of various arachnids of the order Scorpiones)  :: escorpión {m}, alacrán {m}
scorpionfish {n} (fish)  :: pez escorpión {m}
Scorpius {prop} (astrological sign) SEE: Scorpio  ::
Scorpius {prop} /ˈskɔːrpɪəs/ (constellation)  :: Escorpión {m}
scorzonera {n} (black salsify) SEE: black salsify  ::
Scot {n} /ˈskɑt/ (a person born in or native to Scotland)  :: escocés {m}, escocesa {f}
Scotch crow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow  ::
Scotch hands {n} (butter beaters)  :: manos escocesas
Scotch tape {prop} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
scoter {n} /ˈskəʊtə/ (bird)  :: negrón {m}, negreta {f}
scotfree {adv} (scot-free) SEE: scot-free  ::
scot-free {adv} /ˌskɑtˈfri/ (free of scot; free of tax)  :: desgravado,
Scotland {prop} /ˈskɑt.lənd/ (country in northwest Europe to the north of England)  :: Escocia {f}
Scots {prop} /skɒts/ (Lowland Scots language)  :: escocés {m}
Scots Gaelic {prop} (Scottish Gaelic) SEE: Scottish Gaelic  ::
Scotsman {n} /ˈskɑts.mən/ (a man from Scotland)  :: escocés {m}, escocesa {f}
Scotswoman {n} (a woman from Scotland)  :: escocesa {f}
Scottish {adj} (of a thing or concept)  :: escocés
Scottish {adj} /ˈskɑtɪʃ/ (of a person)  :: escocés {m}, escocesa {f}
Scottish {prop} (the people of Scotland)  :: escocés {m}, escocesa {f}
Scottish Deerhound {n} (Scottish Deerhound)  :: lebrel escocés {m}
Scottish Gaelic {prop} (The Gaelic language of Scotland)  :: gaélico escocés {m}
scoundrel {n} /ˈskaʊ̯ndɹəl/ (villain)  :: bribón {m}, canalla {m} {f}, bellaco {m}, villano {m}
scourge {n} (a persistent pest, illness, or source of trouble)  :: azote {m}
scourge {n} (a whip often of leather)  :: flagelo {m}
scourge {v} (to strike with a scourge)  :: azotar, escoriare
scouring pad {n} (abrasive pad) SEE: scourer  ::
scouting {n} /ˈskaʊtɪŋ/  :: escultismo {m}
scowl {n} /skaʊl/ (wrinkling of the brows or face)  :: ceño {m}
scowl {v} (to wrinkle the brows)  :: fruncir el ceño {m}
scrabble {v} (to scribble) SEE: scribble  ::
Scrabble {prop} (board game with interlocking words)  :: Scrabble
scram {v} /skɹæm/ (go away)  :: irse, retirarse, marcharse
scramble {v} /ˈskɹæmbl̩/ (to move hurriedly to a location using all limbs against a surface)  :: gatear
scramble {v} (to mix food ingredients in a mix to be cooked into a loose mass)  :: revolver
scrambled egg {n} (dish)  :: [Mexico] huevos revueltos {m-p}, [Colombia] huevos pericos {m-p}, [El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica] huevos picados {m-p}
scrap {n} (discarded metal)  :: chatarra {f}
scrap {n} (leftover food)  :: sobras {f-p}, restos {m-p}
scrap {n} /skɹæp/ (small leftover piece)  :: resto {m}
scrap {v} (to dispose at the scrapyard)  :: desguazar, achatarrar
scrape {n} (awkward set of circumstances)  :: apuro {m}
scrape {n} (fight)  :: pelea {f}
scrape {n} (injury)  :: abrasión {f}
scrape {v} (injure by scraping)  :: arañarse
scrape {v} /skreɪp/ (draw an object along while exerting pressure)  :: raspar
scrapheap {n} (junkyard) SEE: junkyard  ::
scrapie {n} /ˈskɹeɪpi/ (A degenerative prion disease)  :: prurito lumbar {m}
scrapyard {n} (a junkyard, a place where scrap is stored, discarded or resold)  :: chatarrería {f}
scratch {n} (disruption or mark on a surface)  :: arañazo {m}
scratch {v} /skrætʃ/ (To rub a surface with a sharp object)  :: rascar
scratch {v} (To mark a surface with a sharp object)  :: arañar, rasguñar
scratch {v} (To rub the skin with rough material)  :: raspar
scratching post {n} (wooden post on which a cat scratches)  :: rascador {m}
scratch together {v} (collect small amounts) SEE: scrape together  ::
scrawl {v} (to write hastily or illegibly)  :: garrapatear
scrawl {v} (to write in an irregular or illegible manner)  :: garrapatear
scrawny {adj} (Thin, malnourished and weak)  :: enjuto, magro, escuálido
scream {n} /ˈskɹiːm/ (loud exclamation)  :: grito
scream {v} (to make the sound of a scream)  :: gritar
screamer {n} (bird of family Anhimidae)  :: aruco {m}, chavarrí {m}, chicagüire {m}
screech {v} /skɹitʃ]/ (make a screech)  :: rechinar, chirriar, estridular
screech owl {n} (Megascops)  :: autillo
screech owl {n} (Tyto alba)  :: lechuza blanca {f}
screed {n} /skɹiːd/ (smooth flat layer of concrete or similar)  :: losa {f}
screen {n} (basketball: offensive tactic)  :: pantalla {f}, bloqueo {m}
screen {n} (informational viewing area)  :: pantalla {f}
screen {n} (material woven from fine wires)  :: tamiz {m}, malla {f}
screen {n} /skɹiːn/ (physical divider)  :: mampara {f}, pantalla {f}, biombo {m}
screen {n} (stone classification device)  :: criba {f}
screen {n} (viewing area of a movie)  :: pantalla {f}
screen {v} (to filter)  :: filtrar, tamizar
screen {v} (to remove information)  :: filtrar
screencap {n} (screenshot) SEE: screenshot  ::
screenplay {n} /ˈskriːnˌpleɪ/ (script for a movie or a television show)  :: guion, script
screen printing {n} (printing method)  :: serigrafía {f}
screensaver {n}  :: protector de pantalla {m}, salvapantallas {m}
screenshot {n} (image of computer screen output)  :: pantallazo
screenwriter {n} (one who writes for the screen)  :: guionista {m} {f}
screw {n} (Archimedes screw) SEE: Archimedes screw  ::
screw {n} (backspin) SEE: backspin  ::
screw {n} (fastener)  :: tornillo {m}
screw {n} (ship’s propeller)  :: hélice {f}
screw {v} (to connect or assemble pieces using a screw)  :: atornillar
screw {v} (to have sexual intercourse with)  :: coger, culear
screwdriver {n} (drink)  :: desarmador {m} (Latin America), vodka con naranja {f} (Spain)
screwdriver {n} (tool)  :: destornillador {m}
screwed {adj} (beset with unfortunate circumstances)  :: jodido {m}, cagado, en el horno [slang informal]
screwed {adj} (slang: intoxicated)  :: del orto {m-f} [vulgar slang]
screw thread {n} (helical ridge or groove)  :: rosca {f}, filete {m}
screw you {interj} (a slightly politer version of "fuck you")  :: que te jodan
scribble {v}  :: garabatear
scribble {v} (to doodle)  :: garabatear, garrapatear
scribble {v} (to write or draw carelessly and in a hurry)  :: garabatear
scribe {n} (one who writes; a draughtsman)  :: escriba
script {n} (a system of writing)  :: escritura {f}
script {n} (procedure or program in computing)  :: script {m}, guion {m}
script {n} /skɹɪpt/ (writing; written document)  :: escrito {m}
script {n} (text of the dialogue and action for a drama)  :: libreto {m}, guion {m}
scripture {n} (any sacred writing or book)  :: escritura {f}
Scripture {n} (Bible) SEE: Bible  ::
Scripture {n} (Edda) SEE: Edda  ::
Scripture {n} (Koran) SEE: Koran  ::
Scripture {n} (Tanakh) SEE: Tanakh  ::
scriptwriter {n} (screenwriter) SEE: screenwriter  ::
scrivener {n}  :: escribano {m}, escribana {f}
scrivener {n} /ˈskɹɪv.ɛn.ə(ɹ)/ (professional writer)  :: amanuense, escribano
scrofulous {adj} (corrupt) SEE: corrupt  ::
scroll {n} /skɹoʊl/ (roll of paper or parchment)  :: rollo {m}
scroll {v} ((Computing) to change one's view of data on a computer's display)  :: desplazarse
scroll bar {n} (graphical widget)  :: barra de desplazamiento {f}
scrooge {n} /skɹuːdʒ/ (miserly person)  :: tacaño {m}, roñoso {m}
scrotal {adj} (scrotal)  :: escrotal
scrotum {n} /ˈskɹəʊtəm/ (the bag of the skin and muscle that contains the testicles)  :: escroto {m}
scrounge {n} (scrounger) SEE: scrounger  ::
scrounge {v} (To obtain something of moderate or inconsequential value from another)  :: gorronear
scrub {n} (cancellation) SEE: cancellation  ::
scrub {n} /skɹʌb/ (vegetation of inferior quality)  :: breña {f}
scrub {v} (to rub hard)  :: fregar, tallar [Mexico], estregar, restregar
scruff {n} (scruff of the neck)  :: pescuezo {m}
scruff {n} /skɹʌf/ (loose skin at the back of the neck of some animals)  :: pescuezo {m}
scruffy {adj} /ˈskɹʌ.fi/ (untidy in appearance)  :: desaliñado
scrummage {n} /ˈskɹʌm.ɪdʒ/ (rugby formation of all forwards) SEE: scrum  ::
scrummaging machine {n} (scrum machine) SEE: scrum machine  ::
scruple {n} /ˈskɹuː.pəl/ (hesitation from the difficulty of determining what is right)  :: escrúpulo {m}
scrupulously {adv} /ˈskruːpjʊləsli/ (in a careful manner)  :: escrupulosamente
scrutinise {v} (scrutinize) SEE: scrutinize  ::
scrutinize {v} /ˈskɹuːtə.naɪz/ (to examine with great care)  :: escrutar, examinar, escudriñar
scrutiny {n}  :: escrutinio {m}
scrutiny {n} /ˈskɹuː.tɪ.ni/ (intense study)  :: escrutinio {m}
scrutny {n} (scrutiny) SEE: scrutiny  ::
scrutore {n} (escritoire) SEE: escritoire  ::
scuba diving {n} (underwater swimming)  :: buceo {m}
scuff {v} /skʌf/ (to scrape the feet while walking)  :: arrastrar {p}
scuffle {n} (Dutch hoe)  :: azada holandesa {f}
scuffle {n} (rough disorderly fight or struggle at close quarters)  :: riña {f}
scuffle {v} (to fight or struggle confusedly at close quarters)  :: reñir
scull {n} /skʌl/ (small boat)  :: yoleta {f}
sculpin {n} (small fish of the family Cottidae)  :: coto {m}
sculptor {n} /ˈskʌlptɚ/ (a person who sculpts)  :: escultor {m}, escultora {f}
Sculptor {prop} (constellation)  :: Sculptor
sculptress {n} (a woman sculptor)  :: escultora {f}
sculptural {adj} (of, pertaining to, or having characteristics of sculpture)  :: escultural
sculpture {n} (art of sculpting)  :: escultura {f}
sculpture {n} (work of art created by sculpting)  :: escultura {f}
sculpture {v} (to fashion into 3D figure)  :: esculpir
sculpture {v} (to represent in sculpture)  :: esculpir
scum {n} /skʌm/ (person or persons considered to be reprehensible)  :: canalla, escoria
scumbag {n} (condom) SEE: condom  ::
scupper {n} /ˈskʌp.ɚ/ (nautical: drainage hole)  :: imbornal {m}
scurvy {n} (deficiency of vitamin C)  :: escorbuto {m}
scutch grass {n} (Bermuda grass) SEE: Bermuda grass  ::
scuttle {n} /ˈskʌtəl/ (a small hatch or opening in a boat)  :: escotilla {f}
scuttle {v} (To deliberately sink a ship (often by order of the captain))  :: barrenar
Scutum {prop} (constellation)  :: Scutum
Scylla {prop} /ˈsɪlə/ (personification of the rock)  :: Escila
scythe {n} /ˈsaɪθ/ (farm tool)  :: guadaña {f}
scythe {v} (to cut with a scythe)  :: guadañar
Scythia {prop} /ˈsɪðiə/ (region of Central Eurasia)  :: Escitia {f}
Scythian {adj} (relating to Scythia or Scythians)  :: escita
Scythian {n} /ˈsɪðiən/ (an inhabitant of Scythia)  :: escita
Sczedrzik {prop} (Szczedrzyk) SEE: Szczedrzyk  ::
sea {n} /siː/ (body of water)  :: mar {m} {f}
sea anemone {n} (polyp)  :: anémona de mar {f}
sea bass {n} /ˈsiːbæs/ (salt-water fish)  :: lubina
seabird {n} (any bird that spends most of its time in coastal waters)  :: ave marina {f}
seaborgium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 106)  :: seaborgio {m}
sea cow {n} (marine mammal of the order Sirenia)  :: vaca marina {f}
sea cucumber {n} (sea cucumber)  :: holoturoideo {m}, pepino de mar {m}, cohombro {m}, carajo de mar {m}
seadog {n} (dogfish) SEE: dogfish  ::
seadog {n} (sailor accustomed to the sea)  :: [lit.: sea wolf] lobo de mar {m}
sea eagle {n} (Haliaeetus albicilla) SEE: white-tailed eagle  ::
seafarer {n} (one who travels by sea)  :: marinero {m}
seafarer {n} (sailor) SEE: sailor  ::
seafaring {adj} (fit to travel on the sea) SEE: seagoing  ::
seafood {n} (fish, shellfish, seaweed and other edible aquatic life)  :: marisco {m}
seagull {n} /ˈsiː.ɡʌl/ (bird of the family Laridae)  :: gaviota {f}
sea holly {n} (Eryngium maritimum)  :: cardo de mar {m}, cardo marino
sea horse {n} (fish)  :: hipocampo {m}, caballito de mar {m}
sea horse {n} (walrus)  :: morsa {f}
sea ice {n} (frozen seawater)  :: banquisa {f}, hielo marino {m}
seal {n} (pattern, design)  :: sello {m}
seal {n} (security against leakage)  :: sello {m}, sellador {m}
seal {n} /siːl/ (pinniped)  :: foca {f}
seal {n} (something designed to prevent liquids or gasses from leaking)  :: empaque {m}, cierre {m}, zapatilla {f}, junta {f}, empaquetadura {f}
seal {n} (something which will be visibly damaged when a container is opened)  :: sello {m}
seal {v} (to close securely)  :: sellar, hermetizar
seal {v} (to fasten (something) closed so that it cannot be opened without visible damage)  :: sellar, lacrar
seal {v} (to place a seal on (a document))  :: sellar
seal {v} (to place in a sealed container)  :: confinar, aislar, encerrar
seal {v} (to prevent people or vehicles from crossing (something))  :: cerrar, acordonar, aislar
sea lamprey {n} (animal)  :: lamprea marina {f}
Sealand {prop} (the Principality of Sealand)  :: Sealand, [officially] Principado de Sealand
sealed {adj} /siːld/ (preventing entrance)  :: sellado, cerrado
sea leopard {n} (Hydrurga leptonyx) SEE: leopard seal  ::
sea lettuce {n} (beach cabbage) SEE: beach cabbage  ::
sea lettuce {n} (sand lettuce) SEE: sand lettuce  ::
sea lettuce {n} (slender sea lettuce) SEE: slender sea lettuce  ::
sea level {n} (nominal height of the surface of the oceans above which heights of geographical features and aircraft flight levels are measured)  :: nivel del mar {m}
sea lily {n} (stalked crinoid)  :: lirio de mar {m}
sealing wax {n} /ˈsiːlɪŋ ˌwæks/ (wax formerly melted onto a letter to seal it)  :: lacre {m}
sea lion {n} (member of the Otariidae family)  :: león marino {m}
seam {n} (a line or depression left by a cut or wound)  :: cicatriz {f}
seam {n} (folded back and stitched piece of fabric)  :: costura {f}
seam {n} (suture)  :: sutura
seam {n} (thin stratum of mineral)  :: veta {f}
seaman {n}  :: marinero {m}
seaman {n} /ˈsiːmən/ (mariner or sailor)  :: marinero {m}, marinera {f}
seamanship {n} /ˈsiː.mənˌʃɪp/ (skill and knowledge used in handling a vessel)  :: marinaje {m}, marinería {f}, náutica {f}
seamless {adj} (Having no seams)  :: inconsútil {m} {f}
seamless {adj} (Without interruption; coherent)  :: ininterrumpido
seamount {n} (underwater mountain)  :: monte marino {m}
seamstress {n} (a woman who sews clothes professionally)  :: costurera {f}
sea oats {n} (Chasmanthium latifolium) SEE: river oats  ::
Sea of Azov {prop} /ˈsiː əv ˈɑːzɔv/ (sea)  :: mar de Azov {m}
Sea of Japan {prop} (Asian sea)  :: mar del Japón {m}
Sea of Marmara {prop} (a deep inland sea in north-western Turkey)  :: Mar de Mármara {m}
Sea of Okhotsk {prop} (sea)  :: mar de Ojotsk {m}
sea-parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin  ::
seaplane {n} (an aircraft)  :: hidroavión {m}
seaquake {n} (earthquake under sea)  :: maremoto {m}
sear {n} (Part of a gun that retards the hammer until the trigger is pulled)  :: fiador {m}
sear {v} /sɪə(ɹ)/ (To char, scorch, or burn the surface of something with a hot instrument)  :: chamuscar
search {n} /sɝt͡ʃ/ (an attempt to find something)  :: búsqueda {f}
search {v} ((followed by "for") to look thoroughly)  :: buscar, sondear buscando
search {v} (to look throughout (a place) for something)  :: buscar, inspeccionar, cachear
search engine {n} (application that searches for data)  :: buscador {m}
searcher {n} /ˈsɜːt͡ʃə/ (One who searches)  :: buscador {m}
search warrant {n} (court order authorising the search of a place)  :: orden de cateo {f}, orden de registro {f}
seashell {n} (shell)  :: concha {f}
seashore {n} /siˈʃɔɹ/ (foreshore) SEE: foreshore  ::
sea-sickness {n} (seasickness) SEE: seasickness  ::
seasickness {n} /siːsɪk.nəs/ (a feeling of nausea caused by the motion of a ship)  :: mareo {m}
seaside {n} (the area by and around the sea)  :: mar
season {n} (a group of episodes)  :: temporada {f}
season {n} (part of year with something special)  :: temporada {f}, período {m}, época {f} (del año)
season {n} /ˈsizən/ (quarter of a year)  :: estación {f}
season {v} (to become mature)  :: madurar
season {v} (to flavour food)  :: adobar, aliñar, condimentar, sazonar
season {v} (to make fit for any use by time or habit)  :: habituar, acostumbrar, aclimatar
seasonably {adv} (at an opportune time)  :: tempestivamente
seasonal {adj} (of, related to or reliant on a season)  :: estacional
seasoned {adj} (experienced)  :: avezado {m}, avezada {f}
seasoning {n} (Cooking ingredient)  :: aliño {m}
season ticket {n} (ticket that is valid for all of the events in a series)  :: abono de temporada {m}
seat {n} (horizontal portion of a chair)  :: asiento {m}
seat {n} (location of a governing body)  :: sede {f}
seat {n} (part of an object or individual directly involved in sitting)  :: asiento {m}
seat {n} /siːt/ (place in which to sit)  :: asiento {m}
seat belt {n} (restraining belt)  :: cinturón de seguridad {m}
seat of government {n} (the centre of authority to govern)  :: sede de gobierno {f}, sede del gobierno {f}
sea turtle {n} (any turtle that inhabits oceans)  :: tortuga marina {f}
sea urchin {n} (any of many marine echinoderms of the class Echinoidea)  :: erizo de mar {m}
seawall {n} (Coastal defence in the form of an embankment)  :: dique {m}
seawater {n} (saltwater of a sea or ocean)  :: agua salada {f}
seaweed {n} (marine plants and algae)  :: algas {f-p}
sebaceous {adj} (of or relating to fat, sebum)  :: sebáceo
sebaceous gland {n} (gland of skin secreting sebum)  :: glándula sebácea {f}
Sebastian {prop} (given name)  :: Sebastián
seborrhea {n} (skin disorder)  :: seborrea {f}
sebum {n} /ˈsibm̩/ (thick oily substance)  :: sebo {m}
secant {n} (in trigonometry)  :: secante {f}
secant {n} /ˈsiːkənt/ (in geometry)  :: secante {f}
secateurs {n} /ˈsɛk.əˌtɜː(ɹ)z/ (pruning shears) SEE: pruning shears  ::
secession {n} (The act of seceding)  :: secesión {f}
second {adj} /ˈsɛk.(ə)nd/ (second (numeral))  :: segundo {m}
second {adj} (that which comes after the first)  :: segundo {m}
second {n} (second gear)  :: segunda {f}
second {n} /ˈsɛk.(ə)nd/ (SI unit of time)  :: segundo {m}
second {n} (short, indeterminate amount of time)  :: momento {m}
second {n} (unit of angular measure)  :: segundo {m}
second {v} /ˈsɛk.(ə)nd/ (to assist, support, back)  :: apoyar
second {v} (to agree as a second person)  :: secundar
secondarily {adv} (of lesser importance)  :: segundariamente, secundariamente
secondary {adj} /ˈsɛkənd(ə)rɪ/ (succeeding first)  :: secundario
secondary school {n} (school)  :: secundaria {f}, escuela secundaria {f}
secondary smoking {n} (passive smoking) SEE: passive smoking  ::
second cousin {n} (grandnephew or grandniece of a grandparent)  :: primo segundo {m}, prima segunda {f}
second fiddle {n} (sidekick or subordinate; the role of such a person)  :: subordinado
second-guess {v} (to vet or evaluate)  :: evaluar
second-half {n} (second half) SEE: second half  ::
second hand {adj} (secondhand) SEE: secondhand  ::
secondhand {adj} (not new; previously owned and used by another)  :: de segunda mano
second-hand smoke {n} (smoke from cigarettes, that any person including non-smokers could breathe in)  :: fumador pasivo {m}
second last {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate  ::
second lieutenant {n} (the rank below a lieutenant)  :: alférez {m}
secondment {n} (temporary transfer)  :: comisión de servicio {f}
second nature {n} (mindset)  :: segunda naturaleza {f}
second-person plural {n} (the linguistic category referring to multiple people being addressed by the speaker of an utterance)  :: segunda persona del plural {f}
second-person singular {n}  :: segunda persona del singular
second to last {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate  ::
second wind {n} (renewed feeling of energy)  :: cambio de aire {m}
Second World {prop} (countries aligned with the East during the Cold War)  :: segundo mundo {m}
Second World War {prop} (World War II) SEE: World War II  ::
secrecy {n} (concealment)  :: secreto {m}
secret {adj} (being or kept hidden.)  :: secreto {m}
secret {n} /ˈsiːkɹɪt/ (knowledge that is hidden)  :: secreto {m}
secretariat {n} /ˌsɛkrəˈtέəri.ət/ (the office or department of a government secretary)  :: secretaría
secretary {n} (head of a department of government)  :: secretario {m}
secretary {n} (sagittarius serpentarius)  :: serpentario {m}
secretary {n} /ˈsɛkɹətɛɹi/ (person keeping records and handling clerical work)  :: secretario {m}, secretaria {f}
secretary {n} (type of desk)  :: escribanía {f}
secretary bird {n} /ˈsɛkɹəˌtɛɹɪ bɜːd/ (member of bird family)  :: serpentario {m}
Secretary of State {n} (government position)  :: Secretario de Estado {m} (US), Ministro de Relaciones Exteriores {m} (other countries)
secrete {v}  :: secretear
secrete {v} /sɪˈkɹiːt/ ((transitive) produce by secretion)  :: secretar
secretion {n} (act of secreting)  :: secreción {f}
secretion {n} (secreted substance)  :: secreción {f}
secretive {adj} (having an inclination to secrecy)  :: reservado
secretly {adv} /ˈsi.krət.li/ (in a secret manner)  :: secretamente, en secreto
secret police {n} (police operating outside normal boundaries of law)  :: policía secreta {f}
secret Santa {n}  :: amigo invisible {m}
secret service {n} (government organization)  :: servicio secreto {m}
sect {n} (religious movement)  :: secta {f}, culto {m}
section {n} (image that shows an object as if cut along a plane) SEE: cross-section  ::
section {n} ((military) A group of 10-15 soldiers lead by a non-commissioned officer and forming part of a platoon)  :: pelotón {f}
section {n} (part of a document)  :: sección {f}
section {n} (part, piece or subdivision of anything)  :: sección {f}
section {n} (science: thin slice of material)  :: sección
section {n} /ˈsɛk.ʃən/ (cutting, part cut out)  :: sección {f}
sector {n} (a field of economic activity)  :: sector
sector {n} (section)  :: sector
sector {n} (zone)  :: sector {m}
secular {adj}  :: seglar , secular
secular {adj} /sɛk.jə.lə(ɹ)/ (not specifically religious)  :: seglar, laico, mundano, secular
secularism {n} (The related political belief in the separation of church and state)  :: secularismo {m}
secularity {n} (state of being secular)  :: secularidad {f}
secure {adj} (Firm and not likely to fail; stable)  :: seguro, aplomado {m}
secure {adj} (free from anxiety or doubt; unafraid)  :: seguro, aplomado
secure {adj} (free from the danger of theft; safe)  :: seguro
secure {adj} (free from the risk of eavesdropping, interception or discovery; secret)  :: seguro {m}, confiable
secure {adj} (Free from the risk of financial loss; reliable)  :: seguro {m}, confiable {m}
secure {adj} /səˈkjɔɹ/ (free from attack or danger; protected)  :: seguro {m}, resguardado
security {n} (finance: proof of ownership)  :: certificado, documento, título de propiedad {m}
security {n} (finance: property temporarily relinquished)  :: prenda {f}
security {n} (organization or department responsible for providing security)  :: seguridad {f}
security {n} /səˈkjɔɹ.ɪˌti/ (condition of not being threatened)  :: seguridad {f}, confianza
security {n} (something that secures)  :: seguridad {f}, garantía
security {n} (something that secures the fulfillment of an obligation)  :: garantía, prenda, respaldo
Security Council {prop} (UN Security Council) SEE: UN Security Council  ::
security deposit {n} (amount of money paid in advance as security)  :: fianza {f}, caución {f}, garantía {f}
security service {n} (government organisation that aims to protect its nation and its secrets from enemies)  :: servicio de seguridad {m}
sedan {n} /səˈdæn/ (body style for cars)  :: sedán {m}, berlina {f}
sedative {adj} (calming, soothing, inducing sleep, tranquilizing)  :: sedante, sedativo
sedative {n} /ˈsɛdɘtɪv/ (an agent or drug that sedates)  :: sedante {m}, sedativo {m}
sedentary {adj} (not moving much; sitting around)  :: sedentario
sedentary {adj} (not moving, not migratory)  :: sedentario
sedge {n} /sɛd͡ʒ/ (any plant of the genus Carex)  :: carrizo {m}
sediment {n} /ˈsɛd.ɪ.mənt/ (collection of small particles)  :: sedimento {m}
sedimentary rock {n} (one of the major groups of rock that makes up the crust of the Earth)  :: roca sedimentaria {f}
sedimentology {n} (study of natural sediments)  :: sedimentología {f}
sedition {n} /sɛˈdɪ.ʃən/ (insurrection or rebellion)  :: sedición {f}
seditious {adj} (of, related to, or involved in sedition)  :: sedicioso {m}, sediciosa {f}
sedoheptulose {n} (heptose ketose)  :: sedoheptulosa {f}
seduce {v} (to win over or attract someone)  :: seducir
seduction {n} (act of seducing)  :: seducción {f}
seductress {n} (woman who seduces)  :: seductora {f}
see {n} (diocese)  :: sede {f}
see {v} /si/ (perceive with the eyes)  :: ver
see {v} (understand)  :: entender, ver
seed {n} (semen)  :: semen {m}
seed {n} /siːd/ (fertilized grain)  :: semilla {f}
seed {v} (to plant or sow seeds)  :: sembrar
seed grain {n} (seed corn) SEE: seed corn  ::
seedling {n} (young plant grown from seed)  :: pimpollo {m}
seed pit {n} (single, central seed)  :: hueso {m}, güito {m}, tito {m}
seedy {adj} (disreputable; run-down)  :: desacreditado, mala fama, mugriento, indecente
seedy {adj} (full of seeds)  :: semilloso
seedy {adj} (infirm; gone to seed)  :: endeble
seedy {adj} (suffering effects of hangover)  :: con resaca
seedy {adj} (untidy; unkempt)  :: desgreñado, desorganizado, despelotado
seeing {adj} /ˈsiːɪŋ/ (having vision; not blind)  :: vidente
seeing-eye dog {n} (seeing-eye dog) SEE: guide dog  ::
seeing is believing {proverb} (you need to see something to believe it)  :: ver para creer
seek {v} /siːk/ (to try to find)  :: buscar
seeker {n} (One who seeks)  :: buscador {m}
seel {v} (To blind) SEE: blind  ::
seem {v} /siːm/ (to appear)  :: parecer
seemingly {adv} (apparently) SEE: apparently  ::
seemliness {n} (the property of being seemly)  :: decencia {f}, ubicación {f}
seemly {adj} (appropriate)  :: ubicado, decente, adecuado
see off {v} (to defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
seep {n} (a seepage)  :: filtración
seep {n} /siːp/ (a place where water seeps out of the ground)  :: fuente {f}, emanación {f}
seep {v} (to ooze through pores)  :: filtrar, rezumar
seepage {n} (process)  :: filtración
seer {n} /siːɹ/ (someone who foretells the future)  :: vidente {m} {f}, adivino {m}, adivina {f}
seesaw {n} (movement)  :: balanceo {m}
seesaw {n} (structure)  :: balancín {m}, subibaja {m}
see stars {v} (experience flashing lights)  :: ver estrellas
seethe {v} /siːð/ (to boil vigorously)  :: hervir
see the forest for the trees {v} (to be overwhelmed by detail to the point where it obscures the overall situation)  :: no dejar los árboles ver el bosque
see through {v} (to recognize someone's true motives)  :: calar, penetrar, descubrir
see-through {adj} (translucent) SEE: translucent  ::
see-through {adj} (transparent) SEE: transparent  ::
see ya {interj} /ˈsiː.jə/ (see you) SEE: see you  ::
see you {phrase} (see you later)  :: nos vemos, nos veremos
see you later {phrase} (goodbye)  :: hasta luego, nos vemos, nos veremos, nos vemos pronto
see you later alligator {phrase} (Extended form of see you later)  :: hasta luego cocodrilo
see you soon {interj} (goodbye)  :: ¡hasta pronto!
segment {n} (circular segment) SEE: circular segment  ::
segment {n} (line segment) SEE: line segment  ::
segment {n} /ˈsɛɡmɛnt/ (length of some object)  :: segmento {m}
segment {v} (to divide into segments or sections)  :: segmentar
Segovia {prop} (city in Castile, Spain)  :: Segovia {f}
segregate {v} /ˈsɛgɾəgət/ (to separate)  :: segregar
segregation {n} /sɛɡɹəˈɡeɪ̯ʃən/ (setting apart or separation)  :: segregación {f}
segue {n} (an instance of segueing, a transition)  :: transición {f}
segue {v} /ˈsɛɡweɪ/  :: transición suave
Seine {prop} /seɪn/ (river of northern France)  :: Sena {f}
seism {n} (shaking of the earth)  :: sismo, seísmo
seismic {adj} /ˈsaɪzmɪk/  :: seismico
seismologic {adj} (relating to the field of seismology) SEE: seismological  ::
seismological {adj} (Relating to seismology)  :: sismológico
seismologist {n} (person who practices seismology)  :: sismólogo {m}
seismology {n} (the study of the vibration of the Earth's interior)  :: sismología {f}
seismometer {n} (device used by seismologists to measure seismic waves)  :: sismómetro {m}
sei whale {n} (whale of the rorqual family)  :: rorcual norteño {m}
seize {v} /siːz/ (grab)  :: agarrar, apoderarse de, apresar, aferrar
seize {v} (take advantage)  :: tomar, aprovercharse de
seize the day {v} (enjoy the present)  :: aprovecha el día
seize up {v} (machine stop working)  :: agarrotarse
seize up {v} (muscles stiffen)  :: agarrotarse
seizure {n} (act of taking possession, as by force or right of law)  :: apropiación {f}
seizure {n} (sudden attack or convulsion)  :: convulsión {f}
sejunct {adj} /sɪˈd͡ʒʌŋkt/ (separate) SEE: separate  ::
Selangor {prop} (western Malaysian state)  :: Selangor
selcouth {adj} (strange, rare, marvellous)  :: maravilloso, extraño, portentoso, asombroso
seldom {adv} /ˈsɛldəm/ (infrequently, rarely)  :: raramente, rara vez
select {v} (to choose one or more elements from a set)  :: seleccionar
selected {adj} (that have been selected or chosen)  :: seleccionado
selection {n} /səˈlɛkʃən/ (process or act of selecting)  :: selección {f}
selection {n} (something selected)  :: selección {f}
selective {adj} (choosy, fussy or discriminating when selecting)  :: selectivo
selective {adj} (of or pertaining to the process of selection)  :: selectivo
selective mutism {n} (inability to speak in certain social settings)  :: mutismo selectivo {m}
selen- {prefix} /sɛliːn—/ (moon)  :: selen-, seleno-
Selena {prop} (female given name)  :: Selena {f}
Selene {prop} /sɪˈliːnɪ/ (Greek moon goddess)  :: Selene
selenide {n} (compound in which selenium serves as an anion)  :: seleniuro {m}
selenide {n} (organic compound)  :: seleniuro {m}
Selenite {n} (inhabitant of the Moon) SEE: Lunarian  ::
selenium {n} /sɪˈliː.ni.əm/ (chemical element)  :: selenio {m}
selenographic {adj} (of or pertaining to selenography)  :: selenográfico
selenography {n} (scientific study of the moon)  :: selenografía {f}
selenologist {n} (one who is skilled, professes or practices selenology)  :: selenólogo {m}, selenóloga {f}, selenologista {m} {f}
selenology {n} /sɛliːˈnɒləd͡ʒɪ/ (the study of the moon and several satellites)  :: selenologia
Seleucia {prop} /sɪˈluːʃə/ (city)  :: Seleucia {f}
Seleucus {prop} /səˈl(j)uːkəs/ (Ancient Greek name)  :: Seleuco
self {n} /sɛlf/ (individual person as the object of his own reflective consciousness)  :: yo {m} [psychology], ser {m} [psychology]
self- {prefix} (of, by, in or with oneself or itself)  :: auto-
self-assured {adj} (confident on one's abilities)  :: seguro de si mismo {p}
self-awareness {n} (state of being self-aware)  :: autognosis {f}, autoconsciencia {f}
self-censorship {n} (act of censoring one's own work)  :: autocensura {f}
self-confident {adj} (confident in one's abilities)  :: seguro de sí mismo, seguro
self-conscious {adj} (aware of oneself as an individual being)  :: autoconsciente
self-conscious {adj} (socially ill at ease)  :: cohibido
self-conscious {adj} (uncomfortably over-conscious of one's appearance or behaviour)  :: cohibido
self-consciousness {n} (shyness, see also: Shyness)  :: timidez {f}, inseguridad {f}
self-consciousness {n} (The awareness of the self as an entity)  :: autoconsciente
self-control {n} (ability to control one's desires and impulses)  :: autocontrol {m}
self-criticism {n} (criticism of oneself)  :: autocrítica {f}
self-defense {n} ((law) Defense for oneself against violence)  :: defensa propia {f}
self-defense {n} (means of defending oneself from attack)  :: autodefensa {f}
self-denial {n} (action that sacrifices one's own benefit for the good of others)  :: abnegación {f}
self-deportation {n} (act of deporting oneself)  :: autodeportación {f}
self-destruction {n} (voluntary destruction of something by itself)  :: autodestrucción {f}
self-destructive {adj} (that causes injury to oneself or harm to one's interests)  :: autodestructivo
self-determination {n} (political independence of a people)  :: autodeterminación {f}
self-employed {adj} (working for oneself)  :: autónomo
self-employment {n} (working for oneself)  :: autoempleo {m}
self-esteem {n} /ˌsɛlf.ə.ˈstiːm/ (confidence in one's own worth)  :: autoestima
self-evident {adj} (obviously true)  :: autoevidente, lógico, evidente
self-help {n} (bettering oneself without relying on the assistance of others)  :: autoayuda {f}
selfie {n} /ˈsɛlfi/ (photographic self-portrait)  :: autofoto {f}, selfie {f}, selfi {f}
selfie {v} (to take a selfie)  :: selfiar
selfie stick {n} (extendable arm to hold a camera)  :: palo para autofoto, palo para selfies
self-immolation {n} (setting oneself on fire)  :: autoinmolación
self-improvement {n} (following a disciplined programme to improve one’s health or character)  :: superación personal, autosuperación
self-indulgent {adj} (exhibiting tendencies of self-indulgence)  :: decadente
selfish {adj} (regard for oneself above others' well-being)  :: egoísta
selfish {adj} /ˈsɛlfɪʃ/ (holding one's self-interest as the standard for decision making)  :: egoísta
selfishness {n} (quality of being selfish)  :: egoísmo {m}
self-learning {n} (learning done by oneself)  :: autodidactismo {m}
selfless {adj} (having, exhibiting or motivated by no concern for oneself; unselfish)  :: desinteresado
self-love {n} (regard for oneself)  :: amor propio {m}
self-made {adj} (of a thing, made by oneself instead of bought or taken over)  :: casero, hecho a mano, hecho en casa
self-medication {n} (medication of oneself without professional advice)  :: automedicación {f}
self-obsession {n} (preoccupation with self)  :: autoobsesión
self pollination {n} (self pollination) SEE: self-pollination  ::
self-portrait {n} (portrait of the painter who painted it)  :: autorretrato {m}
self-proclaimed {adj} (indicating a claim made by the person who benefits)  :: autoproclamado
self-raising flour {n} (flour)  :: harina con levadura {f}, harina leudante {f}
self-reliant {adj} (reliant upon one's self)  :: autosuficiente {m} {f}
self-respect {n} (knowledge of one's own worth)  :: autorespeto {m}
self-righteous {adj} (piously self-assured and smugly moralistic)  :: mojigato {m}, santurrón {m}, fariseo {m}
self-sacrifice {n} (giving up of one's own benefit)  :: autosacrificio {m}
self-service {n} (the practice of serving oneself)  :: autoservicio {m}
self-sufficiency {n} (condition of being self-sufficient)  :: autosuficiencia {f}
self-sufficient {adj} (able to provide for oneself independently of others)  :: autosuficiente
self-taught {adj} (educated by oneself) SEE: self-educated  ::
sell {v} (professional wrestling: to act)  :: actuar, fingir
sell {v} /sɛl/ (to agree to transfer goods or provide services)  :: vender
sell {v} (to be sold)  :: venderse, salir
sell {v} (to promote a particular viewpoint)  :: intentar, buscar
sell-by date {n} (date on which a product can be sold)  :: fecha de caducidad {f}, fecha de vencimiento {f}
seller {n} /ˈsɛlɚ/ (someone who sells)  :: vendedor {m}, vendedora {f}
selling point {n} (property or characteristic of a good that most attracts purchasers)  :: punto "vendible" {m}
sellotape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
Sellotape {n} (adhesive tape) SEE: adhesive tape  ::
Selma {prop} /ˈsɛlmə/ (female given name)  :: Salma {f}
selvage {n} (finished edge of a woven fabric parallel with warp)  :: orillo {m}
semantic {adj} /sɪˈmæntɪk/ (of or relating to semantics or the meanings of words)  :: semántico {m}
semantic field {n} (group of words relating to same subject)  :: campo semántico {m}
semantics {n} /sɪˈmæntɪks/ (science of the meaning of words)  :: semántica {f}
semaphore {n} /ˈsɛ.mə.fɔː/ (visual signaling system)  :: semáforo
semaphore {v} (to signal using semaphore)  :: semáforo {m}
semelfactive {adj} (of or relating to the semelfactive aspect)  :: semelfactivo
semelfactive {n} (semelfactive aspect)  :: aspecto semelfactivo {m}
semelfactive aspect {n} (grammar aspect)  :: aspecto semelfactivo {m}
semen {n} /ˈsiːmən/ (male reproductory fluid)  :: semen {m}
semester {n} /sɪˈmɛstɚ/ (half of school year)  :: semestre {m}
semi- {prefix} /sɛmi/ (half (prefix))  :: semi-, hemi-
semiacetal {n} (hemiacetal) SEE: hemiacetal  ::
semibreve {n} (whole note)  :: semibreve {f}, redonda {f}
semicircle {n} (half of a circle)  :: semicírculo {m}
semicircular {adj} (in the shape of a semicircle)  :: semicircular {m} {f}
semicolon {n} /ˈsemikoʊlən/ (punctuation mark ';')  :: punto y coma {m}
semiconductor {n} (substance with electrical properties)  :: semiconductor {m}
semi-deponent {adj} (of a verb whose present system is normal but whose perfect system is deponent)  :: semideponente
semi-detached {n} (house)  :: adosado {m}
semifinal {n} (competition)  :: semifinal
semifinalist {n} (person who competes in the semifinals)  :: semifinalista {m} {f}
semifluid {adj} (having properties intermediate between liquids and solids)  :: semiflúido
semigroud {n} (semiheap) SEE: semiheap  ::
seminal {adj} (creative or having the power to originate)  :: germinal
seminal {adj} (highly influential)  :: influencial
seminal {adj} (of or relating to seed or semen)  :: seminal
seminal vesicle {n} /ˈsɛmɪnəlˌvɛsɪkl/ (seminal vesicle)  :: vesícula seminal {f}, glándula seminal {f}
seminar {n} (meeting held for the exchange of useful information)  :: seminario {m}
seminar {n}  :: seminario {m}
seminarist {n} (student at a seminary)  :: seminarista {m}
seminiferous {adj} (containing, bearing, or producing semen)  :: seminifero {m}, seminifera {f}
seminude {adj} (half-naked) SEE: half-naked  ::
semi-nude {adj} (seminude) SEE: seminude  ::
semiologist {n} /ˌsimaɪˈɒlədʒɪst/ (one who studies semiology)  :: semiólogo
semiology {n} (semiotics)  :: semiología
semiotics {n} (study of signs)  :: semiótica {f}
semipermeable {adj} (permeable to some things and not to others)  :: semipermeable {m} {f}
semiprime {n} (number that is the product of two primes)  :: semiprimo {m}, biprimo {m}
semiprofessional {adj} (semiprofessional) SEE: semi-professional  ::
semiquaver {n} (music)  :: semicorchea {f}
semirural {adj} (transcending urbanity and province)  :: semirural
semis {n} (small bronze coin)  :: semis {m}
semi-skimmed {adj} (of milk, where half of the cream has been removed)  :: semidesnatado, semidescremado
Semite {n} /ˈsɛm.aɪt/ (descendant of any of these peoples)  :: semita {m} {f}
Semitic {adj} /sɛˈmɪ.tɪk/ (pertaining to the Semitic subdivision of Afro-Asiatic languages)  :: semítico
semitone {n} (interval between adjacent keys)  :: semitono {m}
semitransparent {adj} (allowing some visibility, but clouded)  :: semitransparente {m} {f}
semivowel {n} (sound in speech)  :: semivocal {f}, semiconsonante
semla {n} (pastry)  :: semla
semolina {n} (hard grains of flour left after milling)  :: sémola {f}
senarius {n} (senarius)  :: senario
senate {n} /ˈsɛnɪt/ (the upper house in some bicameral legislative systems)  :: senado {m}
Senate {prop} (legislative body)  :: senado {m}
Senate {prop} (Roman senate)  :: Senado {m}
senator {n} /ˈsɛn.ə.tɚ/ (member in the house or chamber of a legislature called a senate)  :: senador {m}, senadora {f}
send {v} /ˈsɛnd/ (make something go somewhere)  :: enviar, mandar
sender {n} /ˈsɛndɚ/ (someone who sends)  :: remitente {m} {f}
send off {v} (show someone a red card)  :: expulsar
send-up {n} /ˈsɛndˌʌp/ (satirical imitation)  :: parodia {f}
Seneca {prop} /ˈsɛnəkə/ (Roman cognomen)  :: Séneca {m}
Seneca {prop} (tribe)  :: seneca
Senegal {prop} (Republic of Senegal)  :: Senegal
Senegalese {adj} /ˌsɛ.nə.ɡəˈliːz/ (pertaining to Senegal)  :: senegalés {m}, senegalesa {f}
Senegalese {n} (person from Senegal)  :: senegalés {m}, senegalesa {f}
senescence {n} /sɨnˈɛsəns/ (biology: the state or process of aging)  :: senectud {f}, senescencia {f}
seneschal {n} (steward in charge of a medieval nobleman's estate)  :: senescal {m}
seneschalship {n} (office of a seneschal)  :: senescalía {f}
senile {adj} (exhibiting the deterioration in mind)  :: senil
senile {adj} (of, or relating to old age)  :: senil
senility {n} (the losing of memory and reason)  :: senilidad {f}
senior {n} (someone older than someone else)  :: señor
sensation {n} /sɛnseɪʃən/ (physical feeling)  :: sensación
sensationalism {n} (use of style and subject matter that is intentionally controversial, lurid, or attention-grabbing)  :: sensacionalismo {m}
sensationalist {adj} (characterized by sensationalism)  :: sensacionalista
sense {n} (conscious awareness)  :: sensación {f}
sense {n} (math: direction of a vector)  :: sentido {m}
sense {n} (math: direction of rotation)  :: sentido {m}
sense {n} (meaning or reason)  :: sentido {m}
sense {n} (natural ability)  :: sentido {m}
sense {n} (semantics term)  :: significado {m}, acepción {f}, sentido {m}, significación {f}
sense {n} /sɛn(t)s/ (method to gather data)  :: sentido {m}
sense {n} (sound judgement)  :: sentido {m}
sense {v} (to comprehend)  :: dar sentido
sense {v} (to instinctively be aware)  :: sentir
sense {v} (use biological senses)  :: sentir
sensei {n} /ˈsɛnseɪ/ (martial arts instructor)  :: sensei {m}
sense of humour {n} (quality of an individual to find certain things funny)  :: sentido del humor {m}
sense organ {n} (an organic sensor)  :: órgano del sentido
sensibility {n}  :: sensibilidad {f}
sensible {adj} /ˈsensəbl/ (acting with or showing good judgement)  :: razonable, sensato
sensibly {adv} /ˈsɛnsəbli/ (in a sensible manner; in a way that shows good sense)  :: prudentemente
sensitive {adj} (of an instrument)  :: sensible
sensitive {adj} (of a person, easily offended)  :: sensible, susceptible
sensitive {adj} /ˈsɛnsɪtɪv/ (responsive to stimuli)  :: sensible, sensitivo
sensitivity {n} (the ability of an organism or organ to respond to external stimuli)  :: sensibilidad {f}
sensitivity {n} (the degree of response of a film etc. to light of a specified wavelength)  :: sensibilidad {f}
sensitivity {n} (the degree of response of an instrument to a change in an input signal)  :: sensibilidad {f}
sensitivity {n} (the quality of being sensitive)  :: sensibilidad {f}
sensitize {v} (to make increasingly aware of)  :: sensibilizar
sensor {n} /ˈsɛn.sɚ/ (device or organ that detects certain external stimuli)  :: sensor {m}
sensorial {adj} (sensory)  :: sensorial
sensory {adj} /ˈsɛnsəri/ (of the senses or sensation)  :: sensorial, sensorio
sensualism {n} (doctrine: everything reduces to transformed sensation)  :: sensualismo {m}
sensuality {n} (state of being sensual, sensuous or sexy)  :: sensualidad {f}
sent {v} /sɛn̩t/ (past participle of "to send")  :: enviado
sentence {n} (grammatically complete series of words consisting of a subject and predicate)  :: oración {f}
sentence {n} (judicial order for punishment, conviction)  :: sentencia {f}, condena {f}
sentence {n} (punishment imposed on a person convicted of a crime)  :: sentencia {f}, punición {f}, condena {f}, pena {f}
sentence {n} /ˈsɛntəns/ (decision of a jury)  :: sentencia {f}, condena {f}
sentence {v} (declare a sentence on a convicted person)  :: sentenciar, condenar
sententious {adj} /sɛnˈtɛn.ʃəs/ (using as few words as possible)  :: conciso, lacónico, sucinto
sententious {adj} (tending to use aphorisms or maxims)  :: sentencioso
sententiously {adv} (in a sententious manner)  :: sentenciosamente
sentience {n} /ˈsɛnʃəns/ (state or quality of being sentient)  :: conciencia {f}, sensibilidad {f}
sentient {adj} (experiencing sensation, perceiving, thinking, or feeling)  :: sensible, con sentidos
sentient {adj} /ˈsɛn.ʃənt/ (conscious or aware)  :: consciente
sentiment {n} /ˈsɛn.tɪ.mənt/ (a general thought)  :: sentimiento {m}
sentimental {adj} (characterized by sentiment, sentimentality or excess emotion)  :: sentimental
sentimentally {adv} (in a sentimental manner)  :: sentimentalmente
sentimental value {n} (value of something from associated personal memories)  :: valor sentimental {m}
sentinel {n} (A sentry or guard)  :: guarda {m}, centinela {m}
sentry {n}  :: centinela {m}
sentry-box {n} (booth)  :: garita
Senyera {prop} (flag of Catalonia)  :: señera
Seoul {prop} /soʊl/ (capital of South Korea)  :: Seúl {m}
Seoulite {n} (someone from Seoul)  :: seulés {m}, seulesa {f}
sepal {n} /ˈsiːp(ə)l/ (part of calyx)  :: sépalo {m}
separate {adj} (followed by "from": not together with)  :: separado
separate {adj} /ˈsɛp(ə)ɹət/ (apart from; not connected to)  :: separado
separate {v} (cause (things or people) to be separate)  :: separar, disgregar
separate {v} (disunite something from one thing)  :: separar
separate {v} (divide itself into separate pieces or substances)  :: separarse
separately {adv} (in a separate manner)  :: separadamente
separate the wheat from the chaff {v} (to select only that which is of value)  :: apartar el grano de la paja
separation {n} (act of disuniting two or more things)  :: separación
separatism {n} (separatism)  :: separatismo {m}
separatist {n} (political separatist)  :: separatista {m}
Sephardi {n} (Sephardi)  :: sefardí {m}
sepia {n} (pigment)  :: sepia {f}
sepia {n} /ˈsiːpɪə/ (cuttlefish)  :: sepia {f}
sepoy {n} /ˈsiːpɔɪ/ (A native soldier of the East Indies)  :: cipayo {m}
sepsis {n} (serious medical condition in which the whole body is inflamed)  :: sepsis
September {prop} /sɛpˈtɛmbəɹ/ (ninth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: septiembre {m}
septet {n} (group of seven)  :: septeto {m}
septic {adj} (causing sepsis)  :: séptico
septic {adj} (of or pertaining to sepsis)  :: séptico
septicemia {n} (disease caused by pathogenic organisms in the bloodstream, characterised by chills and fever)  :: septicemia {f}
septic tank {n} (slang: Yank) SEE: Yank  ::
septillion {num} (a billion quintillion, 1042)  :: septillón
septillion {num} (a trillion trillion, 1024)  :: cuatrillón
Septuagint {prop} /ˈsɛptjuːəˌdʒɪnt/ (an ancient translation of the Hebrew Bible into Greek)  :: Septuaginta {f}
septum {n} /ˈsɛptəm/ ((anatomy) wall separating two cavities)  :: tabique {m}
sepulchral {adj} (hollow and deep)  :: sepulcral
sepulchral {adj} /səˈpʌlkrəl/ (suggestive of grave)  :: sepulcral
sepulchre {n} /ˈsɛpəɫkɚ/ (burial chamber)  :: sepulcro {m}
sequel {n} /ˈsiːkwəl/ (a narrative written after another narrative set in the same universe)  :: secuela
sequela {n} /sɪˈkwiːlə/ (a disease or condition which is caused by an earlier disease or problem)  :: secuela
sequence {n} /ˈsikwəns/ (set of things in a set order)  :: secuencia {f}
sequenced {adj} (whose sequence has been determined)  :: secuenciado
sequencer {n} (device that activates components according to a preplanned sequence)  :: secuenciador {m}
sequent {adj} /ˈsiːkwənt/ (that comes after) SEE: subsequent  ::
sequent {adj} (that follows on) SEE: consequent  ::
sequential {adj} (sequential)  :: secuencial
sequester {v} /sɪˈkwɛs.tɚ/ (to separate from all external influence)  :: separar
sequin {n} /ˈsiːkwɪn/ (Italian/Turkish coin)  :: cequí {m}, sequí {m}
sequin {n} (sparkling spangle used for decoration of ornate clothing:)  :: lentejuela {f}
sequoia {n} /səˈkwɔɪ.ə/ (tree)  :: secoya {f}
serac {n} (a sharp ridge of ice between crevasses of a glacier)  :: serac {m}
seraglio {n}  :: serrallo {m}
seraph {n} /ˈserəf/ (highest order of angels)  :: serafín
Seraphina {prop} (female given name)  :: Serafina
Serb {n} /ˈsɝb/ (person of Serb descent)  :: serbio {m}, serbia {f}
Serbia {prop} /ˈsɝ.bi.ə/ (a country in southeastern Europe)  :: Serbia {f}
Serbia and Montenegro {prop} (former country on the Balkan Peninsula)  :: Serbia y Montenegro
Serbian {adj} (pertaining to Serbia and Serbians)  :: serbio
Serbian {n} /ˈsɜː(ɹ)biːən/ (person from Serbia; see also Serb#Translations, see also: Serb)  :: serbio {m}, serbio {m}, serbia {f}
Serbian {n} (Serb) SEE: Serb  ::
Serbian {prop} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian)  :: serbio {m}
Serbo-Croatian {adj} (pertaining to the Serbo-Croatian language)  :: serbocroata
Serbo-Croatian {prop} (South Slavic language)  :: serbocroata
Serbophile {n} (one who loves Serbia)  :: serbófilo {m}, serbófila {f}
sere {adj} /siːr/ (without moisture)  :: seco, marchito
serenade {n} /ˌsɛrəˈneɪd/ (love song)  :: serenata {f}
serenade {v} (serenade)  :: dar serenata
serendipity {n} /ˌsɛ.rɛn.ˈdɪp.ə.ti/ (unsought, unintended... and/or learning experience that happens by accident)  :: serendipia {f}, serendipidad {f}, serendipicia
serene {adj} (peaceful, calm)  :: sereno
serenity {n} (lack of agitation)  :: sosiego {m}, tranquilidad {f}
serenity {n} (state)  :: sosiego {m}, tranquilidad {f}, serenidad
serenity {n} (title given to a prince or other dignitary)  :: excelencia {m}
serf {n} /sɝf/ (semifree peasant)  :: siervo {m}
serfdom {n} (feudal system)  :: servidumbre {f}
serfdom {n} (state of being a serf)  :: servidumbre {f}
sergeant {n} /ˈsɑɹdʒənt/ (non-commissioned officer rank)  :: sargento {m}
Sergius {prop} (male given name)  :: Sergio {m}
serial killer {n} (person who commits multiple murders)  :: asesino en serie {m}, asesino serial {m}
seric {adj} /ˈsɛɹɪk/ (made of silk) SEE: silken  ::
series {n} (in analysis: sum of the terms of a sequence)  :: serie {f}
series {n} /ˈsɪɹiz/ (a number of things that follow on one after the other)  :: serie {f}
series {n} (television or radio program)  :: serie {f}
series finale {n} (the final episode of a television series)  :: conclusión de la serie
serigraphy {n} (screen printing) SEE: screen printing  ::
serin {n} (bird)  :: verdecillo {m}
serine {n} (nonessential amino acid; CH2OH.CH(NH2)COOH)  :: serina {f}
serious {adj} (important; weighty; not trifling; leaving no room for play)  :: serio
serious {adj} (really intending what is said; being in earnest)  :: serio
serious {adj} /ˈsɪɹiəs/ (without humor or expression of happiness)  :: serio
seriously {adv} /ˈsɪɹiəsli/ (in a serious or literal manner)  :: en serio
seriously {adv} (speech-act)  :: en serio
seriousness {n} (state of being serious)  :: seriedad {f}
sermon {n} /ˈsɝmən/ (religious discourse)  :: sermón
seropositive {adj} (testing positive for a given pathogen)  :: seropositivo
serotonin {n} /ˌsɛrəˈtʰəʊnɪn/ (the compound 5-hydroxytryptamine)  :: serotonina {f}
Serpens {prop} /ˈsɚːpənz/ (large summer constellation of the northern sky)  :: Serpens
serpent {n} (musical instrument)  :: serpentón {m}
serpent {n} /ˈsɝpənt/ (snake)  :: serpiente {f}, [archaic] sierpe {f}
Serpentarius {prop} (Ophiuchus) SEE: Ophiuchus  ::
serpentine {n} /ˈsɚːpəntaɪn/ (early form of cannon)  :: serpentín {m}
serpentine {n} /ˈsɝːpəntin/ (mineral)  :: serpentina {f}
serpentinite {n} (metamorphic rock)  :: serpentinita {f}
Serpukhovian {prop} (subdivision of the Carboniferous period)  :: Serpukhoviense
Serravallian {prop} (subdivision of the Miocene epoch)  :: Serravalliense
serum {n} (blood serum containing antibodies) SEE: antiserum  ::
serum {n} /ˈsɪɹ.əm/ (yellowish fluid obtained from blood)  :: suero
servant {n} (one who serves another, providing help in some manner)  :: servidor {m}
servant {n}  :: sirviente {m} {f}, criado {m}, criada {f}
servant {n} /ˈsɝvənt/ (one who is hired to perform regular household or other duties, and receives compensation)  :: sirviente {m}, criado {m}, mozo {m}, doméstico {m}, empleado {m}
serve {n} (AUS: portion of food) SEE: serving  ::
serve {n} /sɝv/ (sports: act of putting the ball or shuttlecock in play)  :: servicio {m}
serve {v} (military: to work or operate)  :: operar, cernir, cerner
serve {v} (religion: to obey and worship)  :: servir
serve {v} (sports: to lead off with first delivery (of the ball))  :: servir
serve {v} (to attend, supply the wants of)  :: servir
serve {v} (to be a servant)  :: sevir
serve {v} (to be of use)  :: servir, funcionar
serve {v} (to be subordinate to)  :: servir
serve {v} (to be suitor to)  :: servir
serve {v} (to bring food to)  :: servir
serve {v} (to perform duties)  :: desempeñar, servir
serve {v} (to spend time (of punishment))  :: servir
serve {v} (to treat (someone))  :: servir
serve {v} (to work for)  :: servir
server {n} (computing: a computer dedicated to running server programs)  :: servidor {m}
server {n} /ˈsɝvɚ/ (computing: a program which provides services to other programs or users)  :: servidor {m}
serve someone right {v} (happen to someone who deserves it)  :: estar bien hecho
serve someone right {v} (serves you right!)  :: ¡bien hecho!
serve time {v} (to be in prison) SEE: do time  ::
Servian {adj} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian  ::
Servian {n} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian  ::
service {n} (computing: function provided by one program or machine for another)  :: servicio
service {n} (economics: work performed)  :: servicio {m}
service {n} (sports: act of initially serving the ball)  :: saque {m}
service {n} /ˈsɝvɪs/ (practice of providing a service)  :: servicio {m}
service {v} (to serve)  :: servir
service à la française {n}  :: Servicio a la Francesa
service à la russe {n}  :: Servicio a la Rusa
service of process {n} (delivery of information providing notice)  :: diligencia de emplazamiento {f}
service of process {n} (effective notification of a lawsuit)  :: diligencia de emplazamiento {f}
service station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
serviette {n} /ˌsɜː.vi.ˈɛt/ (napkin) SEE: napkin  ::
servile {adj} /ˈsər.vəl/ (of or pertaining to a slave)  :: servil
servile {adj} (submissive or slavish)  :: servil
servility {n} (condition of being servile)  :: servilismo {m}
serving {n} (portion of food)  :: porción {f}
serving {n} /ˈsɜːvɪŋ/ (the act of serving)  :: servicio {m}
servitude {n} (qualified beneficial interest)  :: servidumbre {f}
servitude {n} /ˈsɝvɪtud/ (the state of being a slave)  :: servidumbre {f}
servomechanism {n} (system)  :: servomecanismo {m}
sesame {n} (seed)  :: ajonjolí {m}
sesame {n} /ˈsɛsəmi/ (plant)  :: sésamo {m}
sesame oil {n} (oil extracted from sesame seeds)  :: aceite de sésamo {m}
sesquioxide {n} (oxide)  :: sesquióxido {m}
sessile {adj} (botany)  :: sésil
sessile {adj} (zoology)  :: sésil
session {n} (meeting of a body to conduct business)  :: sesión {f}
session {n} /ˈsɛʃən/ (period devoted to a particular activity)  :: sesión {f}
sesterce {n} /ˈsɛstɜːs/ (sestertius) SEE: sestertius  ::
set {adj} (ready, prepared)  :: listo {m}
set {n} (a series of, a group of)  :: serie
set {n} (badger’s home) SEE: sett  ::
set {n} (collection of various objects for a particular purpose, such as a set of tools)  :: batería {f}, juego {m}
set {n}  :: decorado {m}, plató {m}, juego {m}
set {n} (device for receiving broadcast radio waves; a radio or television)  :: aparato {m}
set {n} (group of people, usually meeting socially)  :: grupo {m}
set {n} (in tennis)  :: set
set {n} (matching collection of similar things, such as a set of tables)  :: juego {m}
set {n} (plural: set theory) SEE: set theory  ::
set {n} (scenery for a film or play)  :: escenario {m}, plató {m}
set {n} (set theory: collection of objects)  :: conjunto {m}
set {v} (of a heavenly body: to disappear below the horizon)  :: ponerse
set {v} /sɛt/ (to put something down)  :: poner, dejar, colocar
set {v} (to adjust)  :: ajustar
set {v} (to arrange with dishes and cutlery)  :: poner (la mesa)
set {v} (to determine)  :: establecer
set {v} (to devise and assign work)  :: asignar
set {v} (to introduce)  :: ambientar, presentar
set {v} (to sit) SEE: sit  ::
set {v} (to solidify)  :: solidificarse
seta {n}  :: pelillo {m}
set aside {v}  :: apartar (a un lado)
setback {n} /ˈsɛtbæk/ (obstacle)  :: contratiempo {m}
set foot {v} (to enter)  :: poner el pie
set forth {v} (to present for consideration)  :: tentar
set in motion {v} (to trigger movement, to get going)  :: poner en marcha
set list {n} (setlist) SEE: setlist  ::
set off {v} (To offset) SEE: offset  ::
set on {v} (to encourage someone, or an animal, to attack someone)  :: azuzar [dog]
set on fire {v} (arouse passionate feelings in)  :: encender, calentar
set on fire {v} (cause to begin to burn)  :: pegar fuego a, encender, alumbrar
set phrase {n} (idiomatic expression)  :: frase hecha {f} colocación {f}
set square {n} (flat triangular piece of plastic or other material used in technical drawing)  :: cartabón {m}, escuadra {f}
Setswana {prop} /sɛtˈswɑnə/ (Tswana) SEE: Tswana  ::
sett {n} /sɛt/ (paving stone)  :: adoquín {m}
settee {n} /sɛˈti/ (long seat)  :: sofá {f}
set-theoretic difference {n} (set-theoretic difference) SEE: relative complement  ::
set theory {n} (mathematical theory of sets)  :: teoría de conjuntos {f}
set the Thames on fire {v} (to achieve something amazing)  :: encender la pradera
setting {adj} /ˈsɛtɪŋ/ (that disappears below the horizon)  :: poniente
settle {v} /ˈsɛtəl/ (to determine, establish)  :: resolver
settle down {v} (to become quiet)  :: calmarse
settle down {v} (to establish a settled lifestyle)  :: establecerse
settle for {v} (To accept or allow something, especially something not entirely desirable.)  :: conformar [pronominal]
settlement {n} ((law) A disposition of property, or the act of granting it)  :: acuerdo {m}
settlement {n} /ˈset.l.mənt/ (A colony that is newly established; a place or region newly settled)  :: poblado {m}, asentamiento {m}
settlement agreement {n} (a contractual agreement between parties to actual or potential litigation by which each party agrees to a resolution of the underlying dispute)  :: conciliación judicial {f}
settler {n} (someone who settles in a new location, especially one who makes a previously uninhabited place his home)  :: colonizador {m}
settling {n}  :: decantación {f}, concho {m}
set up {adj} (in a position to function)  :: preparar
set up {v} (to arrange for an outcome)  :: construir
set up {v} (to cause to happen)  :: causar
set up {v} (to gel or harden)  :: fortalecer
set up {v} (to order logically)  :: causar
set up {v} (to ready something for use)  :: disponer
Sevan trout {n} (Armenian fish)  :: trucha de Sevan {f}
Sevastopol {prop} /ˌsɛvəˈstoʊpəl/ (city)  :: Sebastopol {m}
seven {n} (the figure seven)  :: siete
seven {num} /ˈsɛv.ən/ (cardinal number 7)  :: siete
seven deadly sins {n} (the cardinal sins)  :: siete pecados capitales {p}
seven hundred {num} /ˈsɛv.ən ˈhʌn.dɹəd/ (cardinal number 700)  :: setecientos {m}, setecientas {f}
seven hundred and fifty {n} (the figure 750)  :: setecientos cincuenta
seven hundred and fifty {num} (number)  :: setecientos cincuenta
sevennight {n} (period of seven consecutive days and nights) SEE: week  ::
seven o'clock {n} (the start of the eighth hour)  :: las siete
Seven Sages {prop} (the seven ancient Greeks)  :: Siete Sabios {m-p}
seventeen {num} /ˈsɛv.ən.tiːn/ (cardinal number)  :: diecisiete
seventeenth {num} /ˌsɛvənˈtiːnθ/ (ordinal number)  :: decimoséptimo
seventh {adj} /sɛv.nθ/ (ordinal form of the number seven)  :: séptimo {m}, séptima {f}; [abbreviations] {m}, {f})
seventh heaven {n} (state of great joy and satisfaction)  :: séptimo cielo {m}
seven thousand {num} (7,000)  :: siete mil
seventieth {adj} /ˈsɛvntiəθ/ (ordinal form of the number seventy (70))  :: septuagésimo
seventieth {n} (one of seventy equal parts of a whole)  :: setentavo
seventieth {n} (the person or thing in the seventieth position)  :: septuagésimo
seventy {num} /ˈsɛv.əɾ̃.i]/ (cardinal number)  :: setenta
seventy-eight {num} (78)  :: setenta y ocho
seventy-first {num} (ordinal number 71st)  :: septuagésimo primero
seventy-five {num} (75)  :: setenta y cinco
seventy-four {num} (74)  :: setenta y cuatro
seventy-nine {num} (79)  :: setenta y nueve
seventy-one {num} (71)  :: setenta y uno
seventy-seven {num} (77)  :: setenta y siete
seventy-six {num} (76)  :: setenta y seis
seventy-three {num} (73)  :: setenta y tres
seventy-two {num} (72)  :: setenta y dos
seven virtues {n} (seven virtues)  :: siete virtudes
sever {v} /ˈsɛv.ɚ/ (to cut free)  :: cortar, romper, tallar, tajar, truncar, recider, separar, secar, segar
several {determiner} /ˈsɛv(ə)ɹəl/ (consisting of a number more than two, but not very many)  :: varios {m-p}, varias {f-p}
several {determiner}  :: varios
severance {n} /ˈsɛv.ɹəns/ (severance payment) SEE: severance pay  ::
severance payment {n} (money paid to employee in case of layoff) SEE: severance pay  ::
severe {adj} (austere)  :: severo, austero
severe {adj} (strict or harsh)  :: severo
severe {adj} /sɪˈvɪə/ (very bad or intense)  :: severo, grave
severe acute respiratory syndrome {n} (form of pneumonia)  :: síndrome respiratorio agudo severo {m}
severely {adv} (in a severe manner)  :: severamente
severity {n} (degree of something undesirable; badness)  :: seriedad {f}, severidad {f}
severity {n} /səˈvɛɹɨti/ (state of being severe)  :: severidad {f}
Sevillan {adj} (from Sevilla)  :: sevillano
Sevillan {n} (someone from Sevilla)  :: sevillano {m}, sevillana {f}
Seville {prop} (city in Spain)  :: Sevilla {f}
Sevillian {adj} (from Sevilla)  :: sevillano
Sevillian {n} (someone from Sevilla)  :: sevillano {m}, sevillana {f}
sew {v} ((intransitive) use a needle)  :: coser
sew {v} /soʊ/ ((transitive) use a needle)  :: coser
sewage {n} (suspension of water and waste)  :: aguas residuales {f-p}
sewer {n} /ˈsoʊɚ/ (person who sews clothing)  :: costurero {m}, costurera {f}, cosedor {m}, cosedora {f}
sewer {n} /ˈsuɚ/ (pipes used to remove human waste and to provide drainage)  :: alcantarilla {f}, cloaca {f}, alcantarillado {m}
sewerage {n} (sewage) SEE: sewage  ::
sewing machine {n} (device)  :: máquina de coser
sewn {v} /soʊn/ (past participle of sew)  :: cosido
sex {n} (gender (female or male))  :: sexo {m}, género {m}
sex {n} /sɛks/ (act of sexual intercourse)  :: relaciones sexuales {f-p}, sexo {m}, [attributive] sexual {m} {f}
sex {v} (to determine the sex of)  :: sexar
sex appeal {n} (sexual attractiveness)  :: atracción sexual {f}
sex bomb {n} (someone highly sexy)  :: bomba sexual {f}
sex change {n} (surgical or hormonal modification of a person's biological gender)  :: cambio de sexo {m}
sex drive {n} (tendency to engage in sexual activity)  :: libido {m}
sex education {n} (sex education)  :: educación sexual {f}
sex gland {n} (gland in which sex cells are produced) SEE: gonad  ::
sex hormone {n} (hormones involved in puberty, arousal, and sex drive)  :: hormonas de sexo {f}
sexism {n} /ˈsɛksɪzm̩/ (gender discrimination or dislike)  :: sexismo {m}
sexist {adj} (unfairly against one sex in favour of the other)  :: sexista
sexist {n} /ˈsɛksɪst/ (a person who discriminates on grounds of sex)  :: sexista {m} {f}
sexology {n} (The study of sex and sexuality)  :: sexología {f}
sex ratio {n}  :: razón de sexo
sex shop {n} (shop that sells sexual merchandise)  :: sex shop {m}
sex strike {n} (a strike, in which one or multiple persons refrain from sex with their partner(s) to achieve certain goals)  :: huelga sexual
Sextans {prop} (dim spring constellation of the northern sky)  :: Sextante {m}
sextant {n} /ˈsɛkstənt/ (navigational instrument)  :: sextante {m}
sextet {n} (any group of six people)  :: sexteto {m}
sextet {n} (composition for six voices or instruments)  :: sexteto {m}
sextillion {num} (a million quintillion, 1036)  :: sextillón
sextillion {num} (a trillion billion, 1021)  :: mil trillones
sexting {v} /ˈsɛkstɪŋ/ (sending sexually explicit text messages or photographs between cell phones)  :: sextear, mandar textos sexuales
sexton {n} /ˈsɛkstən/ (church official)  :: sacristán {m}
sex tourism {n} (travel for sex)  :: turismo sexual {m}
sex toy {n} (sex aid)  :: juguete sexual {m}
sexual {adj} /ˈsɛkʃuəl/ (of or relating to having sex)  :: sexual
sexual {adj}  :: sexual
sexual act {n} (sex act) SEE: sex act  ::
sexual appetite {n} (sexual desire)  :: apetito sexual
sexual cannibalism {n} (sexual cannibalism)  :: canibalismo sexual {m}
sexual fraternization {n} (sexual relations)  :: relación sexual {f}
sexual harassment {n} /ˌsɛkʃuəlhəˈɹæsmənt/ (sexual harassment)  :: acoso sexual {m}
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual interaction)  :: coito {m}, relación sexual {f}
sexuality {n} (concern with or interest in sexual activity)  :: sexualidad {f}
sexuality {n} (sexual activity)  :: sexualidad {f}
sexuality {n}  :: sexualidad {f}
sexuality {n} (sexual orientation) SEE: sexual orientation  ::
sexualization {n}  :: sexualización {f}
sexually {adv} (in a sexual manner)  :: sexualmente
sexually {adv} (with respect to intercourse)  :: sexualmente
sexually transmitted disease {n} (disease contracted through sexual contact)  :: infección de transmisión sexual {f}, enfermedad de transmisión sexual {f}
sexual minority {n} (those outside mainstream sexual expression)  :: minoría sexual {f}
sexual orientation {n} (sexual orientation)  :: orientación sexual {f}
sexual predator {n} (person seen as threatening for wanting sex)  :: acosador sexual
sexual relation {n} (behaviour of a sexual nature)  :: relación sexual {f}
sexual reproduction {n} (process whereby a new organism created by combining the genetic material of two organisms)  :: reproducción sexual
sexual slavery {n} (criminal activity)  :: trata de blancas {f}
sexual tension {n} (tension between two individuals due to physical attraction)  :: tensión sexual {f}
sex worker {n} (person who supplies sexual services for money)  :: trabajadora sexual {f}, trabajador sexual {m}, trabajadores sexuales {m-p}, trabajadoras sexuales {f-p}
sexy {adj} /ˈsɛksi/ (having sexual appeal)  :: sexy
sexy {adj} (slang: very attractive or appealing)  :: sexy
Seychelles {prop} /seɪˈʃɛlz/ (country in East Africa)  :: Seychelles {f-p}
Seychellois {adj} (from, or pertaining to, the Seychelles)  :: seychellense {m} {f}
Seychellois {n} (Someone from the Seychelles of Seychellois descent)  :: seychellense {m} {f}
shabby {adj} /ˈʃæb.i/ (torn or worn; poor; mean; ragged)  :: raído {m}, zarrapastroso
shack {n} /ʃæk/ (crude hut)  :: [Colombia] cambuche {m}, [Panama] casa bruja {m}, [Spain] chabola {f}, [El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua] champa {f}, [Mexico] jacal {m}, [Argentina, Venezuela] rancho {m}, [Costa Rica] tugurio {m}
shackle {n} (a U-shaped piece of metal)  :: grillete {m}
shackle {n} (restraint fit over an appendage)  :: grillete {m}, grillos {m-p}
shackle {n} (stubble) SEE: stubble  ::
shackles {n} (paired wrist or ankle restraints)  :: grillete {m}
shad {n} /ʃæd/ (fishes of the herring family)  :: alosa {f}, sábalo {m}
shadbush {n} (serviceberry) SEE: serviceberry  ::
shade {n} /ʃeɪd/ (darkness where light is blocked)  :: sombra {f}
shade {n} (something that blocks light, particularly in a window)  :: persiana {f}
shade {n} (variety of color)  :: umbral {m}, tono {m}, matiz {m}
shade {v} (to alter slightly)  :: matizar
shade {v} (to darken)  :: oscurecer
shade {v} (to shield from light)  :: sombrear
shadoof {n} (device used to gather water)  :: cigüeñal {m}, cigoñal {m}
shadow {n} /ˈʃædoʊ/ (dark image projected onto a surface)  :: sombra {f}
shadow-box {n} (diorama) SEE: diorama  ::
shadowbox {n} (diorama) SEE: diorama  ::
shadow-box {v} (shadowbox) SEE: shadowbox  ::
shadow of a doubt {n} (any doubt or hesitation)  :: sombra de duda
shady {adj} (causing shade)  :: umbrío
shady {adj} /ˈʃeɪdi/ (abounding in shades)  :: umbroso
shaft {n} /ʃæft/ (long narrow body of spear or arrow)  :: asta {f}, astil {m} [arrow]
shaft {n}  :: barra {f}, caña {f}, [4] cañón {m}, eje {m}, , [5] mango {m}
shaft {n} (beam or ray of light)  :: haz {m}, rayo {m}
shaft {n} (long passage sunk into the earth)  :: pozo {m}
shaft {n} (main axis of a feather)  :: raquis {m}
shaft {n} (the shaft of the penis)  :: tronco {m}
shaft {n} (ventilation or heating conduit)  :: ducto {m}
shaft {n} (vertical passage housing a lift)  :: hueco {m}, pozo {m}
shag {n} /ʃæɡ/ (sea bird)  :: cormorán {m}, cormorán moñudo {m}
shaggy {adj} /ˈʃæɡi/ (rough with long or thick hair, fur or wool; unshaven, ungroomed, or unbrushed)  :: pelo largo {m}, pelo despeinado {m}, pelo suelto {m}, chascón [Chile, Bolivia], greñudo, desgreñado
shah {n} (king of Persia)  :: sah {m}
shahada {n} (Islamic declaration of belief)  :: shahada {f}
shaheed {n} (martyr) SEE: martyr  ::
shake {n} (beverage made of ice cream and carbonated drink) SEE: float  ::
shake {n} (milkshake)  :: batido
shake {v}  :: agitar, sacudir
shake {v} /ˈʃeɪk/ (transitive: to cause to move)  :: agitar, sacudir
shake {v} (transitive: to disturb emotionally)  :: agitar
shake off {v} (to remove by shaking)  :: sacudir
Shakespeare {prop} (English playwright)  :: Shakespeare
Shakespearean {adj} /ʃeɪkˈspiɹiən/ (pertaining to Shakespeare or his works)  :: shakespeariano
shale {n} (sedimentary rock)  :: esquisto {m}, pizarra {f}
shale {n} (shell, husk, cod, pod)  :: cáscara, vaina
shall {v} /ˈʃæl/ (indicating the simple future tense)  :: shall followed by the infinitive is translated using the future tense
shall {v} (indicating the simple future tense)  :: I shall sing tomorrow - Cantaré mañana
shallot {n} /ˈʃælət/ (vegetable in the onion family)  :: chalota {f}
shallow {adj} /ˈʃæl.oʊ/ (having little depth and significantly less deep than wide)  :: poco profundo {m}, superficial
shallow {adj} (concerned mainly with superficial matters)  :: superficial
shallow {adj} (extending not far downward)  :: superficial
shallow {adj} (lacking interest or substance)  :: superficial, desinteresante {m}
shallow {adj}  :: poco profundo ; superficial
shallow {n} (shallow portion of an otherwise deep body of water)  :: bajo {m}, bajofondo {m}
shalom {interj} (transliteration of the Jewish greeting or farewell)  :: shalom
sham {adj} (intended to deceive)  :: falso {m}; fingido {m}
sham {v} (to cheat or deceive)  :: fingir
shaman {n} /ˈʃɑːmən/ (a medium between the concrete and spirit worlds)  :: chamán {m}, curandero {m}, curandera {f}
shamanism {n} (range of traditional beliefs)  :: chamanismo {m}
shamble {v} /ˈʃæmbl̩/ (to walk while shuffling or dragging the feet)  :: arrastrar los pies
shambles {n} (a slaughterhouse)  :: matadero {f}
shame {n} /ʃeɪm/ (uncomfortable or painful feeling)  :: vergüenza {f}
shame {n} (something to regret)  :: vergüenza {f}, pena {f}
shame {v} (to cause to feel shame)  :: avergonzar
shameful {adj} /ˈʃeɪmfəl/ (causing or meriting shame or disgrace)  :: vergonzoso
shamefully {adv} /ˈʃeɪmfəli/ (in a shamefull manner)  :: vergonzosamente
shameless {adj} (having no shame)  :: sin vergüenza
shamelessly {adv} (in a shameless manner)  :: desvergonzadamente
shamelessness {n} (The state or characteristic of being without shame)  :: sinvergonzonería {f}, desvergüenza {f}
shampoo {n} /ʃæmˈpu/ (product for washing the hair or other fibres)  :: champú {m}
shamrock {n} /ˈʃæm.ɹɑk/ (trefoil leaf of any clover)  :: trébol {m}
shamrock {n} (any of several small plants, forms of clover) SEE: clover  ::
shandy {n} /ˈʃændi/ (mixture of lemonade and beer)  :: clara {f} [Spain]
shandy {n} (a serving of this mixture)  :: clara {f} [Spain]
shanghai {v} /ˈʃeɪŋ.haɪ/ (to force or trick into joining a ship)  :: emborrachar para llevarlo como marinero
Shanghai {prop} /ˈʃæŋhai/ (Chinese city)  :: Shanghái
shank {n} /ʃeɪŋk/ (an improvised stabbing weapon)  :: pincho {m}
shanty {n} /ˈʃænti/ (An old run-down house or shack)  :: chabola {m}
shaowei {n} (siu mei) SEE: siu mei  ::
shape {n} (appearance or outline)  :: forma {f}
shape {n} /ʃeɪp/ (status or condition)  :: forma {f}
shape {n}  :: forma {f}
shaped {adj} /ʃeɪpt/ (Hyponyms) SEE: -shaped  ::
shape-shifter {n} /ˈʃeɪpʃɪftə/ (a person who can transform)  :: cambiante {m}
sharaga {n} (sharashka) SEE: sharashka  ::
sharashka {n} (a Soviet gulag R&D lab)  :: sharashka {f}
sharbat {n} (sherbet) SEE: sherbet  ::
shard {n} /ʃɑɹd/ (piece)  :: casco {m}, añicos {m-p}
share {n} /ʃɛɚ/ (portion of something)  :: participación {f}
share {n} (financial instrument)  :: acción {f}
share {n} (plowshare) SEE: plowshare  ::
share {v} (to divide and distribute)  :: dividir
share {v} (to give)  :: dar, compartir
share {v} (to have in common)  :: compartir
sharecropping {n} (system)  :: aparcería
shared {adj} /ˈʃɛə(ɹ)d/ (used multiply)  :: compartido {m}
shareholder {n} (one who owns shares of stock)  :: accionista {m} {f}
shari'a {n} (Islamic religious law)  :: sharia {f}
shark {n} /ʃɑɹk/ (scaleless cartilaginous fish)  :: tiburón {m}
shark fin soup {n} (soup made from shark fins)  :: sopa de aleta de tiburón {f}
sharp {adj} (exact, precise, accurate, keen)  :: certero
sharp {adj} (forming a small angle)  :: agudo
sharp {adj} (having an intense, acrid flavour)  :: agrio
sharp {adj} (intelligent)  :: listo
sharp {adj} (intense and sudden (of pain))  :: agudo
sharp {adj}  :: listo , puntiagudo , sostenido
sharp {adj} (musically higher-pitched than desired)  :: agudo
sharp {adj} (observant, alert, acute)  :: agudo
sharp {adj} (of a note, played a semitone higher than usual)  :: sostenido
sharp {adj} (offensive, critical, or acrimonious)  :: agrio
sharp {adj} /ʃɑɹp/ (able to cut easily)  :: afilado, filoso
sharp {adj} (pointed, able to pierce easily)  :: filoso
sharp {adv} (exactly)  :: en punto
sharp {adv} (in a higher pitch than is correct or desirable)  :: desafinado {m}
sharp {n} (note that is sharp in a particular key)  :: sostenido
sharp {n} (sign for a sharp note on the staff)  :: sostenido
sharpen {v} (to make sharp)  :: afilar
sharpener {n} (device for making things sharp)  :: sacapuntas {m}
sharpness {n} (cutting ability of an edge)  :: agudeza
shashlik {n} (skewered dish)  :: shashlik {m}
shatter {v} /ˈʃæt.ə(r)/ (to violently break something into pieces)  :: astillar, estrellar, quebrantar, hacer añicos
shatter {v} (to smash, or break into tiny pieces)  :: astillar, estrellar, hacer añicos
shave {n} (an instance of shaving)  :: afeitado {m}
shave {v} /ʃeɪv/ (to remove hair from)  :: afeitar, rapar, rasurar
shave {v} (to remove hair from one's face)  :: afeitarse
shaver {n} (boy) SEE: boy  ::
shaver {n} (electric razor)  :: maquinilla de afeitar {f}, máquina de afeitar {f}, afeitadora {f}
shaver {n} /ˈʃeɪvɚ/ (barber) SEE: barber  ::
shaver {n} (pillager) SEE: pillager  ::
shaver {n} (sharper) SEE: sharper  ::
shaw {n} /ʃɔː/ (thicket) SEE: thicket  ::
shawl {n} /ʃɔːl/ (a square piece of cloth worn as a covering for the head, neck, and shoulders)  :: chal {m}
shawm {n} /ʃɔːm/ (wind instrument)  :: caramillo
she {pron} /ʃi/ (person)  :: ella
shea {n} /ʃi/ (tree)  :: karité {m}
shea butter {n} /ˈʃeɪ ˌbʌtɚ/ (fat extracted from the fruit of the shea tree)  :: manteca de karité
sheaf {n} (any collection of things bound together; a bundle)  :: atado {m}, atada {f}
sheaf {n}  :: fibrilla {f}
sheaf {n} /ʃiːf/ (bundle of grain or straw)  :: haz {m}, atado {m}, atada {f}, mies {f}
sheaf {n} (mathematical construct)  :: haz {m}
sheaf {n} (sheave) SEE: sheave  ::
shear {n} (a cutting tool similar to scissors)  :: cizalla {f}
shear {n} (the act of shearing, or something removed by shearing)  :: cizallado
shear {v} /ʃiɹ/ (to cut)  :: cizallar, cortar
shear {v} (to deform because of shearing forces)  :: distorsionar
shear {v} (to remove the fleece from a sheep)  :: esquilar, tonsurar, tundir
shears {n} /ʃɪrz/ (tool consisting of two blades with bevel edges)  :: cizalla {f}, cizallas {f-p}
shearwater {n} (seabird)  :: pardela {f}
she-ass {n} (female ass, female donkey, jenny)  :: burra {f}, asna {f}
sheath {n} (condom) SEE: condom  ::
sheath {n} /ʃiːθ/ (scabbard)  :: vaina {f}
sheath {n} (long case)  :: envoltura {f}
sheath {v} /ʃiːð/ (put (a sword) into its sheath)  :: envainar
sheath {v} (put (an object) into its sheath)  :: envainar
sheathe {v}  :: forrar
sheathe {v} /ʃiːð/ (to put something, such as a knife, into a sheath)  :: envainar
sheave {n} /ʃiːv/ (wheel having a groove)  :: roldana {f}
she-bear {n} (a female bear)  :: osa {f}
she-cat {n} (a female cat)  :: gata {f}
shed {n} (poor quality automobile)  :: carraca {f}
shed {n} (temporary structure to shelter something)  :: cobertizo {m}, [Latin America] galpón {m}
shed {v} /ʃɛd/ (to part or divide)  :: separar
shed {v} (to allow to flow or fall)  :: derramar
shed {v} (to pour; to make flow)  :: verter
she-devil {n} (female devil)  :: demonia femenina
sheen {n} /ʃiːn/ (splendor; radiance; shininess)  :: brillo {m}
sheep {n} /ʃiːp/ (animal)  :: oveja {f}
sheep {n} (shy person)  :: pusilánime {m} {f}, papanatas {m} {f}
sheepdog {n} (dog used for herding sheep)  :: perro pastor {m}
sheepfold {n} /ˈʃiːpfəʊld/ (enclosure)  :: aprisco {m}, redil {m}
sheepherder {n} (person herding sheep)  :: pastor de ovejas {m}
sheepherder {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd  ::
sheepskin {n} (skin of a sheep)  :: carnero {m}, badana {f}
sheer {adj} (pure; unmixed)  :: puro
sheer {adj} (straight up and down; vertical; perpendicular)  :: escarpado, acantilado, vertical
sheer {adj} /ʃɪɹ/ (very thin or transparent)  :: fino, transparente, muy delgado
sheet {n} (expanse of material on the ground)  :: capa {f}
sheet {n} /ʃit/ (bedsheet) SEE: bedsheet  ::
sheet {n} (rope to adjust sail)  :: escota {f}
sheet {n} (sheet of material)  :: lámina {f}
sheet {n} (sheet of paper)  :: hoja {f}
sheet bend {n} (knot)  :: vuelta de escota {f}
sheet metal {n} (Metal worked into a thin, flat sheet)  :: hojalata {f}
sheet music {n} (hand-written or printed form of musical notation)  :: partitura {f}
sheik {n} /ʃeɪk/ (leader of an Arab village, family or small tribe)  :: jeque {m}
sheik {n} (Gulf countries: official title for members of the royal family)  :: jeque {m}
sheik {n} (Islamic religious clergy)  :: jeque {m}
Sheinwoodian {prop} (subdivision of the Silurian period)  :: Sheinwoodiense
shekel {n} /ˈʃekəl/ (sheqel) SEE: sheqel  ::
shelduck {n} (waterfowl)  :: tarro {m}
shelf {n} (capacity)  :: estantería {f}
shelf {n} /ʃɛlf/ (structure)  :: estante {m}, balda {f}, anaquel {m}
shelf {n} (reef, shoal, sandbar)  :: arrecife {m}, banco {m}, cordón {m}
shelf life {n} (the length of time a product will last without deteriorating)  :: vigencia {f}, duración {f}
shell {n} (by extension, any mollusks having such a covering)  :: crustáceo {m}, marisco {m}
shell {n} (casing of an artillery projectile)  :: casquete {m}
shell {n} (computing: general-purpose environment)  :: terminal {m}
shell {n} (conjoined scutes that comprise the "shell" of a tortoise or turtle)  :: caparazón {m}
shell {n} (covering of a nut)  :: cáscara {f}
shell {n} /ʃɛl/ (hard calcareous or chitinous external covering of many invertebrates)  :: concha {f}
shell {n} (entomology: exoskeleton of certain insects)  :: concha {f}
shell {n}  :: [fruit] cáscara {f}, [animal] concha {f}
shell {n} (hard covering of an egg)  :: cáscara {f}
shell {n} (pod)  :: vaina {f}
shell {v} (to bombard, to fire projectiles at)  :: bombardear
shell {v} (to remove the outer covering or shell of something)  :: descascarar (nut), desvainar (pea)
shellfish {n} /ˈʃɛlˌfɪʃ/ (aquatic food that has a shell)  :: marisco {m}
shelter {n} /ˈʃɛltɚ/ (a refuge or other protection)  :: refugio {m}, abrigo, amparo, asilo, abrigadero
shelter {n} (institution)  :: hogar {m}
shelter {v} (intransitive, to take cover)  :: refugiarse
Shem {prop} (son of Noah)  :: Sem
shenanigan {n} /ʃəˈnænɪgən/ (shenanigans) SEE: shenanigans  ::
shenanigans {n} /ʃəˈnænəɡɪns/ (trickery, games; skulduggery)  :: artimaña
Shenzhen {prop} /ˈʃenˈdʒen/ (a city in China)  :: Shénzhen
shepherd {n} /ˈʃɛp.ərd/ (a person who tends sheep)  :: pastor {m}, ovejero {m}
shepherd {v} (watch over; guide)  :: pastorear
sheqel {n} /ˈʃekəl/ (currency unit in Israel)  :: shekel {m}
Sheremetyevo {prop} (airport in Russia)  :: Sheremétievo {m}
sheriff {n} /ˈʃɛɹɪf/ (all meanings)  :: sheriff {m}
Sherpa {prop} /ˈʃɹ̩pə/ (ethnic group)  :: sherpa
sherry {n} (fortified wine)  :: jerez {m}
sherry {n} (glass of sherry)  :: vaso {m} de jerez
sherry {n} (variety of sherry)  :: jerez {m}
she's unconscious {phrase} (she's unconscious)  :: ella está inconsciente
she-tiger {n} (tigress) SEE: tigress  ::
Shetland {prop} (Shetland Islands) SEE: Shetland Islands  ::
Shetland Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: islas Shetland {f}
she-wolf {n} (female wolf)  :: loba {f}
shh {interj} /ʃː/ (requesting silence)  :: chito
Shi'a {n} (branch of Islam)  :: chiismo {m}, chía {m}
Shi'a {n} (follower of Shi'a Islam)  :: chiíta {m} {f}
shibboleth {n} (a common or longstanding belief, custom, or catchphrase associated with a particular group, especially one with little current meaning or truth)  :: doctrina anticuada
shibboleth {n} /ˈʃɪbəlɛθ/ (a word, especially seen as a test, to distinguish someone as belonging to a particular nation, class, profession etc)  :: santo y seña, contraseña
shield {n} (anything that protects or defends)  :: escudo {m}
shield {n} /ʃiːld/ (armor)  :: escudo {m}
shield {v} (to protect, to defend)  :: proteger, blindar
shift {n} (act of shifting)  :: cambio, desviación, deslizamiento, desplazamiento {m}
shift {n} (button on a keyboard)  :: tecla shift {f}, tecla mayúsculas {f}
shift {n} (change of workers)  :: turno
shift {n} /ʃɪft/ (type of women's undergarment) SEE: slip  ::
shift {n} (gear mechanism in a motor vehicle)  :: cambio
shift {v} (to change gears)  :: cambiar
shift {v} (to change position)  :: moverse
shift {v} (to change, swap)  :: cambiar
shift {v} (to move from one place to another)  :: mover
shift key {n} (key on a typewriter)  :: tecla de mayúsculas {f}
shiitake {n} (Lentinula edodes)  :: shiitake {m}, shitake {m}
Shiite {n} /ʃiːaɪt/ (Shi'a) SEE: Shi'a  ::
shikimic acid {n} (shikimic acid)  :: ácido shikímico {m}, ácido siquímico {m}
shill {n} (an accomplice at a confidence trick)  :: compinche {m}, palero {m}
shill {n} /ʃɪl/ (a person paid to endorse a product favourably)  :: testaferro {m}, hombre de paja
shill {v} (to promote or endorse in return for payment)  :: prevaricar, andar en chanchullos, trapichear, trapisondar
shill {v} (to put under cover, to sheal)  :: tapar, encubrir, ocultar celar, disimular, enterrar
shilling {n} (currency)  :: chelín {m}
shilling {n} /ˈʃɪlɪŋ/ (former coin)  :: chelín {m}
Shimon {prop} (male given name) SEE: Simeon  ::
Shimshon {prop} (given name) SEE: Samson  ::
shin {n} /ʃɪn/ (front part of the leg below the knee)  :: canilla {f}, espinilla {f}, tibia {f}
shinbone {n} (inner bone of the hind limb below the knee)  :: tibia {f}
shine {n} (brightness from a source of light)  :: brillo {m}
shine {n} (brightness from reflected light)  :: brillo {m}
shine {n}  :: brillo {m}
shine {n} (shoeshine) SEE: shoeshine  ::
shine {n} (slang: moonshine) SEE: moonshine  ::
shine {n} (sunshine) SEE: sunshine  ::
shine {v} /ʃaɪn/ (to emit light)  :: brillar, lucir
shine {v}  :: brillar
shine {v} (ergative: to create light with a flashlight, lamp, torch, etc.)  :: alumbrar
shiner {n} /ˈʃaɪnə(r)/ (black eye) SEE: black eye  ::
shingle {n} /ˈʃɪŋ.ɡəl/ (small, thin piece of building material)  :: ripia {f}, tablilla {f}
shingle {n} (small, smooth pebbles)  :: guijarro
shingle {v} (to cover with shingles (building material))  :: techar
shingles {n} /ˈʃɪŋɡəlz/ (herpes zoster)  :: culebrilla {f}, herpes zóster {m}
shining {adj} /ˈʃaɪnɪŋ/ (emitting light)  :: brillante
shining {adj} (having a high polish or sheen)  :: lustroso, lúcido
shining {adj} (having exceptional merit)  :: ilustre, famoso, célebre, renombrado, reputado, espléndido
shinkansen {n} (bullet train) SEE: bullet train  ::
shin pad {n} (clothing)  :: espinillera {f}
shin splint {n} (painful inflammation of muscles in the shins)  :: síndrome de estrés medial de la tibia {m}, periostitis {f}
Shinto {prop} /ˈʃɪn.toʊ/ (religion)  :: sintoísmo
Shintoism {prop} (Shinto) SEE: Shinto  ::
Shintoist {n} (an adherent of Shinto)  :: sintoísta {m} {f}
shiny {adj} /ˈʃaɪni/ (reflecting light)  :: refulgente
shiny {adj}  :: brillante, reluciente
shiny {adj} (emitting light)  :: brillante
shiny cowbird {n} (shiny cowbird)  :: tordo renegrido {m}
ship {n} /ʃɪp/ (large water vessel)  :: barco {m}, buque {m}, nave {f}
-ship {suffix} (Property or state of being)  :: -azgo {m}, -dad {f}
ship {v} (to send a parcel or container)  :: enviar
shipwreck {n} (An event where a ship sinks or runs aground.)  :: naufragio {m}
shipwreck {n} /ˈʃɪpɹɛk/ (A ship that has sunk or run aground so that it is no longer seaworthy.)  :: pecio {m}
shipwreck {v} (to wreck a vessel)  :: naufragar
shipwrecked {adj} (stranded as a result of a shipwreck)  :: náufrago {m}, naufragado
shipyard {n} (place to build and repair ships)  :: astillero {m}
Shiraz {n} /ʃɚˈɑːz/ (variety of black grape)  :: Syrah
shire {n} /ʃaɪə(ɹ)/ (former administrative area of Britain; a county)  :: condado {m}
shirk {v} /ʃɝk/ (avoid a duty)  :: correrse, evadir, escaquearse
shirker {n} (Someone who shirks)  :: embuscado {m}
shirt {n} /ʃɝt/ (article of clothing)  :: camisa {f}
shirtfront {n} (the front part of a shirt)  :: peto {m}
shit {adj} (despicable)  :: mierdada {f}
shit {adj} (of poor quality)  :: de mierda
shit {interj} (expression of worry, failure)  :: mierda, carajo, puta
shit {n} (definite plural: diarrhea)  :: cagarro {m} (sólido), diarrea {f} (líquido)
shit {n} (nasty, despicable person)  :: mierda {f}, malparido {m}
shit {n} (nonsense, bullshit)  :: mierda {f}, huevonadas {f-p} , babosadas {f-p}
shit {n} (not anything, nothing)  :: (una) mierda {f}
shit {n} (rubbish)  :: mierda {f}, maricadas {f-p}
shit {n} /ʃɪt/ (solid excretory product evacuated from the bowel)  :: mierda {f}, caca {f}
shit {v} (to defecate)  :: cagar
shit {v} (vulgar: to be stricken with fear)  :: cagarse
shit {v} (vulgar: to excrete (something) through the anus)  :: cagar
shit ass {n} (shitass) SEE: shitass  ::
shitass {n} (mean or rude person)  :: cabrón
shit factory {n} (humorous: infant)  :: cagón {m}, cagóncito {m}
shit-for-brains {adj} (Very stupid)  :: descerebrado, subnormal, tonto
shit happens {phrase} (expression of acceptance of misfortune) SEE: such is life  ::
shithead {n} /ˈʃɪt.hɛd/ (stupid or contemptible person)  :: cagón {m}, cabeza de mierda {m} {f}
shitload {n} (vulgar slang: a large amount)  :: chingo
shitter {n} /ˈʃɪ.tə(ɹ)/ (anus (vulgar)) SEE: ass  ::
shitton {n} (enormous amount)  :: montón {m}
shitty {adj} /ˈʃɪɾi]/ (very bad; unpleasant; miserable; insignificant)  :: mierdoso, de mierda
shive {n} /ʃʌɪv/ (shiva) SEE: shiva  ::
shiver {n} (the act or result of shivering)  :: escalofrío {m}
shiver {v} /ˈʃɪvə/ (to tremble or shake)  :: tiritar, temblar de frío
Shlomo {prop} (given name) SEE: Solomon  ::
Shoah {prop} /ˈʃoʊ.ə/ (the systematic mass murder of 6 million Jews) SEE: Holocaust  ::
shoal {n} /ʃəʊl/ (sandbank)  :: bajío {m}
shoal {n} (group of fish)  :: banco {m}, cardumen {m}
shock {n} (arrangement of sheaves for drying) SEE: stook  ::
shock {n}  :: choque {m}
shock {n} /ʃɑk/ (sudden, heavy impact)  :: choque {m}
shock {n} (life-threatening medical emergency)  :: choque
shock absorber {n} (device to absorb shocks)  :: amortiguador
shocking {v} (Extremely bad)  :: horrible
shocking {v} (Inspiring shock; startling)  :: espantoso
shocking {v} (Unusually obscene or lewd)  :: aberrante
shock wave {n} (A powerful compression wave)  :: onda de choque {f}
shoddy {adj} /ʃɒdi/ (of poor quality)  :: mal hecho {m}, mal hecha {f}, chapucero {m}, chapucera {f}
shoe {n} (piece of metal designed to be attached to a horse’s foot) SEE: horseshoe  ::
shoe {n} (something resembling a shoe (e.g. brake shoe))  :: zapata {f}
shoe {n} /ʃuː/ (protective covering for the foot)  :: zapato {m}
shoe {v} (to put horseshoes on a horse)  :: herrar
shoebill {n} /ˈʃu.bɪl/ (wading bird)  :: picozapato {m}
shoeblack {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoehorn {n} /ˈʃuːˌhɔɹn/ (tool used to assist the foot)  :: calzador {m}
shoehorn {v} (to exert great effort to insert or include something)  :: encajar, enchufar
shoehorn {v} (to use a shoehorn)  :: calzar
shoelace {n} /ˈʃuːˌleɪs/ (for fastening a shoe)  :: cordonera {m}
shoemaker {n} (a person who makes shoes)  :: zapatero {m}, zapatera {f}
shoe polish {n} (product used to make shoes shine)  :: betún {m}
shoeshine boy {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoeshine girl {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoetree {n} (device to preserve the shape of a shoe) SEE: shoe tree  ::
shogun {n} /ˈʃəʊɡʌn/ (shogun)  :: shōgun {m}
shoo {v} (usher) SEE: usher  ::
shoo {v} /ʃuː/ (to induce someone to leave)  :: ahuyentar, correr
shoot {interj} (expressing disdain)  :: ¡Miércoles! {m}
shoot {n} (emerging stem and embryonic leaves of a new plant)  :: retoño {m}, vástago {m}, pimpollo {m}
shoot {n} (photography session)  :: sesión fotográfica {f}
shoot {v} (to fire multiple shots)  :: disparar, tirar
shoot {v} (to hit with a shot)  :: tirar
shoot {v} /ʃuːt/ (to fire a shot)  :: disparar, tirar
shoot down {v} (to cause to fall by shooting)  :: derribar
shooting {n} (instance of shooting)  :: tiroteo {m}
shooting {n} (the sport or activity of firing a gun)  :: tiro {m}
shooting guard {n} (basketball position)  :: escolta {f}
shooting star {n} (meteor)  :: estrella fugaz
shoot oneself in the foot {v}  :: tirar piedras al propio tejado
shoot one's mouth off {v} (make reckless or exaggerated statements)  :: fanfarronear
shoot the shit {v} (chat casually) SEE: shoot the breeze  ::
shop {n} /ʃɑp/ (establishment that sells goods)  :: tienda {f}, negocio {m}, comercio {m}
shop {n}  :: tienda {f}, [formal usage] comercio {m}, [colloquial] negocio {m}, [Colombia] almacén {m}, [small shop] changarro {m} [Mexico]
shop {n} (workshop)  :: taller {m}
shop {v} (to digitally edit a picture or photograph) SEE: photoshop  ::
shop {v} (to visit shops)  :: ir de compras
shopfloor {n} (area of a factory)  :: taller {m}
shopkeeper {n} (trader who sells goods in a shop)  :: comerciante {m} {f}, tendero {m}, tendera {f}
shoppe {n} (shop) SEE: shop  ::
shopper {n} /ˈʃɒp.ə/ (a person who shops)  :: comprador {m} compradora {f}
shopping {n} (activity of buying)  :: shopping {m}
shopping bag {n} (strong bag for carrying purchases)  :: cesta de la compra {m}
shopping cart {n} (conveyance used to carry items while shopping)  :: carrito {m}, carretilla {f}
shopping center {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre  ::
shopping centre {n} (large retail outlet)  :: centro comercial {m}
shopping mall {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre  ::
shopping trolley {n} (shopping cart) SEE: shopping cart  ::
shop window {n} (large window at the front of a shop)  :: escaparate {m}, vitrina {f}, vidriera {f}
shore {n} /ʃɔɹ/ (land adjoining a large body of water)  :: costa {f}, orilla {f}
shore {v} (support) SEE: shore up  ::
shore bird {n} (shorebird) SEE: shorebird  ::
shoreline {n} (the divide between land and water)  :: orilla {f}
shore pine {n} (lodgepole pine) SEE: lodgepole pine  ::
short {adj} (having little duration)  :: corto
short {adj} (of a person, of comparatively little height)  :: bajo {m}
short {adj} /ʃɔɹt/ (having a small distance between ends or edges)  :: corto {m}
short {n} (a short circuit)  :: [abbrev.] corto {m}, [formally] cortocircuito {m}
short {v} (shortchange) SEE: shortchange  ::
shortage {n} (lack or deficiency)  :: falta {f}, carestía {f}, escasez {f}
shortchange {v} /ʃɔɹtˈtʃeɪndʒ/ (to defraud someone by giving them less change than they ought to be given after a transaction)  :: sisar
short circuit {n} (unintentional connection)  :: cortocircuito {m}
shortcoming {n} (deficiency)  :: defecto
shortcut {n} (keyboard shortcut) SEE: keyboard shortcut  ::
shortcut {n} /ˈʃɔːtkʌt/ (path)  :: atajo
shorten {v} (to become shorter)  :: acortarse
shorten {v} (to make shorter)  :: acortar, abreviar, reducir
shortfall {n} (An instance of not meeting a quota or of having an insufficient amount)  :: déficit {m}
shorthaired {adj} (having short hair)  :: pelicorto
shorthand {n} (a compendious and rapid method of writing)  :: taquigrafía {f}
shorthanded {adv} (understaffed)  :: falta de personal, poco personal, personal insuficiente
shortly {adv} /ʃɔːrtli/ (in a short or brief time or manner)  :: pronto
shortness of breath {n} (dyspnea)  :: disnea {f}, falta de aire {f}
short of {phrase} (except) SEE: except  ::
shorts {n} /ʃɔː(ɹ)ts/ (plural of short) SEE: short  ::
shorts {n} (pants worn primarily in the summer that do not go lower than the knees)  :: pantalón corte {m}
short-sighted {adj} (lacking foresight)  :: corto de miras
short-sighted {adj} (myopic) SEE: myopic  ::
shortstop {n} (baseball position)  :: campo corto {m}, parador en corto {m}, torpedero {m}
short story {n} (work of fiction)  :: cuento {m}
short-tailed hawk {n} (Buteo brachyurus)  :: gavilán rabicorto {m}, busardo de cola corta {m}
short-term {adj} (of the near or immediate future)  :: a corto plazo
Shoshone {prop} /ʃoʊˈʃoʊni/ (Amerind people)  :: shoshón
shot {adj} (tired, weary)  :: cansado {m}
shot {adj} /ʃɑt/ (worn out)  :: desgastado {m}
shot {n} (heavy iron ball used for the shot put)  :: peso {m}, bala {f}
shot {n} (measure of alcohol)  :: chupito {m}, [tequila shot] tequilazo {m}, trago {m}
shot {n} (result of launching a projectile)  :: disparo {m}, tiro {m}
Shota {prop} (male given name)  :: Shota
shot glass {n} (small glass)  :: vaso de trago corto {m}, chupito {m}
shotgun {n} (gun)  :: escopeta {f-s}
shotgun wedding {n} (wedding in which the bride is pregnant)  :: penalti {m}, casarse de penalti {m}
shot put {n} (athletics event)  :: lanzamiento de peso {m}, lanzamiento de bala {m}
should {v} /ʃʊd/ (If; in case of)  :: si
should {v} (expressing likelihood)  :: deber
should {v} (expressing obligation)  :: Conditional form of deber
shoulder {n} /ˈʃoʊldɚ/ (joint between arm and torso)  :: hombro {m}
shoulder {n} (part of a road where drivers may stop in an emergency)  :: [Mexico] acotamiento {m}, [Spain] arcén {m}, [Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay] banquina {f}, [Colombia, Chile] berma {f}, [Costa Rica] espaldón {m}, [Venezuela] hombrillo {m}, [Panama] hombro {m}, [Dominican Republic] paseo {m}
shoulder blade {n} (bone)  :: omóplato {m}, escápula {f}
shoulder joint {n} (glenohumeral joint) SEE: glenohumeral joint  ::
shoulder pole {n} (carrying pole) SEE: carrying pole  ::
shout {n} /ʃaʊt/ (a loud burst of voice)  :: grito {m}
shout {v} (to utter a sudden and loud outcry)  :: gritar
shove {n} (rough push)  :: empujón
shove {v} /ʃʌv/ (push roughly)  :: empujar
shovel {n} (spade) SEE: spade  ::
shovel {n} /ˈʃʌvəl/ (tool for moving portions of material)  :: pala {f}
shovel {v} (to move materials with a shovel)  :: traspalar
shoveler {n} (duck in the genus Anas)  :: cuchara común {f}, pato cucharo {m}
show {n} (broadcast program(me))  :: programa {m}
show {n} (demonstration)  :: demostración {f}
show {n} (entertainment)  :: espectáculo {m}, show {m}
show {n} (exhibition)  :: exposición {f}
show {v} /ʃəʊ/ (to display)  :: mostrar
show {v} (to indicate (a fact) to be true)  :: demostrar
showcase {n} /ˈʃoʊˌkeɪs/ (a case for displaying merchandise or valuable items)  :: escaparate {m}, vitrina {f}
showdown {n} (the final battle between two nemeses, in which there can be but one victor)  :: enfrentamiento {m}
shower {n} /ˈʃaʊ.ɚ/ (brief fall of rain)  :: chubasco {m}
shower {n} (baby shower) SEE: baby shower  ::
shower {n} (bridal shower) SEE: bridal shower  ::
shower {n} (device for bathing)  :: ducha {f}, regadera {f}
shower {n} (instance of using of this device)  :: ducha {f}
shower {v} (to bathe using a shower)  :: ducharse, bañarse
shower {v} (to spray with)  :: duchar, rociar
shower curtain {n} (waterproof curtain)  :: cortina de ducha {f}
shower gel {n} (gel shower soap)  :: gel de baño {m}, gel de ducha {m}
show jumping {n} (equestrian event in which a rider's horse is jumped over an array of obstacles)  :: salto ecuestre
showman {n} (person who produces or presents shows as a profession) SEE: impresario  ::
showmanship {n} (strong performance)  :: espectacularidad {f}
show off {v} (to exhibit, to demonstrate something for the purpose of bragging)  :: chulear, lucir, lucirse
show-off {n} (one who shows off)  :: exhibicionista {m}
showoff {n} (person who attempts to demonstrate prowess or ability)  :: mandaparte {m-f}
showy {adj} (for show)  :: ostentoso, jactancioso
shrapnel {n} (fragments and debris thrown out by an exploding device)  :: shrapnel, granada de metralla
shrapnel {n} (loose change) SEE: loose change  ::
shred {v} /ʃɹɛd/ (to cut or tear into narrow pieces or strips)  :: trocear
shredded {adj} (cut or torn into narrow pieces)  :: rallado
shredder {n} /ʃɹɛdə(ɹ)/ (machine that tears up objects into smaller pieces)  :: trituradora, desfibradora {f}, ralladora {f}
shrew {n} /ʃɹuː/ (mouselike animal)  :: musaraña {f}
shrew {n} (woman)  :: arpía {f}, bruja {f}
shrewd {adj} /ʃɹuːd/ (showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters)  :: perspicaz
shriek {n} /ʃɹiːk/ (a sharp, shrill outcry or scream)  :: alarido {m}, chillido {m}
shriek {v} (to utter a loud, sharp, shrill sound or cry)  :: chillar
shrike {n} (Any of various passerine birds of the family Laniidae)  :: alcaudón {m}, verdugo {m}
shrill {adj} /ʃɹɪl/ (high-pitched and piercing)  :: estridente
shrimp {n} (flesh of the crustacean)  :: camarón {m}
shrimp {n} /ʃɹɪmp/ (decapod crustacean)  :: camarón {m}, gamba {f}, langostino {m}
shrine {n} /ʃɹaɪ̯n/ (a holy place dedicated to a specific figure of respect)  :: relicario {m}
shrine {v} (enshrine) SEE: enshrine  ::
shrink {n} (psychiatrist or therapist (informal, belittling))  :: [colloquial] loquero {m}
shrink {v} (intransitive: to attempt to avoid an unwanted or intimidating duty)  :: zafarse, rehuir, correrse
shrink {v} /ˈʃɹɪŋk/ (intransitive: to contract, to become smaller)  :: contraerse, encogerse, achicarse
shrink {v} (transitive: to cause something to shrink)  :: encoger, mermar, contraer
shrive {v} /ˈʃɹaɪv/ (confess) SEE: confess  ::
shrivel {v} (become wrinkled)  :: arrugarse
shrivel {v} /ˈʃrɪvəl/ (collapse inward)  :: derrumbarse
shroud {n} (dress for the dead)  :: sudario {m}, mortaja {f}
shroud {n} (mast support)  :: obenquillo {m}
Shrove Tuesday {n} (day before the beginning of Lent)  :: martes de carnaval {m}
shrub {n} /ʃɹʌb/ (woody plant)  :: mata {f}, arbusto {m}
shrub celery {n} (the crisp thick leafstalk of the celery plant)  :: apio {m}
shrug {n} /ʃɹʌɡ/ (gesture)  :: encogimiento de hombros {m}
shrug {v} (to raise the shoulders to express uncertainty, lack of concern, etc.)  :: encogerse de hombros
shrunk {v} /ˈʃɹʌŋk/ (past participle of shrink)  :: encogido
shudder {n}  :: escalofrío {m}
shudder {n} (shivering tremor)  :: escalofrío {m}
shuffle {n} (act of shuffling cards)  :: barajar
shuffle {v} (to put in a random order)  :: mezclar, barajear, barajar
shuffle {v} (to walk without picking up one's feet)  :: arrastrar, arrastrar los pies
shufti {n} /ˈʃʊf.ti/ (glance) SEE: glance  ::
shun {v}  :: marginar
shun {v} /ʃʌn/ (to avoid)  :: evitar
shut {v} /ʃʌt/ (to close)  :: cerrar
shutdown {n} (action of closing)  :: apagado
shutter {n} (part of a camera)  :: obturador {m}
shutter {n} /ˈʃʌtɚ/ (protective panels over windows)  :: postigo {m}, contraventana {f}
shutter speed {n} (time during which the shutter of a camera remains open)  :: velocidad de obturación {f}
shuttle {n} (part of a loom)  :: lanzadera {f}
shuttle {n} (the sliding thread holder in a sewing machine)  :: lanzadera {f}
shuttle {n} (transport service)  :: lanzadera {f}
shuttle {v} (to transport by shuttle)  :: transportar
shuttlecock {n} /ˈʃʌtl̩kɑk/ (badminton ball)  :: volante {m}
shut up {v} (enclose (a person, animal or thing) in a room or other place so that it cannot leave)  :: encerrar
shut up {v} (imperative: "Shut up!")  :: cállate la boca, cállate, cierra la boca, callad, cállanse, cállese, silencio
shut up {v} (intransitive: to stop talking or making noise)  :: callarse, cerrar la boca
shut up {v} (put (an object) in a secure enclosed place)  :: encerrar, guardar, resguardar
shut up {v} (terminate (a business))  :: cerrar, clausurar
shut up {v} /ʃʌt ˈʌp/ (close (a building) so that no one can enter)  :: cerrar
shut up {v} (transitive: to stop (a person) from talking or (a person or thing) from making noise)  :: callar
shvitz {n} /ʃvɪts/ (sweat) SEE: sweat  ::
shy {adj} /ʃaɪ/ (easily frightened)  :: tímido
shy {adj} (cautious)  :: tímido
shy {adj} (embarrassed)  :: vergonzoso
shy {adj} (reserved)  :: reservado
shy {v} (to avoid due to timidness or caution) SEE: shy away  ::
shy {v} (to fling)  :: lanzar
shylock {n} /ˈʃaɪlɑk/ (loan shark) SEE: loan shark  ::
shyly {adv} (in a shy manner)  :: tímidamente
shyness {n} (quality of being shy)  :: timidez {f}
si {n} /si/ (seventh note of a major scale)  :: si
sialic acid {n} (any of a group of amino carbohydrates)  :: ácido siálico {m}
Siam {prop} (the former name of Thailand)  :: Siam {m}
Siamese {adj} (Thai)  :: siamés {m}, siamesa {f}
Siamese cat {n} (mammal)  :: gato siamés {m}
Siamese twin {n} (conjoined twin)  :: siamés
sib {n} (kinsman) SEE: kinsman  ::
sib {n} /sɪb/ (kindred) SEE: kindred  ::
sib {n} (sibling) SEE: sibling  ::
Siberia {prop} /saɪˈbɪərɪə/ (region of Russia)  :: Siberia {f}
Siberian {adj} (from, of or pertaining to Siberia)  :: siberiano
Siberian Husky {n} (Siberian Husky dog)  :: husky siberiano {m}
Siberian tiger {n} (Panthera tigris altaica)  :: tigre de Amur {m}, tigre siberiano {m}
sibilant {adj} /ˈsɪb.ɪ.lənt/ (characterized by a hissing sound)  :: sibilante
sibilant {n} (phonetics: a hissing sound)  :: sibilante {f}
sibling {n} /ˈsɪblɪŋ/ (person who shares same parents)  :: hermano {m}, hermana {f}
sic {adv} /sɪk/ (thus, thus written)  :: sic
sic {v} (incite an attack by)  :: azuzar
Sichuan {prop} (a province in China)  :: Sichuan
Sichuan Yi {prop} (language)  :: Yi de Sichuan
Sicilian {adj} (relating to Sicily or its inhabitants)  :: siciliano
Sicilian {n} (chess opening) SEE: Sicilian Defence  ::
Sicilian {n} (person)  :: siciliano {m}, siciliana {f}
Sicilian {prop} (language)  :: siciliano {m}
Sicilian Defence {n} (chess opening)  :: defensa siciliana {f}
Sicily {prop} (island)  :: Sicilia {f}
sick {adj} /sɪk/ (ill) SEE: ill  ::
sick and tired {adj} (frustrated and annoyed) SEE: fed up  ::
sickle {adj} (shaped like the blade of a sickle)  :: falciforme
sickle {n} /sɪkl̩]/ (agricultural implement)  :: hoz {f}
sick leave {n} (a type of leave from work)  :: baja médica {f}, incapacidad temporal {f}
sickle cell anaemia {n} (sickle cell anaemia) SEE: sickle-cell anemia  ::
sickle-cell anaemia {n} (sickle-cell anaemia) SEE: sickle-cell anemia  ::
sickle-cell anemia {n} (disease characterized by sickle-shaped red blood cells)  :: anemia falciforme {f}
sickle-cell disease {n} (sickle-cell disease) SEE: sickle-cell anemia  ::
sickly {adj} (having the appearance of sickness)  :: enfermizo {m}
sickly {adj} (Overly sweet)  :: empalagoso {m}
sickly {adj} /ˈsɪkli/ (frequently ill)  :: enfermizo {m}, enclenque
sickly {adj} (weak, faint)  :: débil {m} {f}, triste {m} {f}
sickness {n}  :: enfermedad {f}
sickness {n} /ˈsɪknɪs/ (the quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness; disease or malady)  :: enfermedad
side {n} (group having a particular allegiance in a war)  :: bando {m}
side {n} (left or right half)  :: lado {m}
side {n} /saɪd/ (bounding straight edge of an object)  :: lado {m}
side {n} (set of opponents in a game)  :: equipo {m}, selección {f}
side {n} (side dish) SEE: side dish  ::
side {n} (surface of a sheet of paper)  :: página {f}
side {n} (television channel) SEE: channel  ::
sidebar {n} ((computing) information placed at the side of a webpage)  :: barra lateral {f}
sideboard {n} (Furniture)  :: aparador
sideboard {n} ((In the plural, chiefly UK) sideburns)  :: patillas
sideburn {n} (sideburns) SEE: sideburns  ::
sideburns {n} /ˈsaɪd.bɚnz/ (facial hair reaching from the top of the head down the side of the face to the side of the chin)  :: patillas {f-p}
side dish {n} (serving of food meant as an accompanying dish)  :: agregado {m}, guarnición {f}
sidedish {n} (side dish) SEE: side dish  ::
side effect {n} (medicine: an adverse effect)  :: efecto secundario {m}
side effect {n} (unintended consequence of any action)  :: efecto secundario {m}
sidelock {n} (sidelock)  :: mecha de lado {f}
side order {n} (accompaniment to main course) SEE: side dish  ::
sideproduct {n} (byproduct) SEE: byproduct  ::
sidereal {adj} /səˈdɪɹiəl/ (of or relating to the stars)  :: sidéreo
sides reversed is {phrase} (Used to form palindromes)  :: se ve revés
side-straddle hop {n} (jumping jack) SEE: jumping jack  ::
side-striped jackal {n} (side-striped jackal)  :: chacal rayado {m}
sidewalk {n} /saɪdwɔːk/ (paved footpath)  :: acera {f}, andén {m} [Colombia], banqueta {f} [Guatemala, Mexico], escarpa {f} [Southeastern Mexico], vereda {f} [Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay]
sidewalk cafe {n} (an outdoor portion of a restaurant)  :: terraza {m}
sidewards {adj} (sideward) SEE: sideward  ::
sidewards {adv} (sideward) SEE: sideward  ::
Sidon {prop} (city state of Phoenicia)  :: Sidón
siege {n} /siːdʒ/ (military blockade of settlement)  :: sitio {m}, asedio {m}
siege {v} (to assault with the intent of conquering by force or attrition)  :: sitiar, asediar
siemens {n} /ˈsiːmənz/ (derived unit of electrical conductance)  :: siemens {m}
Sierra Leone {prop} (Republic of Sierra Leone)  :: Sierra Leona
Sierra Leonean {adj} (from or of Sierra Leone)  :: sierraleonés
Sierra Leonean {n} (someone from Sierra Leone)  :: sierraleonés {m}
Sierra Nevada {prop} (mountain range in Spain)  :: Sierra Nevada {m}
siesta {n} /siˈɛstə/ (an afternoon nap)  :: siesta {f}, descanso {m}
sieve {n} (process that filters out unwanted pieces of input)  :: criba {f}
sieve {n} /sɪv/ (device to separate larger objects)  :: cedazo {m}, [from solids] criba {f}, tamiz {m}, [from liquids] colador {m}
sieve {v} (to strain, sift or sort using a sieve)  :: cribar, colar [for liquids], cernir [for solids]
sievert {n} /ˈsiːvət/ (SI unit of radiation dose)  :: sievert {m}
sift {v} (to examine (something) carefully)  :: examinar minuciosamente, juzgar
sift {v} (to separate or scatter (things) as if by sieving)  :: separar
sift {v} (to sieve or strain (something))  :: colar, cernir
sifter {n} (tool for sifting)  :: colador fino
sigh {n} (manifestation of grief; a lament)  :: suspiro {m}
sigh {n} /saɪ/ (act of sighing)  :: suspiro {m}
sigh {n}  :: suspiro {m}
sigh {v}  :: suspirar
sigh {v} (to inhale a larger quantity of air than usual, and immediately expel it)  :: suspirar
sight {n} (device used in aiming a firearm)  :: visor {m}, mira {f}
sight {n} /saɪt/ (eyesight) SEE: eyesight  ::
sight {n} (something seen)  :: vista {f}
sight {n} (something worth seeing)  :: lugar de interés {m}, espectáculo {m}, panorama {m}
sight {v} (get sight of)  :: avistar
sight {v} (take aim at)  :: apuntar
sight {v} (visually register)  :: ver
sighthound {n} (sighthound)  :: lebrel {m}
sighting {n} (act of catching sight of something, especially something searched for)  :: avistamiento {m}, avistaje {m}
sightsee {v} (go sightseeing)  :: visitar los lugares de interés, turismo
sightseeing {n} (tourism)  :: turismo {m}, excursionismo {m}
sight translation {n} (act of translating a written text out loud)  :: traducción a la vista {f}
sigil {n} (computing: character affixed to a symbol)  :: sigilo {m}
sigil {n} /ˈsɪdʒɪl/ (seal, signature or signet)  :: sigilo {m}
sigma {n} /ˈsɪɡmə/ (letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: sigma {f}
sign {n} (any of several specialized non-alphabetic symbols)  :: símbolo {m}
sign {n} (astrological sign)  :: signo {m}, signo del zodiaco {m}
sign {n} (flat object bearing a message)  :: aviso {m}, señal {f}, letrero {m}, placa {f}, señalización {f} (signalling, signs)
sign {n} (meaningful gesture)  :: seña {f}
sign {n} (omen)  :: presagio {m}
sign {n} (positive or negative polarity)  :: signo {m}
sign {n} /saɪn/ (visible indication)  :: signo {m}, muestra {f}
sign {n} (sign language in general)  :: lengua de señas {f}, lengua de signos {f}
sign {n} (traffic sign)  :: señal {f}, señalización {f} (signalling, signs)
sign {v} (intransitive: to communicate using sign language)  :: hablar a señas
sign {v} (to make (a document) official by writing one's signature)  :: firmar
sign {v} (to write one's signature on a document)  :: firmar
sign {v} (to write one's signature somewhere)  :: firmar, signar
signage {n} /ˈsaɪnɪdʒ/ (Signs taken collectively)  :: rotulación
signal {n} (device to give indication)  :: señal {f}
signal {n} (electric or electromagnetic action that conveys information)  :: señal {f}
signal {n} /ˈsɪɡn(ə)l/ (indication)  :: señal {f}
signal {v} (To indicate)  :: señalar
signatory {n} /ˈsɪɡ.nə.tɹi/ (one who signs or signed)  :: signatario {m}
signature {n}  :: firma {f}, pliego {m}
signature {n} /ˈsɪɡnətʃɚ/ (person’s autograph name)  :: firma {f}
significance {n} (extent to which something matters)  :: significado {m}, significación
significance {n} (meaning)  :: significado {m}
significant {adj} (having a low probability of occurring by chance)  :: significativo
significant {adj} (having noticeable effect)  :: importante, significativo
significant {adj} /sɪɡˈnɪfɪkənt/ (signifying something; carrying meaning)  :: significativo
significantly {adv} (in a significant manner: notably)  :: significativamente
significant other {n} (romantic partner, regardless of marital status)  :: novio {m}, novia {f}, media naranja {f}
signify {v}  :: señalar, suponer, representar, significar
sign in {v} (log in) SEE: log in  ::
sign language {n} (sign language)  :: lenguaje por señas {m}
sign of the cross {n} (gesture)  :: santiguamiento {m}
sign of the times {n} (symbol of an era)  :: signo de los tiempos {m}
signum crucis {n} (gesture)  :: santiguamiento {m}
sign up {v} (to add a name to the list of people who are participating in something)  :: inscribir, alistar, enlistar [Mex.]
sign up {v} (to add one's own name to the list of people who are participating in something)  :: inscribir[pronominal], alistar [pronominal]
Sikh {n} /siːk/ (an adherent of Sikhism)  :: sij
Sikhism {prop} (religion)  :: sijismo
Sikkim {prop} /ˈsɪkɪm/ (state in eastern India which has Gangtok as its capital)  :: Sikkim, Sikín
silane {n}  :: silano {m}
Silas {prop} /ˈsaɪ.ləs/ (male given name)  :: Silas {m}
silence {interj} (common imperative instructing the addressed to remain silent)  :: ¡cállate!
silence {n} /ˈsaɪləns/ (lack of any sound)  :: silencio {m}
silence {v} (To make something silent)  :: silenciar
silence {v} (To suppress criticism)  :: hacer callar
silence is golden {proverb} (proverb)  :: el silencio es oro
silent {adj} (not implying significant modifications which would affect a peptide sequence)  :: silencioso
silent {adj} /ˈsaɪlənt/ (free from sound or noise; absolutely still; perfectly quiet)  :: silencioso, callar [verb "to be silent"]
silent {adj}  :: silencioso, callado
silent {adj} (undiagnosed or undetected because of an absence of symptoms)  :: silencioso
silent film {n} (film without sound)  :: cine mudo {m}
silently {adv} (in a silent manner; making no noise)  :: silenciosamente
silent miscarriage {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
Silesia {prop} /saɪˈliʒə/ (region)  :: Silesia {f}
silhouette {n} /ˌsɪlʊˈwɛt/ (representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color)  :: silueta {f}
silica {n} (silica group of the silicate minerals)  :: sílice {m}
silica {n} /ˈsɪl.ɪ.kə/ (silicon dioxide)  :: sílice {m}
silicate {n} /ˈsɪlɪkeɪt/ (salt or mineral)  :: silicato {m}
siliceous {adj} (relating to silica)  :: silíceo
silicon {n} /ˈsɪlɪkən/ (non-metallic element)  :: silicio {m}
silicon dioxide {n} (SiO2)  :: dióxido del silicio
silicone {n} /ˈsɪlɪkəʊn/ (any of a class of inert compounds of silicon)  :: silicona {f}
Silicon Valley {prop} (nickname for region in San Francisco)  :: Silicon Valley {m}, Valle del Silicio {m}
silique {n} (fruit with two carpels)  :: vaina {f}
silk {n} (fabric)  :: seda {f}
silk {n} /sɪlk/ (fiber)  :: seda {f}
silk-cotton tree {n} (tropical tree)  :: ceiba {f}, kapok {m}, capoc {m}, pochote {m} [Mexico], bonga {f} [Colombia], lupuna {f} [Peruvian Amazon]
silken {adj} (having a texture like silk)  :: sedoso
silken {adj} (made of silk)  :: de seda
Silk Road {prop} (Silk Road)  :: Ruta de la Seda {f}
silk-screen printing {n} (screen printing) SEE: screen printing  ::
silkworm {n} /ˈsɪlkwɜːm/ (caterpillar)  :: gusano de seda {m}
silky {adj} (similar in texture or appearance to silk)  :: sedoso
sill {n} /sɪl/ (base of a window)  :: alféizar {m}, antepecho {m}, parapeto {m}
sillimanite {n} (mineral)  :: silimanita {f}
silly {adj} (irresponsible, showing irresponsible behaviors)  :: infantil
silly {adj}  :: necio, bobo, simple, absurdo, insensato, tonto
silly {adj} (pejorative: simple, not intelligent, unrefined)  :: tontito, simple
silly {adj} (playful, giggly)  :: payaso
silly {adj} (semiconscious)  :: semiaturdido
silly {adj} /ˈsɪli/ (foolish, showing a lack of good sense and wisdom)  :: niñito
silo {n} /ˈsaɪloʊ/ (vertical building for storing grain)  :: silo {m}
silo {n} (underground bunker)  :: silo {m}
silt {n} /sɪlt/ (fine earth deposited by water)  :: limo {m}, sedimentos fluviales {m-p}, fango {m}
silvan {adj}  :: nemoroso
silver {adj} (having a color/colour like silver)  :: plateado, argentino
silver {adj} (made from another white metal)  :: blanco
silver {adj} (made from silver)  :: de plata
silver {n} (coins)  :: (monedas de) plata {f}
silver {n} (color/colour)  :: plateado {m}
silver {n} (cutlery/silverware)  :: platería {f}
silver {n} (items made of silver or other white metal)  :: plata labrada {f}
silver {n} /ˈsɪl.vɚ/ (metal)  :: plata {f}
silverback {n} (mature male gorilla)  :: espalda plateada {m}
silver ball {n} (pinball) SEE: pinball  ::
silvered {adj} (coated with silver)  :: plateado
silverfish {n} (type of bristletail)  :: lepisma {f}, pececillo de plata {m}
silver fox {n} (fox with pale yellow fur)  :: zorro plateado {m}
silver lining {n} (a good aspect of a mostly bad event)  :: lado positivo {m}
silver medal {n} (medal made of, or having the colour of, silver)  :: medalla de plata {f}
silver-plate {v} (to coat a metal surface with a thin layer of silver)  :: platear, argentar
silverside {n} (fish of the family Atherinidae)  :: pejerrey {m}, tinícalo {m}
silversmith {n} (person who makes articles out of silver)  :: platero {m}, platera {f}
silver-tongued {adj} (eloquent and articulate)  :: de voz encantador
silverware {n} ((US) knives, forks and spoons)  :: cubiertos {m-p}
silvery {adj} (resembling silver)  :: plateado {m}, plateada {f}, argénteo {m}, argéntea {f}, argentino {m}, argentina {f}
silvery-cheeked antshrike {n} (Sakesphorus cristatus)  :: batará crestado
Silvia {prop} (female given name)  :: Silvia
Silvius {prop} (male given name)  :: Silvio
SIM card {n} (small, removable card which stores mobile phone data)  :: tarjeta SIM {f}
Simeon {prop} (second son of Jacob)  :: Simeón
Simferopol {prop} /ˌsɪmfəˈroʊpəl/ (city)  :: Simferópol {m}
simian {adj} (resembling an ape)  :: símico
simian {adj} /ˈsɪm.i.ən/ (of or pertaining to apes)  :: símico
simian {n} (an ape or a monkey)  :: simio {m}
similar {adj} (of geometric figures, having the same shape)  :: semejante
similar {adj} /ˈsɪməlɚ/ (Having traits or characteristics in common; alike, comparable)  :: similar, semejante, parecido
similarity {n} /sɪmɪˈlæɹɪti/ (closeness)  :: semejanza {f}, similitud {f}, [barbarism] similaridad {f}
similarly {adv} (in a similar style or manner)  :: similarmente, igualmente, asimismo, de la misma manera
simile {n} /ˈsɪməli/ (figure of speech in which one thing is compared to another)  :: símil {m}
similitude {n} (similarity or resemblance to something else)  :: similitud {f}
simmer {n} (process of simmering)  :: calentamiento {m}
simmer {v} ((intransitive) to cook or undergo heating slowly)  :: calentar, entibiar, cocerse a fuego lento
simmer {v} ((transitive) to cause to cook or undergo heating slowly)  :: entibiar, cocer a fuego lento
Simon {prop} (male given name)  :: Simón
Simon {prop} /ˈsaɪmən/ (biblical characters)  :: Simón
Simonides {prop} (poet)  :: Simónides {m}
Simon says {n} (children's game)  :: Simón dice
simony {n} /ˈsaɪ.mə.ni/ (act of buying and selling ecclesiastical offices and pardons)  :: simonía {f}
simper {n} (frivolous smile)  :: sonrisa afectada {f} (lit., affected smile)
simper {v} /ˈsɪmpɚ/ (To smile in a frivolous manner)  :: sonreírse afectadamente (lit., to smile affectedly)
simple {adj} /ˈsɪmpəl/ (uncomplicated)  :: simple, sencillo
simple {n} (preparation from one plant)  :: simple {m}
simple future {n} (future tense)  :: futuro simple {m}, futuro imperfecto {m}
simple machine {n} (device)  :: máquina simple {f}
simpleness {n} (property of being simple)  :: simplicidad {f}
simple past {n} (the simple past)  :: pretérito
simple present {n} (present tense)  :: presente
simple sentence {n} (sentence containing one independent clause and no dependent clause)  :: oración simple {f}
simpleton {n} (simple person lacking common sense)  :: ababol, panoli {m}, simplón {m}
simplex {n} (an analogue in any dimension of the triangle or tetrahedron)  :: simplex {m}
simplicity {n} (freedom from artificial ornament, pretentious style, or luxury)  :: sencillez
simplicity {n} (freedom from complication; efficiency)  :: sencillez
simplicity {n} (quality or state of being simple, unmixed, or uncompounded; as, the simplicity of metals or of earths)  :: simplicidad {f}
simplification {n} /ˌsɪmpləfəˈkeɪʃən/ (act of simplifying)  :: simplificación {f}
Simplified Chinese {prop} (Chinese written using simplified characters)  :: chino simplificado {m}
simplify {v} /ˈsɪmplɪfaɪ/ (to make simpler)  :: simplificar
simplistic {adj} (overly simple)  :: simplista
simply {adv} /ˈsɪmpli/ (in a simple manner)  :: simplemente, sencillamente
simulacrum {n} /ˌsimjəˈleɪkrəm/ (image or representation)  :: simulacro {m}
simulate {v} /sɪmjʉːleɪt/ (to model, replicate, duplicate the behavior)  :: simular
simulated {adj} (made to imitate)  :: simulado
simulation {n} (assuming an appearance which is feigned, or not true)  :: simulación {f}
simulation {n} (process of simulating)  :: simulación {f}
simulation {n} (something which simulates)  :: simulación
simultaneity {n} /ˌsaɪməltə'niɪti/ (the quality or state of being simultaneous)  :: simultaneidad
simultaneous {adj} /ˌsaɪ̯m.əlˈteɪ̯n.i.əs/ (at the same time)  :: simultáneo
simultaneous {n} (simultaneous interpretation) SEE: simultaneous interpretation  ::
simultaneous interpreting {n} (simultaneous interpretation) SEE: simultaneous interpretation  ::
simultaneously {adv} /ˌsaɪməlˈteɪnɪəsli/ (occurring at the same time)  :: simultáneamente
simultaneousness {n} (the quality or state of being simultaneous)  :: simultaneidad
sin {n}  :: pecado {m}
sin {n} /sɪn/ (violation of religious law)  :: pecado {m}
sin {v} (to commit a sin)  :: pecar
Sinaloa {prop} (state of Mexico)  :: Sinaloa {m}
since {conj} (because)  :: supuesto que, ya que, dado que, visto que, porque
since {conj} (from the time that)  :: desde que
since {prep} /sɪn(t)s/ (from (time))  :: desde
sincere {adj} /sɪnˈsɪə(ɹ)/ (earnest)  :: sincero
sincerely {adv} (In a sincere or earnest manner; honestly)  :: sinceramente
sincereness {n} (sincerity) SEE: sincerity  ::
sincerity {n} (quality of being sincere)  :: sinceridad {f}
sindonology {n} (study of holy shroud)  :: sindonología {f}
sine {n} /saɪn/ (trigonometric function)  :: seno {m}
sinecure {n} /ˈsaɪ.nə.kjʊɹ/ (a position that requires no work but still gives a payment)  :: canonjía, sinecura, [vulgar] enchufe
Sinemurian {n} (subdivision of the Jurassic period)  :: Sinemuriense
sine qua non {n} /ˈsaɪni kwɑ ˈnɒn/ (prerequisite)  :: condición sine qua non {f}
sinew {n} /ˈsɪnjuː/ (tendon) SEE: tendon  ::
sine wave {n} (waveform)  :: onda senoidal {f}
sinful {adj} (evil) SEE: evil  ::
sinful {adj} /ˈsɪnfəl/ (of or relating to sin)  :: pecaminoso
sing {v} /siːŋ/ (to produce harmonious sounds with one’s voice)  :: cantar
singable {adj} (capable of being sung)  :: cantable
Singapore {prop} /ˈsɪŋəpɔː/ (Republic of Singapore)  :: Singapur {m}
Singaporean {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Singapore)  :: singapurense
Singaporean {n} (a person from Singapore)  :: singapurense {m} {f}
Singapore dollar {n} (official currency of Singapore)  :: dólar de Singapur {m}
singe {v} /sɪnd͡ʒ/ (to burn slightly)  :: chamuscar
singer {n} /ˈsɪŋɚ/ (person who sings)  :: cantante {m} {f}, cantor {m}, cantora {f}
singeress {n} (songstress) SEE: songstress  ::
singer-songwriter {n} (singer-songwriter)  :: cantautor {m} {f}
singing {n} /ˈsɪŋɪŋ/ (the act of using the voice to produce musical sounds; vocalizing)  :: canto {m}
single {adj} (not divided in parts)  :: solo, único
single {adj} (not married nor dating)  :: soltero {m}, soltera {f}
single {adj} /ˈsɪŋɡl/ (not accompanied by anything else)  :: solo, único
single {n} (45 RPM vinyl record)  :: sencillo {m}
single {n} (one-way ticket) SEE: one-way ticket  ::
single {n} (one who is not married)  :: soltero {m}, soltera {f}
single {n} (popular song)  :: sencillo {m}
single {v} (farming: to thin out) SEE: thin out  ::
single celled {adj} (consisting of one cell) SEE: unicellular  ::
single file {adv} (line or queue one person wide)  :: fila india {f}
single ticket {n} (one-way ticket) SEE: one-way ticket  ::
singly even {adj} (singly even)  :: par solamente
singular {adj} (being out of the ordinary)  :: singular
singular {adj} (being the only one of a kind)  :: singular
singular {adj} (distinguished by superiority)  :: único
singular {adj} (grammar: referring to only one thing)  :: singular
singular {adj} /ˈsɪŋɡjəlɚ/ (being only one of larger population)  :: singular
singular {n} (grammar: form of a word that refers to only one thing)  :: singular {m}
singularity {n} (physics: point of infinite density)  :: singularidad {f}
singularity {n} /ˌsɪŋgjəˈlæɹətɪ/ (peculiar state or occurrence)  :: singularidad {f}
singulative {n} (a singulative form or construction)  :: singulativo
Sinhala {prop} /ˈsɪnhələ/ (Sinhalese) SEE: Sinhalese  ::
Sinhalese {adj} /sɪnhəˈliːz/ (of or pertaining to Sri Lanka)  :: cingalés
Sinhalese {n} (Sinhalese person)  :: cingalés {m}
Sinhalese {prop} (the language)  :: cingalés
sinicization {n} (process of sinicising)  :: sinización {f}, sinificación {f}
sinicize {v} (make Chinese in form or character)  :: achinar
sinister {adj} (heraldic "left")  :: siniestro {m}, izquierdo {m}
sinister {adj} (of the left)  :: siniestro {m}
sinister {adj} /ˈsɪnɨstər/ (evil)  :: siniestro {m}
Sinitic {adj} /saɪˈnɪtɪk/ (relating to the group of Chinese languages)  :: sinítico
sink {n} (basin)  :: lavamanos {m}, fregadero {m}
sink {n} (sinkhole) SEE: sinkhole  ::
sink {n} (wastewater drain)  :: desagüe {m}
sink {v} (cause (ship, etc) to sink)  :: hundir
sink {v} (push (something) into)  :: enclochar
sink {v} /sɪŋk/ (descend into liquid, etc)  :: hundir
sink {v} (submerge)  :: hundir, sumergir, sumergirse
sinker {n} /sɪŋkə(ɹ)/ (sinker nail) SEE: sinker nail  ::
sink hole {n} (depression due to underlying erosion)  :: cenote
sinkhole {n}  :: cenote
sinkhole {n} (geology: hole formed in soluble rock)  :: dolina {f}
Sinkiang {prop} (Xinjiang) SEE: Xinjiang  ::
sinner {n} /ˈsɪnɚ/ (person who has sinned)  :: pecador {m}, pecadora {f}
Sino- {prefix} /ˈsɪnəʊ/ (relating to China or Chinese)  :: chino-, sino-
Sinocentrism {n} /ˌsɪnɵˈsɛntɹɪzəm/ (belief that China is the center of the Earth)  :: sinocentrismo {m}
sinologist {n} (a student, or expert in sinology)  :: sinólogo {m}
sinology {n} (Chinese studies) SEE: Chinese studies  ::
Sinophobia {n} /ˌsaɪnəˈfoʊbiə/ (the fear of China or Chinese)  :: sinofobia {f}
Sinophone {adj} (speaking Chinese)  :: chinoparlante, chinoablante
Sinophone {n} (a speaker of Chinese)  :: sinófono {m}
Sino-Xenic {adj} (Sino-Japanese) SEE: Sino-Japanese  ::
Sino-Xenic {adj} (Sino-Korean) SEE: Sino-Korean  ::
Sino-Xenic {adj} (Sino-Vietnamese) SEE: Sino-Vietnamese  ::
sinter {v} /ˈsɪntə/ (to compact and heat a powder to form a solid mass)  :: sinterizar
sintering {n} (A process in which the particles of a powder are welded together by pressure and heating to a temperature below its melting point)  :: sinterización {f}
sinuate {adj} (roughly the same height for most of its length)  :: festoneado
sinuosity {n} (the property of being sinuous)  :: sinuosidad {f}
sinuous {adj} (having curves in alternate directions; meandering)  :: sinuoso
sinus {n} /ˈsaɪnəs/ (pouch or cavity in any organ or tissue)  :: seno {m}
sinusitis {n} (inflammation)  :: sinusitis {m}
sinusoid {adj} /ˈsaɪnəsɔɪd/ (sinusoidal) SEE: sinusoidal  ::
sinusoidal {adj} /saɪnəˈsɔɪdəl/ (in the form of a sine wave)  :: senoidal
sip {n} /sɪp/ (A small mouthful of drink)  :: sorbo {m}
sip {v} (To drink slowly, small mouthfuls at a time)  :: sorber
siphon {n} /ˈsaɪfən/ (a bent pipe or tube with one end lower than the other)  :: sifón {m}
siphon {v} (transfer by means of a siphon)  :: sifonear
sippy cup {n} (spill-proof cup for toddlers)  :: vaso infantil
sir {n} /sɝ/ (address to any male, especially if his name or proper address is unknown)  :: señor {m}
sir {n}  :: señor {m}
sire {n} (lord, master, or person in authority)  :: amo {m}, dueño {m}, señor {m}, seor {m}, ser {m}
sire {n} (male animal)  :: semental apareado {m}
siren {n} (device for making a sound alarm)  :: sirena {f}
siren {n} /ˈsaɪrən/ (nymph of Greek mythology)  :: sirena {f}
siren song {n} (enticing but dangerous appeal)  :: canto de sirena {m}
sirensong {n} (siren song) SEE: siren song  ::
siriometer {n}  :: siriómetro
Sirius {prop} /ˈsɪɹiəs/  :: Sirio {m}
sirloin {n} (cut of beef)  :: solomillo, palomilla
sirocco {n} (wind)  :: siroco {m}
sirup {n} (syrup) SEE: syrup  ::
siskin {n} /ˈsɪskɪn/ (small European finch) SEE: Eurasian siskin  ::
sissy {n} (a timid, unassertive or cowardly person)  :: calzonazos {m}
sissy {n} (sister) SEE: sis  ::
sissy {n} /ˈsɪsi/ (an effeminate boy or man)  :: afeminado
sister {n} (a nun; a female member of a religious community)  :: hermana {f}, sor {f} [title]
sister {n} (attributively: of an entity that has a special relationship with another)  :: hermano {m}, hermana {f}
sister {n} /ˈsɪstɚ/ (woman or girl having the same parents)  :: hermana {f}
sister city {n} (city in a relationship of cordiality)  :: ciudad hermana {f}
sistergirl {n} (informal term of address for a female)  :: mijita {f}, [Argentina] nenita {f}, [Chile] flaquita {f}
sister-in-law {n} (brother's wife)  :: cuñada {f}
sister-in-law {n} (husband's brother's wife)  :: cuñada {f}
sister-in-law {n} (husband's sister)  :: cuñada {f}
sister-in-law {n} (wife's brother's wife)  :: cuñada {f}
sister-in-law {n} (wife's sister)  :: cuñada {f}
sister-wife {n} (co-wife)  :: coesposa
sistrum {n} /ˈsɪstrəm/ (instrument)  :: sistro {m}
Sisyphus {prop} /ˈsɪsɪfəs/ (figure)  :: Sísifo {m}
sit {v} (move oneself into such a position)  :: sentarse
sit {v} (of an agreement or arrangement, to be accepted)  :: encajar
sit {v} (of an object: occupy a given position permanently)  :: asentarse
sit {v} /sɪt/ (of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported)  :: sentar se, estar sentado
sit {v} (to be a member of a deliberative body)  :: pertenecer
sitar {n} (musical instrument)  :: sitar {m}
sit down {v} (to assume a sitting position from a standing position)  :: sentarse
site {n} (a website)  :: sitio {m}
site {n} (region where chemical reactions take place)  :: sitio
site {n} /saɪt/ (place where anything is fixed; situation; local position)  :: solar {m}
site map {n} (webpage that lists the contents of a website)  :: mapa del sitio {m}
sit-in {n} (type of protest)  :: encierro {m}
sit on it {v} (sit on) SEE: sit on  ::
sitting {n} /ˈsɪtɪŋ/ (a period during which one is seated for a specific purpose)  :: sentada {f}
sitting duck {n} (an obvious or unconcealed target)  :: blanco {m} fácil, presa fácil {f}
sitting room {n} (living room) SEE: living room  ::
situate {v}  :: situar
situated {adj} (located in a specific place)  :: situado
situation {n} (location)  :: localización {f}, ubicación {f}
situation {n} (one's status with regard to circumstances)  :: situación {f}, estado {m}
situation {n} (position of employment)  :: nivel {m}, puesto {m}
situation {n} (state of affairs)  :: situación {f}, estado {m}
situation {n} /sɪtjuːˈeɪʃən/ (position vis-à-vis surroundings)  :: localización {f}, ubicación {f}
situation comedy {n} (episodic comedy television program, see also: sitcom)  :: comedia de situación
sit up {v} (rise to a sitting position)  :: sentarse
sit-up {n} /ˈsɪt.ʌp/ (exercise in which the abdominal muscles are contracted)  :: abdominal {m}
six {num} /sɪks/ (cardinal number)  :: seis
six hundred {num} /ˈsɪks ˈhʌn.dɹəd/ (cardinal number 600)  :: seiscientos
six o'clock {n} (the start of the seventh hour)  :: las seis
six of one, half a dozen of the other {proverb} (two alternatives are equivalent or indifferent)  :: tres cuartos de lo mismo [three quarters of the same one], el mismo perro con diferente collar [the same dog with a different collar], dar lo mismo
sixteen {num} /ˈsɪk.stiːn/ (cardinal number 16)  :: dieciséis {m}
sixteenth {n} (one of sixteen equal parts of a whole)  :: decimosexto {m}
sixteenth {num} /ˌsɪksˈtiːnθ/ (the ordinal form of the number sixteen)  :: decimosexto
sixteenth note {n} (sixteenth note) SEE: semiquaver  ::
sixth {adj} /sɪksθ/ (ordinal form of the number six)  :: sexto
sixth {n} (one of six equal parts of a whole)  :: sexto {m}
sixth {n} (person or thing in sixth place)  :: sexto {m}
sixth sense {n} (extrasensory perception)  :: sexto sentido {m}
sixtieth {adj} /ˈsɪkstiəθ/ (the ordinal form of the number sixty)  :: sexagésimo
sixtieth {n} (one of sixty equal parts of a whole)  :: sesentavo
sixtieth {n} (person or thing in the sixtieth position)  :: sexagésimo
Sixto-Clementine {adj} /ˌsɪkstəʊˈklɛməntaɪn/ (of, pertaining to, or designating the Sixto-Clementine Vulgate or its text)  :: sixtoclementino
sixty {num} /ˈsɪksti/ (cardinal number)  :: sesenta
sixty-eight {num} (cardinal number)  :: sesenta y ocho
sixty-first {num} (ordinal number)  :: sexagésimo primero
sixty-five {num} (cardinal number)  :: sesenta y cinco
sixty-four {num} (cardinal number)  :: sesenta y cuatro
sixty-nine {n} (cardinal number)  :: sesenta y nueve
sixty-nine {n}  :: sesenta y nueve
sixty-nine {n} (sex position)  :: sesenta y nueve
sixty-one {num} (cardinal number)  :: sesenta y uno
sixty-second {num} (ordinal number)  :: sexagésimo segundo
sixty-seven {num} (cardinal number)  :: sesenta y siete
sixty-six {num} (cardinal number)  :: sesenta y seis
sixty-three {num} (cardinal number)  :: sesenta y tres
sixty-two {num} (cardinal number)  :: sesenta y dos
sizable {adj} (sizeable) SEE: sizeable  ::
size {n} (a specific set of dimensions for clothing)  :: talla {f}
size {n} (assize) SEE: assize  ::
size {n} /saɪz/ (dimensions or magnitude of a thing)  :: tamaño {m}
size {n} (thin, weak glue intended to be painted upon)  :: sellador {m}, cola {f}
size {n} (wallpaper paste)  :: cola {f}
size {v} (to apply primer to a surface which is to be painted)  :: sellar, encolar
size {v} (to classify or arrange by size)  :: formar por tamaño, ordenar por tamaño
size {v} (to estimate the size of)  :: medir
sizzle {n} (the sound of water hitting a hot surface)  :: chirriar
sizzle {n} (zing, zip, or pizazz; excitement)  :: chirrido {m}
sizzle {v} (to make the sound of water hitting a hot surface)  :: chisporrotear, chirriar
skandha {n} (any of the five aspects constituting the sentient being in Buddhism)  :: agregado
skate {n} (act of skating or ice skating)  :: patinaje {m}
skate {n}  :: patín {m}
skate {n} /skeɪt/ (ice skate or roller skate)  :: patín {m}
skate {v}  :: patinar
skate {v} (to move along a surface (ice or ground) using skates)  :: patinar
skateboard {n} (platform on wheels)  :: monopatín {m}
skateboarding {n} (riding on a skateboard)  :: skate {m}, skateboarding {m}, monopatinaje {m}
skater {n} (insect) SEE: water strider  ::
skater {n} /ˈskeɪ.tə(ɹ)/ (person who skates)  :: patinador {m}, patinadora {f}
skating {n} (action or sport)  :: patinaje {m}
skedaddle {v} /skɪˈdædəl/ (move or run away quickly)  :: largarse, irse
skeeter {n} (mosquito) SEE: mosquito  ::
skein {n} /skeɪn/ (quantity of yarn)  :: madeja {f}
skein {n} (winning streak) SEE: winning streak  ::
skeletal {adj} (haggard)  :: esquelético
skeletal {adj} (of, or relating to the skeleton)  :: esquelético
skeleton {n} (frame that provides support to a building)  :: estructura {f}
skeleton {n} (system that provides support to an organism)  :: esqueleto {m}
skeleton {n} (very thin person)  :: esqueleto {m}
skeleton key {n} (a key that opens a range of locks)  :: llave maestra {f}
Skene's gland {n} (a gland)  :: glándulas de Skene {f}, glándulas uretrales {f}, glándulas parauretrales {f}, glándulas vestibulares menores {f}, punto U {m}, próstata femenina {f}
skeptic {n} (someone who habitually doubts beliefs and claims)  :: escéptico {m}
skeptical {adj} (related to skepticism)  :: escéptico
skeptical {adj} /ˈskeptɪkəl/ (having, or expressing doubt)  :: escéptico
skepticism {n} (general disposition to doubt)  :: escepticismo {m}
sketch {n} (lookout) SEE: lookout  ::
sketch {n} (quick freehand drawing)  :: esbozo {m}, bosquejo {m}, esquicio {m}
sketch {n} (rough design or draft)  :: boceto {m}
sketch {n} (short musical, dramatic or literary work or idea)  :: sketch {m}
sketch {v} (to create a sketch)  :: esbozar, bosquejar
skew {adj} /skjuː/ (neither perpendicular nor parallel)  :: asimétrico, oblicuo
skewer {n} /ˈskjuːəɹ/ (pin used to secure food during cooking)  :: brocheta {f}, fierrito {m}, anticucho {m}, pincho
skewness {n} (measure of the asymmetry)  :: asimetría {f}
ski {n} /skiː/ (one of a pair of long flat runners designed for gliding over snow)  :: esquí {m}
ski {v} (to move on skis)  :: esquiar
skiascope {n} (retinoscope) SEE: retinoscope  ::
skid {n} /skɪd/ (out of control sliding motion)  :: resbalón {m}
skid {v} (to slide in an uncontrolled manner)  :: resbalar, patinar
skid mark {n} (visible stain left on underpants)  :: palomino, raspa [Spain]
skidmark {n} (visible stain left on underpants)  :: palomino {m}
skier {n} (someone who practices skiing)  :: esquiador
skiff {n} (Any of various types of boats small enough for sailing or rowing by one person)  :: batel {m}
skilful {adj} (possessing skill, skilled)  :: ducho, hábil, habilidoso {m}
skill {n} /skɪl/ (capacity to do something well)  :: destreza {f}, habilidad {f}, maña {f}, talento {m}
skilled {adj} /skɪld/ (having or showing skill)  :: hábil, diestro {m}
skillet {n} /ˈskɪlɪt/ (pan for frying)  :: sartén
skillful {adj} /skɪl.fəl/ (possessing skill)  :: ducho, hábil
skim {adj} (having lowered fat content)  :: descremado
skim {v} (read quickly, skipping some detail)  :: hojear, leer por encima
skim {v} (remove cream)  :: desnatar
skim {v} (ricochet)  :: rebotar
skim {v} (scrape off; remove (something) from a surface)  :: desnatar
skim {v} /skɪm/ (throw an object so it bounces on water)  :: rebotar
ski mask {n} (A warm cap shielding the neck and head)  :: balaclava {f}
skim milk {n} (milk with removed cream)  :: leche desnatada {f}, leche descremada {f}
skimp {v} /skɪmp/ (to save; to be parsimonious or stingy)  :: escatimar
skin {n} (image used as the background of graphical user interface)  :: máscara {f}
skin {n} (skin of an animal used by humans)  :: piel {f}
skin {n} /skɪn/ (outer covering of the body of a person or animal)  :: piel {f}
skin {v} (to remove the skin of)  :: despellejar, desollar
skin and bones {n} (emaciated; very skinny)  :: piel y huesos
skin cancer {n} (malignant growth on the skin)  :: cáncer de piel {m}
skinflint {n} (one who is excessively stingy or cautious with money)  :: avaro {m}, tacaño {m}
skin mag {n} (skin magazine) SEE: skin magazine  ::
skin magazine {n} (adult or pornographic magazine)  :: revista porno {f}
skinny {adj} /ˈskɪni/ (thin)  :: delgado, [to a more extreme degree] flaco
skinny {n} (A skinny person)  :: flaco {m}
skip {v} /skɪp/ (to move by hopping on alternate feet)  :: saltar
skip {v} (to omit or disregard intermediate items or stages)  :: saltear
skipjack {n} (Katsuwonus pelamis)  :: listado {m}, rayado {m}, bonito {m}
skip rope {n} (rope used) SEE: skipping rope  ::
skip rope {v} (to jump over a rope) SEE: jump rope  ::
skirmish {n} (minor dispute)  :: escaramuza {f}, berrinche {m}
skirmish {n} /ˈskɜː(r)mɪʃ/ (brief battle between small groups)  :: escaramuza {f}, [Latin America] enfrentamiento
skirmish {v} (to engage in a minor battle or dispute)  :: escaramuzar
skirmisher {n} (soldier)  :: escaramuzador {m}, hostigador {m}
skirt {n} (part of dress)  :: falda {f}, enaguas {f-p} [Costa Rica, Nicaragua], pollera {f} [Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay], saya {f} [Cuba]
skirt {n} /skɜ˞t/ (clothing)  :: falda {f}, enaguas {f-p} [Costa Rica, Nicaragua], pollera {f} [Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay], saya {f} [Cuba]
skirting board {n} (panel between floor and interior wall)  :: zócalo {m}
skitrack {n} (ski track) SEE: ski track  ::
Skopje {prop} (capital of Macedonia)  :: Skopie
Skopje {prop} (Macedonia) SEE: Macedonia  ::
Skopostheorie {n} (idea that translating and interpreting should take into account function) SEE: Skopos theory  ::
skua {n} /ˈskjuːə/ (predatory seabird of the family Stercorariidae)  :: págalo {m}
skulk {v} /skʌlk/ (to conceal oneself; to hide)  :: merodear
skull {n} (death's-head, skull)  :: calavera {f}
skull {n} /skʌl/ (cranium)  :: cráneo {m} , calavera {f}
skull and crossbones {n} (symbol of death)  :: calavera {f}
skullcap {n} /ˈskʌlkæp/ (cap that covers from the forehead to just above the back of the neck)  :: kipá {f}
skullduggery {n} (deceptive activities) SEE: skulduggery  ::
skunk {n} /skʌŋk/ (animal)  :: [Spain] mofeta {f}, [Costa Rica] zorro hediondo {m}, [El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua] zorrillo {m}
skunk {n} (skunkweed) SEE: marijuana  ::
sky {n} (heaven)  :: cielos {m-p}
sky {n} /skaɪ/ (atmosphere above a point)  :: firmamento {m}, cielo {m}
sky {n} (specific view, condition)  :: firmamento {m}
sky blue {adj} (colour)  :: celeste
sky burial {n} (a Tibetan funeral practice)  :: entierro celestial {m}
skyclad {adj} (naked outdoors)  :: vestido al cielo
skyclad {adj} /ˈskaɪ.klæd/ (nude) SEE: nude  ::
skydiving {n} (jumping out of an aircraft and freefalling)  :: paracaidismo {m}
skylark {n} /ˈskaɪ.lɑɹk/ (small brown passerine bird)  :: alondra común {f}
skylight {n} /ˈskaɪˌlaɪt/ (opening in the roof)  :: tragaluz {m}, claraboya {f}, celaje {m}
skyline {n} /ˈskaɪˌlaɪn/ (horizon) SEE: horizon  ::
skyrocket {n} /ˈskaɪˌɹɒk.ɪt/ (pocket) SEE: pocket  ::
skyscraper {n} /ˈskaɪˌskɹeɪpɚ/ (tall building)  :: rascacielos {m}, torre {f}
slab {n} (paving stone)  :: baldosa {f}, adoquín {m}, losa {f}, valdosa {f}
slab {n} /slæb/ (flat piece of material)  :: plancha {f}, tabla {f}, lámina {f}
slack {adj} (not tense)  :: flojo {m}, flojo {m}
slack {adj} (weak)  :: flojo
slack {n} /slæk/ (small coal, coal dust)  :: carbonilla {f}, carboncillo {m} [Chile and Cuba]
slack {n} (tidal marsh or periodically filling shallow)  :: charco {m}
slack {v} (to procrastinate)  :: haraganear, flojear
slack {v} (to refuse to exert effort)  :: aflojarse, relajarse
slacken {v} /ˈslæ.kən/ ((intransitive) to gradually decrease in intensity)  :: aflojar
slacken {v} ((transitive) to gradually decrease in intensity)  :: aflojar
slag {n} /slæɡ/ (the impurities which result and are separated out when melting a metal or refining it from its ore)  :: escoria {f}
slag heap {n}  :: pila de desechos {f}
slake {v} /sleɪk/ (To become less energetic)  :: apagar
slake {v} (To become less intense)  :: apagar
slake {v} (To cool with water)  :: apagar
slake {v} (To satisfy thirst)  :: apagar
slake {v} (To slacken)  :: apagar
slaked lime {n} (calcium hydroxide) SEE: calcium hydroxide  ::
slalom {n} /ˈslɑː.ləm/ (sports)  :: eslalon {m}
slalom {v} (to race in a slalom)  :: eslalon {m}
slalomist {n} (slalomer) SEE: slalomer  ::
slam {n} (poetry slam) SEE: poetry slam  ::
slam {v} /slam/ (to shut with sudden force and noise)  :: azotar
slam {v} (to put with force and loud noise)  :: azotar, dejar caer
slam {v} (to speak badly of)  :: calumniar, derramar ponzoña
slam {v} (to strike forcefully with some implement)  :: azotar
slander {n} (false and malicious statement)  :: calumnia {f}
slander {v} (utter a slanderous statement)  :: calumniar, difamar
slanderer {n} (One who slanders)  :: calumniador {m}
slanderous {adj} (Both untrue and harmful to a reputation)  :: calumnioso
slang {n}  :: argot {m}, jerga {f}
slang {n} (cant) SEE: cant  ::
slang {n} (jargon) SEE: jargon  ::
slang {n} /sleɪŋ/ (slang)  :: argot {m}, jerga {f}, germanía {f}
slant {n} /ˈslænt/ (slope or incline)  :: inclinación {f}
slap {adv} (exactly)  :: justo {n}
slap {n} /slæp/ (A blow.)  :: bofetada {f}, cachetada {f}
slap {n} (The sound of such a blow.)  :: bofetada {f}, cachetada {f}
slap {v} (to cause something to strike soundly)  :: golpear
slap {v} (to give a slap)  :: abofetear, cachetear
slap {v} (To place, to put carelessly)  :: aventar
slap in the face {n} (slap in the face or on the cheek)  :: [Latin America] cachetada {f}, bofetada {f}, [Spain] torta {f}
slapper {n} (female of loose morals)  :: zorra {f}, ramera {f}, puta {f}
slapper {n} (prostitute)  :: puta {f}
slap someone five {v} (give someone five) SEE: give someone five  ::
slash {n} /slæʃ/ (slang: trip to the toilet to urinate)  :: hechar una meada {f}
slash {n} (slash fiction) SEE: slash fiction  ::
slash {n} (symbol)  :: barra {f}
slash and burn {n} (technique)  :: roza y quema {f}
slate {n} /sleɪt/ (rock)  :: pizarra {f}
slate {v} (destine)  :: destinar
slater {n} /ˈsleɪtɚ/ (one who lays slate)  :: pizarrero {m}
slattern {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute  ::
slattern {n} /ˈslætɚn/ (slut) SEE: slut  ::
slaughter {n} (killing of many people)  :: matanza {f}
slaughter {n} /ˈslɔtɝ/ (killing of animals (also kosher and halal rituals))  :: sacrificio {m}, faena {f}, matanza {f}
slaughter {v} (to butcher animals, generally for food (also kosher and halal rituals))  :: matar
slaughter {v} (to kill in a particularly brutal manner)  :: masacrar, matar, carnear
slaughterhouse {n} (abattoir) SEE: abattoir  ::
Slav {n} /slɑːv/ (a member of a group of peoples in Eastern Europe speaking a Slavic language)  :: eslavo {m}, eslava {f}
slave {n}  :: esclavo {m}, esclava {f}
slave {n} (person forced to work for another)  :: esclavo {m}
slave {n} /sleɪv/ (person owned by another)  :: esclavo {m}, esclava {f}
slave-girl {n} (female slave)  :: esclava {f}
slave-girl {n} (sex slave) SEE: sex slave  ::
slavery {n} (condition in which one is captivated or subjugated)  :: esclavitud {f}
slavery {n} (condition of servitude endured by a slave)  :: esclavitud {f}
slavery {n} /ˈsleɪvəɹi/ (institution or practice of owning human beings)  :: esclavitud {f}
Slavic {adj} /ˈslɑːvɪk/ (of the Slavs, their culture or languages)  :: eslavo {m}
Slavicist {n} (a scholar who specializes in the study of the Slavic family of languages)  :: slavista {m} {f}
Slavism {n} (a Slavic idiom or phrase)  :: eslavismo {m}
Slavistics {n} (Slavic studies) SEE: Slavic studies  ::
Slavonia {prop} (region of Croatia)  :: Eslavonia
Slavonic {adj} /sləˈvɒn.ɪk/ (Slavic) SEE: Slavic  ::
Slavonic studies {n} (Slavic studies) SEE: Slavic studies  ::
Slavyansk {prop} (Slovyansk) SEE: Slovyansk  ::
slaw {n} (coleslaw)  :: curtida {f} [El Salvador]
slay {v} /sleɪ/ (to kill, murder)  :: matar, asesinar
slayer {n} /ˈsleɪə/ (one who slays)  :: asesino {m}, asesina {f}
sleaze {n}  :: corrupción {f}, las corruptelas, los chanchullos; sordidez {f}, cutrez {f}
sleazebag {n} (morally reprehensible, disreputable, or sleazy person)  :: sinvergüenza {m} {f}, pájaro [Spain]
sleazy {adj}  :: cutre, corroncho, gacho, groncho, corrupto, escandaloso, sórdido
sleazy {adj} /sliː.zi/ (Marked by low quality; inferior; inadequate)  :: cutre, gacho [Mexico], sórdido, chungo
sled {n} (sledge) SEE: sledge  ::
sledge {n} /slɛdʒ/ (sledgehammer) SEE: sledgehammer  ::
sledge {n} (sleigh or sled)  :: trineo {m}
sledgehammer {n} (kind of hammer)  :: almádena {f}
sleek {adj}  :: liso
sleek {adj} (not rough or harsh)  :: liso
sleek {adj} /sliːk/ (smooth)  :: liso
sleep {n} /sliːp/ (state of reduced consciousness)  :: sueño {m}
sleep {n} (substance found in the corner of the eyes / figurative objectification of sleep)  :: legaña {f}, lagaña {f}, chele {m} [El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras]
sleep {v} (to rest in state of reduced consciousness)  :: dormir
sleep disorder {n} (medical disorder of sleep patterns)  :: trastorno del sueño {m}
sleeper {n} (horizontal wooden or concrete structural member supporting railway lines)  :: durmiente {m}, traviesa {f}
sleeper {n} (railroad sleeping car) SEE: sleeping car  ::
sleeper {n} (someone who sleeps)  :: dormilón {m}
sleeper {n} (type of pajamas, see also: pajama for a person that covers the whole body, including the feet)  :: pijama con los pies
sleep in {v} (to sleep late)  :: habérsele pegado a uno las sábanas
sleepiness {n} (property of being sleepy)  :: sueño {m}, [Chile] tuto
sleeping {adj} /ˈsliːpɪŋ/ (asleep) SEE: asleep  ::
sleeping {n} (state or act of being asleep)  :: durmiendo {m}
sleeping bag {n} (padded or insulated bag)  :: saco de dormir {m}
Sleeping Beauty {prop} (fairy tale)  :: La Bella Durmiente
sleeping car {n} (a railroad car with sleeping facilities for passengers travelling overnight.)  :: vagón dormitorio {m}
sleeping pill {n} (a pill having a soporific effect)  :: somnífero {m}
sleep like a log {v} (to sleep well, without disturbance)  :: dormir como un tronco
sleep on {v} (to postpone a decision at least overnight)  :: consultar con la almohada [colloquial locution]
sleep paralysis {n} (inability to move or speak while falling asleep or upon awakening)  :: parálisis del sueño {f}
sleep start {n} (hypnic jerk) SEE: hypnic jerk  ::
sleep tight {interj} (good night)  :: buenas noches, duerma bien
sleep twitch {n} (hypnic jerk) SEE: hypnic jerk  ::
sleepwalk {v} (somnambulate) SEE: somnambulate  ::
sleepwalker {n} (somnambulist) SEE: somnambulist  ::
sleepwalking {n} (act of walking while not conscious or aware of it, during sleep)  :: sonambulismo {m}
sleepy {adj} /ˈsliːpi/ (feeling the need for sleep)  :: cansado, adormecido, sueño, soñoliento {m}
sleepy head {n} (a sleepy person) SEE: sleepyhead  ::
sleepyhead {n} (ruddy duck) SEE: ruddy duck  ::
sleepyhead {n} (sleepy person)  :: dormilón {m}, dormilona {f}
sleet {n} (mixture of rain and snow)  :: aguanieve {f}
sleet {n} /sliːt/ (rain which freezes before reaching the ground)  :: aguanieve {f}
sleeve {n} (mechanical covering or lining)  :: funda {f}
sleeve {n} /sliːv/ (part of a garment that covers the arm)  :: manga {f}
sleeve {v} (to fit a sleeve to)  :: enfundar
sleigh {adj} /sleɪ/ (sly) SEE: sly  ::
sleigh {n} (vehicle on runners) SEE: sledge  ::
sleight of hand {n} (performance)  :: escamoteo {m}, juego de manos {m}
sleight of hand {n} (skill)  :: escamoteo {m}, prestidigitación {f}
sleiveen {n} /ˈsliːviːn/ (dishonest person; trickster)  :: ratero, timador, petardista, estafador, caballero de industria, pícaro, bribón, tunante, truhán, taimado
slender {adj} (thin)  :: esbelto
sleuth {n} (detective)  :: detective {m}
sleuth {n} /sluːθ/ (bloodhound)  :: sabueso {m}
slew {n} (device used for slaying)  :: arma {f}
slew {n} /sljuː/ (the act, or process of slaying)  :: asesinato {m}
slice {n} (a section of image taken of an internal organ)  :: sección {f}, corte {m}
slice {n} /slaɪs/ (thin, broad piece cut off)  :: rebanada {f}
slice {v} (to cut into slices)  :: rebanar
slicer {n} (slicing cucumber) SEE: slicing cucumber  ::
slick {adj} (clever, making an apparently hard task easy)  :: astuto {m}
slick {adj} (slippery due to a covering of liquid)  :: resbaladizo
slick {n} (A covering of liquid, particularly oil)  :: marea negra {f}
slick {n} (A tire with a smooth surface instead of a tread pattern)  :: neumático liso
slide {n} (act of sliding)  :: deslizamiento {m}
slide {n} (item of play equipment)  :: tobogán {m}
slide {n} (microscope slide)  :: portaobjeto {m}, portaobjetos {m}
slide {n} (rubble, earth and stones moving down)  :: corrimiento {m}, corrimiento de tierra {m}
slide {n} (slide for playing slide guitar)  :: slide {m}
slide {n} (transparent image for projecting)  :: diapositiva {f}
slide {v} /slaɪd/ (to cause to move in contact with a surface)  :: deslizar
slide {v} (to lose balance)  :: resbalar
slide {v} (to move in continuous contact with a surface)  :: resbalar
slide fastener {n} (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener  ::
slide fastener {n} (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener  ::
slide rule {n} (analog calculator)  :: regla de cálculo {f}
sliding door {n} (door)  :: puerta corredera {f}
slight {adj} /slaɪt/ (insignificant)  :: insignificante, leve, ligero
slightly {adv} /ˈslaɪtli/ (to a small extent or degree)  :: levemente, ligeramente
slim {adj} /slɪm/ (slender)  :: flaco, delgado
slim {v} (lose weight)  :: adelgazarse, enflaquecer, enflaquecerse, enflacar
slime {n} (mucilaginous substance or mucus-like substance)  :: baba {f}, moco {m}
slime {n} /slaɪm/ (mud)  :: limo {m}, cieno {m}, lama {f}, légamo {m}
slimy {adj} /ˈslaɪ.mi/ (like slime; glutinous)  :: viscoso, baboso; pegajoso, gelatinoso; empalagoso
slimy {adj} (underhanded)  :: tramposo {m}, tramposa {f}
sling {n} (bandage)  :: cabestrillo {m}
sling {n} (instrument for throwing)  :: honda {f}
sling {n} (rope or chain arrangement)  :: eslinga {f}
sling {v} /ˈsliːŋ/ (to throw)  :: tirar, lanzar, arrojar
slinger {n} (someone who slings or who uses a sling)  :: hondero {m}
slingshot {n} /ˈslɪŋʃɒt/ (Y-shaped stick)  :: baladora {f} [Peruvian Amazonia], biombo {m} [Panama], catapulta {f} [Costa Rica], cauchera {f} [Colombia], charpe {m} [Southwestern Mexico], chilinchate {m} [Honduras], china {f} [Venezuela], estiladera {f} [Canary Islands], fonda {f} [Central and Western Venezuela], gomera {f} [Argentina], gomero {m} [Northwestern and Southern Central Spain], honda {f} [Bolivia, Colombian Atlantic Coast, Chile, Guatemala, Northwestern Argentina, Northwestern Venezuela, Peru, Uruguay], hondilla {f} [El Salvador, Honduras], hondita {f} [Paraguay], hulera {f} [Nicaragua], jebe {m} [Peru], resortera {f} [Costa Rica, Ecuador, Mexican standard usage], tiracantos {m} [Western Central Spain], tirachinas {m} [Spain standard usage], tirachinos {m} [Southwestern Spain], tiradera {f} [Spain's Canary Islands], tirador {m} [Northwestern Mexico, Southern Central and Northeastern Spain], tiragomas {m} [Northern Central Spain, specifically Cantabria, Basque Country, Soria, La Rioja and Aragon], tirahule {m} [Southeastern Mexico], tirapiedras {m} [Cuba, Dominican Republic], tira-tira {m} [Northwestern Venezuela, specifically State of Falcon]
slip {n} (act of slipping)  :: resbalón
slip {n} (error)  :: falta {f}, error {m}, equivocación {f}, desliz {m}, descuido {m},
slip {n} (nautical: space for a ship to moor) SEE: berth  ::
slip {n} (women’s undergarment)  :: combinación {f}
slip {v} /slɪp/ (to lose one's traction)  :: deslizar, resbalar
slip {v} (to err)  :: tropezar
slip of the tongue {n} (mistake in speech)  :: lapsus linguae {m}
slipper {n} (low shoe slipped on and off easily)  :: zapatilla
slipper {n} (low shoe usually worn indoors)  :: pantufla {f}, zapatilla {f}, babucha {f}
slipper animalcule {n} (paramecium) SEE: paramecium  ::
slippery {adj} /ˈslɪpəɹi/ (of a surface)  :: resbaladizo, escurridizo
slippery jack {n} (mushroom in genus Suillus)  :: boleto anillado, babosillo
slipstick {n} (slide rule) SEE: slide rule  ::
slipstream {n} (A genre of fantastic or non-realistic fiction)  :: ciencia ficción no convencional {f}, ficción estela {f}
slipstream {n} (the low pressure zone)  :: rebufo {m}, cono de aspiración {m}, cono de succión {m}
slipstream {v} (to incorporate additional software)  :: estela {f}, instalación integrada {f}
slipstream {v} (to take advantage of the suction)  :: ir a rebufo, ir justo detrás de, ir a rueda de
slit {n} /ˈslɪt/ (narrow cut or opening; a slot)  :: ranura {f}, abertura {f}, rendija {f}, fisura
slit {n} (vulgar, slang: opening of the vagina)  :: raja, rayita {f}
sliver {n} (bait made of pieces of small fish)  :: cebo lengüeta
sliver {n} (New York: A narrow high-rise apartment building)  :: edificio, rascacielos
sliver {n} /ˈslɪ.vɚ/ (a long piece cut or rent off; a sharp, slender fragment)  :: astilla
slob {n} /slɒb/ (lazy, slovenly person)  :: vago
slobber {v} (To allow saliva or liquid to run from one's mouth)  :: babear
sloe {n} /sləʊ/ (fruit of Prunus spinosa)  :: endrina {f}
sloe {n} (tree of the genus Prunus bearing dark-purple fruit)  :: endrino {m}
sloe {n} (tree Prunus spinosa) SEE: blackthorn  ::
slogan {n}  :: eslogan {m}, lema {m}
slogan {n} /ˈsloʊɡən/ (phrase associated with a product, used in advertising)  :: eslogan {m}, lema {m}
sloop {n}  :: balandra {f}, chalupa {f}
sloop {n} /sluːp/ (single-masted sailboat)  :: balandra {f}
slop {n} (scraps which are fed to pigs)  :: bazofia {f}, tichate {m}
slope {n} (angle of a roof surface)  :: pendiente {f}
slope {n} (area of ground that tends evenly upward or downward)  :: pendiente {f}, cuesta {f}
slope {n} (degree to which a surface tends upward or downward)  :: desnivel {m}, inclinación {f}
slope {n} (mathematics)  :: inclinación
slope {n} (math: slope of the line tangent to a curve at a given point)  :: pendiente {f}
slope {n} (offensive: person of East Asian descent)  :: ojo chueco, chuequito {m}
sloppy {adj} (messy; not neat, elegant, or careful)  :: desprolijo
slot {n} (A slot machine designed for gambling)  :: tragamonedas {f}, máquina tragamonedas {f}
slot {n} /slɒt/ (narrow depression, perforation, or aperture)  :: ranura {f}
sloth {n} (mammal)  :: perezoso {m}, [Venezuela] pereza {f}
sloth {n} /slɔθ/ (laziness)  :: pereza {f}
slot machine {n} (vending machine) SEE: vending machine  ::
slough {n} /slaʊ/ (state of depression)  :: agüite {m}
Slovak {adj} (of Slovakia or its language)  :: eslovaco {m}
Slovak {n} (native of Slovakia)  :: eslovaco {m}, eslovaca {f}
Slovak {prop} (language of Slovakia)  :: eslovaco {m}
Slovakia {prop} /sloʊˈvɑ.ki.ə/ (Slovakia)  :: Eslovaquia {f}
Slovene {adj} /ˈsləʊˌviːn/ (adjective)  :: esloveno
Slovene {n} (a person)  :: esloveno {m}
Slovene {prop} (the language)  :: esloveno {m}
Slovenia {prop} /sloʊˈvi.ni.ə/ (country in Europe)  :: Eslovenia {f}
Slovenian {adj} /ˌsləˈvɪinɪiən/ (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
Slovenian {n} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
Slovenian {prop} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
slovenly {adj} (careless or negligent; sloppy)  :: descuidado
slovenly {adj} /ˈslʌv.ən.li/ (having an untidy appearance; unkempt)  :: dejado
slovenly {adj}  :: sucio
Slovyansk {prop} (city)  :: Sláviansk, Sloviansk
slow {adj} (behind in time)  :: atrasado
slow {adj} /sloʊ/ (not quick in motion)  :: lento
slow {adj} (spread over a comparatively long time)  :: lento
slow {v} (to become slow)  :: ralentizarse, lentificarse
slow {v} (to reduce the speed of)  :: frenar, lentificar, enlentecer, ralentizar
slowcoach {n} (plodder) SEE: plodder  ::
slow down {v} (to reduce speed)  :: desacelerar
slowly {adv} /ˈsloʊli/ (At a slow pace)  :: lentamente, despacio
slowly but surely {adv} (in a slow, yet careful manner)  :: lento pero seguro [locution]
slow motion {n} (film stretched in time)  :: cámara lenta {f}, ralentí {m}
slowness {n} (quality of being slow)  :: lentitud {f}
slowworm {n} (Anguis fragilis)  :: lución {m}
sludge {n} (generic term for separated solids)  :: lodo {m}
sludge {n} (residual material from a process)  :: fango {m}
sludge {n} (sediment of minerals in a steam boiler)  :: lodo {m}
sluff {n} /slʌf/ (slough) SEE: slough  ::
sluff {v} (slough) SEE: slough  ::
slug {n} (lazy person) SEE: sluggard  ::
slug {n} /slʌɡ/ (gastropod)  :: babosa {f}, limaco {m}
sluggish {adj} (characteristic of a sluggard; dull; stupid; tame; simple)  :: lento, estúpido, tarado, pendejo {m}
sluggish {adj} (having no power to move one's self or itself; inert)  :: desganado [persons], apagado [persons, things], inerte
sluggish {adj} /ˈslʌɡɪʃ/ (habitually idle and lazy; slothful; dull; inactive; as, a sluggish man)  :: perezoso, haragán, huevón, desganado, aburrido, inútil
sluggish {adj} (slow; having little motion; as, a sluggish stream)  :: lento, calmado, calmo
sluice {n} /sluːs/ (passage for water)  :: esclusa {f} (lock), presa {f} (barrier), compuerta {f} (sluicegate)
slum {n} (dilapidated neighborhood)  :: barrio marginal {m}, barrio pobre {m}; [regional] asentamiento {f} [Guatemala], barriada bruja {f} [Panama], barriada de emergencia {f} [Panama], barrio {m} [Venezuela], barrio de chabolas {m} [Spain], barrio periférico {m} [Ecuador], cantegril {m} [Uruguay], colonia de paracaidistas {f} [Mexico], colonia proletaria {f} [Mexico], ciudad perdida {f} [Mexico], población callampa {f} [Chile], precario {m} [Costa Rica], pueblo joven {m} [Peru], tugurio {m} [Colombia], villa miseria {f} [Argentina, Paraguay], barrio bajo {m}
slumber {n} (a very light state of sleep)  :: adormecimiento {m}, adormilamiento
slumber {v} (to be inactive or negligent)  :: estar aletargado
slumber {v} (to be in a very light state of sleep)  :: adormecer {m}, adormilar, dormitar
slump {n} (helpless collapse)  :: bajón {m}
slump {v} (to collapse heavily)  :: desfallecer, desplomarse
slur {n} /slɜː(r)/ (insult or slight)  :: denigración {f}, insulto {m}
slur {n} (symbol indicating a legato passage)  :: legato {m}, ligadura de expresión {f}
slurp {v} /slɝp/ (drink noisily)  :: sorber
Slurpee {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink) SEE: slush  ::
slurry {n} /ˈslɝ.i/ (agriculture: mixture of animal waste, other organic material and sometimes water used as fertilizer)  :: purín {m}
slush {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink)  :: granizado {m}
slush {n} /slʌʃ/ (half-melted snow)  :: nieve fangasa {f}, nieve a medio derretir {f}, nieve semiderretida {f}
slushie {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink) SEE: slush  ::
Slush Puppie {n} (slush) SEE: slush  ::
slushy {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink) SEE: slush  ::
slut {n} (a female dog)  :: perra {f}
slut {n} (a maid)  :: criada {f}, sirvienta {f}
slut {n} (bold, outspoken woman)  :: descarada {f}
slut {n}  :: dejada {f}, puta {f}, golfa {f}, ramera {f}, mujerzuela {f}, cambollana {f}
slut {n} (prostitute) SEE: whore  ::
slut {n} /slʌt/ (sexually promiscuous woman)  :: zorra {f}, puta {f}, [colloquial] putona {f}
slut {n} (untidy person)  :: guarro {m}, guarra {f}
slutty {adj} /ˈslʌti/ (Of or resembling a slut)  :: putilla
sly {adj} /slaɪ/ (artfully cunning; secretly mischievous; wily)  :: astuto
smack {n} /smæk/ ((slang) heroin) SEE: horse  ::
small {adj} (minuscule or lowercase, referring to written letters)  :: minúsculas {p}
small {adj} /smɔl/ (not large)  :: pequeño, chico
small {adj} (young)  :: pequeño, joven
small caps {n} (font variant)  :: versalita
small change {n} (a minor or insignificant amount of money)  :: cambio {m}, calderilla {f} [Spain, specifically coins], chatarra {f} [Spain, specifically coins], feria {f} [Northern Mexico], menudo {m} [Caribbean Islands, Colombian Atlantic Coast, Costa Rica, Southeastern Mexico], morralla {f} [Mexico, specifically coins], sencillo {m} [Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Northwestern Argentina, Panama, Peru, Southern and Southeastern Mexico, Venezuela], suelto {m} [Ecuador, Spain, regional usage in Mexico - in full : dinero suelto], vuelto {m} [Southeastern Mexico]
small-eared galago {n} (Otolemur garnettii) SEE: northern greater galago  ::
small hours {n} (very early morning)  :: altas horas
small intestine {n} (upper part of the intestine)  :: intestino delgado {m}
small-minded {adj} (selfish; not mindful of the big picture)  :: mezquino
small pica {n}  :: lectura chica, lectura
small potatoes {n} (small fry) SEE: small fry  ::
smallpox {n} /ˈsmɔːlpɑːks/ (disease)  :: viruela {f}
small talk {n} (idle conversation)  :: charla {f}, palique {m}
small town {n} (a small town)  :: pueblito {m}, pueblucho {m}
smalltown {n} (small town) SEE: small town  ::
smaragdine {n} /sməˈræɡdiːn/ (emerald) SEE: emerald  ::
smarmy {adj} /ˈsmɑːɹ.mi/ (Falsely earnest, smug, or ingratiating)  :: zalamero
smart {adj} (exhibiting intellectual knowledge, such as that found in books)  :: listo {m}, intelectual {m} {f}
smart {adj} (exhibiting social ability or cleverness)  :: vivo {m}, vivaracho {m}
smart {adj}  :: listo
smart {v} /smɑɹt/ (to hurt or sting)  :: escocer
smart ass {n} (one promoting his own personality, wishes or views) SEE: smartass  ::
smartass {adj} (related to or characteristic of a smartass)  :: burlón
smart card {n} (plastic card that has information stored on a computer chip)  :: tarjeta inteligente {f}
smartness {n} (the state or quality of being smart)  :: tienta {f}
smartphone {n} /ˈsmɑɹtfoʊn/ (electronic handheld device)  :: teléfono inteligente {m}
smash {v} (hit extremely hard)  :: golpear, machucar
smash {v} /smæʃ/ (to break violently)  :: estrellar, destrozar
smatter {v} (intransitive: talk superficially)  :: charlar, parlotear
smatter {v} (to speak (a language) with spotty or superficial knowledge)  :: chapurrar, chapurrear
smattering {n} /ˈsmæɾɹ̩ɪŋ/ (superficial knowledge)  :: chapurreo {m}
SME {initialism} (Small and Medium-sized Enterprise)  :: pyme, PYME
smear {n} (mark)  :: mancha {f}
smear {n} (Pap smear) SEE: Pap smear  ::
smear {v} /smɪɚ/ (to spread (a substance))  :: manchar, untar, embadurnar, aplicar
smear {v} (to damage someone's reputation by slandering, making false accusations)  :: manchar la reputación, difamar
smear {v} (to spread (a surface) with a substance)  :: untar, cubrir
smear campaign {n} (negative propaganda)  :: campaña de desprestigio {f}
smectic {adj} (if a class of liquid crystals whose molecules are aligned in layers)  :: esmético {m}
smell {n} (sense of smell)  :: olfato {m}
smell {n} /smɛl/ (sensation)  :: olor {m}
smell {v} (sense with nose)  :: oler, husmear
smell {v} (to have a particular smell, whether good or bad; if descriptive, followed by "like" or "of")  :: oler a
smell a rat {v} (to sense something suspicious)  :: oler a gato encerrado
smell-brain {n} (part of brain involved with smelling)  :: rinencéfalo {m}
smelly {adj} /ˈsmɛli/ (having a bad smell)  :: maloliente
smelt {n} (production of metal, especially iron, from ore) SEE: smelting  ::
smelt {n} /ˈsmɛlt/ (fish of the family Osmeridae)  :: eperlano {m}
smelt {v} (to fuse two things into one)  :: fundir, soldar
smelting {n} (process of melting or fusion, especially to extract a metal from its ore)  :: fundición {f}
smile {n} /smaɪl/ (a happy face expression using mouth, but without producing voice)  :: sonrisa {f}
smile {v} (to have a smile on one's face)  :: sonreír
smiley {n}  :: emoticón
smiley {n} /ˈsmaɪli/ (emoticon) SEE: emoticon  ::
smirch {v} (to dirty)  :: ensuciar
smirk {v} /smɜː(ɹ)k/ (To smile in a way that is affected, smug, insolent or contemptuous)  :: sonreír con suficiencia
smith {n} /smɪθ/ (craftsperson who works metal)  :: forjador {m}, forjadora {f}, fabro {m}
Smith {prop} (most common surnames by language)  :: Fernández, García, Hernández
Smith {prop} (surnames derived from the equivalents of "smith")  :: Herrera, Herrero
Smithsonian {adj} (of or pertaining to James Smithson)  :: smithsoniano
smithy {n} /ˈsmɪθi/ (forge) SEE: forge  ::
smitten {adj} (in love)  :: enamorado
smitten {adj} /ˈsmɪtən/ (made irrationally enthusiastic)  :: entusiasmado {m}
smog {n} /smɒɡ/ (urban air pollution)  :: esmog
smoke {n} (baseball slang:fastball) SEE: fastball  ::
smoke {n} (colloquial: cigarette)  :: pito {m}
smoke {n} /smoʊk/ (visible particles and vapour given off by burning material)  :: humo {m}
smoke {v} (to give off smoke)  :: humear
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale smoke from a burning cigarette)  :: fumar
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale tobacco smoke regularly or habitually)  :: fumar
smoke {v} (to preserve or prepare by treating with smoke)  :: ahumar
smoke alarm {n} (smoke detector) SEE: smoke detector  ::
smoked {adj} /smoʊkt/ (of food, preserved by treatment with smoke)  :: ahumado
smoke explosion {n} (smoke explosion)  :: explosión de humo {f}
smoke like a chimney {v} (to smoke tobacco frequently)  :: fumar como un carretero
smoker {n} (bee smoker) SEE: bee smoker  ::
smoker {n} (smoking car) SEE: smoking car  ::
smoker {n} /ˈsmoʊkɚ/ (person who smokes tobacco habitually)  :: fumador {m}, fumadora {f}
smokescreen {n} (anything used to conceal or distract)  :: cortina de humo
smokestack {n} (a conduit or group of conduits atop a structure allowing smoke to flow out) SEE: chimney  ::
smoking {adj} (giving off smoke)  :: humeante {m} {f}
smoking {n} /ˈsmoʊkɪŋ/ (smoking of tobacco)  :: tabaquismo
smoky quartz {n} (type of quartz)  :: cuarzo ahumado {m}
smolder {v} /ˈsmoʊldɚ/ (To burn with no flame and little smoke)  :: arder
Smolensk {prop} (city)  :: Smolensk {m}
smooch {n} ((informal) a kiss)  :: beso
smooch {v} ((informal) to kiss)  :: besar
smooth {adj} /smuːð/ (lacking friction, not rough)  :: liso
smooth {v} (make smooth)  :: alisar
smoothen {v} /ˈsmuðɨn/ (make smooth)  :: alisar
smooth snake {n} (Coronella austriaca)  :: culebra lisa europea
smother {v} (to extinguish or deaden)  :: apagar
smother {v} (to reduce to a low degree of vigor or activity)  :: reprimir
smother {v} (to suffocate)  :: sofocar
smudge {v} /smʌdʒ/ (to obscure by blurring)  :: desenfocar, macular
smug {adj} /smʌɡ/ (irritatingly pleased with oneself; self-satisfied)  :: ufano, engreído, petulante, creído
smuggle {v}  :: contrabandear, pasar de contrabando {m}
smuggle {v} /ˈsmʌɡəl/ (to import or export, illicitly or by stealth, without paying lawful customs charges or duties)  :: contrabandear
smuggler {n} /ˈsmʌɡ.lə(ɹ)/ (One who smuggles things)  :: contrabandista {m}
smuggling {n} (an act of smuggling)  :: contrabando {m}
smugness {n} (state or quality of being smug)  :: petulancia {f}, autosuficiencia {f}, ufanía {f}
smurf {n} /smɝf/ (fictional character)  :: pitufo {m}
smut {n} (promiscuous woman) SEE: slut  ::
smut {n} /smʌt/ (soot) SEE: soot  ::
smutty {adj} (obscene)  :: obsceno {m}, indecente
smutty {adj} /ˈsmʌti/ (blackened, dirty)  :: tiznado {m}
Smyrna {prop} /zmˈɪɚnɑː/ (city)  :: Esmirna
snack {n} (an item of food eaten between meals)  :: tentempié {m}, [formal usage] refrigerio {m}, [figurative usage - also : bocadillo] bocado {m}, [Mexico] botana {f}, [Southern Spain] piquislabis {m}, [Spain standard usage] piscolabis {m}, [Guatemala] refacción {m}, [Venezuela, colloquial] bala fría {f}
snack {n}  :: [Ecuador, Guatemala, México] antojito {m}, aperitivo {m}, [Mexico] botana, [Colombia] pasaboca, [Venezuela] pasapalo, pincho {m}, [Spain] tapa {f}
snack {n} /snæk/ (a light meal)  :: tentempié {m}, [formal usage] refrigerio {m}, [figurative usage - also : bocadillo] bocado {m}, [Mexico] botana {f}, [Southern Spain] piquislabis {m}, [Spain standard usage] piscolabis {m}, [Guatemala] refacción {m}, [Venezuela, colloquial] bala fría {f}
snack {v} (to eat between meals)  :: picar, mecatear [Colombia], merendar [in the afternoon]
snack bar {n} (a small restaurant serving light meals)  :: lonchería {f} [US]
SNAFU {n} /snæːˈfuː/ (ridiculously chaotic situation)  :: confusión
snag {n} /ˈsnæɡ/ (problem or difficulty)  :: pega {f}
snagging list {n} (list of construction problems) SEE: punch list  ::
snail {n} (any animal of the class Gastropoda having a shell)  :: caracol {m}
snail {n} (sluggard)  :: tortuga {f}
snail mail {n} (postal mail)  :: correo ordinario {m}
snake {n} /sneɪk/ (legless reptile)  :: serpiente {f}, culebra {f}, sierpe [archaic], víbora [colloquial, Mexico]
snake {v} (to move in a winding path)  :: culebrear, serpentear, hacer culebra
snake hawk {n} (laughing falcon) SEE: laughing falcon  ::
snakelet {n} (a baby snake)  :: viborezno {m}
snaky {adj} (twisty) SEE: twisty  ::
snap {n} (photograph)  :: fotografía {f}
snap {n} /snæp/ (quick breaking or cracking sound or the action of producing such a sound)  :: chasquido {m}
snap {v} (to snap one's fingers)  :: chasquear
snap {v} (to speak abruptly or sharply)  :: increpar
snap {v} (to suffer a mental breakdown)  :: enloquecerse, trastornarse
snapdragon {n} /ˈsnæpdɹæɡən/ (any plant of the genus Antirrhinum)  :: boca de dragón {f}
snapshot {n} (A photograph)  :: instantánea {f}
snare {n} (trap)  :: lazo {m}
snare drum {n} (tubular drum)  :: redoblante {m}, caja clara {f}, tarola {f}, caja {f}
snarky {adj} (sarcastic and irreverent)  :: sarcástico, mordaz
snarl {n} (act of snarling)  :: gruñido {m}
snarl {n} (knot or complication of hair, thread, or the like, difficult to disentangle)  :: enredo {m}, maraña {f}, quilombo {m}
snarl {v} (To entangle)  :: enredar
snarl {v} (To growl)  :: gruñir
snatch {n} (competitive weightlifting event)  :: arrancada {f}, arranque {m}
snatch {v} /snætʃ/ (to steal)  :: raptar
sneak {n} /sniːk/ (a cheat; con artist; trickster)  :: pillo {m}
sneak {v} (to creep)  :: moverse con sigilo
sneak {v} (to hide in a mean or cowardly manner)  :: esconder, escabullir
sneak away {v} (leave without being seen or heard)  :: escabullirse
sneaker {n} (leisure shoes, often worn for sports; trainers)  :: tenis {m} [especially Latin America, regional usage in Spain - in full : zapato de tenis], bamba {f} [Northeastern Spain], botín {m} [Seville, Southern Spain], champión {m} [Paraguay, Uruguay], deportiva {f} [Spain], espores {m-p} [Northeastern Argentina], espais {m-p} [Cantabria, Northern Central Spain], gomas {f-p} [Northwestern Venezuela], guachicón {m} [Northeastern Venezuela], kets {m-p} [Lleida, Catalonia, Northeastern Spain], kids {m-p} [Bolivia], maripís {m-p} [Aragon, Northern Central Spain], playera {f} [Spain], popis {m-p} [Cuba], zapatilla deportiva {f} [Argentina, Chile, Panama, Peru, Spain], zapato de goma {m} [Venezuelan standard usage]
sneaker {n} (one who sneaks)  :: pillo {m}
sneak in {v} (to enter without being noticed)  :: colarse
sneak up on {v} (to approach)  :: acercarse sigilosamente (a algo o a alguien)
sneaky {adj} /ˈsniːki/ (Difficult to catch due to constantly outwitting the adversaries)  :: escurridizo
sneer {v} /snɪɹ/ (raise a corner of the upper lip slightly in scorn)  :: burlarse, burla
sneeze {n} (act of sneezing)  :: estornudo {m}
sneeze {v} /sniz/ (expel air as a reflex)  :: estornudar
Snickers {n} /snɪkəɹz/ (chocolate bar)  :: Snickers {m}
sniff {v}  :: husmear, sorber
sniff {v} /snɪf/ (to make a short audible inhalation)  :: olfatear
snipe {n} /snaɪp/ (bird of the family Scolopacidae)  :: agachadiza {f}, agachona {f}, caica {f}
sniper {n} (a person using long-range small arms for precise attacks from a concealed position)  :: francotirador {m}
sniper {n}  :: francotirador {m}
snippet {n} /ˈsnɪpɪt/ (a textfile containing a relatively small amount of code)  :: snippet {m}
snitch {n} (informer, usually one who betrays his group)  :: chivato {m} chivata {f}, soplón {m}, delator {m}, sapo
snitch {n} (thief)  :: ladrón {m}, ladrona {f}
snitch {v} (inform on)  :: chivarse, delatar
snitch {v} /snɪtʃ/ (steal)  :: mangar, robar, hurtar
snivel {v} (to whine or complain, whilst crying)  :: lloriquear, gimotear
snob {n} /snɒb/ (person who seeks to be a member of the upper classes)  :: esnob {m} {f}, fresa {f} [Mexico], pijo {m}, pituco {m}, siútico
snobbish {adj} (having the property of being a snob)  :: esnobista
snobby {adj} (characteristic of a snob)  :: esnobista
snocross {n} (sport in which snowmobiles are raced at high speed)  :: snocross {m}
snood {n} (hairnet) SEE: hairnet  ::
snood {n} (neckwarmer) SEE: neckwarmer  ::
snood {n} /snuːd/ (band or ribbon for keeping the hair in place)  :: redecilla {f}, cintillo {m}
snooker {n} /ˈsnʊkər/ (cue sport)  :: billar {m}
snoop {n} (a private detective)  :: detective {m} {f}
snoop {n} (the act of snooping)  :: husmear, fisgar
snoop {v} (to secretly spy on or investigate, especially into the private personal life of others)  :: fisgonear, espiar
Snoopy {prop} (pet beagle)  :: Snoopy {m}
snoot {n} (slang: human nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
snooty {adj} /ˈsnuː.ti/ (pompous)  :: presuntuoso
snooze {n} (A period of sleep; a nap)  :: siesta
snooze {n} (Something boring)  :: lata {f}, fastidio {m}
snooze {v} /snuːz/ (To sleep, especially briefly; to nap)  :: dormitar
snore {n} (act and noise of snoring)  :: ronquido {m}
snore {v} /snɔɹ/ (breathe during sleep with harsh noises)  :: roncar
snorkel {n} (hollow tube used for breathing underwater)  :: tubo respirador {m}
snort {n} (sound made by exhaling roughly through the nose)  :: resoplar
snort {v} (to exhale roughly through the nose)  :: esnifar
snort {v} (to inhale (usually a drug) through the nose)  :: esnifar
snot {n} /snɒt/ (mucus)  :: moco {m}
snotty {adj} (dirtied with snot)  :: mocoso
snotty {adj} (ill-tempered, impertinent)  :: de mal carácter, de mal temperamento, impertinente
snout {n} (anterior prolongation of head of weevil and other insects)  :: hocico {m}, trompa {f}, [technical] probóscide {f}
snout {n} (anterior prolongation of the head of gastropod)  :: hocico {m}, trompa {f}, [technical] probóscide {f}
snout {n} (long, projecting nose, mouth, and jaw of a beast)  :: hocico {m}
snout {n} (nose of a man (in contempt))  :: [Mexico] narizota {f}, narices {f-p}
snout {n} (nozzle of a pipe, hose, etc.)  :: boquilla {f}
snout moth {n} (eggar) SEE: eggar  ::
snow {n} (cocaine)  :: nieve {f}
snow {n} (collective precipitation)  :: nieves {f-p}, nevada {f}
snow {n} /snoʊ/ (precipitation)  :: nieve {f}
snow {n} (TV noise)  :: nieve {f}
snow {v} (have snow fall from the sky)  :: nevar
snowball {n} /ˈsnoʊbɔl/ (ball of snow)  :: bola de nieve {f}
snowball fight {n} (play fight)  :: pelea de bolas de nieve {f}
snowboard {n} /ˈsnoʊˌbɔɹd/ (board)  :: tabla de snow {f}
snowboarding {n} (the sport of sliding downhill on a snowboard)  :: snowboard {m}
snow bunting {n} (bird)  :: escribano nival
snow cannon {n} (machine that spurts out snow over pistes)  :: cañón de nieve {m}
snow chain {n} (a chain put on a wheel of a vehicle to give it more traction)  :: cadenas de nieve {f-p}
snow cone {n} (crushed ice with flavoring)  :: cepillado {m} [Northwestern Venezuela], esnobol {m} [Northeastern Venezuela], frío-frío {m} [Dominican Republic], granizada {f} [Guatemala], granizado {m} [Costa Rica, Cuba, Southeastern Mexico, Spain], minuta {f} [El Salvador, Honduras], piragua {f} [Puerto Rico], raspadilla {f} [Peru], raspado {m} [Colombia, Mexican standard usage, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuelan standard usage, Western Puerto Rico], yuki {m} [Northeastern Mexico]
snow-covered {adj} (covered with snow)  :: cubierto de nieve
snowdrop {n} /ˈsnoʊ.drɑp/ (plant)  :: campanilla de febrero {f}, campanilla de invierno {f}, flor de nieve {f}
snowfall {n} (amount of snow that falls on one occasion)  :: nevada {f}
snowfall {n} (instance of falling of snow)  :: nevada {f}
snowflake {n} (flower)  :: campanilla {f}
snowflake {n} /ˈsnoʊ.fleɪk/ (crystal)  :: copo de nieve {m}, ampo {m}
snow fox {n} (arctic fox) SEE: arctic fox  ::
snow leopard {n} (a large feline mammal, Uncia uncia)  :: leopardo de las nieves {m}
snowmaking {n}  :: innivación
snowman {n} /ˈsnoʊ.mæn/ (figure made of snow)  :: muñeco de nieve {m}
snowmobile {n} (vehicle)  :: motonieve {f}
snow plow {n} (in skiing)  :: cuña
snow plow {n} (vehicle)  :: quitanieves
Snow Queen {prop} (fairy tale character with power over snow and ice)  :: Reina de las Nieves {f}
snowstorm {n} /ˈsnəʊstɔːm/ (bad weather involving blowing winds and snow)  :: nevada {f}, nevasca {f}, tormenta de nieve {f}
snow-white {adj} (as white as snow)  :: blanconieve, nevado
Snow White {prop} (character from Snow-White and Rose-Red (Schneeweißchen und Rosenrot))  :: Blancanieves
Snow White {prop} /snoʊ hwaɪt/ (character from Snow White (Schneewittchen))  :: Blancanieves
snowy {adj} /snəʊi/ (covered with snow)  :: nevado
snowy owl {n} (large white owl)  :: búho nival {m}
snub {n} (deliberate affront or slight)  :: desaire {m}
snub {v} (slight, ignore, behave coldly toward)  :: desairar
snuff {v} /snʌf/ (extinguish candle or oil-lamp)  :: apagar
snuffbox {n} (small box)  :: tabaquera {f}
snuffer {n} (device to extinguish candle)  :: matacandelas
snug {adj} (close fitting)  :: ajustado {m}, ceñido {m}
snug {adj} /snʌɡ/ (comfortable; cosy, cozy)  :: cómodo {m}, confortable {m} {f}
Snuggie {n} (item of clothing)  :: batamanta {f}
snuggle {v} /ˈsnʌɡəl/ (to lie close to another person or thing, hugging or being cosy)  :: acurrucarse
so {adv} (in a particular manner)  :: así
so {adv} (to a particular extent)  :: tan
so {adv} (very)  :: tan
so {conj} /soʊ/ (in order that)  :: para que [followed by the subjunctive]
so {conj} (with the result that)  :: así que
so {interj} (interjection used to introduce a new topic)  :: pues
so {n} (sol) SEE: sol  ::
soak {v}  :: empapar, remojar
soak {v} /soʊk/ (to be saturated with liquid by being immersed in it)  :: empapar, remojar, embeber
soak {v} (to allow (especially a liquid) to be absorbed)  :: esponjar
soak {v} (to immerse in liquid to the point of saturation or thorough permeation)  :: remojar, empapar
soak {v} (to penetrate or permeate by saturation)  :: saturar
soaked to the bone {adj} (extremely wet)  :: mojado hasta la médula, calado hasta los huesos
so-and-so {n} (name used to take the place of an epithet)  :: tal por cual {m} {f}
so-and-so {n} (placeholder name)  :: fulano
soap {n} (soap opera) SEE: soap opera  ::
soap {n} /soʊp/ (substance)  :: jabón {m}
soap {v} (apply soap in washing)  :: enjabonar, [reflexive] enjabonarse
soapberry {n} (its fruit)  :: (Sapindus saponaria) parapara {f} [Venezuela]
soapberry {n} (woody plant)  :: (Sapindus saponaria) jaboncillo {m}, chambimbe {m} [Colombia], choloque {m} [Peru], chumico {m} [Costa Rica], isotoubo {m} [Bolivia], jorupe {m} [Ecuador], marikuru {m} [Chile], pacún {m} [El Salvador, Nicaragua], paraparo {m} [Venezuela]
soapbox {n} /ˈsəʊpbɒks/ (platform for presenting one's viewpoints)  :: tribuna improvisada {f}, podio {m}, estrado
soapbox {n} (soapbox car) SEE: soapbox car  ::
soap dish {n} (a container for soap)  :: jabonera {f}
soap opera {n} (television serial)  :: telenovela {f}, culebrón {m}
soapy {adj} /ˈsoʊpi/  :: enjabonado {m}, enjabonada {f}
soar {v} /sɔɹ/ (to fly aloft with little effort)  :: planear
soar {v} (to mount upward on wings)  :: elevarse
soaring {adj} (assurgent, ascending)  :: ascendente
sob {n} /sɑb/ (a cry with a short, sudden expulsion of breath)  :: sollozo {m}
sob {v} (weep with convulsive gasps)  :: sollozar
so be it {phrase} (indication of acceptance)  :: así sea
sober {adj} /ˈsəʊ.bə(ɹ)/ (not drunk)  :: sobrio, sereno
sober up {v} (to become sober)  :: desemborrachar
sobriety {n} (quality or state of being sober)  :: austeridad {f}
sobriety {n} (quality or state of not being intoxicated)  :: sobriedad {f}
sobriquet {n} /ˈsoʊ.bɹɪ.keɪ/ (familiar name for a person)  :: sobrenombre {m}
so-called {adj} /ˈsoʊˌkɔld/ (so named)  :: llamado
soccer {n} /ˈsɑk.ɚ/ (game)  :: fútbol {m}, [Mexico] futbol; balompié {m}, balón-pie {m}; [Mexico] pambol
soccer player {n} (one who plays soccer)  :: futbolista {m} {f}
Sochi {prop} /ˈsɒtʃi/ (city in Russia)  :: Sochi {m}
sociable {adj} (tending to socialize or be social; friendly; inviting; congenial)  :: comerciable {m} {f}
social {adj} /səʊʃl̩/ (relating to society)  :: social
social anxiety {n} (social anxiety disorder) SEE: social anxiety disorder  ::
social anxiety {n} (the discomfort or fear)  :: ansiedad social {f}, ansiedad interpersonal {f}
social anxiety disorder {n} (the most common anxiety disorder)  :: fobia social {f}
social climber {n} (one who tries to improve his or her social position)  :: trepador {m}, arribista {m} {f}
social contract {n} (agreement or contract)  :: contrato social {m}
social Darwinism {n} (theory)  :: darwinismo social {m}
socialism {n} (group of socialist political philosophies)  :: socialismo {m}
socialism {n} (intermediate phase of social development)  :: socialismo {m}
socialism {n} (political philosophy of social and economic equality)  :: socialismo {m}
socialist {adj} (of, promoting, practicing, or characteristic of socialism)  :: socialista {m} {f}
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia {prop} (Yugoslav state that existed from 1943 until 1992)  :: República Federal Socialista de Yugoslavia
socially {adv}  :: socialmente
social media {n} (interactive forms of media)  :: medios sociales
social network {n} (a network of personal or business contacts on the Internet)  :: red social {f}
social phobia {n} (social anxiety disorder) SEE: social anxiety disorder  ::
social science {n} (branch of science)  :: ciencias sociales {f-p}
social security {n} (system)  :: seguridad social {f}
social worker {n} (person whose profession is social work)  :: asistente social
societism {n} (social philosophy that promotes the well being of the group without sacrificing the significance of the individual)  :: societismo
society {n} (group of persons who meet from time to time to engage in a common interest)  :: sociedad {f}
society {n} (high society) SEE: high society  ::
society {n} (people of one’s country or community as a whole)  :: sociedad {f}, comunidad {f}
society {n} /səˈsaɪ.ə.ti/ (group of people sharing culture)  :: sociedad {f}
Socinian {adj} (pertaining to the Socinians)  :: sociniano {m}
Socinian {n} /soʊˈsɪn.iː.ən/ (a member of a certain nontrinitarian Christian denomination)  :: un sociniano {m}
socioeconomic {adj} (of or pertaining to social and economic factors) SEE: socio-economic  ::
socio-economic {adj} (pertaining to a combination of social and economic factors)  :: socioeconómico
sociogram {n} (graphic representation of the structure of interpersonal relations in a group situation)  :: sociograma
sociolect {n} (a language used by a social group)  :: sociolecto {m}
sociological {adj} (of or pertaining to sociology)  :: sociológico
sociologist {n} (scientist studying the field of sociology)  :: sociólogo {m}, socióloga {f}
sociology {n} /ˌsəʊʃiːˈɒlədʒiː/ (study of society, human social interactions, etc.)  :: sociología {f}
sociopath {n} /ˈsoʊ.si.əˌpæθ/ (person with antisocial personality disorder)  :: sociopata
sociopolitical {adj} (socio-political) SEE: socio-political  ::
sock {n} (gun sock) SEE: gun sock  ::
sock {n} /sɑk/ (covering for the foot)  :: calcetín {m} [Chile, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Spain], media {f} [Costa Rica, Cuba, Panama, Puerto Rico, South America except Chile]
sock {n} (sock puppet) SEE: sock puppet  ::
socket {n} (computing interprocess communication channel)  :: zócalo {m}
socket {n} (hollow in a bone)  :: cuenca {f} (eye socket)
socket {n} /ˈsɒkɪt/ (mechanical opening)  :: enchufe {m}, toma corriente {m}
socket wrench {n} (A type of wrench)  :: matraca herramienta {f}
sock puppet {n} (second account created by a user in an online community)  :: usuario títere
sock puppet {n} (simple puppet made from a sock)  :: marioneta de calcetín {f}, títere de mano {m}
Socrates {prop} (Greek philosopher)  :: Sócrates {m}
soda {n} (carbonated water)  :: soda {f}
soda {n} /ˈsoʊdə/ (sodium carbonate)  :: sosa {f}, soda {f}
soda {n} (sweet, carbonated drink)  :: gaseosa {f}, bebida {f}, soda {f}, [Chile], refresco {m} [Bolivia, Cuba, Honduras, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Spain, Venezuela], [Eastern Bolivia, Northern Mexico, Panama, Puerto Rico] soda {f} agua [Guatemala, colloquial - short for agua gaseosa], [Spain, colloquial] casera {f}, [Mexico, colloquial] chesco {m}, [Ecuador, colloquial] cola {f}, [Venezuela, colloquial - regional and working class usage] fresco {m}
sodality {n} /səʊˈdælɪti/ (companionship) SEE: companionship  ::
sod all {n} (nothing)  :: nada de nada
soda pop {n} (sweetened, carbonated beverage)  :: refresco, gaseosa, bebida, fresco
soda water {n} (water with carbon dioxide)  :: soda, agua de Seltz
sodden {adj} (soaked)  :: empapado
sodium {n} /ˈsoʊdiəm/ (a reactive metal)  :: sodio {m}
sodium benzoate {n} (the sodium salt of benzoic acid)  :: benzoato de sodio {m}
sodium bicarbonate {n} (salt of sodium hydroxide and carbonic acid)  :: bicarbonato de sodio {m}
sodium bicarbonate {n} (used as a raising agent)  :: bicarbonato de sodio {m}
sodium chloride {n} (chemical term for table salt; NaCl)  :: cloruro de sodio {m}
sodium hydrogen carbonate {n} (NaHCO3) SEE: sodium bicarbonate  ::
sodium hydroxide {n} (caustic alkali)  :: hidróxido de sodio {m}, hidróxido sódico {m}
sodium lamp {n} (sodium vapor lamp) SEE: sodium vapor lamp  ::
Sodom {prop} /ˈsɑdəm/ (city in the Middle East)  :: Sodoma {f}
sodomise {v} (to perform anal sex)  :: sodomizar
sodomise {v} (to perform anal sex with an animal)  :: sodomizar
sodomy {n} /ˈsɒdəmi/ (anal sex, see also: anal sex)  :: sodomía {f}
Sod's law {n} /sɒdz lɔː/ (rule)  :: ley de la indefectible mala voluntad de los objectos inanimados {f}
sofa {n} /ˈsoʊfə/ (upholstered seat)  :: sofá {m}
sofa-bed {n} /ˈsoʊfəbɛd/ (sofa that unfolds into a bed)  :: sofá cama {m}
so far {adv} (until now; previously; yet)  :: hasta ahora, hasta aquí, hasta este momento, por el momento, por ahora
soffit {n} /ˈsɑ.fɪt/ (visible underside of an arch, balcony, beam, cornice, staircase, vault or any other architectural element)  :: sofito {m}
Sofia {prop} /ˈsəʊfiə/ (the capital city of Bulgaria)  :: Sofia, Sofía
soft {adj} (foolish) SEE: foolish  ::
soft {adj} (gentle)  :: suave, ligero, tenue
soft {adj} (of a cloth)  :: suave
soft {adj} (of a sound)  :: tenue
soft {adj} /sɔft/ (giving way under pressure)  :: blando, muelle
softball {n} (game)  :: sófbol {m}
soft chancre {n} (chancroid) SEE: chancroid  ::
soft drink {n} (sweet, non-alcoholic carbonated beverage)  :: gaseosa {f}, bebida {f} [Chile], refresco {m} [Bolivia, Cuba, Honduras, Mexico, Venezuela], soda {f} [Bolivia, Northern Mexico, Panama, Puerto Rico], agua {f} [Guatemala, colloquial - short for agua gaseosa], casera {f} [Spain, colloquial], chesco {m} [Mexico, colloquial], cola {f} [Ecuador, colloquial], fresco {m} [Venezuela, colloquial - especially regional and working-class usage], bebida de fantasia {f}
soften {v} ((intransitive) To become soft or softer)  :: ablandarse
soften {v} /ˈsɔfən/ ((transitive) To make something soft or softer)  :: ablandar, suavizar
soften {v} ((transitive) To make less harsh)  :: suavizar
softly {adv} (not loudly, inaudible)  :: inaudiblemente, silenciosamente
softly {adv} /ˈsɔftli/ (softly, gently)  :: suavemente
softly softly {adv} (in a very tactful, careful manner)  :: muy suavemente
softness {n} (the quality of being soft)  :: suavidad {f}
soft paraffin {n} (petroleum jelly) SEE: petroleum jelly  ::
soft roe {n} (milt) SEE: milt  ::
soft serve {n} (frozen dessert)  :: helado suave {m}
soft soap {n} (soft-soap) SEE: soft-soap  ::
soft spot {n} (fontanelle) SEE: fontanelle  ::
soft spot {n} (point of vulnerability)  :: punto débil {m}
soft spot {n} (sentimental fondness or affection)  :: debilidad {f}
software {n} /ˈsɔftˌwɛɹ/ (encoded computer instructions)  :: software {m}, programa {m}
softwood {n}  :: madera blanda {f}, madera tierna {f}
Sogdiana {prop} (an ancient Iranian-speaking civilization)  :: Sogdiana {f}
soggy {adj} (soaked with liquid)  :: remojado, empapado
soil {n} (country or territory)  :: tierra {f}
soil {n} /sɔɪl/ (mixture of sand and organic material)  :: suelo {m}
soil {v} (to defecate into one's clothing) SEE: soil oneself  ::
soil {v} (to make dirty)  :: ensuciar
soiled {adj} (dirty)  :: sucio
soil science {n} (scientific study of soil)  :: ciencia del suelo {f}
soiree {n} /ˌswɑːˈɹeɪ/ (formal evening party)  :: velada {f}
sojourn {n} /ˈsoʊdʒɚn/ (A short stay somewhere)  :: estadía {f}
sol {n} /sɑːl/ ((physical chemistry) a type of colloid)  :: sol {m}
sol {n} /soʊl/ (fifth note of a major scale)  :: sol {m}
solace {n} /ˈsɑː.lɪs/ (consolation)  :: consuelo {m}, solaz {m}
solace {n} (source of comfort)  :: consuelo {m}
solar {adj} (of or pertaining to the sun)  :: solar
solar calendar {n} (a calendar based on the movement of the Earth around the Sun)  :: calendario solar {m}
solar cell {n} (semiconductor device)  :: célula solar {f}
solar corona {n} (upper atmosphere of the sun)  :: corona solar {f}
solar day {n} (time for a planet to rotate once relative to the sun)  :: día solar {m}
solar eclipse {n} (when the Moon passes between the Earth and the sun)  :: eclipse solar {m}
solar energy {n} (energy from the sun)  :: energía solar {f}
solar flare {n} (violent explosion)  :: erupción solar {f}
solar mass {n} (unit)  :: masa solar {f}
solar nebula {n} (disc-shaped cloud of gas and dust)  :: nebulosa solar {f}
solar panel {n} (array of connected solar cells)  :: panel solar {m}, panel fotovoltaico {m}
solar system {n} (any collection of heavenly bodies orbiting a star)  :: sistema solar {m}
solar system {prop} /ˈsoʊ.lɚ ˌsɪs.təm/ (Solar System) SEE: Solar System  ::
Solar System {prop} /ˈsoʊ.lɚ ˌsɪs.təm/ (the Sun and all the heavenly bodies that orbit around it)  :: sistema solar {m}
solar wind {n} (outflow of charged particles from the solar corona into space)  :: viento solar {m}
solder {n} /ˈsɒldə(ɹ)/ (any of various alloys that are used to join small pieces of metal together)  :: estaño para soldar {m}, estaño {m}
solder {v} (to join with solder)  :: soldar
soldering iron {n} (tool)  :: soldador {m}
soldier {n}  :: soldado {m} [private soldier], militar {m} [member of an army, usually of higher rank], milico {m} [Andes, River Plate region, pejorative]
soldier {n} /ˈsoʊldʒə˞/ (member of an army)  :: soldado
soldier {v} (to be a soldier)  :: militar
sole {adj} /soʊl/ (only)  :: solo, único
sole {n} (bottom of a shoe or boot)  :: suela {f}
sole {n} (bottom of the foot)  :: planta {f}, planta del pie {f}
sole {n} (fish)  :: lenguado {m}
solely {adv} /ˈsoʊl.li/ (exclusively)  :: únicamente, solamente, exclusivamente
solemn {adj} (performed with great ceremony)  :: solemne
solemn {adj} /ˈsɒləm/ (deeply serious and somber)  :: solemne
solemnity {n} (instance of solemn behavior)  :: solemnidad {f}
solemnity {n} (quality of being solemn)  :: solemnidad {f}
solemnly {adv} (in a solemn manner)  :: solemnemente
solenodon {n} (small nocturnal insectivorous mammal with long snout and venomous saliva)  :: almiquí {m}, aire {m}
solenoid {n} (solenoid)  :: solenoide {m}
sole proprietorship {n} (business)  :: empresa individual {f}
sol-fa {n} (method of sight singing)  :: solfa {m}, solfeo {m}
sol-fa {v} (to sing a sol-fa)  :: solfear {m}
solicit {v} /səˈlɪsɪt/ (to persistently endeavor)  :: solicitar
solicit {v} (to make a petition)  :: solicitar
solicit {v} (to persuade or incite)  :: solicitar
solicitation {n} (instance of soliciting)  :: solicitación {f}
solicitor {n}  :: abogado {m}, notario {m}
solid {adj} (large, massive)  :: masivo
solid {adj} /ˈsɑlɪd/ (in the solid state)  :: sólido
solid {adj}  :: sólido {m}, sólida {f}
solid {adj} (typography: written as one word)  :: continuo
solid {n} (chemistry: fundamental state of matter)  :: sólido {m}
solid {n} (geometry: three-dimensional object)  :: sólido {m}, cuerpo {m}
solidarity {n}  :: solidaridad
solidarity {n} (unifying bond between individuals with common goal or enemy)  :: solidaridad {f}
solidify {v} /səˈlɪdəˌfaɪ/ (transitive: to make solid; convert into a solid body)  :: solidificar
solidly {adv} (in a solid manner)  :: sólidamente
solidus {n} (Roman gold coin)  :: sueldo {m}
soliloquy {n} /səˈlɪləkwi/ (act of a character speaking to himself)  :: soliloquio {m}
soliloquy {n} (speech or written discourse in this form)  :: soliloquio {m}
solipsism {n} /ˈsɑlɪpsɪzm/ (theory)  :: solipsismo {m}
solitaire {adj} (living alone or being alone; solitary)  :: solitario {m}
solitaire {n} (patience) SEE: patience  ::
solitaire {n} (Peg solitaire)  :: Senku {m}
solitaire {n} /ˈsɒlɪˌtɛər/ (person who lives alone) SEE: solitary  ::
solitary {adj} (living alone or being by one's self)  :: solitario {m}
solitary {n} (solitary confinement) SEE: solitary confinement  ::
solitary confinement {n} (forced isolation)  :: régimen de aislamiento {m}, incomunicación {f}, reclusión solitaria {f}
soliton {n} (self-reinforcing travelling wave)  :: solitón {m}
solitude {n} /ˈsɒlɪˌtjuːd/ (state of being alone)  :: soledad {f}, solitud {f}
solo {adj} (of a musical solo)  :: solo {m}
solo {adj} (without a companion or instructor)  :: solo
solo {n} (card game)  :: solitario {m}
solo {n} (job or performance done by one person)  :: solista {m} {f}
solo {n} /sɔ.loʊ̯/ (piece of music for one)  :: solo {m}
solo {v} (to perform a solo)  :: tocar un solo
solo {v} (to perform something in the absence of anyone else)  :: ir por su cuenta
soloist {n} (a person who performs a solo)  :: solista {m} {f}
Solomon {prop} /ˈsɑləmən/ (king of Israel)  :: Salomón
Solomon Islander {n} (Somebody from The Solomon Islands)  :: salomonense
Solomon Islands {prop} /ˈsɑ.lə.mən ˈaɪ.ləndz/ (A country in Melanesia)  :: Islas Salomón
Solon {prop} /ˈsoʊlən/ (statesman and lawgiver)  :: Solón {m}
so long as {phrase} (as long as) SEE: as long as  ::
solstice {n} /ˈsɒl.stɪs/ (point where the earth stands at the extreme of its ellipsis around the sun)  :: solsticio {m}
solubility {n} (the condition of being soluble)  :: solubilidad {f}
soluble {adj} (able to be solved or explained)  :: soluble
soluble {adj} /ˈsɔ.ɫjʊ.bəɫ]/ (able to be dissolved)  :: soluble
solute {n} (substance that is dissolved in a solvent)  :: soluto {m}
solution {n} (answer to a problem (mathematics))  :: solución {f}
solution {n} /səˈl(j)uːʃən/ (liquid mixture)  :: solución {f}
solvable {adj} (capable of being dissolved)  :: soluble
solvable {adj} (capable of being solved)  :: soluble, solucionable
solvation {n} (An association, or a reaction, of a solute with a solvent)  :: solvatación {f}
solve {v} (to find an answer or solution)  :: resolver, solucionar
solvency {n} (ability to pay debts)  :: solvencia {f}
solvent {adj} (able to pay all debts)  :: solvente
solvent {n} /ˈsɒlvənt]/ (liquid that dissolves a solid, liquid, or gaseous solute)  :: disolvente {m}
solyanka {n} (a thick, spicy and sour soup in Russian and Ukrainian cuisine)  :: solianka {f}
Somali {adj} (pertaining to Somalia)  :: somalí
Somali {n} (a person)  :: somalí
Somali {prop} /soʊˈmɑːli/ (a language)  :: somalí {m}
Somalia {prop} (country in the Horn of Africa)  :: Somalia {f}
somatic {adj} (relating to the body of an organism)  :: somático
sombrero {n} (hat)  :: sombrero mexicano {m}, [Mexico] sombrero de charro {m}
some {adv} (approximately, roughly)  :: unos
some {determiner}  :: algunos {m-p}, algunas {f-p}
some {determiner} (unspecified quantity or number of)  :: algunos {m-p}, algunas {f-p}
some {pron} (indefinite amount, part)  :: algo {n}
some {pron} (indefinite quantity or number)  :: unos {m-p}, unas {f-p}
some {pron} /sʌm/ (certain number)  :: alguno {m}
somebody {pron} /ˈsʌmbədi/ (some unspecified person)  :: alguien
someday {adv} (sometime; at some time in the future)  :: algún día
somehow {adv} (in one way or another; in some way not yet known or designated)  :: de algún modo, de alguna manera
someone {pron} /ˈsʌmwʌn/ (some person)  :: alguien, alguno
somersault {n} /ˈsʌmə(ɹ)ˌsɔːlt/ (the act of going head over heels)  :: voltereta {f} (by a child), salto mortal (acrobatics)
something {pron}  :: algo
something {pron} /ˈsʌmθɪŋ/ (unspecified object)  :: algo, alguna cosa
something is rotten in the state of Denmark {phrase} (Hamlet quotation, used in other contexts to mean "something is not right.")  :: algo está podrido en el estado de Dinamarca
something to write home about {pron} (something exceptional or noteworthy)  :: algo del otro mundo
some time {n} (time)  :: considerable
sometime {adv} (obsolete: sometimes) SEE: sometimes  ::
sometime {adv} /ˈsʌmˌtaɪm/ (at an unstated or indefinite time in the future)  :: al rato
sometimes {adv} /ˈsʌmtaɪmz/ (on certain occasions, but not always)  :: a veces, algunas veces
somewhat {adv} /ˈsʌmwʌt/ (limited extent)  :: algo, un poco
somewhat {pron} (something) SEE: something  ::
somewhere {adv} /ˈsʌm.wɛɹ/ (in some place)  :: en alguna parte, en algún lugar, en algún punto, en algún sitio
somewhere {adv} (to some place)  :: a alguna parte
sommelier {n} /ˌsɔːməlˈjeɪ/ (wine steward)  :: sumiller {m}
somnambulate {v} /sɑːm.ˈnæm.bju.ˌleɪt/ (to walk while sleeping)  :: ser sonámbulo, pasearse dormido
somnambulation {n} (sleepwalking) SEE: sleepwalking  ::
somnambulism {n} (sleepwalking)  :: sonambulismo {m}
somnambulist {n} (a sleepwalker)  :: sonámbulo {m}
somnial {adj} /ˈsɒmnɪəl/ (Pertaining to dreams)  :: onírico {m}
somniloquous {adj} (talking while asleep)  :: somnílocuo
somnolent {adj} /ˈsɑːmnələnt/ (drowsy)  :: somnoliento
somnolent {adj}  :: somnolienta
so much {adj} (great in quantity or degree)  :: tanto {m}
so much {adv} (to a certain degree or extent)  :: tanto {m}
son {n} (a son through major influence)  :: hijo {m}
son {n} (familiar address)  :: hijo {m}
son {n} (male descendant)  :: hijo {m}
son {n} /sʌn/ (a male person in relation to his parents)  :: hijo {m}
sonar {n} (device)  :: sónar {m}
sonata {n} /səˈnɑːtə/ (a musical composition for one or a few instruments)  :: sonata {f}
sonata form {n} (a form of classical music)  :: forma sonata {f}
sonatina {n} (piece resembling a sonata but shorter or simpler)  :: sonatina {f}
song {n} /sɔŋ/ (music with words)  :: canción {f}
song {n} (sound of a bird) SEE: birdsong  ::
songbook {n} (book)  :: cancionero {m}
Song of Solomon {prop} (book of the Bible) SEE: Song of Songs  ::
Song of Songs {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Cantar de los Cantares {m}, Cantar de Salomón, Cantar de los Cantares de Salomón {m}
songstress {n} (a female singer)  :: cantante {m} {f}, cantora {f}
sonic {adj} (of or relating to sound)  :: sónico
sonic boom {n} (the audible effect of a shock wave in the air)  :: explosión sónica {f}, boom sónico {m}, estampido sónico {m}
son-in-law {n} (son-in-law)  :: yerno {m}
sonnet {n} /sɒnɪt/ (sonnet, a type of poem)  :: soneto {m}
sonny {n} /ˈsʌni/ (a familiar form of address for a boy)  :: hijo {m}, mijo {m}, hijito {m}, mijito {m}
son of a bitch {n} (objectionable person)  :: hijo de puta {m}, hijueputa {m} {f}, hideputa {m} {f}, joputa {m}, jueputa {m} {f}, hijo de la chingada {m} [Mexico], hijo de la verga {m} [N Mexico]
son of a bitch {n} (objectionable thing)  :: hijueputa
son of a whore {n} (objectionable person)  :: hijo de puta {m}
sonogram {n} /ˈsɒnəˌɡɹæm/ (spectrogram) SEE: spectrogram  ::
sonoluminescence {n} (The emission of short bursts of light from imploding bubbles)  :: sonoluminiscencia {f}
sonometer {n} (audiometer) SEE: audiometer  ::
Sonora {prop} (state of Mexico)  :: Sonora {f}
Sony {prop} /ˈsownij/ (An international electronics and media company based in Tokyo, Japan)  :: Sony
Sonya {prop} (female given name)  :: Sonia {f}
soon {adv} /suːn/ (within a short time)  :: pronto
sooner or later {adv} (set phrase; eventually)  :: tarde o temprano, a la corta o a la larga
Sooretama slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: batará pizarroso de Sooretama
soot {n} /ˈsʊt/ (Fine black or dull brown particles)  :: hollín {m}
soothe {v} /suːð/ (to calm or placate)  :: calmar
soothe {v} (to bring comfort or relief)  :: aliviarse, descansar
soothe {v} (to ease or relieve pain)  :: aliviar
soothsayer {n} (one who predicts the future)  :: adivino {m}
sooty {adj} (of, relating to, or producing soot)  :: fuliginoso
sooty {adj} (soiled with soot)  :: tiznado, hollinoso
sop {n} (easily frightened person) SEE: milksop  ::
sop {n} (gravy) SEE: gravy  ::
São Paulo {prop} (city and state)  :: San Pablo, São Paulo, Sao Paulo
Sophia {prop} (female given name)  :: Sofía
sophist {n} /ˈsoʊfɪst/ (ancient teacher of rhetoric, etc.)  :: sofista {m} {f}
sophisticated {adj} (appealing to the tastes of an intellectual)  :: refinado, elegante, sofisticado
sophisticated {adj} (complicated, especially of technology)  :: sofisticado, complejo, complicado, elaborado
sophisticated {adj}  :: erudito
sophisticated {adj} (having obtained worldly experience)  :: de mundo, sofisticado
sophistication {n} /səˌfɪs.tɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/  :: sofisticación
Sophocles {prop} (Greek dramatic poet)  :: Sófocles
sophrological {adj} (of or relating to sophrology)  :: sofrologico
soporific {adj} (tending to induce sleep)  :: soporífico, somnífero
soporific {n} /ˌsɒp.əˈɹɪf.ɪk/ (sleep inducing agent)  :: somnífero
soppy {adj} /ˈsɒpi/ (sentimental)  :: sentimentaloide, muy sentimental, sensiblero
soprano {n}  :: soprano
sora {n} (Porzana carolina)  :: polluela sora {f}
sorbet {n} /sɔɹˈbeɪ/ (frozen fruit juice)  :: sorbete {m}
Sorbian {prop} /ˈsɔːrbiən/ (language)  :: sorbio {m}, sorabo {m}
sorbic acid {n} (sorbic acid)  :: ácido sórbico {m}
sorbitol {n} (sugar alcohol)  :: sorbitol {m}
Sorbonne {prop} (building in Paris)  :: la Sorbona {f}
Sorbonne {prop} (historic University of Paris)  :: la Sorbona {f}
sorbose {n} (ketohexose used in the production of ascorbic acid)  :: sorbosa {f}
sorcerer {n} /ˈsɔɹ.sɚ.ɚ/ (magician/wizard drawing upon natural powers)  :: brujo {m}, hechicero {m}
sorceress {n} (magician/wizard drawing upon natural powers)  :: bruja {f}
sorcery {n} /ˈsɔɹ.sə.ɹi/ (magical power)  :: brujería {f}, magia {f}
sordid {adj} (grasping)  :: sórdido
sordid {adj} (morally degrading)  :: sórdido
sordid {adj} /ˈsɔɹɾɨd/ (dirty or squalid)  :: sórdido
sore {adj} (annoyed) SEE: annoyed  ::
sore {adj} /sɔɹ/ (causing pain)  :: dolorido
sore {n} (injured, infected, inflamed, or diseased patch of skin)  :: llaga {f}
sore throat {n} (symptom)  :: dolor de garganta
sorghum {n} /ˈsɔ(ɹ).ɡəm/ (cereal)  :: zahína {f}
Soria {prop} (city)  :: Soria {f}
Soria {prop} (province)  :: Soria {f}
sororal {adj} (of or pertaining to a sister)  :: sororal
sororal {adj} (related through someone's sister)  :: sororal
sororal nephew {n} (son of one's sister)  :: sobrino sororal {m}
sorority {n} (group of women or girls associated for a common purpose)  :: sororidad
sorority {n} (social organization of female students at a college or university)  :: sororidad
sorority {n}  :: sororidad {f}
sorosilicate {n} (mineral)  :: sorosilicato {m}
sorrel {n} /ˈsɒɹəl/ (plant)  :: acedera común, vinagrera
sorrow {n} /ˈsɔɹoʊ/ (unhappiness)  :: tristeza {f}, aflicción {f}, infelicidad {f}, pesar {m}, dolor {m}, pena {f}
sorrowful {adj} (full of sorrow)  :: triste
sorry {adj} (poor, regrettable)  :: lo siento, pobre {m} {f}
sorry {adj} /ˈsɑɹi/ (regretful for an action or grieved)  :: disculpa, disculpe, discúlpame
sorry {interj} (expression of regret or sorrow)  :: discúlpame, perdóname, lo siento
sorry {interj} (request to repeat)  :: ¿cómo?, ¿perdón?, [Colombia, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, colloquial] ¿ah?, [Cuba, Spain, colloquial] ¿eh?, [Mexico, colloquial] ¿mande?
sort {n} (act of sorting)  :: ordenar
sort {n} /sɔɹt/ (type)  :: tipo {m}, género {m}, suerte {f}, clase {f}
sort {v} (arrange in order)  :: ordenar, surtir
sort {v} (separate according to certain criteria)  :: clasificar
sortie {n}  :: salida {f}
sort of {adv} (in a way etc.)  :: parece que, en cierto sentido, de alguna forma, aproximadamente, en aproximación, de alguna manera, más o menos
so-so {adj} (neither good nor bad)  :: más o menos, así así, pasable, templado, ni fu ni fa
so-so {adv} (neither well nor poorly)  :: así así
sot {n} (drunkard)  :: tomador {m}, borracho {m}, bebedor {m}
so that {conj} (in order to)  :: para que (+ subjunctive), de modo que
Sotho {prop} /ˈsutu/ (Sotho language)  :: sesotho {m}
São Toméan {adj} (Of, or pertaining to, São Tomé and Principe or its peoples)  :: santotomense
São Toméan {n} (citizen of São Tomé and Principe or of São Toméan descent)  :: santotomense {m} {f}
São Tomé and Príncipe {prop} (Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe)  :: Santo Tomé y Príncipe
Sãotomense {prop} (Forro) SEE: Forro  ::
so to speak {adv} (in a manner of speaking)  :: por así decirlo
sotto {adj} (music, informal: sotto voce (adjective)) SEE: sotto voce  ::
sotto {adv} /ˈsəʊtəʊ/ (music, informal: sotto voce (adverb)) SEE: sotto voce  ::
soufflé {n} /suːˈfleɪ/ (baked dish)  :: soufflé {m}, suflé {m}
sought-after {adj} (sought-after) SEE: in demand  ::
soul {n}  :: ánimo {m}
soul {n} /soʊl/ (the spirit or essence of a person that is believed to live on after the person’s death)  :: alma {f}
soulish {adj} /ˈsoʊlɪʃ/ (Christianity: of the human soul)  :: anímico
soulmate {n} (Someone with whom one has a special connection)  :: alma gemela {f}
soul patch {n} (narrow beard)  :: barbilla de labio inferior {f}, barbillita {f}
sound {adj} /saʊnd/ (healthy)  :: sano {m}
sound {adj}  :: sano
sound {adj} (sound asleep) SEE: sound asleep  ::
sound {n} (air bladder) SEE: swim bladder  ::
sound {n} (a probe)  :: sonda {f}
sound {n} (cuttlefish) SEE: cuttlefish  ::
sound {n} (long narrow inlet)  :: estrecho {m}, seno {m}
sound {n} (sensation perceived by the ear)  :: sonido {m}, son {m}
sound {n}  :: sonido {m}
sound {v} (to convey an impression by one's sound)  :: sonar
sound {v} (to probe)  :: sondear
sound {v} (to produce a sound)  :: sonar
sound box {n} (resonant chamber of a stringed musical instrument)  :: boca de sonido {f}
sound change {n} (language change that affects pronunciation)  :: cambio fonético {m}
sound effect {n} (artificially created or enhanced sound in films, plays or video games)  :: efecto sonoro {m}
soundly {adv} /ˈsaʊnd.lɪ/ (in a thorough manner)  :: profundo
soundtrack {n} (a narrow strip running down a movie film that carries the recorded sound in synchronization with the pictures)  :: banda sonora {f}
soundtrack {n} (a recording of such music for sale)  :: banda sonora {f}
soundtrack {n} (the sound (especially the music) component of a movie)  :: banda sonora {f}
sound wave {n} (longitudinal wave of pressure transmitted through any plastic material)  :: onda sonora {f}, onda acústica {f}
soup {n} /sup/ (dish)  :: sopa {f}, caldo {m}
soupçon {n} /supsɒn/ (very small amount) SEE: modicum  ::
soupçon {n} (suspicion, suggestion) SEE: suspicion  ::
soupspoon {n} (soupspoonful) SEE: soupspoonful  ::
soupspoon {n} (spoon for eating soup)  :: cuchara sopera {f}
soup up {v} (modify higher performance than the specifications)  :: retocar, trucar, acondicionar, tunear
souq {n} /suːq/ (a street market in the Arabic-speaking countries)  :: zoco {m}
sour {adj} (made rancid by fermentation, etc.)  :: agrio
sour {adj} /ˈsaʊ(ə)ɹ/ (having an acidic, sharp or tangy taste)  :: agrio, ácido
sour {adj} (tasting or smelling rancid)  :: agrio
source {n} ((computing) source code) SEE: source code  ::
source {n} ((electronics) terminal)  :: fuente {f}
source {n}  :: origen
source {n} /sɔɹs/ (person, place or thing)  :: fuente {m}
source {n} (spring etc.)  :: fuente {f}, fontana {f} [poetic]
source {v} (to obtain or procure; used especially of a business resource)  :: fuente {f}
source code {n} (human-readable instructions in a programming language)  :: código fuente {m}
sour cherry {n} (fruit)  :: guinda {f}
sour cherry {n} (Prunus cerasus)  :: guindo {m}, cerezo ácido, cerezo de Morello
sour cream {n} (cream which has been treated with a benign bacterium)  :: crema agria {f}
sourdough {n} /ˈsaʊɚdoʊ/ (dough)  :: masa madre {f}
sour grapes {n} (expressing disdain)  :: uvas verdes {f-p}
soursop {n} (fruit)  :: guanábana {f}, chirimoya {f}
soursop {n} /ˈsaʊərˌsɒp/ (tree)  :: guanábano {m}, yaca {f}
sousaphone {n} (brass instrument)  :: susáfono
soutane {n} (a long gown)  :: sotana {f}
south {adj} (of or pertaining to the south)  :: del sur, sureño {m}, meridional {m} {f}, austral {m} {f}
south {adv} (in an adverse direction or trend)  :: hacer aguas (go south)
south {adv} (towards the south)  :: al sur
south {n} /saʊθ/ (compass point)  :: sur {m}
South Africa {prop} (country)  :: Sudáfrica {f}, África del Sur {f}
South African {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to South Africa)  :: sudafricano {m}
South African {n} /ˌsaʊθˈaf.ɹɪ.kən/ (person)  :: sudafricano {m}
South America {prop} (continent that is the southern part of the Americas)  :: América del Sur {f}, Sudamérica {f}, Suramérica {f}, América Meridional {f}
South American {adj} (relating to South America)  :: sudamericano {m}, suramericano
South American {n} (South American person)  :: sudamericano {m}, suramericano {m}
South American gray fox {n} (Lycalopex griseus)  :: chilla {f}, zorro gris {m}, zorro gris chico {m}, zorro patagónico {m}, zorro chilla {m}
South American squirrel monkey {n} (Saimiri sciureus) SEE: common squirrel monkey  ::
South Asia {prop} (South Asia)  :: Asia del Sur {m}
South Australia {prop} (state of Australia)  :: Australia Meridional {f}
South Carolina {prop} /ˌsaʊθ keəɹəˈlaɪnə/ (US state)  :: Carolina del Sur {f}
South Caucasus {prop} (region of southwest Asia)  :: Transcaucasia {f}
South China Sea {prop} (Pacific Ocean, between the Asian mainland and Taiwan, Borneo and the Philippines)  :: Mar de la China Meridional {m}
South Dakota {prop} /ˈsaʊθ dəˈkoʊ.tə/ (state of the USA)  :: Dakota del Sur {f}
southeast {adj}  :: sudeste {m} {f}, del sudeste
southeast {n} (compass point)  :: sureste {m}, sudeste {m}
Southeast Asia {prop} (a subregion of Asia)  :: Sureste Asiático {m}
southern {adj} (of or pertaining to a southern region)  :: meridional, del sur, sureño
southern {adj} /ˈsʌðə(r)n/ (of the south)  :: meridional, del sur, sureño
southern bottlenose whale {n} (species of bottlenose whale)  :: zifio calderón austral {m}
Southern Cross {prop} (constellation)  :: Crux {f}, Cruz del Sur {f}
southerner {n} (someone from the south of a region)  :: sureño {m}, sureña {f}
Southerner {n} /ˈsʌð(ᵊ)nəɹ/ (someone from the south of a region) SEE: southerner  ::
Southerner {n} (someone from the area that once formed the CSA)  :: sureño {m}, sureña {f}
Southern Europe {prop} (Southern Europe)  :: Europa meridional {f}, Europa del Sur {f}
Southern Hemisphere {n} (hemisphere to the south of its equator)  :: hemisferio sur {m}
southern lights {n} (the aurora of the southern hemisphere)  :: aurora austral {f}
Southern Ocean {prop} (the ocean surrounding Antarctica)  :: océano Antártico {m}, océano Austral {m}
Southern Sesotho {prop} (Sotho) SEE: Sotho  ::
southernwood {n} (Artemisia abrotanum)  :: abrótano {m}
South Island {prop} (one of the two major islands making up New Zealand)  :: Isla Sur {f}
South Korea {prop} (country in East Asia)  :: Corea del Sur
South Korean {adj} (of South Korea)  :: surcoreano
South Korean {n} (person from or descended from South Korea)  :: surcoreano {m}, surcoreana {f}
South Ossetia {prop} (South Ossetia)  :: Osetia del Sur {f}
southpaw {n} /ˈsaʊθˌpɔː/ (informal: one who is left-handed)  :: zurdo {m}, zurda {f}
South Pole {prop} /ˈsaʊθˌpoʊl/ (the southernmost point on Earth)  :: polo Sur {m}
South Sudan {prop} (country in Africa)  :: Sudán del Sur {m}
South Tyrol {prop} (German-speaking region of northern Italy)  :: Alto Adigio {m}
southwest {adj} (towards the southwest)  :: suroeste, del sudoeste
southwest {n} (compass point)  :: suroeste {m}
Southwest Asia {prop} (area of Asia)  :: Asia Sudoeste {m}
South Yemen {prop} (country)  :: Yemen del Sur
souvenir {n} /ˌsuːvəˈnɪə(ɹ)/ (item of sentimental value to remember an event or location)  :: recuerdo {m}
sovereign {adj} /ˈsɒv.rɪn/ (exercising power of rule)  :: soberano
sovereign {n} (monarch)  :: soberano
sovereignty {n}  :: soberanía {f}
sovereignty {n} /ˈsɒv.ɹən.ti/ (of a nation: the state of making laws and controlling resources without the coercion of other nations.)  :: soberanía {f}
soviet {n} /ˈsɒ.vi.ət/ (council)  :: sóviet {m}
Soviet {adj} (pertaining to the Soviet Union or its republics)  :: soviético {m}, soviética {f}
Soviet {prop} /ˈsoʊviət/ (soviet) SEE: soviet  ::
Sovietology {n} (the field of study of the Soviet Union)  :: sovietología {f}
Soviet Russia {prop} (Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic) SEE: Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic  ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Russia) SEE: Russia  ::
Soviet Russia {prop} (Soviet Union) SEE: Soviet Union  ::
Soviet Socialist Republic {prop} (any of the republics belonging to the former Soviet Union, see also: SSR)  :: república socialista soviética {f}
Soviet Union {prop} (USSR, see also: Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, see also: USSR)  :: Unión Soviética {f}
sovnarkhoz {n} (a regional economic council of the Soviet Union (historical))  :: sovnarjoz {m}
sow {n} /saʊ/ (female pig)  :: cerda {f}, puerca {f}
sow {v} /soʊ/ (disperse seeds)  :: sembrar
so what {interj} (reply of indifference)  :: ¿y qué?, ¿y?, ¿y qué más da?, ¿y qué importa?
sow the wind, reap the whirlwind {proverb} (every decision has consequences; a person's actions will come back to them)  :: quien siembra vientos recoge tempestades
soy {n} /sɔɪ/ (soy sauce) SEE: soy sauce  ::
soy {n} (soy beans)  :: soja {f}
soybean {n} (plant)  :: soja {f}
soybean {n} (seed)  :: soya {f}, soja {f}
soyburger {n} (burger made from soy)  :: hamburguesa de soja
soylent {n} (undesirable artificial foodstuff)  :: comidilla {f}
soy milk {n} (a beverage made from soy beans)  :: leche de soja {f}
soy sauce {n} (a condiment and ingredient made from fermented soybeans)  :: salsa de soja, salsa de soya, soja {f}
Soyuz {n} (a Soviet/Russian spacecraft)  :: Soyuz {m}
spa {n} /spɑː/ (spa)  :: spa {m}, balneario {m}
space {n} (area beyond atmosphere of planets)  :: espacio {m}
space {n} (physical extent in two or three dimensions)  :: espacio {m}
space {n} /speɪs/ (while) SEE: while  ::
space age {n} (current historical period which started with the launch of the Sputnik)  :: era espacial {f}
spacecraft {n} (vehicle that travels through space)  :: nave espacial, astronave
space flight {n} (voyage in space)  :: vuelo espacial {m}
space frame {n} (a three-dimensional truss, often of steel, forming a rigid, stable structure)  :: malla espacial
spaceman {n} (astronaut)  :: astronauta, hombre del espacio
space probe {n} (unmanned space vehicle designed to voyage beyond Earth orbit)  :: sonda espacial {f}
spaceship {n} (vehicle that flies through space)  :: nave espacial {f}, astronave {f}
space shuttle {n} (vehicle capable of travelling repeatedly btw Earth and outer space)  :: transbordador espacial {m}
Space Shuttle {n} (a space transportation system)  :: transbordador espacial {m}
space station {n} (crewed artificial satellite)  :: estación espacial {f}
space suit {n} (system of clothing worn by astronauts when in space)  :: traje espacial {m}
spacetime {n} (four dimensional continuum)  :: espacio-tiempo {m}
space-time {n} (spacetime) SEE: spacetime  ::
space tourism {n} (form of tourism)  :: turismo espacial {m}
space travel {n} (travel through space in order to visit and explore other worlds)  :: viaje espacial {m}, recorrido de espacial {m}
spacious {adj} /ˈspeɪʃəs/ (having much space; roomy)  :: espacioso
spaciously {adv} (in a spacious manner)  :: ampliamente, espaciosamente
spade {n} (a black person)  :: [offensive] negro, mulato {m}
spade {n} (one of the black suits in a deck of cards)  :: pica {f}
spade {n}  :: pala {f}
spade {n} /speɪd/ (a garden tool with a handle and a flat blade for digging)  :: pala {f}, azada {f}
spades {n} /speɪdz/ (spade) SEE: spade  ::
spades {n} (suit of playing cards)  :: picas {f-p}
spadix {n} /ˈspeɪdɪks/ (fleshy spike)  :: espádice {m}
spaghetti {n} (informally: any type of pasta) SEE: pasta  ::
spaghetti {n} (spaghetti code) SEE: spaghetti code  ::
spaghetti {n} /spəˈɡɛɾi]/ (pasta)  :: espagueti {m}
spaghetti squash {n} (a variety of winter squash)  :: alcayota {f}
Spain {prop} /speɪn/ (country in Europe)  :: España {f}
spallation {n} (fragmentation due to stress or impact)  :: estallido, fragmentación, astillado, explosión, reventón
spallation {n} /spɔːleɪʃən/ (physics: nuclear reaction in which a nucleus fragments into many nucleons)  :: espalación
spam {n} /ˈspæm/ (unsolicited bulk electronic messages)  :: correo basura {m}
span {n} (small space or a brief portion of time)  :: lapso {m}
span {n} /spæn/ (space from thumb to little finger)  :: cuarta {f}, palmo {m}
span {n} (spread between supports)  :: luz {f}
span {v} /spæn/ (to cover or extend over an area or time period)  :: abarcar
Spanglish {prop} (blend of English and Spanish)  :: espanglés {m}, spanglish {m}
Spaniard {n} /ˈspæn.jɚd]/ (somebody from Spain)  :: español {m}, española {f}
spaniel {n} /ˈspænjəl/ (dog)  :: perro de aguas {m}
Spanish {adj} (of or pertaining to the people or culture of Spain)  :: español {m}, española {f}
Spanish {adj} (of or pertaining to the Spanish language)  :: español
Spanish {adj} /ˈspæn.ɪʃ/ (of or pertaining to Spain)  :: español {m}, española {f}
Spanish {n} (people of Hispanic origin)  :: hispano {m}, hispana {f}
Spanish {prop} (Romance language of Spain and the Americas)  :: español {m}, castellano {m}
Spanish Armada {prop} (The fleet of war ships sent by Philip II of Spain)  :: Grande y Felicísima Armada {f}
Spanish chestnut {n} (fruit)  :: castaña {f}
Spanish chestnut {n} (tree)  :: castaño {m}
Spanish Netherlands {prop} (country)  :: Países Bajos Españoles {p} {m}
Spanish omelet {n} (Spanish dish)  :: tortilla de patatas {f}
Spanish omelette {n} (omelette with fried potatoes)  :: tortilla de patatas {f}
Spanish Water Dog {n} /ˌspænɪʃ ˈwɔtɚ dɔɡ/ (Spanish Water Dog)  :: perro de agua español {m}
spank {n} (an instance of spanking; a smack or slap)  :: nalgada
spank {n} (a slapping sound, as produced by spanking)  :: golpe
spank {v} /speɪŋk/ (to smack or slap a person's buttocks, with the bare hand or other object.)  :: nalguear, zurrar
spanking {n} /ˈspeɪŋkɪŋ/ (form of physical punishment)  :: nalgada, (imprecise) azotado {f}
spanner {n} /ˈspæn.ɚ/ (hand tool for adjusting nuts and bolts)  :: llave {f}
spanworm {n} (measuring worm) SEE: measuring worm  ::
spar {n} /spɑɹ/ (rafter of a roof) SEE: rafter  ::
spare {adj} /ˈspɛə(ɹ)/ (scanty, not abundant or plentiful)  :: frugal, económico
spare part {n} (component kept in reserve)  :: pieza de repuesto {f}, pieza de recambio {f}, repuesto {m}, refacción {f}
spare the rod and spoil the child {proverb} /ˈspɛə(ɹ) ðə ɹɒd ənd spɔɪl ðə t͡ʃaɪ.ld/ (if one does not discipline a child he or she will never learn obedience)  :: escatima el palo y malcría al hijo
spare time {n} (free time) SEE: free time  ::
spare tire {n} (extra tire) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spare tire {n} (fat around midsection) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spare tyre {n} (extra tyre)  :: rueda de repuesto {f}, rueda de recambio {f}
spare tyre {n} (fat around midsection)  :: michelín {m}
spare wheel {n} (extra wheel) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spark {n} (burst of electrical discharge)  :: chispa {f}
spark {n} /spɑː(r)k/ (particle of glowing matter)  :: chispa {f}
spark gap {n} (gap between two terminals)  :: entrehierro {m}
sparkle {n} (brilliance)  :: brillo {m}, lustre {m}
sparkle {n} /ˈspɑɹkl/ (scintillation)  :: destello {m}
sparkler {n} (hand-held firework)  :: bengala {f}
sparkling {adj} (of a beverage)  :: gaseoso {m}, efervescente {n}
spark plug {n} (device that forms a high-voltage spark for fuel ignition)  :: bujía {f}
sparrow {n} (bird of the family Passeridae)  :: pasérido {m}, gorrión {m}
sparrow {n} (generically, any small, nondescript bird)  :: pájaro {m}
sparrow {n}  :: gorrión {m}
sparrow {n} /ˈspæɹəʊ/ (Passer domesticus) SEE: house sparrow  ::
sparrow hawk {n} (Accipiter nisus) SEE: Eurasian sparrowhawk  ::
sparrow hawk {n} (Falco sparverius) SEE: American kestrel  ::
sparrowhawk {n} (Eurasian sparrowhawk) SEE: Eurasian sparrowhawk  ::
sparse {adj} /spɑːɹs/ (having widely spaced intervals)  :: disperso
sparsity {n} (the property of being sparse)  :: escasez {f}
Sparta {prop} (ancient city-state in southern Greece)  :: Esparta {f}
Spartacus {prop} /ˈspɑːɹtəkəs/ (Thracian name)  :: Espartaco {m}
Spartan {adj} (of Sparta)  :: espartano
Spartan {adj} (spartan) SEE: spartan  ::
Spartan {n} (citizen of Sparta)  :: espartano {m}, espartana {f}
spasm {n} (a sudden and temporary burst of energy, activity, or emotion)  :: acceso {m}
spasm {n} /ˈspæzəm/ (contraction of a muscle)  :: espasmo {m}
spasmodic {adj} (convulsive; consisting of spasms)  :: espasmódico
spasmodic {adj} /spæzˈmɑ.dɪk/ (of or relating to a spasm)  :: espasmódico
spat {n} /spæt/ (covering or decorative covering worn over a shoe)  :: polaina {f}
spatial {adj} /ˈspeɪʃəl/ (pertaining to space)  :: espacial
spatter {v} (to splash with small droplets)  :: salpicar, rociar
spatula {n} /ˈspætʃʊlə/ (kitchen utensil for turning and lifting)  :: espátula {f}
spawn {n} (the numerous eggs of an aquatic organism)  :: hueva {f}
spawn {v} (to bring forth in general)  :: engendrar
spawn {v} (to deposit (numerous) eggs in water)  :: desovar
spay {v} /speɪ/ (remove the ovaries)  :: esterilizar
speak {v} /spiːk/ (to communicate with one's voice using words)  :: hablar
speak {v} (to be able to communicate in a language)  :: hablar
speak {v} (to communicate a fact or feeling)  :: hablar
speak {v} (to utter)  :: mediar palabra, decir
speaker {n} (loudspeaker)  :: altavoz {m}
speaker {n} (one who makes a speech to an audience)  :: orador {m}, oradora {f}
speaker {n} /ˈspikɚ/ (one who speaks)  :: hablante {m} {f}
speaking {adj} /ˈspiːˌkiŋ/ (eloquent) SEE: eloquent  ::
speak of the devil {phrase} (expression used when a person mentioned in the current conversation happens to arrive)  :: hablando del rey de Roma, por la puerta asoma
speak of the devil and he appears {phrase} (expression used when a person mentioned in the current conversation happens to arrive)  :: hablando del rey de Roma, por la puerta asoma
spear {n} (sharp tool used by fishermen to retrieve fish)  :: arpón {m}
spear {n} /spɪə̯(ɹ)/ (long stick with a sharp tip)  :: lanza {f}
spear carrier {n} (person in a play or movie with a minimal part) SEE: walk-on  ::
spearcaster {n} /ˈspɪəkɑːstə/ (athlete who throws spears) SEE: javelin thrower  ::
spearhead {n} (one who leads or initiates an activity)  :: caudillo {m}
spearhead {n} /ˈspɪɹ.hɛd/ (the pointed head, or end, of a spear)  :: punta {f}, punta de lanza {f}
spearhead {n} (the leading military unit in an attack)  :: punta de lanza {f}
spearhead {v} (to drive or campaign ardently)  :: encabezar, acaudillar
spearmint {n} (Mentha spicata)  :: hierbabuena {f}
spearthrower {n} (atlatl) SEE: atlatl  ::
special {adj} (of particular interest or value; certain; dear; beloved; favored)  :: especial
special {adj} /ˈspɛ.ʃəl/ (distinguished by a unique or unusual quality)  :: especial
special effect {n} (effect that cannot be reasonably achieved by normal means)  :: efectos especiales {m-p}
special interest group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group  ::
specialist {n} (expert)  :: especialista {m} {f}
specialist {n} (physician)  :: especialista {m} {f}
specialization {n} (act or process of specializing)  :: especialización {f}
specially {adv} (in a special manner)  :: especialmente
special relativity {n} (physics theory)  :: relatividad especial {f}
specialty {n} (particularity) SEE: particularity  ::
specialty {n} /ˈspɛʃəlti/ (that in which one specializes)  :: especialidad {f}
speciation {n} (biology)  :: especiación {f}, evolución de las especies
species {n}  :: especie {f}
species {n} (rank in a taxonomic classification)  :: especie
species {n} /ˈspiːʃiːz/ (group of plants or animals having similar appearance)  :: especie
specific {adj} (being a remedy for a particular disease)  :: específico
specific {adj} /spəˈsɪf.ɪk/ (explicit or definite)  :: específico
specifically {adv} (for a specific purpose or reason)  :: específicamente
specification {n} (explicit set of requirements)  :: especificación {f}
specific gravity {n} (ratio of the mass of a substance to that of an equal volume of water)  :: peso específico {m}
specific heat {n}  :: calor específico
specificity {n} /spɛsɪˈfɪsɪti/ (the state of being specific rather than general)  :: especificidad {f}
specificness {n} (specificity) SEE: specificity  ::
specified {adj} (Thoroughly explained)  :: especificado
specify {v} /ˈspɛsɪfaɪ/ (to state explicitly, in detail, or as a condition)  :: especificar
specimen {n} (sample)  :: ejemplar {m}
specimen {n} /ˈspɛsɪmɪn/ (example)  :: espécimen {m}
specious {adj} /ˈspiːʃəs/ (seemingly well-reasoned, but fallacious)  :: especioso
speck {n} /spek/ (tiny spot)  :: mota {f}
spectacle {n} (an embarrassing situation)  :: espectáculo {m}
spectacle {n} (optical instrument) SEE: spectacles  ::
spectacle {n} (something excing or extraordinary)  :: espectáculo {m}
spectacled {adj} (wearing spectacles) SEE: bespectacled  ::
spectacled bear {n} (Tremarctos ornatus)  :: oso de anteojos {m}
spectacles {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: [Latin America] anteojos {m-p}, [Cuba, Puerto Rico] espejuelos {m-p}, [especially Colombia, Dominican Republic, Spain] gafas {f-p}, [Latin America] lentes {m-p}
spectacles {n} (plural of spectacle) SEE: spectacle  ::
spectacular {adj} (amazing or worthy of special attention)  :: espectacular
spectator {n} /ˈspɛkteɪtɚ/ (observer)  :: espectador
specter {n} /ˈspɛktɚ/ (ghostly apparition)  :: espectro {m}
spectrometer {n} (instrument for measuring the absorption of light by chemical substances)  :: espectrómetro
spectrometry {n} (measurement of the wavelength of electromagnetic radiation)  :: espectrometría {f}
spectrum {n} /ˈspɛkt(ʃ)ɹəm/ (range of colors)  :: espectro {m}
speculation {n}  :: especulación {f}
speculator {n} (one who speculates; as in investing)  :: especulador {m}
speculum {n} /ˈspɛkjʊləm/ (medical instrument)  :: espéculo {m}
speech {n} (a dialect or language) SEE: dialect, language  ::
speech {n} (an oration, session of speaking)  :: discurso {m}
speech {n} /ˈspiːtʃ/ (vocal communication)  :: habla {f}
speech balloon {n} (speech balloon) SEE: speech bubble  ::
speech bubble {n} (rounded outline representing speech in a cartoon)  :: bocadillo {m}
speechless {adj} (not speaking; not knowing what to say)  :: mudo, sin palabras
speed {n} (luck, success, prosperity) SEE: luck, success, prosperity  ::
speed {n} (rate of motion)  :: velocidad {f}
speed {n} /spiːd/ (rapidity)  :: rapidez {f}, velocidad {f}
speed bag {n} (air-filled punching bag)  :: pera {f}
speed bump {n} (transverse ridge in the road)  :: reductor de velocidad {m} [especially formal usage], resalto {m} [especially formal usage], badén {m} [Spain], banda sonora {f} [Spain], chapa acostado {m} [Ecuador], durmiente [Nicaragua], giba {f} [Peru], guardia tumbado {m} [Spain], lomada {f} [Argentina, Paraguay], lomo de burro {m} [Argentina, Uruguay], lomo de toro {m} [Chile], muerto {m} [Costa Rica, Puerto Rico], muro {m} [Venezuela], policía acostado {m} [Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Venezuela], policía dormido {m} [Costa Rica], policía muerto {m} [Panama, Puerto Rico], rompemuelles {m} [Bolivia, Peru], tope {m} [Mexico], túmulo {m} [El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras], vibrador {m} [Mexico]
speed chess {n} (form of chess)  :: ajedrez rápido
speed limit {n} (maximum speed permitted)  :: límite de velocidad {m}
speed of light {n} (the speed of electromagnetic radiation in a perfect vacuum)  :: velocidad de la luz {f}
speed of sound {n} (speed at which sound is propagated)  :: velocidad del sonido {f}
speedometer {n} /spɪˈdɑː.mə.t̬ɚ/ (a device that measures, and indicates the current speed of a vehicle)  :: velocímetro {m}
speed skating {n} (The sport of racing around an oval course on ice skates)  :: patinaje de velocidad {m}
speed up {v} (increase speed (intransitive))  :: acelerar, apurarse
speed up {v} (increase speed (transitive))  :: acelerar, apurar
speedy {adj} /ˈspiːdi/ (characterized by rapid or swift motion)  :: rápido, pronto
speleologist {n} (person who studies caves)  :: espeleologista {m}
speleology {n} (recreational activity of exploring caves)  :: espeleísmo {m} [rare]
speleology {n} (scientific study of caves)  :: espeleología {f}
speleothem {n} (mineral deposited in a cave by the action of water)  :: espeleotema {m}
spell {n} (indefinite period of time)  :: rato {m}, período {m}
spell {n} (magical effect of such incantation)  :: encantamiento {m}, hechizo {m}
spell {n} (period of illness, outburst of bad spirits)  :: berrinche {m}, pataleta {f}
spell {n} /spɛl/ (magical incantation)  :: encanto {m}, hechizo {m}, conjuro {m}, brujería {f}
spell {v} (figuratively, to clarify)  :: descifrar
spell {v} (to compose a word)  :: deletrear
spell {v} (to indicate that some future event will occur)  :: anunciar, presagiar
spell {v} (to work in place of someone)  :: reemplazar
spell {v} (to write or say the letters that form a word)  :: deletrear
spellbound {adj} (fascinated by something; entranced as if by a spell)  :: embobado
spell checker {n} (software application)  :: corrector ortográfico {m}
spelling {n} (a specific spelling of a word)  :: grafía {f}
spelling {n}  :: ortografía {f}
spelling {n} /ˈspɛlɪŋ/ (act, practice, ability, or subject of forming words with letters, or of reading the letters of words; orthography)  :: ortografía {f}
spelt {n} /ˈspɛlt/ (a type of wheat, Triticum aestivum spelta)  :: espelta {f}, escanda {f}
spelunk {n} /spiːˈlʌŋk/ (cave, cavern, grotto) SEE: cave  ::
spelunk {v} (to explore caves)  :: hacer espeleología
spelunking {n} (exploring underground caverns)  :: espeleología {f}
spend {v}  :: gastar
spend {v} /spɛnd/ (to pay out)  :: gastar
spend {v} (to consume, to use up (time))  :: pasar
spendthrift {n} (someone who spends money wastefully)  :: gastador {m}, gastadora {f}, pródigo {m}
sperm {n} (semen (fluid))  :: esperma {m-f}
sperm {n} /spɜːɹm/ (cell)  :: espermatozoide {m}
spermatozoid {n} /spɜː(ɹ)ˈmætəˌzəʊ.ɪd/ (male gamete of certain basal plants)  :: espermatozoide {m}
spermatozoon {n} /ˌspɜːmətə(ʊ)ˈzəʊɒn/ (reproductive cell of the male)  :: espermatozoide {m}
sperm bank {n} (vulgar: vagina) SEE: cunt  ::
spermicide {n} (A substance used for killing sperm)  :: espermicida
sperm whale {n} (sperm whale)  :: cachalote {m}
spew {n} (ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate  ::
spew {n} (vomit) SEE: vomit  ::
spew {v} (to vomit)  :: vomitar
sphene {n} (titanite) SEE: titanite  ::
sphenoid {n} (sphenoid bone) SEE: sphenoid bone  ::
sphenoid bone {n} (sphenoid bone)  :: esfenoide {m}
spheral {adj} (spherical) SEE: spherical  ::
sphere {n} (astronomy: apparent outer limit of space) SEE: celestial sphere  ::
sphere {n} (region in which something or someone is active)  :: esfera {f}
sphere {n} /sfɪr/ (mathematics: regular three-dimensional object)  :: esfera {f}
sphere {n} (spherical physical object)  :: esfera {f}, bola {f}
-sphere {suffix} (designating some layer of the Earth)  :: -sfera
sphere of influence {n} (area influenced by something)  :: esfera de influencia {f}
spherical {adj} (of or relating to a sphere or spheres)  :: esférico
spherical {adj} (shaped like a sphere)  :: esférico
sphericon {n} /ˈsfɪɹ.ə.kɑn/ ((geometry) a solid constructed by slicing a bicone)  :: esfericón {m}
spherometer {n} (measuring device)  :: esferómetro {m}
sphincter {n} /ˈsfɪŋktə/ (band of muscle)  :: esfínter {m}
sphincteric {adj} (sphincteral) SEE: sphincteral  ::
sphinx {n} /sfiːŋks]/ (mythology: creature with the head of a person and the body of an animal)  :: esfinge {f}
Sphinx {prop} (Greek mythological creature)  :: Esfinge {f}
Sphinx {prop} (large monument in Egypt)  :: Esfinge {f}
sphygmomanometer {n} (device to measure blood pressure)  :: esfigmomanómetro {m}
spice {n} (any variety of spice)  :: especia {f}, aliño {m}, condimento {m}, aderezo {m}
spice {n} /spaɪs/ (plant matter used to season or flavour food)  :: especia {f}
spice {n} (Yorkshire dialect: sweets, candy) SEE: sweets, candy  ::
spice {v} (to add spice or spices to)  :: aliñar, condimentar, sazonar, aderezar
spicebush {n} (Lindera benzoin)  :: benjoin
spicewood {n} (spicebush) SEE: spicebush  ::
spicy {adj}  :: caliente
spicy {adj} (containing spice)  :: condimentado, aliñado, [having a sharp flavor] picante, sazonado, aromático
spicy {adj} (tangy or pungent)  :: picante
spider {n} /ˈspʌɪɾəɹ/ (arthropod)  :: araña {f}
spider hole {n} (hole in the ground) SEE: foxhole  ::
spider monkey {n} (monkey of the genus Ateles)  :: mono araña {m}
spider wasp {n} (solitary wasp in the Pompilidae family)  :: pompílido {m}
spiderweb {n} (net-like construct of a spider)  :: telaraña {f}, tela de araña {f}
spiderwood {n} (neinei) SEE: neinei  ::
spiffy {adj} /ˈspɪfi/ (dapper, fine or neat)  :: apuesto, pulcro
spigot {n} (faucet) SEE: tap  ::
spigot {n} /spɪɡ.ət/ (the plug of a faucet or cock)  :: llave {f}, [faucet] grifo {m}, [cock] válvula
spike {n} (anything resembling like a nail in shape)  :: pincho {m}, punta {f}
spike {n} (botany: kind of inflorescence)  :: espiga
spike {n} (ear of grain)  :: espiga {f}
spike {n} (sharp peak in a graph)  :: pico {m}
spike {n} /spaɪk/ (very large nail)  :: clavo {m}, pincho {m}
spikenard {n}  :: nardo {m}
spikenard {n} (plant)  :: nardo {m}
spill {v} /spɪl/ (transitive: to drop something so that it spreads out)  :: derramar
spillikins {n} (a game of skill)  :: palitos chinos {m-p}, palillos {m-p}
spill one's guts {v} (vomit) SEE: vomit  ::
spin {n} (brief trip)  :: vuelta {f}
spin {n} (circular motion)  :: vuelta {f}, giro {m}
spin {n} (favourable comment)  :: sesgo positivo {m}
spin {n} (flight condition)  :: barrena
spin {n} (physics: quantum angular momentum)  :: espín {m}
spin {v}  :: girar
spin {v} /spɪn/ (to make yarn)  :: hilar
spin {v} (to present a bias)  :: dorar la píldora, pintar bonito, endulzar
spin {v} (to turn around quickly)  :: girar, rotar
spina bifida {n} (birth defect)  :: espina bífida {f}
spinach {n} /spɪnɪt͡ʃ/ (a particular edible plant, Spinacia oleracea)  :: espinaca
spinal {adj} (related to the spine)  :: espinal, vertebral
spinal column {n} (spinal column) SEE: vertebral column  ::
spinal cord {n} (thick, whitish cord of nerve tissue)  :: médula espinal {f}
spindle {n} /ˈspɪndəl/ (rod in spinning and winding thread)  :: huso
spindly {adj} (of a spindle)  :: ahusado {m}, ahusada {f}
spindly {adj} (slender and of weak appearance)  :: flacucho {m}, flacucha {f}
spin doctor {n} (person hired to improve public image)  :: asesor de imagen {m}
spine {n} (bound edge of a book)  :: lomo {m}
spine {n} (rigid, pointed surface protuberance or needle-like structure on an animal, shell, or plant)  :: espina {f}
spine {n} /spaɪn/ (backbone)  :: espinazo {m}
spine board {n} (rigid carrying surface)  :: tablero {m}, tablero imobilizario {m}
spinel {n} (any of several hard minerals of cubic symmetry that are mixed oxides of magnesium and aluminium)  :: espinela {f}
spine pig {n} (porcupine) SEE: porcupine  ::
spinet {n} /ˈspɪn.ɪt/ (short, compact harpsichord)  :: espineta {f}
spinning top {n} (a toy)  :: peonza {f}, trompo {m}, pirinola {f}
spinning wheel {n} (device for spinning thread with a wheel and a spindle)  :: rueca {f}
spin-off {n} (by-product) SEE: by-product  ::
spin-off {n} (offshoot) SEE: offshoot  ::
spinor {n} /spɪnɔɹ/ (element of Clifford algebra)  :: espinor {m}
spinster {n} /ˈspɪnstɚ/ (unmarried woman)  :: solterona {f}
spiny anteater {n} (common name for echidna) SEE: echidna  ::
spiny dogfish {n} (Squalus acanthias)  :: mielga {f}, galludo {m}, tollo de cacho {m}
spiny lobster {n} (spiny lobster)  :: langosta {f}
spiral {n} (helix)  :: hélice {f}
spiral {n} /ˈspaɪɹəl/ (geometry)  :: espiral {f}
spiral of Archimedes {n} (Archimedean spiral) SEE: Archimedean spiral  ::
spiral staircase {n} (A staircase in the form of a helix)  :: escalera de caracol {f}
spire {n} /spʌɪə/ (tapering architectural structure)  :: chapitel {m}, aguja {f}
spirit {n} (alcohol)  :: alcohol {m}, bebida espirituosa {f}
spirit {n} (enthusiasm)  :: espíritu {m}
spirit {n} /ˈspiɹɪt/ (soul)  :: espíritu {m}, alma {m}
spirit {n} (supernatural being)  :: espíritu {m}
Spiritism {prop} (a philosophical doctrine)  :: espiritismo
spirit level {n} (spirit level)  :: nivel de burbuja {m}
spirit path {n} (spirit way) SEE: spirit way  ::
spirit road {n} (spirit way) SEE: spirit way  ::
spirits {n} /ˈspɪɹɪts/ (strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation)  :: licor
spiritual {adj} /ˈspɪɹɪtʃuəl/ (of or pertaining to the spirit or the soul)  :: espiritual {m} {f}
spiritual {n} (folk song)  :: espiritual {m}
spirituality {n} /ˌspɪ.rə.tʃuˈæ.lə.tɪ/ (concern for what is unseen and intangible)  :: espiritualidad {f}
spiritus asper {n} (Ancient Greek diacritical mark) SEE: rough breathing  ::
spiritus lenis {n} (Ancient Greek diacritical mark) SEE: smooth breathing  ::
spirometer {n} (medical device)  :: espirómetro {m}
spit {n} (saliva)  :: escupida
spit {n} /ˈspɪt/ (a rod on which meat is grilled/broiled)  :: asador {m}
spit {v} (to evacuate saliva from the mouth)  :: escupir
spit {v} (to impale on a spit)  :: espetar
spite {n} /spaɪt/ (ill-will or hatred toward another; a desire to vex or injure)  :: despecho, rencor, malicia
spiteful {adj} (filled with spite)  :: malévolo, rencoroso, venenoso
spitter {n} (baseball sense) SEE: spitball  ::
spitting image {n} /ˈspɪtɪŋ ˈɪmɪdʒ/ (the exact likeness of someone)  :: el vivo retrato {m} {f}
spittle {n} (spit, usually frothy)  :: escupida, escupitajo
spittoon {n} /spɪˈtuːn/ (receptacle for spit)  :: escupidera {f}
splanchnic {adj} (Relating to the viscera or intestines)  :: esplacnico
splash {n} /splæʃ/ (the sound made by an object hitting a liquid)  :: salpicadura
splash {v} (to hit or agitate liquid)  :: chapotear, salpicar
spleen {n} (mood)  :: esplín {m}
spleen {n} /spliːn/ (organ)  :: bazo {m}
splendid {adj} /ˈsplɛndɪd/  :: espléndido
splendor {n}  :: esplendor {m}
splendor {n} /ˈsplɛndə/ (magnificent appearance)  :: esplendor {m}
splenectomy {n} (surgical removal of the spleen)  :: esplenectomía {f}
splenetic {adj} (of or concerning the spleen)  :: esplénico
splenetic {adj} /spləˈnɛtɪk/ (bad-tempered, irritable, peevish, spiteful, habitually angry)  :: irritable
splice {n} /splaɪs/ (electrical and mechanical connection between wires)  :: empalme {m}
splice {v} (genetics)  :: empalmar
splice {v} (to unite by lapping two ends together)  :: emendar
splice {v} (to unite in marriage) SEE: marry  ::
splice {v} (to unite ropes by interweaving the strands)  :: entreverar
spliff {n} /splɪf/ (a marijuana cigarette)  :: porro
splint {n} (immobilizing device)  :: tablilla {f}
splinter {n} /ˈsplɪntɚ/ (fragment of material)  :: (wood) astilla {f}, (bone or metal) esquirla {f}
splinter {v} (to cause to break apart into splinters)  :: astillar
splinter {v} (to come apart into splinters)  :: astillar
split {n} (acrobatic feat)  :: espagat {m}
split {n} (baseball pitch) SEE: split-finger fastball  ::
split {n} (breach, division)  :: escisión {f}
split {n} /splɪt/ (crack, longitudinal fissure)  :: fisura {f}
split {v} (divide along a more or less straight line)  :: partir, dividir, escindir
split {v} (leave)  :: partir
split {v} (separate)  :: partir, separar
split {v} (share out)  :: repartir, dividir
split end {n} (A hair which has split at the end)  :: punta rota {f}
splits {n} (manoeuvre)  :: espagar {m}, spagat {m}
splurge {n} (extravagant indulgence)  :: ostentación
splurge {v} /splɝdʒ/ (to flow or move in rush)  :: chorrear
splurge {v} (to spend lavishly or extravagantly)  :: derrochar
spoil {n} (plunder taken from an enemy or victim)  :: botín {m}
spoil {v} (become sour or rancid, to decay)  :: agriar, descomponerse, echarse a perder
spoil {v} (ruin)  :: dañar, arruinar, echar a perder, estropear
spoil {v} /spɔɪl/ (strip)  :: expoliar, despojar
spoil {v} (to coddle or pamper)  :: malcriar, consentir, [Mexico] chiquear, regalonear
spoiled {adj} (spoilt) SEE: spoilt  ::
spoiler {n}  :: adelanto
spoiler {n} /ˈspɔɪ.lɚ/ (document, review or comment)  :: spoiler {m}, destripe {m}
spoils of war {n} (profits extracted as the result of winning a war)  :: botín de guerra {m}
spoilsport {n} /ˈspɔɪl.spɔɹt/ (someone who puts an end to harmless fun)  :: aguafiestas {f} {m}
spoilt {adj} (of a child)  :: mimado {m}, regalón, consentido, malcriado
spoilt {adj} /spɔɪlt/ (of food: rendered unusable or inedible)  :: estropeado, podrido
spoke {n} /spəʊk/ (part of a wheel)  :: rayo {m}
spokesman {n} (one who speaks as the voice of a group of people)  :: portavoz, vocero {m}
spokesperson {n} (person who acts as the voice of a group of people)  :: portavoz {m} {f}
spoliation {n} (plundering)  :: despojo {m}, expoliación
spondee {n} (word of two syllables)  :: espondeo {m}
spondyle {n} (joint of the backbone) SEE: vertebra  ::
spondylosis {n} (degenerative disease)  :: espondilosis {f}
sponge {n} (piece of porous material used for washing)  :: esponja {f}
sponge {n} (slang: person who takes advantage of the generosity of others)  :: cafiche {m}, gorrón {m}
sponge {n} /spʌndʒ/ (marine invertebrate)  :: esponja {f}
sponge {n} (sponge cake) SEE: sponge cake  ::
sponge {n} (sponge pudding) SEE: sponge pudding  ::
sponge {v} (to take advantage of others)  :: cafichear, gorronear
sponge cake {n} (type of cake)  :: bizcocho {m}
spongecake {n} (cake which has a firm yet well aerated structure) SEE: sponge cake  ::
sponger {n} (one who sponges)  :: cafiche {m}, gorrón {m}
spongy {adj} /ˈspʌndʒi/ (absorbent, squishy, porous)  :: fofo {m}, esponjoso {m}
sponsor {n} (One that pays all or part of the cost of an event)  :: patrocinador {m}
sponsor {n} (person or organisation with responsibility (especially with a religious or financial aspect))  :: patrocinador {m}, patrocinadora {f}
sponsor {v} (to be a sponsor for)  :: patrocinar
spontaneity {n} /ˈspɒn.tǝ.neɪ.ǝ.ti/ (the quality of being spontaneous)  :: espontaneidad {f}
spontaneous {adj}  :: espontáneo
spontaneous {adj} (random) SEE: random  ::
spontaneous {adj} /spɑnˈteɪ.ni.əs/ (self generated; happening without any apparent external cause)  :: espontáneo
spontaneous generation {n} (abiogenesis)  :: generación espontánea {f}
spontaneously {adv} /spɑnˈteɪ.ni.əs.li/ (in a spontaneous manner)  :: espontáneamente
spoof {n} /spuːf/ (light parody)  :: parodia {f}
spook {v} /spuːk/ (To scare or frighten)  :: sobresaltar, asustar, espantar, aterrorizar
spook {v} (To startle or frighten an animal)  :: sobresaltar, asustar, espantar, aterrorizar
spool {n} (spindle)  :: carrete {m}
spoon {n} (measure that will fit into a spoon) SEE: spoonful  ::
spoon {n} /spuːn/ (scooped utensil for eating (or serving))  :: cuchara {f}
spoon {v} (sailing terminology)  :: cuchara
spoon {v} (to flirt)  :: besuquearse
spoon {v} (to serve using a spoon)  :: echar con una cuchara, servir con una cuchara, cucharear
spoonbill {n} (bird)  :: espátula {f}
spoonbill {n} (paddlefish) SEE: paddlefish  ::
spoon-feed {v} /ˈspunˌfid/ (to help somebody to eat using a spoon)  :: dar de comer con cuchara
spoon-feed {v} (to deliver information in as basic a manner as possible)  :: masticar
spoonful {n} (amount a spoon will hold)  :: cucharada {f}
spoon lure {n} (oblong, concave lure)  :: cucharilla {f}
sporadic {adj} /spəˈræɾɪk/ (rare and scattered in occurrence)  :: esporádico
sporange {n} /spəˈɹændʒ/ (sporangium) SEE: sporangium  ::
sporangium {n} (a case, capsule, or container in which spores are produced)  :: esporangio {m}
spore {n} /spɔɹ/ (reproductive particle)  :: espora {f}
sporophyte {n} (plant which produces spores by meiosis in order to produce gametophytes)  :: esporófito {m}
sport {n} (abnormal plant or animal)  :: espécimen raro {m}
sport {n} (amorous dalliance)  :: aventura {f}
sport {n} (person who exhibits either good or bad sportsmanship)  :: deportista {m} {f}
sport {n} /spɔɹt/ (any athletic activity that uses physical skills)  :: deporte {m}
sport {n} (toy)  :: juguete {m}, burla {f}
sport {v} (display, have as feature)  :: mostrar, llevar
sport {v} (mock or tease)  :: jugar, burlarse
sport acrobatics {n} (acrobatic gymnastics) SEE: acrobatic gymnastics  ::
sports car {n} (automobile designed for high speed)  :: automóvil deportivo {m}, coche deportivo {m}
sportsman {n} (male athlete)  :: deportista {m}
sportsmanship {n}  :: deportividad
sportswoman {n} (woman who engages in sports)  :: deportista {m} {f}
sportswriter {n} (journalist who specializes in sports) SEE: sports writer  ::
spot {n} (a round or irregular patch of a different color)  :: mancha {f}
spot {n} (location or area)  :: zona
spot {n}  :: paraje {m}
spot {n} (small amount)  :: poquito {m} / poquita {f}
spot {n} /spɑt/ (pimple, pustule)  :: grano {m}
spot {v} (see, pick out, notice or identify)  :: divisar, detectar, localizar, ubicar, avistar
spot-backed antshrike {n} (bird)  :: batará goteado
spotlight {n} (a bright lamp, especially one used to illuminate the center of attention on a stage)  :: reflector {m}
spotted {adj} (characterized by spots)  :: moteado {m}
spotted {adj} /ˈspɑɾɪ̈d/ (discoloured by spots; stained)  :: moteado {m}, manchado {m}
spotted dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
spotted dragonet {n} (Callionymus maculatus)  :: dragoncillo moteado
spot-winged antshrike {n} (Pygiptila stellaris, Thamnophilus stellaris)  :: batará estrellado
spouse {n} /spaʊs/ (husband or wife)  :: cónyuge {m} {f}, esposo {m}, esposa {f}, consorte {m} {f}
spouse {v} (to get married to) SEE: espouse  ::
spout {n} (a stream of liquid)  :: chorro {m}
spout {n} /spaʊt/ (a tube through which liquid is poured or discharged)  :: pico {m} [vessel]
spout {n} (the mixture of air and water thrown up from the blowhole of a whale)  :: chorro {m}
spout {v} (to gush forth in a stream)  :: chorrear
sprain {n} /spɹeɪn/ (act or result of spraining)  :: torcedura {f}
sprain {v} (to weaken a joint, ligament, or muscle)  :: torcer
sprat {n} /spɹæt/ (any of various small marine fish in the genus Sprattus.)  :: espadín {m}
Spratly Islands {prop} (islands)  :: islas Spratly {f-p}
sprawl {n} (haphazard growth)  :: desparramo {m}
sprawl {v} /spɹɔl/ (to sit with limbs spread out)  :: despatarrar
spray {n} (small branch of flowers or berries)  :: ramito {m}
spray {n} /spɹeɪ/ (fine, gentle, disperse mist of liquid)  :: spray {m}, aerosol {m}, difusión {f}
spray {v} (to project a liquid in a disperse manner)  :: atomizar, difundir, pulverizar
spray can {n} (pressurized canister) SEE: aerosol can  ::
spray gun {n} (paint sprayer)  :: soplete {m}
sprayhood {n} (companionway cover) SEE: dodger  ::
spread {n} (arbitrage transaction) SEE: arbitrage  ::
spread {v}  :: extender, desplegar
spread {v} /spɹɛd/ (to stretch out, expand)  :: extender
spread {v} (to disperse, scatter)  :: dispersar
spread {v} (to smear, distribute in a thin layer)  :: esparcir
spread {v} ((transitive) to disseminate, make known or present)  :: diseminar, difundir, divulgar, esparcir
spread like wildfire {v} (spread like wildfire)  :: correr como la pólvora
sprig {n} (small shoot or twig)  :: ramita {f}
sprightly {adj} (full of life and vigor)  :: vigoroso
spring {n} (device made of flexible material)  :: resorte {m}, muelle {m}
spring {n} (erection of the penis) SEE: erection  ::
spring {n} (first season)  :: primavera {f}
spring {n} (nautical: rope to prevent surging)  :: esprín {m}
spring {n} (source of an action or a supply)  :: origen {m}
spring {n} (water source)  :: fuente {f}, manantial {m}
spring {v} /spɹiːŋ/ (to jump or leap)  :: saltar
springboard {n} (figuratively: anything that launches or provides impulse)  :: trampolín {m}
springboard {n} (flexible diving board)  :: trampolín {m}
springboard {n} (platform on springs used in gymnastics)  :: trampolín {m}
spring equinox {n} (vernal equinox) SEE: vernal equinox  ::
springer {n} (springbok) SEE: springbok  ::
springer {n} (springer spaniel) SEE: springer spaniel  ::
springer {n} (springing cow) SEE: springing cow  ::
springer {n} (spring salmon) SEE: spring salmon  ::
spring onion {n} (Allium fistulosum)  :: cebolleta {f}
spring onion {n}  :: cebolleta {f}, cebollino {m}
spring roll {n} (egg roll) SEE: egg roll  ::
spring to life {v} (start to exist)  :: nacer
springwater {n} (water originating from a spring)  :: agua de manantial {f}, agua manantial {f}
sprinkle {v}  :: rociar, salpicar, espolvorear
sprinkler {n} /ˈspɹiŋklɚ/ (irrigation device)  :: aspersor {m}
sprint {v} (To run etc at top speed for a short period)  :: esprintar
sprite {n}  :: duendecillo {m}
sprite {n} /spraɪt/ (the green woodpecker, or yaffle) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
sprout {n} (Brussels sprout) SEE: Brussels sprout  ::
sprout {n} (new growth on a plant)  :: brote {m}, retoño {m}
sprout {v}  :: brotar
sprout {v} (to cause to grow from a seed)  :: brotar
sprout {v} (to grow, to germinate)  :: germinar
spruce {n} (tree from the genus Picea)  :: pícea {f}
spunk {n} (British slang, male ejaculate; semen)  :: leche {f}, [Spain] lefa {f}
spunk {n} /spʌŋk/ (courage; spirit; mettle; determination)  :: agallas {f-p}
spur {n} (An appendage or spike pointing rearward, near the foot, for instance that of a rooster)  :: espolón {m}
spur {n} (Any protruding part connected at one end)  :: conexión {f}, extensión {f}, prolongación {f}
spur {n} (Anything that inspires or motivates, as a spur does to a horse)  :: espuela {f}, acicate {m}; incentivo {m}
spur {n} (Roots)  :: alcurnia {f}
spur {n} /spɝ/ (A rigid implement, often roughly y-shaped, that is fixed to one's heel for purpose of prodding a horse)  :: espuela {f}
spur {v} (to prod)  :: espolear, espolonear, acicatear
spur {v} (to put spurs on)  :: poner (las) espuelas
spur {v} (to urge or encourage to action, or to a more vigorous pursuit of an object; to incite; to stimulate; to instigate; to impel; to drive)  :: espolear, incentivar, estimular, incitar, motivar, animar
spurdog {n} (spiny dogfish) SEE: spiny dogfish  ::
spurge {n} /spɝdʒ/ (any plant of the genus Euphorbia)  :: euforbio {m}
spurious {adj} /ˈspjʊ.ɹi.əs/ (false)  :: espurio, falso, mentira
spurn {v} /spɚn/ (to reject disdainfully)  :: desdeñar
spur on {v} (spur) SEE: spur  ::
sputnik {n} /ˈspʊtnɪk/ (a Soviet robotic space satellite)  :: sputnik {m}
sputum {n} (matter coughed up and expectorated from the mouth)  :: esputo {m}
spy {n} /spaɪ/ (person who secretly watches)  :: espía {m}, chivato {m}
spy {v} (to act as a spy)  :: espiar
spyglass {n} (binoculars) SEE: binoculars  ::
spyglass {n} (portable telescope)  :: catalejo
spying {n} (espionage) SEE: espionage  ::
spyware {n} (program)  :: programa espía {m}
Spy Wednesday {n} (Holy Wednesday) SEE: Holy Wednesday  ::
squab {n} /ˈskwɑb/ (baby pigeon)  :: pichón {m}, palomino {m}
squabble {n} /ˈskwɑːbl/ (minor fight or argument)  :: disputilla {f}
squabble {v} (participate in a minor fight or argument)  :: repiquetear, discutir
squad {n} /ˈskwɑːd/ (people organized)  :: escuadra {f}, cuadrilla {f}, escuadrón {m}
squad {n} (sports team)  :: escuadra {f}, conjunto {m}, cuadro {m}
squad {n} (unit of tactical military personnel or police officers)  :: escuadrón {m}
squadron {n} (air force: tactical unit of at least two flights)  :: cuadrilla {f}
squadron {n}  :: escuadrón {m}
squadron {n} (navy: detachment of vessels)  :: escuadra {f}
squadron {n} /ˈskwɒd.ɹən/ (army: body of cavalry)  :: escuadrón {m}
squall {n} (squall line, multicell line or part of a squall line) SEE: squall line  ::
squall line {n} (line of thunderstorms)  :: frente de mal tiempo {m}
squalor {n} /ˈskwɑlɚ/ (squalidness)  :: miseria
squamous {adj} /ˈskweɪ.moʊs/ (scaly)  :: escamoso
squander {v} /ˈskwɑn.dɚ/ (to waste)  :: malbaratar, despilfarrar, derrochar, farrear
square {adj} (fair) SEE: fair  ::
square {adj} (forming a right angle)  :: perpendicular
square {adj} (shaped like a square)  :: cuadrado
square {adj} (socially conventional)  :: anticuado, cuadrado
square {adj} (used in the names of units)  :: cuadrado
square {n} (act quarrelling) SEE: quarrel  ::
square {n} (astrology) SEE: quadrate  ::
square {n} (cell in a grid)  :: casilla {f}
square {n} (mortarboard) SEE: mortarboard  ::
square {n} (open space in a town)  :: plaza {f}
square {n}  :: pie cuadrado {m} (100 sq.ft)
square {n} (second power)  :: cuadrado {m}
square {n} /skwɛɚ/ (type of polygon)  :: cuadro {m}, cuadrado {m}
square {n} (slang: socially conventional person)  :: cuadriculado {m}, anticuado {m}, carca {m}, carroza {m}, cabeza cuadrada {m} {f}, soso {m}, [Venezuela] zanahorio {m}
square {n} (square meal) SEE: square meal  ::
square {n} (the # symbol on a telephone)  :: almohadilla {f}
square {n} (tool)  :: escuadra {f}, cartabón {m} [45º]
square {v} (math: to multiply by itself)  :: elevar al cuadrado
square {v} (to adjust so as to align with or place at a right angle)  :: alinear
square {v} (to resolve, see also: resolve)  :: resolver, cuadrar
square {v} (to take opposing sides) SEE: quarrel  ::
square bracket {n} (symbol [ or ])  :: corchete {m}
square centimeter {n} (unit of area)  :: centímetro cuadrado, [symbol] cm2
squared {adj} (raised to the second power)  :: al cuadrado
square kilometer {n} (square kilometre) SEE: square kilometre  ::
square kilometre {n} (standard unit of area)  :: kilómetro cuadrado {m}
squarely {adv} (Firmly and solidly)  :: sólidamente
squarely {adv} /ˈskwɛɹ.li/ (In the shape of a square; at right angles)  :: cuadradamente
square matrix {n} (matrix having the same number of rows as columns)  :: matriz cuadrada {f}
square metre {n} (standard unit of area)  :: metro cuadrado {m}
square root {n} (number)  :: raíz cuadrada {f}
squaroid {n} (square-like shape)  :: cuadroide {m}
squash {n} (plant and its fruit of the genus Cucurbita)  :: zapallo {m}
squash {n} /skwɔʃ/ (The sport)  :: squash {m}
squash {n} (soft drink) SEE: cordial  ::
squash {v} (to beat or press into pulp or flat mass)  :: aplastamiento {m}, aplastar
squash {v} (to compress)  :: aplastamiento {m}, aplastar
squat {adj} /skwɑt/ (relatively short or low and thick or broad)  :: rechoncho [of a person]
squat {n} (building occupied without permission)  :: edificio ocupado, okupa
squat {n} (position assumed by bending deeply at the knees while resting on one's feet)  :: cuclillas {f-p}
squat {n} (weightlifting: exercise)  :: cuclilla {f}, sentadilla {f}
squat {v} (to bend at the knees)  :: agacharse, acuclillarse, acurrucarse
squat {v} (to occupy without permission)  :: ocupar, okupar
squat cage {n} (power rack) SEE: power rack  ::