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l {letter} :: The 12th letter of the Spanish alphabet
L {letter} :: The 12th letter of the Spanish alphabet
la {art} :: the
la {pron} :: Accusative of ella, ello (when the antecedent's implied gender is feminine), and usted (when referring to a woman); her, it, you (formal)
la {pron} :: Impersonal neuter pronoun (accusative) in certain colloquial phrases: 'it', 'this'
la {m} [music] :: la (sixth note of the scale)
la {m} [music] :: A (the musical note or key)
lúa {f} [nautical] :: lee
Lía {prop} {f} :: Leah [in modern versions of the Bible]
Lía {prop} {f} :: given name
lab {m} :: lab (laboratory)
Labastida {prop} :: surname
la belleza está en los ojos de quien ve {proverb} :: beauty is in the eye of the beholder (individuals have different inclinations on what is beautiful)
labelo {m} [botany] :: labellum
laberintitis {f} :: labyrinthitis
laberinto {m} :: labyrinth (maze)
laberíntico {adj} :: labyrinthine
labial {adj} :: labial
labialización {f} :: labialization
labilidad {f} :: lability
labio {m} :: lip
labiodental {adj} :: labiodental
labiodental {f} :: labiodental consonant
Labán {prop} :: Laban (Biblical character)
labor {f} :: job
labor {f} :: work
labor {f} :: labor
laborable {adj} :: working
laborable {adj} :: plowable
laboral {adj} :: Of or pertaining to labor
laboralidad {f} :: working patterns, labour market
laboralista {mf} :: labour lawyer, employment lawyer
laboralmente {adv} :: occupationally
laborar {v} :: to labor, to work
laboratorial {adj} [attributive] :: lab, laboratory
laboratorio {m} :: laboratory
laboreo {m} :: working, tilling (of the soil, etc.)
laboriosamente {adv} :: laboriously
laboriosidad {f} :: industriousness, laboriousness
laborioso {adj} :: laborious, toilsome
laborismo {m} :: labour movement
laborista {adj} [politics] :: Labour (of the Labour government)
laborista {mf} [politics] :: Labour Party member or supporter
labra {f} :: working
labrada {f} :: A field that has been worked in preparation for planting
labrador {m} :: farmer, husbandman
labrador {m} [rare] :: worker, laborer
Labrador {prop} {m} :: Labrador (mainland portion of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador)
labradora {f} :: feminine noun of labrador
labradorita {f} [mineral] :: labradorite
labranza {f} :: farm
labranza {f} :: farmland
labranza {f} :: farming (business of cultivating land)
labrar {v} :: to carve, to craft
labrar {v} :: to plough
labriega {f} :: farmhand
labriego {m} :: farmhand
laburante {mf} :: worker
laburar {v} [Argentina, Uruguay] :: to work
laburo {m} [colloquial, Argentina, Uruguay] :: work
laburo {m} [colloquial, Argentina, Uruguay] :: hard or tiring task
laca {f} :: lacquer, hair spray
la cabeza blanca y el seso por venir {proverb} :: there's no fool like an old fool
lacandón {adj} :: Lacandon
lacandón {m} :: Lacandon
lacandona {f} :: feminine noun of lacandón
lacaniano {adj} :: Lacanian
lacanofobia {f} :: lachanophobia
lacar {v} :: to lacquer
lacayo {m} :: lackey
lacear {v} :: to lasso, to snare
lacear {v} :: to trap
lacedemonia {f} :: feminine noun of lacedemonio
lacedemonio {adj} :: Lacedaemonian
lacedemonio {m} :: Lacedaemonian
laceración {f} :: laceration
lacerante {adj} :: excruciating, piercing
lacerar {v} :: to cut, to lacerate
Lacerta {prop} [constellation] :: Lacerta
lacertoso {adj} :: muscular
lacha {f} [Chile, Peru, pejorative] :: female lover
lacha {f} [Spain] :: shame
lacho {m} [Chile, Peru, colloquial] :: womanizer
lacho {m} [Chile, Peru, pejorative] :: lover
lacio {adj} :: limp, flaccid, flabby
lacio {adj} :: limp (lacking stiffness)
lacio {adj} :: languid
lacio {adj} :: straight (of hair)
Lacio {prop} {m} :: Latium
lacito {m} :: bow tie
lacón {m} :: pork shoulder
lacónicamente {adv} :: laconically, tersely
lacónico {adj} :: laconic, brief, concise
lacolito {m} [geology] :: laccolith
la concha de la lora {phrase} [Argentina, vulgar] :: fucking shit; holy fuck (expression of extreme anger, frustration, disappointment etc.)
laconismo {m} :: laconism
La Coruña {prop} {f} :: La Coruña (province)
La Coruña {prop} {f} :: La Coruña (city)
lacra {f} :: fault, defect
lacra {f} :: bane; blot
lacrar {v} :: to seal
lacre {m} :: sealing wax
lacrimación {f} :: lacrimation
lacrimal {adj} :: lachrymal (relating to tears)
lacrimar {v} :: to weep
lacrimógeno {adj} :: tear (attributive); tear-inducing
lacrimógeno {adj} :: tearful, causing tears; sad, emotional
lacrimógeno {adj} :: lachrymatory
lacrimoso {adj} :: lachrymose; of or relating to tears or weeping
lacrosse {m} [sports] :: lacrosse
lactancia {f} :: breastfeeding
lactancia {f} :: breastfeeding period
lactante {m} :: a baby, usually from one to twelve months old
lactar {v} :: to breast-feed
lactasa {f} [enzyme] :: lactase
lactato {m} :: lactate
lactescente {adj} :: lactescent, milky
lactómetro {m} :: lactometer
lactoalbúmina {f} [protein] :: lactalbumin
lactobacilo {m} :: Lactobacillus
lactodensímetro {m} :: lactometer
lactona {f} [organic compound] :: lactone
lactosa {f} [carbohydrate] :: lactose
lactosuero {m} :: whey
lacunar {adj} :: lacunar
la curiosidad mató al gato {proverb} :: curiosity killed the cat
lacustre {adj} :: Of or relating to a lake; lacustrine
laúd {m} :: lute
ladear {v} :: to tilt
ladear {v} :: to tip
ladear {v} :: to bend
ladear {v} :: to lean
ladear {vr} :: to lean
ladearse {v} :: reflexive of ladear
la de gajos {f} [idiom, soccer] :: a soccer ball/a football
la de la vergüenza {f} [idiom] :: The final piece of food left on a plate
ladera {f} :: slope
ladero {adj} :: lateral
ladilla {f} :: crab louse
ladinamente {adv} :: craftily
Ladiniano {prop} {m} [geology, paleontology] :: Ladinian (subdivision of the Triassic period)
Ladiniense {prop} {m} [geology, paleontology] :: Ladinian (subdivision of the Triassic period)
ladino {adj} :: astute, crafty, acute
ladino {adj} [Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama] :: mestizo
ladino {m} :: a mestizo person
ladino {prop} {m} :: the Ladin language of Italy
ladino {prop} {m} :: Ladino; the Judeo-Spanish language
Ladislao {prop} {m} :: given name, cognate to English Ladislaus
ladito {m} :: diminutive of lado
lado {m} :: side
lado {m} :: face
ladrador {adj} :: barking, barky (prone to bark)
ladrar {v} [of dogs] :: to bark
ladrido {m} :: bark, yelp, yap, yip (short, loud, explosive utterance)
ladrillazo {m} :: blow with a brick
ladrillera {f} :: brickworks
ladrillo {m} :: brick
ladrón {adj} :: having the qualities of a thief
ladrón {m} :: thief; robber; crook
ladrona {f} :: female thief, robber
ladronzuelo {m} :: small-time thief
la duda ofende {phrase} :: How could you think such a thing?
laelia {f} :: laelia
Laertes {prop} {m} [Greek mythology] :: Laertes (the father of Odysseus)
La Española {prop} {f} :: Hispaniola
la esperanza es la última que muere {proverb} :: One should never lose hope; hope springs eternal
laforina {f} [enzyme] :: laforin
lagaña {f} :: sleep (rheum found in the corner of the eye after sleeping)
lagar {m} :: a vat in which olives and grapes are pressed
la garantía soy yo {phrase} :: take my word for it
lagarta {f} :: gypsy moth
lagarta {f} [slang, vulgar, offensive] :: bitch
lagartear {v} :: to bask
lagartear {v} :: to hunt lizards
lagartija {f} :: (small) lizard
lagartija {f} :: (exercise) push-up, press-up [mostly UK]
lagarto {m} :: lizard
lagerpétido {m} :: lagerpetid
lago {m} :: lake
Lago {prop} :: surname
La Gomera {prop} {f} :: La Gomera (island)
lagomorfo {adj} :: lagomorph, lagomorphic
lagomorfo {m} :: lagomorph
lago Ness {prop} {m} :: lago Ness (lake)
lagosta {f} [obsolete] :: locust, lobster
Lago Superior {prop} {m} :: Lake Superior
la gota que colmó el vaso {f} [idiomatic] :: the straw that broke the camel's back
lagrangiano {adj} :: Lagrangian
lagrangiano {m} :: Lagrangian
lagrimal {adj} :: lachrymal (relating to tears)
lagrimal {adj} :: lacrimal (relating to tear-secreting organs)
lagrimal {adj} [by extension] :: causing tears
lagrimar {v} :: to cry
lagrimear {v} :: to water up; to cry easily
lagrimeo {m} :: watering up, tearing up
lagrimilla {f} :: diminutive of lagrima
lagrimón {m} :: augmentative of lágrima; large tear, teardrop
laguito {m} :: diminutive of lago
laguna {f} :: lagoon
laguna {f} :: gap, hole
lagunar {adj} :: lacunary
lagunero {adj} :: from San Cristóbal de La Laguna
lagunero {m} :: Someone from San Cristóbal de La Laguna
lagunilla {f} :: diminutive of laguna; small lake
lahar {m} :: lahar
La Haya {prop} {f} :: The Hague (Dutch city)
laho {interj} [backslang, slang, vesre] :: hello, hi
laicado {m} :: laity
laical {adj} :: lay, laical (of or pertaining to the laity)
laicidad {f} :: laicity
laicismo {m} :: laicism
laicista {adj} :: lay
laicizar {v} :: to laicize, to secularize
laico {adj} :: lay, secular
laico {m} :: layman
laika {m} :: Laika (dog breed)
laja {f} :: slab
lakota {mf} :: Lakota
laksa {f} :: laksa
La Laguna {prop} {f} :: La Laguna (city)
la leche {phrase} [Spain, idiomatic] :: wow
Lali {prop} {f} :: given name
Lalo {prop} {m} :: given name
Lalo {prop} {m} :: given name
Lalo {prop} {m} :: given name (perhaps the most common use)
Lalo {prop} {m} :: given name
Lalo {prop} {m} :: given name
lama {f} :: slime, mud
lama {f} :: fine sand
lama {f} [Chile, Colombia, Costa Rico, Mexico] :: moss
lama {m} [Buddhism] :: lama (master of Tibetan Buddhism)
la madre putria {f} [Latin America, euphemistic, pejorative, vulgar] :: The prostituted motherland. Used in a pejorative reference to Spain<ref>
la madre que te parió {interj} [pejorative] :: son of a bitch, holy fuck (literally, "the mother who bore you"; an insult said out of anger)
lamanita {mf} :: Lamanite
la mar {adv} [idiom, colloquial] :: very
la mar {adv} [idiom, colloquial] :: a lot
lamarckismo {m} :: Lamarckism
lambada {f} :: lambada
lambda {f} :: lambda; the Greek letter Λ, λ
lambdoideo {adj} :: lambdoid
lambel {m} [heraldiccharge] :: label
lamber {v} :: to lick
lambrusco {m} :: Lambrusco
lambucia {f} :: feminine noun of lambucio
lambucio {m} [Venezuela, pejorative] :: moocher
La Meca {prop} {f} :: Mecca (city in Saudi Arabia)
lameculismo {m} :: arselicking; brownnosing
lameculos {mf} :: toady, sycophant, brown noser, asslicker, asskisser
lamedura {f} :: lick
lamelipodio {m} :: lamellipodium
lamentable {adj} :: lamentable, regrettable
lamentablemente {adv} :: unfortunately, sadly
lamentación {f} :: lamentation
Lamentaciones {prop} {fp} [bible] :: Lamentations (the book of the Bible)
lamentar {v} :: to lament
lamento {m} :: wail
lamer {v} :: to lick
lamera {f} :: feminine noun of lamero
lamer el culo {v} [idiomatic] :: to brownnose; to kiss ass
lamero {m} [La Gomera] :: a water harvesting system
lamero {m} [mining] :: person in charge of placing the dinamite.
lamero {adj} [slang] :: related to lamers
lamero {m} [slang] :: lamer
lametazo {m} :: touch
laminación {f} :: lamination
laminador {m} :: laminator (machine that laminates)
laminador {m} :: rolling mill (machine that rolls metal)
laminar {adj} :: laminar
laminar {v} :: to laminate
laminario {m} :: poster
laminilla {f} [mycology] :: lamella
laminina {f} [protein] :: laminin
lampa {f} [Chile, Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia] :: hoe
lamparilla {f} :: diminutive of lámpara: small lamp
lamparita {f} :: diminutive of lámpara
lamparosa {f} [Central America] :: grubby bugger
lampazo {f} :: burdock
lampazo {f} [Argentina] :: mop
lampiño {adj} :: hairless bodied
lampiño {adj} :: beardless
lampiño {adj} :: having less or smaller body hair than other similar
lamprea {f} :: lamprey (a fish)
lampreado {m} :: A type of patty made with cassava
lampás {m} :: lampas
lana {f} :: wool
lana {f} [colloquial] :: cash, money
lana de vidrio {f} :: glass wool
lanar {adj} :: wool-bearing
lance {m} :: launch (act of launching)
lance {m} :: throw
lance {m} :: cast (fishing)
lancear {v} :: to spear
lanceolado {adj} [botany] :: lanceolate; lanceolated
lanceolato {adj} :: lanceolate
lancero {m} :: lancer
lanceta {f} :: lancet
lancha {f} :: boat
lancha {f} :: launch (boat)
lanchera {f} :: motorboat owner or driver
lanchero {m} :: motorboat owner or driver
landó {m} :: landau
landa {f} :: plain (a sandy plain)
Landerico {prop} {m} :: Landry
landgrave {m} :: landgrave
landgravina {f} :: A female landgrave
landgravina {f} :: landgravine; the wife of a landgrave
-landia {suffix} :: -land, land of
Landrigo {prop} :: surname
Landron {prop} :: surname meaning long
lanera {f} :: feminine noun of lanero
lanero {m} :: wool dealer
lanero {m} :: wool store (place where wool is stored)
lanero {adj} :: wool; woollen
Langhiense {prop} {m} [geology, paleontology] :: Langhian (subdivision of the Miocene epoch)
langosta {f} :: locust
langosta {f} :: lobster
langostera {f} :: feminine noun of langostero
langostero {adj} :: lobster-fishing
langostero {m} :: lobsterer
langostino {m} :: prawn
languidecer {v} :: to languish, pine away
languideciente {m} :: languishing, dying out
languidez {f} :: languor
languor {m} [rare] :: languor
langur {m} :: langur
lanilla {f} :: diminutive of lana
la noche es capa de pecadores {proverb} :: the night is a cloak for sinners.
lanolina {f} :: lanolin
lanoso {adj} :: woolly
lansquenete {m} :: lansquenet
lantano {m} :: lanthanum
lanteja {f} :: obsolete spelling of lenteja
lantánido {m} [chemistry] :: lanthanide
lanudo {adj} :: woolly
lanudo {adj} :: longhaired, shaggy-haired
lanugo {m} :: lanugo
Lanuza {prop} :: surname
lanza {f} :: lance, spear, glaive
lanza {m} :: clipping of lanzaperfume
lanzable {adj} :: launchable
lanzacohetes {m} :: bazooka, rocket-propelled grenade
lanzada {f} :: lance thrust
lanzadera {f} :: shuttle
lanzadera {f} :: launchpad
lanzadera {f} :: launcher
lanzadera {f} :: looper (in sewing)
lanzadestellos {m} :: flashing light (on a car)
lanzado {adj} :: fearless, reckless
lanzado {adj} :: very fast
lanzado {adj} :: forward
lanzador {m} :: pitcher, in baseball
lanzadora {f} :: (female) pitcher, in baseball
lanzafuegos {m} :: flamethrower
lanzagranadas {m} :: grenade launcher
lanzallamas {m} :: flamethrower
lanzamiento {m} :: launch (act of lauching)
lanzamiento {m} :: release
lanzamiento de peso {m} [athletics] :: shot put
lanzamisiles {m} :: rocket launcher
lanzaperfume {m} :: an aromatic spray often taken as a recreational drug, popular in Brazil
lanzar {v} :: to throw
lanzar {v} :: to launch
lanzar {v} :: to pitch, in baseball
lanzaroteña {f} :: feminine noun of lanzaroteño
lanzaroteño {adj} :: Of or from Lanzarote
lanzaroteño {m} :: Someone from Lanzarote
lanzatorpedos {adj} :: only in tubo lanzatorpedos
lanzatorpedos {adj} :: only in barco lanzatorpedos
lanzatorpedos {m} :: torpedo boat
lanzón {m} :: lancetfish
lanzuela {f} :: diminutive of lanza
lao {adj} :: Lao (language)
lao {adj} :: Lao (person)
lao {adj} :: Lao (of or relating to Laos)
lao {mf} :: Lao (person)
lao {prop} {m} :: Lao (language)
lao {prop} {m} :: Lao (ethnic group)
Laocio {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Lao-Tsé
Laocoonte {prop} {m} [Greek mythology] :: Laocoön (the Trojan and the Argonaut)
Laos {prop} :: Laos
laosiano {adj} :: Laotian, Lao
laosiano {m} :: Laotian, Lao (person)
Lao-Tsé {prop} {m} :: Laozi (influential Chinese philosopher and founder of Taoism)
Laozi {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Lao-Tsé
lapa {f} :: limpet
lapa {f} [figurative] :: limpet, person who sticks to another
lapacho {m} :: lapacho
la paciencia es una virtud {proverb} :: patience is a virtue
laparoscopía {f} :: alternative form of laparoscopia
laparoscopia {f} [surgery] :: laparoscopy
laparoscopio {m} [surgery] :: laparoscope
laparoscópico {adj} :: laparoscopic (relating to laparoscopy)
laparotomía {f} [surgery] :: laparotomy
La Paz {prop} {f} :: La Paz (capital of Bolivia)
La Paz {prop} {f} :: La Paz (capital of Baja California Sur)
lapicera {f} :: pen
lapicero {m} :: pencil box
lapicero {m} :: pencil
lapicero {m} [Costa Rica, Honduras, Guatemala] :: pen
lapicero {m} [Mexico] :: mechanical pencil
lapidación {f} :: lapidation, stoning
lapidar {v} :: to stone (to throw stones at)
lapidario {adj} :: lapidary
lapidario {m} :: lapidary
lapislázuli {m} :: lapis lazuli (blue stone)
lapizar {v} :: to pencil; to write or draw with a pencil
laplaciano {m} [mathematics] :: Laplacian (operator)
laplaciano {adj} :: Laplacian (of, or relating to Laplace)
la pluma es más poderosa que la espada {proverb} :: the pen is mightier than the sword
lapón {adj} :: Laplander
lapón {m} :: Laplander
Laponia {prop} {f} :: Lapland (region in Scandinavia)
Laporte {prop} :: surname
lapso {m} :: A lapse
lapsus {m} :: lapsus
lapsus linguae {m} :: A lapsus linguae; an inadvertent remark, a slip of the tongue
laptop {mf} :: laptop
laquear {v} :: to lacquer
lar {m} :: hearth
Lara {prop} {mf} :: surname
La raza {prop} :: (literally, "The race") A term which many Mexicans commonly use to denote mestizo ancestry
Lardizabal {prop} {m} :: surname
lareña {f} :: feminine noun of lareño
la reconcha de la lora {phrase} [Argentina, vulgar] :: alternative form of la concha de la lora
larense {adj} :: Of or from the state of Lara, Venezuela
larense {mf} :: Someone from the state of Lara, Venezuela
lareño {adj} :: Of or from Lares
lareño {m} :: Someone from Lares
largamente {adv} :: widely
largar {v} :: to chase away
largar {v} :: to let go
largar {v} :: to release
largar {vr} :: to go away (leave) blow
largo {adj} :: long
largo {m} :: length
largo {interj} :: get away!
largo {interj} :: get out!
largometraje {m} :: feature film (full-length film)
largoplacista {adj} :: long-term
largo y tendido {adv} [idiom] :: long and hard
larguero {m} [architecture] :: crossbeam
larguero {m} [architecture] :: jamb
larguero {m} :: bolster (in bed)
larguero {m} [sport] :: crossbar
largueza {f} :: largess
larguirucho {adj} [colloquial, pejorative] :: lanky
larguirucho {m} [colloquial, pejorative] :: beanpole (tall and thin person)
largura {f} :: length
larguísimo {adj} :: superlative of largo
larguísimo {adj} [figuratively] :: endless, interminable
laricio {m} :: black pine; Austrian pine, Pinus nigra
laringal {adj} :: laryngeal
laringe {f} :: larynx
laringitis {f} [pathology] :: laryngitis
laringóloga {f} :: laryngologist
laringólogo {m} :: laryngologist
laringología {f} :: laryngology
La Rioja {prop} {f} :: La Rioja (autonomous community/and/province)
laríngeo {adj} :: laryngeal (relating to the larynx)
Larrazabal {prop} {f} :: surname
La Rueda de la Fortuna {prop} :: The Argentinian adaptation of the American bred game show Wheel of Fortune
La Rueda de la Fortuna {prop} :: A Spanish translation for Ferris Wheel
La Ruleta de la Fortuna {prop} :: The Spanish or Ecuadorian adaptation of the American bred game show Wheel of Fortune
larva {f} :: larva
larvado {adj} :: latent
larvado {adj} :: hidden, suppressed, concealed
larval {adj} :: larval
larvario {adj} :: larval
las {art} :: the
las {pron} :: Accusative of ellas and ustedes (when referring to more than one woman); them, you all (formal)
las {pron} :: feminine plural pronoun
lasaña {f} :: lasagna
lasca {f} :: stone chip, lithic flake
lasca {f} :: thin slice
Lascano {prop} :: surname
lascivia {f} :: lasciviousness
lascivia {f} [dated] :: immoderate appetite, longing
lascivo {adj} :: lewd, lascivious
laserpicio {m} [plant] :: Laserpitium siler L.
lasitud {f} :: lassitude, exhaustion
las mil y quinientas {adv} [idiomatic, colloquial] :: extremely late, ridiculously late
laso {adj} :: weary; tiring
laso {adj} :: stright; uncurled (hair)
Las Palmas {prop} :: Las Palmas (province)
Las Palmas {prop} :: Las Palmas (city)
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria {prop} :: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
lassi {m} :: lassi
lastimado {adj} :: hurt, injured
lastimadura {f} :: injury
lastimar {v} :: to injure
lastimar {v} :: to hurt (cause physical or emotional pain)
lastimar {v} :: to damage, harm
lastimar {v} :: to offend
lastimar {v} :: to pity
lastimar {vr} :: to hurt oneself
lastimarse {v} :: reflexive of lastimar To hurt oneself, to feel sorry for
lastimero {adj} :: harmful; noxious
lastimero {adj} :: pitiful
lastimosamente {adv} :: regretfully
lastimoso {adj} :: shameful, pitiful
lastra {f} :: a large flat stone, a slap of stone
lastrar {v} :: to ballast
lastrar {v} :: to burden, weigh down
lastre {m} [nautical] :: ballast
lastre {m} :: burden
lastre {m} :: prudence
la suerte favorece a los audaces {proverb} :: fortune favors the bold (luck favors the adventurous)
lat. {n} :: abbreviation of latín
lata {f} :: can, tin (vessel)
lata {f} :: tin, tin-plate (material)
lata {f} :: plate, sheet of metal
lata {f} [colloquial] :: annoyance (that which annoys)
lata {f} [colloquial] :: pity
lata {f} [Argentina, Uruguay, colloquial] :: chat
latencia {f} :: latency
late night {m} [television] :: late-night show
late night show {m} [television] :: late-night show
latente {adj} :: latent
lateral {adj} :: lateral, to the side
lateral {adj} [linguistics] :: lateral
lateral {mf} [football] :: wingback
lateral {mf} [linguistics] :: lateral
lateralidad {f} :: laterality
lateralizar {v} :: to lateralize
lateralmente {adv} :: laterally
laterita {f} :: laterite
latido {m} :: beat, pulsation
latiente {adj} :: beating
latifoliado {adj} :: broad-leaved
latifundio {m} :: large estate, large land property
latifundismo {m} :: The system in which land is held by large estates
latifundista {mf} :: Owner of a large estate
latigazo {m} :: lash, whiplash (stroke with a whip)
latiguillo {m} :: small whip
latiguillo {m} :: stock phrase
latiguillo {m} :: catchphrase
latiguillo {m} :: cliché
latiguillo {m} [theatre] :: hamming, hamming it up
latinajo {m} [pejorative] :: word in Dog Latin
latinar {v} :: to speak Latin
latinar {v} :: to write in Latin
latine {adj} [neologism] :: a suggested gender-neutral form of Latino/Latina
latinidad {f} :: Latino-ness, Latino culture
latinismo {m} :: Latinism
latinista {mf} :: Latinist
latinización {f} :: Latinization
latinizar {v} :: to Latinize
latin lover {m} [colloquial] :: Don Juan, playboy, lady's man
latino {adj} :: of or related to Lazio, Italy
latino {adj} :: of or related to the Latin language
latino {adj} :: of or related to any of the various Romance languages
latino {adj} :: of or related to Latin people, speakers of Romance languages
latinoamericana {f} :: feminine noun of latinoamericano
latinoamericanista {mf} :: Lover or supporter of Latin America
latinoamericano {adj} :: Latin American
latinoamericano {m} :: Latin American
Latinoamérica {prop} {f} :: Those countries in the Americas and related islands which speak Latin-derived languages, mostly Spanish and Portuguese: Latin America
latir {v} :: to beat, to throb
latir {v} [of a dog] :: to bark
latita {f} :: diminutive of lata
latitud {f} :: latitude
latitudinal {adj} :: latitudinal
latitudinarianismo {m} :: latitudinarianism
latín {m} :: Latin; the language of the ancient Romans
latón {m} :: brass
latón {m} [colloquial] :: hackberry
latín clásico {m} :: Classical Latin
latín eclesiástico {m} :: Ecclesiastical Latin
latín vulgar {m} :: Vulgar Latin
latonería {f} :: body shop
Latorre {prop} :: surname
latoso {adj} [colloquial] :: annoying, tedious, boring
-latría {suffix} :: -latry
latrocinio {m} :: larceny
laucha {f} :: mouse (small rodent or computer mouse)
laucha {f} :: sagacious person
lauchita {f} :: diminutive of laucha
laudabilidad {f} :: laudableness
laudable {adj} :: praiseworthy
laudar {vt} [legal] :: to rule or deliver a verdict
laudar {v} [archaic] :: to laud
laudatorio {adj} :: laudatory
laude {f} :: tombstone
laude {f} [archaic] :: praise
laudista {mf} :: lutist; lutanist
laudo {m} [legal] :: ruling, decision
Laura {prop} :: given name
laurear {v} :: to honor
laurel {m} [plant] :: laurel
laurencio {m} :: lawrencium
Laurier {prop} :: surname
laurisilva {f} :: a laurel forest
lauro {m} :: synonym of laurel
lauro {m} :: glory, praise
lauroceraso {m} :: cherry laurel (shrub)
Lausana {prop} {f} :: Lausanne (city in France)
lava {f} :: lava
lava {f} :: washing
lavable {adj} :: washable
lavabo {m} :: washbasin
lavacara {f} [Andes] :: washbasin
lavacoches {m} :: carwash
lavacopas {m} :: glasswasher
lavada {f} :: a washing, a cleaning, a laundry load
lavadero {m} :: washboard
lavadero {m} :: laundry (washing place)
lavadero {m} :: washing sink
lavado {m} :: laundry
lavado {m} :: laundering
lavador {m} :: washer (someone or something that washes)
lavadora {f} :: washing machine
lavamanos {m} :: sink
lavamanos {m} :: washbowl
lavamática {f} :: laundrette
lavanco {m} :: great crested grebe (Podiceps cristatus)
lavanda {f} :: lavender (plant and flower)
lavanda {f} :: lavender (color)
lavandería {f} :: laundry, laundromat
lavandera {f} :: lavender seller
lavandera {f} :: laundrywoman
lavandera {f} :: wagtail
lavandero {m} :: laundryman; laundry worker
lavandina {f} [Argentina] :: bleach
lavaparabrisas {m} :: windshield washing fluid, screen wash
lavaplatos {m} :: dishwasher
lavar {vt} :: to wash
lavar {vt} :: to wipe, clear (disgrace, doubt, etc.)
lavarropas {m} :: washing machine
lavarse {v} :: to wash oneself
lavarse las manos {v} [idiomatic] :: to wash one's hands of
lavativa {f} :: enema
lavatorio {m} :: washing (of oneself)
lavatorio {m} :: washbasin; washbowl; washstand
lavavajillas {m} :: dishwasher
la vida es sólo una {phrase} :: life is only once
la vida es sólo una {phrase} :: you only live once
la vida son dos días {phrase} :: life is short
lavija {f} [regional] :: alternative form of clavija
lawrencio {m} :: alternative spelling of laurencio
lawsonita {f} [mineral] :: lawsonite
laxamente {adv} :: laxly
laxante {adj} :: laxative
laxante {m} [medicine] :: laxative
laxar {v} :: to ease, to loosen
laxismo {m} :: laxism
laxitud {f} :: laxness, laxity
laxo {adj} [formal] :: lax
laya {f} :: type; kettle of fish
lazar {v} :: to lasso something
lazareto {m} :: lazaretto
lazarillo {m} :: guide dog
lazarillo {m} :: guide
Lazarte {prop} {m} :: surname
lazo {m} :: ribbon
lazo {m} :: lasso
lazo {m} :: bow (type of knot)
lazo {m} :: link
lazo {m} :: bond
lazo {m} :: snare, trap
Líbano {prop} {m} :: Lebanon
lábaro {m} :: labarum
líbero {m} [football] :: sweeper
líbero {m} [volleyball] :: libero
lábil {adj} :: labile, unstable
lóbrego {adj} :: dark
lóbrego {adj} :: sad
lóbrego {adj} :: gloomy
lúbrico {adj} [biology, mycology] :: lubricous, slimy
lúbrico {adj} :: slippery
lúbrico {adj} :: lusty
lúbrico {adj} [rare] :: vicious
lóbulo {m} :: lobe
lóbulo {m} :: lobule
lóbulo {m} :: ear lobe
lóbulo frontal {m} [neurology] :: frontal lobe
lóbulo occipital {m} [neurology] :: occipital lobe
lóbulo parietal {m} [neurology] :: parietal lobe
lóbulo temporal {m} [neurology] :: temporal lobe
LCD {m} [electronics, computing] :: LCD (liquid crystal display)
lúcidamente {adv} :: lucidly, clearheadedly
lúcido {adj} :: lucid
lícitamente {adv} :: licitly
lícito {adj} :: licit
lícito {adj} :: just, fair
lácteo {m} :: a dairy product
lácteo {m} [in the plural] :: dairy
lácteo {adj} :: milky (resembling milk)
lácteo {adj} :: lactic, milk (attributive); of, or relating to milk
lácteo {adj} :: dairy (containing or made from milk)
láctico {adj} :: lactic
lóculo {m} :: loculus
lúcuma {f} :: lucmo (fruit)
líder {mf} :: leader (of a group of people, a sports team etc.)
lúdico {adj} :: ludic
lúdrico {adj} [formal] :: fun
le {pron} :: To him, for him (dative of él)
le {pron} :: To her, for her (dative of ella)
le {pron} :: To it, for it (dative of ello)
le {pron} :: To you, for you (formal; dative of usted)
leña {f} :: firewood (pieces gathered to make fire)
Lea {prop} {f} :: Leah [biblical figure]
Lea {prop} {f} :: given name
leader {mf} :: leader
leñador {m} :: lumberjack, logger
leñador {m} :: lumber seller
leñador {m} :: firewood seller
leñadora {f} :: feminine noun of leñador
leñador furtivo {m} [logging] :: poacher
leal {adj} :: loyal
lealdad {f} :: obsolete form of lealtad
lealista {adj} :: loyalist
lealista {mf} :: loyalist
lealmente {adv} :: loyally
lealtad {f} :: loyalty
leñame {m} :: wood; timber
Leandro {prop} {m} [Greek mythology] :: Leander
Leandro {prop} {m} :: given name
leasing {m} :: leasing
leñazo {m} [colloquial] :: mighty blow
leñazo {m} :: Blow/strike with a stick
lebaniego {adj} :: Of or pertaining to Liébana (region of Spain)
leberwurst {f} :: liverwurst
Leblanc {prop} :: surname
lebranche {m} :: Lebranche mullet, liza (species of fish, Mugil liza)
lebrasta {f} :: feminine noun of lebrasto
lebrastilla {f} :: feminine noun of lebrastillo
lebrastillo {m} :: diminutive of lebrasto; a small leveret
lebrastón {m} :: leveret
lebrasto {m} [obsolete] :: leveret
lebrato {m} :: leveret
lebrel {m} :: sighthound, whippet
lebruno {adj} :: harelike
lección {f} :: lesson
leccionario {m} :: lectionary
Lecco {prop} {m} :: Lecco (town and province)
lecha {f} :: milt
lechal {adj} :: suckling
lechar {adj} :: milky
lechar {v} [Latin America] :: to milk
lechar {v} [Latin America] :: to whitewash
lechatelierita {f} :: lechatelierite
lechazo {f} :: The meat of a young, unweaned lamb
leche {f} [food] :: milk
leche {f} [Spain, vulgar] :: cum, sperm (semen fluid)
leche {interj} [vulgar, Spain] :: shit
leche condensada {f} :: condensed milk
leche de almendra {f} :: almond milk
leche de arroz {f} :: rice milk
leche de avellana {f} :: hazelnut milk
leche de avena {f} :: oat milk
leche de cáñamo {f} :: hemp milk
leche de coco {f} :: coconut milk
leche desnatada {f} :: skim milk
leche de soja {f} :: soy milk
leche de tigre {f} [Peru] :: A sauce or marinade with a lime-fish base
leche frita {f} :: A Spanish dessert made of milk, sugar, cornflour and other ingredients
lechera {f} :: feminine noun of lechero
lechera {f} :: milkmaid
lechera {f} :: milk churn
lechería {f} :: dairy, creamery
lechero {adj} :: milky
lechero {adj} :: dairy (used to produce milk)
lechero {m} :: milkman
lechetrezna {f} :: spurge (tree of the Euphorbia genus)
lechita {f} :: (literally) little milk
lechita {f} :: (slang) semen
lechón {m} :: suckling piglet
lecho {m} :: bed
lecho {m} :: riverbed
lechona {f} :: A popular Colombian dish consisting of a roast pig stuffed, yellow peas, green onion and yellow rice
lechona {f} :: feminine of lechón, piglet
lechoncita {f} :: diminutive of lechona
lechoncito {m} :: suckling pig
lechoso {adj} :: milky
lechoso {m} [Ecuador] :: A type of tree found in the Galápagos, in the genus Scalesia
lechoza {f} [Venezuela, Dominican Republic] :: papaya
lechuga {f} :: lettuce
lechuga {interj} [colloquial, euphemistic] :: expresses anger, upsetness, or annoyance; euphemism for leche
lechugas {interj} [colloquial, euphemistic] :: Expresses anger, upset, or annoyance. Euphemism for leche
lechuguera {f} :: feminine noun of lechuguero
lechuguero {m} :: one who sells or harvests lettuce
lechuza {f} :: owl
lechuza {f} :: barn owl
lechuza común {f} :: barn owl (Tyto alba)
lecitina {f} [organic chemistry] :: lecithin
lectina {f} [protein] :: lectin
lectivo {adj} [attributive] :: teaching, school, schooling
lectoestratotipo {m} [geology] :: lectostratotype
lector {adj} :: reading
lector {adj} :: reading aloud to other people
lector {m} :: reader
lectoría {f} :: readership
lectoral {adj} [attributive] :: reading
lectotipo {m} :: lectotype
lectura {f} :: reading
lectura {f} [printing, dated] :: A medium size of type equated with the French cicéro and variously equal to 11 or 12 points
Lecubarri {prop} :: surname
led {m} :: LED
Ledesma {prop} {f} :: Ledesma (town/and/municipality/)
Ledesma {prop} {f} :: surname derived from the town in Salamanca, Spain
le dijo la sartén al cazo: ¡aparta que me tiznas! {proverb} :: pot calling the kettle black
leído {adj} :: read
leído {adj} :: well read
leído {v} :: past participle of leer
leer {v} :: to read
leñera {f} :: woodshed
leer entre líneas {v} [idiomatic] :: to read between the lines
leer la cartilla {v} [idiomatic] :: to tick off; scold; read the riot act
leñero {adj} [colloquial, El Salvador] :: rude (when playing a sport)
leerse {v} :: reflexive of leer
lefa {f} [Spain, vulgar] :: semen
Lefkosia {prop} :: Lefkosia (capital of Northern Cyprus)
legaña {f} :: alternative form of lagaña
legación {f} :: legation
legado {m} :: legacy
legajo {m} :: file (collection of documents)
legal {adj} :: legal
legalidad {f} :: legality
legalismo {m} :: legalism
legalista {mf} :: legalist
legalización {f} :: legalization
legalizar {v} :: to legalize
legalizar {v} :: to register (a vehicle)
legalmente {adv} :: legally, lawfully
leganense {adj} :: Of or from Leganés
leganense {mf} :: Someone from Leganés
Leganés {prop} :: Leganés (city)
legar {v} :: to hand down
legar {v} [rare] :: to join, bring together, unite
legar {v} [rare, regional] :: to tie or bind (especially in the context of tying sheep for shearing)
Legarda {prop} {f} :: surname
Legaspi {prop} :: surname
legataria {f} :: feminine of legatario
legatario {m} :: legatee
Legazpi {prop} :: Legazpi (village)
legendario {adj} :: legendary
legüero {adj} [attributive] :: league (unit of distance)
leggings {mp} :: leggings
legibilidad {f} :: legibility
legible {adj} :: legible
legión {f} :: legion
legionario {adj} :: legionary
legionario {m} :: legionary
legionela {f} :: Legionnaires' disease
legionelosis {f} :: Legionnaires' disease
legislación {f} :: legislation
legislador {m} :: legislator
legisladora {f} :: feminine noun of legislador
legislar {v} :: to legislate
legislativamente {adv} :: legislatively
legislativo {adj} :: legislative
legislatura {f} :: legislature
legista {adj} :: skilled in law; legist
legista {mf} :: one skilled in law
legitimación {f} :: authentication, legitimation
legitimador {adj} :: legitimizing
legitimar {v} :: to legitimize
legitimaria {f} :: feminine noun of legitimario
legitimario {adj} :: of or relating to forced heirship
legitimario {m} :: forced heir
legitimidad {f} :: legitimacy
legitimismo {m} :: legitimism
legitimista {mf} :: legitimist
legitimización {f} :: legitimization
legitimizar {v} :: alternative spelling of legitimar
legón {m} :: a type of hoe
lego {adj} :: ignorant, lay
lego {m} :: layman
legrado {m} [surgery] :: curettage
legítima {f} :: forced estate
legítimamente {adv} :: legitimately
legítimo {adj} :: legitimate
legítimo {adj} :: real, true
legua {f} :: league (distance)
leguleya {f} :: feminine of leguleyo
leguleyada {f} :: pettifoggery
leguleyo {adj} :: pettifogging
leguleyo {m} :: pettifogger (unethical lawyer)
legumbre {f} :: legume
legumbre {f} :: vegetable
leguminoso {adj} :: leguminous
lehendakari {mf} :: lehendakari
Leire {prop} {f} :: given name
leishmaniasis {f} :: leishmaniasis
leishmaniosis {f} :: alternative form of leishmaniasis
leitmotiv {m} [music] :: leitmotif (a recurring melodic theme in an opera)
leitmotiv {m} [by extension] :: leitmotif (recurring theme)
Leiva {prop} {f} :: surname
lejía {f} :: lye
lejanía {f} :: distance, remoteness
lejanía {f} :: faraway place
lejanamente {adv} :: remotely, distantly
lejano {adj} :: far, faraway
Lejano Oriente {prop} {m} :: Far East
lejanísimo {adj} :: superlative of lejano
lejos {adv} :: far
lejísimo {adv} :: superlative of lejos
lelo {adj} :: dumb, stupid
lema {m} :: motto
lema {m} :: subject
lema {m} :: headword, term, title
lema {m} :: lemma
lema {m} [heraldry] :: motto
lemario {m} :: index of entries in a linguist work (such as a dictionary)
lematizar {v} :: to lemmatize
Lemery {prop} :: surname
lemming {m} :: lemming (rodent)
lemniscático {adj} :: lemniscatic
lemongrass {m} :: lemongrass
lempira {f} :: lempira
Lempira {prop} :: One of the departments of Honduras
león {m} :: lion
león {m} :: antlion
león {m} [heraldiccharge] :: lion
león {m} [figurative] :: A brave person
león {m} [Central America, Colombia, Peru, Venezuela] :: cougar, puma, mountain lion
león {m} [soccer] :: A person connected with Athletic Bilbao, a Spanish football team from the city of Bilbao
León {prop} :: León (province)
León {prop} :: León (city)
León {prop} :: León (department)
León {prop} :: surname
León {prop} {m} :: given name
León {prop} {m} :: surname
lenape {mf} :: Lenape
lenca {mf} :: Lenca
lencería {f} :: lingerie
lencera {f} :: hosier
lencero {m} :: hosier
lencinismo {m} :: The political beliefs or works of the Lencinas family
lendakari {mf} :: lehendakari
lendano {adj} :: From Lérida
lendano {m} :: Someone from Lérida
León de Nemea {prop} {m} :: Nemean Lion (mythical lion of Nemea)
lendroso {adj} :: nitty (having nits in one's hair)
lenga {f} :: lenga (tree)
lengüeta {f} :: flap; tab
lengüetazo {m} :: (big) lick
lengüetear {v} :: to lick
lengua {f} [anatomy] :: tongue
lengua {f} :: language
lengua {f} :: Spanish (subject taught in schools)
lengua aislada {f} :: language isolate
lenguado {m} :: sole (fish)
lengua extranjera {f} :: foreign language
lenguaje {m} :: language
lenguaje {m} :: vocabulary
lenguaje de máquina {m} :: machine language
lenguaje de programación {m} :: A programming language
lengua materna {f} :: mother tongue
lengua natural {f} :: natural language
lenguarada {f} :: lick
lenguaraz {adj} :: talkative, verbose
lenguaraz {adj} :: foul-mouthed
lengua viperina {f} [idiomatic] :: forked tongue
lenición {f} :: lenition
lenidad {f} :: lenience
Leningrado {prop} {m} :: Leningrad
leninismo {m} :: Leninism
leninista {adj} :: Leninist
leninista {mf} :: Leninist
león marino {m} :: sea lion
lenocinio {m} [formal] :: pimping
lenocinio {m} :: prostitution
lentamente {adv} :: slowly
lente {m} :: lens
lente de contacto {f} :: contact lens
lenteja {f} :: lentil
lentejar {m} :: A lentil field
lentejas, si quieres las comes y si no, las dejas {phrase} :: take it or leave it
lentejuela {f} :: spangle; sequin
lenticela {f} :: lenticel
lenticular {adj} :: lenticular
lentificar {v} :: To slow down
lentigo {m} :: lentigo
lentilla {f} :: contact lens
lentillo {m} :: contact lens
lentisco {m} :: mastic (Pistacia lentiscus)
lentitud {f} :: slowness
lento {adj} :: slow
lentísimo {adj} :: superlative of lento; very slow
leño {m} :: log; piece of wood, timber
leño {m} [Mexico, Honduras, slang] :: joint (marijuana cigarette)
Leo {prop} {m} :: Leo, the constellation
leona {f} :: feminine noun of león; lioness
leonado {adj} :: tawny
Leonardo {prop} {m} :: given name, cognate to Leonard
leonera {f} :: lion's den
leonera {f} :: lion's cage
leonera {f} :: mess; messy place; tip
leonera {f} :: gambling den
leonera {f} :: crowded prison cell
leonesa {f} :: feminine noun of leonés
leonino {adj} :: leonine (relating or similar to a lion)
leonino {adj} :: one-sided, unfair
Leonor {prop} {f} :: given name, cognate to Eleanor
leonés {adj} :: Leonese
leonés {m} :: Leonese person
leonés {prop} {m} :: Leonese language
leontina {f} :: fob
leopardo {m} :: leopard
leopardo {m} [heraldiccharge] :: leopard
leopardo de las nieves {m} :: snow leopard
Leopoldo {prop} :: given name
leñoso {adj} :: woodlike
leotardo {m} :: leotard
lepenismo {m} :: LePenism
lepidóptero {m} :: lepidopteran
lepisma de la harina {f} :: bristletail
leporino {adj} [upper lips] :: cleft- or hare-
lepra {f} :: leprosy
leprosario {m} :: leper colony, leprosarium
leproso {adj} :: leprous
leptina {f} [hormone] :: leptin
leptón {m} :: lepton (particle)
leptón {m} :: lepton (coin)
leptónico {adj} :: leptonic
leptocéfalo {m} :: leptocephalus
leptospira {f} :: leptospira
leptospirosis {f} :: leptospirosis
Lepus {prop} [constellation] :: Lepus (winter constellation of the northern sky)
lerdo {adj} :: slow, sluggish, of animals
lerdo {adj} :: dim-witted, oafish, inefficient
lerense {adj} :: From Pontevedra
lerense {mf} :: Someone from Pontevedra
leridano {adj} :: Of or from Lérida
leridano {m} :: Someone from Lérida
lero {interj} [El Salvador, Often used repeatedly] :: Used to indicate a long and dull conversation
lero {interj} [Guatemala, Often used repeatedly] :: Used to indicate mockery
Leroux {prop} :: surname
les {pron} :: dative of ellos and ellas; to them, for them
les {pron} :: dative of ustedes; to you all, for you all (formal)
lesbiana {f} :: lesbian
lesbianismo {m} :: lesbianism
lesbiano {adj} :: Lesbian (of or from Lesbos)
lesbiano {adj} :: lesbian (of or relating to female homosexuality)
lesbiano {m} :: Lesbian (native of Lesbos)
lesbio {adj} :: Lesbian (of or from Lesbos)
lesbio {adj} :: lesbian (of or pertaining to lesbians and lesbianism)
lesbio {m} :: Lesbian (native of Lesbos)
Lesbos {prop} :: Lesbos (island)
lesear {vi} [Chile, colloquial] :: to be joking
lesear {vi} [Chile, colloquial] :: to idle doing stupid things
lesear {vt} [Chile, colloquial] :: to play for a fool, to kid someone, to have someone on
lesera {m} [Chile] :: stupidity (stupid act)
lesera {m} [Chile, also in the plural] :: bullshit
lesión {f} :: lesion; injury
lesionar {v} :: to wound
lesividad {f} :: harmfulness
lesivo {adj} :: harmful or damaging (to); injurious; detrimental
leísmo {m} :: The nonstandard practice of using le as a direct object pronoun when referring to people
lesna {f} :: awl
leso {adj} :: hurt
leso {adj} [Chile, pejorative] :: stupid, idiot (of a person)
lesotense {adj} :: relating to Lesotho
lesotense {mf} :: Mosotho
Lesoto {prop} {f} :: Lesotho
lestrigón {m} :: Laestrygonian
letal {adj} :: lethal
letalidad {f} :: lethality
letame {m} :: manure, (land) fertilizer
letanía {f} :: litany (a ritual liturgical prayer)
letanía {f} :: litany (a prolonged or tedious list)
letargia {f} :: lethargy
letargo {m} :: lethargy, tiredness
Lete {prop} {m} :: Lethe
Leteo {prop} {m} :: Lethe
Leti {prop} {f} :: A diminutive of the female given name Leticia
leticia {f} :: joy, happiness
Leticia {prop} {f} :: given name
letón {adj} :: Latvian (from or native to Latvia)
letón {adj} :: Latvian (pertaining to Latvia)
letón {m} :: a Latvian
letón {m} :: the Latvian language
Leto {prop} {f} [Greek mythology] :: Leto (mother of Apollo)
letona {f} :: feminine noun of letón
Letonia {prop} {f} :: Latvia
letra {f} :: A letter (symbol)
letra {f} :: handwriting
letra {f} :: lyrics
letra bastardilla {f} :: italic; letter in italics
letrado {adj} :: educated; erudite
letraherida {f} :: feminine noun of letraherido
letraherido {m} :: a lover of literature or books
letraherido {adj} :: one who loves literature
letra lunar {f} :: moon letter
letra mayúscula {f} :: capital letter
letra minúscula {f} :: lower-case letter
letra pequeña {f} :: fine print, small print
letra superior {f} :: synonym of letra volada
letra volada {f} :: A small superscript letter
letra voladita {f} :: synonym of letra volada
letrero {m} :: sign, signboard, signpost
letárgico {adj} :: lethargic; sluggish
letrina {f} :: latrine
letrista {mf} :: songwriter, lyricist
Letu {prop} {f} :: A diminutive of the female given name Leticia
leu {m} :: leu
leucaena {f} :: white leadtree (Leucaena leucocephala)
leucemia {f} [pathology] :: leukemia
leucina {f} [amino acid] :: leucine
leucisco {m} :: roach (fish)
leucita {f} [mineral] :: leucite
leucémico {adj} :: leukemic
leucémico {m} :: A person who has leukemia
leucocitario {adj} :: leukocytic
leucocito {m} :: leukocyte
leucocitosis {f} :: leukocytosis
leucoma {m} [pathology] :: leucoma
leucoplasto {m} [cytology] :: leucoplast
leucotomía {f} [surgery] :: leukotomy
leudante {adj} :: self-rising, self-raising
leudar {v} :: to leaven
leudo {adj} [said of dough or bread] :: fermented or leavened with yeast
Leví {prop} {m} :: Levi (Biblical character and tribe)
leva {f} [military] :: draft (of troops)
leva {f} [mechanical] :: cog
leva {f} [mechanical] :: cam
levadizo {adj} :: able to be lifted
levadura {f} :: yeast
levadura de panadería {f} :: baker's yeast
levantador {m} [volleyball] :: setter
levantadora {f} [volleyball] :: setter
levantamiento {m} :: lifting, raising
levantamiento {m} :: uprising, revolt
levantar {v} :: to lift
levantar {v} :: to raise, put up
levantar {v} :: to put up; build up (buildings)
levantar {v} :: to increase; turn up (volume, power etc.)
levantar {v} [hunting] :: to flush out
levantar {v} :: to draw up (plans)
levantar {v} :: to take, make (a census)
levantar {v} :: to remove; get rid of (a prohibition)
levantar {v} :: to nick, rob (steal)
levantar {v} :: to take down (a tent)
levantar {v} :: to give rise to
levantar {v} :: to set up, found (a business)
levantar {v} :: to bring back, make successful again (a business)
levantar {v} :: to take home, earn (money)
levantar {v} [card games] :: to pick (a card)
levantar {v} [card games] :: to beat (a hand)
levantar {vr} :: to get up
levantar {vr} :: to ride; mount (have sex with)
levantarse {v} :: to get up, to get out of bed
levantarse con el pie izquierdo {v} [idiomatic] :: to get out of bed on the wrong side
levante {m} :: east
levante {m} :: East (wind), levanter
Levante {prop} {m} :: Levant (the countries bordering the eastern Mediterranean Sea)
levantino {adj} :: Levantine
levantisco {adj} :: rebellious
levantista {mf} [soccer] :: A person connecting with Levante UD, as a fan, player, coach etc.
levantón {adj} :: raising
levar {v} [nautical] :: to raise anchor
levar {v} [obsolete] :: to put up
levar {v} [obsolete] :: synonym of llevar
levar {v} [obsolete] :: synonym of quitar
levar {v} [obsolete, of a star] :: to be born
leve {adj} :: slight; light
leve {adj} :: minor; trivial
levedad {f} :: lightness; levity
levemente {adv} :: lightly
levemente {adv} :: softly
levógiro {adj} :: counterclockwise, anticlockwise, widdershins
leviatán {m} :: leviathan
levigar {v} :: to levigate, to make smooth
levitación {f} :: levitation
levitar {v} :: to levitate
levitón {m} :: large frock coat
levodopa {f} :: levodopa
levísimo {adj} :: superlative of leve
levístico {m} :: lovage
Levítico {prop} {m} :: Leviticus (the book of the Bible and Torah)
levulinato {m} :: levulinate
lexema {m} :: lexeme
lexical {adj} :: lexical
lexicógrafa {f} :: feminine noun of lexicógrafo
lexicógrafo {m} :: lexicographer
lexicografía {f} :: lexicography (art or craft of writing dictionaries)
lexicográfico {adj} :: lexicographic
lexicológico {adj} :: lexicological
ley {f} :: law (a well-established characteristic of nature)
ley {f} :: law (body of rules issued by a legislative body)
ley {f} :: law (particular piece of legislation)
ley {f} :: religion, credence, worship of a god
ley de Coulomb {f} [physics] :: Coulomb's law
ley de Hooke {f} [physics] :: Hooke's law
ley de la selva {f} :: law of the jungle
ley del embudo {f} [idiom] :: A rule suggesting there's one law for the rich and another for the poor
ley del silencio {f} [idiom] :: blue wall of silence
ley de Murphy {prop} {f} :: Murphy's law (adage which states that if anything can go wrong it will)
ley de Ohm {f} [physics] :: Ohm's law
ley de vida {f} :: (that's) life
leyenda {f} :: legend, saga, traditional story
leyenda {f} :: life of a saint
leyenda {f} :: legend, idol (famous and admired person)
leyenda {f} :: legend, inscription (on a coin or medal)
leyenda {f} :: caption, footer (on a photo or illustration)
leyenda {f} :: the act of reading
Leyenda Negra {prop} {f} [historiography] :: Black Legend (the depiction of Spain as cruel, greedy and fanatical)
Leyenda Rosa {prop} {f} :: White Legend
ley orgánica {f} :: organic law
ley seca {f} [idiom] :: prohibition (prohibition of the manufacture and sale of alcohol)
Leyva {prop} {f} :: surname mostly known as the second surname of the leaders of the disbanded Mexican Beltrán-Leyva drug cartel
lezna {f} :: awl
légamo {m} :: slime
lúgano {m} :: Eurasian siskin
LGBT {initialism} :: LGBT
lógica {f} :: logic
lógica {f} :: female logician
lógica borrosa {f} :: fuzzy logic
lógica difusa {f} :: fuzzy logic
lógicamente {adv} :: logically
lógico {adj} :: logical
lógico {m} :: logician
-lógico {suffix} :: -logical, -logic
lágrima {f} :: tear, teardrop
lágrimas de cocodrilo {fp} [idiomatic] :: crocodile tears
LGTB {initialism} :: LGBT
lúgubre {adj} :: lugubrious, mournful, gloomy
lúgubremente {adv} :: lugubriously; gloomily
lígula {f} :: ligule
Lhasa {prop} :: Lhasa (capital of Xizang (Tibet))
liña {f} [archaic] :: line
liadísimo {adj} :: superlative of liado
liana {f} :: liana
liante {mf} :: tricky customer
liar {v} :: to bind, to tie
liar {v} :: to wrap, to wrap up
liar {v} :: to roll (a cigarette)
liar {v} [colloquial] :: to deceive, to confuse
liar {vr} [colloquial, Spain] :: to french, to snog, to make out
liasa {f} [enzyme] :: lyase
libación {f} :: libation
Liébana {prop} :: Liébana (comarca)
libanesa {f} :: feminine noun of libanés
libanés {adj} :: Lebanese (A person from Lebanon)
libanés {m} :: Lebanese (A person from Lebanon)
libar {v} :: to swig or sip a beverage (usually implies an alcoholic beverage)
libídine {f} :: lust
libelo {m} :: libel
libelo {m} :: libelle
liberación {f} :: liberation
liberacionista {mf} :: liberationist
liberado {adj} :: liberated
liberador {m} :: liberator
liberadora {f} :: feminine noun of liberador
liberal {adj} :: liberal
liberal {adj} [politics, US] :: liberal
liberal {mf} :: liberal
liberal {mf} [politics, US] :: liberal
liberalidad {f} :: liberality
liberalismo {m} :: liberalism
liberalización {f} :: liberalization
liberalizador {adj} :: liberating
liberalizador {m} :: liberator
liberalizar {v} :: to liberalize
liberalizar {v} :: to deregulate
liberalsocialista {mf} :: Liberal Socialist
liberar {v} :: to liberate or to release or make it free
liberarse {v} :: reflexive of librar
Liberia {prop} {f} :: Liberia
liberiana {f} :: feminine of liberiano
liberiano {adj} :: Liberian
liberiano {m} :: Liberian
libertad {f} :: freedom
libertad de expresión {f} :: freedom of speech
libertad de prensa {f} :: freedom of the press
libertador {adj} :: liberating; that which liberates or frees
libertador {m} :: liberator
libertadora {f} :: feminine noun of libertador
libertar {v} :: to liberate or set free
libertaria {f} :: feminine of libertario
libertarianismo {m} :: alternative form of libertarismo
libertario {adj} :: libertarian
libertario {m} :: libertarian
libertarismo {m} [politics] :: libertarianism
liberticida {f} :: liberticide
libertinaje {m} :: debauchery
libertinaje {m} :: libertinage
libertino {adj} :: libertine
liberto {adj} :: free, liberated
liberto {m} :: a free or liberated person
libia {f} :: feminine of libio
Libia {prop} {f} :: Libya (country in Northern Africa)
libidinosidad {f} :: libidinosity
libidinoso {adj} :: libidinous, lustful
libido {f} :: libido, sex drive
libio {adj} :: Libyan
libio {m} :: Libyan
libélula {f} :: dragonfly
libra {f} :: pound (unit of mass or force/weight)
libra {f} :: pound (unit of currency of the United Kingdom and its dependencies)
libra {mf} :: Libra (someone with the Libra star sign)
Libra {prop} {f} :: Libra (constellation)
Libra {prop} {f} :: Libra (astrological sign)
libración {f} :: leveling out
libraco {m} :: pejorative of libro; a bad or weathered book
librador {m} [banking] :: drawer
libradora {f} :: feminine noun of librador
libra esterlina {f} :: pound sterling
libramiento {m} :: liberation
libramiento {m} [finance] :: payment order
libranza {f} :: payment order
libranza {f} :: time off; leave (from work)
librar {v} :: to save, to rescue, to deliver, to preserve
librar {v} :: to free, to exempt
librar {v} :: to place, to put (hope, trust)
librar {v} :: to issue (a check, a decree)
librar {v} :: to make (an appointment)
librar {v} :: to wage, to engage (battle, war)
librar {v} :: to give birth
librar {v} :: to expel the placenta
librazo {m} :: A hit with a book
libre {adj} :: free (not imprisoned or enslaved)
libre {adj} :: free (unconstrained by timidity or distrust)
libre {adj} :: free (without obligations)
libre {adj} [grammar] :: free (that can be unattached to another morpheme)
libre {adj} :: free (without; not containing)
LIBRE {prop} :: Liberalismo Renovador
librea {f} :: livery
libre albedrío {m} [philosophy] :: free will (ability to choose one's actions)
librecambismo {m} :: the support of, or belief in, free trade
libremente {adv} :: freely
librepensador {m} :: freethinker
librepensadora {f} :: feminine noun of librepensador
librepensamiento {m} :: freethought
librería {f} :: bookshop, bookstore
librera {f} :: feminine noun of librero
librero {m} :: bookseller
libresco {adj} :: bookish, relating to books
libreta {f} :: notebook
libretista {mf} :: librettist
libreto {m} :: libretto
Libreville {prop} :: Libreville (capital of Gabon)
librillo {m} :: diminutive of libro, small book
librillo {m} :: stomach (of certain animals)
librillo {m} :: A dish from Ecuador, made with a cow stomach
librito {m} :: diminutive of libro
libro {m} :: book
libro abierto {m} :: open book
libro de bolsillo {m} :: paperback
libro de contabilidad {m} [accounting] :: ledger
libro de familia {m} [Spain] :: family record book
Libro de Mormón {prop} {m} [Mormonism] :: Book of Mormon
libro de texto {m} :: textbook
libro de visitas {m} :: guestbook
libro mayor {m} [accounting] :: ledger
librote {m} :: augmentative of libro
libérrimamente {adv} :: completely freely
libérrimo {adj} :: absolute superlative of libre
licantropía {f} :: lycanthropy
liceal {mf} :: high school student
licencia {f} :: license
licenciado {adj} :: licensed
licenciado {m} :: bachelor (person having the first university degree)
licenciamiento {m} [military] :: discharge
licenciamiento {m} :: licensing
licenciar {v} :: to license
licenciataria {f} :: feminine noun of licenciatario
licenciatario {m} :: licensee
licenciatura {f} :: degree, bachelor, Bachelor's degree (first academic degree)
licenciosidad {f} :: licentiousness
licencioso {adj} :: licentious
liceo {m} [Latin American Spanish] :: secondary school, high school (in some countries)
liceísta {mf} [South America] :: student of a liceo (high school)
Licha {prop} {f} :: given name
Licha {prop} {f} :: given name
liche {m} :: lich
lichi {m} :: lychee (tree)
lichi {m} :: lychee (fruit)
licia {f} :: feminine noun of licio
Licia {prop} :: Lycia (ancient region)
licio {adj} :: Lycian
licio {m} :: Lycian
licitación {f} :: bid
licitador {m} :: bidder
licitadora {f} :: feminine of licitador
licitante {adj} :: bidding
licitante {mf} :: bidder
licitar {v} :: to bid
licitatorio {adj} [attributive] :: bidding
licitud {f} :: legality, lawfulness
licántropa {f} :: feminine noun of licántropo
licántropo {m} :: werewolf, lycanthrope
licofita {f} :: lycopod
licopeno {m} :: lycopene
licor {m} :: liqueur
licorería {f} :: liquor store
licra {f} :: Lycra
lictor {m} :: lictor (official in Ancient Rome)
licuación {f} :: liquefaction
licuado {m} :: smoothie, blended drink made with milk, fruit and usually ice
licuadora {f} :: juicer
licuadora {f} :: blender
licuar {v} :: to puree; to blend; to liquify using a blender
licuefacción {f} :: liquefaction
lid {f} :: lawsuit
lid {f} :: fight
liderar {v} :: to lead
liderato {m} :: leadership (state or position of being a leader)
liderazgo {m} :: leadership
liderear {v} :: alternative spelling of liderar
lideresa {f} :: (female) leader
Lidia {prop} {f} :: Lydia [biblical character]
Lidia {prop} {f} :: given name
lidiador {m} [bullfighting] :: bullfighter
lidiadora {f} :: feminine noun of lidiador
lidiar {v} :: to fight, battle
lidiar {v} [bullfighting] :: to bullfight until the animal dies
lidiar {v} :: to oppose someone
lidiar {v} :: to attempt to negotiate with an annoying person
lidiar {v} :: to argue, litigate
lidio {adj} :: Lydian
lidio {m} :: Lydian
liebre {f} :: hare
Liechtenstein {prop} :: Liechtenstein
liechtensteiniano {adj} :: Of, from, or relating to, Liechtenstein
liechtensteiniano {m} :: Liechtensteiner
Lieja {prop} {f} :: Liège (town and province in Belgium)
liejense {mf} :: A person from Liège
liejense {adj} :: Of or from Liège
liendre {f} :: nit (egg of a louse)
lienzo {m} :: canvas
lienzo {m} :: linen
lienzo {m} :: painting, picture
lifestyle {m} [marketing] :: lifestyle
lifting {m} :: lifting, facelift
liga {f} [politics, general] :: league
liga {f} :: band; suspender (UK), garter (US)
liga {f} [metallurgy] :: alloy, mixture
liga {f} :: mistletoe
liga {f} :: elastic band
ligación {f} :: binding, joining, union
Liga de Campeones {prop} {f} [soccer] :: Champions League (the highest-level European club football tournament)
ligado {m} [typography] :: ligature (character that combines letters)
ligado {m} [music] :: legato
ligadura {f} :: ligature
ligadura {f} :: knot
ligadura {f} :: tying
ligamayorista {m} [baseball] :: major-leaguer
ligamentario {adj} [attributive] :: ligament
ligamento {m} :: ligament
ligamiento {m} :: tying
ligamiento {m} [genetics] :: linkage
ligando {m} [chemistry] :: ligand
ligar {v} :: to flirt
ligar {v} :: to link, join
ligar {v} :: to tie
ligar {v} [colloquial] :: to pull; to score (kiss or have sex)
ligasa {f} [enzyme] :: ligase
ligazón {m} :: link, connection
ligazón {m} :: liaison
ligeramente {adv} :: slightly
ligeramente {adv} :: lightly
ligereza {f} :: agility
ligereza {f} :: lightness, levity
ligereza {f} :: inconstancy, instability
ligerito {adj} :: diminutive of ligero
ligero {adj} :: light, not heavy
ligero de cascos {adj} [idiom] :: reckless; foolhardy
ligerísimo {adj} :: superlative of ligero
light {adj} :: light (low in fat, calories, salt, alcohol, etc.)
light {adj} :: [of cigarettes] light (low in tar, nicotine and other noxious chemicals)
light {adj} :: [by extension] Lacking substance or seriousness; lite
ligón {adj} [colloquial] :: flirty, flirtatious
ligón {m} [colloquial] :: flirt, player, lady's man
lignificación {f} :: lignification
lignina {f} [biochemistry] :: lignin
lignito {m} [geology] :: lignite
ligre {m} :: liger; a species crossbred between a male lion and a female tiger
ligue {m} :: cruising (a concerted effort to find sex) or gay sex
liguero {adj} [attributive] :: league
liguero {m} :: garter belt
liguilla {f} :: small league, play-off competition
liguista {adj} :: of, relating to, or supporting L.D.U. Quito, a soccer club from Quito, Ecuador
liguista {mf} :: A supporter, coach, or player of L.D.U. Quito
ligulado {adj} :: ligulate
Liguria {prop} {f} :: Liguria (region)
ligustro {m} [plant] :: privet
lija {f} :: sandpaper
lijadora {f} :: sander (tool)
lijar {v} :: to sand
like {m} [internet] :: like
likear {v} [Internet] :: to like
lila {f} :: lilac (flower)
lila {f} :: lilac (bush)
lila {m} :: lilac (color)
lila {m} [dated] :: twit; idiot
lila {adj} :: lilac, purple, violet
Lilia {prop} {f} :: given name, equivalent to the English Lilia
Liliana {prop} {f} :: given name, cognate to English Lilian
Liliosa {prop} {f} [archaic] :: given name
Lilongüe {prop} :: Lilongwe (capital of Malawi)
lima {f} :: lime (fruit)
lima {f} [dialectal] :: lemon (fruit)
lima {f} :: file (tool to smoothen a surface)
Lima {prop} {f} :: Lima (capital of Peru)
limaco {m} :: slug (animal)
lima de uñas {f} :: nail file
limadura {f} :: filing (small particle that has been removed by a file)
limar {v} :: to file (with a file or rasp)
limbo {m} [Roman Catholic theology] :: limbo (the place where innocent souls exist)
limbo {m} :: limbo (an in-between place)
limbo {m} [botany] :: blade, edge
limbo {m} [astronomy] :: limb
Limburgo {prop} {m} :: Limburg
limburguesa {f} :: feminine noun of limburgués
limburgués {adj} :: Limburgish
limburgués {m} :: Limburgian
limburgués {m} :: Limburgish (language)
limícola {adj} :: wading (said of birds)
limen {m} [poetic] :: threshold, doorstep
limeño {adj} :: of or from Lima
limeño {m} :: someone from Lima
limerencia {f} :: limerence
limero {m} :: lime (tree)
liminar {adj} :: liminal
limitación {f} :: limitation
limitadamente {adv} :: to a limited extent
limitado {adj} :: limited
limitador {adj} :: limiting
limitante {adj} :: limiting
limitar {vt} :: to limit
limitar {vi} :: to abut
limitar {vi} :: to border
limitarse {v} :: reflexive of limitar
limitativo {adj} :: limiting, restrictive
limite {m} :: limitation; limit
limón {m} :: lemon (fruit)
limón {m} [Mexico, various dialects] :: lime (fruit)
limnóloga {f} :: limnologist
limnólogo {m} :: limnologist
limnología {f} :: limnology
limo {m} :: mud, slime, silt
limolita {f} :: siltstone
limonada {f} :: lemonade
limonado {adj} :: lemon colored or flavored
limoncillo {m} :: mamoncillo
limoncito {m} :: diminutive of limón
limoneno {m} :: limonene
limonense {adj} :: Of or from Limón Province, Costa Rica
limonense {mf} :: An inhabitant of Limón Province, Costa Rica
limonera {f} :: lemon seller
limonero {m} :: lemon seller
limonero {m} :: lemon, lemon tree
limonero {m} [Latin America] :: lime tree [citrus]
limonero {m} :: wagon shaft
limonita {f} [mineral] :: limonite
limosena {f} :: feminine noun of limosnero
limosina {f} :: limousine
limosna {f} :: alms
limosna {f} :: charity; charitable donation
limosnear {v} :: to beg for alms
limosnero {adj} :: charitable
limosnero {m} :: beggar
limoso {adj} :: muddy
limpeña {f} :: feminine noun of limpeño
limpeño {adj} :: Of or from the city of Limpio in Paraguay
limpeño {m} :: An inhabitant of the city of Limpio in Paraguay
limpia {f} :: a cleansing, a cleaning
limpiabotas {m} :: Work that consists in washing shoes and boots
limpiachimeneas {mf} :: chimney sweep
limpiacristales {m} :: window cleaner (person)
limpiacristales {m} :: window cleaner (product)
limpiador {m} :: cleaner (cleansing product)
limpiador {m} :: windscreen wiper, windshield wiper
limpiador {adj} :: cleaning
limpiadora {f} :: feminine noun of limpiador
limpiamente {adv} :: cleanly
limpiaparabrisas {m} :: windshield wiper; windscreen wiper
limpiapipas {m} :: pipe cleaner
limpiaplatos {m} :: washing-up brush
limpiaplatos {m} :: silver hairgrass
limpiaplatos {m} :: Agrostis castellana
limpiaplatos {m} :: Agrostis pourretii
limpiar {v} :: to clean
limpiar {v} :: to wash
limpiarse {v} :: (reflexive of limpiar) to clean oneself
limpiavidrios {m} :: window-cleaning liquid
limpidez {f} :: clearness, limpidity
limpieza {f} :: cleanliness
limpieza {f} :: cleaning
limpieza de sangre {f} :: Pure (usually Iberian) Christian ancestry, absent Muslim or Jewish blood
limpieza étnica {f} :: ethnic cleansing
limpio {adj} :: clean
limpio {adj} [colloquial] :: broke, out of pocket
limpito {adj} :: diminutive of limpio
limítrofe {adj} :: neighboring, bordering
limusina {f} :: limousine, limo
linaje {m} :: ancestry, lineage
linalol {m} [chemistry] :: linalool
linar {m} :: flax field
linarense {adj} :: Of or from Linares, Colombia
linarense {adj} :: Of or from Linares, Jaén
linarense {adj} :: Of or from Linares de la Sierra
linarense {adj} :: Of or from Linares de Mora
linarense {adj} :: Of or from Linares de Riofrío
linarense {adj} :: Of or from Linares, Nuevo León
linarense {mf} :: Someone from Linares (any of the above places)
Linares {prop} :: surname
linaza {f} :: flaxseed, linseed
lince {m} :: lynx
lince ibérico {m} :: Iberian lynx
linchamiento {m} :: lynching
linchar {v} :: to lynch
lindamente {adv} :: prettily
lindano {m} [organic compound] :: lindane
lindante {adj} :: bordering
lindar {vi} :: to abut
lindar {vi} :: to border
lindar {m} :: doorstep; threshold; stoop
linde {mf} :: boundary
lindera {f} :: lindera
lindero {m} :: edge, boundary
lindero {adj} :: adjoining, bordering
lindo {adj} :: pretty
lindísimo {adj} :: superlative of lindo
lindura {f} [Latin America] :: prettiness
line {m} [rugby] :: lineout
lineal {adj} :: linear
Lineal A {prop} {m} :: Linear A
Lineal B {prop} {m} :: Linear B
linealidad {f} :: linearity
linealmente {adv} :: linearly
linealmente independiente {adj} [linear algebra] :: linearly independent
lineamiento {m} :: line, border
linear {adj} [botany] :: linear
linear {v} :: to line
linear {v} :: to outline, to mark out
linebacker {m} :: linebacker
linense {adj} :: Of or from La Línea de la Concepción
linense {mf} :: Someone from La Línea de la Concepción
liner {m} :: liner
lineup {m} :: lineup
linfa {f} :: lymph
linfa {f} [poetic] :: water
linfangitis {f} :: lymphangitis
linfoblasto {m} :: lymphoblast
linfoblástico {adj} :: lymphoblastic
linfocina {f} :: lymphokine
linfocito {m} [cytology, immunology] :: lymphocyte
linfocítico {adj} :: lymphocytic
linfoide {adj} :: lymphoid
linfoma {m} :: lymphoma
linfopoyesis {f} [biology] :: lymphopoiesis
linfotrópico {adj} :: lymphotropic
linfático {adj} :: lymphatic
lingüicidio {mf} :: linguicide
lingüista {mf} :: linguist
lingonberi {m} :: lingonberry
lingote {m} :: ingot
lingüística {f} :: linguistics
lingüística computacional {f} :: computational linguistics
lingüística diacrónica {n} [linguistics] :: diachronic linguistics
lingüística histórica {f} [linguistics] :: historical linguistics
lingüísticamente {adv} :: linguistically
lingüístico {adj} :: linguistic
lingual {adj} :: lingual
linguine {mp} :: alt form linguini
linguini {mp} :: linguine (ribbons of pasta narrower than tagliatelle)
linguinis {mp} :: alt form linguini
linier {m} [sport] :: linesman, assistant referee
liniera {f} :: feminine noun of liniero
liniero {m} [sports] :: lineman
linkbuilding {m} :: link building
linóleo {m} :: linoleum
linneano {adj} :: Linnean
lino {m} :: linen
lino {m} :: flax
linoleato {m} :: linoleate
linoleico {adj} :: linoleic
linolénico {adj} :: linolenic
linotipista {mf} :: linotyper, linotypist
linterna {f} :: lantern
linterna {f} :: flashlight, torch
linterna de Aristóteles {f} [zoology] :: Aristotle's lantern (jaws of sea urchins)
linterna eléctrica {f} :: flashlight
linterna mágica {f} :: magic lantern
liofilización {f} :: freeze-drying, lyophilisation
liofilizadora {f} :: a freeze-drying machine, a lyophilizer
Liorna {prop} {f} :: Liorna (city)
Liorno {prop} {f} :: alt form Liorna
lipasa {f} [enzyme] :: lipase
lipídico {adj} :: lipidic; of or pertaining to lipids
lipólisis {f} :: lipolysis
lipo {m} :: lipo
lipoatrofia {f} :: lipoatrophy
lipoescultura {f} :: liposculpture
lipoico {adj} :: lipoic
lipoinyección {f} :: lipoinjection
lipoma {m} [oncology] :: lipoma
lipooxigenasa {f} [enzyme] :: lipooxygenase
lipopolisacárido {m} [organic compound] :: lipopolysaccharide
lipoproteína {f} :: lipoprotein
liposoluble {adj} :: liposoluble
liposoma {m} :: liposome
liposucción {f} :: liposuction
lipotimia {f} [medical] :: collapse
lipstick {m} :: lipstick
liquen {m} :: lichen
liquenificación {f} [dermatology] :: lichenification
liquenización {f} [lichenology] :: lichenization
liquenización {f} [dermatology] :: lichenification
liquenizar {v} :: to lichenize
liquenología {f} :: lichenology
liquidación {f} :: sale, liquidation sale, clearance sale, closeout sale (sale of goods at reduced prices)
liquidacionista {mf} :: liquidationist
liquidador {m} :: liquidator (one who liquidates)
liquidadora {f} :: liquidator
liquidar {v} :: to liquidate (to settle a debt)
liquidar {v} :: to liquidate (to settle the affairs of a company)
liquidar {v} :: to liquidate (to convert assets into cash)
liquidar {v} :: to liquefy
liquidez {f} :: liquidity
liquidámbar {m} :: liquidambar, sweetgum
liquénico {adj} :: lichenic
lira {f} :: lyre
lira {f} :: lira (former currency of Italy)
Lira {prop} {f} :: Lyra (constellation)
lirio {m} :: flag (plant)
lirio {m} :: iris (plant)
lirio {m} :: lily (flower)
lirio de mar {m} :: sea lily
lirismo {m} :: lyricism
lirón {m} :: dormouse
lirón careto {m} :: garden dormouse
lirondo {adj} :: only in mondo y lirondo
lis {f} :: synonym of lirio
lis {f} :: synonym of flor de lis
lisa {f} :: mullet, white mullet
Lisboa {prop} {f} :: Lisbon (capital of Portugal)
lisboeta {adj} :: From Lisbon
lisboeta {adj} :: Of or relating to Lisbon
lisboeta {mf} :: A native of Lisbon; Lisboner
Liselotte {prop} {f} :: given name
lisiar {v} :: to cripple
lisión {f} [obsolete] :: injury; wound
lisina {f} [amino acid] :: lysine
lisis {f} [chemistry] :: lysis
liso {adj} :: smooth
liso {adj} :: plain
liso {adj} :: flat
liso {adj} :: flat-chested (woman)
liso {adj} :: straight
lisonja {f} :: flattering comment
lisonjeador {m} :: flatterer
lisonjeadora {f} :: feminine noun of lisonjeador
lisonjear {v} :: to flatter; to wheedle; to fawn
lisonjear {v} :: to delight; to please
lisonjear {v} :: to pay compliments to
lisonjera {f} :: feminine noun of lisonjero
lisonjeramente {adv} :: flatteringly, fawningly
lisonjero {m} :: flatterer, fawner
lisonjero {adj} :: flattering, fawning
lisonjero {adj} :: pleasing, agreeable
lisonjero {adj} :: complimentary
lisosoma {m} [cytology] :: lysosome
lisosomal {adj} :: lysosomal
lisozima {f} [enzyme] :: lysozyme
lisérgico {adj} :: lysergic
lista {f} :: a list, roll
lista {f} :: a stripe
lista de correo {f} :: mailing list
lista de reproducción {f} :: playlist
lista de seguimiento {f} :: watchlist
lista de éxitos {f} [music] :: chart, hit parade
listado {adj} :: readied
listado {m} :: list
listado {m} :: skipjack (official term)
lista negra {f} :: blacklist
listar {v} :: to list
listeriosis {f} :: listeriosis
listeza {f} :: cleverness
listilla {f} :: feminine noun of listillo
listillo {m} [colloquial] :: smart aleck, smartass
listín {m} :: list of highlights
listín {m} :: telephone book
listón {m} :: lath
listón {m} :: strip
listón {m} :: batten, slat
listón {m} [sports] :: bar, crossbar
listón {m} :: ribbon
listón {m} [figurative] :: bar
listo {adj} :: clever [with ser]
listo {adj} :: ready [with estar]
listo {adj} :: alert
listo {interj} :: get set! (before starting a race)
listo {interj} :: that's it! (it's finished!)
listísimo {adj} :: superlative of listo
lisura {f} :: smoothness, calmness
lisura {f} :: smoothness, flatness
lisura {f} :: sincerity
lisura {f} [Latin America] :: cheeky remark, disrespectful comment
-lita {suffix} [geology] :: -lite
litar {v} :: to make a sacrifice in order to please the gods
litera {f} :: bunk
literal {adj} :: literal
literalidad {f} :: literalness
literalmente {adv} :: literally
literalmente {adv} :: verbatim
literariamente {adv} :: In a literary manner
literario {adj} :: literary
literata {f} :: feminine noun of literato
literato {m} :: literatus, man of letters
literatura {f} :: literature
litófilo {m} :: lithophile
litógrafa {f} :: feminine noun of litógrafo
litógrafo {m} :: lithographer
litiasis {f} :: lithiasis
litigante {adj} [law] :: litigating
litigante {mf} [law] :: litigant
litigar {v} :: to litigate
litigio {m} :: litigation, lawsuit
litigiosidad {f} :: litigiousness
litigioso {adj} :: litigious
litio {m} :: lithium
litispendencia {f} :: lis pendens
lito- {prefix} :: litho-
-lito {suffix} :: -lith, -lite
Lito {prop} {m} :: given name
litografía {f} :: lithography
litografía {f} :: lithograph
litográfico {adj} :: lithographic
litológico {adj} :: lithological
litología {f} [geology] :: lithology
litoral {adj} :: coastal
litoral {m} :: coast; coastline
litoralense {adj} :: Of or from Litoral de San Juan, Venezuela
litoralense {mf} :: Someone from Litoral de San Juan, Venezuela
litorlanse {adj} :: Of or related to Deportivo La Guaira Fútbol Club, a football team from Caracas
litorlanse {mf} :: Someone who plays for, or supports, Deportivo La Guaira Fútbol Club
litosiderito {m} :: stony-iron meteorite
litote {f} :: Litotes, understatement.
litotomía {f} :: lithotomy
litotripsia {f} :: lithotripsy
litúrgico {adj} :: liturgical
litro {m} [SI units] :: litre; liter [US]
litrona {f} :: bottle of size one liter
litósfera {f} [geology] :: lithosphere
lituana {f} :: feminine noun of lituano
Lituania {prop} {f} :: Lithuania
lituano {adj} :: Lithuanian (from or native to Lithuania)
lituano {adj} :: Lithuanian (pertaining to Lithuania)
lituano {m} :: a Lithuanian
lituano {m} :: the Lithuanian language
Litueche {prop} {m} :: Litueche
liturgia {f} :: liturgy
liturgia {f} :: ritual
Liubliana {prop} {f} :: Ljubljana (capital city of Slovenia)
livermorio {m} :: livermorium
Liverpool {prop} {m} :: Liverpool
liviandad {f} :: lightness
liviandad {f} :: triviality, frivolity
liviano {adj} :: light (not heavy)
liviano {adj} :: free-spirited
livianísimo {adj} :: superlative of liviano
lividez {f} :: paleness, whiteness
living {m} :: living room
livone {mf} :: Livonian; a person from Livonia
livonia {f} :: feminine noun of livonio
Livonia {prop} {f} :: Livonia (historical region)
livonio {m} :: Livonian (language)
livonio {m} :: Livonian (person)
livor {m} :: a bluish color
livor {m} :: malice, malignity
livor {m} [archaic, literary] :: bruise
Livorno {prop} {f} :: Livorno (province/and/city)
lixiviación {f} [chemistry] :: leaching
lixosa {f} [carbohydrate] :: lyxose
liza {f} [formal] :: battle, fight
liza {f} [historical] :: palaestra
liza {f} :: list (field of combat); joust
ll {letter} :: elle, the 14th letter of the Spanish alphabet, after l and before m
Ll {letter} :: The 14th letter of the Spanish alphabet
LL {letter} :: elle, the 14th letter of the Spanish alphabet, after L and before M
llaga {f} :: wound
llaga {f} :: sore
llaga {f} :: ulcer
llagar {v} :: to wound
llajua {f} :: A spicy sauce from Bolivia, made from locotos
llajwa {f} :: A spicy sauce from Bolivia, made from locotos
llama {f} :: flame
llama {f} :: llama (camelid mammal)
llamada {f} :: call
llamada a la oración {f} [Islam] :: call to prayer
llamado {adj} :: called
llamado {m} :: call
llamador {m} :: door knocker
llamador {m} :: caller
llamador {m} :: messenger
llamamiento {m} :: call, appeal
llamamiento {m} [legal] :: bequest (of personal property), devise (of real property)
llamante {mf} :: caller
llamar {v} :: to summon
llamar {v} :: to call (on the telephone)
llamar {v} :: to knock (on a door)
llamar {v} :: to ring (a doorbell)
llamar {v} :: to refer to
llamar {v} :: to appeal; to attract
llamar {vr} :: to be called
llamar {vr} [Spain, colloquial] :: to cost
llamarada {f} :: sudden flare-up, blaze
llamarada {f} :: flushing
llamarada de petate {f} [idiomatic] :: flash in the pan
llamar al pan, pan, y al vino, vino {v} [idiom] :: to call a spade a spade
llamar a quintas {v} [idiomatic] :: to call up (to the army)
llamar la atención {v} [idiomatic] :: to attract attention
llamarse {v} :: (reflexive of llamar) to be called (to call oneself)
Llamas {prop} :: A name of several localities in Asturias, Spain
Llamas {prop} :: surname, the 544th most common in Mexico and 428th most common in Spain
llamativa {f} :: flamboyant
llamativamente {adv} :: horrifically
llamativo {adj} :: striking, showy
llamativo {adj} :: (said of food) dry; inducing thirst
llameante {adj} :: flaming, blazing
llamear {v} :: to blaze
llamita {f} :: diminutive of llama
llana {f} :: trowel
llanamente {adv} :: candidly
llanera {f} :: feminine noun of llanero
llanerense {adj} :: Of or from Llanera
llanerense {mf} :: Someone from Llanera
llanero {m} :: (South America) plainsman, cowboy, llanero
Llanes {prop} :: A coastal town in eastern Asturias
llaneza {m} :: plainness
llaneza {m} :: frankness
llaneza {m} :: simplicity
llanisco {adj} :: Of or from Llanes
llanisco {m} :: Someone from Llanes
llanista {adj} :: Of or from Los Llanos
llanito {adj} :: Gibraltarian
llanito {m} :: Gibraltarian
llano {adj} :: even; flat; level
llano {adj} :: plain
llano {adj} :: straightforward
llano {m} :: a plain (an open, grassy, mostly treeless land)
llanta {f} :: obsolete form of planta
llanta {f} :: tyre rim
llanta {f} [Latin America] :: tyre
llanta {f} [idiomatic, Mexico] :: fat, protruding belly
llantería {f} :: tire yard
llantera {f} :: sobbing; weeping; big cry
llantero {m} :: Someone who works in a tire shop or tire yard
llantén {m} :: plantain (plant of the genus Plantago)
llantén {m} :: ribwort plantain (Plantago lanceolata)
llantén menor {m} :: ribwort (Plantago lanceolata or Plantago major)
llanto {m} :: crying
llanura {f} [landforms] :: plain
Llanura de las Jarras {prop} {f} :: Plain of Jars (plateau in Laos)
llapingacho {m} [Ecuador] :: A pancake made with potato and cheese
llave {f} :: key (to open doors)
llave {f} :: key (of musical instrument)
llave {f} :: key (in heraldry)
llave {f} :: spanner, wrench
llave {f} :: faucet, tap
llave {f} :: curly bracket
llave {f} :: switch (to open doors)
llave {f} :: chokehold
llaveado {v} :: past participle of llavear
llavear {v} [Argentina] :: to lock
llave de cierre {f} :: stopcock
llave inglesa {f} :: spanner (hand tool for adjusting nuts and bolts)
llavero {m} :: keyring
llavero {m} :: person in charge of keys for a given location (e.g. a jail, church, palace, etc.)
llavija {f} [regional] :: alternative form of clavija
llavín {m} :: small key
lleca {f} [vesre] :: street
llegada {f} :: arrival
llegadero {m} :: end; end of the road
llegador {m} [cycling] :: sprint finisher
llegar {vi} :: to arrive, get (to)
llegar {vi} :: to be sufficient
llegar a final de mes {v} [idiomatic] :: to make ends meet
llegar a fin de mes {v} [idiom] :: to make ends meet
llegar a la suela del zapato {v} [idiomatic, usually in the negative] :: To not compare to, to have nothing on
llegar al llegadero {v} [Venezuela] :: to reach the point of no return
llegarse {v} :: reflexive of llegar
llegar y besar {v} :: alternative form of llegar y besar el santo
llegar y besar el santo {v} [idiomatic] :: To do something super-quickly, in a flash
llello {m} [Latin America, slang] :: coke; cocaine
llenadera {f} :: limit (to tell when something is full or when something is enough)
llenador {adj} :: filling
llenar {v} :: to fill something up
llenar {v} :: to fill out or complete a form
llenar {v} :: to complete a group
llenarse {vr} :: to gorge oneself
llenito {adj} :: diminutive of lleno
llenito {adj} :: chubby; plump
lleno {adj} :: full
llenísimo {adj} :: jam-packed, crowded
llesca {f} [slang] :: weed, dope (marijuana)
lleísmo {m} :: the practice of distinguishing the Spanish sounds represented by the letter ye ("y") and the letter elle ("ll")
llevadero {adj} :: tolerable
llevadero {adj} :: entertaining
llevar {vt} :: to take, carry, take away, carry away, bring (implies to move something further from who speaks)
llevar {vt} :: to lead away; to take (implies moving someone further from the speaker)
llevar {vt} :: to have spent time, have been
llevar {vt} :: to wear (short form of llevar puesto)
llevar {vt} :: to have, include (have as a component, part, accesory or ingredient)
llevar a cabo {v} :: carry out, fulfill, accomplish
llevar adelante {v} [idiom] :: to carry out, carry through
llevar a gala {v} [idiomatic] :: to pride oneself on
llevar al huerto {vt} [idiomatic] :: to twist someone's arm
llevar al huerto {vt} [idiomatic] :: to get into someone's pants
llevar el paso {v} :: to keep time
llevar los pantalones {v} [idiomatic] :: to wear the trousers
llevar puesto {v} :: to wear
llevarse {v} :: to wear
llevarse {v} [colloquial] :: to be in, to be fashionable
llevarse a la boca {vt} [idiom] :: to have (something) to eat
llevarse como el perro y el gato {v} [simile] :: to get on like cats and dogs
llevarse el gato al agua {v} [idiomatic] :: to pull it off (succeed)
llevarse la palma {v} [idiomatic] :: to win, run away with the prize
llevarse por delante {v} [idiomatic] :: to mow down
llobaca {m} [vesre] :: horse
Llobregat {prop} {m} :: A river running through Catalonia
llorar {vi} :: to cry, to weep
llorar {vt} :: to mourn
Llorente {prop} :: surname
llorera {f} :: weep, gushing of tears, bout of crying
llorica {adj} :: whining
llorica {mf} :: crybaby (one who whines or complains)
lloriquear {v} :: to cry a little
lloriqueo {m} :: whimper
lloriqueo {m} :: whining
llorón {m} :: crybaby
lloro {m} :: cry; weep
llorona {f} :: (female) crybaby
lloroncito {adj} :: diminutive of llorón
lloroso {adj} :: weeping
lloroso {adj} :: mournful, sad
llovedizo {adj} :: leaky
llover {vi} [impersonal] :: to rain
llover a cántaros {v} [idiomatic] :: To pour; to rain heavily; to rain cats and dogs
llover a mares {v} [idiomatic] :: To pour; to rain heavily; to rain cats and dogs
llovido del cielo {adv} [idiomatic] :: out of thin air
llovizna {f} :: drizzle
lloviznar {vi} [impersonal] :: to lightly rain; to drizzle
llueva o truene {adv} [idiomatic] :: come rain or shine (regardless of the circumstances)
llueva, truene o relampaguee {adv} [idiomatic] :: come rain or shine (regardless of the circumstances)
lluvia {f} :: rain
lluvia ácida {f} :: acid rain
lluvia de estrellas {f} :: A meteor shower
lluvia de ideas {f} :: brainstorm
lluvia de meteoros {f} :: A meteor shower
lluvioso {adj} :: rainy
límbico {adj} [anatomy] :: limbic
lámina {f} [botany, anatomy] :: lamina
lámina {f} [botany] :: blade
lámina {f} :: engraving
lámina {f} :: slap, sheet
lámina {f} [geology] :: sill
límite {m} :: limit, threshold
límnico {adj} :: limnic
lámpada {f} :: obsolete spelling of lámpara
lámpara {f} :: lamp
lámpara {f} :: torch, flashlight
límpido {adj} :: limpid, clear
lémur {m} :: lemur
línea {f} :: line (mathematics, art, electricity or telephone)
línea {f} :: individual script, dialogue for each actor (theatre and TV)
línea {f} :: command, order (government and enterprises)
línea {f} :: government policy, government action (e.g. línea dura = hard or strict government policy)
línea {f} :: a thin, long dose of cocaine (slang)
línea blanca {f} :: white goods
línea de crédito {f} :: line of credit
línea de demarcación {f} :: demarcation line
línea de flotación {f} [nautical] :: water line
línea de Schreger {f} [usually in the plural] :: Schreger line
línea de tiempo {f} :: time line
línea eléctrica {f} :: power line
línea fija {f} :: landline (fixed telephone communications cable)
Líneas de Nazca {prop} {fp} :: Nazca Lines (geoglyphs in Peru)
lánguidamente {adv} :: languidly
lánguido {adj} :: languid, weak
léntico {adj} :: lentic
lúnula {f} [geometry] :: lunula
lo {art} :: neuter definite article used to make abstract nouns from adjectives; the
lo {pron} :: Accusative of él, ello, and usted (when referring to a man); him, it, you (formal)
lo {pron} :: impersonal neuter pronoun; it, that
lío {m} :: huddle
lío {m} :: trouble, hassle, problem, mess
lío {m} :: bundle
lío {m} [colloquial] :: lover, bit on the side
loa {f} :: praise
loable {adj} :: laudable
loablemente {adv} :: laudably, commendably
loar {v} :: to praise
loba {f} :: feminine noun of lobo, a she-wolf
loba {f} [slang] :: a fox: an attractive woman
loba {f} [slang] :: a bitch: a prostitute
lobagante {m} [obsolete] :: European lobster
lobal {adj} :: lobal
Lobamba {prop} :: Lobamba (traditional and legislative capital of Swaziland)
lo barato sale caro {proverb} :: cheap objects or solutions can end up being expensive, because they don’t last as long, require high maintenance or are inefficient
lobato {m} :: a wolf cub, a wolfling
lobbista {mf} :: lobbyist
lobby {m} :: lobby (group of people who try to influence public officials)
lobero {m} :: wolfhound
lobezno {m} :: wolf cub
lobi {m} :: lobby
lobina {f} :: European sea bass
lobisón {m} :: werewolf
lobista {mf} :: lobbyist
lobita {f} :: diminutive of loba
lobo {m} :: wolf
lobo del mar {m} :: seal
lobo del mar {m} :: sea lion
lobo de Tasmania {m} :: thylacine
lobo marino {m} :: seal
lobo marino {m} :: sea lion
lobo marino {m} :: seadog
lobotomía {f} [surgery] :: lobotomy
lobreguez {f} :: darkness
lobreguez {f} :: gloominess
lo bueno, si breve {proverb} :: alternative form of lo bueno, si breve, dos veces bueno
lo bueno, si breve, dos veces bueno {proverb} :: the shorter, the better
lobulado {adj} :: lobate
lobular {adj} :: lobar
lobular {adj} :: lobular
lobulillar {adj} :: lobular
lobulillo {m} :: lobule
lobuno {adj} :: lupine, wolflike, wolfish
loca {f} :: feminine noun of loco
loca {f} [slang] :: an effeminate man or boy
loca {f} [slang] :: a very flirtatious homosexual man or boy
locación {f} :: rental, leasing
local {adj} :: local
local {m} :: premises, rooms
local {m} :: (Mexico) store or other retail unit in a shopping center
localía {f} [sport] :: state of playing at home; home advantage
local de alterne {f} :: hostess bar
localidad {f} :: place, locality
localismo {m} :: localism
localista {adj} :: local, localist
localizable {adj} :: available
localización {f} :: finding, location
localización {f} :: localization
localizado {adj} :: located
localizador {m} :: localizer
localizadora {f} :: feminine noun of localizador
localizar {vt} :: to find
localizar {vt} :: to localize, locate
localizar {vr} :: to be located, localized
localmente {adv} :: locally
locamente {adv} :: madly, crazily
locataria {f} :: feminine of locatario
locatario {m} :: tenant, renter
locativo {adj} :: locative
locativo {m} :: locative
locera {f} [colloquial, Honduras and Venezuela] :: A woman who makes or sells items made of china.
locero {m} [colloquial, Honduras and Venezuela] :: One who makes or sells items made of china.
locha {f} :: loach (freshwater fish)
Lochkoviense {prop} {m} :: Lochkovian
loción {f} :: lotion
locker {m} :: locker
loco {adj} :: crazy, insane, mad [asserting that something is out of place in the head]
loco {adj} :: rash, risky, imprudent
loco {adj} :: tremendous, terrific, huge, enormous
loco {adj} :: overgrown, rambling
loco {adj} :: loose [pipe fittings, pulley]
loco {adj} :: sexy [only with "ser" ex. soy loco]
loco {m} [pejorative] :: a crazy person
loco {m} :: a highly affected homosexual; fruit
loco {m} :: a plant in the genus Astragalus or Oxytropis
loco {m} [Chile] :: Chilean edible gastropod mollusk resembling abalone but is, in fact, a muricid (Concholepas concholepas)
loco de remate {adj} :: stark raving mad
locomoción {f} :: locomotion
locomoción {f} :: transportation
locomotora {f} :: engine, locomotive
locos y niños dicen la verdad {phrase} [idiom] :: Children and crazy people tell what's true, meaning they have no inhibition to express how they see things
locrio {m} :: dish made from rice cooked with meat
locro {m} :: A stew consisting of squash, common beans, corn and/or potatoes, sometimes with meat
locuacidad {f} :: loquacity, talkativeness, garrulity, flippancy
locuaz {adj} :: loquacious
locución {f} :: idiom
locución adverbial {f} :: adverbial phrase
locura {f} [uncountable] :: madness, craziness
locura {f} [countable] :: an act of madness
Locura de Marzo {prop} {f} [basketball] :: March Madness
locurón {m} :: augmentative of locura
locus {m} [genetics] :: locus
locutar {v} :: to speak (on the radio or on a recording)
locutor {m} [media] :: announcer, newscaster, newsreader, commentator
locutora {f} :: feminine of locutor
locutorio {m} :: call shop
lodazal {m} :: A muddy place; morass, mire, mudhole
loden {m} :: loden
lodo {m} :: mud; muck; mire
lodosano {adj} :: Of or from Lodosa
lodosano {m} :: Someone from Lodosa
lodoso {adj} :: muddy, boggy
lofóforo {m} [zoology] :: lophophore
lofocito {m} [cytology] :: lophocyte
lofotrocozoo {m} [zoology] :: lophotrochozoan
loft {m} :: loft
-logía {suffix} :: -logy, -ology
logana {f} :: loganberry
loganberi {m} :: loganberry
logar {vt} [archaic] :: to rent
logaritmo {m} :: logarithm
logarítmico {adj} :: logarithmic
logia {f} :: lodge (Freemasons)
login {m} :: login
-logo {suffix} :: -logist (one who studies)
logomaquia {f} :: logomachy (dispute over the meaning of words)
logopeda {mf} :: speech therapist
logopedia {f} :: speech therapy, logopedics
logorreico {adj} :: logorrheic
logotipo {m} :: A logo
logotipo {m} :: A mascot
logrado {adj} :: successful
lograr {vt} :: to get; to obtain
lograr {vt} :: to achieve
lograrse {v} :: to be successful
logro {m} :: attainment, success
logro {m} [video games] :: achievement
logroñesa {f} :: feminine noun of logroñés
Logroño {prop} {m} :: Logroño (city/capital)
logroñés {adj} :: Of or from Logroño
logroñés {m} :: Someone from Logroño
logística {f} :: logistics
logísticamente {adv} :: logistically
logístico {adj} :: logistical
Loira {prop} {m} :: Loire (river)
Loira {prop} {m} :: Loire (department)
lojana {f} :: feminine noun of lojano
lojano {adj} :: Of or from the province or city of Loja Province, Ecuador
lojano {m} :: An inhabitant of the province or city of Loja Province, Ecuador
lola {f} [colloquial, Chile] :: girl
lola {f} [colloquial, usually in plural, Mexico] :: breasts, bosom, boobies, knockers
Lola {prop} {f} :: given name
Loles {prop} {f} :: A diminutive of the female given name Dolores
Loli {prop} {f} :: A diminutive of the female given name Dolores
Lolita {prop} {f} :: given name
lolo {adj} [colloquial, Chile] :: young, teen, juvenile (person)
lolo {m} [colloquial, Chile] :: kid, boy, girl
Lolol {prop} {m} :: Lolol
Lomé {prop} :: Lomé (capital of Togo)
loma {f} [geography] :: a long hill or mountain
loma {f} [geography] :: a low hill
loma {f} [urbanism] :: suburb
lomada {f} :: hill; hillock
lombarda {f} :: feminine noun of lombardo
Lombardía {prop} {f} :: Lombardy
lombardo {adj} :: Lombard
lombardo {m} :: Lombard
lombricultura {f} :: worm farming
lombriz {f} :: worm
lombriz de tierra {m} :: earthworm
lombriz solitaria {f} :: tapeworm
lomerío {m} :: highland
lomita {f} :: diminutive of loma
lomitería {f} :: A restaurant selling lomitos
lomito {m} :: diminutive of lomo
lomito {m} :: steak sandwich
lomo {m} :: back (the rear of body)
lomo {m} :: crease
lomo {m} :: loin
lomo {m} [Latin America, colloquial] :: flesh
lomo {m} :: the back cover or last page of a book
lomo saltado {m} :: A Peruvian dish consisting of steak strips, fried potatoes, spices and other ingredients
lo más mínimo {adv} [idiomatic] :: (not) in the slightest
lona {f} :: canvas
lona {f} :: sail cloth
lona {f} :: cotton duck
lona {f} :: tarpaulin
loncha {f} :: slice
loncha {f} :: slab
lonche {m} [Latin America] :: a light meal or snack taken at noon or in the afternoon
lonche {m} [Peru] :: tea (light meal with tea or coffee)
lonche {m} [Mexico] :: a sandwich on a roll, a torta
lonchear {v} :: to slice, slice up
lonchera {f} :: lunchbox
lonchería {f} :: snack bar
lonco {m} :: lonco
londinense {adj} :: Of or pertaining to London
londinense {mf} :: Londoner
Londres {prop} {m} :: London
longa {f} [music] :: longa
longaniza {f} :: pork sausage
longaniza {f} [slang] :: wiener, dick (penis)
longevidad {f} :: longevity
longevo {adj} :: long-lived, long-living, that lives for a long time
longicornio {adj} :: Having long horns, or long hornlike appendages
longitud {f} :: length
longitud {f} :: longitude
longitud de onda {f} :: wavelength
longitudinal {adj} :: longitudinal (relating to length or longitude)
longitudinal {adj} :: longitudinal (sampling data over time)
longitudinalmente {adv} :: longitudinally
longividente {adj} [obsolete] :: long-living
longko {m} :: alternative form of lonco
longobarda {f} :: feminine noun of longobardo
longobardo {adj} :: Lombard
longobardo {m} :: Lombard
lonja {f} :: slice, rasher
lonja {f} :: beer belly
lonja {f} :: market (especially, for fish)
lontananza {f} :: distance
look {m} [colloquial] :: Look; style, appearance
loor {m} [literary, formal] :: praise
Lope {prop} {m} :: given name
lopezobradorista {adj} :: Of, relating to, or supporting, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Mexican politician
lopezobradorista {mf} :: A supporter of Andrés Manuel López Obrador
lo primero es lo primero {phrase} :: first things first (let's deal with matters of highest priority first)
lo que {pron} :: what (the thing that)
lo que {pron} :: whatever
lo que {pron} :: which (pronoun refering to a clause)
loquear {v} :: to act foolishly
lo que digas {phrase} :: whatever you say
lo que no mata, engorda {proverb} :: That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
loquera {f} :: feminine noun of loquero
loquero {m} [colloquial, deprecative] :: A shrink (psychologist or psychiatrist)
loquerío {m} [Chile, Peru] :: kerfuffle
lo que sea {adv} [sometimes dismissively] :: whatever
loquios {m} :: lochia
loquito {adj} :: diminutive of loco
loquito {m} :: diminutive of loco
loquísimo {adj} :: superlative of loco
lorazepam {m} :: lorazepam
lorículo {m} :: hanging parrot
lord {m} :: lord (British title)
lordosis {f} [pathology] :: lordosis
Lorena {prop} {f} :: Lorena (region)
Lorena {prop} {f} :: given name transferred from the place name
Lorenza {prop} {f} :: given name, feminine form of Lorenzo
Lorenzana {prop} :: surname
Lorenzo {prop} {m} :: given name, equivalent to Laurence
Lorenzo {prop} {m} :: surname
Lorenzo {prop} {m} :: The letter L in the Spanish phonetic alphabet
Lorenzo {prop} {m} :: Name given to the sun
loretana {f} :: feminine noun of loretano
loretano {adj} :: Of or from the Loreto Region, Peru
loretano {m} :: Someone from the Loreto Region, Peru
loricífero {m} [zoology] :: loriciferan
loriga {f} :: mail, chain mail
loriga {f} :: bard (armor for a horse)
loro {m} :: parrot, parakeet
loro {m} :: a chatterbox
loroco {m} :: loroco vine, Fernaldia pandurata
loroco {m} :: loroco flowers, commonly used in pupusas
loro tricahue {m} :: burrowing parrot (Cyanoliseus patagonus)
lorquiano {adj} :: Lorcan (of or relating to Federico García Lorca)
lorquina {f} :: feminine noun of lorquino
lorquino {adj} :: Of or from Lorca
lorquino {m} :: Someone from Lorca
lorza {f} :: frill
lorza {f} :: wrinkle
los {art} :: the
los {pron} :: Accusative of ellos and ustedes (when referring to more than one man); them, you all (formal)
los {pron} :: Plural masculine or neuter pronoun, e.g. los que no hablan, "those who do not speak"
losa {f} :: flagstone, slab, tile
Losada {prop} :: surname
losange {m} :: rhombus
losange {m} [heraldiccharge] :: lozenge
losartan {m} :: losartan
los casis no cuentan {proverb} :: almost doesn't count
los cuales {pron} :: which
loseta {f} :: (small) tile
lo siento {interj} :: sorry
losiento {interj} :: informal form of lo siento
loísmo {m} :: The standard practice of using lo/la as direct object pronouns when referring to people, instead of the nonstandard le
Los Ángeles {prop} :: Los Angeles (major city in southern California)
Los Ángeles {prop} :: A city in Chile
Lot {prop} {m} :: Lot (Biblical character)
lote {m} :: lot (chance assignement)
lote {m} :: lot, claim
lote {m} :: plot (of land)
lote {m} [production] :: batch
lote {m} [informatics] :: batch
loteador {m} :: An owner of a lote
lotear {vt} :: to distribute into lots
loteo {m} :: lot (distinct portion or plot of land)
lotería {f} :: lottery
lotera {f} :: lottery-ticket seller
lotero {m} :: lottery-ticket seller
lotófaga {f} :: lotus eater
lotófago {m} :: lotus eater
lotificación {f} :: subdivision of land
lotificar {v} [Central America] :: to divide up into lots
lotización {f} [Latin America] :: dividing up into lots
loto {m} :: lotus
Lourdes {prop} {f} :: given name
Lovaina {prop} {f} :: Leuven/Louvain (Belgian city)
loza {f} :: earthenware
loza {f} :: dishes, dishware
loza {f} :: porcelain, china
loza {f} :: ceramic floor tile
Lozada {prop} :: Lozada (locality)
Lozada {prop} :: surname
lozanía {f} :: vigor, vitality
lozano {adj} :: fresh; lush
lozano {adj} :: healthy-looking
Lozano {prop} {m} :: surname
Lípetsk {prop} {m} :: Lipetsk (city in Russia)
López {prop} :: surname
lápida {f} :: tombstone, gravestone
lípido {m} [organic compound] :: lipid
lápiz {m} :: pencil
lápiz de labios {m} :: lipstick
lápiz labial {m} :: lipstick
lúpulo {m} :: hop plant
LQSA {initialism} :: La que se avecina, a Spanish sitcom
líquido {adj} :: liquid
líquido {m} :: liquid
líquido cefalorraquídeo {m} :: cerebrospinal fluid
líquido cerebroespinal {m} :: cerebrospinal fluid
lúrex {m} :: Lurex
líricamente {adv} :: lyrically
lírico {adj} :: lyrical, lyric
Lérida {prop} {f} :: Lérida (province)
Lérida {prop} {f} :: Lérida (city)
Lérida {prop} {f} :: The letter L in the Spanish phonetic alphabet
líridas {fp} :: Lyrids
lésbico {adj} :: lesbian
láser {m} :: laser
lástima {f} :: a pity
LTA {prop} [Argentina] :: La Tenes Adentro
látex {m} :: latex
lítico {adj} :: lithic
látigo {m} :: whip
lítotes {f} :: alt form litote
Luanda {prop} :: Luanda
Lubiano {prop} {m} :: Lubiano (village)
Lubiano {prop} {m} :: surname
lubina {f} :: sea bass
lubricación {f} :: lubrication
lubricante {m} :: lubricant
lubricar {v} :: to lubricate
lubricidad {f} :: slipperiness
lubrificación {f} :: lubrication
lubrificante {m} :: lubricant
lubrificar {v} :: to lubricate
luca {f} [Chile, colloquial] :: thousand pesos
Lucía {prop} {f} :: given name
lucana {f} :: feminine noun of lucano
lucano {adj} :: Lucanian
lucano {m} :: Lucanian
Lucano {prop} {m} :: Lucan
Lucas {prop} {m} :: Luke [biblical character]
Lucas {prop} {m} :: Luke [book of the Bible]
Lucas {prop} {m} :: given name
lucaya {f} :: feminine noun of lucayo
lucayo {adj} :: Lucayan
lucayo {m} :: Lucayan
lucecita {f} :: diminutive of luz
lucense {adj} :: Of or pertaining to Lugo
lucense {mf} :: Someone from Lugo
Lucerna {prop} {f} :: Lucerne (city and canton)
lucernario {m} :: skylight
lucero {m} :: luminary (natural light-giving body)
lucero {m} :: brilliance, luster
Lucero {prop} {m} :: surname
lucífero {adj} [poetic] :: bright, radiant, dazzling, luminous, giving off light
lucífero {m} :: the morningstar, daystar, planet Venus
lucha {f} :: fight
lucha {f} :: struggle
lucha {f} [sport, martial art] :: wrestling
Lucha {prop} {f} :: given name, Luz María or María de la Luz
Lucha {prop} {f} :: given name, María Luisa
luchador {adj} :: fighting
luchador {m} :: fighter
luchador {m} :: wrestler
luchadora {f} :: feminine noun of luchador
lucha en lodo {f} :: mudwrestling
lucha grecorromana {f} [martial arts] :: Greco-Roman wrestling
lucha libre {f} [martial arts] :: freestyle wrestling, including professional wrestling
luchar {v} :: to fight
lucharniego {adj} [hunting, of dogs] :: nocturnal
luchita {f} :: diminutive of lucha
Lucho {prop} {m} :: Nickname for Luis
luchístico {adj} [attributive] :: wrestling
Luciana {prop} {f} :: given name, feminine form of Luciano
Luciano {prop} {m} :: given name, cognate to Lucian
Luciano {prop} {m} :: Lucian, the Sophist
lucidez {f} :: lucidity, lucidness
lucidor {adj} :: shiny
luciente {adj} :: shining
Lucifer {prop} :: Lucifer
luciferino {adj} :: satanic; devilish
lucimiento {m} :: wearing, sporting
lución {m} :: slowworm
lucio {m} :: pike (any carnivorous freshwater fish of the genus Esox)
lucio {m} :: slowworm
lucio {adj} :: bright, luminous
lucio {adj} :: shiny
lucir {v} :: to shine
lucir {v} :: to show off, to display
lucir {v} :: to sport
luciérnaga {f} :: firefly
lucirse {v} :: reflexive of lucir
lucite {m} :: Lucite
lucrar {v} :: to profit, win, gain, opportune, lucrate
lucrar {v} :: to obtain one's desires
lucrar {vr} :: To make a killing, get rich
lucrarse {v} :: reflexive of lucrar
lucrativo {adj} :: lucrative, profitable
lucro {m} :: profit, gain, lucre
lucroniense {adj} :: Of or from Logroño
lucroniense {mf} :: Someone from Logroño
luctuoso {adj} :: sad, mournful, grieving
lucubración {f} :: lucubration
láudano {m} :: laudanum
Ludfordiense {prop} {m} :: Ludfordian
ludibrio {m} [formal] :: mockery; scorn
ludificación {f} :: gamification
ludir {v} :: to rub, to scrape
ludismo {m} [historical] :: Luddism (opposition to the Industrial Revolution by textile workers)
ludismo {m} [by extension, pejorative] :: Luddism (opposition to technological progress)
ludista {mf} :: Luddite
ludoteca {f} :: playroom
ludoteca {f} :: games room
ludópata {mf} :: gambler
luego {adv} :: later
luego {adv} :: soon
luego {adv} :: then
luego {adv} :: therefore
luego luego {adv} :: at once, immediately
lueguito {adv} :: diminutive of luego
luengo {adj} [obsolete, poetic] :: long
lugar {m} :: place
lugarcito {m} :: diminutive of lugar
lugareña {f} :: feminine noun of lugareño
lugareño {m} :: inhabitant, local
lugartenienta {f} :: feminine noun of lugarteniente
lugarteniente {m} :: deputy, lieutenant
luge {m} :: luge (sport)
Lugo {prop} {m} :: Lugo (province)
Lugo {prop} {m} :: Lugo (city)
lugués {adj} :: Of or pertaining to Lugo
lugués {m} :: Someone from Lugo
luis {m} :: louis (currency)
Luis {prop} {m} :: given name, cognate to Louis
Luisa {prop} {f} :: given name, cognate to Louise
luiseña {f} :: feminine noun of luiseño
luiseño {adj} :: Of or pertaining to the Luiseño people or their language
luiseño {m} :: One of the Luiseño people
Luisiana {prop} {f} :: Louisiana
Luisito {prop} {m} :: given name
lujazo {adj} :: lucky, fortunate
lujazo {m} :: luxury
lujo {m} :: luxury (wealthy and comfortable surroundings)
lujo {m} :: luxury (something desirable but expensive)
lujo {m} :: luxury (something pleasant but not necessary)
lujosamente {adv} :: luxuriously
lujoso {adj} :: luxurious
lujuria {f} :: lust
lujuria {f} :: excess
lujuriosamente {adv} :: lustfully
lujurioso {adj} :: lustful
Lula {prop} {f} :: A pet form for Lourdes (including María de Lourdes)
lulismo {m} :: Lulism (political ideology of former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva)
lulo {m} :: Solanum quitoense; a tart tomato-like fruit that grows in Colombia and Ecuador
lumbago {m} [pathology] :: lumbago
lumbalgia {f} :: lumbago (lower back pain)
lumbar {adj} :: lumbar
lumbociático {adj} :: lumbar
lumbosacro {adj} :: lumbosacral
lumbral {m} :: obsolete spelling of umbral
lumbrícido {m} :: earthworm
lumbre {f} :: combustible material
lumbre {f} :: fire (matter that has produced or is capable of producing fire)
lumbre {f} :: light produced by fire
lumbre {f} :: luminosity, clearness
lumbrera {f} :: genius, intelligent person
lumbrera {f} :: louver
lumbrera {f} :: luminary (all senses)
lumbrera {f} [dated] :: lamp or other device for giving light
lumbrera {f} [poetic, in the plural] :: eyes
lumbrera {f} [nautical] :: porthole
lumbrera {f} :: (often ironical) stupid, dumb, slow person
lumbrical {adj} :: lumbrical
lumen {m} :: lumen
lumi {f} [colloquial] :: slut; slag; hussy (prostitute)
lumia {f} :: whore; hooker
luminancia {f} :: luminance
luminaria {f} :: vigil fire
luminaria {f} :: lamp, light
luminaria {f} :: altar lamp
luminaria {mf} :: luminary, star, celebrity
luminiscencia {f} :: luminescence
luminiscente {adj} :: luminescent
luminol {m} [organic compound] :: luminol
luminosamente {adv} :: brightly
luminosidad {f} :: luminosity
luminoso {adj} :: luminous, bright
luminotecnia {f} :: lighting
lumínico {adj} :: relating to light
lumpectomía {f} [surgery] :: lumpectomy
lumpemproletariado {m} :: alt form lumpenproletariado
lumpen {m} :: underclass, hoi polloi
lumpenproletariado {m} :: lumpenproletariat
lumpo {m} :: lumpfish
luna {f} :: moon
Luna {prop} {f} :: Earth's Moon
Luna {prop} {f} :: given name of modern usage
Luna {prop} {f} :: surname
lunada {f} :: Moonlight party
luna de miel {f} :: honeymoon (trip taken by a newly married couple)
lunado {adj} :: crescent-shaped
luna llena {f} :: full moon
lunamoto {m} :: moonquake
luna nueva {f} :: new moon
lunar {adj} :: lunar
lunar {m} :: mole, birthmark
lunch {m} :: lunch
lunchería {f} :: canteen
lunes {m} :: Monday
lunes de Pascua {prop} {m} :: Easter Monday
luneta {f} :: lens
luneta {f} :: box (seating compartment in a theater)
luneta {f} [architecture] :: lunette
luneta {f} [candy, Mexico] :: a lens-shaped colour-varied sugar-coated chocolate confectionery
luneto {m} :: lunette
lunfa {m} [colloquial] :: alternative form of lunfardo
lunfardismo {m} :: A word or phrase in Lunfardo
lunfardo {m} :: Lunfardo
lungo {adj} [Lunfardo] :: long
lunática {f} :: feminine noun of lunático
lunático {m} :: lunatic
lupa {f} :: magnifying glass
lupanar {m} :: brothel
Lupe {prop} {f} :: A diminutive of the female given name Guadalupe
Lupita {prop} {f} :: given name
lupus {m} :: lupus
Lupus {prop} [constellation] :: Lupus (summer constellation of the northern sky)
luqueña {f} :: feminine noun of luqueño
luqueño {adj} :: Of or from the city of Luque, Paraguay
luqueño {m} :: An inhabitant of the city of Luque, Paraguay
lusa {f} :: feminine noun of luso
Lusacia {prop} {f} :: Lusatia (region)
Lusaka {prop} :: Lusaka (capital of Zambia)
lusitania {f} :: feminine noun of lusitano
Lusitania {prop} {f} :: Lusitania (ancient Roman province)
lusitano {adj} :: Portuguese
lusitano {m} :: Portuguese
luso {adj} :: Portuguese
luso {m} :: Portuguese
luso-español {adj} :: Luso-Spanish
luso-francés {adj} :: Luso-French
lustrabotas {m} :: shoeshiner
lustrar {v} :: to polish
lustre {m} :: lustre, shine
lustro {m} :: lustrum; five-year period
lustroso {adj} :: lustrous, glossy
Luteciano {prop} {m} :: Lutetian
Luteciense {prop} {m} :: Lutetian
lutecio {m} :: lutetium
luteinizante {adj} :: luteinizing
luterana {f} :: feminine noun of luterano
luteranismo {m} :: Lutheranism
luterano {adj} :: Lutheran (related to the Lutheran church)
luterano {m} :: Lutheran (member of the Lutheran church)
Lutero {prop} {m} :: Luther
Lutetiano {prop} {m} :: Lutetian
luthier {m} :: alternative spelling of lutier
lutier {m} :: luthier (person who repairs wooden instruments)
lutita {f} [geology, dated] :: lutite
luto {m} :: mourning
lutria {f} :: otter
lux {m} :: lux
luxación {f} :: dislocation
luxar {v} :: to dislocate
Luxemburgo {prop} {m} :: Luxembourg
luxemburguesa {f} :: feminine noun of luxemburgués
luxemburgués {adj} :: Luxembourgish (from or native to Luxembourg)
luxemburgués {adj} :: Luxembourgish (pertaining to Luxembourg)
luxemburgués {m} :: A person from Luxembourg
luxemburgués {m} :: the Luxembourgish language
luz {f} :: light
luz {f} [anatomy] :: lumen
luz {f} [figurative, usually in plural] :: brightness, intelligence
luz {f} [figurative] :: focus, point of view, understanding
luz {f} [electricity] :: electric power
Luz {prop} {f} :: given name
luz antiniebla {f} :: fog light
luz de cruce {f} :: dipped headlight
luz negra {f} :: black light
luz trasera {f} :: taillight; taillamp
Luzuriaga {prop} :: surname
luz zodiacal {f} [astronomy] :: zodiacal light
lívido {adj} :: livid, ashen, leaden gray
léxico {adj} :: lexical
léxico {m} :: lexicon (dictionary or vocabulary)
lxs {art} [uncommon] :: the
Lyón {prop} {m} :: Lyons (a city in France)
Lyon {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Lyón
Lázaro {prop} {m} :: Lazarus