Spanish Word of the Day
Archives
September 2020
September 29th latón,  brass
September 28th desigualdad,  inequality
September 27th loma,  hill
September 26th plomero,  plumber
September 25th crocante,  crunchy
September 24th resaltar,  to stand out
September 23rd acera,  sidewalk
September 22nd lograr,  to get; to achieve
September 21st aguantar,  to withstand; to hold
September 20th consumidor,  consumer
September 19th proteger,  to protect
September 18th bosque,  woods
September 17th cortada,  cut
September 16th terco,  stubborn
September 15th estudiantil,  student
September 14th cotidiano,  daily
September 13th hip,  cardera
September 12th sartén,  frying pan
September 11th sobrevivir,  to survive
September 10th huevo,  egg
September 09th desperdiciar,  to waste
September 08th inmobiliario,  real estate
September 07th provenir,  future
September 06th antifaz,  mask
September 05th disquera,  record label
September 04th operador,  operator
September 03rd reflexionar,  to reflect
September 02nd entretenimiento,  entertainment
September 01st aplazar,  to postpone
August 2020
August 31st espada,  sword
August 30th bufanda,  scarf
August 29th concordar,  to agree
August 28th herencia,  inheritance
August 27th ubicar,  to place
August 26th maquillarse,  to put on makeup
August 25th gritar,  to shout
August 24th viudo,  widower
August 23rd festejar,  to celebrate
August 22nd charla,  chat
August 21st devolver,  to return; to pay back
August 20th sede,  headquarters; venue
August 19th destello,  flash
August 18th pelirroja,  redheaded
August 17th poderoso,  powerful
August 16th suerte,  luck
August 15th sortilegio,  spell; sorcery
August 14th aumento,  increase
August 13th portavoz,  spokesperson
August 12th ajado,  shabby; wrinkled
August 11th fiebre,  fever
August 10th rabioso,  enraged
August 09th palmada,  pat
August 08th ausente,  absent
August 07th ojalá,  I hope so!
August 06th acoso,  harassment
August 05th moretón,  bruise
August 04th acceder,  to agree to, to assume
August 03rd ambiental,  environmental
August 02nd desamparo,  abandonment
August 01st beso,  kiss
July 2020
July 31st caricia,  caress
July 30th locura,  insanity; folly
July 29th choque,  crash; clash
July 28th torcer,  to bend
July 27th inquietar,  to disturb
July 26th alcanzar,  to reach, to catch up with, to achieve
July 25th arisco,  surly
July 24th cumplir,  to accomplish
July 23rd explorador,  explorer
July 22nd habilidad,  ability
July 21st contestar,  to answer
July 20th docente,  educational
July 19th nieto,  grandson
July 18th felicitar,  to congratulate
July 17th efectivamente,  really
July 16th hí­gado,  liver
July 15th aprobar,  to approve of
July 14th reanudar,  to resume
July 13th golpeado,  beaten; bruised; dented
July 12th cumpleaños,  birthday
July 11th patrón,  boss
July 10th quí­mica,  chemistry
July 09th marisco,  shellfish
July 08th confidente,  confidant; informer
July 07th vanidoso,  vain
July 06th mostrar,  to show
July 05th temer,  to fear
July 04th viento,  wind
July 03rd desdichado,  unfortunate; unhappy
July 02nd incitar,  to incite
July 01st brigada,  brigade; squad
June 2020
June 30th escoger,  to choose
June 29th idóneo,  suitable
June 28th secuencia,  sequence
June 27th alfiler,  pin; brooch
June 26th ,  dirty, filthy
June 25th posición,  position; standing
June 24th proceso,  process; trial
June 23rd vacuna,  vaccine
June 22nd traducir,  to translate
June 21st espacio,  space, room, period, length
June 20th conmovedor,  moving
June 19th divertido,  amusing, entertaining
June 18th afecto,  affection
June 17th todaví­a,  still
June 16th contagiar,  to infect
June 15th conjunto,  group; whole
June 14th jarra,  pitcher; mug
June 13th ensayo,  essay; trial
June 12th notificar,  to notify
June 11th emprender ,  to undertake
June 10th franco,  frank; clear; free
June 09th hipo,  hiccups
June 08th gerencia,  management
June 07th voluntad,  will; wish
June 06th aviso,  notice
June 05th solicitante,  applicant
June 04th estanque,  pool; tank
June 03rd flaca,  thin
June 02nd sospechar,  to suspect
June 01st espejo,  mirror
May 2020
May 31st arroba,  at sign
May 30th inverosí­mil,  unlikely, far-fetched
May 29th ,  trip, journey
May 28th bigote,  mustache
May 27th tamaño,  size
May 26th estética,  aesthetics
May 25th ,  finger
May 24th semilla,  seed
May 23rd subyugar,  to subjugate
May 22nd objetivo,  objective
May 21st queja,  complaint
May 20th deseo,  wish
May 19th supletorio,  additional
May 18th norma,  rule; standard
May 17th trigo,  wheat
May 16th gastar,  to spend; to consume
May 15th escaso,  scarce
May 14th oso,  bear
May 13th cesar,  to cease
May 12th comentar,  to comment on, to discuss, to mention, to remark
May 11th húmedo,  humid
May 10th cercano,  near
May 09th lanzar,  to throw
May 08th grabación,  recording
May 07th comité,  committee
May 06th averiguar,  to ascertain
May 05th propina,  tip
May 04th retrato,  depiction
May 03rd zanahoria,  carrot
May 02nd alejar,  to remove; to alienate
May 01st mirada,  look
April 2020
April 30th cabra,  goat
April 29th repartir,  to allocate
April 28th flujo,  flow; discharge
April 27th ventajoso,  advantageous
April 26th esperado,  anticipated
April 25th estornudar,  to sneeze
April 24th cariñosa,  affectionate
April 23rd celda,  cell (of a jail)
April 22nd figurar,  to be included
April 21st medida,  measure; prudence
April 20th incendio,  fire
April 19th chofer,  driver
April 18th quizá,  perhaps
April 17th empujar,  to push, to shove
April 16th robo,  robbery
April 15th equiparar,  to make equal
April 14th soberbia,  pride; magnificence
April 13th retiro,  retirement; withdrawal
April 12th resultado,  result
April 11th goloso,  fond of sweets
April 10th quebrar,  to break
April 09th chiflado,  nuts, crazy
April 08th hipoteca,  mortgage
April 07th parecido,  similar
April 06th caber,  to fit; to be possible
April 05th mirlo,  blackbird
April 04th cicatriz,  scar
April 03rd rostro,  face
April 02nd hundir,  to sink
April 01st beca,  grant
March 2020
March 31st pertenecer,  to belong
March 30th alborada,  dawn
March 29th pobreza,  poverty
March 28th albergue,  shelter; hostel
March 27th bloqueo,  obstruction
March 26th requerir,  to require
March 25th duración,  duration
March 24th ensenada,  cove
March 23rd actitud,  attitude; posture
March 22nd herramienta,  tool
March 21st moneda,  coin; money
March 20th entrevista,  interview
March 19th ,  procedure; managment
March 18th buscar,  to look for; to search
March 17th rechazo,  rejection
March 16th aceite,  oil
March 15th ocultar,  to conceal
March 14th valeroso,  brave
March 13th obedecer,  to obey
March 12th pronóstico,  forecast; prognosis
March 11th consejo,  advice, council
March 10th corriente,  common; current
March 09th avance,  advance
March 08th ciudadano,  civic, city
March 07th apio,  celery
March 06th deuda,  debt
March 05th éxito,  success, hit
March 04th licenciado,  graduate; lawyer
March 03rd bolera,  bowling alley
March 02nd proveedor,  provider
March 01st tiro,  shot
February 2020
February 29th desarrollo,  development
February 28th aparato,  machine; system
February 27th protestar,  to protest
February 26th menudo,  minute, small
February 25th mitad,  half
February 24th seguidor,  follower
February 23rd docena,  dozen
February 22nd dudoso,  doubtful
February 21st remitir,  to send; to subside
February 20th bola,  ball
February 19th estudioso,  studious
February 18th inolvidable,  unforgettable
February 17th trago,  swallow; drink
February 16th avanzar,  to advance
February 15th ampliación,  expansion
February 14th ganancia,  profit
February 13th rubio,  blond
February 12th añadir,  to add
February 11th nivel,  level
February 10th inverosí­mil,  unlikely, far-fetched
February 09th bigote,  mustache
February 08th señal,  signal, sign
February 07th permanecer,  to remain
February 06th efectivamente,  really
February 05th oposición,  opposition
February 04th riesgo,  risk
February 03rd rabioso,  enraged; rabid
February 02nd lechuga,  lettuce
February 01st vergüenza,  disgrace; embarrassment
January 2020
January 31st folleto,  pamphlet
January 30th ,  trip, journey
January 29th docente,  educational
January 28th viudo,  widower
January 27th abeja,  bee
January 26th incidente,  incident
January 25th teclado,  keyboard
January 24th mojado,  wet
January 23rd dibujante,  draftsman; cartoonist
January 22nd cebolla,  onion
January 21st gozar,  to enjoy oneself
January 20th admitir,  to admit
January 19th aumento,  increase
January 18th brazalete,  bracelet
January 17th asunto,  affair; business
January 16th tarjeta,  card
January 15th ropa,  clothing
January 14th tratado,  treatise
January 13th latón,  brass
January 12th secundaria,  high school
January 11th pescado,  fish
January 10th robo,  robbery
January 09th vaquero,  cowboy
January 08th grueso,  thick
January 07th ,  barbecue
January 06th granero,  barn
January 05th zaguán,  front hall
January 04th aurora,  dawn
January 03rd dotación,  funding; staff
January 02nd hallar,  find, discover
January 01st soleado,  sunny
December 2019
December 31st ojalá,  I hope so!
December 30th cumplimiento,  completion
December 29th celda,  cell (of a jail)
December 28th caricia,  caress
December 27th ascender,  to ascend; to be promoted
December 26th complejo,  complex
December 25th filibustero,  freebooter
December 24th burgués,  bourgeois
December 23rd potrero,  field, pasture
December 22nd aprovechado,  dilligent; pushy
December 21st equiparar,  to make equal
December 20th repentino,  sudden
December 19th afeitar,  to shave
December 18th pared,  wall
December 17th ,  oral
December 16th sonreír,  to smile
December 15th franco,  frank; clear; free
December 14th cazador,  hunter
December 13th gemir,  to moan
December 12th contratiempo,  mishap
December 11th costumbre,  custom; habit
December 10th tentativa,  attempt
December 09th otorgar,  to grant; to draw up
December 08th onion,  cebolla
December 07th regular,  to regulate
December 06th verdugo,  executioner; tyrant
December 05th sonrisa,  smile
December 04th ,  memory; memento
December 03rd consejo,  advice
December 02nd avance,  advance
December 01st descuidado,  neglectful; neglected
November 2019
November 30th ensueño,  daydream
November 29th cautela,  caution
November 28th alejado,  remote
November 27th flaca,  thin
November 26th manteca,  lard; butter
November 25th preocupar,  to worry
November 24th temer,  to fear
November 23rd reunión,  meeting; reunion
November 22nd entretener,  to entertain; to distract
November 21st bandera,  flag
November 20th inverosí­mil,  unlikely, far-fetched
November 19th impedimento,  impediment
November 18th miedo,  fear
November 17th ola,  wave
November 16th jabón,  soap
November 15th intercambio,  exchange
November 14th repartir,  to allocate
November 13th postre,  dessert
November 12th novela,  novel; soap opera
November 11th aprovechar,  to take advantage of
November 10th procedencia,  origin, source
November 09th impresionante,  impressive
November 08th bracero,  migrant worker
November 07th renombre,  renown
November 06th ,  true; genuine
November 05th señal,  signal, sign
November 04th semáforo,  traffic light
November 03rd verí­dico,  true
November 02nd tejido,  fabric
November 01st integración,  integration
October 2019
October 31st sepulcral,  sepulchral; gloomy
October 30th antipático,  obnoxious, unpleasant
October 29th idioma,  language
October 28th niñez,  childhood
October 27th festejar,  to celebrate
October 26th solicitante,  applicant
October 25th desarrollo,  development
October 24th ,  appointment; quotation
October 23rd enchufe,  connection; plug
October 22nd milésimo,  thousandth
October 21st lechuga,  lettuce
October 20th césped,  lawn
October 19th riesgo,  risk
October 18th espejo,  mirror
October 17th lanzar,  to throw
October 16th burla,  mockery
October 15th cédula,  document
October 14th portavoz,  spokesperson
October 13th ,  challenge; defiance
October 12th cuadra,  city block; stable
October 11th lejano,  remote, distant
October 10th suceder,  to happen
October 09th repentino,  sudden
October 08th heredar,  to inherit
October 07th abrazo,  hug
October 06th debilidad,  weakness
October 05th vanidoso,  vain
October 04th exitoso,  successful
October 03rd remitir,  to send; to subside
October 02nd vaciar,  to empty
October 01st éxito,  success, hit
September 2019
September 30th alejar,  to remove; to alienate
We are sorry to announce that Spanish Central will be closing as of October 5th.

You can find Spanish-English translations and vocabulary practice at our sister site, nglish.com/spanish/en.

Our Spanish-English dictionary content is also available for licensing at dictionaryapi.com.

Thank you for using Spanish Central!