Spanish Word of the Day
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December 2018
December 19th mareado,  dizzy; queasy
December 18th aparato,  machine; system
December 17th descarado,  brazen
December 16th rebaja,  reduction; discount
December 15th destello,  flash
December 14th renombre,  renown
December 13th sonreír,  to smile
December 12th estancia,  stay; farm
December 11th probar,  to prove; to test
December 10th chistoso,  funny
December 09th regular,  to regulate
December 08th broma,  joke
December 07th cumplimiento,  completion
December 06th tapar,  to cover
December 05th alma,  soul
December 04th horario,  schedule
December 03rd efectivamente,  really
December 02nd miel,  honey
December 01st comerciante,  merchant
November 2018
November 30th amenizar,  to make pleasant
November 29th tonto,  dumb; silly
November 28th grama,  grass
November 27th atrasado,  late
November 26th soleado,  sunny
November 25th nacimiento,  birth; beginning
November 24th alfiler,  pin; brooch
November 23rd cebolla,  onion
November 22nd celador,  guard
November 21st destacar,  to stand out
November 20th pelirroja,  redheaded
November 19th dimitir,  to resign
November 18th ampliación,  expansion
November 17th ajado,  worn
November 16th desear,  to wish
November 15th vuelo,  flight
November 14th amistoso,  friendly
November 13th ciudadano,  civic, city
November 12th terapia,  therapy
November 11th nivel,  level
November 10th fallar,  to fail; to rule
November 09th agradecer,  to be grateful for
November 08th bochorno,  embarrassment; hot weather
November 07th verdadero,  true; genuine
November 06th fábrica,  factory
November 05th secundaria,  high school
November 04th ,  market
November 03rd césped,  lawn
November 02nd medir,  to measure
November 01st prensa,  press
October 2018
October 31st riqueza,  riches
October 30th cazador,  hunter
October 29th descanso,  rest, relaxation
October 28th patético,  pathetic
October 27th licenciado,  graduate; lawyer
October 26th caricia,  caress
October 25th rechazo,  rejection
October 24th imprimir,  to print
October 23rd robo,  robbery
October 22nd etapa,  stage, phase
October 21st asado,  roasted
October 20th enseguida,  right away
October 19th alivio,  relief
October 18th equipo,  team
October 17th consejo,  advice, council
October 16th gozar,  to enjoy oneself
October 15th recuerdo,  memory
October 14th remitir,  to send
October 13th proteger,  to protect
October 12th viento,  wind
October 11th flaca,  thin
October 10th averiguar,  to ascertain
October 09th champiñón,  mushroom
October 08th párrafo,  paragraph
October 07th placer,  pleasure
October 06th libreta,  notebook
October 05th fijo,  firm; permament
October 04th mundial,  worldwide
October 03rd jugo,  juice; substance
October 02nd alejar,  to remove; to alienate
October 01st bondad,  goodness, kindness
September 2018
September 30th ojalá,  I hope so!
September 29th pertenecer,  to belong
September 28th sobresaliente,  outstanding, noteworthy
September 27th puente,  bridge
September 26th consulta,  consultation
September 25th golpeado,  beaten; bruised; dented
September 24th afeitar,  to shave
September 23rd paseo,  stroll; drive
September 22nd tratado,  treatise
September 21st plátano,  banana; plantain
September 20th estadio,  stadium; phase
September 19th cicatriz,  scar
September 18th goloso,  fond of sweets
September 17th requerir,  to require
September 16th vaquero,  cowboy
September 15th chiflado,  nuts, crazy
September 14th subrayar,  to underline
September 13th secundaria,  high school
September 12th heredar,  to inherit
September 11th portavoz,  spokesperson
September 10th averiguar,  to investigate
September 09th traductor,  translator
September 08th añadir,  to add
September 07th conejo,  rabbit
September 06th manejar,  to drive
September 05th bolsillo,  pocket
September 04th hierba,  herb, grass
September 03rd revista,  magazine; revue
September 02nd aplazar,  to postpone
September 01st idóneo,  suitable
August 2018
August 31st genial,  pleasant; brilliant
August 30th esperado,  anticipated
August 29th tarima,  dais, stage
August 28th apio,  celery
August 27th viaje ,  trip
August 26th lanzar,  to throw
August 25th alboroto,  disturbance
August 24th humilde,  humble
August 23rd incendio,  fire
August 22nd impedimento,  impediment
August 21st proyecto,  plan
August 20th dejado,  slovenly; lazy
August 19th desdichado,  unfortunate; unhappy
August 18th lejano,  remote, distant
August 17th comestibles,  groceries
August 16th tumbar,  to knock down
August 15th ansioso,  anxious
August 14th muchedumbre,  crowd
August 13th olor,  smell
August 12th arroyo,  brook
August 11th entrega,  delivery; installment
August 10th maquillarse,  to put on makeup
August 09th choque,  crash; clash
August 08th corriente,  common; current
August 07th pelirroja,  redheaded
August 06th empellón,  shove
August 05th entendible,  understandable
August 04th nieto,  grandson
August 03rd tentar,  to feel; to test; to tempt
August 02nd pasillo,  hallway
August 01st emprender ,  to undertake
July 2018
July 31st criticar,  to criticize
July 30th disquera,  record label
July 29th solitario,  lonely; solitary
July 28th proponer,  to propose
July 27th celda,  cell (of a jail)
July 26th brigada,  brigade; squad
July 25th sorprender,  to surprise
July 24th desigualdad,  inequality
July 23rd pastilla,  pill, tablet
July 22nd gemir,  to moan
July 21st voluntad,  will; wish
July 20th patrón,  boss
July 19th repentino,  sudden
July 18th abeja,  bee
July 17th conjunto,  group; whole
July 16th presa,  capture
July 15th anochecer,  to get dark
July 14th descuidado,  neglectful; neglected
July 13th ubicar,  to place
July 12th chaqueta,  jacket
July 11th afán,  eagerness; effort
July 10th lograr,  to get; to achieve
July 09th apartado,  section
July 08th esfumar,  to soften
July 07th atrevido,  daring; insolent
July 06th granero,  barn
July 05th delantal,  apron
July 04th cotización,  market price
July 03rd paisaje,  scenery
July 02nd pared,  wall
July 01st consejo,  advice
June 2018
June 30th selva,  woods; jungle
June 29th parto,  childbirth
June 28th felicitar,  to congratulate
June 27th permanecer,  to remain
June 26th arroba,  at sign
June 25th contador,  accountant
June 24th pañuelo,  handkerchief
June 23rd temor,  fear, dread
June 22nd emprendedor,  enterprising
June 21st éxito,  success, hit
June 20th estrepitoso,  clamorous
June 19th inesperado,  unexpected
June 18th aportar,  to contribute
June 17th maleta,  suitcase, bag
June 16th impar,  odd [not even]
June 15th torcer,  to bend
June 14th lengua,  tongue
June 13th pinchazo,  prick, jab, puncture, flat tire
June 12th ,  mirror
June 11th zalamería,  flattery
June 10th ortografí­a,  spelling
June 09th mirlo,  blackbird
June 08th húmedo,  humid
June 07th almacén,  warehouse; store
June 06th citar,  to quote; to summon
June 05th sucesión,  succession; sequence
June 04th ojalá,  I hope so!
June 03rd ,  insole; pattern
June 02nd ,  appointment; quotation
June 01st primoroso,  exquisite
May 2018
May 31st sospechar,  to suspect
May 30th sótano,  basement
May 29th ,  memory; memento
May 28th vacuna,  vaccine
May 27th arisco,  surly
May 26th cima,  peak
May 25th disculpar,  to excuse
May 24th queja,  complaint
May 23rd vidrio,  piece of glass
May 22nd beca,  grant
May 21st captar,  to catch
May 20th entorno,  surroundings
May 19th intercambio,  exchange
May 18th ingreso,  entrance; admission
May 17th parecido,  similar
May 16th resaltar,  to stand out
May 15th trigo,  wheat
May 14th surgir,  to rise
May 13th tambor,  drum
May 12th alfombra,  carpet
May 11th crema,  cream
May 10th varón ,  man, male
May 09th panadería,  bakery
May 08th gastar,  to spend; to consume
May 07th festejar,  to celebrate
May 06th guapo,  handsome
May 05th enviar,  to send
May 04th impedir,  to prevent; to hinder
May 03rd lujoso,  luxurious
May 02nd empellón,  shove, push
May 01st ámbito,  domain
April 2018
April 30th crecer,  to grow
April 29th depresión,  depression; hollow
April 28th barraca,  hut; booth
April 27th sonido,  sound
April 26th garganta,  throat; neck
April 25th valioso,  valuable
April 24th derrota,  defeat
April 23rd narrar,  to tell
April 22nd escaso,  scarce
April 21st inquilino,  tenant
April 20th hierro,  iron
April 19th loma,  hill
April 18th dotado,  gifted
April 17th sabido,  well-known
April 16th enamorado,  in love
April 15th latón,  brass
April 14th ubicación,  location
April 13th avergonzado,  ashamed
April 12th flujo,  flow; discharge
April 11th borrar,  to erase
April 10th recoger,  to gather; to pick up
April 09th aun,  even
April 08th carnet,  identification card
April 07th amplio,  broad
April 06th césped,  lawn
April 05th imprescindible,  essential
April 04th minucioso,  minute; detailed
April 03rd mayoría,  majority
April 02nd albergue,  shelter; hostel
April 01st quizá,  perhaps
March 2018
March 31st tinta,  ink
March 30th galleta,  cookie
March 29th estética,  aesthetics
March 28th botón,  button
March 27th trámite,  procedure, step
March 26th envidia,  envy
March 25th caí­da,  fall; collapse
March 24th resultado,  result
March 23rd morado,  purple
March 22nd rabioso,  enraged
March 21st pudor,  modesty
March 20th nuez,  nut
March 19th ,  to stand out
March 18th delito,  crime
March 17th traje,  suit, costume
March 16th desolado,  desolate; devastated
March 15th repentino,  sudden
March 14th prever,  to foresee
March 13th apuesto,  elegant
March 12th ortografí­a,  spelling
March 11th altivo,  arrogant
March 10th apuesta,  bet
March 09th mostrar,  to show
March 08th camioneta,  light truck
March 07th ora,  now
March 06th cansancio,  fatigue
March 05th beso,  kiss
March 04th peinar,  to comb
March 03rd pedido,  order; request
March 02nd rechazar,  to reject
March 01st huevo,  egg
February 2018
February 28th inolvidable,  unforgettable
February 27th orgullo,  pride
February 26th tarea,  task; homework
February 25th bloqueo,  obstruction
February 24th burguesí­a,  bourgeoisie
February 23rd antipático,  obnoxious
February 22nd decepcionar,  to disappoint
February 21st bandera,  flag
February 20th preocupar,  to worry
February 19th pugna,  conflict
February 18th alquilar,  to rent
February 17th ganado,  livestock
February 16th cosecha,  harvest
February 15th devolver,  to return; to pay back
February 14th acabar de,  to have just
February 13th conmovedor,  moving
February 12th temible,  fearsome
February 11th entrevista,  interview
February 10th ,  in agreement
February 09th pala,  shovel; blade
February 08th avance,  advance
February 07th docena,  dozen
February 06th atraer,  to attract
February 05th tentativa,  attempt
February 04th ,  enraged; rabid
February 03rd viajero,  traveler
February 02nd empatí­a,  empathy
February 01st consumidor,  consumer
January 2018
January 31st dotado,  gifted
January 30th torneo,  tournament
January 29th ropa,  clothing
January 28th efectivamente,  really
January 27th enviar,  to send
January 26th objetivo,  objective
January 25th ,  prayer; sentence
January 24th herramienta,  tool
January 23rd afeitar,  to shave
January 22nd zanahoria,  carrot
January 21st entendible,  understandable
January 20th entretener,  to entertain; to distract
January 19th nuez,  nut
January 18th celda,  cell (of a jail)
January 17th pastilla,  pill, tablet
January 16th mago,  magician
January 15th antifaz,  mask
January 14th actualizar,  to modernize
January 13th cortar,  to cut
January 12th broma,  joke
January 11th gritar,  to shout
January 10th trámite,  procedure, step
January 09th cárcel,  jail
January 08th seco,  dry
January 07th lujoso,  luxurious
January 06th mitad,  half
January 05th incendio,  fire
January 04th escasez,  shortage
January 03rd queja,  complaint
January 02nd aceite,  oil
January 01st fijar,  to fasten; to establish; to set
December 2017
December 31st mentiroso,  lying
December 30th potrero,  field, pasture
December 29th felicitar,  to congratulate
December 28th palmada,  pat
December 27th trocar,  to exchange
December 26th manga,  sleeve
December 25th goloso,  fond of sweets
December 24th ascender,  to ascend; to be promoted
December 23rd perjudicar,  to harm
December 22nd apatí­a,  apathy
December 21st ,  challenge; defiance
December 20th grama,  grass