Machado Poetry Vocab

La vereda
A path; can go through mountains, forests, etc.

La senda
A path

Navegar
to sail

El barco
ship

La nave
ship

La ribera
bank (body of water)

La orilla
shore

Soberbio
arrogant

altivo
haughty (arrogant)

Cabalgar
To ride (generally on a horse)

caballo
horse

pardo
brownish-grey (como chocolate)

oscuro
dark

colegial/colegiala
college student

el cristal
diamond

piedra
stone

Carmín
intense red color

enjuto
very skinny/thin

hueco
resounding and deep (used to describe a voice)

retumbante
resounding

profundo
deep

huella
footprint/ animal track

pisar
to step

La estela
wake (water)

Vagar
to wander aimlessly

yerto
rigid (often bc cold or dead)

rígido
rigid

tieso
rigid/stiff

manchado
stained

manchar
to stain

polvoriento
dusty

trazar
to draw

El olivar
olive grove

El ramaje
branches

sereno
serene

tranquilo
me

apacible
calm

la sierra
mountain range

La cordillera
mountain range

el alba
dawn

el amanecer
dawn

tragar
to swallow

el lecho
riverbed

cauce
riverbed

tenue
faint/fine/delicate

el hilo
thread

la vid
vine (generally of grapes)

piadoso
merciful

mustio
sad; withered or droopy (for plants)

amoratado
black and blue (on a person); like coloration of a bruise

moruno
arabic

árabe
arabic

jadeante
panting

la vega
farm for produce

la huerta
farm for produce

la llama
flame

verdecer
to turn green

glauco
clear green

el ciruelo
plum

la amargura
bitter; a feeling of shame, affliction, disgust, etc.