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1. (familier) [subir - corvée] to get saddled with

s'envoyer verbe pronominal transitif

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n. a remission, discount; delivery, presentation; markdown, rebate, reset; conferment, surrender

une remise (f)

3

lead to

envoyer à

4

"to post postpone, put off, the meeting has been put off until ou put back to next Tuesday"

"renvoyer, la réunion est renvoyée à mardi prochain "

5

"to refer, the matter has been referred to the assize court"

"renvoyer, transférer, l'affaire a été renvoyée en cour d'assises "

6

"refer to, the numbers refer to notes at the end of each chapte"

"faire se reporter, to refer, les numéros renvoient aux notes de fin de chapitre r"

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"because of, due to, on account of"

"du fait de", locution prépositionnelle, à cause de"

8

"n. fat, grease, greasiness, flab, flesh, slush"

la graisse (f)

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"n. display, exposition, showing; exposure, statement; exhibition, exhibit; fair, display unit"

exposition (f)

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"adv. furthermore, moreover, besides, withal, therewith"

en outre

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"v. recommend, advise; register; commend, advocate; charge; exhort, warn"

recommander

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"adj. previous, former, before; precedent, prior, antecedent; late, preceding"

précédent

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"formerly, long ago, in olden days"

jadis, adverbe.

14

"n. pesticide, chemical mixture used to kill pests and insects"

pesticide (m)

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"(littéraire) to achieve, to attain (soutenu)"

atteindre à (verbe plus preposition)

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"n. connection, relation; link, communication, relevance; report, record; yield, profit; ratio; nexus, affinity"

rapport (m)

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"n. inquiry, inquest, investigation; survey, probe; enquiry, detection, quest"

enquête (f)

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to investigate a murder

mener une enquête sur un meurtre

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to proceed at low speed

aller à faible vitesse

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"besides, furthermore, moreover"

du reste, locution adverbiale

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"there's no point in arguing and, besides, it's not up to me to decide"

"inutile de discuter, du reste, ça ne dépend pas de moi"

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"if you're good, I'll tell you the rest of the story tomorrow"

"reste m. [suite, fin] vous êtes sages, je vous raconterai le reste demain"

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"prep. because of, owing to, on account of"

à cause de

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"prep. because of, owing to, on account of"

en raison de

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owing to

"suite à-,"

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"v. transit, pass through"

transiter

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affected

"adj. affecté, touché, infecté; prétendu"

28

satiated

comblé

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you just have to put new batteries in (it)

il faut simplement lui remettre des piles

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"Ériger un monument, élever une construction, un assemblage :" dresser

Dresser un échafaudage.

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chemicals

n. produits chimiques (m)

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especially

to a particular degree, particulièrement, spécialement

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"v. spill, scatter; sprinkle, spray; shed"

répandre

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to expect

1. [anticipate] s'attendre à

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conj. while

cependant que

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adj. listed, recorded

répertorié

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"v. prohibit, ban, forbid, interdict; outlaw, taboo; debar"

interdire

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(soutenu) to continue (on), to endure, to last"

perdurer

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nuclear power stations

centrales nucleare

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"principal, fundamental; leading, cardinal; central, close, foremost; main; prime,"

"principal (féminin principale, pluriel masculin principaux)f"

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to apply for a post

se porter candidat à un poste

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"n. support, encouragement; upholding; staff, prop, crutch; favor, boost, buttress"

le soutien (m)

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"v. retire, withdraw, go out, smooth away, draw off, draw back, fall back, move back, pull back,"

se retirer

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to expect somebody to do something

s'attendre à ce que quelqu'un fasse quelque chose

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"filled, packed"

comble

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" to poll a group, to carry out a survey among a group"

faire un sondage auprès d'un groupe

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she knew more Russian than I expected her to

elle était meilleure en russe que je ne m'y attendais

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"Préparer, disposer, agencer convenablement quelque chose : Prepare the table, the buffet.

dresser: Dresser la table. Dresser un buffet."

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"v. adjourn, postpone; transfer, carry over, hold over; bring forward"

reporter

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traffic jams are expected

il faut s'attendre à des embouteillages

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"adv. nevertheless, nonetheless, though"

cependant

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"n. sound, probe; survey, poll; canvass"

sondage (m)

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protest movement

mouvement de contestation

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suspicious

"adj. soupçonnable, suspect; méfiant, soupçonneux"

55

"Rédiger un texte, une liste, les établir dans les formes prescrites :

dresser, Dresser un inventaire. Dresser un bilan."

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"n. reclamation, claiming, complaint, complaining"

une réclamation (f)

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"n. supporter, fan, admirer"

un supporteur (m)

58

"Inscrire, transcrire quelque chose quelque part :

reporter. Reporter les dépenses dans son livre de comptes."

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"v. demand, claim"

revendiquer

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"n. cause, origin, reason; case; brief"

la cause (f)

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"v. take place, unwind, uncoil, unroll, pass off, pass, pan out, progress, unfold, flow, pan, work"

se dérouler

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"adj. peerless, having no equal, unrivaled, incomparable"

hors pair

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"v. criticize, thrash, castigate"

fustiger

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"v. water, irrigate"

arroser

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after having had a bit too much to drink at dinner

après un dîner un peu trop arrosé (familier)

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"Établir quelque chose avec soin : prepare a project

dresser, Dresser une carte, un plan, un projet

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to curl updans l'inconfort] to hunch ou to huddle up
2. [feuille, pétale] to shrivel ou to curl (up)

se recroqueviller 

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to make up for, to offset, to compensate

pallier à

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Populaire. Avoir très envie de: He's dying to see her.

Il crève de la revoir.

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to expect

s'attendre à (verbe pronominal plus préposition)