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to adjust, organize, manage

améneger

2

sponsor, patron, supporter

mécène

3

to stamp, crash into

emboutir

4

adj. open, franck, sincere

débouché

5

an opening

une ouverture, entrée, amorce

6

a market

un débouché

7

to unblock, uncork,

déboucher

8

racing car, large meteor

un bolide

9

as far as, that

autant que (je sache, etc)

10

as far as, as much as

autant

11

to link, join

relier

12

adj. vague, imprecis, blurry

moutonné (adj)

13

adj misty foggy

brumeaux, brumeuse

14

soft, tender, light

flou, mou (adj)

15

a display, poster, presentation

un affichage

16

"an awakening, arousal"

un éveil

17

"to get over, to overcome, to cross, to jump over"

franchir

18

adj. cowardly, heartless, unmanly

lâche

19

"n. an explosion, bursting; break up, fervency, fervor; flame, flash"

un éclatement (m)

20

"cunning, smart"

calé

21

"to enchant, satisfy, to delight"

combler

22

broken

brisé

23

v. to clean, peel; pare, skin

éplucher

24

"n. soar, flight, development, soaring"

essor (m)

25

"flat, punctured"

crevé

26

tire

un pneu

27

make dirty

salir

28

"v. hinder, jam; get stuck, catch; trap, corner"

coincer

29

"v. overstimulate, annoy, irritate,"

énerver

30

adv. so such

tant

31

"to care, être concerné par, se préoccuper,"

se soucier

32

v. to take off, fly off, take down, to unstick

décoller

33

to v. devote, vow

vouer

34

n. stock, stump; stub, counterfoil; founder; root (Linguistics)

une souche (f)

35

n. trunk, stem, stock

un tronc (m)

36

"adj. new, novel; unpublished"

inédit

37

"whatever, no matter"

quel que soit

38

"n. distance, gap; difference, space;"

un écart (m)

39

v. to straighten out, unravel, untangle

débrouiller

40

"prep. past, beyond"

au-delà de

41

"n. five year period, quinquennium"

un quinquennat (m)

42

"n. contempt, disdain; disregard; scorn"

mépris (m)

43

v. to bring back to life, revive, rekindle, reanimate

ranimer

44

"n. bereavement, mourning, black"

deuil (m)

45

"n. tanker, petrol tanker, oil tanker"

un camion-citerne (m)

46

"n. tank, cistern, tub, vat, wood"

une cuve (f)

47

"n.fresh outbreak, rupsurge, ecrudescence, "

une recrudescence (f)

48

n. boatman, smuggler

passeur (m)

49

Lightnening, grande colère, vifs reproches

foudres (nom féminin pluriel)

50

n. a trap, snare; fix; pitfall, plight

un piège (m)

51

Dying of hunger/heat etc.

crever; Crever de joie, de chaleur, de soif.

52

"n. thousand, numbering 1000"

un millier (m)

53

"Placer quelque chose dans une position verticale ou proche de la verticale, le mettre debout :

dresser; Dresser un mât."

54

adj. discarded;remote, isolated; apart

écarté

55

v. to ferment, work, cause to ferment, agitate

cuver

56

"to prop, to wedge, to cut out"

caler

57

"n. denigration, disparagement, depreciation, detraction, dispraise, mud slinging"

dénigrement (m)

58

"n. eve, vigil; watchfulness, waking"

la veille (f)

59

"n. postponement, deferment, transfer"

un report (m)

60

"v. double up, bend, double, collapse"

se plier

61

adv. at the time of

lors

62

from now until the end of month

soit d'ici la fin du mois.

63

"to seize something, to grab something"

se saisir

64

"v. sketch, outline; draft, trace; adumbrate"

esquisser

65

"conj. as far as, that"

autant que

66

"conj. however, yet"

cependant

67

" to linger over, to dwell on ex.to linger over details"

s'attarder sur [s'intéresser à]s'attarder sur des détails

68

"v. be extended; spread out, stretch out, open out; expand, extend; roll, put out"

étendre

69

n. device, apparatus

un dispositif (m)

70

"n. pelvis; basin; pool, pond; pan"

bassin (m)

71

n. burying

un enfouissement (m)

72

"v. procrastinate, dodge; elude, equivocate,"

tergiverser

73

"n. alveolus, socket"

alvéole (f)

74

"v. bury, put in the ground and cover with dirt"

enfouir

75

"v. dig, bore; excavate, hollow"

creuser

76

"n. respect, consideration"

égard (m)

77

despite

En dépit de

78

"v. to reach, result in"

aboutir à

79

to plummet

degringoler

80

n. pack ice, floe

la banquise (f)

81

"v. to jam, block; stamp down, stay away;"

enrayer

82

v. to collapse, give way; cave in, fall in, crash, break down; crack, fall, slump, wash away; tumble-down, flop, founder

s'effondrer

83

"v. monopolize; corner, cover"

accaparer

84

"n. aplomb, balance; assurance"

aplomb (m)

85

"adv. upright, steady (Slang)"

d'aplomb

86

"v. to dodge, evade; sidestep, skirt, avoid; stall"

esquiver

87

"n. negotiation, talks, parley"

les pourparlers (m)

88

n. a chase, pursuit; prosecution; quest, tracking

une poursuite (f)

89

"action plan, program (governmetal etc)"

feuille de route

90

v. to reach, result in

aboutir à

91

"adj. fruitful, productive; successful, profitable"

fructueux

92

v. to knot, tie, establish, set, fasten

nouer

93

"n. preference, favor, liking"

une guise (f)

94

n. a rail, railing

un garde-fou (m)

95

"n. specificity, quality of being specific; condition of being unique to a particular organism or group of organisms"

spécificité (f)

96

"v. submit, pander to, humour, humor, hew"

se plier à

97

no matter what you do

on a beau faire

98

"v. compromise, settle a disagreement by making mutual concessions"

transiger

99

"n. eradication, uprooting"

le déracinement (m)

100

adv. for good, for all time,

à jamais

101

"prep. with regard to, with reference to, regarding, as to, as for, as of, as regards, with respect to, respecting"

quant à

102

"to get worse, to worsen"

s'aggraver 

103

there's no way out of this impasse

c'est une situation sans issue

104

n. a speed, pace, walk, gait; bearing, sit, going; rate, look, style, appearance; smartness, pizzazz

une allure (f)

105

", no matter what you say"

"On a beau dire, "

106

shortly after(wards)/

peu (de temps) après

107

v. to start; broach, institute, lead; set, take in; launch, embark

entamer

108

"adj. previous, preliminary, prior"

préalable

109

v. to foresee, forecast; predict, augur; anticipate, provide, envisage; see, gauge

prévoir

110

"adj. disturbing, unsettling, perturbing; uncanny, thrilling"

troublant

111

"n. problem, question; trouble, issue, difficulty"

un problème (m)

112

"n. solution, settlement, answer, resolutuion"

la solution (f)

113

"v. solve, settle, clear up; remove, annul; resolve, figure out"

résoudre

114

well matched

assorti (féminin assortie) [as?rti] adjectif

115

the situation is getting worse

la situation s'aggrave

116

"v. go to the bad, deteriorate, worsen, break down, crumble, suffer, tumble, decay, drop, perish, slip; go to pot"

se détériorer

117

to come to a decision, understanding

arriver à

118

the talks have reached an impasse

les pourparlers sont dans une impasse

119

"n. region, district, county; area, country"

la région (f)

120

"v. shift, transfer"

muter

121

shortly before

peu (de temps) avant

122

prep. from

dès

123

tension"

une tension

124

restart negociations

reprendre des négociations

125

entirely

entièrement

126

to insist on

insiste également sur

127

to match, to go together well"

s'harmoniser

128

"(soutenu) in search ou pursuit of, searching for, questing for (littéraire)"

en quête de locution prépositionnelle

129

"to break, to shatter"

briser

130

the two colours match (up) ou blend (in) perfectly

les deux couleurs sont très bien assorties

131

"n. people, nation; populace, collectivity; folk"

le peuple (m)

132

to anger

mettre en colère

133

quantity

quantité féminin

134

supplies

"n. fournitures; équipement; vivres, provisions"

135

n. l'arrêt, the interruption

la cessation

136

they want something concrete

Ils veulent du concret

137

"n. demand, claim, claiming"

revendication (f)

138

eager to do

désireux de faire

139

sales

ventes (d'armes) (f.)

140

"n. associate, ally"

un allié (m)

141

"to have an influence on, to influence, to affect"

influer sur (verbe plus préposition)

142

"n. (Politics) reshuffle, rearrangement, modification, revision, alteration"

un remaniement (m)

143

"v. intervene, interfere, meddle; intermediate, speak in; push in, step in; interpose; have hand in something; have a finger in the pie"

intervenir

144

"adv. beyond, past, further than"

au-delà

145

n. rally, gathering

un ralliement (m)

146

"v. carry on, chase, pursue; go after, follow; continue on; prosecute; proceed"

poursuivre

147

"n. nephew, son of one's brother or sister"

neveu (m)

148

v. curl, huddle up

recroqueviller

149

"n. exegesis, interpretation; Biblical commentary"

exégèse (f)

150

"v. linger, linger on, loiter, tarry"

s'attarder

151

"conj. as, compared to -, to the extent of -"

ainsi

152

"v. incarnate, embody, personify; epitomize, incorporate"

incarner

153

conj. In so much as

d'autant que

154

"v. take collection, collect the money"

quêter

155

"[à partir de maintenant] from now on, henceforth"

désormais

156

"prep. with regard to, with reference to, regarding, as to, as for, as of, as regards, with respect to, respecting"

quant à

157

v. to reset, return, remit; set back, hold over, hand over; deliver, consign

remettre

158

n. a sketch, draft, outline

une esquisse (f)

159

"adv. so, thus, in this way, thereby"

ainsi

160

"adj. new, novel; unpublished"

inédit

161

"adj. umpteenth, pertaining to one in a succession of very many (Informal)"

énième

162

"v. refute, deny, contradict, belie, confound, demolish, disclaim, gainsay, lie down, scotch"

démentir

163

"to want, to intend"

entendre

164

do as you wish or please

fais comme tu l'entends

165

I intend to ou I mean to ou I will be obeyed

j'entends qu'on m'obéisse

166

he's determined to go tomorrow

il entend bien partir demain

167

"n. post, mail; job, office, appointment, position; station, place; situation; program"

une poste (f)

168

"adj. diverse, varied; several, various; variant, manifold; miscellaneous, sundry; varicolored"

divers

169

a well-matched couple

un couple bien assorti

170

to get something going again

remettre quelque chose en marche

171

to close one's mind to something

fermer son esprit à quelque chose

172

she said firmly

"dit-elle d'une voix ferme ...,"

173

to repair something

remettre quelque chose en état

174

office holders

titulaires de poste

175

"n. position, location, placing; place; standing, bearing, status; stand, attitude; posture, alignment"

position (f)

176

"[pour la protection sociale] contributionsn. membership fee, subscription, contribution "

la cotisation

177

cash

"espèces, argent comptant; liquidités, argent en espèces;"

178

"v. benefit, profit; enjoy"

bénéficier

179

to enjoy ideal conditions/welfare benefits

bénéficier de conditions idéales/d'avantages sociaux

180

social security benefits

prestations sociales (f.)

181

she is starting to feel the benefits of the treatment

elle commence à ressentir les bienfaits du traitement

182

the holiday wasn't of much benefit to him

les vacances ne lui ont pas fait tellement de bien

183

"to show ; [ - difficulté, risque] to "

presenter

184

illegal workers

travailleurs san papiers (m)

185

you would benefit from a stay in the country

un séjour à la campagne vous ferait du bien

186

"n. problem, question; trouble, issue, difficulty"

le problème (m)

187

willing

"adj. agréable, disposé, prêt; serviable, de bonne volonté; consentant; enthousiaste"

188

for the most part phrasal adverb

dans l'ensemble

189

work irregularly

] faire des petits travaux or boulots

190

"n. journey, route, course; trip, way, hitch; career, record"

un parcours (m)

191

"adj. riparian, riverside, waterside, riverine"

une riverain

192

[effets nocifs] effects

atteintes nom féminin pluriel

193

"v. reach, arrive, attain; contact; achieve; affect, catch; compass"

atteindre

194

"2. (familier) [consommer - bière, bouteille] to knock back (separable), to down ; [ - gâteau] to wolf down"

s'envoyer (verbe pronominal transitif)

195

"to present (soutenu), to have ; [ - symptômes, traces, signes] "

presenter

196

"n. collection, quest, search"

quête (f)

197

for the most part we get along pretty well

"dans l'ensemble, nous nous entendons assez bien"

198

sorry to have kept you waiting

désolé de m'être fait attendre

199

"adv. next, then; after, later, afterwards"

ensuite

200

"conj. now, so; but, however"

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