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preposterous, ludicrous

saugrenu

2

price list, fee table

barème

3

problems, concerns

souci

4

procession

cortège

5

protection against/armour

cuirasse

6

queer customer or fellow

olibrius

7

rabble, riffraff

racaille

8

rake, comb

râteau

9

rebellious

frondeur

10

rocky terrain

rocaille

11

rub shoulders with, flirt with, have contact

côtoyer

12

sample

échantillon

13

sardonic, mocking

narquois

14

sated, full

repu

15

saucy expression, juicy story

grivoiserie

16

scaffolding

échafaudage

17

scaled (fish)

écaillé

18

scattered

épar

19

school bag

cartable

20

screwy

cinglé

21

scrounger

écornifleur

22

scrub

astiquer

23

shameless (sans)

vergogne

24

sheet metal

tôle

25

shipwrecked

naufragé

26

shocked, dizzy

abasourdi

27

shoe spikes (golf)

crampons

28

sieve, sifter

tamis

29

slab

dalle

30

slut

pétasse

31

slut, bitch

garce

32

sly, shifty

sournois

33

small, weak (fluette)

felluette

34

sneak, fink, informer

mouchard

35

snooze

assoupir

36

snout

museau

37

solution

soluté

38

someone sneaky, gossip

commère

39

someone who has had a heart transplant

greffé

40

someone without a country

apatride

41

somewhat brown

brûnatre

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somewhat living

vivoté

43

sour, cantankerous

acariâtre

44

spaniel

épagneul

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spark

étincelle

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sparkling

pétillant

47

spine

échine

48

spiteful anger

hargne

49

splashing about

barbotine

50

splatter

éclabousser

51

St. John`s Wort

millepertuis

52

start

amorce

53

stingy, cheap

chiche

54

stingy, cheap

gratte-la-cenne

55

stingy, cheap

pingre

56

stitch

maille

57

stoneware, pot

grès

58

stool

tabouret

59

stormy

houleux

60

straightaway, right away, immediately

emblée

61

streetlamp

réverbère

62

stretcher

civière

63

stunned

pantois

64

summery

estivale

65

surviving

rescapé

66

sweet talk, hot air, spiel

baratin

67

swollen

boursouflé

68

sword

épée

69

taken aback

interloqué

70

tangle, web

écheveau

71

tanned

basané

72

tattle

bavasser

73

teddy bear

nounours

74

the aforementioned

ladite

75

the break

brèche

76

the log

billot

77

the pavement

chossée

78

the strart

démarrage

79

theatrical, show-off

cabotin

80

thump, bourrade du coude(dig)

bourrade

81

thunderbolt

coup de foudre

82

thunderbolt

foudre

83

tipsy

pompette

84

tipsy, merry

éméché

85

to avoid

esquiver

86

to bark

aboyer

87

to be scared (avoir la…)

trouille

88

to bless with, talented

douer

89

to bounce

rebondir

90

to brush against

frôler

91

to burst out laughing

s'esclaffer

92

to bury, to hide

ensevelir

93

to chirp, to babble, to gurgle

gazouillis

94

to conjure away, to evade, escape

escamoté

95

to crack

fêler

96

to damage, to spoil

abîmer

97

to degrade, to debase

avilir

98

to demand, to insist

revendiquer

99

to detect

déceler

100

to difuse, to drain

désamorcer

101

to disguise, to deck with clothes

affubler

102

to drift, to wonder

voguer

103

to dumbfound, to astound

ahurir

104

to dwadle, to idle about

musarder

105

to dwindle

s'amenuiser

106

to engage in sophisticatd banter

marivauder

107

to fail the task

faillir à la tâche

108

to flout, to thumb one`s nose at

narguer

109

to gauge

jauger

110

to give up, to pack up

flancher

111

to go bad, to spoil

s'abîmer

112

to gobble up, to wolf down

engloutir

113

to grope along (avancer à)

tâtons

114

to grumble

maugréer

115

to gush, to spurt

jaillir

116

to hold, to be in possession of

détenir

117

to indoctrinate

embrigader

118

to live somewhere

demeurer

119

to loose, to release

larguer

120

to make fun of

persifler

121

to make shambles, to mess up

cafouiller

122

to mess up, to make a mistake

se gouer

123

to mix up, to hoodwink

embobiner

124

to nose about, to ferret

fureter

125

to pad with

capitonner

126

to park, to put in store

garer

127

to patch up

rafistoler

128

to pay through the nose,

douillet

129

to peck, to tease

picosser

130

to peel, to disect

éplucher

131

to plot, to devise

manigancer

132

to reach, to get at, to attain

atteindre

133

to reflect, to consider

songer

134

to release

désagglutiné

135

to remove from its rim, to go crazy, off your rocker

dejanté

136

to renounce

renier

137

to roll around

ballotter

138

to rove around

vadrouiller

139

to runaway

fuguer

140

to runaway

s'enfuir

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to scratch

érafler

142

to scream

hurler

143

to screw an

visser

144

to scribble, to scratch

gribouiller

145

to shovel, to devour

engouffrer

146

to shrivel up, to curl up

recroqueviller

147

to sip

siroter

148

to smash

défoncé

149

to smell

humer

150

to snigger

ricaner

151

to snort

renifler

152

to soften

ramollir

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to splash about

patauger

154

to spread

étaler

155

to spread out

échelonné

156

to squat, to crouch

accroupir

157

to squat, to crouch

s'accroupir

158

to stay up, to keep a vigil

veiller

159

to strike

foudroyer

160

to stuff one`s face

s'empiffrer

161

to swap, to exchange

troquer

162

to throw (québecois)

garrocher

163

to throw, to unseat

desarçonné

164

to tie, to knot

nouer

165

to tremble, to shudder

frémir

166

to waddle, to waddle along

dandiner

167

to wallow

se vautrer

168

to wander, to stroll

déambuler

169

to yell, to howl

brailler

170

toad

crapaud

171

tour, journey

périple

172

tree ring marks, shaddows under the eyes.

cerne

173

tummy

bedaine

174

unbolt

déboulonner

175

undone

défèque

176

unintelligle babbling

balbutier

177

was proved or turned out to be…

avéré

178

water stick insect

punaise

179

way of walking, start of something, approach

démarche

180

weak, feeble

faiblard

181

weightlessness

apesenteur

182

well built, rough

baraqué

183

well, shaft

puits

184

well-built

costaud

185

whippersnapper

freluquet

186

whisper

chuchoter

187

white part of the wave, foam

écume

188

wick, hair highlights

mèche

189

wierdo

zigoto

190

wildlife, bunch of people

faune

191

wintery weather

frimas

192

with a big tummy

bedonnant

193

wound

plaie