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breakdown

panne

2

breast

sein

3

care

soin

4

compromise

compromis

5

grant

dotation

6

half

moitié

7

in this way

ainsi

8

investigation

enquête

9

level

niveau

10

lightning/dazzling

fulgurant

11

maneuvers

menées

12

maze

dédale

13

mesh

maillage

14

mistake, error

faute

15

more

davantage

16

mound

monticule

17

mute

muet

18

network

réseau

19

nevertheless

cependant

20

one year ago

il y a un an

21

place

endroit

22

quickly

vite

23

ready

prêt

24

vexation

dépit

25

riddle

crible

26

rubble

gravats

27

section,piece/side

pan

28

semblance

semblant

29

skeleton

squelette

30

somewhere

quelque part

31

square (in front of a church)

parvis

32

submissive

soumis

33

suspicion

soupçon

34

target

cible

35

thousands

millier

36

to appear

apparaître

37

(assembly) to sit

siéger

38

(sport) winger

ailier

39

acknowledgment

reconnaissance

40

act, action

acte

41

to dent

cabosser

42

to fear

redouter

43

all the more so

fortiori

44

already

d'ores et déjà

45

among

parmi

46

anonymity

anonymat

47

anywhere

n'important où

48

associate (stooge)

comparse

49

at bay

abois

50

at home

à dominicale

51

at the edge

au bord

52

at the time of

lors

53

beacon

phare

54

behind the scenes

dans les coulisses

55

beyond

au-delà

56

bottle

bouteille

57

carcinogenic

cancérigène

58

cash-flow

chiffre d'affaires

59

cheat

tricheur/euse

60

conspirator

conjurer

61

contempt, scorn

mépris(e)

62

convenient

commode

63

criminal

crapuleux

64

deep

profond

65

defective

débile

66

discord

désaccord

67

hand full

poignée

68

information

renseignements

69

lack

manque

70

perfectly

parfaitement

71

range

gamme

72

to enlist

enrégimenter

73

to insure

assurer

74

dwarf

nain

75

elsewhere

ailleurs

76

European (pl)

européenne

77

except

hors

78

fallen

chuté

79

first of all

tout d'abord

80

flaming brandy / hotbed of dissent

brûlot

81

for trade

marchand

82

foretold

susdit

83

funeral

obsèques

84

fuzzy, blurred

flou

85

hard, painful

pénible

86

harmless

inoffensif/ive

87

in particular

notamment

88

initiative

initiative

89

interview

entretien

90

just for show

pour la frime

91

layoffs

licenciement

92

line

file

93

managing

dirigeant

94

out of play

hors jeu

95

perverse

vicieux(euse)

96

political party

parti

97

predestined

prédestinait

98

pride

fierté

99

proof

preuve

100

reliable

fiable

101

reprisal

rétorsion

102

riddled with

criblé(e)

103

rodent

rogner/euse

104

rot

pourriture

105

same

pareil

106

save, without

`hormis

107

secular

profane

108

solid, sturdy

solide

109

squared

quadrillé(e)

110

star

vedette

111

start

démarrage

112

steel

acier

113

streamer

banderole

114

stuck up person

bêcheur/euse

115

substitute

remplaçant

116

suburbs

banlieue

117

such

tel(le)

118

supplier

fournisseur

119

swollen

gonflé

120

takeoff

décollage

121

tame, tamed

apprivoise(e)

122

tear

larme

123

television

petit écran

124

the following day

lendemain

125

the leader

dirigeant

126

the smallpox

variole

127

this one

celle-ci

128

to absorb, to compare

assimiler

129

to advocate

préconiser

130

to agree with

approuver

131

to aim

viser

132

to append

ajouter

133

to back up

épauler

134

around (in time)

vers

135

banner

bannière

136

bound by

liées

137

competitor/competition

concurrent

138

to interpret

interpréter

139

to master

maîtriser

140

to thunder forth

fulminer

141

to be called on the carpet

être sur la sellette

142

to be ironic

ironiser

143

to be scared stiff

avoir la trouille

144

to become more expensive

renchérir

145

to blow one's nose

se moucher

146

to booby-trap

piéger

147

to borrow

emprunter

148

to break off

rompre

149

to bump into

buter

150

to burst, to break out

éclater

151

to buy up

racheter

152

to buzz off

se casser

153

to call to mind

évoquer

154

to cast off

appareiller

155

to change one's mind

se raviser

156

to clarify

préciser

157

to clear

débarrasser

158

to contemplate

envisager

159

to convey

acheminer

160

to crumble

émietter

161

to crush

écraser

162

to decline, to give up

récuser

163

to disarm

désamorcer

164

to draw (from)

puiser

165

to drop

larguer

166

to exhaust

épuiser

167

to fall

choir

168

to fear

craindre

169

to feel dizzy

avoir le tournis

170

to fill, to satisfy

combler

171

to give overwhelming support to

plébisciter

172

to give up

céder

173

to go out again

ressortir

174

to goof up

gaffer

175

to graft

greffer

176

to grant

accorder

177

to have a good laugh

se marrer

178

to hinder, hamper

entraver

179

to increase

s'accroître

180

to invest

investir

181

to issue

lancer

182

to lead

mener

183

to leak

couler

184

to lisp

zézayer

185

to make dizzy

donner le tournis

186

to manage

se débrouiller

187

to march past

défiler

188

to offer

offrir

189

to pick someone up

draguer

190

to play for time

temporiser

191

to poison

empoisonner

192

to reach

parvenir

193

to regulate

régler

194

to remove, to take off

enlever

195

to replace

remplacer

196

to reveal

révéler

197

to seem, appear

paraître

198

to set, to place

situer

199

to spot

repérer

200

debris

décombres

201

deposit

consigne

202

event

événement

203

founded

fondé

204

helmet

casque

205

in spite of

malgré

206

to stamp out

piétiner

207

to stand up again

relever

208

to stand up against

relever

209

to start/to damage

entamer

210

to strike off

radier

211

to succeed

aboutir

212

to sulk/to turn one's nose up at

bouder

213

to supply

fournir

214

to support

soutenir

215

to swallow up

engouffrer

216

to tar

goudronner

217

to tend

être porté(e)

218

to thunder

tonner

219

to track down

traquer

220

to turn (over)

retourner

221

to untangle

débrouiller

222

to watch out

faire gaffe

223

to wear out

user

224

unhealthy

malsain(e)

225

union

syndicat

226

waste, loss

perte

227

wheat

blé

228

willy

zizi

229

with whatever comes to hand

avec les moyens

230

to belong

appartenir

231

to criticize

critiquer

232

to hold for ransom

rançonner

233

to pretend

faire semblant

234

to retain

conserver

235

without flinching

sans broncher

236

to promise

promettre

237

to recede

reculer

238

to rip apart

éventrer

239

to stab

poignarder

240

to testify

témoigner

241

translator

traducteur

242

film

septième art

243

movie director

réalisateur

244

to establish

consacrer

245

undergrowth

broussailles

246

unusual

inhabituelle

247

useless

inutile

248

faucet

robinet

249

poll

sondage

250

section

tançons

251

the living proof

preuve vivant

252

to exercise

exercer

253

to tell

raconter

254

an endorsement

aval

255

ball (and chain)

boulet

256

breach, a gap

brèche

257

quest

quête

258

reduced

réduit

259

to withdraw

retirer

260

bash (party)

boum

261

fly

mouche

262

skill, mastery

maîtrise

263

stump

souche

264

underwear

slip

265

worm

ver

266

side

côté

267

starry

étoilé

268

test/sporting event

épreuve

269

to avoid

éviter

270

to become

devenir

271

to bind

lier

272

afternoon tea

goûter

273

bra

sou-tif

274

bull

taureau

275

covered playground

préau

276

shower or burst

gerbe

277

the snot

morve

278

decade

décennie

279

guinea pig

cobaye

280

limit

limite

281

mammal

mammifère

282

residence

demeure

283

the scrub, the underground

maquis

284

an agitation

émoi

285

sheep

mouton

286

the hair

poil

287

the repercussion

retentissement

288

the testimony

témoignage

289

the wool

laine

290

balance sheet

bilan

291

fear

crainte

292

misdemeanor

méfait

293

quartet

quatuor

294

stage (stopping place)

étape

295

the width

largeur

296

bucket

seau

297

diamond

diamant

298

goat

bouc

299

machine gunner

mitrailleur

300

sealing off

bouclage

301

serial

feuilleton

302

(admiration) to arouse

susciter

303

mute

sourdine

304

rifle, gun

fusil

305

skull

crâne

306

softly/quietly

en sourdine

307

welcome

accueil

308

an explosion

déflagration

309

demand

exigence

310

shelter

abri

311

species (of plant)

race

312

worry

souci

313

(tires) to screech

crisser

314

the scrap

déchet

315

to argue

discuter

316

to bet

parier

317

to bother

gêner

318

to catch

attraper

319

an exhaust pipe

pot d'échappement

320

doormat

paillasson

321

gate

grille

322

handful

poignée

323

skid

dérapage

324

to amaze, to impress

épater

325

(stairs) a landing

palier

326

search, a hunt

battu

327

the goal

but

328

the lawn

pelouse

329

to fail to go off

rater

330

to stumble, to trip

trébucher

331

(administrative) channel

filière

332

a survey

sondage

333

to express

exprimer

334

to moderate

modérer

335

to seem

sembler

336

to wish

souhaiter

337

fertility

fécundité

338

make-up

maquillage

339

striping, scouring

décapage

340

to cheat

tricher

341

to erase, to rub out

effacer

342

to grip or hold tight

serrer

343

according to

selon

344

rage / fury

rage

345

thread

fil

346

to dedicate / to devote

vouer

347

to make milder / to sweeten

adoucir

348

to weigh

peser

349

appreciably

sensiblement

350

auto body work

carrosserie

351

battle

bataille

352

beyond

au delà de

353

blood

sang

354

bullet

balle

355

burst

rafale

356

charcoal

charbon

357

connections

connexions

358

contempt

mépris

359

deceased

décèdé

360

diversion

détournement

361

empty-handed

bredouille

362

flaw

faille

363

for the time being

pour l'heure

364

goal

but

365

ground floor

rez-de-chaussée

366

in the midst of

au sein de