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To be green with envy

En baver d'envie

1

Car door

Portière f

2

Bang hit bash

Cogner

3

Become besotted fall for

Se torquer de qqn

4

Lung

Poumon m

5

Tit hooter

Nichon

6

Eyelid

Paupière f

7

Grumble complain

Râler

8

Be red as a tomato

Être rouge comme une pivoine
Peony

9

Split chop

Fendre

10

Darken

Foncer

11

Pins and needles

Picotement

12

Face mug

Bouille

13

Bed slang

Dodo

14

Preliminary prior to precededing

Préalable adj

15

Dubious speculative

Dubitatif

16

Range spread (tax) bracket

Fourchette f
And fork

17

Hare

Lièvre m

18

Hit the sack

Se bâcher

19

Flabbergasted dumbfounded

L'air éberlué

20

Waste of time

Une perte de temps

21

Slip up

Gourer

22

Hovel shack shanty

Masure f

23

Outhouse

Appentis m

24

Stuff fill
Get sloshed drunk

Bourrer
Se bourrer

25

Bank river bank

Berge f

26

Dumbbell

Poids m

27

Abduct kidnap

Ravir qqn

28

Thief robber

Larron -ne

29

Get together bash

Raout m

30

Fidget ants in yr pants travel bug

Bougeotte f

31

Gets his back up makes his hackles rise

Faire hérisser le poil
Hérisser bristle ruffle tousle (fur/hair)

32

Go on about inf
Begin doing something under take set about doing

Entreprendre

33

Time to sleep

C'est l'heure d'aller au dodo
Tu dois faire dodo!

34

No doubt

Nul doute

35

Talent fig
Hump bump lump

Bosse f

36

Livid

Furibond
Les regards furibonds

37

Small hours at the crack of dawn

Potiron-minet m

38

Bracelets handcuffs

Menottes fpl

39

Pal mate

Pote

40

Crash out

Pioncer

41

Stride along /across

Arpenter

42

Articulate enunciate
Hammer pummel

Marteler

43

Woman chick bird

Meuf f

44

Hissing whistling

Chuintement

45

Trouble mess up muddle

Embrouille

46

Dandelion

Pissenlit m

47

Chick
Sissy

Gonzesse

48

At least

Du moins

49

In broad terms
Roughly more or less

Grosso modo

50

Is it common?

C'est courant?

51

Treadmill

Trajet à pied

52

Skeleton

Squelette

53

Cycle lanes

Les voies cyclables

54

Crap shit

Chier

55

Crow raven

Corbeau m

56

Flood influx deluge fig

Inondation

57

Cove inlet

Crique f

58

Get bk to the grindstone
Go to work

Aller au turbin

59

Livestock flock herd

Cheptel m

60

Urtvättad

Délavé

61

Hen chicken

Cocotte
Also my darling ma cocotte

62

Pout n

Moue f

63

Hiccup

Hoquet

64

Pal buddy

(Mon )pote

65

Scavenger vulture fig

Charognard

66

Doze off kip

Roupiller

67

Bottom ass

Fesses fpl

68

Guest room

Chambre d'ami

69

Staple hook

Agrafe

70

Car set of wheels

Bagnole

71

Token chip

Jeton m

72

Yelp yap shriek

Glapir

73

Sonny lad son

Fiston

74

Brain

Cervelle f

75

Cooking baking

Cuisson

76

Zipper

Tirette f

77

Cling film

Film étirable
Film alimentaire

78

What a pain in the ass !

Ça fait chier !

79

Poison pen letter writer

Corbeau m

80

I was in a meeting

J'étais en rendez-vous

81

Happy as Larry

Excité comme une puce

82

I left a message

J'ai laissé un message

83

Classy adj

Classe

84

Nail, climax, highlight

Clou m

85

Turn a deaf ear

Faire la sourde oreille

86

Cream cheese

Le fromage à tartiner

87

Bowl, jar

Bocal m

88

Club, baton, truncheon

Matraque f

89

Heat wave

Canicule f

90

Stem, stalk

Tige f

91

Researcher

Chercheur

92

Obsess
To be obsessed

Obnubiler
S'obnubiler

93

Glitch, hiccup, snag.

Hic m

94

Briefcase, school bag, satchel

Mallette f

95

Rascal, scallywag

Chenapan m

96

Be tied down, strings attached

Un fil à la patte

97

Pill, tablet, on the pill

Pilule f

98

Send to sleep, knock out bore stiff

Assommer

99

Can (drinks) duckling

Canette f

100

Cockroach

Cafard m

101

Stencil, pattern

Pochoir m

102

Tadpole

Têtard m

103

Pasty, pale

Blafard

104

Windscreen wiper

Essui-glace m

105

Headache pl

Maux de tête

106

Smooth talker

Un beau parleur

107

Dick head vulg

Tête de noeud

108

Perk up

Ragaillardir

109

Spatter, splash, smear

Éclaboussure f

110

The margin of error

La marge d'erreur

111

Lie curled up, in foetal position

Être couché en chien de fusil

112

Nutcase, nutty adj

Barjot

113

Party, live it up

Faire la bringue

114

Sleep, lie in

Faire la grasse matinée

115

Bash (party)

Bringue f

116

Paving n

Dallage m

117

Leek, wart

Poireau m

118

Exhaustive, overwhelming, oppressant (heat)

Accablant

119

Pull a face, sulk

Tirer la gueule

120

Border, edge

Lisière f

121

In fits and starts

Par à-coups

122

This very day

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