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Mess things up

Faire le bordel

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Pleased delighted

Ravi
Avoir l'air ravi

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Pin n

Èpingle g

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Shiver

Grelotter

4

No doubt

Nul doute

5

Gym

Une salle de gym

6

Talent fig

Bosse f

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Flock, ton, heap inf

Ribambelle f
J'ai une rimbabelle de choses à faire avant de partir en vacances.

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Cord

Cordelette f

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Trap n

Piège m

10

It doesn't look GD/great

Ça la fiche mal!

11

Biological clock

C'est le tic-tac de l'horloge biologique

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Offspring, nipper inf
Offshoot

Rejeton m

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On the face of it, w/o knowing the facts
Preconceived

À priori adv
Priori adv

14

Scarcity ( of food)

Disette f

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Indiscriminately, wildly, undiscerningly

À tort et à travers
À travers across

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Lay responsibility on sb

Mettre qqc sur le dos de qqn

17

Tilt, incline, crane, stretch out

Pencher

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Awful, vile, squalid, disgusting, revolting

Ignoble adj

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Cash
Rolling in it (cash), loaded

Thunes fpl
Pété de thunes

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Stress out, make stressed, get anxious, worry

Stresser

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Hay, inf din, racket

Foin m

22

Sister, sis inf
Brother bro

Frangine
Frangin

23

Bury ( ex yr face in yr hand, nuts in the ground)

Enfouir
S'enfouir burrow

24

Barrell, cask

Barrique f

25

Annoyance irritation n

Agacement m

26

Hip (bone)

Hanche f
Tour de hanche hip size, hip measurement

27

Chalk, limestone

Craie f

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Rubber skin, balloon

Baudruche f

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Yawn, be ajar, gape

Bâiller

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Junk room, dump, dumping ground

Fourre-tout m

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Window ledge, dress hem, cliff edge

Rebord m

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Marsh, swamp

Marécage

33

Booklet

Livret m

34

Freeze fig
Freeze, immobilise, set, congeal

Se figer
Figer

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Murky ( water), blue-green, seedy, shady fig

Glauque adj

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Get stuck in the mud, get bogged down

Embourber

37

Feel, feel the weight of fig,
Hesitate, be in two minds

Tâter
Se tâter

38

Dirt, grime, muck, dirty trick

Crasse f

39

Tiles, tiling

Carrelage m
Poser du carrelage lay tiles

40

Sulk, be in a huff fam

Faire la gueule
Fais pas la gueule! Don't get in a huff!

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Shortcoming, gap

Lacune f

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Compass, indicator, guide, fig barometer

Boussole f

43

Range, music scale, array, assortment

Gamme f

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Braide,plait, weave

Tresser

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Slave traffic, trafficking

Traite f

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Rescue

Sauvetage m

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Life jacket, cardigan, under vest, inf cardie

Gilet m

48

Shellfish, shell

Coquillage m

49

Idiot, country bumpkin, hillbilly

Plouc m

50

Map out, trace, plot

Tracer

51

Waddle n

Dandinement m

52

Drowsy, sluggish, lethargic

Somnolent adj

53

Old beast

Vieille bête m

54

Pronto, snap-snap, straight away

Illico adv

55

Deceive, delude
Delude yrself

Leurrer
Se leurrer

56

Sparkling, bubbly, fizzy (wine water)

Pétillant adj

57

Cranberry

Airelle f

58

Taste, savour, eat enjoy

Déguster

59

Sandpit

Les bacs à sable

60

Trouble maker, disruptive, agitator

Perturbateur -Rice

61

Bazaar, pigsty fam

Souk m

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Lug around, cart

Trimballer

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Assume, take on, shoulder fig

Endosser

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Cartridge, carton (cigarettes) gas canister

Cartouche f

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Get nowhere, shuffle along

Piétiner

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Rascal, scallywag

Galopin m

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Gurgle rumble stomach, water gurgle

Gargouiller

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Fight tooth and nail

Résister bec et ongles

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Unfathomable fig

Insondable adj

70

Exactly right

Pile-poil adv

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Podiatrist

Pédicure mf

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Draining board

Égouttoir m

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Babble prattle

Jaser
Jaser sur gossip about

74

Schooling education School years

Scolarité f

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Walk arm in arm

Marcher bras dessus bras dessous

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Be in a good mood be cheerful

Être de bonne (mauvaise ) humeur

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Even tempered n

Humeur constante f

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Be on the mood to do sth

Être d'humeur à faire qqc

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Longwinded speech

Laïus m

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Amazement

Stupefaction

81

Allocate, assign, credit with

Attribuer

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Unearth, hit upon, find

Dégoter

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Drill n

Perceuse f

84

Black eye, shiner

Oeil au beurre noir

85

A domestic

Une scène de ménage

86

Lattice

Treillage m

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Pathetic hopeless loser

Minable adj

88

Deliver

Livrer qqc à qqn

89

Have the guts

Avoir le cran de

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Nasal

Nasillarde
La voix nasillarde

91

Briefcase
School bag

Mallette f

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Heads or tails

Pile ou face

93

Stinginess

Pingrerie f

94

Béer belly

Ventre à bière m

95

Blur stain smudge v

Maculer

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Dilapidated adj

Vétuste

97

At first

Sur le moment
Sur l'année over (the period of ) a year

98

Aimlessly

Sans but

99

In writing

Par écrit
Par la force. By force
Par terre on the ground

100

Wonderfully

Á merveille

101

A week fr today

D'aujourd'hui en huit

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Frizzy kinky (hair)

Crépu

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Boiled sweet

Roudoudou m

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Munch crunch v

Croquer

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Bar, counter sl

Zinc m