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1

take a census of, enumerate

recenser

(recently, we had a censur in this area)

2

sphere, area

l'aire

3

darken, obscure, cast a gloom over

assombrir

(his sombrero casts a gloom over our laughter)

4

to be convenable, opportune, fashionable

etre de mise

(this miss is fashionable, opprtune that i know her)

5

clear, neat, distinct (adv. - outright)

net

(that was an outright let!)

6

rehash, revive, drag up

remettre sur le tapis

(we have to drag up tap dancing onto tables again)

7

put on the table, bring to the fore

mettre sur le tapis

8

spray can

une bombe aerosol

(turn a spray can into a bomb!)

9

guardianship, supervision

la tutelle

(you tutor elle how to live)

10

to anchor

ancrer

11

siginificant

significatif

12

protective

protecteur

13

swastika

la croix gammée

(the cross if it was gammed and then pooped out again)

14

to amputate

amputer de

15

operation, running of, cultibation

la exploitation

16

soap

le savon

(save on not buying soap; stink)

17

commodity, merchandise, foodstuff

la denrée

(then, commodities were rare)

18

fasten, complete

boucler

(fasten your curly seatbelts)

19

mark off, restrict

borner

(since we are born, we are restricted by our gender)

20

trowel

la houlette

(who let the nazi have a trowel?)

21

redemption, buyback

le rachat

22

predominance

la prépondérance

(the predominance of pondering is a good characteristic to have)

23

track, hunt

la traque

24

grant, bestow

octroyer

(i grant upon yer eight octopuses)

25

subtract

soustraire

(he betrayed me, now i subtract his sum of sous)

26

hide from, shield

soustraire a

(hide the traitor under a pile of sous)

27

one swallow does not make a summer

une hirondelle ne fait pas le printemps

28

shortly

prochainement

29

save the day, someone's skin

sauver la mise

(save the miss)

30

be on top form

avoir la frite

(these frites are going to get me in top form)

31

fertility

la fécondité

(fertilitey depends on the condiments you eat, they dit)

32

rasping, squeaky

grinçante

(this grinning, healthy aunt has a squeaky voice)

33

budgie, parakeet

la perruche

(pernatyj budgie made into a peluche after death)

34

jewelerry, finery

la parure

(lure children into the park using fine jewellry not a good idea)

35

polish, shine

astiquer

(polish your egg tiquer using your ass)

36

accomodate, take in

héberger

(take in tilly berger)

37

arouse, awaken

éveiller

(that veil arouses suspicion that you are a man)

38

resisting, defiant, unwielding

réfractaire

(refracts all your atempts to brun them with light)

39

memeber of the resistance

maquisard

40

shift, transfer, mutate

muter

41

fall sharply, slump, tumble down (colloq)

dégringoler

(he feel from the ring because he's a goalie not a boxer, degrading)

42

cheer up

dérider

(cheer me up by deriding tony abbott)

43

accomodation

le accomodement

44

vise, clamp

le étau

(states try to use a vise to clamp down on the price of water; screwing rivers together)

45

narrow, become stronger, tighten

se resserrer

46

winegrower

vigneron

(ron becomes a winegrower)

47

feudatory, sharecropper (tenant farmer who pays as rent a share of the crop)

métayer

(i grow metal on my factory, does that mean i have to give metal to yer)

48

drunkedness, exhilaration

la ivresse

49

lavish, give lots of

prodiguer

(prodigy kid lavished with praise, but became a digger during la guerre)

50

throw somebody into confusion

désemparer

(throw someone into confusion by deserting emma and throwing a pear at her)

51

dispatch, send

expedier

(dispatch someone to look at expedia prices)

52

assembly, gathering

le rassemblement

53

barn

la grange

(hermione granger hiding out in a barn)

54

comic

cocasse

55

heel

le talon

(he's a tall one in heels)

56

commotion, turmoil

le branle-bas

(caused a commotion by throwing bran in the bas etage)

57

nip in the bud

étouffer dans l'oeuf

(we have to strangle evil chicken in the egg)

58

pelvis, pond

le bassin

(i base my bass playing in the strength of my pelvis - can even play in a pond)

59

refuelling

le ravitaillement

60

scrub, thicket

le maquis

61

pram

le landau

(land grenade landed strates au the pram)

62

to divide up, partition

cloisonner

(cloe moretz divides her sounds beweetn intereviews)

63

harmless, inncuous

anodine

64

sweing machine

la machine a percer

(percey can't even use a seqing machine himself, has to ask his mother)

65

clock

la pendule

66

wavering, fluctuation

un flottement

(the gloating paper boat wavered for a moment,but came back up to surface)

67

decorate with flag

pavoiser

(pals decorated their nazi voisin's house with french flags)

68

surprised, blissful

béat

(suprised at hearing this beat, but blisful)

69

bloom, thrive

fleurir

70

rosette, cockade (french)

la cocarde

(my cock goes hard when i see a rosette)

71

tommy gun

la mitraillette

72

french military academy

saint-Cyr

73

provisions

la victuaille

(i'll evict you for stealing all the chicken wing provisions, colonel sanders)

74

cornerstone

pierre angulaire

(pierre's philosphy cornerstone is to be an angel in the lair)

75

leaflet, pamthplet

le tract

(spread leaflets by driving around in a tractor)

76

file (nail)

la lime

(file your finger with a lime)

77

renounce, give up

abjurer

(the jury renounces their job, it's too hard to make a judgement on what brings out abs)

78

disown

renier

(rudolf the red nosed reindeer disowned by santa claus after becoming too famous and going into hrd drugs)

79

go back on everything you've stood for

se renier

(rudolf goes back on veerything he stands for by takning cocaine)

80

prison bar

le barreau

(surely we can crack this prison bar open with enough water)

81

sea buckthorn

agrousier

82

establish, set up

mettre sur pied

(I established a fungal colony on my foot)

83

herbal tea

le tisane

(herbal tea makes me sane)

84

bolster (long ornamental pillow for sofa)

traversin

85

companion, mate

la compagne

86

stamp

le timbre

( stamps made of timber aren't a very good idea)

87

support, co-operation

le concours

88

treasure, thesaurus

le trésor

89

give his laft breath

rendre son dernier souffle

90

textile mill

la filature

(fill the voiture with textiles; robbing a textile mill)

91

monthly

mensuel

92

scout

éclaireuse

(scout lights the way for other to use)

93

frame, bed

bâti

(ugly betty tied to a bed frame in a hotel room)

94

pinprick

coup d’épingle

95

harbor, conceal

receler

(conceal your recipe for celery from the nazis)

96

catch a glimpse of, make out

entrevoir

(just make something out between the two uildings)

97

pitfall, snare

la embûche

(emma's mouth is a snare; her voice is her pitfall)

98

breath

la haleine

(helen holding her breath)

99

christin

chrétien

100

prior to, previously

préalablement

(previously to being 2, he just went alabla, but noe he can talk about wheat at any moment)

101

boo

huer

(boo the fuhrer)

102

mining village

coron

(mining village takes the korona in wealth)

103

rescue

la rescousse

104

declutch, be off duty, take a brake

débrayer

(take a break from braying like a donkey on your duty)

105

spot, locate

reperer

(spot the giant pear)

106

in one's sunday best

endimanche

107

trestle

treteaux

108

crowd together, cluster around

s'agglutiner

(everyone clusters around to look at your saggy glutes)

109

slab, stall (market), stand

le étal

(a tall stall of tomatoes)

110

german person

les Boches

(they're such posh boches)

111

enclosure

l'enceinte

112

ashing, smart

pimpant

(he's very dashing and smart, i could pimp him out)

113

underlying

sous-jacent

(what's that underlying in your jacket)

114

watermark

filigrane

(watermark on bags full of grain)

115

crumble, disperse, scatter

émietter

(cake crumbles into little miettes)

116

bird catcher

oiseleur

(one who lures oiseaus)

117

finch

un pinson

(put a pin in that finch, son)

118

nest

nicher

119

canopy

l'auvent

(the canopy will protect us from the vent)

120

covered playground, inner courtyard

le préau

(protects from eau)

121

convict

bagnard

(he stole a bag, and not has to sleep on the nary)

122

pirate, bucaneer, foam, remove foam from

ecumer

(pirates remove cumi foam from thsi sea, crazy foaming at the mouth)

123

calf

mollet

(have a soft calf)

124

dungeon vault

le cachot

(fans himself with cash i the dungeon volt - it's hot in there)

125

warbler

la fauvette

(my favourite bird is the warbler)

126

nestle, huddle up

blottir

(huddles up to the wall to inhale his blow, but get tired at)

127

map of the world

la mappemonde

128

demise, expiration (lit)

le trépas

(if you tresspass here, it'll be your demise)

129

rosary

le chapelet

(the chapel lets us use their rosaries)

130

nest

nid

(birds need a nest)

131

godmother

la mirabelle

(sophie mirabella as evil godmother)

132

string, wire

la ficelle

(the flic tried to catch elle by putting a wire across the street)

133

crow

corbeau

(the coeur of a crow is beautiful, even if his corps isnt)

134

playground

la aire de jeu

135

to come full circle

boucler la boucle

(this book seller has come full circle to being a book himself)

136

limit oneself

se borner a faire

(i get bored being born to limit myself)

137

under the leadership of

sous la houlette de

(who let this guy take leadership with his trowel under his cap?)

138

to allow oneself

s'octroyer

(alow yourself eight octopus legs)

139

to avoid, evade

se soustraire a

140

to be on someone's back

etre sur les talons de qqn

141

set the record straight

remettre les pendules a l'heure

142

to tail somebody

prendre qqn en filature

(tailing somebeody, taken into the filing cabinet room and there's a voiture hidden there)

143

keep someone in suspense, spellbound

tenir qqn en haleine

(helen of troy kept her suitors spellbound)

144

be out of breath

etre hors d'haleine

(out of breath running away from helen; she's bad luck)

145

read between the linesl

lire en filigrane

(girl read a secret messages in the ags of grain)

146

be implicit in

etre en filigrane dans

( this fille is implicit in stealing the grain)

147

as happy as a lark

gai comme un pinson

148

legs like sticks

des mollets de coq

149

soft boiled egg

oeuf mollet

150

on a shoestring

avec des bouts de ficelle

(he has bouts of sadness where only fiction and her keep him on a shoestring to life)

151

push ones' luck

tirer sur la ficelle

(pull on the bell string to a nazi officer's house)

152

go on a pub crawl

ecumer les bars

(crawl the bars looking for cumin)