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1

in accord

à l'unisson

2

gulf, abyss

abîme

3

relentlessness

acharnement

4

intelligence agency

agence de renseignement

5

crowning moment

apothéose

6

(a person's) influence(s)

ascendant

7

atheistic

athée

8

attack (noun)

attentat

9

at the taxpayer's expense

aux frais du contribuable

10

packed with

bourré de

11

to point (gun/camera)

braquer

12

fig. to snap (in one's mind)

briser les digues

13

to travel past at high speed

brûler

14

a ship's hold

cale

15

surrounded

cerné

16

trawler

chalutier

17

small bedroom

chambrette

18

target

cible

19

to sting

cingler

20

dividing wall

cloison

21

but of course!

comment donc

22

conspiracy, plot

complot

23

to thwart, to counteract

contrecarrer

24

dressmaker, seamstress

couturière

25

copper, brass

cuivre

26

wine shop (usu. state-run)

débit de vins

27

rage, fury

déchaînement

28

forfeit (noun), loss

déchéance

29

decree (noun)

décret

30

to decree

décréter

31

to overcome, to tame

dompter

32

to pull the wool over sbd's eyes, to hide one's intentions from sbd

donner le change à qn

33

to damage the reputation of, to bespatter

éclabousser

34

overzealous, eager

empressé

35

to be fed up

en avoir marre

36

recorded (broadcast)

en différé

37

awaiting delivery, pending

en souffrance

38

to infringe

enfreindre

39

brief article

entrefilet

40

criticized, slammed

épinglé

41

gleaming, shining

étincellement

42

to fade away

évanouir

43

possibility

éventualité

44

to bring up, to refer to

évoquer

45

to bear the brunt of sth

faire les frais de qch

46

fierce (appearance)

farouche

47

culprit

fautif

48

saga

feuilleton

49

rotten, damned

fichu

50

to sense (danger)

flairer

51

to strike

frapper

52

tasselled, striped

galonné

53

disturbed, bothered

gêné

54

pit, chasm

gouffre

55

to puff (machine)

haleter

56

to catch

happer

57

haughty

hautain

58

unmovable

immuable

59

helplessness

impuissance

60

indomitable

indomptable

61

inappropriate

indu

62

to instill or inspire a feeling in sbd

insuffler

63

panelling

lambris

64

league (approx. 4 km)

lieue

65

city hall

mairie

66

sailor

matelot

67

grumble

maugréer to

68

stinginess, pettiness

mesquinerie

69

(nautical) mile

mille

70

moulding

moulure

71

to be unable to believe

ne pas en revenir

72

ocean liner

paquebot

73

footbridge, gangplank

passerelle

74

cobblestone

pavé

75

leather jacket

peau de bête

76

pilgrim

pèlerin

77

booby-trapped

piégé

78

refresher course

piqûre de rappel

79

to wear several hats

porter plusieurs casquettes

80

gossip, rumours

potins

81

to ask sbd to

prier qn de

82

prow

proue

83

receipt

quittance

84

to extort money from

racketter

85

research report, expert report

rapport d'expertise

86

to retrace one's step, to turn back

rebrousser chemin

87

to acknowledge

reconnaître

88

funny, odd

rigolo

89

to respond, to retort

riposter

90

to slip away

s'esquiver

91

clipped (voice)

saccadé

92

heavens!

sapristi

93

to clench (fists)

se crisper

94

to be covered with uneven or sharp objects

se hérisser de

95

to bribe

soudoyer

96

temple (sides of head)

tempe

97

to draw conclusions from sth

tirer les conséquences de qch

98

jersey, big jacket

vareuse

99

steering wheel

volant

100

plume of smoke

volute de fumée