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Flashcards in Ohagan_Advanced13_Eng to Fren Deck (100):
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around

à la ronde

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currently

actuellement

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purchaser, successful bidder

adjudicataire

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annoyed

agacé

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pride, self-esteem

amour-propre

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a small tripe sausage

andouillette

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to pace up and down

arpenter

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to fill out, to round off

arrondir

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offshore

au large

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to have sb in one's pay

avoir qn à sa solde

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to have sb in one's pocket

avoir qn dans la manche

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(one of a pair)

battant door

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half pint

bock de bière

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red caps worn by insurgents in a 17th century France fiscal revolt

bonnet rouge

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(in the) loop

boucle

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puff (of smoke eg.)

bouffée

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to stuff, to fill

bourrer

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rough, gruff

bourru

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sheep, ewe

brebis

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briar (wood used to make pipes)

bruyère

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Filling-up, clogging

colmatage

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to strike a deal with sb

conclure un marché avec qn

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to beg sb to

conjurer qn de

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to force sb to do

contraindre qn à faire

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to escort

convoyer

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to clear-cut

couper à blanc

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to tear open, to unseal

décacheter

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jet lag

décalage horaire

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confusion, distress

désarroi

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refreshed

dispos

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cash dispenser

distributeur de billets

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an old tool (like an ax) to make barrels

doloire

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candy, sweet

douceur

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dubious

douteux

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a come-on, flirting

drague

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to shake (one's confidence eg.)

ébranler

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alarmed, aghast

effaré

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to stop, to prevent

empêcher

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to mount, to get on

enfourcher

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cap (oil spill)

entonnoir

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sirloin steak cut

entrecôte

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desperately

éperdument

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discount (noun)

escompte

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cramped, confined

exigu

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to work wonders

faire des prodiges

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to help oneself to (goods objects)

faire main basse sur

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load (noun)

fardeau

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land property (adj.)

foncier

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to crumple (paper eg.)

froisser

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son-in-law

gendre

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Host AND guest

hôte

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oyster

huitre

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lifestyle

hygiène de vie

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unfruitful

infructueux

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ingratiating

insinuant

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taken aback

interloqué

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to hold one's cards close to the vest

jouer serré

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curse (noun)

juron

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the early morning

le petit jour

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Crystal-clear, bright

limpide

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pallid, deathly pale

livide

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the territory of a marquis

marquisat

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(flower) bed

massif

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to dig (one's) teeth into

mettre sous la dent

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monk

moine

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to move up a notch

monter d'un cran

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to transfer

muter

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to block up

obturer

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to offend

offusquer

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sequin

paillette

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peer

pair

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wooden floor

parquet

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to put the finishing touches (to)

peaufiner

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Plaid blanket

plaid

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pneumatic tire

pneumatique

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legal proceedings

poursuites

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to stand back

prendre du recul

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expectation

prétention

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to be crazy about

raffoler de

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to call for, to ask for

réclamer

81

registered (letter eg.)

recommandé

82

to miss (person, place)

regretter

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to return, to give back

rendre

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to disown

renier

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effect, impact

retentissement

86

to delude oneself

s'illusionner

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to do one's utmost

s'ingénier

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to get moving (to eliminate physical/mental numbness)

se dégourdir

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to come up against, to run up against

se heurter à

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to stand by

se tenir

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help (noun)

secours

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cursory

sommaire

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subcontractor

sous-traitant

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characteristic

spécificité

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snuff box

tabatière

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capers, Provençal purée of olives, olive oil...

tapenade

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to want, to wish

tenir à

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a type of offal made of animal stomach

tripe

99

shame

vergogne

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bolt (on a door or window)

verrou