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by the torso

à bras-le-corps

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without sb knowing

à l'insu de qn

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to do the right thing

agir avec à-propos

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rope; mooring

amarre

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candidature job posting

appel à

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trump (card); advantage

atout

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preview (of entire film or performance)

avant-première

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admission

aveu

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oar

aviron

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trailer; preview

bande-annonce

11

ship's rail

bastingage

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house; dwelling

bâtisse

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tobacco pouch

blague à tabac

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financial division (of the DCPJ)

brigade financière

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breeze

brise

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to mess things up; to confuse things

brouiller les cartes

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boat; dinghy

canot

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primary school

communale

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friend

complice

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considering

compte tenu de

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consistent

conséquent

22

hull (of boat)

coque

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tasselled rope

cordelière

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to mix with (people); to rub elbows with

côtoyer

25

pistol grip

crosse

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to collect; to pick

cueillir

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willingly

de plein gré

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excess (of enthusiasm eg.)

débordement

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to dissect

décortiquer

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failure

défaillance

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to make out; to discern

deviner

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devotion

dévouement

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to cheat

duper

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overwhelmed

ébloui

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splendour

éclat

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(screw) nut

écrou

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breaking and entering

effraction burglary;

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influence (noun)

empire

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to set fire to

enflammer

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covering; coating

enrobage

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to light up

épanouir

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wreckage

épave

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ambiguity

équivoque

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scratch; scrape (noun)

éraflure

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to disclose; to show

exhiber

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unfortunate

fâcheux

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bah

fi

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(abominable) crime

forfait

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to put sb in prison

fourrer qn dedans

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; sincerity

franchise frankness

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to charter

fréter

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crumpled

froissé

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police custody

garde à vue

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stormy (meeting)

houleux

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feature film

long-métrage

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opera glasses

lorgnettes

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praise (noun)

louange

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Inverness cape

macfarlane

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butler

majordome

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boor; lout

malotru

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mocking (laugh eg.)

narquois

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upsetting

navrant

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nape (of neck)

nuque

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hatched (a plan eg.)

ourdi

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in (great) detail

par le menu

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to (be) attire(d)

parer

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to boast; to grandstand

pérorer

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specialized (work eg.)

pointu

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to take the initiative

prendre les devants

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(person) in their fifties

quinquagénaire

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stiffened

raidi

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sea level

ras de la mer

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recovery

redressement

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enhanced (beauty; value)

rehaussé

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swirl (of water eg.)

remous

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to recover (something)

repêcher

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lines; script (theatre)

répliques

78

to take something back

reprendre

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to suppress

réprimer

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revival

reprise

81

to daydream

rêvasser

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section; column (newspaper)

rubrique

83

avec to connect with (person)

s'aboucher

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to crouch down

s'accroupir

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to persist

s'entêter

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to pour forth; to spread over (moonlight eg.)

s'épandre

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to rebel against sth

se cabrer contre qch

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to hold on tightly

se cramponner

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to escape from

se soustraire à

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to sink

sombrer

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to command someone to do

sommer qn de faire

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grooved

strié striated;

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right away

sur-le-champ

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bank; slope

talus

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prostrated

terrassé

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windproof match

tison

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woven

tissé

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shooting; filming

tournage

99

holiday; holiday resort

villégiature

100

bent (back)

voûté