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Flashcards in Ohagan_Advanced16_Eng to Fren Deck (100):
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double-edged

à double tranchant

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abuse of company assets

abus de biens sociaux

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bitter, sardonic

acerbe

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"to life everlasting" (Latin)

ad vitam aeternam

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pathetic, saddening

affligeant

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amphora

amphore

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to arrive around six o'clock

arriver sur les six heures

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to attend

assister à

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lessor

bailleur

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wealth or asset management bank

banque de gestion de patrimoine

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consecrated, holy

bénit

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undergrowth, brush

broussailles

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it's all an act

c'est de la frime

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it's none of your business

c'est pas tes oignons

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character

caractère

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crisis unit

cellule de crise

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high school

collège

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female genitalia (vulgar)

con

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condolences

condoléances

20

court of appeals

cour de cassation

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court of law

cour de justice

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curved

courbe

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convent

couvent

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already

d'ores et déjà

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by mutual agreement

de gré à gré

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disappointment

déception

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from

depuis

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current

dérive

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unravelling

détricotage

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mourning

deuil

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flow (of traffic

écoulement

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to build

édifier

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she's going on 50 years old

elle va sur ses 50 ans

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emotion

émoi

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in cash

en espèces

36

bid (noun)

enchère

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plunged into mourning

endeuillé

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hors d'oeuvre

entrée

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manner

errements

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fraud

escroquerie

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to reckon

estimer

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possibly

éventuellement

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exhibition

exposition

44

cliff

falaise

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fantasy

fantasme

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iron (appliance)

fer

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eventually

finalement

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fatal

funeste

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spindle (noun)

fuseau

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anything given for free

gratuité

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cave

grotte

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covered market

halle

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identity (as an adjective)

identitaire

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it's pouring rain

il pleut des cordes

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blade

lame

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to smooth, polish

lisser

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whim, caprice

lubie

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embezzlement

malversation

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group of trees or bushes appearing as one entity

massif

60

braggart

matamore

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wounded (esteem eg.)

meurtri

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strong, northerly or north-westerly wind in the south of France

mistral

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sanitary napkin

napkin

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opportunity

occasion

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timeliness, appropriateness

opportunité

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backwards-looking

passéiste

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pine forest

pinède

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foul play

piste criminelle

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bribe

pot-de-vin

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tenured or full professor

professeur titulaire

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satisfied (hunger), sated

rassasié

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rapture (also rel. Rapture)

ravissement

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to deny sb sth

refuser qch à qn

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acquittal

relaxe

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acquitted

relaxé

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to belong to, to be in the realm of

relever de

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cash withdrawal

retrait en espèces

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to return to Paris

revenir sur Paris

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exaggerated and empty (promises eg.)

ronflant

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to wonder about

s'interroger sur

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to pillage, vandalize

saccager

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seizure of jurisdiction

saisine

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refer (a legal matter to a court of law)

saisir

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first-aid worker

secouriste

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constraint

servitude

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disaster, blaze

sinistre

87

to steal

soustraire

88

stand (exhibit eg.)

stand

89

statuary (a group or collection of statues)

statuaire

90

in the photograph

sur la photo

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at the market

sur le marché

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on my way

sur ma route

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nice

sympathique

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to turn to the left

tourner sur la gauche

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soaking wet

trempé comme une soupe

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winch (noun)

treuil

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only (when preceding a noun)

unique

98

Undulating, hily

vallonné

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vegan

végétalien

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stained glass window

vitrail