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credit rating agency

agence de notation

2

request for proposals

appel à projets

3

in passing, by the way

au passage

4

to hear (legal)

auditionner

5

own

commune village

6

to notice, ascertain

constater

7

compact

convention agreement

8

Kick-off, go-ahead

coup d'envoi

9

ram (noun)

coup de boutoir

10

within the framework of

dans le cadre de

11

dispose of, to get rid of

débarrasser

12

challenge (noun)

défi

13

hysterical

délirant

14

devoid of

dépourvu de

15

holder

détenteur

16

hide, to conceal

dissimuler

17

deterrence

dissuasion

18

double play

double jeu

19

overused

éculé

20

loan (noun)

emprunt

21

check, to curb

enrayer

22

to wipe

essuyer

23

to come up against

être en butte à

24

to be in an awkward position

être porte à faux

25

to appeal

faire appel

26

emphasize, to point out

faire valoir

27

summit

faîte

28

revolt (noun)

fronde

29

token

gage

30

to climb up

gravir

31

weekly

hebdomadaire

32

beyond reproach

irréprochable

33

surveillance, placement under surveillance

mise sous

34

to warn

mettre en garde

35

watchword

mot d'ordre

36

route, course

parcours

37

for all that

pour autant

38

laud, to advocate

prôner

39

qualify, to characterise

qualifier

40

hiding, concealment

recel

41

to come under

relever de

42

forgo, to abandon

renoncer à

43

to blame or reproach (oneself)

Se reprocher

44

to fulfill the conditions

réunir les conditions

45

salvage, rescue

sauvetage

46

sceptical

sceptique

47

to distance oneself from

se démarquer de

48

basically, in essence

sur le fond

49

to overhang

surplomber

50

suspended sentence

sursis

51

occur, to intervene

survenir

52

influence peddling

trafic d'influence

53

rightly, justly

à bon droit

54

overdrawn, defenseless

à découvert

55

misuse (noun), abuse

abus

56

tax relief

décote

57

to the rescue

à la rescousse

58

listed, identified

répertorié

59

machine, contraption

engin

60

barrack

caserne

61

Italian national police officer, carbineer

carabinier

62

light bulb

ampoule

63

home

foyer

64

aim at (also with s'), to direct at

adresser

65

to be depressed (verb)

déprimer

66

hysterics

crise de nerfs

67

to hit the bull's eye

faire mouche

68

recover, to pick up again

reprendre

69

half-mast

en berne

70

circumstances, situation

conjoncture

71

grateful, appreciative

reconnaissant

72

sag (also with s'), to subside

affaisser

73

to fight tooth and nail (used with se)

battre comme des chiffonniers

74

cause, to trigger

déclencher

75

expected, meant

censé

76

debunk, to discredit

déboulonner

77

furious

rageur

78

to be used (used with s'), to use

employer

79

to tear to pieces (also with s')

écharper

80

to come to a decision

trancher

81

to intend

entendre

82

wrongdoer, violator

contrevenant

83

to get ready to do, to be about to do

s'apprêter

84

to deprive

déchoir

85

pitfall, trap

piège

86

loss of control, blunder

dérapage

87

to blow sth out of proportion

monter qch en épingle

88

inflame, to stir up

attiser

89

cut to the quick (adj.)

piqué au vif

90

secularism

laïcité

91

obscurantism

obscurantisme

92

fundamentalism

intégrisme

93

detrimental

attentatoire

94

fulfill, to grant

exaucer

95

vow (noun), wish

voeu

96

Counter-weight, balance

contrepoids

97

be touched (also with s'), to be moved

être ému

98

to flay

fustiger

99

quite rightly

à juste titre

100

prefect

préfet