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barely, hardly

à peine

2

to gum up, to damage

abîmer

3

subscription

abonnement

4

to subscribe

abonner

5

heightened, increased

accru

6

stockholder, shareholder

actionnaire

7

to lean against

adosser

8

bitter

aigre

9

prevailing atmosphere or trends of the times

air du temps

10

removable, portable

amovible

11

to soften, to relax

assouplir

12

bargain, windfall

aubaine

13

disruption, upheaval

bouleversement

14

to dabble in the stock market

boursicoter

15

one who dabbles in the stock market

boursicoteur

16

to turn,to point

braquer

17

to mix, to shuffle

brasser

18

newsletter

bulletin report

19

to tick, to mark

cocher

20

co-manager

cogérant

21

chest, dresser, bureau

commode

22

to intend to do

compte faire

23

simultaneity

concomitance

24

competition

concurrence

25

counsellor, advisor

conseiller

26

futures contract

contrat à terme

27

counter enquiry, second enquiry

contre-enquête

28

quotation, stock quote

cotation

29

health coverage

couverture santé

30

unpleasant aftertaste

déboire

31

deposed, fallen

déchu

32

to march, to scroll

défiler

33

fall (noun), collapse

dégringolade

34

telegram

dépêche

35

to lodge a complain

déposer une plainte

36

latest fashion

dernier cri

37

wishes (noun)

desiderata

38

dictum

diktat

39

to tell sth straight

dire sans détour

40

leadership, rulers

dirigeants

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to establish sth in a domicile

domicilier to domicile

42

to weaken

ébranler

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special correspondant

envoyé spécial

44

one who saves, saver

épargnant

45

splendour

faste

46

manager

gérant

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to run, to manage, to handle

gérer

48

that cannot be ignored, incontrovertible

incontournable

49

contempt

mépris

50

to plunder

mettre à sac

51

billion

milliard

52

wonderful

mirifique

53

envoys of the leadership

missi dominici

54

mixed, lukewarm,

mitigé

55

formerly, quite recently

naguère

56

negotiations, trade, transactions

négoce

57

board, sign, billboard

panneau

58

owner, boss

patron

59

to pay cash

payer comptant

60

CEO

PDG (président-directeur général)

61

reminder

pense-bête

62

to sack, to plunder, to loot

piller

63

investment

placement

64

to play, to joke

plaisanter

65

wet, rainy

pluvieux

66

grasp (noun), grip

poigne

67

polemics, controversy, debate

polémique

68

portfolio, wallet

portefeuille

69

to soar up, to expand rapidly

prendre son essor

70

to take oath, to swear in

prêter serment

71

primacy

primat

72

private sector

privé

73

product, savings instrument

produit d'épargne

74

proposition (noun), offer

proposition

75

ferocity, greed

rapacité

76

settlement, payment

règlement

77

to relativize, to put into perspective

relativiser

78

lucrative

rémunérateur

79

bail-out

renflouement

80

web, network

réseau

81

remain quiet

rester coi to

82

claim (noun), demand

revendication

83

laughing stock

risée

84

to prove true (also with s')

avérer

85

without mishap

sans encombre

86

to sell off (also with se)

brader

87

to exert oneself, to thrash about

se démener

88

to vow (also with se), to swear

jurer

89

staggering, astonishing

sidérant

90

online site

site en ligne

91

standard of living, social standing

standing

92

branch office, branch

succursale

93

to create, to spark, to arouse

susciter

94

full screen

tout-écran

95

to lie around

traîner

96

to sit enthroned

trôner

97

cash cow

vache à lait

98

flea market

vide-grenier

99

to see to

voir à

100

to take a dim view of sth

voir qch d'un mauvais oeil