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Flashcards in Ohagan_Advanced3_Eng to Fren Deck (100):
1

decryption, decoding

décryptage

2

page, column

chronique

3

backstage

coulisse

4

pennant

fanion

5

to pull out all the stops, to go all out

sortir le grand jeu

6

cheap

quat'sous

7

rigged

truqué

8

UFO

ovni (objet volant non-identifié)

9

bowels, depths, guts

entrailles

10

beer expert

biérologue

11

café, bar

zinc

12

head (noun), foam

mousse

13

brewer

brasseur

14

sea urchin, chestnut

châtaigne

15

reinforcement, support

renfort

16

capital, heritage

patrimoine

17

real estate

immobilier

18

reassembly

remontage

19

to commit oneself

s'engager

20

grindstone, millstone

meule

21

sprocket, gearwheel

pignon

22

steel

acier

23

stamp, (on gold) die, hallmark

poinçon

24

stoning, strone-throwing

caillassage

25

skirmish (noun), clash

échauffourée

26

concrete block

parpaing

27

dealer, trafficker

trafiquant

28

stairwell

cage d'escalier

29

to croak (die), to puncture

crever

30

to root out the evil

crever l'abcès

31

filthy rich

friqué

32

to storm, to rant and rave

tempêter

33

in the field

sur le terrain

34

steadfastness, firmness

fermeté

35

scheme (noun), trick

combine

36

impounding, seizure

saisie

37

from then on, from now on

désormais

38

to be unable to pretend not to notice, t to be unable to ignore the situation

se pas cacher derrière son petit doig

39

shelter, haven

abri

40

to deprive (also with se)

priver

41

Bread-and-butter, livelihood

gagne-pain

42

to have, to use

disposer de

43

much more, otherwise

autrement

44

pebbles, stones

cailloux

45

in view of, considering

au regard de

46

suburb

banlieue

47

to cope with, to confront

faire face

48

to put away, to put aside

mettre de côté

49

trainee, intern

stagiaire

50

workforce, manpower

effectif

51

to make funds available, to releas, to emit

dégager

52

to recruit, to hire

embaucher

53

apostle

apôtre

54

to root, to fix

enraciner

55

at least

du moins

56

inexhaustible

intarissable

57

legitimacy, validity

bien-fondé

58

rioting, riot

émeute

59

smear (noun), blunder

bavure

60

cornerstone

pierre angulaire

61

back street, alleyway

ruelle

62

to splash

éclabousser

63

to upset, to annoy

indisposer

64

lifestyle, environment

cadre de vie

65

Foreign Parachute Regiment

REP (régiment étranger de parachutistes)

66

other people, others

autrui

67

reach (noun), range

portée

68

scum

racaille

69

to throw rocks

caillasser

70

to uphold, to support

soutenir

71

not to say, even

voire or

72

to establish

instaurer

73

people at large, general public

grand public

74

reason, grounds, motive

motif

75

Grande École for top civil servants

ENA (École nationale d'administration)

76

grazing, pasture

pâturage

77

teat, udder, breast

mamelle

78

farmer

exploitant agricole

79

height of something

comble

80

Anti-skid, anti-slip

antidérapant

81

to slip, to get out of control, to skid

déraper

82

new, unseen, unpublished

inédit

83

to spare oneself sth (last with se), to exempt someone from sth

dispenser

84

clam

palourde

85

march, parade, stream (noun)

défilé

86

squadron

escadrille

87

pontoon, barge, landing stage

ponton

88

even though .., X might ..., but..

avoir beau + infinitif .

89

to throw, to fling

flanquer to flank

90

definitely, without fail

à coup sûr

91

any dark gooey liquid, molasses

mélasse

92

administration, management

gestion

93

French stock market index

SBF 120 a (Société des Bourses Françaises 120 Index)

94

aim, mission

vocation

95

scornful, disdainful

dédaigneux

96

to cry out, to exclaim

s'écrier

97

to send for, to summon

convoquer

98

to appoint

fixer t (rendez-vous)

99

eloquence

verve

100

friendly

bon enfant