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rancour, bitterness

amertume

2

of yesteryear, of old

antan

3

branch (noun)

antenne

4

ruthless ambition, pushiness

arrivisme

5

or inhabitant of same, related to Auvergne

auvergnat

6

support, endorse

avaliser

7

stupid, to look daft

avoir l'air fin

8

ointment, balm

baume

9

flop (noun)

bide

10

statement of account, assessment

bilan

11

to the lees, to drink wine to the dregs

boire le vin jusqu'à la lie

12

jump (noun), leap

bond

13

shield (noun)

bouclier

14

small town, village

bourgade

15

construction site, building site

chantier

16

peak, summit

cime

17

to tally, to count

comptabiliser

18

to accommodate, to reconcile

concilier

19

to compete against, to rival

concurrencer

20

to reinforce, to strengthen

conforter

21

instructions, orders

consigne

22

compensation, equivalent

contrepartie

23

quotation, ranking

cote

24

fit of rage

coup de sang

25

Court of Auditors

Cour des comptes

26

a French tax

CSG (contribution sociale généralisée)

27

indeed, effectively

de fait

28

to let go

démordre

29

surpassing, overtaking

dépassement

30

to submit a proposition

déposer une proposition

31

infringement, dispensation

dérogation

32

disenchantedness, disillusionment

désabusement

33

a falling out of love

désamour

34

retailer,retail dealer

détaillant

35

conflict, disagreement

différend

36

system, device, plan

dispositif

37

wide-eyed

écarquillé

38

disparity, gap, difference

écart

39

to stir up, to warm up

échauffer

40

setback, failure

échec

41

upturn, upswing, sunny spell

éclaircie

42

Tree-hugger, eco-freek

écolo

43

regardless, in spite of

en dépit de

44

up to speed, advanced

en pointe

45

on the other hand

en revanche

46

to incorporate, to encompass

englober

47

pep, spirit

entrain

48

contained in or carried on by letters, epistolary

épistolaire

49

ordeal, test

épreuve

50

to be unclear about, to be lost

être dans le flou

51

to charge, to invoice

facturer

52

to make room, to make space

faire de la place

53

associated with or containing iron

ferrugineux

54

Travail Labor Day

fête du

55

inevitably

forcément

56

thanks to

grâce à

57

wholesaler, wholesale deale

grossiste r

58

to provide shelter for, to house

héberger

59

tax (noun)

impôt

60

to insult, to call names

invectiver

61

to campaign (battle), to engage in

livrer

62

interest, rent

loyer

63

to rule with an iron hand, to run a tight ship

mener à la baguette

64

to call the shots

mener le bal

65

to not mince one's words

parler comme Saint Jean Bouche d'or

66

breakthrough, opening

percée

67

GDP gross domestic product

PIB (produit intérieur brut)

68

portal, gate, great door

portail

69

mouthpiece, spokesperson

Porte-parole

70

to bear fruit

porter des fruits

71

to advocate, to recommend

préconiser

72

damage (noun), harm

préjudice

73

to consider, en compte

prendre

74

provision, benefit

prestation

75

interview by

propos recueillis par

76

shortcut

raccourci

77

discount (noun)

remise

78

catching up, upturn

remontée

79

to pick up the thread of, to retie

renouer

80

rebellious, stubborn

rétif

81

giggle, snigger

ricaner

82

to break away from, to break with

rompre avec

83

ballot, vote

scrutin

84

to look into

se pencher sur

85

thoughtful, sensible

sensé

86

threshold

seuil

87

at the risk of

sous peine de

88

endorsement (countable)

soutien support

89

estate, inheritance

succession

90

night table

table de chevet

91

lifestyle, way of life

train de vie

92

bracket (as in taxes or age)

tranche

93

agreement, three-way partnership

triangulaire

94

Union for a Popular Movement

UMP (Union pour un mouvement populaire)

95

Worn-out, worn-down

usé

96

information monitoring

veille

97

change of direction, bend

virage

98

business car

voiture de fonction

99

shutter (noun)

volet

100

CPA, chartered accountant

expert-comptable