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Flashcards in Ohagan_Advanced7_Eng to Fren Deck (100):
1

Freemasonry

franc-maçonnerie

2

foodstuff, provision, commodity

denrée

3

vintage, grape harvest

vendange

4

to squeeze

serrer

5

to take after

tenir de

6

to curl up, to nuzzle

se blottir

7

to gulp down, to swallow up

engloutir to swallow up

8

French coin with a shield on it

écu old

9

emotionless, unblinking

impassible

10

to expect, to anticipate

escompter

11

One could suppose, It is probable that

Il est présumable que

12

immovable property, real property

bien-fonds

13

a card game variant of Whist

boston

14

to lay oneself open to

donner prise à

15

winking

clignement

16

speechless, mute, silent

muet

17

a castrated chicken

chapon

18

cash crop

culture de rente

19

lessee, tenant

locataire

20

in addition to

en sus de

21

lease

bail

22

bran

son

23

flour

farine

24

market gardener

maraîcher

25

hedge

haie

26

tree whose main trunk and branches have been cut (arbre têtard)

truisse

27

to transport a load somewhere using an animal-drawn vehicle

charroyer

28

cut, chopped

débité

29

kindness

complaisance

30

pile of firewood

bûcher

31

wages

les gages

32

tinplating, tinning

étamage

33

payment

acquittement

34

taxation

imposition

35

compensation, allowance

indemnité

36

game (wild animals)

gibier

37

abounding in pithy aphorisms or maxims

sentencieux

38

to stutter, to stammer

bégayer

39

to discourse

discourir

40

muttering, mumbling

bredouillement

41

flow (of words), flood

flux

42

to take up (idea)

embrasser

43

scholarly

savant

44

To betray (eg. secret)

livrer

45

claim (noun), demand

prétention

46

dependence

ilotisme

47

screen

paravent

48

nevertheless

néanmoins

49

behaviour, demeanour

tenue

50

prudent, watchful and discreet

circonspect

51

to constrain, to restrain

contraigner

52

heavyset, stocky

trapu

53

calf (lower leg)

mollet

54

kneecap

rotule

55

knobby, gnarled

noueux

56

smallpox

vérole

57

consuming

dévorateur

58

mythical basilisk

basilic

59

magnifying glass, reading glass

loupe

60

veined (marble), grained (wood)

veiné

61

keenness, perceptiveness

finesse

62

integrity

probité

63

wool stockings made to look like cloth

bas drapés

64

wool

laine

65

brown

marron

66

vest, cardigan

gilet

67

line

raie

68

red-brown

puce

69

shirttail (...de chemise) panel (clothing)

pan

70

business

exploitation

71

assets

actifs

72

assets

incorporel

73

to wager

gager

74

handover (noun), transfer

cession

75

to streamline, to stabilize

assainir

76

balance sheet

bilan

77

editor, writer

rédacteur

78

financing round

tour de table

79

sanctified, made safe

sanctuarisé

80

daily paper

quotidien

81

to develop

évoluer

82

to pull out (also with se), to withdraw from

désengager

83

to possess, to hold

détener

84

to the great displeasure of

au grand dam de

85

enthusiastic, to be overconfident

pécher par excès de

86

flagship (adj.)

phare

87

return to work (noun) after slack summer

rentrée

88

sponsor, godmother

marraine

89

windmill

éolienne

90

to supply, to fuel

alimenter

91

heaps

foultitude

92

sustainable development

développement durable

93

(toilet) flush

chasse d'eau

94

(cold hard) cash

monnaie sonnante

95

city and suburbs, burg

agglomération

96

greenhouse effect

effet de serre

97

developing country

pays en voie de développement

98

to help oneself

se servir

99

to damage, to ruin

abîmer

100

innovative

novateur