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deception

duplicité

2

to dissolve

dissoudre

3

ahead of the game

bien placé

4

an offense violating the dignity of a ruler as the representative of a sovereign power

lèse-majesté

5

stuck

pris

6

rebounding

rebondissement

7

to step in

intervenir

8

donation

don

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to earn sb sth

valoir qch à qn

10

ethical

déontologique

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to contradict, to refute

démentir

12

scrappy

combatif

13

thing

truc

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to concern (that doesn't concern me)

regarder

15

holdings, assets

avoirs

16

straightening out, sorting out

régularisation

17

to pay

verser

18

to defend one's position

monter au créneau

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whatever happens

quoiqu'il advienne

20

to reap, to collect

engranger

21

earnings

recettes

22

withdrawal

repli

23

double doors

battants

24

(window) frame

embrasure

25

to jolt, to toss around

ballotter

26

to brush against

frôler

27

paperwork, documents

paperasses

28

bay (architecture), opening

baie

29

sudden

subit

30

to hug (clothing)

mouler

31

cheerfully, joyfully

allégrement

32

hansom cab

fiacre

33

to hobble, to limp slightly

boitiller

34

to sniff

renifler

35

to speak

pour ainsi dire so

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to take delight in

se délecter à

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strapping lad

gaillard

38

more

davantage

39

Damn(!) Curses(!)

malédiction

40

to follow

filer

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to deprive sbd of sth

ravir qch à qn

42

pleasure

volupté

43

dreadful, formidable

redoutable

44

speed, gait

allure

45

to consult (each other)

se concerter

46

to emerge (from)

déboucher

47

front steps

perron

48

tailcoat

habit

49

gypsy, Romany

tzigane

50

to approach

aborder

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to notify

aviser qn

52

cashier

caissière

53

in addition

sans compter

54

to fork

bifurquer

55

dressed, the manner in which one is clothed

mise

56

dubious, questionable

équivoque

57

to stagger

chanceler

58

to commit oneself

prendre parti

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to push one's way through the crowd

fendre la foule

60

to apologize profusely

se confondre en excuses

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to make a dash for sth

foncer sur qch

62

guest

convive

63

mezzanine

entresol

64

to dismiss

limoger

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to be engaged in talks

être en pourparlers

66

quota

contingentement

67

catch (countable noun)

prise

68

to fail

échouer

69

common ground

terrain d'entente

70

to strive, to work

oeuvrer

71

to be bound by

être lié par

72

comparison

rapprochement

73

counterpart

homologue

74

to be ahead of, to lead

devancer

75

to put up results

afficher

76

resentment

rancoeur

77

to know the routine

connaître la musique

78

to weigh sbd down

alourdir

79

stupidity

connerie

80

country person

campagnard

81

dagger

poignard

82

handbook, textbook

manuel

83

to dub, to nickname

surnommer

84

plumes in a hat

panache

85

mass

messe

86

phrase (noun)

formule

87

apocryphal

apocryphe

88

head, face

fraise

89

label (noun)

étiquette

90

stereotype, cliche, in fact

image d'Épinal

91

cottage

chaumière

92

snippet

bribe

93

brave, valiant

vaillant

94

to perpetuate, to endure

perdurer

95

and yet

or

96

pleases, as one likes

à sa guise

97

tyrant

despote

98

enlightened

éclairé

99

before one's time

avant la lettre

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to extol, to praise

louer