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Flashcards in SATII French day 41 Deck (50):
1

Officiel

Official

2

Prôner

To advocate, to recommend

3

L'aval

Approval, endorsement

4

La guigne

Bad luck

5

Le fonctionnaire

State employee, civil servant

6

En douceur

Gently, softly

7

La facture

Invoice

8

Briguer

To crave, to aspire to

9

L'arceau

Arch, vault

10

S'écrouler

To collapse

11

Écrouer

To imprison

12

À portée de la main

Within hand's reach

13

Éventuellement

Possibly

14

L'injure

Insult

15

La reconnaissance

Gratitude

16

Faner

To wither

17

Malmener

To mistreat, to mishandle

18

Officieux

Unofficial

19

Provenir de

To originate from

20

En attendant

Meantime

21

Étancher

To quench

22

Les données

Data

23

Cerner

To surround

24

Dans l'optique de

In order to

25

Le coude

Elbow

26

Comprimer

To compress

27

Les renforts

Reinforcements

28

Agglutiner

To glue together

29

Désemparé

Distraught

30

Secouer

To shake

31

Ébranler

To rock, to shake

32

La fâcherie

Quarrel

33

À la pelle

In large quantities

34

Dédommager

To compensate

35

Sombrer

To sink

36

La culpabilité

Guilt

37

Le squelette

Skeleton

38

Le bocal

Jar

39

Délaisser

To abandon, to neglect

40

Le tampon

Stamp

41

Les retrouvailles

Reunion

42

Le canif

Penknife

43

Battre en brèche

To tackle (an urgent issue)

44

Irrecevable

Inadmissible, unacceptable

45

La cassation

Abrogation (of a law)

46

La défaillance

Weakness, failure

47

Enclencher

To engage, to set in motion

48

En amont

Upstream

49

En aval

Downstream

50

Émettre

To state, to express