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fancy [ˈfænsɪ] ( compar fancier, superl fanciest )
adjective

[elaborate - clothes] recherché, raffiné
[high-quality] de qualité supérieure, de luxe

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fancy [ˈfænsɪ] ( pl fancies )
noun

[whim] caprice m, fantaisie f

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fancy [ˈfænsɪ] ( pt & pp fancied )
transitive verb

(UK & informal) [want] avoir envie de
[like] aimer

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ballpark figure

[About/approximately] a number or amount that is approximately correct - used especially in business

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to lift

[object] soulever, lever

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risky [ˈrɪskɪ] adjective

[hazardous] risqué, hasardeux
risky business : entreprise hasardeuse

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weird [wɪəd] adjective

1. [mysterious] mystérieux, surnaturel
2. (informal) [peculiar] bizarre, étrange

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worthwhile [ˌwɜ:θˈwaɪl]
adjective

[useful - action, visit] qui vaut la peine
[ - job] utile, qui a un sens

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involve [ɪnˈvɒlv]
transitive verb

1. [entail] impliquer, comporter
2. [concern, affect] concerner, toucher

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Fancy [adjective] especially American, spoken)

Expensive
a fancy house,car, hotel, etc. is expensive and fashionable

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kid [kɪd] ( pt & pp kidded, cont kidding )
intransitive verb

(informal) [joke] blaguer
I won it in a raffle — no kidding! je l'ai gagné dans une tombola — sans blague!
you're kidding! tu rigoles!
don't get upset, I was just kidding ne te fâche pas, je plaisantais OR c'était une blague