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1
Q
abolir
A
to abolish, to end
2
Q
aboutir à
Où aboutit ce sentier?
A
to lead to, to go to
Where does this path lead?
3
Q
accomplir
A
to carry out, to achieve, to accomplish
4
Q
adoucir
A
to soften, to mellow or ease
5
Q
affaiblir
A
to weaken
6
Q
agir
bien agir
A
to act, to behave
to behave well
7
Q
Il s'agit de
De quoi s'agit-il?
Il s'agit de faire...
Il s'agit de faire attention.
A
It's a matter of, it's about
What is it about?
We must do...
We must be careful.
8
Q
agrandir
Ils ont agrandi leur jardin
A
to extend, to enlarge
They've extended their garden
9
Q
alunir
A
to land on the moon
10
Q
anéantir
A
to annihilate, to wipe out
11
Q
aplanir
A
to level, to smooth away
12
Q
aplatir
A
to flatten
13
Q
appauvrir
A
to impoverish
14
Q
applaudir
A
to applaud, to clap
15
Q
approfondir
A
to go further into, to deepen
16
Q
arrondir
arrondir ses fins de mois
A
to round, to round off
to supplement one's pay
17
Q
assainir
A
to sanitize, to stabilize
18
Q
atterrir
A
to land
19
Q
avertir
A
to warn
20
Q
bâtir
A
to build
21
Q
blanchir
A
to whiten, to launder money
22
Q
bondir
A
to leap
23
Q
rebondir
A
to bounce, to recover
24
Q
chérir
A
cherish
25
Q
choisir
A
to choose
26
Q
compatir (à)
A
to sympathize (with)
27
Q
convertir
A
to convert
28
Q
définir
A
to define
29
Q
démolir
A
to demolish
30
Q
désobéir
A
to disobey
31
Q
divertir
A
to entertain, to amuse
32
Q
éblouir
A
to dazzle
33
Q
éclaircir
A
to clarify, to lighten
34
Q
élargir
A
to widen
35
Q
embellir
A
to make more attractive, to embellish
36
Q
engloutir
A
to devour, to engulf
37
Q
enrichir
A
to make rich, to enrich
38
Q
envahir
A
to invade
39
Q
épaissir
A
to thicken
40
Q
s'épanouir
A
to blossom
41
Q
établir
A
to draw up, set up, establish
42
Q
étourdir
A
to stun, to daze
43
Q
s'évanouir
A
to faint
44
Q
faiblir
A
to weaken, to dim
45
Q
finir
Le cours finit à onze heures.
A
to finish, to end
The lesson ends at 11 am.
46
Q
fleurir
Cette plante fleurit en automne.
A
to flower, to flourish
This plant flowers in fall.
47
Q
fournir
A
to supply
48
Q
fraîchir
A
to freshen, to cool off
49
Q
franchir
franchir la lagne jaune
A
to get over, to cross
to cross the yellow line
50
Q
frémir
laisser frémir
A
to quiver/shiver
to simmer
51
Q
garantir
garanti 2 ans
A
to guarantee
guaranteed for two years
52
Q
gémir
A
to moan
53
Q
grandir
Il a beaucoup grandi.
A
to grow
He's grown a lot.
54
Q
gravir
A
to climb
55
Q
grossir
Il a beaucoup grossi.
A
to get fat
He's put on a lot of weight.
56
Q
guérir
Il est maintenant complètement guéri.
A
to heal
He's now completely recovered.
57
Q
investir
A
to invest
58
Q
jaunir
A
to yellow
59
Q
maigrir
Elle a maigri de deux kilos en un mois.
A
to lose (weight)
She's lost two kilos in a month.
60
Q
mincir
A
to get thin
61
Q
moisir
Le pain a moisi
A
to go moldy
The bread's gone moldy
62
Q
mûrir
A
to mature, to rippen
63
Q
noircir
A
to blacken, to make darker
64
Q
nourrir
A
to feed
65
Q
obéir
A
to obey
66
Q
obscurcir
A
to darken, to obscure
67
Q
pâlir
A
to get pale
68
Q
périr
A
to perish
69
Q
pourrir
A
to rot, to go bad
70
Q
punir
Il a été puni pour avoir menti.
A
to punish
He was punished for lying.
71
Q
saisir
saisir l'occasion de faire quelque chose
A
to seize, to grab
to seize the opportunity to do something
72
Q
salir
A
to dirty, to sully
73
Q
subir
A
to suffer, to undergo
74
Q
surgir
A
to spring, to appear suddenly
75
Q
trahir
A
to betray
76
Q
unir
A
to unite, to combine
77
Q
verdir
A
to turn green
78
Q
vernir
A
to varnish
79
Q
vieillir
Il a beaucoup vieilli depuis la dernière fois que je l'ai vu.
A
to get old, to age
He's aged a lot since I saw him last.
80
Q
vomir
Il a vomi toute la nuit.
A
to vomit, to be sick
He was vomiting all night.