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Flashcards in Vocab 1st Year Deck (31)
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1

un actionnaire

a shareholder

2

Choquant

Shocking; Staggering

3

Les riches

The well-off; Rich people

4

Les mieux éduqués

The well-educated

5

Incarner (parfaitement) qq chose

To epitomise sthg; To embody sthg

6

Un changement

A shift

7

Gonfler; S'accroitre

To swell

8

Decrocher de l'école

To drop out of school

9

Nettement

Sharply

10

Collecter; Accumuler

To collect; To reap

11

Pessimiste

Grim; Gloomy; Pessimistic

12

Paresseux (au travail)

Lazy; Work-shrinking

13

S'efforcer de faire qq chose

To strive on doing sthg

14

Prospérer; Réussir

To proper; To thrive;

15

Etre retissant à faire qq chose

To be loth to do sthg; To be reluctant to do sthg; To be unwilling to do sthg

16

Avoir naturellement tendance a faire qq chose

To be prone to do sthg

17

Subir

To undergo

18

Suivre une formation

To undergo vocational education

19

Remplir; S'accomplir

To fulfil sthg; To fulfil oneself

20

Abandonner une politique

To abandon a policy; To serap a policy

21

Un jeu de mots

A pun; A play on words

22

Multiplié par deux

Increased two fold

23

Retarder qq chose

To postpone sthg; To put off sthg

24

Empécher; S'opposer

To hinder

25

Influence

Clout

26

Exercer qq chose

To exert sthg; To wield sthg

27

Empécher qq chose

To impede sthg; To prevent sthg

28

Un groupe de pensée

A think-tank

29

Chic

Upmarket; leafy

30

Supporter qq chose

To back sthg; To support sthg