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Flashcards in Vocabulaire Deck (65):
1

grommeler

to mumble

2

déboucher

to uncork, open, or unblock

3

ruisseler

to flow, run or drip

4

éventaire

(m) stall, stand

5

secouer

to shake, mix, shock, rattle

6

crépuscule

(m) twilight, dusk

7

secourir

to save, to help, to rescue

8

volière

(f) aviary

9

échopper

to chisel

10

pépier

to chirp

11

gazouiller

to chirp or to cheep

12

agripper

to grasp, to grip, or to hang onto

13

vocifèrer

to yell or to shout (vtr)

14

balbutier

to stammer, stuter, babble (vi)

15

pourpre

purple

16

bougonner

to grumble (vi)

17

empocher

to pocket or rake in (vtr)

18

berceau

(m) a cradle

19

hirondelle

(f) a swallow or martin

20

effleurer

to brush, graze, or touch (vtr)

21

réjouir

to delight, or to please (vtr)

22

se réjouir de

to be glad about, delighted about (v pron)

23

bafouille

(f) a quick letter

24

encombrer

to encumber (vtr)

25

hocher

to nod (vtr)

26

surplomber

to overhang, overlook (vtr)

27

désigner

to show, point, appoint, designate, indicate (vtr)

28

dévisager

to stare at (vtr)

29

carnet

(m) a notebook

30

fusain

(m) charchaol, charcoal drawing, or a sketch. Also a tree

31

esquisse

(f) a sketch, outline, draft, hint, outline, shadow

32

ébahir

to astonish (vtr)

33

craindre

to be afraid or scared of, or to fear (vtr)

34

s'efforcer

to try hard, to strugge, to strive, to endeavour

35

crâne

(m) skull, cranium

36

tacher

to stain, make dirty (vtr)

37

flaque

(f) a puddle

38

gravier

(m) gravel

39

raisonner

to reason (vi) with someone (vtr)

40

carillon

(m) a chiming clock, doorbell, bells

41

froncé

(adj) gathered

42

d'abord

first of all (adv)

43

forteresse

(f) a fortress, fortification, stronghold

44

entraîner

to exercise, train, coach, drag away, or to lead to (vtr)

45

franchissement

(m) a crossing or clearing

46

échafaudage

(m) a scaffolding, construction

47

peigner

(vtr) to comb or groom (v pron) to comb your hair

48

cabrer

to make rear (for animals)

49

sauvagement

savagely, brutally (adv)

50

tordre

to twist or wring (vtr)

51

dévaler

to hurtle down (vtr)

52

robuste

robust, hardy, strong (adj)

53

hélas

unfortunately (alas) (adv/intj)

54

braseros

(m) brazier

55

fagot

(m) bundle of sticks, twigs, or a faggot

56

rondin

(m) a log or large stick

57

poulie

(f) a pully

58

crépitement

(m) a crackling, spluttering, rattle, or crackling

59

tourbillon

(m) a whirldwind, whirl, turbulence

60

tintement

(m) ringing

61

henissement

(m) neighing or whinnying

62

ressentir

to feel (vtr) to feel the effects of (v pron)

63

fondre

to melt or dissolve (vi, vtr)

64

dégouliner

(vi) to drip or trickle

65

amollir

(vtr) to make something soft