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le rebondissement

new development

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froler

brush against

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le renfort

reinforcements

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lorsque

When

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inquiétude

worry

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étonnant

surprising

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la disposition

tendency

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le prêtre

priest

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le actionnaire

shareholder

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surtout

above all

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gerer

to manage

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également

equally, evenly

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le hebdomadaire

weekly

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la croissance

growth

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le pourfendeurs

sworn opponent

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le argent

money

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ainsi

like this

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le dépôt

deposit

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saturer

to saturate

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abondant

extensive

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le remboursements

repayments

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provoquer

provoke, cause

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le recensement

inventory, census

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principe

principle

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product phare

flagship product

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au-delà

beyond

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préalable

preliminary

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la courbe

curve

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inverser

to reverse

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la volonté

wish, will

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en hausse

rising

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le croyance

belief

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frizer

to curl, skim

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le précarité

precariousness

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désabusé

disillusioned

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enrayer

to check

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jaloux

jealous

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mener

to take, lead to

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contraire

opposite

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préoccupant

worrying

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la locataire

tenant

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la informatique

computer sciences

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le promotion

promotion, class

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en promotion

on special offer

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la pédagogie

education, teaching skills

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par ailleurs

moreover

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le cursus

degree course

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le bac

baccalaureate

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viser

aim, aim at something

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le génie

genius

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marquant

significant, prominent

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dont

whose, of which

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le retombées

fall out

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ensemble

together, at the same time

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grincer

to creak

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violente

violent, drastic

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la espèce

species, type, sort

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imbitable

meaningless

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le rigueur

rigour, harshness

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réagir

react

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conjuguer

to conjugate, combine

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insolite

amazing, bizarre

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la ombre

shade, shadow

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le espoir

hope, hopeful

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le traité

treaty

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la désinvolture

casualness

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oublier

to forget, miss

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raccompagner

to take home

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rieur

happy

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la parole

speech, take the floor

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moqueur

mocking

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la remise

delivery, presentation

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hormis

save

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convier qn a

invite somebody to something

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calmer

to quiet down, ease

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mieux

better

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le mieux

the best

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bombardier furtif

stealth bomber

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furtif

furtive

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larguer

to drop, launch

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factice

fake

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la cible

target, target market

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frapper

to hit, strike

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-ci

this

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-ces

these

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notamment

in particular

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la dissuasion

dissuasion

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déclencher

release, launch, trigger

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concevoir

conceive, conceive of

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vitesse du son

speed of sound

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inébranlable

solid, steadfast, unshakeable

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le homologue

counterpart, opposite number

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au bout de

at the end of, after

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escompter

to expect, reckon upon

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s'expliquer

to explain to somebody, have it out, discuss things

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asseoir

to sit up, sit down, establish

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retrouver

to find, find one another

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le virement

transfer

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le voyageur

traveller, passenger

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le décret

decree

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la vigueur

vigour

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évoquer

to evoke

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le effondrement

collapse

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apaiser

to calm, quell, appease

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furieusement

furiously

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songer a

to think about

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la tournure

turn of phrase

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le camp

camp, side

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la montée

rising, rise

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étroite

tight

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prevaloir

to rule, reign

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en outre

besides

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le échelle

scale, ladder

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revenir

to come back, recur

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le genre

genre, type

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entamer

to start, commence

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le numero

number, weirdo, crank

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verrouiller

To bolt, lock

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sommaire

basic, summary

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le déambulateur

Zimmerman frame

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le déception

disappointment, disillusionment

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menotté

handcuff

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le parquet

Public prosecutors office

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fustiger

to denounce

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tranison

betrayal, treason

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defaire

undo, unwrap, unfold

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manqué

unsuccessful

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le séisme

earthquake

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la ignominie

disgrace

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la dissimulation

concealment

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le mensonge

lying

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salir

to dirty

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la morgue

haughtiness

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le blanchiment

laundering

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du tout au tout

completely

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la parole

speech, word

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avouer

confessed to

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entendu

knowing

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le filleul

godson

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la tribune

forum

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cibler

to target

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périr

to perish

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d'ici

within

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le attentat

assassination attempt, attack

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le Avis

reporting

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le sondage

opinion poll

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mise en concurrence

competitive tendering

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tromper

mislead

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le portee

span, reach

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le leurre

decoy

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redouter

fear, dread

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se passer de

get tired of

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fidele

faithful

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consigner

Keep a record of

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le atermoiement

evasiveness

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le pire

The worst

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le gachis

muddle

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la reine

Queen

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le émeutier

rioter

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abreger

shorten

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le aveu

confession, admission

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demarrer

take off, be successful

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le degat

damage

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traquer

to track, hunt

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chef de inculpation

charge

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le cou

neck

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deposer

to put down

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le plainte

complaint

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allouler

to allocate to somebody

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debourser

to pay out

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dechoir de

to be stripped of

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contourner

to bypass

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faire allusion

to allude to

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sciemment

knowingly

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le bénéfice

profit

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le syndicat

trade union

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celui-ci

This one

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flou

vague

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le licenciement sec

compulsory redundancy

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s'étaler sur

to spread over

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la attente

expectation

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effectifs

manpower

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orageux

stormy

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outre-mer

overseas

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censer

to incense ( figurative, praise to the skies)

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le déclinaison

declension

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feinter

to faint / to fool

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acteur

actor / player

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bousculer

to push, shove, shake up

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d'autant

accordingly

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chiffrer

to assess

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relever

to stand up, raise

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le ampleur

scale, size

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le defi

Challenge, defiance

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la pelouse

lawn, enclosed area

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le cadet

the younger

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le ascendant

influence, ascendant

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la bêtise

stupidity