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arbitrer

to referee, umpire, arbitrate

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recler

to conceal, harbour, receive

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maussade

sullen, gloomy

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se connaître

to know each other

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aigu

high pitched, shrill, sharp

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tristesse

sadness

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le chauves-souris

bat

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le échelle

ladder, rate

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flambé

flambe

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la revue

review, magazine

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loucher

to squint

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la poursuite

pursuit, chase

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poursuites

legal proceedings

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se servir

to help oneself

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rallier

to rally, rejoin

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la embuscade

ambush

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le caravane

caravan

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le guet-apens

ambush

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la émeute

riot

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le berceau

cradle, crib

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la colère

anger

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bénit

consecrated

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faire un pied de nez à

to thumb one's nose at

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la lubie

whim, craze

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méconnaissables

unrecognisable

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le bilan

outcome, toll, balance sheet

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jouxter

to adjoin

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démentir

to deny, contradict

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déplorer

to deplore,

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quant a

as for, regarding

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costaud

strong, sturdy

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le vœu

wish

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enjoindre à qn de faire

to enjoin sb to do, to order sb to do

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abroger

to appeal, abrogate

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le intégriste

fundamentalist

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alentour

around

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le débordement

overflowing

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propre

clean, tidy, own

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auditionner

to audition

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le paradis fiscal

tax haven

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la implantation

implantation, setting

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le poil

hair

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prêter

to lend, give rise to

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le inondation

flood

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le tronc

trunk, collection box

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saucissonner

to cut up, to picnic

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la escroquerie

swindle

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octroyer qch à qn

to grant sth to sb, to grant sb sth

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le detournement

diverting, rerouting

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le recel

receiving stolen goods

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perturber

to disrupt, disturb

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la crue

rising

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gaver

to force feed, to fill someone up

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la production pluviométrique rainfall
déficit pluviométrique rainfall deficit

.

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la houle

swell

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la tempête

storm

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le fantoche

puppet

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ivre

drunk

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éberlué

astounded, flabbergasted

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la cargaison

cargo

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la velléités

vague desire

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le malheur

adversity, misfortune

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ennemi juré

sworn enemy

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épauler

to backup, support, aim at

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la issue

exit, way out, solution

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aveugle

blind

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déguisé

disguised, hidden

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soutirer qch à qn

to squeeze sth out of sb, to get sth out of sb

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le expertise

valuation, assessment, forensic evidence

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le remboursement

repayment

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le acheminement

delivery, transmission

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plier

to fold

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réprimer

to punish, suppress, put down

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la veille

a couple of days before

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rendre

To give back, return

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la rancune

grudge

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avant

before

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trop avant

too far forward

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la ampleur

scale, size

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le aménagement

laying out, fitting out

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arborer

to bear, display

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Mener

to take, lead, lead to

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la concertation

meeting, dialogue

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pharaonique

collosal

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la détroit

straight

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le affrontement

confrontation

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le heurt

collision

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gaz lacrymogène

tear gas

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ameuter

to draw a croud, stir

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globalement

taken as a whole

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naître

to be born, arise from

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le calcaire

limestone

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la calanque

rocky inlet

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tacheté de

speckled with

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jaillir

to gush out, spurt out

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pluvieux

rainy, wet

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a rade

natural harbour

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le tuile

tile

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le colline

hill

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sur pilotis

on stilts

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Sain

healthy, wholesome

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secouer

to shake

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la prière

prayer

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parallèle

parallel

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à huis clos

In camera

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le valeur

value, worth, merit

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établir

to make out, draw out, establish

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écrasant

overwhelming

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le dérapage

skid, slipping, slip up

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inouï

unheard of, extraordinary

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propos

sentiments

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la botte

boots, welling tons, bunch

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la coloration

Colour, colouring

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disperser

to scatter, disperse

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recenser

to make a list, make a census of, inventory of

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dériver

to derive, divert

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le arrachage

pulling out

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la pilleur

plunderer, looter

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populaire

Working class, popular

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la épreuve

event, test, trial, proof

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disputer

to play, fight, run

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calquer

to trace, copy

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la razzia

raid

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la foudre

lightening

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la cuisse

thigh, leg

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la piste

track, trail, ring

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le gilet pare-balles

bullet proof jacket

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écrouer

to imprison

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ame de fond

ground swell

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balayer

sweep up, sweep aside, scan

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minutieusement

meticulously

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le voyou

hooligan, gutter snipe

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jeune loup

young go getter

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repérer

to spot, locate

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le trace

track, footprint, mark

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le partie

part, party, game

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approprié à

appropriate to

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enrayer

to check

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voler

to fly

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le assaut

attack, assault

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aspirer

to breath, inhale

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récolter

to harvest, collect

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agir

to act, behave

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le valise

suitecase

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le avertissement

warning

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la balade

walk, stroll

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le passe-droit

special priviliges

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le sinistre

fire, blaze

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bénévole

voluntary

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defenester

to throw out of the window

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le gérant

manager

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le poing

fist

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ruban adhésif

adhesive tape

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mécanique

mechancial

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entrer en lice

to come in to contention

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délictueux

criminal

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propager

to spread

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le sifflement

whilstle, whistling

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apprêter

to prepare

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le retentissement

repercussions

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rouler

to roll

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le parrain

godfather

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le chœur

choir

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le refrain

tune

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houleuse

stormy

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escalader

to climb

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le agglomération

town

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le redevance audiovisuelle)

licencee fee

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cru

raw

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injurieux

abusive, insulting

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le bouclier

shielf

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le périple

journey

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prestations familiales

family benefits

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petite enfance

infancy

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le foyer

home, household

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le branche

branch, industry, stick

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aisé

well to do, well off

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la seuil

threshold

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le revenu

revenue, yield

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la prime

bonus, allowance

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la prestation

benefit, cover

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allocs

child benefit

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bouleversé

stricken, overwhelmed, shattered

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le trafic

traffic, trafficking

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parier

to bet

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le taupe

mole

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reluisant

gleaming

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sans bavure

flawless

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attester

to attest to, vouch for

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dépeindre

to depict

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à huis clos

in camera

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Le aiguilleurs

Pointsman, controller, switchman