Flashcards in white collar Deck (50):
خیلی مراقبش باش
take good care of ...
حس شوخ طبعی داشتن
our boy has a sense of humor
a high official in the household of a medieval king, prince, or noble originally having charge of the cavalry but later usually in command of the military forces
of or relating to the Middle Ages
a medieval castle
soldiers who fought on horseback
این چیزیه که ما رو متعجب کرده
that is what we are wondering
drop the ball
to make a mistake especially by failing to take timely, effective, or proper action
of all people
used to emphasize that a specified person is the person one most or least expect to do or know something You, of all people, should know the answer to this.My best friend, of all people, betrayed me.
an advantage granted or achieved at the beginning of a race, a chase, or a competition a 10-minute head start
-They gave me a five-minute head start.
we are tracing the card in case he using it again
to start (something, such as an automobile) by short-circuiting the ignition system
a road vehicle, typically with four wheels, powered by an internal combustion engine or electric motor and able to carry a small number of people.
the process of burning something.
to add weight, strength, or power to (something) Security around the city will be beefed up during the event.
a person confined to an institution such as a prison or hospital.
: the machinery (such as springs and a train of gears) that run a clock; also : a similar mechanism running a mechanical device (such as a toy)
she comes back every week like clockwork
save someone the trouble/bother
: to do something so that someone else does not have to do it I'll make the appointment for you to save you the trouble/bother.
give or take
: as an estimate accurate within (an amount to be added or subtracted) weighs 150 pounds, give or take a few pounds
(super-maximum security or administrative maximum (ADX)) is a term used to describe "control-unit" prisons, or units within prisons, which represent the most secure levels of custody in the prison systems of certain countries.
the protective care or guardianship of someone or something.
the property was placed in the custody of a trustee
out of style
classic never go out of style
to be worth
is it worth a meeting
it is a security fiber for the new canadian 100 dollor bill
as far as one knows or can see.
the child nodded, apparently content with the promise
arranged in classes or categories.
withheld from general circulation for reasons of national security
To pursue, seek, or desire someone or something: That hawk is after the rabbit. What sort of answers are you after
made so that it cannot be interfered with or changed.
more distant in space than another item of the same kind.
a store selling secondhand clothes and other household goods, typically to raise funds for a charitable institution.
hit it off (with someone)
to be friendly with each other immediately: We had similar ideas about the show, and the two of us hit it off right away.
a person who has been convicted of a felony.
un criminel = Qui a commis un crime.
used to refer to an attitude in which someone adopts a negative attitude to something because they cannot have it themselves.
"government officials dismissed many of the complaints as sour grapes"
be out of your league
to be too good or too expensive for you:
He was so good-looking and so popular that I felt he was out of my league.
kick it up notch
to increase the intensity of something.
they are really kick it up a notch
(of a police officer or other official) pass the hands over (someone) in a search for hidden weapons, drugs, or other items.
the other frisked him for hidden weapons or other ‘dangerous’ articles.
made in exact imitation of something valuable or important with the intention to deceive or defraud.
two men were remanded on bail on a charge of passing counterfeit $10 bills
contrefaire =Reproduire par imitation.
the action of forging or producing a copy of a document, signature, banknote, or work of art.
falsification =La falsification d’un passeport .
close observation, especially of a suspected spy or criminal.
he found himself put under surveillance by military intelligence
Be interested in or involved with. For example, She's really into yoga
draw a blank
elicit no successful response; fail.
"the search drew a blank"
the action of returning something to a former owner, place, or condition.
excessive pride in or admiration of one's own appearance or achievements.
a person who has escaped from a place or is in hiding, especially to avoid arrest or persecution.
fugitives from justice
fugitif = Qui fuit rapidement.
(typically of an action or activity) wicked or criminal.
the nefarious activities of the organized-crime syndicates
a place where secret, administrative, or supporting work is done.
this would lead to weak government and deals in back rooms
out of sight
i made sure to keep out of sight
A phrase used to give one permission to do something. Feel free to come over whenever you want—I'll be home all day
our working theory
a theory that's being tested.
our working theory, this has sth to do with fashion week
have a thing for/about
to have very strong feelings about someone or something, especially feelings that are unusual or unreasonable
I have a thing about flying in planes; it scares me.