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  1. 
  2. Avoir du pain sur la planche.
    To have hands full.
  3. le calvaire.
    ordeal; calvary.
  4. demeurer (a\).
    live; remain, stick, stay.
  5. demeure/.
    backward, half-witted.
  6. un de/bile.
    • idiot, fool, imbecile, stupid.
    • mentally handicapped/challenged.
  7. la ha/\te.
    haste, hurry,
  8. ha/\ter.
    • hasten, speed up, quicken;
    • bring forward; hurry, rush
  9. se ha/\ter de.
    rush into.
  10. se de/pe/\cher.
    to hurry, rush.
  11. tabler sur.
    bank on, count on.
  12. un amateur/
    • amateur, hobbyist, non-professional.
    • lover, connoisseur, buff.
  13. un amateur de sensations fortes.
    thrill seeker.
  14. encenser.
    praise to the skies.
  15. une e/gide.
    aegis, auspirces, authority.
  16. sous l'e/gide de.
    under the aegis of.
  17. abdiquer.
    abdicate, give up.
  18. un pilonage.
    crushing.
  19. un pilon.
    drumstick; pestle.
  20. pe/tillant.
    • sparkling, glimmering;
    • bubbly, fizzy;
    • effervescent.
  21. e/\tre aux anges.
    • to be ecstatic,
    • to be beside oneself with joy,
    • be over the moon.
  22. dompter.
    subdue, master, train, tame.
  23. la fe/brilite/.
    • fever, feverishness;
    • nervousness, anxiety, restlessness.
  24. insolite.
    bizarre, unusual, out of the ordinary, quirky.
  25. e/gorger.
    cut sb throat, exsanguinate, slaughter.
  26. e/mule.
    emulate.
  27. e/\tre enclin a\.
    inclined to, subject to, liable to, disposed.
  28. e/branle/.
    disturbed, rattled, shaken.
  29. co/\toyer.
    • side-by-side, rub shoulders with, mix with,
    • stand alongside, border on.
  30. un mille/naire.
    • millennium, thousand years,
    • ancient.
  31. de/opourvu.
    without, lacking, devoid of.
  32. une e/chauffoure/e.
    clash, scuffle, skirmish.
  33. fastueux.
    sumptuous.
  34. les e/gards.
    consideration.
  35. un e/gard.
    consideration.
  36. un de/bouche/.
    opening, prospect, outlet, end.
  37. une investiture.
    inauguration, investiture.
  38. aux abois.
    in dire straits, in desperate straits.
  39. a\ quai.
    docked.
  40. un quai.
    platform, quay, wharf, dock, embankment.
  41. un pe/niche.
    barge.
  42. de/pite/.
    disappointed, let down.
  43. la de/rive.
    • drift, drifting;
    • downward slide/spiral;
    • tailfin (plane), keel (boat).
  44. sombrer dans.
    lapse into (alcoholism/depression).
  45. couler.
    sink; ruin; flow; run; trickle, leak.
  46. une e/pave.
    ship wreck.
  47. faire les choux gras.
    benefit from, gain.
  48. remorquer.
    tow.
  49. planer.
    • glide, soar;
    • daydream, head in clouds.
  50. un echiquier.
    chessboard.
  51. briguer.
    aspire to, set sights on, crave.
  52. e/pineux.
    thorny, prickly, delicate.
  53. insuffler.
    inspire, breathe life into.
  54. un temps fort.
    upbeat, highlight.

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