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  1. sansquoi.
    without which; otherwise.
  2. sinon.
    • if not, otherwise;
    • except, other than, save.
  3. fixe/s sur son sort.
    know his fate.
  4. au peigne fin.
    w. fine-tooth comb.
  5. macule/.
    defiled.
  6. maculer.
    blur, stain, smudge.
  7. embourbe/.
    stuck (in mud), bogged down.
  8. s'e/taler.
    spread out, stretch over.
  9. bonde/.
    crowded, full, packed.
  10. comble/.
    packed, full.
  11. faire l'appel.
    call the roll.
  12. manquer l'appel.
    missing, not be present.
  13. pourvoir en cassation.
    • appeal, go to appeals court;
    • equip, fit with, provide with;
    • provide for, cater for.
  14. recours en cassation.
    recourse to appeals court.
  15. le recours.
    • resort, solution, recourse;
    • help, aid;
    • plea, submission.
  16. dessaisir.
    • relinquish, part with,
    • give up.
  17. soustraire.
    subtract, take away.
  18. prescrire.
    lapse, prescribe.
  19. insupportable.
    unbearable, insufferable.
  20. donner du fil a\ re/tordre.
    cause difficulties.
  21. accablant.
    • exhausting, oppressive (heat),
    • overwhelming, damning.
  22. pas la/\cher le morceau.
    not spill the beans.
  23. cracher le morceau.
    spit it out, spill the beans.
  24. la pe\gre.
    mob.
  25. la liasse.
    bundle, batch, wad (money).
  26. le repaire.
    den, lair, hideout, haunt.
  27. un outrage.
    affront, insult, contempt of court.
  28. graisser la patte.
    grease the (paws) wheels.
  29. le bakchick.
    bribe.
  30. soudoyer.
    bribe.
  31. le pot-de-vin
    bribe.
  32. le pot-au-rose.
    hidden scecret.
  33. outrageant.
    offensive.
  34. en revanche.
    on the contrary.
  35. la rouille.
    rust.
  36. effrayer.
    scare.
  37. exone/rer.
    forgive.
  38. la exone/ration.
    forgiveness.
  39. e/\tre mal en point.
    feel under the weather.
  40. le sommier.
    bed base, boxspring.
  41. subir.
    • suffer, endure, subject to.
    • put up with, deal with.
  42. interminable.
    never ending, interminable.
  43. happer.
    • snatch, captivate;
    • hit (by a car)
  44. le long de.
    along, the length of.
  45. un untel.
    so-and-so.
  46. faire la te/\te.
    sulk.
  47. bouder.
    sulk, stay away from, give cold shoulder.
  48. allant de soi.
    take for granted.
  49. mettre en cause.
    accuse, blame, suspect.
  50. envergure.
    large scope, scale, (wingspan).
  51. le forfait.
    criminal act.
  52. le de/brayage.
    • to disengage clutch.
    • short work stoppage.
  53. percevoir.
    • perceive;
    • receive, collect, detect, sense.
  54. re/pe/rer.
    spot.
  55. le repe\re.
    • landmark, point of reference,
    • marker.
  56. he/ler.
    to hail (a cab).
  57. un dispositif.
    • measure, plan, package;
    • machine, apparatus, device.
  58. le pave/.
    • cobblestone;
    • paved street, road;
    • (fig) massive book, doorstop, tome;
    • (meat) slab, steak, thick slice.
  59. ex aequo.
    tied, draw; equally placed.
  60. un coup de la te/\te.
    barely.
  61. entamer.
    start.
  62. une irruption.
    bursting in, sudden entrance.
  63. s'ave/rer.
    • prove true, prove to be, show yourself to be;
    • be proved, come true.
  64. factice.
    false, artificial.
  65. en catimini.
    on the sly.
  66. le forcene/.
    madman, deranged.
  67. indemne/.
    unharmed, uninjured, unscathed, uninfluenced.
  68. sain-et-sauf.
    safe and sound.
  69. le morceau.
    • bit, piece, morsel, slice, fragment,
    • passage, excerpt;
    • hunk, eye-candy, dish.
  70. la rixe.
    fight, brawl, altercation.
  71. mettre en emoi.
    in turmoil.
  72. le crible.
    scrutiny, analysis; sieve.
  73. crible/.
    riddled, full of holes.
  74. bestiaux.
    savage.
  75. les bestiaux.
    livestock.
  76. bestial.
    bestial, brutish.
  77. le be/tail.
    livestock, cattle.
  78. tireur embusque/.
    sniper.
  79. tireur a\ gages.
    hired killer.
  80. le gage.
    • wages, pay;
    • pledge, deposit,
    • security, guarantee.
  81. mont-de-pie/te/.
    pawnshop.

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