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une culotte
underwear, pants
le flot
wave
un chandail
sweater
une fourrure
fur, pelt
déborder
to boil over
la portière
door
un crétin
dickhead
sentir
to perceive, smell, sense, feel
étreindre
to clench, grasp
éperdument
frantically, desperately
aboutissement
success, closure, result, outcome (depending on context)
la laïcisation
secularization
majeures
major, important, large
suscité
foregoing
au sein de
within, inside
pacificateur(rice)
peacemaker, pacifier
naguère
some time ago, not long ago
fustiger
to flay
l'archaïsme
archaism
travestir
to disguise, falsify
laïque
secular
largement
largely, widely
emprise
potency, hold
un supplice
torment
s'affronter
to dare, to confront
héritière
heir by will, son and heir
éclairer
to enlighten, to clarify
un instrument de concorde
an implement of amity
affranchir
to enfranchise, to free
la lente
nit
la démarche
measure, approach
inscrire
to register
une voie
avenue (means), path
élargir
to widen, to broaden
le réel
reality
un patrimoine
cultural heritage
se briser
to break, to crack
à l'encontre de
contrary to
s'estomper
to wear off, to subside, to fade
la Reconquête
7.5 century struggle by Christians to regain the Iberian peninsula. Began in 722 when the Umayyads arrived and ended in 1492 with Ferdinand and Isabella's coronation.
s'amorcer
to initiate, to set into motion, to begin
l'arbitre
referee, arbitrator, arbiter
concevoir
to conceive, to invent, to think
l'édifice
edifice, mound, battlement
soucieux
afraid, conscious, worried
infléchir
to inflect
un bouleversement
disruption, upset
approfondi(e)
detailed, in-depth
désormais
from now on
un supplice
torment, torture, pain
la montée
rise, height
un bûcher
pyre
un pontificat
pontification
entamer
to start, to open, to initiate
le concile
council, particularly a religious one
censé(e)
supposed, alleged, expected
se soumettre
to submit, to subject
supplicié(e)(s)
torture victim
acquis
skill, acquired
acquérir
to purchase, to acquire, to buy