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reconnaître
to acknowledge, to recognize
rejeter
to reject, to throw back, to refuse
bâtir
to build
souligner
to spotlight, to underscore
un élargissement
enlargement, spreading
le proie
prey
reculer
to shrink back, to delay
un malentendu
misunderstanding
la chute
fall
lorsque
in which time, when
obséder
to obsess
soupçonner
to have an inkling
suspecter
to suspect
néfaste
harmful, detrimental, unlucky
freiner
to brake, to slow down, to hold back
écraser
to crush, to squash, to out do
définer
to define
encadrer
to supervise, to frame, to organize/manage
hors
outside, except, beyond, without
le résultat
result, outcome, score
résulter
to ensue, to result (from, de)
accentuer
to stress, to emphasize
tôt
early, soon
approfondir
to deepen, to go into detail
la tempête
storm
le dégât
damage
le noyau
core
estimer
1. to judge, to assess
2. to think highly off, to hold in esteem
exclure
to exclude, to ban
le partenaire
partner, associate
fuyant
evasive
réagir
to react, to respond
se méfier
to mistrust, to distrust
mettre en garde
to put on guard, to warn
sceller
to seal, to cement
intenable
intolerable, indefensible
affluer
to rush, to pour in
le développement durable
sustainable development
exprimer
to formulate (an opinion, idea), to assert
un traité
treaty
le dirigeant
leader, leadership
prétendre
to claim, to allege, to pretend
cerner
to encircle, to surround, to close in on
bloquer
to block, to halt, to hinder
en catimini
on the sly
édicter
to enact, to prescribe
franchir
to pass over, to get through, to overcome
écrasant
overwhelming, grueling
s'enticher
to infatuate, to be infatuated (with, de)
aboutir
to reach, to accomplish, to come to agreement
une moitié
half
le lendemain
the following day
railler
to taunt, to sneer, to mock
tenter
to tempt, to risk
une succursale
branch office
horaire
hourly
un horaire
schedule, timetable
un siège
head office, seat
dérouler
unroll, unwind
attenter
to attempt
une enquête
inquiry, survey
la cible
(mil.) target
résolument
resolutely, firmly, decisively
entamer
1. to eat into, to undermine
2. to initiate
préconiser
to advocate, to recommend
selon
according to
désormais
from now on
viser
to (take) aim
une visée
goal, aim (gun), aiming (mil.)
peupler
to populate, to man
précis
precise, exact, accurate
préciser
to make clear, to specify
le renseignement
information, inquiry, intel
échapper
1. to slip/get away
2. to be exempt
lier
to link, to bind, to unite