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bishop
un èvêque
candlestick
un chandelier
pawn (e.g., in chess)
un pion
(note: "un pion" is also used to describe the name of the person who looks after the kids during recess)
silverware
l'argenterie
to bless
bénir
hard-of-hearing
malentendante
stem (of a flower)
une tige
to hiccup
hoqueter
out-of-luck
pas de bol
fence
une clôture
chain-link fence
un grillage
to fart
péter
bucket
un seau
to faint
s'évanouir
clotheshanger
un cintre
coatrack
une porte-manteau
How much do you weigh?
Quel est ton poids?
to hum
fredonner
dove
une colombe
hummingbird
un colibri
to contain
contenir, comporter
awake
éveillé
to drown
se noyer
fencing
léscrime
to get out of the way
ecarter, dégager
steep
pentu
to connect
relier
to put on an act
jouer la comédie
tight (e.g. tight-fitting clothes)
serré
good-fitting clothes
ajusté
to consider, to hope for
songer à
tonsils
les amygdales
packaging
l'emballage
to wrap, to unwrap
emballer, déballer
to crawl
ramper
to slit somebody's throat
trancher la gorge de qqn
decade
une décennie
century
un siècle
diaper
une couche
to back up
reculer
a back up disc
un disc sauvegarde
brakes
les freins
to balance (onself)
se tenir en équilibre
barbed wire
le fil barbelé
breath
la haleine
to bark (like a dog)
aboyer
in contrast to; whereas
tandis que, alors que
as long as
tant que
as soon as
dés que
As your husband...
En tant que ton mari...
rear view mirror
le rétroviseur
to turn on one's blinker lights (on a car)
mettre son clignotant
to unscrew
dévisser
to slam the door
claquer la porte
ripe; mature
mûr
That shirt looks good on you.
Cette chemise te va bien.
clover
un tréfle
factory
une usine
cigarette butt
le mégot
coffin
le cercueil
to collapse
s'effondrer, s'ecrouler
to trigger, to set off
déclencher, provoquer
calf (part of the leg)
le mollet
grumbling, grumpy
ronchon, grognon, grincheux
to shake
secouer
What for?
Pour quoi faire?
to purr
ronronner
magnet
un aimant
to choke
s'étrangler
to strangle
étrangler
to suffocate
étouffer
I can't stand her
Je ne peux pas la supporter
Stop clowning around!
Arrete de faire l'imbecile!
windshield
un pare-brise
amongst
parmi
to apply (for a job)
poser sa candidature, postuler
aisle (of a supermarché)
le rayon
aisle or window? (airplane)
couloir où fenêtre?
soggy (cereal)
ramolli
soggy (earth)
detrémpé
to sigh with relief
soupire avec soulagement
to draw names out of a hat
tirer au sort
handkerchief
un mouchoir
tattletale
cafteur, cafteuse
show-off
crâneur, crâneuse
to dodge
esquiver
Everything will be all right.
Tout ira bien.
I love you more than anything.
Je t'aime plus que tout.
to shiver (from the cold)
frissoner, trembler
jackpot
le gros lot
port (left side of a boat)
bâbord
starboard (right side of a boat)
tribord
to suspect something
se douter de qqch.
mentally retarded
arrièré
hood (of a sweatshirt)
une capuche
a loved one
un être aimé
tic-tac-toe
morpions
porcupine
un hérisson
cheetah
un guépard
on the air
à l'antenne
to sprawl
se vautrer
skunk
un putois
messenger
un coursier, une coursière
to sharpen
aiguiser
to sniff
renifler
to hang up (a jacket)
accrocher (une veste)
to hang up (the telephone)
raccrocher (le téléphone)
Keep to your left.
Tiens ta gauche.
This seat is taken.
Ce siège est occupé.
This seat is open.
Ce siège est libre.
to hold on to
se tenir à
to spin around
virevolter
toad
un crapaud
to scorn, to disdain
mépriser
There's a first for everything.
Il y a un début à tout.
to water (plants)
arroser
chess board
un échiquier
to be up for the challenge
être à la hauteur
to slash, to gash
taillader
to scrape
racler