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Don't look at me like that.
Ne me regarde pas ainsi.
You don't know what you're missing.
Tu ne sais pas ce que tu perds.
What is it that Baudelaire said? "blah blah blah"
Comment disait Baudelaire? "nin nin nin"
What the hell are you doing?
Qu'est que tu fiches?
Now then, where were we?
Alors, ou on en etait?
to listen to you, it would seem that...
a t'entendre, on dirait que... (+indicatif)
to enroll; to enlist
s'enroler
to wade in the mud; also: to flounder
patauger (e.g., on patauge = We're floundering)
to become hoarse
s'enrouer
hoarse (voice)
enroue
What do you expect from me?
Qu-est ce que tu attends de moi?
24 hours a day
vingt-quatre sur vingt-quatre
to clock in; to show up (for work)
se pointer (e.g., vous devrez vous pointer a 9h pil chaque matin = You must clock in at 9 o'clock on the dot every morning).
to confine; to limit
borner
to overstep limits
depasser les bornes
I'm on good terms with my boss.
Je suis en bons termes avec mon patron.
to rust
rouiller
ill-advised
deconseille
It was straight out of Harry Potter.
C'etait tout droit sortie de Harry Potter.
I must warn you.
Je dois te prevenir.
It doesn't concern you.
Il ne te concerne pas.
explanations
les explications
Bunch of idiots!
Bande d'idiots!
a low neckline
un decollete
porthole (in a ship)
un hublot
a blowdryer
un seche-cheveux
modest
modeste; pudique
to smother
tartiner (e.g., j'ai tartine Sophie ce matin avec la creme = I smothered Sophie with creme this morning).
to be scared
avoir peur; avoir la trouille; avoir la frousse
belated
tardif, tardive
gunshot
un coup de feu
gunpowder
le poudre à canon
to cut; to trim; to prune
tailler (e.g., il faut tailler les haies = it's necessary to trim the hedges)
hedge-trimmers
un taille-haies
to be cut out to do something
etre taillé pour faire qqch (e.g., il est si grand, il est taillé pour jouer au basket).
built like an athlete
taillé en athlete
to be burned to death
être mort carbonisé
lumpy (e.g., food, soup)
grumeau; grumeaux
to scold
gronder, réprimander
If I were you
Si j'étais toi/vous
shooting guard (bball)
deuxieme arriere
steal (bball)
une interception
timeout (bball)
le temps mort
turnover (bball)
une perte de ball
two-handed chest pass (bball)
une passe a deux main a la poitrine
assist (bball)
une passe decisive
block (bball)
un contre
buzzer (bball)
la sonnerie de fin de match
cross-over dribble (bball)
un dribble croisé
a drive (bball)
une percée en dribble
a dunk (bball)
un smash
fastbreak (bball)
un contre-attaque
forward (bball)
un ailier
to foul out (bball)
sortir pour 5 fautes
free throw (bball)
un lancer franc
"give and go" (bball)
passe et va
to have a hot hand (bball)
avoir la main chaude
the key; the paint (bball)
la raquette
man to man defense (bball)
la défense homme a homme
a pick; a screen (bball)
un bloque; un écran
He'll make a good doctor.
Il fera un bon médecin.
He kicked me out.
Il m'a foutu dehors.
ivy
le lierre
an insert (e.g. sheet of paper in a magazine)
un encart
assumed name
un nom d'emprunt
a monsoon
un mousson
I can't stand him.
Je ne peux pas l'encaisser.
overwhelmed
accablé
to get in touch with
se mettre en rapport avec
to divide; to split
diviser; scinder
to stress; to highlight
mettre l'accent sur
octopus
un pieuvre
squid
un calmar
a billionaire
un milliardiaire
a millionaire
un millionaire
to be fond of s.t.
etre friand de qqch.
to sit down at the table
s mettre a table
to make oneself comfortable
se mettre a l'aise
We're on the same team!
Nous sommes dans la meme camp!
Let go of me!
Lache-moi!
a pacifist
un pacifique
piercing
percant
to have one's hair cut
se fait couper les cheveux
to make somebody cry
faire pleurer qqn
to seize; to take hold of
s'emparer de
to sober up
déssouler
a prodigy
un prodige
to undertake to do something
entreprendre a faire qqch
speeding
un exces de vitesse
What's gotten into you?
Qu'est qui te prend?
greying
grissonant
level-headed
ponderé
to day dream
revasser