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to bind and gag
lier et bailloner
a pole
un poteau, une perche
whether it's him or not
que ce soit lui ou pas
moldy
moisi
out of reach
hors de portee
to draw a weapon
degainer (un arme)
daschboard (of a car)
le tableau de bord
a stride
une foulee
to hold a grudge
guarder une rancune a qqn
to put spin on (a ball)
mettre d'effet dans
It matches (clothes).
C'est assorti
stretch marks
les vergetures
old-fashioned
ringard
I'm aware of it.
J'en ai conscience.
to pick up (something that was dropped)
ramasser
to stay away from
rester a l'ecart
to flex one's muscles
bonder les muscles
I bumped my knee.
Je me suis cogne le genou
chick peas
les pois chiches
Will you tuck me in, mom?
Est-ce que tu vas me border?
to get high on
se defoncer
can I have a clue?
Est-ce que je peux avoir un indice?
to flush the toilet
tirer la chasse de l'eau
blackboard
le tableau noir
rear view mirror
le retroviseur
That shirt looks good on you.
Cette chemise te va bien.
to choke (on a piece of food)
s'etrangler
to strangle somebody
etrangler qqn
to suffocate
etouffer
tattletale
un cafteur/une cafteuse
Fasten your seatbelts
Attachez vos ceintures de securite.
You cheated me!
Tu m'entube!
on the air (tv)
a l'antenne
to sprawl out
se vautrer
a messenger
un coursier; une coursiere
to sharpen
aiguiser, tailler
remarks
les propos
Can I be excused from the table?
Puis-je descendre de table?
a toad
un crapaud
to water (plants)
arroser
bishop (in chess)
le fou
rook (in chess)
le tour
pawn (in chess)
un pion
knight/horse (in chess)
le cavalier
utensils
les couverts
to put on an act
jouer la comedie
steep
pentu
tight (e.g., clothes that are too tight)
serre
coat rack
un porte-manteau
clotheshanger
un cintre
a goatee
un bouc
pantry (in the kitchen)
la depense
mixer (in the kitchen)
le batteur electrique
coffee pot
la cafetiere
can opener
l'ouvre boite
maggots
les asticots
Christmas Eve
la veille de noel
to mount (e.g. a horse)
enfourcher
to disappoint
decevoir
a ferret
un furret
to cheer up
egayer
a truce
un treve
an accountant
un comptable
His tie is crooked.
Sa cravate est defaite.
Her hair is mussed up.
Ses cheveux sont en petard
a (marijuana) joint
un petard
to go back to sleep
se rendormir
a branch (of a bank)
une succursale
to advocate; to strongly recommend
preconiser (e.g., il est le seul medecin qui preconise ce medicament = He is the only doctor who strongly recommends this medication)
to apologize
s'excuser
to separate fact from fiction
faire le tri entre les rumeurs et les faits.
a base; a pedestal
un socle
midwife
une sage-femme
Only this once.
Rien que cette fois.
a truck driver
un routier
It so happens that...
Il se trouve que...
out-of-breath
essoufle
poorly lit
mal eclaire
to chew one's fingernails
se ronger les ongles
This won't be long.
Ca ne sera pas long.
the rates; the prices
les tarifs
the treads (on the soles of shoes)
les crampons
to claim
pretendre
to broadcast (tv)
diffuser
filling (at the dentist's)
un plombage
to stand up against
se dresser contre