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s'emparer de
to take oever, to tke possesion of
les cartouches
cartridges(for a gun)
le gamin
kid (child)
de préférence
preferably, in preference, of preference, by preference
un pli
a crease, a fold
à vrai dire
actually, truth be told, to tell the truth
un chapeau de paille
straw hat
achever de + infinitif
to complete, accomplish, or realize an action
la poussière
dust
déchiqueté
scraggly (untidy), ragged, torn
étroit
narrow
un sursaut
a startle, a jolt
à deux pas
very close, two steps away
s'engouffrer
to be engulfed, to surge, (for a ship) to sink
griser
to intoxicate
doré
gilded, glazed, golden, bronzed
jadis
once, ages ago
parier
to bet, to wager
mou
inert, sluggish, limp, soft, flabby
traîner
to lounge, to kick-about, to loiter, to straggle
un ennui
a problem, a worry, a bother, a bore
déborder
to boil over, to shove off(in a boat), to jut out from, to go overboard(exagerate)
constater
to notice, to certify, to record
appartenir à
to belong to
interpeller
to interpellate
un répit
delay, break
une combine
game (scheme, trick)
tripoter
to mess about, mess around
grogon
grumbling, grumpy
renvoyer
to send back, to fire from a job
emboîter
to stack, to pile
un/une dactylo
typing, typist
autant que
as much as
pénible
painful, hard, troublesome
un poing
fist
tenir au courant
to keep fully informed
lâcher
unhand, let go
veule
week, feeble
cadet
younger(brother, sister)
planquer
hide, stash
la minuterie
time switch, timer
songer à quelquechose
to muse on something
hormis
besides, save
une narine
nostril
une tache
stain
une tâche
task
renifler
to sniff
soulever
rouse, raise, lift
calciner, calciné
to burn off, charred
retirer
take out, withdraw, hide
frémir
to tremble, to swish
la lassitude
weariness, listlessness
la besogne
labor, drudgery