AP Bag o'Tricks

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agréable

pleasant

exceptionnel

exceptional

extradordinaire

extraordinary

merveilleux

wonderful, marvelous

remarquable

remarkable, striking, noteworthy

moyen

medium

parmi

among

vers

towards

vulgar

vulgaire

en train de

in the process of

faire la tête

to sulk, to sulk

au delà de

beyond, beyond

solitaire

lonely

Appeler un chat un chat

to call a spade a spade

Aux calendes grecques

when pigs fly

Avoir le cafard

to be down in the dumps

Avoir un faim de loup

to be really hungry

Coup de foudre

love at first sight

Dans son assiette

to feel at home

Devenir chêvre

to become enraged

La goutte d'eau qui fait déborder le vase

the straw that broke the camel's back

Pleuvoir des cordes

raining cats and dogs

à la folie

wildly

à titre

confidential, off the record

à vrai dire

to tell you the truth

au pis aller

worst-case scenario, if worst comes to worst

Mettons les choses au point

Let's get things straight/clear.

mieux que jamais

better than ever

courtois(e)

gracious

égarer

to misplace

écervelé

scatterbrained

surtout

especially

tandis que

while

d'ensemble

overall

accabler

overcome

gaspillage

waste, misuse (noun)

façon

method, way

se rebeller

to rebel

Récemment

recently

De toute façon

in any case

De nos jours

nowadays

Dorénavant

from now on

Le pagaille

chaos

Éducatif

educational

Copieusement

heartily

Intrépide

fearless

Bâcle

careless

Manifestement

obviously

Effrayant

alarming

Un tire-au-flanc

slacker

Une môme

brat

Dynamique

vigorous

En loques

ragged

Élitaire

elitist

Un perdant

loser

Un mordu

fan

à priori

to begin with

il était une fois

once upon a time

bref

in short

pourtant

but/yet

however

En revanche

however

Par contre

même si

even though, even if

d'ailleurs

as a matter of fact

sinon

otherwise

ainsi

thus and so

volontiers

willingly, gladly

au fond

basically

autrefois

in the past

autrement dit

in other words

ce qui est frappant est

what is striking is

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