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French vocabulary 3 (201- 301)

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croiser
to cross
la loupe
magnifying glass
la corvée
chore
muter
to transfer
éternuer
to sneeze
la brocante
junk shop
raffoler
to be crazy about
la cire
wax
dès que
as soon as
le butin
booty
la cachette
hiding place
arbrisseau
shrub
méprisant
contemptuous
méfiant
suspicious
piquant
spicy
la carriole
carriage
dater de
to date from
la graine
seed
congeler
to freeze
couler
to flow
le couvercle
lid
guérir
to cure
le baladeur
personal stereo
la sonorité
sound
le déclic
trigger
côtoyer
to be next to
éberlué
stunned
à fortiori
all the more so
épaisseur
thickness
étouffement
suffocation
la niaiserie
silliness
inanité
futility
achever
to complete
dissiper
to dispel
le crépuscule
twilight
déchirant
heartbreaking
grinçant
creaking
avenant
pleasant
envahir
to invade
la borne
boundary
apatride
stateless
allégresse
joy
aborder
to approach
amorce
start
gâter
to spoil
fétide
stinking
enfler
to swell
gonflé
swollen
la plaie
wound
déduire
to deduce
déceler
to detect
la mûre
blackberry
axer
to center
renier
to renounce
boucler
to complete
to fasten
...
le naufrage
shipwreck
destituer
to dismiss
assainissement
sanitation
étroit
narrow
enclencher
to engage
munir
to equip
composter
to validate
le décollage
take-off
foutu
damned
souiller
to make dirty
la propreté
cleanliness
retrancher
to take away
cicatriser
to heal
la teinture
dye
enjeu
stake
usure
wear and tear
le refroidissement
cooling
la contrée
region
mander
to summon
devoiler
to unveil
la proie
prey
le fauve
wild animal
de bonne heure
early
en guise
by way of
panser
to groom
la tondeuse
mower
la cahute
hut
à maintes reprises
time and time again
entrefaites
at this juncture
laps de temps
period of time
croquer
to crunch
la brèche
breach
la paperasserie
paperwork
la lourdeur
heaviness
le tirage
circulation
la coupure
cut
frotter
to rub
encombrant
bulky
le bélier
ram
griffonner
to scribble
pencher
to bend
entrevoir
to glimpse
la lueur
glow
rêverie
daydream