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museler
to muzzle
la tourelle
the turret
amonceler
to pile up; s'--- = to build up (e.g. snow)
amocher
to damage; s'-- = to bash oneself up (fig)
décanter
to allow to settle (liquid); se --- = to become clear (ideas)
le beffroi
the belfry
bêcheur
a detractor, (adj: stuck-up)
sabrer
to cut chunks out of
la chèvrefeuille
honeysuckle
esquisser
to sketch, outline
raidir
to stiffen, tense
laïque
secular, non-denominational
à huis clos
behind closed doors, in camera
s'empresser de
to hasten to
intempéries
bad weather
le calvaire
the ordeal
altier
haughty, arrogant
(le) causeur
conversationalist (noun); (adj) chatty
la lavallière
necktie with a large bow
flétrir
to sullen, debase; wilt, fade
se flétrir
to wither, fade, shrivel
bredouille
empty handed
le chantre
the eulogist, bard
boiteux
lame, wobbly, shaky; noun: a lame person
mépriser
to despise
le béguin
the (romantic) crush
évincer
to oust, supplant, unseat
se serrer les coudes
to stick together
se secouer
to pull oneself together
congédier
to discharge, dismiss
avoir le teint brouillé
to look ill
ressasser
to dwell on, brood over
la crête
crest
faire de l'esbroufe
to bluff, boast, show off
le fleuron
the jewel, floret, flower
le trèfle à quatre feuilles
four-leafed clover
la barbue
brill (fish)
la dinde
turkey hen
le cardon
the cardoon (artichoke thistle)
greffe de moelle osseuse
bone marrow transplant
la groseille
the redcurrant
groseille à maquereau
gooseberry
le cerisier
the cherry tree
ravaler
to renovate, re-vamp, clean
une auge
a feeder, trough; recess
en saillie
jutting out, overhanging
l'antre
the den
l'offrande
the offering
le crémier
dairy man, cheese seller
les prémices
first fruits