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sens devant derrièreWrong side first.added by anonymous
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sens dessus dessousAll upside down; Topsy-turvy.added by anonymous
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selon toute apparenceIn all probability.added by anonymous
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selon ta bourse gouverne ta boucheCut your coat according to your cloth.added by anonymous
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secret de deux, secret de dieu, secret de trois, secret de tousNo secret but between two.added by anonymous
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sécher sur piedTo pine away.added by anonymous
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sec comme un penduAs thin as a lath.added by anonymous
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séance tenanteForthwith; There and then.added by anonymous
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se tirer d’un mauvais pasTo get out of an awkward fix (scrape).added by anonymous
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se tenir sur son quant-à-soiTo stand on one’s dignity.added by anonymous
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se tenant par la tailleWith their arms round each other’s waists.added by anonymous
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se rincer la dalle (pop.)To wet one’s whistle.added by anonymous
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se regarder en chiens de faïenceTo look at one another without talking (like stuck pigs).added by anonymous
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se piquer au jeu(lit.) To continue obstinately to play although losing; (fig.) To go on in an enterprise in spite of all obstacles.added by anonymous
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se mordre les doigtsTo repent what one has done.added by anonymous
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se mordre la langueTo repent what one has said.added by anonymous
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se mettre en pourpointTo be ready to fight; To roll up one’s sleeves.added by anonymous
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se mettre en campagne(lit., of a general) To take the field; (fig.) To canvass or look out for a post; To start working.added by anonymous
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se mettre au beau(of the weather) To clear up.added by anonymous
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se manger le blanc des yeuxTo have a furious quarrel.added by anonymous
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se frayer un chemin avec les coudesTo elbow one’s way through a crowd.added by anonymous
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se fourrer le doigt dans l’œil jusqu’au coude (pop.)To deceive oneself most blindly; To put one’s foot in it.added by anonymous
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se fourrer le doigt dans l’œil (pop.)To deceive oneself blindly.added by anonymous
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se faire raison à soi-mêmeTo take the law into one’s own hands.added by anonymous
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se faire la barbeTo shave.added by anonymous
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se faire jour à travers la fouleTo force one’s way through the crowd.added by anonymous
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se fâcher tout rougeTo get into a passion.added by anonymous
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se dresser sur ses ergotsTo stand on one’s dignity.added by anonymous
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se démener comme un diable dans un bénitierTo rush about half-mad.added by anonymous
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se dégourdir les jambesTo stretch one’s legs; To go out for a run.added by anonymous
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se coucher comme les poulesTo go to bed with the sun, very early.added by anonymous
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se coucher bredouilleTo go to bed supperless.added by anonymous
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se casser le nez1. To fall on one’s face. 2. To knock up against an obstacle. 3. To fail in an enterprise.added by anonymous
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savoir sur le bout du doigtTo know perfectly; To have at one’s finger-ends.added by anonymous
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savoir le fort et le faible de l’affaireTo know the ins and outs of the matter.added by anonymous
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savoir ce qu’en vaut l’auneTo know a thing to one’s cost.added by anonymous
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savoir ce que quelqu’un a dans le ventre (fam.)To know what a person is worth, what he thinks; To know the stuff a man is made of.added by anonymous
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sauver le dehorsTo save appearances.added by anonymous
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sauve qui peutEvery one for himself; Run for your lives.added by anonymous
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sauter à pieds joints sur quelqu’un(fig.) To ride rough-shod over any one.added by anonymous
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sauf avis contraireUnless I hear (or, write) to the contrary.added by anonymous
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sans qu’il y paraisse, c’est un homme fort instruitWithout making any show he is a very well-informed man.added by anonymous
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sans penser à malWithout meaning any mischief.added by anonymous
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sans façonWithout ceremony, without fuss.added by anonymous
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sans coup férirWithout striking a blow.added by anonymous
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sans complimentReally; sincerely; I mean really what I say.added by anonymous
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sans bourse délierWithout any expense.added by anonymous
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sans autre forme de procèsWithout any more ado.added by anonymous
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sans arrière-penséeWithout reserve; With no after-thought.added by anonymous
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sans adieuI shall not say good-bye; I shall see you again soon.added by anonymous
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