French Difficult Vocab #1

  1. enfoncer (4)
    to ram, drive in, hammer in, sink in
  2. tort
    wrong
  3. une attente
    the wait
  4. enfin (2)
    at last, finally
  5. près (3)
    near, nearby, close by
  6. le lieu (2)
    the location; place
  7. la tenue (2)
    dress, outfit
  8. puis (2)
    then, so
  9. le malin (3)
    smart, shrewd, cunning
  10. la rentrée (4)
    reopening, return, start, back to school
  11. afin (2)
    in order to, so that
  12. forcément (2)
    without question, inevitably
  13. réfléchi (2)
    thoughtful, well thought out
  14. la tentative
    the attempt
  15. traite (5)
    trade, draft, stretch, treaty, milking
  16. une amende
    fine (payment)
  17. la faille
    fault
  18. accéder (3)
    to access, reach, attain
  19. la poussée (3)
    push, rise, upsurge
  20. la retenue (3)
    deduction; restraint, self-control
  21. échouer
    to fail
  22. la proie (2)
    prey, decoy
  23. supprimer (2)
    to remove, withdraw_
  24. subit (2)
    sudden, snap
  25. le malaise (2)
    uneasiness, discomfort
  26. le sursis (3)
    reprieve, deferment, extension
  27. defiler (3)
    to unthread, scroll, parade
  28. une etendue (5)
    area, expanse, duration, extent, range
  29. la pente
    slope
  30. constater (4)
    to note, notice; to establish, certify
  31. inattendu
    unexpected
  32. la derive
    drift
  33. une ampleur (3)
    extent, scope, range
  34. le récit (2)
    account, narrative
  35. le schema (2)
    diagram, outline
  36. reconduire (5)
    to renew, drive back, escort, show out, see out
  37. un habitant
    inhabitant
  38. une échéance (3)
    expiration date, date of payment, deadline
  39. d’ailleurs (3)
    moreover, besides, for that matter
  40. renier
    to disown, repudiate, go back on
  41. efforcer (2)
    to endeavor; strive
  42. la retombée (3)
    fallout, consequences, effects
  43. pourvoir (4)
    to provide, equip, supply, furnish
  44. redouter (2)
    to dread, fear
  45. foncier (3)
    land-related, land, fundamental
  46. convenir (3)
    to agree, accept, be suitable
  47. déceler (2)
    to discover, detect
  48. atténuer (7)
    to lessen, diminish, dim, subdue, reduce, mitigate, soften
  49. le conjoint (2)
    spouse, joint
  50. redoutable (3)
    fearsome, formidable, dreadful
  51. filial (2)
    filial; branch office
  52. un essor (4)
    expansion, boom, development, flight
  53. la circonscription (2)
    district, constituency
  54. prélever (4)
    to impose, levy, withdraw, remove
  55. soucieux (2)
    concerned, worried
  56. la prestation (3)
    benefit, performance, delivery
  57. décerner (3)
    to award, give, issue
  58. une imposition
    taxation
  59. empresser (3)
    to hasten, bustle about, hasten to do
  60. le patrimoine (2)
    heritage, assets
  61. la consigne (3)
    deposit, orders, detention
  62. répartir (4)
    to distribute, spread out, share out, divide up
  63. agréer (3)
    to accept, approve of, accredit
  64. figer (4)
    to clot, coagulate, congeal, set
  65. croître (2)
    to grow, increase
  66. voire (jamais) (3)
    if ever; even; indeed
  67. le domicile (2)
    home, place of residence
  68. (le) préalable (4)
    prior, previous, preliminary, prerequisite
  69. le carnet (2)
    notebook, notepad
  70. dissimuler (2)
    to conceal, hide
  71. le report (2)
    postponement, deferment
  72. détourner
    to redirect
  73. la polémique (2)
    controversial, controversy
  74. effectuer (2)
    to carry out, undergo
  75. alleger (2)
    to lighten, alleviate
  76. le dégât
    damage
  77. la retenue (3)
    deduction; restraint, self-control
  78. échéant
    if need be
  79. élevé (3)
    high, heavy, tall
  80. le démarrage (2)
    start-up (business), moving off
  81. la pretention
    claim
  82. rédiger (2)
    to write, draw up
  83. guérir (3)
    to cure, heal, get better
  84. le carburant (2)
    fuel, gas
  85. assez
    enough
  86. partout
    everywhere
  87. le spectacle (2)
    the sight, the show
  88. une occasion (2)
    chance, opportunity
  89. la venue (3)
    coming, come, arrival
  90. censé
    supposed
  91. étouffer (3)
    to suffocate, smother, muffle
  92. (le) devant (2)
    in front of, ahead
  93. préconiser (2)
    to recommend, advocate
  94. le dossier (3)
    file, record; case
  95. le peuple
    the people
  96. parmi
    among
  97. une entrée
    entrance
  98. mener
    to lead
  99. se (5)
    oneself, himself, herself, itself, themselves
  100. accuse
    defendant
Author
MissionMindhack
ID
352174
Card Set
French Difficult Vocab #1
Description
The 300+ most difficult words from the 5000 card Anki deck.
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