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grain

  
1    cereals, corn  
2    grist, kernel, seed  
3    atom, bit, crumb, fragment, granule, iota, jot, mite, modicum, molecule, morsel, mote, ounce, particle, piece, scintilla     (rare)   scrap, scruple, spark, speck, suspicion, trace, whit  
4    fibre, nap, pattern, surface, texture, weave  
5    character, disposition, humour, inclination, make-up, temper  
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n.
buttocks of (adult) woman
Slang; refers to a person's "bottom," in American English. A bit more polite than "ass," less clinical than "buttocks."
n.
de mauvais grain jamais de bons pains
exp.
finalize smth. successfully / in a positive manner
E.g.: The negotiations were tough, but they ended on a high note
exp.
go to the extreme; do everything that could be done; exhaust all possibilities and resources
exp.
sépare le bon grain de l'ivraie
exp.
be negatively impacted by a situation, event.
E.g.: The building is being renovated, but for the moment people living there get the short end of the stick.
n.
en cueillant grain à grain, tu remplira ton panier
n.
hin, often tapered piece of material, such as wood, stone, or metal, used to fill gaps, make something level, or adjust something to fit properly
n.
A moulding commonly used in framing oil paintings. The liner is fixed inside the frame and appears between the image and the outer frame. Generally made out of wood or some other hard material, the liner may have fabric glued down to it. Liners are to canvases what a mat/mount is to a print on paper
[Artwork framing] Polystyrene or wood liner. Fabric-covered liner. Linen liner. Gold liner.
n.
person born at the end of the 90s ; persons starting their teen life of the beginning of the years 2000
n.
the end of an user’s Internet activity after his or her physical death
[Tech.]
n.
term used to reffer to a person that thinks the end of the world is near
exp.
used to point out that small problems or unpleasant events can in the end help things get better
n.
de mauvaise vie mauvaise fin
exp.
ne fais rien qui n'achève
n.
à tout vivant une fin
exp.
il n'est feu que de bois vert
n.
à gens de village, trompette de bois
n.
du bois solide vaut mieux que du bois bien peint
exp.
il n'est bois si vert qui ne s'allume
n.
de bois noué courent grandes vendanges
n.
au bout du fossé la culbute
n.
à la Saint_Crépin, les mouches voient leur fin
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