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very  


      adv  
1    absolutely, acutely, awfully     (informal)   decidedly, deeply, eminently, exceedingly, excessively, extremely, greatly, highly, jolly     (Brit.)   noticeably, particularly, profoundly, really, remarkably, seriously     (informal)   superlatively, surpassingly, terribly, truly, uncommonly, unusually, wonderfully  
      adj  
2    actual, appropriate, exact, express, identical, perfect, precise, real, same, selfsame, unqualified  
3    bare, mere, plain, pure, sheer, simple  
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exp.
expression used for pointing out that, if you love someone, you accept also things and people dear to the person you love
exp.
sauve ton coeur
No idea what this means MJB
adv.
on my way
acronym, sms language
exp.
Oh My God
[Abbrev.]
exp.
an expression used to when you are about to cry
[Slang] Ex. : oh my creys!
id.
the phrase is uttered in an attempt to excuse the user of profanity or curses in the presence of those offended by it under the pretense of the words being part of a foreign language
Syn.: excuse my French
n.
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
exp.
laughing my fucking ass off
[Slang];[Arg.]
n.
very short haircut
n.
very cold temperature
id.
rain very heavily
Idiomatic expression. "The weather was really bad yesterday. It was raining cats and dogs all day."
exp.
deteriorate very quickly
exp.
vous ne m'en voudrez pas si je vous demande pourquoi ?
do you mind my asking why you are so late? = vous ne m'en voudrez pas / puis-je vous demander pourquoi vous êtes si en retard ?
exp.
means "that's just the way it is"
c'est comme ça, point barre
id.
damn it!
Rats! I will be late to the meeting.
exp.
go crazy; get angry; lose self-control
E.g.: I will lose it if we keep listening to this song.
n.
new trend in computing to take into account the environmental aspect when designing IT systems.
exp.
it's ready!
or "dinner's ready!"; "lunch is ready!"; "breakfast's ready!"
exp.
"to be up for it" means to be willing to participate
she's really up for it: elle est partante
exp.
it occurred to me, I suddenly thought of it, I had an idea all of a sudden
E.g: I wondered all day long how to solve this problem and it suddenly hit me...I had to talk to Marry.
exp.
expression used to encourage someone to say what is on their mind, what is bothering them
exp.
consider that two parties don't owe anything to each other
v.
avoid or at least minimize risks ; choose the safest way in case of doubt
to be on the safe side ; play safe
exp.
ça craint! ; c'est nul!
[Arg.];[Slang]
n.
person who is very important and dear without formally being the spouse
exp.
it sounds interesting or attractive
n.
means a liquid is not clear: this tea's got bits in it, I don't like yogurt with bits in it
assez proche de l'idée de 'il y a à boire et à manger'

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