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couilles  


      nfpl  
**  
   (=testicules)   balls **  
   (=courage)  
avoir des couilles      to have balls **     
avoir les couilles de faire qch      to have the balls to do sth **     
→ elle a eu les couilles de leur dire non        
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
avoir les couilles de faire qch exp.
to have the balls to do sth

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
v.
go down the drain
v.
have balls (fig)
[Fig.];[Fam.] [Péj] You have to have balls to go skydiving! Pour sauter en parachute, il faut avoir des couilles!
exp.
to have balls
vi.
cost one's firstborn child ; cost an arm and a leg ; cost a pretty penny
[Fam.];[Fig.] [Péj] Coûter très cher
exp.
I don't give a damn, I don't give a shit
SLANG, ARGOT
v.
go down the drain, go down the tube(s), go astray, go off course
n.
testicle
nmf.
pain in the ass
n.
real pain in the ass
v.
go down the drain ; [Slang] go to shit
[Arg.];[Fam.]
n.
real pain in the ass
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'couilles' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
conneries ; couilles

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