couilles translation | French-English dictionary

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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
[Slang]

Entry related to:couilles

Additional comments:

studiozazu:

un/une gros/se casse-couille - pain in the backside.

studiozazu:

féminin!!!

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
v.
go down the drain, go down the tube(s), go astray, go off course
[Slang]
v.
go down the drain
[Slang]
exp.
to have balls
[Slang]
v.
have balls (fig)
[Fig.];[Fam.] [Péj];[Slang] You have to have balls to go skydiving! Pour sauter en parachute, il faut avoir des couilles!
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
n.
testicle
[Slang]
v.
go down the drain ; [Slang] go to shit
[Arg.];[Fam.]
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'couilles' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
conneries ; couilles
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"couilles": examples and translations in context
Cela pourrait être l'origine de la phrase : "Elle le tient par les couilles." It might be the evolutionary origin of the phrase, "she's got him by the balls."
Ouais, j'aime juste sentir mes couilles, mec. Yeah, but I only like to smell my balls, man.
Que le ministère de la Justice et la Cour suprême me lèchent les couilles. The Justice Department and the so-called Supreme Court can suck my balls:
On se fait suer les couilles tous les jours à se casser les couilles. We're out there sweating our balls off every day, bustin' our balls.
Que si les leprechauns existent, je dois lui sucer les couilles. That if he could prove leprechauns exist, I would suck his balls.
Tu parles trop, alors je te latte les couilles ? Like you keep talking so I sack you in the nuts?
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