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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
v.
go down the drain ; [Slang] go to shit
[Arg.];[Fam.]
n.
real pain in the ass
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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