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"I just came across another meaning. Virer can mean to change one's sexual preference…"

stu harris replied Feb 19, 2014 to virer

4 Feb 19, 2014
Reply by stu harris

"Yes, that's a strange verb indeed. In the banking context, is deposit a better trans…"

stu harris replied Feb 17, 2014 to virer

4 Feb 19, 2014
Reply by stu harris

"I think it's Nous n'y sommes pas longtemps. Native French speakers may correct me."

stu harris replied Feb 14, 2014 to Demain, dès l’aube, à l’heure

7 Feb 14, 2014
Reply by Vedas

""Au train où vont les choses, nous ne tiendrons pas très longtemps. The way things g…"

stu harris replied Feb 14, 2014 to Demain, dès l’aube, à l’heure

7 Feb 14, 2014
Reply by Vedas

"I believe balise also has a very modern meaning -- a tag in HTML."

stu harris replied Jun 19, 2013 to la balise/le panneau de signalisation

3 Jun 19, 2013
Reply by stu harris

"Very witty, but in fact chou = cabbage (or sweetheart, colloquially). So it'd have t…"

stu harris replied Jun 3, 2013 to vachement

7 Jun 3, 2013
Reply by susan klee

"Of course, vachement chouette means cowly owl. Just kidding, it's really terrific!"

stu harris replied Jun 2, 2013 to vachement

7 Jun 3, 2013
Reply by susan klee

"The most obvious translation of urgent is urgent. But pressant is a synonym. As Geor…"

stu harris replied Feb 24, 2013 to pressé versus pressant

3 Feb 25, 2013
Reply by Chantal Savignat

"That's a bit tricky. Yes, it can mean military staff officers, but it can also mean…"

stu harris replied Jan 28, 2013 to English Equivalent

7 Jan 30, 2013
Reply by Bill Morse

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"Yes, in English usage it's almost exactly the same as arcane."

stu harris replied Jan 24, 2013 to Meaning of 'recherché' in English and French

4 Jan 24, 2013
Reply by Scott Landfear

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