from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. fireplace


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • (There's extra for the taking!); les frites (fpl) = French fries; du calme!

    French Word-A-Day:

  • References: pomme-frites (les pommes de terre frites) (fpl) = French fries

    délabré - French Word-A-Day

  • Alex_Jones_Show_2010_06_11/Alex_Jones_Show_2010_06_11_playlist. fpl

  • Please take a minute to read my interview with Janet Skeslien Charles. les moeurs (lay muhrs) noun fpl

    French Word-A-Day

  • As Turnbull so aptly clarified, there are no blanket exemptions from the mandate for any cohort of people in the Affordability Schedule (except those under 150\% fpl).

    A Healthy Blog

  • Downtown Wmsbg. 4BR, 2BA, fpl., hdwd floors with garage.


  • (If you are viewing this edition via email, you will need to click over to the blog to view the clip.) ~~~~~~~~~~~~French Vocabulary~~~~~~~~~~ les arènes (de Nîmes) = the amphitheater, coliseum; deux mille ans (m) = two thousand years; le gilet (m) = sweatshirt; une oreille (f) = ear; les boules Quies (fpl) = ear plugs; on n'est pas immortels!

    French Word-A-Day:

  • ; les gambas (fpl) = Mediterranean prawns; la baignade (f) = the swim; une joie de vivre = a joy of life; ça fait du bien pour l'âme = that does the soul good


  • References: pris (e) (prendre) = taken; la queue (f) = line; la politesse (f) = politeness; une ordonnance (f) = prescription; le gribouillage (m) = scrawl, scribble; le ballonnement (m) = bloating; les pellicules (fpl) = dandruff; les poux (m) = lice

    ordonnance - French Word-A-Day

  • ~~~~~~~~~~~French Vocabulary~~~~~~~~~~~~ une lampe de poche = flashlight; la chaussette (f) = sock; le bob (m) = cap (hat); la crème solaire (f) = sunscreen; toutes les affaires (fpl) = all of the belongings; trousseau de base = (packing) basics: clothes, accessories, linens ...; dingue = crazy; la gourde (f) = canteen; dope = gourde (in French)

    French Word-A-Day:


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.