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French-English translation for: to ask the speaker to yield the floor
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tenir le crachoir [fig.] [monopoliser la parole]to hold the floor [fig.] [monopolise the conversation]
hist. la Reconquista {f} [la Reconquête]The Reconquista [period in the history of the Iberian Peninsula between the Battle of Covadonga (718 or 722) and the fall of the Nasrid kingdom of Granada in 1492]
pol. Ordre {m} de la Toison d'orDistinguished Order of the Golden Fleece [Catholic order of chivalry founded by the Duke of Burgundy in 1430. Today, 2 branches of the order exist, namely the Spanish and the Austrian Fleece ]
hist. mil. pol. le régiment {m} des Gardes françaisesThe French Guards [elite infantry regiment created in 1563 as part of the Military Household of the King of France, specifically to protect the monarch (and, later, Emperor Napoleon)]
hist. pol. Guillaume {m} le Taciturne [1533-1584] [aussi : Guillaume I d'Orange-Nassau]William the Silent [1533-1584] [also: William the Taciturn or William of Orange] [leader of the Dutch Revolt against the Spanish Habsburgs that set off the Eighty Years' War (1568–1648)]
bourse le parquetthe floor
demander l'heureto ask the time
passer la serpillièreto wash the floor
relig. Dieu le Père, Dieu le Fils et le Saint-Esprit.the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.
hist. pol. Banquet {m} du Vœu du faisan [1454]Banquet of the Oath of the Pheasant [in 1454, the Duke of Burgundy gave this banquet to promote a Crusade (which never took place) against the Turks who had just taken Constantinople]
demander son cheminto ask sb. the way
arts relig. L'Adoration {f} de l'Agneau mystique [aussi : Autel de Gand]The Ghent Altarpiece [also: the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb] [a large 15C polyptych altarpiece in St Bavo's Cathedral, Ghent, begun in the mid-1420s and completed by 1432.]
cuis. fin. demander l'additionto ask for the bill [Br.]
cuis. fin. demander la noteto ask for the bill [Br.]
garder la paroleto hold the floor [coll.] [fig.]
avoir la paroleto have the floor [coll.] [fig.]
prendre la paroleto take the floor [coll.] [fig.]
au premier étage {adv}on the first floor [Br.]
être de plain-piedto be on the ground floor [Br.]
hist. mil. pol. guerre {f} des Deux-RosesWar of the Roses [series of civil wars in England between 1455 and 1487, when the House of Lancaster and the House of York fought for control of the throne of England]
hist. Philippe {m} le Bon [Philippe III de Bourgogne] [1396-1467]Philip the Good [1396-1467] [Duke of Burgundy 1419 until death. During his reign, the Burgundian State reached the apex of its prosperity and prestige, and became a leading centre of the arts]
hist. mil. pol. Le traité {m} de Tournai [1385]The Peace of Tournai [1385, between the Burgundian Duke Philip II and the rebellious city of Ghent]
demander que le travail soit terminéto ask for the work to be completed
danse entraîner qn. sur la piste de danseto take sb. onto the dance floor
hist. pol. Couronne {f} de ferIron Crown [reliquary and one of the oldest royal insignia of Christendom. A relic from the Kingdom of the Lombards, used for the coronation of the Holy Roman Emperors as Kings of Italy]
hist. mil. bataille {f} de Patay [1429]Battle of Patay [in 1429, the culminating engagement of the Loire Campaign of the 100 Years' War, when the French cavalry inflicted a severe defeat on the English.]
hist. Charles {m} III le Simple [879-929]Charles the Simple [879-929] [also: Charles the Straightforward] [ King of West Francia from 898 until 922 and the king of Lotharingia from 911 until 923. A member of the Carolingian dynasty]
géogr. pol. duché {m} de BourgogneDuchy of Burgundy [emerged in the 9th century as one of the successors of the ancient Kingdom of the Burgundians]
fin. demander à connaître le solde de son compteto ask to know the balance of your account
géogr. hist. pol. République {f} batave [1795-1806]Batavian Republic [1795-1806] [successor to the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands, becoming the first of the "sister-republics", and later part of the French Empire of Napoleon]
hist. pol. serment {m} du Jeu de paume [1789]Tennis Court Oath [a pivotal event in the French Revolution. In 1789, the members of the French Third Estate voted "not to separate until the Constitution of the kingdom is established"]
hist. mil. pol. chute {f} de Constantinople [1453] [Aussi : prise de Constantinople]Fall of Constantinople [in 1453, the Ottoman Empire captured the capital of the Byzantine Empire, marking its end, and effectively the end of the Roman Empire]
hist. Philippe {m} II le Hardi [1342-1404]Philip II the Bold [1342-1404] [Duke of Burgundy and founder of the Burgundian branch of the House of Valois]
géogr. hist. Kennemerland {m}Kennemerland [coastal region in the northwestern Netherlands, its name comes from the Kennemer people, who were Frisians that fought with the Counts of Holland and lost in the Middle Ages]
hist. mil. naut. bataille {f} d'Aboukir [1798]Battle of the Nile [1798] [also: Battle of Aboukir Bay] [decisive naval battle - after Napoleon landed his army, Nelson destroyed the French fleet, trapping the French army in Egypt]
plus ... plus {adv}the more ... the more
pareillement {adv}the same [in the same way]
géogr. hist. pol. royaume {m} de CastilleKingdom of Castile [large and powerful state on the Iberian Peninsula during the Middle Ages. In 1479, the crowns of Aragon and Castile were united to form the nucleus of modern Spain.]
géogr. hist. pol. sac {m} de Liège [1468]sacking of Liège [in 1468, after an uprising, the Duke of Burgundy ordered the town to be razed to the ground and a quarter of the inhabitants were killed.]
hist. mil. pol. bataille {f} d'Austerlitz [1805]Battle of Austerlitz [1805] [also: Battle of the Three Emperors] [Napoleon defeated the larger combined Russian/Austrian Armies, bringing the War of the 3rd Coalition to an end]
relig. se signerto make the sign of the cross
hist. Philippe {m} le Beau [1478-1506] [Philippe de Habsbourg]Philip the Handsome [1478-1506] [ruler of the Burgundian Netherlands and titular Duke of Burgundy from 1482 to 1506 and the first Habsburg King of Castile (as Philip I)]
loc. en définitive {adv}at the end of the day [fig.]
littérat. F Le Domaine des DieuxThe Mansions of the Gods
géogr. outre-Manche {adv}across the Channel [across the English Channel]
film F Les EnsorcelésThe Bad and the Beautiful [Vincente Minnelli]
tirer la chasseto flush the toilet [pull the chain]
loc. défrayer la chroniqueto be the talk of the town
hist. mil. pol. bataille {f} de Castillon [1453]Battle of Castillon [decisive French victory in 1453 against England marked the end of the 100 Years' War. Considered the first major battle won through the extensive use of field artillery]
au fil des années {adv}in the course of the years
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