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French-English translation for: to wander from one topic to another
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se savoir traquéto know that one is being hunted (down)
à tue-tête {adv}at the top of one's voice
On eût dit que ... [littéraire]One would have said that ...
loc. parler à la cantonadeto speak to no-one in particular
se faire tirer les cartesto have one's fortune read
monter sa propre affaireto set up one's own business
se ressaisir [se canaliser]to get one's head straight [coll.]
se mettre à genouxto get down on one's knees
lorgner qn./ have one's eye on sb./sth.
rire sous cape [loc.]to laugh up one's sleeve [idiom]
F littérat. Le miroir se brisaThe Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side [Agatha Christie]
loc. Les écailles lui sont tombées des yeux.The scales fell from his / her eyes.
soutirer qc. à qn. [obtenir par insistance]to extract sth. from sb. [obtain by insistence]
dire ce que l'on penseto speak one's mind [idiom]
Unverified y laisser sa chemise [expression]to lose one's shirt [idiom] [coll.]
loc. prendre ses jambes à son couto take to one's heels
en {prep} [lieu  l'on va]to [place where one's going]
vivre au dessus de ses moyensto live beyond one's means
C'est un mariol / mariolle. [malin]He's a crafty one.
faire corps avec qc. [nature, émotions]to be at one with sth.
rire à gorge déployée [loc.]to laugh one's head off [idiom]
manger le morceau [fam.] [avouer]to spill one's guts [sl.] [to confess]
loc. jeter son dévolu sur set one's heart on sth.
écarquiller les yeuxto open one's eyes wide [with astonishment etc.]
serrer qc. [dans ses mains]to clench sth. [in one's hands]
loc. prendre son mal en patienceto resign oneself to one's fate
hocher la tête [de haut en bas]to nod (one's head)
loc. avoir voix au chapitreto have one's say (in the matter)
un coup {m} de tonnerre dans un ciel bleu [loc.]a bolt from the blue [idiom]
se nipper [fam.]to get rigged out in one's Sunday best [coll.]
tirer la langue qn.)to stick one's tongue out (at sb.)
loc. être au pied du murto have one's back against the wall
n'avoir qu'une idée en têteto have a one-track mind
tirer la langue qn.)to poke one's tongue out (at sb.)
se frayer un passageto shoulder one's way [through the crowd, etc.]
avoir un pied dans la tombeto have one foot in the grave
loc. se décharger d'un trop-pleinto get it off one's chest
dodeliner de la têteto nod one's head gently [not necessarily affirmatively]
se reposer sur ses lauriers [loc.]to rest on one's laurels [idiom]
à la commissure des lèvres {adv}at the corner of one's lips
loc. se mouiller [fam.] [prendre un risque]to stick one's neck out [coll.]
claironner qc. [fig.]to shout sth. from the rooftops [fig.]
s'enfuir de la prisonto escape from (the) prison
math. soustraire qc. à subtract sth. from sth.
loc. se tuer à faire try one's guts out to do sth.
ne pas desserrer les dents [fam.]to never once open one's mouth [coll.]
enfouir son visage dans un oreillerto bury one's face in a pillow
loc. en être pour ses frais [fam.] [fig.]to get nothing for one's trouble
loc. en être pour ses frais [fam.] [fig.]to get nothing for one's pains
loc. scier la branche sur laquelle on est assisto dig one's own grave
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