Daily French Audio - Words





Words used in this podcast
Word Root Meanings
 
écaille 1. n. scale (of fish, reptile etc.)
2. n. shell (of tortoise, oyster)
3. n. tortoiseshell (manufacturing material)
aucun 1. adj. no, none, not any
2. : Il n'a aucun désir de construire des temples.
3. :  | He hasn't any desire to build temples.
4. pron. none, no-one
5. : Aucun d'entre eux n'a été capable de répondre.
mètre 1. n. metre/meter
2. v. first-person singular present indicative of métrer
3. v. third-person singular present indicative of métrer
4. v. first-person singular present subjunctive of métrer
5. v. third-person singular present subjunctive of métrer
métrer 1. v. to meter
guêpe 1. n. wasp
guêper 1.
librairie 1. n. bookshop or bookstore
portefeuille 1. n. wallet
2. n. folder
3. n. portfolio (investments)
4. n. (politics) portfolio
cerveau 1. n-m. brain
intestin 1. n. intestine
boîte 1. n. box (the container)
2. n. club (nightclub)
3. n. tin, can
4. n. (informal) company, employer
table basse 1. coffee table
vendeur 1. n-m. salesman
2. n-m. seller, vendor
étoiles 1. n. plural of étoile
étoile 1. n. star
2. n. (heraldiccharge) mullet
moment 1. n. moment (point in time)
2. n. moment (short period of time)
3. n. a while
4. : Ça fait un moment que je l'attends - I've been waiting for him for a while
5. n. (physics, mechanics) moment, momentum
urgence 1. n. urgency
2. n. emergency
nappe 1. n. tablecloth
2. n. layer (of gas, oil etc.)| sheet (of water)
3. n. ribbon cable
4. : une nappe IDE
5. v. first-person singular present indicative of napper
napper 1. v. (cooking) to cover (to cover something with sauce)


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