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Google Translation:
Cette détermination ne lui donnait pas l'air tendre lorsqu'il frappa à la porte de la Catalane.

cette
     1. pron. feminine singular of ce
a cette pensée
dans cette neige
détermination
     1. n. determination
ne
     1. part. (literary) not (used alone to negate a verb; now chiefly with the verbs pouvoir, savoir, cesser and oser)
     2. part. not, no (used before a verb, with a subsequent element following; see Usage Notes, below)
     3. part. Used in a subordinate clause before a subjunctive verb (especially when the main verb expresses doubt or fear), to provide extra overtones of doubt or uncertainty (but not negating its verb); the so-c
     4. part. In comparative clauses usually translated with the positive sense of the subsequent negative
           apprendre le français est plus facile qu'on ne pense - learning French is easier than you think
et ne reparut plus
et ne trouvait rien
lui
     1. pron. him, he; the third-person masculine singular personal pronoun used after a preposition, or as the predicate of a linking verb, or when disjoined from a sentence, or as a stressed subject.
           J'habitais avec lui. - I was living with him.
           C'est lui qui a dit cela. - It's he who said that.
           Lui, il n'en sait rien. - He doesn't know anything about it.
     2. pron. Him, her; the third-person singular personal pronoun used as an indirect object.
           Je lui ai donné le livre. - I gave the book to him/her.
     3. v. past participle of luire
il lui cria
lui fit faire
donnait
     1. v. third-person singular imperfect indicative of donner
donnait l'impression d'être en voyage
on donnait à la graine semée la veille
     donner
          1. v. to give, to transfer the possession/holding of something to someone else.
          2. v. to donate
          3. v. (intransitive) To come across
pas
     1. n-m. step, pace, footstep
     2. n-m. (geography) strait (e.g., Pas de Calais, "Strait of Dover")
     3. adv. (ne ... pas) not
           Je ne sais pas. - I don't know
     4. adv. (colloquial, spoken) not
           J’veux pas travailler. - I don't wanna work. (Shortened form of: Je ne veux pas travailler. or Je veux pas travailler.)
pas possible
ne les salua pas
le
     1. art. The (definite article).
           Le lait du matin. - The milk of the morning.
           Je suis le valeureux Don Quichotte de la Manche, le défaiseur de torts et le réparateur d’iniquités. - I am the valiant Don Quixote of La Mancha, the undoer of wrongs and the repairer of iniqui
     2. art. Used before abstract nouns; not translated in English.
     3. art. (before parts of the body) The; my, your, etc.
           Il s’est cassé la jambe. - He has broken his leg.
     4. art. (before units) A, an.
           Cinquante kilomètres à l’heure. - fifty kilometres an hour
     5. pron. (direct object) Him, it.
     6. pron. (used to refer to something previously mentioned or implied; not translated in English).
           Je suis petit et lui, il l’est aussi. - I am small and he is too ("he is it too", i.e., "he is small too").
le second, plus loin
tout le monde se tut
air
     1. n. air (gases of the atmosphere)
     2. n. tune, aria
     3. n. appearance
     4. n. air (pretension)
il prenait un air triste pour soupirer
mais comme la comtesse avait grand air
tendre
     1. adj. tender (soft, delicate)
     2. v. to tighten
     3. v. to stretch out
     4. v. (intransitive, ~ vers) to tend (to infinity)
     5. v. (intransitive, ~ vers) to strive (for)
     6. v. (reflexive) to become taut
lorsque
     1. conj. when (at a time when)
           Lorsque j'étais jeune, mon meilleur ami était mon chat. - When I was young, my best friend was my cat.
et lorsque la campagne se découvrit
lorsque la première fureur fut apaisée;
il
     1. pron. he (third-person singular masculine subject pronoun for human subject)
     2. pron. it (third-person singular subject pronoun for grammatically masculine objects)
     3. pron. Impersonal subject; it
           Il pleut. - It’s raining.
il se tut
il ajouta
frappa
     1. v. third-person singular past historic of frapper
     frapper
          1. v. to hit, to strike, to bash
                Il m'a frappé le bras.
                  He hit me on the arm.
          2. v. to knock (e.g. on a door)
          3. v. to bang (to get attention)
          4. v. (music) to beat time (as a conductor)
          5. v. (music) to strike (a chord)
          6. v. to strike down
                Frappé par Dieu.
                  Struck down by God.
          7. v. to hit (to be affected by a punishment)
          8. v. (figuratively) to strike
                Frapper l'imagination.
                  To strike the imagination.
          9. v. (bartending) to shake
à
     1. Letter. A with grave accent, a letter used in French mostly to distinguish some homographs and in transliteration.
     2. prep. to (destination)
           Je vais à Paris. - I am going to Paris.
           aller au bout - go to the end / go all the way
     3. prep. to (until)
           Le spectacle sera de 18h à 21h. - The show will be from 6 pm to 9 pm.
     4. prep. on the, to (some directions)
           tournez à gauche ! - turn to the left!
           tournez à droite ! - turn to the right!
           Le vent vire au nord. - The wind turns north.
           L'école est à gauche. - The school is on the left.
     5. prep. at (said of a particular time)
           Je pars à cinq heures - I am leaving at five.
           à dix heures et quart - at quarter past ten
     6. prep. at, in, on (said of a particular place)
           à la maison - at home
           à l'hôtel - at the hotel
           au bar - in the bar
           au bois - in the woods
           J'habite à trois kilomètres d'ici. - I live three kilometers from here.
     7. prep. of (belonging to)
           C'est un ami à moi. - This is a friend of mine.
           Cette voiture est à John. - This is John's car.
           le chien à Marie - Mary's dog nonstandard
     8. prep. till, until (used in farewells)
           Salut, à demain. - Bye, till tomorrow. / Bye, see you tomorrow.
           à plus tard - see you later
     9. prep. (cuisine) cooked in or with
           Steak au poivre - Steak with pepper sauce
     10. prep. Used to make compound nouns to state what something is used for
           moulin à poivre - pepper mill
           sac à dos - backpack
           boite à musique - music box
     11. prep. (before an infinitive) to (used to express something not completed)
           Il y a de nombreuses choses à faire. - There are many things to do.
           Il reste deux tâches à finir. - There are two things left to finish.
           Il y a de la bière à boire. - There's some beer to drink.
           l'équipe à battre - the team to beat
     12. prep. Used to describe a part of something, often translated into English as a compound adjective
           un animal à quatre pattes - a four-legged animal
           une femme au visage pâle - a pale-faced woman
           un homme à longue barbe - a long-bearded man OR a man with a long beard
           une chemise à manches courtes - a short-sleeved shirt
           une maison aux murs de brique - a brick-walled house / a house with brick walls
     13. prep. by
           peu à peu - bit by bit
           minute à minute - minute by minute
           jour à jour - day by day
     14. prep. or, to (used to express an approximate number)
           six à sept personnes - six or seven people
           vingt à trente ans - twenty/thirty years
           tous les cinq à six ans - every five or six years
     15. prep. Used to indicate the recipient of certain phrasal verb.
           mettre le feu à - to set fire to
           clouer le bec à - to shut (someone) up
           donner la chasse à - to give chase to
     16. prep. , translation=Even though hunger and destitution tormented us sometimes, and even almost always, nothing caused us as much torment as being witnesses to the unheard-of cruelties that my master exercis
     17. prep. , chapter=XL
     18. prep. with
           On peut remarquer, à ce propos, que ce n'est pas non plus dans des livre à prétention plus ou moins scientifique que Kraus avait l'habitude de chercher les instruments dont il avait besoin pour
et tout à coup
d'un bout à l'autre
la
     1. art. the (definite article).
     2. pron. her, it (direct object).
     3. n-m. (music) la, the note 'A'.
la grosse fille
mais la comtesse
à la
     1. prep. a la, in the style or manner of (with a feminine singular adjective or a proper noun)
           à la française (in the French style)
           à la Hugo (in the style of Hugo)
porte
     1. n. door
     2. n. gate (to a city, at airport)
     3. n. (figuratively) gateway, means, door
     4. v. first-person singular present indicative of porter
     5. v. third-person singular present indicative of porter
     6. v. first-person singular present subjunctive of porter
     7. v. third-person singular present subjunctive of porter
     8. v. second-person singular imperative of porter
gagna la porte
qui porte conseil
     porter
          1. v. to carry
          2. v. to support, to bear
          3. v. to wear
          4. v. (of a subject, followed by the preposition sur) (porter sur quelque chose) to be about, to concern
                Sur quoi portait la question ? - What was the question concerning?
          5. v. (reflexive, se porter) to feel
                Je me porte mieux. - I am feeling better.
                Il se porte bien. - He's in good health.
          6. n. porter (beer)
de
     1. prep. of (expresses belonging)
           Paris est la capitale de la France. - Paris is the capital of France.
     2. prep. of (used to express property or association)
           Œuvres de Fermat - Fermat’s Works
           Elle est la femme de mon ami. - She is my friend’s wife.
           le voisin de Gabriel - Gabriel's neighbor
     3. prep. from (used to indicate origin)
           Elle vient de France. - She comes from France.
           Êtes-vous de Suisse ? - Are you from Switzerland?
           Ce fromage vient d’Espagne. - This cheese is from Spain.
           C’est de l’ouest de la France. - It’s from the west of France.
           Le train va de Paris à Bordeaux. - The train goes from Paris to Bordeaux.
     4. prep. of (indicates an amount)
           5 kilos de pommes. - 5 kilograms of apples.
           Un verre de vin - A glass of wine
           Une portion de frites - A portion of fries
     5. prep. used attributively, often translated into English as a compound word
           Un jus de pomme - Apple juice
           Un verre de vin - A glass of wine
           Une boîte de nuit - A nightclub
           Un chien de garde - A guarddog
           Une voiture de sport - A sportscar
           Un stade de football - A football stadium
     6. prep. from (used to indicate the start of a time or range)
           De 9:00 à 11:00 je ne serai pas libre. - From 9 to 11 I won’t be free.
           Je travaille de huit heures à midi. - I work from 8 o'clock to noon.
           un groupe de cinq à huit personnes - a group of from five to eight people
     7. prep. used after certain verbs before an infinitive, often translated into English as a gerund or an infinitive
           J’ai arrêté de fumer. - I stopped smoking.
           Il continue de m’embêter. - He keeps annoying me.
           Elle m’a dit de venir. - She told me to come.
           Nous vous exhortons de venir. - We urge you to come.
     8. prep. by (indicates the amount of change)
           Boire trois tasses par jour réduirait de 20 % les risques de contracter une maladie. - Drinking three cups a day would reduce the risks of catching an illness by 20%.
     9. art. (indefinite) some; any (in questions or negatives)
           Je voudrais de la viande. - I would like some meat.
           Est-ce qu'il y a de la bonne musique ? - Is there any good music?
           Nous cherchons du lait. - We're looking for some milk.
     10. art. (negative) (pas de) a, an, any
           Elle a pas de mère. - She doesn't have a mother.
           Il a pas de crayon. - He doesn't have a pencil.
           J'ai pas de temps. - I don't have any time.
     11. n. abbreviation of dame
retira de sous la banquette
pleuraient à force de rire
la
     1. art. the (definite article).
     2. pron. her, it (direct object).
     3. n-m. (music) la, the note 'A'.
quand la comtesse
le ton de la voix
de la
     1. art. Of the
     2. art. Some; the feminine partitive article.
           Voudriez-vous de la confiture ? — Would you like some jam?
           J'ai mangé de la tarte — I ate some pie.
Catalane
     1. n. feminine noun of Catalan
     2. adj. feminine singular of catalan
     catalan
          1. n-m. Catalan language
          2. adj. Catalan, Catalonian
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