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to pay tribute to

rendre hommage à

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in between

entre, au milieu de

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somehow

en quelque sorte

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to wield clout over

exercer une influence/un poids sur

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to hold sway over

avoir de l'emprise sur, avoir le dessus sur

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to reclaim

réclamer, revendiquer

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prominence

proéminence, premier plan

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to take pride of place

occuper une place de choix

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to engulf

engloutir, engouffrer

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contemptuous/scornful

méprisant(e)

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blended with

mélangé(e) à

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earscape

paysage sonore

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sheer

simple, seul(e), ... même

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vastness

immensité

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openness

ouverture

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to wander/to roam

vagabonder, errer

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to be engrossed in

être absorbé(e) par

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surroundings

environs

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harshness/bitterness

rudesse, amertume/âpreté

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to be at one with

ne faire qu'un avec

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in unison with

d'unisson avec

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osmosis

osmose

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brooding (adj.)

maussadre, sombre

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to brood

ruminer

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recipient

bénéficiaire, récepteur(trice)

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marvels/wonders

merveilles

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to emulate

émuler, imiter

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to impart

conférer

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to be endowed/endued with

être doté(e)/revêtu(e) de

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to be equipped/gifted with

être équipé(e)/doué(e) de

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to defy/brave

défier, braver

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to take one's pick from

choisir

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to internalise

intérioriser

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wherein

dans lequel/laquelle/quoi

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to withdraw into

se retiter/replier dans/en/sur

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vale

vallée, vallon

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to be on a par with

être au même niveau que

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mindscape

paysage mental

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pathetic fallacy

paysage-état d'âme (approx. ; terme de John Ruskin)

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uncanny (ajd.)

étrange, troublant

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uncanny/uncanniness

inquiétante étrangeté (Unheimlich)

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to take over from

prendre la suite de

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liminal

liminal/liminaire

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at a crossroads

à la croisée des chemins

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on the brink/verge of V+ing/N

au bord de, sur le point de

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solitary outing

sortie en solitaire

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safeguarded

protégé(e), préservé(e)

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to counterbalance

contrebalancer

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likewise/in like manner

de même

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earthen

terrestre

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to delight/relish in

prendre plaisir à, savourer

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to be teeming with

regorger de

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renewal

renouveau

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to yearn for

aspirer à/se languir de

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fleeting/short-lived

éphémère

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flickering

oscillation, scintillement

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transience

fugacité

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upheaval

bouleversement

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otherness

altérité

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ominous

funeste, de mauvais présage

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to worship

vénérer

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permeated with

imprégné(e) de

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coupled with

combiné(e) à, ajouté(e) à

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deprivation/bareness

privation, dénuement

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to be on the lookout for

être à l'affût de

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enthralled

captivé(e), subjugué(e)

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in awe of

en admiration devant/dans la crainte de

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barren

infertile

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bolstered by

renforcé(e) par

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to gather momentum

prendre de l'ampleur, monter en puissance

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remnants/remains

restes/vestiges

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to take its toll on

avoir des conséqunces négatives sur

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to construe

interpréter

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wavering (nom)

hésitation

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twofold

double

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to seize

saisir, s'emparer de

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to indulge oneself in stg

se permettre qqch, s'adonner à

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self-indulgence

laisser-aller

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to be frowned upon

être vu(e) d'un mauvais oeil

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straight-laced

collet-monté

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to seesaw

osciller

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toing and froing

va-et-vient, faire le yoyo

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restraint

contrainte

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far-fetched

tiré(e) par les cheveux

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prevalence

prévalence

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to hinder

entraver

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to hinder smo from V+ing

empêcher qqn de faire qqch

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to fulfill

satisfaire, accomplir

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imaginings

vues de l'esprit

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to bear witness to

témoigner de

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to resort to

avoir recours à

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thrill

frisson

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to arouse

susciter

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repressed

refoulé(e), réprimé(e), inhibé(e)

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pervaded with

imprégné(e) de

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telling

éloquent

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to jar with

jurer avec

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to come upon

s'abattre sur

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to infringe upon

enfreindre

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aborted

interrompu(e)

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