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jab {n} /dʒæb/ (bothering someone else)  :: pique
Jabberwock {prop} (fantastical monster)  :: Jaseroque, Bredoulochs, Berdouilleux
jabiru {n} /ˈdʒæbɪ.ɹuː/ (Jabiru mycteria)  :: jabiru {m}
jabot {n} /ˈʒæ.bəʊ/ (a cascading or ornamental frill down the front of a blouse)  :: jabot {m}
jack {n} /dʒæk/ (device for raising and supporting a heavy object)  :: cric {m}
jack {n} (freshwater pike) SEE: pike  ::
jack {n} (knave) SEE: knave  ::
jack {n} (large California rockfish) SEE: rockfish  ::
jack {n} (male ass)  :: âne {m}
jack {n} (man or men in general)  :: type {m}, gars {m}, mec {m} [slang], gonze {m} [slang]
jack {n} (nautical: sailor) SEE: jacktar  ::
jack {n} (playing card)  :: valet {m}
jack {n} (slang: nothing) SEE: jackshit  ::
jack {n} (surface mounted connector)  :: jack, prise jack, connecteur
jackal {n} /ˈdʒækəl/ (wild canine)  :: chacal {m}
jackal buzzard {n} (Buteo rufofuscus)  :: buse rounoir {f}
jackass {n} (foolish or stupid person)  :: âne {m}, connard
jackass {n} (male donkey)  :: âne {m}
jack-ball {n} (ball used in boules)  :: cochonnet {m}
jackdaw {n} (Coloeus dauuricus) SEE: Daurian jackdaw  ::
jackdaw {n} /ˈdʒækˌdɔː/ (Coloeus monedula)  :: choucas {m}
jacket {n} /ˈdʒæk.ɪt/ (piece of clothing worn on the upper body outside a shirt or blouse)  :: veste {f}
jacket {n} (piece of a person's suit)  :: veste {f}
jacket {n} (removable or replaceable protective or insulating cover for an object)  :: couverture {f}, jaquette {f}
jacket potato {n} (a baked potato) SEE: baked potato  ::
jackfruit {n} (the fruit)  :: jacque {m}
jackhammer {n} (portable percussive drill device)  :: marteau-piqueur {m}
jack-in-the-box {n} (child’s toy)  :: diable en boîte {m}
Jack-in-the-pulpit {n} (cat's cradle) SEE: cat's cradle  ::
jack-knife {n} (statistics) SEE: jackknife  ::
jack mackerel {n} (fish)  :: chinchard {m}
jack of all trades {n} (one competent in many endeavors)  :: touche-à-tout, homme à tout faire {m}
jack of all trades, master of none {n} (person who has a competent grasp of many skills)  :: bon à tout, propre à rien
jack off {v} (term for masturbation (usually of a male))  :: se masturber, se branler [vulgar]
jack of spades {n} /dʒæk.əv.speɪdz/ (playing card)  :: valet de piques {m}
jackpot {n} (accumulating money prize pool)  :: jackpot {m}
jackpot {n} (large cash prize)  :: gros lot {m}
jackrabbit {n} (large rabbit)  :: lièvre {m}
jack shit {pron} ((vulgar) nothing, anything)  :: que dalle
Jackson {prop} /ˈdʒæksən/ (cognates of the surname) SEE: Johnson  ::
Jack the Ripper {prop} (19th century murderer)  :: Jack l’Éventreur {m}
Jacob {prop} /ˈd͡ʒeɪkəb/ (one of the sons of Isaac and Rebecca)  :: Jacob {m}
Jacob {prop} (male given name (the standard form))  :: Jacob {m}
Jacqueline {prop} (female given name)  :: Jacqueline
jade {n} /d​͡ʒeɪd/ (gem)  :: jade {m}
Jade {prop} (female given name)  :: Jade
jaded {adj} (Cynically insensitive; made callous by experience)  :: blasé
jaded {adj} /ˈdʒeɪdɛd/ (Worn out, wearied, or lacking enthusiasm; exhausted)  :: épuisé, harassé
jadeite {n} (mineral)  :: Jadéite {f}
jaeger {n} /ˈjeɪːɡə/ (rifle) SEE: rifle  ::
jagged {adj} /ˈdʒæɡɪd/ (unevenly cut; having the texture of something so cut)  :: dentelé, anguleux
jaguar {n} /ˈdʒæɡwɑr/ (Panthera onca)  :: jaguar {m}
jaguarundi {n} (wild cat)  :: jaguarondi {m}
Jah {prop} (God) SEE: God  ::
Jahannam {prop} (Islamic concept of hell)  :: Jahannam {m}
jai alai {n} /ˈhaɪlaɪ/ (sport)  :: jai alai {m}
jail {n} (prison) SEE: prison  ::
jail {v} (imprison) SEE: imprison  ::
jailbait {n} /ˈdʒeɪlbeɪt/ (person below the age of consent for sexual activity)  :: lolita {f}
jailer {n} (one who guards inmates)  :: geôlier {m}, gâfe {m}
jailkeeper {n} (jailer) SEE: jailer  ::
Jainism {prop} /ˈdʒeɪnɪzm̩/ (religion and philosophy)  :: jaïnisme {m}, djaïnisme {m}, jinisme {m}
Jakarta {prop} (capital of Indonesia)  :: Jakarta, Djakarta
Jalalabad {prop} (a city in eastern Afghanistan)  :: Jalalabad {m}
jalousie {n} /ˈdʒæləsiː/ (window slats which form a blind or shutter)  :: jalousie {f}
jam {n} (blockage, congestion)  :: embouteillage {m}
jam {n} /d​͡ʒæm/ (sweet mixture of fruit boiled with sugar)  :: confiture {f}
jam {n} (impromptu informal performance)  :: bœuf {m}, jam {m}
jam {v} (music: to improvise as a group)  :: faire un bœuf
jam {v} (to block or confuse a broadcast signal)  :: brouiller
jam {v} (to cause congestion or blockage)  :: embouteiller (traffic, flow), enrayer (of a gun)
jam {v} (to force something into a space)  :: enfoncer, fourrer
jam {v} (to get something stuck in a confined space)  :: coincer
Jamaica {prop} /dʒəˈmeɪ.kə/ (country in the Caribbean)  :: Jamaïque {f}
Jamaican {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Jamaica, the Jamaican people or the Jamaican language)  :: jamaïquain {m}, jamaïquaine {f}
Jamaican {n} /dʒəˈmeɪkən/ (person of Jamaican descent)  :: Jamaïquain {m}, Jamaïquaine {f}
jamboree {n} /ˈdʒæm.bəˌɹiː/ (rally of Scouts or Guides)  :: jamboree {m}
James {prop} /d͡ʒeɪmz/ (book of the Bible)  :: Jacques {m}
James {prop} (male given name (the standard form))  :: Jacques
James {prop} (one of two Apostles)  :: Jacques
James Bond {prop} (fictional British spy)  :: James Bond {m}
jam jar {n} (car) SEE: car  ::
jam jar {n} /ˈdʒam ˌdʒɑː/ (A container for jam)  :: pot de confiture
Jammu and Kashmir {prop} (former princely state)  :: Jammu-et-Cachemire
Jammu and Kashmir {prop} (portion of the territory which is governed by India)  :: Jammu-et-Cachemire
jam session {n} (impromptu informal performance)  :: jam session {f}
Jane {prop} /dʒeɪn/ (feminine form of John)  :: Jeanne {f}
jangle {v} /ˈdʒeɪŋ.ɡəl/ (to make a metallic sound)  :: cliqueter
janissary {n} /ˈdʒænəˌseɹi/ (former Turkish soldier)  :: janissaire {m}
janitor {n} (doorman)  :: portier {m}
janitor {n} /ˈd͡ʒænɪtɚ/ (caretaker)  :: concierge {m} {f}
Jan Mayen {prop} (Norwegian territory)  :: Jan Mayen
January {prop} /ˈd͡ʒænjuˌɛɹi/ (first month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: janvier {m}
Janus {prop} /ˈdʒeɪnəs/ (Roman god of gates and doorways)  :: Janus
Janus {prop} (moon of Saturn)  :: Janus
Jap {n} /dʒæp/ (alternative term for Japanese)  :: Jap {m} {f}
Japan {prop} /dʒəˈpæn/ (A Far East country in Asia)  :: le Japon {m}
Japanese {adj} /ˌdʒæpəˈniːz/ (of or relating to Japan)  :: japonais
Japanese {n} (person of Japan)  :: Japonais {m}, Japonaise {f}
Japanese {prop} (Japanese language)  :: japonais {m}
Japanese encephalitis {n} (viral disease)  :: encéphalite japonaise {f}
Japanese knotweed {n} (plant)  :: renouée du Japon
Japanese lantern {n} (bladder cherry) SEE: bladder cherry  ::
Japanese Sign Language {prop} (Sign language used in Japan)  :: langue des signes japonaise {f}
Japanese yew {n} (Taxus cuspidata)  :: if du Japon
Japanification {n} (Japanification)  :: japonisation {f}, nipponisation {f}
Japano- {prefix} (Nippo-) SEE: Nippo-  ::
Japanophile {n} /dʒəˌpæn.əʊˈfaɪl/ (A person who loves Japan)  :: japonophile {m} {f}, nippophile {m} {f}
Japanophilia {n} /dʒəˌpæn.əʊˈfiːl.i.ə/ (Japanophilia)  :: nippophilie {f}, japonophilie {f}
Japanophobia {n} (the fear of Japan or Japanese)  :: japonophobie {f}
Japanophone {adj} (Japanese-speaking)  :: japanophone
Japanophone {n} (Japanese speaker)  :: japanophone {m} {f}
Japan Socialist Party {prop} (Japanese political party)  :: parti socialiste japonais (without capital letters)
japchae {n} (Korean dish)  :: japchae {m}
jar {n} /dʒɑɹ]/ (small container for food)  :: pot, bocal {m}
jarbua terapon {n} (Terapon jarbua)  :: violon jarbua, peau d'âne (Seychelles), violon (N. Caledonia) rélégué (N. Caledonia) gendarme (N. Caledonia)
jargon {n} /ˈdʒɑɹ.ɡən/  :: jargon {m}
jargon {n} (variety of zircon)  :: jargon, zircon {m}
jargonelle {n} /dʒɑːɡəˈnɛl/ (variety of pear)  :: cuisse madame
jargoon {n} (variety of zircon)  :: zircon {m}
jasmine {n} /ˈdʒæzmɪn/ (plant of genus Jasminum)  :: jasmin {m}
Jasmine {prop} (female given name)  :: Jasmine
Jason {prop} (given name)  :: Jason
Jason {prop} (leader of Argonauts)  :: Jason
jaspé {adj} (veined or clouded like imitation jasper)  :: jaspé
jasper {n} /ˈdʒæspə/ (precious stone)  :: jaspe {m}
jasper {n} (jasperware) SEE: jasperware  ::
Jasper {prop} (male given name; one of the Magi) SEE: Caspar  ::
jaundice {n} /ˈdʒɔndɪs/ (morbid condition)  :: jaunisse {f}
jaundice {v} (affect with jaundice; prejudice)  :: en faire une jaunisse
jaunt {n} /ˈdʒɔːnt/ (A short excursion for pleasure or refreshment)  :: balade {f}, promenade {f}
Java {prop} /ˈdʒɑːvə/ (island of Indonesia)  :: Java {f}
Java {prop} (programming language)  :: Java {m}
Javan {adj} (pertaining to the island of Java)  :: Javanais
Javan {n} (inhabitant of the island Java)  :: Javanais {m}
Javanese {n} /dʒɑː.vəˈniːz/ (person)  :: Javanais {m}, Javanaise {f}
Javanese {prop} (language)  :: javanais {m}
Javan tiger {n} (Panthera sondaica)  :: tigre de Java {m}
javelin {n} /ˈdʒævlən/ (spear used as a weapon)  :: javelot {m}
javelin {n}  :: javelot {m}
javelin {n} (spear used in athletic competition)  :: javelot {m}
jaw {n} /d͡ʒɔ/ (bone of the jaw)  :: mâchoire {f}, mâchoire inférieure {f}, mâchoire supérieure {f}
jay {n} /dʒeɪ/ (bird)  :: geai {m}, geai des chênes {m}
jazz {n} /ˈd͡ʒæz/ (musical art form)  :: jazz {m}
jazz band {n} (group of musicians who play jazz music)  :: orchestre de jazz {f}, jazz band {m}
J-drama {n} (dorama) SEE: dorama  ::
jealous {adj} /ˈdʒɛləs/ (suspecting rivalry in love; fearful of being replaced, in position or in affection)  :: jaloux {m}, jalouse {f}
jealous {adj}  :: jaloux {m}, jalouse {f}
jealously {adv} (jealously)  :: jalousement
jealousy {n} (close, zealous vigilance, envy)  :: jalousie {f}, envie {f}
jealousy {n} /ˈdʒɛləsi/ (jealous attitude (e.g. fear of infidelity))  :: jalousie {f}
Jeanette {prop} (female given name) SEE: Jeannette  ::
Jeannette {prop} (female given name)  :: Jeannette
jeans {n} (denim trousers)  :: jeans {m-p}
jeans {n} /dʒiːnz/ (plural of jean) SEE: jean  ::
Jeddah {prop} (city in Saudi Arabia)  :: Djeddah {m}
Jedi {n} /ˈdʒɛd.aɪ/ (a fictional order of beings)  :: Jedi {m}
jeep {n} /dʒiːp/ (vehicle)  :: jeep {m}
Jeep {n} /dʒiːp/ (jeep) SEE: jeep  ::
jeer {n} /dʒir/ (railing remark or reflection; scoff; taunt; biting jest; flout; jibe; mockery)  :: raillerie {f}, moquerie {f}
jeer {v} (to scoff or mock)  :: railler, moquer
Jeffrey {prop} (male given name) SEE: Geoffrey  ::
Jehovah {n} (Jehovah's Witness) SEE: Jehovah's Witness  ::
Jehovah {prop} /dʒəˈhoʊvə/ (Transliteration of the Masoretic vocalization of the Tetragrammaton)  :: Jéhovah
Jehovah {prop}  :: Jéhovah
Jehovah {prop} (Yahweh) SEE: Yahweh  ::
Jehovah's Witness {n} (member of the Jehovah's Witnesses)  :: témoin de Jéhovah {m}
Jehovah's Witnesses {n} (denomination)  :: Témoins de Jéhovah {m-p}
jejunum {n} /dʒiːˈdʒuːnəm/ (central of the three divisions of the small intestine)  :: jéjunum {m}
jelly {n} /ˈdʒɛl.i/ (dessert)  :: gelée {f}
jelly {n} (jam)  :: confiture {f}
jelly {n} (large backside)  :: gros cul
jelly {n} (sweet gelatinous substance derived from fruit juices and pectin)  :: gelée {f}
jelly bean {n} (small bean-shaped chewy candy)  :: Jelly Bean {m}
jellyfish {n} (aquatic being)  :: méduse {f}
jellyroll {n} (cylindrical cake) SEE: Swiss roll  ::
jemmy {v} (cram) SEE: cram  ::
jenever {n} (drink)  :: genièvre {m}
Jenifer {prop} (female given name) SEE: Jennifer  ::
jenny {n} (device for spinning) SEE: spinning jenny  ::
jenny {n} (female of donkey) SEE: she-ass  ::
jenny-ass {n} (female donkey) SEE: she-ass  ::
jeopardise {v} (jeopardize) SEE: jeopardize  ::
jeopardize {v} (put in jeopardy)  :: mettre en danger
jeopardy {n} /ˈd͡ʒɛpɚdi/ (danger of loss, harm, or failure)  :: danger {m}, péril {m}, risque {m}
jerboa {n} (small rodent)  :: gerboise {f}
jeremiad {n} /ˌdʒɛr.əˈmaɪ.əd/ (long speech or prose work)  :: jérémiade {f}
Jeremiah {prop} (a prophet)  :: Jérémie {m}
Jeremiah {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Jérémie
Jeremiah {prop} (male given name)  :: Jérémie
Jeremy {prop} (Jeremiah) SEE: Jeremiah  ::
jerk {n} (change in acceleration with respect to time)  :: jerk {m}
jerk {n} /dʒɝk/ (sudden, uncontrolled movement)  :: tic, myoclonie, clonie, convulsion, spasme, tressaillement, sursaut, soubresaut
jerk {n} (quick, often unpleasant tug or shake)  :: secousse, saccade, cahot
jerk {n} (soda jerk) SEE: soda jerk  ::
jerk {n} (unlikable person)  :: conard {m}, connard {m}, con {m}, crétin, mauvais con
jerkass {n} (obnoxious or unlikeable person)  :: connard {m}
jerkily {adv} (In a jerky manner.)  :: par à-coups
jerkin {n} /ˈdʒəːkɪn/ (close-fitting collarless jacket, with or without sleeves)  :: justaucorps {m}
jerk off {v} (To masturbate)  :: se branler
jerky {adj} /ˈdʒɝki/ (characterized by physical jerking)  :: saccadée {f}, saccadé {m}
Jerome {prop} (male given name)  :: Jérôme
Jerry {prop} (German) SEE: German  ::
Jerry {prop} (slang: German) SEE: Fritz  ::
jerrycan {n} (pressed-steel fuel container)  :: jerricane {m}, jerrican {m}, bidon {m}
jersey {n} /dʒɜː(ɹ)zi/ (garment knitted from wool, worn over the upper body)  :: jersey {m}, tricot {m}
Jersey {prop} (cattle)  :: vache jersaise {f}, vache de Jersey {f}
Jersey {prop} (island)  :: Jersey
Jersey {prop} (New Jersey)  :: New Jersey
Jerusalem {prop} /dʒəˈruːsələm/ (city)  :: Jérusalem
Jerusalem artichoke {n} (plant and tuber)  :: topinambour {m}
Jerusalemite {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Jerusalem)  :: hiérosolymitain {m}, hiérosolymitaine {f}, hiérosolymite {m} {f}
Jerusalemite {n} (native or resident of Jerusalem)  :: Hiérosolymitain {m}, Hiérosolymitaine {f}, Hiérosolymite {m} {f}
Jerusalem oak {n} (epazote) SEE: epazote  ::
Jesse {prop} /ˈd͡ʒɛ.si/ (biblical father of David)  :: Isaï
Jessica {prop} /ˈdʒɛsɪkə/ (a female given name)  :: Jessica
jest {n} /dʒest/  :: blaguer
jester {n} (person in a mediaeval royal court)  :: bouffon, fou du roi, fou
Jesuit {n} /ˈdʒɛzuɪt/ (member of the Society of Jesus)  :: jésuite {m} {f}
Jesuit's bark {n} (malaria medicine)  :: herbe des jésuites {m}
Jesus {prop} /ˈdʒiːzəs/ (the Christian Messiah)  :: Jésus {m}
Jesus Christ {prop} (Jesus of Nazareth)  :: Jésus-Christ {m}
Jesus wept {interj} (expression)  :: doux Jésus
jet {n} (carburetor part)  :: gicleur {m}
jet {n} (coal)  :: jais
jet {n} (colour)  :: jais, noir de jais
jet {n} /dʒɛt/ (stream of fluid)  :: jet {m}
jet {n} (jet plane) SEE: jet plane  ::
jet {n} (spout or nozzle)  :: gicleur
jet-black {adj} (of the blackest black) SEE: pitch-black  ::
jet engine {n} (an engine that develops thrust by ejecting a jet, especially a jet of gaseous combustion products)  :: moteur à réaction {m}
jet lag {n} (a physical condition caused by crossing time zones during flight)  :: décalage horaire {m}
jet-lagged {adj}  :: déphasé, décalé
jet plane {n} (an airplane that is powered by a jet engine)  :: jet {m}, avion à réaction {m}
jetsam {n} (jetsam)  :: lest {m}
jettison {n} /ˈdʒɛtɪsən/ (collectively, items that have been or are about to be ejected from a boat or balloon)  :: lest {m}
jettison {n} (the action of jettisoning items)  :: délestage {m}, largage
jettison {v} (to eject from a boat)  :: délester, larguer, jeter par-dessus bord
jettison {v} (to let go or get rid of)  :: se débarrasser, abandonner, [familiar] balancer
jetty {n} /ˈdʒɛti/ (wharf) SEE: wharf  ::
jetty {n}  :: jetée {f}
jetty {n} (pier) SEE: pier  ::
Jew {n} (a person with a Jewish cultural or ancestral connection)  :: Juif {m}, Juive
Jew {n} /dʒuː/ (person of the Jewish faith)  :: Juif {m}, Juive {f}
jewel {n} /ˈdʒuːəl/ (valuable object for ornamentation)  :: joyau {m}, bijou
jewel {v} (decorate or bedeck with jewels or gems) SEE: bejewel  ::
jeweler {n} /ˈdʒuːəlɚ/ (a person whose job is making, repairing or selling jewelry)  :: joaillier {m}, joaillière {f}, bijoutier {m}, bijoutière {f}
jeweller {n} (jeweller) SEE: jeweler  ::
jeweller's {n} (a shop that sells jewellery)  :: bijouterie {f}
jewellery {n} /ˈdʒuːəlɹi/ (personal ornamentation)  :: joaillerie {f}, bijoux {m-p}
Jewess {n} (female Jew)  :: juive {f}
Jewish {adj} /ˈdʒuː.ɪʃ/ (of or relating to a Jew or Jews, their ethnicity, religion or culture)  :: juif
Jewish {adj} (Yiddish) SEE: Yiddish  ::
Jewish {prop} (informal term for Yiddish)  :: juif {m}
Jewish Autonomous Oblast {prop} (Jewish autonomous oblast in Russia)  :: Oblast autonome juif {m}
Jewishly {adv} (Jewishly)  :: judaïquement
Jewry {n} (Jews in general, the Jewish population of a locale)  :: judéité {f}, judaïté {f}, judeïté {f}, judaïcité {f}
Jewry {n} (the land of Jews (obsolete)) SEE: Judea  ::
Jew's harp {n} (musical instrument)  :: guimbarde {f}
Jezebel {n} (an immoral woman)  :: Agrippine {f}
Jezebel {prop} /ˈdʒɛzəˌbɛl/ (Biblical character Jezebel)  :: Jézabel {f}, Jezebel {f}
Jharkhand {prop} (state in eastern India)  :: Jharkhand {m}
Jiangshanian {n}  :: Jiangshanien
Jiantizi {prop} (Simplified Chinese) SEE: Simplified Chinese  ::
jiaozi {n} (Chinese dumplings)  :: jiaozi {m}, gyoza {m}
Jiayi {prop} (Chiayi) SEE: Chiayi  ::
jib {n} (any of a variety of triangular sails)  :: foc {m}; foc {m}
jib {n} /dʒɪb/ (basic jib)  :: foc {m}
jibber {n} (a horse that jibs)  :: jibbeur {m}
jibe {n} /ˈdʒaɪb/ (sailing manoeuver)  :: empannage {m}
jibe {v} (agree)  :: s'accorder, se mettre d'accord
jibe {v} (to perform a jibe)  :: empanner
jiffy {n} (short length of time)  :: instant {m}, moment {m}, seconde {f}
jig {n} /d͡ʒɪɡ/ (light, brisk musical movement) SEE: gigue  ::
jig {n}  :: gigue
jig {n} (mechanical device)  :: patron {m}, modèle {m}
jig {v}  :: trémousser, sautiller
jigger {v} /ˈdʒɪɡɚ/ (jiggermast) SEE: jiggermast  ::
jiggle {v} /ˈdʒɪɡəl/ (To shake something gently, see also: )  :: remuer légèrement
jiggle {v} (To shake, rattle, or wiggle)  :: ballotter
jigsaw {n} (A saw with fine teeth and a narrow blade)  :: scie sauteuse {f}
jigsaw {n} (jigsaw puzzle) SEE: jigsaw puzzle  ::
jigsaw puzzle {n} (type of puzzle)  :: puzzle {m}
jihad {n} /dʒɪˈhɑːd/ (holy war undertaken by Muslims)  :: jihad, djihad {m}
jihadist {n} (one who participates in a jihad)  :: moudjahid {m}, mujâhid {m}, djihadiste {m} {f}
Jilong {prop} (Keelung) SEE: Keelung  ::
jilt {v} /dʒɪlt/ (to jilt)  :: plaquer, quitter, abandonner
jimmy {n} (a device used to circumvent a locking mechanism)  :: pied-de-biche {m}
jimsonweed {n} (weed) SEE: thorn apple  ::
jingle bell {n} (bell)  :: grelot {m}
jingoism {n} (chauvinism) SEE: chauvinism  ::
jingoism {n} /ˈdʒɪŋɡɘʊɪz(ɘ)m/ (extreme patriotism in the form of aggressive foreign policy)  :: jingoïsme {m}
jingoist {adj} (chauvinist) SEE: chauvinist  ::
jingoist {n} (chauvinist) SEE: chauvinist  ::
jink {n} (Quick evasive turn)  :: zigzag {m}
jink {v} (To make a quick evasive turn)  :: zigzaguer
jinn {n} (spirit)  :: jinn {m}, djinn {m}
jinrikisha {n} (rickshaw) SEE: rickshaw  ::
jinriksha {n} (two-wheeled carriage) SEE: rickshaw  ::
jinx {n} (A person or thing supposed to bring bad luck)  :: porte-malheur
jinx {n} /dʒiːŋks/ (A hex; an evil spell)  :: maléfice {m}
jinx {v} (To cast a spell on)  :: porter malheur, porter la guigne
jism {n} /ˈdʒɪzəm/ (slang: semen)  :: camelotte {f}, béchamel {m}, foutre {m}
jitter {n} /ˈdʒɪt.ə(ɹ)/  :: [2] crainte
jizz {n} /ˈdʒɪz/ (slang: sperm)  :: foutre {m}, jute {f}
JLPT {acronym} (JLPT)  :: test d'aptitude de japonais {m}, JLPT {m}
Joachim {prop} /ˈdʒoʊ.ə.kɪm/ (male given name)  :: Joachim
Joan {prop} /dʒoʊn/ (female given name) SEE: Jane  ::
Joanna {prop} (biblical follower of Jesus)  :: Jeanne
Joanna {prop} (cognates of the given name) SEE: Jane  ::
job {n} (computing: task(s) carried out in batch mode)  :: tâche {f}
job {n} /dʒɑb/ (task)  :: tâche {f}, travail {m}, [colloquial] boulot {m}
job {n} (economic role for which a person is paid)  :: travail {m}, emploi {m}, métier {m}, [colloquial] boulot {m}, [colloquial] job {m}, poste {m}
job {n} (plastic surgery)  :: plastie {f}, -plastie
Job {prop} (biblical character)  :: Job {m}
Job {prop} /dʒəʊb/ (book of the Bible)  :: Job {m}
job action {n} (workplace protest) SEE: industrial action  ::
jobbery {n} (The act or conduct of public or official business for the sake of private gain)  :: corruption {f}, favoritisme {m}
jobless {adj} (lacking employment) SEE: unemployed  ::
jobseeker {n} (person seeking employment)  :: demandeur d'emploi {m}, demandeuse d'emploi {f}
Jocelyn {prop} (female given name)  :: Jocelyne, Josseline
Jocelyn {prop} (male given name)  :: Jocelyn, Josselin
jock {n} (jockstrap) SEE: jockstrap  ::
jockey {n} /ˈdʒɒki/ (one who rides racehorses competitively)  :: jockey {m}
jock strap {n} (jockstrap) SEE: jockstrap  ::
jockstrap {n} (an athletic supporter)  :: suspensoir {m}
jocular {adj} /ˈdʒɑkjəlɚ/ (humorous, amusing, joking)  :: facétieux {m}, amusant {m}, humoristique {m} {f}
Joe Bloggs {n} (A personification of the general public)  :: Jean Dupont
Joel {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Joël
Joel {prop} (male given name)  :: Joël
jog {v} /dʒɑɡ/ (move in an energetic trot)  :: faire du jogging
jogging {n} /ˈdʒɑ.ɡɪŋ/ (form of exercise)  :: jogging {m}, footing {m} [dated]
Johannesburg {prop} (a city in South Africa)  :: Johannesburg
john {n} (prostitute client)  :: micheton {m}
John {prop} (biblical persons)  :: Jean
John {prop} /dʒɑn/ (male given name - the standard or most popular form)  :: Jean
John {prop} (one of the epistles of John)  :: Jean, 1, 2, 3 Jn
John {prop} (the fourth gospel)  :: (Évangile selon) Jean, Jn
John Doe {n} (any unknown or anonymous male person)  :: Tartempion {m}, Machin {m}, Machine {f}, Jean Dupont {m}, Untel {m}, Unetelle {f}
John Dory {n} (edible marine fish)  :: saint-pierre {m}, dorée {f}, zée {m}
John Lennon glasses {n} (pair of eyeglasses/spectacles with round lenses)  :: lunettes d'intellectuel, petites lunettes rondes
John the Baptist {prop} (biblical prophet)  :: Jean le Baptiste
joie de vivre {n} /ʒwɑ də viːvrə/ (enjoyment of living)  :: joie de vivre {f}
join {n} (an intersection of piping or wiring; an interconnect)  :: jointure {f}
join {v} /ˈdʒɔɪn/ (to combine more than one item into one; to put together)  :: joindre
join {v}  :: rejoindre
join {v} (to become a member of)  :: se joindre
join {v} (to come into the company of)  :: se joindre
joiner {n} (maker of wooden furniture)  :: menuisier {m}, ébéniste {m}
joinery {n} (factory producing wooden products)  :: menuiserie {f}, ébénisterie {f}
joinery {n} (the work of the joiner)  :: menuiserie {f}, ébénisterie {f}
joint {n} /dʒɔɪnt/ (joint with freedom to rotate)  :: articulation {f}, rotule {f}
joint {n} (marijuana cigarette)  :: joint {m}, oinj {m}, pétard {m}, splif {m}, bédo {m}, tarpé {m}
joint {n} (part of the body where bones join)  :: articulation {f}, jointure {f}
joint {n} (point of a rigid joint, means of joining in carpentry)  :: assemblage {m}, jointure {f}
joint {n} (prison)  :: taule {f}, violon {m}, auberge {f}, cabane {f}, gnouf {m}
joint {n} (rigid joint)  :: jointure {f}
joint {v} (to separate the joints) SEE: disjoint  ::
joint account {n} (a bank account owned jointly by two or more persons)  :: compte joint {m}
joint custody {n} (arrangement in both parents have the custody of a child)  :: garde alternée {f}, garde partagée {f}, garde conjointe {f}
jointer {n} (pointing-trowel) SEE: pointing-trowel  ::
join the club {phrase} (expression of sympathy)  :: bienvenue au club
jointly {adv} (together)  :: conjointement
joint-stock company {n} (company with transferable ownership and limited shareholder liability)  :: société par actions {f}, SA {f}
joint venture {n} (a cooperative business partnership)  :: coentreprise {f}, entreprise commune {f}, joint-venture {f}
joist {n} (piece of timber)  :: solive {f}
joke {n} /dʒoʊk/ (amusing story)  :: plaisanterie {f}
joke {n} (something said or done for amusement)  :: plaisanterie {f}, blague {f}
joke {n} (worthless thing or person)  :: raté {m}, ratée {f}
joke {v} (do for amusement)  :: plaisanter, blaguer
joker {n} /ˈdʒoʊkɚ/ (person who makes jokes)  :: blagueur {m}, farceur {m}
joker {n} (jester) SEE: fool  ::
joker {n} (playing card)  :: joker {m}
jolly {adj} /ˈdʒɒ.li/ (jovial) SEE: jovial  ::
Jolly Roger {n} (skull flag)  :: pavillon pirate {m}, pavillon noir {m}
jolt {n} /dʒɒlt/ (An act of jolting)  :: soubresaut
Jonah {prop} (a jinx)  :: porte-malheur {m}
Jonah {prop} (Biblical: a book of the Old Testament)  :: Jonas
Jonah {prop} (given name)  :: Jonas {m}
Jonathan {prop} (biblical character)  :: Jonathan
Jonathan {prop} (male given name)  :: Jonathan
jonquil {n} /ˈdʒɑŋkwəl/ (Narcissus jonquilla)  :: jonquille {f}
Jordan {prop} /ˈdʒɔːrdən/ (country)  :: Jordanie {f}
Jordan {prop} (male given name)  :: Jordan
Jordan {prop} (river)  :: Jourdain {m}
Jordanian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Jordan or the Jordanian people)  :: jordanien
Jordanian {n} (A person from Jordan or of Jordanian descent)  :: Jordanien {m}, Jordanienne {f}
Joseph {prop} /ˈd͡ʒoʊsəf/ (favorite son of Jacob)  :: Joseph
Joseph {prop} (husband of Virgin Mary)  :: Joseph
Joseph {prop} (male given name)  :: Joseph, José {m}
Josephine {prop} /ˈdʒəʊ.sə.fiːn/ (feminine form of Joseph)  :: Joséphine
Joshua {prop} /ˈd͡ʒɒʃjuːə/ (book of the Bible)  :: Josué
Joshua {prop} (male given name)  :: Josué {m}
Joshua tree {n} (Yucca brevifolia)  :: arbre de Jésus {m}
joskin {n} (yokel) SEE: country bumpkin  ::
jostaberry {n} (fruit)  :: casseille
jostle {n} (being crowded)  :: cohue
jostle {n} (experience in which jostling occurs)  :: bousculade
jostle {v}  :: se bousculer
jostle {v} /ˈdʒɑ.səl/ (bump into or brush against while in motion)  :: bousculer
jostle {v} (move through by pushing and shoving)  :: se bousculer
jot {v} /dʒɑt/  :: biffer, noter au brouillon
joule {n} /dʒuːl/ (derived unit of energy, work and heat)  :: joule {m}
journal {n} /ˈdʒɝ.nəɫ]/ (diary or daily record)  :: revue {m}
journaling {n} (the activity of keeping a diary)  :: journalisation {f}
journalism {n} /dʒɜnɛlɪzm/ (activity or profession of being a journalist)  :: journalisme {m}
journalist {n} /ˈdʒəːnəlɪst/ (one whose occupation or profession is journalism)  :: journaliste {m} {f}
journalist {n} (reporter)  :: journaliste {m} {f}
journalistic {adj} (related to journalism or journalists)  :: journalistique
journey {n} /ˈdʒɜː(ɹ)ni/ (trip, a voyage)  :: voyage {m}
journey {v} (to travel, to make a trip or voyage)  :: voyager
journo {n} (a journalist)  :: journaleux {m}, gratte-papier {m}
joust {n} /dʒaʊst/ (a mock combat between two mounted knights or men-at-arms)  :: joute équestre {f}
joust {v} (engage in mock combat on horseback)  :: jouter
jousting {v}  :: joute
jovial {adj} /ˈdʒoʊ.vɪ.əl/ (merry, cheerful)  :: jovial
joviality {n} (Condition of being jovial)  :: jovialité {f}
Jovian {adj} (pertaining to the god)  :: jupitérien
Jovian {adj} (pertaining to the planet)  :: jovien
jowl {n} /dʒaʊl/ (jaw)  :: joue {f}, mâchoire {f}, bajou {f}
jowl {n} (fold of flesh)  :: bajoue {f}, babine {f}
jowled {adj} (jowly) SEE: jowly  ::
joy {n} /dʒɔɪ/ (feeling of happiness)  :: joie {f}
joyful {adj} /ˈdʒɔɪfəl/ (feeling or causing joy)  :: allègre
joyous {adj} /d͡ʒɔɪəs/ (full of joy; happy)  :: joyeux {m},
joypad {n} (controller)  :: manette
joystick {n} (mechanical control device)  :: manche {m}, joystick {m}
J-pop {n} (Japanese pop music)  :: J-pop {f}, pop japonaise {f}
Jr. {abbr} (junior, postnomial title used by a son sharing the same name as the father)  :: fils
Jèrriais {prop} /ˈʒɛɹ.i.eɪ/ (Romance language spoken in Jersey)  :: jersiais {m}
JSDF {acronym} (Japan Self-Defense Forces)  :: Forces japonaises d’autodéfense {f-p}
Juba {prop} (capital of South Sudan)  :: Djouba {m}
jubilee {n} /dʒuːbɪˈliː/ (a special anniversary)  :: jubilé {m}
Jud. {prop} (abbreviation of the equivalent of Judges) SEE: Judg.  ::
Judah {prop} (first son of Jacob)  :: Juda {m}
Judah {prop} (one of the Israelite tribes)  :: Juda
Judaism {n} /ˈdʒu.deɪ.ɪz.əm/ (world religion)  :: judaïsme {m}
Judas {prop} (one of the Apostles)  :: Judas {m}
judder {n} /ˈdʒʌdɚ/ (a spasmodic shaking)  :: secousse, spasme, saccade, clonie, convulsion, ébranlement
judder {v} (to spasm or shake violently)  :: secouer, se spasmer, se contracter, convulsionner, ébranler
Jude {prop} /ˈdʒuːd/ (book of the Bible)  :: (Épître de) Jude
Judea {n} /dʒuˈdiːə/ (Judea)  :: Judée {f}
Judeo-Aramaic {prop} (Hebrew-influenced Aramaic languages)  :: judéo-araméen
judge {n} /dʒʌdʒ/ (public judicial official)  :: juge {m} {f}
judge {n} (someone deciding another's fate)  :: juge {m} {f}
judge {n} (sports official)  :: arbitre {m} {f}
judge {v} (to arbitrate, to pass opinion on something)  :: juger
judge {v} (to form an opinion on)  :: juger
judge {v} (to sit in judgment on, act as judge)  :: juger
judge {v} (to sit in judgment on, pass sentence on)  :: juger
judgement day {n} (Last Judgement)  :: jour du jugement {m}, jugement dernier {m}
Judges {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Juges
judgment {n} (conclusion or result of judging)  :: jugement {m}, sentence {f}, verdict {m}
judgment {n} /ˈdʒʌdʒ.mənt/ (act of judging)  :: jugement
judgment {n}  :: jugement {m}
judgment {n} ((theology) final award; the last sentence)  :: jugement dernier {m}
judicial {adj} (of or relating to a court of law)  :: judiciaire
judiciously {adv} (in a judicious manner)  :: judicieusement
Judith {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Judith
Judith {prop} /ˈd͡ʒuːdəθ/ (female given name)  :: Judith
Judith {prop} (wife of Esau)  :: Judith
judo {n} /ˈdʒudoʊ/ (Japanese martial art)  :: judo {m}
judoka {n} (practitioner of judo)  :: judoka {m}, judokate {f}
jug {n} /dʒʌɡ/ (serving vessel)  :: cruche {f}
juggernaut {n} /ˈdʒʌ.ɡɚ.nɑt/ (A literal or metaphorical force or object regarded as unstoppable, that will crush all in its path)  :: rouleau compresseur {m}
juggle {v} /ˈdʒʌɡəl/ (manipulate objects artistically)  :: jongler
juggle {v} (to handle or manage many tasks at once)  :: jongler
juggler {n} (person who practices juggling)  :: jongleur {m}
juggling {n} (moving of objects in an artful manner)  :: jonglage {m}, jonglerie {f}
jugular {adj} /ˈdʒʌɡ.jʊ.lɚ/ (relating to the neck or throat)  :: jugulaire
jugular {n} (vein through the neck) SEE: jugular vein  ::
jugular vein {n} (vein leading blood down from the head)  :: jugulaire {m}
juice {n} (beverage made of juice)  :: jus {m}
juice {n} /d͡ʒus/ (liquid from a plant)  :: jus {m}
juice {n} (slang: electricity)  :: jus {m}
juice {n} (slang: fuel)  :: jus {m}
juice joint {n} (nightclub) SEE: nightclub  ::
juicer {n} (device)  :: presse-agrumes {m}
juicy {adj} (containing juice)  :: juteux
juicy {adj} (exciting, interesting)  :: croustillant
jujube {n} (fruit)  :: jujube {m}
jujube {n} (tree)  :: jujubier {m}
jukebox {n} /ˈdʒuk.bɑks/ (a coin-operated machine that plays recorded music)  :: juke-box {m}
Julia {prop} (female given name)  :: Julie
Julian {prop} (male given name)  :: Julien {m}
Juliana {prop} (female given name)  :: Julienne
Julie {prop} (female given name) SEE: Julia  ::
julienne {n} (garnish of vegetables)  :: julienne {f}
Juliet {prop} (character in Romeo and Juliet)  :: Juliette
Juliet {prop} (female given name)  :: Juliette
Julius {prop} (male given name)  :: Jules
July {prop} /d͡ʒʊˈlaɪ/ (seventh month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: juillet {m}
July Monarchy {prop} (period of liberal constitutional monarchy in France)  :: monarchie de Juillet {f}
jumble {v} (To mix or confuse)  :: mélanger
jump {n} (instance of causing oneself to fall from an elevated location)  :: saut {m}
jump {n} (instance of propelling oneself into the air)  :: saut {m}
jump {v} (cause oneself to leave an elevated location and fall downward)  :: sauter
jump {v} /dʒʌmp/ (propel oneself rapidly upward such that momentum causes the body to become airborne)  :: sauter
jump {v} (move to a position in (a queue/line) that is further forward)  :: doubler
jump {v} (react to a sudden stimulus by jerking the body violently)  :: sursauter
jump {v} (To engage in sexual intercourse)  :: sauter
jumper {n} (woolen sweater or pullover)  :: pull {m}
jump on the bandwagon {v} (to profit from a craze)  :: prendre le train en marche
jump rope {n} ((colloquial) single jump)  :: saut à la corde {m}
jump rope {n} /dʒʌmp/ (game or activity)  :: saut à la corde {m}
jump rope {n} (length of rope) SEE: skipping rope  ::
jump rope {v} (to jump over a rope repeatedly as a game or exercise)  :: sauter à la corde
jump seat {n}  :: strapontin {m}
jump someone's bones {v} (have sex)  :: sauter
jump the gun {v} (to act without due caution)  :: agir hâtivement, agir prématurément, devancer l'appel, s'emballer, brûler les étapes
jump the gun {v} (to begin a race too soon)  :: faire un faux départ
jump the gun {v} (to trade securities based on yet undisclosed information)  :: commettre un délit d'initié
jump to conclusions {v} (make conclusions before being presented with all the evidence)  :: sauter aux conclusions
jumpy {adj} /ˈdʒʌmpi/ (nervous and excited)  :: nerveux
junction {n} (a place where two things meet)  :: jonction {f}
junction {n} (the act of joining)  :: jonction {f}
June {prop} /d͡ʒuːn/ (sixth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: juin {m}
Juneau {prop} (capital of Alaska)  :: Juneau
Juneberry {n} (serviceberry) SEE: serviceberry  ::
jungle {n} (colloquial: place where people behave ruthlessly)  :: jungle {f}
jungle {n} /ˈdʒʌŋɡəl/ (large, undeveloped, humid forest)  :: jungle {f}, forêt vierge {f}, forêt tropicale {f}
jungle {n} (style of electronic music)  :: jungle {f}
jungle cat {n} (Felis chaus)  :: Chaus {m}, chat des marais {m}, chat de jungle {m}
jungle gym {n} (1. play structure)  :: cage à poules {f}
junior {adj} (younger)  :: junior, jeune
juniper {n} (shrub or tree of the genus Juniperus)  :: genévrier {m}
juniper berry {n} (the female seed cone of a juniper)  :: genièvre {m}, baie de genévrier {f}
junk {n} (Chinese sailing vessel)  :: jonque {f}
junk {n} /dʒʌŋk/ (rubbish, waste)  :: ordure, déchets
junk bond {n} (a bond which is considered below investment grade)  :: obligation pourrie {f}
junket {n} /ˈdʒʌŋkɪt/ (dessert)  :: caillé, fromage blanc
junket {n} (feast or banquet)  :: fête {f}, banquet {m}
junket {n} (pleasure trip)  :: ballade, virée, excursion , troisième mi-temps [colloquial]
junket {v} (to go on or attend a junket)  :: festoyer, banqueter
junk food {n} (food with little or no nutritional value)  :: malbouffe {f}, junk-food {f} [anglicism]
junkie {n} (a narcotics/drug addict)  :: accro {m} {f}, toxicomane {m}, drogué {m}
junk mail {n} (mail or letters that are not welcome or solicited)  :: pourriel {m}, courrier indésirable {m}
junkyard {n} (A business that sells used metal or items)  :: [Quebec,informal] cour à scrap {f}, casse automobile {f}
junkyard dog {n} (An animal or person with an especially nasty and combative demeanor)  :: chien de la casse {m}
Juno {prop} (Asteroid)  :: Junon {f}
Juno {prop} /ˈdʒunoʊ/ (Roman goddess)  :: Junon {f}
junta {n} /ˈhʊntə/ (ruling council of a military dictatorship)  :: junte {f}
Jupiter {prop} /ˈdʒupɪɾɚ]/ (planet)  :: Jupiter {f}
Jupiter {prop} (god)  :: Jupiter {m}
Jupiter mass {n} (Unit of mass)  :: masse de Jupiter {f}
Jura {prop}  ::  : Jura {m}; : le canton du Jura {m}, Jura {m}
Jurassic {prop} (Jurassic Period)  :: jurassique
jurisdiction {n} (the power, right, or authority to interpret and apply the law)  :: juridiction {f}
Juris Doctor {n} (professional doctorate in law)  :: docteur en droit {m}
jurisprudence {n} /ˈdʒɜː(ɹ).ɪsˌpɹʊu.dəns/ (the philosophy, science and study of law and decisions)  :: philosophie du droit {f}
jurist {n} /ˈdʒəɹ.ɪst/ (judge) SEE: judge  ::
jurist {n} (expert in law)  :: juriste {m} {f}
juror {n} (jury member)  :: juré
jury {n} /ˈdʒʊəɹi/ (group in a court of law)  :: jury {m}
jussive {n} (jussive mood)  :: jussif {m}
just {adj} /dʒʌst/ (morally fair, righteous)  :: juste
just {adj}  :: juste
just {adv} (only, simply, merely)  :: juste, simplement
just {adv} (recently)  :: [verb] venir de
just {v} (to fight a tournament) SEE: joust  ::
just deserts {n} /dʒʌst dɪˈzɜː(ɹ)ts/ (a punishment or reward that is considered to be what the recipient deserved)  ::
justice {n} (a judge of certain courts)  :: conseiller [rough equivalent]
justice {n} (correctness)  :: justice
justice {n} /ˈdʒʌs.tɪs/ (state of being just or fair)  :: justice {f}
justice {n} (fairness, especially with regard to punishment)  :: justice
justice {n} (judgment and punishment of who wronged another)  :: justice
justice {n} (the civil power dealing with law)  :: justice
justifiably {adv} (in a justifiable manner)  :: à juste titre
justification {n} (reason, explanation, or excuse)  :: justification {f}
justified {adj} (having a justification)  :: justifié
justify {v} (arrange lines on a page or computer screen)  :: justifier
justify {v} /ˈdʒʌstɪfaɪ/ (provide an acceptable explanation)  :: justifier
justify {v} (give a good, acceptable reason for something)  :: justifier
Justin {prop} (male given name)  :: Justin
just in case {adv} /ˌdʒʌst ɪn ˈkeɪs/ (in the event)  :: au cas où
Justine {prop} (female given name)  :: Justine
just in time {adv}  :: juste à temps
justly {adv} /ˈdʒʌstli/ (In a just or fair manner)  :: justement
just now {adv} (in a little while)  :: tout à l'heure
Justus {prop} (male given name)  :: Just
jut {v} /dʒʌt/ (to stick out)  :: saillir
juvenile {adj} (characteristic of youth or immaturity; childish)  :: juvénile
juvenile {adj} /ˈdʒuːvənəl/ (young; not fully developed)  :: juvénile
juvenile {n} (a prepubescent child)  :: adolescent
juvenile delinquency {n} (participation in illegal behaviour by minors)  :: délinquance juvénile {f}
juvenile offending {n} (juvenile delinquency) SEE: juvenile delinquency  ::
juxtapose {v} /ˈd͡ʒʌkstəpəʊz/ (to place side by side)  :: juxtaposer
juxtaposed {adj} (placed side by side)  :: juxtaposé
juxtaposition {n} /ˌdʒʌk.stə.pəˈzɪʃ.ən/ (The nearness of objects with no delimiter.)  :: juxtaposition {f}
jynx {n} (a charm or spell) SEE: spell  ::
jynx {n} /d͡ʒɪŋks/ (Jynx torquilla) SEE: wryneck  ::