NIMBIES means: Nimbies is slang for Phenobarbital.
NIMBY means: Nimby (an acronym for Not In My Back Yard) is slang for an opponent of controversial legislation.
NINCUM NOODLE means: Nincum noodle was early th century slang for a poverty stricken fool, idiot.
NINE means: Nine is Australian slang for a −gallon beer keg. Nine is American slang for a mm calibre pistol.
NINE CORNS means: Nine corns is British Lincolnshire slang for a pipeful of tobacco.
NINE PENN'ORTH means: Nine penn'orth was old British slang for a nine−month prison sentence.
NINE SHILLINGS means: Nine shillings was old slang for audacity, calm, nonchalance.
NINE WAYS FROM BREAKFAST means: Nine ways from breakfast is slang for in all sorts of ways.
NINE WINKS means: Nine winks is slang for a very short nap.
NINE−ACRE SMILE means: Nine−acre smile is Canadian slang for a broad smile.
accorder ses violons means: get one’s story straight (lit.: to tune one’s violins; n.b: usually used in the plural to refer to several people collaborating to create or agree upon a
abruti means: idiot, twit, jerk (n.b.: colloquial) (e.g.: il est un abruti)
abonder en/dans le sense de means: be entirely in agreement with (lit.: be full in the sense of)
abattre son jeu means: show one’s hand (lit.: bring out one’s play)
abattre ses cartes means: show one’s cards; show one’s hand (lit.: bring out one’s cards)
abattre du travail means: get through a lot of work (lit.: cut down/through the work)
à vue de nez means: roughly
à votre aise means: suit yourself; as you like (lit.: to your pleasure)
à tue-tête means: at the top of one’s lungs
à toutes les sauces means: in all sorts of ways
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