zap means: To attack in some way... non-physical... for example with an imaginary ray gun. It seems to have come into favour with the advent of science fiction but has stayed the course. Now used to cover actual violence as well, especially if you win "I zapped him and he went down like a sack of spuds!".
za means: Abbreviation of "pizza"; used as "Let's call Domino's and order up some za?")
Zebbled means: Lack of foreskin. Term of abuse used in boys changing rooms as an offensive term of address directed towards those in circumcised minority."
zef means: Lower class individual. To say about someone "He's dressed like a zef!" was considered really rude.
zephir means: Homosexual. Not just practicing but extremely active and skilled.
zero-hero means: The "designated driver". Someone who doesn't drink alcohol at a social gathering etc so that those who do drink can drive home in safety.
Zilch means: None, nothing, zero, empty.
zinc means: Not remotely trendy and something to be avoided. e.g. If someone had their hair cut and the fringe was cut extremely straight, and abnormally short, then that would be a 'zinc'
zit means: A pimple, spot, any skin blemish Geoff Hughes remarks, that it's interesting to note that before the 1980's it was unheard of in the UK. However, around that time an English comedian named Jasper Carrott visited America and returned with the word as part of his act. Following a good deal of initial amusement among school-kids the word has become standard slang.
zoftig means: Pleasantly plump in a womanly sense.
âme damnée means: henchman; tool (lit.: soul damned)
aller sur les brisées de qqn means: tread on someone’s territory
aller de soi means: be self-evident
ajouter fois aux dires de qn means: give credence to sb’s words (lit.: to add faith to what someone says)
affreux jojo means: nasty person
ado means: teen; teenager; adolescent (abbr. from adolescent). 1. C’est donc une discussion hyper intense d’ados.
acheter chat en poche means: buy a pig in a poke (lit.: buy a cat in the pocket)
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)
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