AS

as [αs]
masculine noun
   a. ( = carte, dé) ace
• l'as (Racing, au loto) number one
• être plein aux as (inf!) to be loaded (inf)
   b. ( = champion) (inf) ace (inf)
• un as de la route a crack driver
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aɛs
nom féminin
1) (abbr = Armée secrète) Secret Army
2) abbr association
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aɛs
1. abr nfpl
ADMINISTRATION
See:
2. abr nf
SPORT Association sportive, FC, (Football Club)
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as nm inv
1 Jeux (aux cartes, dés, dominos) ace; (au loto, tiercé) l'as number one; as de cœur/trèfle ace of hearts/clubs;
2 (champion) ace; as du volant ace ou crack driver; as du ciel flying ace; être un as en cuisine to be an ace ou a brilliant cook; tu es un as! you're brilliant!; pour faire des bêtises tu es vraiment un as when it comes to doing stupid things you're the best ou the world champion;
3 Sport (au tennis) ace.
Composé
as de pique lit ace of spades; fig [croupion] parson's nose; être ficelé or fagoté comme l'as de pique to look a mess.
Idiomes
être plein aux as to be loaded, to be stinking rich; passer à l'as (être gaspillé) [somme d'argent] to be ou to go down the drain; (être annulé) [projet, augmentation, vacances] to go by the board; (ne pas être compté) [consommations] gén to be overlooked; (sur une facture) to be left off the bill; passer qch à l'as (ne pas compter) to forget about sth deliberately.
nom féminin
{{ind}}→ {{link=association}}association sportive{{/link}}

Dictionnaire Français-Anglais. 2013.

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