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Sentence

Toi, mon coco, tu vas passer un sale quart d'heure !

Translation

You, buddy, are going to have a miserable quarter hour!



Analysis


toi
     1. pron. You (dative, informal, sg.).
mon
     1. adj. (possessive) my
     2. n. Followed by rank, address to a (male) superior officer in the military. Army-specific short for "monsieur".
coco
     1. n. Fruit of the coconut palm, also called noix de coco
     2. n. A kind of bean.
     3. n. (slang) Motor fuel.
     4. n. (dated) A type of licorice drink, by analogy with coconut milk.
     5. n. (informal) Communist (masculine)
     6. n. (slang) cocaine (feminine)
     7. n. (informal dated) infantile name for egg
     8. n. (informal) Friendly, joking term for a friend, pal, mate, buddy.
     9. n. (informal pejorative) Aggressive, disdainful term of address, usually preceded by mon, ma, or mes. Roughly punk or buddy, as in “You wanna try, punk?”, or “Hey buddy, what do you think you’re doing?”
tu
     1. pron. You (singular), thou.
     2. v. past participle of taire
     taire
          1. vt. to quieten, to shut up, to silence
          2. vr. to shut up, to fall silent
vas
     1. v. Second-person singular indicative present form of aller.
     aller
          1. vi. to go
          2. v. (when followed by an infinitive verb) to be going (to), will soon, forms a near-future tense
          3. v. to be (feeling)
          4. v. to go well with (clothes, colors, etc.)
          5. n. Outward trip, journey out, trip away (implying not returning)
passer
     1. vr. to take place, to happen
     2. v. to go past
     3. v. to skip a go
     4. v. to cross (a border)
     5. v. (legal) to pass
     6. v. to publish (a newspaper)
     7. v. to take, to sit (an exam or test)
     8. v. to pass (an exam or test)
     9. v. to exceed (a limit)
     10. v. to percolate
     11. v. to hand down, to pass on
     12. vr. (for time) to go by
     13. v. to be allowed
     14. v. to spend (time)
     15. vi. to pass, to go (between two entities)
     16. vt. to show (a movie)
     17. v. to go up (a grade)
     18. v. to shift (change gear)
     19. v. to stop by, to pop in
     20. v. to pass away, to die
     21. v. (music) to spin (e.g. a disk)
     22. v. (TV) to show (be on television)
     23. v. (sports) to pass (kick, throw, hit etc. the ball to another player)
     24. v. (athletics) to pass (the relay baton)
     25. v. to pass on (infect someone else with a disease)
     26. vt. to put, to place, to slip (move a part of one's body somewhere else)
     27. v. to wipe, rub
     28. v. to put (make something undergo something)
     29. v. (card games) to pass (not play upon one's turn)
un
     1. art. an, a
     2. num. one
     3. n. one
     4. pron. one
sale
     1. adj. dirty
     2. v. accusative singular of saler
     saler
          1. vt. to salt
quart
     1. n. quarter (fraction)
de
     1. prep. of (expresses belonging)
     2. prep. 's (used to express property or association)
     3. prep. from (used to indicate origin)
     4. prep. of (indicates an amount)
     5. prep. used attributively, often translated into English as a compound word
     6. prep. from (used to indicate the start of a time or range)
     7. prep. used after certain verbs before an infinitive, often translating into English as a gerund or an infinitive
     8. prep. by
     9. art. (indefinite) some, any (in questions or negatives)
     10. art. (negative) a, an, any
heure
     1. n. hour, time


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