The tropes on this wiki that are named in GratuitousFrench... or close enough.\\
Some may be bad French or mixed with English, and rarely bothered with the correct diacritics (accents) until the custom title system.
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See also:
+ UsefulNotes/{{France}} (UsefulNotes)]

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* AgentProvocateur = troublemaker agent
* TheChanteuse (''la chanteuse'') = the female singer
* ChezRestaurant = at the restaurant
* {{Cliche}}
* LesCollaborateurs = the collaborators
* LesCopsSportif (''la police sportive'') = the athletic police[[note]]This is JustForPun on ''Le Coq Sportif'', the sports equipment manufacturer.[[/note]]
* CordonBleughChef (''cordon beurk'') = ribbon blegh chef[[note]]This is JustForPun on ''le cordon bleu'', which means SupremeChef in French.[[/note]]
* TheCoup = shorthand for "coup d'État," colloquially "a blow against the State"
* CoupDeGrace = blow of mercy
* {{Denouement}} = unknotting, unravelling
* {{Detournement}} (''le détournement'')
* DoubleEntendre = double meaning
* DroitDuSeigneur = right of the lord
* EnfantTerrible = terrible child[[note]]Or "terrific child", but that wouldn't fit the trope.[[/note]]
* FeeFiFauxPas = fee fi false step
* FemmeFatale = deadly woman
* FilleFatale = deadly girl
* LeFilmArtistique = artistic film
* FilmNoir = black film
* FleurDeLis (''fleur de lys'') = flower of lily
* GrandeDame = big lady
* GrandFinale = big finale
* TheIngenue (''l'ingénue'') = naïve woman
* {{Jaccuse}} = I accuse
* JeanneDArchetype = Joan of archetype[[note]]pun on JoanOfArc[[/note]]
* MeleeATrois = fray of three[[note]]This is JustForPun on ''ménage à trois'', a.k.a. threesome.[[/note]]
* MilitaryCoup (''le coup d'État militaire'')
* {{Montages}} = assemblies
* MoustacheDePlume = quill mustache
* NomDeGuerre = war name
* NomDeMom = mother's name
* NouveauRiche = new rich
* LeParkour
* [[PhlebotinumDuJour Phlébotinum du Jour]] = phlebotinum of the day
* {{Portmanteau}} (''le portemanteau'') = coat hanger[[note]]The trope isn't about coat hangers![[/note]]
* LaResistance = the resistance
* RomanAClef = novel with key
* ThwartedCoupDeGrace
* {{Touche}} = touched
* TroubleEntendre
* UnEntendre = one meaning
* ViveLaRevolution = long live the revolution
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!! Other French phrases:
* ''danse macabre'' = [[TheDeadCanDance dance of death]]
* ''ménage à trois'' = [[ThreeWaySex couple of three]]
* ''princesse lointaine'' = [[PeerlessLoveInterest faraway princess]]
* ''raisonneur'' = [[AuthorAvatar one who argues]]
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