witchcraft, deviltry, or, more figuratively, "wickedness"
an amusing diversion; entertainment
a file containing detailed information about a person; it has a much wider meaning in modern French, as any type of file, or even a computer directory
douceur de vivre 生活的甜蜜
"sweetness of life"
the senior member of a group; the feminine is doyenne
droit du seigneur 初夜权
"right of the lord" : the purported right of a lord in feudal times to take the virginity of one of his vassals' brides on her wedding night (in precedence to her new husband). The actual French term for this hypothetical custom is droit de cuissage (from cuisse 'thigh').
eau de toilette 香水
perfume; can be shortened as eau (water); literally "grooming water." Usually refers to a product which is less expensive, because it has less aromatic compounds, and is thus used more for everyday purposes
a card game
dance movement foot position
Great brilliance, as of performance or achievement. Conspicuous success. Great acclamation or applause