- fall for; go crazy for
English meaning: The core meaning of flash
is "shine briefly". bob
- bucket hat; fisherman's hat
English meaning: The French word is apparently borrowed from the given name Bob, which Wiktionnaire says was used as a nickname for American soldiers during World War II.
(Personally, since I saw le bob
mentioned in a context that clearly concerned the head, I confused it with English bob
, a short haircut. That's called coiffure à la garçonne
N'hésite pas à corriger mes erreurs.