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obscuritate, umbră, negru, întunericdark
a arunca (o) umbră1. to cast a shadow. 2. fig. ~ asupra cuiva to cast aspersions on smb.
a bâjbâi în întunericto grope in the dark.
a deveni o umbrăto wear oneself to a shadow.
a face din alb negru şi din negru albto blow hot and cold; to play fast and loose; to prove that black is white and white is black; to turn white into black; to call white black.
a încerca să facă din negru albto make/to call white black; to turn white into black; to wash a blackamoor white.
a înnegri, a vopsi în negruebonise
a lăsa în umbrăto take the shine off smth.
a lăsa pe cineva în umbrăto outshine smb.; to take the shine out of smb.
a nu fi nici o umbră de îndoială; nu e ~there is not a shadow of doubt.
a nu manifesta nici o umbră de interesto show not a spark of interest.
a nu-i păsa câtuşi de puţin/(nici) cât (e) negru sub unghie/defel/delocnot to care a button/a cent/a chip/ (pop.) a dite/a damn/a thrum/a pin/a doit/a rush/a row of pins/a straw/a rap/a snap/amer. a red cent (for it)/înv. a brass (farthing).
a orbecăi în întunericto grope in the dark.
a pune în umbră pe cinevato cast/to put smb. in the shade; to throw smb. into the shade; to cut smb. out of all feather.
a purta negruto wear black.
a rămâne în umbră(fam.) to keep (oneself) in the background; (ascuns) to keep dark.
a scrie ceva negru pe albto write/to set/to put smth. in black and white; aprox. to commit to paper.
a se lăsa (d. noapte, întuneric)to close in.
a se strecura ca o umbrăto glide past.
a spune că negru-i albto blench/to blink the facts.
a sta în umbrăfig. to keep/to remain/to stand/to stay in the background.
a sta la umbrăto keep in the shade; to rest in/under the shade.
a ţine în întuneric pe cineva1. to keep smb. in the dark. 2. fig. to keep smb. in the dark about smth.
a trăi în obscuritateto lead an obscure/a secluded/a hidden life.
a trece ca o umbră (d. persoane etc.)to flit by.
a umbla în negruto wear black/mourning.
a unelti din umbră/pe ascunsto pull the strings.
a urmări pe cineva ca o umbră(fam.) to follow smb. like St. Anthony.
a vedea lucrurile în negruto look on the dark side of everything; to see the dark/the gloomy side of things; to feel gloomy; (fam.) to be in the dumps; to have the dumps.
a vedea negru de foameto be as hungry as a hunter.
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