|a beautiful woman is more beautiful undressed than dressed in fine purple (Plautus)||pulchra mulier nuda erit quam purpurata pulchrior|
|(also pollis ): fine flour, fine meal||pollen|
|(fem. pl. nom) THESE (speeches) were very fine||hae he|
|(fig.) friends are sometimes troublesome (Plautus)||ubi amici ibidem opus|
|a beautiful girl, though she indeed be poor, is yet abundantly dowered (Apuleius)||virgo formosa etsi sit oppido pauper, tamen abunde dotata est|
|a daughter more beautiful than her beautiful mother (Horace)||matre pulchra filia pulchrior|
|a fat belly does not produce fine sense (St. Jerome)||pinguis venter non gignit sensum tenuem|
|a fine frenzy||amabilis insania|
|a fox happened to see a tragic actor’s mask. How beautiful, he said, but it has no brains! (Phædrus)||personam tragicam forte vulpes viderat. O quanta species, inquit, cerebrum non habet!|
|a man in love, though he is hungry, is not hungry (Plautus)||qui amat, tamen hercle si esurit, nullum esurit|
|A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him. --- Brendan Francis||Si aures homini praebet mulier, eum in amorem inducere potest|
|a man of three letters (i.e., “fur,” a thief) (Plautus)||homo trium literarum|
|a man’s oldest friend is his best (Plautus)||quam veterrimus homini optimus est amicus|
|A mouse does not rely on just one hole. (Plautus)||Mus uni non fidit antro|
|a name as well as an omen (i.e., an omen in a name) (Plautus)||nomen atque omen|
|a neat, simple meal under the humble roof of the poor, without hangings and purple, has smoothed the wrinkles of an anxious brow (Horace)||mundæque parvo sub lare pauperum cœnæ, sine aulæis et ostro, sollicitam explicuere frontem|
|a patient mind is the best remedy for trouble (Plautus)||animus æquus optimum est ærumnæ condimentum|
|A woman either hates or loves: there is nothing in between. --- Publius [Publilius Syrus]||Aut amat, aut odit mulier: nil est tertium|
|a woman elegantly formed above, ending in nothing but a fish (i.e., a mermaid, but applied to literary works that begin with much promise but end in great disappointment) (Horace)||desinit in piscem mulier formosa superne|
|a woman smells sweetest when she smells not at all (Plautus)||mulier recte olet ubi nihil olet|
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