|(as) close/dumb as an oyster/as wax; (as) dumb/mute as a fish/rep. a mackerel/a mouse.||mut ca un peşte/ca peştele|
|(as) silent as the tomb/the grave; (as) still as death/the grave; (as) close as a coffin/an oyster; (fam.) as close/tight as wax; amer. (as) dumb as a wooden Indian.||tăcut ca mormântul|
|(as) stupid as a donkey/a goose/an owl; as silly as a goose; too silly for words; (as) dull as ditchwater; amer. (as) dumb as a wooden Indian; sl. amer. dead above the ears/from the neck up.||prost ca noaptea/de dă în gropi|
|(close) darner||stoper(pt. haine)|
|(fam.) a fine/a pretty kettle of fish!||ce dandana!|
|(fam.) a queer bird/fish/specimen.||un tip ciudat|
|(fam.) dead/blind drunk; drunk and incapable; (as) tight as a drum/a fiddler/a brick; well primed; blind to the world; (as) drunk as a lord/a mouse/a pig; sl. a sheet/three sheets in the wind.||beat mort/tun/turtă|
|(fam.) down at (the) heel; (fam.) like a drowned mouse; v. şi ~ o curcă plouată.||ca un pui de bogdaproste|
|(fam.) may I be struck dead! so help me God! sl. honest injun! strike me blind/dead/dumb/lucky/ugly if...||să mor eu!|
|(fam.) she’s a queer chap/a rum stick/a queer fish/specimen.||e o figură|
|(fam.) to put a (close) tail on smb.||a pune sub urmărire pe cineva|
|(fam.) to whistle smb./smth. down the wind; to have other fish to fry; v. şi ~ câtuşi de puţin.||a nu-i păsa deloc de cineva/ceva|
|(fine) pickle; ||dandana(belea)|
|(fish) fry||baboi(peste marunt)|
|(pop.) to be tight-/close-fisted/ niggardly; (fam.) to live near.||a-şi mânca de sub unghie|
|1. (cineva) to keep pace/step with smb.; to be in step with smb.; to come close up with smb. 2. v. a se - în pas cu...||a ţine pasul cu...|
|1. (dactilo) in close typing. 2. (d. haină) single-breasted.||la un rând|
|1. (dactilo) in close typing. 2. (d. haine) single-breasted.||la un singur rând|
|1. (nehotărât) shilly-shally; blowing hot and cold; neither off nor on; hum and baw. 2. neither fish nor flesh (nor good red herring); neither||nici albă, nici neagră|
|1. my watch has stopped/run down. 2. fig. (fam.) I was struck dumb; I was left speechless; v. şi a rămâne ca trăsnit||a-i sta ceasul; mi-a stat ceasul|
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