|(as) dead as a door-nail; as dead as a herring/as (Julius) Caesar; dead as mutton/ditch water.||mort de-a binelea|
|(as) dull as ditch water; extremely boring.||plicticos de moarte/la culme|
|(cu capul înainte) to take a header into the water (into a swimming pool).||a sări în apă|
|(d. înotător etc.) to pop up out of the water.||a ieşi brusc la suprafaţa apei|
|(fam.) (a o păţi) to be in for it; to be in a scrape; to get into a scrape/trouble/hot water; to get it in the neck; to come to grief; v. şi a da de belea/de bucluc.||a se umple de Doamne-ajută|
|(fam.) to be in low water; to be nard up; to be nard pressed for money; to be broke; v. şi a fi lefter.||a sta pe drojdie/geantă|
|(fam.) to get into a mess/ a scrape/hot water.||a cădea o belea pe capul cuiva|
|(fam.) to get into hot water/into trouble/a scrape/a mess, etc.||a-şi găsi bacăul|
|(fam.) to sluice oneself down with cold water.||a se răcori cu apă|
|(painting in) water colour(s)||acuarela(pictura)|
|(water) melon||bostan(pepene verde)(pepene verde)|
|1. (fam.) to have a nasty tumble. 2. fig. (fam.) to get into trouble/a mess/a scrape/hot water.||a cădea rău|
|1. dubious(ly); not holding water; ambiguous(ly); doubtful(ly). 2. foolishly. 3. (beat) three sheetsin the wind.||în doi peri|
|1. mar. (la bord) to let/to take in water; to ship a sea. 2. (a se uda )v.~ la galoşi.||a lua apă|
|1. not to know which way to turn; sl. to be in/to get into a flap. 2. v. a nu-şi vedea capul de treabă.||a nu şti unde-i e/stă capul|
|1. to draw water in a sieve; to fish/ to plough in the air; to beat the air; to burn daylight. 2. (a nu fi la subiect) (fam.) to start a hare; to cast/to fetch/to go a compass; to ring ever the same chime; to trash over old straw; înv. to eat the air.||a bate apa în piuă|
|1. to take water; to get wet. 2. fig. to be damaged; to get into trouble; v. şi a da de bucluc.||a lua apă la galoşi|
|a lot of water nas flowed/run under the bridge since...||a curs multă apă pe gârlă/râu de când...|
|a scalded cat/dog fears cold water; once bit(ten) twice shy; a/the burnt child dreads the fire.||cine s-a fript cu ciorba/supa/zeama suflă şi-n iaurt/ lapte|
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