|(fam.) not to be worth a farthing/a rush/a penny/a curse/an old song/a fig/a jigger/a leek/a fillip/a pin/a damn/a rap/a hill/a bean/amer. a red cent; (fam.) not to be fit for the dust-hole; (fam.) not to amount to a row of beans; sl. to cut no ice.||a nu face o ceapă degerată|
|(as) easy as ABC; as easy as rolling off a log; (fam.) as easy as lying; sl. as easy as damn it.||nimic mai uşor|
|(as) quick as lightning; at/ with lightning speed; amer. quicker than hell.||repede ca fulgerul/gândul|
|(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|
|(by) the shortest way; by a short cut; over hedge and ditch; in a beeline; amer. across lots.||pe drumul cel mai scurt|
|(dust) jacket||camasa(a unei carti)|
|(fam.) (a batjocori) to make fun of smb.; (fam.) amer. înv. m to guy the life out of smb.||a da în tărbacă pe cineva|
|(fam.) (sweet) damn all!||nici un sfanţ!|
|(fam.) (there is) no use making a song about it.||a nu merita să faci scandal/tapaj pentru atâta lucru; nu merită ~|
|(fam.) 1. (a vagabonda) to be on the tramp/the mike/to mooch/ the bum; to trig it; amer. to pound the asphalt. 2. (a rătăci) to rove/to roam/to wander/to tramp aimlessly; (fam.) to lop/to gad about; 3. to idle/(fam.) to loll/loaf about.||a umbla fără căpătâi/hai-hui/haimana|
|(fam.) A1; amer. A number one; A No. 1.||clasa prima|
|(fam.) all over! amer. sl. good-bye, John!||adio şi n-am cuvinte!|
|(fam.) amer. cut it out! v. şi ~ baltă!||las-o moartă!|
|(fam.) amer. has the cat got your tongue?||te-au muşcat albinele de limbă?|
|(fam.) amer. to be on the bum; v. şi a tăia frunză câinilor.||a târnosi mangalul|
|(fam.) amer. to go it alone.||a-şi lua răspunderea|
|(fam.) amer. to loosen up.||a nu se mai jena de nimic|
|(fam.) argou on the level; fair/true enough; in all honesty; (now) honestly/really/indeed/truly; amer. on the dead; honest injun.||pe bune|
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