|(as) hard as iron/flint/horn; (despre persoane) (as) strong as a horse/a lion/an ox.||tare ca fierul|
|(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) thin as a hurdle/a lath/a rake/a rail/a gate/a whipping post/as thread-paper; as lean/thin as a rake/a bone; a bag of bones; skin and bone; bare-boned/-nipped.||slab ca o scoabă/un ogar/ţâr|
|(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.) hard up (for money); pushed/pressed for money; out of cash; in a tight spot; in a nice fix.||în pană de bani|
|(fam.) he is nothing but skin and bone.||îi numeri coastele|
|(fam.) his bones come out through his skin; a bag of bones.||a-i ieşi oasele prin piele; îi ies ~|
|(fam.) to be in a tight corner.||a se afla în impas|
|(fam.) to be tight-fisted/skinny/curmudgeonly; (fam.) to flay/to skin a flint.||a avea nouă băieri la pungă|
|(fam.) to do out smb.; to skin smb.; to rid smb. of his money; înv. to pick feathers off smb.||a curăţa de bani pe cineva|
|(fam.) to sit tight.||a nu se lăsa mişcat|
|(fam.) to sit tight.||a şedea cloşca|
|(fam.) to soak to the skin.||a uda leoarcă/până la piele|
|(fam.) up a tree; in a nice fix; in a pretty puddle; in a tight spot.||în bucluc|
|(only) skin and bone(s).||pielea şi osul; piele şi os|
|(pop.) to be tight-/close-fisted/ niggardly; (fam.) to live near.||a-şi mânca de sub unghie|
|(pop.) to keep tight hold of/a firm hold on smth.||a ţine ceva ca gaia-maţu|
|(wet) to the skin/bone||ciuciulete|
|1. (cu mâna etc.) hold tight! Hold on/(fam.) hard. 2. (nu ceda)steady! stand firm! stick it out! sl. stick it! (pop.) pull devil, pull baker!||ţine-te/ţin-te bine!|
|1. shallow; surface...; skin-deep. 2. (important) important.||de suprafaţă|
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