|(a domoli) to tame smb.; to curb smb.; (a obişnui) to accustom/to inure smb. to smth.; (a învăţa)to teach smb.; to lick smb. into shape.||a da pe brazdă pe cineva|
|(as) dull as ditch water; extremely boring.||plicticos de moarte/la culme|
|(as) flat as a pancake.||turtit ca o lipie|
|(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|
|(fam.) pe de gratis 1. free(ly); free of charge; without (any) payment. 2. (inutil) uselessly; vainly; in vain. 3. (fără motiv) ungroundedly; without (any) reason.||pe degeaba|
|(fam.) to come upon the parish; (fam.) to go to the dogs; v. şi ~ la sapă de lemn; (a nu avea bani) (fam.) to be on the rocks.||a ajunge la covrigi|
|(fam.) to fall flat.||a nu avea nici un succes|
|(fam.) without a penny (to bless one-self with); (fam.) on the rocks; sort of money; (fam.) in a pickle; (fam.) clean/dead/stone/stony/amer. (fam.) flat broke.||fără o para chioară|
|(flat) iron||fier(de calcat)|
|(have) no fear! v. şi - o frică; a nu avea -.||nici o teamă|
|(in exchange) for; <~ chitanta>on receipt; <~ dorintei sale>contrary/in opposition to his wish(es); <~ ratiunii>contrary to reason; <~ vintului>in the teeth of the gale; <~ voinetei mele>against my wish; <~ voinetei mele>in defiance/spite of me; ||contra(in schimbul)|
|(la joc etc.) to throw good money after bad; to throw the handle after the blade; to throw the helve after the hatchet; v. şi a persevera fără rost.||a se încăpăţâna prosteşte|
|(with) neither rhyme nor reason.||fără cap, fără picioare|
|1. (a avea umor) to be humorous. 2. (a fi deştept) to be witty/clever; to be a wag; v. şi ~ cap. 3 (d. o femeie) to be charming/ good-looking; not to be bad-looking. 4. (d. un lucru) to be funny/nice.||a avea haz|
|1. (a binevoi să) to deign to. 2. (a avea norocul să) to have the good fortune to; to succeed in.||a se învrednici să|
|1. (a fi searbăd) (fam.) to be dull/flat/stale/poor/tame. 2. (a nu avea rost) (fam.) to have neither rhyme nor reason; (fam.) to be absurd/senseless. 3. (a fi ridicol) (fam.) to be perfectly ridiculous.||a nu avea nici un chichirez|
|1. (perfect) suitably; perfectly; all right. 2. (la timp) in the nick of time; in season. 3. (la curent) well up (in a problem).||la punct|
|1. (puţin timp) (for) a short time; for a reason. 2. (la nesfârşit) endlessly; (fam.) till doomsday; (fam.) till the cows come home.||de joi până apoi|
|1. tasteless. 2. fig. in bad/poor taste.||fără gust|
|1. to be of no use on earth/no earthly use; to be useless; to be senseless; to have neither rhyme nor reason; 2. see: un căpătâi.||a nu avea nici o noimă/un rost...|
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