|(fam.) much ado about nothing; the game is hardly worth the candle; great boast little roast; much cry and little wool; much bran and little meal; ot worth powder and shot; the devil rides on a fiddlestick; to make a long harvest about/for a little coin;||mai mare daraua decât ocaua/iacaua|
|1. prov. much cry and little wool; many words will not fill a bushel; all talk and no cinder; brevity is the soul of wit; (aprox.) fine/fair/soft words butter no parsnips. 2. (destul!) enough said!||vorbă multă sărăcia omului|
|absent-minded; wool-gathering; pie-eyed||distrat|
|all wool.||lână în lână|
|beating etc. v. bate; <~ de bruma>blighted by frost; <~ de ginduri>full of care/anxiety; <~ de ginduri>troubled; <~ de ginduri>thoughtful; <~ de ginduri>meditative; <~ de ginduri>pensive; <~ de ginduri>melancholy; <~ de ginduri>wool-gathering; <~ de grind||batut|
|breed of sheep with prime wool||tigaie(oaie ~)|
|cinder hair / wool||(ind chim, met) pâslă / lână / vată minerală / de zgură|
|cotton wool; cotton (thread); ||bumbac(in stare bruta)|
|cottonwool; <~ de cuart>quartz wadding; <~ de hirtie>cellulose wadding; <~ de sticla>glass wool; <~ higroscopica/hidrofila>absorbent cotton(wool)||vata|
|deep/absorbed/engrossed/poetic wrapt in thought; in a brown study; (fam.) wool-gathering.||adâncit în gânduri|
|fine wool||lână fină|
|glass wadding / wool||vată de sticlă|
|glass wool||(text) vată de sticlă; fibră de sticlă necardată|
|prime wool||tigaie(lina ~)|
|prov. many go out for wool arid come home shorn; he that reckons without his host, must reckon again.||socoteala de acasă nu se potriveşte cu cea din târg|
|prov. you cackle often, but never lay an egg; great/much cry and little wool.||găina care cântă nu ouă|
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