|a da de rost||(cu dat.) /rostul (cu gen.) to make sense of...;to get wind of...|
|a da de rost unui lucru||to make sense of smth.; to get the feel of smth.; (fam.) e to get the trick of it.|
|a face rost de...||to procure...; to get hold of...; to secure...; (bani) (fam.) to scratch up/together...|
|a fi luat la refec/la rost/la trei păzeşte||to to get the works; v. şi a lua pe cineva la rost.|
|a învăţa ceva pe de rost/pe dinafară||to learn smth. by heart/rote; to commit smth. to memory.|
|a juca rişca||to top heads or tails; to play at pitch and toss.|
|a nu avea nici o noimă/un rost...||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 vedea ce rost are; nu văd ce rost are...||I see no point in...|
|a persevera fără rost||to throw good money after bad; to throw the handle after the blade; to throw the helve after the hatchet.|
|a risca fără rost||(fam.) to take a bear by the tooth.|
|a risca o înfrângere||to risk defeat.|
|a risca o nimica toată pentru un câştig mare||to throw/to risk a sprat/a minnow to catch a herring/a mackerel/a whale.|
|a risca o părere||to venture an opinion.|
|a umbla fără rost/treabă||(fam.) to slouch about; amer. To hang around; v. şi ~ creanga.|
|a vorbi lucruri fără rost||to talk nonsense/rot; v. şi ~ în vânt.|
|acţiune (comercială), speculaţie, afacere riscantă; a risca, a se aventura||venture|
|canal în formă de V / trapezoidal, a tăia un canal în V, a executa un rost în V (la suduri)||V groove|
|cardan culisant, articula-ţie culisantă, culisă, asamblare telescopică, rost de dilataţie||slip joint|
|ce rost are să...?||what is the sense/the use/the good of...?|
|cine nu riscă nu câştigă||prov. nothing venture, nothing have/win; faint heart never won fair lady.|
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