|iute ca fulgerul/gândul/săgeata/vântul||(as) quick as lightning/throught; at/with lightning speed; like a streak of lightning; as swift as thought(s)/dreams/an arrow; like the wind.|
|a arunca o săgeată||to shoot an arrow.|
|a aştepta să vadă dincotro bate vântul||to wait for the cat to jump.|
|a face fleşă; a face săgeată||droop|
|a fugi ca vântul||to whirl along.|
|a intra ca o vijelie/ca vântul (în cameră)||to come in like a whirlwind; to plunge/to tear into the room.|
|a naviga cu vânt favorabil/cu vântul în pupa/spate||mar. to sail off the wind; to sail/to run before/down the wind.|
|a nu se putea împăca cu gândul că...; nu se putea împăca cu gândul că...||he could not endure the thought of...|
|a nu-şi mai lua gândul de la cineva/ceva||to get smb./smth. on the brain.|
|a nu-şi muta gândul de la cineva||to get smb. on the brain.|
|a paşte vântul||to gape at the moon; to catch flies.|
|a pluti cu vântul la babord||to be/to sail on the port tack.|
|a pluti cu vântul la tribord||to be/to sail on the star-board.|
|a porni ca o săgeată||(fam.) to be/to go off like a shot.|
|a prinde vântul în pânze||mar. to fill away.|
|a renunţa la gândul/ideea de a face ceva||to give up/ to drop the idea of doing smth.|
|a se da după cum bate vântul||to trim the sails to the wind; to sail with every (shift of) wind.|
|a se duce ca vântul (şi ca gândul)||to run like the wind; to outstrip the wind; amer. (fam.) to split the wind.|
|a se repezi ca fulgerul în cineva||(d. un călăreţ etc.) to rocket into smb.|
|a se schimba după cum bate vântul||to veer about like a weathercock.|
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