|a bate la ochi||to strike/to catch the eye; to attract notice; to be obvious; to be suspicious/glaring.|
|(despre preţuri) a creşte vertiginos peste măsură, a bate toate recordurile||hit the roof|
|(drum) argilă grasă; a bate, a lovi||lam|
|(un) ochi pe faţă, (un) ochi pe dos||knit one, purl one.|
|a (se) lovi, a bate, a ricoşa||impinge|
|a aştepta să vadă dincotro bate vântul||to wait for the cat to jump.|
|a avea ochi de vultur||to be eagle-eyed; v. şi ~ un ~ ager.|
|a avea un ochi ager||to be sharp-sighted; to see through a brickwall/millstone.|
|a avea un ochi bun/precis/sigur||to have a straight eye.|
|a avea un ochi format||to have an eye (for smth.).|
|a bate||beat in|
|a bate (un cui)||beat in (a nail)|
|a bate apa în piuă||1. to draw water in a sieve; to fish/ to plough in the air; to beat the air; to burn daylight. 2. (a nu fi la subiect) (fam.) to start a hare; to cast/to fetch/to go a compass; to ring ever the same chime; to trash over old straw; înv. to eat the air.|
|a bate capul cuiva||to pester smb.; to bother smb.; to bore smb. ( to death); to give smb. no peace / neither peace nor rest; (fam.) to have smb. on the line; to give smb. a pain in the neck; to talk to smb. like a Dutch uncle; to keep on at smb.; to have smb. on the line.|
|a bate cu băţul (pe cineva)||to give the rod to (smb.).|
|a bate cu cureaua pe cineva||to give smb. the strap/ (fam.) / a little strap-oil.|
|a bate cu tunul (în...)||to batter... with cannons; to cannonade...|
|a bate cu varga pe cineva||to give smb. the rod.|
|a bate drumurile||to take the road; to roam/to gad about; (fam.) to be an inspector of the pavement; amer. to be on the road; to be on the rove/the gad.|
|a bate în cuie||to nail; to fasten with nails.|
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