|la umbră||1. in the shade. 2. argou v. la închisoare.|
|a arunca (o) umbră||1. to cast a shadow. 2. fig. ~ asupra cuiva to cast aspersions on smb.|
|a deveni o umbră||to wear oneself to a shadow.|
|a lăsa în umbră||to take the shine off smth.|
|a lăsa pe cineva în umbră||to outshine smb.; to take the shine out of smb.|
|a nu fi nici o umbră de îndoială; nu e ~||there is not a shadow of doubt.|
|a nu manifesta nici o umbră de interes||to show not a spark of interest.|
|a pune în umbră pe cineva||to cast/to put smb. in the shade; to throw smb. into the shade; to cut smb. out of all feather.|
|a rămâne în umbră||(fam.) to keep (oneself) in the background; (ascuns) to keep dark.|
|a se strecura ca o umbră||to glide past.|
|a sta în umbră||fig. to keep/to remain/to stand/to stay in the background.|
|a sta la umbră||to keep in the shade; to rest in/under the shade.|
|a trece ca o umbră (d. persoane etc.)||to flit by.|
|a unelti din umbră/pe ascuns||to pull the strings.|
|a urmări pe cineva ca o umbră||(fam.) to follow smb. like St. Anthony.|
|nenorocul se ţine de om ca umbra||prov. Misfortunes come on wings and depart on foot; v. şi nenorocirea, când vine pe capul...|
|nici o umbră de...||not a trace/a spark of...; v. şi ~ urmă.|
|nici umbră de bănuială||not the shadow/not the ghost of a suspicion.|
|nici umbră de îndoială||not a ghost of a doubt; (fam.) not the shadow of a shade of doubt.|
|nici umbră de şansă||not the ghost of a chance; v. şi ~ o şansă; ~ cea mai mică şansă (de succes)|
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