(В) преклонные годы He who would pass his declining years with honor and comfort, should, when young, consider that he may one day become old, and remember when he is old, that he has once been young.
На твое усмотрение I leave it to your discretion to strike or not, but the American colors must not be pulled down over my head today.
(Oliver Hazard Perry, final instructions to Lieutenant John Joliffe Yarnall, 10 Sep 1813)
То же, что и /back off/, но в более категоричной форме — Отвали! — Just chill out, Andrea. Back off.
— We're dead because of this stupid asshole!
— Andrea! I said, back the hell off!
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(ам.) О человеке, который портит веселье своими действиями, лишними разговорами и т.д. — Man we should egg that house
— No man, we could get caught, I wanna go home.
— Will you stop being a fucking buzzkill We were having a great time at the party until Jim puked all over the floor. That was a major buzzkill.
Покраснеть Tom was so angry that he went crimson.
DailyMail: Red sky at night: Heavens turn crimson over Britain after Russian volcano erupts.
crimson (adj) — малиновый, тёмно-красный Is this a red rose? No. It's a crimson rose.
Быть спокойным, расслабленным, беззаботным His easygoing nature has been welcomed by employees, analysts and colleagues, and is in stark contrast to his predecessor Meg Whitman who was known for her occasional hot temper.
Тосковать, чувствовать опустошенность (C) And you lost the love of your life because she couldn't be with someone who didn't live theirs.
(C) And on most nights you are so bored and filled with ennui
Yes Man Movie
Избавляться от чего-л. — It's a lot of bad blood. Sollozzo, Philip Tattaglia, Bruno Tattaglia, Ramon...
— You gonna kill all those guys? If you get rid of Sollozzo, everything falls into line.
(разг.) Арестовать, поймать / украсть, похитить Заголовок в газете:
Two New Jersey men with Al Qaeda links nabbed before boarding flights at Kennedy Airport: official
a nab, nabber — полицеский (разг. ам.) There's a nabber who wants to talk to you