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lab {n} (laboratory) SEE: laboratory  ::
label {v} (put a ticket or sign on)  :: eticheta
label {v} (give a label to in order to categorise)  :: eticheta, categorisi
labium {n} (liplike structure)  :: labie {f}
laboratory {n} (room, building or institution equipped for scientific research)  :: laborator {m}
laboratory {n} (place where chemicals, drugs or microbes are prepared or manufactured)  :: laborator {m}
laborer {n} (One who uses body strength instead of intellectual power to earn a wage, usually hourly)  :: lucrător {m}, muncitor {m}
laborious {adj} (industrious) SEE: industrious  ::
laborious {adj} (requiring much physical effort)  :: laborios
labor market {n} (market with labor of workers)  :: piață de muncă {f}
labor union {n} (labor union) SEE: trade union  ::
labour {n} (work)  :: muncă {f}
labour {n} (workers)  :: muncitori {m-p}, lucrători {m-p}
labour force {n} (people available for employment)  :: forță de muncă {f}
labyrinth {n} (maze)  :: labirint
lace {n} (fabric)  :: dantelă {f}
lace {n} (cord for fastening a shoe or garment)  :: șiret {m}
lacemaker {n} (woman who makes lace)  :: dantelar {m}
lachrymose {adj} (tearful; causing tears)  :: lăcrimos
lack {n} (deficiency, need)  :: lipsă (de) {f}
laconic {adj} (using as few words as possible)  :: laconic
laconism {n} (brevity in expression)  :: laconism {n}
lacquer {n} (glossy, resinous material used as a surface coating)  :: lac {n}
lacrimal duct {n} (channel in each eyelid)  :: canal lacrimal {n}
lacrimal sac {n} (dilated upper end of the tear duct)  :: sac lacrimal {m}
lad {n} (a boy)  :: băiat {m}
ladder {n} (climbing tool)  :: scară
ladder {n} (something that resembles this tool)  :: scară
ladies' fingers {n} (edible pods of the okra plant)  :: bamă {f}
ladies' room {n} (lavatory intended for women, see also: toilet)  :: toaletă feminină {f}
ladle {n} (deep-bowled spoon with a long, usually curved, handle)  :: polonic {n}
lady {n} (mistress of a household)  :: doamnă {f}
lady {n} (woman of breeding and authority)  :: doamnă
lady {n} (wife of a lord)  :: lady {f}, doamnă {f}
lady {n} (polite term referring a woman)  :: doamnă {f}
lady {n} (toilets intended for use by women)  :: dame {f-p}, femei {f-p}
ladybird {n} (member of Coccinellidae)  :: buburuză {f}, gărgăriță {f}
ladybug {n} (ladybird) SEE: ladybird  ::
ladyfinger {n} (small sponge cake)  :: pișcot {n}
lady's man {n} (womanizer) SEE: womanizer  ::
lady's mantle {n} (a herb)  :: crețișoară {f}
lady's slipper {n} (Cypripedium calceolus)  :: papucul-doamnei {m}
lagopode {n} (ptarmigan) SEE: ptarmigan  ::
laicism {n} (secularism)  :: laicism {n}
lair {n} (of an animal)  :: vizuină {f}
lake {n} (body of water)  :: lac {n}
Lake Constance {prop} (Lake)  :: Lacul Constanța {n}
lalopathy {n}  :: lalopatie {f}
lama {n} (master of Tibetan Buddhism)  :: lama {m}
lamb {n} (young sheep)  :: miel {m}, mioară {f}, mia {f}
lamb {n} (flesh of lamb as food)  :: miel {m}
lamb {n} (meek person)  :: mielușel {m}
lambda calculus {n} (algebraic system)  :: calcul lambda {n}
lambda expression {n} (algebraic expression)  :: expresie lambda {f}
lame {adj} (unable to walk properly because of a problem with one's feet or legs)  :: șchiop {m}, olog {m}
lame {adj} (moving with difficulty)  :: handicapat {m}, schiopatand
lame {adj} (slang: unconvincing)  :: jalnic {m}, slab {m}, lipsit de gust {m}
lame {adj} (slang: failing to be cool, funny, interesting or relevant)  :: anost {m}, plictisitor {m}, sters {m}
lame {adj}  :: șchiop, olog
lamella {n} (gill of a mushroom) SEE: gill  ::
lament {v} (express grief)  :: lamenta
lament {v} (bewail)  :: boci
lamentation {n} (the act of lamenting)  :: lamentare {f}, lamentație {f}
lamentation {n} (mourning)  :: doliu {n}
lamentation {n} (a sorrowful cry; a lament)  :: lamentare {f}
Lamentations {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Plângerile {f-p}
lamina {n} (very thin layer of material)  :: lamină {f}
lamina {n} ((anatomy) thin plate or scale)  :: lamină {f}
lamina {n} ((botany) flat part of a leaf)  :: lamină {f}
lammergeier {n} (bird)  :: zăgan {m}, vultur bărbos {m}
lammergeyer {n} (vulture) SEE: lammergeier  ::
lamp {n} (device producing light)  :: lampă {f}, lampă electrică {f}
lamp {n} (oil device producing light)  :: lampă {f}, lămpi {f-p}
lamprey {n} (a fish)  :: chișcar {m}
lampshade {n} (cover over a lamp)  :: abajur {n}
lance {n} (weapon of war)  :: lance, suliță, fuște
lance {n} ((military) soldier armed with a lance)  :: lăncier {m}
land {n} (part of Earth that is not covered by oceans or other bodies of water)  :: uscat {n}, pământ {n}
land {n} (real estate or landed property)  :: teren {n}, pământ {n}
land {n} (country or region)  :: țară {f}
land {n} (ground that is suitable for farming)  :: pământ {n} [arabil], teren {n} [cultivabil]
land {v} (to descend to a surface, especially from the air)  :: a ateriza
land {v} (to deliver) SEE: deliver  ::
land {n} (fright) SEE: fright  ::
landing {n} (coming to earth, as of an airplane)  :: aterizare
landlocked {adj} (surrounded by land)  :: continental {m} {n}, închis (terestru) {m} {n}
landlord {n} (person who owns and rents land such as a house, apartment, or condo)  :: gazdă {f}
landlouper {n} (vagabond) SEE: vagabond  ::
landmark {n} (recognizable feature)  :: punct de reper {n}, punct de orientare {n}
landscape {n} (portion of land or territory)  :: peisaj {n}
landscape {n} (pictorial aspect of a country)  :: peisaj {n}
landscaper {n} (one that does landscaping)  :: peisagist-floricultor {m}
landslide {n} (natural disaster)  :: alunecare de teren {f}, alunecare de pământ {f}
lane {n} (passageway)  :: uliță {f}
language {n} (body of words used as a form of communication)  :: limbă {f}
language {n} (the ability to communicate using words)  :: vorbire {f}, limbaj {n}, limbă {f}
language {n} (nonverbal communication)  :: limbaj {n}
language {n} (vocabulary of a particular field)  :: limbaj {n}, jargon {n}
language {n} (computer language, see also: computer language)  :: limbaj {n}
language barrier {n} (barrier to communication)  :: bariera lingvistica {f}
language family {n} (set of languages)  :: familie lingvistică {f}, familie de limbi {f}
languid {adj} (lacking enthusiasm, energy or strength)  :: lânced
languor {n} (a state of the body or mind caused by exhaustion or disease and characterized by a languid feeling)  :: langoare {f}, moleșeală {f}
lantern {n} (case of transparent material made to protect a flame, or light)  :: lanternă {f}, felinar {n}
lanthanum {n} (metallic element)  :: lantan {n}
Lao {n} (person)  :: laoțian {m}, laoțiană
Lao {prop} (language)  :: laoțiană {f}, lao
Lao {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Laos, the people or their language)  :: laoțian
Lao People's Democratic Republic {prop} (country in Southeast Asia (official name))  :: Republica Populară Democrată Lao {f}
Laos {prop} (country in Southeast Asia)  :: Laos {n}
Laotian {n} (Laotian person) SEE: Lao  ::
Laotian {prop} (language)  :: lao
Laotian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Laos)  :: laoțian
lap {v} (to take liquid into the mouth with the tongue)  :: îmbuca
laparoscopy {n} (examination or surgery on the peritoneal cavity)  :: laparoscopie {f}
lapis lazuli {n} (precious blue stone)  :: lapislazuli {n}, lazurit {n}
Laplace distribution {n} (probability distribution)  :: distribuție Laplace
laptop {n} (computing: a laptop computer)  :: computer portabil {n}, laptop {n}, notebook {n}, calculator portabil {n}
laptop computer {n} (laptop) SEE: laptop  ::
lapwing {n} (bird belonging to the subfamily Vanellinae)  :: nagâț {m}
larboard {n} (port) SEE: port  ::
larceny {n} (law: unlawful taking of personal property)  :: furt
larch {n} (a coniferous tree)  :: zadă {f}, larice {f}
lard {n} (bacon) SEE: bacon  ::
lard {n} (fat from the abdomen of a pig)  :: untură
larder {n} (cool room used as food storage)  :: cămară {f}
large {adj} (of greater size, see also: big)  :: mare
large intestine {n} (bodily organ)  :: intestin gros {n}
large white {n} (butterfly)  :: albiliță {f}, fluture-de-varză {m}
lark {n} (bird)  :: ciocârlie {f}
lark {n} (one who wakes early)  :: persoană matinală {f}
larkspur {n} (Delphinium)  :: nemțișor {m}
larva {n} (a stage of growth)  :: larvă {f}
larva {n} (an animal in such stage of growth)  :: larvă {f}
larynx {n} (the organ)  :: laringe {n}
lascivious {adj} (wanton)  :: lasciv
lasciviousness {n} (the state or characteristic of being lascivious)  :: lascivitate {f}
laser {n} (device producing beam of light)  :: laser {n}
lash {n} (eyelash; hair growing from the eyelid) SEE: eyelash  ::
lass {n} (sweetheart) SEE: sweetheart  ::
last {adj} (final)  :: ultim
last {adj} (most recent)  :: ultim
last {v} (to endure, continue over time)  :: dura
last {n} (tool)  :: formă {f}
last but not least {adv} (An expression to start the last item of a list)  :: ultimul dar nu cel din urmă
last but one {adj} (penultimate) SEE: penultimate  ::
last name {n} (surname) SEE: surname  ::
last night {n} (previous evening or night)  :: noaptea trecută {f}, azi noapte
last night {adv} (during the night before today)  :: aseară, ieri noapte
last time {n} (the ultimate occurrence)  :: ultima oară
last time {n} (the previous occurrence)  :: data trecută
last year {adv} (year before this one)  :: anul trecut
latch {n} (fastening for a door)  :: zăvor {n}, zăvoare {n-p}
late {adj} (near the end of a period of time)  :: târziu
late {adj} (not arriving until after an expected time)  :: târziu
late {adv} (proximate in time)  :: târziu
lately {adv} (recently) SEE: recently  ::
latency {n} (delay)  :: latență
lateness {n} (The property of being late)  :: întârziere {f}, zăbavă {f}
latest {adj} (superlative of the adjective late; most late)  :: ultim, cel mai din urmă
latest {adj} (most recent)  :: ultim
latex {n} (milky sap)  :: latex {n}
lathe {n} (machine tool used to shape a piece of material)  :: strung {n}
Latin {adj} (Roman Catholic) SEE: Roman Catholic  ::
Latin {adj} (of the language)  :: (limbă) latină
Latin {adj} (of ancient Rome)  :: latin, roman
Latin {adj} (of descendants from ancient Romans)  :: latin, roman
Latin {adj} (of/from Latin America)  :: latino-american
Latin {prop} (language of the ancient Romans)  :: limbă latină {f}, latină {f}
Latin {n} (person native to ancient Rome or its Empire)  :: latin {m}, latină {f}, roman {m}, romană {f}
Latin {n} (person who is descended from the ancient Romans)  :: latin {m}, latină {f}, roman {m}, romană {f}
Latin alphabet {n} (the 26-letter alphabet)  :: alfabet latin {n}
latitude {n} (angular distance north or south from the equator)  :: latitudine {f}
latitude {n} (imaginary line parallel to the equator)  :: latitudine {f}
latitude {n} (freedom from restrictions)  :: latitudine {f}
latrine {n} (a very simple toilet facility, usually just a pit or trench, see also: toilet; outhouse)  :: latrínă {f}, privátă {f}
latrine {n} (chamber pot) SEE: chamber pot  ::
lattice {n} (a regular spacing or arrangement of geometric points)  :: rețea, latice
Latvia {prop} (country)  :: Letonia {f}
Latvian {adj} (pertaining to Latvia or the Latvian language)  :: leton
Latvian {prop} (Baltic language of Latvia)  :: letonă {f}
Latvian {n} (person pertaining to Latvia)  :: leton {m}, letonă {f}
Latvian SSR {prop} (Soviet republic)  :: Republica Sovietică Socialistă Letonă {f}, RSS Letonă {f}
laud {n} (praise or glorification)  :: laudă {f}
laud {v} (to praise, to glorify)  :: lăuda
laudableness {n} (quality of being laudable)  :: laudabilitate {f}
laugh {n} (expression of mirth peculiar to the human species)  :: râs, râset
laugh {v} (show mirth by peculiar movement of the muscles of the face and emission of sounds)  :: râde
laughter {n} (sound (as) of laughing)  :: râs {n}, râset
laughter {n}  :: râs {n}
launcher {n} (a device that throws something)  :: lansator {n}
launder {n} (washerwoman) SEE: washerwoman  ::
launderer {n} (one who follows the business of laundering)  :: spălător {m}
laundress {n} (A woman whose employment is laundering)  :: spălătoreasă {f}
laundry {n} (laundering; washing)  :: spălare {f}, spălat {n}
laundry {n} (place or room where laundering is done)  :: spălătorie {f}, cameră de spălat {f}
laundry {n} (that which needs to be laundered)  :: rufe {f-p}, lucruri de spălat {n-p}, rufă {f}
laundry {n}  :: rufă {f}
Laura {prop} (female given name)  :: Laura
laurel {n} (evergreen shrub, of the genus Laurus)  :: laur {m}, dafin {m}
laurel {n} (crown of laurel)  :: coroană de lauri
Laurence {prop} (male given name)  :: Laurențiu
lava {n} (melted rock)  :: lavă
lavatory {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
lavatory {n} (sink) SEE: sink  ::
lavender {n} (plant)  :: levănțică {f}, lavandă {f}
lavender {n} (colour)  :: violaceu {n}
lavender {adj} (colour)  :: liliachiu, violaceu
law {n} (body of rules from the legislative authority)  :: lege {f}
law {n} (body of rules and standards to be applied by courts)  :: drept
law {n} (written or understood rule)  :: lege {f}
law {n} (observed physical behavior)  :: lege {f}
law {n} (statement that is true under specified conditions)  :: lege {f}
law {n} (category of English "common law")  :: drept comun {n}
law {n} (slang: the police)  :: lege {f}
law {n}  :: lege {f}
law enforcement {n} (various government agencies involved in the prevention of crime and the apprehension of criminals)  :: organ juridic {n}, autoritate juridică {f}
lawful {adj} (conforming to or recognised by law or rules)  :: legal {m}
lawlessness {n} (a lack of law and order)  :: anarhie {f}, ilegalitate {f}
lawmaker {n} (legislator) SEE: legislator  ::
lawman {n} (lawyer) SEE: lawyer  ::
lawn {n} (ground covered with grass)  :: peluză {f}
lawn-mower {n} (lawnmower) SEE: lawnmower  ::
lawnmower {n} (a device to cut grass)  :: cositoare {f}
Lawrence {prop} (male given name) SEE: Laurence  ::
lawrencium {n} (chemical element)  :: lawrenciu {n}, lawrențiu {n}
lawsuit {n} (case where a court is needed to resolve differences)  :: caz judiciar {n}, proces, cauză {f}
lawyer {n} (professional person authorized to practice law)  :: avocat {m}, avocată {f}
lay {v} (to place something down in a position of rest)  :: culca
lay {v} (to deposit an egg)  :: oua
layabout {n} (lazy person)  :: trântor {m}, parazit {m}, leneș
lay an egg {v} (to produce an egg)  :: oua
lay bare {v} (reveal)  :: dezvălui
layer {n} (single thickness of some material covering a surface)  :: strat, așternut, acoperământ {n}
lay off {v} (to dismiss workers from employment)  :: concedia, da afară
layout {n} (map or a drawing of a construction site)  :: plan {n}
laytime {n} (amount of time specified in a charter party for a vessel's loading and unloading)  :: timp de stalii
lay waste {v} (to completely destroy)  :: devasta
Lazarus {prop} (male given name)  :: Lazăr {m}
laziness {n} (quality of being lazy)  :: lene
Lazio {prop} (Italian region)  :: Lazio
lazurite {n} (lapis lazuli) SEE: lapis lazuli  ::
lazy {adj} (unwilling to work)  :: leneș, puturos, indolent, trândav
lea {n} (open field, meadow)  :: pășune {f}, pajiște {f}
lead {n} (chemical element)  :: plumb {n}
lead {v} (guide or conduct with the hand, or by means of some physical contact connection)  :: a duce
lead {v} (conduct or direct with authority)  :: conduce
lead {v}  :: a conduce, a îndruma
leader {n} (one having authority)  :: conducător, lider {m}, şef {m}
leaf {n} (part of a plant)  :: frunză {f}
leaf {n} (sheet of any substance beaten or rolled until very thin)  :: folie {f}
leaf {n} (sheet of a book)  :: foaie {f}
leaf through {v} (to turn the pages of (a book) idly, reading short sections at random)  :: frunzări
leafy {adj} (covered with leaves)  :: frunzos
leafy {adj} (containing much foliage)  :: frunzos
leafy {adj}  :: frunzos {m}, frunzoasă {f}, frunzoși {m-p}, frunzoase {f-p}
league {n} (a group or association of cooperating members)  :: alianță {f}, coaliție {f}, ligă
league {n} (organization of sports teams)  :: ligă {f}
league {v} (to form an association)  :: a se alia, a se coaliza
league {n} (distance)  :: leghe
League of Nations {prop} (International organization)  :: Liga Națiunilor {f}
leakage {n} (act of leaking)  :: pierdere {f}
leakage {n} (undesired flow of electric current)  :: scurgere de curent {f}
lean {v} (to hang outwards)  :: inclina, rezema
lean {v} (to press against)  :: ține
lean {adj} (being slim and muscular)  :: subțire, slab
lean {adj} (of meat, having little fat)  :: slab
Leaning Tower of Pisa {prop} (the leaning bell tower in the Italian town of Pisa)  :: Turnul înclinat din Pisa {n}
lean-to {n} (type of shelter)  :: șopron {n}
leap {v} (to jump)  :: sări, sălta
leap {n} (the act of leaping)  :: săltare {f}, salt {n}
leapfrog {n} (game)  :: capră {f}
leap year {n} (366-day year in the Gregorian calendar)  :: an bisect
learn {v} (to acquire knowledge or ability)  :: învăța
learn {v} (to make use of a bad experience)  :: învăța
learn {v} (to be studying)  :: învăța, studiu
learn {v} (to come to know; to become informed of; to find out)  :: afla
learned {adj} (having much learning)  :: învățat {m} {n}, erudit {m}
learner {n} (one that is learning)  :: învățăcel {m}
learning {n} (action of the verb)  :: instruire {f}, învățare {f}
learning {n} (accumulated knowledge)  :: învățătură {f}
lease {n} (contract granting use or occupation of property)  :: contract de închiriere {n}
least common multiple {n} (in math)  :: cel mai mic mutiplu comun {m}, c.m.m.m.c.
least weasel {n} (Mustela nivalis)  :: nevăstuică {f}
leather {n} (material produced by tanning animal skin)  :: piele {f}, piele de animal {f}
leather {adj} (made of leather)  :: [fabricat] din piele
leatherette {n} (a type of fabric)  :: scai {n}
leave {v} (To cause to remain as available, not take away, refrain from depleting)  :: lăsa
leave {v} (To depart from, end one's connection or affiliation with)  :: pleca
leave {v} (To depart (intransitive))  :: pleca
leave me alone {phrase} (stop talking to me)  :: lasă-mi în pace
leaven {n} (any agent used to make dough rise)  :: plămădeală {f}, maia {f}, covoseală {f}, plămadă {f}
leave of absence {n} (absence from work) SEE: leave  ::
leave out {v} (to leave out or to not include) SEE: omit  ::
Lebanese {n} (A person from Lebanon)  :: libanez {m}, libaneză {f}
Lebanese {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Lebanon, its people or language)  :: libanez
Lebanese Republic {prop} (official name of Lebanon)  :: Republica Libaneză {f}
Lebanon {prop} (Lebanese Republic)  :: Liban {m}
Lecco {prop} (town)  :: Lecco
lechery {n} (Inordinate indulgence in sexual activity)  :: desfrâu
LED {n} (light-emitting diode)  :: diodă luminoasă {f}, LED {n}, diodă emitentă de lumină {f}
ledger {n} (book for keeping notes)  :: registrul mare {n}
ledger {n} (collection of accounting entries)  :: registrul mare, registru principal {n}
leech {n} (annelid)  :: lipitoare {f}
leech {n} (physician) SEE: physician  ::
leek {n} (vegetable)  :: praz {m}
left {adj} (the west side of the body when one is facing north)  :: stâng
left {adv} (on the left side)  :: la stânga
left {adv} (towards the left side)  :: la stânga
left {n} (the left side)  :: stânga {f}
left {n} (the ensemble of left-wing political parties)  :: stângă {f}
left {v} (remaining)  :: rămas
left-handed {n} (preferring the left hand over the right)  :: stângaci
left-wing {adj} (supporting political change)  :: de stânga
leg {n} (lower limb from groin to ankle)  :: gambă {f}, picior {n}
legacy {n} (money or property bequeathed to someone in a will)  :: moștenire {f}
legal {adj} (relating to the law or to lawyers)  :: legal
legal {adj} (having its basis in the law)  :: legal, juridic
legal {adj} (allowed or prescribed by law)  :: legal
legal entity {n} (organisation that the law treats as a legal person) SEE: legal person  ::
legality {n} (lawfulness)  :: legalitate {f}
legally {adv} (as permitted by law)  :: legal {m}
legal person {n} (organization or group of people)  :: persoană juridică {f}, persoană legală {f}
legend {n} (story of unknown origin describing plausible but extraordinary past events)  :: legendă, mit
legend {n} (key to the symbols and color codes on a map)  :: legendă {f}
legendary {adj} (of or pertaining to a legend)  :: legendar, mitic
leghorn {n} (small white chicken breed)  :: leghorn {n}
legible {adj} (being clear enough to be read, readable, particularly for handwriting)  :: lizibil, citeț, delușit, descifrabil
legion {n} (the major unit or division of the Roman army)  :: legiune
legislative {adj} (Making or having the power to make laws)  :: legislativ
legislative {n} (branch of government responsible for making laws)  :: legislativ {n}
legislator {n} (who creates or enacts laws)  :: legiuitor {m}, legislator {m}
legislature {n} (governmental body)  :: corp legislativ {n}
legist {n} (legislator) SEE: legislator  ::
legitimacy {n} (quality of being legitimate or valid; validity)  :: legitimitate {f}
legume {n} (member of Leguminosae family)  :: leguminoasă {f}
leguminous {adj} (of the Leguminosae family)  :: leguminoasă {f}
Leipzig {prop} (City in Saxony, Germany)  :: Lipsca
leisure {n} (freedom provided)  :: răgaz {n}
leisure {n} (time free)  :: răgaz {n}, timp liber
lemma {n} (linguistics: lexeme) SEE: lexeme  ::
lemma {n} (mathematics: proposition used mainly in the proof of some other proposition)  :: lemă {f}
lemming {n} (rodent)  :: leming {m}
lemon {n} (citrus fruit)  :: lămâie {f}
lemon {n} (tree)  :: lămâi {m}
lemon {n}  :: lămâi {m}, galben-verziu, acru
lemon {adj} (having the colour/color of lemons)  :: galben-verziu
lemon balm {n} (Melissa officinalis)  :: roiniță {f}
lemon verbena {n} (shrub)  :: lămâiță {f}, verbină {f}
lemur {n} (strepsirrhine primate of the infraorder Lemuriformes, superfamily Lemuroidea)  :: lemur {m}
lend {v} (to allow to be used temporarily)  :: împrumuta
lend {v} ((proscribed) to borrow) SEE: borrow  ::
length {n} (distance from end to end)  :: lungime
lengthen {v} (to make longer)  :: lungi
leniency {n} (quality of mercy or forgiveness, especially in the assignment of punishment as in a court case)  :: blândețe {f}, toleranță {f}, indulgență {f}, îngăduință {f}
lenient {adj} (tolerant; not strict)  :: tolerant {m} {n}, tolerantă {f}, indulgent {m} {n}, blând {m} {n}, îngăduitor {m} {n}
Leningrad {prop} (name of Saint Petersburg, 1924-1991)  :: Leningrad
Leninian {adj} (of or pertaining to Lenin) SEE: Leninist  ::
Leninism {n} (the political philosophy named after Vladimir Lenin)  :: leninism
Leninist {adj} (of or relating to Lenin)  :: leninist {m}, leninistă {f}
Leninist {adj} (of or relating to Leninism)  :: leninist
lens {n} (object focusing or defocusing the light passing through it)  :: lentilă {f}
lens {n} (biology: genus of the legume family; its bean)  :: linte {f}
lens {n} (anatomy: transparent crystalline structure in the eye)  :: cristalin {n}
lens {v} (to film)  :: filma
Lent {n} (Christian period of penitence before Easter)  :: postul mare, postul Paștelui, postul Paștilor, păresimi
lentigo {n} (pigmented spot on the skin) SEE: freckle  ::
lentil {n} (plant Lens culinaris)  :: linte
lentil {n} (seed used as food)  :: linte {f}
Leo {prop} (male given name)  :: Leon
Leo {prop} (constellation)  :: Leul {m}
Leo {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Leu {m}
Leo {n} (Someone with a Leo star sign)  :: Leu {m}
leopard {n} (a large wild cat with a spotted coat, Panthera pardus)  :: leopard {m}
leprosy {n} (infectious disease caused by infection by Mycobacterium leprae)  :: lepră {f}
lepton {n} (elementary particle)  :: lepton {m}
lesbian {adj}  :: lesbian
lesbian {n} (female homosexual)  :: lesbiană {f}, lesbi {f}
Lesbian {n} (lesbian) SEE: lesbian  ::
Lesbian {adj} (lesbian) SEE: lesbian  ::
lesbianism {n} (Female homosexuality)  :: lesbianism {n}
lesbo {n} (lesbian) SEE: lesbian  ::
lesion {n} (a wound or an injury)  :: leziune {f}
Lesotho {prop} (country in Southern Africa)  :: Lesotho {n}
less {adj} (not as much)  :: mai puțin
less {adj}  :: mai puțin
-less {suffix} (lacking)  :: fără
lesser panda {n} (Ailurus fulgens) SEE: red panda  ::
lesser spotted woodpecker {n} (Picoides minor)  :: ciocănitoare
lesson {n} (section of learning or teaching)  :: lecție {f}
lesson {n} (something learned)  :: lecție
lesson {n} (something that serves as a warning or encouragement)  :: lecție
less than {n} (the character <)  :: mai mic decât {m}
lest {conj} (for fear that)  :: în caz că
lest {conj} (that (without the negative particle))  :: care
let {v} (to allow)  :: lăsa
let alone {conj} (to say nothing of)  :: darămite
lethargy {n} (pathological state of fatigue)  :: letargie {f}
lethargy {n} (state of extreme torpor or apathy)  :: letargie {f}
Letitia {prop} (female given name)  :: Letiția {f}
let's {v} (let us; forming first-person plural imperative)  :: (hai) + first-person plural subjunctive, eg. (hai) să mergem, haide
letter {n} (letter of the alphabet)  :: literă {f}, caracter {n}
letter {n} (written message)  :: scrisoare {f}
letterbox {n} (collection point for mail)  :: cutie poștală {f}
letterhead {n}  :: antet {n}
let there be light {phrase} (let there be light)  :: ă fie lumină
Lettic {adj} (Latvian) SEE: Latvian  ::
Lettish {adj} (Latvian) SEE: Latvian  ::
Lettish {prop} (Latvian) SEE: Latvian  ::
lettuce {n} (an edible plant, Lactuca)  :: lăptucă {f}, salată
lettuce {n} (the leaves of the lettuce plant, eaten as a vegetable or dish)  :: salată
leu {n} (unit of currency of Romania)  :: leu
leu {n} (unit of currency of Moldova)  :: leu
leucine {n} (essential amino acid; C6H13NO2)  :: leucină {f}
leukemia {n} (cancer of blood forming tissue)  :: leucemie {f}
level {adj} (same height at all places)  :: plan, plat, șes, nivelat
level {adj} (at the same height as some reference)  :: de egal nivel
level {n} (tool)  :: nivelă {f}, instrument de nivelare {n}
level {n} (distance relative to a given reference elevation)  :: nivel {n}, nivele {p}
level {n} (degree or amount)  :: grad {n}, grade {p}, nivel {n}
level {n} (floor of a building)  :: etaj {n}, etaje {p}, nivel, nivele {p}, cat {n}
level {v} (to adjust so as to make level)  :: nivela
level {v} (to levy) SEE: levy  ::
level-headed {adj} (possessing sound judgement)  :: cumpătat, cu scaun la cap [popular], judicios
leveret {n} (a young hare)  :: iepuraș
levitation {n}  :: levitație
Leviticus {prop} (the book of the Bible and Torah)  :: Leviticul
levy {v} (to impose a tax)  :: impozita, taxa
levy {v} (to draft into military service)  :: recruta
levy {n} (act of levying)  :: impozitare {f}, taxare {m}
lewd {adj} (lascivious)  :: lasciv {m}, indecent {m}
Lewis {prop} (male given name) SEE: Louis  ::
lexeme {n} (unit of vocabulary, the different forms of the same lemma)  :: lexem {n}
lexical analysis {n} (conversion of a stream of characters to a stream of meaningful tokens)  :: analiză lexicală
lexicographer {n} (one who writes or compiles a dictionary)  :: lexicograf {m}, lexicografă {f}
lexicography {n} (art or craft of writing dictionaries)  :: lexicografie {f}
lexicological {adj} (pertaining to lexicology)  :: lexicologic {m}, lexicologică {f}
lexicology {n} (linguistic discipline)  :: lexicologie {f}
lexicon {n} (dictionary of lexemes)  :: lexicon {n}
Leyden jar {n} (glass jar used to accumulate static electricity)  :: butelie de Leyda {f}
LGBT {initialism} (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender/Transexual)  :: LGBT
liability {n} (debt)  :: responsabilitate
liable {adj} (responsible)  :: răspunzător, responsabil
liable {adj} (exposed to a certain contingency)  :: pasibil
liaison {n} (communication between two parties or groups)  :: legătură {f}
liaison {n}  :: legatura {f}
liana {n} (climbing woody vine)  :: liană {f}
liar {n} (one who tells lies)  :: mincinos {m}, mincinoasă {f}
libel {v} (to defame someone)  :: defăima
liberal {adj} (political description, following liberalism)  :: liberal {m} {n}, liberală {f}
liberal {adj} (open-minded, favoring social freedom; permissive)  :: liberal {m} {n}
liberal {adj} (politically liberal)  :: liberal {m} {n}; liberal {m} {f}
liberal arts {n} (academic course of instruction intended to provide general knowledge)  :: arte liberale {f-p}
liberation {n} (act of liberating or the state of being liberated)  :: liberație
Liberia {prop} (country in Western Africa)  :: Liberia {f}
Liberian {n} (A person from Liberia)  :: liberian {m}, liberiană {f}
Liberian {adj} (pertaining to Liberia)  :: liberian
liberty {n} (condition of being free)  :: libertate {f}
libidinous {adj} (having lustful desires)  :: libidinos
libido {n} (sexual urges or drives)  :: libido {n}
Libra {prop} (constellation)  :: Balanța {f}
Libra {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Balanță
librarian {n} (the manager of a library)  :: bibliotecar {m}, bibliotecară {f}
librarian {n} (one who cares for the publications etc. in a library)  :: bibliotecar {m}, bibliotecară {f}
librarian {n} (a person who processes and organizes information)  :: arhivist {m}, arhivistă {f}
library {n} (institution which holds books etc.)  :: bibliotecă {f}
library {n} (collection of books)  :: bibliotecă {f}
Libya {prop} (country in Northern Africa)  :: Libia {f}
Libyan {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Libya, the Libyan people or the Libyan language)  :: libian
Libyan {n} (person)  :: libian {m}, libiană {f}
lichen {n} (something which spreads across something else, causing damage) SEE: cancer  ::
lichen {n} (symbiotic association of fungi and algae)  :: lichen {m}
lick {v} (to stroke with a tongue)  :: linge
licorice {n} (plant)  :: lemn-dulce {n}
licorice {n}  :: lemn dulce
lid {n} (top or cover)  :: capac {n}
lie {v} (be in horizontal position)  :: sta culcat, zăcea, a sta întins, a sta orizontal
lie {v} (be situated)  :: a fi situat, a se găsi
lie {v} (tell an intentional untruth)  :: minți
lie {n} (intentionally false statement)  :: minciună {f}
Liechtenstein {prop} (Principality of Liechtenstein)  :: Liechtenstein {n}
lie down {v} (assume a reclining position)  :: se culca
liege {n} (The subject of a sovereign or lord; a liegeman)  :: vasal {m}
lieu {n} (in lieu, in lieu of) SEE: in lieu  ::
lieutenant {n} (lowest commissioned officer rank)  :: locotenent {m}
lieutenant {n} (person who executes the plans and directives of another)  :: locțiitor {m}
lieutenant {n}  :: locțiitor, locotenent
lieutenant commander {n} (naval officer)  :: locotenent-comandor {m}
lieutenant general {n} (an officer above major general and below general)  :: general-locotenent {m}
life {n} (the state of being alive)  :: viață {f}
life {n} (the essence of the manifestation and the foundation of the being)  :: viață {f}
life {n} (the subjective and inner manifestation of the individual)  :: viață {f}
life {n} (duration)  :: durată {f}
life after death {n} (afterlife) SEE: afterlife  ::
life assurance {n} (insurance policy) SEE: life insurance  ::
life cycle {n} (course of stages through which an organism passes)  :: ciclu de viață {n}
life cycle {n} (useful life of a product or system; developmental history of an individual or group)  :: ciclu de viață {m}
lifeguard {n} (attendant)  :: salvamar {m}
lifeguard {n} (lifesaver)  :: colac de salvare {m}
lifeguard {n} (bodyguard) SEE: bodyguard  ::
life insurance {n} (form of insurance)  :: asigurare de viață
life style {n} (lifestyle) SEE: lifestyle  ::
life-style {n} (lifestyle) SEE: lifestyle  ::
lifestyle {n} (style of living)  :: stil de viață {n}
lifetime {n} (duration of the life of someone or something)  :: durată de viață
lifetime {n} (informal, hyperbolic: a long period of time)  :: eternitate
lift {v} (to raise or rise)  :: ridica
lift {n} (mechanical device for vertically transporting goods or people)  :: lift {n}, ascensor {n}
lift {n} (thief) SEE: thief  ::
lifter {n} (weightlifter) SEE: weightlifter  ::
lifting {n} (weightlifting) SEE: weightlifting  ::
ligature {n} (act of tying)  :: legare {f}, legătură {f}
ligature {n} (cord etc.)  :: frânghie {f}, șnur {n}, sfoară {f}, funie {f}
ligature {n} (typography: character that combines multiple letters)  :: ligatură {f}
light {n} (electromagnetic waves)  :: lumină {f}
light {n} (source of illumination)  :: lumină {f}, corp de iluminat {n}, far {n} (car light)
light {n} (spiritual illumination)  :: lumină {f}
light {n} (point of view)  :: lumină {f}
light {v} (to start (a fire))  :: aprinde
light {v} (to illuminate)  :: lumina, ilumina
light {v}  :: [1] aprinde, [2] ilumina
light {adj} (of low weight)  :: ușor
light {adj}  :: ușor {m}, ușoară {f}
light bulb {n} (evacuated glass bulb containing a metal filament that produces light)  :: bec {n}, bulb de lampă
lighten {v} (to alleviate)  :: ușura
lighten {v} (to make light in weight)  :: ușura
lighter {n} (fire making device)  :: brichetă {f}
light globe {n} (light bulb) SEE: light bulb  ::
light globe {n}  :: glob luminos {n}
lighthouse {n} (building containing a light to warn or guide ships)  :: far {n}
lighthouse keeper {n} (person who lives in a lighthouse and tends the light)  :: paznic de far {m}
light industry {n} (industry that does not require high capitalization or heavy machinery)  :: industrie ușoară {f}
lightning {n} (flash of light)  :: fulger {n}, trăsnet {n}
lightning bug {n} (firefly) SEE: firefly  ::
lightspeed {n} (the speed of light)  :: viteza luminii {f}
light up {v} (to bring light to something)  :: ilumina, lumina
light up {v} (to become light)  :: lumina
lightweight {n} (boxer)  :: categorie ușoară {f}
lightweight {adj} (having less than average weight)  :: ușor [subponderal]
light year {n} (astronomical distance)  :: an-lumină
like {v} (enjoy)  :: plăcea [with subject and object reversed]
like {n} (something that a person likes)  :: preferință {f}
like father, like son {proverb} (a son will have traits similar to his father)  :: cum e tatăl, așa-i și fiul, ce se naște din pisică, șoareci mănâncă, așchia nu sare departe de trunchi
likelihood {n} (probability)  :: probabilitate, verosimilitate
likely {adv} (probably) SEE: probably  ::
likeness {n} (similarity) SEE: similarity  ::
like two peas in a pod {prep} (very similar)  :: ca două picături de apă
likewise {adv} (also; moreover; too) SEE: too  ::
lilac {n} (shrub)  :: liliac {m}
lilac {n} (flower)  :: liliac {m}
lilac {n} (colour)  :: violet {n}
lilac {adj} (colour)  :: liliachiu, lila, violet
lily {n} (flower in the genus Lilium)  :: crin {m}, lilie {f}
lily of the valley {n} (Convallaria majalis)  :: lăcrimioară {f}
limb {n} (major appendage of human or animal)  :: mădular {n}, ciolan {n}, membru {n}
limber {adj} (flexible) SEE: flexible  ::
lime {n} (linden tree) SEE: linden  ::
lime {n} (inorganic material containing calcium)  :: oxid de calciu {m}, var {n}
lime {n}  :: var {m} {f}
lime {v} (to treat with lime)  :: vărui
lime {n} (green citrus fruit)  :: limetă {f}, lămâie verde {f}
lime {n} (citrus tree)  :: limetă {f}
limestone {n} (abundant rock of marine and fresh-water sediments)  :: calcar
limit {n} (boundary)  :: limită {f}
limit {n} (mathematics: value to which a sequence converges)  :: limită, valoare extremă {f}, graniță {f}, margine {f}
limit {n} (mathematics: abstraction of this concept of limit)  :: valoare limită {f}
limit {v} (restrict)  :: limita, restrânge
limitable {adj} (able to be limited)  :: limitabil
limited {adj} (with certain limits placed upon it)  :: limitat {m} {n}, mărginit {m} {n}
limited liability company {n} (type of company)  :: societate cu răspundere limitată {f}
limnodophyte {n} (helophyte) SEE: helophyte  ::
limo {n} (limousine) SEE: limousine  ::
limonite {n} (mineral consisting of hydrous iron oxides)  :: limonit {n}
limousine {n} (luxury sedan/saloon car)  :: limuzină
limp {v} (to walk lamely)  :: șchiopăta
limpid {adj} (clear)  :: limpede
linden {n} (tree)  :: tei
line {n} (rope, cord, or string)  :: funie {f}, frânghie {f}, sfoară {f}, șnur {n}, ață {f}
line {n} (geometry: infinite one-dimensional figure)  :: dreaptă {f}, linie deaptă {f}
line {n} (geometry: continuous finite segment of such a figure)  :: segment (de dreaptă) {n}
line {n} (graph theory: edge of a graph)  :: muchie {f}, cant {n}
line {n} (geography: circle of latitude or of longitude, as represented on a map)  :: latitudine {f}, longitudine {f}
line {n} (geography: equator)  :: ecuator {n}
line {n} (music: one of the straight horizontal and parallel prolonged strokes on and between which the notes are placed)  :: linie (de portativ) {f}
line {n} (long tape, or a narrow ribbon of steel, etc., marked with subdivisions, as feet and inches, for measuring; a tapeline)  :: metru (de măsură) {m}
line {n} (direction, path)  :: direcție {f}, linie directoare {f}
line {n} (telephone or network connection)  :: linie
line {n} (straight sequence of people, queue)  :: coadă
linear algebra {n} (branch of mathematics)  :: algebră liniară
linear space {n} (vector space) SEE: vector space  ::
linen {n} (Thread or cloth made from flax fiber)  :: in {n}
linen {n} (items)  :: lenjerie {f}
line of battle {n}  :: linie de bătaie {f}
line of centers {n} (line joining centers of figures)  :: linia centrelor {f}
line of centers {n} (line joining two centers, or fulcra, as of wheels or levers)  :: linia centrelor {f}
line of credit {n} (financial agreement)  :: linie de credit {f}
line of credit {n}  :: linie de credit {f}
line of scrimmage {n} (American football)  :: linie de bătaie {f}, linie de luptă {f}
line of sight {n} (A straight line along which an observer has a clear view)  :: linie de vedere {f}, câmp de vedere {n}
line of succession {n} (ordered sequence of successors)  :: linie de succesiune {f}
liner {n} (ship of the line)  :: nava de linie {f} , acoperitoare
line segment {n} (part of a line)  :: segment de dreaptă
-ling {suffix} (Diminutive)  :: -el, -șor, -uț, -uș, -aș
linger {v} (to stay or remain in a place or situation)  :: sta, rămâne, lenevi
lingonberry {n} (shrub)  :: merișor {m}
lingonberry {n} (berry)  :: merișor {n}
lingual {adj} (related to language) SEE: linguistic  ::
linguist {n} (one who studies linguistics)  :: lingvist {m}, lingvistă {f}
linguist {n} (a person skilled in languages)  :: lingvist {m}, lingvistă {f}
linguist {n} (a human translator; an interpreter, especially in the armed forces)  :: translator {m}, interpret {f}
linguistic {adj} (Relating to language)  :: lingvistic
linguistic {adj} (Relating to linguistics)  :: lingvistic, de lingvistică
linguistic {adj} (Relating to computer languages)  :: computero-lingvistic
linguistics {n} (scientific study of language)  :: lingvistică {f}
lining {n} (covering for the inside of something)  :: acoperire
link {n} (connection)  :: legătură {f}
link {n} (element of a chain)  :: verigă {f}, za {f}
link {n} (computing: hyperlink)  :: hyperlink {n}, legătură {f}
link {n}  :: legătură {f}
linkage {n} (connection or relation between things or ideas) SEE: link  ::
lint {n} (fuzzy fluff)  :: scamă {f}
lintel {n} (horizontal structural beam)  :: buiandrug {m}, lintou {n}
lion {n} (big cat Panthera leo)  :: leu {m}
lion cub {n} (young lion)  :: leușor {m}, leuț {m}
lioness {n} (female lion)  :: leoaică {f}
lion's den {n} (a dangerous or frightening place)  :: groapa cu lei
lion's share {n} (A generous portion)  :: partea leului {f}
lip {n} (fleshy protrusion framing the mouth)  :: buză {f}, buze {p}
liplessness {n} (medical condition)  :: acheilía {f}
lippitude {n} (blearedness) SEE: blearedness  ::
lips {n} (plural of lip)  :: buze {f-p}
lipstick {n} (make-up for the lips)  :: ruj {n}, roșu de buze {m}
lipstick {n} (stick of this make-up)  :: ruj {n}
liquefied natural gas {n} (natural gas converted to liquid)  :: gaz natural lichefiat {n}
liquefied petroleum gas {n} (LPG)  :: gaz de petrol lichid {n}, gaz de sondă lichid {n}
liquefy {v} (make into a liquid)  :: lichefia
liquid {n} (substance that is liquid)  :: lichid {m}
liquid {n}  :: lichid {n}
liquid {adj} (fluid; not solid and not gaseous)  :: lichid {m}, lichidă {f}
liquid air {n} (air in liquid state)  :: aer lichid {n}
liquidity {n} (state of being liquid)  :: lichiditate {f}
liquid nitrogen {n} (nitrogen in the liquid state)  :: azot lichid {m}, nitrogen lichid
liquid phase {n} (one of the three fundamental structural phases of matter)  :: fază lichidă {f}
liquor {n} (strong alcoholic drink derived from fermentation and distillation)  :: lichior {n}
liquorice {n} (plant) SEE: licorice  ::
liquorice {n} (confection) SEE: licorice  ::
Lisbon {prop} (capital of Portugal)  :: Lisabona
list {n} (enumeration or compilation of items)  :: listă {f}
listen {v} (to pay attention to a sound)  :: asculta
listen {v} (to expect or wait for a sound)  :: asculta
listen {v} (to accept advice or obey instruction)  :: asculta
listen {v} (to hear (something))  :: asculta
listener {n} (someone who listens)  :: ascultător, auditor
listless {adj} (Lacking enthusiasm)  :: apatic, atonic
litchi {n} (lychee) SEE: lychee  ::
literacy {n} (ability to read and write)  :: alfabetizare {f}, alfabetism {n}, instruire {f}, școlire {f}
literal {adj} (exactly as stated; read or understood without additional interpretation)  :: literally {m} {n}, literală {f}
literal {adj} (following the letter or exact words, not taking liberties)  :: literally {m} {n}, literală {f}
literal {adj} (consisting of, or expressed by, letters)  :: literally {m} {n}, literală {f}
literally {adv} (not metaphorically)  :: literalmente
literary {adj} (relating to literature)  :: literar {m} {n}, literară {f}, literari {m-p}
literary criticism {n} (study, discussion, evaluation, and interpretation)  :: critică literară {f}
literature {n} (body of all written works)  :: literatură {f}
lithium {n} (chemical element)  :: litiu {n}
lithium hydroxide {n} (alkali)  :: hidroxid de litiu {m}
lithographer {n} (a person who makes lithographs)  :: litograf {m}, litografă {f}
lithography {n} (printing method)  :: litografie {f}
lithosphere {n} (The outer layer of the Earth)  :: litosferă {f}
Lithuania {prop} (country)  :: Lituania {f}
Lithuanian {adj} (referring to Lithuania)  :: lituanian
Lithuanian {prop} (language)  :: limba lituaniană {f}, lituaniană {f}
Lithuanian {n} (person from Lithuania)  :: lituanian {m}, lituaniană {f}, lituanieni {p}, lituaniene {p}
litigation {n} (conduct of a lawsuit)  :: litigiu
litter {n} (platform designed to carry a person or a load)  :: lectică {f}, litieră {f}
litter {v} (give birth)  :: făta
little {adj} (small in size)  :: mic, mică {f}
little {adv} (not much)  :: puțin
little by little {adv} (a small amount at a time)  :: puţin câte puţin
little finger {n} (outermost and smallest finger of the hand)  :: deget mic {n}
little girl {n} (a female child)  :: fetiță {f}
little green man {n} (humorous: space alien, Martian, see also: alien)  :: omuleții verzi {m-p} [the little green men], mic om verde {m}
little owl {n} (species of owl)  :: cucuvea {f}
Little Red Riding Hood {prop} (a folktale)  :: Scufița Roșie {f}
Little Russia {prop} (a historical area)  :: Mica Rusie {f}
liturgy {n} (a predetermined or prescribed set of rituals)  :: liturghie {f}
live {v} (be alive)  :: trăi
live {v} (have permanent residence)  :: locui, a avea locuință
live {v} (survive, persevere, continue)  :: a supraviețui
live {adj} (having life)  :: viu
live {adj} ((broadcasting) Seen or heard from a broadcast, as it happens)  :: în direct
live {adv} (as it happens)  :: în direct
liveforever {n} (houseleek) SEE: houseleek  ::
liveliness {n} (the quality of being lively)  :: vitalitate {f}, vioiciune {f}, însuflețire {f}, vivacitate {f}
live on {v} (survive by consuming certain thing)  :: trăi din, trăi pe
liver {n} (organ of the body)  :: ficat {n}, mai
liver {n} (organ as food)  :: ficat {n}
liverwort {n} (bryophyte with a leafy stem)  :: crucea-voinicului
livery {n} (distinctive uniform worn by a group)  :: livrea {f}
livestock {n} (farm animals)  :: șeptel {n}
living {adj} (having life)  :: viu {m}, vie {f}
living {adj}  :: viu
living room {n} (room in a private house)  :: sufragerie {f}, cameră de zi {f}, living {n}
Livorno {prop} (town)  :: Livorno {f}
lizard {n} (reptile)  :: șopârlă {f}
lizard {n} (coward) SEE: coward  ::
llama {n} (South Americal mammal of the camel family, Llama glama)  :: lamă {f}
LLC {n} (Limited Liability Company)  :: SRL, S.R.L.
load {n} (burden)  :: sarcină {f}
load {n} (number of articles that can be transported or processed at one time)  :: sarcină {f}, încărcătură {f}
load {v} (to put a load on or in)  :: încărca
loaded {adj} (burdened by load)  :: încărcat {m} {n}
loaf {n} (block of bread)  :: pâine {f}
loaf {v} (do nothing)  :: trândăvi
loan {n} (borrowed sum of money or other valuables)  :: împrumut {n}
loan {n}  :: împrumut {n}
loan {v} (to lend)  :: împrumuta
lo and behold {interj} (used to express surprise)  :: ia te uită
loan shark {n} (money lender; usurer)  :: cămătar {m}
loanword {n} (word taken from another language)  :: cuvânt împrumutat {n}, împrumut {n}
loathing {n} (sense of revulsion, distaste, detestation, extreme hatred or dislike)  :: ură {f}, aversiune {f}, dezgust {n}, silă {f}
loathsome {adj} (highly offensive; sickening, abominable)  :: detestabil, odios, dezgustător
lob {v} (to throw or hit a ball high into the air)  :: loba
lobby group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group  ::
lobbyist {n} (A person who for remuneration reattempts to persuade politicians)  :: lobbyist {m}, lobbyistă {f}
lobe {n} (division of the brain)  :: lob
lobelia {n} (plant)  :: lobelie {f}
lobster {n} (crustacean)  :: homar {m}
local {adj} (of a nearby location)  :: local
local {adj} (medicine: of or pertaining to a restricted part of an organism)  :: local {m} {n}, locală {f}
localization {n} (act of localizing)  :: localizare
locate {v} (to place; to set in a particular spot or position)  :: poziționa
locative {n} (locative case) SEE: locative case  ::
locative case {n} (case used to indicate place, or the place where)  :: cazul locativ, locativ
Loch Ness monster {prop} (hypothetical creature)  :: monstrul din Loch Ness {m}
lock {n} (something used for fastening)  :: încuietoare {f}, lacăt, broască {f}, zăvor, clanță
lock {n} (segment of a canal)  :: stăvilar
lock {v} (to fasten with a lock)  :: încuia
lock {n} (length of hair)  :: buclă {f}
locked {adj} (that has been locked (with a key))  :: încuiat
locker room {n} (locker room) SEE: changing room  ::
locksmith {n} (one who practices locksmithing)  :: lăcătuș {m}
lockup {n} (prison) SEE: prison  ::
locomotor {adj} (relating to locomotion)  :: locomotor
locoweed {n} (plant of genus Astragalus) SEE: milk-vetch  ::
locus {n} (place or locality)  :: localitate {f}, loc {n}, locuri {n-p}
locust {n} (type of grasshopper)  :: lăcustă {f}
Lode Star {prop} (Polaris) SEE: Polaris  ::
lodge {n} (inn) SEE: inn  ::
lodge {n} (recreational building)  :: cabană {f}
lodge {n} (porter's rooms)  :: cabină {f}, gheretă {f}, lojă {f}
lodge {n} (local chapter of freemasons)  :: lojă {f}
lodge {n} (beaver's shelter)  :: baracă {f}, adăpost {n}, colibă {f}
lodging {n} (place to live or lodge)  :: găzduire {f}, camere de închiriat {f-p}
loftiness {n} (arrogance) SEE: arrogance  ::
loftiness {n}  :: superbie {f}
lofty {adj} (high, having great height or stature)  :: măreț
lofty {adj} (idealistic)  :: măreț
lofty {adj} (extremely proud)  :: semeț
log {n} (trunk of dead tree, cleared of branches)  :: buștean {m}, trunchi {n}
log {n} (logbook) SEE: logbook  ::
log {n} (logbook) SEE: logbook  ::
logarithm {n} (The power to which a given base number must be raised in order to obtain a given number)  :: logaritm {m}, logaritmi {m-p}
logbook {n} (nautical: book in which details from journey are recorded)  :: jurnal de bord {n}, registru de bord {n}
logbook {n} (travel journal)  :: jurnal de călătorie {n}
loge {n} (stall) SEE: stall  ::
logging {n} (cutting trees)  :: tăiere forestieră {f}
logging {n} (making entries in a log)  :: înregistrare
logic {n} (method of human thought)  :: logică {f}
logical {adj} (in agreement with the principles of logic)  :: logic
logical {adj} (reasonable)  :: rezonabil, logic
logical {adj} (of or pertaining to logic)  :: logic
logical mechanical element {n} (part of mechanism)  :: element mecanic logic {n}
logical positivism {n} (school of philiosophy)  :: pozitivism logic {n}
logician {n} (person who studies or teaches logic)  :: logician {m}, logiciană {f}
logistics {n} (planning and implementing the flow of goods and services)  :: logistica
logogram {n} (character or symbol that represents a word or phrase)  :: logogramă {f}
logogriph {n} (word puzzle with clues in verse)  :: logogrif {m}
logwood {n} (tree)  :: băcan {n}
-logy {suffix} (branch of learning)  :: -logie {f}
loin {n} (part of the body)  :: șale {f-p}
loins {n} (plural form of loin) SEE: loin  ::
lol {interj} (Used to express laughter) SEE: LOL  ::
LOL {interj} (expression of laughter)  :: lol
lolly {n} (money) SEE: money  ::
Lombard {n} (banker or moneylender) SEE: banker  ::
Lombardy {prop} (region in northern Italy)  :: Lombardia {f}
London {prop} (in the United Kingdom)  :: Londra {f}
Londoner {n} (person from or inhabitant of London)  :: londonez {m}, londoneză {f}
Londonian {n} (Londoner) SEE: Londoner  ::
Londonian {adj} (of or relating to London)  :: londonez
long {adj} (having much distance from one point to another)  :: lung
long {adj} (having great duration)  :: lung
long {adj}  :: lung
long {v} (to wait, to aspire)  :: dori, jindui
long {adj} (not short) SEE: tall  ::
long-eared owl {n} (Asio otus)  :: ciuf de pădure {m}
longhorn beetle {n} (any Cerambycid)  :: cerambicid {n}
longing {n} (melancholic desire)  :: dor {n}
longitude {n} (angular distance)  :: longitudine {f}
longitudinal {adj} (relating to length, or to longitude)  :: longitudinal
long jump {n} (athletics field event)  :: săritură în lungime {f}
long live {v} (prosper)  :: trăiască (singular and plural)
longshoreman {n} (man employed to load and unload ships)  :: docher {m}, portuar {m}
loo {n} (toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
look {v} (to try to see)  :: privi, uita
look {v} (to appear, to seem)  :: părea
look {v}  :: a vedea, a se uita
look {n} (physical appearance)  :: aspect {n}, înfățișare {f}
look for {v} (search; seek)  :: căuta
looking glass {n} (mirror) SEE: mirror  ::
look like {v} (be similar in appearance, resemble)  :: semăna
look up {v} (to obtain information about something from a text source)  :: căuta
loom {n} (weaving frame)  :: război de țesut {n}
loose {v} (to unfasten)  :: dezlega
loosely {adv} (not tightly)  :: lejer
loosen {v} (to make less tight)  :: desface
loot {n} (the proceeds of theft, robbery etc., swag, contraband)  :: pradă
loot {v} (to steal from)  :: prăda
lopsided {adj} (not balanced)  :: strâmb {m}, oblic {m}
loquacious {adj} (talkative, chatty)  :: vorbăreț, limbut, flecar, gureș, guraliv
Lord's Prayer {prop} (the prayer taught by Jesus Christ to his disciples)  :: Tatăl Nostru
Lorraine {prop} (region east of Alsace)  :: Lorena
lorry {n} (motor vehicle) SEE: truck  ::
Los Angeles {prop} (largest city in California)  :: Los Angeles
lose {v} (cause (something) to cease to be in one's possession or capability)  :: pierde
lose {v} ((transitive) fail to win)  :: pierde
lose one's way {v} (get lost) SEE: get lost  ::
lose weight {v} (to become less heavy)  :: slăbi
loss {n}  :: pierdere {f}
lost {adj} (unable to find one's way)  :: pierdut
lost {adj}  :: pierdut
lost cause {n}  :: cauză pierdută {f}
lotion {n} (ointment that one rubs on the skin)  :: loțiune {f}
lottery {n} (scheme for the distribution of prizes by lot or chance)  :: loterie {f}, loto {n}
lottery {n} (affair of chance)  :: loterie {f}
lotus {n} (Nymphaea) SEE: water lily  ::
lotus {n} (plant of the genus Nelumbo)  :: lotus {m}
loud {adj} (of a sound)  :: tare
loud {adj} (noisy)  :: gălăgios, zgomotos
loudly {adv} (in a loud manner)  :: tare, zgomotos, cu voce tare, răsunător
loudspeaker {n} (transducer)  :: difuzor {n}
Louis {prop}  :: Ludovic
Louisa {prop} (female given name) SEE: Louise  ::
louis d'or {n} (any gold coin introduced in France by Louis XIII)  :: ludovic de aur {m}
Louise {prop} (feminine form of Louis)  :: Luiza
louse {n} (insect)  :: păduche {m}
louse {n} (worthless person)  :: păduche {m}
lousy {adj} (Infested with lice)  :: păduchios
lousy {adj} (filled with)  :: plin {n}
Louvain {prop} (Belgian city)  :: Louvain
lovableness {n} (property that makes someone or something lovable)  :: amabilitate {f}
lovage {n} (A Mediterranean herb)  :: leuștean {m}
love {n} (strong affection)  :: iubire, dragoste, amor
love {n} (object of one's romantic feelings; darling or sweetheart)  :: iubit, iubită
love {n}  :: amor, iubire
love {v} (have a strong affection for)  :: iubi, adora
love {v} (be strongly inclined towards doing)  :: dori, adora, venera
love {v} (care about; will good for)  :: admira, ține la, păsa de
love {v} ((euphemistic): to have sex with)  :: face amor, face dragoste, (se) culca
love at first sight {n} (an instantaneous attraction)  :: dragoste la prima vedere {f}
lovebird {n} (a parrot of the genus Agapornis)  :: papagal amorez {m}
loved {adj} (Being the object of love)  :: iubit, drag, scump
love-in-a-mist {n} (Nigella damascena)  :: chica-voinicului {f}, nigeluță {f}
love is blind {proverb} (proverb)  :: iubirea este oarbă
love-lies-bleeding {n} (plant)  :: trompa elefantului {f}, amarant {m}
lover {n} (one who loves another person)  :: iubit {m}, iubită {f}, amant {m}, amantă {f}
lover {n} (sexual partner)  :: amant {m}, amantă {f}, ibovnic {m} [popular], ibovnică {f} [popular]
lover {n} (person who loves something)  :: om iubitor {m}, persoană iubitoare {f}, fan {m}
low {adj} (in a position comparatively close to the ground)  :: jos
low {n} (flame) SEE: flame  ::
low {v} (moo) SEE: moo  ::
lower arm {n} (section of an arm) SEE: forearm  ::
lower case {n} (lower case letters, collectively)  :: litere mici {f-p}
lower chamber {n} (lower house) SEE: lower house  ::
lower deck {n} (deck of a ship immediately above the hold)  :: puntea inferioară {f}, puntea de jos
lower house {n} (part of a parliament)  :: camera inferioară {f}
lowest common denominator {n} (smallest multiple of several denominators)  :: cel mai mic numitor comun
lowland {n} (area which is lower than surroundings)  :: șes
low on the totem pole {adj} (not important)  :: cel mai puțin important
low temperature flexibility {n} (ability of membrane to resist cracking at low temperature)  :: flexibilitate la rece {f}
loyalness {n} (loyalty) SEE: loyalty  ::
loyalty {n} (the state of being loyal; fidelity)  :: loialitate {f}
lube {n} (lubricant) SEE: lubricant  ::
lube {v} (lubricate) SEE: lubricate  ::
lubricant {n} (substance used to reduce friction)  :: lubrifiant {m}
lubricate {v} (to make slippery or smooth)  :: lubrifia
lubricator {n} (device that lubricates)  :: lubrifiant {m}, unsoare {f}
Lucas {prop} (male given name) SEE: Luke  ::
Lucian {prop} (male given name)  :: Lucian
lucidity {n} (property of being lucid)  :: luciditate {f}
Lucifer {prop} (figure mentioned in Isaiah 14:12)  :: Lucifer {m}
Lucifer {prop} (Venus, the morning star)  :: luceafăr {m}, luceafăr de dimineața {m}
luck {n} (something that happens to someone by chance)  :: noroc {n}, șansă {f}, soartă
lucky {adj} (of people, having good fortune)  :: norocos {m}
lucky charm {n} (object kept for good luck)  :: talisman {n}
lucrative {adj} (producing a surplus; profitable)  :: lucrativ
ludicrous {adj} (idiotic or unthinkable, often to the point of being funny)  :: absurd, ridicol
luggage {n} (traveller's containers)  :: bagaj {n}
lugubrious {adj} (gloomy)  :: lugubru
Luhansk People's Republic {prop} (secessionist state in Luhanshchyna, the Ukraine)  :: Republica Populară Luhansk
Lukas {prop} (given name) SEE: Luke  ::
Lukashenko {prop} (surname)  :: Lukașenko
Luke {prop} (given name)  :: Luca
Luke {prop} (evangelist)  :: Luca {m}
Luke {prop} (gospel of Luke)  :: Luca {m}
lullaby {n} (a soothing song to lull children to sleep)  :: cântec de leagăn {n}
lumbar vertebra {n} (Any of five lower vertebrae)  :: vertebră lombară {f}
lumberjack {n} (person who fells trees)  :: lemnar {m}
luminescence {n} (emission)  :: luminiscență {f}
luminometry {n} (luminometry)  :: luminometrie {f}
luminosity {n} (state of being luminous)  :: luminozitate
luminous {adj} (emitting light; glowing brightly)  :: luminos
lump sum {n} (large one-time payment)  :: sumă forfetară {f}, sumă paușală {f}
Luna {prop} (Earth's moon) SEE: Moon  ::
lunar {adj} (of, or pertaining to, the moon)  :: lunar {m}, lunară {f}
lunar eclipse {n} (when the Earth casts its shadow over the Moon)  :: eclipsă de Lună {f}, eclipsă lunară {f}
lunar phase {n} (any one of the aspects presented by the moon)  :: fază lunară
lunatic asylum {n} (mental hospital) SEE: mental hospital  ::
lunch {n} (meal around midday)  :: prânz {n}
lunch {v} (to eat lunch)  :: prânzi
luncheon {n} (a formal term for lunch) SEE: lunch  ::
lung {n} (organ that extracts oxygen from the air)  :: plămân {m}, pulmon, plămâni {m-p}
lupin {n} (any member of the genus Lupinus in the family Fabaceae)  :: lupin {m}
lupine {adj} (wolf-like)  :: lupesc
lupine {n} (lupin) SEE: lupin  ::
lupus {n} (autoimmune disease)  :: lupus {n}
lurid {adj} (melodramatic) SEE: melodramatic  ::
lush {adj} (dense, teeming with life)  :: luxuriant
lush {adj} (luxuriant, delicious)  :: delicios, savuros
lush {adj} (beautiful, sexy)  :: atrăgător, sexy
lush {adj} (amazing, cool, fantastic, wicked)  :: extraordinar, minunat, grozav, mișto
lush {n} (alcoholic)  :: bețiv {m}, alcoolic {m}
Lusitania {prop} (ancient Roman province)  :: Lusitania
lust {n} (strong desire, especially of a sexual nature)  :: luxură {f}, desfrânare {f}, concupiscență {f}
luster {n} (refinement, polish or quality)  :: lustru
lustre {n} (luster) SEE: luster  ::
lustre {v} (luster) SEE: luster  ::
lute {n} (stringed instrument)  :: lăută {f}
lutetium {n} (chemical element with atomic number of 71)  :: lutețiu {n}
Lutheranism {n} (branch of Christianity developed by Martin Luther)  :: luteranism {n}
luthier {n} (a person who, or a business which, makes or repairs stringed wooden musical instrument)  :: lutier {m}
luxate {v} (to dislocate)  :: luxa
Luxembourg {prop} (country)  :: Luxemburg {n}
Luxembourg {prop} (capital city)  :: Luxemburg {n}
Luxembourger {n} (person from Luxembourg)  :: luxemburghez {m}, luxemburgheză {f}
Luxembourgian {n} (Luxembourger) SEE: Luxembourger  ::
Luxembourgian {adj} (Luxembourgish) SEE: Luxembourgish  ::
Luxembourgish {adj} (pertaining to Luxembourg)  :: luxemburgic {m} {n}, luxemburghez {m} {n}
Luxembourgish {prop} (language of Luxembourg)  :: luxemburgheză {f}
Luxemburger {n} (Luxembourger) SEE: Luxembourger  ::
luxurious {adj} (enjoying pleasures of luxury)  :: luxurios {m}
lycanthrope {n} (werewolf) SEE: werewolf  ::
lychee {n} (tree)  :: litchi {m}
lychee {n} (fruit)  :: litchi {m}
Lycia {prop} (ancient region)  :: Licia {f}
Lydia {prop} (female given name)  :: Lidia {f}
lye {n} (caustic alkaline solution)  :: leșie
lymphocyte {n} (type of white blood cell)  :: limfocit, limfocită {f}
lynx {n} (wild cat)  :: linx {m}, râs {m}
Lyons {prop} (a city in France)  :: Lyon
lyricist {n} (writer of lyrics)  :: textier {m}, textieră {f}
lysergic acid {n} (the organic compound, 6-methyl-9,10-didehydro-ergoline-8-carboxylic acid)  :: acid lisergic {m}
lysine {n} (essential amino acid, C6H14N2O2)  :: lizină {f}