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Number of realizations

5

to smile

to like

Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Italian
Lexeme sorridere
Meaning 1 to smile
Direction
Meaning 2 to like l'idea di passare l'estate in città non mi sorride affatto 'plan to spend in the city all summer does not make me happy' (lit. 'doesn't smile at all')
Reference Zor'ko et al. 2002
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme sourire
Meaning 1 to smile sourire à son interlocuteur
"to smile at one's interlocutor"
Direction
Meaning 2 to like Ce projet ne me sourit guère.
"I do not like this plan too much."
Reference Larousse online
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme улыбаться (ulybat'sja)
Meaning 1 to smile
Direction
Meaning 2 to like Ночёвка на снегу не улыбалась альпинистам. Перспектива поехать на море улыбалась кому-л.
"The idea of spending the night on the snow did not make the alpinists happy. The prospect of going to the sea made smn happy."
Reference BAS 16, 559
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Comment
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Romanian
Lexeme surâde
Meaning 1 to smile
Direction
Meaning 2 to match desires, to attract, to seduce, to satisfy
Reference DEX98
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Comment From French sourire with influence Romanian râde 'to laugh'
Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Romanian
Lexeme zâmbi
Meaning 1 to smile
Direction
Meaning 2 to be favoorable
Reference NODEX
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Comment from Proto-Slavic *zǫbъ, Old Church Slavonic зѫбъ (zǫbŭ) 'tooth'