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Saami {n} (member of Finno-Ugric people of Lapland)  :: lapão {m}, lapónio {m} [Portugal], lapônio {m} [Brazil], saami {m} {f}
Saami {prop} (Saami language)  :: lapão {m}, lapónio {m} [Portugal], lapônio {m} [Brazil], saami {m}
Sabbath {prop} (Biblical seventh day)  :: sabá {m}
Sabbath {prop} (Sunday)  :: domingo {m}
Sabbath {prop} (witches' Sabbath)  :: sabbat, sabá {m}
Sabellian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Sabellian language)  :: sabélico
Sabellian {prop} (language)  :: sabélio {m}
saber {n} (sabre) SEE: sabre  ::
saber-toothed tiger {n} (sabre-toothed tiger) SEE: sabre-toothed tiger  ::
sable {adj} (of black colour on a coat of arms)  :: sable, saibro {m}
sable {n} (animal)  :: zibelina
sable {n} (heraldic colour)  :: sable
sabotage {n} (deliberate action of subversion, obstruction, disruption, destruction)  :: sabotagem {f}
sabotage {v} (deliberate destruction to prevent success)  :: sabotar
saboteur {n} (a person who intentionally causes the destruction of property)  :: sabotador {m}
sabre {n} (light sword, sharp along the front edge, part of the back edge, and at the point)  :: sabre {m}
sabre {n} (modern fencing sword modeled after the sabre)  :: sabre {m}
sabre-toothed tiger {n} (prehistoric cat)  :: tigre-dente-de-sabre {m}
saccade {n} (act of checking a horse with a single pull of the reins)  :: puxão {m}
saccade {n} (rapid jerky movement of the eye)  :: movimento sacádico {m}
saccade {n} (sudden jerk)  :: tranco {m}
saccharometer {n} (hydrometer)  :: sacarímetro {m}
sac fungus {n} (fungus of the phylum Ascomycota) SEE: ascomycete  ::
sack {n} (bag for commodities or items)  :: saco {m}, saca {f}
sack {n} (informal: dismissal from employment)  :: despedido {m}
sacrament {n} (sacred act or ceremony)  :: sacramento {m}
sacred {adj} (made holy)  :: sagrado, sacro
sacred baboon {n} (Papio hamadryas) SEE: hamadryas  ::
sacred cow {n} (something which cannot be tampered with)  :: vaca sagrada {f}
sacredize {v} (to make sacred) SEE: sacralize  ::
sacrifice {n} (something sacrificed)  :: sacrifício {m}
sacrifice {v} (to give away something valuable in order to gain something else of value)  :: sacrificar
sacrifice {v} (to offer as a gift to a deity)  :: sacrificar
sacrilege {n} (desecration, profanation, misuse or violation of something sacred)  :: sacrilégio {m}
sacrilegious {adj} (committing sacrilege)  :: sacrílego
sacrilegiously {adv} (in a sacrilegious manner)  :: sacrilegamente
sacristy {n} (room in a church)  :: sacristia {f}
sacrosanct {adj} (beyond alteration, criticism, or interference, especially due to religious sanction; inviolable)  :: sacrossanto {m}
sacrum {n} (bone at the base of the spine)  :: sacro {m}
sad {adj} (dialect: soggy) SEE: soggy  ::
sad {adj} (feeling sorrow)  :: triste
Saïda {prop} (port city in Lebanon) SEE: Sidon  ::
sadden {v} (make sad or unhappy)  :: entristecer
saddle {n} (seat on a bicycle etc)  :: selim {m}
saddle {n} (seat on an animal)  :: sela {f}
saddle {v} (to put a saddle on)  :: selar
saddlecloth {n}  :: xairel {m}, teliz
saddlemaker {n} (saddler) SEE: saddler  ::
Sadducee {prop} (member of an ancient Jewish sect)  :: saduceu
sadism {n} (enjoyment of inflicting pain)  :: sadismo {m}
sadism {n} (sexual gratification)  :: sadomasoquismo {m}
sadly {adv} (in a sad manner)  :: tristemente
sadly {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately  ::
sadness {n} (state/emotion)  :: tristeza {f}
sad to say {adv} (unfortunately) SEE: unfortunately  ::
safari park {n} (zoo-like attraction)  :: safári parque
safe {adj} (free from risk)  :: seguro
safe {adj} (not in danger)  :: salvo, seguro, a salvo
safe {adj} (properly secured)  :: certo
safe {adj} (providing protection from danger)  :: seguro
safe {adj}  :: salvo, seguro, certo
safe {adj} (slang: wicked - cool - awesome)  :: massa [Brazil], legal [Brazil]
safe {n} (box in which valuables can be locked for safekeeping)  :: cofre {m}
safe and sound {adj} (having come to no harm)  :: são e salvo {m}, sã e salva {f}
safeguard {n} (something that serves as a guard or protection; a defense)  :: salvaguarda {f}
safeguard {v} (to protect, to keep safe)  :: salvaguardar
safely {adv} (in a safe manner)  :: seguramente
safety {n} (condition or feeling of being safe)  :: segurança {f}
safety belt {n} (a belt hat attaches a person to an immovable object for safety)  :: cinto de segurança {m}
safety pin {n} (pin, in the form of a clasp)  :: alfinete {m}, alfinete de fralda {m}, alfinete de dama {m}, alfinete de segurança {m}, alfinete de ama {m}, alfinete-de-ama {m}
saffron {adj} (colour)  :: açafroado
saffron {n} (colour)  :: açafrão
saffron {n} (dye)  :: açafrão {m}
saffron {n} (plant)  :: açafrão {m}
saffron {n} (spice)  :: açafrão {m}
sag {v} (sink)  :: afundar
saga {n} (long epic story)  :: saga {f}
saga {n} (Old Norse Icelandic prose)  :: saga {f}
sagacious {adj} (having or showing keen discernment)  :: sagaz
sage {adj} (wise)  :: sábio, sapiente
sage {n} (plant)  :: sálvia {f}
sage {n} (wise person)  :: sábio {m}
Sagittarius {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Sagitário
Sagittarius {prop} (constellation)  :: Sagitário, Sagitário {m}
sago {n} (a powdered starch obtained from certain palms used as a food thickener)  :: sagu {m}
Sahara {prop} (desert)  :: Saara {m}, Sara {m}
said and done {adj} (agreed to and accomplished or finished)  :: dito e feito
saiga {n} (antelope)  :: saiga {f}
Saigon {prop} (former name of Ho Chi Minh City)  :: Saigon {f}, Saigão {f}
Saigon {prop} (Ho Chi Minh City) SEE: Ho Chi Minh City  ::
sail {n} (a piece of fabric attached to a boat)  :: vela {f}
sail {n} (sailfish) SEE: sailfish  ::
sail {n} (the blade of a windmill)  :: {f}
sail {v} (to ride in a boat, especially sailboat)  :: velejar
sailboat {n} (a boat propelled by sails)  :: veleiro {m}
sailing {n} (motion across water)  :: navegação {f}
sailing ship {n} (type of ship)  :: veleiro {m}
sailor {n} (worker on a ship)  :: marinheiro {m}, marujo {m}
sailplane {n} (sailplane) SEE: glider  ::
sainfoin {n} (perennial herbs)  :: sanfeno {m}
saint {n} ((figuratively) a person with positive qualities)  :: santo {m}, santa {f}
saint {n} (person proclaimed as saint)  :: santo {m}, santa {f}
Saint {n} (title given to a saint)  :: São {m}, Santa {f}
Saint Helena {prop} (island, United Kingdom overseas territory in the Atlantic Ocean)  :: Santa Helena {f}
Saint Kitts and Nevis {prop} (A country in the Caribbean)  :: São Cristóvão e Neves
Saint Lawrence River {prop} (river)  :: São Lourenço {m}
Saint Lucia {prop} (country in the Caribbean)  :: Santa Lúcia
Saint Nicholas {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus  ::
saintpaulia {n} (African violet) SEE: African violet  ::
Saint Petersburg {prop} (city)  :: São Petersburgo {f}
Saint Pierre and Miquelon {prop} (overseas territory of France)  :: São Pedro e Miquelon
Saint Valentine's Day {prop} (Saint Valentine's Day)  :: Dia dos Namorados {m}, Dia de São Valentim {m}
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines {prop} (country in the Caribbean)  :: São Vicente e Granadinas
sake {n} (benefit)  :: bem {m}
sake {n}  :: causa {f}
sake {n} (cause, interest or account)  :: causa {f}
sake {n} (Japanese rice wine)  :: saqué {m} [Portugal], saquê {m} [Brazil]
sake {n} (purpose or end; reason)  :: razão {f}, motivo {m}
Sakhalin {prop} (island in Russia)  :: Sacalina {f}
sakura {n} (cherry blossom) SEE: cherry blossom  ::
sakura {n} (cherry) SEE: cherry  ::
sakura {n} (cherry tree) SEE: cherry tree  ::
salaam alaikum {interj} (Muslim greeting)  :: salamaleque
salacious {adj} (promoting sexual desire or lust)  :: fogoso
salacity {n} (the state or quality of being salacious)  :: salacidade {f}
salad {n} (a food made primarily of a mixture of raw ingredients, typically vegetables)  :: salada {f}
salamander {n} (amphibian)  :: salamandra {f}
salami {n} (sausage)  :: salame {m}
salary {n} (fixed amount of money paid on monthly or annual basis)  :: salário {m}
salat {n} (Islamic prayer)  :: salá {f}
sale {n} (act of putting up for auction to the highest bidder)  :: leilão {m}
sale {n} (exchange of goods or services for currency or credit)  :: venda {f}
sale {n} (sale of goods at reduced prices)  :: liquidação {f}
saleable {adj} (suitable for sale)  :: vendável, vendível
Salekhard {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Salekhard {f}
salesman {n} (man whose job it is to sell things)  :: vendedor {m}
salesperson {n} (salesman or saleswoman)  :: vendedor {m}
saleswoman {n} (woman whose occupation is to sell things)  :: vendedora {f}
saline {adj} (salty)  :: salino
salineness {n} (salineness) SEE: salinity  ::
saliva {n} (liquid secreted into the mouth)  :: saliva {f}
salivary {adj} (of or pertaining to saliva)  :: salivar
salivary gland {n} (Any of exocrine glands producing saliva to break down carbohydrates in food enzymatically)  :: glândula salivar {f}
sally {n} (willow) SEE: willow  ::
salmon {adj} (colour)  :: salmão
salmon {adj} (made with salmon)  :: de salmão
salmon {n} (colour)  :: salmão {m}
salmon {n} (fish)  :: salmão {m}
salmon trout {n} (rainbow trout) SEE: rainbow trout  ::
salon {n} (art gallery)  :: galeria {f}
salon {n} (beauty salon)  :: salão de beleza {m}
salon {n} (large room)  :: salão {m}
saloon {n} (sedan) SEE: sedan  ::
salpinx {n} (Fallopian tube) SEE: Fallopian tube  ::
salt {adj}  :: salgado {m}, salgada {f}
salt {adj} (saline)  :: salino
salt {adj} (salty)  :: salgado
salt {n} (compound of an acid and a base)  :: sal {m}
salt {n} (sailor)  :: marujo {m}
salt {n}  :: sal {m}
salt {n} (salt marsh) SEE: salt marsh  ::
salt {n} (sodium chloride)  :: sal {m}
salt {v} (to add salt to)  :: salgar
salt cellar {n} (container holding salt for use in the kitchen or on a dining table)  :: saleiro {m}
salt cod {n} (Cod that has been dried and salted)  :: bacalhau
saltern {n} (modern saltworks)  :: salina {f}
saltimbanco {n} (street performer)  :: saltimbanco, artista de rua
salting {n} (act)  :: salga {f}
salting {n} (salt marsh) SEE: salt marsh  ::
saltire {n} (Saint Andrew's cross) SEE: Saint Andrew's cross  ::
salt of the earth {n} (a decent, dependable person)  :: sal da terra {m}
saltpetre {n} (potassium nitrate)  :: salitre
saltpetre {n} (sodium nitrate)  :: salitre
salt shaker {n} (a small container designed to hold salt and facilitate sprinkling)  :: saleiro {m}
salt water {n} (brine) SEE: brine  ::
salty {adj} (containing salt)  :: salgado
salty {adj}  :: salgado
salty {adj} (tasting of salt)  :: salgado
salty dog {n} (seadog) SEE: seadog  ::
salute {n}  :: saudação {f}
salute {v}  :: saudar
Salvadorian {adj} (Salvadoran) SEE: Salvadoran  ::
Salvadorian {n} (Salvadoran) SEE: Salvadoran  ::
salvation {n} (the process of being saved (religion))  :: salvação {f}
salvo {n} (concentrated fire from pieces of artillery)  :: salva {f}
Salzburg {prop} (capital)  :: Salisburgo {f}, Salzburgo {f}, Salzburg {f}
Salzburg {prop} (state)  :: Salisburgo {f}, Salzburgo {f}, Salzburg {f}
Samara {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Samara {f}
Samaria {prop} (Both city and part of ancient Palestine)  :: Samaria {f}
Samaritan {adj} (of or relating to Samaria or the Samaritans)  :: samaritano
Samaritan {n} (a native or inhabitant of Samaria)  :: samaritano {m}
samarium {n} (chemical element)  :: samário {m}
Samarkand {prop} (city in Uzbekistan)  :: Samarcanda {f}, Samarkand {f}, Samarcand {f}, Samarcande {f}, Samarkande {f}, Samarkanda {f}
samba {n} (Brazilian ballroom dance)  :: samba {m}
same {adj} (not different as regards self; identical)  :: mesmo {m}, o mesmo
same {adj} (similar, alike)  :: mesmo
same {pron} (something similar, something of the identical type)  :: mesmo
same {pron} (the identical thing)  :: mesmo {m}
same old story {n} (the repetition of an annoying occurrence)  :: o mesmo de sempre
same-sex marriage {n} (gay marriage) SEE: gay marriage  ::
Sami {n} (member of indigenous people of Lapland)  :: lapão {m}, lapônio {m}
Sami {prop} (Sami language)  :: lapão {m}, lapônio {m}
Samian {adj} (of or pertaining to the island of Samos)  :: sâmio, samiano
Samian {n} (a native or inhabitant of Samos)  :: sâmio {m}, samiano {m}
samisen {n} (shamisen) SEE: shamisen  ::
samlaw {n} (pedicab) SEE: pedicab  ::
Samnite {n} (a native of Samnium)  :: samnita {m-f}
Samnium {prop} (region of Italy)  :: Sâmnio {m}
Samoa {prop} (Independent State of Samoa)  :: Samoa
Samoan {adj} (of or pertaining to Samoa)  :: samoano
Samoan {n} (person)  :: samoano
Samoan {prop} (Samoan language)  :: samoano
Samogitian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to the region of Samogitia, or its people)  :: samogiciano
Samogitian {prop} (Baltic language spoken in Samogitia)  :: samogiciano {m}
samogon {n} (moonshine) SEE: moonshine  ::
Samos {prop} (an island belonging to the Sporades and a city)  :: Samos {f}
samosa {n} (Indian snack)  :: chamuça {f}
Samosata {prop} (city in Commagene)  :: Samosata {f}
samovar {n} (metal urn with a spigot, for boiling water for making tea)  :: samovar {m}
sampan {n} (Chinese boat)  :: sampana {f}
sample {n} (part taken for inspection)  :: amostra {f}
Samuel {prop} (biblical person)  :: Samuel {m}
Samuel {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Samuel {m}
Samuel {prop} (male given name)  :: Samuel {m}
samurai {n} (feudal Japanese warrior)  :: samurai {m}
séance {n} (a ceremony where people try to communicate with the spirits)  :: sessão espírita {f}
sanctuary {n} (area set aside for protection)  :: santuário {m}
sanctuary {n} (consecrated area)  :: santuário {m}
sanctuary {n} (place of safety or protection)  :: refúgio {m}
sand {adj} (colour)  :: areia
sand {n} (beach)  :: praia {f}
sand {n} (colour)  :: areia {m}
sand {n} (finely ground rock)  :: areia {f}
sand {v} (to abrade with sand or sandpaper)  :: arear
sand {v} (to cover with sand)  :: arear
sandal {n} (sandalwood) SEE: sandalwood  ::
sandal {n} (type of footwear)  :: sandália, chinelo
sandalwood {n}  :: sândalo {m}
Sandaun {prop} (province of northwestern Papua New Guinea)  :: Sepik Ocidental
sandbank {n} (ridge of sand)  :: banco de areia {m}
sandbox {n} (box with sand for children)  :: caixa de areia {f}
sandbox {n} (wiki sandbox)  :: zona de testes {f}
sandcastle {n} (a sculpture made of sand and resembling a miniature castle)  :: castelo de areia {m}
sand cat {n} (small wild cat)  :: gato-do-deserto {m}
sand crab {n} (crab of the Hippoidea superfamily)  :: tatuí {m}
sand dollar {n} (any echinoderm of the order Clypeasteroida)  :: bolacha-da-praia {f}
sandhi {n} (a phonological process)  :: sândi {m}
Sandinista {n} (member of the Sandinista National Liberation Fron)  :: sandinista {m-f}
sandlike {adj} (resembling sand)  :: areniforme
sandman {n} (figure who brings good sleep and dreams)  :: João Pestana {m}, joão-pestana {m}
sandpaper {n} (paper coated with abrasive material)  :: lixa {f}
sandstone {n} (sand/clay sedimentary rock)  :: arenito {m}
sandstorm {n} (strong wind carrying clouds of sand)  :: tempestade de areia {f}
sandwich {n} (open sandwich) SEE: open sandwich  ::
sandwich {n} (snack consisting of two slices of bread)  :: sanduíche {m} [Brazil], sandes {f} [Portugal], sanduba [Brazil]
sandy {adj} (covered with sand)  :: areado, arenado
sandy {adj} (like sand)  :: areoso
sane {adj} (mentally healthy)  :: são {m}, {f}
San Francisco {prop} (San Francisco, California city)  :: São Francisco
sanguinary {adj} (accompanied by bloodshed)  :: sanguinário {m}
sanguinary {adj} (eager for bloodshed)  :: sanguinário {m}
sanguine {n} (blood red colour)  :: sanguíneo
sanitary napkin {n} (pad of cotton or other absorbent material)  :: absorvente íntimo {m}
sanitary towel {n} (pad of cotton) SEE: sanitary napkin  ::
sanitation {n}  :: saneamento {m}
San Marino {prop} (capital city)  :: San Marino {f}
San Marino {prop} (Republic of San Marino)  :: São Marinho, São Marino {m}, San Marino {m}
sans {prep} (without)  :: sem
Sanskrit {prop} (language)  :: sânscrito {m}
Santa {prop} (Santa Claus) SEE: Santa Claus  ::
Santa Claus {prop} (A modern mythological figure)  :: Pai Natal {m}, Papai Noel {m} [Brazil]
Santa Fé {prop} (city)  :: Santa Fé
Santa Fe {prop} (capital city of New mexico)  :: Santa Fé
Santiago {prop} (city in Chile)  :: Santiago {f}
sap {n} (juice of plant)  :: seiva
saponin {n} (steroid glycoside)  :: saponina {f}
sapper {n} (combat engineer)  :: sapador
Sapphic {adj} (sapphic) SEE: sapphic  ::
sapphire {n} (gem)  :: safira {f}
sapphism {n} (lesbianism)  :: safismo
Sappho {prop} (Greek female name)  :: Safo
sappy {adj} (excessively sweet, emotional, nostalgic; cheesy; mushy)  :: piegas
Sara {prop} (female given name) SEE: Sarah  ::
Sarah {prop} ( given name from Hebrew)  :: Sara
Sarah {prop} (Wife of Abraham)  :: Sara {f}
Sarajevo {prop} (city)  :: Sarajevo {f} [Portugal], Saraievo {f} [Brazil]
Saransk {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Saransk {f}
Saratov {prop} (city)  :: Saratov {f}
sarcasm {n} (derision, facetiousness)  :: sarcasmo
sarcastic {adj} (Containing sarcasm)  :: sarcástico {m}
sarcastic {adj} (Having the personality trait of expressing sarcasm)  :: sarcástico {m}
sarcomere {n} (contractile unit in a striated muscle's myofibril)  :: sarcómero {m}, sarcômero {m}
sarcophagus {n} (coffin)  :: sarcófago {m}
sardine {n} (fish)  :: sardinha {f}
Sardinia {prop} (island of Italy)  :: Sardenha
Sardinian {adj} (relating to Sardinia)  :: sardo {m}, sardenho {m}
Sardinian {n} (person from Sardinia)  :: sardo {m}, sardenho {m}
Sardinian {prop} (language)  :: sardo {m}
sardonic {adj} (ironically humorous)  :: sardónico [Portugal], sardônico [Brazil]
sardonic {adj} (scornfully mocking)  :: sardónico [Portugal], sardônico [Brazil]
Sargon {prop}  :: Sargão
sari {n} (cloth)  :: sari {m}
Sarkozy {prop} (surname)  :: Sarkozy
sash {n} (decorative length of cloth)  :: faixa {f}
sashimi {n} (type of sushi)  :: sashimi {m}
Saskatchewan {prop} (Province in western Canada)  :: Saskatchewan {m}
sass {n} (backtalk,sarcasm,cheek)  :: atrevimento
sassy {adj} (bold and spirited; cheeky)  :: ousado
sassy {adj} (impudent)  :: espevitado, atrevido
sassy {adj} (saucy (warning: it's not clear to which sense of "saucy" these translations belong))  :: atrevido
sassy {adj} (vigorous)  :: corajoso
Satan {prop} (the Devil)  :: Satanás {m}, Satã
satanical {adj} (satanic) SEE: satanic  ::
Satanism {n} (a religion founded by Anton Szandor LaVey)  :: satanismo
Satanism {n} (devil worship)  :: satanismo {m}
satay {n} (dish)  :: satay
sate {v} (To satisfy; fill up)  :: saciar
satellite {n} (man-made apparatus designed to be placed in orbit around a celestial body)  :: satélite {m}
satellite {n} (smaller body orbiting a larger one)  :: satélite {m}
satiable {adj} (capable of being sated)  :: saciável
satiate {v} (satisfy)  :: saciar
satiate {v} (satisfy to excess)  :: saciar
satin {n} (cloth with a glossy surface and a dull back)  :: cetim {m}
satire {n} (literary technique)  :: sátira {f}
satiric {adj} (satirical) SEE: satirical  ::
satirical {adj} (of or pertaining to satire)  :: satírico
satisfaction {n} (fulfillment of a need or desire)  :: satisfação {f}
satisfaction {n} (pleasure obtained by such fulfillment)  :: satisfação {f}
satisfaction {n}  :: satisfação {f}
satisfaction {n} (source of such gratification)  :: satisfação {f}
satisfactorily {adv} (in satisfactory manner)  :: satisfatoriamente
satisfactory {adj} (adequate or sufficient)  :: satisfatório
satisfied {adj} (in a state of satisfaction)  :: satisfeito, saciado
satisfy {v} (to meet needs, to fulfill)  :: satisfazer
satrap {n} (governor of a Persian province)  :: sátrapa {m}
satrapy {n} (territory)  :: satrapia {f}
saturate {v} (to become penetrated or soaked)  :: saturar
saturate {v} (to cause a substance to become inert by chemical combination with all that it can hold)  :: saturar
saturation {n}  :: saturação
Saturday {n} (day of the week)  :: sábado {m}
Saturn {prop} (god)  :: Saturno {m}
Saturn {prop} (planet)  :: Saturno {m}
saturnine {adj} (gloomy, depressed, dull)  :: saturnino {m}, saturnino {f}
saturnism {n} (lead poisoning) SEE: plumbism  ::
satyr {n} (Greek mythology)  :: sátiro {m}
satyriasis {n} (uncontrollable sexual desire)  :: satiríase
sauce {n} (liquid condiment)  :: molho {m}
saucepan {n} (deep cooking vessel)  :: panela {f}
saucer {n} (small dish)  :: pires {m}
Saudi {adj} (pertaining to Saudi Arabia)  :: saudita
Saudi {n} (person from Saudi Arabia)  :: saudita {m} {f}
Saudi Arabia {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Arábia Saudita {f}
sauerkraut {n} (a dish made by fermenting finely chopped cabbage)  :: chucrute {m}
Saul {prop} (male given name)  :: Saulo {m}
Saul {prop} (original name of Paul)  :: Saulo {m}
sauna {n} (act of using a sauna)  :: banho de sauna {m}
sauna {n} (sauna room or house)  :: sauna {f}
sauna {v} (to use a sauna)  :: tomar banho de sauna
sausage {n} (for slicing)  :: salsicha {f}, linguiça {f}
sausage {n} (sausage-shaped thing)  :: salsichão {m}
sausage {n} (small, uncooked)  :: salsicha {f}, linguiça {f}
savage {adj} (Wild, not cultivated)  :: selvagem
savage {n} (uncivilized or feral person)  :: selvagem {m} {f}
savagery {n} (Act of cruelty)  :: selvageria {f}
savagery {n} (Being savage)  :: selvageria {f}
savagery {n} (Savage or brutal behaviour)  :: selvageria {f}
savanna {n} (tropical grassland with scattered trees)  :: savana, [Angola] anhara {f}, [Angola] chana {f}
savannah {n} (savanna) SEE: savanna  ::
save {v} (accumulate money)  :: poupar, guardar
save {v} (economize)  :: poupar
save {v} (store for future use)  :: armazenar, estocar, guardar
save {v} (to help someone to survive)  :: ajudar, salvar, socorrer
save {v} (to write a file to a disk)  :: guardar [Portugal], salvar [Brazil]
savior {n} (a person who rescues another from harm)  :: salvador {m}
savory {adj} (Salty or non-sweet)  :: salgado
savory {adj} (Tasty, attractive to the palate)  :: saboroso {m}, apetitoso {m}, gostoso {m}
savory {n} (herb of genus Satureja)  :: segurelha {f}
savour {v} (savour) SEE: savor  ::
Savoy {n} (Savoy cabbage) SEE: Savoy cabbage  ::
Savoy {prop} (a historical region of western Europe)  :: Savoia {f}
savvy {adj} (well-informed and perceptive)  :: sábio
savvy {interj} ((informal) do you understand?)  :: sacou?
savvy {v} ((informal) to understand)  :: saber
saw {n} (musical saw) SEE: musical saw  ::
saw {n} (sawtooth wave) SEE: sawtooth  ::
saw {n} (saying or proverb)  :: provérbio {m}
saw {n} (tool)  :: serra {f}, serrote {m}
saw {v} (cut with a saw)  :: serrar
sawdust {n} (dust created by sawing)  :: serragem {f}
sawm {n} (fasting, abstention)  :: sawm {f}
sawmill {n} (machine, building or company)  :: serraria {f}
sawtooth {n} (sawtooth wave) SEE: sawtooth wave  ::
sawtooth wave {n} (function or waveform that ramps upwards and then sharply drops)  :: onda dente de serra {f}
Saxon {adj} (of Saxons, Saxony or Saxon language)  :: saxão, saxônio, saxônico
Saxon {n} (member of Saxon tribe)  :: saxão {m}, saxônio {m}, saxônico {m}
Saxon {n} (native or inhabitant of Saxony)  :: saxão {m}, saxônio {m}
Saxon {prop} (language of the Saxons)  :: saxão {m}, saxônico {m}
Saxony {prop} (state)  :: Saxónia {f} [Portugal], Saxônia {f} [Brazil]
saxophone {n} (a musical instrument of the woodwind family)  :: saxofone {m}
say {v} (imperative: let's say)  :: suponhamos, digamos
say {v} (to communicate verbally or in writing)  :: dizer, falar
say {v} (to have a common expression)  :: diz-se, dizem
say {v} (to indicate in a written form)  :: dizer
say {v} (to pronounce)  :: dizer, falar
say {v} (to recite)  :: recitar
say grace {v} (say a prayer of thanks)  :: dar graças
saying {n} (proverb or maxim)  :: ditado {m}, provérbio {m}
scab {n} (incrustation over a wound)  :: crosta {f}
scab {n} (mange) SEE: mange  ::
scab {n} (scabies) SEE: scabies  ::
scab {n} (strikebreaker) SEE: strikebreaker  ::
scabbard {n} (the sheath of a sword)  :: bainha {f}
scabies {n} (an infestation of parasitic mites, Sarcoptes scabiei)  :: sarna {f}
scaffold {n} (platform for executions)  :: cadafalso {m}
scaffold {n} (structure made of scaffolding, for workers to stand on while working on a building)  :: andaime {m}
scaffolding {n} (system of tubes or poles used to support people and material)  :: andaime {m} [Brazil]
scalability {n} (property of being scalable)  :: escalabilidade
scalar {adj}  :: escalar
scalar {n}  :: escalar {m}
scalar product {n} (product of two vectors)  :: produto escalar {m}, produto interno {m}
scald {v} (to burn with hot fluid)  :: escaldar
scale {n} (assigning a magnitude)  :: escala {f}
scale {n} (device)  :: balança {f}
scale {n} (dish of a balance)  :: prato {m}
scale {n} (keratin pieces covering the skin of certain animals)  :: escama {f}
scale {n} (limescale) SEE: limescale  ::
scale {n} (ordered numerical sequence)  :: escala {f}
scale {n} (ratio of distances)  :: escala {f}
scale {n} (series of notes)  :: escala {f}
scale {n} (size or scope)  :: tamanho {m}
scale {v} (remove the scales of)  :: escamar, descamar
scale {v} (to climb)  :: escalar, subir
scales {n} (device for weighing goods for sale)  :: balança {f}
scallion {n} (Allium fistulosum)  :: cebolinha-verde
scallop {n} (mollusc)  :: vieira
scalp {n} (bed of shellfish) SEE: scaup  ::
scalp {n} (part of head where the hair grows)  :: couro cabeludo {m}
scalp {v} (to remove part of the head)  :: escalpelar
scalpel {n} (small straight knife)  :: bisturi
scalper {n} (one who sells tickets unofficially)  :: cambista {m} {f}
scaly anteater {n} (pangolin) SEE: pangolin  ::
scam {n} (fraudulent deal)  :: pilantragem, golpe {m}
scam {v} (to defraud or embezzle)  :: aplicar um golpe, lograr
scan {n} (instance of scanning)  :: varredura {f}
scan {v} (create a digital copy of an image using a scanner)  :: escanear
scan {v} (examine sequentially)  :: varrer
scan {v} (form a poetic metre)  :: escandir
scandal {n} (incident that brings disgrace)  :: escândalo {m}
Scandinavia {prop} (Denmark, Norway, and Sweden)  :: Escandinávia {f}
Scandinavia {prop} (Scandinavian Peninsula) SEE: Scandinavian Peninsula  ::
Scandinavian {adj} (of Scandinavia)  :: escandinavo
Scandinavian {n} (someone from Scandinavia)  :: escandinavo {m}
Scandinavian Peninsula {prop} (peninsula in Northern Europe, see also: Scandinavia)  :: Escandinávia {f}
scandium {n} (chemical element)  :: escândio {m}
scanner {n} (device which scans documents)  :: escâner {m}, scanner {m}
scanner {n}  :: varredor {m}
scansion {n} (the act of analysing the meter of poetry)  :: escansão {f}
scanty {adj}  :: escasso, insuficiente, raro
scapegoat {n} (a goat imbued with the sins of the people)  :: bode expiatório {m}
scapegoat {n} (someone punished for someone else's error(s))  :: bode expiatório {m}
scapegoat {v} (to punish someone for the error of someone else)  :: fazer de bode expiatório
scaphoid {n} (scaphoid bone) SEE: scaphoid bone  ::
scaphoid bone {n} (carpal bone of the wrist)  :: escafoide {m}
scapula {n} (large flat bone) SEE: shoulder blade  ::
scar {n} (a permanent mark on the skin sometimes caused by the healing of a wound)  :: cicatriz {f}
scarab {n}  :: escaravelho {m}
scarab {n} (Scarabaeus sacer)  :: escaravelho {m}
scarce {adj}  :: escasso
scarcely {adv}  :: dificilmente
scarcity {n} (an inadequate amount of something; a shortage)  :: escassez {f}, carestia {f}
scarcity {n} (the condition of something being scarce or deficient)  :: escassez {f}
scare {n} (minor fright)  :: susto
scare {v} (to frighten)  :: assustar
scarecrow {n} (an effigy made to scare the birds away)  :: espantalho
scared {adj} (afraid, frightened)  :: assustado {m}
scared shitless {adj} (terrified) SEE: scared stiff  ::
scarf {n} (headscarf) SEE: headscarf  ::
scarf {n} (long garment worn around the neck)  :: cachecol {m}, echarpe {f}
scarlatina {n} (scarlet fever) SEE: scarlet fever  ::
scarlet {adj} (colour)  :: escarlate
scarlet {n} (colour)  :: escarlate
scarlet {n}  :: escarlate
scarlet fever {n} (streptococcal infection)  :: escarlatina {f}
scary {adj} (causing, or able to cause, fright)  :: assustador
scathing {adj} (harshly or bitterly critical)  :: ferino {m}
scatter {v} (to cause to separate)  :: espalhar, dispersar
scatter {v} (to disperse)  :: espalhar
scatter {v} (to distribute loosely)  :: espalhar
scatterbrain {n} (flighty, disorganized or forgetful person.)  :: distraído
scatterbrained {adj} (absent-minded) SEE: absent-minded  ::
scavenge {v} (to collect and remove refuse)  :: catar {m}
scavenger {n} (street sweeper)  :: gari {m}
scenario {n} (outline of the plot of a dramatic or literary work)  :: cenário {m}
scenario {n} (outline or model of an expected or supposed sequence of events)  :: cenário {m}
scene {n} (landscape, scenery) SEE: scenery  ::
scene {n} ((theater) the stage) SEE: stage  ::
scene {n} (the location of an event that attracts attention)  :: cena {f}
scent {n}  :: cheiro {m} , perfume {m}
scent {n} (distinctive odour or smell)  :: cheiro {m}, aroma {m}, odor {m}
scent {n} (figuratively: any traces that can be followed)  :: pista {f}
scent {n} (odour left by animal)  :: cheiro {m}
scent {n} (perfume)  :: perfume {m}, fragrância {f}
scent {n} (sense of smell)  :: olfato {m}
scent {v} (to detect the scent of)  :: sentir (o) cheiro (de)
scent {v} (to impart an odour to)  :: perfumar, odorizar
sceptic {n} (skeptic) SEE: skeptic  ::
sceptical {adj} (having, or expressing doubt)  :: [Brazil] cético, [Portugal] céptico
sceptical {adj} (related to scepticism)  :: [Brazil] cético, [Portugal] céptico
sceptre {n} (ornamental staff)  :: cetro
schadenfreude {n} (malicious enjoyment derived from observing someone else's misfortune)  :: Schadenfreude {f}
schedule {n} (time-based plan of events)  :: agenda, cronograma
schedule {v} (to create a schedule)  :: agendar
Scheherazade {prop} (a female name)  :: Xerazade {f}
Scheldt {prop} (river)  :: Escalda {m}, Rio Escalda {m}
scheme {n} (a systematic plan of future action)  :: planejamento {m}
scheme {n} (chart or diagram)  :: esquema {m}
scheme {n}  :: esquema {m}
scheme {n} (orderly combination of related parts)  :: esquema {m}
scheme {n} (secret, devious plan)  :: esquema {m}
Schiller {prop} (surname)  :: Schiller
schism {n} (split within Christianity)  :: cisma {f}
schistosomiasis {n} (various diseases)  :: esquistossomose
schistous {adj} (schistose) SEE: schistose  ::
schizophrenia {n} (illness)  :: esquizofrenia {f}
Schleswig-Holstein {prop} (state)  :: Schleswig-Holstein {m}
schmo {n} (schmuck) SEE: schmuck  ::
schnitzel {n} (a meat dish)  :: schnitzel {m}
schnoz {n} (schnozzle) SEE: schnozzle  ::
schnoz {n} (schnozzle) SEE: schnozzle  ::
scholar {n} (learned person)  :: erudito {m}, douto {m}
scholar {n} (specialist in a particular branch of knowledge)  :: erudito {m}, especialista, acadêmico {m}, estudioso {m}
scholarship {n} (knowledge)  :: sabedoria
scholarship {n} (study allowance)  :: bolsa de estudos
school {n} (a department/institute at a college or university)  :: faculdade {f}
school {n} (a group of fish)  :: cardume {m}
school {n} (an institution dedicated to teaching and learning before college or university)  :: escola {f}
school {n} (an institution dedicated to teaching and learning)  :: escola {f}, colégio {m}
school {n} (a particular doctrine)  :: escola {f}, doutrina {f}
school {n} (college or university)  :: universidade {f}
school {v} (educate, teach, or train)  :: educar, instruir, ensinar, escolarizar
school bus {n} (transport for schoolchildren)  :: ônibus escolar
schoolchild {n} (young person attending school or of an age to attend school)  :: estudante {m-f}
school counselor {n} (school-oriented counselor)  :: orientador educacional {m}, orientadora educacional {f}
schoolie {n} (schoolteacher) SEE: teacher  ::
schoolmate {n} (person who attended school with the subject)  :: colega de escola {m} {f}
school shark {n} (Galeorhinus galeus)  :: tubarão-vitamínico {m}
school sores {n} (impetigo) SEE: impetigo  ::
schoolteacher {n} (teacher) SEE: teacher  ::
schooner {n} (sailing ship)  :: escuna {f}
Schrödinger's cat {prop} (thought experiment)  :: gato de Schrödinger {m}
science {n} (collective discipline of learning acquired through the scientific method)  :: ciência {f}
science {n} (fact of knowing something)  :: ciência {f}
science {n} (knowledge gained through study or practice)  :: ciência {f}
science {n} (particular discipline or branch of learning)  :: ciência {f}
science fiction {n} (fiction)  :: ficção científica
scientific {adj} (of or having to do with science)  :: científico {m}, científica {f}
scientifically {adv} (from a scientific perspective)  :: cientificamente
scientifically {adv} (methodically) SEE: methodically  ::
scientifically {adv} (using science or methods of science)  :: cientificamente
scientific name {n} (formal name)  :: nome científico {m}
scientist {n} (one whose activities make use of scientific method)  :: cientista {m} {f}
Scientology {n} (belief system developed by L. Ron Hubbard)  :: cientologia {f}
scimitar {n} (sword with curved blade)  :: cimitarra {f}
scion {n} (descendant)  :: descendente
scion {n} (heir to a throne)  :: herdeiro {m}
scissors {n} (tool used for cutting)  :: tesoura {f}
scold {n} (person fond of abusive language, particularly a woman)  :: megera {f}
scold {v}  :: ralhar, repreender
scold {v} (rebuke) SEE: rebuke  ::
scolding {n} (succession of critical remarks)  :: sermão {m}, bronca {f}
Scooby-Doo {prop} (the fictional dog)  :: Scooby-Doo {m}
scoop {n} (news learned and reported before anyone else)  :: furo jornalístico
scooter {n} (a child's foot-operated vehicle)  :: patinete {m}
scooter {n} (motor-scooter)  :: motoneta, lambreta
scope {n} (breadth, depth or reach of a subject; a domain)  :: âmbito {m}
scope {n} (device used in aiming a projectile)  :: mira {f}
score {n} (musical composition in a format indicating how the composition is to be played)  :: partitura {f}
score {n} (number of points accrued, expressed as a ratio or a series of numbers)  :: resultado {m}
score {n} (number of points earned)  :: marcador {m}, pontuação {f}
score {n} (performance of an individual or group on an examination or test)  :: resultado {m}, pontuação {f}
score {n} (twenty)  :: vintena {f}
score {v} (intransitive: to earn points in a game)  :: pontuar
score {v} (to have sexual intercourse)  :: faturar
score {v} (transitive: to earn points in a game)  :: pontuar
scorer {n} (scorekeeper) SEE: scorekeeper  ::
scorn {n} (contempt, disdain)  :: desprezo {m}, escárnio {m}, desdém {m}
scorn {v} (to feel contempt or disdain for something or somebody)  :: desprezar, desdenhar, menosprezar
Scorpio {prop} (astrological sign)  :: Escorpião {m}
Scorpio {prop} (constellation) SEE: Scorpius  ::
scorpion {n} (any of various arachnids of the order Scorpiones)  :: escorpião {m}, lacrau {m}
Scorpius {prop} (astrological sign) SEE: Scorpio  ::
Scorpius {prop} (constellation)  :: Escorpião {m}
scorzonera {n} (black salsify) SEE: black salsify  ::
Scot {n} (a person born in or native to Scotland)  :: escocês {m}, escocesa {f}
Scotch crow {n} (hooded crow) SEE: hooded crow  ::
Scotch tape {prop} (adhesive tape)  :: fita adesiva {f}
scotfree {adv} (scot-free) SEE: scot-free  ::
Scotland {prop} (country in northwest Europe to the north of England)  :: Escócia {f}
Scots {prop} (Lowland Scots language)  :: scots {m}
Scots Gaelic {prop} (Scottish Gaelic) SEE: Scottish Gaelic  ::
Scotsman {n} (a man from Scotland)  :: escocês
Scottish {adj} (of a person)  :: escocês
Scottish {adj} (of a thing or concept)  :: escocês
Scottish {prop} (the people of Scotland)  :: escoceses {m-p}
Scottish Gaelic {prop} (The Gaelic language of Scotland)  :: gaélico escocês {m}
scoundrel {n} (villain)  :: canalha {m}
scourge {n} (a persistent pest, illness, or source of trouble)  :: flagelo {m}
scourge {v} (to strike with a scourge)  :: flagelar
scouring pad {n} (abrasive pad) SEE: scourer  ::
scout {n} (act of scouting)  :: batimento {m}
scout {n} (member of the scout movement)  :: escoteiro {m}
scout {n} (one who identifies promising talent)  :: olheiro {m}
scout {n} (person sent out to gain and bring in tidings)  :: batedor
scout {v} (to explore a wide terrain)  :: bater
scouting {n}  :: escotismo {m}
scrabble {v} (to scribble) SEE: scribble  ::
Scrabble {prop} (board game with interlocking words)  :: Scrabble {m}
scrambled egg {n} (scrambled eggs) SEE: scrambled eggs  ::
scrambled eggs {n} (dish)  :: ovos mexidos {m-p}
scrap {n} (discarded metal)  :: sucata {f}
scrap {n} (leftover food)  :: restos {m-p}
scrap {n} (small leftover piece)  :: apara {f}, retalho {m}
scrape {n} (injury)  :: ralado {m}
scrape {v} (draw an object along while exerting pressure)  :: arranhar, raspar
scrape {v} (injure by scraping)  :: ralar
scrapheap {n} (junkyard) SEE: junkyard  ::
scrapie {n} (A degenerative prion disease)  :: scrapie {f}
scrapyard {n} (a junkyard, a place where scrap is stored, discarded or resold)  :: ferro-velho
scratch {n}  :: arranhão
scratch {v} (To delete)  :: apagar, riscar
scratch {v} (To mark a surface with a sharp object)  :: arranhar
scratch {v} (To rub a surface with a sharp object)  :: coçar, rascar, raspar
scratch {v} (To rub the skin with rough material)  :: raspar
scratch together {v} (collect small amounts) SEE: scrape together  ::
scream {n} (loud exclamation)  :: grito {m}, berro
scream {v} (to make the sound of a scream)  :: gritar
screech owl {n} (Megascops)  :: corujinha {f}
screech owl {n} (Tyto alba)  :: coruja-das-torres {f}
screen {n} (informational viewing area)  :: tela {f}, ecrã {m}
screen {n} (material woven from fine wires)  :: filtro {m}
screen {n} (physical divider)  :: anteparo {m}
screen {n} (viewing area of a movie)  :: tela {f}, [Portugal] ecrã {f}
screen {v} (film, television: to present publicly)  :: exibir
screen {v} (to filter)  :: filtrar
screen {v} (to fit with a screen)  :: telar
screen {v} (to remove information)  :: filtrar
screencap {n} (screenshot) SEE: screenshot  ::
screensaver {n}  :: descanso de tela {m}, [Brazil] protetor de tela {m}
screenshot {n} (image of computer screen output)  :: screenshot {m}, captura de tela {f} [Brazil]
screenwriter {n} (one who writes for the screen)  :: roteirista {m} {f}
screw {n} (act of screwing)  :: trepada {f}
screw {n} (Archimedes screw) SEE: Archimedes screw  ::
screw {n} (backspin) SEE: backspin  ::
screw {n} (fastener)  :: parafuso {m}
screw {n} (ship’s propeller)  :: hélice {f}
screw {v} (to cheat or treat unfairly)  :: foder, sacanear
screw {v} (to connect or assemble pieces using a screw)  :: aparafusar
screw {v} (to have sexual intercourse with)  :: foder, trepar, meter
screwdriver {n} (drink)  :: vodca com suco de laranja {f}
screwdriver {n} (tool)  :: chave de fenda {f}
screwed {adj}  :: fudido
scribe {n} (one who writes; a draughtsman)  :: escriba
script {n} (a system of writing)  :: escrita {f}
script {n} (procedure or program in computing)  :: script {m}
script {n} (text of the dialogue and action for a drama)  :: script {m}, roteiro {m}
script {n} (writing; written document)  :: escrito {m}
script {n} (written characters, style of writing)  :: escrita {f}
Scripture {n} (Bible) SEE: Bible  ::
Scripture {n} (Edda) SEE: Edda  ::
Scripture {n} (Koran) SEE: Koran  ::
Scripture {n} (Tanakh) SEE: Tanakh  ::
scriptwriter {n} (screenwriter) SEE: screenwriter  ::
scroll {n} (roll of paper or parchment)  :: pergaminho {m}, rolo {m}
scroll bar {n} (graphical widget)  :: barra de rolagem {f} [Brazil], barra de deslocamento {f} [Portugal]
scrooge {n} (miserly person)  :: sovina {m} {f}
scrotal {adj} (scrotal)  :: escrotal
scrotum {n} (the bag of the skin and muscle that contains the testicles)  :: escroto {m}
scrounge {n} (scrounger) SEE: scrounger  ::
scrub {n} (cancellation) SEE: cancellation  ::
scrub {v} (to rub hard)  :: esfregar
scrummaging machine {n} (scrum machine) SEE: scrum machine  ::
scruple {n} (hesitation from the difficulty of determining what is right)  :: escrúpulo {m}
scrupulous {adj} (meticulous)  :: escrupuloso
scrutinise {v} (scrutinize) SEE: scrutinize  ::
scrutinize {v} (to examine with great care)  :: escrutinizar
scrutiny {n}  :: [Brazil] escrutínio, exame minucioso
scrutny {n}  :: [Brazil] escrutínio, exame minucioso
scrutore {n} (escritoire) SEE: escritoire  ::
sculptor {n} (a person who sculpts)  :: escultor {m}
sculpture {n} (art of sculpting)  :: escultura
sculpture {n} (work of art created by sculpting)  :: escultura {f}
scum {n} (person or persons considered to be reprehensible)  :: escória {f}
scumbag {n} (condom) SEE: condom  ::
scurrilous {adj} (coarse, vulgar, abusive, or slanderous)  :: obsceno
scurrilous {adj} (foul-mouthed)  :: obsceno
scurvy {n} (deficiency of vitamin C)  :: [Brazil] escorbuto {m}
scutch grass {n} (Bermuda grass) SEE: Bermuda grass  ::
scythe {n} (farm tool)  :: gadanha, foice {f}
scythe {v} (to cut with a scythe)  :: ceifar, gadanhar, segar
Sczedrzik {prop} (Szczedrzyk) SEE: Szczedrzyk  ::
sea {n} (body of water)  :: mar {m}
sea anemone {n} (polyp)  :: anémona-do-mar {f} [Portugal], anêmona-do-mar {f} [Brazil]
sea bass {n} (salt-water fish)  :: robalo {m}
seabed {n} (floor or bottom of the sea or ocean)  :: fundo do mar, solo oceânico
seaborgium {n} (chemical element with atomic number 106)  :: seabórgio {m}
sea cucumber {n} (sea cucumber)  :: pepino-do-mar {m}
seadog {n} (dogfish) SEE: dogfish  ::
seadog {n} (sailor accustomed to the sea)  :: [lit.: sea wolf] lobo do mar {m}
sea eagle {n} (Haliaeetus albicilla) SEE: white-tailed eagle  ::
seafarer {n} (sailor) SEE: sailor  ::
seafaring {adj} (fit to travel on the sea) SEE: seagoing  ::
seafood {n} (seafood)  :: fruto do mar {m}
seagull {n} (bird of the family Laridae)  :: gaivota {f}
sea horse {n} (fish)  :: cavalo-marinho {m}
seal {n} (pattern, design)  :: selo {m}, timbre {m}, sinete {m}
seal {n} (pinniped)  :: foca {f}
seal {n} (security against leakage)  :: vedação {f}
seal {n} (something designed to prevent liquids or gasses from leaking)  :: vedação {f}
seal {n} (something which will be visibly damaged when a container is opened)  :: selo de segurança {m}
seal {v} (to close securely)  :: vedar
seal {v} (to fasten (something) closed so that it cannot be opened without visible damage)  :: selar
seal {v} (to place a seal on (a document))  :: selar
seal {v} (to prevent people or vehicles from crossing (something))  :: interditar
sea leopard {n} (Hydrurga leptonyx) SEE: leopard seal  ::
sea lettuce {n} (beach cabbage) SEE: beach cabbage  ::
sea lettuce {n} (sand lettuce) SEE: sand lettuce  ::
sea lettuce {n} (slender sea lettuce) SEE: slender sea lettuce  ::
sea level {n} (nominal height of the surface of the oceans above which heights of geographical features and aircraft flight levels are measured)  :: nível do mar {m}
sea lily {n} (stalked crinoid)  :: lírio-do-mar {m}
sea lion {n} (member of the Otariidae family)  :: leão-marinho {m}
seam {n}  :: emenda, rachadura, cicatriz {f}
seam {n} (folded back and stitched piece of fabric)  :: costura {f}
seam {n} (suture)  :: sutura {f}
seaman {n} (mariner or sailor)  :: marinheiro {m}
seamless {adj} (Having no seams)  :: inconsútil {m} {f}
seamster {n} (man who sews clothes)  :: alfaiate {m}
seamstress {n} (a woman who sews clothes professionally)  :: costureira {f}
sea oats {n} (Chasmanthium latifolium) SEE: river oats  ::
Sea of Azov {prop} (sea)  :: Mar de Azov {m}
Sea of Japan {prop} (Asian sea)  :: Mar do Japão {m}
Sea of Okhotsk {prop} (sea)  :: Mar de Okhotsk {m}
sea-parrot {n} (puffin) SEE: puffin  ::
seaplane {n} (an aircraft)  :: hidroavião {m}
seaquake {n} (earthquake under sea)  :: maremoto {m}
search {n} (an attempt to find something)  :: busca
search {v}  :: buscar
search {v} ((followed by "for") to look thoroughly)  :: procurar
search {v} (to look throughout (a place) for something)  :: buscar, procurar
search engine {n} (application that searches for data)  :: máquina de busca {f}, motor de busca {m}
seashell {n} (shell)  :: concha {f}
seashore {n} (foreshore) SEE: foreshore  ::
seasickness {n} (a feeling of nausea caused by the motion of a ship)  :: enjoo marítimo {m}
sea-sickness {n} (seasickness) SEE: seasickness  ::
season {n} (a group of episodes)  :: temporada
season {n} (part of year with something special)  :: temporada {f}
season {n} (quarter of a year)  :: estação {f}, sazão {f}
season {v} (to flavour food)  :: condimentar, temperar
seasoning {n} (Cooking ingredient)  :: tempero {m}
seat {n} (location of a governing body)  :: sede
seat {n} (place in which to sit)  :: assento {m}
seat belt {n} (restraining belt)  :: cinto de segurança {m}
sea turtle {n} (any turtle that inhabits oceans)  :: tartaruga-marinha {f}
sea urchin {n} (any of many marine echinoderms of the class Echinoidea)  :: ouriço-do-mar {m}
seawater {n} (saltwater of a sea or ocean)  :: água do mar {f}
seaweed {n} (marine plants and algae)  :: alga {f}
Sebastian {prop} (given name)  :: Sebastião {m}
sebum {n} (thick oily substance)  :: sebo {m}
secant {n} (in geometry)  :: secante {f}
secant {n} (in trigonometry)  :: secante {f}
secession {n} (The act of seceding)  :: secessão {f}
second {adj} (second (numeral))  :: segundo {m}
second {adj} (that which comes after the first)  :: segundo {m}
second {adv} (at the second rank)  :: segundo
second {n} (attendant of a duel or boxing match standing in for a contestant)  :: segundo {m}
second {n} (manufactured item that fails to meet quality control standards)  :: artigo de segunda {m}
second {n} (number two in a series)  :: segundo {m}
second {n} (one that is next in rank)  :: segundo {m}
second {n} (second gear)  :: segunda {f}
second {n} (short, indeterminate amount of time)  :: instante {m}, momento {m}, segundo {m}
second {n} (SI unit of time)  :: segundo {m}
second {n} (unit of angular measure)  :: segundo {m}
second {v} (to agree as a second person)  :: apoiar, secundar
secondary school {n} (school)  :: ensino secundário {m}, ensino médio {m}
secondary smoking {n} (passive smoking) SEE: passive smoking  ::
secondary victimization {n} (victim culpability)  :: vitimização secundária {f}
second coming {n} (the return of Jesus Christ)  :: segunda vinda {f}
second cousin {n} (grandnephew or grandniece of a grandparent)  :: primo de segundo grau {m}, prima de segundo grau {f}
second-degree burn {n} (burn that blisters the skin)  :: queimadura de segundo grau {f}
second grade {n} (period in school after first grade and before third grade)  :: segunda série {f}, 2ª série {f}
second-guess {v} (to vet or evaluate)  :: repensar, reconsiderar
second-half {n} (second half) SEE: second half  ::
second hand {adj} (secondhand) SEE: secondhand  ::
second hand {n} (the hand or pointer that shows the number of seconds that have passed)  :: ponteiro dos segundos {m}
secondhand {adj} (not new; previously owned and used by another)  :: de segunda mão
second-hand smoke {n} (smoke from cigarettes, that any person including non-smokers could breathe in)  :: tabagismo passivo {m}, fumo passivo
second person {n} (the form of a verb used when the subject of a sentence is the audience)  :: segunda pessoa {f}
Second World War {prop} (World War II) SEE: World War II  ::
secret {adj} (being or kept hidden.)  :: secreto {m}
secret {n} (knowledge that is hidden)  :: segredo {m}
secretariat {n} (the office or department of a government secretary)  :: secretaria {f}
secretary {n} (head of a department of government)  :: secretário {m}, secretária {f}
secretary {n} (person keeping records and handling clerical work)  :: secretário {m}, secretária {f}
secretary {n} (type of desk)  :: escrivaninha {f}, secretária {f}, [portugal] secretária
secretary bird {n} (member of bird family)  :: secretário {m}, serpentário {m}
secretive {adj} (having an inclination to secrecy)  :: reservado
secretly {adv} (in secret)  :: secretamente, por baixo dos panos
secret Santa {n}  :: [Rio de Janeiro] amigo oculto, [São Paulo] amigo secreto
sect {n} (religious movement)  :: seita {f}
section {n} (cutting, part cut out)  :: seção {f}
section {n} (image that shows an object as if cut along a plane) SEE: cross-section  ::
section {n} (part of a document)  :: seção {f}
sector {n} (part of circle)  :: setor {m}
sector {n} (section)  :: setor {m}
sector {n} (zone)  :: setor {m}
secular {adj} (astrophysics: of or pertaining to long-term non-periodic irregularities)  :: secular
secular {adj} (happening once in an age or century)  :: secular
secular {adj} (not specifically religious)  :: secular
secular {adj} (temporal)  :: secular
security {n} (condition of not being threatened)  :: segurança {f}
security {n} (finance: proof of ownership)  :: garantia {f}
security {n} (organization or department responsible for providing security)  :: segurança {f}
security {n} (something that secures)  :: segurança {f}
Security Council {prop} (UN Security Council) SEE: UN Security Council  ::
Security Service {n} (government organisation that aims to protect its nation and its secrets from enemies)  :: agência de segurança {f}
sedan {n} (body style for cars)  :: sedã
sedative {adj} (calming, soothing, inducing sleep, tranquilizing)  :: sedativo
sedative {n} (an agent or drug that sedates)  :: sedativo {m}
sedentary {adj} (not moving much; sitting around)  :: sedentário
sedge {n} (any plant of the genus Carex)  :: carriço {m}
sediment {n} (collection of small particles)  :: sedimento {m}
sedimentary rock {n} (one of the major groups of rock that makes up the crust of the Earth)  :: rocha/pedra sedimentar/sedimentária {f}
sedition {n} (insurrection or rebellion)  :: sedição {f}, revolta {f}, motim {m}
Sedna {prop} (a goddess)  :: Sedna
Sedna {prop} (planetoid)  :: Sedna
seduce {v} (to beguile or lure someone away from duty, accepted principles, or proper conduct; to lead astray)  :: seduzir
seduce {v} (to entice or induce someone to engage in a sexual relationship)  :: seduzir
seduce {v} (to win over or attract someone)  :: seduzir
seductress {n} (woman who seduces)  :: sedutora {f}
see {n} (diocese)  :: {f}, diocese {f}
see {v} (perceive with the eyes)  :: ver, enxergar, olhar
see {v} (understand)  :: entender, ver
seed {n} (fertilized grain)  :: semente {f}
seed {n} (precursor)  :: embrião {m}
seed {n} (semen)  :: sêmen {m} [Brazil], sémen {m} [Portugal]
seed {v} (to plant or sow seeds)  :: semear
seed grain {n} (seed corn) SEE: seed corn  ::
seedling {n} (young plant grown from seed)  :: muda {f}
seeing-eye dog {n} (seeing-eye dog) SEE: guide dog  ::
seeing is believing {proverb} (you need to see something to believe it)  :: ver para crer
seek {v} (to try to find)  :: procurar
seel {v} (To blind) SEE: blind  ::
seem {v} (to appear)  :: parecer
seeming {adj} (apparent)  :: aparente
seemingly {adv} (apparently) SEE: apparently  ::
see off {v} (to defeat) SEE: defeat  ::
seep {n} (a place where water seeps out of the ground)  :: jazida {f}
seep {n} (a seepage)  :: infiltração {f}
seep {v} (to ooze through pores)  :: escoar
seer {n} (someone who foretells the future)  :: vidente
seer {n} (someone who sees something; an eyewitness)  :: testemunha {f}
seesaw {n} (structure)  :: gangorra {f} [Brazil], balancé {m} [Portugual]
see through {v} (avoid being deceived)  :: não se deixar enganar
see through {v} (find something to be transparent)  :: enxergar através de
see through {v} (recognize someone's true motives)  :: não se iludir
see-through {adj} (translucent) SEE: translucent  ::
see-through {adj} (transparent) SEE: transparent  ::
see ya {interj} (see you) SEE: see you  ::
see you {phrase} (see you later)  :: falou, até, até mais
see you later {phrase} (goodbye)  :: até logo, até mais ver, até mais, falou
see you soon {interj} (goodbye)  :: até logo
segment {n} (circular segment) SEE: circular segment  ::
segment {n} (length of some object)  :: segmento {m}
segment {n} (line segment) SEE: line segment  ::
segment {v} (to divide into segments or sections)  :: segmentar
Segovia {prop} (city in Castile, Spain)  :: Segóvia
segue {n} (an instance of segueing, a transition)  :: passagem, transição
segue {v}  :: passar, mudar
seine {v} (to fish)  :: pescar
Seine {prop} (river of northern France)  :: Sena {m}
seism {n} (shaking of the earth)  :: sismo
seismic {adj} (related to, or caused by an earthquake or other vibration of the Earth)  :: sísmico
seismologic {adj} (relating to the field of seismology) SEE: seismological  ::
seismology {n} (the study of the vibration of the Earth's interior)  :: seismologia {f}
seize {v} (grab)  :: agarrar, capturar
seize {v} (take advantage)  :: aproveitar, valer-se de
seize {v} (take possession of (by force, law etc))  :: apreender
seize {v} (to have a seizure)  :: convulsionar, convulsionar-se, convulsar, convelir,
seize {v} (to have a sudden and powerful effect upon)  :: tomar conta de, apoderar-se de
seize the day {v} (enjoy the present)  :: carpe diem
seizure {n} (sudden attack or convulsion)  :: convulsão {f}
sejunct {adj} (separate) SEE: separate  ::
sekere {n} (musical instrument)  :: xequerê
selachian {adj} (pertaining to the superorder Selachiformes)  :: seláquio, seláceo
Selangor {prop} (western Malaysian state)  :: Selangor
seldom {adv} (infrequently, rarely)  :: raramente
select {v} (to choose one or more elements from a set)  :: escolher, selecionar, optar por, seletar
selected {adj} (that have been selected or chosen)  :: selecionado, seleto
selection {n} (process or act of selecting)  :: seleção {f}, selecção {f}
selective {adj} (of or pertaining to the process of selection)  :: seletivo
Selena {prop} (female given name)  :: Selena {f}
Selene {prop} (Greek moon goddess)  :: Selene {f}
selenium {n} (chemical element)  :: selénio {m} [Portugal], selênio {m} [Brazil]
selenographic {adj} (of or pertaining to selenography)  :: selenográfico {m}
selenologist {n} (one who is skilled, professes or practices selenology)  :: selenólogo {m}
selenology {n} (the study of the moon and several satellites)  :: selenologia
Seleucid {adj} (relating to the dynasty)  :: selêucida
Seleucus {prop} (Ancient Greek name)  :: Seleuco
self {n} (individual person as the object of his own reflective consciousness)  :: si mesmo {m}
self- {prefix} (of, by, in or with oneself or itself)  :: auto-
self-absorbed {adj} (heavily concerned with oneself)  :: egoísta
self-confident {adj} (confident in one's abilities)  :: seguro de si
self-control {n} (ability to control one's desires and impulses)  :: auto-controle {m}
self-defense {n} ((law) Defense for oneself against violence)  :: autodefesa {f}
self-defense {n} (means of defending oneself from attack)  :: autodefesa {f}
self-discipline {n} (willpower)  :: autodisciplina
self-esteem {n} (confidence in one's own worth)  :: autoestima {f}
self-help {n} (bettering oneself without relying on the assistance of others)  :: auto-ajuda
selfie {n} (photographic self-portrait)  :: selfie {m} {f}
self-image {n} (way a person views themself)  :: autoimagem {f}
self-indulgent {adj} (exhibiting tendencies of self-indulgence)  :: autoindulgente
selfish {adj}  :: egoísta
selfish {adj} (holding one's self-interest as the standard for decision making)  :: egoísta
selfish {adj} (regard for oneself above others' well-being)  :: egoísta
selfishness {n} (quality of being selfish)  :: egoísmo
self-love {n} (regard for oneself)  :: amor próprio {m}
self-obsession {n} (preoccupation with self)  :: auto-obsessão
self pollination {n} (transfer of pollen grains between plants of the same species)  :: autopolinização {f}, auto-polinização {f}
self-portrait {n} (portrait of the painter who painted it)  :: autorretrato {m}
self-reference {n} (referring to itself)  :: autorreferência {f}
self-respect {n} (knowledge of one's own worth)  :: orgulho {m}, vergonha na cara {f}
self-restraint {n} (self-restraint)  :: autodomínio {m}
self-righteous {adj} (piously self-assured and smugly moralistic)  :: farisaico [rare]
self-service {n} (the practice of serving oneself)  :: self-service {m}, auto-serviço {m}
self-sufficiency {n} (condition of being self-sufficient)  :: autossuficiência {f}, autonomia {f}
self-taught {adj} (educated by oneself) SEE: self-educated  ::
sell {v} (to agree to transfer goods or provide services)  :: vender
seller {n} (someone who sells)  :: vendedor {m}, vendedora {f}
sellout {n} (a person who compromises his or her principles)  :: vendido {m}
selvage {n} (edge of a fabric)  :: bainha {f}
semantic {adj} (of or relating to semantics or the meanings of words)  :: semântico
semantics {n} (individual meanings of words)  :: semântica {f}
semantics {n} (science of the meaning of words)  :: semântica
semantics {n} (study of the relationship between words and their meanings)  :: semântica {f}
semblance {n} (likeness, similarity)  :: semelhança {f}
semelfactive {adj} (of or relating to the semelfactive aspect)  :: semelfactivo
semelfactive {n} (semelfactive aspect)  :: aspecto semelfativo {m}
semelfactive aspect {n} (grammar aspect)  :: aspecto semelfactivo {m}
semen {n} (male reproductory fluid)  :: sêmen {m}
semester {n} (half of school year)  :: semestre {m}
semi- {prefix} (half (prefix))  :: semi-
semiacetal {n} (hemiacetal) SEE: hemiacetal  ::
semibreve {n} (whole note)  :: semibreve {f}
semicircle {n} (half of a circle)  :: semicírculo {m}
semicolon {n} (punctuation mark ';')  :: ponto-e-vírgula {m}
semiconductor {n} (substance with electrical properties)  :: semicondutor {m}
semifinal {n} (competition)  :: semifinal {f}
semigroud {n} (semiheap) SEE: semiheap  ::
semiliterate {adj} (not entirely literate)  :: semiletrado {m}
seminal vesicle {n} (seminal vesicle)  :: vesícula seminal {f}
seminar {n} (meeting held for the exchange of useful information)  :: seminário {m}
seminude {adj} (half-naked) SEE: half-naked  ::
semi-nude {adj} (seminude) SEE: seminude  ::
semiotics {n} (study of signs)  :: semiótica {f}
semiquaver {n} (music)  :: semicolcheia {f}
semitone {n} (interval between adjacent keys)  :: semitom {m}, meio-tom {m}
semivowel {n} (sound in speech)  :: semivogal {f}
semolina {n} (hard grains of flour left after milling)  :: sêmola {f}, farelo {m}
senate {n} (the upper house in some bicameral legislative systems)  :: senado {m}
senator {n} (member in the house or chamber of a legislature called a senate)  :: senador {m}, senadora {f}
send {v} (make something go somewhere)  :: enviar, emitir; coloq. mandar, despachar
sender {n} (someone who sends)  :: enviador {m}, remetente {m} {f}
send off {v} (show someone a red card)  :: expulsar
send-up {n} (satirical imitation)  :: paródia {f}
Seneca {prop} (tribe)  :: senecas
Senegal {prop} (Republic of Senegal)  :: Senegal
Senegalese {adj} (pertaining to Senegal)  :: senegalês
Senegalese {n} (person from Senegal)  :: senegalês {m}
senile {adj} (exhibiting the deterioration in mind)  :: senil
senile {adj} (of, or relating to old age)  :: senil
senior {n} (someone older than someone else)  :: sénior {m} [Portugal], sênior {m} [Brazil]
sensationalist {adj} (characterized by sensationalism)  :: sensacionalista {m} {f}
sense {n} (conscious awareness)  :: senso {m}
sense {n} (meaning or reason)  :: sentido {m}
sense {n} (method to gather data)  :: sentido {m}
sense {n} (natural ability)  :: sentido {m}, senso {m}
sense {n} (semantics term)  :: sentido {m}, significação {f}, acepção {f}, significado {m}
sense {n} (sound judgement)  :: sentido {m}
sense {v} (to instinctively be aware)  :: sentir
sense {v} (use biological senses)  :: sentir
senseless {adj} (bereft of consciousness)  :: inconsciente
senseless {adj} (bereft of feeling)  :: insensível
senseless {adj} (lacking meaning or purpose)  :: absurdo
senseless {adj} (without consideration)  :: insensível
sense organ {n} (an organic sensor)  :: órgão do sentido {m}, órgão sensorial {m}
sensibility {n}  :: sensibilidade {f}
sensible {adj} (acting with or showing good judgement)  :: sensato
sensitive {adj}  :: sensível
sensor {n} (device or organ that detects certain external stimuli)  :: sensor {m}
sensory {adj} (of the senses or sensation)  :: sensorial
sensuality {n} (state of being sensual, sensuous or sexy)  :: sensualidade {f}
sent {v} (past participle of "to send")  :: enviado
sentence {n} (decision of a jury)  :: sentença {f}
sentence {n} (grammatically complete series of words consisting of a subject and predicate)  :: frase {f}
sentence {n} (judicial order for punishment, conviction)  :: condenação {f}
sentence {n} (punishment imposed on a person convicted of a crime)  :: pena {f}
sentence {v} (declare a sentence on a convicted person)  :: sentenciar
sentient {adj} (experiencing sensation, perceiving, thinking, or feeling)  :: senciente
sentimental {adj} (characterized by sentiment, sentimentality or excess emotion)  :: sentimental
sentimentalism {n} (overly sentimental condition)  :: sentimentalismo {m}
sentimentalist {n} (person who is sentimental)  :: sentimentalista {m} {f}
sentimental value {n} (value of something from associated personal memories)  :: valor sentimental {m}
sentinel {n} (A sentry or guard)  :: sentinela {m} {f}, vigia {m} {f}
sentinel {v} (To watch over something as a guard)  :: vigiar
sentry {n}  :: sentinela
Seoul {prop} (capital of South Korea)  :: Seul
sepal {n} (part of calyx)  :: sépala {f}
separable {adj} (able to be separated)  :: separável {m} {f}
separate {adj} (apart from; not connected to)  :: separado
separate {adj} (followed by "from": not together with)  :: separado
separate {v} (cause (things or people) to be separate)  :: separar
separate {v} (disunite something from one thing)  :: separar
separate {v} (divide itself into separate pieces or substances)  :: separar-se
separately {adv} (in a separate manner)  :: separadamente
separate the wheat from the chaff {v} (to select only that which is of value)  :: separar o trigo do joio, separar o joio do trigo
separation {n} (act of disuniting two or more things)  :: separação {f}
separation {n} (an interval, gap or space that separates things)  :: separação {f}
separation {n} ((law) an agreement terminating a relationship)  :: separação {f}
separation {n} (the place at which a division occurs)  :: separação {f}
separatism {n} (separatism)  :: separatismo {m}
separatist {adj} (Advocating or seeking the separation of a country or territory)  :: separatista
separatist {n} (political separatist)  :: separatista {m} {f}
sepoy {n} (A native soldier of the East Indies)  :: cipaio {m}, sipaio {m}
September {prop} (ninth month of the Gregorian calendar)  :: setembro {m}
septic {adj} (of or pertaining to sepsis)  :: séptico
septicaemic {adj} (pertaining to septicaemia)  :: septicémico [Portugal], septicêmico [Brazil]
septicemia {n} (disease caused by pathogenic organisms in the bloodstream, characterised by chills and fever)  :: septicemia {f}
septic tank {n} (slang: Yank) SEE: Yank  ::
Septuagint {prop} (an ancient translation of the Hebrew Bible into Greek)  :: Septuaginta
sequel {n} (a narrative written after another narrative set in the same universe)  :: sequência {f}, continuação {f}
sequela {n} (a disease or condition which is caused by an earlier disease or problem)  :: sequela {f}
sequence {n} (set of things in a set order)  :: sequência {f}
sequent {adj} (that comes after) SEE: subsequent  ::
sequent {adj} (that follows on) SEE: consequent  ::
sequin {n} (sparkling spangle used for decoration of ornate clothing:)  :: lantejoula {f}
sequoia {n} (tree)  :: sequoia {f}
seraph {n} (highest order of angels)  :: serafim {m}
Serb {adj} (of or pertaining to the Serbs or their culture)  :: sérvio
Serb {n} (person of Serb descent)  :: sérvio {m}, sérvia {f}
Serbia {prop} (a country in southeastern Europe)  :: Sérvia
Serbia and Montenegro {prop} (former country on the Balkan Peninsula)  :: Sérvia e Montenegro
Serbian {adj} (pertaining to Serbia and Serbians)  :: sérvio
Serbian {adj} (pertaining to the Serbian language)  :: sérvio
Serbian {n} (person from Serbia; see also Serb#Translations, see also: Serb)  :: sérvio {m}
Serbian {n} (Serb) SEE: Serb  ::
Serbian {prop} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian)  :: sérvio {m}
Serbo-Croatian {adj} (pertaining to the Serbo-Croatian language)  :: servo-croata, serbo-croata
Serbo-Croatian {prop} (South Slavic language)  :: servo-croata, serbo-croata
serenade {n} (serenade)  :: serenata {f}
serendipity {n}  :: serendipismo {m}
serendipity {n} (unsought, unintended... and/or learning experience that happens by accident)  :: serendipidade {f}, serendipitia {f}
serene {adj} (fair and unclouded)  :: sereno
serene {adj} (peaceful, calm)  :: sereno
serene {adj}  :: serenidade
serenity {n}  :: serenidade {f} [Brazil]
serenity {n} (state)  :: serenidade
serf {n} (semifree peasant)  :: servo {m}
sergeant {n} (non-commissioned officer rank)  :: sargento
Sergey {prop} (transliteration of Сергей)  :: Serguei {m}, Sérgio {m}
Sergius {prop} (male given name)  :: Sérgio {m}
serial killer {n} (person who commits multiple murders)  :: assassino em série {m}, assassina em série {f}, serial killer {m} {f}
serial number {n} (unique number assigned to unit)  :: número de série {m}
series {n} (a number of things that follow on one after the other)  :: série {f}, sequência {f}
series {n} (in analysis: sum of the terms of a sequence)  :: série {f}
series {n} (television or radio program)  :: série {f}, seriado {m}
series finale {n} (the final episode of a television series)  :: final {f}
serif {n} (short line in a font)  :: serifa
serigraphy {n} (screen printing) SEE: screen printing  ::
seriocomic {adj} (having both serious and comedic qualities or tendencies)  :: sério-cômico
serious {adj} (important; weighty; not trifling; leaving no room for play)  :: sério
serious {adj} (really intending what is said; being in earnest)  :: sério
serious {adj} (without humor or expression of happiness)  :: sério
seriously {adv} (in a serious or literal manner)  :: seriamente
sermon {n} (religious discourse)  :: sermão {m}
seropositive {adj} (testing positive for a given pathogen)  :: seropositivo, (Brazil) soropositivo
serotonin {n} (the compound 5-hydroxytryptamine)  :: serotonina {f}
serpent {n} (musical instrument)  :: serpentão {m}
serpent {n} (snake)  :: serpente {f}
Serpentarius {prop} (Ophiuchus) SEE: Ophiuchus  ::
serpentinite {n} (metamorphic rock)  :: serpentinito {m}
serum {n} (blood serum)  :: soro
serval {n} (medium-sized African wild cat)  :: serval {m}
servant {n} (one who is hired to perform regular household or other duties, and receives compensation)  :: empregado {m}, criado {m}, serviçal {m} {f}
servant {n} (one who serves another, providing help in some manner)  :: servente {m} {f}
serve {n} (AUS: portion of food) SEE: serving  ::
serve {n} (sports: act of putting the ball or shuttlecock in play)  :: saque {m}
serve {v} (sports: to lead off with first delivery (of the ball))  :: sacar, servir
serve {v} (to attend, supply the wants of)  :: servir
serve {v} (to be subordinate to)  :: servir
serve {v} (to bring food to)  :: servir
serve {v} (to work for)  :: servir
server {n} (one who serves)  :: servidor {m}
server {n}  :: servidor {m}
serve someone right {v} (happen to someone who deserves it)  :: ser bem feito
serve time {v} (to be in prison) SEE: do time  ::
Servian {adj} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian  ::
Servian {n} (Serbian) SEE: Serbian  ::
service {n} (economics: work performed)  :: serviço {m}
service {n} (practice of providing a service)  :: serviço {m}
service {v} (to perform maintenance)  :: fazer (a) manutenção
service {v} (to serve)  :: servir
service station {n} (gas station) SEE: gas station  ::
serviette {n} (napkin) SEE: napkin  ::
serving {n} (portion of food)  :: porção {f}
sesame {n} (plant)  :: sésamo {m}, gergelim {m}
sesame {n} (seed)  :: sésamo {m}, gergelim {m}
session {n} ((computing) the sequence of interactions between client and server)  :: sessão {f}
session {n} (meeting of a body to conduct business)  :: sessão {f}
session {n} (period devoted to a particular activity)  :: sessão {f}
sesterce {n} (sestertius) SEE: sestertius  ::
set {adj} (intent, determined)  :: determinado {m}
set {adj} (ready, prepared)  :: pronto {m}, preparado {m}
set {n}  :: [1,2] conjunto {m}, [5] cenário
set {n} (badger’s home) SEE: sett  ::
set {n} (collection of various objects for a particular purpose, such as a set of tools)  :: jogo
set {n} (device for receiving broadcast radio waves; a radio or television)  :: aparelho {m}
set {n} (group of people, usually meeting socially)  :: grupo {m}
set {n} (in tennis)  :: set {m}
set {n} (matching collection of similar things, such as a set of tables)  :: jogo
set {n} (plural: set theory) SEE: set theory  ::
set {n} (scenery for a film or play)  :: cenário {m}
set {n} (set theory: collection of objects)  :: conjunto {m}
set {n} (volleyball)  :: set {m}
set {v} (of a heavenly body: to disappear below the horizon)  :: pôr
set {v}  :: pôr, [1] colocar, cravar, [2] pregar, pôr, arrumar, [3] preparar
set {v} (to adjust)  :: ajustar
set {v} (to arrange with dishes and cutlery)  :: dispor
set {v} (to compile, to make (a crossword))  :: completar
set {v} (to determine)  :: determinar
set {v} (to devise and assign work)  :: atribuir, distribuir
set {v} (to direct the ball to a teammate for an attack)  :: passar
set {v} (to introduce)  :: apresentar, introduzir
set {v} (to locate, to backdrop)  :: localizar
set {v} (to prepare (a stage or film set))  :: preparar
set {v} (to punch a nail into wood)  :: pregar
set {v} (to put something down)  :: pôr, colocar
set {v} (to sit) SEE: sit  ::
set {v} (to solidify)  :: solidificarse
Sete Cidades {prop} (lake)  :: Lagoa das Sete Cidades {f}
set fire {v} (to light using fire)  :: atear fogo
set off {v} (To offset) SEE: offset  ::
set on fire {v} (arouse passionate feelings in)  :: queimar, apaixonar-se
set on fire {v} (cause to begin to burn)  :: queimar, atear fogo, incendiar
set phrase {n} (expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up)  :: expressão idiomática
Setswana {prop} (Tswana) SEE: Tswana  ::
sett {n} (paving stone)  :: paralelepípedo
setter {n} (volleyball player)  :: levantador {m}
set-theoretic {adj} (Of, relating to or using set theory)  :: conjuntista {m} {f}
set theory {n} (mathematical theory of sets)  :: teoria de conjuntos {f}, teoria dos conjuntos {f}.
setting {adj} (that disappears below the horizon)  :: poente
setting {n} (time, place, circumstance)  :: ambiente
settle down {v} (to become quiet)  :: acalmar-se
settlement {n} (A colony that is newly established; a place or region newly settled)  :: povoação {f}, assentamento
settlement {n} ((finance) The delivery of goods by the seller and payment for them by the buyer)  :: liquidação {f}
settler {n} (someone who settles in a new location, especially one who makes a previously uninhabited place his home)  :: colono
set up {adj} (in a position to function)  :: preparado, pronto
set up {v} (to ready something for use)  :: preparar
set upon {v} (to attack)  :: atacar
Sevastopol {prop} (city)  :: Sebastopol {f}, Sevastopol {f}
seven {n}  :: [1,2] sete {m}
seven {n} (a card bearing seven pips)  :: sete {m}
seven {n} (the figure seven)  :: sete {m}
seven {num} (cardinal number 7)  :: sete
seven deadly sins {n} (the cardinal sins)  :: sete pecados capitais {p}
seven hundred {num} (cardinal number 700)  :: setecentos {m}, setecentas {f}
sevennight {n} (period of seven consecutive days and nights) SEE: week  ::
seventeen {num} (cardinal number)  :: dezassete, dezessete
seventeenth {num} (ordinal number)  :: décimo sétimo
seventh {adj} (ordinal form of the number seven)  :: sétimo {m}, sétima {f} (abbreviations 7º {m}, 7ª {f})
seventh {n} (one of seven equal parts of a whole)  :: sétimo {m}
seventh {n} (something in the seventh position)  :: sétimo {m}, sétima {f}
seventh grade {n} (period in school that comes after sixth grade and before eighth grade)  :: sétima série {f}, 7ª série {f}
seventh heaven {n} (state of great joy and satisfaction)  :: sétimo céu
seventieth {adj} (ordinal form of the number seventy (70))  :: setuagésimo {m}, setuagésima {f} (abbreviations 70º {m}, 70ª {f})
seventieth {n} (one of seventy equal parts of a whole)  :: setuagésimo {m}
seventieth {n} (the person or thing in the seventieth position)  :: setuagésimo {m}
seventy {num} (cardinal number)  :: setenta
seventy-eight {num} (78)  :: setenta e oito
seventy-five {num} (75)  :: setenta e cinco
seventy-four {num} (74)  :: setenta e quatro
seventy-nine {num} (79)  :: setenta e nove
seventy-one {num} (71)  :: setenta e um
seventy-seven {num} (77)  :: setenta e sete
seventy-six {num} (76)  :: setenta e seis
seventy-three {num} (73)  :: setenta e três
seventy-two {num} (72)  :: setenta e dois
seven virtues {n} (seven virtues)  :: sete virtudes
sever {v} (to cut free)  :: cortar
several {determiner} (consisting of a number more than two, but not very many)  :: muitos, vários, diversos
several {determiner} (diverse; different; various)  :: vários
several {determiner} (obsolete: separate, distinct)  :: diverso, distinto
several {determiner}  :: vários
severance {n} (severance payment) SEE: severance pay  ::
severance payment {n} (money paid to employee in case of layoff) SEE: severance pay  ::
severe {adj}  :: severo
severe {adj} (strict or harsh)  :: duro, rígido, severo
severed {adj} (cut off or broken apart)  :: cortado
severity {n} (state of being severe)  :: gravidade {f}, severidade {f}
Seville {prop} (city in Spain)  :: Sevilha {f}
sew {v} ((intransitive) use a needle)  :: costurar, coser
sew {v} ((transitive) use a needle)  :: costurar, coser
sewed {v} (past tense of sow)  :: cosido
sewer {n} (pipes used to remove human waste and to provide drainage)  :: esgoto {m}
sewerage {n} (sewage) SEE: sewage  ::
sewing machine {n} (device)  :: máquina de costura {f}
sex {n} (act of sexual intercourse)  :: sexo {m}, transa {f}
sex {n} (gender (female or male))  :: sexo {m}
sex appeal {n} (sexual attractiveness)  :: apelo sexual {m}, sex appeal {m}
sex bomb {n} (someone highly sexy)  :: bomba sexual {f}
sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll {n} (indulgent and pleasurable activities)  :: sexo, drogas e rock and roll
sex education {n} (sex education)  :: educação sexual {f}
sexism {n} (gender discrimination or dislike)  :: sexismo {m}
sexist {n} (a person who discriminates on grounds of sex)  :: descriminação/preconceito sexual
sexology {n} (The study of sex and sexuality)  :: sexologia {f}
sex organ {n} (organ used in sexual reproduction)  :: órgão sexual {m}
sex slave {n} (person forced into being available for sex)  :: escravo sexual {m}, escrava sexual {f}
sex symbol {n} (person with sexual ideals)  :: sex symbol {m} {f}
Sextans {prop} (dim spring constellation of the northern sky)  :: Sextans
sexton {n} (church official)  :: sacristão {m}
sex toy {n} (sex aid)  :: brinquedo sexual {m}
sexual {adj} (of or relating to having sex)  :: sexual
sexual {adj} (of or relating to sexuality)  :: sexual
sexual {adj} (of or relating to sexual orientation, identity or preferences)  :: sexual
sexual {adj} (of or relating to the sex of an organism)  :: sexuado
sexual {adj}  :: sexual
sexual abuse {n} (forcing of undesired sexual activity by one person on another)  :: abuso sexual {m}
sexual harassment {n} (sexual harassment)  :: assédio sexual {m}
sexual intercourse {n} (sexual interaction)  :: relação sexual {f}
sexuality {n} (concern with or interest in sexual activity)  :: sexualidade {f}
sexuality {n} (sexual activity)  :: sexualidade {f}
sexuality {n}  :: sexualidade {f}
sexuality {n} (sexual orientation) SEE: sexual orientation  ::
sexuality {n} (that which is characterized or distinguished by sex)  :: sexualidade {f}
sexualization {n}  :: sexualização {f}
sexually {adv} (by means of intercourse)  :: sexualmente
sexually {adv} (in a sexual manner)  :: sexualmente
sexually {adv} (with respect to intercourse)  :: sexualmente
sexually {adv} (with respect to sex (division))  :: sexualmente
sexually transmitted disease {n} (disease contracted through sexual contact)  :: doença sexualmente transmitida {f}
sexual orientation {n} (sexual orientation)  :: orientação sexual {f}
sexual predator {n} (person seen as threatening for wanting sex)  :: predador sexual {m}
sexual slavery {n} (criminal activity that involves forced sexual acts upon a person who is usually held hostage as a slave)  :: escravidão sexual {f}
sexy {adj} (having sexual appeal)  :: sexy {m} {f}, sensual {m} {f}
Seychelles {prop} (country in East Africa)  :: Seicheles
Seychellois {adj} (from, or pertaining to, the Seychelles)  :: seichelense
Seychellois {n} (Someone from the Seychelles of Seychellois descent)  :: seichelense {m} {f}
Sfax {prop} (Tunisian city)  :: Sfax {f}
shabby {adj} (clothed with ragged, much worn, or soiled garments)  :: esfarrapado
shabby {adj} (mean; paltry; despicable)  :: tosco {m} [slang]
shabby {adj} (torn or worn; poor; mean; ragged)  :: estropiado, esfarrapado, esbodegado
shack {n} (crude hut)  :: barraco, choupana {f}, cabana {f}, casebre {m}, tugúrio {m}
shackle {n} (a restraint fit over an appendage)  :: grilhão {m}
shackle {n} (a U-shaped piece of metal)  :: manilha {f}
shackles {n} (paired wrist or ankle restraints)  :: algema {m}, ferros {m-p}
shadbush {n} (serviceberry) SEE: serviceberry  ::
shade {n} (archaic: a ghost)  :: espectro {m}, sombra {f}
shade {n} (darkness where light is blocked)  :: sombra {f}
shade {n} (something that blocks light, particularly in a window)  :: cortina {f}
shade {n} (variety of color)  :: matiz {f}, nuança {f}, tom {m}
shade {v} (to shield from light)  :: sombrear
shadow {n} (dark image projected onto a surface)  :: sombra {f}
shadow {n} (type of lettering form)  :: sombreado {m}
shadow-box {n} (diorama) SEE: diorama  ::
shadowbox {n} (diorama) SEE: diorama  ::
shadow-box {v} (shadowbox) SEE: shadowbox  ::
shaft {n} (any long, thin object)  :: haste {f}, cabo {m}
shaft {n} (beam or ray of light)  :: raio {m}
shaft {n} (lacrosse: long narrow body of the stick)  :: cabo {m}
shaft {n} (long narrow body of spear or arrow)  :: haste {f}, cabo {m}
shaft {n} (long narrow passage sunk into the earth)  :: poço {m}, chaminé {f}
shaft {n} (main axis of a feather)  :: raque {f}
shaft {n} (ventilation or heating conduit)  :: duto {m}
shaft {n} (vertical passage housing a lift)  :: poço {m}
shag {n} (sea bird)  :: corvo-marinho {m}
shah {n} (king of Persia)  :: {m}
shahada {n} (Islamic declaration of belief)  :: chahada {f}
shaheed {n} (martyr) SEE: martyr  ::
shake {n} (beverage made of ice cream and carbonated drink) SEE: float  ::
shake {v} (intransitive: to move from side to side)  :: sacudir
shake {v} (intransitive: to shake hands)  :: cumprimentar-se
shake {v} (to move one's head from side to side)  :: sacudir a cabeça
shake {v} (transitive: to cause to move)  :: sacudir, agitar
shake {v} (transitive: to disturb emotionally)  :: mexer com
shake {v} (transitive: to lose, evade)  :: evadir
shake hands {v} (grasp another person's hands)  :: apertar as mãos
Shakespeare {prop} (English playwright)  :: Shakespeare {m}
shale {n} (sedimentary rock)  :: xisto
shall {v} (indicating determination or obligation)  :: dever, precisar
shall {v} (indicating the simple future tense)  :: Use the future tense of the verb or present indicative of ir + the infinitive
shall {v} (in questions to suggest a possible future action)  :: Use the imperative tense of the verb or present indicative of ir + the infinitive
shallot {n} (vegetable in the onion family)  :: chalota {f}
shallow {adj} (concerned mainly with superficial matters)  :: superficial
shallow {adj} (extending not far downward)  :: superficial
shallow {adj} (having little depth and significantly less deep than wide)  :: raso
shallow {adj} (lacking interest or substance)  :: desinteressante
shallow {adj}  :: raso, pouco profundo, superficial
shallow {n} (shallow portion of an otherwise deep body of water)  :: raso, rasa
shalom {interj} (transliteration of the Jewish greeting or farewell)  :: shalom
shalwar {n} (garment)  :: shalwar {f}
shaman {n} (a medium between the concrete and spirit worlds)  :: xamã
shame {n} (something to regret)  :: vergonha {f}
shame {n} (uncomfortable or painful feeling)  :: vergonha {f}
shame {v} (to cause to feel shame)  :: envergonhar
shameful {adj} (causing or meriting shame or disgrace)  :: vergonhoso
shameless {adj} (having no shame)  :: desavergonhado, sem-vergonha
shamelessly {adv} (in a shameless manner)  :: desavergonhadamente, impudentemente
shampoo {n} (product for washing the hair or other fibres)  :: xampu {m}
shamrock {n} (any of several small plants, forms of clover) SEE: clover  ::
Shanghai {prop} (Chinese city)  :: Xangai
shank {n} (lower part of the leg)  :: canela {f}
shantytown {n} (area containing a collection of shacks and shanties)  :: favela {f} [Brazil], bairro de lata {m} [Portugal], musseque {m} [Angola]
shape {n} (appearance or outline)  :: forma {f}
shape {n} (condition of personal health, especially muscular health)  :: estado {m}
shape {n} (figure)  :: forma {f}
shape {n} (status or condition)  :: condição {f}, estado {m}
shape {v} (to give something a shape)  :: modelar
shape-shifter {n} (a person who can transform)  :: transmorfo {m}
sharaga {n} (sharashka) SEE: sharashka  ::
shard {n} (piece)  :: caco {m}
share {n} (financial instrument)  :: ação {f}
share {n} (plowshare) SEE: plowshare  ::
share {n} (portion of something)  :: parte {f}
share {v}  :: compartilhar
share {v} (to divide and distribute)  :: partilhar, repartir
share {v} (to give)  :: partilhar, compartilhar, dividir
share {v} (to have in common)  :: compartilhar
share {v} (to tell to another)  :: compartilhar
sharecropper {n} (a farmer paying rent with crops to the landowner)  :: parceiro rural {m}
shared {adj} (used multiply)  :: compartilhado
shareholder {n} (one who owns shares of stock)  :: acionista {m} {f}, accionista {m} {f}
shari'a {n} (Islamic religious law)  :: charia {f}
shark {n} (scaleless cartilaginous fish)  :: tubarão {m}
shark fin soup {n} (soup made from shark fins)  :: sopa de barbatana de tubarão {f}
sharp {adj} (able to cut easily)  :: afiado, aguçado
sharp {adj} (forming a small angle)  :: agudo, fechado
sharp {adj} (having an intense, acrid flavour)  :: acre
sharp {adj} (illegal or dishonest)  :: injusto {m}
sharp {adj} (intelligent)  :: esperto, inteligente
sharp {adj} (intense and sudden (of pain))  :: agudo
sharp {adj} (musically higher-pitched than desired)  :: agudo
sharp {adj} (observant, alert, acute)  :: atento
sharp {adj} (of a note, played a semitone higher than usual)  :: sustenido
sharp {adj} (offensive, critical, or acrimonious)  :: agudo
sharp {adj} (pointed, able to pierce easily)  :: pontudo, pontiagudo
sharp {adj} (stylish or attractive)  :: estiloso
sharp {adv} (exactly)  :: em ponto
sharp {n} (cheater or dishonest person)  :: velhaco {m}, trapaceiro {m}
sharp {n} (note that is sharp in a particular key)  :: sustenido {m}
sharp {n} (sharp object)  :: ponta {f}
sharp {n} (sign for a sharp note on the staff)  :: sustenido {m}
sharpen {v} (to make sharp)  :: afiar [of a blade], apontar [of a point]
sharpener {n} (device for making things sharp)  :: apontador
sharper {n} (cheat, card-sharper)  :: malandro
shashlik {n} (skewered dish)  :: chachlik {m}
shatter {v} (to smash, or break into tiny pieces)  :: estilhaçar
shatter {v} (to violently break something into pieces)  :: estilhaçar
shave {n} (an instance of shaving)  :: barbear
shave {v}  :: barbear-se
shave {v} (to remove hair from)  :: barbear, raspar
shave {v} (to remove hair from one's face)  :: barbear-se
shaver {n} (barber) SEE: barber  ::
shaver {n} (boy) SEE: boy  ::
shaver {n} (electric razor)  :: barbeador {m}
shaver {n} (pillager) SEE: pillager  ::
shaver {n} (sharper) SEE: sharper  ::
shaw {n} (thicket) SEE: thicket  ::
shawl {n} (a square piece of cloth worn as a covering for the head, neck, and shoulders)  :: xale {m}, xaile {m}
she {pron} (person)  :: ela
shea {n} (tree)  :: carité {m}
sheaf {n} (any collection of things bound together; a bundle)  :: feixe {m}, lio {m}
sheaf {n} (bundle of grain or straw)  :: gavela {f}
sheaf {n}  :: feixe {m}
sheaf {n} (mathematical construct)  :: feixe
shear {n} (a cutting tool similar to scissors)  :: tesoura para poda
shear {n} (the act of shearing, or something removed by shearing)  :: poda
shear {v} (to cut)  :: cortar, tosquiar [with shears]
shear {v} (to deform because of shearing forces)  :: cisalhar
shear {v} (to remove the fleece from a sheep)  :: tosar, tosquiar
shears {n} (tool consisting of two blades with bevel edges)  :: tesoura de tosquiar {f}
she-ass {n} (female ass, female donkey, jenny)  :: burra {f}, asna {f}
sheath {n} (condom) SEE: condom  ::
sheath {n} (scabbard)  :: bainha {f}
sheathe {v} (to put something, such as a knife, into a sheath)  :: embainhar, abainhar
she-bear {n} (a female bear)  :: ursa {f}
she-cat {n} (a female cat)  :: gata {f}
she could be his mother {phrase} (woman older than man)  :: ela poderia ser a mãe dele
shed {n}  :: divisória
shed {n} (temporary structure to shelter something)  :: barracão {m}
shed {v} (to cast off, to let fall, be divested of)  :: descartar
shed {v} (to part or divide)  :: dividir
shed {v} (to pour; to make flow)  :: verter
shed light on {v} (to illuminate)  :: lançar luz sobre
sheen {n} (splendor; radiance; shininess)  :: brilho {m}
sheep {n} (animal)  :: ovelha {f}
sheep {n} (shy person)  :: pessoa submissa {f} , pusilânime {m} {f}, ovelha {f}, ovelhinha {f} [colloquial]
sheepdog {n} (dog used for herding sheep)  :: cão-pastor {m}
sheepherder {n} (shepherd) SEE: shepherd  ::
sheeple {n} (the sheeple, one of the sheeple)  :: manada {f}
sheer {adj} (pure; unmixed)  :: puro {m}, pura {f}
sheer {adj} (straight up and down; vertical; perpendicular)  :: direto
sheer {adj} (very thin or transparent)  :: fino
sheet {n} (bedsheet) SEE: bedsheet  ::
sheet {n} (rope to adjust sail)  :: escota {f}
sheet {n} (sheet of paper)  :: folha {f}
sheet music {n} (hand-written or printed form of musical notation)  :: partitura {f}
sheik {n} (Gulf countries: official title for members of the royal family)  :: xeque {m}
sheik {n} (Islamic religious clergy)  :: xeque {m}
sheik {n} (leader of an Arab village, family or small tribe)  :: xeque {m}
shekel {n} (sheqel) SEE: sheqel  ::
shelf {n} (capacity)  :: prateleira {f}, estante {f}
shelf {n} (structure)  :: prateleira {f}, estante
shelf life {n} (the length of time a product will last without deteriorating)  :: validade, duração
shell {n} (by extension, any mollusks having such a covering)  :: ostras {f}, moluscos {m}, crustáceos {m}
shell {n} (cartridge of a breechloading firearm)  :: cartucho {m}
shell {n}  :: casca {f}, concha {f}
shell {n} (covering of a nut)  :: casca {f}
shell {n} (hard calcareous or chitinous external covering of many invertebrates)  :: concha {f}
shell {n} (hard covering of an egg)  :: casca {f}
shell {n} (pod)  :: vagem
shellfish {n} (aquatic food that has a shell)  :: marisco {m}
shelter {n} (a refuge or other protection)  :: refúgio, abrigo {m}, amparo, asilo
shelter {v}  :: cobrir, refugiar
shemale {n} (a male-to-female transsexual or transgender person)  :: travesti
shenanigan {n} (shenanigans) SEE: shenanigans  ::
Shenzhen {prop} (a city in China)  :: Shenzhen {f}
shepherd {n} (a person who tends sheep)  :: pastor {m}, pegureiro {m}
shepherd {v} (watch over; guide)  :: conduzir, guiar
sheqel {n} (currency unit in Israel)  :: shekel {m}
sherbet {n} (frozen fruit juice)  :: sorvete {m}, sorbet {m}
shereef {n} (formerly, a member of an Arab princely family)  :: xarife
Sheremetyevo {prop} (airport in Russia)  :: Cheremetievo {m}
sheriff {n} (all meanings)  :: xerife {m}
sherry {n} (fortified wine)  :: xerez {m}
she's unconscious {phrase} (she's unconscious)  :: ela está inconsciente
she-tiger {n} (tigress) SEE: tigress  ::
Shetland {prop} (Shetland Islands) SEE: Shetland Islands  ::
Shetland Islands {prop} (group of islands)  :: Ilhas Shetland {f-p}
she-wolf {n} (female wolf)  :: loba
shh {interj} (requesting silence)  :: psiu
Shi'a {n} (branch of Islam)  :: xiismo {m}
Shi'a {n} (follower of Shi'a Islam)  :: xiita {m} {f}
shield {n} (anything that protects or defends)  :: escudo {m}
shield {n} (armor)  :: escudo {m}
shield {v} (to protect, to defend)  :: proteger
shield volcano {n} (volcano)  :: vulcão-escudo {m}
shift {n} (act of shifting)  :: troca {f}, desvio {m}
shift {n} (button on a keyboard)  :: shift {m}
shift {n} (change of workers)  :: turno {m}
shift {n} (gear mechanism in a motor vehicle)  :: câmbio {m}, marcha {f}
shift {n} (type of women's undergarment) SEE: slip  ::
shift {v} (to change gears)  :: trocar
shift {v} (to change position)  :: se mover
shift {v} (to change, swap)  :: mudar, trocar
shift {v} (to move from one place to another)  :: mover
Shiite {adj} (of or pertaining to the Shi'a branch of Islam)  :: xiita
Shiite {adj} (of or pertaining to the Shiites)  :: xiita
Shiite {n} (follower of Shi'a Islam)  :: xiita {m} {f}
shilling {n} (former coin)  :: xelim {m}
Shimla {prop} (capital of Himachal Pradesh, India)  :: Shimla {f}
Shimon {prop} (male given name) SEE: Simeon  ::
Shimshon {prop} (given name) SEE: Samson  ::
shin {n} (front part of the leg below the knee)  :: canela {f}
shinbone {n} (tibia)  :: tíbia {f}
shine {n} (brightness from a source of light)  :: brilho {m}
shine {n} (brightness from reflected light)  :: brilho {m}
shine {n} (excellence in quality or appearance)  :: esplendor {m}
shine {n} (shoeshine) SEE: shoeshine  ::
shine {n} (slang: moonshine) SEE: moonshine  ::
shine {n} (sunshine) SEE: sunshine  ::
shine {v} (to be immediately apparent)  :: sobressair
shine {v} (to distinguish oneself)  :: sobressair
shine {v} (to emit light)  :: brilhar, luzir, resplandecer
shine {v} (to polish)  :: lustrar, polir
shine {v} (to reflect light)  :: cintilar
shiner {n} (black eye) SEE: black eye  ::
shingle {n} (small, thin piece of building material)  :: telha {f}
shingle {v} (to cover with shingles (building material))  :: telhar, entelhar
shingles {n} (herpes zoster)  :: zona {f}, herpes-zóster {m}, cobrão {m}
shinkansen {n} (bullet train) SEE: bullet train  ::
shin splint {n} (painful inflammation of muscles in the shins)  :: canelite {f}, tibialgia {f}, estresse tibial medial {m}
Shinto {prop} (religion)  :: xintoísmo {m}
Shintoism {prop} (Shinto) SEE: Shinto  ::
shiny {adj}  :: brilhante, reluzente
ship {n} (large water vessel)  :: navio {m}
ship {v} (to send a parcel or container)  :: mandar, enviar
ship {v} (to send by water-borne transport)  :: embarcar
shipwreck {n} (An event where a ship sinks or runs aground.)  :: naufrágio {m}
shipyard {n} (place to build and repair ships)  :: estaleiro
Shiraz {n} (variety of black grape)  :: Shiraz, Syrah
Shiraz {prop} (a city in southern Iran)  :: Xiraz {f}
shire {n} (former administrative area of Britain; a county)  :: condado {m}
shirt {n} (article of clothing)  :: camisa {f}
shit {adj} (of poor quality)  :: porcaria
shit {interj} (expression of worry, failure)  :: merda, droga
shit {n} (definite plural: diarrhea)  :: diarreia {f}
shit {n} (nasty, despicable person)  :: merda {m-f}
shit {n} (nonsense, bullshit)  :: merda {f}, bosta {f}, papo-furado {m}, besteira {f}
shit {n} (not anything, nothing)  :: merda nenhuma
shit {n} (rubbish)  :: merda {f}, bosta {f}, porcaria {f}, besteira {f}
shit {n} (solid excretory product evacuated from the bowel)  :: merda {f}, bosta {f}, cocô {m}
shit {v} (to defecate)  :: cagar
shit {v} (vulgar slang: to be stricken with fear)  :: cagar-se, borrar-se
shit {v} (vulgar slang: to excrete (something) through the anus)  :: cagar
shit ass {n} (shitass) SEE: shitass  ::
shit-for-brains {adj} (Very stupid)  :: sem cérebro
shit happens {phrase} (expression of acceptance of misfortune) SEE: such is life  ::
shithead {n} (stupid or contemptible person)  :: cabeça de merda
shit out of luck {adj} (In unfortunate circumstances)  :: sem sorte nenhuma; totalmente ferrado [slang]
shitter {n} (anus (vulgar)) SEE: ass  ::
shitter {n} (toilet)  :: privada, vaso
Shiva {prop} (deity)  :: Shiva {f}, Xiva {f}, Chiva {f}, Siva {f}
shive {n} (shiva) SEE: shiva  ::
shiver {n} (the act or result of shivering)  :: calafrio {m}, tremedeira {f}, tremura {f}
shiver {v} (to tremble or shake)  :: tiritar, tremer
Shlomo {prop} (given name) SEE: Solomon  ::
shoal {n} (group of fish)  :: cardume {m}
shoal {n} (sandbank)  :: banco de areia
shock {n} (arrangement of sheaves for drying) SEE: stook  ::
shock {n} (electric shock)  :: choque {m}
shock {n} (life-threatening medical emergency)  :: choque {m}
shock {n} (something surprising)  :: choque {m}
shock {n} (sudden, heavy impact)  :: choque {m}
shock {v} (to cause to be emotionally shocked)  :: chocar
shock {v} (to give an electric shock)  :: eletrocutar
shocked {adj} (surprised, startled, confuded)  :: chocado {m}, chocada {f}
shock wave {n} (A powerful compression wave)  :: onda de choque {f}
shoe {n} (piece of metal designed to be attached to a horse’s foot) SEE: horseshoe  ::
shoe {n} (protective covering for the foot)  :: calçado {m}, sapato {m}
shoe {n} (something resembling a shoe (e.g. brake shoe))  :: sapata {f}
shoe {v} (to equip with protection)  :: calçar
shoe {v} (to put horseshoes on a horse)  :: ferrar
shoe {v} (To put shoes on one's feet)  :: calçar
shoeblack {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoehorn {n} (tool used to assist the foot)  :: calçadeira {f}
shoehorn {v} (to use a shoehorn)  :: calçar com calçadeira
shoelace {n} (for fastening a shoe)  :: cadarço {m}, atacador {m}, cordão {m}
shoemaker {n} (a person who makes shoes)  :: sapateiro {m}, sapateira {f}
shoe polish {n} (product used to make shoes shine)  :: graxa {f}, graxa de sapato {f}
shoeshine {n} (the act of polishing shoes)  :: engraxamento {m}
shoeshine boy {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoeshine girl {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
shoetree {n} (device to preserve the shape of a shoe) SEE: shoe tree  ::
shogun {n} (shogun)  :: xogum {m}
shoo {v} (to induce someone to leave)  :: enxotar
shoo {v} (usher) SEE: usher  ::
shoot {interj} (expressing disbelief)  :: merca {f}
shoot {v} (to fire a shot)  :: atirar
shoot {v} (to fire multiple shots)  :: atirar
shoot {v} (to hit with a shot)  :: atirar
shooting {n} (instance of shooting)  :: disparo {m}, tiro {m}
shooting {n} (the sport or activity of firing a gun)  :: tiro {m}
shooting star {n} (meteor)  :: estrela cadente {f}
shoot one's mouth off {v} (make reckless or exaggerated statements)  :: falar merda
shootout {n} (decisive battle)  :: tiroteio {m}
shoot the shit {v} (chat casually) SEE: shoot the breeze  ::
shop {n} (establishment that sells goods)  :: loja {f}
shop {n} (workshop)  :: oficina {f}
shop {v} (to visit shops)  :: ir às compras
shop assistant {n} (shop employee)  :: ajudante {m} {f}
shopkeeper {n} (trader who sells goods in a shop)  :: lojista {m} {f}
shoppe {n} (shop) SEE: shop  ::
shopping {n} (activity of buying)  :: compras {f-p}
shopping {n} (things bought)  :: compras {f-p}
shopping cart {n} (conveyance used to carry items while shopping)  :: carrinho de supermercado {m}, carrinho de compras {m}
shopping center {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre  ::
shopping centre {n} (large retail outlet)  :: centro comercial {m}
shopping mall {n} (shopping centre) SEE: shopping centre  ::
shopping trolley {n} (shopping cart) SEE: shopping cart  ::
shop window {n} (large window at the front of a shop)  :: montra {f}, vitrina {f}, vitrine {f}
shore {n} (land adjoining a large body of water)  :: praia {f}, costa {f}, margem {f}, orla {f}
shore {v} (support) SEE: shore up  ::
shore bird {n} (shorebird) SEE: shorebird  ::
shore pine {n} (lodgepole pine) SEE: lodgepole pine  ::
short {adj} (having a small distance between ends or edges)  :: curto {m}
short {adj} (having little duration)  :: curto, breve
short {adj} (of a person, of comparatively little height)  :: baixo {m}
short {n} (a short circuit)  :: curto-circuito {m}
short {v} (shortchange) SEE: shortchange  ::
shortage {n} (lack or deficiency)  :: falta {f}, carência {f}, insuficiência {f}
short circuit {n} (an unintentional connection of low resistance or impedance in a circuit)  :: curto-circuito {m}
shortcoming {n} (deficiency)  :: deficiência, limitação
shortcut {n} (path)  :: atalho
shorten {v} (to become shorter)  :: encurtar
shorten {v} (to make shorter)  :: encurtar
shortfall {n} (An instance of not meeting a quota or of having an insufficient amount)  :: insuficiência {f}
shortie {n} (something or someone that is shorter than normal)  :: tampinha {m} {f}
short of {phrase} (except) SEE: except  ::
shorts {n} (pants worn primarily in the summer that do not go lower than the knees)  :: calção {m}
shorts {n} (plural of short) SEE: short  ::
short-sighted {adj} (myopic) SEE: myopic  ::
short story {n} (work of fiction)  :: conto {m}
short-tailed hawk {n} (Buteo brachyurus)  :: gavião-de-cauda-curta
short-term {adj} (of the near or immediate future)  :: a curto prazo
shorty {n} (a short person)  :: baixinho {m}
shot {n} (heavy iron ball used for the shot put)  :: peso {m}
shot {n} (launching of a ball or similar object toward a goal)  :: chute {m}
shot {n} (photography: single unbroken sequence of photographic exposures)  :: foto {f}, fotografia {f}
shot {n} (result of launching a projectile)  :: tiro {m}
Shota {prop} (male given name)  :: Shota
shotgun {n} (gun)  :: caçadeira {f}, espingarda {f} [Brazil]
shot put {n} (athletics event)  :: arremesso de peso {m}
should {v} (expressing likelihood)  :: dever
should {v} (expressing obligation)  :: dever
should {v} (If; in case of)  :: se, caso
shoulder {n} (joint between arm and torso)  :: ombro {m}
shoulder {n} (part of a road where drivers may stop in an emergency)  :: acostamento {m}, berma {f}
shoulder {v} (accept responsibility for)  :: arcar com
shoulder {v} (carry (something) on one's shoulders)  :: carregar nas costas
shoulder blade {n} (bone)  :: omoplata {f}, espádua {f}, escápula {f}
shoulder joint {n} (glenohumeral joint) SEE: glenohumeral joint  ::
shout {n} (a loud burst of voice)  :: grito {m}
shout {v} (to utter a sudden and loud outcry)  :: gritar
shove {v} (push roughly)  :: empurrar
shove it up your ass {v} (exclamation of contempt (vulgar))  :: no teu cu
shovel {n} (spade) SEE: spade  ::
shovel {n} (tool for moving portions of material)  :: {f}
show {n} (broadcast program(me))  :: programa {m}
show {n} (demonstration)  :: demonstração {f}
show {n} (entertainment)  :: show {m}, espetáculo {m}
show {n} (exhibition)  :: mostra {f}, exposição {f}
show {v} (to display)  :: mostrar, apresentar
show {v} (to indicate (a fact) to be true)  :: demonstrar
shower {n} (baby shower) SEE: baby shower  ::
shower {n} (bridal shower) SEE: bridal shower  ::
shower {n} (brief fall of rain)  :: chuvinha {f}, chuvisco {m}
shower {n} (device for bathing)  :: chuveiro {m}
shower {n} (instance of using of this device)  :: chuveiro, chuveirada {f}
shower {n} (one who shows)  :: mostrador {m}
shower {n} (quantity of something that has characteristics of a rain shower)  :: chuva {f}
shower {v} (to bathe using a shower)  :: tomar banho (de chuveiro)
shower {v} (to bestow liberally)  :: agraciar, dadivar
shower {v} (to spray with)  :: regar
shower cap {n} (waterproof headgear worn in shower)  :: touca de banho {f}
shower gel {n} (gel shower soap)  :: gel de banho {m}
showman {n} (person who produces or presents shows as a profession) SEE: impresario  ::
show off {v} (to exhibit, to demonstrate something for the purpose of bragging)  :: mostrar-se, jactar-se
showoff {n} (person who attempts to demonstrate prowess or ability)  :: exibido {m}, exibida {f}
show of hands {n} (A vote by raising a hand)  :: voto levantando-se a mão {m}
show up {v}  :: aparecer
showy {adj} (for show)  :: mirabolante
shrapnel {n} (fragments and debris thrown out by an exploding device)  :: estilhaço
shrapnel {n} (loose change) SEE: loose change  ::
shred {v} (to cut or tear into narrow pieces or strips)  :: trinchar
shredder {n} (machine that tears up objects into smaller pieces)  :: triturador {m}
shrew {n} (mouselike animal)  :: musaranho {m}
shrew {n} (woman)  :: megera {f}
shrewd {adj} (showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters)  :: perspicaz, sagaz {m} {f}
shriek {n} (a sharp, shrill outcry or scream)  :: guincho {m}
shriek {v} (to utter a loud, sharp, shrill sound or cry)  :: guinchar
shrike {n} (Any of various passerine birds of the family Laniidae which are known for their habit of catching other birds and small animals and impaling the uneaten portions of their bodies on thorns)  :: picanço {m}
shrill {adj} (high-pitched and piercing)  :: estridente {m} {f}
shrill {adj} (Sharp or keen to the senses)  :: agudo
shrimp {n} (decapod crustacean)  :: camarão {m}
shrine {n} (a holy place dedicated to a specific figure of respect)  :: relicário {m}, santuário {m}
shrine {v} (enshrine) SEE: enshrine  ::
shrink {v} (intransitive: to contract, to become smaller)  :: encolher, contrair
shrive {v} (confess) SEE: confess  ::
shrivel {v} (become wrinkled)  :: enrugar
shroud {n} (dress for the dead)  :: mortalha {f}, sudário {m}
shrub {n} (woody plant)  :: arbusto {m}
shrug {n} (gesture)  :: encolhida de ombros {f}
shrug {v} (to raise the shoulders to express uncertainty, lack of concern, etc.)  :: dar de ombros, encolher os ombros
shudder {n} (shivering tremor)  :: arrepio {m}, calafrio {m}
shudder {v} (to shake nervously, as if from fear)  :: tremer, tiritar
shuffle {n} (act of shuffling cards)  :: embaralhamento {m}
shuffle {v} (to put in a random order)  :: embaralhar
shufti {n} (glance) SEE: glance  ::
shun {v} (to avoid)  :: evitar
shut {v} (to close)  :: fechar
shutter {n} (part of a camera)  :: obturador {m}
shutter {n} (protective panels over windows)  :: veneziana {f}
shuttle {n} (part of a loom)  :: naveta {f}, lançadeira {f}
shuttle {n} (transport service)  :: traslado {m}
shuttlecock {n} (badminton ball)  :: peteca
shuttlecock {v} (to move rapidly back and forth)  :: ricochetear
shut up {v}  :: [Brazil] cala a boca, [Portugal] cala-te
shut up {v} ("I don't believe it!")  :: mentira!
shut up {v} (imperative: "Shut up!")  :: cala a boca, cale-se, cale a boca, cala-te
shut up {v} (intransitive: to stop talking or making noise)  :: calar-se, calar a boca
shut up {v} (transitive: to stop (a person) from talking or (a person or thing) from making noise)  :: calar
shvitz {n} (sweat) SEE: sweat  ::
shy {adj} (cautious)  :: cuidadoso
shy {adj} (easily frightened)  :: pávido, assustado, medroso
shy {adj} (embarrassed)  :: avergonhado, envergonhado {m}
shy {adj} (reserved)  :: reservado, tímido
shy {adj}  :: tímido
shy {n} (act of throwing)  :: lançamento {m}, arremesso {m}, lance {m}
shy {v} (to avoid due to timidness or caution) SEE: shy away  ::
shylock {n} (loan shark) SEE: loan shark  ::
si {n} (seventh note of a major scale)  :: si {m}
Siam {prop} (the former name of Thailand)  :: Sião {m}
Siamese {adj} (Thai)  :: siamês
Siamese cat {n} (mammal)  :: gato siamês {m}
sib {n} (kindred) SEE: kindred  ::
sib {n} (kinsman) SEE: kinsman  ::
sib {n} (sibling) SEE: sibling  ::
Siberia {prop} (region of Russia)  :: Sibéria {f}
Siberian Husky {n} (Siberian Husky dog)  :: husky siberiano {m}
Siberian tiger {n} (Panthera tigris altaica)  :: tigre-siberiano {m}
sibilant {adj} (characterized by a hissing sound)  :: sibilante
sibilant {n} (phonetics: a hissing sound)  :: sibilante {f}
sibling {n} (person who shares same parents)  :: irmão, irmã
Sicilian {adj} (relating to Sicily or its inhabitants)  :: siciliano
Sicilian {n} (person)  :: siciliano {m}
Sicilian {prop} (language)  :: siciliano {m}
Sicily {prop} (island)  :: Sicília
sick {adj} (in poor health)  :: doente {m} {f}
sick {adj} (slang: very good, excellent)  :: animal {m} {f}, irado {m}, louco {m}
sick and tired {adj} (frustrated and annoyed) SEE: fed up  ::
sickle {n} (agricultural implement)  :: foice {f}
sickle cell anaemia {n} (sickle cell anaemia) SEE: sickle-cell anemia  ::
sickle-cell anaemia {n} (sickle-cell anaemia) SEE: sickle-cell anemia  ::
sickle-cell disease {n} (sickle-cell disease) SEE: sickle-cell anemia  ::
sickness {n}  :: doença {f}
sickness {n} (the quality or state of being sick or diseased; illness; disease or malady)  :: doença {f}
side {n} (bounding straight edge of an object)  :: lado {m}
side {n} (flat surface of an object)  :: lado {m}, face {f}
side {n} (group having a particular allegiance in a war)  :: lado {m}
side {n} (left or right half)  :: lado {m}
side {n} (one possible aspect of a concept)  :: lado {m}, parte {f}
side {n} (region in a specified position with respect to something)  :: lado {m}
side {n} (set of opponents in a game)  :: time {m}
side {n} (side dish) SEE: side dish  ::
side {n} (surface of a sheet of paper)  :: página {f}
side {n} (television channel) SEE: channel  ::
side {v} (ally oneself)  :: tomar parte, aliar-se
sidebar {n} ((computing) information placed at the side of a webpage)  :: barra lateral {f}
sideburn {n} (sideburns) SEE: sideburns  ::
sideburns {n} (facial hair reaching from the top of the head down the side of the face to the side of the chin)  :: patilhas {f-p}, costeletas {f-p}
sidedish {n} (side dish) SEE: side dish  ::
side effect {n} (medicine: an adverse effect)  :: efeito colateral {m}
sidekick {n} (assistant)  :: acólito {m}, companheiro {m}, parceiro {m}
side order {n} (accompaniment to main course) SEE: side dish  ::
sideproduct {n} (byproduct) SEE: byproduct  ::
side-straddle hop {n} (jumping jack) SEE: jumping jack  ::
side-striped jackal {n} (side-striped jackal)  :: chacal prateado {m}
sidewalk {n} (paved footpath)  :: calçada {f}
sidewalk cafe {n} (an outdoor portion of a restaurant)  :: esplanada {f}
sidewards {adj} (sideward) SEE: sideward  ::
sidewards {adv} (sideward) SEE: sideward  ::
Sidon {prop} (city state of Phoenicia)  :: Sídon, Sidon, Sidom
siege {n} (military blockade of settlement)  :: sítio {m}, cerco {m}, assédio {m}
siege {v} (to assault with the intent of conquering by force or attrition)  :: sitiar, cercar, assediar
siemens {n} (derived unit of electrical conductance)  :: siemens {m}
Sierra Leone {prop} (Republic of Sierra Leone)  :: Serra Leoa
siesta {n} (an afternoon nap)  :: sesta {f}
sieve {n} (device to separate larger objects)  :: peneira {f}, coador {m}
sieve {n} (process that filters out unwanted pieces of input)  :: crivo
sieve {v} (to strain, sift or sort using a sieve)  :: coar, peneirar
sievert {n} (SI unit of radiation dose)  :: sievert {m}
sift {v} (to examine (something) carefully)  :: examinar minuciosamente, discernir
sift {v} (to sieve or strain (something))  :: discernir, cindir
sigh {n} (a deep and prolonged audible inspiration or respiration of air, as when fatigued, frustrated, or grieved; the act of sighing)  :: suspiro {m}
sigh {n} (figuratively, a manifestation of grief; a lament)  :: suspiro {m}
sigh {v}  :: suspirar
sigh {v} (to exhale in sighs)  :: suspirar
sigh {v} (to express frustration)  :: suspirar
sigh {v} (to inhale a larger quantity of air than usual, and immediately expel it)  :: suspirar
sigh {v} (to make a sound like sighing)  :: suspirar
sight {n} (ability to see)  :: visão
sight {n} (device used in aiming a firearm)  :: mira
sight {n} (something seen)  :: vista
sight {n} (something worth seeing)  :: espetáculo {m}
sight {v} (get sight of)  :: avistar
sight {v} (take aim at)  :: mirar
sight {v} (visually register)  :: ver
sigil {n} (seal, signature or signet)  :: selo {m}
sigma {n} (letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: sigma {m}
sign {n} (any of several specialized non-alphabetic symbols)  :: símbolo {m}
sign {n} (astrological sign)  :: signo {m}
sign {n} (flat object bearing a message)  :: placa
sign {n} (linguistic unit in sign language)  :: gesto {m}
sign {n} (meaningful gesture)  :: sinal {m}
sign {n} (omen)  :: sinal {m}, agouro {m}, presságio {m}
sign {n} (positive or negative polarity)  :: sinal {m}
sign {n} (sign language in general)  :: sinais {m-p}, língua de sinais {f}
sign {n} (traffic sign)  :: placa {f}
sign {n} (visible indication)  :: sinal {m}
sign {v} (intransitive: to communicate using sign language)  :: gesticular, gestualizar
sign {v} (to make (a document) official by writing one's signature)  :: assinar, firmar
sign {v} (to write one's signature on a document)  :: assinar, firmar
sign {v} (to write one's signature somewhere)  :: assinar, firmar
sign {v} (transitive: to communicate using sign language)  :: gesticular, gestualizar
signal {n} (device to give indication)  :: sinal {m}
signal {n} (electric or electromagnetic action that conveys information)  :: sinal {m}
signal {n} (indication)  :: sinal {m}
signature {n} (person’s autograph name)  :: firma {f}, assinatura {f}
signed {adj} ((mathematics, computer science) having both positive and negative varieties)  :: com sinal
signet ring {n} (signet ring)  :: anel de sinete
significance {n} (extent to which something matters)  :: significância {f}
significance {n} (meaning)  :: significado {m}
significant {adj} (having noticeable effect)  :: significativo
significantly {adv} (in a significant manner: notably)  :: significativamente, notavelmente
significant other {n} (romantic partner, regardless of marital status)  :: cara-metade {f}
sign in {v} (log in) SEE: log in  ::
sign language {n} (sign language)  :: linguagem de sinais {f}
Sikh {adj} (relating to Sikhism)  :: sikh
Sikh {n} (an adherent of Sikhism)  :: sikh {m} {f}
Sikhism {prop} (religion)  :: sikhismo {m}
Sikkim {prop} (state in eastern India which has Gangtok as its capital)  :: Sikkim {m}
silane {n}  :: silano {m}
silence {n} (lack of any sound)  :: silêncio {m}
silence {v} (To make something silent)  :: silenciar
silence is golden {proverb} (proverb)  :: o silêncio é ouro
silencer {n} (attachment)  :: silenciador {m}
silencer {n} (something that silences another thing)  :: silenciador {m}
silent {adj} (free from sound or noise; absolutely still; perfectly quiet)  :: silencioso
silent {adj} (not pronounced; having no sound; quiescent)  :: silencioso
silent {adj} (not speaking; indisposed to talk; speechless; mute; taciturn)  :: silencioso, quieto
silent {adj}  :: silencioso, mudo
silent {n} (that which is silent)  :: silêncio {m}
silent miscarriage {n} (missed abortion) SEE: missed abortion  ::
Silesia {prop} (region)  :: Silésia {f}
Silesian {adj} (of or pertaining to Silesia)  :: silesiano {m}
Silesian {n} (inhabitant of Silesia)  :: silesiano
silhouette {n} (representation of the outlines of an object filled in with a black color)  :: silhueta {f}
silicon {n} (non-metallic element)  :: silício {m}
silicon dioxide {n} (SiO2)  :: dióxido do silicone
silicone {n} (any of a class of inert compounds of silicon)  :: silicone {m}
Silicon Valley {prop} (nickname for region in San Francisco)  :: Vale do Silício {m}
silk {n} (fabric)  :: seda {f}
silk {n} (fiber)  :: seda {f}
silk-screen printing {n} (screen printing) SEE: screen printing  ::
silkworm {n} (caterpillar)  :: bicho-da-seda {m}
silky {adj} (similar in texture or appearance to silk)  :: sedoso
sill {n} (base of a window)  :: parapeito {m}
sill {n} (horizontal member bearing the upright portion of a frame)  :: lintel {m}
silly {adj} (foolish, showing a lack of good sense and wisdom)  :: bobo, tolo, ingénuo
silly {adj} (irresponsible, showing irresponsible behaviors)  :: irresponsável, infantil, bobo
silly {adj} (pejorative: simple, not intelligent, unrefined)  :: simples
silly {adj} (playful, giggly)  :: bobo
silly {adj} (semiconscious)  :: semiconsciente, aéreo
silo {n} (vertical building for storing grain)  :: silo {m}
silt {n} (fine earth deposited by water)  :: sedimento {m}, silte {m}
silt up {v} (become filled or clogged with silt)  :: assorear
silver {adj} (having a color/colour like silver)  :: prata, prateado, argênteo, argentino
silver {adj} (made from silver)  :: de prata
silver {n} (coins)  :: (moedas de) prata {f}
silver {n} (color/colour)  :: prateado {m}
silver {n} (cutlery/silverware)  :: prataria {f}
silver {n} (metal)  :: prata {f}
silver ball {n} (pinball) SEE: pinball  ::
silverfish {n} (type of bristletail)  :: traça {f}, traça-dos-livros {f}
silver-plate {v} (to coat a metal surface with a thin layer of silver)  :: argentar
silversmith {n} (person who makes articles out of silver)  :: prateiro {m}
silverware {n} ((US) knives, forks and spoons)  :: talher {m}
silver wedding {n} (anniversary celebration)  :: bodas de prata {f-p}
silvery {adj} (resembling silver)  :: prateado
silvery-cheeked antshrike {n} (Sakesphorus cristatus)  :: [Brazil]: choca-do-nordeste
Silvius {prop} (male given name)  :: Silvio
SIM card {n} (small, removable card which stores mobile phone data)  :: cartão SIM
Simferopol {prop} (city)  :: Simferopol {f}, Sinferopol {f} [rare], Simferópol {f} [rare]
similar {adj} (Having traits or characteristics in common; alike, comparable)  :: parecido, semelhante, similar
similarity {n} (closeness)  :: semelhança {f}, similaridade {f}
similarly {adv} (in a similar style or manner)  :: similarmente
simile {n} (figure of speech in which one thing is compared to another)  :: símile {f}
simmer {n} (process of simmering)  :: aferventamento {m}
simmer {v} ((transitive) to cause to cook or undergo heating slowly)  :: aferventar
Simon {prop} (biblical characters)  :: Simão {m}
Simon {prop} (male given name)  :: Simão {m}
Simone {prop} (female given name)  :: Simone {f}
Simonides {prop} (poet)  :: Simónides {m}
simony {n} (act of buying and selling ecclesiastical offices and pardons)  :: simonia {f}
simoom {n} (hot, dry wind)  :: simum {m}
simple {adj} (simple-minded)  :: simples
simple {adj} (uncomplicated)  :: simples
simple past {n} (the simple past)  :: pretérito perfeito {m}, pretérito perfeito simples {m}
simpleton {n} (simple person lacking common sense)  :: simplório {m}, simplória {f}, matarruano {m}
simplicity {n} (artlessness of mind; freedom from cunning or duplicity; lack of acuteness and sagacity)  :: simplicidade {f}
simplicity {n} (freedom from artificial ornament, pretentious style, or luxury)  :: simplicidade {f}
simplicity {n} (freedom from complication; efficiency)  :: simplicidade {f}
simplicity {n} (freedom from subtlety or abstruseness; clearness)  :: simplicidade {f}
simplicity {n} (quality or state of being not complex, or of consisting of few parts)  :: simplicidade {f}
simplicity {n} (quality or state of being simple, unmixed, or uncompounded; as, the simplicity of metals or of earths)  :: simplicidade {f}
simplicity {n} (weakness of intellect; silliness; folly)  :: simplicidade {f}
Simplified Chinese {prop} (Chinese written using simplified characters)  :: chinês simplificado {m}
simplify {v} (to become simpler)  :: simplificar-se
simplify {v} (to make simpler)  :: simplificar
simulacrum {n} (image or representation)  :: simulacro {m}
simulate {v} (to model, replicate, duplicate the behavior)  :: simular
simulated {adj} ( made to imitate )  :: simulado
simulation {n} (assuming an appearance which is feigned, or not true)  :: simulação {f}, fingimento
simulation {n} (process of simulating)  :: simulação {f}
simulation {n} (soccer: attempt of feigning a foul)  :: simulação {f}
simulation {n} (something which simulates)  :: simulação {f}
simultaneity {n} (the quality or state of being simultaneous)  :: simultaneidade
simultaneous {adj} (at the same time)  :: simultâneo
simultaneously {adv} (occurring at the same time)  :: simultaneamente
simultaneousness {n} (the quality or state of being simultaneous)  :: simultaneidade
sin {n} (misdeed)  :: transgressão {f}
sin {n} (violation of religious law)  :: pecado {m}
sin {v} (to commit a sin)  :: pecar
Sinai {prop} (mountain)  :: Sinai {m}
Sinai {prop} (peninsula)  :: Sinai {m}
Sinaic {adj} (of or relating to Mount Sinai)  :: sinaíta
since {adv} (from a specified time in the past)  :: desde
since {conj} (because)  :: já que, porque, pois, visto que, uma vez que
since {conj} (from the time that)  :: desde que, desde quando
since {prep} (from (time))  :: desde, a partir de
sincere {adj} (earnest)  :: sincero {m}
sincereness {n} (sincerity) SEE: sincerity  ::
since when {adv} (from what time)  :: desde quando?
sine {n} (trigonometric function)  :: seno {m}
sine qua non {n} (prerequisite)  :: sine qua non
sinew {n} (tendon) SEE: tendon  ::
sinful {adj} (evil) SEE: evil  ::
sinful {adj}  :: pecaminoso
sing {v} (to produce harmonious sounds with one’s voice)  :: cantar
Singapore {prop} (Republic of Singapore)  :: [Brazil]: Cingapura {f}; [Portugal and Africa]: Singapura {f}
Singaporean {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Singapore)  :: singapuriano, singapurense
Singaporean {n} (a person from Singapore)  :: singapuriano {m}
singe {v} (to burn slightly)  :: chamuscar
singer {n} (person who sings)  :: cantor {m}, cantora {f}
singeress {n} (songstress) SEE: songstress  ::
singer-songwriter {n} (singer-songwriter)  :: cantautor
Singh {prop} (surname)  :: Singh {m} {f}
single {adj} (designed for the use of only one)  :: particular
single {adj} (not accompanied by anything else)  :: único, particular, solitário
single {adj} (not divided in parts)  :: inteiro, unitário
single {adj} (not married nor dating)  :: solteiro
single {n} (45 RPM vinyl record)  :: solteiro {m}, single {m}
single {n} (one-way ticket) SEE: one-way ticket  ::
single {n} (one who is not married)  :: solteira {f}, solteiro {m}
single {n} (popular song)  :: single {m}
single {v} (farming: to thin out) SEE: thin out  ::
single celled {adj} (consisting of one cell) SEE: unicellular  ::
single-minded {adj} (intensely focused)  :: obsessivo {m}
singlet {n} (a sleeveless shirt)  :: regata {f}
single ticket {n} (one-way ticket) SEE: one-way ticket  ::
singleton {n} (computing: class)  :: singleton {m}
singleton {n} (math: set)  :: conjunto unitário, singleto {m}
singular {adj} (being only one of larger population)  :: único, simples
singular {adj} (being out of the ordinary)  :: singular, único
singular {adj} (being the only one of a kind)  :: singular, único
singular {adj} (distinguished by superiority)  :: singular, único
singular {adj} (grammar: referring to only one thing)  :: singular, único
singular {n} (grammar: form of a word that refers to only one thing)  :: singular
singularity {n} (peculiar state or occurrence)  :: singularidade {f}
Sinhala {prop} (Sinhalese) SEE: Sinhalese  ::
Sinhalese {adj} (of or pertaining to Sri Lanka)  :: cingalês
Sinhalese {n} (Sinhalese person)  :: cingalês {m}
Sinhalese {prop} (the language)  :: cingalês, cingalá {m}, cingala {m}
sinicization {n} (process of sinicising)  :: cinização {f}, chinificação {f}
Sinitic {adj} (relating to the group of Chinese languages)  :: sinítico
sink {n} (basin)  :: pia {f}
sink {n} (destination vertex)  :: sumidouro {m}
sink {n} (sinkhole) SEE: sinkhole  ::
sink {v} (cause (ship, etc) to sink)  :: afundar
sink {v} (descend into liquid, etc)  :: afundar
sink {v} (submerge)  :: submergir
sinker {n} (sinker nail) SEE: sinker nail  ::
sinker {n} (weight used in fishing)  :: chumbo, chumbinho, chumbada
sinless {adj} (without sin)  :: imaculado
sinner {n} (person who has sinned)  :: pecador {m}, pecadora {f}
Sino- {prefix} (relating to China or Chinese)  :: sino-
sinology {n} (study of China)  :: sinologia {f}
Sino-Xenic {adj} (Sino-Japanese) SEE: Sino-Japanese  ::
Sino-Xenic {adj} (Sino-Korean) SEE: Sino-Korean  ::
Sino-Xenic {adj} (Sino-Vietnamese) SEE: Sino-Vietnamese  ::
sinus {n} (pouch or cavity in any organ or tissue)  :: seio {m}
sinusitis {n} (inflammation)  :: sinusite {f}
sinusoid {adj} (sinusoidal) SEE: sinusoidal  ::
sinusoidal {adj} (in the form of a sine wave)  :: senoidal
Sioux {prop} (language group)  :: siú
Sioux {prop} (tribes)  :: siú
sip {n} (A small mouthful of drink)  :: gole {m}
sip {v} (To drink slowly, small mouthfuls at a time)  :: bebericar, sorver
siphon {n} (a bent pipe or tube with one end lower than the other)  :: sifão {m}
sir {n} (address to any male, especially if his name or proper address is unknown)  :: senhor {m}
sir {n}  :: senhor {m}
siren {n} (device for making a sound alarm)  :: sirene {f}, sirena {f}
siren {n} (nymph of Greek mythology)  :: sereia {f}, sirena {f}
sirensong {n} (siren song) SEE: siren song  ::
Sirius {prop} (Sirius)  :: Sírio {f}
sirup {n} (syrup) SEE: syrup  ::
sissy {n} (an effeminate boy or man)  :: boiola {m}, bicha
sissy {n} (sister) SEE: sis  ::
sister {n} (a nun; a female member of a religious community)  :: irmã {f}, soror {f} [title]
sister {n} (senior nurse)  :: enfermeira {f}
sister {n} (woman or girl having the same parents)  :: irmã {f}
sister-in-law {n} (brother's wife)  :: cunhada {f}
sister-in-law {n} (husband's brother's wife)  :: mulher/esposa do cunhado {f}, concunhada {f}, cunhada {f}
sister-in-law {n} (husband's sister)  :: cunhada {f}
sister-in-law {n} (wife's brother's wife)  :: mulher/esposa do cunhado {f}, concunhada {f}, cunhada {f}
sister-in-law {n} (wife's sister)  :: cunhada {f}
Sisyphus {prop} (figure)  :: Sísifo {m}
sit {v} (move oneself into such a position)  :: sentar, sentar-se
sit {v} (of a person, be in a position in which the upper body is upright and the legs are supported)  :: estar sentado
sitar {n} (musical instrument)  :: sitar {m}
sit down {v} (to assume a sitting position from a standing position)  :: sentar-se
site map {n} (webpage that lists the contents of a website)  :: mapa do site {f}
sit on it {v} (sit on) SEE: sit on  ::
sitting room {n} (living room) SEE: living room  ::
situation {n} (location)  :: localização {f}
situation {n} (one's status with regard to circumstances)  :: situação {f}
situation {n} (position of employment)  :: situação {f}
situation {n} (position vis-à-vis surroundings)  :: posição {f}
situation {n}  :: situação {f}
situation {n} (state of affairs)  :: situação {f}
situation comedy {n} (episodic comedy television program, see also: sitcom)  :: sitcom {m}, comédia de situação {f}
sit-up {n} (exercise in which the abdominal muscles are contracted)  :: abdominal {f}
six {n} (digit)  :: seis {m}
six {num} (cardinal number)  :: seis
six hundred {num} (cardinal number 600)  :: seiscentos {m}, seiscentas {f}
six of one, half a dozen of the other {proverb} (two alternatives are equivalent or indifferent)  :: trocar seis por meia dúzia
sixsome {n} (group of six)  :: sexteto {m}
sixteen {num} (cardinal number 16)  :: dezasseis, dezesseis
sixteenth {num} (the ordinal form of the number sixteen)  :: décimo sexto {m}
sixteenth note {n} (sixteenth note) SEE: semiquaver  ::
sixth {adj} (ordinal form of the number six)  :: sexto {m}, sexta {f}
sixth {n} (one of six equal parts of a whole)  :: sexto {m}
sixth {n} (person or thing in sixth place)  :: sexto {m}, sexta {f}
Sixth Commandment {prop} (the divine law against murder)  :: Sexto Mandamento {m}
sixth grade {n} (period in school that comes after fifth grade and before seventh grade)  :: sexta série {f}, 6ª série {f}
sixth sense {n} (extrasensory perception)  :: sexto sentido {m}
sixtieth {adj} (the ordinal form of the number sixty)  :: sexagésimo, 60º
sixtieth {n} (one of sixty equal parts of a whole)  :: sexagésimo {m}
sixtieth {n} (person or thing in the sixtieth position)  :: sexagésimo {m}
sixty {num} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta
sixty-eight {num} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta e oito
sixty-five {num} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta e cinco
sixty-four {num} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta e quatro
sixty-nine {n} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta e nove
sixty-nine {n} (sex position)  :: meia-nove
sixty-one {num} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta e um
sixty-seven {num} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta e sete
sixty-six {num} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta e seis
sixty-three {num} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta e três
sixty-two {num} (cardinal number)  :: sessenta e dois
sizable {adj} (sizeable) SEE: sizeable  ::
size {n} (assize) SEE: assize  ::
size {n} (dimensions or magnitude of a thing)  :: tamanho {m}
size {n}  :: tamanho {m}
skandha {n} (any of the five aspects constituting the sentient being in Buddhism)  :: agregado
skate {n} (act of skating or ice skating)  :: patinada {f}
skate {n} (fish of family Rajidae)  :: arraia {f}, raia {f}
skate {n} (ice skate or roller skate)  :: skate, patim {m}
skate {v} (to move along a surface (ice or ground) using skates)  :: patinar
skateboard {n} (platform on wheels)  :: skate {m}
skateboard {v} (to use a skateboard)  :: andar de skate
skater {n} (insect) SEE: water strider  ::
skater {n} (member of skateboarding subculture)  :: skatista {m} {f}
skater {n} (person who skates)  :: patinador {m}
skeeter {n} (mosquito) SEE: mosquito  ::
skein {n} (winning streak) SEE: winning streak  ::
skeletal {adj} (of, or relating to the skeleton)  :: esquelético
skeleton {n} (system that provides support to an organism)  :: esqueleto {m}
skeleton key {n} (a key that opens a range of locks)  :: chave-mestra {f}
skeptic {n} (someone who habitually doubts beliefs and claims)  :: cético {m}
skeptical {adj} (having, or expressing doubt)  :: [Brazil] cético, [Portugal] céptico
skeptical {adj} (related to skepticism)  :: [Brazil] cético, [Portugal] céptico
skepticism {n} (general disposition to doubt)  :: ceticismo {m}
sketch {n} (lookout) SEE: lookout  ::
sketch {n} (quick freehand drawing)  :: esboço
sketch {n} (short musical, dramatic or literary work or idea)  :: sketch, esquete {m} {f}
sketch {v} (to create a sketch)  :: rascunhar
skewer {n} (pin used to secure food during cooking)  :: espeto {m}
skewer {v} (to impale on a skewer)  :: empalar
skewness {n} (property of being skew)  :: tangente {f}
ski {n} (one of a pair of long flat runners designed for gliding over snow)  :: esqui {m}
ski {v} (to move on skis)  :: esquiar
skiascope {n} (retinoscope) SEE: retinoscope  ::
skid {n} (out of control sliding motion)  :: derrapagem {f}
skid {v} (to slide in an uncontrolled manner)  :: derrapar
skidmark {n}  :: brecada, frenagem
skidmark {n} (visible stain left on underpants)  :: freada
skier {n} (someone who practices skiing)  :: esquiador {m}
skilful {adj} (possessing skill, skilled)  :: habilidoso
skill {n} (capacity to do something well)  :: habilidade {f}, talento {m}
skillet {n} (pan for frying)  :: frigideira {f}
skillful {adj} (possessing skill)  :: talentoso
skim {v} (read quickly, skipping some detail)  :: ler superficialmente, ler em diagonal
skim {v} (ricochet)  :: ricochetear
skim milk {n} (milk with removed cream)  :: leite desnatado {m}
skin {n} (congealed layer on the surface of a liquid)  :: película {f}
skin {n} (image used as the background of graphical user interface)  :: capa {f}, skin {f}
skin {n} (outer covering of the body of a person or animal)  :: pele {f}
skin {n} (rolling paper for cigarettes)  :: papel de arroz {m}
skin {n} (skinhead)  :: skinhead {m}
skin {n} (skin of an animal used by humans)  :: pele {f}
skin {n} (the outer protective layer of any plant or animal)  :: pele {f}, casca {f}
skin {v} (to injure the skin of)  :: esfolar, raspar
skin {v} (to remove the skin of)  :: esfolar, descascar
skin and bones {n} (emaciated; very skinny)  :: pele e osso
skin cancer {n} (malignant growth on the skin)  :: câncer de pele {m} [Brazil], cancro de pele {m} [Portugal]
skinflint {n} (one who is excessively stingy or cautious with money)  :: avaro {m}, pão-duro {m} {f}
skinhead {n} (member of skinhead subculture)  :: skinhead {m} {f}
skinhead {n} (someone with a shaved head)  :: careca {m} {f}
skin mag {n} (skin magazine) SEE: skin magazine  ::
skinny {adj} (thin)  :: magro
skip {n} (An open-topped rubbish bin)  :: caçamba {f}, caçamba de entulho {f}
skip {v} (to move by hopping on alternate feet)  :: saltitar
skipping rope {n} (rope for play or exercise)  :: corda de pular {f}
skip rope {n} (rope used) SEE: skipping rope  ::
skip rope {v} (to jump over a rope) SEE: jump rope  ::
ski resort {n} (resort for skiers)  :: estação de esqui {f}
skirmish {n} (brief battle between small groups)  :: escaramuça {f}
skirt {n} (border)  :: borda {f}
skirt {n} (clothing)  :: saia {f}
skirt {n} (part of dress)  :: saia {f}
skirt {n} (slang for woman)  :: rabo-de-saia {m}
skirt {n} (something resembling a skirt)  :: saia {f}
skirt {v}  :: beirar
skirt {v} (to be on or from the border of)  :: rodear, contornar
skitrack {n} (ski track) SEE: ski track  ::
Skopje {prop} (capital of Macedonia)  :: Skopje {f}, Skopie {f}
Skopje {prop} (Macedonia) SEE: Macedonia  ::
Skopostheorie {n} (idea that translating and interpreting should take into account function) SEE: Skopos theory  ::
skua {n} (predatory seabird of the family Stercorariidae)  :: moleiro {m}, mandrião {m}, estercorário {m}
skull {n} (cranium)  :: crânio {m}, caveira {f}
skull {n} (death's-head, skull)  :: caveira {f}
skullcap {n} (cap that covers from the forehead to just above the back of the neck)  :: gorro {m}
skullcap {n} (flowering plant)  :: perilômia {f}
skullduggery {n} (deceptive activities) SEE: skulduggery  ::
skunk {n} (animal)  :: cangambá {m}, gambá {m}
skunk {n} (skunkweed) SEE: marijuana  ::
sky {n} (atmosphere above a point)  :: céu {m}
sky {n} (heaven)  :: céu {m}
sky {n} (specific view, condition)  :: céu {m}
sky blue {adj} (colour)  :: azul-celeste
sky blue {n} (colour)  :: azul-celeste {m}
skylark {n} (small brown passerine bird)  :: cotovia {f}, laverca {f}, calandra {f}, calhandra {f}
skylight {n} (opening in the roof)  :: clarabóia
skyline {n} (horizon) SEE: horizon  ::
skyrocket {n} (pocket) SEE: pocket  ::
skyrocket {v} (to increase suddenly and extremely)  :: ir às alturas, elevar-se às alturas
skyscraper {n} (tall building)  :: arranha-céu {m}
slab {n} (flat piece of material)  :: laje {f}
slab {n} (paving stone)  :: laje {f}, placa {f}
slack {adj} (weak)  :: frouxo {m}
slacken {v} ((intransitive) to gradually decrease in intensity)  :: afrouxar
slag {n} (the impurities which result and are separated out when melting a metal or refining it from its ore)  :: escória {f}
slag {n} (the scoria of a volcano)  :: escória {f}
slake {v} (To cool with water)  :: apagar, extinguir
slake {v} (To satisfy thirst)  :: matar, saciar
slaked lime {n} (calcium hydroxide) SEE: calcium hydroxide  ::
slalomist {n} (slalomer) SEE: slalomer  ::
slam {n} (poetry slam) SEE: poetry slam  ::
slander {n} (false, malicious statement)  :: calúnia {f}, injúria {f}, aleive {m}, aleivosia {f}
slander {v} (utter a slanderous statement)  :: caluniar, injuriar, difamar
slang {n} (cant) SEE: cant  ::
slang {n}  :: gíria
slang {n} (jargon) SEE: jargon  ::
slang {n} (slang)  :: calão {m}, jargão {m}, gíria {f}
slap {n} (A blow.)  :: palmada {f}, estalo {m}, tapa {m}, bofetada {f}
slap {v} (to give a slap)  :: esbofetear
slap someone five {v} (give someone five) SEE: give someone five  ::
slash {n} (slang: trip to the toilet to urinate)  :: mijada {f}
slash {n} (slash fiction) SEE: slash fiction  ::
slash {n} (swift cut with a blade)  :: talho {m}
slash {n} (symbol)  :: barra {f}
slate {n} (record of money owed)  :: conta {m}
slate {n} (rock)  :: ardósia {f}
slattern {n} (prostitute) SEE: prostitute  ::
slattern {n} (slut) SEE: slut  ::
slaughter {n} (a decisive defeat)  :: massacre {m}
slaughter {n} (killing of animals (also kosher and halal rituals))  :: matança {f}
slaughter {n} (killing of people)  :: carnificina {f}, matança {f}, massacre {m}
slaughter {v} (To butcher animals, generally for food (also kosher and halal rituals))  :: matar, abater
slaughter {v} (To kill in a particularly brutal manner)  :: massacrar
slaughter {v} (To massacre people in large numbers)  :: exterminar, massacrar
slaughterhouse {n} (abattoir) SEE: abattoir  ::
Slav {n} (a member of a group of peoples in Eastern Europe speaking a Slavic language)  :: eslavo {m}
slave {n} (person forced to work for another)  :: escravo {m}, escrava {f}
slave {n} (person owned by another)  :: escravo {m}, escrava {f}
slave {n} (person who is forced to perform sexual acts)  :: escravo {m}, escrava {f}
slave {v} (to work hard)  :: mourejar
slave-girl {n} (female slave)  :: escrava {f}
slavery {n} (condition in which one is captivated or subjugated)  :: escravidão {f}
slavery {n} (condition of servitude endured by a slave)  :: escravidão {f}
slavery {n} (institution or practice of owning human beings)  :: escravidão {f}
Slavic {adj} (of the Slavs, their culture or languages)  :: eslavo, eslávico
slavish {adj} (in the manner of a slave)  :: escravista {m} {f}
Slavism {n} (a Slavic idiom or phrase)  :: eslavismo {m}
Slavonia {prop} (region of Croatia)  :: Eslavônia
Slavonic {adj} (Slavic) SEE: Slavic  ::
Slavyansk {prop} (Slovyansk) SEE: Slovyansk  ::
slay {v} (to kill, murder)  :: matar, assassinar
sleazebag {n} ( morally reprehensible, disreputable, or sleazy person)  :: canalha, sem vergonha
sleazy {adj} (Dishonorable; base; vulgar; raunchy)  :: vulgar
sleazy {adj} (Marked by low quality; inferior; inadequate)  :: inferior
sled {n} (sledge) SEE: sledge  ::
sledge {n} (sledgehammer) SEE: sledgehammer  ::
sledge {n} (sleigh or sled)  :: trenó {m}
sledgehammer {n} (kind of hammer)  :: marreta {f}
sleek {adj} (not rough or harsh)  :: liso
sleek {v} (to make smooth; glossy; or to polish)  :: alisar
sleep {n} (informal: act or instance of sleeping)  :: sono {m}
sleep {n} (state of reduced consciousness)  :: sono {m}
sleep {n} (substance found in the corner of the eyes / figurative objectification of sleep)  :: remela {f}
sleep {v} (to rest in state of reduced consciousness)  :: dormir
sleeper {n} (horizontal wooden or concrete structural member supporting railway lines)  :: dormente {m}, travessa {f}
sleeper {n} (railroad sleeping car) SEE: sleeping car  ::
sleeper {n} (someone who sleeps)  :: dorminhoco {m}, dorminhoca {f}
sleeper cell {n} (group of people who remain dormant in a community until activated)  :: célula adormecida {f}, célula dormente {f}
sleeping {adj} (asleep) SEE: asleep  ::
sleeping bag {n} (padded or insulated bag)  :: saco de dormir {m}, saco-cama {m} [Portugal]
Sleeping Beauty {prop} (fairy tale)  :: A Bela Adormecida
Sleeping Beauty {prop} (main character in this story)  :: Bela Adormecida {f}
sleeping car {n} (a railroad car with sleeping facilities for passengers travelling overnight.)  :: vagão-leito {m}
sleepless {adj} (absence of sleep)  :: insone
sleep tight {interj} (good night)  :: durma bem
sleepwalk {v} (somnambulate) SEE: somnambulate  ::
sleepwalker {n} (somnambulist) SEE: somnambulist  ::
sleepy {adj} (feeling the need for sleep)  :: sonolento, com sono
sleepy head {n} (a sleepy person) SEE: sleepyhead  ::
sleepyhead {n} (ruddy duck) SEE: ruddy duck  ::
sleepyhead {n} (sleepy person)  :: dorminhoco {m}, dorminhoca {f}
sleet {n} (mixture of rain and snow)  :: água-neve {f}
sleet {n} (rain which freezes before reaching the ground)  :: granizo {m}, saraiva {f}
sleet {v} (to be in a state in which sleet is falling)  :: granizar
sleeve {n} (part of a garment that covers the arm)  :: manga {f}
sleigh {adj} (sly) SEE: sly  ::
sleigh {n} (vehicle on runners) SEE: sledge  ::
slender {adj} (thin)  :: esbelto, magro
slice {n} (thin, broad piece cut off)  :: fatia
slice {v} (to cut into slices)  :: fatiar {f}
slide {n} (act of sliding)  :: deslizamento {m}
slide {n} (item of play equipment)  :: escorrego {m} [Brazil], escorrega {f} [Portugal], escorregador {m} [Brazil]
slide {n} (microscope slide)  :: lâmina {f}
slide {n} (rubble, earth and stones moving down)  :: deslizamento {m}
slide {n} (slide for playing slide guitar)  :: slide {m}
slide {n} (transparent image for projecting)  :: slide {m}, diapositivo {m}
slide {v} (to cause to move in contact with a surface)  :: deslizar
slide {v} (to lose balance)  :: escorregar
slide {v} (to move in continuous contact with a surface)  :: deslizar, escorregar
slide {v} (to move with low friction)  :: deslizar
slide fastener {n} (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener  ::
slide fastener {n} (zip fastener) SEE: zip fastener  ::
slide rule {n} (analog calculator)  :: régula de cálculo {f}
slight {adj} (insignificant)  :: insignificante
slim {adj} (slender)  :: magro, esbelto, esguio, delgado
slim {v} (lose weight)  :: emagrecer
slim down {v} (to reduce one's weight; to become thinner)  :: emagrecer, secar
slime {n} (mucilaginous substance or mucus-like substance)  :: gosma {f}, lodo {m}
sling {n} (bandage)  :: tipoia {f}
sling {n} (instrument for throwing)  :: funda {f}, fundíbulo {m}, estilingue
sling {v} (to throw)  :: atirar, jogar, arremessar
slingshot {n} (Y-shaped stick)  :: estilingue, baladeira, atiradeira {f}, fisga {f}, bodoque {m}, funda {f}, setra {f}
slink {v} (sneak about furtively)  :: espreitar
slip {n} (nautical: space for a ship to moor) SEE: berth  ::
slip {v} (to lose one's traction)  :: derrapar, deslizar
slip of the tongue {n} (mistake in speech)  :: lapso {m}
slipped disk {n} (protruding vertebral disk)  :: disco deslocado
slipper {n} (low shoe usually worn indoors)  :: chinelo, chinelas, [if fluffy] pantufa
slipper animalcule {n} (paramecium) SEE: paramecium  ::
slippery {adj} (evasive; difficult to pin down)  :: liso (slang)
slippery {adj} (of a surface)  :: escorregadio
slipstick {n} (slide rule) SEE: slide rule  ::
slit {n} (narrow cut or opening; a slot)  :: greta, ranhura
slit {n} (vulgar, slang: opening of the vagina)  :: racha
slit {v} (split into two parts)  :: fender, rachar
sliver {n} (a long piece cut or rent off; a sharp, slender fragment)  :: lasca {f}
slobber {v} (To allow saliva or liquid to run from one's mouth)  :: babar
sloe {n} (Prunus spinosa)  :: abrunho {m}
slogan {n} (phrase associated with a product, used in advertising)  :: slogan {m}, lema {m}
sloop {n} (single-masted sailboat)  :: chalupa {f}
slop {n} (A liquid or semi-solid; goo, paste, mud)  :: lodo {m}
slop {n} (scraps which are fed to pigs)  :: lavagem {f}
slop {v} (to spill or dump liquid)  :: entornar
slope {n} (area of ground that tends evenly upward or downward)  :: ladeira {f}, declive {m}
slope {n} (degree to which a surface tends upward or downward)  :: inclinação {f}
slope {n} (mathematics)  :: declive {m}, gradiente {m}
slope {n} (offensive: person of East Asian descent)  :: amarelo {m}, olho puxado {m}
slope {v} (to tend steadily upward or downward)  :: inclinar
sloppy {adj} (messy; not neat, elegant, or careful)  :: desleixado
slot {n} (narrow depression, perforation, or aperture)  :: fenda, ranhura, abertura
sloth {n} (laziness)  :: preguiça {f}
sloth {n} (mammal)  :: bicho-preguiça {m}, preguiça {f}
slot machine {n} (vending machine) SEE: vending machine  ::
slough {n} (muddy or marshy area)  :: atoleiro {m}, lamaçal {m}, pântano {m}
Slovak {adj} (of Slovakia or its language)  :: eslovaco {m}
Slovak {n} (native of Slovakia)  :: eslovaco {m}
Slovak {prop} (language of Slovakia)  :: eslovaco {m}
Slovakia {prop} (Slovakia)  :: Eslováquia
Slovene {adj} (adjective)  :: esloveno
Slovene {n} (a person)  :: esloveno {m}, eslovena {f}
Slovene {prop} (the language)  :: esloveno {m}
Slovenia {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Eslovénia {f}
Slovenian {adj} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
Slovenian {n} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
Slovenian {prop} (Slovene) SEE: Slovene  ::
slovenly {adj} (having an untidy appearance; unkempt)  :: mulambento {m}, muxibento {m}
slow {adj} (not quick in motion)  :: lento, devagar
slowcoach {n} (plodder) SEE: plodder  ::
slowly {adv} (At a slow pace)  :: devagar, lentamente
slowness {n} (quality of being slow)  :: lentidão {f}
sluff {n} (slough) SEE: slough  ::
sluff {v} (slough) SEE: slough  ::
slug {n} (gastropod)  :: lesma {f}
slug {n} (lazy person) SEE: sluggard  ::
sluggard {n} (lazy or idle person)  :: molenga 2 gên., moleirão {m}
sluice {n} (passage for water)  :: eclusa {f}
slum {n} (dilapidated neighborhood)  :: favela {f} [Brazil], bairro de lata {m} [Portugal], musseque {m} [Angola]
slur {v} (To run together; to articulate poorly)  :: arrastar
Slurpee {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink) SEE: slush  ::
slurry {n} (agriculture: mixture of animal waste, other organic material and sometimes water used as fertilizer)  :: chorume {m}, esterco líquido {m}
slush {n} (half-melted snow)  :: lama de neve {f}
slush {n} (liquid mud or mire)  :: lama {f}
slushie {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink) SEE: slush  ::
Slush Puppie {n} (slush) SEE: slush  ::
slushy {n} (flavored shaved ice served as a drink) SEE: slush  ::
slut {n} (a female dog)  :: cachorra {f}
slut {n}  :: prostituta {f}, puta {f}, meretriz {f}, mulher da vida {f}, garota de programa {f}, cadela {f}, galinha {f}, vaca {f}, boqueteira {f}, acompanhante {f}, vadia {f}
slut {n} (prostitute) SEE: whore  ::
slut {n} (sexually promiscuous woman)  :: puta {f}, piranha {f}, vadia {f}
sly {adj} (artfully cunning; secretly mischievous; wily)  :: esperto {m}
sly {adj}  :: astuto
smack {n} ((slang) heroin) SEE: horse  ::
small {adj} (minuscule or lowercase, referring to written letters)  :: minúsculo
small {adj} (not large)  :: pequeno
small {adj} (young)  :: pequeno, jovem
small caps {n} (font variant)  :: versalete {m}
small-eared galago {n} (Otolemur garnettii) SEE: northern greater galago  ::
small intestine {n} (upper part of the intestine)  :: intestino delgado {m}
smallish {adj} (somewhat small)  :: pequenito {m}
small-minded {adj} (selfish; not mindful of the big picture)  :: mesquinho
small potatoes {n} (small fry) SEE: small fry  ::
smallpox {n} (disease)  :: varíola {f}
small talk {n} (idle conversation)  :: papo {m}
smalltown {n} (small town) SEE: small town  ::
smaragdine {n} (emerald) SEE: emerald  ::
smart {adj} (exhibiting intellectual knowledge, such as that found in books)  :: inteligente
smart {adj} (exhibiting social ability or cleverness)  :: esperto {m}
smart {adj} (good-looking)  :: elegante
smart ass {n} (one promoting his own personality, wishes or views) SEE: smartass  ::
smartphone {n} (electronic handheld device)  :: smartphone {m}
smash {n} (colloquial: traffic accident)  :: batida {f}
smash {n} (in tennis)  :: smash {m}
smash {v} (hit extremely hard)  :: golpear
smear {n} (Pap smear) SEE: Pap smear  ::
smell {n} (sensation)  :: cheiro {m}
smell {n} (sense of smell)  :: olfato {m}
smell {v} (have a particular smell)  :: cheirar
smell {v} (have the smell of)  :: cheirar
smell {v} (sense with nose)  :: cheirar
smell-brain {n} (part of brain involved with smelling)  :: rinencéfalo {m}
smelly {adj} (having a bad smell)  :: fedorento
smelt {n} (production of metal, especially iron, from ore) SEE: smelting  ::
smelt {v}  :: fundir
smelting {n} (process of melting or fusion, especially to extract a metal from its ore)  :: fundição {f}
smetana {n} (type of soured cream)  :: smetana {f}
smile {n} (a happy face expression using mouth, but without producing voice)  :: sorriso {m}
smile {v} (to have a smile on one's face)  :: sorrir
smiley {n} (emoticon) SEE: emoticon  ::
smith {n} (craftsperson who works metal)  :: ferreiro {m}
Smith {prop} (most common surnames by language)  :: Silva
Smith {prop} (surnames derived from the equivalents of "smith")  :: Ferreira, Ferreiro
smithy {n} (forge) SEE: forge  ::
smitten {adj} (in love)  :: apaixonado {m}
smitten {adj} (made irrationally enthusiastic)  :: empolgado {m}
smock {n} (a loose garment worn as protection)  :: avental {m}
smog {n} (urban air pollution)  :: smog {m}
smoke {n} (baseball slang:fastball) SEE: fastball  ::
smoke {n} (colloquial: cigarette)  :: fumo {m}
smoke {n} (colloquial: instance of smoking)  :: fumada {f}
smoke {n} (visible particles and vapour given off by burning material)  :: fumo {m}, fumaça {f}
smoke {v} (to give off smoke)  :: fumegar
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale smoke from a burning cigarette)  :: fumar
smoke {v} (to inhale and exhale tobacco smoke regularly or habitually)  :: fumar
smoke {v} (to preserve or prepare by treating with smoke)  :: defumar
smoke alarm {n} (smoke detector) SEE: smoke detector  ::
smoke detector {n} (device)  :: detetor de fumaça {m}
smoker {n} (bee smoker) SEE: bee smoker  ::
smoker {n} (person who smokes tobacco habitually)  :: fumante {m} {f}, fumador [Portugal]
smoker {n} (smoking car) SEE: smoking car  ::
smokescreen {n} (anything used to conceal or distract)  :: cortina de fumaça {f}
smokestack {n} (a conduit or group of conduits atop a structure allowing smoke to flow out)  :: chaminé {f}
smoking {adj} (giving off smoke)  :: esfumaçante
smoking {adj} (Sexually attractive, usually referring to a woman)  :: gostoso
smoking {n} (action of giving off smoke)  :: esfumaçamento {m}
smoking {n} (smoking of tobacco)  :: fumo {m}
Smolensk {prop} (city)  :: Smolensk {f}, Esmolensco
smooth {adj} (lacking friction, not rough)  :: liso, macio
smoothness {n} (condition of being smooth)  :: suavidade {f}
smooth snake {n} (Coronella austriaca)  :: cobra-lisa-austríaca {f}
SMS {n} (a text message sent on a cell phone)  :: mensagem de texto {f}, SMS {m}
smug {adj} (irritatingly pleased with oneself; self-satisfied)  :: presunçoso, convencido
smuggle {v} (To import or export, illicitly or by stealth, without paying lawful customs charges or duties)  :: contrabandear
smuggling {n} (an act of smuggling)  :: contrabando {m}
smurf {n} (fictional character)  :: estrumpfe {m}, smurf {m}
smut {n} (promiscuous woman) SEE: slut  ::
smut {n} (soot) SEE: soot  ::
snack {n} (a light meal)  :: lanche {m}
snack {n} (an item of food eaten between meals)  :: lanche {m}
snack {n}  :: [Brazil] lanche {m}
snail {n} (any animal of the class Gastropoda having a shell)  :: caramujo {m}, caracol {m}
snake {n} (legless reptile)  :: cobra {f}, serpente {f}, ofídio
snake {v} (to move in a winding path)  :: serpentear
snake charmer {n} (snake charmer)  :: encantador de serpentes {m}
snake hawk {n} (laughing falcon) SEE: laughing falcon  ::
snaky {adj} (twisty) SEE: twisty  ::
snap {n} (quick breaking or cracking sound or the action of producing such a sound)  :: estalo {m} (sound)
snap {v} (to snap one's fingers)  :: estalar
snapdragon {n} (any plant of the genus Antirrhinum)  :: boca-de-leão {f}
snare {n} (mental trap)  :: armadilha {f}
snare {n} (music: type of drum)  :: caixa de guerra {f}, caixa {f}, tarol {m}, tarola {f}, taró {m}, caixa clara {f}, caixa chata {f}
snare {n} (trap)  :: laço {m}
snare {v} (to catch or hold, especially with a loop)  :: engodar – v., enlaçar
snare drum {n} (tubular drum)  :: caixa
snatch {n} (vagina)  :: buceta {f}
sneaker {n} (athletic shoe) SEE: sneakers  ::
sneakers {n} (leisure shoes, often worn for sports; trainers)  :: tênis {m}
sneaky {adj} (Difficult to catch due to constantly outwitting the adversaries)  :: malandro, esquivo {m}
sneaky {adj} (dishonest; deceitful)  :: malandro
sneeze {n} (act of sneezing)  :: espirro {m}
sneeze {v} (expel air as a reflex)  :: espirrar
snicker {v} (to emit a snicker)  :: casquinar
snide {adj} (nasty, sarcastic)  :: sarcástico
sniff out {v} (find)  :: farejar
sniff out {v} (find something using smell)  :: farejar
snipe {n} (bird of the family Scolopacidae)  :: narceja {f}
snipe {n} (fool, blockhead)  :: bobo {m}, tolo {m}
sniper {n} (any attacker using a non-contact weapon against a specific target from a concealed position)  :: franco-atirador {m}, sniper {m} {f}
sniper {n} (a person using long-range small arms for precise attacks from a concealed position)  :: franco-atirador {m}, sniper {m} {f}
sniper {n} (a person who carries the professional title of sniper)  :: sniper {m}
sniper {n}  :: franco-atirador {m}
snitch {v} (inform on)  :: delatar, dedurar
snob {n} (person who seeks to be a member of the upper classes)  :: esnobe {m} {f}
snood {n} (hairnet) SEE: hairnet  ::
snood {n} (neckwarmer) SEE: neckwarmer  ::
snooker {n} (cue sport)  :: sinuca {f}
Snoopy {prop} (pet beagle)  :: Snoopy {m}
snoot {n} (slang: human nose) SEE: schnozzle  ::
snore {n} (act and noise of snoring)  :: ronco {m}
snore {v} (breathe during sleep with harsh noises)  :: roncar
snorkel {n} (hollow tube used for breathing underwater)  :: snorkel {m}
snort {v} (to exhale roughly through the nose)  :: resfolegar
snort {v} (to inhale (usually a drug) through the nose)  :: cheirar
snot {n} (mucus)  :: muco {m}
snotty {adj} (dirtied with snot)  :: ranhoso
snout {n} (long, projecting nose, mouth and jaw of a beast)  :: focinho {m}
snout {n} (nose of a man, (in contempt))  :: focinho {m}
snout moth {n} (eggar) SEE: eggar  ::
snow {n} (cocaine)  :: coca {f}
snow {n} (collective precipitation)  :: nevada {f}
snow {n} (colour)  :: branco-neve {m}
snow {n} (precipitation)  :: neve {f}
snow {n} (TV noise)  :: chuvisco {m}
snow {v} (have snow fall from the sky)  :: nevar
snow angel {n} (design)  :: anjo de neve {m}
snowball {n} (ball of snow)  :: bola de neve {f}
snowball fight {n} (scuffle or play fight whose object is to hit unallied participants with snowballs)  :: briga de bolas de neve {f}
snowboard {n} (board)  :: snowboard {f}
snowdrop {n} (plant)  :: galanto {m}
snowfall {n} (instance of falling of snow)  :: nevada {f}
snowflake {n} (crystal)  :: floco de neve {m}, folheca {f}
snow fox {n} (arctic fox) SEE: arctic fox  ::
snow globe {n} (decorative object)  :: globo de neve {m}
snow leopard {n} (a large feline mammal, Uncia uncia)  :: leopardo-das-neves {m}
snowman {n} (figure made of snow)  :: boneco de neve {m}
snowmobile {n} (vehicle)  :: motoneve {f}, snowmobile {m}
snow plow {n} (vehicle)  :: limpa-neve {m}
Snow Queen {prop} (fairy tale character with power over snow and ice)  :: A Rainha da Neve {f}
snowstorm {n} (bad weather involving blowing winds and snow)  :: nevasca {f} [Brazil], nevão {m} [Portugal], tempestade de neve {f} (both)
Snow White {prop} (character from Snow-White and Rose-Red (Schneeweißchen und Rosenrot))  :: Branca de Neve {f}
Snow White {prop} (character from Snow White (Schneewittchen))  :: Branca de Neve {f}
snowy {adj} (covered with snow)  :: nevado, nevoso
snuff {n} (fine-ground tobacco)  :: rapé {m}
so {adj} (true)  :: assim
so {adv} (in a particular manner)  :: assim
so {adv} (slang: very much)  :: tão
so {adv} (to a particular extent)  :: tão
so {adv} (very)  :: tão
so {conj} (in order that)  :: para que
so {conj} (with the result that)  :: então
so {interj} (interjection used to introduce a new topic)  :: então, e aí
so {n} (sol) SEE: sol  ::
soak {v}  :: encharcar, ensopar
soak {v} (to be saturated with liquid by being immersed in it)  :: molhar-se, ensopar-se, encharcar-se
soak {v} (to immerse in liquid to the point of saturation or thorough permeation)  :: molhar, ensopar, encharcar, deixar de molho
so-and-so {n} (placeholder name)  :: fulano {m}, sicrano {m}, beltrano {m}
soap {n} (soap opera) SEE: soap opera  ::
soap {n} (substance)  :: sabão {m}
soap {v} (apply soap in washing)  :: ensaboar
soap bubble {n} (sphere of soap water)  :: bolha de sabão
soap opera {n} (television serial)  :: telenovela {f}, novela {f}
soar {v} (to fly by means of a glider)  :: planar
sob {v} (weep with convulsive gasps)  :: soluçar
SOB {n} (son of a bitch (abbreviation))  :: fdp
so be it {phrase} (indication of acceptance)  :: assim seja
sober {adj} (dull)  :: sóbrio
sober {adj} (moderate)  :: sóbrio
sober {adj} (not drunk)  :: sóbrio
sober {adj} (not given to excessive drinking of alcohol)  :: sóbrio
sobriety {n} (quality or state of being sober)  :: sobriedade {f}
sobriety {n} (quality or state of not being intoxicated)  :: sobriedade
so-called {adj} (so named)  :: assim chamado {m}, chamado {m}, dito {m}
soccer {n} (game)  :: futebol {m}
soccer player {n} (one who plays soccer)  :: jogador de futebol {m}, futebolista {m-f}
Sochi {prop} (city in Russia)  :: Sochi {f}, Sotchi {f}, Sótchi [rare]
social {adj} (relating to society)  :: social
social anxiety {n} (social anxiety disorder) SEE: social anxiety disorder  ::
social anxiety disorder {n} (the most common anxiety disorder)  :: fobia social {f}, sociofobia
social butterfly {n} (person who likes to attend parties)  :: arroz de festa
social climber {n} (someone who tries to improve their social position)  :: alpinista social {m} {f}
social contract {n} (agreement or contract)  :: contrato social
social Darwinism {n} (theory)  :: darwinismo social {m}
social insect {n} (insects which live socially)  :: inseto social {m}
socialism {n} (group of socialist political philosophies)  :: socialismo {m}
socialism {n} (intermediate phase of social development)  :: socialismo {m}
socialism {n} (political philosophy of social and economic equality)  :: socialismo {m}
socialist {adj} (of, promoting, practicing, or characteristic of socialism)  :: socialista {m-f}
socialist {n} (one who practices or advocates socialism)  :: socialista {m-f}
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia {prop} (Yugoslav state that existed from 1943 until 1992)  :: República Socialista Federativa da Jugoslávia [Portugal], República Socialista Federativa da Iugoslávia [Brazil]
social phobia {n} (social anxiety disorder) SEE: social anxiety disorder  ::
social studies {n} (study of various subjects)  :: estudos sociais {m-p}
social worker {n} (person whose profession is social work)  :: assistente social
society {n} (group of people sharing culture)  :: sociedade {f}
society {n} (group of persons who meet from time to time to engage in a common interest)  :: grupo {m}, sociedade {f}, associação {f}, grêmio {m}, agremiação {f}
society {n} (high society) SEE: high society  ::
society {n} (people of one’s country or community as a whole)  :: sociedade {f}
Socinian {adj} (pertaining to the Socinians)  :: sociniano {m}
Socinian {n} (a member of a certain nontrinitarian Christian denomination)  :: um sociniano {m}
socioeconomic {adj} (of or pertaining to social and economic factors) SEE: socio-economic  ::
socio-economic {adj} (pertaining to a combination of social and economic factors)  :: socioeconômico
sociologist {n} (scientist studying the field of sociology)  :: sociólogo {m}
sociology {n} (study of society, human social interactions, etc.)  :: sociologia {f}
sociopolitical {adj} (socio-political) SEE: socio-political  ::
sock {n} (blow, punch)  :: soco {m}
sock {n} (covering for the foot)  :: meia {f}
socket {n} (computing interprocess communication channel)  :: soquete {m}
socket {n} (hollow in a bone)  :: cavidade {f}
socket {n} (mechanical opening)  :: tomada {f}
Socrates {prop} (Greek philosopher)  :: Sócrates
soda {n} (carbonated water)  :: soda {f}
soda {n} (sodium carbonate)  :: soda cáustica {f}
soda {n} (sweet, carbonated drink)  :: refrigerante {m}, refresco {m}, soda {f}
sodality {n} (companionship) SEE: companionship  ::
soda pop {n} (sweetened, carbonated beverage)  :: refrigerante {m}
soda water {n} (water with carbon dioxide)  :: água gaseificada {f}
sodden {adj} (soaked)  :: encharcado
sodden {v} (to drench, soak or saturate)  :: encharcar
sodium {n} (a reactive metal)  :: sódio {m}
sodium benzoate {n} (the sodium salt of benzoic acid)  :: benzoato de sódio {m}
sodium bicarbonate {n} (salt of sodium hydroxide and carbonic acid)  :: bicarbonato de sódio
sodium chloride {n} (chemical term for table salt; NaCl)  :: cloreto de sódio {m}
sodium hydrogen carbonate {n} (NaHCO3) SEE: sodium bicarbonate  ::
sodium hydroxide {n} (caustic alkali)  :: hidróxido de sódio {m}
sodium lamp {n} (sodium vapor lamp) SEE: sodium vapor lamp  ::
sod off {v} (go away)  :: desaparecer, pôr-se a milhas
Sodom {prop} (city in the Middle East)  :: Sodoma
sodomise {v} (to perform anal sex)  :: sodomizar
sodomite {n} (one who practices sodomy)  :: sodomita {m} {f}
sodomy {n} (anal sex, see also: anal sex)  :: sodomia {f}
sodomy {n} (sex held to be unnatural)  :: sodomia {f}
sofa {n} (upholstered seat)  :: sofá {m}
so far {adv} (until now; previously; yet)  :: até agora
soffit {n} (visible underside of an arch, balcony, beam, cornice, staircase, vault or any other architectural element)  :: sofito {m}
Sofia {prop} (the capital city of Bulgaria)  :: Sófia
soft {adj} (foolish) SEE: foolish  ::
soft {adj} (gentle)  :: suave
soft {adj} (giving way under pressure)  :: mole
soft {adj} (of a cloth)  :: macio {m}, macia {f}
soft chancre {n} (chancroid) SEE: chancroid  ::
soft drink {n} (sweet, non-alcoholic carbonated beverage)  :: refrigerante {m}, refresco {m}, soda {f}
soften {v} ((transitive) To make less harsh)  :: suavizar
soften {v} ((transitive) To make something soft or softer)  :: amolecer
softener {n} (one who softens)  :: suavizante {m}
softness {n} (the quality of being soft)  :: suavidade {f}
soft paraffin {n} (petroleum jelly) SEE: petroleum jelly  ::
soft roe {n} (milt) SEE: milt  ::
soft serve {n} (frozen dessert)  :: sorvete italiano {m}
soft soap {n} (soft-soap) SEE: soft-soap  ::
soft spot {n} (fontanelle) SEE: fontanelle  ::
software {n} (encoded computer instructions)  :: software {m}, programa {m}
Sogdiana {prop} (an ancient Iranian-speaking civilization)  :: Sogdiana {f}
soggy {adj} (soaked with liquid)  :: ensopado, encharcado
soil {n} (country or territory)  :: solo {m}
soil {n} (mineral or organic material serving as a natural medium for the growth of land plants)  :: solo {m}, terra {f}
soil {n} (mixture of sand and organic material)  :: solo {m}
soil {n} (unconsolidated mineral or organic material on the immediate surface of the earth)  :: solo {m}
soil {v} (to defecate into one's clothing) SEE: soil oneself  ::
soil {v} (to make dirty)  :: sujar
soil {v} (to make invalid, to ruin)  :: arruinar, estragar
soiree {n} (formal evening party)  :: sarau {m}
sojourn {n} (A short stay somewhere)  :: estadia {f}
sojourn {v} (Stay temporarily)  :: peregrinar
sol {n} (fifth note of a major scale)  :: sol {m}
solace {n} (consolation)  :: consolo {m}
solace {n} (source of comfort)  :: consolo {m}
solace {v} (to give solace to)  :: consolar, reconfortar
solar {adj} (of or pertaining to the sun)  :: solar
solar calendar {n} (a calendar based on the movement of the Earth around the Sun)  :: calendário solar {m}
solar eclipse {n} (when the Moon passes between the Earth and the sun)  :: eclipse solar {m}
solarium {n} (establishment where one can rent sunbeds)  :: solário {m}
solar sail {n} (a sail-like structure on a spacecraft)  :: vela solar {f}
solar system {n} (any collection of heavenly bodies orbiting a star)  :: sistema solar {m}
solar system {prop} (Solar System) SEE: Solar System  ::
Solar System {prop} (the Sun and all the heavenly bodies that orbit around it)  :: sistema solar {m}
solar wind {n} (outflow of charged particles from the solar corona into space)  :: vento solar {m}
solder {n} (any of various alloys that are used to join small pieces of metal together)  :: solda {f}
solder {v} (to join with solder)  :: soldar
soldering iron {n} (tool)  :: solda de estanho {f}
soldier {n} (member of an army)  :: soldado {m}
sole {adj} (only)  :: único
sole {adj} (unmarried; widowed)  :: solteiro
sole {n} (bottom of a shoe or boot)  :: sola {f}
sole {n} (bottom of the foot)  :: sola {f}, planta do pé {f}
sole {n} (fish)  :: solha {f}
sole {v} (put a sole on (a shoe or boot))  :: solar
solicit {v} (to persistently endeavor)  :: solicitar
solid {adj} (in the solid state)  :: sólido
solid {adj} (lacking errors or inconsistencies)  :: sólido
solid {adj} (lacking holes or hollows)  :: sólido
solid {adj} (strong, unyielding (as of foundations etc))  :: sólido
solid {n} (chemistry: fundamental state of matter)  :: sólido {m}, sólida {f}
solid {n} (geometry: three-dimensional object)  :: sólido {m}, sólida {f}
solidarity {n} (psychological or material support)  :: solidariedade {f}
solidarity {n} (unifying bond between individuals with common goal or enemy)  :: solidariedade {f}
solidify {v} (transitive: to make solid; convert into a solid body)  :: solidificar
solidus {n} (Roman gold coin)  :: soldo {m}
solitaire {n} (patience) SEE: patience  ::
solitaire {n} (person who lives alone) SEE: solitary  ::
solitary {adj} (lonely) SEE: lonely  ::
solitude {n} (state of being alone)  :: solidão {f}
Solomon {prop} (king of Israel)  :: Salomão {m}
Solomon {prop} (male given name)  :: Salomão {m}
Solomon Islands {prop} (A country in Melanesia)  :: Ilhas Salomão
so long as {phrase} (as long as) SEE: as long as  ::
solstice {n} (point where the earth stands at the extreme of its ellipsis around the sun)  :: solstício {m}
solubility {n} ((chemistry) the amount of a substance that will dissolve in a given amount of a solvent)  :: solubilidade {f}
solubility {n} (the condition of being soluble)  :: solubilidade {f}
soluble {adj} (able to be dissolved)  :: solúvel
solution {n} (An act, plan or other means, used or proposed, to solve a problem.)  :: solução {f}
solution {n} (answer to a problem (mathematics))  :: solução {f}
solution {n} (liquid mixture)  :: solução {f}
solution {n} (satisfaction of a claim or debt)  :: liquidação {f}, pagamento {m}
solve {v} (to find an answer or solution)  :: resolver, solucionar
solvent {adj} (able to pay all debts)  :: solvente {m} {f}
solvent {n} (liquid that dissolves a solid, liquid, or gaseous solute)  :: solvente {m}
solyanka {n} (a thick, spicy and sour soup in Russian and Ukrainian cuisine)  :: solyanka {f}
Somali {adj} (pertaining to Somalia)  :: somali, somaliano
Somali {n} (a person)  :: somali {m} {f}, somaliano {m}
Somali {prop} (a language)  :: somali {m}
Somalia {prop} (country in the Horn of Africa)  :: Somália
somatization {n} (generation of physical symptoms for a psychiatric disorder)  :: somatização {f}
sombre {adj} (Dark; gloomy)  :: escuro {m}, sombrio {m}, lúgubre {m}, soturno {m}
sombre {adj} (Dull or dark in colour)  :: escuro {m}
sombrero {n} (hat)  :: sombreiro {m}
some {adv} (approximately, roughly)  :: uns, mais ou menos
some {determiner}  :: alguns {p}, algumas {f-p}
some {determiner} (certain proportion of)  :: algum
some {determiner} (certain, unspecified or unknown)  :: algum, um
some {determiner} (considerable quantity or number of)  :: algum
some {determiner} (informal: remarkable)  :: que
some {determiner} (unspecified amount of)  :: um pouco
some {determiner} (unspecified quantity or number of)  :: algum
some {pron} (certain number)  :: algum {m}
some {pron} (indefinite amount, part)  :: um pouco {m}, alguns
some {pron} (indefinite quantity or number)  :: um pouco {m}
somebody {pron} (some unspecified person)  :: alguém
someday {adv} (sometime; at some time in the future)  :: um dia
somehow {adv} (in one way or another; in some way not yet known or designated)  :: de alguma forma/maneira, de algum jeito, por algum meio
someone {pron} (some person)  :: alguém
somersault {n} (the act of going head over heels)  :: salto mortal {m}
something {pron} (somebody who is superlative in some way)  :: algo mais
something {pron} (talent that is hard to pin down)  :: algo mais {m}
something {pron} (unspecified object)  :: algo {m}, alguma coisa {f}
sometime {adv} (obsolete: sometimes) SEE: sometimes  ::
sometimes {adv} (on certain occasions, but not always)  :: às vezes
somewhat {adv} (limited extent)  :: um tanto, meio
somewhat {pron} (something) SEE: something  ::
somewhere {adv} (in some place)  :: em algum lugar, [Portugal] algures
somewhere {adv} (to some place)  :: a algum lugar
somewhere else {adv} (in some other place)  :: algures
sommelier {n} (wine steward)  :: escanção {m}, sommelier {m} {f}
somnambulant {adj} (walking asleep)  :: sonâmbulo {m}, sonâmbula {f}
somnambulate {v} (to walk while sleeping)  :: sonambular
somnambulation {n} (sleepwalking) SEE: sleepwalking  ::
somnambulism {n} (sleepwalking)  :: sonambulismo {m}
somnambulist {n} (a sleepwalker)  :: sonâmbulo {m}, sonâmbula {f}
somnial {adj} (Pertaining to dreams)  :: sonial
somnolence {n} (a state of drowsiness or sleepiness)  :: sonolência {f}
somnolent {adj} (drowsy)  :: sonolento
so much {adj} (great in quantity or degree)  :: tanto {m}
so much {adv} (to a certain degree or extent)  :: tão
so much for {phrase} (an expression of resignation)  :: lá se vai, lá se foi
son {n} (a male person in relation to his parents)  :: filho {m}
son {n} (an adopted son)  :: filho {m}
son {n} (familiar address)  :: filho {m}
son {n} (male descendant)  :: filho {m}
sonata {n} (a musical composition for one or a few instruments)  :: sonata {f}
sonata form {n} (a form of classical music)  :: forma-sonata {f}
sonatina {n} (piece resembling a sonata but shorter or simpler)  :: sonatina {f}
song {n} (music with words)  :: canção {f}
song {n} (sound of a bird) SEE: birdsong  ::
songbook {n} (book)  :: cancioneiro {m}
Song of Solomon {prop} (book of the Bible)  :: Cântico dos Cânticos {m}
songstress {n} (a female singer)  :: cantora {f}
son-in-law {n} (son-in-law)  :: genro {m}
sonnet {n} (sonnet, a type of poem)  :: soneto {m}
son of a bitch {n} (objectionable person)  :: filho da puta {m}, filha da puta {f}
son of a whore {n} (objectionable person)  :: filho da puta {m}
sonogram {n} (spectrogram) SEE: spectrogram  ::
sonometer {n} (audiometer) SEE: audiometer  ::
Sony {prop} (An international electronics and media company based in Tokyo, Japan)  :: Sony {f}
soon {adv} (within a short time)  :: logo, cedo
sooner or later {adv} (set phrase; eventually)  :: mais cedo ou mais tarde
Sooretama slaty antshrike {n} (bird)  :: [Brazil]: choca-de-sooretama
soot {n} (Fine black or dull brown particles)  :: fuligem {f}
soothe {v} (To calm or placate someone or some situation)  :: acalmar
soothing {adj} (Freeing from fear or anxiety)  :: acalmar, relaxar
soothing {adj} (Giving relief)  :: aliviar
soothsayer {n} (one who predicts the future)  :: adivinho {m}, adivinha {f}
sooty {adj} (of, relating to, or producing soot)  :: fuliginoso
sop {n} (easily frightened person) SEE: milksop  ::
sop {n} (gravy) SEE: gravy  ::
São Paulo {prop} (state in Brazil)  :: São Paulo
Sophia {prop} (female given name)  :: Sofia {f}
sophisticated {adj} (having obtained worldly experience, and lacking naiveté; cosmopolitan)  :: sofisticado {m}
Sophocles {prop} (Greek dramatic poet)  :: Sófocles {m}
sophomore {adj} (second in a series)  :: secundanista, secundarista {m} {f}
soporific {adj} (tending to induce sleep)  :: soporífero {m}, soporífico {m}
soporific {n} (sleep inducing agent)  :: soporífero {m}, soporífico {m}
sorbet {n} (frozen fruit juice)  :: sorvete {m}, sorbet {m}
Sorbian {adj} (of or pertaining to the Sorbs or to the Sorbian language)  :: sórbio
Sorbian {prop} (language)  :: sorábio {m}, sórbio {m}
sorcerer {n} (magician/wizard drawing upon natural powers)  :: feiticeiro, sortílego
sorceress {n} (magician/wizard drawing upon natural powers)  :: feiticeira {f}
sorcery {n} (magical power)  :: feitiçaria {f}, bruxaria, bruxedo {m}, magia {f}, mágica {f}
sordid {adj} (morally degrading)  :: sórdido
sore {adj} (annoyed) SEE: annoyed  ::
sore {adj} (causing pain)  :: doloroso {m}
sore {n} (injured, infected, inflamed, or diseased patch of skin)  :: chaga
sore loser {n} (who doesn't take defeat well, especially one who complains or contests it)  :: mau perdedor
sore throat {n} (symptom)  :: garganta inflamada {f}
sorghum {n} (cereal)  :: sorgo {m}
sorority {n}  :: irmãdade {f}
sorrel {adj} (colour)  :: canela, alazão
sorrel {n} (colour)  :: canela {m}
sorrel {n} (plant)  :: azeda {f}, acetosa {f}
sorrow {n} (unhappiness)  :: tristeza {f}, mágoa {f}
sorrowful {adj} (full of sorrow)  :: magoado {m}
sorry {adj} (poor, regrettable)  :: lastimável {m} {f}
sorry {adj} (regretful for an action or grieved)  :: desculpa, perdão
sorry {interj} (expression of regret or sorrow)  :: desculpa, [formal] perdão, [slang] foi mal
sorry {interj} (request to repeat)  :: quê? como?, hein?, perdão?
sort {n} (type)  :: tipo {m}
sort {v} (arrange in order)  :: ordenar
sort {v} (fix a problem)  :: arrumar
sort {v} (separate according to certain criteria)  :: classificar
sortilege {n} (magic)  :: sortilégio {m}
sort of {adv} (in a way etc.)  :: mais ou menos, aproximadamente, de certa forma
sort out {v} (to fix problem)  :: resolver completamente
so-so {adj} (neither good nor bad)  :: mais ou menos
so-so {adv} (neither well nor poorly)  :: mais ou menos, assim, assim, assim assim, assim-assim
so that {conj} (in order to)  :: para que {n}, de modo que
São Tomé {prop} (capital of São Tomé and Príncipe)  :: São Tomé {f}
São Tomé and Príncipe {prop} (Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe)  :: São Tomé e Príncipe
Sãotomense {prop} (Forro) SEE: Forro  ::
so to speak {adv} (in a manner of speaking)  :: por assim dizer
sotto {adj} (music, informal: sotto voce (adjective)) SEE: sotto voce  ::
sotto {adv} (music, informal: sotto voce (adverb)) SEE: sotto voce  ::
soufflé {n} (baked dish)  :: suflê {m}
sought-after {adj} (in demand) SEE: in demand  ::
soul {n} (life, energy, vigour)  :: ânimo {m}
soul {n} (person, especially as one among many)  :: alma {f}
soul {n} (soul music)  :: soul {m}
soul {n} (the spirit or essence of a person that is believed to live on after the person’s death)  :: alma {f}
soulmate {n} (Someone with whom one has a special connection)  :: alma gémea {f} [Portugal], alma gêmea {f} [Brazil]
sound {adj} (complete, solid, or secure)  :: completo {m}, sólido {m}, seguro {m}
sound {adj} (deep and restful of sleep)  :: profundo
sound {adj} (healthy)  :: são {m}, {f}
sound {adj} (sound asleep) SEE: sound asleep  ::
sound {n} (air bladder) SEE: swim bladder  ::
sound {n} (a probe)  :: sonda {f}
sound {n} (cuttlefish) SEE: cuttlefish  ::
sound {n} (long narrow inlet)  :: enseada {f}
sound {n} (sensation perceived by the ear)  :: som
sound {n}  :: som {m}
sound {n} (vibration capable of causing this)  :: som {m}
sound {v} (to produce a sound)  :: soar
sound card {n} (a computer hardware device used for generating and capturing sounds)  :: placa de som
soundscape {n}  :: som ambiente
soup {n} (dish)  :: sopa {f}
soupçon {n} (suspicion, suggestion) SEE: suspicion  ::
soupçon {n} (very small amount) SEE: modicum  ::
soupspoon {n} (soupspoonful) SEE: soupspoonful  ::
soupspoon {n} (spoon for eating soup)  :: colher de sopa {f}
sour {adj} (having an acidic, sharp or tangy taste)  :: azedo
source {n} ((computing) source code)  :: código-fonte {m}, fonte {f}
source {n} (person, place or thing from which something comes or is acquired)  :: origem {f}, fonte {f}
source {n} (reporter's informant)  :: fonte {f}
source {n} (spring; fountainhead; collection of water)  :: nascente {f}, cabeceira {f}, exsurgência {f}
source code {n} (human-readable instructions in a programming language)  :: código-fonte {m}
sour cherry {n} (fruit)  :: ginja {f}, amarena {f}
sour cherry {n} (Prunus cerasus)  :: ginjeira {f}
sour cream {n} (cream which has been treated with a benign bacterium)  :: creme azedo {m}
sour grapes {n} (expressing disdain)  :: uvas verdes {f-p}
soursop {n} (fruit)  :: graviola
south {adj} (of or pertaining to the south)  :: sulista {m} {f}, do sul, meridional {m} {f}, austral {m} {f}
south {adv} (towards the south)  :: ao sul
south {n} (compass point)  :: sul {m}
South Africa {prop} (country)  :: África do Sul {f}
South African {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to South Africa)  :: sul-africano
South African {n} (person)  :: sul-africano {m}
South African English {prop} (English dialect of South Africa)  :: inglês sul-africano {m}
South America {prop} (continent that is the southern part of the Americas)  :: América do Sul {f}
South American sea lion {n} (animal)  :: otária {f}
South Asia {prop} (South Asia)  :: Ásia do Sul {f}, Ásia Meridional {f}
South Australia {prop} (state of Australia)  :: Austrália do Sul {f}, Austrália Meridional {f}
South Carolina {prop} (US state)  :: Carolina do Sul {f}
South Caucasus {prop} (region of southwest Asia)  :: Transcaucásia {f}
South China Sea {prop} (Pacific Ocean, between the Asian mainland and Taiwan, Borneo and the Philippines)  :: Mar da China Meridional {m}
South Dakota {prop} (state of the USA)  :: Dakota do Sul {f}
southeast {adj} (southeastern)  :: do sudeste
southeast {adj} (Towards the southeast)  :: sudeste
southeast {n} (compass point)  :: sudeste {m}
Southeast Asia {prop} (a subregion of Asia)  :: Sueste asiático {m}, Sudeste asiático {m}
southern {adj} (of or pertaining to a southern region)  :: meridional, do sul/Sul, sulista
southern {adj} (of the south)  :: do sul, meridional, austral
southerner {n} (someone from the south of a region)  :: sulista
Southerner {n} (someone from the south of a region) SEE: southerner  ::
Southern Europe {prop} (Southern Europe)  :: Europa meridional
Southern Hemisphere {n} (hemisphere to the south of its equator)  :: hemisfério sul {m}
Southern Ocean {prop} (the fourth largest ocean of the Earth, surrounding the Antarctic landmass)  :: oceano Antártico {m}
Southern Sesotho {prop} (Sotho) SEE: Sotho  ::
South Korea {prop} (country in East Asia)  :: Coreia do Sul [Portugal], Coréia do Sul [Brazil]
South Korean {adj} (of South Korea)  :: sul-coreano
South Korean {n} (person from or descended from South Korea)  :: sul-coreano {m}
South Ossetia {prop} (South Ossetia)  :: Ossétia do Sul {f}
south pole {n} (negative magnetic pole)  :: polo sul {m}
south pole {n} (the southernmost point on a celestial body)  :: polo sul {m}
South Pole {prop} (the southernmost point on Earth)  :: Polo Sul {m}
South Sudan {prop} (country in Africa)  :: Sudão do Sul {m}
southwest {adj} (towards the southwest)  :: sudoeste, do sudoeste
southwest {n} (compass point)  :: sudoeste {m}
South Yemen {prop} (country)  :: Iémen do Sul {m} [Portugal], Iêmen do Sul {m} [Brazil]
souvenir {n} (item of sentimental value to remember an event or location)  :: suvenir {m}
sovereign {adj} (exercising power of rule)  :: soberano
sovereign {n} (monarch)  :: suserano {m}
sovereignty {n} (of a nation: the state of making laws and controlling resources without the coercion of other nations.)  :: soberania {f}
sovereignty {n} (of ruler or God: supreme authority over all things)  :: autoridade {f}, soberania {f}
sovereignty {n} (of self: the liberty to decide one's thoughts and actions)  :: arbítrio {m}
sovereignty {n}  :: soberanía {f}
soviet {adj} (pertaining to a soviet)  :: soviético
soviet {adj} (relating to the Soviet Union)  :: soviético {m}
soviet {n} (council)  :: soviete {m}
soviet {n} (form of government)  :: sovietismo {m}
Soviet {adj} (pertaining to the Soviet Union or its republics)  :: soviético
Soviet {prop} (soviet) SEE: soviet  ::
Soviet Union {prop} (USSR)  :: União Soviética {f}
sow {n} (female pig)  :: porca {f}
sow {v} (disperse seeds)  :: semear
so what {interj} (reply of indifference)  :: e daí?, e?
soy {n} (soy beans)  :: soja {f}
soy {n} (soy sauce) SEE: soy sauce  ::
soybean {n} (plant)  :: soja {f}
soybean {n} (seed)  :: grão de soja {m}
soy milk {n} (a beverage made from soy beans)  :: leite de soja {m}
soy sauce {n} (a condiment and ingredient made from fermented soybeans)  :: molho de soja {m}
Soyuz {prop} (a Soviet/Russian spacecraft)  :: Soyuz {m}
spa {n} (spa)  :: spa {m}
space {n} (area beyond atmosphere of planets)  :: espaço {m}
space {n} (bounded or specific physical extent)  :: espaço {m}
space {n} (gap between written characters, lines etc.)  :: espaço {m}
space {n} (physical extent in two or three dimensions)  :: espaço {m}
space {n} (while) SEE: while  ::
space {v} (to set some distance apart)  :: espaçar
spacecraft {n} (vehicle that travels through space)  :: nave espacial, astronave
space flight {n} (voyage in space)  :: vôo espacial {m}
space probe {n} (unmanned space vehicle designed to voyage beyond Earth orbit)  :: sonda espacial {f}
spaceship {n} (vehicle that flies through space)  :: espaçonave {f}, nave espacial {f}
space shuttle {n} (vehicle capable of travelling repeatedly btw Earth and outer space)  :: ônibus espacial {m}
Space Shuttle {prop} (a space transportation system)  :: ônibus espacial {m}
space station {n} (manned artificial satellite)  :: estação espacial {f}
space suit {n} (system of clothing worn by astronauts when in space)  :: fato espacial [Portugal], traje espacial [Brazil]
spacetime {n} (four dimensional continuum)  :: espaço-tempo
space-time {n} (spacetime) SEE: spacetime  ::
space travel {n} (travel through space in order to visit and explore other worlds)  :: viagem espacial {f}
spacious {adj} (having much space; roomy)  :: espaçoso
spade {n} (a black person)  :: crioulo {m}
spade {n} (a garden tool with a handle and a flat blade for digging)  :: {f}
spade {n} (one of the black suits in a deck of cards)  :: espada {f}
spades {n} (spade) SEE: spade  ::
spades {n} (suit of playing cards)  :: espadas {m-p}
spaghetti {n} (informally: any type of pasta) SEE: pasta  ::
spaghetti {n} (pasta)  :: espaguete {m}
spaghetti {n} (spaghetti code) SEE: spaghetti code  ::
Spain {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Espanha {f}
spam {n} (tinned meat product) SEE: SPAM  ::
spam {n} (unsolicited bulk electronic messages)  :: spam {m}, lixo eletrônico {m}
spam {n} (unsolicited electronic message sent in bulk)  :: spam {m}
spam {v} (intransitive)  :: spamear or espamear (?)
span {n} (mathematics: the space of all linear combinations of something)  :: espaço gerado
span {n} (small space or a brief portion of time)  :: período
span {n} (space from thumb to little finger)  :: palmo {m}
span {n} (spread between supports)  :: vão {m}
span {v} (to cover or extend over an area or time period)  :: abranger
Spaniard {n} (somebody from Spain)  :: espanhol {m}, espanhola {f}
Spanish {adj} (of or pertaining to Spain)  :: espanhol
Spanish {adj} (of or pertaining to the people or culture of Spain)  :: espanhol, hispânico
Spanish {adj} (of or pertaining to the Spanish language)  :: espanhol, castelhano
Spanish {prop} (Romance language of Spain and the Americas)  :: espanhol {m}, castelhano {m}
Spanish Water Dog {n} (Spanish Water Dog)  :: cão d'água espanhol {m}
spank {n} (an instance of spanking; a smack or slap)  :: surra {f}
spank {v} (to smack or slap a person's buttocks, with the bare hand or other object.)  :: surrar
spanking {n} (form of physical punishment)  :: surra {f}, sova {f}, coça {f}
spanner {n} (hand tool for adjusting nuts and bolts)  :: chave inglesa {f}
spanning tree {n} (tree which includes all vertices of a graph)  :: árvore geradora {f}, árvore de extensão
spanworm {n} (measuring worm) SEE: measuring worm  ::
spare the rod and spoil the child {proverb} (if one does not discipline a child he or she will never learn obedience)  :: quem ama, castiga
spare time {n} (free time) SEE: free time  ::
spare tire {n} (extra tire) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spare tire {n} (fat around midsection) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spare wheel {n} (extra wheel) SEE: spare tyre  ::
spark {n} (burst of electrical discharge)  :: faísca {f}
spark {n} (particle of glowing matter)  :: faísca {f}, fagulha {f}, chispa {f}, faúlha {f}
sparkle {n} (brilliance)  :: brilho {m}
sparkle {n} (scintillation)  :: cintilação
spark plug {n} (device that forms a high-voltage spark for fuel ignition)  :: vela de ignição {f}
sparrow {n} (bird of the family Emberizidae)  :: escrevedeira {f}
sparrow {n} (bird of the family Passeridae)  :: pardal {m}
sparrow {n} (generically, any small, nondescript bird)  :: passarinho {m}
sparrow {n}  :: pardal {m}
sparrow {n} (Passer domesticus)  :: pardal-doméstico {m}
sparrow hawk {n} (Accipiter nisus) SEE: Eurasian sparrowhawk  ::
sparrow hawk {n} (Falco sparverius) SEE: American kestrel  ::
sparrowhawk {n} (Eurasian sparrowhawk) SEE: Eurasian sparrowhawk  ::
Sparta {prop} (ancient city-state in southern Greece)  :: Esparta {f}
Spartan {adj} (spartan) SEE: spartan  ::
spasm {n} (contraction of a muscle)  :: espasmo {m}
spatial {adj} (pertaining to space)  :: espacial
spatula {n} (kitchen utensil for turning and lifting)  :: espátula {f}
spawn {v} (to produce or deposit (eggs) in water)  :: desovar
speak {n} (jargon/terminology)  :: jargão {m}, gíria {f}
speak {v} (to be able to communicate in a language)  :: falar
speak {v} (to communicate with one's voice using words)  :: falar
speaker {n} (loudspeaker)  :: alto-falante {m}, altifalante {m}
speaker {n} (one who makes a speech to an audience)  :: orador {m}, oradora {f}
speaker {n} (one who speaks)  :: falante {m} {f}
speaking {adj} (eloquent) SEE: eloquent  ::
speak in tongues {v} (To speak in a language unknown to the speaker)  :: falar em línguas
speak of the devil {phrase} (expression used when a person mentioned in the current conversation happens to arrive)  :: falando do diabo
speak of the devil and he appears {phrase} (expression used when a person mentioned in the current conversation happens to arrive)  :: falando do diabo, aparece o rabo
spear {n}  :: lança {f}
spear {n} (long stick with a sharp tip)  :: lança {f}
spear {n} (sharp tool used by fishermen to retrieve fish)  :: arpão {m}
spear carrier {n} (person in a play or movie with a minimal part) SEE: walk-on  ::
spearhead {n} (one who leads or initiates an activity)  :: comandante {m}
spearhead {n} (the leading military unit in an attack)  :: ponta de lança {f}
spearhead {n} (the pointed head, or end, of a spear)  :: ponta da lança {f}
spearhead {v} (to drive or campaign ardently)  :: chefiar, comandar
spearthrower {n} (atlatl) SEE: atlatl  ::
special {adj} (distinguished by a unique or unusual quality)  :: especial
special {adj} (of particular interest or value; certain; dear; beloved; favored)  :: especial
special effect {n} (effect that cannot be reasonably achieved by normal means)  :: efeito especial {m}
special interest group {n} (advocacy group) SEE: advocacy group  ::
specialist {n} (expert)  :: especialista {m} {f}, expert {m} {f}
specialist {n} (physician)  :: especialista {m} {f}
specially {adv} (in a special manner)  :: especialmente
specialty {n} (that in which one specializes)  :: especialidade {f}
species {n}  :: espécie {f}
species {n} (group of plants or animals having similar appearance)  :: espécie
species {n} (rank in a taxonomic classification)  :: espécie
specific {adj}  :: específico
specifically {adv} (for a specific purpose or reason)  :: especificamente
specificness {n} (specificity) SEE: specificity  ::
specified {adj} (Thoroughly explained)  :: especificado
specify {v}  :: especificar
specimen {n} (example)  :: espécime {m}, exemplar {m}
specimen {n} (sample)  :: exemplar {f}, amostra {f}
specious {adj} (seemingly well-reasoned, but fallacious)  :: especioso
spectacle {n}  :: espectáculo {m}
spectacle {n} (optical instrument) SEE: spectacles  ::
spectacle {n} (something exhibited to view)  :: espetáculo {m}, show {m}, mostra {f}
spectacled {adj} (wearing spectacles) SEE: bespectacled  ::
spectacles {n} (a pair of lenses set in a frame)  :: óculos {m-p}
spectacles {n} (plural of spectacle) SEE: spectacle  ::
spectacular {adj} (amazing or worthy of special attention)  :: espetacular
spectator {n} (observer)  :: espectador
specter {n} (ghostly apparition)  :: espectro {m}, aparição {f}
spectrography {n} (using a spectrometer to produce a spectrograph)  :: espectrografia {f}
spectrometry {n} (measurement of the wavelength of electromagnetic radiation)  :: espectrometria {f}
spectrophotometer {n} (instrument used to measure the intensity of electromagnetic radiation at different wavelengths)  :: espectrofotômetro {m}
speech {n} (a dialect or language) SEE: dialect, language  ::
speech {n} (an oration, session of speaking)  :: discurso {m}
speech {n} (vocal communication)  :: fala {f}
speech balloon {n} (speech balloon) SEE: speech bubble  ::
speechless {adj} (not speaking; not knowing what to say)  :: sem palavras, atónito [Portugal], atônito [Brazil], perplexo, estarrecido
speed {n} (luck, success, prosperity) SEE: luck, success, prosperity  ::
speed {n} (rapidity)  :: velocidade {f}, rapidez {f}
speed {n} (rate of motion)  :: velocidade {f}
speed bump {n} (transverse ridge in the road)  :: lombada {f}
speed of light {n} (the speed of electromagnetic radiation in a perfect vacuum)  :: velocidade da luz {f}
speed of sound {n} (speed at which sound is propogated)  :: velocidade do som {f}
speedometer {n} (a device that measures, and indicates the current speed of a vehicle)  :: velocímetro {m}
speed skating {n} (The sport of racing around an oval course on ice skates)  :: patinação de velocidade {f}
speedy {adj} (characterized by rapid or swift motion)  :: rápido, pronto
speleology {n} (scientific study of caves)  :: espeleologia {f}
spell {n} (indefinite period of time)  :: breve período {m}, intervalo {m}
spell {n} (magical effect of such incantation)  :: encanto {m}, encantamento {m}, feitiço {m}
spell {n} (magical incantation)  :: encantamento {m}, feitiço {m}
spell {v} (to compose a word)  :: soletrar
spell {v} (to indicate that some future event will occur)  :: prever, pressagiar, vaticinar
spell {v} (to work in place of someone)  :: render
spell {v} (to write or say the letters that form a word)  :: soletrar
spelling {n} (act, practice, ability, or subject of forming words with letters, or of reading the letters of words; orthography)  :: soletração {f}
spelling {n} (a specific spelling of a word)  :: ortografia {f}
spelling {n} (manner of spelling of words)  :: ortografia {f}
spelling {n}  :: ortografia {f}
spelt {n} (a type of wheat, Triticum aestivum spelta)  :: espelta {f}
spelunk {n} (cave, cavern, grotto) SEE: cave  ::
spend {n} (amount spent)  :: gasto {m}
spend {n} (discharged semen)  :: jato {m}
spend {n} (expenditures)  :: gastos {m-p}
spend {v}  :: gastar
spend {v} (to consume, to use up (time))  :: gastar
spend {v} (to pay out)  :: gastar
spend {v} (to wear out, to exhaust)  :: gastar
spendthrift {adj} (wasteful, improvident,profligate)  :: gastador
spendthrift {n} (someone who spends money wastefully)  :: gastador {m}
spent {adj} (used up)  :: usada
sperm {n} (cell)  :: espermatozoide {m}
sperm {n} (semen (fluid))  :: esperma {m}
spermatozoon {n} (reproductive cell of the male)  :: espermatozoide {m}
sperm bank {n} (vulgar: vagina) SEE: cunt  ::
sperm whale {n} (sperm whale)  :: cachalote {m}
spew {n} (ejaculate) SEE: ejaculate  ::
spew {n} (vomit) SEE: vomit  ::
spew {v} (to vomit)  :: vomitar
sphene {n} (titanite) SEE: titanite  ::
sphenoid {n} (sphenoid bone) SEE: sphenoid bone  ::
sphenoid bone {n} (sphenoid bone)  :: esfenoide {m}
spheral {adj} (spherical) SEE: spherical  ::
sphere {n} (astronomy: apparent outer limit of space) SEE: celestial sphere  ::
sphere {n} (mathematics: regular three-dimensional object)  :: esfera {f}
sphere {n} (region in which something or someone is active)  :: esfera {f}
sphere {n} (spherical physical object)  :: esfera {f}
spherical {adj} (of or relating to a sphere or spheres)  :: esférico
spherical {adj} (shaped like a sphere)  :: esférico
spherometer {n} (measuring device)  :: esferómetro {m} [Portugal], esferômetro {m} [Brazil]
sphincter {n} (band of muscle)  :: esfíncter {m}
sphincteric {adj} (sphincteral) SEE: sphincteral  ::
sphinx {n} (mythology: creature with the head of a person and the body of an animal)  :: esfinge {f}
sphinx {n} (person who keeps his/her thoughts and intentions secret)  :: esfinge {f}
Sphinx {prop} (Greek mythological creature)  :: Esfinge {f}
Sphinx {prop} (large monument in Egypt)  :: Esfinge {f}
sphygmomanometer {n} (device to measure blood pressure)  :: esfigmomanómetro {m} [Portugal], esfigmomanômetro {m} [Brazil]
spice {n} (any variety of spice)  :: tempero {m}
spice {n} (plant matter used to season or flavour food)  :: especiaria {f}, tempero, tempero
spice {n} (Yorkshire dialect: sweets, candy) SEE: sweets, candy  ::
spice up {v} (Enhance the flavour of something using spice)  :: condimentar, temperar
spice up {v} (To make something more exotic, fun or extravagant)  :: apimentar
spicewood {n} (spicebush) SEE: spicebush  ::
spicy {adj} (containing spice)  :: temperado, condimentado
spicy {adj} (tangy or pungent)  :: apimentado, picante
spider {n} (arthropod)  :: aranha {f}
spiderlike {adj} (resembling a spider)  :: araneiforme
spiderweb {n} (net-like construct of a spider)  :: teia {f}, aranheira {f}, teia de aranha {f}
spigot {n} (faucet) SEE: tap  ::
spike {n} (anything resembling like a nail in shape)  :: espinho
spike {n} (ear of grain)  :: espiga {f}
spike {n} (very large nail)  :: espinho
spike addition {n} (technique in analytical chemistry)  :: adição-padrão {f}
spill {v} (transitive: to drop something so that it spreads out)  :: derramar
spill one's guts {v} (vomit) SEE: vomit  ::
spin {v}  :: girar, rodar
spin {v} (to make yarn)  :: fiar
spin {v} (to turn around quickly)  :: girar
spinach {n} (a particular edible plant, Spinacia oleracea)  :: espinafre {m}
spinal cord {n} (thick, whitish cord of nerve tissue)  :: medula espinhal {f}
spindle {n} (rod in spinning and winding thread)  :: fuso
spine {n} (backbone)  :: espinhaço {m}, espinha {f}
spine {n} (bound edge of a book)  :: dorso {m}
spine {n} (rigid, pointed surface protuberance or needle-like structure on an animal, shell, or plant)  :: espinho
spinel {n} (any of several hard minerals of cubic symmetry that are mixed oxides of magnesium and aluminium)  :: espinela {f}
spine pig {n} (porcupine) SEE: porcupine  ::
spinning top {n} (a toy)  :: pião
spinning wheel {n} (device for spinning thread with a wheel and a spindle)  :: roda de fiar {f}
spinster {n} (unmarried woman)  :: solteira {f}, solteirona {f}
spiny anteater {n} (common name for echidna) SEE: echidna  ::
spiny lobster {n} (spiny lobster)  :: lagosta {f}
spiral {n} (geometry)  :: espiral {f}
spire {n} (tapering architectural structure)  :: agulha {f}, flecha {f}, coruchéu {m}
spire {n} (top, or uppermost point, of anything; the summit)  :: topo, ápice, cume, cúpula
spirit {n} (alcohol)  :: álcool {m}
spirit {n} (enthusiasm)  :: ânimo {m}
spirit {n} (manner or style)  :: jeito {m}
spirit {n} (soul)  :: espírito {m}
spirit {n} (supernatural being)  :: espírito {m}
Spiritism {prop} (a philosophical doctrine)  :: espiritismo
spirit level {n} (spirit level)  :: nível de bolha {m}
spiritual {adj} (of or pertaining to the spirit or the soul)  :: espiritual {m} {f}
spiritualism {n} (the belief that the dead communicate with the living through mediums)  :: espiritualismo {m}
spiritualism {n} (the philosophic doctrine, opposing materialism)  :: espiritualismo {m}
spiritualist {adj} (pertaining to spiritualism)  :: espiritualista {m} {f}
spiritualist {n} (one who practices spiritualism)  :: espiritualista {m} {f}
spirituality {n} (concern for what is unseen and intangible)  :: espiritualidade {f}
spiritually {adv} (in a spiritual manner)  :: espiritualmente
spiritus asper {n} (Ancient Greek diacritical mark) SEE: rough breathing  ::
spiritus lenis {n} (Ancient Greek diacritical mark) SEE: smooth breathing  ::
spirometer {n} (medical device)  :: espirómetro {m} [Portugal], espirômetro {m} [Brazil]
spit {n} (a rod on which meat is grilled/broiled)  :: espeto {m}
spit {n} (saliva)  :: cuspe {m}, saliva {f}
spit {v} (to evacuate saliva from the mouth)  :: cuspir
spite {n} (ill-will or hatred toward another; a desire to vex or injure)  :: desprezo {m}, rancor {m}
spite {v} (to be angry at; to hate)  :: desprezar
spite {v} (to treat maliciously)  :: provocar
spiteful {adj} (filled with spite)  :: malévolo, danoso, rancoroso {m}
spitter {n} (baseball sense) SEE: spitball  ::
spittoon {n} (receptacle for spit)  :: cuspidor {m}, cuspideira {f}, escarradeira {f}
splanchnic {adj} (Relating to the viscera or intestines)  :: esplâncnico
spleen {n} (mood)  :: esplim {m}
spleen {n} (organ)  :: baço {m}
splendid {adj}  :: esplêndido
splendor {n} (magnificent appearance)  :: esplendor {m}
splenectomy {n} (surgical removal of the spleen)  :: esplenectomia {f}
splice {v} (to unite as if splicing)  :: misturar
splice {v} (to unite in marriage) SEE: marry  ::
splinter {n} (long, sharp fragment of material, often wood)  :: farpa {f}
split {n} (baseball pitch) SEE: split-finger fastball  ::
split {n} (breach, division)  :: racha {m}
split {v} (divide along a more or less straight line)  :: partir, dividir, cindir
split {v} (leave)  :: partir, deixar, [slang] cair fora, rachar fora
split {v} (separate)  :: separar-se, terminar
split {v} (share out)  :: dividir, repartir
splits {n} (manoeuvre in dance or gymnastics by which the legs are extended straight out and perpendicular to the body)  :: espacate {m}
spoil {n} (material moved)  :: saque {m}
spoil {n} (plunder taken from an enemy or victim)  :: pilhagem {f}, saque {m}, butim
spoil {v} (become sour or rancid, to decay)  :: estragar
spoil {v} (ruin)  :: estragar, arruinar
spoil {v} (to coddle or pamper)  :: mimar
spoiled {adj} (spoilt) SEE: spoilt  ::
spoiler {n} (automobiles: device to reduce lift and increase downforce)  :: aerofólio
spoiler {n} (document, review or comment)  :: spoiler {m}
spoils of war {n} (profits extracted as the result of winning a war)  :: butim de guerra {m}
spoilsport {n} (someone who puts an end to harmless fun)  :: estraga-prazeres {m} {f}
spoilt {adj} (food: rendered unusable or inedible)  :: estragado
spoke {n} (part of a wheel)  :: raio {m}
spokesman {n} (one who speaks as the voice of a group of people)  :: porta-voz
spokesperson {n} (person who acts as the voice of a group of people)  :: porta-voz {m} {f}
spondee {n} (word of two syllables)  :: espondeu {m}
sponge {n} (marine invertebrate with a porous skeleton)  :: esponja {f}
sponge {n} (piece of porous material used for washing)  :: esponja {f}
sponge {n} (sponge cake) SEE: sponge cake  ::
sponge {n} (sponge pudding) SEE: sponge pudding  ::
sponge cake {n} (type of cake)  :: pão de ló {m}
spongecake {n} (cake which has a firm yet well aerated structure) SEE: sponge cake  ::
spontaneity {n} (the quality of being spontaneous)  :: espontaneidade {f}
spontaneous {adj} (done by one's own free choice, or without planning)  :: espontâneo
spontaneous {adj} (random) SEE: random  ::
spontaneous {adj} (self generated; happening without any apparent external cause)  :: espontâneo
spontaneously {adv} (in a spontaneous manner)  :: espontaneamente
spontoon {n} (weapon)  :: espontão
spooky {adj} (eerie; suggestive of ghosts)  :: fantasmagórico
spool {n} (spindle)  :: carretel {m}, bobina
spoon {n} (measure that will fit into a spoon) SEE: spoonful  ::
spoon {n} (scooped utensil for eating (or serving))  :: colher {f}
spoon {v} (to lie together)  :: deitar de conchinha
spoonbill {n} (bird)  :: colhereiro {m}
spoonbill {n} (paddlefish) SEE: paddlefish  ::
spoonerism {n} (phrase where sounds are transposed)  :: trocadilho {m}, spoonerismo {m}
spoon-feed {v}  :: dar tudo mastigado a, dar de comer com colher
spoonful {n} (amount a spoon will hold)  :: colherada {f}
spoon lure {n} (oblong, concave lure)  :: colher {f}
sporadic {adj} (rare and scattered in occurrence)  :: esporádico
sporange {n} (sporangium) SEE: sporangium  ::
spore {n} (reproductive particle)  :: esporo {m}
sport {n} (any athletic activity that uses physical skills)  :: [Brazil] esporte {m}, [Portugal] desporto {m}
sportsman {n} (male athlete)  :: esportivo {m}
sportswoman {n} (woman who engages in sports)  :: esportiva {f}
spot {n} (a round or irregular patch of a different color)  :: mancha {f}
spot {n} (bright lamp; spotlight)  :: lâmpada
spot {n} (location or area)  :: lugar {m}
spot {n} (small amount)  :: pouco {m}
spot {n} (stain)  :: mancha {f}
spot {v} (loan money to somebody)  :: emprestar (dinheiro a alguém)
spot {v} (remove, or attempt to remove, a stain)  :: remover uma mancha
spot {v} (see, pick out, notice or identify)  :: identificar
spot {v} (stain; leave a spot)  :: manchar
spotted dog {n} (Lycaon pictus) SEE: African hunting dog  ::
spotted dragonet {n} (Callionymus maculatus)  :: peixe-pau-malhado
spot-winged antshrike {n} (Pygiptila stellaris, Thamnophilus stellaris)  :: choca-cantadora [Brazil]
spouse {n} (husband or wife)  :: cônjuge {m}, esposo {m}
spouse {v} (to get married to) SEE: espouse  ::
sprat {n} (any of various small marine fish in the genus Sprattus.)  :: espadilha {f}
spray can {n} (pressurized canister) SEE: aerosol can  ::
sprayer {n} (object used for spraying)  :: pulverizador {m}
sprayhood {n} (companionway cover) SEE: dodger  ::
spread {n} (act of spreading)  :: espalhamento {m}
spread {v} ((intransitive) to take up a larger area, expand)  :: se espalhar, se alastrar
spread {v} (to disperse, scatter)  :: espalhar, difundir
spread {v} (to extend, stretch out (limbs etc))  :: estender
spread {v} (to smear, distribute in a thin layer)  :: passar, espalhar
spread {v} (to stretch out, expand)  :: estender
spread {v} ((transitive) to disseminate, make known or present)  :: espalhar, alastrar
spread like wildfire {v} (spread like wildfire)  :: espalhar-se como um relâmpago, espalhar-se como um rastilho de pólvora
spread out {v}  :: espalhar
spreadsheet {n} (A computer simulation of such a system of recording tabular data, with totals and other formulae calculated automatically)  :: planilha {f}, folha de cálculo
spreadsheet {n} (A sheet of paper, marked with a grid, in which financial data was recorded and totals calculated manually)  :: planilha {f}
spring {n} (device made of flexible material)  :: mola {f}
spring {n} (erection of the penis) SEE: erection  ::
spring {n} (first season)  :: primavera {f}
spring {n} (source of an action or a supply)  :: origem {f}
spring {n} (water source)  :: fonte {f}, manancial {m}
spring {v} (to jump or leap)  :: saltar
springboard {n} (flexible diving board)  :: trampolim
spring equinox {n} (vernal equinox) SEE: vernal equinox  ::
spring onion {n} (Allium fistulosum)  :: cebolinha {f}
spring roll {n} (egg roll) SEE: egg roll  ::
spring to life {v} (start to exist)  :: nascer
sprint {n} (short race at top speed)  :: carreira
sprite {n} (the green woodpecker, or yaffle) SEE: green woodpecker  ::
sprout {n} (Brussels sprout) SEE: Brussels sprout  ::
sprout {n} (new growth on a plant)  :: broto {m}, rebento
sprout {v} (to cause to grow from a seed)  :: brotar
sprout {v} (to grow, to germinate)  :: germinar
spruce {n} (tree from the genus Picea)  :: abeto vermelho {m}, pícea, espruce
spry {adj} (nimble, active)  :: ágil {m} {f}, ativo {m}, serelepe
spud {n} (a tool used for digging out weeds)  :: escardilho {m}
spud {n} (potato)  :: batata {f}
spunk {n} (British slang, male ejaculate; semen)  :: porra {f}
spunk {n} (UK, Australian and New Zealand slang, An attractive person (normally male))  :: gato {m}
spur {n} (An appendage or spike pointing rearward, near the foot, for instance that of a rooster)  :: espora {f}
spur {n} (A rigid implement, often roughly y-shaped, that is fixed to one's heel for purpose of prodding a horse)  :: espora {f}
spur {v} (to urge or encourage to action, or to a more vigorous pursuit of an object; to incite; to stimulate; to instigate; to impel; to drive)  :: instigar, provocar, estimular
spurdog {n} (spiny dogfish) SEE: spiny dogfish  ::
spurious {adj} (false)  :: espúrio {m}
spurious {adj} (illegitimate)  :: espúrio {m}
spur on {v} (spur) SEE: spur  ::
sputnik {n} (a Soviet unmanned space satellite)  :: sputnik {m}, esputinique {m}
sputum {n} (matter coughed up and expectorated from the mouth)  :: escarro {m}
spy {n} (person who secretly watches)  :: espião {m}
spy {v} (to act as a spy)  :: espiar, espionar
spyglass {n} (binoculars) SEE: binoculars  ::
spyglass {n} (portable telescope)  :: luneta {f}
spying {n} (espionage) SEE: espionage  ::
spyware {n} (program)  :: spyware
Spy Wednesday {n} (Holy Wednesday) SEE: Holy Wednesday  ::
squadron {n}  :: esquadrão - s.m.
squalor {n} (squalidness)  :: esqualidez {f}, esqualor {m}
squamous {adj} (scaly)  :: escamoso
square {adj} (at right angles to)  :: perpendicular
square {adj} (in the names of units)  :: quadrado
square {adj} (shaped like a square)  :: quadrado
square {adj} (socially conventional)  :: quadrado {m}
square {n} (a cell in a grid)  :: casa {f}
square {n} (open space in a town)  :: praça {f}
square {n} (polygon)  :: quadrado {m}
square {n} (second power)  :: quadrado {m}
square {n} (slang: socially conventional person)  :: quadrado {m}, careta {m} [Brazil]
square {n} (the # symbol on a telephone)  :: sustenido {m}
square {n} (tool)  :: esquadro {m}
square {v} (math: to multiply by itself)  :: elevar ao quadrado
square {v} (to adjust something so that aligns with or is a right angle to something else)  :: alinhar
square {v} (to resolve)  :: resolver
squared {adj} (raised to the second power)  :: ao quadrado
square kilometer {n} (square kilometre) SEE: square kilometre  ::
square kilometre {n} (standard unit of area)  :: quilómetro quadrado {m}, quilômetro quadrado {m}
square metre {n} (standard unit of area)  :: metro quadrado {m}
square root {n} (number)  :: raiz quadrada {f}
squash {n} (plant and its fruit of the genus Cucurbita)  :: abóbora {f}, moranga {f}, jerimum {m}
squash {n} (soft drink) SEE: cordial  ::
squash {n} (The sport)  :: squash {m}
squash {v} (to beat or press into pulp or flat mass)  :: esmagar
squash {v} (to compress)  :: comprimir
squat {n} (building occupied without permission)  :: ocupação {f}
squat {n} (position assumed by bending deeply at the knees while resting on one's feet)  :: agachamento {m}, cócoras {f-p}
squat {n} (weightlifting: exercise)  :: agachamento {m}
squat {v} (to bend at the knees)  :: agachar-se
squat cage {n} (power rack) SEE: power rack  ::
squeal {n} (a high-pitched sound, as a scream of a child, or noisy worn-down brake pads)  :: guincho {m}
squeegee {n} (tool used for cleaning glass)  :: rodo
squeeze {n} (slang: a romantic partner)  :: ficante
squeeze {v} (to apply pressure to from two or more sides at once)  :: espremer, apertar
squid {n} (sea animal)  :: lula {f}
squint {n} (hagioscope) SEE: hagioscope  ::
squint {n} (look of eyes which are turned in different directions, like in strabismus)  :: vesguice {f}
squint {n} (quick or sideways glance)  :: olhar de soslaio {m}
squint {v} (to look or glance sideways)  :: olhar de soslaio
squint {v} (to look with, or have eyes that are turned in different directions)  :: vesguear
squint {v} (to look with the eyes partly closed, as in bright sunlight)  :: semicerrar
squire {n} (armor-bearer who attended a knight)  :: escudeiro
squirm {v}  :: contorcer-se, enroscar-se, torcer-se, sofrer
squirm {v} (twist one’s body with snakelike motion)  :: serpentear
squirrel {n} (rodent)  :: esquilo {m}
squirt {n} (instrument)  :: esguicho {m}
squirt {n} (small, quick stream; a jet)  :: esguicho {m}, jato {m}
squirt {v} (to be ejected, in a rapid stream)  :: jorrar
squirt {v} (to cause to be ejected, in a rapid stream)  :: esguichar
Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte {prop} (the administrative capital of Sri Lanka)  :: Kotte
Sri Lanka {prop} (a country in South Asia)  :: Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Sri Lanka, the Sri Lankan people or the Sri Lankan language)  :: cingalês
Sri Lankan {n} (A person from Sri Lanka or of Sri Lankan descent)  :: cingalês {m}
Srinagar {prop} (summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, India)  :: Srinagar {f}
st {abbr} (saint)  :: St.
stab {v} (To pierce or wound with pointed object)  :: apunhalar, esfaquear
stability {n} (condition of being stable)  :: estabilidade {f}
stabilize {v} (to become stable)  :: estabilizar-se
stabilize {v} (to make stable)  :: estabilizar
stable {adj} (relatively unchanging)  :: estável
stable {n} (building for animals with hoofs)  :: estábulo {m}
stable {n} (building for horses)  :: cavalariça {f}, cocheira {f}, estrebaria {f}
stable {n} (stable for oxen, cows, cattle)  :: estábulo {m}
stably {adv} (in a stable manner)  :: estavelmente
stack {n} (a pile of identical objects)  :: pilha {f}
stack {n} (computing: data structure)  :: pilha {f}
stadium {n} (venue where sporting events are held)  :: estádio {m}
staff {n} (employees of a business)  :: pessoal {m}
staff {n} (long, straight stick)  :: cajado {m}
staff {n} (series of horizontal lines)  :: pauta {f}
stag {n} (adult male deer)  :: veado adulto {m}
stag beetle {n} (large beetle in Lucanidae)  :: vacaloura {f}
stag-beetle {n} (a large black beetle with a pair of strong mandibles)  :: vaca-loura {f}
stage {n} (in theatre)  :: palco {m}
stage {n} (phase)  :: fase {f}, estágio
stage {v} (to demonstrate in a deceptive manner)  :: forjar
stage fright {n} (state of nervousness about performing)  :: medo de palco {m}
stagger {v} (to begin to doubt and waver in purposes)  :: hesitar
stagger {v} (to move to one side and the other, as if about to fall, in standing or walking)  :: cambalear
stagger {v} (to walk in an awkward, drunken fashion)  :: cambalear
staggered {adj}  :: estarrecido {m}, estarrecida {f} , atônico {m}, atônica {f}
stag party {n} (bachelor party) SEE: bachelor party  ::
stain {n} (discoloured spot or area)  :: nódoa {f}, mancha, mácula
stained glass {n} (coloured glass)  :: vitral {m}
stainless {n} (stainless steel) SEE: stainless steel  ::
stainless steel {n} (corrosion-free alloy)  :: aço inoxidável {m}
stair {n} (series of steps)  :: escada {f}
staircase {n} (stairway)  :: escadaria {f}
stairs {n} (contiguous set of steps)  :: escada
stairway {n} (set of steps allowing one to walk up or down comfortably)  :: escadaria {f}
stake {n} (piece of wood)  :: estaca {f}
stake {v}  :: estacar
stakeholder {n} (person or organisation with a legitimate interest)  :: parte interessada {f}
stale {adj} (having lost its freshness)  :: parado (air), rançoso {m}
stalemate {n} (blocked situation without personal loss)  :: beco sem saída {m}, impasse {m}
stalemate {n} (chess term)  :: afogamento {m}
Stalin {prop} (Stalin)  :: Stalin {m}, Estaline {m}
Stalinism {n} (Communist philosophies espoused by Josef Stalin)  :: stalinismo {m}
Stalinist {adj} (of or relating to Stalinism)  :: stalinista, estalinista
Stalinist {adj} (of, relating to, or resembling Stalin)  :: stalinista, estalinista
Stalinist {n} (a person who accepts the philosophy of Stalinism)  :: stalinista {m} {f}, estalinista {m} {f}
stalk {n} (petiole, pedicel, or peduncle of a plant) SEE: petiole, pedicel, peduncle  ::
stalk {n} (stem or main axis of a plant)  :: talo {m}, haste {f}
stalk {v} (to approach slowly and quietly in order not to be discovered when getting closer)  :: tocaiar
stalk {v} (to (try to) follow or contact someone constantly, often resulting in harassment)  :: perseguir
stalker {n} (a person who stalks game)  :: perseguidor [Brazil]
stall {n} (a compartment for a single animal in a stable or cattle shed)  :: baia {f}, boxe {m-f}
stall {n} (a seat in a theatre close to and (about) level with the stage)  :: platéia, audiência
stall {n} (a small open-fronted shop)  :: estande, banca {f}
stall {n} (a very small room used for a shower)  :: box
stall {n} (loss of lift due to an airfoil's critical angle of attack being exceeded)  :: estol
stall {v} (To exceed the critical angle of attack, resulting in total loss of lift)  :: estolar
stallion {n} (male horse kept primarily as a stud)  :: garanhão {m}
stallion {n} (uncastrated male horse)  :: garanhão {m}
stallion {n} (very virile, sexy or horny man)  :: garanhão {m}
stalwart {adj} (firmly built)  :: robusto {m}
stamen {n} (A flower part that produces pollen)  :: estame {m}
stammer {n} (involuntary repetition of sounds in speech)  :: gaguejo {m}
stammer {v} (to stutter)  :: gaguejar
stammerer {n} (stutterer) SEE: stutterer  ::
stamp {n} (act of stamping)  :: selagem {f}
stamp {n} (device for stamping designs)  :: carimbo {m}
stamp {n} (postage stamp) SEE: postage stamp  ::
stamp {v} (to give an official marking to)  :: timbrar, carimbar
stamp-collecting {n} (stamp hobby) SEE: philately  ::
stampede {n} (any sudden flight or dispersion)  :: debandada {f}
stamping ground {n} (place one likes to go)  :: lugar predileto {m}
-stan {suffix} (home of; place where one stays; used especially in place names)  :: -istão
stance {n} (manner, posture, or pose in which one stands)  :: postura {f}, posição {f}
stance {n} (opinion or point of view)  :: postura {f}, posição {f}
stanchion {n} (vertical pole, post or support)  :: poste {m}
stand {n} (defensive position or effort)  :: posto {m}
stand {n} (device to hold something upright or aloft)  :: apoio, amparo, encosto
stand {n} (grandstand) SEE: grandstand  ::
stand {n} (resolute, unwavering position)  :: posto {m}, posição
stand {n} (small building or booth)  :: estande, barraca, barraquinha
stand {v} (to place in an upright or standing position)  :: encostar, levantar, erguer
stand {v} (to remain motionless)  :: parar, permanecer, ficar
stand {v} (to rise to one’s feet)  :: levantar, pôr-se de
stand {v} (to seek election)  :: candidatar-se
stand {v} (to support oneself on the feet in an erect position)  :: permanecer, estar (de pé) (em pé)
stand {v} (to tolerate)  :: tolerar, aguentar, suportar
stand {v} (to undergo; withstand; hold up)  :: aguentar, passar por
standard {n} (level of quality)  :: padrão
standard {n} (something used as a measure)  :: padrão
standardise {v} (to establish a standard)  :: estandardizar, standardizar, padronizar
standardise {v} (to make to conform to a standard)  :: estandardizar, standardizar, padronizar
standardization {n} (process of establishing a standard)  :: estandardização {f}, standardização {f} [Portugal]
standardize {v} (standardise) SEE: standardise  ::
standard of living {n} (a relative measure of the quality of life of a person or group has)  :: padrão de vida {m}
standard time {n} (synchronized clock time in each graphical locations)  :: horário padrão {m}
stand back {v} (maintain a safe distance)  :: distanciar-se, ir para trás, afastar-se, sair de perto, dar espaço, dar distância, recuar, ficar de longe, ficar afastado
stand back {v} (to abstain from participation)  :: ficar de fora
stand by {v} (To wait in expectation of some event)  :: esperar
stand-in {n} (person who stands in for an actor during shooting setup)  :: dobro
standing {n} (position in society)  :: reputação {f}
standpoint {n} (point of view)  :: ponto de vista {m}
standstill {n} (complete immobility)  :: paralisação
stand up {v} (rise from a sitting position)  :: levantar
stand-up bass {n} (instrument) SEE: double bass  ::
Stanislaus {prop} (male given name- the standard or most popular form)  :: Estanislau
Stanley knife {n} (utility knife) SEE: utility knife  ::
stanza {n} (a unit of a poem)  :: estrofe {f}
stapes {n} (bone in the middle ear)  :: estribo {m}, estapédio {m}
staple {n} (U-shaped metal fastener)  :: grampo
staple {n} (wire fastener used to secure stacks of paper)  :: grampo
staple {v} (secure with a staple)  :: agrafar, grampear
stapler {n} (device which binds together paper)  :: grampeador {m}
staple remover {n} (device for removing staples)  :: tira-agrafos
star {n} (actor)  :: estrela {f}, astro {m}
star {n} (asterisk)  :: asterisco {m}
star {n} (astronomy: a luminous celestial body)  :: estrela {f}
star {n} (celebrity)  :: estrela {f}, astro {m}
star {n} (concave polygon)  :: estrela {f}
star {n} (luminous celestial body)  :: estrela {f}
star {n} (quality rating symbol)  :: estrela {f}
star {n} (talented or famous person)  :: estrela {f}, astro {m}
star {v} (to appear as a featured performer or headliner)  :: estrelar, protagonizar
star apple {n} (the fruit of a tropical tree)  :: abio {m}
starboard {n} (right hand side of a vessel)  :: boreste; estibordo {m}
Starbucks {prop} (chain of coffee shops)  :: Starbucks {m}
starch {adj} (stiff)  :: duro, preciso, rígido
starch {n} (carbohydrates)  :: amido {m}
starch {n} (laundry stiffener)  :: goma {f}
starch {n} (substance)  :: amido {m}, fécula {f}
starch {v} (apply laundry starch)  :: engomar
stare {v} (To look fixedly)  :: fitar, encarar
stare at the wall {v} (to be idle)  :: pensar na morte da bezerra
starfish {n} (various echinoderms)  :: estrela-do-mar {f}
star fruit {n} (fruit)  :: carambola {f}
starlight {n} (light emitted from stars other than the Sun)  :: luz das estrelas {f}
starling {n} (bird)  :: estorninho {m}
Star of David {prop} (symbol of Jewish Community and Judaism)  :: estrela-de-davi {f}
starring {v} (present participle of "to star") SEE: star  ::
starry {adj} (having stars visible)  :: estrelado
starry sturgeon {n} (Acipenser stellatus) SEE: sevruga  ::
start {n} (beginning of an activity)  :: começo {m}, início {m}, princípio {m}
start {n} (beginning point of a race)  :: largada {m}, partida {f}
start {n} (sudden involuntary movement)  :: sobressalto {m}
start {v}  :: começar
start {v} (of an activity, to begin)  :: começar
start {v} (to begin)  :: começar, iniciar
start {v} (to initiate operation of a vehicle or machine)  :: ligar
start {v} (to jerk suddenly in surprise)  :: sobressaltar
start {v} (to set in motion)  :: abrir, começar
starter {n} (first course of a meal)  :: entradas {f-p}
starter motor {n} (starter motor) SEE: starter  ::
startle {v} (to excite by sudden alarm, surprise, or apprehension)  :: assustar, dar um susto
Start Menu {prop} (the menu)  :: Menu Iniciar {m}
Star Trek {prop} (the franchise)  :: Jornada nas Estrelas {f}
starvation {n} (a condition of severe suffering due to a lack of nutrition)  :: inanição {f}
starve {v} (to be very hungry)  :: estar morrendo de fome, estar faminto
starve {v} (to deprive of nourishment)  :: esfomear
starve {v} (to die because of lack of food)  :: morrer de fome
Star Wars {prop} (Star Wars)  :: Guerra nas Estrelas {f}
Star Wars {prop} (Strategic Defense Initiative)  :: Guerra nas Estrelas {f}
stat {adv} (Immediately, now)  ::
state {n} (a condition)  :: estado {m}
state {n} (any sovereign polity)  :: estado {m}
state {n} (a political division of a federation retaining a degree of autonomy)  :: estado {m}
state {n}  :: estado {m}
state {v}  :: declarar
state {v} (declare to be a fact)  :: atestar
state {v} (make known)  :: declarar
statecraft {n} (statesmanship) SEE: statesmanship  ::
statefunction {n} (wavefunction) SEE: wavefunction  ::
stateless {adj} ((law) without a state or nationality)  :: apátrida
statement {n}  :: afirmação {f}, declaração {f}
statement {n} (declaration or remark)  :: declaração
statement {n} (finance: document that summarizes financial activity)  :: extrato {m}
State of Israel {prop} (country (official name))  :: Estado de Israel {m}
state of matter {n} (different phases of matter)  :: estado da matéria {m}
state of the art {n} (highest level of development)  :: [Brazil]: estado-da-arte
static {n}  :: estático
static electricity {n} (electrostatics) SEE: electrostatics  ::
statics {n} (branch of mechanics)  :: estática {f}
station {n} (Australia: very large livestock farm) SEE: ranch  ::
station {n} (place where a vehicle may stop)  :: estação {f}
stationary bicycle {n} (exercise bicycle) SEE: exercise bicycle  ::
stationery {n} (writing materials)  :: papelaria {f}
stationmaster {n} (the person in charge of a railroad station)  :: chefe de estação {m} {f}
statist {n} (statistician) SEE: statistician  ::
statistic {adj} (statistical) SEE: statistical  ::
statistically {adv} (in a statistical way)  :: estatisticamente
statistician {n} (mathematician specialized in statistics)  :: estatístico {m}
statistician {n} (person who compiles, interprets, or studies statistics)  :: estatístico {m}
statistics {n} (collection of measurements)  :: estatísticas {f-p}
statistics {n} (mathematical science)  :: estatística {f}
statue {n} (three-dimensional work of art)  :: estátua {f}
Statue of Liberty {prop} (large statue in New York harbor)  :: Estátua da Liberdade {f}
statuette {n} (a small statue)  :: estatueta {f}
status {n} (person’s position or standing)  :: estatuto {m}
status {n} (situation or state of affairs)  :: estado {m}
status bar {n} (an information area typically found at the bottom of windows)  :: barra de status {f} [Brazil], barra de estado {f} [Portugal]
status quo {n} (the state of things)  :: status quo {m}, statu quo {m}
Stavropol {prop} (city)  :: Stavropol {f}
stay {n} (period of time spent in a place)  :: estada {f}, estadia {f}
stay {n} (postponement)  :: suspensão {f}
stay {v} (To continue to have a particular quality)  :: ficar, permanecer, continuar, manter
stay {v} (To postpone)  :: adiar
stay {v} (To remain in a particular place)  :: ficar, permanecer
stay behind {v} (to remain where one is, whilst others leave)  :: ficar para trás
STD {n} (sexually transmitted disease, see also: sexually transmitted disease)  :: DST {f}
steadfastly {adv} (in a steadfast manner)  :: firmemente, resolutamente, decididamente
steady {adj}  :: firme, estável, regular, imutável.
steak {n} (slice of beef)  :: bife {m}
steak {n} (slice of meat of other animals)  :: filé {m}
steakhouse {n} (restaurant)  :: churrascaria {f}
steal {n} (the act of stealing)  :: roubo, furto {m}
steal {v} (to draw attention)  :: roubar
steal {v} (to get or effect surreptitiously or artfully)  :: surrupiar, surripiar
steal {v} (to illegally take possession of)  :: furtar
stealthily {adv} (in a stealthy manner)  :: sorrateiramente, furtivamente
stealthy {adj} (characterized by or resembling stealth or secrecy)  :: sigiloso
steam {n}  :: vapor {m}
steam {n} (water vapor used for heating or as source of kinetic energy)  :: vapor {m}
steam {n} (water vapor)  :: vapor {m}
steam {v} (cooking: to cook with steam)  :: cozer no vapor, cozinhar no vapor
steamboat {n} (vessel powered by steam)  :: barco a vapor {m}
steam engine {n} (any steam-driven heat engine)  :: máquina a vapor {f}
steam engine {n} (piston engine driven by steam)  :: máquina a vapor {f}
steam engine {n} (steam locomotive) SEE: steam locomotive  ::
steamer {n} (cooking appliance)  :: panela a vapor {f}
steamer {n} (steamed clams)  :: amêijoas ao vapor {f-p}
steamer {n} (steamer duck)  :: pato-vapor {m}
steamer {n} (steamship or steamboat)  :: navio/embarcação/barco a vapor, vapor {m}
steamer {n} (traction engine)  :: locomotiva a vapor, maria-fumaça {f}
steamer {n} (vessel in which articles are subjected to the action of steam)  :: caldeira de vapor {f}
steam locomotive {n} (locomotive powered by steam)  :: locomotiva a vapor {f}, maria-fumaça {f}
steamship {n} (vessel propelled by steam)  :: barco a vapor {m}
steed {n} (stallion)  :: corcel {m}
steel {n} (metal)  :: aço {m}
steelworker {n} (a person employed to manufacture or shape steel)  :: metalúrgico
steep {adj} (near-vertical)  :: íngreme, íngrime
steeple {n} (spire) SEE: spire  ::
steer {n} (castrated male of cattle)  :: boi
steer {v} (intransitive: to guide the course of)  :: direcionar, guiar
steer {v} (to direct a group of animals)  :: conduzir
steer {v} (to direct the conversation)  :: direcionar
steer {v} (to maneuver or manipulate a person or group into a place or course of action)  :: levar a
steer {v} (transitive: to guide the course of)  :: direcionar, guiar
steering group {n} (A committee that arranges the schedule of business for a legislative assembly or other organization)  :: grupo director/diretor {m}
steering wheel {n} (wheel-shaped control)  :: volante {m}, direção [Brazil]
steganography {n} (steganography)  :: esteganografia {f}
stegosaur {n} (Dinosaur)  :: estegossauro {m}
stellar wind {n} (equivalent of solar wind)  :: vento estelar {m}
St. Elmo's fire {n} (electrical discharge)  :: fogo de santelmo
stem {n} (botany: above-ground stalk of a vascular plant)  :: caule
stem {n}  :: haste {m}
stem {n} (linguistics: main part of a word)  :: raiz {f}
stem {v} (to be caused)  :: derivar, originar
stem {v} (to descend)  :: descender {m}
stem cell {n} (primal undifferentiated cell)  :: célula-tronco {f}
stemming {n} (removing affixes)  :: tronco
stench {n} (a strong foul smell, a stink)  :: fedor
steno {n} (stenographer) SEE: stenographer  ::
stenography {n} (the practice of transcribing speech, usually using shorthand)  :: taquigrafia {f}, estenografia {f}
step {n} (footstep)  :: pegada {f}
step {n} (manner of walking)  :: andadura {f}, porte {m}
step {n} (one of a set of rests in a stair or ladder)  :: degrau {m}
step {n} (pace)  :: passo
step {n}  :: passo {m}, etapa {f}
step {n} (proceeding; measure; action; act)  :: passo {m}, etapa {f}
step {n} (space passed over by one movement of the foot in walking or running)  :: passo {m}
step- {prefix} (A prefix used to indicate that the person being identified is not a blood relative)  :: -astro
step {v} (intransitive: to go on foot; especially, to walk a little distance)  :: dar um pulo
step {v} (intransitive: to move the foot in walking)  :: dar um passo
stepbrother {n} (son of one's stepfather or stepmother)  :: irmão de criação {m}
step by step {adv} (gradually)  :: passo a passo, pouco a pouco, de pouquinho em pouquinho, gradualmente
stepchild {n} (the child of one's spouse from his or her previous partner)  :: enteado {m}
stepdaughter {n} (daughter of one's spouse and not of one's self)  :: enteada {f}
stepfather {n} (husband of one's biological mother, other than one's biological father)  :: padrasto {m}
Stephen {prop} (biblical martyr)  :: Estêvão {m}
Stephen {prop} (male given name)  :: Estêvão
stepmother {n} (wife of one's biological father, not one's biological mother)  :: madrasta {f}
step on it {v} (to drive fast)  :: pisar fundo
steppe {n} (the grasslands of Eastern Europe and Asia)  :: estepe {f}
steppe {n} (vast cold, dry grass-plains)  :: estepe {f}
stepsister {n} (daughter from the previous marriage of a stepparent)  :: irmã de criação {f}
stepson {n} (son of one's spouse and not of oneself)  :: enteado {m}
stereo {n} (device)  :: [Brazil]: rádio {m}
stereotype {n} (a conventional, formulaic, and oversimplified conception, opinion, or image)  :: estereótipo {m}
sterile {adj} (germless)  :: estéril
sterile {adj} (unable to reproduce)  :: estéril
sterilizable {adj} (able to be sterilized)  :: esterilizável
sterilization {n} (instance of a sterilization procedure)  :: esterilização {f}
sterilization {n} (procedure to permanently prevent an organism from reproducing)  :: esterilização {f}
sterilization {n} (process of treating something to kill microorganisms)  :: esterilização {f}
sterilize {v} (disable ability to procreate)  :: esterelizar
sterling {adj} (of, or relating to British currency, or the former British coinage)  :: esterlino {m}
stern {adj} (having a hardness and severity of nature or manner)  :: severo, austero, rígido
stern {adj}  :: severo
stern {n} (the rear part or after end of a ship or vessel)  :: popa {f}
sternum {n} (breastbone) SEE: breastbone  ::
steroid {n} (class of organic compounds)  :: esteróide {m}
stethoscope {n} (medical instrument)  :: estetoscópio {m}
Stettin {prop} (Szczecin) SEE: Szczecin  ::
stevedore {n} (dockworker involved in loading and unloading cargo)  :: estivador {m}
Steven {prop} (male given name) SEE: Stephen  ::
stevia {n} (any species of genus Stevia)  :: capim doce , erva doce , [Brazil] estévia, stévia
stew {n} (dish)  :: cozido {m}
steward {n} (attendant on an airplane)  :: comissário de bordo {m}
steward {n} (person who manages the property or affairs for another entity)  :: intendente {m}, procurador {m}
stewardess {n} (female flight attendant)  :: aeromoça {f}
stick {n} (cane or walking stick)  :: bengala {f}
stick {n} (cylindrical piece (of chalk, wax etc))  :: bastão {m}
stick {n} (gearstick, stickshift)  :: alavanca de câmbio
stick {n} (long piece of wood)  :: pau {m}, vara {f}
stick {n} (twig or small branch)  :: graveto {m}, galho {m}, galho {m}
stick {v}  :: ficar enfiado
stick {v} (to become attached, to adhere (intransitive))  :: colar
stick {v} (to glue; to adhere (transitive))  :: grudar
stick {v} (to jam)  :: emperrar
stick {v} (to place, set down quickly)  :: enfiar
stick {v} (to press into with a sharp point)  :: cravar
stick {v} (to remain loyal or firm)  :: ficar enfiado
stick {v} (to tolerate, endure, stick with) SEE: stick with  ::
stick 'em up {phrase} (put your hands in the air)  :: mãos ao alto, mãos ao ar
sticker {n} (adhesive label or decal)  :: adesivo {m}, decalque {m}
sticker {n} (price tag) SEE: price tag  ::
sticker {n} (something that sticks)  :: adesivo {m}
stick figure {n} (a simple drawing)  :: boneco de palito {m}
sticking plaster {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid  ::
stick note {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
stick out {v} (to persist) SEE: stick it out  ::
stick out like a sore thumb {v} (be very noticeably different)  :: diferenciar-se entre outros
stickpin {n} (pin to hold necktie) SEE: tie clip  ::
sticky note {n} (post-it note) SEE: post-it note  ::
stiff {adj} (colloquial: harsh, severe)  :: duro, severo
stiff {adj}  :: duro, rígido
stiff {adj} (figuratively: of policies and rules and their application and enforcement)  :: rígido, inflexível
stiff {adj} (of an object, rigid, hard to bend, inflexible)  :: rígido, duro, inflexível, rijo, hirto
stiff {adj} (of a person, formal in behavior, unrelaxed)  :: sério
stiff {adj} (of muscles, or parts of the body)  :: dolorido
stiffen {v}  :: endureçar
stiffly {adv} (in a stiff manner)  :: rigidamente
stiff neck {n} (discomfort or pain when trying to turn or move the neck)  :: torcicolo {m}
stiffness {n}  :: rigidez
stigma {n} (mark of infamy)  :: estigma {m}
stigma {n} (part of the pistil)  :: estigma {m}
stiletto {n} (awl) SEE: awl  ::
stiletto {n} (rapier) SEE: rapier  ::
stiletto {n} (short sharp stabbing weapon)  :: estilete {m}
still {adj} (not moving)  :: imóvel {m}, parado
still {adv} (nevertheless)  :: mesmo assim, ainda assim
still {adv} (to an even greater degree)  :: ainda
still {adv} (up to a time, as in the preceding time)  :: ainda
stillborn {adj} (dead at birth)  :: natimorto {m}
still life {n} (work of art)  :: natureza-morta {f}
stilt {n} (walking pole)  :: perna-de-pau {f}
stimulate {v} (to arouse an organism to functional activity)  :: estimular
stimulate {v} (to encourage into action)  :: estimular, incentivar
stimulation {n} (activity causing excitement or pleasure)  :: estimulação {f}
stimulation {n} (biology: action or condition that creates a response)  :: estímulo {m}
stimulation {n} (pushing or goading toward action)  :: estimulação {f}
stimulus {n} (anything that induces a person to take action)  :: estímulo {m}
stimulus {n} (anything that may have an impact or influence on a system)  :: estímulo {m}
stimulus {n} (in physiology: something external that elicits or influences a physiological or psychological activity or response)  :: estímulo {m}
stimulus {n} (in psychology: anything effectively impinging upon any of the sensory apparatuses of a living organism)  :: estímulo {m}
sting {n} (bite or sting (by an insect))  :: ferroada {f} [sting], picada {f} [bite]
sting {n} (pointed portion of an insect or arachnid used for attack) SEE: stinger  ::
sting {v} (of an insect: to bite)  :: picar, morder
stinger {n} (anything that stings mentally or psychologically)  :: insulto, provocação
stinger {n} (pointed portion of an insect)  :: ferrão {m}, aguilhão {m}
stingray {n} (fish)  :: arraia/raia venenosa {f}
stingy {adj} (covetous, meanly avaricious)  :: avaro
stink {n} (strong bad smell)  :: fedor {m}
stink {v} (have a strong bad smell)  :: feder, tresandar
stinkbird {n} (hoatzin) SEE: hoatzin  ::
stinking {adj} (bad smell)  :: fedorento {m}, fedorenta {f}, fedido {m}, fedida {f}
stinky {adj} (having a strong, unpleasant smell)  :: fedorento {m}, fedorenta {f}, fedido {m}, fedida {f}
stipule {n} (basal appendage)  :: estípula {f}
stir {v}  :: mexer
stir {v} (to agitate the contents of)  :: mexer, agitar
stir {v} (to bring into debate; to agitate; to moot)  :: agitar, incitar
stir {v} (to change the place of in any manner; to move)  :: mover, mexer
stir {v} (to disturb the relative position of the particles of)  :: mexer
stir {v} (to incite to action; to arouse; to instigate; to prompt; to excite)  :: mexer
stir-fry {n} (a dish)  :: refogado {m}
stir-fry {v} (to fry something quickly in hot oil)  :: refogar
stirrup {n} (footrest)  :: estribo {m}
stirrup {n} (stapes) SEE: stapes  ::
stirrup bone {n} (stapes) SEE: stapes  ::
stir up {v} (arouse or excite passion or action)  :: incitar
stir up {v} (to cause (trouble etc))  :: fazer agitação [Brazil]; provocar [Portugal]
stitch {n} (furrow) SEE: furrow  ::
stitch {n} (local sharp pain)  :: pontada {f}
stitch {n} (single pass of the needle in sewing)  :: ponto {m}
stitch {v} (agriculture: to form land into ridges) SEE: plough/plow  ::
stitch {v} (form stitches in) SEE: sew  ::
stitch {v} (unite by stitches) SEE: sew together  ::
stoat {n} (stoat) SEE: ermine  ::
stochastic {adj} (random)  :: estocástico, aleatório
stock {n} (farm animals)  :: gado {m}
stock {n} (finance: capital raised by a company)  :: ação {f}
stock {n} (part of gun)  :: coronha {f}
stock {n} (rolling stock) SEE: rolling stock  ::
stock {n} (store of goods for sale)  :: estoque {m}
stock {n} (supply of anything ready for use)  :: reserva {f}
stock exchange {n} (building and the associated organization)  :: bolsa de valores {f}, bolsa {f}
stockholder {n} (one who owns stock)  :: acionista {m} {f}, accionista {m} {f}
Stockholm {prop} (capital of Sweden)  :: Estocolmo
Stockholm syndrome {n} (psychological condition)  :: síndrome de Estocolmo {f}
stocking {n} (garment (for translations of "sock", see sock))  :: meia {f}
stock pigeon {n} (pigeon)  :: pombo-bravo {m}
stockpile {n} (supply for future use)  :: estoque {m}, reserva {f}
stockpile {v} (accumulate a stockpile)  :: estocar
stoic {n} (proponent of a school of thought)  :: estoico {m}
stoichiometric {adj} (of, or relating to stoichiometry)  :: estequiométrico
stoichiometry {n} (the study of the relationships of reactants and products in chemical reactions)  :: estequiometria {f}
stoicism {n} (school of philosophy)  :: estoicismo {m}
stoker {n} (poker) SEE: poker  ::
stole {n} (an ecclesiastical garment)  :: estola {f}
stomach {n} (appetite) SEE: appetite  ::
stomach {n} (belly)  :: barriga {f}
stomach {n} (digestive organ)  :: estômago {m}
stomach {n} (figuratively: desire, appetite) SEE: appetite  ::
stomach {n} (pride, haughtiness) SEE: haughtiness  ::
stomach {v} (to tolerate or accept something)  :: aturar
stomachache {n} (pain in the abdomen)  :: dor de barriga {f}
stompie {n} (cigarette butt) SEE: butt  ::
stone {adj} (constructed of stone)  :: de pedra, pétreo
stone {n} (centre of some fruits)  :: caroço {m}
stone {n} (gem stone)  :: pedra preciosa {f}, gema {f}, pedra {f}
stone {n} (medical: hard, stone-like deposit)  :: pedra {f}
stone {n} (piece of hard material used in board games)  :: peça {f}
stone {n} (small piece of stone)  :: pedra {f}, rocha {f}, calhau, seixo {m}
stone {n} (substance)  :: pedra {f}, rocha {f}
stone {v} (intoxicate, especially with narcotics)  :: chapar
stone {v} (kill by pelting with stones)  :: apedrejar, lapidar
Stone Age {prop} (prehistoric period)  :: idade da pedra {f}
stoned {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
stoned {adj} (high on drugs)  :: chapado, doidão
stone fruit {n} (fruit with soft flesh and a hard pit)  :: drupa {f}
Stonehenge {prop} (ancient group of standing stones in England)  :: Stonehenge
stone marten {n} (Martes foina) SEE: beech marten  ::
stonemason {n} (one who works in stone)  :: canteiro {m}
stoner {n} (a habitual user of cannabis)  :: maconheiro {m}
stoning {n} (lapidation) SEE: lapidation  ::
stooge {n} (straight man) SEE: straight man  ::
stool {n} (a seat)  :: banco {m}, tamborete, banquinho, banqueta {f}
stool {n} (excrement)  :: cocô {m}, merda {f}, fez {f}
stool {n} (footstool) SEE: footstool  ::
stop {n} (consonant sound)  :: oclusiva {f}, plosiva {f}
stop {n} (device to block path)  :: obstáculo {m}
stop {n} (interruption of travel)  :: parada {f}
stop {n} (place to get on and off line buses or trams)  :: ponto {m}
stop {n} (punctuation symbol)  :: ponto final {m}
stop {n} (short for stopper)  :: parada {f}, interrupção {f}
stop {v} (cause (something) to cease moving)  :: parar
stop {v} (cause (something) to come to an end)  :: parar
stop {v} (cease moving)  :: parar, deixar de
stop {v} (close an aperture)  :: tampar, tapar
stop {v} (come to an end)  :: parar, deixar de
stop {v} (stay a while)  :: passar
stop {v} (tarry)  :: parar
stopped {adj} (not moving)  :: parado {m}
stopwatch {n} (timepiece)  :: cronómetro {m} [Portugal], cronômetro {m} [Brazil]
storage {n} (the act or the state)  :: armazenagem {f}
storage {n} (the price)  :: armazenagem {f}
store {n} (in computing) SEE: memory  ::
store {n} (place where items may be kept)  :: depósito {m}
store {n} (shop) SEE: shop  ::
store {n} (supply held in storage)  :: estoque {m}
store {v} (keep (something) while not in use)  :: armazenar, guardar
storeman {n} (warehouseman) SEE: warehouseman  ::
storey {n} (floor)  :: andar, piso {m}
stork {n} (large wading bird)  :: cegonha
storm {n} (disturbed state of the atmosphere)  :: tormenta {f}, tempestade {f}, intempérie {f}
storm {n} (meteorology: wind scale for very strong wind)  :: vendaval {m}
storm {n} (military: violent assault on a stronghold)  :: assalto {m}
storm {n}  :: tempestade {f}, [wind] borrasca {f}, [wind] vendaval {m}, lit. procela {f} [at sea]
storm {v} (to assault)  :: assaltar
storm {v} (to move quickly and noisily)  :: irromper
storm in a tea-kettle {n} (big fuss made in a small context)  :: tempestade em copo d’água {f}
stormy {adj} (of or pertaining to storms)  :: tempestuoso
story {n} (account of events)  :: estória {f}, história {f}, conto {m}
story {n} (lie) SEE: lie  ::
story {n} (storey) SEE: storey  ::
storyteller {n} (person who relates stories to an audience)  :: narrador {m}, contador de histórias {m}
stout {adj} (large, bulky, corpulent)  :: corpulento {m}
stout {adj} (materially strong)  :: resistente
stout {adj} (obstinate) SEE: obstinate  ::
stove {n} (device for heating food)  :: fogão {m}
stove {n} (heater)  :: aquecedor {m}, fogão {m}
stovepipe hat {n} (stovepipe hat) SEE: top hat  ::
stowaway {n} (person who hides on a ship, train, etc.)  :: passageiro clandestino {m}
straddle {v} (to sit or stand with a leg on each side of something)  :: montar {m}
straggler {n}  :: lanterninha
straight {adj} (as it should be)  :: direito
straight {adj} (direct, truthful, frank)  :: direto, honesto
straight {adj} (heterosexual)  :: hétero
straight {adj} (not crooked or bent)  :: reto
straight {adj} (undiluted)  :: puro
straight {adv} (directly; without pause, delay or detour)  :: direto
straight {adv} (in a forward direction)  :: direto
straight {n} (five cards in sequence)  :: straight {m}
straight {n} (heterosexual) SEE: heterosexual  ::
straight {n} (part of a racecourse or running track that is not curved)  :: reta {f}
straight away {adv} (very soon; immediately) SEE: right away  ::
straighten {v} (make straight)  :: endireitar
straightforward {adj} (not deviating; honest; frank)  :: direto
straight man {n} (supporting comic)  :: escada
strain {v} (to separate)  :: coar {n}
strainer {n} (utensil)  :: peneira {f}
strait {n} (a difficult position)  :: aperto {m}
strait {n}  :: estreito {m}
strait {n} (narrow channel of water)  :: estreito
straitjacket {n} (a jacket-like garment)  :: colete de forças {m}, camisa de força {f} [Brazil]
Strait of Gibraltar {prop} (Strait of Gibraltar)  :: Estreito de Gibraltar {m}
Strait of Magellan {prop} (Strait of Magellan)  :: Estreito de Magalhães {m}
Strait of Messina {prop} (narrow section of water between the eastern tip of Sicily and the southern tip of mainland Italy)  :: Estreito de Messina {m}
strand {n} (beach)  :: praia {f}
strand {n} (short string)  :: cordel {m}
strand {n} (strand of hair)  :: madeixa {f}, mecha
strand {v} (to leave someone in a difficult situation)  :: abandonar
strand {v} (to run aground)  :: encalhar
strange {adj} (not normal)  :: estranho
strange {adj} (not yet part of one’s experience)  :: desconhecido
strange quark {n} (strange quark)  :: quark estranho {m}, quark strange {m}
stranger {n} (foreigner)  :: estrangeiro {m}
stranger {n} (newcomer)  :: recém-chegado {m}
stranger {n} (person whom one does not know)  :: estranho {m}
strangle {v} (to kill someone by strangulation)  :: estrangular, sufocar
strangler {n} (someone who strangles)  :: estrangulador {m}
strangury {n} (painful, frequent need to urinate)  :: estrangúria
strap {n} (a long, narrow, pliable strip of leather, cloth, or the like)  :: faixa {f}
strap {n} (a narrow strip of anything, as of iron or brass)  :: lingote {m}
strap {n} (a piece of leather, or strip of wood covered with a suitable material, for sharpening a razor; a strop)  :: lima {f}
strap {n} (carpentry: a band, plate, or loop of metal for clasping and holding timbers or parts of a machine.)  :: tira (de metal) {f}
strap {n} (something made of such a strip, or of a part of one, or a combination of two or more for a particular use)  :: tira(s) {f}
strap {n} (specifically, a strip of thick leather used in flogging)  :: cinta {f}
strappado {n} (form of torture)  :: estrapada {f}
Strasbourg {prop} (city in France)  :: Estrasburgo {f}
stratagem {n} (tactic)  :: estratagema {f}, maquinação {f}
strategic {adj} (of or pertaining to strategy)  :: estratégico
strategical {adj} (strategic) SEE: strategic  ::
strategically {adv} (in a strategic manner)  :: estrategicamente
Strategic Defense Initiative {prop} (Star Wars) SEE: Star Wars  ::
strategus {n} (leader or commander of an army)  :: estratego {m}
strategy {n} (art of using similar techniques in politics or business)  :: estratégia {f}
strategy {n} (plan of action)  :: estratégia {f}
strategy {n} (science and art of military command)  :: estratégia {f}
stratosphere {n} (region of the uppermost atmosphere)  :: estratosfera {f}
stratovolcano {n} (volcano)  :: estratovulcão {m}
Strauss {prop} (surname)  :: Strauss {m} {f}
straw {n} (a dried stalk of a cereal plant)  :: palha {f}
straw {n} (dried stalks considered collectively)  :: palha
straw {n} (drinking straw) SEE: drinking straw  ::
strawberry {n} (colour)  :: morango {m}
strawberry {n} (fruit)  :: morango {m}
strawberry {n} (plant)  :: morangueiro {m}
strawberry tree {n} (translations to be sorted into the preceding tables)  :: medronheiro {m}
straw hat {n} (a hat made from woven straw)  :: chapéu de palha {m}
straw man {n} (doll or scarecrow)  :: espantalho
stray {n} (domestic animal at large or lost)  :: desgarrado {m}
strayed {adj} (Who has lost his way) SEE: stray  ::
streak {n} (an irregular line left from smearing or motion)  :: risco {m}
streak {n}  :: rastro
streak-backed antshrike {n} (Thamnophilus insignis)  :: (Brazil) choca-de-roraima
stream {n} (any steady flow or succession of material)  :: fluxo {m}
stream {n} ((computing) source or repository of data)  :: fluxo {m}
stream {n} ((sciences) moving water)  :: corrente d'água {f}
stream {n} (small river)  :: riacho {m}
street {n} (paved part of road in a village or a town)  :: rua {f}
streetcar {n} (tram) SEE: tram  ::
street child {n} (street urchin) SEE: street urchin  ::
streetlight {n} (lamps set along a street)  :: iluminação pública {f}, luz da rua {f}, luz de rua {f}
streetlight {n} (the light produced by these lights)  :: luz da rua {f}, luz de rua {f}
street organ {n} (mechanically played steeet organ)  :: realejo {m}
street-smart {adj} (having practical knowledge)  :: malandro
street urchin {n} (child living, or spending most of their time, in the streets)  :: criança de rua {f}
streetwalker {n} (prostitute who looks for clients on the streets)  :: puta {f}, prostituta {f}, rapariga {f} [Brazil]
strength {n} (quality of being strong)  :: força {f}
strengthen {v} (to make strong or stronger)  :: fortalecer, reforçar
strength tester {n} (high striker) SEE: high striker  ::
strenuous {adj} (requiring great exertion)  :: exigente
strenuous {adj} (urgent)  :: urgente
stress {n} (emotional pressure)  :: estresse
stress {n} (force)  :: tensão {f}
stress {n} (on a syllable) SEE: accent  ::
stressful {adj} (irritating; causing stress)  :: estressante
stretch {v} (extend one’s limbs or body in order to stretch the muscles)  :: espreguiçar-se
stretch {v} (lengthen by pulling)  :: esticar
stretch {v} (lengthen when pulled)  :: esticar
stretch {v} (pull tight)  :: esticar
stretcher {n} (simple litter designed to carry a sick, injured, or dead person)  :: maca {f}
stretch out {v} (to lie fully extended)  :: estirar-se
stretch the truth {v} (idioms: to exaggerate)  :: exagerar a verdade
Streuselkuchen {n} (cake of German origin)  :: cuca {f}
strew {v} (to distribute objects or pieces of something)  :: espalhar, esparramar
Stribog {prop} (Slavic god)  :: Stribog {m}
strict {adj}  :: severo
strife {n} (violent conflict)  :: conflito {m}, disputa {f}, discórdia {f}
strike {n} (physical force)  :: ataque {m}
strike {n} (work stoppage)  :: greve {f}
strike {v} (nautical: to surrender)  :: impressionar, parecer
strike {v} (to delete)  :: eliminar, deletar, excluir
strike {v} (to hit)  :: acertar, golpear
strike {v} (to stop working to achieve better working conditions)  :: parar, paralizar
strikebreaker {n} (worker hired to replace a striking worker)  :: fura-greve
strike while the iron is hot {v} (act on an opportunity promptly)  :: malhar enquanto o ferro está quente
string {n} (computing: sequence of characters)  :: cadeia de caracteres {f}
string {n} (long, thin structure made from twisted threads)  :: barbante {m}, corda {f}, fio {m}
string {n} (stringed instrument) SEE: stringed instrument  ::
string {n} (stringed instruments section)  :: cordas
string {v} (put on a string)  :: enfileirar
string {v} (put strings on)  :: encordoar
string bass {n} (instrument) SEE: double bass  ::
stringed instrument {n} (type of musical instrument)  :: instrumento de corda {m}
string instrument {n} (musical instrument that produces sound by strings) SEE: stringed instrument  ::
string quartet {n} (composition for four string players)  :: quarteto de cordas {m}
string quartet {n} (group of four string players)  :: quarteto de cordas {m}
strip {n} (landing strip)  :: pista {f}
strip {n} (long, thin piece of a bigger item)  :: tira {f}
strip {n} (series of drawings, a comic strip)  :: tira {f}
stripe {n} (long straight region of a colour)  :: listra {f}
striped {adj} (having stripes, decorated or marked with bands differing in color)  :: listrado
striped alder {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
stripper {n} (one who removes one's clothes, especially as a form of paid entertainment)  :: stripper {m} {f}
strip poker {n} (variant of poker)  :: strip poker {m}
striptease {n} (arousing act)  :: striptease {m}, strip {m}
stripy {adj} (striped) SEE: striped  ::
strive {v} (to try to achieve)  :: esforçar-se, batalhar
stroganoff {n} (dish of sautéed pieces of beef)  :: estrogonofe {m}
stroke {n} (act of striking with a weapon)  :: pancada {f}
stroke {n} (act of stroking)  :: carícia {f}
stroke {n} (blow)  :: pancada {f}
stroke {n} (golf: single act of striking the ball)  :: tacada {f}
stroke {n} (line drawn with a pen or pencil)  :: traço {m}
stroke {n} (loss of brain function arising when the blood supply to the brain is suddenly interrupted)  :: derrame {m}
stroke {n} (particular style of swimming)  :: estilo (de nado/natação) {m}
stroke {n} (rowing: movement of an oar or paddle through water)  :: remada {f}
stroke {n} (single movement with a tool)  :: tacada {f}
stroke {n} (streak made with a brush)  :: pincelada {f}
stroke {n} (tennis: single act of striking the ball)  :: raquetada {f}
stroke {n} (time when a clock strikes)  :: badalada {f}
stroke {n} (UK: symbol "/")  :: barra {f}
stroke {n} (wrestling: backstage influence)  :: pancada {f}
stroke {v} (to move one's hand or an object over the surface of)  :: acariciar
stroll {n} (wandering on foot)  :: passeio {m}
stroll {v} (wander on foot)  :: passear
stromatolite {n} (rock-like structure built by microorganisms)  :: estromatólito {m}
strong {adj} (capable of producing great physical force)  :: forte
strong {adj} (capable of withstanding great physical force)  :: forte, resistente
strong {adj} (determined, unyielding)  :: forte
strong {adj} (grammar: irregular)  :: forte [only in some languages], irregular
strong {adj} (having a high alcoholic content)  :: forte
strong {adj} (having a high concentration of an essential or active ingredient)  :: forte
strong {adj} (having an offensive or intense odor or flavor)  :: forte
strong {adj} (highly stimulating to the senses)  :: forte
strongbox {n} (sturdy box with a lock) SEE: safe  ::
stronghold {n} (a fortress)  :: fortaleza
strongman game {n} (high striker) SEE: high striker  ::
strong nuclear interaction {n} (strong nuclear interaction)  :: interação nuclear forte {f}
strong point {n} (excellent characteristic or ability) SEE: forte  ::
strontia {n} (a pale earth composed of strontium oxide)  :: estronciana {f}
strontium {n} (chemical element)  :: estrôncio {m}
strop {n} (bad mood) SEE: bad mood  ::
struck {v} (hit - past tense)  :: atingido {m}, atingida {f}
structural {adj} (of, relating to, or having structure)  :: estrutural
structure {n} (cohesive whole built up of distinct parts)  :: estrutura {f}
structure {n} ((computing) several pieces of data treated as a unit)  :: registro {m}
structure {n}  :: estrutura {f}
structure {n} (overall form or organization of something)  :: estrutura {f}
structure {n} (underlying shape of a solid)  :: estrutura {f}
structure {v} ((transitive) to give structure to; to arrange)  :: estruturar
struggle {n} (strife, effort)  :: luta {f}
struggle {v} (to strive, to labour in difficulty, to fight)  :: lutar, debater-se
strumpet {n} (A prostitute)  :: puta {f}, meretriz {f}
stub {n} (a piece of certain paper items, designed to be torn off and kept for record or identification purposes)  :: canhoto - s.m.
stub {n} (something cut short, blunted, or stunted)  :: toco - s.m.
stub {n} ((wikis) page providing minimal information)  :: esboço
stub {v} (to remove a plant by pulling it out by the roots)  :: desarraigar - v.
stubble {n} (short, coarse hair)  :: barbicha {f}
stubble {n} (short stalks left in a field after harvest)  :: restolho {m}
stubborn {adj} (refusing to move or change one's opinion)  :: teimoso, cabeça-dura
stud {n} (male animal kept for breeding)  :: garanhão {m}
stud {n} (type of poker) SEE: stud poker  ::
student {n} (person enrolled at a university)  :: estudante {m-f}, académico {m} [Portugal], acadêmico [Brazil]
student {n} (person seriously devoted to some subject)  :: estudioso {m}, estudante {m-f}
student {n} (person who studies an academic subject)  :: estudante {m-f}
student {n} (schoolchild) SEE: schoolchild  ::
studio {n} (artist’s or photographer’s workshop)  :: estúdio {m}
studio {n} (establishment where an art is taught)  :: estúdio {m}
studio {n} (place where radio or television programs, records or films are made)  :: estúdio {m}
study {n} (artwork)  :: estudo {m}
study {n}  :: estudo {m}
study {n} (examination) SEE: examination  ::
study {n} (mental effort to acquire knowledge)  :: estudo {m}, aprendizado {m}
study {n} (research study)  :: estudo {m}
study {n} (room)  :: escritório {m}
study {v} (look at minutely)  :: estudar, examinar
study {v} (to acquire knowledge)  :: estudar, aprender
study {v} (to revise/review materials)  :: estudar
study {v} (to take a course)  :: estudar
stuff {n}  :: material
stuff {n} (miscellaneous items; things)  :: coisas {f-p}
stuff {n} (the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object)  :: material {m}
stuff {v}  :: encher
stuff {v} (to fill (something) up in a compressed manner)  :: entupir
stuffed animal {n} (a toy animal stuffed with straw, beans, cotton or other similar materials.)  :: bicho de pelúcia {m}, bicho de peluche {m}
stumble {n} (a fall or trip)  :: tropeço
stumble {v} (to make a mistake or have trouble)  :: tropeçar
stumble {v} (to trip or fall)  :: tropeçar
stumble upon {v} (to come across by accident; to discover by accident)  :: tropeçar
stumbling-block {n} (stumbling block) SEE: stumbling block  ::
stump {n} (remains of something that has been cut off)  :: toco {m}, cotoco {m}
stumped {adj} (baffled)  :: perplexo {m}
stunning {adj} (having an affect that stuns)  :: impressionante
stunt {n} (dangerous feat)  :: proeza {f}
stuntman {n} (one who performs stunts)  :: dublê
stupa {n} (a dome-shaped Buddhist monument, used to house relics of the Lord Buddha)  :: estupa {f}
stupid {adj} (lacking in intelligence)  :: estúpido
stupid {adj} (slang: amazing)  :: estupendo
stupid {adj} (To the point of stupor)  :: estupidificado
stupid {adv} (slang, dated: Extremely)  :: [literally, slang] estupidamente
stupidity {n} (act that is stupid)  :: estupidez {f}
stupidity {n} (property of being stupid)  :: estupidez {f}, burrice {f}
stupor {n} (a state of reduced consciousness or sensibility)  :: estupor {m}
sturdy {adj} (of firm build)  :: firme
sturgeon {n} (fish of family Acipenseridae)  :: esturjão {m}
stutter {n} (speech disorder)  :: gagueira {f}
stutter {v} (to speak with spasmodic repetition)  :: gaguejar
stutterer {n} (one who stutters)  :: gago
Stuttgart {prop} (a city in Germany)  :: Estugarda {f}
sty {n} (enclosure for swine)  :: chiqueiro {m}
sty {n} (inflammation) SEE: stye  ::
sty {n} (ladder) SEE: ladder  ::
sty {n} (messy or dirty place)  :: chiqueiro {m}
sty {v} (to rise up) SEE: ascend  ::
stye {n} (bacterial infection of the eyelash or eyelid)  :: hordéolo {m}, terçol {m}
Stygian {adj} (of, or relating to the river Styx)  :: estígio {m}
style {n} (manner of doing things)  :: estilo {m}
stylist {n} (designer) SEE: designer  ::
stylist {n} (hairdresser) SEE: hairdresser  ::
stylobate {n} (top step of the crepidoma)  :: estilóbata {m}
stylus {n}  :: estilete {m}
stylus {n} (phonograph needle)  :: safira {f}, agulha {f}
stylus {n} (tool for writing Braille)  :: punção {m}
stylus {n} (tool for writing on clay tablets)  :: estilo {f}
Styria {prop} (Austrian state)  :: Estíria {f}
Styrian {adj} (of, from or relating to Styria)  :: estírio
Styrian {n} (someone from Styria)  :: estírio
styrofoam {n} (polymer)  :: (Portugal) esferovite, (Brazil) isopor {m}
Styx {prop} (river of the underworld)  :: Estige {m}
sub- {prefix} (subsidiary, secondary)  :: sub-
sub- {prefix} (under, beneath)  :: sub-, so-
subarctic {adj} (of, relating to, or characteristic of the subarctic)  :: subártico {m}
subatomic {adj} (relating to particles that are smaller than an atom)  :: subatómico [Portugal], subatômico [Brazil]
subatomic particle {n} (unit of matter smaller than an atom)  :: partícula subatómica {f}
subclinical {adj} (without symptoms)  :: subclínico
subcontinent {n} (large landmass)  :: subcontinente {m}
subculture {n} (portion of a culture distinguished by its customs or other features)  :: subcultura {f}
subcutaneous {adj} (Pertaining to the fatty layer under the skin)  :: subcutâneo
subdomain {n} (domain name prefaced with additional parts separated by a period)  :: subdomínio {m}
subdue {v} (to bring (a country) under control by force)  :: submeter
subdue {v} (to overcome, quieten, bring under control)  :: subjugar
subgroup {n} (group-theoretical group within a larger group)  :: subgrupo {m}
subject {adj} (likely to be affected by something)  :: sujeito
subject {n} (citizen in a monarchy)  :: súdito {m}
subject {n} (in grammar)  :: sujeito {m}
subject {n} (main topic)  :: matéria {f}
subject {n} (particular area of study)  :: disciplina {f}, matéria {f}
subject {n} (person ruled over by another, especially a monarch or state authority)  :: súdito {m}
subject {v} (to cause to undergo)  :: submeter
subjective {adj} (based upon subjective feelings or intuition)  :: subjetivo
subjectively {adv} (in a subjective manner)  :: subjetivamente
subjectivity {n} (a subjective thought)  :: subjetividade {f}
subjectivity {n} (state of being subjective)  :: subjetividade {f}
subjunctive {n} (subjunctive mood)  :: subjuntivo {m} [Brazil]; conjuntivo {m} [Portugal]
subjunctive mood {n} (subjunctive mood)  :: modo conjuntivo {m} [Portugal], modo subjuntivo {m} [Brazil]
sublimate {v} (psychoanalysis)  :: sublimar
sublimate {v} (purify or refine)  :: sublimar
sublimate {v} (to change from solid to gas)  :: sublimar
sublimate {v} (to raise to a place of honor)  :: sublimar
sublime {adj} (noble and majestic)  :: sublime
sublime {n} (something sublime)  :: sublime {m}
subliminal message {n} (message under normal perception)  :: mensagem subliminar
submachine gun {n} (short range machine gun)  :: submetralhadora {f}
submarine {adj} (undersea)  :: submarino
submarine {n} (undersea boat)  :: submarino {m}
submission {n} (the act of submitting)  :: submissão
submit {v}  :: apresentar
submit {v} (enter or put forward something for approval, consideration, marking etc.)  :: submeter, apresentar
submit {v} (yield or give way to another)  :: ceder, entregar-se
subnormal {adj} (computing theory: denormal) SEE: denormal  ::
suborder {n} (taxonomic category)  :: subordem {f}
subordinate {adj} (submissive to or controlled by authority)  :: subordinado {m}, subordinada {f}
subordinate {v} (to make subservient)  :: subordinar, submeter, subjugar, dominar
subordinate {v} (to treat as of less value or importance)  :: subordinar, submeter, sujeitar
subordinate clause {n} (a clause that cannot stand alone)  :: oração subordinada {f}
subpoena {n} (writ requiring someone to appear in court to give testimony)  :: intimação {f}, citação {f}
subproduct {n} (byproduct) SEE: byproduct  ::
subscribe {v} (to sign up to receive a publication)  :: assinar
subscriber {n} (a person who subscribes to a publication or a service)  :: assinante {m} {f}
Subscriber Identity Module {n} (component on a SIM card that stores information to identify a mobile phone user)  :: módulo de identificação do assinante {m}
subscription {n} (access to a resource for a period of time)  :: subscrição {f}, assinatura {f}
subscription {n} (the formal acceptance of something, especially when verified with a signature)  :: subscrição {f}
subscription {n} (the signing of one's name)  :: assinatura {f}
subsequent {adj}  :: subseqüente
subset {n} (group contained in a larger group)  :: subconjunto {m}, subgrupo {m}
subset {n} (mathematics: of a set)  :: subconjunto {m}
subside {v} (to sink or fall to the bottom; to settle, as lees)  :: esvaziar
subsidize {v} (To assist someone or something by granting a subsidy)  :: subsidiar, subvencionar
subsidy {n} (financial support)  :: subsídio {m}
subsistent {adj} (inherent) SEE: inherent  ::
subspecies {n} (rank in taxonomy)  :: subespécie {f}
substance {n} (considerable wealth)  :: riqueza {f}
substance {n} (drugs)  :: substância {f}
substance {n} (essential part)  :: substância {f}
substance {n} (matter)  :: substância {f}
substantial {adj}  :: substancial
substantive {adj} (of the essence or essential element of a thing)  :: substantivo, substancial, essencial
substantive {n} (grammar)  :: substantivo
substitute {n} (a replacement or stand-in)  :: substituto {m}
substitute {v} (to use in place of something else, with the same function)  :: substituir
substitute teacher {n} (supply teacher) SEE: supply teacher  ::
substitution {n} (substitute) SEE: substitute  ::
substratum {n} (a layer that lies underneath another)  :: substrato {m}
subsume {v} (to place under another as belonging to it)  :: classificar, incluir, subordinar
subterfuge {n}  :: subterfúgio {m}
subterranean {adj} (below ground, under the earth, underground)  :: subterrâneo {m}
subtitle {n} (heading below a title)  :: subtítulo {m}
subtitle {n} (textual versions of the dialog in films)  :: legenda {f}
subtitled {adj} (a film in which the dialogue is translated into another language, and displayed at the bottom of the screen)  :: legendado
subtle {adj} (hard to grasp)  :: sutil
subtle {adj}  :: subtil
subtlety {n} (an instance of being subtle)  :: sutileza {f}
subtlety {n} (quality or act of being subtle)  :: sutileza {f}
subtract {v} (to remove or reduce)  :: subtrair
subtraction {n} (process)  :: subtração {f}
subtrahend {n} (A number or quantity to be subtracted from another)  :: subtraendo {m}
suburb {n} (area on the periphery of a city or large town)  :: periferia, subúrbio
suburban {n} (relating to outskirts of a city)  :: suburbano {m}, suburbana {f}
subvention {n} (subsidy) SEE: subsidy  ::
subversion {n} (act of subverting or the condition of being subverted)  :: subversão {f}
subversion {n} (systematic attempt to overthrow a government by working from within)  :: subversão {f}
subversive {adj} (intending to subvert)  :: subversivo
subversive {n} (a radical supporter of political or social revolution)  :: subversivo {m}
subvert {v} (to overthrow)  :: subverter
subvert {v} (to pervert the mind)  :: subverter
subvert {v} (to upturn convention by undermining it)  :: subverter
subvertisement {n} (piece of subvertising) SEE: subvert  ::
subway {n} (underground railway)  :: metro {m} [Portugal], metrô {m} [Brazil]
subway {n} (underground walkway)  :: passagem subterrânea {f}
subzero {adj} (sub-zero) SEE: sub-zero  ::
succeed {v}  :: Conseguir
succeed {v} (To come after; to be subsequent or consequent to; to follow; to pursue)  :: seguir
succeed {v} (To fall heir to; to inherit)  :: suceder
succeed {v} (To follow in order; to come next after; hence, to take the place of)  :: seguir
succeed {v} (To obtain the object desired; to accomplish what is attempted or intended; to have a prosperous issue or termination; to be successful)  :: ter/obter sucesso/êxito, conseguir
success {n} (achievement of one's aim or goal)  :: sucesso {m}
success {n} ((business) financial profitability)  :: sucesso {m}
success {n} (person who achieves his or her goals)  :: sucesso {m}
success {n}  :: sucesso {m}
successful {adj} (resulting in success)  :: bem-sucedido, conseguido
successfully {adv} (in a successful manner)  :: com sucesso
succinct {adj} (brief and to the point)  :: sucinto
succor {n} (Aid, assistance or relief from distress)  :: socorro {m}, ajuda {f}, assistência
succor {v} (to give such assistance)  :: socorrer
succuba {n} (a female demon or fiend) SEE: succubus  ::
succumb {v} (to die)  :: sucumbir, morrer
succumb {v} (to give up, or give in)  :: sucumbir, desistir
succumb {v} (to yield to an overpowering force or overwhelming desire)  :: sucumbir
such {determiner} (like this, that, these, those; used to make a comparison with something implied by context)  :: um tal, assim, tanto, tal
such {determiner}  :: tal
such as {prep} (for example) SEE: for example  ::
such as {prep} (like)  :: como
such is life {phrase} (used to express the acceptance of misfortune)  :: assim é a vida
suck {n} (sycophant) SEE: sycophant  ::
suck {v} (colloquial: term of general disparagement)  :: ser um saco, ser uma droga
suck {v} (to use the mouth to pull in (liquid etc))  :: chupar, sugar
suck {v} (to work the lips and tongue on)  :: chupar
sucker {n} (lollipop) SEE: lollipop  ::
sucker {n} (one who is easily fooled)  :: otário {m}
sucker {n} (organ)  :: ventosa {f}
sucker {n} (someone or something that sucks)  :: sugador {m}, chupador {m}
suckle {v} (to give suck to)  :: amamentar
suckle {v} (to nurse; to suck)  :: mamar
suck off {v} (to give a blowjob)  :: fazer um boquete, chupar
sucrose {n} (a disaccharide)  :: sacarose {f}
suction {n} (the process of creating an imbalance in pressure to draw matter from one place to another)  :: sucção
Sudan {prop} (Republic of Sudan)  :: Sudão {m}
Sudanese {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to the country of Sudan, the Sudanese people or the Sudanese language)  :: sudanês
Sudanese {n} (person from Sudan or of Sudanese descent)  :: sudanês {m}
sudden {adj} (happening quickly and with little or no warning)  :: repentino {m}, repentina {f}
sudden {n} (surprise) SEE: surprise  ::
suddenly {adv} (happening quickly and with little or no warning)  :: de repente, repentinamente, subitamente
Sudeten {prop} (series of mountains)  :: Sudetos {m-p}
Sudetenland {prop} (region in Czechia)  :: Sudetos {m-p}
sudoku {n} (a puzzle using numbers)  :: sudoku {m}
suds {n} (lather, foam)  :: espuma {f}
sue {v} (to file a legal action)  :: processar, demandar
suede {n} (type of leather)  :: camurça {f}
Suez Canal {prop} (canal)  :: Canal de Suez
suffer {v} (To become worse)  :: piorar
suffer {v} (to feel pain)  :: sofrer
suffer {v} (to undergo hardship)  :: sofrer
suffering {adj} (experiencing pain)  :: sofrendo
suffering {n} (condition)  :: sofrimento
suffete {n} (a magistrate of ancient Carthage)  :: sufete {m}
suffice {v} (be enough, sufficient, adequate)  :: ser suficiente, atender, satisfazer, bastar
suffice {v} (furnish)  :: suplementar
suffice {v} (satisfy)  :: satisfazer
sufficient {adj} (adequate to wants)  :: suficiente
sufficient {adj}  :: suficiente
sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof {proverb} (today has provided enough to worry about)  :: basta a cada dia o seu mal
suffix {n} (letters or sounds added at the end of a word to modify the word's meaning)  :: sufixo
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to die due to insufficient oxygen supply to the body)  :: sufocar
suffocate {v} ((intransitive) to suffer from severely reduced oxygen intake to the body)  :: sufocar
suffocate {v} ((transitive) to cause someone to suffer severely reduced oxygen supply to his body)  :: sufocar
suffocate {v} ((transitive) to kill someone by depriving him of a sufficient oxygen intake)  :: sufocar
suffragist {n} (suffragette) SEE: suffragette  ::
Sufism {n} (Islamic mysticism)  :: sufismo {m}
sugar {n} (any of a series of carbohydrates used by organisms to store energy)  :: açúcar {m}
sugar {n} (generic term for sucrose, glucose, fructose, etc)  :: açúcar {m}
sugar {n} (sucrose from sugar cane or sugar beet and used to sweeten food and drink)  :: açúcar {m}
sugar {n} (term of endearment)  :: doce {m}
sugar {v} (to add sugar to, to sweeten)  :: açucarar
sugar {v} (to make something seem less unpleasant)  :: açucarar, suavizar
sugar beet {n} (type of beet)  :: beterraba-sacarina {f}
sugar bowl {n} (small receptacle for serving sugar on a table)  :: açucareiro
sugar cane {n} (species of grass whose sap is a source of sugar)  :: cana-de-açúcar {f}
sugarfree {adj} (sugar-free) SEE: sugar-free  ::
sugar glider {n} (Petaurus breviceps)  :: petauro-do-açúcar {m}
sugar mill {n} (factory)  :: usina de cana {f}, usina {f}
sugar mill {n} (machine)  :: engenho de açúcar
sugar pea {n} (mangetout) SEE: mangetout  ::
sugar substitute {n} (food additives)  :: adoçante {m}
suggest {v} (to ask for without demanding)  :: propor, sugerir
suggest {v} (to imply but stop short of saying directly)  :: sugerir
suggest {v} (to make one suppose)  :: sugerir
suggest {v} (to recommend)  :: sugerir
suggestion {n} (act of suggestion)  :: sugestão {f}
suggestion {n} ((psychology) something implied)  :: sugestão {f}
suggestion {n} (something suggested)  :: sugestão {f}
suicide {n} (the event)  :: suicídio {m}
suicide {n} (the person)  :: suicida {m} {f}
suicide bomber {n} (one who carries explosives)  :: homem-bomba {m}
suit {n} (card games: set of cards distinguished by color and emblems)  :: naipe {m}
suit {n} (law: lawsuit)  :: processo {m}
suit {n} (pursuit, chase) SEE: pursuit  ::
suit {n} (suit of clothes)  :: terno {m}, traje, fato {m}
suit {v} (to be fitted to)  :: convir, adequar-se
suitability {n} (quality of being suitable)  :: adequabilidade {f}
suitable {adj} (appropriate to a certain occasion)  :: apropriado {m}
suitcase {n} (large piece of luggage)  :: mala {f}
suite {n}  :: conjunto
suite {n} (connected series or succession of objects)  :: conjunto {m}, leque {m}, grupo {m}
suite {n} (group of connected rooms)  :: suíte {f}
suite {n} (musical form pre-dating the sonata)  :: suíte {f}
Sukhumi {prop} (capital city)  :: Sukhumi {f}
sulfhydryl {n} (sulfur analogue of hydroxyl)  :: sulfidrilo {m}
sulfide {n} (any compound of sulfur and a metal or electropositive element or group)  :: sulfeto
sulfur {n} (element)  :: enxofre {m}
sulk {v} (to express ill humor or offense by remaining sullenly silent or withdrawn)  :: amuar, estar mal-humorado/de mau humor
sulky {adj} (gloomy)  :: emburrado
sully {v} (to damage, corrupt)  :: manchar, macular
sully {v} (to soil, stain, dirty)  :: sujar
sulphur dioxide {n} (the compound SO2) SEE: sulfur dioxide  ::
sulphuric acid {n} (H2SO4)  :: ácido sulfúrico {m}
sulphurous acid {n} (sulfurous acid) SEE: sulfurous acid  ::
sulphur tuft {n} (Hypholoma/Naematoloma fasciculare) SEE: sulfur tuft  ::
sultan {n} (ruler)  :: sultão {m}
sultana {n} (female relative of a sultan)  :: sultana {f}
sultanate {n} (state ruled by a sultan)  :: sultanato {m}, sultanado {m}
sum {n} (arithmetic problem)  :: soma {f}, adição {f}
sum {n} (quantity obtained by addition or aggregation)  :: soma {f}
sum {n} (quantity of money)  :: quantia {f}
sum {n} (summary) SEE: summary  ::
sum {n} (summit) SEE: summit  ::
sum {v} (give a summary of) SEE: summarize  ::
sum {v} (to add together)  :: somar
sumac {n} (shrub or small tree)  :: sumagre {m}
sumac {n} (sour spice)  :: sumagre {m}
Sumatra {prop} (the largest island of Indonesia)  :: Sumatra, Samatra
Sumatran tiger {n} (Sumatran tiger)  :: tigre-de-sumatra
Sumer {prop} (civilization)  :: Suméria
Sumerian {adj} (pertaining to Sumer)  :: sumério, sumérico {m}, sumeriano
Sumerian {n} (person)  :: sumério {m}
Sumerian {prop} (language)  :: língua suméria {f}, sumério {m}, sumérico {m}, sumeriano {m}
summarise {v} (summarise) SEE: summarize  ::
summarize {v}  :: resumir
summarize {v} (To prepare a summary)  :: resumir
summary {adj}  :: resumo, sumário {m}, compêndio
summary {n} (condensed presentation)  :: resumo {m}, sumário {m}
summer {n} (hottest season)  :: verão {m}, estio {m}
summer {v} (spend the summer, as in a particular place on holiday)  :: veranear
summer solstice {n} (the moment when the hemisphere is most inclined toward the sun)  :: solstício de verão {m}
summer time {n} (daylight saving time) SEE: daylight saving time  ::
summit {n} (gathering of leaders)  :: cúpula {f} [Brazil], cimeira {f} [Portugal]
summit {n} (peak, top of mountain)  :: cume {m}
summon {v} (law: to order someone to appear in court)  :: convocar, intimar
summon {v} (to ask someone to come)  :: convocar
summon {v} (to call people together)  :: convocar
sumo {n} (A stylised Japanese form of wrestling)  :: sumô {m}
sum up {v} (summarize) SEE: summarize  ::
sun {n} (a star, especially when seen as the centre of any single solar system)  :: sol {m}
sun {n} (light and warmth received from the sun)  :: sol {m}
sun {n} (something like the sun in brightness or splendor)  :: sol {m}
sun {n} (sunrise or sunset)  :: nascer/pôr do sol {m}
sun {prop} (the star around which the Earth revolves)  :: sol {m}
Sun {prop} (star)  :: sol {m}
sunbath {n} (period of tanning)  :: banho de sol {m}
sunbathe {v} (to expose one's body to the sun)  :: tomar banho de sol
sun bear {n} (Helarctos malayanus)  :: urso-malaio {m}
sunbed {n} (tanning device) SEE: tanning bed  ::
sunblock {n} (sunscreen) SEE: sunscreen  ::
sunburn {n} (burn)  :: queimadura solar
Sundanese {adj} (pertaining to the Sudanese people)  :: sundanês {m}
Sundanese {prop} (ethnic group)  :: sundanês {m}
Sundanese {prop} (language)  :: sundanês {m}
Sunda Strait {prop} (strait between Java and Sumatra)  :: Estreito de Sunda
Sunday {n} (day of the week)  :: domingo {m}
sundial {n} (simple timekeeping device which makes use of sunlight)  :: relógio de sol {m}, relógio do sol {m}, relógio solar {m}, solário {m}
sundown {n} (sunset) SEE: sunset  ::
sunfish {n} (fish of the family Molidae)  :: peixe-lua
sunflower {n} (flower)  :: girassol {m}, helianto {m}, heliotrópio {m}, tornassol {m}
sunflower oil {n} (vegetable oil)  :: óleo de girassol {m}
sunglasses {n} (tinted glasses worn to protect the eyes from the sun)  :: óculos de sol {m-p}
sunlight {n} (electromagnetic radiation given off by the sun)  :: luz do sol
Sunni {adj} (related to the Sunni branch of Islam)  :: sunita
Sunni {n} (follower of the Sunni branch of Islam)  :: sunita {m} {f}
Sunni {n} (Sunni Islam, a branch of Islam)  :: sunismo {m}
Sunnite {n} (Sunni) SEE: Sunni  ::
sunny {adj} (weather, day)  :: ensolarado
sunrise {n} (sky changing color)  :: aurora {f}
sunrise {n} (time of day)  :: nascer do sol {m}, aurora
sunscreen {n} (a form of sunblock)  :: fotoprotetor {m}
sunset {n} (changes in color of sky at sunset)  :: crepúsculo {m}, pôr-do-sol {m}
sunset {n} (final period of life)  :: crepúsculo {m}
sunset {n} (time of day)  :: crepúsculo {m}, pôr-do-sol {m}, poente, ocaso {m}, sol-pôr {m}
sunshade {n} (something to keep the sun off)  :: toldo {m}
sunshine {n} (cheerfulness)  :: alegria {f}
sunshine {n} (direct rays of the sun)  :: luz do sol {f}, luz solar
sunshine {n} (location on which the sun's rays fall)  :: sol {m}
sun shower {n} (rain shower)  :: casamento da raposa {m}
sunspot {n} (region on the sun's surface)  :: mancha solar {f}
sunstroke {n} (heatstroke caused by an excessive exposure to the sun's rays)  :: insolação {f}
suntanned {adj} (having a suntan) SEE: tanned  ::
sunup {n} (change in color of sky) SEE: sunrise  ::
sunup {n} (time of day) SEE: sunrise  ::
super {adj} (better than usual)  :: súper
superation {n} (the act of superating)  :: superação {f}
supercalifragilisticexpialidocious {adj} (supercalifragilisticexpialidocious)  :: supercalifragilisticoespialidoso
superconductivity {n} (property of a material whereby it has no resistance)  :: supercondutividade {f}
supercontinent {n} (one of modern landmasses)  :: supercontinente {m}
supercontinent {n} (very large continent in the Earth's past)  :: supercontinente {m}
superego {n} (part of the mind)  :: superego {m}, supereu {m}
superficial {adj} (being near the surface)  :: superficial
superficial {adj} (of or pertaining to the surface)  :: superficial
superficial {adj} (shallow, lacking substance)  :: superficial
superfluous {adj} (excess of what is sufficient)  :: supérfluo {m}
superfluousness {n} (superfluity) SEE: superfluity  ::
superhero {n} (a fictional crime-fighting character with superpowers)  :: super-herói
superhighway {n} (US An expressway especially one designed for high speeds)  :: super-autopista
superintendent {n} (a person who is authorized to supervise, direct or administer something)  :: superintendente – {m} {f}
superior {adj} (higher in rank or quality)  :: superior
superior {adj} (located above)  :: superior
superiority {n} (the state of being superior)  :: superioridade {f}
superlative {adj} (exceptionally good)  :: supremo
superlative {n} (form of adjective expressing "most")  :: superlativo {m}
superlative {n} (highest degree of something)  :: superlativo
supermajority {n} (qualified majority) SEE: qualified majority  ::
superman {n} (person of extraordinary or superhuman powers)  :: super-homem {m}
superman {n} (übermensch)  :: super-homem {m}
Superman {prop} (a fictional character with superhuman powers)  :: Superman {m}, Super-Homem {m}
supermarket {n} (store)  :: supermercado {m}
supermodel {n} (famous fashion model)  :: supermodelo
supermoon {n} (a full moon or new moon, when the Earth–Moon distance is in the lowest tenth of its range)  :: superlua {f}
supernatant {adj} (floating on the surface of a liquid)  :: flutuando
supernatural {adj} (above nature)  :: sobrenatural {m} {f}
supernatural {adj}  :: sobrenatural
supernova {n} (exploding star)  :: supernova {f}
supernumerary {n} (person in a play or movie with a minimal part) SEE: walk-on  ::
superpower {n} (fictional extraordinary ability)  :: superpoder {m}
superpower {n} (sovereign state)  :: superpotência {f}
supersede {v} (Displace in favour of another)  :: substituir, suplantar
supersede {v} (Set aside)  :: sobrepor
supersede {v} (Take the place of)  :: substituir
superstar {n} (very famous person)  :: superestrela {m} {f}
superstition {n} (a set of beliefs that future events may be influenced by one's behaviour in some magical or mystical way)  :: superstição {f}
superstitious {adj} (susceptible to superstitions)  :: supersticioso {m}
superstring {n} (hypothetical physical object)  :: supercorda {f}
supervise {v} (to be in charge of)  :: supervisar, supervisionar [Brazil]
supervision {n} (the act or instance of supervising)  :: supervisão {m}
supervisor {n} (a person with the official task of overseeing the work of a person or group)  :: supervisor {m}
supine {adj} (inclined)  :: inclinado {m}
supine {adj} (lethargic)  :: letárgico {m}
supine {adj} (lying back)  :: supino
supine {adj} (passive)  :: passivo {m}
supper {n} (dinner at night)  :: jantar {m}
supper {n} (food before going to bed)  :: ceia {f}
supper {v} (to eat dinner)  :: jantar
supper hour {n} (all senses) SEE: dinnertime  ::
suppertime {n} (all senses) SEE: dinnertime  ::
supplant {v} (to take the place of, to replace)  :: suplantar, substituir
supplementary {adj} (additional)  :: suplementar, adicional
suppletive {adj} (grammar)  :: supletivo
supply {n} (amount supplied)  :: provisão {f}
supply {v}  :: fornecer
supply {v} (to provide, make available for use)  :: suprir, prover
supply and demand {n} (economic model of pricing)  :: oferta e procura {f}
support {n} (answers and resolution of problems)  :: suporte {m}
support {n}  :: apoio {m}
support {n} (financial or other help)  :: apoio {m}
support {n} (something which supports)  :: apoio {m}, suporte {m}
support {v} (to back a cause, party etc. mentally or with concrete aid)  :: apoiar
support {v} (to help, particularly financially)  :: financiar, apoiar
support {v} (to keep from falling)  :: apoiar
support {v} (to provide help regarding something sold)  :: dar suporte
supporter {n} (Person who supports, an adherent)  :: apoiador {m}
suppose {v} (conclude; believe)  :: supor
suppose {v} (theorize; hypothesize)  :: supor
supposed {adj} (expected) SEE: expected  ::
supposed {adj} (intended) SEE: intended  ::
supposed {adj} (obliged) SEE: obliged  ::
suppository {n} (medicine in the form of a small plug that is inserted into a bodily cavity)  :: supositório {m}
suppress {v} (to hold in place, to keep low)  :: suprimir
suppression order {n} (gag order) SEE: gag order  ::
suppurate {v} (form or discharge pus)  :: supurar
supreme {adj} (dominant)  :: supremo {m}, suprema {f}
supreme court {n} (court of law representing the highest legal authority within a jurisdiction)  :: supremo tribunal
Supreme Leader {n} (head of state of Iran)  :: líder supremo {m}, Líder Supremo {m}
supremely {adv} (to the highest degree)  :: supremamente
Supreme Soviet {prop} (Soviet parliament)  :: Soviete Supremo {m}
sura {n} (chapter of the Qur'an)  :: surata {f}
sure {adj} (certain, reliable)  :: certo, seguro
sure {interj} (yes, of course)  :: , claro, tudo bem
surely {adv}  :: certamente
surety {n} (certainty) SEE: certainty  ::
surety {n} (law: promise to pay on behalf of another)  :: caução {f}
surf {v} (to browse the Internet)  :: navegar
surf {v} (to ride a wave)  :: surfar
surface {n} (up-side of a flat object)  :: superfície {f}
surface car {n} (streetcar) SEE: streetcar  ::
surface runoff {n} (surface runoff)  :: escoamento superficial {m}
surfboard {n} (a shaped waterproof plank used to surf on waves)  :: prancha {f}
surfing {n} (sport)  :: surfe {m}
surf riding {n} (surfing) SEE: surfing  ::
surge {n} (sudden transient rush or flood)  :: surto {m}
surgeon {n} (doctor who performs surgery)  :: cirurgião {m}
surge protector {n} (appliance designed to protect electrical devices)  :: estabilizador {m}
surgery {n} (any consulting room)  :: consultório {m}
surgery {n} (doctor's consulting room)  :: consultório {m}
surgery {n} (medical specialty)  :: cirurgia {f}
surgery {n} (procedure involving major incisions)  :: operação {f}, cirurgia
surgery {n} (room or department where surgery is performed)  :: sala de cirurgia {f}, sala de operação {f}
surge suppressor {n} (surge protector) SEE: surge protector  ::
surgical {adj} (of or relating to surgery)  :: cirúrgico
Suriname {prop} (country)  :: Suriname
surmount {v} (to get over; to overcome)  :: superar
surname {n} (name that indicates family)  :: sobrenome {m}, nome de família {m}, último nome {m} [when appearing last]
surpass {v} (to exceed)  :: ultrapassar, superar, suplantar, sobrepassar
surplus {adj} (being a surplus)  :: excedente {m}
surplus {n} (excess, overplus)  :: excesso {m}, excedente {m}
surplus {n} (funds in public treasury greater than ordinary needs)  :: superavit {m}
surplus value {n}  :: mais-valia
surprise {n} (attributively: that is unexpected )  :: surpresa
surprise {n} (feeling that something unexpected has happened)  :: surpresa {f}
surprise {n} (something not expected)  :: surpresa {f}
surprise {v} (cause (someone) to feel surprise)  :: surpreender
surprised {adj} (caused to feel surprise)  :: surpreso {m}, surpreendido {m}, surpresa {f}, surpreendida {f}
surrealism {n} (artistic movement and aesthetic philosophy)  :: surrealismo
surrender {v} (intransitive or reflexive: to give oneself up into the power of another)  :: render-se, entregar-se, capitular
surrender {v}  :: render-se
surrender {v} (transitive: to give up into the power, control, or possession of another)  :: render, entregar
surreptitious {adj} (stealthy, furtive, well hidden, covert)  :: sub-reptício, secreto; ilícito, clandestino
surrogate {n}  :: substituto (person), {m}
surrogate mother {n} (woman who gives birth to a child not her own)  :: mãe substituta {f}, barriga de aluguel {f}
surround {v} (to encircle something or simultaneously extend in all directions)  :: contornar
surround {v} (to enclose to prevent escape)  :: cercar
surroundings {n} (area surrounding someone or something)  :: ambiente {m}
Surtsey {prop} (volcanic island off the coast of Iceland)  :: Surtsey {f}
Surtseyan {adj} (of a volcanic eruption, that takes place in shallow seas or lakes)  :: surtseyano
surveillance {n} (observation of individuals or groups of individuals)  :: vigilância {f}
survey {n} (act of surveying)  :: supervisão {f}
survey {n} (an examination)  :: levantamento {m}
survey {v} (to inspect; to examine)  :: inspecionar, investigar
surveyor {n} (person occupied with the process of determining positions on the Earth's surface)  :: agrimensor {m}
survival {n} (continued existence or life)  :: sobrevivência
survive {v} (live past a life-threatening event)  :: sobreviver
survive {v} (object, concept: continue to exist)  :: sobreviver
survive {v} (person: continue to live)  :: sobreviver
survivor {n} (one who survives)  :: sobrevivente
Susan {prop} (female given name)  :: Susana
Susanna {prop} (biblical character)  :: Susana {f}
Susanna {prop} (female given name) SEE: Susan  ::
sushi {n} (Japanese dish)  :: suchi {m}
suspect {adj} (viewed with suspicion)  :: suspeito {m}, suspeita {f}
suspect {n} (person suspected of something)  :: suspeito {m}, suspeita {f}
suspect {v} (believe to be guilty)  :: suspeitar
suspect {v} (distrust, have doubts about)  :: suspeitar
suspect {v} (have suspicion)  :: suspeitar
suspect {v} (imagine or suppose to be true, without proof)  :: suspeitar
suspended cymbal {n} (cymbal that is suspended horizontally)  :: prato suspenso {m}
suspender {n} (an item used hold up trousers)  :: suspensórios {m}
suspenders {n} (stocking supporter) SEE: garter  ::
suspenders {n} (trouser supporter) SEE: suspender  ::
suspension bridge {n} (bridge where the deck or roadway is suspended from cables)  :: ponte pênsil {f}
suspicion {n} (act of suspecting something or someone, especially of something wrong)  :: suspeita {f}, suspeição {f}
suspicion {n}  :: suspeita {f}
suspicious {adj} (arousing suspicion)  :: suspeito
suspicious {adj} (distrustful)  :: desconfiado
suspiciously {adv} (in a manner suggesting guilt)  :: culposamente
suspiciously {adv} (In a manner suggesting suspicion)  :: suspeitosamente
suspiciously {adv} (to a degree that makes one suspect something)  :: suspeitamente
sustain {v} (to maintain something)  :: suster
sustain {v} (to provide for or nourish something)  :: sustentar
sustainability {n} (ability to sustain something)  :: sustentabilidade {f}
sustainability {n} (ecological sense)  :: sustentabilidade {f}
sustainability {n}  :: sustentabilidade {f}
suture {n} (seam)  :: sutura {f}, ponto {m}
Svalbard {prop} (islands north east of Greenland)  :: Svalbard {f}
Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands {prop} (two distinct dependencies of Norway)  :: Svalbard e Jan Mayen
svarabhakti {n} (epenthesis of a vowel)  :: suarabácti {m}
svelte {adj} (attractively thin, slender)  :: esbelto {m}, esbelta {f}
Swabian {adj} (of or pertaining to Swabia)  :: suábio {m}
Swabian {prop} (dialect)  :: suábio {m}
Swabish {adj} (of or pertaining to Swabia)  :: suábio {m}
Swabish {prop} (dialect)  :: suábio {m}
swag {n} (SWAG) SEE: SWAG  ::
swagger {n} (bold or arrogant strut)  :: marra {f}
swagger {n} (prideful boasting or bragging)  :: bravata
Swahili {prop} (language)  :: suaíli {m}, suaíle {m}
swale {n} (shallow troughlike depression created to carry water)  :: canaleta {f}, valeta {f}
swallow {n} (bird)  :: andorinha {f}
swallow {v} (to cause to pass from the mouth into the stomach)  :: engolir, deglutir
swallow {v} (to make muscular contractions of the oesophagus)  :: engolir
swallow {v} (to take in, to consume)  :: engolir
swamp {n} (type of wetland)  :: pântano, paul {m}
swamp {v} (overwhelm)  :: afundar
swamp holly {n} (American winterberry) SEE: American winterberry  ::
swan {n} (waterfowl of the genus Cygnus)  :: cisne {m}
swanling {n} (baby swan, young swan) SEE: cygnet  ::
Swansea {prop} (a city in South Wales)  :: Swansea {f}
swan song {n} (a final performance)  :: canto do cisne {m}, canto de cisne {m}, canção do cisne {f}, canção de cisne {f}
swap {n} (exchange)  :: troca {f}
swap {v} (exchange or give (something) in exchange for)  :: trocar, intercambiar
swarm {n} (a mass of people or animals in turmoil)  :: multidão {f}, enxame {m}, turba {f}, turbamulta {f}, turbilhão {m}, tropel {m}, roda-viva {f}, barafunda {f}
swarm {n} (large number of insects)  :: enxame {m}, nuvem {f} [in flight], correição {f} [especially ants]
swarm {v}  :: formigar, pulular, apinhar, enxamear, infestar, encher
swarm spore {n} (zoospore) SEE: zoospore  ::
swarthy {adj} (dark) SEE: dark  ::
swarthy {adj} (dark-skinned) SEE: dark-skinned  ::
swarthy {adj} (dusky) SEE: dusky  ::
swarthy {adj} (tawny) SEE: tawny  ::
swastika {n} (a cross with arms of equal length all bent halfway along at a 90° angle)  :: suástica {f}, cruz gamada {f}
swatch {n} (a piece, pattern, or sample)  :: amostra
swathe {n} (swath) SEE: swath  ::
sway {v} (To move or swing from side to side; or backward and forward; to rock)  :: balançar
Swazi {prop} (Swati language)  :: suázi
Swaziland {prop} (Kingdom of Swaziland)  :: Suazilândia
swear {v} (to curse, to use offensive language)  :: praguejar, xingar
swear {v} (to take an oath)  :: jurar
swear word {n} (impolite or offensive taboo word)  :: palavrão {m}
sweat {n} (fluid that exits the body through pores)  :: suor {m}
sweat {v} (to emit sweat)  :: transpirar, suar
sweater {n} (similar garment worn for warmth)  :: suéter {m}, pulôver {m}
swede {n} (plant)  :: rutabaga {f}
swede {n} (turnip) SEE: turnip  ::
swede {n} (yellow root of Brassica napus)  :: rutabaga {f}
Swede {n} (Swedish person)  :: sueco {m}, sueca {f}
Sweden {prop} (Scandinavian country)  :: Suécia {f}
Swedish {adj} (of or pertaining to Sweden)  :: sueco
Swedish {adj} (of or pertaining to the Swedish language)  :: sueco
Swedish {prop} (language)  :: sueco {m}, língua sueca {f}
sweep {n} (chimney sweep) SEE: chimney sweep  ::
sweep {v} (to clean using a broom or brush)  :: varrer (to clean with a broom), escovar (to clean with a brush)
sweep something under the rug {v} (to conceal a problem expediently)  :: varrer para debaixo do tapete
sweet {adj}  :: atraente
sweet {adj} (containing a sweetening ingredient)  :: doce, adocicado, adoçado
sweet {adj} (free from excessive unwanted substances)  :: puro
sweet {adj} (having a helpful disposition)  :: amigável
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant smell)  :: perfumado, cheiroso
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant sound)  :: doce, melodioso
sweet {adj} (having a pleasant taste)  :: doce
sweet {adj} (having a pleasing disposition)  :: doce, amável
sweet {adj} (having a taste of sugar)  :: doce
sweet {adj} (not decaying, rancid, sour, spoiled, or stale)  :: fresco
sweet {adj} (not having a salty taste)  :: doce
sweet {adj} (of a wine: retaining a portion of sugar)  :: suave
sweet {adv} (in a sweet manner)  :: docemente
sweet {n} (basic taste sensation induced by sugar) SEE: sweetness  ::
sweet {n} (food eaten for dessert) SEE: dessert  ::
sweet {n} (sugary confection)  :: doce {m}
sweet {n} (sweetheart) SEE: sweetheart  ::
sweet dreams {n} (sweet dreams)  :: bons sonhos, durma com Deus
sweeten {v} (to make sweet to the taste)  :: adoçar, adocicar
sweetener {n} (food additive)  :: adoçante {m}
sweet flag {n} (a plant)  :: açoro {m}
sweet gale {n} (Myrica gale) SEE: gale#Etymology 3  ::
sweetheart {n} (a person very much liked or loved by someone else)  :: amor {m-f}, tesouro {m-f}, doçura {f}, querido {m}, anjo {m-f}
sweetheart {n} (a person who is always very kind)  :: gentil, meigo {m}
sweetheart {n} (darling) SEE: darling  ::
sweetly {adv} (in a sweet or pleasant manner)  :: docemente
sweetness {n} (condition of being sweet or sugary)  :: doçura {f}
sweetness {n} (pleasant disposition)  :: doçura {f}
sweet pea {n} (flowering plant)  :: ervilha-de-cheiro {f}
sweet potato {n} (tuber)  :: batata-doce {f}
sweet potato {n} (vine)  :: batata-doce {f}
sweet potato {n} (yam) SEE: yam  ::
sweets {n} (confectionery, candy)  :: doces {m-p}
sweet shop {n} (sweetshop) SEE: sweetshop  ::
sweetshop {n} (shop selling predominantly confectionery)  :: doçaria {f}, pastelaria {f}
swell {adj} (excellent)  :: excelente, ótimo
swell {n} (series of waves)  :: swell {m}
swell {v} (intransitive: to become bigger, especially due to being engorged)  :: inchar
swell {v} (to cause to become bigger)  :: inchar
swelling {n}  :: inchaço {m}, inchação {f}
swelter {v} (To perspire greatly from heat)  :: suar em bicas
swift {adj} (fast; quick)  :: rápido, ligeiro {m}
swift {n} (bird)  :: gaivão {m}, andorinhão {m}, aião {m}, arvião {m}, zirro {m}
swiftness {n} (state of being swift) SEE: quickness  ::
swig {v} (to drink (usually by gulping))  :: dar uma golada
swill {n} (a mixture of solid and liquid food scraps fed to pigs etc; especially kitchen waste for this purpose)  :: [Brazil]: lavagem
swim {n} (act or instance of swimming)  :: nado {m}
swim {v} (move through water)  :: nadar
swim bladder {n} (fish organ)  :: bexiga natatória {f}
swimmer {n} (one who swims)  :: nadador {m}
swimming {n} (human activity of moving oneself through water)  :: natação {f}
swimming pool {n} (Pool)  :: piscina {f}
swimming trunks {n} (a pair of shorts or briefs worn for swimming or bathing)  :: bermuda {f}
swimmist {n} (swimmer) SEE: swimmer  ::
swimsuit {n} (tight-fitting garment worn for swimming)  :: traje de banho {m}, roupa de banho {f}
swindle {v} (to defraud someone)  :: trapacear, fraudar
swindle {v} (to obtain money or property by fraudulent or deceitful methods)  :: trapacear
swine {n} (pig) SEE: pig  ::
swine fever {n} (pathology)  :: peste suína clássica {f}
swine flu {n} (influenza caused by orthomyxoviruses)  :: gripe suína {f}
swine influenza {n} (swine flu) SEE: swine flu  ::
swing {n} (hanging seat)  :: balanço
swing {v}  :: balançar
swing {v} (to ride on a swing)  :: andar de baloiço
swing {v} (to rotate about an off-centre fixed point)  :: balançar
swipe {v} (to snatch)  :: surripiar
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to Swiss language(s) or Swiss dialect(s))  :: suíço {m}, suíça {f}
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to Switzerland)  :: suíço {m}, suíça {f}
Swiss {adj} (of or pertaining to the Swiss people)  :: suíço {m}, suíça {f}
Swiss {n} (Swiss person)  :: suíço {m}, suíça {f}
Swiss Army knife {n} (type of pocket knife)  :: canivete suíço {m}
Swiss cheese {n} (cheese with holes)  :: queijo suíço {m}
Swiss franc {n} (currency of Switzerland)  :: franco suíço {m}
switch {n} (Command line notation)  :: switch {m}
switch {n} (Device to turn electric current on and off or direct its flow)  :: interruptor {m}, chave {f}
switch {n} (movable section of railroad track)  :: aparelho de mudança de via {m}, agulha {f}
switch {n} (networking device)  :: switch, comutador
switch {n} (System which allows the interconnection of a calling party's telephone line with any called party's line)  :: central telefónica {f} [Portugal], central telefônica {f} [Brazil]
switch {n} (Thin rod used as a whip)  :: vergasta {f}, açoite {m}, vara {f}
switch {v} (To change places / tasks)  :: trocar, mudar
switch {v} (To change (something) to the specified state using a switch)  :: see switch off, switch on
switch {v} (To exchange)  :: trocar
switch {v} (To hit with a switch (rod))  :: vergastar, açoitar
switch off {v} (turn switch to off position)  :: desligar
switch on {v} (to turn a switch to the "on" position)  :: ligar
Switzerland {prop} (sovereign country)  :: Suíça {f}
swoon {n} (a faint)  :: desmaio {m}
swoon {n} (infatuation) SEE: infatuation  ::
swoon {v} (to faint)  :: desmaiar
sword {n} (weapon)  :: espada {f}
swordfish {n} (Xiphias gladius)  :: espadarte {m}, peixe espada
sword of Damocles {n} (thing or situation which causes a prolonged state of impending doom or misfortune)  :: espada de Dâmocles {f}
swordsman {n} (a person skilled at using swords)  :: espadeiro {m}
swordsman {n} (a person who fights with a sword)  :: espadachim {m} {f}
Sybaris {prop} (city)  :: Síbaris {f}
sybarite {n} (person devoted to pleasure and luxury)  :: sibarita {m} {f}
Sybil {prop} (female given name) SEE: Sibyl  ::
sycamore {n} (Ficus sycomorus)  :: sicómoro {m} [Portugal], sicômoro {m} [Brazil]
sycamore {n} (Platanus)  :: plátano {m}
sycamore {n} (sycamore maple) SEE: sycamore maple  ::
sycamore maple {n} (Acer pseudoplatanus)  :: sicómoro, sicómero {m}
sycophant {n} (one who uses compliments to gain self-serving favor or advantage from another person.)  :: sicofanta {m}, bajulador {m}, adulador {m}, lambe-botas {m}, puxa-saco {m}
Sydney {prop} (in Australia)  :: Sydney {f}, Sidney {f}
Sydney {prop} (in Nova Scotia)  :: Sydney {f}
Sydney {prop} (language) SEE: Dharuk  ::
Sydney {prop} (male given name)  :: Sidney {m}, Sídnei {m}, Sidnei {m}, Sydney {m}
syllabize {v} (syllabify) SEE: syllabify  ::
syllable {n} (One or more vowel sounds)  :: sílaba {f}
syllabus {n} (a summary of topic)  :: programa {m}, ementa {f}
syllogism {n} (inference from premises)  :: silogismo {m}
sylph {n} (The elemental being of air)  :: silfo {m}, sílfide {f}
Sylt {prop} (German island)  :: Sylt {f}
Sylvester {prop} (male given name)  :: Silvestre {m}
symbol {n} (character or glyph)  :: símbolo {m}
symbol {n} (object meant to represent another)  :: símbolo
symbol {v} (symbolize) SEE: symbolize  ::
symbolic {adj} (Pertaining to a symbol)  :: simbólico {m}, simbólico
symbolic {adj} (Referring to something with an implicit meaning)  :: simbólico
symbolically {adv} (in a symbolic manner)  :: simbolicamente
symbolism {n} (representation of a concept)  :: simbolismo {m}
symbolize {v} (To be symbolic of; to represent)  :: simbolizar
symmetric {adj} (symmetrical) SEE: symmetrical  ::
symmetrical {adj} (exhibiting symmetry)  :: simétrico
symmetry {n} (correspondence on either side of a dividing line, plane, center or axis)  :: simetria {f}
symmetry {n} (satisfying arrangement of a balanced distribution of the elements of a whole)  :: simetria {f}
sympathetic {adj} (of, related to, showing, or characterized by sympathy)  :: simpático {m}, simpática {f}
sympathetic nervous system {n} (sympathetic nervous system)  :: sistema nervoso simpático {m}
sympathizer {adj} (who sympathizes)  :: simpatizante {m} {f}
sympathy {n} (ability to share the feelings of another; empathy)  :: empatia {f}
sympathy {n} (feeling of pity or sorrow for the suffering or distress of another)  :: compaixão {f}
sympathy {n} (mutual relationship)  :: afinidade {f}
symphony {n} (piece of orchestral music)  :: sinfonia {f}
symposium {n} (conference)  :: simpósio {m}
symptom {n} (indicators and characteristics of the presence of something else)  :: sintoma {f}
symptomatic {adj} (showing symptoms)  :: sintomático
synagogue {n} (place)  :: sinagoga {f}
synapse {n} (junction between neurons)  :: sinapse {f}
sync {n} (synchronization) SEE: synchronization  ::
sync {v} (synchronize) SEE: synchronize  ::
synchronisation {n} (synchronization) SEE: synchronization  ::
synchronised swimming {n} (swimming event)  :: nado sincronizado, natação sincronizada
synchronize {v} (cause two events to have coordinated timing)  :: sincronizar
synclinal {adj} (formed by strata dipping toward a common line or plane)  :: sinclinal
synclinal {n} (synclinal fold)  :: sinclínio
syncline {n} (concave upward fold) SEE: synclinal  ::
syncope {n} (loss of consciousness)  :: síncope {f}
syndrome {n} (recognizable pattern of symptoms or behaviours)  :: síndrome [masc. in pt-pt, fem. in pt-br], síndroma {m} [used in pt-pt only]
synecdoche {n} (figure of speech that uses the name of a part of something to represent the whole)  :: sinédoque {f}
synergy {n} (behavior of a system that cannot be predicted by the behavior of its parts)  :: sinergia {f}
synonym {n} (in botanical nomenclature)  :: sinónimo [Portugal], sinônimo [Brazil]
synonym {n} (in zoological nomenclature)  :: sinónimo [Portugal], sinônimo [Brazil]
synonym {n} (word with same meaning as another)  :: sinónimo [Portugal], sinônimo [Brazil]
synonymous {adj} (genetics: with both forms yielding the same protein)  :: sinônimo
synopsis {n} (a brief summary)  :: resumo {m}
synoptic {adj}  :: sinótico
syntactic {adj} (of, related to or connected with syntax)  :: sintático {m}
syntagma {n} (sequence of linguistic units)  :: sintagma {m}
syntagma {n} (syntactic string of words)  :: sintagma {m}
syntagmatarchy {n} (square formation of 256 soldiers) SEE: syntagma  ::
syntax {n} (formal rules of a computer language)  :: sintaxe {f}
syntax {n} (set of rules that govern how words are combined)  :: sintaxe {f}
syntax {n} (study of the structure of phrases and sentences)  :: sintaxe {f}
syntaxis {n} (syntax) SEE: syntax  ::
synthesis {n} (chemistry: reaction of elements or compounds)  :: síntese {f}
synthesis {n} (formation of something complex or coherent)  :: síntese {f}
synthesis {n}  :: síntese {f}
synthesizer {n} (music: an electronic keyboard instrument)  :: sintetizador {m}
synthetic {adj} (Artificial, not genuine)  :: artificial, sintético
synthetic {adj} ((chemistry) Produced by synthesis)  :: sintético
synthetic {adj} (Of, or relating to synthesis)  :: sintético
syphilis {n} (sexual disease caused by Treponema pallidum)  :: sífilis {f}
Syracuse {prop} (city and port in the province of Syracuse)  :: Siracusa {f}
Syracuse {prop} (city in New York state)  :: Siracusa {f}, Syracuse {f}
Syracuse {prop} (province Sicily)  :: Siracusa {f}
Syria {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Síria
Syriac {n}  :: siríaco {m}
Syriac {prop} (language)  :: siríaco {m}
Syrian {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Syria, the Syrian people or the Syrian language)  :: sírio
Syrian {n} (A person from Syria or of Syrian descent)  :: sírio {m}
Syrian Arab Republic {prop} (Official name of Syria)  :: República Árabe Síria {f}
syringe {n} (hypodermic syringe)  :: seringa {f}
syrinx {n} (panpipes) SEE: panpipes  ::
syrup {n} (liquid)  :: xarope {m}
system {n} (collection of organized things)  :: sistema {m}
systematic {adj} (carried out using a planned, ordered procedure)  :: sistemático
systematic {adj} (methodical, regular and orderly)  :: sistemático
systematic {adj} (of, or relating to taxonomic classification)  :: sistemático
systematic {adj} (of, relating to, or being a system)  :: sistemático
systematics {n} (the science of systematic classification of organisms)  :: sistemática {f}
systematization {n} (act of systematizing)  :: sistematização {f}
systemic {adj} (pertaining to an entire organism)  :: sistêmico
systems engineering {n} (interdisciplinary field of engineering)  :: engenharia de sistemas {f}
systole {n} (contraction of the heart)  :: sístole {f}
systolic {adj} (of or relating to systole)  :: sistólico
syzygy {n} (astronomical conjunction)  :: sizígia {f}
Szczecin {prop} (city in Poland)  :: Stettin {f}, Szczecin {f}
Szeged {prop} (city in Hungary)  :: Szeged {f}, Szegedin {f}