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baa {n} (bleating of sheep)  :: bel {m}
baa {v} (to make the cry of sheep)  :: belar
babby {n} (baby) SEE: baby  ::
babe {n} (baby or infant) SEE: baby  ::
babe {n} (darling) SEE: baby  ::
baboon {n} (primate)  :: babuí {m}
babushka {n} (matryoshka) SEE: Russian doll  ::
baby {n} (very young human being)  :: nadó {m}, bebè {m}
baby {n} (lastborn of a family)  :: benjamí {m}
baby bottle {n} (bottle with a teat)  :: biberó {m}
Babylon {prop} (capital of Babylonia)  :: Babilònia {f}
Babylonia {prop} (ancient region and empire of southern Mesopotamia)  :: Babilònia {f}
Babylonian {adj} (of or pertaining to the city of Babylon)  :: babiloni
Babylonian {adj} (of or pertaining to the kingdom of Babylonia)  :: babiloni
Babylonian {n} (person from the city of Babylon)  :: babiloni {m}, babilònia {f}
Babylonian {n} (person from the kingdom of Babylonia)  :: babiloni {m}, babilònia {f}
Babylonian {prop} (Akkadian language)  :: babiloni {m}
babysitter {n} (baby or child caretaker)  :: cangur
baby tooth {n} (tooth which will be replaced) SEE: milk tooth  ::
baccalaureate {n} (bachelor's degree) SEE: bachelor's degree  ::
baccarat {n} (card game)  :: bacarà
bacchanal {adj} (relating to Bacchus or his festival)  :: bacanal
bacchanal {adj} (engaged in drunken revels; drunken and riotous or noisy)  :: bacanal
bacchanal {n} (drunken revelry; an orgy)  :: bacanal {f}
bacchic {adj} (of or relating to Bacchus)  :: bàquic
Bacchus {prop} (the Roman god of wine)  :: Bacus {m}
bachelor {n} (unmarried man)  :: solter {m}
bachelor's degree {n} (first or lowest academic degree)  :: batxillerat {m}
back {n} (the rear of body)  :: esquena {f}
back {v} (to go in the reverse direction)  :: recular
back and forth {n} (movement (of someone or something) forward followed by a return to the same position)  :: vaivé {m}
back away {v} (to retreat keeping the attention on front)  :: recular
backboard {n} (basketball)  :: tauler {m}
backbone {n} (series of vertebrae that encloses the spinal cord)  :: columna vertebral {f} [ground animals and humans], espina dorsal {f} [fish], espinada {f} [human]
backbone {n} (courage, fortitude, or strength)  :: coratge {m}
backbone {n} (backbone) SEE: spine  ::
backdrop {n} (a decorated cloth hung at the back of a stage)  :: escenari {m}
back fire {n} (explosion of a combustion engine)  :: deflagració d'escapament {f}
backgammon {n} (board game)  :: backgammon {m}
background {n} (social heritage)  :: bagatge {m}
background {n} (part of picture)  :: fons {m}
background {n} (relevant information)  :: antecedents {m-p}
background {n} (less important feature)  :: rerefons {m}
backhand {n} (stroke in tennis)  :: cop de revés {m}
backhand {adj} (ice hockey)  :: de revés
backpack {n} (worn on a person's back, e.g., for hiking)  :: motxilla {f}
backpackers {n} (hostel) SEE: hostel  ::
back row {n} (rugby)  :: tercera línia {f}
backspin {n} (spin applied to a ball in order to slow it)  :: efecte de retrocés {m}
back wall {n} (Wall)  :: paret posterior {f}
backward {adv} (in the direction towards the back)  :: enrere
backwards {adv}  :: quedar desconcertat; àbac
bacon {n} (cut of meat)  :: cansalada {f}
bacterial {adj} (of or caused by bacteria)  :: bacterià
bacteriological {adj} (of or pertaining to bacteriology)  :: bacteriològic
bacteriologist {n} (microbiologist)  :: bacteriòleg {m}
bacteriology {n} (scientific study of bacteria)  :: bacteriologia {f}
bacterium {n} (single celled organism with no nucleus or organelles)  :: bacteri {m}
Bactrian camel {n} (Camelus bactrianus)  :: camell bactrià {m}
bad {adj} (not good)  :: dolent
bad {adv} (badly) SEE: badly  ::
Badajoz {prop} (city)  :: Badajoz {f}
Baden-Württemberg {prop} (state of Germany)  :: Baden-Wurtemberg
badge {n} (distinctive mark)  :: medalla {f}
badger {v} (fart) SEE: fart  ::
badger {n} (mammal)  :: teixó {m}
bad luck {n} (misfortune)  :: mala sort {f}
badly {adv} (in a bad manner)  :: malament, mal
badminton {n} (a racquet sport)  :: bàdminton {m}
badminton player {n} (a person who plays badminton)  :: jugador de bàdminton {m}
badness {n} (the quality of being bad)  :: [childish] bua {f}
bad-tempered {adj} (having a bad temper)  :: malhumorat
bag {n} (flexible container)  :: bossa {f}
bag {n} (baseball: cloth-covered pillow used for first, second, and third base)  :: coixí {m}
bag {n} (suitcase) SEE: suitcase  ::
bag {n} (backpack) SEE: backpack  ::
bagatelle {n} (trifle)  :: bagatel·la {f}
baggage {n} (luggage) SEE: luggage  ::
Baghdad {prop} (city)  :: Bagdad
bagpipe {n} (bagpipes) SEE: bagpipes  ::
bagpipes {n} (musical wind instrument)  :: cornamusa {f}, gaita {f}
Bahamas {prop} (country in the Caribbean)  :: Bahames {p}
Bahrain {prop} (country in the Middle East)  :: Bahrain {m}
bailiff {n} (steward) SEE: steward  ::
bailout {n} (a rescue, especially a financial rescue)  :: rescat {m}
bain-marie {n} (pan containing hot water)  :: bany maria {m}
bait {n} (substance used in catching fish)  :: esquer {m}
bait {n} (anything which allures)  :: esquer {m}
baize {n} (woollen cloth used for covering card tables etc.)  :: feltre {m}
Bajocian {prop}  :: Bajocià
bake {v} (to cook in an oven)  :: fornejar
baker {n} (person who bakes and sells bread, etc)  :: forner {m}
baker's {n} (bakery) SEE: bakery  ::
baker's dozen {n} (cousin) SEE: cousin  ::
baker's dozen {n} (group of thirteen)  :: dotzena de frare {f} [monk's dozen]
bakery {n} (a shop in which bread and such is baked and sold)  :: fleca {f}, forn {m}
baklava {n} (sweet pastry)  :: baclaua
Baku {prop} (the capital of Azerbaijan)  :: Bakú
balalaika {n} (Russian instrument)  :: balalaica {f}
balance {n} (equilibrium)  :: equilibri {m}
balance {n} (scales)  :: balança {f}
balance {n} (accounting: list of credits and debits)  :: balanç {m}
balance {v} (to bring to equipoise)  :: equilibrar, compensar
balance {n} (astrology: Libra) SEE: Libra  ::
balance of trade {n} (difference between the monetary value of exports and imports in an economy over a certain period of time)  :: balança comercial {f}
balcony {n} (structure extending from a building)  :: balcó {m}
bald {adj} (having no hair)  :: calb
bald eagle {n} (species of eagle native to North America)  :: pigarg americà {m}
baldness {n} (The state of being bald)  :: calvície {f}, calbesa {f}
Balearic {adj} (of the Balearic Islands)  :: balear
Balearic {prop} (Catalan dialect)  :: balear {m}
Balearic Islands {prop} (group of Mediterranean islands)  :: Illes Balears {f-p}
Balkan {adj} (Of or relating to the Balkan Peninsula)  :: balcànic
Balkanian {adj} (Balkan) SEE: Balkan  ::
Balkanic {adj} (of or relating to Balkan peninsula) SEE: Balkan  ::
Balkanization {n} (fragmentation of a region into several small states)  :: balcanització {f}
Balkanization {n} (any disintegration process)  :: balcanització {f}
Balkanize {v} (to break up)  :: balcanitzar
Balkans {prop} (geographical region in the southeast of Europe, see also: Balkan Peninsula)  :: Balcans {m-p}
ball {n} (solid or hollow sphere)  :: bola {f}
ball {n} (object, generally spherical, used for playing games)  :: pilota {f}, bola {f}
ball {n} (baseball: a pitch that falls outside the strike zone)  :: bola {f}
ball {n} (testicle)  :: pilotes {f-p}, colló {m}
ball boy {n} (A male person responsible for retrieving balls)  :: aplegapilotes {m} {f}
ballerina {n} (female ballet dancer)  :: ballarina {f}
ballet {n}  :: ballet {m}
ball game {n} (game played with a ball)  :: esport de pilota {m}
ball girl {n} (one who clears balls)  :: aplegapilotes {m} {f}
ballistic {adj} (relating to ballistics)  :: balístic
ballistics {n} (science of the study of falling objects)  :: balística {f}
ballistic vest {n} (bulletproof vest) SEE: bulletproof vest  ::
balloon {n} (child’s toy)  :: globus {m}, baló {m}
balloon {n} (inflatable object to transport people through the air)  :: globus {m}
ballot {n} (paper used for vote-casting)  :: papereta de vot {f}
ballot box {n} (a sealed box into which a voter puts a voting slip)  :: urna {f}
balls {n} (follow the translations in the entry "ball") SEE: ball  ::
balls {n} (bravery)  :: ous {m-p}, collons {m-p}
ballsy {adj} (having balls)  :: collonut {m}, collonuda {f}
Balochi {prop} (language)  :: balutxi {m}
Balochistan {prop} (province of Pakistan)  :: Balutxistan
Baltic {prop} (Baltic Sea) SEE: Baltic Sea  ::
Baltic {adj} (of the Baltic region or sea)  :: bàltic
Baltic {adj} (pertaining to the Baltic languages)  :: bàltic
Baltic {adj} (pertaining to the Balts)  :: bàltic
Baltic-Finnic {adj} (pertaining to the Baltic-Finnic languages)  :: baltofinès {m}; [Valencian] baltofinés {m}
Baltic Sea {prop} (a sea)  :: Mar Bàltica {f}
baluster {n} (banister)  :: balustre {m}
balustrade {n} (row of balusters)  :: balustrada {f}
Bamako {prop} (capital of Mali)  :: Bamako
Bambara {prop} (language)  :: bamana, bamanakan, bambara, bamanaia, baumana
bamboo {n} (plant)  :: bambú {m}
bamboo {n} (wood)  :: bambú {m}
banal {adj} (common)  :: banal
banally {adv} (in a banal manner)  :: banalment
banana {n} (fruit)  :: banana {f}, plàtan {m}
banana peel {n} (outermost layer of the banana)  :: pela de plàtan {f}
banana republic {n} (country)  :: república bananera {f}
banana skin {n} (banana skin) SEE: banana peel  ::
Banbury story of a cock and a bull {n} (roundabout, nonsensical story)  :: una història sense cap ni peus (a story without head or feet)
bandage {n} (medical binding)  :: bena {f}
bandage {v} (to apply a bandage to something)  :: embenar
bandage {n} (adhesive bandage) SEE: band-aid  ::
band-aid {n} (adhesive bandage)  :: tireta {f}
banderilla {n} (decorated barbed stick used in bullfighting)  :: banderilla {f}
bandicoot {n} (small Australian marsupial with a long snout)  :: bàndicut {m}
bandoleer {n} (bandolier) SEE: bandolier  ::
bandolier {n} (an ammunition belt)  :: canana {f}
bandoneon {n} (accordion)  :: bandoneó {m}
bane {v} (to (kill by) poison) SEE: poison  ::
bang {n} (hair that hangs down over the forehead)  :: serrell {m}
banger {n} (cylinder) SEE: cylinder  ::
Bangkok {prop} (the capital of Thailand)  :: Bangkok
Bangla {prop} (Bengali) SEE: Bengali  ::
Bangladesh {prop} (country)  :: Bangladesh
banish {v} (to send someone away and forbid that person from returning)  :: bandejar
banister {n} (the handrail on the side of a staircase)  :: arrambador
banister {n} (one of the vertical supports of a handrail)  :: balustre {m}
banjo {n} (a musical instrument)  :: banjo {m}
bank {n} (institution)  :: banc {m}
bank {n} (branch office)  :: banc {m}
bank {n} (edge of river or lake)  :: riba {f}
bank account {n} (fund deposited by a customer for safekeeping in a bank)  :: compte bancari {m}
banker {n} (one who conducts the business of banking)  :: banquer {m}
banker {n} (dealer)  :: banquer {m}
banknote {n} (paper currency)  :: bitllet {m}
banner {n} (flag)  :: bandera {f}, banderola {f}, estendard {m}, gomfaró {m}
banner {n} (large sign)  :: pancarta {f}
banner {n} (large piece of cloth with a device or motto borne in a procession)  :: bandera {f}, banderola {f}, estendard {m}, gomfaró {m}
banner {n} (cause or purpose; a campaign or movement)  :: estendard {m}
banner {n} (advertisement in a web page)  :: banner {m}
banner {n} (principal standard of a knight)  :: estendard {m}, gomfaró {m}
banquet {n} (a large celebratory meal; a feast)  :: banquet {m}
bansuri {n} (flute)  :: bansuri {m}
banyan {n} (tropical Indian fig tree)  :: banià {m}
baptise {v} (baptise) SEE: baptize  ::
baptism {n} (Christian sacrament)  :: baptisme {m}
baptismal {adj} (relating to baptism)  :: baptismal
baptismal font {n} (a basin used for baptism)  :: pila baptismal {f}
baptism of fire {n} (the first experience of a severe ordeal)  :: baptisme de foc {m}
baptist {n} (person who baptizes)  :: baptista {m} {f}
Baptist {adj} (of the Baptist religious denomination)  :: baptista {m} {f}
baptistry {n} (space where a baptismal font is located)  :: baptisteri {m}
baptize {v} (Perform the Christian sacrament of baptism)  :: batejar
bar {n} (music: section of a staff) SEE: measure  ::
bar {n} (heraldry: one of the ordinaries) SEE: fess  ::
bar {n} (soccer: crossbar) SEE: crossbar  ::
barb {n} (bit for a horse) SEE: bit  ::
barb {n} (beard or something that resembles a beard) SEE: beard  ::
barb {n} (one of the side branches of a feather)  :: barba {f}
Barbados {prop} (country in the Caribbean)  :: Barbados {m}
Barbara {prop} (cognates and transliterations of female given name)  :: Bàrbara
barbarian {adj} (uncivilized)  :: bàrbar
barbarian {n} (an uncivilized person)  :: bàrbar {m}
barbarian {n} (a derogatory term for someone from a developing country)  :: bàrbar {m}
barbarian {n} (a warrior associated with Sword and Sorcery stories)  :: bàrbar {m}
barbed wire {n} (twisted strands of steel wire)  :: filferro espinós {m}
barbel {n} (fish)  :: barb {m}
barber {n} (person whose profession is cutting (usually male) customers' hair and beards)  :: barber {m}
barbican {n} (A tower at the entrance to a castle or fortified town)  :: barbacana {f}
Barcelona {prop} (capital of Catalonia)  :: Barcelona {f}
Barcelonan {adj} (from Barcelona) SEE: Barcelonian  ::
Barcelonan {n} (someone from Barcelona) SEE: Barcelonian  ::
Barcelonian {adj} (from Barcelona)  :: barceloní
Barcelonian {n} (someone from Barcelona)  :: barceloní {m}, barcelonina {f}
barcode {n} (set of machine-readable parallel bars)  :: codi de barres
bare {adv} (barely) SEE: barely  ::
barefoot {adj} (wearing nothing on the feet)  :: descalç
barefoot {adv} (wearing nothing on the feet)  :: descalç
barefooted {adj} (barefoot) SEE: barefoot  ::
barefooted {adv} (barefoot) SEE: barefoot  ::
barely {adv} (by a small margin)  :: a penes
Bari {prop} (town in Italy)  :: Bari
baritone {n} (male voice)  :: baríton {m}
baritone {n} (musical range)  :: baríton {m}
baritone {n} (person, instrument or group)  :: baríton
baritone horn {n} (baritone horn) SEE: baritone  ::
barium {n} (chemical element)  :: bari {m}
bark {v} (to make a loud noise (dogs))  :: lladrar, bordar
bark {n} (short, loud, explosive utterance)  :: lladruc {m}
bark {n} (similar sound of other animals)  :: lladruc {m}
bark {n} (exterior covering of a tree)  :: escorça {f}
barking dogs seldom bite {proverb} (people who make threats rarely carry them out)  :: gos que lladra, no mossega
barley {n} (Hordeum vulgare or its grains)  :: ordi {m}
barman {n} (bartender) SEE: bartender  ::
barn {n} (child) SEE: child  ::
barnacle {n} (marine crustacean)  :: percebe {m}
barn owl {n} (An owl of the genus Tyto)  :: òliba
bar of chocolate {n} (slab of chocolate)  :: xocolatina {f}
barometer {n} (an instrument for measuring atmospheric pressure)  :: baròmetre {m}
barometric {adj} (of or pertaining to atmospheric pressure)  :: baromètric
baron {n} (male ruler of a barony)  :: baró {m}
baroness {n} (female ruler of a barony)  :: baronessa {f}
baronial {adj} (belonging or relating to a baron)  :: baronial
barony {n} (a dominion ruled by a baron or baroness)  :: baronia {f}
baroque {adj} (laden with detail)  :: barroc
Baroque guitar {n} (archaic form of guitar from the Baroque era)  :: guitarra barroca {f}
baroscope {n} (barometer) SEE: barometer  ::
barque {n} (sailing vessel, all masts but sternmost square-rigged)  :: bricbarca {m}
barque {n} (poetic, any sailing vessel or boat)  :: veler {m}
barrack {n} (a building for soldiers)  :: caserna {f}
barracks {n} (buildings used by military personnel) SEE: barrack  ::
barracuda {n} (predatory competitor) SEE: shark  ::
barrel {n} (tube) SEE: tube  ::
barrel {n} (round vessel made from staves bound with a hoop)  :: bóta {f}, barral {m}, barril {m}, bocoi {m}
barrel {n} (quantity)  :: quart {m}
barrel {n} (metallic tube of a gun)  :: canó {m}
barrel organ {n} (pipe instrument with air controlled pins in a revolving barrel)  :: piano de maneta {m}
barrel vault {n} (architecture)  :: volta de canó {f}
barrow {n} (mound of earth and stones raised over a grave)  :: túmul {m}
bartender {n} (person who works in a bar)  :: bàrman {m} {f}
Bartholin's gland {n} (gland on the vaginal orifice that secretes mucus)  :: glàndula de Bartholin {f}
Bartholomew {prop} (male given name)  :: Bartolomeu
Bartonian {prop}  :: Bartonià
baryon {n} (heavy subatomic particle)  :: barió {m}
basalt {n} (hard rock)  :: basalt {m}
bascule bridge {n} (type of movable bridge)  :: pont basculant {m}
base {n} (something from which other things extend)  :: base {f}, fonament {m}
base {n} (starting point of thought)  :: base {f}, principi {m}, fonament {m}
base {n} (permanent structure for housing military)  :: base {f}, caserna {f}
base {n} (headquarters)  :: seu {f}
base {n} (chemical compound that will neutralize an acid)  :: base {f}
base {n} (baseball: one of the three places that a runner can stand in safety)  :: base {f}
base {n} (lowermost part of a column)  :: basament {m}
base {n} (geometry: lowest side or face)  :: base {f}
base {v} (have as its foundation or starting point)  :: basar
base {adj} (low)  :: baix, abjecte, vil, indigne, innoble
base {adj} (of inferior quality)  :: indigne, innoble
base {adj} (immoral)  :: immoral
base {adj} (vulgar, common)  :: vulgar
base {n} (apron) SEE: apron  ::
baseball {n} (ball game)  :: beisbol {m}
baseball player {n} (a person who plays baseball)  :: jugador de beisbol {m}, beisbolista {m} {f}
base hit {n} ((baseball) a successful hit)  :: batada vàlida {f}
baseless {adj} (based on something that is not true) SEE: unfounded  ::
basement {n} (floor below ground level)  :: soterrani {m}
baserunner {n} (player)  :: corredor {m}
Bashkir {adj} (of or relating to Bashkortostan or its people)  :: baixkir
Bashkir {n} (a Bashkir person)  :: baixkir {m}
Bashkir {prop} (language)  :: baixkir
Bashkiria {prop} (Bashkortostan) SEE: Bashkortostan  ::
Bashkortostan {prop} (federal subject of Russia)  :: Baixkíria {f}, Baixkortostan {m}
bash the bishop {v} (slang for masturbate (male))  :: pelar-se-la, cascar
basic {adj} (necessary, essential for life or some process)  :: bàsic
basic {adj} (elementary, simple, merely functional)  :: bàsic
basically {adv} (in a basic manner)  :: bàsicament
basil {n} (plant)  :: alfàbrega {f}, alfàbega {f}
basil {n} (herb)  :: alfàbrega {f}, alfàbega {f}
Basil {prop} (male given name)  :: Basili {m}
basilica {n} (Christian church building having a nave)  :: basílica {f}
basilisk {n} (snake-like dragon type)  :: basilisc {m}
basilisk {n} (type of lizard (genus Basiliscus))  :: basilisc {m}
basilisk {n} (type of large brass cannon)  :: basilisc {m}
basin {n} (bowl for washing)  :: pica {f}
basin {n} (area of land that drains into a river)  :: conca {f}
basin {n} (rock formation scooped out by water erosion)  :: conca {f}
basion {n} ((anatomy) middle of the anterior margin of the foramen magnum of the skull)  :: basi {m}, bàsion
bask {v} (to take great pleasure or satisfaction; to feel warm or happiness)  :: gaudir, disfrutar
basket {n} (container)  :: cistell {m}, cistella {f}
basket {n} (basketball: hoop from which a net is suspended)  :: cistella {f}
basket {n} (basketball: act of putting the ball through the basket)  :: cistella, bàsquet, encistellada
basket {n} (in basketball)  :: bàsquet {m}
basketball {n} (the sport)  :: bàsquet {m}, basquetbol {m}
basketball hoop {n} (a hoop use in basketball)  :: cèrcol {m}
basketball player {n} (person who plays basketball)  :: jugador de basquetbol {m}
Basque {prop} (language)  :: basc {m}, èuscar {m}
Basque {n} (member of a people)  :: basc {m}, basca {f}
Basque {adj} (relative to the Basque people or their language)  :: basc
Basque Country {prop} (geographical region in Spain and France)  :: País Basc
Basque Country {prop} (the region where the Basque language is spoken)  :: País Basc
Basque Country {prop} (autonomous community within Spain)  :: País Basc
bas relief {n} (a low or mostly-flat sculpture)  :: baix relleu {m}
bass drum {n} (large drum with a low pitch)  :: bombo {m}
bass fiddle {n} (instrument) SEE: double bass  ::
bass guitar {n} (stringed musical instrument)  :: baix {m}
bassoon {n} (musical instrument in the woodwind family)  :: fagot {m}
bassoonist {n} (person who plays the bassoon)  :: baixó
bass viol {n} (musical instrument) SEE: double bass  ::
bass violin {n} (instrument) SEE: double bass  ::
bastard {n} (longsword) SEE: longsword  ::
bastard {n} (person born to unmarried parents)  :: bastard {m}, bord {m}
bastard {n} (mongrel)  :: bastard {m}, bord {m}
bastard {n} (contemptible etc. person)  :: fill de puta {m}
bastard {n} (humorously: man, fellow)  :: fill de puta {m}
bastard {n} (informal: child that does not know his father)  :: bastard {m}, bord {m}
bastard {n} (variation that is not genuine)  :: bastard {m}
bastard {adj} (of or like a bastard (illegitimate human descendant))  :: bastard {m}, bord {m}
bastard {adj} (of or like a bastard (bad person))  :: fill de puta {m}
bastard {adj} (of or like a mongrel, bastardized creature/cross)  :: bastard {m}, bord {m}
bastard {adj} (spurious, lacking genuinity of authenticity)  :: bastard {m}
bastille {n} (prison) SEE: prison  ::
bastille {n} (fortress) SEE: fortress  ::
bastille {n} (citadel) SEE: citadel  ::
bastion {n} (projecting part of a rampart)  :: bastió {m}
bat {n} (small flying mammal)  :: ratpenat {m}, ratapinyada {f}, muricec {m}
bat {n} (club used for striking the ball in sports)  :: bat {m}
bate {v} (simple past of beat) SEE: beat  ::
bate {v} (masturbate) SEE: masturbate  ::
bath {n} (act of bathing)  :: bany
bathe {v} (to clean oneself)  :: banyar(-se)
bathing suit {n} (tight fitting garment for swimming) SEE: swimsuit  ::
bathing trunks {n} (pair of shorts or briefs) SEE: swimming trunks  ::
bathometer {n} (instrument)  :: batímetre {m}, batòmetre {m}
Bathonian {prop}  :: Bathonià
bathos {n} (depth) SEE: depth  ::
bathrobe {n} (terrycloth robe)  :: barnús {m}
bathroom {n} (a room with a bathtub)  :: bany {m}
bathroom {n} (room with a toilet) SEE: toilet  ::
bath towel {n} (towel for drying the body)  :: tovallola de bany {f}
bathtub {n} (large container in which a person may bathe)  :: banyera {f}, bany {m}
bathymeter {n} (bathometer) SEE: bathometer  ::
bathymetric {adj} (of, pertaining to, or derived from bathymetry)  :: batimètric
bathymetry {n} (the measurement of the depths of the seas)  :: batimetria {f}
bathyscaphe {n} (self-propelled deep-sea submersible)  :: batiscaf {m}
bathysphere {n} (diving chamber)  :: batisfera {f}
batik {n} (A method of dyeing fabric)  :: bàtik
baton {n} (military staff of office)  :: porra {f}
baton {n} (music: conductor's stick)  :: batuta {f}
baton {n} (sports: object transferred by relay runners)  :: testimoni {m}
baton {n} (club of the police)  :: porra {f}
Bats {prop} (a commune in France)  :: Vaths
batter {n} (beaten mixture of flour and liquid)  :: batut {m}
batter {n} (player attempting to hit the ball)  :: batedor {m}
battering ram {n} (type of siege engine used to smash gates and walls)  :: ariet {m}, moltó {m}
battery {n} (device storing electricity)  :: bateria {f}
batting order {n} (the order in which players go to bat)  :: ordre de batuda {m}
battle {n} (general action, fight, or encounter; a combat)  :: batalla {f}
battle {n} (struggle; a contest; as, the battle of life)  :: batalla {f}
battle {n} ((obsolete) a division of an army; a battalion)  :: batalla {f}
battle {v} ((intransitive) to join in battle; to contend in fight)  :: batallar
battle {v}  :: [1] fer la guerra a
battle axe {n} (electric guitar) SEE: electric guitar  ::
battlefield {n} (field of a land battle)  :: camp de batalla {m}
battleground {n} (location) SEE: battlefield  ::
battlement {n} (indented parapet formed by a series of rising members)  :: cresteria {f}
battle of the sexes {n} (any competition between males and females)  :: guerra de sexes {f}
battleship {n} (warship)  :: cuirassat {m}
Bavaria {prop} (state)  :: Baviera
Bavarian {adj} (of or pertaining to Bavaria)  :: bavarès
Bavarian {n} (person from Bavaria or of Bavarian descent)  :: bavarès {m}, bavaresa {f}
Bavarian {prop} (German dialect)  :: bavarès {m}
bay {n} (body of water)  :: badia {f}
bay {n} (brown colour/color)  :: bai
bayonet {n} (weapon)  :: baioneta
bazaar {n} (marketplace)  :: basar
BC {initialism} (before Christ)  :: aC
béchamel sauce {n} (white sauce made with butter, flour and milk)  :: beixamel {f}
be {v} (occupy a place)  :: estar
be {v} (occur, take place)  :: ser
be {v} (exist)  :: ésser
be {v} (have a certain age)  :: tenir, tindre
be {v} (elliptical form of "be here", or similar)  :: estar
be {v} (used to indicate that the subject and object are the same)  :: ser
be {v} (used to connect a noun to an adjective that describes it)  :: ser, estar
be {v} (used to form the passive voice)  :: ser
be {v} (used to form the continuous forms of various tenses)  :: estar
be {v} (used to indicate weather, air quality, or the like)  :: fer
be {v}  :: ser, estar
be able to {v} (have ability to)  :: poder
beach {n} (sandy shore)  :: platja {f}
beach volleyball {n} (sport)  :: vòlei platja
bead {n} (rosary ball)  :: dena {f}
beak {n} (structure projecting from a bird's face)  :: bec {m}
bean {n} (seed)  :: mongeta {f}, [Valencian] fesol {m}
bear {v} (to give birth) SEE: give birth  ::
bear {n} (large mammal of family Ursidae)  :: ós {m}
bear {n} (large hairy man)  :: ós {m}, bear
bear {v} (to carry)  :: portar
bear {v} (to put up with)  :: suportar
bearable {adj} (able to be borne)  :: suportable
beard {n} (facial hair)  :: barba {f}
beard {v} (to grow hair on the chin and jaw)  :: barbar
bearded vulture {n} (vulture) SEE: lammergeier  ::
beardless {adj} (without a beard)  :: barbamec
bear in mind {v} (remember, consider)  :: tenir present
bear out {v} (To corroborate, prove, or confirm)  :: confirmar, corroborar
bear's breech {n} (acanthus) SEE: acanthus  ::
beast {n} (non-human animal)  :: bèstia {f}, fera {f}
beast {n} (violent/antisocial person)  :: bèstia {f}
Beast {prop} (a figure in the Book of Revelation)  :: Bèstia {f}
beastly {adj} (pertaining to, or having the form, nature, or habits of a beast)  :: bestial, animal
beast of burden {n} (animal that carries or pulls heavy loads)  :: bèstia {f}
beat {n} (pulsation)  :: batec {m}
beat {v} (to move with pulsation or throbbing)  :: bategar
beat {n} (act of reporting before a rival) SEE: scoop  ::
beatify {v} (to make blissful)  :: beatificar
beatify {v} (to take step in declaring a person a saint)  :: beatificar
Beatrice {prop} (female given name)  :: Beatriu {f}
beau {n} (boyfriend) SEE: boyfriend  ::
Beaufort scale {prop} (measure for the intensity of the wind)  :: escala de Beaufort {f}
beautiful {adj} (possessing charm and attractive)  :: bell {m}, bella {f}, formós {m}, formósa {f}, bonic {m}, bonica {f}
beautifully {adv} (In a beautiful manner)  :: bellament
beauty {n} (quality of pleasing appearance)  :: bellesa {f}
beauty {n} (beautiful female)  :: bellesa {f}
beauty parlor {n} (salon with hairdressers and beauticians)  :: saló de bellesa
beauty salon {n} (beauty salon) SEE: beauty parlor  ::
beauty spot {n} (birthmark) SEE: mole  ::
beaver {n} (aquatic rodent)  :: castor
beaver {n} (coarse slang: pubic hair/vulva of a woman)  :: conillet {m}
be born {v} (to come into existence through birth)  :: néixer
be called {v} (to have a specific name)  :: dir-se
because {conj} (by or for the cause that; on this account that; for the reason that)  :: perquè, ja que, car, puix, puix que
because of {prep} (on account of, by reason of, for the purpose of)  :: [negative result] per culpa de, [positive result] gràcies a
become {v} (to begin to be)  :: esdevenir
become {v} (to look attractive on, be suitable for)  :: escaure
bed {n} (piece of furniture)  :: llit {m}
bed {n} (prepared spot to spend the night in)  :: llit {m}, jaç {m}
bed {n} (flat surface or layer on which something else is to be placed)  :: llit {m}, capa
bed {n} (the bottom of a lake or other body of water)  :: buc {m} (riverbed)
bed {v} (to put oneself to sleep)  :: anar al llit, allitar-se
bed {n} (shaped piece of timber to hold a cask clear) SEE: pallet  ::
bedbug {n} (small nocturnal insect)  :: xinxa {f}
bedcover {n} (decorative cover for a bed) SEE: bedspread  ::
bedouin {n} (desert-dweller)  :: beduí {m}
bedroom {n} (room in a house where a bed is kept for sleeping)  :: dormitori {m}, cambra {f}
bedsheet {n} (a sheet, a piece of cloth cut and finished as bedlinen)  :: llençol {m}
bedspread {n} (topmost covering of a bed)  :: colxa {f}, manta {f}, vànova {f}
bee {n} (insect)  :: abella {f}
bee {n} (name of the letter B, b)  :: be {f}
beech {n} (tree of Fagus family)  :: faig
beech marten {n} (Martes foina)  :: fagina {f}
beef {n} (cow, bull) SEE: cow  ::
beef {n} (meat)  :: vedella {f}
beefy {adj} (muscular) SEE: muscular  ::
beehive {n} (home of bees)  :: arna {f}, buc {m}, casera {f}, rusc {m}
beehive {n} (man-made structure in which bees are kept for their honey)  :: arna {f}, buc {m}, casera {f}, rusc {m}
beekeeper {n} (someone who keeps bees)  :: apicultor {m}, abeller {m}, abellaire {m} {f}
Beelzebub {prop} (a Semitic deity, another name for the Devil)  :: Belzebú {m}
beer {n} (alcoholic drink made of malt)  :: cervesa {f}, birra {f} (dialect of Maó)
beer {n} (glass of beer)  :: cervesa {f}
beeswax {n} (wax secreted by bees)  :: cera d'abelles {f}
beetle {n} (insect)  :: escarabat {m}
beetroot {n} (a normally deep red coloured cultivar of the beet)  :: remolatxa d'hort {f}
beetroot red {n} (a glycoside)  :: vermell de remolatxa {m}
before {prep} (earlier than in time)  :: abans de, abans que
before {prep} (in front of in space)  :: davant
before {prep} (in front of according to an ordering system)  :: abans
before {adv} (at an earlier time)  :: abans
before {adv} (in advance)  :: davant
before long {prep} (soon) SEE: soon  ::
beg {v} (to request the help of someone, ask for money)  :: pidolar, mendicar
beg {v} (to supplicate, to plead with someone for help)  :: suplicar, pregar
beget {v} (to beget) SEE: procreate  ::
beget {v} (to cause, to produce)  :: engendrar
beget {v} (to procreate)  :: concebre
beggar {n} (person who begs)  :: mendicant {m} {f}, captaire {m} {f}
begin {v} (to start, to initiate or take the first step into something.)  :: començar, iniciar
beginner {n} (someone who just recently started)  :: principiant {m-f}
beginning {n} (act of doing that which begins anything)  :: començament {m}, inici {m}, principi {m}
begrime {v} (make dirty)  :: ensutzar
beguile {v} (to deceive or delude (using guile))  :: embetumar
behavior {n} (way an animal or human behaves or acts)  :: conducta {f}, comportament {m}
behavior {n} (way matter or systems behave)  :: comportament {m}
behaviorism {n} (approach to psychology focusing on behavior)  :: conductisme {m}
behaviour {n} (way an animal or human behaves or acts)  :: conducta {f}, comportament {m}
behead {v} (to remove the head)  :: decapitar
behind {prep} (at the back of)  :: darrere
behind {prep}  :: darrera de
behind {adv} (at the back part; in the rear)  :: darrere
behold {v} (to see, to look at)  :: mirar, vigilar
beige {n} (colour)  :: beix {m}
beige {adj} (having a slightly yellowish gray colour)  :: beix
Beijing {prop} (capital of China)  :: Pequín
Beijinger {n} (Pekingese) SEE: Pekingese  ::
Beijingese {n} (Pekingese) SEE: Pekingese  ::
Beijingese {adj} (Pekingese) SEE: Pekingese  ::
being {n} (a living creature)  :: ésser {m}
being {n} (the state or fact of existence)  :: ésser {m}
Beirut {prop} (capital of Lebanon)  :: Beirut
Belarus {prop} (country)  :: Bielorússia {f}, Bielarús {m}
Belarusian {adj} (pertaining to Belarus)  :: belarús, bielorús
Belarusian {prop} (language)  :: belarús, bielorús
Belarusian {n} (person from Belarus or of Belarusian descent)  :: bielorús {m}, bielorussa {f}, belarús {m}, belarussa {f}
belch {v} (expel gas from the stomach through the mouth)  :: rotar
belch {n} (sound one makes when belching)  :: rot
Belgian {n} (Belgian, person from Belgium)  :: belga {m} {f}
Belgian {adj} (of or pertaining to Belgium)  :: belga
Belgian {adj} (of or pertaining to Belgians or Belgian people)  :: belga
Belgian Sheepdog {n} (Umbrella term for the four Belgian sheepdog variants)  :: pastor belga {m}
Belgium {prop} (country in Europe)  :: Bèlgica {f}
Belgrade {prop} (capital of Serbia)  :: Belgrad
belief {n} (mental acceptance of a claim as truth)  :: creença {f}
belief {n} (something believed)  :: creença {f}
belief {n} (the quality or state of believing)  :: creença {f}
belief {n} (religious faith)  :: creença {f}
believable {adj} (capable of being believed; credible)  :: creïble
believably {adv} (in a believable way)  :: creïblement
believe {v} (to accept that someone is telling the truth (object: person))  :: creure
believe {v} (to accept as true)  :: creure
believer {n} (person who believes)  :: creient {m} {f}
Belize {prop} (country)  :: Belize {m}
bell {n} (percussive instrument)  :: campana {f}
belladonna {n} (a plant, Atropa belladonna) SEE: deadly nightshade  ::
bell-gable {n} (an architectural element)  :: espadanya {f}
bellicist {n} (warmonger) SEE: warmonger  ::
bellicosity {n} (characteristic of being bellicose)  :: bel·licositat {f}
bellow {n} (the deep roar of a large animal, or any similar loud noise)  :: rugit, bramul {m}
bellows {n} (air blower)  :: manxa {f}
bell pepper {n} (spicy-sweet vegetable)  :: pebrot {m}
bell tower {n} (tower in which a bell (or set of bells) is hung; a belfry)  :: campanil [Algherese]
belly {n} (abdomen)  :: buc {m}, abdomen {m}, panxa {f}, ventre
bellybutton {n} (the navel or umbilicus) SEE: navel  ::
beloved {adj} (loved)  :: estimat {m}, estimada {f}
below {prep} (lower in spatial position than)  :: sota
below {adv} (in a lower place)  :: sota
below {adv} (farther down)  :: ensota
below {adv} (of a temperature: below zero)  :: sota
belt {n} (band worn around the waist)  :: cinturó {m}
belt {n} (band used for safety purposes)  :: cinturó {m}
belt {n} (band used in a machine to help transfer motion or power)  :: corretja {f}
belt {n} (powerful blow)  :: cop {f}
belt {n} (geographical region)  :: regió {f}
beltway {n} (a freeway that encircles a city) SEE: ring road  ::
bemuse {v} (to confuse or bewilder)  :: destarotar, desconcertar
bench {n} (long seat)  :: banc {m}
bench {n} (sports: where players sit when not playing)  :: banqueta {f}
bench {n} (flat ledge in the slope of an earthwork, masonry work or similar)  :: banqueta {f}
benchlet {n} (stool) SEE: stool  ::
bend {v} (to bow in prayer, or in token of submission)  :: inclinar-se
bend {n} (heraldry: one of the ordinaries)  :: banda {f}
bend down {v} (to bend one's legs while upright to get to a lower position)  :: acotar-se
bend sinister {n} (diagonal band on coat of arms going from top right to bottom left)  :: barra {f}
beneath {adv} (below or underneath)  :: sota
beneath {prep} (below)  :: sota
Benedict {prop} (male given name)  :: Benet
benefactor {n} (on who gives gifts or help)  :: benfactor {m}
beneficial {adj} (helpful or good to something or someone)  :: beneficiós
benefit {n} (advantage, help or aid)  :: benefici {m}
benefit {n} (performance given to raise funds)  :: benefici {m}
benefit {v} (to be or provide a benefit to)  :: beneficiar
benefit {v} (to receive a benefit)  :: beneficiar
Benevento {prop} (town and capital of Benevento)  :: Benevent {f}
benevolence {n} (disposition to do good)  :: benevolència {f}
benevolent {adj} (having a disposition to do good)  :: benevolent {m}
benevolent {adj} (altruistic or charitable)  :: benèfic
benevolently {adv} (in a benevolent manner)  :: benèvolament
Bengali {adj} (of or pertaining to Bengal)  :: bengalí
Bengali {n} (person from Bengal)  :: bengalí {m} {f}
Bengali {prop} (language)  :: bengalí {m}
Bengal tiger {n} (Panthera tigris tigris)  :: tigre de Bengala {m}
Benghazi {prop} (Benghazi, Libya)  :: Bengasi
Benin {prop} (country)  :: Benín {m}
benitoite {n} (mineral)  :: benitoïta {f}
Benjamin {prop} (the youngest son of Jacob)  :: Benjamí {m}
Benjamin {prop} (male given name)  :: Benjamí {m}
bent {adj} (folded)  :: tort
bent {n} (area) SEE: grassland  ::
bentonite {n}  :: bentonita {f}
benumb {v} (deaden) SEE: deaden  ::
benzene {n} (aromatic compound C6H6)  :: benzè {m}
benzine {n} (benzene) SEE: benzene  ::
benzoic acid {n} (white crystalline organic acid, C6H5COOH)  :: àcid benzoic {m}
be quiet {interj} (remain silent) SEE: silence  ::
Berber {n} (Member of northwest African ethnic group)  :: berber
Berber {prop} (a group of closely related languages)  :: berber, amazic
Berber {adj} (of the Berber people)  :: berber, amazic
bereavement {n} (The state of being bereaved; deprivation; especially the loss of a relative by death)  :: dol {m}
Berengar {prop} (a male given name of historical usage)  :: Berenguer, Berengari
Bergamo {prop} (town and capital of Bergamo)  :: Bèrgam
berkelium {n} (transuranic chemical element)  :: berkeli {m}
Berlin {prop} (capital city of Germany)  :: Berlín
Berliner {n} (native or inhabitant of Berlin)  :: berlinès {m}, berlinesa {f}
Berlin Wall {prop} (wall that parted Berlin)  :: mur de Berlín {m}
Bermuda {prop} (island group)  :: Bermudes
Bern {prop} (city)  :: Berna {f}
Bernard {prop} (male given name)  :: Bernat
berry {n} (small fruit)  :: baia {f}
berth {n} (bunk)  :: camarot {m}
beryl {n} (gem)  :: beril {m}
beryllium {n} (chemical element)  :: beril·li {m}
beryllonite {n} (mineral)  :: beril·lonita {f}
beseech {v} (to beg)  :: pregar
be sick {v} (vomit) SEE: vomit  ::
besides {adv} (also; in addition)  :: a més
besides {adv} (moreover; furthermore)  :: a més a més
besides {adv} (otherwise; else)  :: d'altra banda
besiege {v} (to surround with armed forces)  :: assetjar
be silent {v} (silent) SEE: silent  ::
best {adj} (superlative of the adjective good)  :: el millor
best friend {n} (an especially close and trusted friend)  :: millor amic {m}, millor amiga {f}
bestiality {n} (sexual activity)  :: bestialitat {f}
bestiary {n} (A medieval treatise of animals)  :: bestiari {m}
best regards {n} (polite closing of a letter)  :: atentament, respectuosament, cordialment
bestride {v} (dominate) SEE: dominate  ::
bet {n} (a wager)  :: aposta {f}
bet {v} (To stake or pledge upon the outcome of an event)  :: apostar
bet {v} (To be sure of something)  :: apostar
beta {n} (letter of the Greek alphabet)  :: beta {f}
betafite {n} (mineral)  :: betafita {f}
betanin {n} (the glycoside also known as beetroot red)  :: betanin {m}
betel {n} (either of two plants: the betel pepper or betel nut)  :: bètel {m}
Bethlehem {prop} (City)  :: Betlem
betray {v} (to deliver into the hands of an enemy)  :: trair
betray {v} (to prove faithless or treacherous)  :: trair
betray {v} (to violate the confidence of, by disclosing a secret)  :: trair
betray {v} (to lead astray, as a maiden)  :: trair
betrayal {n} (treason) SEE: treason  ::
better {adj} (comparative of the adjectives good or well)  :: millor
better {v} (to improve)  :: millorar
better late than never {adv} (it’s better to do something late, than to never do it at all)  :: més val tard que no mai
between {prep} (in the position or interval that separates two things)  :: entre
between a rock and a hard place {prep} (between a rock and a hard place)  :: entre l'espasa i la paret
bewitch {v} (to cast a spell)  :: embruixar
beyond {prep} (beyond) SEE: above  ::
beyond {n} (unknown) SEE: unknown  ::
beyond {n} (afterlife) SEE: afterlife  ::
bezant {n} (coin minted at Byzantium)  :: besant {m}
bezant {n} (heraldic representation of a gold coin)  :: besant {m}
Bharat {prop} (India) SEE: India  ::
bias {n} (inclination towards something; predisposition, partiality)  :: biaix {m}
bias {n}  :: tendència {f}, prejudici {m}, predisposició {f}
biased {adj} (exhibiting bias; prejudiced)  :: esbiaixat, tendenciós, parcial
bib {n} (Trisopterus luscus) SEE: pouting  ::
Bible {prop} (Christian holy book)  :: Bíblia {f}
biblical {adj} (Of or relating to the Bible)  :: bíblic
bibliographic {adj} (of or pertaining to bibliography)  :: bibliogràfic
bibliography {n} (section of a written work)  :: bibliografia {f}
bibliography {n} (list of books or documents)  :: bibliografia {f}
bicameral {adj} (having two separate legislative chambers)  :: bicameral
bicycle {n} (vehicle)  :: bicicleta {f}
bicycle kick {n} (kick)  :: xilena {f}
bicyclist {n} (rider of bicycle) SEE: cyclist  ::
Biella {prop} (town and capital of Biella)  :: Biella
biface {n} (tool)  :: bifaç {m}
big {adj} (of a great size, see also: large)  :: gran, gros
big {adj} (adult)  :: gran
bigamy {n} (state of having two spouses simultaneously)  :: bigàmia {f}
bigamy {n} (second marriage)  :: bigàmia {f}
Big Apple {prop} (nickname for New York City)  :: Gran Poma {f}
Bigfoot {n} (unidentified yeti-like animal)  :: Peus grans {m}
Big Mac {n} (burger)  :: Big Mec {m}
big toe {n} (largest of the toes of the foot of a human)  :: hàl·lux {m}
Bihar {prop} (a state in eastern India)  :: Bihar
Bihari {prop} (A group of Indo-Aryan languages spoken in Bihar and the surrounding states in India.)  :: bihari {m}
bike {n} (bicycle)  :: bici {f}
bike {n} (motorcycle)  :: moto {f}
biker {n} (person who rides a bicycle) SEE: cyclist  ::
bikini {n} (bathing suit)  :: biquini {m}
bilabial {adj} (articulated with both lips)  :: bilabial
bilateral {adj} (having two sides)  :: bilateral
bilateral {adj} (binding on both parties to an agreement)  :: bilateral
bilateral {adj} (having bilateral symmetry)  :: bilateral
bilateral {adj} (involving descent or ascent regardless of sex and side of the family)  :: bilateral
Bilbao {prop} (city of northern Spain)  :: Bilbao
Bilbaoan {adj} (from Bilbao)  :: bilbaí
Bilbaoan {n} (someone from Bilbao)  :: bilbaí {m}
bilberry {n} (type of blueberry from the cowberry family)  :: nabiu {m}
bilberry {n} (the shrub of this plant)  :: nabinera {f}
bile {n} (secretion produced by the liver)  :: bilis {f}, fel {m} {f}
bilingual {adj} (speaking two languages)  :: bilingüe
bilingual {adj} (written in two languages)  :: bilingüe
bilingualism {n} (condition of being bilingual)  :: bilingüisme {m}
bill {n} (bird's beak)  :: bec {m}
bill {n} (invoice)  :: factura {f}, compte {m}
bill {n} (piece of paper money) SEE: banknote  ::
billfold {n} (wallet) SEE: wallet  ::
billiards {n} (a cue sport)  :: billar {m}
billiard table {n} (table used for playing billiards etc.)  :: taula de billar {f}
billion {num} (a thousand million; 1,000,000,000; a milliard)  :: mil milió [usual], miliard [rare]
billion {num} (a million million; 1,000,000,000,000)  :: bilió
billy goat {n} (male goat)  :: boc {m}, cabró {m}
bilocation {n} (paranormal ability)  :: bilocació
bimolecular {adj} (involving two molecules)  :: bimolecular
bimonthly {adv} (once every two months)  :: bimestral
binary {adj} (on or off)  :: binari
binary {adj} (logic states)  :: binari
binary {adj} (using binary number system)  :: binari
binary {adj} (equal importance)  :: binari
binary {adj} (having two parts)  :: binari
binary {adj} (Not ASCII)  :: binari
binary code {n} (code that uses binary digits)  :: codi binari {m}
binary star {n} (stellar system in which two stars orbit their center of mass)  :: estrella binària
binary star system {n} (binary star) SEE: binary star  ::
binary system {n} (astronomy: system of two celestial objects) SEE: binary star  ::
binge eating disorder {n} (medical disorder)  :: trastorn per afartament
bingo {n} (game of chance)  :: bingo {m}
bingo {interj} (when finding something)  :: premi!
binoculars {n} (hand-held device for looking at a distance)  :: binocles {m}
binomial {n} (algebra: polynomial with two terms)  :: binomi {m}
binomial nomenclature {n} (The scientific system of naming each species of organism with a Latinized name in two parts)  :: nomenclatura binomial {f}
bio- {prefix} (life)  :: bio-
biocenosis {n} (biocoenosis) SEE: biocoenosis  ::
biochemical {adj} (of or relating to biochemistry)  :: bioquímic
biochemical {adj} (involving chemical processes in living organisms)  :: bioquímic
biochemist {n} (A chemist whose speciality is biochemistry)  :: bioquímic {m}, bioquímica {f}
biochemistry {n} (the chemistry of those compounds that occur in living organisms, and the processes that occur in their metabolism and catabolism)  :: bioquímica {f}
biocide {n} (any substance that can destroy living organisms)  :: biocida {m}
biocoenology {n} (study of bioceonosis)  :: biocenologia {f}
biocoenosis {n} (community of organisms)  :: biocenosi {f}
biodegradable {adj} (capable of being decomposed by biological activity)  :: biodegradable
biodegradation {n} (decomposition of any material by microorganisms)  :: biodegradació {f}
biodiversity {n} (diversity of flora and fauna)  :: biodiversitat {f}
biogenesis {n} (principle)  :: biogènesi {f}
biographer {n} (the writer of a biography)  :: biògraf {m}
biographic {adj} (biographical) SEE: biographical  ::
biographical {adj} (relating to an account of a person's life)  :: biogràfic
biography {n} (personal life story)  :: biografia {f}
biological {adj} (of biology)  :: biològic
biologist {n} (student of biology)  :: biòleg {m}, biòloga {f}
biology {n} (study of living matter)  :: biologia {f}
bioluminescence {n} (emission of light by a living organism)  :: bioluminescència {f}
biome {n} (biological community)  :: bioma {m}
biomechanics {n} (branch of biophysics)  :: biomecànica {f}
biomechanics {n} (the functioning of a particular part of a body)  :: biomecànica {f}
biomedicine {n} (a branch of medical science)  :: biomedicina {f}
biometric {adj} (of, pertaining to or using biometrics)  :: biomètric
biometry {n} (analysis of biological statistical data)  :: biometria {f}
biomolecule {n} (molecules)  :: biomolècula {f}
bioremediation {n} (use of biological organisms to remove contaminants)  :: bioremediació {f}
biospeleology {n}  :: biospeleologia {f}
biosphere {n} (part of Earth capable of supporting life)  :: biosfera {f}
biostratigraphic {adj}  :: biostratigràfic
biostratigraphy {n} (the study of the stratigraphic distribution of fossil)  :: biostratigrafia {f}
biotic {adj} (of, pertaining to, or produced by life or living organisms)  :: biòtic
biotite {n} (dark brown mica)  :: biotita {f}
bioturbation {n} (the mixing of soil or sediment by living organisms)  :: bioturbació {m}
bipedalism {n} (habit of standing and walking on two feet)  :: bipedisme {m}
bipolar {adj} (involving both poles)  :: bipolar {m} {f}
bipolar {adj} (relating to or having bipolar disorder)  :: bipolar {m} {f}
bipolar disorder {n} (psychiatric diagnostic category)  :: trastorn bipolar
birch {n} (tree)  :: bedoll {m}
bird {n} (animal)  :: au {m} (taxonomic group), ocell {m} (flying bird)
bird {n} (woman)  :: noia {f}
bird flu {n} (avian influenza) SEE: avian influenza  ::
birdhouse {n} (aviary) SEE: aviary  ::
birdie {n} (badminton: shuttlecock) SEE: shuttlecock  ::
birdlime {n} (serving of a prison sentence) SEE: time  ::
biretta {n} (square cap)  :: birreta {f}
birth {n} (process of childbearing; beginning of life)  :: naixença {f}
birth {n} (instance of childbirth)  :: part {m}
birth {n} (beginning or start; a point of origin)  :: part {m}, naixença {f}
birth {n} (circumstances of one's background)  :: naixença {f}
birthdate {n} (date of birth) SEE: date of birth  ::
birthday {n} (anniversary)  :: aniversari {m}, natalici {m}
birthday party {n} (a party held to celebrate a birthday)  :: festa d'aniversari {f}
birthday suit {n} (nakedness)  :: vestit d'Adam {m}
biscuit {n} (small, flat baked good, see also: cookie)  :: galeta {f}
bisexual {adj} (sexually attracted to both men and women)  :: bisexual
bisexual {n} (bisexual person)  :: bisexual
bisexual {adj} (hermaphrodite) SEE: hermaphrodite  ::
bishop {n} (church official, supervisor of priests and congregations)  :: bisbe {m}
bishop {n} (chess piece)  :: alfil {m}
bishopric {n} (diocese)  :: bisbat {m}
bismite {n} (mineral)  :: bismita {f}
bismuth {n} (chemical element)  :: bismut {m}
bison {n} (A wild ox, Bison bonasus)  :: bisó {m}
bissextile {n} (leap year) SEE: leap year  ::
bistro {n} (small restaurant)  :: bistrot
bit {n} (metal in horse's mouth)  :: mos {m}
bit {n} (small amount of something)  :: mica {f}, poquet {m}
bit {n} (coin) SEE: coin  ::
bitch {n} (female canine)  :: gossa {f}
bitch {n} (complaint) SEE: complaint  ::
bitch {n} (playful variation on dog (sense "man")) SEE: dog  ::
bite {v} (to cut off a piece by clamping the teeth)  :: mossegar
bite {n} (act of biting)  :: mossegada {f}
bite off more than one can chew {v} (To try to do too much)  :: qui molt abraça, poc estreny, qui molt abraça i poc estreny pateix de poc seny
Bitola {prop} (city)  :: Bitola {f}
bitstock {n} (drill bit-carrying crank for boring holes)  :: filaberquí {m}
bitter {adj} (having an acrid taste)  :: amarg
bitterly {adv} (in a bitter manner)  :: amargament
bitterness {n} (quality of being bitter in taste)  :: amargor {f}, amargura {f}, amarguesa {f}
bitterness {n} (quality of feeling bitter)  :: amargor {f}, amargura {f}, amarguesa {f}
bittersweet {n} (the bittersweet nightshade, Solanum dulcamara)  :: dolçamara {f}
biwa {n} (lute)  :: biwa {m}
bixin {n} (an apocarotenoid that is the active ingredient of annatto)  :: bixina {f}
bizarre {adj} (strangely unconventional)  :: estrany, estrafolari
blab {n} (gossip) SEE: gossip  ::
blab {v} (tell tales)  :: xafardejar
blabber {v} (to let out a secret)  :: xafardejar
blabber {n} (A person who blabs)  :: xafarder
black {adj} (absorbing all light)  :: negre
black {adj} (without light)  :: fosc
black {adj} (relating to persons of African descent)  :: negre
black {n} (colour/color)  :: negre {m}
black {n} (dye, pigment)  :: negre {m}
black {n} (person)  :: negre {m}, negra {f}
black {v} (to blacken) SEE: blacken  ::
black bear {n} (American black bear)  :: ós negre americà {m}, baribal {m}
black bear {n} (Asiatic black bear)  :: ós del Tibet {m}
blackberry {n} (shrub)  :: esbarzer {m}
blackberry {n} (fruit)  :: móra {f}
blackbird {n} (Turdus merula: blackbird)  :: merla {f}, tord negre {m}
blackboard {n} (a surface that can be written upon with chalk)  :: pissarra {f}
black box {n} (recorders in an aircraft)  :: caixa negra {f}
black cat {n} (Martes pennanti) SEE: fisher  ::
Black Death {prop} (the Black Death)  :: pesta Negra {f}
black elder {n} (Sambucus nigra) SEE: elder  ::
blacken {v} (make black)  :: ennegrir
Black Forest {prop} (German forest and mountain range)  :: Selva Negra {f}
Black Friday {prop} (day after U.S. Thanksgiving Day)  :: divendres negre
black grouse {n} (Lyrurus tetrix)  :: gall de cua forcada
black hole {n} (celestial body)  :: forat negre {m}
blacking {n} (shoe polish) SEE: shoe polish  ::
blackish {adj} (somewhat black)  :: negrós, negrenc
black magic {n} (magic derived from evil forces)  :: màgia negra {f}
blackmail {n} (payment of money exacted by means of intimidation)  :: xantatge {m}
blackmailer {n} (someone who blackmails)  :: xantatgista {m} {f}
black market {n} (trade that is in violation of restrictions, rationing or price controls)  :: mercat negre {m}
blackness {n} (state, property or quality)  :: negror {f}
blackness {n} (result or product)  :: negror {f}
black olive {n} (olive picked after it has ripened)  :: oliva negra {f}
black pepper {n} (spice)  :: pebre negre {m}
black rhinoceros {n} (Diceros bicornis)  :: rinoceront negre
black salsify {n} (Scorzonera hispanica)  :: escurçonera {f}
Black Sea {prop} (an inland sea between southeastern Europe and Asia Minor)  :: Mar Negra {f}
blackshirt {n} (member of a fascist party) SEE: fascist  ::
blackshirt {n} (uniformed Italian fascist, member of a paramilitary wing of the party)  :: camisa negra {f}, esquadrista {m} {f}
blacksmith {n} (iron forger, see also: smith)  :: ferrer {m}
black vulture {n} (Coragyps atratus)  :: zopilot {m}, urubú {m}
black widow {n} (species of venomous spider)  :: vídua negra {f}
black widow {n} (a murderous woman)  :: vídua negra {f}
black woodpecker {n} (Dryocopus martius)  :: picot negre
bladder {n} (flexible sac in zoology)  :: bufeta {f}, veixiga {f}
bladder {n} (urinary bladder) SEE: urinary bladder  ::
bladderpod {n} (Lobelia inflata, indian tobacco, Puke weed)  :: tabac indi
Blaise {prop} (male given name)  :: Blai {m}
blame {n} (state of having caused a bad event)  :: culpa {f}
blame {v} (place blame upon)  :: culpar
blame {n} (responsibility) SEE: responsibility  ::
blameworthy {adj} (deserving blame of censure)  :: culpable
Blanche {prop} (female given name)  :: Blanca
blanket {n} (fabric)  :: manta {f}
blasphemy {n} (Irreverence toward something sacred)  :: blasfèmia {f}
-blast {suffix} (an immature cell or tissue)  :: -blast {m}
blaze {n} (fast-burning fire)  :: flamarada {f}
bleach {n} (chemical)  :: lleixiu {m}
blech {interj} (gagging sound of disgust)  :: ecs
bleed {v} (lose blood)  :: sagnar
bleed {v} (draw blood)  :: sagnar
blend {n} (mixture)  :: mescla {f}
blende {n} (sphalerite) SEE: sphalerite  ::
blender {n} (machine)  :: batidora {f}
blepharitis {n} (inflammation of the eyelid)  :: blefaritis {f}
bless {v} (confer blessing on)  :: beneir
bless you {interj} (said to somebody who has sneezed)  :: Jesús, salut, múse
blind {adj} (unable to see)  :: cec, orb
blind {adj} (failing to see)  :: cec
blind {n} (covering for a window)  :: persiana {f} (made of slats)
blind {v} (make temporarily or permanently blind)  :: cegar
blind alley {n} (course of inquiry) SEE: impasse  ::
blind alley {n} (street that leads nowhere) SEE: dead end  ::
blind date {n} (romantic meeting between two people who have never met before, see also: miai)  :: cita a cegues {f}
blind gut {n} (caecum) SEE: caecum  ::
blindly {adv} (sightlessly)  :: cegament, a cegues
blindly {adv} (without consideration or question)  :: cegament, a cegues
blind man's buff {n} (game where someone is blindfolded and tries to touch the others)  :: gallina cega {f}
blindness {n} (condition of being blind)  :: ceguesa {f}
blind spot {n} (place where the optic nerve attaches to the retina)  :: punt cec {m}
blindworm {n} (slowworm) SEE: slowworm  ::
blip {n} (small dot registered on electronic equipment)  :: parpelleig {m}
blister {n} (bubble on the skin)  :: butllofa {f}
blizzard {n} (severe snowstorm)  :: torb {m}, rufaga {f}
block {n} (substantial often approximatey cuboid piece)  :: cub {m}, bloc {m}
block {n} (group of buildings demarcated by streets)  :: illa {f}
block {n} (distance from one street to another)  :: illa {f}
block {n} (sports: action to interfere)  :: bloqueig {m}
block {n} (volleyball: defensive play)  :: bloqueig {m}
block {v} (to fill, making it impossible to pass)  :: bloquejar, blocar
block {v} (to prevent passing)  :: bloquejar, blocar
block {v} (to prevent an action)  :: bloquejar, blocar
block {v} (to impede opponent)  :: bloquejar, blocar
blockade {n} (the isolation of something)  :: bloqueig {m}
blockade {v} (to create a blockade against)  :: bloquejar
blockchain {n} (shared record)  :: cadena de blocs {f}
blog {n} (a personal or corporate website)  :: blog {m}
blogger {n} (contributor to a blog)  :: bloguer {m}
blond {n} (fair-haired person)  :: ros {m}
blonde {n} (blond) SEE: blond  ::
blonde {adj} (blond) SEE: blond  ::
blood {n} (vital liquid flowing in animal bodies)  :: sang {f}
blood {n} (family relationship due to birth, e.g. between siblings)  :: sang {f}
blood bank {n} (place where human blood or blood plasma is typed and stored)  :: banc de sang {m}
bloodbath {n} (indiscriminate killing or slaughter)  :: bany de sang {m}
blood group {n} (blood type) SEE: blood type  ::
bloodily {adv} (in a bloody manner)  :: cruentament
blood pressure {n} (pressure exerted by the blood against the walls of the arteries and veins)  :: pressió arterial {f}, pressió venosa {f}, tensió arterial {f}, tensió sanguínia {f}
bloodsucker {n} (vampire) SEE: vampire  ::
bloodsucker {n} (parasite) SEE: parasite  ::
blood type {n} (blood classification)  :: grup sanguini {m}
bloody {adj} (covered in blood)  :: sagnant
bloody {adj} (characterised by great bloodshed)  :: sagnant
bloody {adj} (intensifier)  :: maleït
bloom {n} (flower) SEE: flower  ::
bloom {n} (blossom) SEE: blossom  ::
bloom {v} (open its blooms) SEE: blossom  ::
blossom {n} (flowers on trees)  :: flor {f}
blossom {n} (state or season for such flowers)  :: floració {f}
blossom {v} (have or open into blossoms)  :: florir
blow {v} (to produce an air current)  :: bufar
blow {v} (to fellate)  :: llepar
blow {n} (act of striking or hitting)  :: cop {m}
blow {n} (damaging occurrence)  :: cop {m}
blow {n} (cocaine) SEE: snow  ::
blow {v} (blossom) SEE: blossom  ::
blow-dryer {n} (an electrical device used for drying hair) SEE: hairdryer  ::
blower {n} (telephone) SEE: telephone  ::
blowgun {n} (weapon)  :: sarbatana
blowjob {n} (the act of fellatio)  :: francès {m}, mamada {f}
blow one's nose {v} (to expel mucus from nose)  :: mocar-se
blow out {v} (extinguish)  :: apagar
blowpipe {n} (weapon) SEE: blowgun  ::
blowtorch {n} (tool)  :: bufador {m}
blue {n} (sky, literally or figuratively) SEE: sky  ::
blue {adj} (blue-colored)  :: blau
blue {adj} (pornographic)  :: verd
blue {n} (colour)  :: blau {m}
blue {n} (argument) SEE: argument  ::
blue {n} (bluefish) SEE: bluefish  ::
bluebell {n} (flowering plants of the genus Hyacinthoides)  :: jacint dels boscos
blueberry {n} (fruit)  :: nabiu {m}, mirtil {m}
blueberry {n} (plant)  :: nabinera {f}, mirtil {m}
blue-eyed {adj} (having blue eyes)  :: ullblau
bluefish {n} (Pomatomus saltatrix)  :: tallahams {m}
blue-green {adj} (color between blue and green)  :: blauverd {m}
blue jeans {n} (denim trousers, see also: jeans)  :: texans {m-p}
blueness {n} (state or quality of being blue)  :: blavor {f}
blue screen {n} (blue screen of death) SEE: blue screen of death  ::
blue screen of death {n} (screen indicating a system error)  :: Pantalla Blava de la Mort {f}
bluestone {n} (limestone) SEE: limestone  ::
bluestone {n} (basalt) SEE: basalt  ::
blue supergiant {n} (a large blue giant)  :: supergegant blava {f}
blue whale {n} (a whale, Balaenoptera musculus)  :: rorqual blau {m}, balena blava {f}
blue-winged kookaburra {n} (Dacelo leachii)  :: cucaburra d'ales blaves {m}
bluish {adj} (somewhat blue in color)  :: blavós, blavenc, blavís
blunderbuss {n} (old style of firearm with a distinctive large opening at the muzzle)  :: trabuc
blunt {adj} (having a thick edge or point, not sharp)  :: rom
blurred {adj} (Out of focus)  :: borrós
blurry {adj} (not clear, crisp, or focused)  :: borrós
blush {n} (makeup)  :: coloret {m}
blush {v} (to redden in the face from shame, excitement or embarrassment)  :: posar-se vermell, tornar-se vermell
boa {n} (snake)  :: boa {f}
boa {n} (scarf)  :: boà {m}
boar {n} (wild boar) SEE: wild boar  ::
boar {n} (male pig)  :: verro {m}
board {n} (piece of wood or other material)  :: post {f}, tauler {m}
board {n} (committee)  :: mesa {f}, junta {f}
board {n} (side of a ship)  :: bord {m}
board {v} (to step or climb)  :: embarcar, pujar
boarder {n} (pupil who lives at school during term)  :: intern {m}
boarder {n} (someone who pays for meals and lodging)  :: pensionista {m}
board game {n} (game played on a board)  :: joc de tauler {m}
boarding {n} (ice hockey: penalty called for pushing into the boards)  :: càrrega contra la tanca {f}
boards {n} (structure around a rink)  :: tanca {f}
boastful {adj} (tending to boast or brag)  :: vanagloriós
boat {n} (water craft)  :: vaixell {m}
bob {n} (bobber) SEE: float  ::
bobber {n} (buoyant fishing device) SEE: float  ::
bobcat {n} (North American wild cat)  :: linx roig {m}
bocce {n} (A game similar to bowls or pétanque)  :: boccia {f}
Boche {n} (German) SEE: German  ::
bodhi tree {n} (Indian fig tree) SEE: sacred fig  ::
bodily {adj} (relating to the body)  :: corporal, corpori
bodily fluid {n} (biofluid)  :: humor {m}
bodkin {n} (dagger) SEE: dagger  ::
body {n} (physical structure of a human or animal)  :: cos {m}
body {n} (corpse)  :: cos {m}, cadàver {m}
body {n} (torso)  :: cos {m}
body {n} (largest or most important part of anything (e.g. car bodywork))  :: carrosseria {f} [of vehicles], buc {m} [of vehicles]
body {n} (collection of knowledge)  :: cos {m}
bodybuilder {n} (a person who uses diet and exercise to build an aesthetically muscular physique)  :: culturista {m} {f}
bodybuilding {n} (sport of muscle development)  :: culturisme {m}
body corporate {n} (legal person) SEE: legal person  ::
bodyguard {n} (person responsible for protecting an individual)  :: guardaespatlles {m} {f}
body of water {n} (significant accumulation of water)  :: cos d'aigua {m}
bodywork {n} (exterior body of a motor vehicle)  :: buc {m}
bog {n} (expanse of marshland)  :: aiguamoll {m}
bogeyman {n} (menacing, ghost-like monster in children's stories)  :: home del sac {m}
boggle {v} (to be bewildered, dumbfounded, or confused)  :: confondre's, estar confós
boggy {adj} (having the qualities of a bog)  :: pantanós
bogie {n} (cigarette) SEE: cigarette  ::
bogie {n} (ghost) SEE: ghost  ::
Bogotá {prop} (Bogota) SEE: Bogota  ::
Bogota {prop} (capital of Colombia)  :: Bogotà
bohemian {n} (unconventional person)  :: bohemi {m}
bohemian {adj} (unconventional)  :: bohemi
Bohemian {n} (native or resident of Bohemia)  :: bohemi {m}, bohèmia {f}
Bohemian {n} (Romani)  :: bohemi {m}, bohèmia {f}, bohemià {m}, bohemiana {f}
Bohemian {n} (marginalized and impoverished young artist)  :: bohemi {m}, bohèmia {f}
bohemium {n} (rhenium) SEE: rhenium  ::
bohrium {n} (chemical element)  :: bohri {m}
boil {v} (heat (a liquid) until it begins to turn into a gas)  :: bullir
boil {v} (cook in boiling water)  :: bullir
boiled {adj} (angry) SEE: angry  ::
boiled {adj} (drunk) SEE: drunk  ::
boiling {adj} (that boil(s))  :: bullent
boiling point {n} (temperature at which a liquid boils)  :: punt d’ebullició {m}
boisterous {adj} (full of energy; noisy)  :: sorollós {m}, escandalós {m}
Bokmål {prop} (language)  :: bokmål {m}
bold {adj} (courageous, daring)  :: agosarat
bold {adj} (having thicker strokes than the ordinary form of the typeface)  :: negreta {f}
Bolivia {prop} (country in South America)  :: Bolívia {f}
Bolivian {n} (Bolivian person)  :: bolivià {m}, boliviana {f}
Bolivian {adj} (pertaining to Bolivia)  :: bolivià
bollocks {n} (testicles)  :: collons {m-p}
Bologna {prop} (city)  :: Bolonya {f}
Bolognese {adj} (of or relating to Bologna)  :: bolonyès
Bolognian {adj} (of or relating to Bologna) SEE: Bolognese  ::
bolometer {n} (a device for measuring the energy of electromagnetic radiation)  :: bolòmetre {m}
Bolshevik {n} (Bolshevik)  :: bolxevic {m} {f}
bolt {n} (metal fastener)  :: balda {f}
bolt {n} (lightning spark)  :: llampec {m}
bolt rope {n} (A rope sewn around the edge of a sail)  :: ralinga
Bolzano {prop} (town and capital of Bolzano)  :: Bozen
bomb {n} (device filled with explosives)  :: bomba {f}
bomb {n} (car in poor condition)  :: tartana {f}
bomb {n} (very attractive woman)  :: monument {m}
bomb {v} (attack with bombs)  :: bombardejar
bomb {n} (success) SEE: success  ::
bombard {n} (medieval primitive cannon)  :: bombarda {f}
bombard {v} (to attack something with bombs, artillery shells, or other missiles)  :: bombardejar
Bombay {n} (Mumbai) SEE: Mumbai  ::
Bonapartism {n} (pratices and ideology of Napoleon Bonaparte)  :: bonapartisme {m}
Bonapartist {n} (one attached to Napoleon's policy)  :: bonapartista {m} {f}, napoleònic {m}, napoleònica {f}
bon appétit {interj} (used to wish someone enjoyment of the meal they are about to eat)  :: bon profit
bond {n} (specific pattern of bricklaying.)  :: aparell {m}
bone {n} (material)  :: os {m}
bone {n} (component of a skeleton)  :: os {m}
bone {v} (to remove bones)  :: desossar
bone marrow {n} (bone marrow)  :: medul·la òssia {f}, bessó {m}
boner {n} (rigid state of penis or clitoris) SEE: erection  ::
bongo {n} (drum)  :: bongo {m}
bongo drum {n} (bongo) SEE: bongo  ::
Boniface {prop} (male given name) SEE: Bonifatius  ::
Bonifatius {prop} (male given name)  :: Bonifaci
bonjour {interj} (hello) SEE: hello  ::
bonk {n} (bump on the head)  :: bony
bonnet {n} (cover over the engine of a motor car)  :: capó
bonsai {interj} (a miniaturized tree or plant)  :: bonsai {m}
bon voyage {interj} (wish of good journey)  :: bon viatge
bony {adj} (resembling, having the appearance or consistence of, or relating to bone)  :: ossi
boo {interj} (loud exclamation intended to scare someone)  :: bu, ua
boo {n} (derisive shout)  :: esbroncada {f}
boo {v} (to shout boos derisively (intransitive))  :: esbroncar
boob {n} (breast (colloquial))  :: pit {m}
book {n} (collection of sheets of paper bound together containing printed or written material)  :: llibre {m}
book {n} (convenient collection of small paper items, such as stamps)  :: àlbum {m}
book {n} (major division of a published work, larger than a chapter)  :: llibre {m}
book {n} (usually in plural: records of the accounts of a business)  :: llibres {m-p}
book {v} (to reserve)  :: reservar
book {v} (to write down, register, record)  :: anotar
bookbinding {n} (art, craft or process of binding books)  :: enquadernació {f}
bookmark {n} (strip used to mark a place in a book)  :: punt de llibre {m}
bookmark {n} (record of the address of a file or page)  :: adreça d'interès {f}
bookseller {n} (person)  :: llibreter {m}, llibretera {f}, llibrer {m}
bookshop {n} (shop that sells books)  :: llibreria {f}
bookstore {n} (bookshop) SEE: bookshop  ::
Boolean {adj} (logic: pertaining to data items that have values “true” and “false”)  :: booleà
boom {n}  :: [2] botavara {f}
boom {n} (period of prosperity)  :: boom {m}
boomerang {n} (flat curved airfoil)  :: bumerang {m}
boot {n} (heavy shoe that covers part of the leg)  :: bota {f}
boot {v} (vomit)  :: vomitar
boot {n} (kick) SEE: kick  ::
boot {n} (luggage storage compartment of a sedan/saloon style car) SEE: trunk  ::
bootblack {n} (shoeshiner) SEE: shoeshiner  ::
bootleg {n} (an illegally produced, transported or sold product; contraband)  :: contraban
bootstrap {n} (a loop at the top of a boot to help in pulling it on)  :: llengüeta {f}
bootstrap {n} (the process by which the operating system of a computer is loaded into its memory)  :: arrencada {f}
boracite {n} (Mg3B7O13Cl)  :: boracita {f}
borage {n} (Borago officinalis)  :: borratja
borax {n} (crystalline salt)  :: bòrax {m}
Bordeaux {prop} (a city in France)  :: Bordeus
bordello {n} (brothel) SEE: brothel  ::
border {n} (the outer edge of something)  :: vora {f}, orla {f}
border {n} (a decorative strip around the edge of something)  :: orla {f}, sanefa {f}
border {n} (the line or frontier area separating regions)  :: frontera {f}
border {v} ((transitive) to lie on, or adjacent to a border)  :: vorejar
bordure {n} (contrasting border round a shield)  :: bordura {f}
bore {v} (to make a hole)  :: barrinar, perforar, foradar
bore {v} (to inspire boredom)  :: avorrir
bore {n}  :: rissaga {f}
Boreal {n}  :: Període boreal
Boreas {prop} (Greek god)  :: Bòreas {m}
bored {adj} (suffering from boredom)  :: avorrit
boric {adj} (pertaining to the element boron)  :: bòric
boric acid {n} (White crystalline solid soluble as a weak acid)  :: àcid bòric {m}
boring {adj} (inciting boredom)  :: avorrit
born {adj} (given birth to)  :: nascut, nat
born {v} (be born) SEE: be born  ::
borne {adj} (carried, supported)  :: cargat
bornite {n} (mineral)  :: bornita {f}
boro {v} (borrow) SEE: borrow  ::
boron {n} (chemical element)  :: bor {m}
borrow {v} (receive temporarily)  :: manllevar, amprar
borrow {v} (to copy a word from another language)  :: manllevar, amprar
borrow {n} (deviation of a rolling golfball)  :: caiguda {f}
borrower {n} (one who borrows)  :: manllevador {m}
borrowing {n} (loanword) SEE: loanword  ::
Bose-Einstein condensate {n} (gaseous superfluid)  :: condensat de Bose-Einstein {m}
Bosnia {prop} (northern part of the country of Bosnia and Herzegovina, a geographic and historical entity)  :: Bòsnia {f}
Bosnia {prop} (short for 'Bosnia and Herzegovina')  :: Bòsnia {f}
Bosnia and Herzegovina {prop} (country on the Balkan peninsula)  :: Bòsnia i Hercegovina {f}
Bosnian {adj} (of or pertaining to Bosnia)  :: bosnià {m}, bosniana {f}
Bosnian {n} (the people)  :: bosnià {m}, bosniana {f}
Bosnian {prop} (the standardized variety of Serbo-Croatian)  :: bosnià {m}
boson {n} (particle)  :: bosó {m}
Bosphorus {prop} (a strait that passes through Istanbul)  :: Bòsfor {m}
boss {n} (person in charge)  :: patró {m}
bossy {adj} (tending to give orders to others)  :: manaire
bot {n} (robot) SEE: robot  ::
botanic {adj} (pertaining to botany) SEE: botanical  ::
botanical {adj} (Of or pertaining to botany)  :: botànic
botanical garden {n} (a place where a variety of plants are grown for scientific reasons)  :: jardí botànic {m}
botanic garden {n} (botanical garden) SEE: botanical garden  ::
botanist {n} (a person engaged in botany)  :: botànic {m}
botany {n} (scientific study of plants)  :: botànica {f}
both {determiner} (each of two; one and the other)  :: ambdós
both {conj} (both...and...)  :: tant ... com ...
bother {v} (to annoy, disturb)  :: molestar
bo tree {n} (sacred fig) SEE: sacred fig  ::
Botswana {prop} (Republic of Botswana)  :: Botswana {f}
bottle {n} (container)  :: ampolla {f}, botella {f}
bottle {n} (contents of such a container)  :: ampolla {f}, botella {f}
bottle {n} (nerve, courage)  :: coratge {m}, audàcia {m}
bottle {n}  :: ampolla {f}
bottle {v} (seal (a liquid) into a bottle for later consumption)  :: embotellar
bottle {n} (container with a rubber nipple) SEE: baby bottle  ::
bottle cap {n} (closure used to seal bottles)  :: tap corona {m}
bottle green {n} (Dark green color)  :: verd ampolla {m}
bottom {n} (abyss) SEE: abyss  ::
bottom {n} (lowest part)  :: fons {m}
bottom {n} (euphemistic: buttocks or anus)  :: cul {m}
bouillon {n} (a clear seasoned broth)  :: brou {m}
boulder {n} (large mass of stone)  :: bloc {m}
boule {n} (A round loaf of bread)  :: un pa {m} (without un, it means bread), fogassa {f}
boule {n} (A round piece of dough)  :: bolla {f}
boules {n} (games played with metal balls)  :: petanca {f}
boulevard {n} (broad, landscaped thoroughfare)  :: bulevard {m}
bounce {v} (to change direction of motion after hitting an obstacle)  :: botre
bound {n} (boundary, border of territory)  :: límit {m}
boundary {n} (dividing line or location between two areas)  :: frontera {f}
bounty {n} (generosity) SEE: generosity  ::
bourdon {n} (bumblebee) SEE: bumblebee  ::
bourgeois {adj} (of or relating to the middle class)  :: burgès
bourgeois {adj} (conventional, conservative and materialistic)  :: burgès
bourgeoisie {n} (class)  :: burgesia {f}
boutique {n} (a small shop, especially one that sells fashionable clothes, jewelry and the like)  :: boutique {f}
bovarysm {n} (anxiety to escape from an unsatisfactory social or sentimental condition)  :: bovarisme {m}
bovid {n} (an animal of Bovidae)  :: bòvid {m}
bovine {adj} (of, relating to or resembling cattle)  :: boví
bow {n} (weapon used for shooting arrows)  :: arc {m}
bow {n} (bend in a rod or planar surface)  :: corba
bow {n} (rod used for playing stringed instruments)  :: arc
bow {v} (to become bent)  :: corbar-se, doblegar-se, vinclar-se, blincar-se (dialectal)
bow {v} (to bend a thing)  :: corbar, doblegar
bow {v} (to bend oneself as a gesture of respect or deference)  :: corbar, doblegar, vinclar, blincar (dialectal)
bow {n} (gesture made by bending forward at the waist)  :: reverència {f}, inclinació {f}
bow {n} (front of a boat or ship)  :: proa {f}, prora {f} (latinism)
bowels {n} (intestines)  :: intestins {m-p}, budell m singular
bower bird {n} (Australasian bird)  :: arquer {m}
bowl {n} (container)  :: bol {m}
bowler {n} (one who engages in the sport of bowling)  :: jugador de bitlles {m}, bitllaire {m} {f}
bowler {n} (pitcher) SEE: pitcher  ::
bowling {n} (a game played by rolling a ball down an alley)  :: bitlles {m}
bowling alley {n} (a building which contains bowling lanes)  :: bowling {m}
bowman {n} (archer) SEE: archer  ::
Bowman's capsule {n} (cup-like sac)  :: càpsula glomerular {f}, càpsula de Bowman {f}
bowsprit {n} (spar projecting over the prow of a sailing vessel)  :: bauprès {m}
bowtie {n} (necktie shaped like a bow)  :: corbatí {m}
bow wow {n} (sound of a dog barking)  :: bub-bub
bow-wow {interj} (bow wow) SEE: bow wow  ::
box {n} (cuboid container)  :: capsa {f}, caixa {f}
box {n} (as much as fills a box)  :: capsa {f}, caixa {f}
box {n} (compartment to sit in)  :: llotja {f}
box {n} (small rectangular shelter)  :: garita {f}
box {v} (place inside a box)  :: empaquetar, encapsar
box {n} (any of various evergreen shrubs or trees)  :: boix {m}
box {n} (blow with the fist)  :: cop de puny {m}
box {v} (fight against (a person) in a boxing match)  :: boxejar, boxar
boxer {n} (participant in a boxing match)  :: boxador {m}, boxejador
boxing {n} (the sport of boxing)  :: boxa
box office {n} (ticket office)  :: taquilla {f}
boxwood {n} (Buxus sempervirens)  :: boix {m}
boxwood {n} (the hard, close-grained wood of this tree)  :: boix {m}
boxwood {n} (any tree of genus Buxus)  :: boix {m}
boy {n} (male servant)  :: minyó {m}
boy {n} (young male)  :: noi {m}, al·lot {m}, xiquet {m}, xic {m}, xicot {m}
boy {n} (male of any age, used as a friendly diminutive)  :: home {m}
boy {n} (adult male found attractive)  :: home {m}
boycott {v} (to abstain from dealing with a person or organisation as a protest)  :: boicotejar
boycott {n} (the act of boycotting)  :: boicot {m}
boyfriend {n} (male partner in a romantic relationship)  :: xicot {m}
boyfriend {n} (male friend)  :: amic {m}
boy next door {n} (regular boy)  :: el típic bon noi {m}
bra {n} (brassiere)  :: sostenidor {m}
brace {v} (to prepare oneself for an impact)  :: agafar-se
brace {n} (harness) SEE: harness  ::
brace {n} (curly bracket) SEE: curly bracket  ::
brace {n} (bitstock) SEE: bitstock  ::
bracelet {n} (a band or chain worn around the wrist as jewelry or an ornament)  :: braçalet {m}
braces {n} (handcuffs) SEE: handcuffs  ::
bracken {n} (any of several coarse ferns)  :: falguera aquilina {f}; [Valencian] falaguera aquilina {f}
bracket {n} (square bracket) SEE: square bracket  ::
bracket {n} (round bracket) SEE: round bracket  ::
bract {n} (leaf or leaf-like structure)  :: bràctea {f}
bradycardia {n} (condition of having a slow heartbeat)  :: bradicàrdia {f}
Bragança {prop} (city in the homonymous district of Portugal)  :: Bragança {f}
braggadocio {n} (braggart) SEE: braggart  ::
braggart {n} (one who boasts)  :: fanfarró {m}
braid {n} (weave of three or more strands)  :: trena {f}
braille {n} (system of writing using raised dots)  :: braille {m}
brain {n} (organ)  :: cervell {m}
brain {n} (person providing intelligence)  :: cervell {m}
brain drain {n} (emigration of educated people)  :: fuga de cervells {f}
brainstorm {n} (brainstorming) SEE: brainstorming  ::
brainstorming {n} (method of problem solving)  :: pluja d'idees {f}
brainwash {n} (effect upon one's memory, belief or ideas)  :: rentat de cervell {m}
brainwash {v} (to affect one's mind)  :: rentar el cervell
brain-washing {n} (form of indoctrination)  :: rentat de cervell {m}
brake {n} (device used to slow or stop a vehicle)  :: fre
brake {n}  :: fre {m}
brake {v} (to be stopped or slowed (as if) by braking)  :: frenar
bramble {n} (blackberry)  :: esbarzer
bramble {n} (any thorny shrub)  :: bardissa {f}
bran {n} (outside layer of a grain)  :: segó {m}
branch {n} (woody part of a tree arising from the trunk)  :: branca {f}
Brandenburg {prop} (state)  :: Brandenburg
Brandenburg {prop} (city)  :: Brandenburg
brandish {v} (to move a weapon)  :: brandar, brandejar
brand new {adj} (utterly new)  :: nou de trinca
brandy {n} (liquor)  :: brandi {m}, conyac {m}
bras d'honneur {n} (obscene gesture)  :: botifarra {f}, tall de màniga {m}
Brasília {prop} (The capital of Brazil)  :: Brasília
brass {n} (alloy of copper and zinc)  :: llautó
brass {n} (class of wind instruments)  :: metall {m}
brass {n} (slang: money)  :: pasta {f}
brassiere {n} (bra) SEE: bra  ::
brave {adj} (strong in the face of fear)  :: valent, coratjós, audaç
bravely {adv} (in a brave manner)  :: valentament, coratjosament
bravery {n} (being brave)  :: bravesa {f}, bravor {f}, bravura {f}
bray {v} (to make the cry of a donkey)  :: bramar
bray {n} (the cry of a donkey)  :: bram {m}
brazen-faced {adj} (Impudent)  :: descarat
Brazil {prop} (Portuguese-speaking country in South America)  :: Brasil
Brazilian {n} (person from Brazil)  :: brasiler {m}, brasilera {f}
Brazilian {adj} (pertaining to Brazil)  :: brasiler {m}, brasilera {f}
bread {n} (baked dough made from cereals)  :: pa {m}
bread and circuses {n} (food and entertainment provided by the state)  :: pa i circ
breadbasket {n} (stomach) SEE: stomach  ::
breadfruit {n} (tree)  :: arbre del pa {m}
breadmaker {n} (baker) SEE: baker  ::
break {v} (transitive: to separate into (to cause to end up in) two or more pieces)  :: trencar
break {v} (to win a game as receiver in tennis)  :: trencar el servei
break {v} (to counter-attack)  :: escapar-se, internar-se
break {n} (billiards, snooker: first shot)  :: entrada {f}
break {n} (soccer: counter-attack)  :: escapada {f}
breakable {adj} (fragile) SEE: fragile  ::
breakable {adj} (able to be broken)  :: trencable
breakfast {n} (first meal of the day)  :: esmorzar {m}
breakfast {v} (to eat the morning meal)  :: esmorzar
break in {v} (to enter by force or illicitly)  :: irrompre
breaking news {n} (news that just happened or is happening)  :: notícies d'última hora {f-p}
break of dawn {n} (daybreak) SEE: daybreak  ::
break out {v} (to begin suddenly; to emerge in a certain condition)  :: esclatar
break point {n} (situation in which if the receiver wins the next point, (s)he will win the game)  :: punt de trencament {m}, pilota de trencament {f}
break the ice {v} (to start to get to know people, by avoiding awkwardness)  :: rompre el glaç
breakthrough {n} (major progress)  :: avenç {m}, progrés {m}
breakwater {n} (construction in or around a harbour)  :: escullera {f}
bream {n} (Abramis brama)  :: brema {f}
breast {n} (female organ)  :: pit {m}, mama {f}, mamella {f} [colloquial, vulgar], teta {f} [colloquial], sina {f} [poetic, formal]
breast {n} (chest)  :: pit {m}
breastbone {n} (the central narrow bone in the front of the chest)  :: estern {m}, estèrnum {m}
breastfeeding {n} (activity)  :: alletament {m}
breast milk {n} (milk produced by humans)  :: llet maternal {f}
breath {n} (act or process of breathing)  :: respiració {f}
breath {n} (single act of breathing in and out)  :: alè {m}
breath {n} (air expelled from the lungs)  :: alè {m}
breath {n} (rest or pause)  :: alè {m}
breathe {v} (to draw air in and out)  :: respirar, alenar
breathe {v}  :: respirar
breather {n} (something that breathes)  :: respirador {m}
breeches {n} (a garment worn by men, covering the hips and thighs)  :: calçons
breed {v} (to sexually produce offspring)  :: criar
breed {v} (to keep animals and have them reproduce)  :: criar
breed {v} (to propagate or grow plants)  :: criar
breed {v} (to yield or result in)  :: engendrar
breed {n} (all animals or plants of the same species or subspecies)  :: raça {f} (of animals), varietat {f} (of plants)
breed {n} (race or lineage)  :: raça {f}
breeder {n} (professional plants or animal breeder)  :: criador {m}
breeding-ground {n} (figuratively)  :: planter {m}
breeze {n} (a light, gentle wind)  :: brisa {f}
breezily {adv} (In a breezy manner)  :: airosament
breezy {adj} (exposed to the breezes)  :: airejós
breezy {adj} ((figuratively) cheerful and lively)  :: airós
Bremen {prop} (state)  :: Bremen
Bremen {prop} (city)  :: Bremen
Brescia {prop} (city and province of Italy)  :: Brescia
Breslau {prop} (Wroclaw) SEE: Wroclaw  ::
Brest {prop} (A city in Brittany)  :: Brest
brethren {n}  :: germans {p}
Breton {n} (person from Brittany)  :: bretó {m}, bretona {f}
Breton {prop} (the language)  :: bretó {m}
Breton {adj} (pertaining to Brittany)  :: bretó
brew {n} (beer) SEE: beer  ::
brew {v}  :: destilar
brew {n} (hill) SEE: hill  ::
brew {n} (cup of tea) SEE: cup of tea  ::
briar {n} (any thorny plant)  :: bruc {m}
bribe {n} (inducement to dishonesty)  :: suborn {m}
bribe {v} (to give a bribe)  :: subornar
brick {n} (hardened block used for building)  :: maó {m}
brick {n} (a building material)  :: maó {m}
bricklayer {n} (craftsman)  :: paleta {m} {f}
brickyard {n} (factory where bricks are produced or distributed)  :: bòbila {f}, rajoleria {f}
bridal {adj} (nuptial)  :: nupcial
bride {n} (bride)  :: núvia {f}
bridegroom {n} (bridegroom, groom)  :: nuvi {m}
bridge {n} (construction or natural feature that spans a divide)  :: pont {m}
bridge {n} (replacement for teeth)  :: pont {m}
bridge {n} (card game)  :: bridge {m}
bridle {n} (headgear for horse)  :: brida {f}
brief {adj} (of short duration)  :: breu
brief {adj} (concise)  :: concís
briefcase {n} (case used for carrying documents)  :: cartera {f}
briefly {adv} (in a brief manner)  :: breument
brig {n} (two-masted vessel)  :: bergantí {m}
brig {n} (naval military jail or guardhouse)  :: calabós {m}
bright {adj} (visually dazzling, luminous, radiant)  :: brillant, clar
brilliant {adj} (shining brightly)  :: brillant
brilliant {adj} (of a colour: both light and saturated)  :: brillant
brilliant {adj} (of a voice or sound: having a sharp, clear tone)  :: clar
brilliant {adj} (of surpassing excellence)  :: brillant
brilliant {adj} (magnificent or wonderful (primarily UK usage))  :: brillant
brilliant {adj} (highly intelligent)  :: brillant
brilliantly {adv} (in a brilliant manner)  :: brillantment
brim {n} (an edge or border (originally specifically of the sea or a body of water))  :: vora {f}
brimstone {n} (sulfur) SEE: sulfur  ::
Brindisi {prop} (town)  :: Bríndisi
bring {v} (to transport toward somebody/somewhere)  :: portar
bring about {v} (To cause to take place)  :: provocar
bring about {v} (To accomplish)  :: aconseguir
bring owls to Athens {v} (to undertake a pointless venture) SEE: carry coals to Newcastle  ::
brinjal {n} (an aubergine) SEE: eggplant  ::
briny {n} (sea) SEE: sea  ::
Britain {prop} (United Kingdom) SEE: United Kingdom  ::
Britain {prop} (Brittany) SEE: Brittany  ::
britches {n} (pants) SEE: pants  ::
britches {n} (breeches) SEE: breeches  ::
British {adj} (of Britain)  :: britànic
British {adj} (colloquial: of the UK)  :: britànic
British Columbia {prop} (Province in western Canada)  :: Colúmbia Britànica {f}
British Commonwealth {prop} (Commonwealth of Nations) SEE: Commonwealth of Nations  ::
British Isles {prop} (group of islands)  :: illes Britàniques {f-p}
Brittany {prop} (region of North West France)  :: Bretanya {f}
brittle {adj} (able to break or snap easily under stress or pressure)  :: fràgil
brittle {adj} (apt to break or crumble when bending)  :: trencadís
bro {n} (a male sibling) SEE: brother  ::
broad {adj} (wide) SEE: wide  ::
broad {n} (whore) SEE: whore  ::
broad bean {n} (edible bean that has broad seeds)  :: fava {f}
broadcast {n} (transmission of a radio or television programme)  :: emissió {f}
broadcast {n} (programme transmitted)  :: programa {m}
broadcast {v} (to transmit a message or signal through radio waves or electronic means)  :: emetre, transmetre
broadcasting {n} (business or profession of radio and television)  :: radiodifusió {f}
broccoli {n} (plant Brassica oleracea var. italica)  :: bròcoli {m}
brochure {n} (booklet of printed informational matter)  :: fullet {m}, opuscle {m}, prospecte {m}
broke {adj} (lacking money; bankrupt)  :: pelat
broken {adj} (fragmented)  :: trencat
broken {adj} (not working properly)  :: espatllat
bromine {n} (nonmetallic chemical element)  :: brom
bronchiole {n} (small branch of a bronchus)  :: bronquíol {m}
bronchus {n} (Either or two branches of the trachea)  :: bronqui {m}
bronze {n} (alloy)  :: bronze {m}
bronze {n} (colour)  :: bronze {m}
bronze {adj} (having a bronze colour)  :: bronze {m}
Bronze Age {prop} (archaeology)  :: edat del bronze {f}
brook {v} (tolerate) SEE: tolerate  ::
broom {n} (domestic utensil)  :: escombra {f}
broom {n} (Fabaceae shrub)  :: ginesta
broth {n} (water in which food (meat or vegetable etc) has been boiled)  :: brou {m}
broth {n} (soup made from broth)  :: brou {m}
brothel {n} (house of prostitution)  :: bordell {m}
brother {n} (male sibling)  :: germà {m}
brother {n} (male having parents in common)  :: germà {m}
brotherhood {n} (state of being brothers or a brother)  :: fraternitat {f}
brother-in-law {n} (one's husband's brother)  :: cunyat {m}
brother-in-law {n} (one's wife's brother)  :: cunyat {m}
brother-in-law {n} (one's sister's husband)  :: cunyat {m}
brouhaha {n} (fuss, uproar)  :: gatzara {f}, aldarull {m}, cridòria {f}, rebombori {m}, brogit {m}, avalot {m}
brow {n} (forehead) SEE: forehead  ::
brow {n} (eyebrow) SEE: eyebrow  ::
browbeat {v} (to bully in an intimidating way)  :: intimidar
brown {n} (colour)  :: marró {m}
brown {adj} (having a brown colour)  :: marró
Brown {prop} (surname meaning "brown")  :: Bru
brown bear {n} (Ursus arctos)  :: ós bru {m}
brown coal {n} (lignite) SEE: lignite  ::
brown dwarf {n} (starlike object)  :: nana marró
brown falcon {n}  :: falcó berigora, falcó bru australià
brownish {adj} (of a colour which resembles brown; somewhat brown)  :: brunenc
brownnose {v} (fawn) SEE: fawn  ::
browser {n} (web browser) SEE: web browser  ::
bruise {n} (medical: mark on the skin)  :: blau {m}
bruise {n} (mark on fruit)  :: blau {m}
Brumaire {prop} (the second month of the French Republican Calendar)  :: brumari {m}
Brunei {prop} (a country in Southeast Asia)  :: Brunei {m}
brunion {n} (nectarine) SEE: nectarine  ::
brush {n} (implement)  :: raspall {m}
brush {n} (act of brushing)  :: raspallar
brushstroke {n} (stroke of a brush)  :: pinzellada {f}
brusquely {adv} (in a brusque manner)  :: bruscament
Brusselian {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to, Brussels)  :: brussel·lès
Brusselian {n} (someone from Brussels)  :: brussel·lès {m}, brussel·lesa {f}
Brussels {prop} (capital of Belgium)  :: Brussel·les
brutal {adj} (savagely violent)  :: brutal
brutality {n} (a state of being brutal)  :: brutalitat {f}
brutally {adv} (in a brutal manner)  :: brutalment
bête noire {n} (an anathema)  :: bèstia negra {f}
bubble {n} (Greek) SEE: Greek  ::
bubble {n} (spherically contained volume of air or other gas)  :: bombolla {f}
bubble {n} (small spherical cavity in a solid)  :: bombolla {f}
bubble {n} (anything resembling a hollow sphere)  :: bombolla {f}
bubble {n} (period of intense speculation in a market)  :: bombolla {f}
bubble {v} (to cry, weep) SEE: weep  ::
bubble {v} (to cheat, delude) SEE: cheat  ::
bubble level {n} (tool) SEE: spirit level  ::
bubo {n} (inflamed lymph node)  :: bubó {m}
bubonic {adj} (of or pertaining to buboes)  :: bubònic
Bucharest {prop} (The capital of Romania)  :: Bucarest
buck {n} (ram) SEE: ram  ::
buck {n} (male deer, goat, etc.)  :: cérvol {m} [deer], boc {m} [goat]
bucket {n} (container)  :: cubell {m}, galleda {f}
bucket {n} (amount held in this container)  :: cubellada {f}
bucket {n} (part of piece of machinery)  :: catúfol {m}
buckeye {n} (tree of the genus Aesculus)  :: castanyer d'Índia {m}
Buckingham Palace {prop} (the official London residence of the British monarch)  :: Palau de Buckingham {m}
buckle {n} (belt clasp)  :: sivella {f}
buckler {n} (small shield)  :: escut {m}
bucolic {adj} (rustic, pastoral, country-styled)  :: bucòlic
bud {n} (newly formed leaf or flower that has not yet unfolded)  :: brot {m}, gema {f}, borró {m}
bud {n} (small rounded body in the process of splitting from an organism, which may grow into a genetically identical new organism)  :: gema {f}
bud {v} (to form buds)  :: gemar
bud {v} (to reproduce by splitting off buds)  :: gemar
bud {n} (slang: buddy)  :: col·lega {m} {f}
Budapest {prop} (the capital city of Hungary)  :: Budapest
Buddha {n} (Buddha)  :: Buda {m}
Buddhism {n} (religion and philosophy)  :: budisme {m}
Buddhist {adj} (of, relating to, or practicing Buddhism)  :: budista
Buddhist {adj} (of, relating to a Buddhist, Buddhists)  :: budista
Buddhist {n} (practitioner of Buddhism)  :: budista {m} {f}
Buddhist {n} (follower of Buddha)  :: budista {m} {f}
Buddhistic {adj} (of, relating to Buddhism)  :: búdic
buddy {n} (friend or casual acquaintance)  :: company {m}
budgerigar {n} (species of parakeet)  :: periquito {m}
budget {n} (amount of money or resources)  :: pressupost {m}
budo {n} (Japanese martial arts)  :: budo {m}
Buenos Aires {prop} (capital of Argentina)  :: Buenos Aires
buffalo {n} (Old World mammals)  :: búfal {m}
buffalo {n} (North American bison)  :: bisó {m}
Buffalo {prop} (a city in New York State)  :: Buffalo
buffer solution {n} (buffer solution)  :: solució tampó
bufflehead {n} (a duck in the goldeneye genus, Bucephala albeola)  :: morell capblanc
bufotenine {n} (alkaloid)  :: bufotenina {f}
bug {n} (an insect of the order Hemiptera)  :: xinxa {f}
bug {n} (a colloquial name for insect)  :: cuca {f}
bug {n} (problem that needs fixing (especially in computing))  :: error {m}, defecte {m}
bug {n} (an enthusiasm for something)  :: febre {f}, mania {f}
bugger {n} (heretic) SEE: heretic  ::
bugger off {interj} (go away) SEE: get lost  ::
Buginese {prop} (language)  :: bugui {m}
bugle {n} (music: simple brass instrument)  :: clarí {m}
bugler {n} (someone who plays the bugle)  :: corneta {m}
build {v} ((transitive) to form by combining materials or parts)  :: construir, edificar
builder {n} (a bodybuilder) SEE: bodybuilder  ::
building {n} (act or process of building)  :: construcció {f}
building {n} (closed structure with walls and a roof)  :: edifici {m}
built {v} (past participle of build)  :: construït
bulb {n} (bulb-shaped root)  :: bulb {m}
bulb {n} (light bulb) SEE: light bulb  ::
bulbourethral gland {n} (bulbourethral gland)  :: glàndula bulbouretral {f}
Bulgaria {prop} (country)  :: Bulgària {f}
Bulgarian {adj} (relating to Bulgaria, its people or the Bulgarian language)  :: búlgar
Bulgarian {n} (native of Bulgaria)  :: búlgar {m}, búlgara {f}
Bulgarian {prop} (language)  :: búlgar {m}
bulimia {n} (eating disorder)  :: bulímia, bulímia nerviosa
bulimia nervosa {n} (eating disorder) SEE: bulimia  ::
bulimic {adj} (suffering from bulimia nervosa)  :: bulímic
bulimic {adj} (of, or relating to, bulimia nervosa)  :: bulímic
bulk {n} (major part of something)  :: gruix {m}
bulk {adj} (large in size, mass, or volume)  :: massiu
bulky {adj} (large in size, mass, or volume)  :: voluminós
bull {n} (uncastrated adult male bovine)  :: toro {m}
bull {n} (document)  :: butlla {f}
bull {n} (seal)  :: butlla {f}, segell {m}
bullcrap {n} (bullshit) SEE: bullshit  ::
bullet {n} (projectile)  :: bala {f}
bulletin board {n} (a board)  :: taulell d’anuncis {m}
bulletproof {adj} (capable of withstanding a bullet)  :: antibales
bulletproof {adj} (reliable, infallible)  :: infal·lible {m} {f}
bulletproof vest {n} (bulletproof vest)  :: armilla antibales
bull fiddle {n} (instrument) SEE: double bass  ::
bullhorn {n} (portable device which electronically amplifies a person’s natural voice)  :: megàfon {m}
bull ring {n} (bullring) SEE: bullring  ::
bullring {n} (area in which a bullfight is takes place)  :: plaça de toros {f}, plaça de bous {f}
bullroarer {n} (musical instrument)  :: brunzidor {m}
bull run {n} (event in which people run with bulls in the streets)  :: correbou {m}
bullseye {n} (centre of a target)  :: fitó {m}
bullseye {n} (thick glass set into the side of a ship to let in light)  :: ull de bou {m}
bullshit {n} (deceitful statements, etc)  :: collonades {f-p}
bully {n} (pimp) SEE: pimp  ::
bumblebee {n} (genus of bee)  :: borinot {m}
bumfodder {n} (toilet paper) SEE: toilet paper  ::
bumfodder {n} (bureaucratic documents)  :: paperassa {f}
bumfuck {n} (sodomy) SEE: sodomy  ::
bump {n} (a light blow or jolting collision)  :: sotrac {m}
bumper {n} (impact absorber on a vehicle)  :: para-xocs {m}
bun {n} (A small bread roll, often sweetened or spiced)  :: panellet {m}, pasta {m}, brioix {m}, llesca {m}
bun {n} (A tight roll of hair worn at the back of the head)  :: monya {f}, trossa {f}
bunch {n} (a group of a number of similar things)  :: raïm {m}
bunch {n} (an informal body of friends)  :: colla {f}
bundle {n} (group of objects held together by wrapping or tying)  :: feix {m}
bundle {n} (package wrapped or tied up for carrying)  :: farcell {m}
bung {n} (bribe) SEE: bribe  ::
bunion {n} (bump on the big toe)  :: galindó {m}
bunker {n} (hardened shelter)  :: búnquer {m}
bunker {n} (large container for storing coal)  :: carbonera {f}
bunny {n} (young rabbit)  :: catxap {m}, conillet {m}
bunny {n} (women in a costume of rabbit ears and tail)  :: conilleta {f}
bunt {n} (baseball: ball intentionally hit softly)  :: toc {m}
buoy {n} (nautical: a moored float)  :: boia {f}
buoy {v} (To keep afloat or aloft.)  :: aboiar
buoy {v} (To mark with a buoy.)  :: aboiar
burden {n} (heavy load)  :: càrrega {f}, carga
burdensome {adj} (of or like a burden; arduous or demanding)  :: gravós
Burdigalian {prop}  :: Burdigalià
bureau {n} (office (room)) SEE: office  ::
bureaucracy {n} (system of administration)  :: burocràcia {f}
bureaucrat {n} (An official in a bureaucracy)  :: buròcrata {m} {f}
bureaucratic {adj} (of or pertaining to bureaucracy)  :: burocràtic
burette {n} (glass tube with fine gradations and a stopcock used for titration, etc.)  :: bureta {f}
burglar {n} (thief who steals from premises)  :: lladre {m} {f}
Burgundian {n} (an inhabitant of Burgundy)  :: borgonyó {m}
Burgundian {n} (а member of the Burgundians, an East Germanic tribe)  :: burgundi {m}
Burgundian {prop} (the old Burgundian language)  :: burgundi {m}
Burgundian {prop} (the modern Burgundian language)  :: borgonyó {m}
Burgundian {adj} (pertaining to Burgundy, its people or its language)  :: borgonyó {m}
Burgundy {prop} (region)  :: Borgonya {f}
burial {n} (interment)  :: enterrament {m}
burial chamber {n} (chamber used to bury the dead)  :: cambra funerària {f}
buried {adj} (Placed in a grave at a burial)  :: enterrat {m}
burin {n} (chisel)  :: burí {m}
burka {n} (female garment that covers the whole body)  :: burca {m}
Burma {prop} (Southeast Asian country (former name), see also: Myanmar)  :: Birmània {f}
Burmese {adj} (Of, from, or pertaining to Burma)  :: birmà
Burmese {n} (a person from Myanmar or of Burmese descent)  :: birmà {m}
Burmese {prop} (language)  :: birmà {m}
burn {n} (physical injury)  :: cremada {f}
burn {n} (act of burning something)  :: cremada {f}
burn {v} (cause to be consumed by fire)  :: cremar
burn {v} (be consumed by fire)  :: cremar
burning {adj} (so hot as to seem to burn (something))  :: ardent
burning {adj} (feeling very hot)  :: ardent
burning {adj} (feeling great passion)  :: ardent
burnisher {n} (implement)  :: brunyidor {m}
burn the midnight oil {v} (work through the night)  :: cremar-se les celles
burocracy {n} (structure and regulations in place to control activity)  :: burocràcia {f}
burocratic {adj} (of or pertaining to bureaucracy)  :: burocràtic
burp {n} (a softer belch)  :: rot {m}
burqa {n} (burka) SEE: burka  ::
burrow {n} (A tunnel or hole)  :: cau {m}
Burundi {prop} (a country in Eastern Africa)  :: Burundi {m}
bury {v} (inter a corpse in a grave or tomb)  :: enterrar
bury {v} (place in the ground)  :: enterrar
bury {v} (hide or conceal as if by covering with earth)  :: enterrar
bus {n} (vehicle)  :: autobús {m}
bus {n} (electrical conductor)  :: bus {m}
bus {n} (medical slang: ambulance) SEE: ambulance  ::
bush {n} (category of woody plant)  :: arbust {m}
business {n} (occupation, work or trade of a person)  :: negoci {m}
bust {n} (sculptural portrayal of a person's head and shoulders)  :: bust {m}
bust {n} (breasts and upper thorax of a woman)  :: bust {m}
bustard {n} (any of several birds of the family Otididae)  :: avitarda {f}
bustle {n} (excited activity)  :: bullícia {f}
bustle {v} (to move busily and energetically)  :: trafeguejar
busy {adj} (doing a great deal)  :: ocupat
but {conj} (except)  :: menys, excepte
but {conj} (rather)  :: però
but {conj} (although)  :: però, encara que
butane {n} (the organic compound)  :: butà {m}
butcher {n} (a person who prepares and sells meat)  :: carnisser {m}, carnissera {f}
butchery {n} (abattoir) SEE: abattoir  ::
butler {n} (manservant having charge of wines and liquors)  :: sommelier {m}
butler {n} (chief male servant)  :: majordom {m}
butt {n} (buttocks)  :: natja {f}
butt {n} (remnant of a smoked cigarette or cigar)  :: punta {f}, burilla {f}
butt {v} (to strike bluntly)  :: tossar
butter {n} (soft foodstuff made from milk)  :: mantega {f}
buttercup {n} (flower of the genus Narcissus) SEE: daffodil  ::
butterfly {n} (insect)  :: papallona {f}, [dialectal, dated] papalló {m}, [dialectal] papaió {m}, [dialectal] babaiana {f}, [dialectal] paloma {f}, [dialectal] palometa {f}
butterfly effect {n} (technical notion of sensitive dependence on initial conditions in chaos theory)  :: efecte papallona
buttermilk {n} (traditional buttermilk)  :: sèrum de mantega {m}
butter tea {n}  :: te amb mantega {m}
butter up {v} (to flatter)  :: afalagar, [archaic] fer lo bus
buttery {adj} (made with or tasting of butter)  :: mantegós
buttfuck {n} (sodomy) SEE: sodomy  ::
butthole {n} (anus) SEE: anus  ::
butt-naked {adj} (naked) SEE: naked  ::
buttock {n} (each of the two large fleshy halves of the posterior part of the body)  :: natja {f}
button {n} (knob or small disc serving as a fastener)  :: botó {m}
button {n} (a mechanical device meant to be pressed with a finger)  :: botó {m}
button {n} (in computer software, an on-screen control that can be selected)  :: botó {m}
button {n} (botany: a bud)  :: botó {m}, poncella {f}
button {n}  :: botó
button {v} (to fasten with a button)  :: botonar
button mushroom {n} (Agaricus bisporus)  :: xampinyó {m}
buttonwood {n} (mangrove) SEE: mangrove  ::
buttress {n} (brick or stone structure built against another structure to support it)  :: contrafort {m}
butyl {n} (Any of four isomeric univalent hydrocarbon radicals, C4H9)  :: butil {m}
buy {v} (to obtain something with money)  :: comprar
buyable {adj} (that can be bought)  :: comprable
buzzard {n} (bird of the genus Buteo)  :: aligot {m}, zopilot {m}
buzzard {n} (scavenging bird) SEE: vulture  ::
by {prep} (not later than)  :: per a
by {prep} (indication of passive voice)  :: per
by {prep} (indicates creator of a work)  :: per
by accident {adv} (accidentally) SEE: accidentally  ::
by and by {adv} (soon) SEE: soon  ::
by and large {adv} (mostly, generally; with few exceptions)  :: en general
Byblos {prop} (port city in Lebanon)  :: Biblos
by chance {prep} (Accidental(ly) or unexpected(ly))  :: per atzar
by dint of {prep} (because of) SEE: because of  ::
by dint of {prep} (by means of) SEE: by means of  ::
bye {interj} (short for goodbye)  :: adéu
by far {prep} (to a large extent)  :: de molt
by foot {adv} (on foot) SEE: on foot  ::
by hand {prep} (manually) SEE: manually  ::
by hand {prep} (manually)  :: a mà
by heart {prep} (knowing completely)  :: de cor, de memòria
by means of {prep} (By using)  :: mitjançant
bypass {n} (road)  :: apartador {m}, variant {f}, camí secundari {m}, ronda {m} (carretera)
bypass {n} (circumvention)  :: desviació {f}
bypass {n} (section of pipe)  :: derivació {f}, canal de derivació, canal d'alimentació
bypass {n} (electrical shunt)  :: canal de derivació, canal d'alimentació
bypass {n} (alternative passage for a bodily fluid)  :: bypass {m} (per al cor: anastomosi de derivació per a revascularització cardíaca)
byproduct {n} (secondary or additional product)  :: subproducte {m}
by-product {n} (side effect)  :: subproducte {m}
by the Grace of God {prep} (By divine right)  :: per la gràcia de Déu
by the skin of one's teeth {prep} (barely, closely)  :: pels pèls
by the time {prep} (when) SEE: when  ::
by the way {prep} (incidentally)  :: per cert
Byzantine {adj} (of or pertaining to Byzantium)  :: bizantí
Byzantine {adj} (belonging to the civilisation of the Eastern-Roman empire)  :: bizantí {m}, bizantina {f}
Byzantine {n} (native of Byzantine Empire)  :: bizantí {m}, bizantina {f}
Byzantine Empire {prop} (an ancient Greek-speaking empire of Eastern Europe)  :: Imperi Bizantí
Byzantium {prop} (Byzantine Empire) SEE: Byzantine Empire  ::
Byzantium {prop} (ancient Greek city)  :: Bizanci