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qadi {n} (judge in Islam)  :: cadi {m}
Qatar {prop} (a country in the Middle East)  :: Catar {m}
Qatari {n} (Person from Qatar or of Qatari descent)  :: catari {m} {f}, catariano {m}
Qatari {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Qatar or the Qatari people)  :: catari, catariano
QED {interj} (quod erat demonstrandum)  :: CQD, QED
Q fever {n} (pathology)  :: febre Q {f}
qi {n} (chi) SEE: chi  ::
qigong {n} (system of breathing control)  :: qigong {m}, qi-gong {m}
Qin {prop} (Ancient Chinese state)  :: Qin {m}
Qin {prop} (Ancient Chinese dynasty)  :: Qin {m-p}
Q-tip {n} (type of cotton swab) SEE: cotton swab  ::
quack {n} (sound made by a duck)  :: quac {m}
quack {v} (to make a noise like a duck)  :: grasnar, grasnir, grassitar, gracitar
quack {n} (fraudulent or incompetent doctor of medicine)  :: mata-sanos {m} {f}
quack {n} (charlatan)  :: charlatão {m}
quack {n} (doctor)  :: curandeiro {m}
quackery {n} (the practice of fraudulent medicine)  :: curandeirismo {m}
quacksalver {n} (one falsely claiming to possess medical or other skills)  :: charlatão {m}
quad {adj} (quadrilateral) SEE: quadrilateral  ::
quadrangle {n} (quadrilateral) SEE: quadrilateral  ::
quadrant {n} (section)  :: quadrante {m}
quadrant {n} (region of the Cartesian plane)  :: quadrante {m}
quadrant {n} (fourth of a circle)  :: quadrante {m}
quadrant {n} (measuring device)  :: quadrante {m}
quadratic {adj} (of a class of polynomial of the form y )  :: quadrático
quadratic equation {n} (second-degree equation)  :: equação quadrática {f}
quadrature amplitude modulation {n} (method of sending information)  :: modulação de amplitude em quadratura {f}
quadri- {prefix} (four)  :: quadri-
quadriga {n} (Roman racing chariot and team of four horses)  :: quadriga {f}
quadrilateral {n} (polygon having four sides)  :: quadrilátero {m}, quadrângulo {m}
quadrilateral {adj} (having four sides)  :: quadrilátero, quadrilateral
quadrillion {num} (a thousand trillion, 1015)  :: quatrilhão {m}, quatrilião {m}, quadrilhão {m}
quadrillion {num} (a million trillion, 1024)  :: quatrilhão {m}
quadriplegic {n} (one who suffers from quadriplegia)  :: tetraplégico {m}, quadriplégico {m}
quadripole {n} (electrical circuit with two pairs of external terminals)  :: quadripolo {m}
quadruped {n} (a four-footed or four-legged animal)  :: quadrúpede {m}
quadruple {adj} (being four times as long, as big or as many of something)  :: quádruplo
quadrupole {n} (a magnet with two north poles and two south poles)  :: quadrupolo {m}
quaff {v} (to drink or imbibe)  :: tragar
quaffle {n} (ball used in Quidditch)  :: quaffle {f} [Portugal], goles {f} [Brazil]
quagga {n} (subspecies of zebra, Equus quagga quagga)  :: quagga {m}, quaga {m}
quagmire {n} (swampy ground)  :: pântano {m}, charco {m}, brejo {m}, paul {m}
quagmire {n} (perilous, mixed up and troubled situation)  :: confusão {f}
quail {n} (any of several small game birds)  :: codorna {f}, codorniz {f}
quaint {adj} (old-fashioned charm)  :: encanto {m}
quaint {adj} (interestingly strange)  :: curioso
quake {n} (earthquake) SEE: earthquake  ::
Quaker {n} (believer of the Quaker faith)  :: quacre {m} {f}, quáquer {m} {f}
qualification {n} (act or process of qualifying)  :: qualificação {f}
qualification {n} (ability or attribute)  :: qualificação {f}
qualification {n} (process of deciding the running order)  :: qualificação {f}
qualified {adj} (meeting requirements)  :: qualificado
qualified majority {n} (majority that reaches a preset threshold level)  :: maioria qualificada {f}
qualitative {adj} (of descriptions or distinctions based on some quality rather than on some quantity)  :: qualitativo
qualitative {adj} ((chemistry) of a form of analysis that yields the identity of a compound)  :: qualitativo
quality {n} (level of excellence)  :: qualidade {f}
quality {n} (differentiating property or attribute)  :: qualidade {f}
quality {n} (archaic: social position)  :: alta classe {f}
quality {n} (degree to which a man-made object or system is free from bugs and flaws)  :: qualidade {f}
quality {adj} (being of good worth)  :: de qualidade
quality of life {n} (general well-being of individuals and societies)  :: qualidade de vida {f}
qualm {n} (sudden feeling of apprehension, doubt, fear etc.)  :: apreensão {f}, receio {m}
qualm {n} (sickly feeling of being ill at ease; sudden queasiness)  :: mal-estar {m}
qualm {n} (prick of the conscience, moral scrupule)  :: escrúpulo {m}
quandary {n} (a state of not knowing what to decide)  :: indecisão {f}
quandary {n} (a dilemma)  :: dilema
quantifier {n} (A word, such as all or many, that expresses a quantity)  :: quantificador {m}
quantifier {n} (A logical operator)  :: quantificador {m}
quantify {v} (to assign a quantity to)  :: quantificar
quantitative {adj} (of a measurement based on some quantity or number rather than on some quality)  :: quantitativo
quantitative {adj} (of a form of analysis that determines the amount of some element or compound in a sample)  :: quantitativo
quantitative easing {n} (monetary policy where the central bank creates money electronically)  :: flexibilização quantitativa {f}
quantity {n} (fundamental, generic term used when referring to the measurement)  :: quantidade {f}
quantity {n} (indefinite amount of something)  :: quantidade {f}
quantity {n} (specific measured amount)  :: quantidade {f}
quantity {n} (considerable measure or amount)  :: quantidade {f}
quantization {n}  :: quantizacão
quantum {n} (quantity)  :: quantidade {f}
quantum {n} (indivisible unit of a given quantity)  :: quantum {m}
quantum {adj} (involving quanta)  :: quântico
quantum dot {n} (fluorescent nanoparticle)  :: ponto quântico
quantum mechanics {n} (branch of physics)  :: mecânica quântica {f}
quantum theory {n} (quantum mechanics) SEE: quantum mechanics  ::
Quanzhou {prop} (a city of China)  :: Chincheu {f}, Quanzhou {f}
quarantine {n} (sanitary measure isolating infected people)  :: quarentena {f}
quarantine {n} (detention of ship)  :: quarentena {f}
quarantine {n} (place for isolating persons)  :: quarentena {f}
quarantine {n} (period of isolation)  :: quarentena {f}
quarantine {n} (any rigorous measure of isolation)  :: quarentena {f}
quarantine {n} (storage for suspected files)  :: quarentena {f}
quarantine {v} (to retain in obligatory isolation or separation as a sanitary prevention)  :: quarentenar
quark {n} ((physics) In the Standard Model, an elementary subatomic particle which forms matter)  :: quark {m}
quark {n} (soft creamy cheese)  :: quark {m}
quarrel {n} (verbal dispute or heated argument)  :: discussão {f}, querela {f}
quarrel {n} (ground of dispute; complaint)  :: queixa {f}
quarrel {v} (to contend, argue strongly, squabble)  :: discutir, querelar
quarrel {n} (square-headed arrow for a crossbow)  :: seta {f}
quarrel {v} (disagree) SEE: disagree  ::
quarry {n} (site for mining stone)  :: pedreira {f}
quarry {n} (animal which is hunted)  :: presa {f}
quart {n} (a unit of liquid capacity)  :: quarto {m}
quarter {n} (one of four equal parts)  :: quarto {m}, quarta parte {f}
quarter {n} (coin worth 25 cents)  :: moeda de vinte e cinco centavos {f}
quarter {n} (period of three months)  :: trimestre {m}
quarter {n} (section of a town)  :: quarteirão {m}
quarter bottle {n} (piccolo) SEE: piccolo  ::
quarter-final {n} (quarter-final) SEE: quarterfinal  ::
quarterfinal {n} (competition in a tournament whose winners go on to play in the two semifinals)  :: quartas de final
quarterly {adj} (occurring once every quarter year)  :: trimestral {m} {f}
quarterly {adj} (divided into four parts crosswise)  :: esquartelado
quarterly {adv} (once every quarter year)  :: trimestralmente
quartermaster {n} (officer responsible for supplies)  :: quartel-mestre {m}
quarter note {n} (quarter note) SEE: crotchet  ::
quarter of {n} (quarter to) SEE: quarter to  ::
quarter past {n} (translations for "quarter past one")  :: uma e quinze
quarter to {n} (fifteen minutes before the next hour)  :: quinze para
quarter to {n} (example: quarter to two)  :: quinze para as duas
quartet {n} (music composition in four parts)  :: quarteto {m}
quartet {n} (four musicians who perform a piece of music together)  :: quarteto {m}
quartet {n} (group of four)  :: quarteto {m}
quartz {n} (mineral)  :: quartzo {m}, quarço {m}
quartzite {n} (metamorphic rock)  :: quartzito {m}
quasar {n} (An extragalactic object)  :: quasar {m}
quash {v} (to void or suppress (a subpoena, decision))  :: anular, cassar
Quasimodo {n} (day)  :: quasímodo {m}
quasiparticle {n} (entity that has some characteristics of a distinct particle)  :: quasipartícula {f}
quaternary {adj} (of fourth rank or order)  :: quaternário
Quaternary {prop} (geological period)  :: Quaternário {m}
quatrain {n} (a stanza of four lines)  :: quarteto {m}, quadra {f}
quaver {n} ((music) an eighth note)  :: colcheia {f}
quay {n} (structure for loading and unloading vessels)  :: cais {m}
qubit {n} (quantum bit)  :: qubit {m}
queasy {adj} (experiencing or causing nausea or uneasiness)  :: enjoado
Quebec {prop} (province)  :: Quebec {f}
Quebec {prop} (city)  :: Quebec {f}
Quebecer {n} (native or inhabitant of Quebec)  :: quebequense
quebracho {n} (South American tree with hard, tannin-rich wood)  :: quebracho {m}
Quechua {prop} (language)  :: quíchua
queen {n} (female monarch)  :: rainha {f}
queen {n} (wife of a king)  :: rainha {f}
queen {n} (chess piece)  :: dama {f}, rainha {f}
queen {n} (playing card)  :: dama {f}
queen {n} (powerful or forceful female person)  :: soberana {f}
queen {n} (slang: male homosexual)  :: bicha {f}, veado {m}
queen {n} (reproductive female animal in a hive)  :: rainha {f}
queen {n} (adult female cat)  :: gata {f}
queen {v} (to make a queen)  :: coroar (rainha)
queen {v} (chess: to convert a pawn into a queen)  :: promover
Queen Anne's lace {n} (Anthriscus sylvestris) SEE: cow parsley  ::
queen bee {n} (reproductive female bee)  :: abelha-rainha {f}, abelha-mestra {f}
queen consort {n} (wife of a reigning king)  :: rainha consorte
Queensland {prop} (Australian state)  :: Queensland {m}
queer {adj} (weird, odd, different)  :: bizarro, estranho
queer {adj} (slang: homosexual)  :: bicha {f}, viado {m}
queer {n} (slang: homosexual) SEE: fag  ::
quell {n} (transitive: to take the life of; to kill) SEE: kill  ::
quell {n} (transitive: to subdue, put down)  :: sedar
quench {v} (satisfy a thirst)  :: saciar/matar a sede
quench {v} (extinguish a flame)  :: apagar
quench {v} (cool rapidly by immersion)  :: resfriar, temperar (aço)
Quentin {prop} (male given name)  :: Quintino {m}
query {n} (question or inquiry)  :: pergunta {f}
query {n} (computing: set of instructions passed to a database)  :: consulta {f}, query {f}
query {v} (inquire)  :: perguntar
query {v} (ask a question)  :: perguntar
query {v} (question)  :: questionar
query {v} (computing: search database)  :: consultar
query language {n} (computer language)  :: linguagem de consulta {f}
quest {n} (journey or effort in pursuit of a goal)  :: busca {f}
question {n} (talk; conversation; speech) SEE: talk  ::
question {n} (sentence, phrase or word)  :: questão {f}, pergunta {f}
question {n} (subject or topic)  :: questão {f}, tema {m}
question {n} (doubt or challenge)  :: questão {f}
question {v} (ask questions of)  :: questionar
question {v} (raise doubts about)  :: questionar
questionable {adj} (problematic; open to doubt or challenge)  :: questionável {m} {f}, contestável {m} {f}, duvidoso {m}, problemático {m}
questionable {adj} (of dubious respectability or morality)  :: questionável {m} {f}, dúbio {m}, suspeito {m}
questionably {adv} (in a questionable manner)  :: questionavelmente
questionary {n} (questionnaire) SEE: questionnaire  ::
questioner {n} (interrogator) SEE: interrogator  ::
questioning {n} (interrogation) SEE: interrogation  ::
question mark {n} (punctuation)  :: ponto de interrogação {m}
questionnaire {n} (form containing a list of questions)  :: questionário {m}
queue {n} (line of people)  :: fila {f}, alinhamento {m}
queue {n} (waiting list)  :: fila {f}
queue {n} (data structure)  :: fila {f} [FIFO], pilha {f} [LIFO]
queue {v} (put oneself at the end of a queue)  :: entrar na fila
queue {v} (arrange into a queue)  :: enfileirar
quibble {n} (a trivial or minor complaint, objection or argument)  :: minúcia {f}
quibble {v} (to complain or argue in a trivial or petty manner)  :: preocupar-se, preocupar-se com minúcias, discutir
quiche {n} (a kind of pie)  :: quiche {m} {f}
quick {adj} (moving with speed)  :: rápido, ligeiro, veloz, célere
quick {adj} (occurring in a short time)  :: rápido, ligeiro
quick {adj} (lively, witty)  :: rápido, ligeiro
quick {adj} (mentally agile, perceptive)  :: rápido, ligeiro
quicklime {n} (calcium oxide)  :: cal virgem {f}, cal viva {f}
quickly {adv} (rapidly, fast)  :: rápido, rapidamente
quickness {n} (rapidity of movement or activity)  :: rapidez {f}
quickness {n} (dexterity) SEE: dexterity  ::
quicksand {n} (type of sand)  :: areia movediça {f}
quicksilver {n} (mercury)  :: mercúrio {m}
Quidditch {n} (fictitious ball game)  :: quidditch {m} [Portugal], quadribol {m} [Brazil]
quid pro quo {n} (something understood as another)  :: quiproquó {m}
quiet {adj} (with little sound)  :: quieto, silencioso
quiet {adj} (having little motion)  :: quieto
quiet {adj} (not busy)  :: calmo, tranqüilo
quiet {adj} (not talking)  :: calado, silencioso
quiet {v} (to cause someone to become quiet)  :: silenciar, tranquilizar, acalmar
quiet {n} (absence of sound)  :: calada {f}, silêncio {m}
quiet {n} (absence of movement)  :: quietude {f}
quieten {v} (to become quiet)  :: acalmar-se
quietly {adv} (in a quiet manner)  :: silenciosamente
quill {n} (music: plectrum) SEE: plectrum  ::
quill {n} (pen made of feather)  :: pena {f}
quilt {n} (bed covering)  :: colcha {f}, edredom {m}
quince {n} (fruit)  :: marmelo {m}
quince {n} (tree)  :: marmelo {m}
quinceañera {n} (in Mexico, fifteenth birthday celebration for a young woman)  :: festa de debutante {f}, festa de quinze anos {f}
quincunx {n} (coin) SEE: coin  ::
quincunx {n} (arrangement of five units)  :: quina {f}
quinine {n} (alkaloid used to treat malaria)  :: quinina {f}, quinino {m}
quinoa {n} (Chenopodium quinoa)  :: quinoa {f}, quinua {f}
quinoline {n} (any of a class of hetercyclic compounds)  :: quinoleína {f}
quintal {n} (one hundred kilograms)  :: quintal
quintessence {n} (most perfect example of its type)  :: quintessência {f}
quintessential {adj} (of the nature of a quintessence)  :: quintessencial, quinta-essencial
quintet {n} ((music) a composition in five parts)  :: quinteto {m}
quintet {n} ((music) a group of five musicians)  :: quinteto {m}
quintet {n} (any group of five)  :: quinteto {m}
quintillion {num} (a billion billion, 1018)  :: quintilhão {m}, quintilião {m}
quintillion {num} (a million quadrillion, 1030)  :: nonilhão {m}, nonilião {m}
quintillion {n} (any very large number)  :: zilhão {m}
quintuple {n} (a five fold amount)  :: quíntuplo, quíntupla
quintuple {v} (a five fold amount)  :: quintuplicar
quintuple {adj} (fivefold) SEE: fivefold  ::
quintuplet {n} (one of a group of five babies born from the same mother during the same birth)  :: quíntuplo {m}, quíntupla {f}
quipu {n} (recording device of knotted cords)  :: quipo {m}
quirk {n} (idiosyncrasy)  :: idiossincrasia {f}, peculiaridade {f}, mania {f}
quirky {adj} (given to quirks or idiosyncrasies)  :: peculiar
quisling {n} (traitor)  :: quisling {m}
quit {v} (to leave)  :: sair, abandonar
quit {v} (to give up, stop doing something)  :: parar, desistir
quite {adv} (to the greatest extent; completely)  :: totalmente, completamente, bastante
quite {adv} (in a fully justified sense; truly)  :: completamente, totalmente
quite {adv} (to a moderate extent)  :: bem, bastante, razoavelmente
Quito {prop} (capital of Ecuador)  :: Quito {f}
quiver {n} (arrow container)  :: aljava {f}, fáretra {f}, carcás {m}
quiver {v} (shake or move with slight and tremulous motion)  :: tremer, estremecer
quixotic {adj} (possessing or acting with the desire to do noble and romantic deeds, without thought of realism and practicality)  :: quixotesco
quiz {n} (competition in the answering of questions)  :: quiz {m}
quod erat demonstrandum {phrase} (Latin proverb)  :: quod erat demonstrandum, como queríamos demonstrar
quorum {n} (minimum number of members required)  :: quórum {m}
quota {n} (proportional part or share; share or proportion assigned to each in a division)  :: cota {f}, quota {f}
quota {n} (form of protectionism)  :: quota {f}
quotation {n} (fragment of a human expression)  :: citação {f}
quotation mark {n} (quotation marks) SEE: quotation marks  ::
quotation marks {n} (Note: These languages use “◌”-style marks or other styles as indicated. Some are singular and some plural.)  :: aspa {f} [«◌»] or [“◌”] [Portugal], ["◌"] or [“◌”] [Brazil], aspas {f-p}
quote {n} (a statement attributed to someone else)  :: citação {f}
quote {n} (a quotation mark)  :: aspa {f}
quote {n} (a summary of work to be done with a set price)  :: orçamento {m}
quote {v} (to refer to a statement that has been made by someone else)  :: citar
quote {v} (to prepare a summary of work to be done and set a price)  :: orçar
quote {v} (to name the current price)  :: cotar
quotidian {adj} (daily)  :: cotidiano, quotidiano
quotidian {adj} (common, mundane)  :: cotidiano, quotidiano
quotient {n} (number resulting from division)  :: quociente {m}
quotient {n} (quotum or quota)  :: cota {m}
Qur'an {prop} (the Islamic holy book)  :: Corão {m}, Alcorão {m}
Qur'an {prop} (a copy of the Qur'an)  :: Alcorão {m}, Corão {m}