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{prop} (Norse mythological figure) :: Ve
vacancy {n} (unoccupied position) :: vaga {f}
vacancy {n} (available room) :: vaga {f}
vacant {adj} (not occupied) :: vago
vacate {v} (to move out) :: vacar, vagar
vacation {n} (freedom from some business or activity) :: férias
vacation {n} (official holiday period) :: feriado
vacation {n} (holiday, period of leisure time) :: férias {f-p}, vacação {f}, tolerância
vacation {n} (the act of vacating something; moving out of something) :: vacação {f}, vagação {f}, vacatura {f}, vagatura {f}
vacation {v} (to spend or take a vacation) :: sair de férias
vacationer {n} (someone who is on vacation) SEE: holiday-maker ::
vaccinate {v} (treat with a vaccine) :: vacinar
vaccination {n} (inoculation with a vaccine) :: vacinação {f}
vaccine {n} (substance meant to stimulate production of antibodies) :: vacina {f}
vacillate {v} (to sway unsteadily from one side to the other) :: vacilar
vacillate {v} (to swing from one course of action or opinion to another) :: vacilar
vacillate {v} (to be changeable, or inconsistent in speech or action) :: vacilar
vacuity {n} (emptiness) :: vacuidade {f}
vacuity {n} (vacuum) :: vácuo {m}
vacuity {n} (idleness) :: inatividade {f}
vacuity {n} (a pointless or inane remark) :: vacuidade {f}
vacuüm {n} (vacuum) SEE: vacuum ::
vacuole {n} (large membrane-bound vesicle) :: vacúolo {m}
vacuum {n} (region of space that contains no matter) :: vácuo {m}
vacuum {v} (transitive: to clean with a vacuum cleaner) :: aspirar
vacuum {v} (intransitive: to use a vacuum cleaner) :: aspirar
vacuum {n} (vacuum cleaner) SEE: vacuum cleaner ::
vacuum cleaner {n} (machine for cleaning) :: aspirador {m}, aspirador de pó {m}
vacuum flask {n} (a bottle, flask or similar vessel having a vacuum between its inner and outer silvered walls) SEE: thermos ::
vacuum tube {n} (electrical device) :: válvula termiônica {f}, válvula {f}
vade mecum {n} (referential book) :: vade-mécum {m} {f}, manual {m}, apostila {f}
Vaduz {prop} (capital of Liechtenstein) :: Vaduz {f}
vagabond {n} (a person on a trip of indeterminate destination and/or length of time) :: vagabundo {m}
vagabond {n} (a bum, a hobo, a tramp, a homeless person) :: andarilho {m}
vagary {n} (An erratic, unpredictable occurrence or action) :: extravagância {f}
vagary {n} (An impulsive or illogical desire; a caprice) :: capricho {m}
vagina {n} (anatomical sense) :: vagina {f}
vagina {n} (vulva) SEE: vulva ::
vaginal {adj} (of the vagina) :: vaginal
vaginally {adv} (via the vagina) :: vaginalmente
vaginal sex {n} (vaginal sex) :: sexo vaginal
vaginismus {n} (muscular contraction) :: vaginismo {m}
vagrancy {n} (being a vagrant) :: andarilhagem {f}
vagrant {n} (person without a home or job) :: andarilho {m}
vagrant {n} (wanderer) :: andarilho {m}
vague {adj} (not clearly expressed) :: vago {m}
vague {adj} (not having a precise meaning) :: vago {m}
vague {adj} (not clearly defined, grasped, or understood) :: vago {m}
vague {adj} (not clearly felt or sensed) :: vago {m}
vague {adj} (not thinking or expressing one’s thoughts clearly or precisely) :: vago {m}
vague {adj} (lacking expression) :: vago {m}
vague {adj} (not sharply outlined) :: vago {m}
vaguely {adv} (in a vague manner) :: vagamente
vagueness {n} (condition of being unclear) :: vagueza {f}, vaguidão {f}, vaguidade {f}
vaguery {n} (condition of being vague) SEE: vagueness ::
vaguery {n} (thing which is vague) SEE: vagueness ::
vaguery {n} (vagaries) SEE: vagary ::
vain {adj} (overly proud of one's appearance) :: vaidoso {m}, vão
vain {adj} (based on very little substance) :: vazio
vain {adj} (pointless, futile) :: vão
vainglorious {adj} (with excessive vanity or unwarranted pride) :: vanglorioso {m}
vainglory {n} (excessive vanity) :: vanglória {f}
vainglory {n} (boastful, unwarranted pride) :: vanglória {f}
vainglory {n} (vain, ostentatious display) :: vanglória {f}
vainglory {n} (a regarding of oneself with undue favor) :: vanglória {f}
vair {n} (heraldic fur) :: veiro {m}
valedictorian {n} (farewell speech giver) :: orador
valence {n} (chemistry: combining capacity) :: valência {f}
valence {n} (chemistry: number of binding sites of a molecule) :: valência {f}
valence {n} (linguistics: number of arguments that a verb can have) :: valência {f}
Valencia {prop} (capital of the Valencian Community) :: Valência {f}
Valencia {prop} (city in Venezuala) :: Valência {f}
Valencian {prop} (person from Valencia) :: valenciano {m}, valenciana {f}
Valencian Community {prop} (autonomous community in Spain) :: Comunidade Valenciana {f}, Valência {f}
Valentine {n} (male given name) :: Valentim {m}, Valentino {m}
Valentine's Day {prop} (Saint Valentine's Day) :: Dia dos Namorados {m}, Dia de São Valentim {m}
valerian {n} (Valeriana officinalis) :: valeriana {f}
Valerie {prop} (female given name) :: Valéria
valet {n} (a person employed to clean or park cars) :: valet {m} {f}
valet-de-chambre {n} (valet) SEE: valet ::
Valhalla {prop} (in Norse mythology, the home of warriors slain gloriously in battle) :: Valhalla {m} {f}, Valhala {m} {f}, Walhala {m} {f}
valiant {adj} (showing courage or determination) :: valente
valid {adj} (acceptable, proper or correct) :: válido
validate {v} (render valid) :: validar
validate {v} (check the validity of) :: validar
validation {n} (the act of validating something) :: validação {f}
validator {n} (one who validates) :: validador {m}
validator {n} (something that validates) :: validador {m}
validity {n} (the state of being valid, authentic or genuine) :: validez {f}, validade {f}
validity {n} (having legal force) :: validade {f}
valine {n} (essential amino acid C5H11NO2) :: valina {f}
valise {n} (luggage) :: valise {f}
valkyrie {n} (any of the female attendants, or handmaidens of Odin) :: valquíria {f}
Valle d'Aosta {prop} (region of northwestern Italy) :: Vale de Aosta {m}
Valletta {prop} (capital of Malta) :: Valletta {f}, Valeta {f}
valley {n} (elongated depression between hills or mountains) :: vale {m}
valley girl {n} (superficial woman) :: patricinha {f} [Brazil], betinha {f} [Portugal]
valor {n} (value, worth) SEE: value ::
valor {n} (strength of mind in regard to danger) SEE: valour ::
valour {n} (value) SEE: value ::
valour {n} (strength of mind in regard to danger) :: bravura {f}, valentia {f}
valuable {adj} (having a great value) :: valioso
value {n} (quality (positive or negative) that renders something desirable or valuable) :: valor {m}, valia {f}
value {n} (degree of importance given to something) :: apreço {m}
value {n} (amount (of money, goods or services) that is considered to be a fair equivalent for something else) :: valor {m}
value {n} (relative duration of a musical note) :: valor {m}
value {n} (relative darkness or lightness of a color) :: valor {m}
value {n} (numerical quantity measured or assigned or computed) :: valor {m}
value {n} (ideal accepted by some individual or group) :: valor {m}, ideal {m}
value {v} (to estimate the value of) :: valorar
value {v} (to fix or determine the value of) :: valorar
value {v} (to regard highly) :: valorizar
value {v} (to hold dear) :: valorizar, apreciar
value added tax {n} (tax levied on added value of an exchange) :: [Portugal] imposto sobre valor acrescentado {m}, [Brazil] imposto sobre a circulação de mercadorias {m}
valve {n} (device that controls flow of gas or fluid) :: válvula {f}
valve {n} (device in an internal combustion engine) :: válvula {f}
valve {n} (in anatomy) :: válvula {f}, valva {f}
valve {n} (vacuum tube) SEE: vacuum tube ::
valvulopathy {n} (disease or disorder of the valves of the heart) :: valvulopatia {f}
vamp {v} (to seduce or exploit someone) SEE: exploit ::
vampire {n} (mythological creature) :: vampiro {m}
vampire {n} (bat) :: vampiro {m}, morcego-vampiro {m}
vampire bat {n} (bat of the subfamily Desmodontinae) :: morcego-vampiro {m}
vampiress {n} (female vampire) :: vampira {f}
vampiric {adj} (vampiric) :: vampírico
vampirism {n} (extortion) SEE: extortion ::
van {n} (a (covered) vehicle used for carrying goods) :: furgão {m}, van {f}
van {n} (enclosed railway vehicle) :: vagão {m}
vanadinite {n} (mineral) :: vanadinita
vanadium {n} (chemical element) :: vanádio {m}
Vancouver {prop} (city) :: Vancouver
vandal {n} (person who destroys or damages property) :: vândalo {m}
Vandal {n} (member of an ancient east Germanic tribe) :: vândalo {m}
vandalic {adj} (having the nature of vandalism) :: vandálico
Vandalic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Vandals) :: vândalo, vandálico
Vandalic {prop} (extinct East Germanic language) :: vandálico {m}
vandalise {v} (to needlessly destroy) :: vandalizar
vandalism {n} (needless damage or destruction of property) :: vandalismo {m}
vandalize {v} (vandalise) SEE: vandalise ::
Van de Graaff generator {n} (device in which an electric charge is built up by means of a moving belt) :: gerador Van de Graaff {m}
van der Waals force {n} (weak attraction) :: força de van der Waals {f}, atração de van der Waals {f}
Van Diemen's Land {prop} (former name of Tasmania) :: Terra de Van Diemen {f}
vane {n} (curved surface radially mounted along an axis) :: aleta {f}
vane {n} (ornithology: flattened web-like part of a feather) :: vexilo {m}
vane {n} (weather vane) SEE: weather vane ::
Vanessa {prop} (female given name) :: Vanessa {f}
Van Gogh {prop} (van Gogh) :: van Gogh {m}
vanguard {n} (leading units of an army) :: vanguarda {f}, anteguarda {f}
vanguard {n} (forefront of any group or movement) :: vanguarda {f}
vanilla {n} (orchid) :: baunilha
vanilla {n} (fruit) :: baunilha {f}
vanilla {n} (natural extract) :: baunilha {f}
vanilla {n} (flavor) :: baunilha {f}
vanilla {n} (artificial extract) :: baunilha {f}
vanish {v} (become invisible or to move out of view unnoticed) :: desaparecer, esvair, sumir
vanish {v} (mathematics: to become equal to zero) :: anular-se
vanishment {n} (disappearance) SEE: disappearance ::
vanity {n} (excessive pride) :: vaidade {f}
vanity {n} (dressing table) SEE: dressing table ::
vanquish {v} (to defeat, to overcome) :: derrotar, vencer, superar
vantage point {n} (place or position affording a good view) :: mirante {m}
vantage point {n} (point of view) SEE: point of view ::
Vanuatu {prop} (Republic of Vanuatu) :: Vanuatu
vapor {n} (the gaseous state of a substance that is normally a solid or liquid) :: vapor {m}
vapor {v} (intransitive: to become vapor) SEE: evaporate ::
vapor {v} (transitive: to turn into vapor) SEE: vaporize ::
vaporization {n} (conversion of a solid to gas) :: vaporização {f}
vaporize {v} (turn into vapour) :: vaporizar
vapour {n} (vapor) SEE: vapor ::
vapour {n} (steam) SEE: steam ::
Varangian {n} (member of a Scandinavian tribe) :: varangiano {m}
Varangian {n} (member of the imperial body guard at Constantinople from 955) :: varangiano {m}
varanid {n} (any lizard of the genus Varanus) :: varanídeo {m}
varenik {n} (varenyky) SEE: varenyky ::
vareniki {n} (varenyky) SEE: varenyky ::
varenyk {n} (varenyky) SEE: varenyky ::
varenyky {n} (a kind of dumplings) :: vareniki {m-p}
Varese {prop} (capital) :: Varese
variability {n} (state) :: variabilidade {f}
variability {n} (degree) :: variabilidade
variable {adj} (able to vary) :: variável
variable {adj} (likely to vary) :: variável
variable {adj} (marked by diversity or difference) :: variável
variable {adj} (mathematics: having no fixed quantitative value) :: variável
variable {n} (something that is variable) :: variável {f}
variable {n} (something whose value may be dictated or discovered) :: variável {f}
variable {n} (mathematics: a quantity that may assume any one of a set of values) :: variável {f}
variable {n} (mathematics: a symbol representing a variable) :: variável {f}
variable {n} (computing: a named mutable piece of storage) :: variável {f}
variable antshrike {n} (Thamnophilus caerulescens) :: [Brazil]: choca-da-mata
variably {adv} (in a variable manner) :: variavelmente
variance {n} (act of varying or the state of being variable) :: variância {f}
variance {n} (second central moment in probability (statistics)) :: variância {f}
variant {adj} (variable) SEE: variable ::
variant {n} (something slightly different) :: variante {f}
variation {n} (the act or state of varying) :: variação {f}
variation {n} (related but distinct thing) :: variação {f}, variante {f}
variation {n} (a musical technique based on an altered repetition of a theme) :: variação {f}
varicocele {n} (varicose veins in the area of the scrotum) :: varicocele {f}
varicose vein {n} (abnormally swollen or dilated vein) :: variz, varizes
variegated {adj} (streaked or spotted with a variety of colours) :: variegado
variety {n} (variation of something) :: variedade {f}
variety {n} (state of constant change) :: variação {f}
variety {n} (rank in a taxonomic classification) :: variedade {f}
variety {n} (linguistics: term used for a specific form of a language) :: variedade {f}
variety is the spice of life {proverb} (variety is what makes life interesting) :: diversidade é o tempero da vida
variogram {n} (a function of the spatial dependence of variance; a graph of this function) :: variograma {f}
variolous {adj} (of or pertaining to smallpox) :: variólico, varioloso
various {adj} (an eclectic range of) :: vários
Varna {prop} (city in Bulgaria) :: Varna {f}
varnish {n} (transparent paint) :: verniz {m}
varnish {n} (a deceptively showy appearance) :: verniz {m}
varnish {v} (to apply varnish) :: envernizar
varnish {v} (to cover up with varnish) :: envernizar
varnish {v} (to gloss over a defect) :: envernizar
varsity {n} (university) SEE: university ::
vary {v} (to change something with time or a similar parameter) :: variar
vary {v} (not to remain constant) :: variar
vary {v} (to display difference) :: variar
vary {v} (to act different from usual) :: variar
vary {v} (to institute a change in) SEE: modify ::
vascular {adj} (of, pertaining to or containing vessels) :: vascular
vas deferens {n} (vas deferens) :: ducto deferente, canal deferente
vase {n} (container used mainly for displaying flowers) :: vaso {m}
vasectomy {n} (male sterilization) :: vasectomia {f}
Vasily {prop} (given name) :: Vassili {m}, Vasili {m}
vasoconstriction {n} (constriction of a blood vessel) :: vasoconstrição {f}
vasoconstrictive {adj} (that causes vasocontriction) :: vasoconstritor
vasoconstrictor {n} (substance that causes vasoconstriction) :: vasoconstritor {m}
vasopressin {n} (an antidiuretic hormone secreted by the pituitary gland) :: vasopressina {f}
vassal {n} (grantee of a fief) :: vassalo {m}
vassal {n} (servant) :: vassalo {m}, servo {m}
vast {adj} (very large or wide (literally or figuratively)) :: vasto {m}, vasta {f}
vat {n} (a large tub, such as is used for making wine or for tanning) :: tonel {m}, tina {f}
VAT {n} (value-added tax) :: IVA
vates {n} (divinely inspired poet) :: vate {m} {f}
Vatican {prop} (state) :: Vaticano {m}
Vatican {adj} (Relating to the Vatican City state) :: vaticano
Vatican City {prop} (State of the Vatican City) :: Vaticano
Vatican City State {prop} (official name of Vatican City) :: Estado da Cidade do Vaticano {m}
Vaticanian {adj} (Vatican) SEE: Vatican ::
vault {n} (arched masonry structure) :: abóbada {f}
vault {n} (figuratively: anything resembling a vault) :: abóbada {f}
vault {v} (to build as or cover with vault) :: abobadar
vault {n} (crypt) SEE: crypt ::
vaunt {v} (speak boastfully) SEE: boast ::
vav {n} (Hebrew letter) :: vav {m}
Vayu {prop} (god of wind in Hinduism) :: Vayu {m}
veal {n} (flesh of a calf) :: vitela {f}
veche {n} (a popular assembly in medieval Slavic countries) :: vetche {m}
vector {n} (directed quantity) :: vector {m}
vector {n} (aviation: chosen course or direction for motion) :: vector {m}
vector {n} (carrier of a disease-causing agent) :: vetor
vector field {n} (construction) :: campo vetorial
vectorial {adj} (of or pertaining to a vector) :: vectorial
vector product {n} (vector with size given by the product of two vectors) :: produto vectorial {m}, produto externo {m}
vector space {n} (mathematics) :: espaço vetorial {m}
Veda {prop} (Sanskrit scriptures) :: Veda {m}
Vedic {adj} (Of or pertaining to the Vedas) :: védico
Vedic {adj} (Of or relating to the Sanskrit language of the Vedas) :: védico
Vedic Sanskrit {prop} (language) :: sânscrito védico {m}
vee {n} (name of the letter V, v) :: {m}
veer {v} ((transitive: to turn) :: virar
vegan {adj} (relating to vegans or veganism) :: vegano {m}, vegana {f}
vegan {n} (supporter of veganism) :: vegano {m}
Vegan {n} (someone from Vega) :: vegano {m}
veganism {n} (Eating neither meat nor other animal products) :: veganismo {m}
vegetable {n} (any plant) :: vegetal {m}
vegetable {n} (a plant raised for some edible part of it) :: verdura {f}, hortaliça {f}, legume {m}
vegetable {n} (edible part of such a plant) :: legume {m}
vegetable {n} (a person whose brain has been damaged) :: vegetal {m}
vegetable {adj} (of or relating to plants) :: vegetal
vegetable {adj} (of or relating to vegetables) :: leguminoso
vegetable garden {n} (vegetable garden) :: horta {f}, quintal {m}, horto {m}
vegetable lamb {n} (legendary plant believed to grow sheep from its branches) :: cordeiro vegetal {m}, cordeiro vegetal da Tartária {m}, borametz {m}
vegetable oil {n} (oil produced from plants) :: óleo vegetal {m}
vegetable soup {n} (soup made from mixed vegetables) :: sopa de vegetais {f}
vegetal {adj} (pertaining to vegetables or plants) :: vegetal {m} {f}
vegetal pole {n} (hemisphere of the blastula comprising large yolk cells dividing at a slower rate) :: polo vegetal {m}
vegetarian {n} (person who does not eat any animal flesh) :: vegetariano {m}, vegetariana {f}
vegetarian {n} (plant-eating animal) :: herbívoro {m}
vegetarian {adj} (relating to the type of diet eaten by vegetarians) :: vegetariano
vegetarianism {n} (practice of following a vegetarian diet) :: vegetarianismo {m}
vegetate {v} (To grow or sprout) :: vegetar
vegetate {v} (To live or spend a period of time in a dull, inactive, unchallenging way) :: vegetar
vegetation {n} (Plants) :: vegetação {f}
vehemence {n} (An intense concentration, force or power) :: veemência {f}
vehement {adj} (showing strong feelings; passionate; forceful or intense) :: veemente
vehemently {adv} (in a vehement manner) :: veementemente
vehicle {n} (conveyance) :: veículo {m}
vehicle {n} (medium) :: veículo {m}, meio {m}
Veii {prop} (Etruscan city) :: Veios {f}
veil {n} (something to hide an object) :: véu {m}
veil {n} (covering for a person or thing) :: véu {m}
veil {v} (dress in or decorate with a veil) :: velar
veil {v} (conceal with a veil) :: velar
vein {n} (blood vessel) :: veia {f}
vein {n} (thickened portion of a leaf) :: nervura {f}
vein {n} (stripe or streak in stone or other material) :: veio {m}
veisalgia {n} (unpleasant after-effects of the consumption of alcohol) SEE: hangover ::
velar {adj} (articulated at the soft palate) :: velar
velar {n} (a sound articulated at the soft palate) :: velar {f}
Velcro {prop} (fastener) :: velcro {m}
veld {n} (pasture land) :: veld {m}
velleity {n} (lowest degree of desire) :: veleidade {f}, capricho {m}
velleity {n} (slight wish with no effort to obtain) :: veleidade {f}
vellum {n} (type of parchment paper made from the skin of a lamb, baby goat, or calf) :: velino {m}
velocipede {n} (Early two-wheeled conveyance) :: velocípede {m}
velocipede {n} ((archaic) generic term for three- and four-wheeled machines driven by hand or foot levers) :: velocípede {m}
velocity {n} (vector quantity) :: velocidade {f}
velocity {n} (rapidity of motion) :: velocidade {f}
velocity {n} (economics) :: velocidade {f}
velodrome {n} (arena for bicycle racing) :: velódromo {m}
velotaxi {n} (cycle rickshaw used as taxi) SEE: pedicab ::
velour {n} (A knit fabric similar to velvet, but usually somewhat coarser) :: velour {m}
velvet {n} (fabric) :: veludo {m}
velvety {adj} (like velvet) :: aveludado
vena cava {n} (large vein that returns blood into right atrium) :: veia cava {f}
venatic {adj} (of or pertaining to hunting) :: venatório
venatorial {adj} (venatic) SEE: venatic ::
Vendée {prop} (département) :: Vendeia {f}, Vendée {f}
vendetta {n} (bitter, destructive feud in which each injury is revenged) :: rivalidade {f}
vending machine {n} (machine that dispenses merchandise) :: máquina de venda automática {f}, máquina de vender {f}
Vendémiaire {prop} (the first month of the French Republican Calendar) :: vindemiário {m}, vendemiário {m}
vendor {n} (a person or a company that vends or sells) :: vendedor {m}, vendedora {f}, fornecedor {m}, fornecedora {f}
veneer {n} (thin covering of fine wood) :: folheado {m}
veneer {v} (to apply veneer) :: folhear
venerate {v} (To treat with great respect and deference) :: venerar
venerate {v} (To revere or hold in awe) :: venerar
venereal {adj} (sexually transmitted) :: venéreo
venereal disease {n} (contagious disease spread through sexual intercourse) :: doença venérea {f}
venereal disease {n} (disease contracted through sexual contact) SEE: sexually transmitted disease ::
Venetian {adj} (relating to Venice) :: veneziano
Venetian {n} (inhabitant of Venice) :: veneziano {m}, veneziana {f}
Venetian {prop} (Romance language spoken in Veneto) :: vêneto {m}, véneto {m}
Venetian {prop} (form of Venetian spoken in Venice) :: veneziano {m}
Venetian blind {n} (blind consisting of overlapping horizontal slats) :: persiana {f}, veneziana {f}
Veneto {prop} (a region in northern Italy) :: Vêneto {m}
Venezuela {prop} (country) :: Venezuela {f}
Venezuelan {n} (person from Venezuela or of Venezuelan descent) :: venezuelano {m}
Venezuelan {adj} (of, from, or pertaining to Venezuela or the Venezuelan people) :: venezuelano
vengeance {n} (revenge taken for an insult, injury, or other wrong) :: vingança {f}
vengeful {adj} (wanting vengeance) :: vingativo
vengefulness {n} (state or quality of being vengeful) :: vingatividade {f}
venial {adj} (pardonable; able to be forgiven) :: perdoável, venial
venial {adj} (excusable; trifling) :: perdoável, venial
Venice {prop} (city and province in Italy) :: Veneza {f}
venison {n} (the meat of a deer) :: carne de cervo {f}
Venn diagram {n} (diagram representing sets by circles) :: diagrama de Venn {m}
venom {n} (poison carried by animal) :: peçonha {f}, veneno {m}
venomous {adj} (pertaining to or denoting an animal capable of producing a poisonous chemical) :: peçonhento, venenoso
venomous {adj} (pertaining to or containing venom) :: peçonhento
venomous {adj} (malignant; spiteful; hateful) :: peçonhento
venous {adj} (of or pertaining to veins) :: venoso
vent {n} (an opening through which gases, especially air, can pass) :: respiradouro {m}
ventilate {v} (To replace stale or noxious air with fresh) :: ventilar
ventilate {v} (To circulate air through a building, etc.) :: ventilar, arejar
ventilate {v} ((medicine) To provide manual or mechanical breathing to a patient) :: ventilar
ventilation {n} (mechanical system used to circulate and replace air) :: ventilação
ventilation {n} (breathing) :: ventilação
ventilator {n} (device that circulates fresh air and expels stale or noxious air) :: ventilador {m}, circulador de ar {m}, exaustor {m}
ventilator {n} (respirator) SEE: respirator ::
Ventimiglia {prop} (town) :: Ventimiglia {f}
vent one's spleen {v} (to openly express pent-up anger) :: desabafar
ventral {adj} (related to the abdomen or stomach) :: ventral
ventral {adj} (on the front side of the human body or the according surface of an animal) :: ventral
ventricle {n} (one of two lower chambers of the heart) :: ventrículo {m}
ventricle {n} (one of the cavities of the brain) :: ventrículo {m}
ventricular {adj} (of or relating to a ventricle) :: ventricular
ventriloquism {n} (art of projecting one's voice so that it appears to come from another source) :: ventriloquia {f}, ventriloquismo {m}
ventriloquist {n} (a person who practices ventriloquism) :: ventríloquo {m}, ventríloqua {f}
Ventôse {prop} (the sixth month of the French Republican Calendar) :: ventoso {m}
venture {n} (A risky or daring undertaking or journey) :: aventura {f}
venture {v} (to undertake a risky journey) :: aventurar-se
venture {v} (to risk) :: arriscar
venturi {n} (throat of a carburetor) SEE: throat ::
venue {n} (place, especially the one where a given event is to happen) :: sala de eventos {f}, salão de eventos {m}
Venus {prop} (planet) :: Vénus [Portugal], Vênus [Brazil]
Venus {prop} (goddess) :: Vénus [Portugal], Vênus [Brazil]
Venusian {n} (inhabitant of Venus) :: venusiano {m}
Venusian {adj} (of Venus) :: venusiano
Veps {prop} (the language) :: veps {m}
Vera {prop} (female given name) :: Vera {f}
veracity {n} ((of a person) the quality of speaking or stating the truth; truthfulness) :: veracidade {f}
veracity {n} (something that is true; a truthful statement; a truth) :: verdade {f}
veranda {n} (roofed open gallery) :: varanda {f}
verb {n} ((grammar) a word that indicates an action, event, or a state) :: verbo {m}
verbal {adj} (of, or relating to words) :: verbal
verbal {adj} (concerned with the words) :: verbal
verbal {adj} (consisting of words only) :: verbal
verbal {adj} (expressly spoken or written, as opposed to implied) :: verbal
verbal {adj} (derived from, or having the nature of a verb) :: verbal
verbal {adj} (spoken and not written; oral) :: verbal, oral
verbalize {v} (to express) :: verbalizar
verbalize {v} (to adapt as a verb) :: verbalizar
verbal noun {n} (grammar: noun that is morphologically related to a verb and has similar meaning) :: substantivo verbal {m}
verbatim {adv} (word for word) :: à letra, palavra por palavra, ipsis litteris, verbatim
verbena {n} (a genus of herbaceous plants) :: verbena {f}
verbiage {n} (overabundance of words) :: verbalizar
verbose {adj} (abounding in words) :: verboso
verbosity {n} (the excess use of words; long-windedness) :: verbosidade {f}
verdant {adj} (abundant in verdure) :: verdejante
verdict {n} (decision on an issue of fact in a civil or criminal case or an inquest) :: veredito {m}
verdigris {n} (blue-green patina on copper and copper alloys) :: azinhavre
verge {n} (edge or border) :: beira {f}, beirada {f}
verge {n} (grassy area between the sidewalk and the street) :: orla {f}
verge {n} (extreme limit) :: beira
verge {v} (to come very close) :: beirar
verge {n} (phallus) SEE: phallus ::
verification {n} (the act of verifying) :: verificação
verify {v} (to substantiate or prove the truth of something) :: verificar
verify {v} (to confirm or test the truth or accuracy of something) :: verificar, confirmar, constatar
verify {v} (law: to affirm something formally, under oath) :: constatar
verily {adv} (truly, doubtlessly) :: verdadeiramente
verisimilitude {n} (property of seeming true) :: verossimilhança {f}
verjuice {n} (very acidic juice) :: agraço {m}
verlan {n} (type of backslang used in French) :: verlan {m}
vermicelli {n} (long, slender pasta) :: vermicelli {m}, aletria {f}
vermiculation {n} (peristalsis) SEE: peristalsis ::
vermiform appendix {n} (blind tube projecting from the caecum) :: apêndice vermiforme {m}, apêndice cecal {m}
vermilion {n} (pigment) :: vermelhão {m}
vermilion {n} (colour) :: vermelhão {m}
vermilion {n} (dye) :: vermelhão {m}
vermilion {adj} (having a brilliant red colour) :: vermelhão
vermin {n} (Any one of various common types of small insects or animals which cause harm and annoyance) :: vermina {f}
vermin {n} (An obnoxious, or mean and offensive person) :: verme {m}
Vermont {prop} (a state in the United States) :: Vermont {m}
vermouth {n} (wine infused with herbs) :: vermute {m}
vernacular {n} (national language) :: vernáculo {m}
vernacular {n} (everyday speech) :: vernáculo {m}
vernacular {n} (language unique to a particular group of people) :: fala {f}
vernacular {n} ((christianity) indigenous language of a people) :: vernáculo {m}
vernacular {adj} (pertaining to everyday language) :: vernáculo, vernacular
vernal {adj} (pertaining to spring) :: vernal
vernal equinox {n} (the point) :: equinócio de primavera {m}, equinócio vernal {m}
vernal equinox {n} (the moment) :: equinócio de primavera {m}, equinócio vernal {m}
vernalization {n} (certain treatment of seeds or bulbs) :: vernalização {f}
vernalize {v} (to subject to vernalization) :: vernalizar
Verona {prop} (city straddling the river Adige in Veneto, northern Italy) :: Verona {f}
Verona {prop} (province in the Veneto region of northern Italy) :: Verona {f}
veronica {n} ((Roman Catholicism) image of Jesus's face on a cloth; the cloth itself) :: verónica {f} [Portugal], verônica {f} [Brazil]
Veronica {prop} (female given name) :: Verônica {f}
Versailles {prop} (suburb of Paris) :: Versalhes {f}
versatile {adj} (capable of doing many things competently) :: versátil
versatile {adj} (having varied uses or many functions) :: versátil
versatile {adj} (changeable or inconstant) :: versátil
versatile {adj} (gay sexual slang: capable of taking both a top and bottom role) :: versátil
verse {n} (poetic form with regular meter and a fixed rhyme scheme) :: verso {m}
verse {n} (poetic form in general) :: verso {m}
verse {n} (one of several similar units of a song, consisting of several lines, generally rhymed) :: verso {m}
verse {n} (a small section of the Bible) :: versículo {m}
versify {v} (transitive: to make or compose verses) :: versar, versejar, versificar
versify {v} (intransitive: to tell in verse; deal with in verse form) :: versar, versejar, versificar
versify {v} (intransitive: to turn prose into poetry; rewrite in verse form) :: versar, versejar, versificar
version {n} (a specific form or variation of something) :: versão, variante
version {n} (a translation from one language to another) :: versão {f}
version {n} (an account or description from a particular point of view) :: versão {f}
version {n} (computing) :: versão {f}
version {v} (to keep track of in a versioning system) :: versionar
versioning {n} (distinguishing items based on version) :: versionamento {m}
verst {n} (unit of length) :: versta {f}
versus {prep} (in opposition to) :: contra, vérsus
versus {prep} (compared with) :: contra
vert {n} (colour) :: sinople {m}
vert {adj} (of green colour) :: sinople
vertebra {n} (any of the small bones which make up the backbone) :: vértebra {f}
vertebral {adj} (of or relating to a vertebra or the spine) :: vertebral
vertebral column {n} (vertebral column) :: coluna vertebral {f}
vertebrate {adj} (having a backbone) :: vertebrado {m}, vertebrada {f}
vertebrate {n} (an animal having a backbone) :: vertebrado {m}
vertex {n} (highest point) :: cume {m}, vértice {m}, topo {m}
vertex {n} (anatomy: highest surface on skull) :: vértice {m}
vertex {n} (geometry: corner of a polygon or polyhedron) :: vértice {m}
vertex {n} (element of a graph) :: vértice {m}
vertex {n} (computer graphics: point in 3D space) :: vértice {m}
vertical {adj} (being perpendicular to horizontal) :: vertical
vertical bar {n} (vertical bar) SEE: pipe ::
vertically {adv} (in a vertical direction or position) :: verticalmente
vertiginous {adj} (Inducing giddiness or vertigo) :: vertiginoso {m}
vertigo {n} (sensation of whirling and loss of balance) :: vertigem {f}
very {adj} (the same; identical) :: próprio
very {adv} (to a high degree) :: muito; assaz [chiefly archaic]
very {adv} (true, truly) :: de facto [Portugal], de fato [Brazil]
very much {adv} (indeed) SEE: indeed ::
very much {adv} (extremely) :: muito
Vesak {prop} (Buddhist holiday celebrating the birth, enlightenment, and passing of the Buddha) :: Vesak {m}, Wesak {m}
vespiary {n} (a wasps' nest) :: vespeiro {m}
vessel {n} (craft) :: barco {m}, navio {m}, embarcação {f}
vessel {n} (container) :: vasilha {f}, vaso {m}, reservatório {m}, recipiente {m}
vessel {n} (tube or canal that carries fluid in an animal or plant) :: vaso {m}
vest {n} (garment worn over a shirt) :: colete {m}
vest {n} (garment worn under a shirt) :: regata {f}
Vesta {prop} (Roman goddess) :: Vesta {f}
vestibular {adj} (re: anatomy) :: vestibular
vestibule {n} (a passage, hall or room) :: vestíbulo {m}
vestibule {n} (body cavity) :: vestíbulo {m}
vestige {n} (mark of the foot left on the earth; a track or footstep; a trace; a sign) :: vestígio {m}, marca {f}, pegada {f}
vestige {n} (faint mark or visible sign left by something which is lost) :: vestígio {m}
vestment {n} (clothing) SEE: clothing ::
Vesuvius {prop} (volcano in Italy) :: Vesúvio {m}
vet {n} (short form of veteran) :: veterano {m}
vet {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian ::
vetch {n} (any of several leguminous plants) :: ervilhaca {f}
veteran {n} (person with long experience) :: veterano {m}
veteran {n} (old soldier) :: veterano {m}
veteran {adj} (with long experience) :: veterano
veteran {adj} (related to former members of armed forces) :: veterano
veterinarian {n} (doctor who treats animals) :: veterinário {m}, veterinária {f}
veterinary {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian ::
veterinary {adj} (of or relating to the medical treatment of animals) :: veterinário
veterinary medicine {n} (branch of medicine that deals with animals) :: medicina veterinária {f}
veterinary science {n} (veterinary medicine) SEE: veterinary medicine ::
veterinary surgeon {n} (veterinarian) SEE: veterinarian ::
veto {n} (political right) :: veto {m}
veto {n} (invocation of that right) :: veto {m}
veto {v} (to use a veto against) :: vetar
vex {v} (to annoy) :: vexar, irritar, aborrecer
vex {v} (to distress; to cause mental suffering) :: tormentar, vexar
vexation {n} (act of annoying, vexing or irritating) :: vexação {f}
vexation {n} (state of being vexed or irritated) :: vexação {f}
vexillology {n} (study of flags) :: vexilologia {f}
vexillum {n} (vane) SEE: vane ::
vexillum {n} (a flag, banner or standard) :: vexilo {m}
vexillum {n} (the upper petal of a papilionaceous flower) :: vexilo {m}
vexillum {n} (sign of the cross) SEE: sign of the cross ::
via {prep} (by way of) :: via
via {prep} (by (means of); using (a medium)) :: via
viability {n} (property of being viable) :: viabilidade
viable {adj} (able to live on its own) :: viável
viable {adj} (possible) :: viável
Via Crucis {n} (arduous experience) :: via-crúcis {f}
viaduct {n} (bridge with several spans that carries road or rail traffic over a valley) :: viaduto {m}
via ferrata {n} (protected climbing route) :: via ferrata {f}
vial {n} (a phial) :: frasco {m}
vibe {n} (atmosphere or aura of a person or place as communicated to and felt by others) :: vibração [Brasil]
Viborg {prop} (Danish city) :: Viborg {f}
vibraphone {n} (percussion instrument) :: vibrafone
vibrate {v} (to move with small movements rapidly) :: vibrar
vibrating {adj} (that vibrates) :: vibrante
vibration {n} (act of vibrating) :: vibração {f}
vibrato {n} (Musical effect or technique) :: vibrato {m}
vibrator {n} (device that causes vibration) :: vibrador {m}
vibrator {n} (device used for massage or sexual stimulation) :: vibrador {m}
viburnum {n} (plants of the genus Viburnum) :: viburno {m}
vicar {n} (local representative of higher-ranking member of clergy) :: vigário {m}
vicarious {adj} (done on behalf of others) :: vicário
vicarious embarrassment {n} (embarrassment felt for someone else) :: vergonha alheia {f}
vice {n} (bad habit) :: vício {m}, mania {f}
vice {n} (screw apparatus) SEE: vise ::
Vicentine {adj} (of or pertaining to Vicenza) :: vicentino {m}
Vicentine {n} (native or inhabitant of Vicenza) :: vicentino {m}
vice president {n} (deputy to a president) :: vice-presidente {m} {f}
viceroy {n} (governor of a country) :: vice-rei {m}
vice versa {adv} (the other way round) :: vice versa, vice-versa
vicinity {n} (proximity, or the state of being near) :: vizinhança {f}
vicinity {n} (neighbourhood, or the nearby region) :: vizinhança {f}, arredores {m-p}
vicious circle {n} (situation in which the solution to a problem creates another problem) :: círculo vicioso {m}
vicissitude {n} (regular change or succession from one thing to another) :: vicissitude {f}
vicissitude {n} (a change, especially in one's life or fortunes) :: vicissitude {f}
victim {n} (a living creature which is slain and offered as human or animal sacrifice) :: vítima {f}, sacrifício {m}
victim {n} (anyone who is harmed by another) :: vítima {f}
victim {n} (an aggrieved or disadvantaged party in a crime) :: vítima {f}
victim {n} (a person who suffers any other injury, loss, or damage as a result of a voluntary undertaking) :: vítima {f}
victim {n} (an unfortunate person who suffers from a disaster or other adverse circumstance) :: vítima {f}
victim {n} ((narratology) a character who is conquered or manipulated by a villain) :: vítima {f}
victimize {v} (to make someone a victim or sacrifice) :: vitimar, vitimizar
victimize {v} (to punish someone unjustly) :: injustiçar
victimize {v} (defraud) SEE: defraud ::
victor {n} (winner in a fight or contest) :: vencedor
Victor {prop} (male given name) :: Victor {m}, Vitor {m}, Víctor {m}, Vítor {m}
Victoria {prop} (female given name) :: Vitória {f}
Victoria {prop} (Queen Victoria) :: Vitória {f}
Victoria {prop} (state in Australia) :: Vitória
Victoria {prop} (capital city of the Seychelles) :: Vitória {f}, Victoria {f}
Victoria {prop} (Lake Victoria) :: Vitória {m}
Victorian {adj} (relating to the reign of Queen Victoria) :: vitoriano
victorious {adj} (being the winner) :: vitorioso
victorious {adj} :: vitorioso
victory {n} (an instance of having won a competition or battle) :: vitória {f}
Victory Day {n} (a day to commemorate victories in important battles or wars in the countries' history) :: Dia da Vitória {m}
victory lap {n} (extra lap) :: volta olímpica {f}
vicuna {n} (vicuna) :: vicunha {f}
video {n} (television show, movie) :: vídeo {m}
video {n} (motion picture stored on VHS) :: vídeo {f}
video {n} (VHS) :: videocassete {m}, fita {f}
video camera {n} (device for recording video) :: câmera de vídeo {f}
video card {n} (display adapter) :: placa de vídeo {f}
videocassette {n} (cassette containing recorded videotape) :: videocassete {f}
video doorphone {n} :: videoporteiro {m}
video game {n} (game controlled by a software) :: videojogo {m}, vídeo game {m}
video game console {n} (dedicated electronic device that is designed to play video games) :: console {m}, video game {m} [Brazil], consola {f} [Portugal]
video projector {n} (device) :: videoprojetor {m}
videotape {n} (tape used to record videos) :: video-tape {m}, videotape {m}, videoteipe {m}, fita de vídeo {f}
videotape {v} (to make a recording on videotape) :: gravar em vídeo, videogravar
vie {v} (To rival; to struggle for superiority; to compete) :: competir
vielle {n} (medieval stringed instrument) :: viela {f}
Vienna {prop} (capital of Austria) :: Viena {f}
Viennese {n} (inhabitant) :: vienense {m} {f}
Viennese {adj} (connected with Vienna) :: vienense
Vientiane {prop} (capital of Laos) :: Vienciana {f} [Portugal], Vientiane {f} [Brazil]
Vietcong {n} (a member of the Vietcong guerilla) :: vietcongue {m} {f}, vietcong {m} {f}, viet cong {m} {f}
Vietnam {prop} (country in Southeast Asia) :: Vietname {m} [Portugal], Vietnã {m} [Brazil]
Vietnamese {adj} (of or pertaining to Vietnam) :: vietnamita
Vietnamese {n} (Vietnamese person) :: vietnamita {m} {f}
Vietnamese {n} (language) :: vietnamita
view {n} (seeing) :: visão {f}
view {n} (range of vision) :: vista {f}
view {n} (something to look at) :: vista {f}
view {n} (mental image) :: visão {f}
view {n} (way of understanding) :: visão {f}
view {n} (point of view) :: ponto de vista {m}
view {n} (computing: logical table in database) :: view {f}, visão {f}
view {v} (to look at) :: ver
viewer {n} (someone who views a spectacle) :: espectador
viewer {n} (someone who watches television) :: telespectador
viewpoint {n} (point of view) SEE: point of view ::
vigil {n} (keeping awake) :: vigília {f}
vigil {n} (period of observation or surveillance) :: vigia {f}
vigil {n} (eve of a religious festival) :: vigília {f}
vigilance {n} (Alert watchfulness) :: vigilância {f}
vigilance {n} (Close and continuous attention) :: vigilância {f}
vigilant {adj} (watchful) :: vigilante
vigilante {n} (person who considers it their responsibility to summarily uphold the law) :: justiceiro {m}
vignette {n} (small picture on a postage stamp) :: vinheta
vigorous {adj} (physically strong and active) :: vigoroso {m}
Viking {n} (One of the Scandinavian seafaring warriors) :: viquingue {m}, viking {m} {f}
Viking Age {prop} (period from 8th to 11th century in Europe) :: era viking {f}
vile {adj} (morally low) :: vil
vilify {v} (say defamatory things about; to speak ill of) :: vilificar, vilipendiar, difamar
vilify {v} (denounce, belittle through speech) :: difamar, diminuir
villa {n} (a house used as a retreat) :: casa de campo {f} [countryside], casa de praia {f} [beach]
village {n} (a rural habitation of size between a hamlet and a town) :: aldeia {f}, vila {f}, povoado {m}
village idiot {n} (person widely known in their community for their stupidity and ignorant behaviour) :: idiota da vila {m} {f}
villager {n} (person who lives in, or comes from, a village) :: aldeão {m}, aldeã {f}
villain {n} (scoundrel) :: vilão {m}, salafrário {m}, patife {m}
villain {n} (bad person in a stage or screen play) :: vilão {m}
villancico {n} (traditional Spanish or Portuguese folk song) :: vilancico {m}, vilhancico {m}, vilancete {m}
villus {n} (small projection from a membrane) :: vilo {m}
Vilnius {prop} (capital of Lithuania) :: Vilna {f}, Vilnius
vinblastine {n} (drug used in chemotherapy) :: vimblastina {f}, vinblastina {f}
Vincent {prop} (male given name) :: Vicente
vincible {adj} (capable of being defeated) :: vencível
vindication {n} (the act of vindicating) :: justificação {f}
vindictive {adj} (having a tendency to seek revenge) :: vingativo, vingador
vine {n} (climbing plant that produces grapes) :: videira {f}, parreira {f}, vinha {f}
vine {n} (any similar climbing or trailing plant) :: cipó {m}
vinegar {n} (condiment) :: vinagre {m}
vineyard {n} (grape plantation) :: vinhedo {m}, vinha {f}
vinify {v} (convert into wine) :: vinificar
Vinland {prop} (Norse name of Newfoundland) :: Vinlândia {f}
vinous {adj} (pertaining to or having the characteristics of wine) :: vínico
vintage {n} (yield of grapes during one season) :: vindima {f}
vintage {adj} (of a car, built between 1919 and 1930) :: antigo
vinyl {n} (univalent radical) :: vinil {m}, vinila {f}
vinyl {n} (substance) :: vinil {m}, vinila {f}
vinyl {n} (record) :: vinil {m}
vinylic {adj} (relating to vinyl) :: vinílico
viol {n} (stringed instrument) :: viola da gamba {f}
viola {n} (music: stringed instrument of the violin family) :: viola {f}; Brazil: violeta {f}; Portugal: viola d'arco {f}
viola {n} (music: Brazilian 10-string guitar) :: viola {f}
viola {n} (botany: any of several flowering plants) :: violeta {f}
violability {n} (the quality of being violable) :: violabilidade {f}
violable {adj} (capable of being violated) :: violável
viola da gamba {n} (viol) SEE: viol ::
violate {v} (to break or fail to act by rules) :: violar, transgredir
violation {n} (act or instance of violating) :: violação {f}
violence {n} (extreme force) :: violência {f}
violence {n} (action intended to cause destruction, pain or suffering) :: violência {f}
violence {n} (widespread fighting) :: hostilidade {f}
violence {n} (injustice, wrong) :: injustiça {f}
violent {adj} (involving extreme force or motion) :: violento
violent {adj} (involving physical conflict) :: violento
violent {adj} (likely to use physical force) :: violento
violent {adj} (intensely vivid) :: violento
violently {adv} (in a violent manner) :: violentamente
violet {n} (colour) :: violeta {m}, lilás {m}
violet {n} (plant) :: violeta {f}
violet {adj} (having a bluish-purple color) :: violeta
Violet {prop} (female given name) :: Violeta {f}
violin {n} (string instrument) :: violino {m}
violinist {n} (person who plays violin) :: violinista {m} {f}
violist {n} (person who plays the viola) :: violista {m} {f}
violoncello {n} (cello) SEE: cello ::
viper {n} (a poisonous snake in the family Viperidae) :: víbora {f}
viper {n} (adder) SEE: adder ::
viperine {adj} (relating to or resembling vipers) :: viperino
virago {n} (rough woman) :: virago {f}
viral {adj} (relating to a virus in biological sense) :: viral
viral {adj} (caused by a virus) :: viral
viral {adj} (advertising and marketing: spread by word of mouth) :: viral
Virgil {prop} (Roman writer) :: Virgílio {m}
virgin {n} (person who has never had sexual intercourse) :: virgem {m} {f}
virgin {adj} (of a person, in a state of virginity) :: virgem, virginal
virgin {adj} (of an object, untouched) :: virgem, virginal
virginal membrane {n} (hymen) SEE: hymen ::
virgin forest {n} (forest free from disturbance) :: floresta virgem {f}
Virginia {prop} (state) :: Virgínia {f}
Virginia {prop} (female given name) :: Virgínia {f}
Virgin Islands {prop} (archipelago) :: Ilhas Virgens {f-p}
virginity {n} (state or characteristic of being a virgin) :: virgindade {f}
Virgin Mary {prop} (mother of Christ) :: Virgem Maria {f}
Virgo {prop} (constellation) :: Virgo {f}
Virgo {prop} (astrological sign) :: Virgem
Virgo {n} (Someone with a Virgo star sign) :: virginiano
virile {adj} (being manly) :: viril
virility {n} (the state of being virile) :: virilidade {f}
virology {n} (branch of microbiology that deals with the study of viruses and viral disease) :: virologia
virtual {adj} (in effect; not fact) :: virtual
virtual {adj} (simulated in a computer) :: virtual
virtual {adj} (in object-oriented programming) :: virtual
virtually {adv} (almost) :: praticamente
virtually {adv} (in essence, but not in fact) :: virtualmente
virtual reality {n} (virtual reality) :: realidade virtual
virtue {n} (excellence in morals) :: virtude {f}
virtue {n} (a good model quality) :: virtude {f}
virtue {n} (chastity and faithfulness) :: virtude {f}
virtue {n} (an exemplary quality) :: virtude {f}
virtuoso {n} (A person with masterly ability, technique or style) :: virtuoso {m}
virtuous {adj} (full of virtue, having excellent moral character) :: virtuoso {m}, nobre {m} {f}, digno {m}
virtuous circle {n} (situation in which the solution to one problem makes each future problem easier to solve) :: círculo virtuoso {m}
virus {n} (infectious organism) :: vírus {m}
virus {n} (computer virus) :: vírus {m}, vírus de computador {m}
visa {n} (permit) :: visto {m}
visarga {n} (voiceless h in Sanskrit) :: visarga {m}
viscera {n} (internal organs of the body) :: víscera {f}
viscometer {n} (instrument used to measure viscosity) :: viscosímetro {m}
viscosity {n} (state of being viscous) :: viscosidade {f}
viscosity {n} (physics: quantity expressing the magnitude of internal friction in a fluid) :: viscosidade {f}
viscount {n} (a member of the peerage above a baron but below a count or earl) :: visconde {m}
viscountess {n} (viscount's wife) :: viscondessa {f}
viscountess {n} (a woman holding the rank of viscount in her own right) :: viscondessa {f}
viscous {adj} (having a thick, sticky consistency) :: viscoso
vise {n} (two-jawed instrument for holding work) :: torno {m}, morsa {f}
Vishnu {prop} (the god) :: Vishnu {m}, Vixnu {m}, Visnu {m}
visibility {n} (degree to which things may be seen) :: visibilidade {f}
visible {adj} (able to be seen) :: visível
visibly {adv} (in a visible manner) :: visivelmente
Visigoth {n} (member of an East Germanic tribe) :: visigodo {m}
Visigothic {adj} (of or pertaining to the Visigoths) :: visigótico
vision {n} (sense or ability of sight) :: vista {f}, visão {f}
vision {n} (something imaginary one thinks one sees) :: visão {f}
vision {n} (ideal or goal) :: visão {f}
vision {n} (religious or mystical experience) :: visão {f}
vision {n} (person or thing of beauty) :: beleza {f}, joia {f}
vision {n} (footage) SEE: footage ::
visionary {adj} (having vision or foresight) :: visionário {m}, visionária {f}
visit {v} (to go and meet (someone)) :: visitar
visit {n} (single act of visiting) :: visita {f}
visit {n} (meeting with a doctor) :: consulta {f}
visit {v} (to avenge) SEE: avenge ::
visitant {n} (migratory bird) SEE: migrant ::
visiting card {n} (business card) SEE: business card ::
visitor {n} (guest) :: visita {f}
visitor {n} (sightseer) :: turista {m} {f}, visitante
visitors' book {n} (a facility for visitors' comments) SEE: guest book ::
visor {n} (mask) SEE: mask ::
vista {n} (distant view or prospect) :: vista
vista {n} (site offering such a view) :: vista
Vistula {prop} (Polish river) :: Vístula {m}
visual {adj} (related to or affecting the vision) :: visual
visual arts {n} (art forms that are primarily visual in nature) :: artes visuais {f-p}
visualization {n} (the act of visualizing, or something visualized) :: visualização {f}
visualization {n} (computing: a visual representation of data) :: visualização {f}
vis-à-vis {n} (counterpart) SEE: counterpart ::
vis-à-vis {prep} (in relation to) :: frente a, defronte,
vis-à-vis {prep} (opposite) :: face a face, cara a cara
vis-à-vis {n} (date) :: acompanhante {mf}
vis-à-vis {adv} (face to face) :: face a face, cara a cara
vis-à-vis {adj} (face-to-face) SEE: face-to-face ::
vital {adj} (containing life) SEE: living ::
vital {adj} (relating to, or characteristic of life) :: vital
vital {adj} (necessary to the continuation of life) :: vital
vital {adj} (very important) :: vital
vitalism {n} (doctrine that life involves a "vital force") :: vitalismo {m}
vitality {n} (the capacity to live and develop) :: vitalidade {f}
vitality {n} (energy or vigour) :: vitalidade {f}
vitamin {n} (organic compound essential to human health) :: vitamina {f}
vitamin A {n} (any fat-soluble vitamin essential for vision) :: vitamina A {f}
vitamin B {n} (member of the vitamin B complex) :: vitamina B {f}
vitamin C {n} (L-enantiomer of ascorbic acid) :: vitamina C {f}
vitamin D {n} (Any of a number of fat-soluble vitamins) :: vitamina D {f}
vitamin E {n} (any of several fat-soluble vitamins) :: vitamina E {f}
Vitebsk {prop} (city) :: Vitebsk {f}
viticulture {n} (agricultural practice of growing grape vines) :: vinicultura {f}, viticultura {f}
vitiligo {n} (patchy loss of skin pigmentation) :: vitiligo {m}
vitreous humor {n} (vitreous humour) SEE: vitreous humour ::
vitreous humour {n} (clear gel) :: humor vítreo {m}, corpo vítreo {m}
vitrine {n} (glass-paneled cabinet or case) :: vitrine {f}, vitrina {f}
vitriol {n} (various metal sulphates) :: vitríolo {m}
vitriolic {adj} (bitterly scathing) SEE: caustic ::
Vitsebsk {prop} (Vitebsk) SEE: Vitebsk ::
viva {interj} (long live ... !) SEE: long live ::
vivacious {adj} (lively and animated) :: vivaz
vivacity {n} (the state of being vivacious) :: vivacidade {f}
vivarium {n} (Artificial environment for animals) :: viveiro {m}
vivianite {n} (mineral) :: vivianita {f}, vivianite {f}
vivid {adj} (clear, detailed or powerful) :: vívido
vivid {adj} (bright, intense or colourful) :: vívido, vivo
vividness {n} (state of being vivid) :: vividez {f}
viviparous {adj} (of an animal) :: vivíparo
viviparous {adj} (of a plant) :: vivíparo
vivisection {n} (The action of invasive treatment of a living organism for scientific investigation) :: vivissecção {f}, vivisseção {f}
vixen {n} (attractive woman) SEE: fox ::
vixen {n} (female fox) :: raposa {f}
vixen {n} (temperamental woman) :: megera {f}
Vixen {prop} (reindeer of Santa Claus) :: Raposa {f}
vizier {n} (high-ranking official) :: vizir {m}
Vladikavkaz {prop} (city) :: Vladikavkaz {f}
Vladimir {prop} (male given name) :: Vladimiro {m}, Vladimir {m}, Vladmir {m}
Vladimir {prop} (Russian city) :: Vladimiro {m}
Vladivostok {prop} (seaport in Russia) :: Vladivostok {f}, Vladivostoque {f}
vlei {n} (marsh) SEE: marsh ::
vlei {n} (wetland) SEE: wetland ::
vlog {n} (weblog using video) :: vlog {m}, videoblog {m}
vlogger {n} (a contributor to a vlog) :: vlogger {m} {f}, vlogueiro {m}
Vltava {prop} (a major river in the Czech Republic) :: Vltava {m}
Völuspá {prop} (first book of the Poetic Edda) :: Völuspá
völva {n} (in Old Norse society, a female practitioner of magic divination and prophecy) :: völva {f}
Vänern {prop} (Swedish lake) :: Lago Vänern
vobla {n} (Rutilus caspicus) :: vobla {m}
vocabulary {n} (list of words) :: vocabulário {m}
vocabulary {n} (set of words a person knows) :: vocabulário {m}
vocabulary {n} (stock of words used in a particular field) :: vocabulário {m}, terminologia {f}
vocabulary {n} (words of a language collectively) :: vocabulário {m}
vocal {adj} (of or pertaining to the voice or speech) :: vocal
vocal {adj} (uttered or modulated by the voice) :: vocal
vocal {adj} (phonetics) :: vocálico
vocal {adj} (of or pertaining to a vowel) :: vocálico
vocal cord {n} (folds of mucous membrane) :: corda vocal {f}
vocal cords {n} (folds of tissue) :: cordas vocais {f-p}
vocalist {n} (singer) :: vocalista {m} {f}
vocation {n} (calling) :: vocação {f}
vocation {n} (occupation for which a person is suited) :: vocação {f}
vocative {adj} (grammar: used in address) :: vocativo
vocative {n} (grammatical case) SEE: vocative case ::
vocative case {n} (case of address) :: vocativo {m}
vociferate {v} (to cry out with vehemence) :: vociferar
vodka {n} (clear distilled alcoholic liquor) :: vodca {f}
vodyanoi {n} (vodyanoy) SEE: vodyanoy ::
vodyanoy {n} (type of water sprite) :: vodianoi {m}
voetsek {interj} (get lost) SEE: get lost ::
voetsek {interj} (go away) SEE: go away ::
vogue {n} (the prevailing fashion or style) :: voga {f}
voice {n} (sound uttered by the mouth) :: voz
voice {n} (sound made through vibration of the vocal cords) :: fonação {f}
voice {n} (tone or sound emitted by anything) :: som {m}
voice {n} (the faculty or power of utterance) :: voz {f}
voice {n} (language; words; speech; expression; signification of feeling or opinion) :: palavra {f}, voz {f}
voice {n} (opinion or choice expressed; judgment; a vote) :: sentença {f}
voice {n} (command, precept) :: mandamento {m}
voice {n} (one who speaks; speaker) :: falante {m} {f}
voice {n} (grammar: particular mode of inflecting or conjugating verbs) :: voz {f}
voice {v} (to give utterance or expression to) :: verbalizar, expressar, proferir, exprimir
voice {v} (to utter with a sonant or vocal tone) :: vocalizar
voice actor {n} (an actor who provides voices for animations, dubbed films) :: dublador {m}
voice box {n} (larynx) SEE: larynx ::
voiced {adj} (sounded with vibration of the vocal cords) :: sonoro
voiceless {adj} (lacking a voice, without vocal sound) :: mudo
voiceless {adj} ((phonetics, of a consonant) spoken without vibration of the vocal cords) :: surdo {m}
voice mail {n} (system) :: correio de voz {m}, voice mail {m}
void {adj} (having lost all legal validity) :: nulo {m}, inválido {m}
void {n} (An empty space; a vacuum) :: vazio {m}, vácuo {m}
void {v} (to make invalid or worthless) :: anular, invalidar
void {v} ((medicine) to empty) :: esvaziar, evacuar
voilà {interj} (behold!) :: eis
voila {interj} (voilà) SEE: voilà ::
voivode {n} (a local ruler or official in various parts of central and eastern Europe) :: voivoda {m}
voivodeship {n} (the jurisdiction of a voivode) :: voivodato {m}, voivodia {f}
Vojvodina {prop} (autonomous province of Serbia) :: Voivodina
Volapük {prop} (language) :: volapuque {m}, volapuk {m}
volatile {adj} (evaporating or vaporizing readily under normal conditions) :: volátil
volatile {adj} ((of a price etc) variable or erratic) :: instável
volcanic {adj} (of or pertaining to a volcano) :: vulcânico
volcanic {adj} (produced by a volcano) :: vulcânico
volcanism {n} (natural phenomena associated with volcanoes) :: vulcanismo {m}
volcano {n} (mountain containing a magma chamber) :: vulcão {m}
volcanologist {n} (person who studies volcanology) :: vulcanólogo {m}, vulcanologista {m} {f}
volcanology {n} (study of volcanoes) :: vulcanologia {f}
vole {n} (small rodents of the subfamily Arvicolinae) :: rato-do-campo {m}
Volga {prop} (longest river in Europe, flowing to the Caspian Sea) :: Volga {m}
Volgograd {prop} (Volgograd) :: Volgogrado {f}
Volhynia {prop} (region) :: Volínia {f}
volition {n} (conscious choice or decision) :: volição {f}
volition {n} (mental power or ability of choosing) :: volição {f}, vontade {f}
volley {n} (simultaneous fire) :: salva {f}, saraivada {f}
volley {n} (flight of a ball before it bounces) :: voleio {m}
volleyball {n} (game) :: voleibol {m}, vólei {m} [Portugal], vôlei {m} [Brazil]
volleyball {n} (ball used to play the game) :: bola de vôlei/vólei {f}
volleyballer {n} (volleyball player) :: voleibolista {m} {f}
Vologda {prop} (city in Russia) :: Vologda {f}
Volscian {adj} (related to the Volsci) :: volsco {m}
volt {n} (unit of measure) :: volt {m}
voltage {n} (difference in electrostatic potential) :: tensão {f}, voltagem {f}
volte-face {n} (a reversal of policy, attitude or principle) :: reviravolta {f}
voltmeter {n} (instrument for measuring electric potential) :: voltímetro {m}
voluble {adj} (fluent or having a ready flow of speech; garrulous or loquacious) :: loquaz
voluble {adj} (easily rolling or turning) :: volúvel
voluble {adj} (twisting and turning like a vine) :: volúvel
volume {n} (unit of three dimensional measure that consists of a length, a width and a height) :: volume {m}
volume {n} (strength of sound) :: volume {m}
volume {n} (issues of a periodical over a period of one year) :: volume {m}
volume {n} (single book of a publication issued in multi-book format, such as an encyclopedia) :: volume {m}, tomo {m}
volume {n} (synonym for quantity) :: volume {m}
voluminous {adj} (pertaining to volume) :: volumoso {m}
voluntarily {adv} (in a voluntary manner) :: voluntariamente
voluntary {adj} (done, given, or acting of one's own free will) :: voluntário
voluntary {adj} (done by design or intention; intentional) :: voluntário
voluntary {adj} (working or done without payment) :: voluntário
voluntary {adj} (of or relating to voluntaryism) :: voluntário
volunteer {n} (one who voluntarily offers himself/herself for service) :: voluntário {m}
volunteer {n} (voluntary soldier) :: voluntário {m}
volunteer {n} (one who acts without legal obligation) :: voluntário {m}
voluptuous {adj} (suggestive of or characterized by full, generous, pleasurable sensation) :: voluptuoso
voluptuous {adj} (curvaceous, sexy, full-figured) :: voluptuoso
volvulus {n} (twist in a loop of the bowel) :: vólvulo {m}
vomer {n} (vomer bone) SEE: vomer bone ::
vomer bone {n} (small thin bone that forms part of the septum between the nostrils) :: vómer {m}
vomeronasal {adj} (of, pertaining to, or situated near the vomer bone between the nose and the mouth) :: vomeronasal
vomit {v} (to regurgitate the contents of a stomach) :: vomitar, regurgitar
vomit {n} (regurgitated former contents of a stomach) :: vômito {m}
von Neumann machine {n} (any computer that has a central processing unit and can store programs in memory) :: máquina de von Neumann
voodoo {n} (Afro-Caribbean religion) :: vodu {m}
voracious {adj} (devouring great quantities of food) :: voraz
voracious {adj} (having a great appetite for anything) :: voraz
voracity {n} (the state of being voracious) :: voracidade {f}
-vore {suffix} (an animal identified by their kind of diet) :: -voro
Voronezh {prop} (city in Russia) :: Voronej {f}
-vorous {suffix} (habitually feeding on) :: -voro
vortex {n} (whirlpool) :: turbilhão {m}, redemoinho {m}, rodamoinho {m}, remoinho {m}, vórtice {m}
vortex {n} (anything involving violent or chaotic activity around some centre) :: turbilhão {m}, redemoinho {m}
vortex {n} (anything which draws surrounding things) :: funil {m}
vortical {adj} (pertaining to a vortex) :: vortiginoso
votaress {n} (a female votary) :: devota {f}
vote {n} (formalised choice) :: voto {m}
vote {n} (instance of voting) :: votação {f}
vote {v} (assert a formalised choice) :: votar
vote of no confidence {n} (parliamentary motion) :: moção de censura {f}
voter {n} (one who votes) :: votante {m} {f}, eleitor {m}, eleitora {f}
vote with one's feet {v} (to express one's preferences through one's actions) :: votar com os pés
Votic {prop} (language) :: vótico {m}
voting {n} (action of the verb to vote) :: votação {f}
voting system {n} (system to determine the result of an election) :: sistema eleitoral
vouch {v} (to take responsibility for; to express confidence in; to witness; to obtest) :: responsabilizar-se (por)
vouch {v} (to warrant; to maintain by affirmations; to attest; to affirm; to avouch) :: garantir, assegurar, asseverar
voucher {n} (A piece of paper that entitles the holder to a discount, or that can be exchanged for goods and services) :: vale {m}
voucher {n} (A receipt) :: recibo {m}
vouchsafe {v} (Condescendingly grant a right) :: permitir
voussoir {n} (wedge-shaped brick or stone) :: aduela {f}
vow {n} (A solemn promise to perform some act, or behave in a specified manner) :: bodo {m}, voto {m}
vowel {n} (sound) :: vogal {f}
vowel {n} (letter) :: vogal {f}
vowel harmony {n} (phonological process) :: harmonia vocálica {f}
voyage {n} (long journey; especially by ship) :: viagem {f}
voyager {n} (traveller) SEE: traveller ::
voyeur {n} (a person who derives sexual pleasure from secretly observing other people) :: voyeur {m} {f}
voyeurism {n} (derivation of sexual satisfaction by watching people secretly) :: voyeurismo {m}
Vuelta a España {prop} (annual cycling race in Spain) :: Volta a Espanha {f}, Volta à Espanha {f}, Volta da Espanha {f}
Vukovar {prop} (Croatian town) :: Vukovar {f}
Vulcan {prop} (Roman god of fire) :: Vulcano {m}
Vulcan {prop} (Theoretical planet) :: Vulcano {m}
vulcanization {n} (process by which rubber is hardened using heat and sulphur) :: vulcanização {f}
vulcanize {v} (to harden rubber with heat) :: vulcanizar
vulcanologist {n} (person who studies volcanoes) SEE: volcanologist ::
vulcanology {n} (study of volcanoes) SEE: volcanology ::
vulgar {adj} (obscene) :: vulgar {m} {f}, obsceno {m}, indecente {m} {f}
vulgar {adj} (having to do with common people) :: vulgar {m} {f}, popular {m} {f}, comum {m} {f}
Vulgar Era {prop} (Common Era) SEE: Common Era ::
vulgarian {n} (vulgar individual) :: indivíduo/pessoa vulgar
vulgarian {adj} (having the characteristics of a vulgarian) :: vulgar
Vulgar Latin {prop} (the Latin language as spoken by people) :: latim vulgar {m}
Vulgate {prop} (Latin Bible translation) :: Vulgata {f}
vulnerability {n} (security vulnerability) SEE: hole ::
vulnerability {n} (state of being vulnerable) :: vulnerabilidade {f}
vulnerable {adj} (exposed to attack) :: vulnerável
vulnific {adj} (causing wounds) :: vulnífico
Vulpecula {prop} (autumn constellation) :: Raposa
vulpine {adj} (pertaining to a fox) :: vulpino
vulture {v} (bird) :: abutre {m}, urubu {m}
vulva {n} (collectively the external female sexual organs) :: cona, vulva {f}
vuvuzela {n} (horn) :: vuvuzela {f}
VW {prop} (Volkswagen, a German car manufacturer) :: VW {f}
Vyborg {prop} (city in Russia) :: Vyborg {f}, Viborg {f}