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# 77046 Portuguese glosses :: 92297 English translations
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à {contraction} /a/ :: contraction of a a
à {prep} :: common misspelling of a
à {prep} :: clipping of à moda de
{suffix} :: obsolete spelling of
á {m} /ˈa/ :: letter: a
á {f} [archaic, usually in plural] :: wing
â {letter} /ɐ/ :: A letter "a" which is stressed and close
â {contraction} :: obsolete spelling of à
à {letter} /ɐ̃/ :: the letter A with a tilde
Á {m} :: alternative form of á
ã {letter} :: The letter a with a tilde
{suffix} /ˈɐ̃/ :: forms the feminine of nouns and adjectives ending in -ão
{suffix} :: forms the third-person singular future indicative form of verbs
a- {prefix} /ˌa/ :: added to adjective X, forms verbs meaning to make/turn X
a- {prefix} :: added to noun X, forms verbs meaning to cause or make X or to cause something to have X
a- {prefix} :: a- (not; without)
-a {suffix} /ɐ/ :: forms feminine nouns and adjectives
-a {suffix} :: forms the third-person singular present indicative of verbs ending in -ar
-a {suffix} :: forms the second-person singular affirmative imperative of verbs ending in -ar
-a {suffix} :: forms the first-person singular present subjunctive of verbs ending in -er and -ir
-a {suffix} :: forms the third-person singular present subjunctive of verbs ending in -er and -ir
-a {suffix} :: forms the third-person singular affirmative imperative of verbs ending in -er and -ir
-a {suffix} :: forms the third-person singular negative imperative of verbs ending in -er and -ir
-a {suffix} [slang] :: used in the end of shortenings
a {letter} /ˈa/ :: letter
a {m} :: alternative spelling of á
a {pron} :: Her, it (as a direct object; as an indirect object, see lhe; after prepositions, see ela)
a {prep} :: to (introduces the indirect object)
a {prep} :: to; towards (indicates destination)
a {prep} :: away (indicates a physical distance)
a {prep} :: with; by means of (using as an instrument or means)
a {prep} :: with; on (using as a medium or fuel)
a {prep} :: by (using the specified measurement; in the specified quantity)
a {prep} :: [preceded and followed by the same word] by (indicates a steady progression)
a {prep} :: in the style or manner of; a la
a {prep} :: [limited use, see usage notes] at (during the specified period)
a {prep} :: [rare except in set terms] at; in (indicates a location or position)
a {prep} :: indicates the direct object, mainly to avoid confusion when it, the subject, or both are displaced, or for emphasis
a {prep} :: [Portugal, followed by a verb in the infinitive form] forms the present participle; in Brazil, the gerund is used instead
a {prep} :: [followed by an infinitive or present passive] to (forms the future participle)
a {interj} :: oh (expression of mild surprise)
{adv} /ɐ.ˈi/ :: there (close to the second person (you))
{adv} :: towards the second person
{adv} :: then (soon afterwards)
{adv} :: in this case; in this situation
{interj} :: yeah! (expressing joy, celebration, glee, etc.)
-aõ {suffix} :: obsolete spelling of -ão
{interj} /aˈe/ :: informal form of
A {letter} :: letter
A {m} :: alternative form of á
açaí {m} :: açai, the fruit of the açaizeiro
AAC {prop} {f} :: initialism of Associação Académica de Coimbra
açacalar {v} /ɐ.sɐ.kɐ.ˈlaɾ/ :: to polish; to burnish
Aachen {prop} {f} :: Aachen (city)
açafrão {m} /ɐ.sɐ.ˈfɾɐ̃w̃/ :: saffron
açafroa {f} :: safflower (Carthamus tinctorius, a plant cultivated for its oil)
açafroado {adj} :: saffron (colour)
açafrão-da-índia {m} :: turmeric (Curcuma longa, a plant of India)
açafrão-da-índia {m} :: turmeric (spice made from the rhizome of the turmeric plant)
açafrão-das-índias {m} :: alternative form of açafrão-da-índia
açafrão-da-terra {m} :: turmeric (Curcuma longa, a plant whose roots are used as spice)
açaizeiro {m} :: açai (south American palms of the genus Euterpe)
Aalborg {prop} {f} :: Aalborg (city)
aaleniano {adj} [geology, paleontology] :: Aalenian (of or pertaining to the Aalenian epoch)
Aaleniano {prop} {m} [geology, paleontology] :: Aalenian (subdivision of the Middle Jurassic epoch)
Aalesund {prop} {f} :: Aalesund (town/and/municipality)
aalênio {adj} [Brazilian orthography, geology, paleontology] :: Aalenian (of or pertaining to the Aalenian epoch)
açambarcar {v} :: to monopolize; to take something for oneself without others benefiting of it
aaquela {contraction} :: obsolete spelling of àquela
aaquelas {contraction} :: obsolete spelling of àquelas
aaquele {contraction} :: obsolete spelling of àquele
aaqueles {contraction} :: obsolete spelling of àqueles
aaquilo {contraction} :: obsolete spelling of àquilo
Aaraõ {prop} {m} :: obsolete spelling of Aarão
aardvark {m} :: aardvark (mammal)
Aarão {prop} {m} /a.a.ˈɾɐ̃w̃/ :: given name
Aarão {prop} {m} [biblical character] :: Aaron (brother of Moses)
aaronita {mf} [Judaism] :: Aaronite
aas {contraction} :: obsolete spelling of às
Aasvero {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Assuero
Aasverus {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Assuero
aba {f} /ˈa.βɐ/ :: brim (of a hat)
aba {f} :: flap (hinged leaf of furniture)
aba {f} :: bank (of a river)
aba {f} [computing] :: tab (navigational widget in a GUI)
abacá {m} :: abaca (Musa textilis, a species of banana)
abacá {m} :: Manila hemp (a fibre extracted from the abaca)
abacalhoado {adj} [rare] :: reminiscent of cod (the fish)
abacate {m} /ˌɐβɐˈkat(ɨ)/ :: avocado (fruit)
abacateiro {m} /ɐˌbakɐˈtɐjɾu/ :: avocado (tree)
abacaxí {m} :: obsolete spelling of abacaxi
abacaxi {m} [Brazil] /ɐ.bɐ.kɐ.ˈʃi/ :: pineapple (fruit)
abacaxi {m} [Brazil] :: pineapple (plant)
abacaxi {m} [Portugal] :: a certain fragrant, sweet cultivar of pineapple
abacaxi {m} [Brazil, slang] :: a difficult situation
abacaxi {m} [Brazil, military slang] :: pineapple (hand grenade)
abacaxizeiro {m} [Brazil] /ɐbɐkɐʃizˈɐjɾu/ :: pineapple (plant)
abacharelado {adj} /ɐbɐʃɐɾɘlˈadu/ :: who is a bachelor (someone has a bachelor’s degree)
abacharelado {adj} [pejorative] :: logorrheic; excessively talkative
abacharelar {v} :: to give someone a bachelor’s degree
abacial {adj} /ɐbɐsiˈal/ :: abbatial (of, relating to, or proper for an abbot or abbey)
abacinar {vt} [rare] :: to abacinate (to blind by holding a red-hot metal rod or plate before the eyes)
abacisco {m} :: diminutive of ábaco
abacista {mf} /ɐbasˈiʃtɐ/ :: abacist (one who calculates using an abacus)
abacote {m} [historical] :: bycoket (type of ancient cap or headdress)
abacteriano {adj} :: abacterial (characterised by lack of bacteria)
abactinal {adj} [zoology] :: abactinal (pertaining to the surface or end opposite to the mouth in a radiate animal)
abacto {m} [rare] :: synonym of abigeato
abactor {m} /ɐbɐktˈoɾ/ :: abactor (cattle thief)
abadá {m} :: agbada (robe worn by men in West Africa)
abadá {m} :: a colourful uniform used by Brazilian carnival schools
abadá {m} :: a loose robe used by practitioners of capoeira
Abadã {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Abadan
abadado {m} [rare] :: abbotship (the state or office of an abbot)
Abadan {prop} {f} /ˌˈdɐ̃/ :: Abadan (city)
abade {m} /ɐ.ˈba.dɨ/ :: abbot (superior or head of an abbey or monastery)
abade-geral {m} :: abbot general (leader of a monastic order)
abade nullius {m} :: abbot nullius (abbot exempt from diocesan control)
abadesa {n} /ˈ :: abbess
abadessa {f} /ˌa.bɐ.ˈde.sɐ/ :: abbess (female superior of a nunnery)
abadia {f} /ɐ.bɐ.ˈdi.ɐ/ :: abbey
abadia {f} :: abbeystead
abadiado {m} :: abbotship (the state or office of an abbot)
Abadia dos Dourados {prop} :: Abadia dos Dourados (placename)
abadêssa {f} :: obsolete spelling of abadessa
abañeenga {m} :: obsolete spelling of abanheenga
Abaeté {prop} :: Abaeté (placename)
abafadamente {adv} /ɐ.bɐ.ˌfa.dɐ.ˈmẽ.tɨ/ :: displaying shortness of breath, dyspnea
abafadamente {adv} [figurative] :: covertly, in secret
abafadiço {adj} [of weather or a location] /ɐbɐfɐˈdisu/ :: likely to become, or which often becomes muggy, sultry (hot and humid)
abafado {adj} [of weather or a location] /ɐ.bɐ.ˈfa.du/ :: muggy, sultry (hot and humid)
abafado {adj} [of sound] :: muffled (almost mute; deadened)
abafado {adj} [figurative, of a facial expression] :: which the person attempted to prevent
abafado {adj} [figurative, of a scandal] :: which has been hidden from the public
abafado {adj} [Brazil, slang] :: stolen (that has been stolen)
abafado {adj} [oenology, of wine] :: whose fermentation process has been interrupted by the addition of a spirit
abafador {m} /ɐ.bɐ.fɐ.ˈdoɾ/ :: any person or device which snuffs or prevents the spread of fire
abafador {m} :: candle snuffer (tool for extinguishing candles, consisting of a cup on a handle)
abafador {m} :: fire flapper (tool for extinguishing wildfires, consisting of a piece of rubber on a pole)
abafador {m} :: cosy (covering put on an item to keep it warm)
abafador {m} :: anything that muffles sound
abafador {m} :: earmuff (sound-deadening cups worn over the ears)
abafador {m} :: damper (device in keyboard instruments which deadens the vibrations of the strings)
abafador {m} [Portuguese folklore] :: a person whose job is to smother the moribund on their deathbed
abafador {m} [Brazil, slang] :: thief; robber
abafador {m} :: the biggest marble used in a marble game
abafante {adj} :: smothery, stifling
abafação {f} [uncountable] /ɐbɐfɐˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: dyspnea (difficult or laboured respiration)
abafação {f} :: an episode of dyspnea
abafar {vt} /ɐbɐˈfaɾ/ :: to suffocate
abafar {vt} :: to interrupt
abafar {vt} [colloquial] :: to ignore someone's mistakes
abainhar {v} :: alternative form of embainhar
abaixamento {m} /ɐ.baj.ʃɐ.ˈmẽ.tu/ :: depression, lowering
abaixamento {m} :: subsidence
abaixando {v} :: gerund of abaixar
abaixar {v} /ɐbɐjˈʃaɾ/ :: to lower; to cause something to move downwards
abaixar {v} :: to lower; to cause something to become shorter
abaixar {v} :: to lower; to reduce the degree, intensity, strength, etc
abaixar {v} :: to lower; to humble
abaixo {adv} /ɐ.ˈbaj.ʃu/ :: down, downwards (towards a lower place)
abaixo {interj} :: down with (expresses protest)
abaixo-assinado {m} :: petition (compilation of signatures)
abaixo de {prep} :: under; below; underneath
abaixo de {prep} :: less than; a lower value or amount than
abajeru {m} :: cocoplum plant (Chrysobalanus icaco); or its edible drupe
abaju {m} :: alternative form of abajur
abajur {m} /abɐˈʒuɾ/ :: lampshade (cover over a lamp)
Abakan {prop} {f} :: Abakan (city)
abalada {f} :: the act of being shaken, stunned or, figuratively, confused
abalado {adj} /ɐbɐlˈadu/ :: shaken, stunned, dazed
abalado {adj} :: confused
abalado {adj} :: upset, perturbed, unsettled
abalançar {v} :: to weigh on a balance
abalançar {v} [figurative] :: to equilibrate
abalançar {v} :: to move or shake
abalançar {vt} :: to impel, to prompt
abalançar {v} :: to risk
abalando {v} :: gerund of abalar
abalar {v} /ɐ.bɐ.ˈlaɾ/ :: to shake
abalar {v} :: to affect, unsettle, shock
abalar as estruturas {v} :: to present a challenge to the foundations or customs of; to rock or shake something to its core
abalienação {f} [legal] :: abalienation (act of abalienating)
abalienar {vt} [civil law] :: to abalienate (to transfer the title of)
abalizado {adj} /ɐbɐlizˈadu/ :: authoritative, expert
abalizado {adj} :: respectable
abalo {m} :: shake
abalo {m} :: shock
abalo {m} :: earthquake
abalo {m} [by extension] :: disruption
abalo {m} :: departure
abalroado {v} :: past participle of abalroar
abalroando {v} :: gerund of abalroar
abalroar {v} :: to collide (with)
abalroar {v} :: to ram
abamectina {f} :: abamectin (an insecticide)
abanando {v} :: gerund of abanar
abanar {v} /ɐbɐˈnaɾ/ :: to wag
abanar {v} :: to fan
abancar {v} :: to sit, especially on a bench
abancar {v} :: to supply with benches
abancar {v} :: to stay somewhere for a long time
abandado {v} :: past participle of abandar
abandalhar {vtr} :: to corrupt, to pervert
abandando {v} :: gerund of abandar
abandar {v} :: to flock together
abandar {v} :: to join a gang, band or party
abandeirar {v} :: alternative form of embandeirar
abandonadamente {adv} :: abandonedly
abandonado {adj} /ɐ.βɐ̃.du.ˈna.ðu/ :: abandoned
abandonado {adj} :: dirty
abandonador {m} :: abandoner (one who abandons)
abandonar {vt} /ɐ.ˌbɐ̃.du.ˈnaɾ/ :: to abandon (to leave behind, especially something one was responsible for or associated with)
abandonar {vt} :: to give up (to quit an activity or attempt)
abandonar {v} [em, .pronominal] :: to let oneself be controlled by; to put oneself in the hands of; to indulge in
abandono {m} /ɐ.βɐ̃.ˈ :: abandonment (act of abandoning)
abandono {m} [uncountable] :: the state of abandonment
abandonável {adj} :: abandonable (able to be abandoned)
abaneenga {m} :: alternative form of abanheenga
abanete {m} :: abnet (girdle of a Jewish priest or officer)
abanga {f} :: abanga (a West Indian palm)
abanheenga {m} /a.ˌbɐ.ɲe.ˈẽ.ɡa/ :: Old Tupi (Tupian language spoken as a lingua franca in colonial Brazil)
abanico {m} :: fan (anything resembling a hand-held fan)
abano {m} /a.ˈbɐ.nu/ :: fan (hand-held device waved back and forth in order to move air or cool oneself)
abano {m} :: the act of waving (moving something back and forth repeatedly)
abantesma {f} :: ghost (spirit appearing after death)
abar {v} :: to put a brim on
abar {v} :: to adjust the brim of (a hat)
abará {m} [cuisine] :: a savoury cake made with cowpea that is served as an appetizer
Abaré {prop} :: Abaré (placename)
Abaíra {prop} :: Abaíra (placename)
abarbado {v} :: past participle of abarbar
abarbando {v} :: gerund of abarbar
abarbar {v} :: to run one's hands through the beard
abarbar {v} :: to be very busy
abarcar {v} /abɐɾˈkaɾ]/ :: to encompass (include)
abarregado {adj} [archaic] /a.ˌba.ʁe.ˈɡa.du/ :: living with one’s partner, but not married
abarregado {adj} [obsolete, of a property] :: whose owner doesn’t live in
abarrotado {adj} :: packed; overfull (filled excessively)
abarrotar {v} [de] :: to pack; to cram
abarrotar {vi} :: to get packed; to get crowded
abarticular {adj} [medicine] :: abarticular (away from the joints)
abasia {f} [medical] :: abasia (incapacity to walk)
abassi {m} [historical] :: abbasi (historical Persian silver coin)
abastado {adj} /ɐ.βɐʃ.ˈta.ðu/ :: wealthy, rich, well-off
abastado {adj} :: hearty
abastado {adj} :: abundant
abastança {m} :: abundance
abastança {m} :: adequacy
abastar {v} /ɐ.βɐʃ.ˈtaɾ/ :: to supply
abastar {v} :: to suffice, be enough
abastardar {v} :: to abastardize (render bastard)
abastecendo {v} :: gerund of abastecer
abastecer {v} /ɐ.βɐʃ.tɨ.ˈseɾ/ :: to supply, provide, provision
abastecer {v} :: to fuel
abastecimento {m} :: supply
abastecimento {m} :: provisions
abastimento {m} :: dispensing
abatedouro {m} /aˌbatɯˈdowɾu]/ :: slaughterhouse (place where animals are slaughtered)
abatendo {v} :: gerund of abater
abater {v} /ɐ.bɐ.ˈteɾ/ :: to collapse
abater {v} :: to topple
abater {v} :: to slaughter
abater {v} :: to abate, weaken
Abatiá {prop} /a.ˌba.t͡ʃi.ˈa/ :: Abatiá (town/and/municipality)
abatimento {m} /ɐβɐtiˈmẽtu/ :: discount, rebate
abatimento {m} [nautical] :: drift
abatis {m} :: abatis (fortification formed by felled trees with sharpened branches)
abaton {m} :: abaton (enclosure in the temple of Asclepios where patients slept)
abaular {n} [transitive] :: to make convex
abaular {n} [transitive] :: to give the shape of a chest
abaxial {adj} [botany, zoology] :: abaxial (away from the axis)
abaxialmente {adv} :: abaxially (in an abaxial manner)
abayxo {adv} :: obsolete spelling of abaixo
abayxo de {prep} :: obsolete spelling of abaixo de
abbacial {adj} :: obsolete spelling of abacial
abóbada {f} [architecture] /ɐ.ˈβɔ.βɐ.ðɐ/ :: vault (arched ceiling)
abbade {m} :: obsolete spelling of abade
abbadessa {f} :: obsolete spelling of abadessa
abóbeda {m} /ɐ.ˈβɔ.βɨ.ðɐ/ :: alternative form of abóbada
Abbeville {prop} {f} :: Abbeville (town)
abébia {f} [colloquial, Portugal] :: bloke; person (unnamed individual)
abébia {f} [colloquial, Portugal] :: help; support
abébia {f} [colloquial, Portugal] :: tip (piece of useful information)
abóbora {f} /ɐ.ˈβɔ.βu.ɾɐ/ :: pumpkin, squash, gourd
abóbora {m} :: pumpkin (colour)
abóbora-menina {f} :: cushaw (cucurbita mixta, the winter squash)
Abbottabad {prop} {f} :: Abbottabad (city)
abc {m} :: ABC (alphabet)
abc {m} :: ABC (rudiments)
ABC {m} :: alternative form of á-bê-cê
abcesso {m} :: abscess, boil
abcesso {m} :: tumour
abciximab {m} [pharmaceutical drug] :: abciximab (antiplatelet drug)
abcári {m} [India] :: abkari (tax on the manufacture or sale of liquors and drugs in India)
Abcásia {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Abkhazia
Abcázia {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Abkhazia
abcázio {m} :: Abkhaz (a Northwest Caucasian language spoken in Abkhazia)
abdal {m} :: alternative form of abdalá
abdalá {m} :: abdal (religious devotee in Persia)
Abdalá {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Abdala
Abdala {prop} {m} :: given name
Abdera {prop} {f} :: Abdera (ancient city)
abderita {mf} :: Abderite (native of Abdera, Thrace)
abderita {adj} :: of, from or relating to Abdera
Abdias {prop} {m} [biblical] :: Obadiah (book of the Old Testament)
Abdias {prop} {m} [biblical] :: Obadiah (name of a minor prophet)
abdicador {adj} :: abdicating; abdicant (who abdicates)
abdicador {m} :: abdicator; abdicant (one who abdicates)
abdicante {adj} :: abdicating; abdicant (who abdicates)
abdicante {mf} :: abdicator; abdicant (one who abdicates)
abdicação {f} :: abdication (the act of abdicating; the renunciation of a high office, dignity, or trust, by its holder)
abdicar {v} /ˌɐβ.ði.ˈkaɾ/ :: to abdicate
abdicar {v} :: (em favor de) to give up (abdicate) something in favour of someone
abdicativo {adj} :: abdicative (causing, or implying, abdication)
abdicável {adj} :: abdicable (capable of being abdicated)
abádida {m} :: Abbadid (member of a Muslim dynasty that rule in Seville in the 11th century)
abádida {adj} :: relating to the dynasty of the Abbadids
abdómen {m} /ɐb.ˈdɔ.mɛn/ :: abdomen
abdômen {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of abdómen
Abdão {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Abdom
Abdom {prop} {m} [biblical character] :: Abdon (a judge of Israel)
abdome {m} :: alternative form of abdómen
abdominal {adj} /aβðomɪˈnaɫ/ :: abdominal
abdominal {m} :: sit-up
abdominalgia {f} [medical] :: abdominalgia (abdominal pain)
abdominalmente {adv} :: abdominally (in the area of the abdomen)
abdomino- {prefix} :: abdomin-; abdomino- (relating to the abdomen)
abdominocentese {f} [surgery] :: abdominocentesis (extraction of peritoneal fluid from the abdomen)
abdominojugular {adj} [medicine] :: abdominojugular (relating to the abdomen and the jugular vein)
abdominoperineal {adj} [anatomy] :: abdominoperineal (relating to the abdomen and the perineum)
abdominoplastia {f} [surgery] :: abdominoplasty (removal of excess flesh from the abdomen)
abdominopélvico {adj} [anatomy] :: abdominopelvic (relating to the abdomen and the cavity of the pelvis)
abdominoscopia {f} [medicine] :: abdominoscopy (examination of the abdomen using an endoscope)
Abdon Batista {prop} :: Abdon Batista (placename)
abducente {adj} [medicine] :: abducent
abducente {adj} :: abducting; of which that abducts
abducção {f} [Portugal] :: abduction
Abdula {prop} {m} :: given name
abdução {f} [Brazil] :: abduction
abdutivamente {adv} :: abductively (in an abductive fashion)
abdutivo {adj} [logic, computing] :: abductive (logic)
abdutor {m} :: abductor (muscle)
abduzindo {v} :: gerund of abduzir
abduzir {v} /aβ.ðu.ˈziɾ/ :: to abduct (to draw away from its ordinary position)
abeberar {vt} :: to give someone something to drink
abeberar {vt} :: to water
abecê {m} :: alternative form of abc
abecedário {m} :: alphabet
abecedário {m} :: primer (elementary textbook)
abecoinha {f} :: northern lapwing (Vanellus vanellus, a plover of Eurasia)
Abecásia {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Abkhazia
Abede-Nego {prop} {m} [biblical character] :: Abednego (one of the captives who escaped the fiery furnace)
Abednego {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Abede-Nego
abejaruco {m} :: alternative form of abelharuco
Abel {prop} {m} [biblical character] /a.ˈbɛɫ/ :: Abel (son of Adam and Eve)
Abel {prop} {m} :: given name
Abelardo {prop} {m} /ˌˈlaʁ.du/ :: given name
Abelardo Luz {prop} :: Abelardo Luz (placename)
a beleza está nos olhos de quem vê {proverb} :: beauty is in the eye of the beholder (individuals have different inclinations on what is beautiful)
abelha {f} /ɐ.ˈβe.ʎɐ/ :: bee (insect)
abelha de mel {f} :: honey bee
abelha-mestra {f} :: queen bee (reproductive female bee)
abelha-operária {f} :: worker bee (sterile bee who collects pollen)
abelha-pedreira {f} :: hornet (a large wasp, of the genus Vespa, with a brown and yellow striped body)
abelha-rainha {f} :: queen bee (reproductive female bee)
abelharuco {m} /a.ˌbe.ʎa.ˈɾu.ku/ :: bee-eater (any of several birds in the family Meropidae)
abelheiro {m} /ˌˈʎe(j).ɾu/ :: beekeeper (someone who keeps beehives for commercial purposes)
abelheiro {m} :: bee-eater (any of several birds in the family Meropidae)
abelhão {m} :: bumblebee (any of the large bees in the genus Bombus)
abelhão {m} :: drone (male bee)
abelhão {m} :: any large bee
abelhudo {adj} :: synonym of bisbilhoteiro (inclined to snoop on someone else's private affairs)
abeliano {adj} [mathematics] :: abelian (having a commutative defining operation)
abeliano {m} :: Abelian (member of a 4th century Christian sect of Africa)
abelissauro {m} :: abelisaurus (theropod dinosaur of the Late Cretaceous)
abelita {f} [chemistry] :: abelite (explosive consisting of ammonium nitrate and hydrocarbons)
abelmosco {m} :: abelmosk (Abelmoschus moschatus, an evergreen shrub of the East and West Indies and Northern Africa)
a bem da verdade {phrase} :: "to tell the truth", "for the sake of accuracy" (used to introduce a clarifying statement)
abenaki {m} :: Abenaki (a member of an Algonquian tribe of North America)
abençoado {adj} /ɐ.βẽ.ˈswa.ðu/ :: blessed
abençoando {v} :: gerund of abençoar
abençoar {v} /ɐ.βẽ.ˈswaɾ/ :: to bless
abentesma {mf} :: alternative form of abantesma
Aberdeen {prop} {f} :: Aberdeen (city)
aberrante {adj} :: aberrant (differing from the norm)
aberrantemente {adv} :: aberrantly (in an aberrant manner)
aberração {f} :: aberration, aberrance
aberração {f} :: freak
aberração anual {f} [astronomy] :: annual aberration (deviation due to the Earth’s orbital motion)
aberrar {v} :: to aberrate (to deviate from the norm)
aberrativo {adj} :: aberrational (characterized by aberration)
aberratório {adj} :: aberrational (characterized by aberration)
aberrómetro {m} [European orthography] :: aberrometer (device that measures refractive aberrations of the eye)
aberrômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of aberrómetro
aberrância {f} :: aberrance (the state of being aberrant)
aberrometria {f} :: aberrometry (measurement of refractive aberrations of the eye)
abertamente {adv} /a.ˌbɛʁ.tɐ.ˈmẽ.t͡ʃi/ :: openly; overtly (in an open manner; not in secret)
aberto {adj} /ɐˈbɛɾtu/ :: open
abertura {f} /ɐ.βɨɾ.ˈtu.ɾɐ/ :: opening, orifice
abertura {f} :: aperture
abertural {adj} :: apertural (relating to an aperture)
abespinhado {v} :: past participle of abespinhar
abespinhando {v} :: gerund of abespinhar
abespinhar {v} :: to irritate, annoy, bother
abestado {adj} :: stupid; idiotic; dumb; retarded
abestado {adj} :: flabbergasted; shocked; astonished
abestado {m} :: a stupid person; idiot
abetalipoproteinemia {f} :: abetalipoproteinemia (rare disorder that interferes with the absorption of fat)
abetarda {f} :: bustard (any of several birds of the family Otididae)
abete {m} [obsolete or regional] :: alternative form of abeto
abeto {m} /ɐ.ˈβɛ.tu/ :: fir (any conifer tree of the genus Abies)
abeto de Douglas {m} :: Douglas fir (conifer of genus Pseudotsuga)
abeto Douglas {m} :: alternative form of abeto de Douglas
abetouro {m} :: bittern (bird of the family Ardeidae)
abeto vermelho {m} :: spruce (tree from the genus Picea)
Abeviliano {prop} {m} [archaeology, rare] :: Abbevillian (earliest epoch of the early Paleolithic stage)
abezerrado {adj} :: calflike (resembling a calf (young cow) or some aspect of one)
Abgar {prop} {m} :: historical given name
Abgaro {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Abgar
abígeo {m} :: abactor (one who steals and drives away cattle or beasts by herds)
abhinaya {f} [dance] :: abhinaya (use of the face and hands in Indian dancing)
abhisheka {f} :: abhisheka (Indian ceremony involving washing, cleansing and anointing)
abhyanga {f} :: abhyanga (Ayurvedic massage with warm oil)
abibe {f} :: northern lapwing (Vanellus vanellus, a plover of Eurasia)
abicar {v} :: to beach (run a watercraft aground)
Abidjan {prop} {f} :: Abidjan (city)
Abidos {prop} {f} :: Abidos (ancient city)
abieiro {m} :: a South American tropical fruit tree, Pouteria caimito, whose fruit is the abiu
abietato {m} [organic chemistry] :: abietate (any salt or ester of abietic acid)
abietina {f} [organic chemistry] :: abietin (a resin obtained from Strasburg turpentine or Canada balsam)
Abigail {prop} {f} [biblical] :: Abigail (wife of David)
Abigail {prop} {f} :: given name
abigeato {m} [chiefly historical] :: abigeat; abaction (theft of cattle)
Abijã {prop} :: alternative form of Abidjan
Abijão {prop} :: alternative form of Abidjan
abilidade {f} :: ability
abilolado {adj} :: gaga; crazy
Abimelech {prop} {m} :: Abimelech (name of Philistine kings)
Abimeleque {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Abimelech
abio {m} :: star apple (fruit of the Chrysophyllum cainito tree)
abiogenético {adj} [biology] :: abiogenetic (pertaining to or originated by abiogenesis)
abiogênese {f} /ˈʒ :: abiogenesis
abiogénese {f} [European orthography, biology] :: abiogenesis
abiogénico {adj} [European orthography] :: abiogenic (not produced or derived by means of living organisms)
abiogênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of abiogénico
abiológico {adj} [biology] :: abiological (pertaining to inanimate things)
abiologia {f} :: abiology (sciences that deal with inorganic bodies)
abiose {f} :: abiosis (absence of life)
abioticamente {adv} :: abiotically (in an abiotic manner)
abiotrófico {adj} [medical] :: abiotrophic (relating to or involving abiotrophy)
abiotrofia {f} [medicine] :: abiotrophy (premature degeneration of cells or tissue)
abirritar {vt} [medicine] :: to abirritate (to diminish the sensibility of)
abismado {adj} :: astonished, astounded
abismal {adj} :: abysmal (pertaining to, or resembling an abyss; bottomless; unending; profound)
abismal {adj} :: abysmal (extremely bad)
abismando {v} :: gerund of abismar
abismar {v} /ɐ.βiʒ.ˈmaɾ/ :: to fall into the abyss
abismar {v} :: to astonish, astound
abismo {m} /ɐ.ˈβiʒ.mu/ :: abyss (a bottomless or unfathomed depth)
abissal {adj} [geography] :: abyssal (belonging to the ocean depths)
abissalmente {adv} :: abysmally (to an extreme degree, especially in a negative way)
Abissínia {prop} {f} [historical] :: Abyssinia (historical name of Ethiopia)
abissínio {adj} :: Abyssinian (of or pertaining to Abyssinia)
abissínio {m} :: Abyssinian (a native of Abyssinia)
abissopelágico {adj} :: abyssopelagic (pf or pertaining to the depths of the ocean)
abiótico {adj} :: abiotic (characterised by the absence of life)
abiótico {adj} :: abiotic (relating inorganic matter)
Abitur {m} :: Abitur (group of exams taken in the final year of German secondary school)
abiu {m} /a.ˈbiw/ :: abiu, the fruit of the abieiro
abjad {m} [orthography] :: abjad (writing system with a symbol for each consonant)
abjecção {f} :: superseded spelling of abjeção
abjecto {adj} :: superseded spelling of abjeto
abjeção {f} /ɐb.ʒɛ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: abjection
abjeção {f} :: vileness
abjetamente {adv} :: abjectly (in an abject manner)
abjeto {adj} /ɐb.ˈʒɛ.tu/ :: abject
abjeto {adj} :: vile
abjunção {f} :: abjugation (act of abjugation)
abjurador {m} :: abjurer (one who abjures)
abjuração {f} :: abjuration (a solemn recantation or renunciation of an oath)
abjurar {v} /abʒuˈɾaɾ]/ :: abjure (to renounce upon oath)
abjuratório {adj} :: abjuratory (involving abjuration)
Abkasia {prop} {f} :: rare spelling of Abkhazia
Abkazia {prop} {f} :: rare spelling of Abkhazia
Abkhasia {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Abkhazia
Abkhazia {prop} {f} :: Abkhazia (region/and/unrecognised country)
Abkhásia {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Abkhazia
Abkházia {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Abkhazia
ablactação {f} :: weaning; ablactation (process of a child or animal ceasing to be dependant on the mother for nourishment)
ablação {f} :: ablation; removal (act of removing)
ablação {f} [medicine] :: ablation (removal of a body part)
ablação {f} [sciences] :: ablation (progressive removal of material)
ablaqueação {f} :: ablaqueation (process of laying bare the roots of trees)
ablaquear {vt} :: to ablaqueate (to lay bare the roots of a tree)
ablastina {f} [immunology] :: ablastin (antibody efficient against some protozoans)
ablastémico {adj} [European orthography, biology] :: ablastemic (unable to form a blastema)
ablastêmico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of ablastémico
ablativo {adj} [grammar] /ˌa.bla.ˈt͡ʃ :: ablative
ablativo absoluto {m} [linguistics] :: ablative absolute (type of grammatical construction in Latin)
ablaut {m} [linguistics] :: ablaut (substitution of one root vowel for another)
ablegado {m} [Roman Catholicism] :: ablegate (representative of the pope in foreign countries)
ablegar {v} :: to ablegate (to send abroad)
abélia {f} :: abelia (any of the various honeysuckles of the genus Abelia)
abúlico {adj} [psychology] :: abulic (relating to or suffering from abulia)
abluente {adj} [rare] :: abluent (which washes, cleanses)
abluindo {v} :: gerund of abluir
abluir {v} :: to ablute
abluminal {adj} [anatomy] :: abluminal (away from the lumen)
ablução {f} :: ablution
Abúndio {prop} {m} :: historical given name
abnegador {adj} :: abnegatory (serving to abnegate)
abnegando {v} :: gerund of abnegar
abnegante {adj} :: abnegatory (serving to abnegate)
abnegação {f} :: abnegation
abnegação {f} :: self-denial
abnegar {v} :: to abnegate
abnegar {v} :: to renounce
Abner {prop} {m} [biblical character] :: Abner (cousin of Saul)
abneto {m} :: great-great-grandson (the son of one’s great-grandchild)
Abo {prop} {f} :: Abo (city)
abobada {f} :: obsolete spelling of abóbada
abobada {f} :: feminine noun of abobado
abobadar {v} /ɐ.βu.βɐ.ˈðaɾ/ :: to vault (to build as or cover with vault)
aboboreira {f} :: pumpkin (plant)
abobra {f} :: alternative form of abóbora
abobrinha {f} :: courgette (a small marrow/squash)
abobrinha {f} [figuratively] :: nonsense talk
abocanhar {vt} :: bite (to hold something by clamping one’s teeth)
abolicionismo {m} :: abolitionism (opinion in favor of the abolition of something, especially slavery)
abolicionista {mf} :: abolitionist (person who favors the abolition)
abolidor {m} :: abolisher (one who abolishes)
abolidor {adj} :: serving to abolish
abolimento {m} :: abolishment (act of abolishing)
abolição {f} :: abolition
abolir {vt} :: to abolish
abolível {adj} :: abolishable (capable of being abolished)
Abomé {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Abomey
abomasal {adj} :: abomasal (relating to the abomasum)
abomasite {f} [veterinary medicine] :: abomasitis (inflammation of the abomasum in young ruminants)
abomaso {m} [anatomy] :: abomasum (fourth or digestive stomach of a ruminant)
Abomei {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Abomey
Abomey {prop} {f} :: Abomey (city)
abominador {m} :: abominator (one who abominates)
abominação {f} /ɐ.βu.mi.nɐ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: abomination
abominar {vt} /ɐ.βu.mi.ˈnaɾ/ :: abhor, abominate (to feel disgust towards, to hate in the highest degree)
abominavelmente {adv} :: abominably (in an abominable manner)
abominábil {adj} :: alternative form of abominável
abominável {adj} /ɐ.βu.mi.ˈna.vɛɫ/ :: abominable; hateful; detestable; loathsome
abominável homem das neves {m} [cryptozoology, often, capitalized] :: abominable snowman, yeti (manlike or apelike animal said to exist in the Himalayas)
abondança {f} [archaic] /ɐ.βõ.ˈdɐ̃.sɐ/ :: abundance (ample sufficiency)
abondoso {adj} :: alternative form of avondoso
abono {m} :: guarantee
abono {m} :: benefit
aboral {adj} [zoology] :: aboral (situated away from the mouth)
aboralmente {adv} :: aborally (away from the mouth)
abordagem {f} :: approach (a manner in which a problem is solved or policy is made)
abordar {v} :: to address (a subject, etc.)
a bordo {adv} :: aboard; on board (in or into a craft)
abordável {adj} [of a person] :: approachable; affable (easy to talk to)
abordável {adj} [of a subject] :: easy to deal with, or to learn
abordável {adj} [of a ship] :: easy to board
aborígene {mf} /ɐ.βu.ˈɾi.ʒɨ.nɨ/ :: aborigine (original inhabitant of a region)
aborígene {mf} [specifically] :: Aboriginal (original inhabitant of Australia)
aborígene {adj} :: aboriginal (relating to the natives of a region)
aborígene {adj} :: Aboriginal (relating to Australian Aboriginals)
aborígine {adj} :: Aboriginal (of or pertaining to aborigines)
aborígine {mf} :: Aboriginal (original inhabitant of Australia)
aborígine {mf} :: Aboriginal (original inhabitant of any land)
aboriginalidade {f} :: aboriginalness (state or condition of being an aboriginal)
aborrecendo {v} :: gerund of aborrecer
aborrecer {v} :: to annoy, bother, vex
aborrecido {adj} :: bored, annoyed
aborrecido {adj} :: upset, angry
aborrecimento {m} :: bother, annoyance
aborrecimento {m} :: tedium, boredom, ennui
aborrescente {mf} :: annoying teenager
abort {m} [computing] :: abort (function used to abort a process)
abortado {adj} :: aborted
abortador {m} :: aborter (one who or that which aborts)
abortamento {m} [computing] :: abort (function used to abort a process)
abortamento {m} :: abortion (act of inducing abortion)
abortar {v} :: to abort, miscarry
abortar {vit} [medicine] :: to perform an abortion, interrupt pregnancy
abortífero {adj} :: abortive (causing abortion)
abortina {f} :: abortin (extract manufactured from the bacterium Brucella abortus)
abortismo {m} /a.boʁ.ˈt͡ʃ :: abortionism (advocacy or practice of abortion)
abortista {mf} :: abortionist (one who favours abortion being legal)
abortividade {f} :: abortiveness (the quality of being abortive)
abortivo {adj} :: relating to abortion
abortivo {adj} [pharmacology] :: abortive; abortifacient (causing abortion)
abortivo {adj} [medicine] :: abortive (born prematurely)
abortivo {adj} [biology] :: abortive (imperfectly formed or developed)
abortivo {adj} :: abortive (coming to naught; fruitless)
abortivo {m} :: abortive; abortifacient (drug that induces an abortion)
aborto {m} /aˈboɾtu]/ :: abortion, miscarriage
aborto {m} [regional] :: monster, ugly thing
aborto espontâneo {m} :: miscarriage (termination of pregnancy)
aborto induzido {m} :: abortion (induced abortion)
abortável {adj} :: abortable (capable of being aborted)
abotoado {v} :: past participle of abotoar
abotoadura {f} /ˌto.a.ˈdu.ɾɐ/ :: cufflink (button used to hold a sleeve cuff together)
abotoando {v} :: gerund of abotoar
abotoar {v} /ɐ.bu.ˈtwaɾ/ :: to button up (to fasten with a button or buttons)
abotoar {v} [of a plant] :: to bud (to form buds)
abotoar {v} [nautical] :: to connect things by looping it with rope
Aboukir {prop} {f} :: Aboukir (village)
Aboukir {prop} {f} :: Aboukir (bay)
abr. {m} :: abbreviation of abril; apr
abr. {f} :: abbreviation of abreviação; abbr.
abraamismo {m} :: Abrahamism (Abrahamic religions collectively)
abraçar {v} /ɐ.bɾɐ.ˈsaɾ/ :: to hug, to embrace
abracadabra {interj} :: abracadabra (used to indicate that a magic trick or other illusion has been performed)
Abrahaõ {prop} {m} :: obsolete spelling of Abraão
Abrahão {prop} {m} :: alternative spelling of Abraão
abram alas {phrase} [imperative, to a crowd] :: gangway (make way)
abraâmico {adj} :: Abrahamic (pertaining to Abraham)
abraâmico {adj} :: Abrahamic (pertaining to Abrahamic religions)
abrandamento {m} :: softening
abrandamento {m} :: slowdown
abrandamento {m} :: drop
abrandando {v} :: gerund of abrandar
abrandar {v} :: to soften
abrandar {v} :: to slow down
abrandar {v} :: to loosen
abrandar {v} :: to placate
abrandar {v} :: to relent
abrangendo {v} :: gerund of abranger
abrangente {adj} /ˌa.bɾɐ̃.ˈʒẽ.te/ :: Broadly inclusive; comprehensive
abranger {v} /ɐ.βɾɐ̃.ˈʒeɾ/ :: to include, comprise, cover
abranger {v} :: to embrace, span
abranger {v} :: to contain
abrangido {v} :: past participle of abranger
Abrantes {prop} {f} /ɐˈβɾɐ̃tɨʃ/ :: Abrantes (city/and/municipality)
Abrantes {prop} {mf} :: surname
abraço {m} /ɐ.ˈβɾ :: hug, embrace
Abraão {prop} {m} /a.ˈbɾɐ̃w̃/ :: given name
Abraão {prop} {m} :: surname
Abraão {prop} {m} [biblical character] :: Abraham (Old Testament prophet)
abraço de urso {m} :: bear hug
abraquia {f} [medicine] :: abrachia (the congenital absence of both arms)
abrasamento {m} :: abrasion (act of abrading)
abrasando {v} :: gerund of abrasar
abrasar {v} :: to burn
abrasar {v} :: to parch
Abrasax {prop} {m} [Gnosticism] /ˌa.bɾa.ˈsaks/ :: Abrasax (one of the Archons)
abrasileirar {v} :: to Brazilianize
abrasivamente {adv} :: abrasively (in an abrasive or rough manner)
abrasividade {f} :: abrasiveness (state or quality of being abrasive)
abrasivo {adj} :: Producing abrasion; abrasive; rough
abrasômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: abrasiometer (device which measures the resistance of surfaces to abrasion)
abrasão {f} :: abrasion
abrasão {f} [geology] :: erosion
abrasor {m} :: abrader (tool or machine for abrading)
abraçável {adj} /ˌa.bɾa.ˈsa.vew/ :: huggable (capable of, or suitable for, being hugged)
ab-reagir {v} [psychoanalysis] :: to abreact (to eliminate previously repressed emotions)
ab-reação {f} [psychoanalysis] :: abreaction (re-living of an experience)
ab-reativo {adj} :: abreactive (capable of producing abreaction)
Abre-Campo {prop} :: Abre-Campo (placename)
abrenúncio {m} :: abrenunciation (absolute renunciation; repudiation)
abre-te sésamo {phrase} :: open sesame!
Abreu {prop} {mf} :: surname
abreviadamente {adv} :: abbreviatedly (in an abbreviated fashion)
abreviador {m} :: abbreviator (one who abbreviates)
abreviador {adj} :: which abbreviates
abreviação {f} :: abbreviation (shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase)
abreviação {f} :: abbreviation (act or result of shortening or reducing)
abreviar {v} :: to abbreviate
abreviativo {adj} :: abbreviatory (serving or tending to abbreviate; shortening; abridging)
abreviatório {adj} :: abbreviatory (serving or tending to abbreviate; shortening; abridging)
abreviatura {f} :: an abbreviation, initialism, or acronym
abricó {m} /abɾiˈkɔ/ :: apricot (fruit)
abricó-do-pará {m} :: mammee apple
abridor {m} :: opener (someone who or something that opens something)
abridor {m} :: bottle opener (device to open bottle)
abridora {f} :: feminine noun of abridor
abridoras {f} :: feminine noun of abridor
abridor de garrafas {m} :: bottle opener (device to open bottle)
abridor de lata {m} :: can opener (device used to open tin cans)
abrigado {adj} /ɐ.βɾi.ˈɣa.ðu/ :: sheltered (protected from the wind and weather)
abrigar {vt} /ɐ.bɾi.ˈɡaɾ/ :: harbour (provide refuge for)
abrigo {m} /ɐˈβɾiɣu/ :: shelter
abrigo {m} :: haven
abrigo {m} :: refuge
abrigo antiaéreo {m} :: air-raid shelter (reinforced underground shelter designed to give protection against air raids)
abril {m} /ɐ.ˈbɾil/ :: April
Abril {m} :: superseded spelling of abril
abrilesco {adj} :: Aprilish (characteristic of April)
abrina {f} :: abrine (toxic amino acid obtained from jequirity beans)
abrir {vt} /ɐˈβɾiɾ/ :: To open
abrir {vt} [card games, poker] :: To deal (a card)
abrir caminho {vi} [idiomatic] :: make way (to give place or step aside)
abrir mão {v} [de] :: to give up; to renounce
ab-rogação {f} :: abrogation (act of abrogating)
ab-rogar {v} /ab.ʀoˈɡaɾ/ :: abrogate (to annul by an authoritative act)
ab-rogativo {adj} :: abrogative (tending or designed to abrogate)
ab-rogável {adj} /ˌab.ʁo.ˌɡa.vew/ :: abrogable (capable of being abrogated)
abrolho {m} [usually in the plural] :: reef (rocks near the coast)
abrolho {m} [weaponry] :: a caltrop or sharp stick used as a booby trap
abroquelado {v} :: past participle of abroquelar
abroquelando {v} :: gerund of abroquelar
abroquelar {v} :: to shield, protect
abrótano {m} :: abrotanum (a bushy wormwood from Europe)
abrótano-macho {m} :: southernwood (Artemisia abrotanum, an aromatic shrub)
abrótea {f} :: branched asphodel (Asphodelus ramosus, a herb of the Mediterranean region)
abrótea {f} :: forkbeard (Phycis phycis, a hake of the Mediterranean and northeast Atlantic)
abrótea {f} :: Brazilian codling (Urophycis brasiliensis, a hake of the southern Atlantic coast of South America)
abrótea {f} :: Argentine hake (Merluccius hubbsi, a hake of the Argentine coast)
abrótono {m} :: alternative form of abrótano
abrunheiro {m} :: damson (Prunus domestica subsp. insititia, a subspecies of plum tree)
abrunheiro-bravo {m} :: blackthorn (Prunus spinosa, a large shrub)
abrunho {m} :: sloe (Prunus spinosa)
abruptamente {adv} /a.ˌbɾup.ta.ˈmẽ.t͡ʃi/ :: abruptly; suddenly (without giving notice)
abruptamente {adv} :: sharply; steeply
abrupto {adj} [of a mountainside, cliff or similar] /ɐˈβɾuptu/ :: abrupt (extremely steep)
abrupto {adj} [of an action or occurrence] :: abrupt; sudden (happening without notice)
abrupto {adj} [of a person or action] :: abrupt; curt (terse to the point of being rude)
abruzês {adj} :: alternative spelling of abruzzês
abruzês {m} :: alternative spelling of abruzzês
Abruzzo {prop} {m} :: Abruzzo (region)
abruzzês {adj} :: Abruzzian (of, from or relating to Abruzzo)
abruzzês {m} :: Abruzzian (person from Abruzzo)
abs {n} [Internet slang, text messaging] :: hugs
abs {interj} [Internet slang, text messaging] :: Used to close an informal message or e-mail, or as a goodbye on text messaging
abás {m} :: alternative form of abassi
Absalaõ {prop} {m} :: obsolete spelling of Absalão
Absalão {prop} {m} [biblical character] /ˌˈlɐ̃w̃/ :: Absalom (third son of David)
Absalom {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Absalão
absceder {vi} :: abscess (to form an abscess)
abscesso {m} :: abscess (cavity filled with pus)
abscindir {v} :: abrupt (to tear off or asunder)
abscindir {v} :: abrupt (to interrupt suddenly)
abscisão {f} :: abscission (act of cutting off)
abscisão {f} [rhetoric] :: abscission (abrupt stop of speech)
abscisão {f} [botany] :: abscission (natural separation of a part of a plant)
abscissa {f} [geometry] :: abscissa (first of two coordinates)
absentismo {m} :: truancy (the act of shirking from responsibilities and duties)
absentista {mf} :: absentee (a landholder who doesn’t live in or near his estate)
abásico {adj} [medicine] :: abasic (of, pertaining to or caused by abasia)
absidal {adj} [architecture] :: apsidal (of, pertaining to, or in the form of an apse)
abside {f} [architecture] :: apse (semicircular projection from a building)
absidíola {f} :: alternative form of absidíolo
absidíolo {m} [architecture] :: apsidole (minor apse at the end of a side aisle in a church)
absintado {adj} :: absinthiated (impregnated with wormwood)
absinthio {m} :: obsolete form of absinto
absintho {m} :: obsolete spelling of absinto
absintina {f} [organic compound] :: absinthin (principal compound found in wormwood)
absintismo {m} :: absinthism (condition of being poisoned by absinthe)
absinto {m} /ab.ˈsĩ.tu/ :: absinthe; wormwood (Artemisia absinthium, a herb of Eurasia and northern Africa)
absinto {m} :: absinthe (liquor made from absinthe flowers and leaves)
absíntico {adj} [chemistry] :: absinthic (of wormwood or its acid)
absíntio {m} [uncommon] :: alternative form of absinto
absolutamente {adv} /ɐɐ.ˈmẽ.tɨ/ :: absolutely
absoluteza {f} :: absoluteness (the characteristic of being absolute)
absolutismo {m} [political science] :: absolutism (absolute or arbritary government)
absolutista {adj} :: absolutist (of or pertaining to absolutism)
absolutista {mf} :: absolutist (one who favours autocratic government)
absolutização {f} :: absolutisation (act or result of absolutising)
absolutizar {vt} :: to absolutize (to make absolute)
absoluto {adj} /ɐˈlu.tu/ :: absolute
absoluto {adj} :: unmitigated
absoluto {adj} :: total
absolutório {adj} :: absolutory (serving to absolve)
absolvedor {m} :: absolver (one who absolves)
absolvedor {adj} :: serving to absolve
absolvendo {v} :: gerund of absolver
absolver {v} :: to absolve
absolver {v} [legal] :: To acquit
absolver {v} :: to forgive
absolvido {v} :: past participle of absolver
absolvido {adj} [legal] :: acquitted
absolvição {f} [Christianity] :: absolution
absolvível {adj} :: absolvable (that may be absolved)
absorciómetro {m} [European orthography] :: absorptiometer (instrument that computes absorption rate)
absorciômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of absorciómetro
absorciometria {f} [chemistry] :: absorptiometry (analysis using absorptiometer)
absorciométrico {adj} :: absorptiometric (pertaining to the measurement of absorption)
absorção {f} :: absorption
absortividade {f} :: absorptivity (the quality of being absorptive)
absortivo {adj} :: absorptive (having capacity to absorb)
absorto {adj} :: distracted; abstracted (inattentive to surrounding objects)
absorto {adj} :: absorbed
absorvedor {m} :: absorbent (anything which absorbs)
absorvedor {n} :: absorbent (which absorbs)
absorvente {adj} :: absorbing
absorvente {adj} :: absorbent
absorvente {m} :: absorbent
absorvente interno {m} :: tampon (a plug of cotton or other absorbent material)
absorventemente {adv} :: absorbingly; absorbently (in an absorbing manner)
absorvente íntimo {m} :: sanitary napkin (pad of cotton or other absorbent material)
absorver {v} /ɐbsoɾˈveɾ]/ :: absorb
absorvidade {f} :: absorbedness (the capability of being absorbed)
absorvidamente {adv} :: absorbedly
absorvência {f} :: absorbency
absorvível {adj} :: absorbable
abássida {m} :: Abbasid (member of the dynasty that ruled from Baghdad from about to 750 to 1250)
abássida {adj} :: Abbasid (relating to the Abbasids)
abstencionismo {m} :: abstentionism (policy of abstaining from political participation)
abstencionista {mf} :: abstentionist (advocate of not getting involved politically)
abstenção {f} /ɐbʃ.tẽ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: abstention (the act of abstaining)
abster {v} [de] /abs.ˈte(ʁ)/ :: to keep from; to prevent from (to stop someone from doing something)
abster {v} [de, .pronominal] :: to abstain from; to refrain from (to deliberately not do something)
abster {v} [de, .pronominal] :: to abstain from (not to do, have or make use of something pleasurable)
abster {vp} :: to keep one’s composure
abster {vp} :: to abstain (to deliberately refrain from voting)
abstergente {m} :: abstergent (a substance used in cleansing)
abstersivo {adj} :: abstersive (serving to cleanses or purge)
abstersão {f} :: abstersion (the act of cleaning or cleansing)
abstinencial {adj} :: abstinential (of or pertaining to abstinence)
abstinente {adj} :: abstinent (refraining from indulgence)
abstinente {mf} :: abstinent (one who abstains)
abstinência {f} :: abstinence
abstémio {adj} [European orthography] :: abstemious, teetotal
abstêmio {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of abstémio
abstracionismo {m} :: abstractionism (the principles of abstract art)
abstracionista {adj} :: abstractionist (relating to abstract art)
abstracionista {mf} :: abstractionist (someone who creates abstract art)
abstracção {f} :: obsolete spelling of abstração
abstraidamente {adv} :: abstractedly (in an abstracted manner)
abstraindo {v} :: gerund of abstrair
abstrair {v} /ɐβʃtɾɐˈiɾ/ :: to abstract (all senses)
abstrair {v} :: to separate
abstração {f} :: abstraction (the act or result of abstracting)
abstratamente {adv} :: abstractly (in an abstract manner)
abstrateza {f} :: abstractness (the quality of being abstract)
abstratidade {f} :: abstractness (the quality of being abstract)
abstratividade {f} :: abstractiveness (the property of being abstractive)
abstrativo {adj} :: abstractive (having an abstracting nature or tendency)
abstrato {adj} :: abstract; separate
abstrato {adj} :: abstract; theoretical; vague; impractical
abstraível {adj} :: abstractable (able to be abstracted)
abstruso {adj} :: Difficult to comprehend; abstruse
absurdamente {adv} :: absurdly (in an absurd fashion)
absurdamente {adv} :: absurdly (to an extreme degree)
absurdidade {f} [uncountable] :: absurdity (the quality of being absurd)
absurdidade {f} :: absurdity (an absurd action of aspect)
absurdismo {m} [philosophy] :: absurdism (philosophy which holds that the universe is chaotic and irrational)
absurdista {adj} :: absurdist (relating to absurdism)
absurdista {mf} :: absurdist (writer of absurd topics)
absurdo {adj} /ɐb.ˈsuɾ.ðu/ :: absurd
absurdo {m} :: absurdity
Abu Dhabi {prop} {f} :: Abu Dhabi (capital city)
abugida {m} [linguistics] :: abugida (writing system in which consonant-vowel sequences are written as a unit)
abuitre {m} :: alternative form of abutre
Abuja {prop} {f} :: Abuja (capital city)
abulia {f} [psychiatry] :: abulia (absence of will-power or decisiveness)
Abunã {prop} {m} :: Abunã (river)
abuna {m} [Christianity] :: abuna (head of the Abyssinian church)
abundante {adj} /ɐ.bũ.ˈdɐ̃.tɨ/ :: abundant; plentiful (fully sufficient; having more than enough)
abundantemente {adv} :: abundantly (in an abundant manner)
abundar {v} /ɐbũˈdaɾ/ :: abound (to be plentiful)
Abundio {prop} {m} :: historical given name. alternative form of Abúndio
abundância {f} /ɐ.bũ.ˈdɐ̃.sjɐ/ :: abundance (ample sufficiency)
Abuquir {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Aboukir
aburguesamento {m} :: embourgeoisement, bourgeoisification, gentrification
aburguesar {vt} :: bourgeoisify (to make bourgeois)
abusador {m} :: abuser (one who abuses)
abusando {v} :: gerund of abusar
abusar {v} /ˌɐ.βu.ˈzaɾ/ :: to abuse
abusar {v} :: to insult
Abu Simbel {prop} {f} /a.ˈbu sĩ.ˈbɛw/ :: Abu Simbel (Ancient Egyptian temple complex)
abusivamente {adv} :: abusively (in an abusive manner)
abusividade {f} :: abusiveness (the quality of being abusive)
abusivo {adj} :: abusive (practising, containing or being an abuse)
abuso {m} :: abuse
abuso sexual {m} :: sexual abuse (forcing of undesired sexual activity by one person on another)
abusável {adj} :: abusable (capable of being abused)
abutre {m} /ɐˈβutɾɨ/ :: vulture
abutre-barbudo {m} :: lammergeier (bird)
abutre-fusco {m} :: Eurasian black vulture (Aegypius monachus)
abysmal {adj} :: obsolete spelling of abismal
abzima {f} :: abzyme (antibody with catalytic properties)
acá {adv} [literary or archaic] :: hither (to here)
a/c {phrase} :: initialism of aos cuidados de
AC {prop} :: Acre (Brazilian state)
acaçapado {adj} :: low, flat
acaçapado {adj} :: crouched
acaçapado {adj} :: hidden
Acab {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Acabe
Acaba {prop} {f} :: Acaba (city)
acabado {adj} /ɐ.kɐ.ˈβa.ðu/ :: [not comparable] over; finished (that no longer continues)
acabado {adj} :: [comparable] finished; polished (improved beyond what is necessary)
acabado {adj} :: [comparable] exhausted; depleted; used up (whose resources have been consumed entirely)
acabado {adj} :: [comparable] finished (too old; about to die)
acabamento {m} /aˌkabɐˈmẽtʊ]/ :: finishing (act of finishing something)
acabamento {m} [uncountable] :: polish, refinement
acabamento {m} [uncountable] :: the final, minor details or steps in the production of something
acabar {vi} /ɐkɐˈbaɾ]/ :: to finish (to be over, completed)
acabar {vt} :: to complete; to finish (to make done)
acabar {v} :: [auxiliary with a verb in the gerund] to end up (to eventually do)
acabar {v} :: [copulative] to end up; to turn out (to become, at the end of a process)
acabar {v} :: [de] to have just; just (indicates recency)
acabar {v} :: [com] to destroy completely, to defeat thoroughly
acabar {v} :: [com] to break up; to put an end to (to make an activity or practice stop)
acabar {v} :: [com] to break up with (end a relationship)
acabar {vip} :: [] to run out (to be entirely used up)
acabar com o sofrimento {v} [de, .idiomatic, .informal] :: put out of one's misery; to finish off (to kill someone who is in agony)
Acabe {prop} {m} [biblical character] :: Ahab (a king of Israel)
a cabo de {prep} :: alternative form of ao cabo de
acabrunhar {vt} :: to afflict
acabrunhar {vt} :: to overburden, overwhelm
acabrunhar {vt} :: to humiliate
acacetina {f} :: acacetin (a glycoside that form in the leaves of the common locust tree)
a cada passo {adv} :: from time to time; now and again; occasionally
a cada passo {adv} :: See: a cada passo
a cada um o que é seu {proverb} :: to each his own (every person is entitled to his or her personal preferences)
academia {f} /ɐ.kɐ.ðɨ.ˈmi.ɐ/ :: academy
academia {f} [Brazil] :: gym
academicamente {adv} :: academically (in an academic style or manner)
academicismo {m} :: alternative form of academismo
academismo {m} [art] :: academicism (traditional or orthodox formalism)
academização {f} :: academisation (the process or action of academising)
academizar {vt} /ˈza(ʁ)/ :: to academise (to make academic)
academês {m} [pejorative] :: academese (preference for long or complex words and sentences)
acadiano {adj} :: Accadian (pertaining to a race supposed to have lived in Babylonia before the Assyrian conquest)
acadiano {m} :: Accadian (a person from Accad)
académico {adj} [European orthography] /ɐ.kɐ.ˈdɛ.mi.ku/ :: academic
académico {m} [European orthography] :: academic
acadêmico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of académico
acadêmico {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of académico
Acaia {prop} {f} /a.ˈkaj.ɐ/ :: Acaia (region)
Acaiaca {prop} :: Acaiaca (placename)
acaju {m} [botany] /a.ka.ˈʒu/ :: mahogany (tree)
acaju {m} :: cashew (nut or fruit)
Acajutiba {prop} :: Acajutiba (placename)
acalanto {m} :: lullaby
acalasia {f} :: achalasia (problem where a ring of muscles is unable to fully relax)
acalculia {f} [pathology] :: acalculia (condition of lacking basic mathematical skills)
acalentado {v} :: past participle of acalentar
acalentamento {m} :: nurturance
acalentamento {m} :: cherishing
acalentando {v} :: gerund of acalentar
acalentar {vt} :: to cherish
acalentar {vt} :: to lull, comfort
acalentar {vp} :: to calm down
acalmado {v} :: past participle of acalmar
acalmador {m} :: composer (one who, or that which, quiets or calms)
acalmando {v} :: gerund of acalmar
acalmar {vt} /ɐkaɫˈmaɾ/ :: to calm; to calm down (to make calm)
acalmar {vp} :: to calm down (to become calm)
acalmar {vip} :: to calm down (to become less agitated)
acalorado {adj} :: incendiary (inflammatory, emotionally charged)
acamado {adj} /ɐ.kɐ.ˈma.ðu/ :: bedridden (confined to bed because of infirmity or illness)
a caminho {adv} [idiomatic] :: on the way; on one's way; en route
a caminho de {prep} :: on the way to; on one's way to; en route to
acampamento {m} /ɐ.kɐ̃.pɐ.ˈmẽ.tu/ :: camp
acampamento de verão {m} :: summer camp (institution devoted to housing and entertaining children during summer vacation)
acampando {v} :: gerund of acampar
acampar {v} /ɐ.kɐ̃.ˈpaɾ/ :: to camp (go camping)
acampar {v} :: to encamp
acanhado {adj} /ɐ.kɐ.ˈɲa.du/ :: shy
acanhar {vt} /a.kɜˈj̃aɾ/ :: to atrophy; to hinder the development [of]
acanhar {vt} :: to embarrass; to make shy
acantameba {f} :: acanthamoeba (any amoeba of the genus Acanthamoeba)
acantamebíase {f} [pathology] :: acanthamoebiasis (infection by acanthamoebas)
acantácea {f} :: acanthad (plant that is a member of the family Acanthaceae)
acantócito {m} [hematology] :: acanthocyte (erythrocyte that has a spiny appearance)
acantódio {m} [zoology] :: acanthodian (member of a group of extinct fish, the Acanthodii)
acantela {f} :: acanthella (larva stage of Acanthocephala)
acantita {f} [mineral] :: acanthite (a mineral form of silver sulfide)
acantólise {f} [medicine] :: acantholysis (loss of intercellular connections)
acanto {m} :: acanthus (any of the genus Acanthus of prickly herbaceous plants)
acantocéfalo {m} [zoology] :: acanthocephalan (any of parasitic intestinal worms of the phylum Acanthocephala)
acantocitose {f} [pathology] :: acanthocytosis (presence of acanthocytes in the blood)
acanto espinhoso {m} [rare] :: spiny bear's breeches (Acanthus spinosus, a flowering plant of southern Europe)
acantolítico {adj} :: acantholytic (pertaining to acantholysis)
acantoma {m} [medicine] :: acanthoma (neoplasm of the prickle cell layer of the skin)
acantopódio {m} :: acanthopodium (toothlike pseudopodium in some amoebas)
acantopterígio {adj} [zoology] :: acanthopterygious (having fins with hard rays)
acantopterígio {m} [zoology] :: acanthopterygian (any fish of the superorder Acanthopterygii)
acantose {f} [medicine] :: acanthosis (abnormal thickening of the stratum spinosum)
acantótico {adj} :: acanthotic (of or relating to acanthosis)
acanturídeo {m} [zoology] :: acanthurid (any member of the Acanthuridae)
a capela {adv} :: alternative spelling of a cappella
a capella {adv} :: a capella
a cappella {adv} [music] :: a cappella (performed by a choir with no instrumental accompaniment)
acapsulado {adj} [microbiology] :: acapsular (having no capsule)
acapu {m} :: acapu (trees of the genus Andira)
acapu {m} :: acapu (species Vouacapoua americana)
acapu {m} :: acapu (wood of such trees)
Acapulco {prop} {f} /ˌa.ka.ˈpuw.ku/ :: Acapulco (city)
açúcar {m} /ɐ.ˈsu.kɐɾ/ :: sugar
acaranguejado {adj} :: crablike (having some characteristics of a crab)
acaríase {f} :: acariasis (disease caused by mites or ticks)
acará-bandeira {m} :: angelfish (freshwater fish of the genus Pterophyllum)
acardíaco {adj} :: acardiac (lacking a heart)
açúcar de confeiteiro {m} :: powdered sugar (very finely ground sugar)
acarídeo {adj} [zoology] :: acarid (of or pertaining to acarids)
acarídeo {m} [zoology] :: acarid (any parasitic arachnid of the subclass Acarina)
acardia {f} :: acardia (birth defect in which the heart is absent)
acarditar {v} :: eye dialect of acreditar
acardite {f} [organic compound] :: acardite (substance used to stabilise chemicals and as a plasticiser)
acariciador {m} :: caresser (one who caresses)
acariciar {vt} :: stroke (to move one's hand or an object over the surface of)
acariciar {vt} :: pet (fondle (an animal))
acariciar {vt} :: pet (fondle (another person) amorously)
acariciar {vt} :: caress (touch or kiss lovingly)
acaricida {adj} :: acaricidal (deadly to acarids)
acaricida {m} :: acaricide (substance which kills acarids)
acariciável {adj} :: cuddly (suitable for cuddling)
acarino {adj} :: acarine (relating to or caused by acari)
acarino {m} [zoology] :: acarus (mite in the genus Acarus)
açúcar mascavado {m} :: alternative form of açúcar mascavo
açúcar mascavo {m} :: muscovado; jaggery (unrefined sugar)
acarnaniano {m} :: Acarnanian (person from Acarnania)
acarnaniano {adj} :: Acarnanian (of, from or relating to Acarnania)
a carne é fraca {proverb} :: the flesh is weak (people are unable to completely refrain from sinning)
Acarnânia {prop} {f} :: Acarnânia (historical region)
acarnânio {m} :: Acarnanian (person from Acarnania)
acarnânio {adj} :: Acarnanian (of, from or relating to Acarnania)
acarofobia {f} :: acarophobia
acarológico {adj} :: acarological (relating to acarology)
acarologia {f} :: acarology (the study of ticks and mites)
acarose {f} :: acariasis (disease caused by mites or ticks)
acarretado {v} :: past participle of acarretar
acarretando {v} :: gerund of acarretar
acarretar {v} /ɐ.kɐ.ʁɨ.ˈtaɾ/ :: to cart (transport in a cart or similar)
acarretar {v} :: to carry
acarretar {v} :: to cause, bring about
acartar {v} /ɐ.kɐɾ.ˈtaɾ/ :: to transport something on the back or on the head
a casa caiu {phrase} [idiom] :: Said after a particularly undesirable, harmful change of events; often, though not always, said of a criminal or illicit activity discovered by the authority
a casa de um homem é o seu castelo {proverb} :: a man's home is his castle
acasalar {v} [zoology] :: to mate (to have sex; said of animals)
acaso {adv} /ɐ.ˈka.zu/ :: by chance
acaso {adv} :: maybe
acaso {m} :: chance; luck
acastanhado {adj} :: chestnut (coloured), brownish
acastanhar {v} :: brown (to become brown)
acastelando {v} :: gerund of acastelar
acastelar {v} :: to fortify [with castles]
acastelar {v} :: to heap or pile (up)
acatalasemia {f} [pathology] :: acatalasaemia (lack of catalase in the blood)
acatalasia {f} [pathology] :: acatalasaemia (lack of catalase in the blood)
acataléctico {adj} [poetry, prosody] :: acatalectic (having the required number of syllables in the last foot)
acatalepsia {f} [philosophy] :: acatalepsy (the doctrine that human knowledge never amounts to certainty)
acataléptico {adj} :: acataleptic (incapable of being comprehended)
acatalético {adj} :: alternative form of acataléctico
acatamento {m} :: observance
acatamento {m} :: compliance
acatando {v} :: gerund of acatar
acatar {vt} :: to observe
acatar {vt} :: to respect, worship
acatar {vt} :: to obey, heed, comply
acategórico {adj} :: acategorical (not categorical)
acatisia {f} [medicine] :: akathisia (sensation of restlessness characterised by an inability to sit still)
acatisto {m} :: acathistus (Greek liturgical hymn in honour of Mary)
acatólico {adj} :: acatholic (not Catholic)
acaudado {adj} :: tailless; acaudate (without a tail)
acaule {adj} [botany] :: acaulescent (having no stem)
acaulescente {adj} [botany] :: acaulescent (having no stem)
acausal {adj} :: acausal (not causal)
acausalidade {f} [physics] :: acausality (lack of causality)
acautelado {v} :: past participle of acautelar
acautelando {v} :: gerund of acautelar
acautelar {v} :: to prevent
acautelar {v} :: to forearm, guard
a cavalo dado não se olham os dentes {proverb} :: alternative form of a cavalo dado não se olha os dentes
a cavalo dado não se olha os dentes {proverb} :: don't look a gift horse in the mouth (do not unappreciatively question a gift)
Acaz {prop} {m} :: Ahaz (biblical king of Judah)
accelerador {m} :: obsolete spelling of acelerador
accelerador {adj} :: obsolete spelling of acelerador
accentuar {v} :: obsolete form of acentuar
accessit {m} :: accessit (honorable mention in an academic contest)
acácia {f} :: acacia (plant)
acciaccatura {f} [music] :: acciaccatura (short grace note occurring on the beat occupied by the main note)
accionista {mf} :: obsolete spelling of acionista
acclarar {v} :: obsolete spelling of aclarar
acíclico {adj} [chemistry] :: acyclic
accolher {v} :: obsolete spelling of acolher
accordar {v} :: obsolete spelling of acordar
Accra {prop} {f} /ˈa.kɾɐ/ :: Accra (capital city)
accreditar {v} :: obsolete spelling of acreditar
acícula {f} :: acicula (needle-like spine of some animals and plants)
accusar {v} :: obsolete spelling of acusar
acídia {f} :: accidie (general listlessness and apathy)
Acádia {prop} {f} /a.ˈka.d͡ʒi.ɐ/ :: Acádia (ancient kingdom)
Acádia {prop} {f} :: Acádia (ancient city/capital)
Acádia {prop} {f} [history] :: Acádia (colony)
acádio {adj} :: Akkadian (of, from or pertaining to Akkad)
acádio {m} [uncountable] :: Akkadian (language of the Akkadians)
acádio {m} :: Akkadian (person from Akkad)
acídulo {adj} :: acidulous (slightly sour)
ace {m} [tennis] :: ace (tennis: point scored without the opponent hitting the ball)
acebolado {adj} [cooking] /a.ˌˈla.du/ :: onioned (containing or flavoured with onions)
acebolado {adj} :: oniony (tasting or smelling of onions)
acebolado {adj} :: multilayered (having multiple layers)
acedapsona {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: acedapsone (antimicrobial drug used to treat leprosy)
acedendo {v} :: gerund of aceder
aceder {v} /ɐsɨˈðeɾ/ :: to comply (with), agree (to)
aceder {v} :: to conform
aceder {v} :: to access
acedência {f} :: accedence (the act of acceding)
acefalia {f} [medicine] :: acephalia (birth defect in which the head is absent)
acefalocístico {adj} :: acephalocystic (pertaining to acephalocysts)
acefato {m} :: acephate (an insecticide used primarily against aphids)
Aceguá {prop} :: Aceguá (placename)
Aceh {prop} {f} :: Aceh (province)
aceitabilidade {f} /a.ˌsej.ta.ˌˈda.d͡ʒi/ :: acceptability
aceitador {m} :: acceptor (one who accepts something)
aceitador {adj} :: accepting (which accepts)
aceitante {adj} :: accepting
aceitante {mf} :: acceptor
aceitação {f} /əˈsetəsə̃ʊ/ :: acceptance
aceitar {v} /ɐ.sɐj.ˈtaɾ/ :: to accept
aceitar {v} :: to receive
aceitavelmente {adv} :: acceptably (in an acceptable manner)
aceitavelmente {adv} :: acceptably (to an acceptable degree)
aceitável {adj} :: capable, worthy, or sure of being accepted; acceptable
acelarador {m} [dialectal] :: alternative form of acelerador
acelarar {v} [dated, dialectal] :: alternative form of acelerar
aceleradamente {adv} :: quickly, rapidly
acelerado {adj} :: accelerated
acelerado {adj} :: fast, quick, rapid
acelerador {m} /ɐ.sɨ.lɨ.ɾɐ.ˈðoɾ/ :: accelerator (a device for causing acceleration)
acelerador {m} :: accelerator pedal
acelerador {adj} :: accelerating (which causes something to accelerate)
acelerador de partículas {m} :: particle accelerator (a device that accelerates electrically charged particles to extremely high speeds)
aceleração {f} :: acceleration
aceleração angular {f} [classical mechanics] :: angular acceleration (rate of change of angular velocity)
acelerar {v} /ɐ.sɨ.lɨ.ˈɾaɾ/ :: to accelerate
acelerógrafo {m} [seismology] :: accelerograph (instrument used to record the acceleration of the ground during an earthquake)
acelerina {f} [medicine] :: accelerin (a blood factor)
acelerómetro {m} [European orthography] :: accelerometer (instrument for measuring acceleration)
acelerômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of acelerómetro
acelerograma {m} [seismology] :: accelerogram (graphical output from an accelerograph)
acelerometria {f} :: accelerometry (the measurement of acceleration)
acelerométrico {adj} :: accelerometric (of or pertaining to accelerometry)
acelerável {adj} :: accelerable (able to be accelerated)
acelga {f} [culinary, botany] /aˈsɛwɡɐ/ :: chard (Beta vulgaris, sometimes Beta vulgaris var. cicla)
acelomado {adj} [zoology] :: acoelomate (having no coelom)
acelular {adj} :: acellular (not composed of cells)
acemetas {mp} [historical] :: Acoemetae (fifth-century monastic order who kept up divine service day and night)
acenafteno {m} [organic compound] :: acenaphthene (hydrocarbon found in coal tar)
acenaftileno {m} [organic compound] :: acenaphthylene (a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon)
acenar {v} :: to indicate something through gesture, such as waving one’s hand, nodding or moving one’s eyes
acendedor {m} :: lighter (fire making device)
acendendo {v} /ɐsẽˈdẽdu/ :: gerund of acender
acender {vt} /ɐ.sẽ.ˈdeɾ/ :: to light (to set fire to)
acender {vi} :: to light up; to catch fire
acender {vt} :: to turn on (to activate a source of light)
acender {vi} :: [of a source of light] to be turned on
acender {vt} :: [figurative] to give birth to (to create or start something that can’t be stopped)
acendido {v} :: past participle of acender
aceno {m} :: wave (movement of the arm or hand used for communication, especially to greet or say farewell to someone far away)
acento {m} [orthography] /ɐ.ˈsẽ.tu/ :: accent (mark to indicate accent)
acento agudo {m} [orthography] :: acute accent
acento agudo duplo {m} :: double acute accent
acento circunflexo {m} :: circumflex
acento de altura {m} [phonology] :: pitch accent (tone system that uses variations in pitch to give prominence to a syllable or mora)
acento diacrítico {m} :: diacritic (special mark)
acento grave {m} :: grave accent
acento musical {m} [phonology] :: pitch accent (tone system that uses variations in pitch to give prominence to a syllable or mora)
acento tonal {m} [phonology] :: pitch accent (tone system that uses variations in pitch to give prominence to a syllable or mora)
acentuado {adj} :: marked
acentuado {adj} :: accentuated
acentuador {m} :: accentuator (an agent that accentuates)
acentual {adj} :: accentual (of or pertaining to accent)
acentualmente {adv} :: accentually (in an accentual manner)
acentuando {v} :: gerund of acentuar
acentuação {f} :: the placement of a diacritical mark on a letter
acentuação {f} :: accentuation (the act or process of accentuating)
acentuação {f} [music] :: accentuation (pitch or modulation of the voice)
acentuar {v} :: to accentuate, emphasize, distinguish, elevate
acentuável {adj} :: accentuable (capable of being accented)
acepção {f} [semantics] :: sense (single meaning of a word)
aceptilação {f} [civil law] :: acceptilation (release from debt or obligation without payment)
aceragem {f} :: acierage (process of electroplating a copper engraving with iron or steel)
acerar {v} :: to acierate (to convert iron into steel)
a cera sobeja queima a igreja {proverb} :: too many cooks spoil the broth
acerbamente {adv} :: acerbically (sourly; bitterly)
acerbar {vt} [rare] :: to exacerbate; to aggravate (to make something bad even worse)
acerbidade {f} :: acerbity (sourness of taste)
acerbidade {f} :: acerbity (harshness, bitterness or severity)
acerbo {adj} :: acerb (bitter to the taste)
acercando {v} :: gerund of acercar
acercar {v} /ɐsɨɾˈkaɾ/ :: to approach
acercar {v} :: to approximate
acerebral {adj} :: acerebral (not involving the brain)
a cereja do bolo {f} [idiomatic] :: the icing on the cake (something wonderful at the end of something good)
acerâmico {adj} [archaeology, of a culture] :: aceramic (having no pottery)
acerola {f} :: acerola
aceroso {adj} :: acerose (having a sharp, rigid point)
acerrimamente {adv} :: superlative of acremente
acertando {v} :: gerund of acertar
acertar {v} /ɐsɨɾˈtaɾ/ :: to adjust
acertar {v} :: to regulate
acertar {v} :: to hit (a target)
acertar {v} :: to be correct (about something)
acertar {v} :: to coincide
acertar em cheio {v} [idiomatic] :: hit the nail on the head (identify something exactly)
acerto {m} :: hit
acerto {m} :: fluke, luck
acerto {m} :: agreement
acerto {m} :: adjustment
acervar {v} :: to amass (to gather a great quantity of)
acervar {v} :: to produce an inventory (detailed list of all of the items on hand)
acervo {m} :: heritage
acervo {m} :: heap
acescente {adj} :: acescent (turning sour)
aceso {adj} /ɐ.ˈse.zu/ :: lit; lighted (burning, especially with a small, controlled fire)
aceso {adj} :: [of a light source] lit; on (activated and emitting light)
acessar {vt} /ɐ.sɨ.ˈsaɾ/ :: to access (to gain or obtain access to)
acessar {vt} [computing] :: to access (computing: to have access to (data))
acessibilidade {f} :: accessibility (the quality of being accessible, or of admitting approach)
acessivelmente {adv} /ˌˌsi.vew.ˈmẽ.t͡ʃi/ :: accessibly
acessivelmente {adv} :: reasonably; inexpensively
acesso {m} /ɐˈsɛsu/ :: access (a way or means of approaching)
acessão {f} :: accession
acessoriamente {adv} :: accessorily (in the manner of an accessory)
acessoriedade {f} :: accessoriness (the state of being accessory)
acessória {f} [legal] :: accessory (female)
acessório {m} :: accessory, attachment
acessulfame K {m} :: alternative form of acesulfame K
acessulfame-K {m} :: alternative form of acesulfame K
acessível {adj} :: accessible
acesulfame K {m} :: acesulfame K (artificial sweetener)
acesulfame-K {m} :: alternative spelling of acesulfame K
acetabular {adj} :: acetabular (relating to the acetabulum)
acetabulífero {adj} :: acetabuliferous (furnished with acetabula)
acetabuloplastia {f} [surgery] :: acetabuloplasty (corrective surgery to the acetabulum)
acetal {m} [organic chemistry] :: acetal (any diether of a geminal diol)
acetaldeído {m} [organic compound] :: acetaldehyde
acetalização {f} [organic chemistry] :: acetalization (reaction that yields an acetal)
acetamida {f} [organic compound] :: acetamide (amide of acetic acid)
acetanilida {f} [organic chemistry, pharmaceutical drug] :: acetanilide (amide derived from acetic acid and aniline)
acetarsol {m} [organic compound, medicine] :: acetarsol (compound sometimes used as an antiinfective)
acetarsona {f} [organic compound, medicine, rare] :: acetarsol (compound sometimes used as an antiinfective)
acetato {m} [uncountable, organic chemistry] /ɐ.sɨ.ˈta.tu/ :: acetate
acetato {m} :: transparency (a transparent material with an image on it, that is viewable by shining light through it.)
acetazolamida {f} :: acetazolamide (carbonic anhydrase inhibitor that is used to treat glaucoma and other conditions)
acetábulo {m} [anatomy] :: acetabulum (bony cup that receives the head of the thigh bone)
Acetes {prop} {m} [Greek mythology] :: Acoetes (attendant of Bacchus)
acetificação {f} :: acetification (the process of converting into vinegar)
acetificar {vt} :: to acetify (convert into acid or vinegar)
acetilacetona {f} [organic compound] :: acetylacetone (a diketone used as a solvent and as a coordination ligand)
acetilação {f} [chemistry] :: acetylation (reaction of a substance with acetic acid)
acetilase {f} [enzyme] :: acetylase (any enzyme that catalyses the formation of acetate esters)
acetilcisteína {f} [organic compound] :: acetylcysteine (a mucolytic agent)
acetilcolina {f} [neurotransmitter] :: acetylcholine (a neurotransmitter compound)
acetilcolinesterase {f} [enzyme] :: acetylcholinesterase (enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of acetylcholine into choline and acetic acid)
acetileno {m} [organic compound] /a.ˌse.t͡ʃi.ˈ :: acetylene
acetilesterase {f} [enzyme] :: acetylesterase (any enzyme that catalyses the hydrolysis of an acetate ester)
acetileto {m} [chemistry] :: acetylide
acetilmetionina {f} [organic compound] :: acetylmethionine (the N-acetyl derivative of the amino acid methionine)
acetilénico {adj} [European orthography, organic chemistry] :: acetylenic (relating to acetylene)
acetilênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acetilénico
acetilsalicilato {m} [organic chemistry] :: acetylsalicylate (salt or ester of acetylsalicylic acid)
acetiltiocolina {f} [organic compound] :: acetylthiocholine (acetyl derivative of thiocolina)
acetílico {adj} :: acetylic (pertaining to acetyl)
acetólise {f} [organic chemistry] :: acetolysis (breakdown of an organic compound using acetic acid or acetic anhydride)
acetónico {adj} [European orthography] :: acetonic (relating to or producing acetone)
acetônico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acetónico
acetoacetato {m} [organic chemistry] :: acetoacetate (any salt or ester of acetoacetic acid)
acetoclástico {adj} :: acetoclastic (that converts acetic acid to methane)
acetoexamida {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: acetohexamide (an antidiabetic drug)
acetofenona {f} [organic compound] :: acetophenone (an aromatic ketone)
acetogénese {f} [European orthography, biochemistry] :: acetogenesis (anaerobic production of acetic acid or acetate by bacteria)
acetogênese {f} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acetogénese
acetogénico {adj} [European orthography, biochemistry] :: acetogenic (capable of converting carbon dioxide or sugars into acetic acid or acetate)
acetogênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acetogénico
acetona {f} [organic compound] :: acetone (the organic compound (CH3)2CO)
acetoína {f} [organic compound] :: acetoin (one of the constituents of the flavour of butter)
acetonaftona {f} [organic compound] :: acetonaphthone (either of two isomers of methyl naphthyl ketone)
acetonemia {f} [medicine] :: acetonemia (presence of excessive levels of acetone in blood)
acetonida {f} [organic chemistry] :: acetonide (any cyclic acetal derived from acetone and a diol)
acetonitrila {f} [organic compound] :: acetonitrile (the simplest organic cyanide or nitrile)
acetonémico {adj} [European orthography] :: acetonemic (pertaining to or suffering from acetonemia)
acetonêmico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acetonémico
acetonúria {f} [pathology] :: acetonuria (presence of acetone in the urine)
acetosa {f} :: sorrel (plant)
acetosela {f} :: wood sorrel (a white-flowered woodland plant, Oxalis acetosella)
acetosidade {f} :: acetosity (the quality of being acetous)
acetosiringona {f} [organic compound] :: acetosyringone (a derivative of acetophenone)
acetrizoato {m} [organic chemistry] :: acetrizoate (any salt or ester of acetrizoic acid)
aceturato {m} :: aceturate
acetóxi {m} [organic chemistry] :: acetoxy (univalent radical derived from acetic acid by loss of a hydrogen atom)
acetyleno {m} :: obsolete spelling of acetileno
acéfalo {adj} :: headless; acephalous (without a head)
acha {f} /ˈa.ʃɐ/ :: billet (piece of wood used as firewood)
acha {f} :: battle-axe (axe for use in battle)
achado {m} /ɐ.ˈʃa.ðu/ :: finding
achado {m} :: find, discovery
achado não é roubado {proverb} :: finders keepers (whoever finds something is allowed to keep it)
achagua {m} :: Achagua (a language of Colombia)
Achaia {prop} {f} :: obsolete spelling of Acaia
achante {mf} [uncommon] :: dated form of ashanti
achanti {mf} [uncommon] :: dated spelling of ashanti
achaparrado {adj} /a.ʃˈʁa.du/ :: stubby, chubby
achaparrar {v} /a.ʃˈʁa(ɾ)/ :: to make or become stubby or chubby
achaque {m} /ɐ.ˈʃa.kɨ/ :: frequent but minor malaise
achaque {m} :: a moral or behavioural flaw; a vice
achaque {m} :: an excuse for doing something; a pretext
achar {vt} /ɐˈʃaɾ/ :: to find; to encounter (to come across something that was unknown or had been lost)
achar {v} [ditransitive, copulative for the second object] :: to find; to consider (to have the opinion that a given thing has the given quality)
achar {v} [ditransitive, copulative for the second object] :: to find (to come across something in the given state)
achar {v} [que] :: to think; to think that (to have the given opinion)
achar {v} [de] :: to think of (to have an opinion regarding the worth of someone or something)
achar {vp} [copulative] :: to be (in the given state or condition)
achar {vp} [Brazil, slang] :: to be arrogant or act arrogantly; to think too highly of oneself
achar {m} :: achar (a spicy and salty pickle of Indian cuisine)
acharya {m} :: acharya (spiritual teacher)
achatado {adj} :: flattened, compressed
achatado {adj} :: crushed, squashed
achatando {v} :: gerund of achatar
achatar {v} :: to flatten
achatar {v} :: to squash
achega {f} :: addition
achega {f} :: help
achegar {vt} /ˌa.ʃeˈɡa(ʁ)/ :: to bring closer; to put within reach
achegar {vp} :: to come closer
Achiles {prop} {m} :: obsolete spelling of Aquiles
Achilles {prop} {m} :: obsolete spelling of Aquiles
achinês {m} :: Acehnese (a Malayo-Polynesian language spoken in Aceh)
achiote {m} :: achiote (Bixa orellana, a tropical American evergreen shrub)
achiote {m} :: achiote (seed of the achiote shrub)
achiote {m} :: achiote (orange-red dye obtained from achiote seeds)
achismo {m} /a.ˈʃ :: the tendency to, or an instance of, basing one's choices or actions on unproven beliefs
Achém {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Aceh
-acho {suffix} :: forms pejorative diminutives; -aster
acho que sim {phrase} :: I think so
aciaria {f} :: steelworks
acicatar {v} :: to spur
acicatar {v} [figuratively] :: to spur; to incite, to encourage
acicate {m} :: spur (implement for prodding a horse)
acicate {m} [figuratively] :: incentive, spur (anything that inspires or motivates)
acicloguanosina {f} :: acycloguanosine (a guanosine analogue antiviral drug)
acicular {adj} :: acicular (needle-shaped)
acidamente {adv} :: acidly; sourly (in an acid manner)
acidemia {f} [medicine] :: acidaemia (increased acidity in the blood)
acidentado {adj} :: (being a) victim of an accident
acidentado {adj} [of terrain] :: rough
acidental {adj} :: accidental
acidentalidade {f} :: accidentality (quality of being accidental)
acidentalmente {adv} /əsidɪ̃təlˈmɛ̃t̪/ :: accidentally
acidentalmente {adv} :: casually
acidente {m} /ɐ.si.ˈdẽ.tɨ/ :: accident (unexpected event with negative consequences)
acidente {m} [geology] :: accident (irregular surface)
acidente vascular cerebral {m} [medicine] :: stroke, cerebrovascular accident
acidez {f} :: acidity (the quality or state of being acid)
acidífero {adj} :: acidiferous (containing acid)
acidófilo {adj} :: acidophilic (thriving under acidic conditions)
acidófilo {m} :: acidophile (organism that thrives under acidic conditions)
acidificador {m} [chemistry] :: acidifier (simple or compound whose presence is necessary to produce acidity)
acidificação {f} :: acidification
acidificar {v} :: to acidify
acidificável {adj} :: acidifiable (capable of being acidified)
acidimetria {f} [chemistry] :: acidimetry (measurement of the strength of acids)
acid jazz {m} [music genre] :: acid jazz (music combining jazz with elements of soul music, funk and disco)
acidólise {f} [chemistry] :: acidolysis (decomposition of a molecule under the influence of an acid)
acidímetro {m} [chemistry] :: acidimeter (instrument for ascertaining the strength of acids)
acidêmico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: acidaemic (afflicted with acidaemia)
acidofilia {f} [biology] :: acidophilia (affinity for acidic conditions)
acidogenicidade {f} :: acidogenicity (the condition or extent of being acidogenic)
acidogénico {adj} [European orthography] :: acidogenic (that generates acid or acidity)
acidogênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acidogénico
acidose {f} [pathology] :: acidosis (abnormally increased acidity of the blood)
acidúria {f} :: aciduria (presence of acid in the urine)
acidúrico {adj} [of bacteria] :: aciduric (growing in acidic medium, but preferring an alkaline medium)
acidósico {adj} :: alternative form of acidótico
acidótico {adj} [pathology] :: acidotic (having depressed alkalinity of blood or tissue)
acidulamente {adv} :: acidulously (in a acidulous manner)
acidulante {m} :: acidulant (food additive used to increase acidity)
acidulante {adj} :: which increases the acidity of something
acidulação {f} :: acidulation (the act of acidulating)
acidular {vt} :: to acidulate (to make something slightly acid)
acidular {vt} :: to acidulate (to use an acidic catalyst)
acila {f} [organic chemistry] :: acyl (any of a class of organic radicals)
acilamida {f} [organic chemistry] :: acylamide (any acyl amide)
acilação {f} [organic chemistry] :: acylation (the process of adding an acyl to a compound)
acilglicerol {m} [organic chemistry] :: acylglycerol (any ester of glycerol)
aciltransferase {f} [enzyme] :: acyltransferase (any of several enzymes that catalyse the transfer of acyl groups between lipids)
acima {adv} /ɐ.ˈsi.mɐ/ :: up, upwards
acima da lei {adj} [idiomatic] :: above the law
acima de {prep} :: above (in a higher place)
acima de {prep} :: over (more than a given amount)
acima de tudo {adv} [idiomatic] :: above all
acima mencionado {adj} :: abovementioned
acinace {m} [historical] :: acinaces (ancient shortsword or sabre)
acinar {adj} [anatomy] :: acinar (pertaining to or located in an acinus)
acinesia {f} [medicine] :: akinesia (loss of the ability to control muscles)
acinte {m} [uncountable] :: effrontery (insolent and shameless audacity)
acinético {adj} :: akinesic (pertaining to or suffering from akinesia)
acinzentar {v} /ɐˌsĩzẽˈtaɾ]/ :: grey (to become or turn grey)
Aécio {prop} {m} /a.ˈɛ.sju/ :: given name
acionado {v} :: past participle of acionar
acionador {m} :: activator
acional {adj} :: actional (pertaining to action)
acionando {v} :: gerund of acionar
acionar {v} :: to action
acionar {v} :: to activate
acionar {v} :: to apply (brakes)
acionista {mf} [finance] :: stockholder (one who owns stock)
acionista {mf} :: shareholder (one who owns shares of stock)
acipitrídeo {m} [zoology] :: accipitrid (any member of the Accipitridae)
acirologia {f} [rhetoric] :: acyrologia (improper use of a word)
acirrado {adj} :: irritated
acirrado {adj} :: lively
acirrado {adj} :: intense, fierce
acirrando {v} :: gerund of acirrar
acirrar {v} :: to irritate
acirrar {v} :: to incite
acirrar {v} :: to intensify
acismo {m} [rhetoric] :: accismus (feigning disinterest in something while actually desiring it)
aclamador {m} :: acclaimer (one who acclaims)
aclamador {adj} :: serving to acclaim
aclamação {f} :: acclamation (ager expression of approval)
aclamar {v} :: to proclaim
aclamar {v} :: to acclaim, applaud
aclamatório {adj} :: acclamatory (expressing approval by acclamation)
aclamídeo {adj} [botany] :: achlamydeous (having no floral envelope)
aclarar {v} /ɐklɐˈɾaɾ/ :: to clarify (to make sure something is understood correctly)
aclarar {v} :: to become or make clear, less dark
aclarar {vt} :: to clear (one’s throat)
aclarar {vt} :: to make (one’s voice) clearer
aclasia {f} [pathology] :: aclasia (lack of a physical distinction between normal and pathological tissue)
acúleo {m} :: thorn (sharp protective spine of a plant)
aclimado {adj} :: acclimated (accustomed, adapted or hardened to some environment)
aclimação {f} :: acclimatization (adaptation to a new environment)
aclimatação {f} /ˌaklɨˌmatɐˈsɐ̃w]/ :: acclimatization (the act of acclimatizing)
aclimatar {v} /aklɨmɐˈtaɾ]/ :: acclimatize (to get used to a new climate)
aclimatável {adj} :: acclimatizable (capable of being acclimatized)
acólito {m} [ecclesiastical] :: acolyte (person ordained to carry the wine, water and lights at Mass)
acólito {m} :: acolyte; assistant
aclive {adj} :: acclivous (sloping upward)
aclive {m} :: an upward slope
aclividade {f} :: an upward slope
aclorídrico {adj} [pathology] :: achlorhydric (pertaining to or suffering from achlorhydria)
aclorófilo {adj} [botany] :: achlorophyllous (not having chlorophyll)
acloridria {f} [medicine] :: achlorhydria (absence of hydrochloric acid in the stomach)
acmeísmo {m} :: Acmeism (a literary movement in early twentieth-century Russia)
acmeísta {adj} :: Acmeist (pertaining to Acmeism)
acmeísta {mf} :: Acmeist (a poet member of the Acmeist school)
acúmulo {m} /ɐ.ˈ :: accumulation (act of accumulating, the state of being accumulated)
acne {f} [pathology] :: acne (a skin condition)
acne {f} :: acne (a pattern of blemishes resulting from the skin condition)
acneiforme {adj} [pathology] :: acneform (resembling acne)
acónito {m} [European orthography] :: aconite; wolfsbane (a poisonous herb)
acônito {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of acónito
acântio {m} [medicine] :: acanthion (point at the base of the anterior nasal spine)
acêntrico {adj} :: acentric (without a centre)
acção {f} :: obsolete spelling of ação
acobardar {v} :: to frighten
acobertar {v} :: to cover (conceal or protect)
a cobrar {adj} [of a telephone call or delivery] :: collect (paid for by the recipient)
acobreado {adj} :: coppery, copper-coloured
acoimado {v} :: past participle of acoimar
acoimando {v} :: gerund of acoimar
acoimar {v} :: to fine
acoimar {v} :: to censure, punish
acolá {adv} :: over there
acolá {adv} :: yonder; beyond
acolchoamento {m} :: padding (soft filling material used in cushions etc.)
acolhedor {adj} /ɐ.ku.ʎɨ.ˈðoɾ/ :: welcoming (hospitable, accessible and cordial)
acolhedor {adj} :: cosy; snug (affording comfort and warmth)
acolhendo {v} :: gerund of acolher
acolher {v} /ɐkuˈʎeɾ/ :: to lodge or shelter
acolher {v} :: to welcome (to accept something willingly or gladly)
acolhida {f} :: welcome, welcoming
acolhido {v} :: past participle of acolher
acolhimento {m} /ɐkuʎiˈmẽtu/ :: welcome
acolhimento {m} :: reception
acolia {f} [medicine] :: acholia (bile deficiency)
acolitado {m} :: alternative form of acolitato
acolitato {m} :: acolyteship (condition of being an acolyte)
acometendo {v} :: gerund of acometer
acometer {v} :: to attack, assail
acometimento {m} [medicine, of a disease] :: a sudden onset
acometimento {m} :: commission (the act of committing, doing something)
acometimento {m} :: charge; assault; onset
acomodabilidade {f} :: accommodableness (the quality or condition of being accommodable)
acomodacionismo {m} :: accommodationism (policy of being accommodating)
acomodacionista {mf} :: accommodationist (someone who accommodates opposition and compromises their own stance)
acomodador {adj} :: accommodating (affording accommodation)
acomodador {m} :: accommodator (one who accommodates)
acomodamento {m} :: accommodation, conciliation
acomodante {adj} :: accommodating (affording accommodation)
acomodação {f} :: accommodation (state of being fitted and adapted)
acomodar {v} :: to accommodate
acomodar {v} :: to settle, resolve [a dispute]
acomodatório {adj} :: accommodatory (relating to or affording accommodation)
acomodável {adj} :: accommodatable (capable of being accommodated)
acompanhado {adj} /ɐkõpɐˈɲaðu/ :: accompanied
acompanhador {m} [music] :: accompanist (performer who takes the accompanying part)
acompanhador {adj} :: who accompanies
acompanhamento {m} :: accompaniment (all senses)
acompanhando {v} :: gerund of acompanhar
acompanhante {adj} :: accompanying
acompanhante {mf} :: companion
acompanhante {mf} :: date
acompanhante de luxo {mf} :: rent boy
acompanhar {v} /ɐ.kõ.pɐ.ˈɲaɾ/ :: to accompany
acompridar {vt} :: to lengthen (to make longer)
Aconcágua {prop} {m} :: Aconcágua (mountain)
aconchegante {adj} :: cozy (affording comfort and warmth)
aconchegar {vt} :: to tuck
aconchegar {v} :: to make cozy, comfortable
aconchegar {vp} :: to snuggle
aconchego {m} /ɐ.kõ.ˈʃe.ɣu/ :: cosiness (state or quality of being cosy)
acondicionando {v} :: gerund of acondicionar
acondicionar {vt} :: to put something into a package or container; to pack
acondicionar {vt} :: to store; to warehouse (to keep something in a safe place it is not being used)
acondicionar {vtp} [usually] :: to condition (to make someone accustomed to something)
acondrito {m} :: achondrite (stony meteorite that contains no chondrules)
acondrogénese {f} [European orthography] :: achondrogenesis (congenital defect characterised by a very short body, short limbs and skeletal abnormalities)
acondrogênese {f} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acondrogénese
acondroplasia {f} [teratology] :: achondroplasia (a genetic disorder)
acondroplástico {adj} :: achondroplastic (relating to or suffering from achondroplasia)
acondrítico {adj} [geology] :: achondritic (pertaining to achondrites)
aconitase {f} [biochemistry] :: aconitase (aconitate hydratase)
aconitato {m} [chemistry] :: aconitate (any salt or ester of aconitic acid)
aconitina {f} [organic compound] :: aconitine (a poisonous alkaloid)
aconselhabilidade {f} [rare] :: advisability (the quality of being advisable)
aconselhador {adj} :: adviceful (providing advice)
aconselhamento {m} :: counselling, advising
aconselhando {v} /dɯ̽.zə.kõ.sɨˈʎä.vɛi̯ʃ]/ :: gerund of aconselhar
aconselhante {adj} :: adviceful (providing advice)
aconselhar {v} /ɐkõsɨˈʎaɾ/ :: to advise, counsel
aconselhavelmente {adv} [rare] :: advisably (in an advisable manner)
aconselhável {adj} :: advisable
acontece que {v} [idiomatic] :: (as) it turns out
acontecer {vt} [impersonal] /ɐ.ˌkõ.tɨ.ˈseɾ/ :: to happen; to occur; to take place
acontecer {v} [colloquial] :: to become famous or successful
acontecer nas melhores famílias {v} [impersonal] /a.ˌkõ.te.ˈse(ɾ) naz me.ˈʎɔ.ɾis fa.ˈmi.ljas/ :: used to comfort a person who is excessively disappointed with his mistake
acontecer nas melhores famílias {v} [impersonal] :: describes something people from all walks of life may have to go through
acontecimento {m} /ɐkõtɨsiˈmẽtu/ :: event
acontecimento {m} :: happening, occurrence
acontextual {adj} :: acontextual (without context)
a contragosto {adv} [idiomatic] :: against the grain; unwillingly; reluctantly
acoplado {adj} :: linked, connected
acoplar {v} /akoˈplaɾ]/ :: couple (to join two things together)
acordado {adj} /ɐ.kuɾ.ˈða.ðu/ :: awake; conscious
acordamento {m} :: awakening (the act of awaking)
acordar {vi} /ɐ.kuɾ.ˈdaɾ/ :: to awake; to wake up (to stop sleeping)
acordar {vt} :: to wake; to wake up; to awaken (to cause someone to stop sleeping)
acordar {v} :: [para] to wake up (to) (to become aware of a serious issue)
acordar {vi} :: to wake up (to stop being sleepy)
acordar {vt} :: to wake up (to cause to stop being sleepy)
acordar {vt} :: to instigate; to stir up (to incite feelings)
acordar {vt} :: to accord (to bring into accord)
acordar com o pé esquerdo {v} [idiom] :: to get up on the wrong side of the bed (to be in a bad mood; to have a bad day from the start, for no particular reason)
acordar para a vida {v} [idiomatic] :: wake up and smell the coffee (stop deluding oneself)
acordeão {m} [music instrument] :: accordion (a keyed, bellows-driven wind instrument)
acordeonista {mf} :: accordionist
acordo {m} /ɐˈkoɾðu/ :: agreement; deal (an understanding to follow a course of conduct)
acordo {m} :: agreementaccord (agreement or concurrence of opinion)
acordo {m} [international law] :: treaty (a binding agreement under international law)
acordo pré-nupcial {m} :: prenuptial agreement (document including provisions for division of property in the event of divorce)
acorrentado {adj} /a.ko.ʁẽ.ˈta.du/ :: chained (bound in chains)
acorrentado {adj} [figurative] :: bound to someone of something
acorrentar {v} :: to chain
acortinar {v} :: curtain (to cover with a curtain)
A Corunha {prop} {f} :: A Corunha (city)
acosmismo {m} [philosophy] :: acosmism (denial of the existence of the universe as distinct from God)
acosmista {mf} [philosophy] :: acosmist (one who denies the existence of a universe as distinct from God)
acostamento {m} [Brazil] :: shoulder (part of a road where drivers may stop in an emergency)
acostando {v} :: gerund of acostar
acostar {v} [nautical] :: to dock; to board
acostumadamente {adv} :: accustomedly (in an accustomed manner)
acostumado {adj} /ɐ.kuʃ.tu.ˈma.ðu/ :: accustomed
acostumar {v} [a] /ɐ.kuʃ.tu.ˈmaɾ/ :: to accustom
acostumar {v} [a, .pronominal] :: to get used to
acotiledónea {f} [European orthography, botany] :: acotyledon (plant that has no cotyledons)
acotiledônea {f} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acotiledónea
acotiledóneo {adj} [European orthography, botany] :: acotyledonous (having no seed lobes)
acotiledôneo {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acotiledóneo
acotovelar {v} :: alternative form of cotovelar
acovardar {vt} /a.ˌko.vaʁ.ˈda(ʁ)/ :: to make someone lose their courage; to frighten
acovardar {vp} :: to lose one’s courage; to chicken out
acqua alta {f} /ˈakwɐ ˈaltɐ/ :: acqua alta (regular flooding in Venice)
Acra {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Accra
acral {adj} :: acral (pertaining to peripheral body parts)
acrania {f} [physiology] :: acrania (absence of the skull)
acrasia {f} :: acrasia (lack of self-control)
acróbata {mf} [uncommon] :: alternative form of acrobata
acôrdo {m} :: obsolete spelling of acordo
acre {adj} /ˈa.kɾɨ/ :: sharp (having an intense, acrid flavour)
acre {m} :: acre (unit of surface area)
Acre {prop} {f} :: Acre (city)
Acre {prop} {m} :: Acre (state)
acrecional {adj} :: accretionary (relating to accretion)
acrecionário {adj} :: accretionary (relating to accretion)
acreditar {v} [em] /ɐ.kɾɨ.ði.ˈtaɾ/ :: to believe in (to accept that someone is telling the truth)
acreditar {v} [em, que] :: to believe in/that (to accept that something is true)
acreditar {v} [que] :: to believe that; to think that (to consider likely)
acreditar {vt} :: to accredit (to bring into credit)
acreção {f} :: accretion (act of increasing or growing)
acrescendo {v} :: gerund of acrescer
acrescentar {vt} /ɐ.kɾɨʃ.sẽ.ˈtaɾ/ :: to increase
acrescentar {v} [a] :: to add to
acrescentar {vt} :: to add (to a conversation)
acrescer {v} /ɐkɾɨʃˈseɾ/ :: to increase
acrescer {v} :: to add
acrescer {v} :: to accrue
acrescerão {f} :: increase
acrescerão {f} :: addition
acrescerão {f} :: accrual
acrescido {v} :: past participle of acrescer
acrescível {adj} :: accruable (able to be accrued)
acretivo {adj} :: accretive; accretionary (relating to accretion)
acrófobo {adj} :: acrophobic (pertaining to or suffering from acrophobia)
acrógeno {adj} [botany] :: acrogenous (increasing by growth from the extremity)
acriano {adj} :: Of or pertaining to Acre (state)
acriano {m} :: Someone from Acre
acridídeo {m} [entomology] :: acridid (any member of the Acrididae)
acridina {f} [organic compound] :: acridine (tricyclic aromatic heterocycle obtained from coal tar)
acrilamida {f} [organic compound] :: acrylamide (amide of acrylic acid)
acrilato {m} [organic chemistry] :: acrylate (salt or ester of acrylic acid)
acrilonitrila {f} [organic compound] :: acrylonitrile (toxic colourless liquid)
acrilonitrilo {m} :: alternative form of acrilonitrila
acrimónia {f} [European orthography] :: acrimony (bitter hatred)
acrimônia {f} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of acrimónia
acrimoniosamente {adv} :: acrimoniously (in an acrimonious manner)
acrimonioso {adj} :: acrimonious (sharp and harsh)
acritarca {m} [paleontology, palynology] :: acritarch (small, unclassifiable organic fossil)
acriticamente {adv} :: acritically (in an acritical manner)
acrivastina {f} :: acrivastine (a drug used to treat allergies)
acrílico {adj} :: acrylic
acrómio {m} [European orthography, anatomy] :: acromion (outermost point of the shoulder blade)
acrômio {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acrómio
acrónimo {m} [Portugal] :: acronym (word formed by initial letters)
acrônimo {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of acrónimo
acroasfixia {f} [pathology] :: acroasphyxia (impaired circulation to the fingers)
acrobacia {f} :: acrobatics (art of performing acrobatic feats)
acrobata {mf} :: acrobat (an athlete who performs acts requiring skill, agility and coordination)
acrobaticamente {adv} :: acrobatically (in an acrobatic manner)
acrobático {adj} :: acrobatic (of or pertaining to acrobats or acrobacy)
acrocefalia {f} :: acrocephaly (condition of suffering from a pointed skull)
acrocefalosindactilia {f} [pathology] :: acrocephalosyndactylia (craniosynostosis with syndactyly)
acroceratose {f} [pathology] :: acrokeratosis (keratosis of the fingers and toes)
acroceratose verruciforme {f} :: acrokeratosis verruciformis (disorder characterized by small, verrucous skin lesions)
acroceráunio {adj} :: Acroceraunian (relating to the high mountain range of thunder-smitten peaks)
acrocianose {f} [pathology] :: acrocyanosis
acrocêntrico {adj} [genetics, of a chromosome] :: acrocentric (having the centromere near an end)
acrodermatite {f} [pathology] :: acrodermatitis (dermatitis that affects the hands and feet)
acrodermatite enteropática {f} [pathology] :: acrodermatitis enteropathica (metabolic disorder affecting the uptake of zinc)
acrodermatose {f} [pathology] :: acrodermatosis (dermatosis that affects the hands or feet)
acrodextrina {f} [biochemistry, cytology] :: achrodextrin (a form of dextrin that is not colourable by iodine)
acrodinia {f} [pathology] :: acrodynia (a disease of the skin)
acrodínico {adj} :: acrodynic (pertaining to or suffering from acrodynia)
acrodonte {adj} :: acrodont (having teeth united to the top of the alveolar ridge)
acrofase {f} [physiology] :: acrophase (time period during which a cycle peaks)
acrofóbico {adj} :: acrophobic (pertaining to or suffering from acrophobia)
acrofónico {adj} [European orthography] :: acrophonical (relating to or having the property of acrophony)
acrofônico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of acrofónico
acrofobia {f} :: acrophobia
acrofonia {f} :: acrophony (naming of letters so their names begin with the letter itself)
acrogeria {f} [pathology] :: acrogeria (appearance of senility in the hands or feet)
acrograma {m} /ˌakɾoˈɡɾɐ̃mɐ/ :: acronym (word formed by initial letters)
acrolectal {adj} [linguistics] :: acrolectal (pertaining to an acrolect)
acrolecto {m} [linguistics] :: acrolect (variety of speech that is considered the standard form)
acroleína {f} [organic compound] :: acrolein (a pungent, acrid, poisonous liquid aldehyde)
acroletal {adj} :: alternative form of acrolectal
acroleto {m} :: alternative form of acrolecto
acromatismo {m} :: achromatism (state or quality of being achromatic)
acromatizar {vt} [optics] :: to achromatize (to remove chromatic aberration)
acromatopsia {f} :: achromatopia (defective ability to see colours)
acromatópsico {adj} :: achromatopsic (unable to see colours)
acromegalia {f} [disease] :: acromegaly (chronic disease marked by enlargement of the bones)
acromegálico {adj} [pathology] :: acromegalic (pertaining to acromegaly)
acromia {f} [medicine] :: achromia (absence of pigmentation)
acromial {adj} :: acromial (pertaining to the acromion)
acromicria {f} [pathology] :: acromicria (hypoplasia of the limbs)
acromioclavicular {adj} [anatomy] :: acromioclavicular (pertaining to the acromion and the clavicle)
acromioplastia {f} :: acromioplasty (surgical removal of the acromion bone)
acromotriquia {f} :: achromotrichia (absence of pigmentation in the hair)
acromático {adj} [optics] :: achromatic (free from colour)
acromático {adj} [optics] :: achromatic (containing components to prevent colour-related distortion)
acromático {adj} [music] :: achromatic (having only the diatonic notes of the scale)
acronológico {adj} [chiefly literature, film] :: achronological (not chronological)
acronologicamente {adv} :: achronologically (without chronological order)
acropaquia {f} :: acropachy (subperiosteal formation of new bone)
acroparestesia {f} [medicine] :: acroparesthesia (severe pain in the extremities)
acropetal {adj} [botany] :: acropetal (that develops from the base towards the apex in sequence)
acropetalmente {adv} :: acropetally (in an acropetal manner)
acropustulose {f} :: acropustulosis (acrodermatitis with pustular involvement)
acroscópico {adj} :: acroscopic (toward or facing the apex)
acrosina {f} [enzyme] :: acrosin (proteolytic enzyme found in acrosomes)
acrossomal {adj} :: acrosomal (pertaining to acrosomes)
acrossomo {m} :: acrosome (end of the head of a spermatozoon)
acrosticamente {adv} :: acrostically (in the manner of an acrostic)
acrotomofilia {f} [psychology] :: acrotomophilia (sexual attraction toward amputees)
acrotério {m} [architecture] :: acroterium (small pedestal for a statue or ornament)
acrópole {f} :: acropolis (promontory of Ancient Greek cities)
Acrópole {prop} {f} :: Acrópole (citadel)
acérrimo {adj} :: superlative of acre
acréscimo {m} :: increase
acróstico {m} :: acrostic (poem or text with certain letters spelling out a name or message)
acróstico {adj} :: acrostical (like an acrostic)
acrítico {adj} :: acritical (not critical)
acrático {adj} :: akratic (relating to akrasia)
acérvulo {m} :: acervulus (calcified concretions near the pineal gland)
acêso {adj} :: obsolete spelling of aceso
acústica {f} /a.ˈkus.t͡ʃi.kɐ/ :: acoustics (quality of a space for doing music)
acústica {f} [physics] :: acoustics (the science of sounds)
acústico {adj} :: acoustic (pertaining to hearing or the science of sounds)
acústico {adj} [music] :: acoustic (producing or produced without electrical amplification)
acta {f} /ˈa.tɐ]/ :: minute (record of meeting)
actante {m} [linguistics] :: actant (any of the participants in a grammatical clause)
actema {m} [psychology, semiotics] :: acteme (a unit of behavior)
actígrafo {m} [medicine] :: actigraph (accelerometer that records sleep activities)
acético {adj} :: acetic (pertaining to vinegar)
acético {adj} [organic chemistry] :: acetic (pertaining to acetic acid)
actigrafia {f} :: actigraphy (the use of the actigraph to record the movements of a sleeping subject)
actina {f} :: actin (a globular structural protein)
actinídeo {m} [inorganic chemistry] :: actinide
actinídio {m} :: alternative form of actinídeo
actinógrafo {m} :: actinograph (recording actinometer)
actinicamente {adv} :: actinically (in an actinic manner)
actinidina {f} :: actinidin (an enzyme present in kiwi fruit)
actinina {f} [protein] :: actinin (protein responsible for the attachment of actin fibres in muscle cells)
actinismo {m} [chemistry, physics] :: actinism (the property of electromagnetic radiation that leads to the production of photochemical effects)
actinómetro {m} [European orthography, physics] :: actinometer (device used to measure the heating power of electromagnetic radiation)
actinômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of actinómetro
actino- {prefix} [biology] :: actino- (having a radial form)
actinobacilose {f} [medicine] :: actinobacillosis (zoonotic disease caused by the Actinobacillus bacteria)
actinobactéria {f} :: actinobacterium (any member of the Actinobacteria)
actinolita {f} [mineral] :: actinolite (mineral with monoclinic crystals belonging to the amphibole group)
actinolite {f} :: alternative form of actinolita
actinolito {m} :: alternative form of actinolita
actinologia {f} :: actinology (study of the effect of light on chemicals)
actinolítico {adj} [mineralogy] :: actinolitic (of the nature of, or containing, actinolite)
actinometria {f} :: actinometry (measurement of the heating power of electromagnetic radiation)
actinomiceta {m} :: actinomycete (bacterium of the order Actinomycetales)
actinomicina {f} [protein, pharmaceutical drug] :: actinomycin (antibiotic found in bacteria of genus Streptomyces)
actinomicose {f} [pathology] :: actinomycosis (infectious bacterial disease of cattle and swine)
actinomicótico {adj} :: actinomycotic (pertaining to actinomycosis)
actinomorfo {adj} [botany, of a flower] :: actinomorphic (whose petals are radially symmetric)
actinométrico {adj} :: actinometric (pertaining to actinometry)
actinopterígio {m} [zoology] :: actinopterygian (any of the ray-finned fish of the class Actinopterygii)
actinorriza {f} [biology] :: actinorhiza (nodule formed from a symbiotic relationship between an actinomycete and fine plant roots)
actinostelo {m} [botany] :: actinostele (protostele in which the core of vascular tissue in the stem extends outward)
actinostélico {adj} :: actinostelic (relating to or possessing an actinostele)
actinoterapia {f} [medicine] :: actinotherapy (treatment of disease by ultraviolet light)
Actium {prop} {m} :: Actium (promontory)
activador {m} :: obsolete spelling of ativador
activador {adj} :: obsolete spelling of ativador
activamente {adv} :: superseded spelling of ativamente
activando {v} :: gerund of activar
activação {f} :: alternative form of ativação
activar {v} :: superseded spelling of ativar
actividade {f} :: alternative spelling of atividade
activina {f} :: activin (a peptide that participates in diverse bodily functions)
activismo {m} :: activism
activista {mf} :: obsolete spelling of ativista
activista {adj} :: obsolete spelling of ativista
activo {m} :: superseded spelling of ativo
activo {adj} :: superseded spelling of ativo
activo {v} :: superseded spelling of ativo
activo fixo {m} [business, accounting] :: fixed asset
actínia {f} :: actinia; sea anemone
actínico {adj} :: actinic (relating to actinism)
actínio {m} /ɐkˈtinju]/ :: actinium (chemical element)
acto {m} :: obsolete spelling of ato
actograma {m} :: actogram (representation of the activity of an animal isolated from environmental cues as to the time of day)
actomiosina {f} [protein] :: actomyosin (a protein complex found in muscle fibres)
actor {m} :: superseded spelling of ator
actriz {f} :: superseded spelling of atriz
actual {adj} :: superseded spelling of atual
actualidade {f} :: obsolete spelling of atualidade
actualizado {adj} :: obsolete spelling of atualizado
actualizando {v} :: gerund of actualizar
actualização {f} :: update
actualizar {v} :: to update
actualizar {v} :: to modernize
actualmente {adv} :: superseded spelling of atualmente
actuando {v} :: gerund of actuar
actuação {f} /ɐtwɐˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: alternative form of atuação
actuar {v} :: alternative form of atuar
a céu aberto {adj} :: outdoor, open-air
Acube {prop} {m} [biblical] :: Akkub (any of several minor characters in the Old Testament)
acudir {v} /ɐkuˈðiɾ/ :: to respond, retort
acudir {v} :: to help
acudir {v} :: to run to; converge (on)
acuidade {f} :: acuity; sharpness; acuteness
aculeado {adj} :: aculeate (having prickles or sharp points)
aculeiforme {adj} :: aculeiform (like a prickle)
aculeolado {adj} :: aculeolate (having small prickles)
acultural {adj} :: acultural (without, or irrespective of, culture)
aculturalmente {adv} :: aculturally (in an acultural way)
aculturante {adj} :: acculturative (that produces acculturation)
aculturação {f} :: acculturation (process by which a person or people acquire a culture)
aculturativo {adj} :: acculturative (that produces acculturation)
acumbente {adj} [botany] :: accumbent (lying against something)
acumetria {f} :: acoumetry (the measuring of the power or extent of hearing)
acuminado {adj} :: accuminate (tapering to a point)
acuminar {v} :: to accuminate (to taper to a point)
acumpliciamento {m} :: abetting (the act of one who abets)
acumulador {m} :: accumulator (one who or that which accumulates)
acumuladora {f} :: feminine noun of acumulador
acumulação {f} :: accumulation (act of accumulating, the state of being accumulated)
acumular {v} /ˌɐkumuˈlaɾ]/ :: accumulate (to grow in number)
acumulativamente {adv} :: accumulatively (in an accumulative manner)
acumulatividade {f} :: accumulativeness (the state or quality of being accumulative)
acumulativo {adj} :: accumulative (serving to collect or amass)
acumulativo {adj} :: accumulative; cumulative (characterised by accumulation)
acumulável {adj} :: accumulable (able to be accumulated)
acuponto {m} [alternative medicine] :: acupoint (a specific point on the body where acupuncture is applied)
acupressão {f} :: acupressure (alternative medicine technique in which physical pressure is applied to acupoints)
acupunctura {f} :: alternative spelling of acupuntura
acupuntura {f} :: acupuncture (insertion of needles for remedial purposes)
acupuntural {adj} :: acupunctural (relating to acupuncture)
acupunturar {vt} :: to acupuncture (to treat with acupuncture)
acupunturista {mf} :: acupuncturist (professional engaged in the practice of acupuncture)
acurado {adj} :: Conformed to truth; accurate
a curiosidade matou o gato {proverb} :: curiosity killed the cat (one should not be curious about things that can be dangerous)
a curto prazo {adv} :: in the short term (in the near or immediate future)
acusado {adj} /ɐkuˈzaðu/ :: accused
acusado {m} :: accused
acusador {m} /ɐˌkuzɐˈðoɾ]/ :: accuser (one who accuses)
acusadoramente {adv} :: accusingly
acusação {f} :: accusation
acusar {v} /ɐkuˈzaɾ/ :: to accuse
acusativamente {adv} :: accusatively (in an accusative manner)
acusatividade {f} [grammar] :: accusativity (the quality of being accusative)
acusativo {adj} :: accusative; accusative case
acusatoriamente {adv} :: accusatively (in an accusative manner)
acusatoriamente {adv} :: accusatorily (in an accusatory way)
acusatório {adj} :: accusatory; accusative (pertaining to or containing an accusation)
acusma {m} [pathology] :: acousma (auditory hallucination)
acusmático {adj} [music] :: acousmatic (referring to pre-recorded music that is presented in concert using loudspeakers)
acusticamente {adv} [manner] :: acoustically (in an acoustic manner)
acusticista {mf} :: acoustician (one versed in acoustics)
acusável {adj} :: accusable (liable to be accused)
acutilante {adj} :: slashing
acutilante {adj} [figuratively] :: sharp, acute
acutipuru {m} :: Sciurus aestuans (Brazilian squirrel)
acutângulo {adj} [geometry, of a triangle] :: acute-angled (having three acute angles)
ad- {prefix} :: ad- (near; at)
-ada {suffix} /ˈa.dɐ/ :: forms the feminine singular past participle of verbs whose infinitive ends in -ar
-ada {suffix} :: forms nouns, from nouns denoting objects, meaning “a strike or blow with the object”
-ada {suffix} :: forms nouns, from verbs, denoting the action of the verb
-ada {suffix} :: forms nouns, from nouns, denoting a collection or excessive amount of the suffixed noun
-ada {suffix} :: forms nouns, from the names of containers, meaning “as much as can be held by the container”; -ful
-ada {suffix} :: forms nouns, from the names of food, meaning “a dish whose primary ingredient is that food”
-ada {suffix} :: forms nouns, from the name of fruits, meaning “juice or jam made with that fruit”
Ada {prop} {f} [biblical character] :: Adah (wife of Lamech)
Ada {prop} {f} :: given name
Aída {prop} {f} :: given name
adactilia {f} [pathology] :: adactylism (absence of fingers or toes)
Adad {prop} {m} [Mesopotamian god] /a.ˈdad͡ʒ/ :: Adad (god of storms)
adaga {f} [weapons] /ɐˈdaɡɐ]/ :: dagger (a stabbing weapon)
adaga {f} [typography] :: dagger; the character
adagial {adj} :: adagial (pertaining to an adage)
adagieto {m} :: alternative spelling of adagietto
adagietto {m} [music] :: adagietto (passage played more lighthearted than adagio)
adamantano {m} [organic compound] :: adamantane (polycyclic hydrocarbon)
adamante {m} :: adamant (a rock or mineral held by some to be of impenetrable hardness; a name given to the diamond and other substances of extreme hardness)
adamantila {f} [organic chemistry] :: adamantyl (univalent radical derived from adamantane)
Adamantina {prop} {f} :: Adamantina (placename)
adamantinamente {adv} :: adamantinely (in an adamantine way)
adamantino {adj} :: adamant (determined; unshakeable; unyielding)
adamantinoma {m} [medicine] :: adamantinoma (benign tumor of the jaw)
adamantium {m} [fiction] :: adamantium (fictional indestructible metal)
Adamastor {prop} {m} /ɐ.ðɐ.mɐʃ.ˈtoɾ/ :: a giant famed by Camoens in his epic poem Os Lusíadas, who represents the dangers Portuguese sailors faced when trying to round the Cape of Storms
adambulacral {adj} :: adambulacral (next to the ambulacra)
adamita {f} [mineral] :: adamite (a zinc arsenate hydroxide mineral)
adamita {mf} [historical] :: Adamite (member of an early Christian sect of northern Africa)
Adamnan {prop} {m} :: Adamnan (name of an Irish saint)
Adamnão {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Adamnan
adamsita {f} :: adamsite (an organic compound used as a riot-control agent)
Adana {prop} {f} :: Adana (city)
adansónia {f} [European orthography] :: adansonia (any member of the tree genus Adansonia)
adansônia {f} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of adansónia
adapaleno {m} [pharmaceutical drug] :: adapalene (a medicine used to treat skin conditions)
adaptabilidade {f} /a.ˌdap.ta.ˌˈda.d͡ʒi/ :: adaptability (the quality of being adaptable)
adaptacionismo {m} [evolutionary biology] :: adaptationism (the view that many traits of organisms are evolved adaptations)
adaptacionista {mf} :: adaptationist (supporter of adaptationism)
adaptador {m} :: adaptor (device to allow compatibility)
adaptador {m} :: adaptor (device allowing plug to fit in a different type of socket)
adaptação {f} :: adaptation
adaptação {f} :: customization
adaptar {v} /aˌdapˈtaɾ]/ :: adapt (to make suitable)
adaptativamente {adv} :: adaptively (in an adaptive manner)
adaptatividade {f} :: adaptiveness; adaptivity (the state or quality of being adaptive)
adaptativo {adj} :: adaptive (of, pertaining to, characterized by or showing adaptation; making or made fit or suitable)
adaptógeno {m} [medicine] :: adaptogen (herbal substance with a normalising effect upon body functions)
adaptina {f} [protein] :: adaptin (protein that mediates the formation of vesicles by clathrin-coated pits)
adaptómetro {m} [European orthography] :: adaptometer (instrument that measures the minimum threshold of brightness that can be detected)
adaptômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of adaptómetro
adaptogénico {adj} [European orthography] :: adaptogenic (being or relating to an adaptogen)
adaptogênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of adaptogénico
adaptometria {f} [optics] :: adaptometry (measurement of the threshold of brightness)
adaptável {adj} :: adaptable
adar {m} [Judaism] :: Adar (sixth Jewish month)
adarga {f} /a.ˈdaɻ.ɡa/ :: a type of leather shield
adax {m} :: addax (Addax nasomaculatus, a large African antelope)
adaxial {adj} [botany] :: adaxial (on the side that is towards the axis or central line)
adaxialmente {adv} :: adaxially (in an adaxial manner)
adéctico {adj} [of a pupa] :: adecticous (having no mandibles)
add {v} [, Internet slang, uninflected] :: to add in certain internet services
add {v} :: to friend (to add as a friend in a social network)
add {v} :: to add (to add as a contact in an instant messenger service)
addisoniano {adj} :: Addisonian (relating to Addison’s disease)
addissoniano {adj} :: alternative spelling of addisoniano
add-on {m} [software] :: add-on (extension of core application)
adedanha {n} /ã.ŋa/ :: popular name in Brazil for the game Stop!
adedanha {n} :: popular game in which the participants take a sheet of paper and write some columns containing subjects such as "name, location, object, fruit, etc" and then they use their fingers to show a number. All the hands are counted and then the amount of numbers will correspond to the alphabet letters. The resulting letter becomes the first letter to rule the choice of the possible names for the columns
adega {f} /ɐ.ˈðɛ.ɣɐ/ :: cellar (collection of wine)
adega {f} :: bodega
Adelaide {prop} {f} :: given name
Adelaide {prop} {f} :: Adelaide (state capital)
adelantado {m} :: adelantado (governor of a Spanish province)
adeleiro {m} [chiefly, Portugal] :: alternative form of adelo
adelfia {f} [botany] :: adelphy (fusion of stamen filaments)
adelfo {adj} [botany] :: adelphous (having coalescent or clustered filaments)
adelfofagia {f} :: adelphophagy (consumption of one embryo by another)
adelfogamia {f} [rare] :: adelphogamy (marriage between brothers and a sisters)
adelgaçando {v} :: gerund of adelgaçar
adelgaçar {vt} /a.dew.ɡa.ˈsa(ɾ)/ :: to thin (to make thin or thinner)
adelgaçar {vi} :: to thin (to become thin or thinner)
adelgaçar {vt} :: to make lean or leaner, less fat
adelgaçar {vi} :: to become lean or leaner
adelgaçar {vi} [of fog, a cloud, a shadow, etc.] :: to become less dense
adelgaçar {v} [figurative] :: to hone (to refine or master a skill)
adelo {m} [chiefly, Portugal] /ɐ.ˈðɛ.lu/ :: thrift shop (shop which sells used goods)
adelo {m} [chiefly, Portugal] :: a secondhand dealer
adelomorfo {adj} [medicine] :: adelomorphous (having a form that is not clearly defined)
adem {m} /ˈa.dẽj̃/ :: mallard (Anas platyrhynchos, a wild species of duck)
Adem {prop} {m} :: Adem (city/and/seaport)
ademais {adv} [conjunctive] :: besides (also; in addition)
ademocrático {adj} :: undemocratic (not democratic)
adendo {m} :: addendum (appendix or supplement to a document)
adenectomia {f} [medicine] :: adenectomy (surgical removal of the adenoid glands)
adenilação {f} [biochemistry] :: adenylation (process that forms an adenylate)
adenilato ciclase {f} [biochemistry] :: adenylate cyclase (an enzyme)
adenina {f} /ˌəðɯ̽ˈninə]/ :: adenine (base pairing with thymine or uracil)
adenite {f} [symptom, pathology] :: adenitis (glandular inflammation)
adenómero {m} [European orthography, anatomy] :: adenomere (functional unit in a salivary gland)
adenômero {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of adenómero
adeno- {prefix} :: adeno- (relating to glands)
adenoacantoma {m} [pathology] :: adenoacanthoma (adenocarcinoma characterised by the presence of squamous cells)
adenoameloblastoma {m} [pathology] :: adenoameloblastoma (benign adenomatoid odontogenic tumour)
adenoamigdalectomia {f} [surgery] :: adenotonsillectomy (surgical removal of adenoids and tonsils)
adenocarcinoma {m} [oncology] :: adenocarcinoma (any of several forms of carcinoma that originate in glandular tissue)
adenocarcinomatoso {adj} :: adenocarcinomatous (of or pertaining to adenocarcinomas)
adenocistoma {m} [pathology] :: adenocystoma (adenoma in which the neoplastic glandular epithelium forms cysts)
adenofibroma {m} [pathology] :: adenofibroma (a type of benign neoplasm)
adenoidal {adj} [anatomy] :: adenoidal (pertaining to the adenoids)
adenoide {f} [anatomy] :: adenoid (mass of lymphatic tissue situated posterior to the nasal cavity)
adenoidectomia {f} [surgery] :: adenoidectomy (surgical removal of the adenoids)
adenoidite {f} [medicine] :: adenoiditis (inflammation of the adenoid)
adenoipófise {f} [anatomy] :: adenohypophysis (the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland)
adenolinfoma {m} :: adenolymphoma (a type of benign tumor)
adenolipoma {m} [pathology] :: adenolipoma (benign lipoma of a gland)
adenoma {m} [pathology] :: adenoma (benign tumour of the epithelium)
adenomatoide {adj} :: adenomatoid (relating to an adenoma)
adenomatose {f} [medicine] :: adenomatosis (form of cancer)
adenomatoso {adj} :: adenomatoid (of or pertaining to an adenoma)
adenomegalia {f} :: adenomegaly (enlargement of a gland)
adenomioma {m} :: adenomyoma (complex tumor including components derived from glands and muscle)
adenomiomatose {f} [pathology] :: adenomyomatosis (the condition of having adenomyomas)
adenomiose {f} [medicine] :: adenomyosis (presence of ectopic glandular tissue in the surrounding muscles)
adenopatia {f} :: adenopathy (any glandular disease)
adenose {f} :: adenosis (benign swelling of lymph glands)
adenosiltransferase {f} [enzyme] :: adenosyltransferase (any enzyme that catalyses the transfer of an adenosyl group)
adenosina {f} [organic compound] :: adenosine (nucleoside derived from adenine and ribose)
adenossarcoma {m} [oncology] :: adenosarcoma (cancer that arises from mesenchymal tissue and has a benign glandular component)
adenotonsilectomia {f} [surgery] :: adenotonsillectomy (surgical removal of adenoids and tonsils)
adenoviral {adj} :: adenoviral (relating to or caused by an adenovirus)
adenovírus {m} :: adenovirus (any virus of the family Adenoviridae)
adentrar {v} /a.dẽ.ˈtɾa(ʁ)/ :: to get into, to go into
adentrar {vt} :: to push (violently) into
adentrar {vr} [figurative] :: to concentrate, to meditate
adentro {adv} :: inside (towards the interior)
adepto {m} :: contributor (a person who backs, supports or champions a cause, activity or institution)
adepto {m} [sports] :: fan; supporter
adequabilidade {f} :: suitability (the quality of being suitable)
adequadamente {adv} :: adequately (in an adequate manner)
adequadamente {adv} :: adequately; sufficiently
adequado {adj} :: suitable, appropriate
adequado {adj} :: adequate
adequação {f} :: adequacy (the condition of being adequate)
adequar {vt} :: to adequate; to adapt; to conform
adequar {v} [a, .pronominal] :: to suit; to adapt to; to fit in (to be adequate or fitted to)
aderente {adj} :: tenacious (clinging to an object or surface; adhesive)
aderente {mf} :: adherent (member of a party or association)
aderentemente {adv} :: adherently (in an adherent manner)
adereço {m} :: ornament
adereço {m} [theater, in the plural] :: props
aderindo {v} :: gerund of aderir
aderir {v} :: to adhere
adernar {v} [nautical] :: to heel until the gunwale of one side is under water; to capsize on its side
aderência {f} /ˌa.dɨ.ˈɾɐ̃j̃.sjə/ :: adherence (union of two objects)
aderência {f} :: acceptance of a belief
aderno {m} :: buckthorn (plant of the genus Rhamnus)
adesina {f} [biochemistry] :: adhesin (factor enabling bacteria to adhere to epithelial surfaces)
adesivamente {adv} :: adhesively (in an adhesive manner)
adesividade {f} :: adhesiveness (the quality of being, or the degree to which a thing is, adhesive)
adesivo {adj} :: adhesive; sticky
adesivo {m} :: sticker (something that sticks)
adesivo {m} :: sticker (adhesive label or decal)
adesão {f} /ɐ.ðɨ.ˈzɐ̃w̃/ :: accession; admission
adesão {f} :: adherence
adesão {f} :: support; adoption
adesão {f} :: membership; admission; affiliation
adesão {f} :: coherence
a despeito de {prep} :: in spite of (despite)
adestrado {v} :: past participle of adestrar
adestramento {m} :: dressage
adestrando {v} :: gerund of adestrar
adestrar {v} :: to turn right
adestrar {v} :: to train, teach
adestrar {v} :: to discipline
adeus {interj} /ɐˈðewʃ]/ :: goodbye (farewell)
adeusinho {m} /a.dew.ˈzi.ɲu/ :: diminutive of adeus
adeusinho {interj} [familiar, often, sarcastic] :: goodbye; bye-bye
adágio {m} [music] :: adagio (tempo mark indicating that music is to be played slowly)
adágio {m} :: adage; saying; proverb; maxim
adhan {m} [Islam] :: adhan (the call to prayer)
adherir {v} :: obsolete spelling of aderir
adherência {f} :: obsolete spelling of aderência
adhesaõ {f} :: obsolete spelling of adesão
adhesão {f} :: obsolete spelling of adesão
ad hoc {adj} :: ad hoc (created for a particular purpose)
adhocracia {f} [business] :: adhocracy (organisation designed to be flexible and responsive to the needs of the moment)
ad-hocracia {f} :: alternative spelling of adhocracia
ad hominem {adj} [of an argument] :: ad hominem (being a personal attack)
ad hominem {adv} :: in an ad hominem manner
adiabaticamente {adv} [science] :: adiabatically (in an adiabatic way)
adiabaticidade {f} [physics, chemistry] :: adiabaticity (the condition of being adiabatic)
adiabático {adj} [physics, thermodynamics, of a process] :: adiabatic (occurring without gain or loss of heat)
adiadococinesia {f} :: adiadochokinesia (inability to perform rapid alternating movements)
adiamento {m} :: postponement, delay
adiamento {m} :: deferment, stay
adiamento {m} :: adjournment
adiamento {m} :: respite
adiamento {m} :: procrastination
adiantadamente {adv} :: anticipatedly (ahead of the correct time or schedule)
adiantado {v} :: past participle of adiantar
adiantamento {m} :: progress
adiantamento {m} :: advance (all senses)
adiantamento {m} :: boldness, audacity
adiantando {v} :: gerund of adiantar
adiantar {v} /ˌɐ.djɐ̃.ˈtaɾ/ :: to bring to the front, bring forward
adiantar {v} :: to anticipate information
adiantar {v} :: to work, function, to have a point (referring to actions)
adiante {adv} /ɐ.ˈðjɐ̃.tɨ/ :: ahead, forward
adiante {adv} :: in front
adiar {v} :: to postpone, delay, adjourn, defer
adicionado {v} :: past participle of adicionar
adicional {adj} /ɐðisjuˈnaɫ]/ :: supplementary (additional)
adicionalidade {f} :: additionality (the property of being additional)
adicionalmente {adv} :: additionally
adicionando {v} :: gerund of adicionar
adicionar {v} /ɐðisjuˈnaɾ/ :: to add, sum (numbers)
adicionar {v} :: to insert
adicionável {adj} :: addible (capable of being added)
adicção {f} :: addiction
adicto {m} :: addict (person who is addicted, especially to a harmful drug)
adido {m} :: attaché (diplomatic officer)
adifenina {f} :: adiphenine (an antispasmodic drug)
Adige {prop} {m} :: Adige (river)
Adi Granth {m} :: Adi Granth (the main religious text of Sikhism)
adimensional {adj} :: adimensional (without dimensions)
adinamia {f} :: adynamia (loss of strength due to disease)
ad infinitum {adv} :: ad infinitum; endlessly
adinkra {m} :: adinkra (visual symbol representing a concept or aphorism, created by the Akan)
adinâmico {adj} :: adynamic (without strength or vigor)
adição {f} /ɐdiˈsɐ̃w]/ :: addition (act of adding)
adição {f} [uncountable, mathematics] :: addition
adição-padrão {f} [chemistry] :: spike addition (technique in analytical chemistry)
adipato {m} [organic chemistry] :: adipate (salt or ester of adipic acid)
adipócito {m} [cytology] :: adipocyte (cell that stores fat)
adipo- {prefix} [anatomy, medicine] :: adipo- (relating to fat)
adipocera {f} :: adipocere (waxy substance that forms on dead animal tissues)
adipocina {f} [biochemistry] :: adipokine (any of several cytokines secreted by adipose tissue)
adipogénese {f} [European orthography, biochemistry] :: adipogenesis (the formation of fatty tissue)
adipogênese {f} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of adipogénese
adipoíla {f} [organic chemistry] :: adipoyl (divalent radical obtained by removing the two hydroxyl groups of adipic acid)
adiponectina {f} [biochemistry] :: adiponectin (hormone that modulates glucose regulation and fatty acid catabolism)
adiponectinemia {f} [pathology] :: adiponectinemia (the presence of adiponectin in the bloodstream)
adiponitrila {f} [chemistry] :: adiponitrile (an organic compound)
adipose {f} [medical] :: adiposis (accumulation of adipose tissue)
adiposidade {f} :: adiposeness (the state or quality of being adipose)
adiposidade {f} [medicine] :: adiposity (accumulation of fat in a tissue)
adiposo {adj} :: adipose (containing, composed of, or consisting of fat)
adipsia {f} [medicine] :: adipsia (absence of thirst)
Adirondacks {prop} {mp} :: Adirondacks (range)
Adis Abeba {prop} {f} :: Adis Abeba (capital city)
adisoniano {adj} :: alternative spelling of addisoniano
a distância {adv} :: at a distance; from a distance; aloof
a distância {adv} :: See: a distância
aditado {v} :: past participle of aditar
aditamento {m} :: addition, supplement
aditando {v} :: gerund of aditar
aditar {v} :: to add (make additions)
aditar {v} :: to enter (make an entrance)
aditivamente {adv} :: additively (in an additive manner)
aditividade {f} :: additivity (the property of being additive)
aditivo {m} :: additive (substance altering another substance)
adivasi {m} :: Adivasi (member of the tribal groups considered the aboriginal population of India)
adivinha {f} :: riddle
adivinhado {v} :: past participle of adivinhar
adivinhando {v} :: gerund of adivinhar
adivinhação {f} [uncountable] :: divination (act of divining)
adivinhar {v} /ˌɐ.ðˈɲaɾ]/ :: guess
adivinhar {v} :: foretell
adjacente {adj} :: adjacent (lying next to, close, or contiguous; neighbouring)
adjacente {adj} :: adjacent (just before, after, or facing)
adjacente {adj} :: adjoining (being in contact at some point)
adjacente {adj} [geography] :: marginal (geographically adjacent)
adjacentemente {adv} :: adjacently (in such a way as to be adjacent)
adjacência {f} :: adjacency (the quality of being adjacent)
adjacências {fp} :: surroundings; neighbourhood (area surrounding a place)
Adjara {prop} {f} :: Adjara (autonomous republic)
adjectivo {adj} :: obsolete spelling of adjetivo
adjectivo {m} :: obsolete spelling of adjetivo
adjetivamente {adv} :: adjectively (in the manner of an adjective)
adjetivação {f} :: adjectivization (the process of turning into an adjective)
adjetivar {vt} :: adjective (to make an adjective of)
adjetivo {m} [grammar] :: adjective (a word that modifies or describes a noun)
adjetivo {adj} [grammar] :: adjective; adjectival (functioning as an adjective)
adjudicando {v} :: gerund of adjudicar
adjudicação {f} :: adjudication
adjudicar {v} :: to award, grant
adjudicar {v} :: to adjudicate
adjunção {f} :: adjunction (the act of joining)
adjuntamente {adv} :: adjunctly (in an adjunct manner)
adjuntivo {adj} :: adjunctive (forming an adjunct)
adjunto {m} :: adjunct (something attached or subordinate to something else)
adjunto {m} [grammar] :: adjunct (dispensable phrase that amplifies a sentence’s meaning)
adjuração {f} :: adjuration (solemn oath)
adjutório {adj} :: adjuvant (which helps or assists)
adjuvante {adj} :: adjuvant (which helps or assists)
adjuvante {adj} [phramacology, of a drug] :: adjuvant (containing a substance that aids the principal ingredient)
adjuvante {mf} :: adjuvant (person who helps or assists)
adjuvante {m} [phramacology] :: adjuvant (substance that aids the principal ingredient of a drug)
adjuvância {f} [medicine] :: adjuvant therapy (therapy that is given in addition to the primary, main, or initial therapy)
Adlai {prop} {m} [biblical character] :: Adlai (father of one of King David’s officials)
adleriano {adj} :: Adlerian (relating to Austrian psychotherapist Alfred Adler)
adélfico {adj} :: adelphic (describing a form of polyandry where a woman is married to brothers)
adúltero {adj} :: adulterous
adúltero {m} :: adulterer (one who commits adultery)
adluminal {adj} [anatomy] :: adluminal (near or toward the lumen of a seminiferous tubule)
adâmico {adj} :: Adamic (relating to the Biblical character Adam)
admin {mf} [computing] /ad͡ʒ.ˈmĩ/ :: administrator (computing: one who responsible for software and maintenance of a computer or network)
adminículo {m} :: adminicle (corroborative proof)
adminicular {adj} :: adminicular (supplying help; corroborative; explanatory)
administrador {adj} /ɐd.mi.niʃ.tɾɐ.ˈdoɾ/ :: That manages; that administers; administrator
administrador {m} [management] :: administrator
administrador de banco de dados {m} [computing] :: database administrator
administrando {v} :: gerund of administrar
administrante {adj} :: That manages; that administers; administrator
administração {f} /ˌɐdmiˌniʃtɾɐˈsɐ̃w̃]/ :: administration (the act of administering)
administração {f} :: administration (a body who administers)
administração {f} [uncountable] :: management (social science)
administrar {v} :: to administer
administrativamente {adv} :: administratively (in an administrative manner)
administrativo {adj} :: Of or relating to administration or administering; administrative
administrável {adj} :: administrable (able to be administered)
admirabilidade {f} :: admirability (the quality of being admirable)
admirador {adj} :: admiring (feeling or showing admiration)
admirador {m} :: admirer (one who admires)
admiração {f} /ɐd.mi.ɾɐ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: admiration
admiração {f} :: wonder
admirar {v} /ɐd.mi.ˈɾaɾ/ :: to admire
admirativamente {adv} :: admiratively (in a admirative manner)
admirativo {adj} :: admirative (characterised by admiration)
admiravel {adj} :: obsolete spelling of admirável
admiravelmente {adv} :: admirably
admirável {adj} :: admirable (worthy of being admired)
admirávelmente {adv} :: obsolete spelling of admiravelmente
admissibilidade {m} [legal] :: admissibility
admissivelmente {adv} :: admissibly (admissible manner)
admissão {f} :: admission (all senses)
admissor {m} :: admitter (someone who admits to something)
admissor {adj} :: who admits to something
admissor {adj} :: being an admission
admissível {adj} :: admissible
admitidamente {adv} :: admittedly (by admission)
admitindo {v} :: gerund of admitir - admitting
admitir {v} /ɐdmiˈtiɾ/ :: to admit, accept
admitir {v} :: to allow
admitir {v} :: to acknowledge
admitir {v} :: to concede
admoestado {v} :: past participle of admoestar
admoestador {m} :: admonisher (one who admonishes)
admoestador {adj} :: who admonishes
admoestador {adj} :: being an admonishment
admoestadoramente {adv} :: admonishingly (in an admonishing manner)
admoestando {v} :: gerund of admoestar
admoestação {f} :: reproach (mild rebuke, or an implied criticism)
admoestar {v} :: to admonish
admonição {f} :: admonition (gentle or friendly reproof)
admonitor {m} :: admonitor; admonisher (someone who admonishes)
admonitor {adj} [rare] :: admonitive (conveying admonition)
admonitório {adj} :: admonitory (of or pertaining to an admonition)
ADN {m} [biochemistry] :: DNA; initialism of ácido desoxirribonucleico DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
adnado {adj} :: alternative form of adnato
adnação {f} [botany] :: adnation (adhesion of different floral verticils)
adnato {adj} :: adnate (linked or fused to something)
ad nauseam {adv} :: ad nauseam (being repeated too often)
ADNc {m} [genetics] :: initialism of ADN complementar cDNA
adnexal {adj} [botany] :: adnexal (having the property of being adnexed)
Adónis {prop} {m} [European orthography, Greek mythology] :: Adonis (young man loved by Aphrodite)
Adónis {prop} {m} [European orthography] :: given name
Adônis {prop} {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of Adónis
adnominal {adj} [grammar] :: adnominal (qualifying a noun)
-ado {suffix} /ˈa.du/ :: forms the masculine singular past participle of verbs whose infinitives end in -ar
-ado {suffix} :: forms adjectives, from verbs, meaning “that has suffered the action,” and nouns meaning “something or someone who has suffered the action”
-ado {suffix} :: forms adjectives, from nouns, meaning “which contains the suffixed noun”
-ado {suffix} :: forms nouns, from the names of types of professionals, meaning the position of being that type of professional; -dom
-ado {suffix} :: forms nouns, from the names of types of professionals, meaning the class formed by those professionals; -ate
-ado {suffix} :: forms adjectives, from the names of colours, meaning -ish
Adão {prop} {m} /ɐ.ˈðɐ̃w̃/ :: given name
adoçado {v} :: past participle of adoçar
adoçando {v} :: gerund of adoçar
adoçante {m} /aðuˈsɐ̃tɨ/ :: sweetener (sugar substitute)
adoçar {v} /ɐðuˈsaɾ/ :: to sweeten
adoçar {v} :: to blunt
adobe {m} :: adobe (unburnt brick)
adocicado {adj} :: sweet; sweetened (containing a sweetening ingredient)
adocicar {vt} :: sweeten (to make sweet to the taste)
adocionismo {m} [Christianity] :: adoptionism (form of Christianity which maintains that Jesus is divine only in the sense that God adopted him)
adocionista {adj} :: adoptionist (pertaining to adoptionism)
adocionista {mf} [Christianity] :: adoptionist (believer in adoptionism)
adoecendo {v} :: gerund of adoecer
adoecer {v} /ɐðwiˈseɾ/ :: to sicken (fall sick)
adoecido {v} :: past participle of adoecer
adoentado {adj} :: sick
adogmático {adj} :: adogmatic (rejecting the use of dogma)
a dois tempos {adj} [mechanical] :: two-stroke
adolescente {adj} :: adolescent, teenage
adolescente {mf} :: adolescent, teenager (child aged between thirteen and nineteen)
adolescentemente {adv} :: adolescently (like a teenager)
adolescer {v} :: to adolesce (commence or progress through adolescence)
adolescência {f} :: adolescence; teenagehood (period between childhood and adulthood)
Adolfo {prop} {m} :: given name
Adolfo {prop} {m} :: Adolfo (placename)
Adomnan {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Adamnan
Adonai {prop} {m} [Judaism] /ˌˈnaj/ :: Adonai (one of the names of God)
adonitol {m} [carbohydrate] :: adonitol; ribitol (a sugar alcohol formed by the reduction of ribose)
adoção {f} /ɐ.ðɔ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: adoption
adopção {f} :: superseded spelling of adoção
adoptando {v} :: gerund of adoptar
adoptar {v} :: superseded spelling of adotar
adoptivo {adj} :: alternative form of adotivo
adorabilidade {f} :: adorableness (the quality of being adorable)
adorador {m} :: adorer; worshipper (someone who adores, worships)
adorando {v} :: gerund of adorar
adorante {adj} :: adoratory (expressing adoration)
adoração {f} /əˈduɾəsə̃ʊ/ :: adoration
adorar {vt} /ɐ.ðu.ˈɾaɾ/ :: to love (to have a great admiration or affection for something or someone)
adorar {v} :: to adore, worship
adorativo {adj} :: adoratory (expressing adoration)
adoratório {adj} :: adoratory (expressing adoration)
adoratório {m} :: adoratory (room for the adoration of idols)
adoravelmente {adv} :: adorably (in an adorable manner)
adorcismo {m} :: adorcism (voluntary possession by a spirit)
adormecendo {v} :: gerund of adormecer
adormecer {vi} :: to fall asleep (to pass from a state of wakefulness into sleep)
adormecer {vi} :: to oversleep
adormecer {vt} :: to send somebody to sleep, to lull to sleep
adormecer {vt} [medicine] :: to anesthetize
adormecer {vt} [figuratively] :: to soothe, to relieve
adormecido {adj} /ɐ.ðuɾ.mɨ.ˈsi.ðu/ :: sleepy, dozy, drowsy
adornador {m} :: adorner (one who places adornments)
adornamento {m} :: adornment (the act of decorating)
adornar {v} /ɐ.ðuɾ.ˈnaɾ/ :: to adorn
adorniano {adj} :: Adornoian (relating to German sociologist Theodor W. Adorno)
adorno {m} /ɐ.ˈðoɾ.nu/ :: adornment; decoration
adorável {adj} /ɐ.ðu.ˈɾa.vɛɫ/ :: adorable, lovely
adotabilidade {f} :: adoptability (the property of being adoptable)
adotante {mf} :: adopter (one who adopts a child)
adotar {v} /ɐðɔˈtaɾ]/ :: to adopt (to take by choice into relationship, as, child, heir, friend, citizen)
adotar {v} :: to apply an idea or concept
adotivamente {adv} :: adoptively (by adoption)
adotivo {adj} :: adoptive (related through adoption)
adotável {adj} :: adoptable (able to be adopted)
adposicional {adj} [grammar] :: adpositional (pertaining to or of the nature of an adposition)
adposição {f} [grammar] :: adposition (element expressing a spatial or temporal relation)
adquirente {mf} :: acquisitor (one who acquires)
adquirindo {v} :: gerund of adquirir
adquirir {v} :: to acquire, get, obtain, procure
adquirir {v} :: to purchase, buy
adquirível {adj} :: acquirable (capable of being acquired)
adrêde {adv} :: obsolete spelling of adrede
adrede {adv} [archaic] /ɐ.ˈðɾe.ðɨ/ :: on purpose
adrenal {adj} :: adrenal (near the kidney)
adrenal {adj} :: adrenal (pertaining to adrenal glands)
adrenalectomia {f} [surgery] :: adrenalectomy (removal of one or both adrenal glands)
adrenalina {f} [hormone] :: adrenaline
adrenalite {f} [pathology] :: adrenalitis (inflammation of one or both adrenal glands)
adrenalizar {v} :: to adrenalise (to render frightening or thrilling)
adrenarca {f} :: adrenarche (a stage of maturation of the cortex of the human adrenal glands)
adreno- {prefix} :: adreno- (relating to the adrenal gland)
adrenoceptor {m} [cytology] :: adrenoceptor; adrenergic receptor
adrenocortical {adj} [anatomy] :: adrenocortical (relating to adrenal cortex)
adrenocorticotrófico {adj} :: alternative form of adrenocorticotrópico
adrenocorticotropina {f} :: adrenocorticotropin [a hormone]
adrenocorticotrópico {adj} :: adrenocorticotropic (that stimulates the adrenal cortex)
adrenocromo {m} [biochemistry] :: adrenochrome (oxidation product of adrenaline or epinephrine)
adrenoleucodistrofia {f} [medicine] :: adrenoleukodystrophy (a degenerative genetic disease)
adrenomedular {adj} :: adrenomedullary (relating to the adrenal medulla)
adrenomedulina {f} :: adrenomedullin (a peptide associated with pheochromocytoma)
adrenomieloneuropatia {f} :: adrenomyeloneuropathy (a genetic disorder that deteriorates the myelin sheath that protects the spinal cord)
adrenosterona {f} [hormone] :: adrenosterone (a hormone with weak androgenic effects)
adrenérgico {adj} :: adrenergic (having the quality of adrenaline or epinephrine)
adrenérgico {adj} :: adrenergic (containing or releasing adrenaline)
adressina {f} [biochemistry] :: addressin (an extracellular protein of the endothelium of venules)
Adria {prop} {f} :: Adria (town)
adriamicina {f} :: adriamycin (a drug used in cancer chemotherapy)
Adriano {prop} {m} /ˌa.dɾi.ˈɐ.nu/ :: given name
Adrianópolis {prop} {f} /ˌa.dɾi.ɐ.ˈnɔ.po.lis/ :: Adrianópolis (ancient city)
Adrianópolis {prop} {f} :: Adrianópolis (town/and/municipality)
Adrião {prop} {m} /ˌa.dɾi.ˈɐ̃w̃/ :: given name
adriático {adj} :: Adriatic (relating to the Adriatic Sea)
Adriático {prop} {m} :: synonym of Mar Adriático
adôrno {m} :: obsolete spelling of adorno
adscrição {f} :: adscription (the state of being joined, bound or annexed)
adscrito {adj} [of a serf] :: adscript (attached to an estate)
adsorbato {m} :: alternative form of adsorvato
adsorção {f} /ˌad.soʁ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: adsorption
adsortividade {f} :: adsorptiveness (the property of being adsorptive)
adsortivo {adj} :: adsorptive (pertaining to or characterised by adsorption)
adsorvato {m} :: adsorbate (substance which has been adsorbed)
adsorvedor {m} :: adsorber (something which adsorbs)
adsorvendo {v} :: gerund of adsorver
adsorvente {m} :: adsorbent (substance on which the adsorbate accumulates)
adsorver {v} :: to adsorb
adsorvido {v} :: past participle of adsorver
adsorvível {adj} :: adsorbable (able to be adsorbed)
adéspota {adj} :: adespotic (not despotic)
adstrato {m} [linguistics] :: adstratum (a language responsible for changes in neighbouring languages)
adstringente {adj} [medicine] :: astringent (having the effect of drawing tissue together)
adstringência {f} :: astringency
adstrito {adj} :: attached, connected (to)
adstrito {adj} :: dependent
adstrito {adj} :: restricted
adátomo {m} [materials science] :: adatom (atom that lies on a crystal surface)
aduana {f} :: customs (agency that collect the taxes on imported goods)
aduaneiro {m} :: customs officer (officer enforcing customs laws)
aduaneiro {adj} :: relating to customs (government department)
adubação {f} :: fertilizing, fertilization
adubo {m} :: fertilizer, manure, compost
aducina {f} [biochemistry] :: adducin (any of a group of related actin-regulating proteins)
aduela {f} /ɐˈdwɛlɐ/ :: stave (of barrels, casks, etc.)
aduela {f} [architecture] :: voussoir (one of a series of wedge-shaped bricks forming an arch or vault)
adufa {f} :: sluice gate
adufe {m} [musical instruments] /ɐˈðu.fɨ/ :: a traditional square tambourine of Moorish origin
adulador {m} :: flatterer (one who flatters)
adulamita {mf} [biblical] :: Adullamite (inhabitant of Adullam)
adulante {adj} :: adulatory (overly flattering)
adulação {f} :: adulation (excessive flattery)
adular {vt} :: to flatter; to adulate (to compliment someone excessively)
adularescência {f} :: adularescence (bluish sheen along crystal faces)
adulatório {adj} :: adulatory (overly flattering)
adulária {f} [geology] :: adularia (a variety of orthoclase feldspar)
adultamente {adv} :: adultly (in an adult manner)
adulterado {adj} :: bogus (counterfeit or fake; not genuine)
adulterador {m} :: adulterator (one who adulterates)
adulterador {adj} :: which or who adulterates
adulteramente {adv} :: adulterously (in a adulterous manner)
adulterante {m} :: adulterant (that which adulterates)
adulterante {adj} :: which adulterates
adulteração {f} :: adulteration (the action of adulterating)
adulterar {vi} :: tamper (alter by making unauthorized changes)
adultescente {mf} [colloquial] :: an adult who behaves as a teenager; kidult
adultez {f} :: adulthood (the condition of being an adult)
adulticida {m} :: adulticide (pesticide designed to kill adult insects)
adulticida {adj} :: adulticidal (which kills adult insects)
adultismo {m} :: adultism (predisposition towards adults)
adultização {f} :: adultization (the process of adultizing)
adultizar {vt} [sociology, psychology] :: to adultize (to raise a child such that he adopts adult behaviours earlier)
adulto {adj} /ɐ.ˈðuɫ.tu/ :: adult, grown-up
adulto {m} :: adult
adultério {m} :: adultery (sexual intercourse by a married person with someone other than their spouse)
adumbrar {v} :: to adumbrate (to give a vague outline)
aduncidade {f} [rare] :: aduncity (hookedness) of the nose
adunco {adj} [usually of a nose] :: adunc (curved inward)
adução {f} [physiology] :: adduction (action by which the parts of the body are drawn towards its axis)
a duras penas {adv} :: with great effort or difficulty
Adustina {prop} :: Adustina (placename)
adustão {f} :: adustion (the act of burning or heating to dryness)
adutivo {adj} :: adductive (bringing towards something)
adutor {adj} [physiology, of a muscle] :: adducent (which pulls one part towards another)
adutor {m} :: adducer (one who adduces)
adutor {m} [anatomy] :: adductor (muscle which closes extended parts of the body)
aduzido {v} :: past participle of aduzir
aduzindo {v} :: gerund of aduzir
aduzir {v} :: to adduce
aduzível {adj} :: adducible (able to be adduced)
advaita {m} [Hinduism] :: Advaita (doctrine holding that differences in the human condition are illusory)
advecção {f} [earth science, chemistry] :: advection (the horizontal movement of a body of atmosphere (or other fluid) along with a concurrent transport of its temperature, humidity etc.)
advectivo {adj} :: advective (relating to advection)
adventícia {f} [anatomy, histology] :: adventitia (layer encasing a visceral organ)
adventício {adj} :: adventitious (from an external source)
adventício {adj} :: adventitious (accidental, additional, appearing casually)
adventício {adj} [biology] :: adventitious (developing in an unusual place or from an unusual source)
adventicial {adj} [anatomy] :: adventitial (pertaining to the adventitia)
adventiciamente {adv} :: adventitiously (in an adventitious manner)
adventista {mf} :: Adventist (member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church)
adventista {adj} :: relating to or following the Adventist Church
advento {m} [formal] /ˌad͡ʒ.ˈvẽ.tu/ :: advent; coming; arrival
Advento {prop} {m} [Christianity] :: Advent (season before Christmas)
adverbial {adj} :: adverbial (of or relating to an adverb)
adverbialidade {f} :: adverbiality (condition of being an adverb)
adverbializador {m} [grammar] :: adverbializer (morpheme that converts a word into an adverb)
adverbialização {f} :: adverbialization (the process of adverbializing)
adverbializar {v} :: to adverbialize (to change into an adverb)
adverbialmente {adv} :: adverbially (as an adverb)
adversamente {adv} :: adversely (in an adverse manner)
adversariedade {f} :: adversariness (the quality of being adversary)
adversativamente {adv} :: adversatively (in an adversative manner)
adversatividade {f} :: adversativeness; adversativity (the quality of being adversative)
adversativo {adj} [linguistics] :: adversative (expressing opposition or difference)
adversidade {f} [uncountable] :: adversity (state of being adverse)
adversidade {f} :: adversity (an adverse event)
adverso {adj} /ɐd.ˈvɛɾ.su/ :: adverse
adversário {m} /ɐd.vɨɾ.ˈsa.ɾju/ :: adversary, opponent
adversário {m} :: enemy, foe
advertir {v} :: to admonish; to caution; to warn
advertência {f} :: admonition (gentle or friendly reproof)
advindo {v} :: gerund of advir
advindo {v} :: past participle of advir
advir {v} /ˈvĩ.dus/ :: to occur, befall
advir {v} :: to happen (by accident)
advocacia {f} :: bar (the profession of lawyers)
advocatura {f} :: bar (the profession of lawyers)
advogada {f} :: lawyer, advocate, attorney (female)
advogado {m} /ˌɐˈɣa.ðu]/ :: lawyer (professional person authorized to practice law)
advogado do diabo {m} :: devil's advocate (one who debates from a view they may not actually hold)
advogado do diabo {m} [Roman Catholicism] :: devil's advocate (lawyer appointed to argue against the canonisation of the proposed candidate)
advérbio {m} /adʒiˈvɛɦbɪʊ/ :: adverb
adware {m} [computing] :: adware (software application that displays advertisements)
ae {interj} [Internet slang, Brazil] :: oh yeah (expression of joy or approvement)
AEB {prop} {f} :: initialism of Agência Espacial Brasileira, the Brazilian Space Agency
aegirina {f} [mineral] :: aegirine (a mineral with monoclinic crystals in the pyroxene group)
a eito {adv} /ɐˈɐj.tu/ :: uninterruptedly, without intermission
a emenda sair pior que o soneto {v} [figuratively, usually in the preterite] :: the cure is worse than the disease (the solution to a problem produces a worse net result)
aequorina {f} [biochemistry] :: aequorin (a photoprotein isolated from luminescent jellyfish)
aerador {m} :: aerator (a device which mixes air with a substance)
aeragem {f} :: aeration (the circulation of air)
aeração {f} :: aeration
aerar {v} :: to aerate
aeróbica {f} :: aerobics (exercise for cardiovascular fitness)
aeróbico {adj} :: aerobic (living or occurring only in the presence of oxygen)
aeróbico {adj} :: aerobic (involving or improving oxygen consumption by the body)
aeródino {m} [aviation, rare] :: aerodyne (heavier-than-air aircraft)
aeródromo {m} :: airfield (place where airplanes can take off and land)
aereamente {adv} :: aerially (in an aerial manner)
aerífero {adj} :: aeriferous (that conveys air)
aerófilo {adj} [biology, especially of microorganisms] :: aerophilic (that thrives in the presence of molecular oxygen)
aerógeno {adj} [biology] :: aerogenous (transmitted through the air)
aeriforme {adj} :: aeriform (having a form similar to that of air)
aerólitho {m} :: obsolete spelling of aerólito
aerólito {m} [astronomy] /ˌa.i.ˈɾɔ.li.tu/ :: aerolite (meteorite consisting of silicate minerals)
aerómetro {m} [European orthography] :: aerometer (instrument used to measure mass and density of gases)
aerômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of aerómetro
aerênquima {m} [botany] :: aerenchyma (airy tissue found in the roots of aquatic plants)
aero- {prefix} :: aero- (denoting air)
aero- {prefix} :: aero- (denoting aircraft)
aeroalérgeno {m} :: aeroallergen (any airborne allergen)
aerobactina {f} :: aerobactin (a siderophore produced by E. coli)
aerobarco {m} :: hovercraft (a vehicle supported on a cushion of air)
aerobicamente {adv} :: aerobically (in an aerobic manner)
aerobiológico {adj} :: aerobiologic (pertaining to aerobiology)
aerobiologia {f} :: aerobiology (the study of the dispersion of airborne biological materials)
aerobiose {f} [biology] :: aerobiosis (form of life that is sustained by the presence of air)
aerocarro {m} [chiefly scifi] :: aircar (car capable of flight)
aerocisto {m} [botany] :: aerocyst (air vesicle)
aerodeslizador {m} :: hovercraft (a vehicle supported on a cushion of air)
aerodigestivo {adj} [biology] :: aerodigestive (pertaining to the airway and digestive tract)
aerodinamicamente {adv} :: aerodynamically (in an aerodynamic manner)
aerodinamicista {mf} :: aerodynamicist (person who studies aerodynamics)
aerodinâmica {f} :: aerodynamics (the science of the dynamics of bodies moving relative to gases)
aerodinâmico {adj} :: aerodynamic
aeroelasticidade {f} [physics] :: aeroelasticity (the effect of aerodynamic loads on structures)
aeroelástico {adj} :: aeroelastic (relating to aeroelasticity)
aeroespacial {adj} :: aerospatial
aeroespaço {m} :: aerospace (earth’s atmosphere and space the around it)
aerofagia {f} [medicine] :: aerophagy (the swallowing of air)
aerofóbico {adj} :: aerophobic (having a fear of flying)
aerofólio {m} [aviation] :: aerofoil (structure shaped to produce lift when moving in air)
aerofólio {m} [automobiles] :: spoiler (device to reduce lift and increase downforce)
Aeroflot {prop} {f} :: Aeroflot (Russian airline)
aerofobia {f} :: aerophobia (fear of flying)
aerofísica {f} [physics] :: aerophysics (physics of the design and construction of aerodynamic devices)
aerogel {m} :: aerogel (an ultralight solid-state substance)
aerogerador {m} :: wind turbine (device for converting wind power into electricity)
aerografia {f} [art] :: aerography (art in which a three-dimensional object is used as a stencil)
aerograma {m} :: aerogram (foldable and gummed paper for writing a letter)
aerológico {adj} :: aerologic; aerological (pertaining to aerology)
aerolito {m} :: aerolite, meteorite
aerologia {f} :: aerology (branch of meteorology)
aerolítico {adj} :: aerolitic (of or relating to aerolites)
aeromagnético {adj} :: aeromagnetic (pertaining to aeromagnetics)
aeromancia {f} :: aeromancy (divination by use of atmospheric conditions)
aeromante {mf} :: aeromancer (practitioner of aeromancy)
aerometria {f} [dated, rare] :: aerometry (the science of measuring the air)
aeromoça {f} [Brazil] /aˌɛɾoˈmosɐ/ :: A female flight attendant, an air hostess
aeromodelismo {m} :: aeromodelling (the building and flying of model aircraft)
aeromodelista {mf} :: aeromodeller (maker of model aircaft)
aeromodelo {m} :: model aircraft (small-scale toy aircraft)
aerométrico {adj} :: aerometric (relating to the measurement of a physical property of air)
aeromóvel {adj} :: airmobile (capable of being transported by air)
aeronauticamente {adv} :: aeronautically (with respect to aeronautics)
aeronaval {adj} :: aeronaval (relating to the navy and the air force)
aeronave {f} /a.ˌɛ.ɾo.ˈ :: aircraft
aeronavegabilidade {f} :: airworthiness (the state of being airworthy)
aeronavegação {f} :: aeronavigation (aerial navigation)
aeronavegável {adj} :: airworthy (meeting standards for safe flight)
Aeroniano {prop} {m} [geology] :: Aeronian (a subdivision of the Silurian period)
aeronomia {f} :: aeronomy (study of the upper atmosphere)
aeronáutica {f} :: aeronautics
aeronáutica {f} :: air force
aeronáutico {adj} :: aeronautic (having to do with aerial navigation)
aeropalinologia {f} :: aeropalynology (study of pollen grains and spores in the atmosphere)
aeroplano {m} /a.ˌɛ.ɾo.ˈplɐ.no/ :: airplane
aeropônico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: aeroponic (pertaining to aeroponics)
aeroponia {f} :: aeroponics (the growing of plants in a mist-laden atmosphere)
aeroporto {m} /ɐɛɾɔˈpoɾtu/ :: airport (a place designated for airplanes)
aeroporto de mosquito {m} [slang, derogatory] :: a bald person
aeroquímico {adj} [military] :: aerochemical (relating to the delivery of chemical weapons by air)
aeroscópio {m} :: aeroscope (device used to collect particles from the air)
aerossol {m} [physics] :: aerosol
aerossolização {f} :: aerosolisation (process by which a material is dispersed into an aerosol form)
aerossolizar {vt} :: to aerosolise (to disperse a material as an aerosol)
aerostática {f} [physics] :: aerostatics (study of gases in equilibrium)
aerotermodinâmica {f} [physics] :: aerothermodynamics (scientific study of the thermodynamic properties of gases)
aerotermodinâmico {adj} :: aerothermodynamic (pertaining to aerothermodynamics)
aerotolerante {adj} [biology, of an anaerobic micro-organism] :: aerotolerant (able to survive in the presence of air)
aerotolerância {f} :: aerotolerance (the quality of being aerotolerant)
aerotrem {m} :: aerotrain (train that is supported on a cushion of air)
aerotérmico {adj} :: aerothermal (relating to the heating of surfaces due to their contact with the flow of air)
aeróstato {m} :: aerostat (lighter-than-air aircraft)
-aes {suffix} :: obsolete spelling of -ais
ações falam mais alto que palavras {proverb} :: actions speak louder than words (it’s more effective to act than to speak)
Aesir {prop} {mp} [Norse mythology] :: Æsir (the principal Norse gods)
a esmo {adv} :: With unpredictable outcomes; at random; randomly; haphazardly
a esperança é a última a morrer {proverb} :: alternative form of a esperança é a última que morre
a esperança é a última que morre {proverb} :: hope springs eternal (one should never lose hope)
aí está {phrase} :: there you have it (that is it, that is the situation or state of things)
aetossauro {m} :: aetosaur (any dinosaur of the order Aetosauria)
af {interj} [Internet slang] :: afe
afã {m} /ɐ.ˈfɐ̃/ :: eagerness, keenness
afã {m} :: effort
afabilidade {f} :: affability (state or quality of being affable)
afadigar {v} :: to weary, to tire, to fatigue
afagado {v} :: past participle of afagar
afagando {v} :: gerund of afagar
afagar {v} :: to stroke, fondle, caress
afagar {v} :: to cherish, feed
afagia {f} :: aphagia (difficulty in swallowing)
afamado {adj} :: famous
afamado {v} :: past participle of afamar
afamando {v} :: gerund of afamar
afamar {v} :: to make famous
afanoso {adj} :: laborious, arduous
afanítico {adj} [geology] :: aphanitic (having crystals too fine to be seen by the naked eye)
afaquia {f} [ophthalmology] :: aphakia (absence of the lens from the eye)
afar {m} [uncountable] :: Afar (language)
afar {m} :: one of the Afar, a people of eastern Africa
afasia {f} [pathology] :: aphasia (pathological speech disorder)
afasia nominal {f} [neurology] :: nominal aphasia; anomia (difficulty recalling nouns)
afasiólogo {m} [speech therapy] :: aphasiologist (one who studies or practices aphasiology)
afasiológico {adj} [speech therapy] :: aphasiological (of or relating to aphasiology)
afasiologia {f} [speech therapy, neurology] :: aphasiology (the study of linguistic problems resulting from brain damage)
afasiologista {mf} [speech therapy] :: aphasiologist (one who studies or practices aphasiology)
afastado {adj} /ɐ.fɐʃ.ˈta.ðu/ :: far, especially after being moved away
afastado {adj} :: far from downtown or from urban areas
afastado {adj} :: suspended (temporarily banned from one’s job)
afastamento {m} /aˌfastaˈmẽtu/ :: the act or result of repelling or of moving two things away from each other
afastamento {m} :: the distance between things
afastamento {m} :: the process of growing apart (of people becoming less acquainted with each other); distancing
afastamento {m} :: a temporary removal from office
afastamento {m} [statistics] :: the difference between a predicted value and the actual result
afastamento {m} [transportation] :: deviation of a vehicle or craft from a route
afastando {v} :: gerund of afastar
afastar {vt} /ɐfɐʃˈtaɾ/ :: to repel; to push away (to cause to move away)
afastar {vt} :: to drive apart (to cause to stop being close, intimate)
afastar {v} [de, .pronominal] :: to step back from; to move away from
afastar {v} [de, .pronominal] :: to dissociate; to distance oneself from (to stop associating with)
afavelmente {adv} :: affably (in an affable manner)
a favor {adj} :: in favour
a favor de {prep} :: in favour of; in support of
afazendado {v} :: past participle of afazendar
afazendando {v} :: gerund of afazendar
afazendar {vr} :: To become rich
afazendo {v} :: gerund of afazer
afazer {v} /a.fa.ˈze(ɾ)/ :: to accustom
afazer {m} [usually plural] /a.fa.ˈzeɾ/ :: chore; task (piece of work done as part of one’s duties)
afídeo {m} :: aphid (insect)
afe {interj} :: alternative form of ave
afebril {adj} :: afebrile (having no fever, without a fever)
afecção {f} [pathology] :: condition, affection
afectando {v} :: gerund of afectar
afectação {f} :: alternative form of afetação
afectar {v} :: superseded spelling of afetar
afecto {m} :: obsolete spelling of afeto
afegane {adj} :: uncommon form of afegão
afegane {mf} :: uncommon form of afegão
Afeganistão {prop} {m} /ˌa.fe.ˌɡɐ.nis.ˈtɐ̃w̃/ :: Afeganistão (country)
afeganizar {v} :: to Afghanize (to cause to have an Afghani character)
afegão {adj} :: Afghan; Afghani; Afghanistani (of, from or relating to Afghanistan)
afegão {m} :: Afghan; Afghani; Afghanistani (person from Afghanistan)
afegão {m} :: Pashto; Afghani (a language spoken in parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan)
afeição {f} /ɐ.fɐj.ˈsɐ̃w/ :: affection (kind feeling)
afeiçoado {adj} :: affectionate, fond
afeiçoando {v} :: gerund of afeiçoar
afeiçoar {v} :: to form, shape, mould
afeiçoar {v} :: to accommodate, adapt, adjust
afelandra {f} :: aphelandra (any of the tropical evergreen shrubs in the genus Aphelandra)
afelinídeo {m} [zoology] :: aphelinid (any member of the Aphelinidae)
afemia {f} [speech pathology] :: aphemia (type of aphasia in which the ability to speak is lost)
afeminadamente {adv} :: alternative form of efeminadamente
afeminado {adj} [often, derogatory, of a man or boy] :: effeminate (of a man, behaving like a woman)
afeminação {f} :: alternative form of efeminação
aferente {adj} :: afferent (carrying towards; bringing)
aferência {f} [biology] :: afference (the brain’s reception of signals from the body)
aferético {adj} [medicine, linguistics] :: aphaeretic (of the nature of aphaeresis)
aferventamento {m} :: the act of boiling something for a short while
aferventar {v} :: to boil for a short while
aferventar {v} [figurative] :: to excite (to incite feelings)
afetabilidade {f} :: affectability (the condition of being affectable)
afetadamente {adv} :: affectedly (in an affected manner)
afetador {m} :: affecter (person who affects)
afetação {f} /aˌfɯtaˈsɐ̃w]/ :: affectation (an attempt to assume or exhibit what is not natural or real), falsehood, pretense
afetar {v} /ɐfɛˈtaɾ]/ :: to affect (to influence or alter)
afetivamente {adv} :: affectively (in an affective way)
afetivo {adj} :: affective (relating to, resulting from, or influenced by the emotions)
afetivo {adj} :: affective; emotional
afeto {m} /ɐ.ˈfɛ.tu/ :: affection, fondness
afetuosamente {adv} :: affectionately, fondly
afetuoso {adj} [of a person] :: affectionate (having affection)
afetuoso {adj} [of an action] :: affectionate (indicating affection)
afetável {adj} :: affectable (able to be affected)
aff {interj} [Internet slang] :: afe
Affenpinscher {m} :: Affenpinscher (a breed of toy dog)
affidavit {m} [legal] :: affidavit (legal, signed document wherein an affiant makes a sworn statement)
affirmar {v} :: obsolete spelling of afirmar
affluxo {m} :: obsolete spelling of afluxo
affs {interj} [Internet slang] :: afe
Afganistão {prop} {m} :: obsolete form of Afeganistão
Afghanistão {prop} {m} :: obsolete spelling of Afeganistão
AFI {acronym} :: Alfabeto Fonético Internacional; IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet)
afiadeira {f} :: hone (stone used to sharpen blades)
afiado {adj} /ˈa.du/ :: sharp (able to cut easily)
afiado {adj} [figurative] :: witty (clever; amusingly ingenious)
afiado {adj} [figurative, Brazil] :: well prepared for something
afiançado {v} :: past participle of afiançar
afiançando {v} :: gerund of afiançar
afiançar {v} :: to bail
afiançar {v} :: to guarantee
afiançar {v} :: to sponsor
afiando {v} :: gerund of afiar
afiar {v} /ɐˈfjaɾ/ :: to sharpen
afibrinogenemia {f} [medicine] :: afibrinogenemia (a blood disorder in which the blood does not clot normally)
aficida {m} [agriculture] :: aphicide (any pesticide intended to kill aphids)
afidídeo {m} [zoology] :: aphidid (any member of the Aphididae)
afidófago {adj} [ecology] :: aphidophagous (feeding on aphids)
afidicida {m} :: alternative form of aficida
afidicolina {f} [organic compound] :: aphidicolin (a tetracyclic diterpene antibiotic)
afidiídeo {m} [zoology] :: aphidiid (any member of the Aphidiidae)
a fila anda {phrase} [idiomatic] :: that ship has sailed (that opportunity has been lost)
a fila anda {phrase} [idiomatic] :: Expresses the notion that it is normal to move on from one relationship to the next. See also: serial monogamy
a fila anda {phrase} :: See: a fila anda
afilando {v} :: gerund of afilar
afilar {v} :: to sharpen
afilhada {f} :: goddaughter
afilhado {m} :: godson, godchild
afiliado {adj} :: affiliated (associated, related or united)
afiliado {m} :: someone affiliated with an organisation
afiliação {f} :: alternative form of filiação
afiliar {vi} :: to affiliate; to associate
afiliativo {adj} [of behaviour] :: affiliative (tending to promote social cohesion)
afiliável {adj} :: alternative form of filiável
afilosófico {adj} :: aphilosophical (not philosophical; without philosophy)
afilático {adj} [cartography, of a map projection] :: aphylactic (neither conformal or equal-area)
afim {adj} :: related
afim {adj} :: similar, equal
afim {mf} :: relative
a fim de {prep} [formal] :: in order to (for the purpose of)
a fim de {prep} [colloquial] :: interested in; feeling like
a fim de {prep} [colloquial] :: into (romantically attracted to)
a fim de que {phrase} :: in order to (as a means of achieving the specified aim)
afinador {m} :: tuner (person who tunes a musical instrument)
afinador {m} :: tuner (device that shows the deviation of the played pitch from the desired pitch)
afinal {adv} /ɐfiˈnaɫ]/ :: after all (in the end; anyway)
afinal de contas {adv} :: after all (used to reinforce or explain a point)
afinação {f} :: tuning (the calibration of a musical instrument to a standard pitch)
afinar {vt} :: to thin (to make thinner)
afinar {vi} :: to thin (to become thinner)
afinar {v} :: to tune (to modify a musical instrument)
afinidade {f} :: affinity
afinidade {f} :: kinship
a fio {adv} [idiom] :: uninterruptedly, continuously, constantly
a fio {adv} :: See: a fio
afirmabilidade {f} :: affirmability (the quality of being affirmable)
afirmador {m} :: affirmer (one who affirms)
afirmador {adj} :: who or which affirms
afirmadoramente {adv} :: affirmingly (in an affirming manner)
afirmando {v} :: gerund of afirmar
afirmante {mf} :: affirmant (one who affirms)
afirmação {f} :: affirmation, statement
afirmação {f} :: proposition
afirmação {f} :: pronouncement
afirmar {v} /ɐ.fiɾ.ˈmaɾ/ :: [que] to state; to declare; to affirm (to make a declaration)
afirmar {vt} :: to confirm; to attest (to affirm to be correct, true or genuine)
afirmar {vt} :: to consolidate (to make firm, secure)
afirmar {vp} :: to earn one’s place; to rise (to earn a reputation or fame)
afirmativa {f} :: affirmative (answer that shows agreement or acceptance)
afirmativamente {adv} :: affirmatively
afirmatividade {f} :: affirmativeness (the property of being affirmative)
afirmativo {adj} :: affirmative
afirmativo {adj} :: assertive
afirmável {adj} :: affirmable (able to be affirmed)
afivelar {vt} :: buckle (to fasten)
afixal {adj} [grammar] :: affixal (relating to affixes)
afixação {f} :: affixation (addition of an affix)
afixar {v} :: to affix, to attach
afixo {m} :: affix (that which is affixed)
afixo {m} :: affix (linguistics: a bound morpheme added to a word’s stem)
afixoide {m} [linguistics] :: affixoid (regular word that also works as an affix)
Aflao {prop} {f} :: Aflao (city)
aflatoxicose {f} :: aflatoxicosis (a disease caused by aflatoxin)
aflatoxina {f} [poison] :: aflatoxin (mycotoxin produced by moulds of the Aspergillus genus)
afélia {f} [astronomy] :: aphelia (the point in the orbit of a celestial body at which it is farthest from the body it orbits)
afélico {adj} [astronomy] :: aphelian (relating to aphelion)
afligir {v} :: harm (cause damage)
afligir {vt} :: afflict (to cause pain to)
aflição {f} /ɐ.fli.ˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: affliction (a state of pain, suffering, distress or agony)
afélio {m} [astronomy] :: aphelion (the point in the elliptical orbit of a planet where it is farthest from the sun)
aflitamente {adv} :: afflictedly (under a burden of affliction)
aflitivamente {adv} :: afflictively (in an afflictive manner)
aflitivo {adj} :: afflictive (that causes physical or mental pain)
aflito {adj} /ɐ.ˈfli.tu/ :: afflicted
aflito {adj} :: worried, distressed
afloramento {m} :: outcrop
afloramento {m} :: outbreak, outburst
aflorando {v} :: gerund of aflorar
aflorar {v} :: to emerge
aflorar {v} :: to outcrop
aflorestamento {m} :: afforestation (creation of a forest)
afluente {m} /ˌɐfluˈẽtɯ]/ :: a tributary waterbody
afluente {adj} :: affluent (abundant)
afluentemente {adv} :: affluently (in an affluent manner)
afluir {vi} :: pour (to flow, pass or issue in or as a stream)
afluência {f} :: affluence; influx (flow toward a place)
afluência {f} :: affluence (a large amount of wealth)
afluência {f} [hydrology] :: confluence (place where two rivers meet)
afluxo {m} :: the flow of people or things
afluxo {m} :: the meeting of flowing things or people
a fé move montanhas {proverb} :: faith will move mountains
afónico {adj} [European orthography, medicine] :: aphonic (exhibiting aphonia)
afônico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of afónico
afânise {f} [psychology] :: aphanisis (the disappearance of sexual desire)
afocal {adj} [optics, of a lens] :: afocal (having a focal point at infinity)
afogado {v} :: past participle of afogar
afogador {m} :: choke (control to adjust the air/fuel mixture of an engine)
afogamento {m} :: drowning (An instance of a person or animal drowning.)
afogando {v} :: gerund of afogar
afogar {vp} /ˌˈɡa(ʁ)/ :: to drown (to die or nearly die by staying underwater)
afogar {vp} :: to choke (to have something blocking one’s airway)
afogar {vt} :: to drown (to kill or try to kill someone by keeping them underwater)
afogar {vt} [figurative] :: to hold back (an expression or speech)
afogar {vt} [automotive] :: to choke (to activate a vehicle’s choke valve)
afogar {v} [em, .figurative, .pronominal] :: to drink (an alcoholic beverage) heavily
afogar {vt} [figurative] :: to hold back; to contain (to prevent from growing)
afogar as mágoas {v} :: drown one's sorrows (to drink heavily to commiserate oneself)
afogar o ganso {v} [slang, a male] :: to jerk off, to wank (to masturbate)
a fome é o melhor tempero {proverb} :: hunger is the best sauce
afonia {f} [pathology] :: aphonia (loss of voice)
Afonses {prop} {mf} :: surname
Afonso {prop} {m} /ɐ.ˈfõ.su/ :: given name
Afonso {prop} {mf} :: surname
afora {adv} /ɐ.ˈfɔ.ɾɐ/ :: out; outwards
afora {adv} :: through; along (spatial)
afora {adv} :: throughout (temporal)
afora {adv} :: externally
afora {prep} :: except
afora {prep} :: besides
afora {prep} :: unless
aforamento {m} [legal, historical] :: emphyteusis (right)
aforar {vt} :: to lease
aforar {vt} :: to authorize
aforia {f} [medicine, obsolete] :: aphoria (female sterility)
aforismar {v} :: to aphorise (to create an aphorism)
aforismo {m} :: aphorism (short phrase conveying some principle or concept of thought)
aforista {mf} :: aphorist (person who writes or recites aphorisms)
aforisticamente {adv} :: aphoristically (in an aphoristic manner)
aforístico {adj} :: aphoristic (of, relating to, or containing aphorisms)
afortunadamente {adv} :: fortunately (in a fortunate manner)
afortunado {adj} [of an event] :: fortunate; auspicious (coming by good luck or favourable chance)
afortunado {adj} [of a person] :: fortunate; lucky (favourable by good luck)
afortunado {m} :: a fortunate person
afoxé {m} [music] :: afoxe (genre of Afro-Brazilian music)
afáquico {adj} [ophthalmology] :: aphakic (exhibiting aphakia)
afrancesado {adj} :: Frenchified (having become more French)
afrancesado {adj} [derogatory] :: excessively Francophile; attempting to imitate the French
afrancesado {m} [historical] :: afrancesado (Iberian who supported the French during the Peninsular War)
afrancesar {v} :: to Frenchify
afresco {m} [uncountable] :: fresco (technique)
afresco {m} [countable] :: fresco (painting made using this technique)
aférese {f} [phonetics, prosody] :: apheresis (loss of letters or sounds from the beginning of a word)
aférese {f} [medicine] :: apheresis (removal, filtering and returning of blood)
afretamento {m} [nautical] :: affreightment (hire a vessel for cargo)
africada {f} [phonetics] :: affricate (a sound produced using a combination of a plosive and a fricative)
africanidade {f} :: Africanness (the state or quality of being African)
africanismo {m} [anthropology] :: Africanism (an African cultural practice)
africanismo {m} [linguistics] :: a word or linguistic feature borrowed from an African language
africanista {mf} :: Africanist (a specialist in African studies)
africanização {f} :: Africanization (the act or process of Africanizing)
africanizar {vt} :: to Africanize (to make African)
africano {adj} /ɐ.fɾi.ˈkɐ.nu/ :: African (of, or pertaining to Africa)
africano {m} :: African (person from Africa)
africação {f} [phonetics, of a consonant] :: affrication (the process of becoming an affricate)
africânder {mf} :: Afrikaner (person)
africânder {m} :: Afrikaans (language) {m}
africânder {adj} :: Afrikaans (language, person, culture) {c}
africâner {mf} /afɾiˈkɐneɹ/ :: Afrikaner
africâner {m} [uncountable] :: Afrikaans (language)
africâner {adj} :: afrikaner
afírico {adj} [geology] :: aphyric (having few or no phenocrysts)
afro {adj} :: African (of African culture)
afro- {prefix} :: Afro- (relating to Africa)
afro- {prefix} :: Afro- (relating to black people)
afro-americana {f} :: feminine noun of afro-americano
afro-americano {adj} [of a person] :: African-American (american and black)
afro-americano {m} :: African-American (a black American)
afrobeat {m} [music] :: afrobeat (a fusion of jazz and funk from Nigeria)
afrocentrismo {m} :: Afrocentrism (black African ethnocentrism)
afrocentrista {adj} :: Afrocentric (focusing on black African people)
afrocêntrico {adj} :: Afrocentric (focusing on black African people)
afrodescendente {adj} :: black (relating to persons of African descent)
afrodisíaco {adj} :: aphrodisiac (intensifying sexual desire)
afrodisíaco {m} :: aphrodisiac (food or drug that intensifies sexual desire)
afrodisia {f} :: aphrodisia (a state of sexual desire)
Afrodite {prop} {f} [Greek god] :: Aphrodite
Afrodito {prop} {m} [Greek god] /ˌa.fɾo.ˈd͡ʒi.tu/ :: Aphroditus (male Aphrodite)
afrofobia {f} :: Afrophobia (the fear, hate or dislike of Africans)
afronta {f} /ɐˈfɾõtɐ]/ :: affront (open or intentional offense, slight, or insult)
afronta {f} [uncountable] :: infamy
afrontador {m} :: affronter (someone who affronts)
afrontador {adj} :: which affronts
afrontar {vt} /ɐ.fɾõ.ˈtaɾ/ :: abuse (to insult)
afrontar {v} :: to confront
afrontar {v} :: to face
afrontar {v} :: to cause sickness
afropop {m} :: Afropop (pop music of Africa)
afrotropical {adj} :: Afrotropical (relating to the Afrotropic ecozone)
afrouxar {vip} /afɾowˈʃaɾ]/ :: to loosen; to relax (to make less tight)
afrouxar {vip} :: to slacken (to become less intense)
afs {interj} [Internet slang] :: afe
afásico {adj} [speech pathology] :: aphasic (affected by, or pertaining to, aphasia)
afásico {m} [speech pathology] :: aphasic (one who is afflicted with aphasia)
afta {f} [pathology] /ˈaf.ta/ :: aphthous ulcer
afótico {adj} :: aphotic (having no sunlight)
aftóide {adj} :: obsolete spelling of aftoide
aftoide {adj} [pathology] :: aphthoid (resembling aphtha)
aftose {f} :: aphthosis (aphthous stomatitis)
aftoso {adj} :: aphthous
aftovírus {m} :: aphthovirus (any virus of the genus Aphthovirus)
afugentando {v} :: gerund of afugentar
afugentar {v} :: to chase (off)
afugentar {v} :: to shoo
afugentar {v} :: to repel
Afula {prop} {f} :: Afula (town)
afundamento {m} :: sinking (the process of sinking)
afundar {vp} :: to sink (descend into liquid, etc)
afundar {vt} :: to sink (cause to sink)
afundar {vi} [basketball] :: to dunk, to slam dunk
afundir {v} :: founder (to sink)
a fundo {adv} :: thoroughly (in a thorough or complete manner)
afunhenhar {v} [regional, Sergipe] :: to disturb, to pester
afusão {f} :: affusion (pouring of liquid)
afável {adj} /ɐ.ˈfa.vɛɫ/ :: affable
afável {adj} :: benevolent
afável {adj} :: affectionate
agá {m} /ɐ.ˈɣa/ :: aitch (name of the letter H, h)
agá {m} :: agha (honorific for high officials in Turkey)
agachamento {m} :: squat (position assumed by bending deeply at the knees while resting on one's feet)
agachamento {m} [weightlifting] :: squat (weightlifting: exercise)
agachar {vip} /ɐɡaˈʃaɾ/ :: to crouch; to squat
agachar {vip} :: to bend down; to duck
agachar {vip} [figurative] :: to surrender
agachar {vt} :: to hide
agadá {f} [Judaism] :: Aggadah (parable that demonstrates a point of the Law in the Talmud)
Aga Khan {m} :: Aga Khan (leader of the Ismailis)
agalactia {f} :: agalactia (failure of a mother to produce sufficient milk)
agalaxia {f} :: alternative form of agalactia
agalha {f} :: alternative form of galha
agalmatolita {f} [mineral] :: agalmatolite (soft, compact stone carved into images by the Chinese)
agalmatolite {f} :: alternative form of agalmatolita
agalmatolito {m} :: alternative form of agalmatolita
agaloado {v} :: past participle of agaloar
agaloando {v} :: gerund of agaloar
agaloar {v} :: to braid
agama {m} :: agama (lizard of the subfamily Agaminae)
agamaglobulinemia {f} [medicine] :: agammaglobulinemia (condition in which gammaglobulins are absent from the blood)
Agamemnon {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Agamenão
Agamenão {prop} {m} [Greek mythology] :: Agamemnon (king of Mycenae in the Iliad)
Agamenon {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Agamenão
agami {mf} [zoology] :: agami (a South American bird, Psophia crepitans (grey-winged trumpeter))
agamicamente {adv} :: agamically (in an agamic manner)
Agamêmnon {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Agamenão
agamospermia {f} [botany] :: agamospermy (asexual production of embryos and seeds)
agangliónico {adj} [European orthography, physiology] :: aganglionic (without ganglia)
agangliônico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of agangliónico
aganglionose {f} [medicine] :: aganglionosis (absence of ganglia)
agapanto {m} :: agapanthus (any member of the genus Agapanthus of flowering plants)
agapismo {m} :: agapism (selfless, brotherly love)
agapornis {m} :: lovebird (parrot of the genus Agapornis)
Agar {prop} {f} [biblical character] :: Hagar (mother of Ishmael)
agar-agar {m} :: agar (a material obtained from a marine alga)
agarófita {f} :: agarophyte (seaweed that produces agar)
agaropectina {f} [biochemistry] :: agaropectin (part of agar that is not agarose)
agarose {f} :: agarose (polysaccharide extracted from agar)
agarrador {m} :: grabber (someone or something that grabs)
agarrador {adj} :: who or which grabs
agarramento {m} :: grab (the act of grabbing)
agarramento {m} [slang] :: intimate physical acts with someone
agarramento {m} [slang] :: extreme closeness with someone
agarrando {v} :: gerund of agarrar
agarrar {vt} /ˌa.ɡa.ˈʁa(ʁ)/ :: to grab; to grip; to grasp (to hold, or take hold of, forcefully)
agarrar {vt} :: to claw (to grab or strike with one’s claws)
agarrar {v} [em, .pronominal] :: to hold on (to); to cling (to) (to hold very tightly)
agarrar {v} [em, a, .figurative, .pronominal] :: to cling to; to love (to be very fond of; to feel strongly about)
agarrar {v} [com, a, .pronominal] :: to have a go at; to brawl with; to get physical with (to engage in a physical fight)
agarrar {vt} :: to get physical with (to make physical contact sexually)
Agarta {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Agartha
Agartala {prop} {f} :: Agartala (city/state capital)
Agartha {prop} {f} :: Agartha (legendary city)
agasalhar {v} /ɐ.ɣɐ.zɐ.ˈʎaɾ/ :: to wrap up, cover (with a blanket), muffle
agasalho {m} /ɐ.ɣɐ.ˈza.ʎu/ :: shelter (clothes for protection from the weather)
agastado {v} :: past participle of agastar
agastamento {m} [archaic] /a.ɡas.ta.ˈmẽ.tu/ :: irritation (the state of being annoyed, irritated)
agastamento {m} [archaic] :: ire; wrath (extreme anger)
agastando {v} :: gerund of agastar
agastar {v} :: to annoy, vex
Agatha {prop} {f} :: alternate spelling of Ágata
agatológico {adj} :: agathological (pertaining to agathology)
agatologia {f} :: agathology (the science or theory of goodness)
agave {m} :: agave (plant of the genus Agave)
agádico {adj} :: aggadic (pertaining to the Aggadah)
Agdistis {prop} {m} [Greek god] :: Agdistis (being in Greek Mythology)
agelasta {adj} :: agelastic (who does not laugh)
agelasta {mf} :: agelast (one who never laughs)
-agem {suffix} /ˈaʒɐ̃j̃/ :: Forms uncountable nouns, from verbs, meaning the practice of doing what is expressed by the verb
-agem {suffix} :: Forms nouns, from verbs, meaning the an instance of doing what is expressed by the verb
-agem {suffix} :: Forms nouns, from nouns expressing a type of person, meaning attitude or an act expected from that kind of person
-agem {suffix} :: Forms nouns, from nouns, meaning a collection of things; -age
-agem {suffix} :: Forms nouns for concepts related to the suffixed word
agenciador {m} :: bookmaker (a person who calculates odds and accepts bets; a bookie)
agencial {adj} :: agential (pertaining to an agent or an agency)
agenda {f} /ɐˈʒẽdɐ]/ :: schedule (time-based plan of events)
agenda {f} :: booklet where an schedule is kept
agenda {f} :: planner; a personal phone book; an organizer
agendar {v} :: schedule (to create a schedule)
agenesia {f} :: agenesis (imperfect development of the body)
agüentado {v} :: past participle of agüentar
agüentando {v} :: gerund of agüentar
agüentar {v} :: obsolete spelling of aguentar
a gentchi {pron} :: eye dialect of a gente
a gente {pron} /a.ˈʒẽ.tɨ/ :: See: a gente
a gente {pron} [colloquial] :: we (first-person plural personal pronoun, conjugated in the third person)
agente {mf} /ɐˈʒẽtɨ]/ :: agent (one who exerts power)
agente duplo {mf} [espionage] :: double agent (spy)
agente funerário {mf} :: undertaker (funeral director)
agente laranja {m} :: Agent Orange (herbicide and defoliant used by the US military in Vietnam)
agente mutagénico {m} [European orthography] :: mutagen (agent or substance that can cause genetic mutation)
agente mutagênico {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of agente mutagénico
agente provocador {m} :: agent provocateur (a person who disrupts a group’s activities from within)
agentividade {f} [grammar] :: agentivity (the state or condition of being agentive)
agentivo {adj} [linguistics] :: agentive (indicating an agent)
agerato {m} :: ageratum (any of the genus Ageratum of tropical American herbs)
Agesilau {prop} {m} [Ancient Greece] :: Agesilaus (king of Sparta)
Ageu {prop} {m} [book of the bible] /a.ˈʒew/ :: Haggai (book of the Old Testament)
Ageu {prop} {m} [biblical character] :: Haggai (a prophet)
ageusia {f} :: ageusia (loss of the sense of taste)
ageustia {f} :: alternative form of ageusia
aggiornamento {m} :: aggiornamento (the reform of some teachings of the Roman Catholic Church in 1962-65)
agh {interj} :: ugh (to express disgust)
aghori {m} :: one of the Aghori (order of Hindu ascetics)
agido {v} :: past participle of agir
agilidade {f} :: agility
agilmente {adv} :: agilely (in an agile manner)
agiornamento {m} :: alternative spelling of aggiornamento
agiota {mf} /ɐ.ˈʒjɔ.tɐ/ :: moneylender
agiotagem {f} /ɐ.ʒju.ˈta.ʒɐ̃j̃/ :: moneylending
agir {vi} /ɐˈʒiɾ/ :: To do something; to act; to function; to perform
agir {vi} :: To conduct oneself in a specific manner; to behave; to proceed
agiria {f} [medicine] /ˌa.ʒi.ˈɾi.ɐ/ :: agyria (smooth brain in cases of lissencephaly)
agitadamente {adv} :: agitatedly (in an agitated manner)
agitado {adj} /ɐ.ʒi.ˈta.ðu/ :: agitated
agitado {adj} :: hectic
agitado {adj} :: choppy (sea)
agitador {m} :: agitator (one who agitates)
agitando {v} :: gerund of agitar
agitação {f} /ɐ.ʒi.tɐ.ˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: agitation
agitação {f} :: excitement, turmoil
agitação {f} :: upheaval, unrest
agitar {v} /ɐ.ʒi.ˈtaɾ/ :: to shake, agitate
agitar {v} :: to wave
agitativo {adj} :: agitative (tending to agitate)
agitato {adj} [music] :: agitato (played in a restless, agitated style)
agito {m} [colloquial] :: a party with lively dancing
agito {m} :: agitation (the state of being agitated)
agitprop {m} :: agitprop (Communist propaganda)
agitável {adj} :: agitable (easily agitated)
Aglaia {prop} {f} /a.ˈɡlaj.ɐ/ :: given name
aglicona {f} [organic chemistry] :: aglycone (non-sugar fragment of a glycoside)
aglicosúria {f} [medicine] :: aglycosuria (absence of sugar in the blood)
aglicosúrico {adj} :: aglycosuric (relating to or suffering from aglycosuria)
aglomerado {adj} :: agglomerated
aglomerado {adj} :: aggregated
aglomerado {m} :: agglomerate
aglomerado {m} :: aggregation
aglomerado estelar {m} [astronomy] :: star cluster (group of stars)
aglomerador {adj} :: agglomerative (tending to agglomerate)
aglomerador {m} :: agglomerator (device that agglomerates material)
aglomerando {v} :: gerund of aglomerar
aglomerante {adj} :: agglomerating, clustering
aglomeração {f} :: agglomeration (act of collecting in a mass)
aglomeração {f} :: agglomeration (state of being collected in a mass)
aglomeração {f} :: swarm (a mass of people or animals in turmoil)
aglomerar {v} :: to agglomerate
aglomerativo {adj} :: agglomerative (tending to agglomerate)
aglosso {adj} :: aglossal (having no tongue)
aglutina {f} [immunology] :: agglutin (any antibody that causes agglutination of cells)
aglutinante {adj} :: agglutinant (causing to agglutinate)
aglutinante {m} :: agglutinant (substance which causes agglutination)
aglutinação {f} :: agglutination (act of uniting by glue or other tenacious substance)
aglutinação {f} :: agglutination (combination in which root words are united with little or no change of form or loss of meaning)
aglutinação {f} :: agglutination (clumping together of red blood cells or bacteria)
aglutinar {v} [of separate elements] :: coalesce (to join into a single mass)
aglutinar {v} [of a whole or a unit] :: coalesce (to form from different elements)
aglutinativo {adj} [linguistics] :: agglutinative (having words derived by combining parts)
aglutinógeno {m} [biochemistry] :: agglutinogen (any antigen that stimulates the production of an agglutinin)
aglutinina {f} :: agglutinin (substance that causes cells to clump)
agmatina {f} [biochemistry] :: agmatine (amine which is a decarboxylation product of arginine)
agâmico {adj} [biology, of reproduction] :: agamic (occurring without the union of male and female gametes)
agminado {adj} [biology] :: agminate (grouped together)
agnação {f} :: agnation (consanguinity by a line of males)
agnatia {f} [pathology] :: agnathia (congenital lack of a jaw)
agnaticamente {adv} :: agnatically (by means of agnation)
agnato {m} :: agnate (relative whose relation is traced only through male members of the family)
agnato {m} [zoology] :: agnathan (member of the superclass Agnatha of jawless vertebrates)
agência {f} /ɐˈʒẽsjɐ/ :: agency
agência de casamento {f} :: marriage agency (business)
agência de segurança {f} :: security service (government organisation that aims to protect its nation and its secrets from enemies)
agência de viagens {f} :: travel agency (company)
Agni {prop} {m} [Hinduism] :: Agni (a deity of fire)
agnocasto {m} :: chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus, a shrub of the Mediterranean region)
agnome {m} :: agnomen (additional cognomen given, as an honour, to a Roman citizen)
agnose {f} :: agnosis (lack, denial or indifference to knowledge)
agnosia {f} [medicine] :: agnosia (the inability to recognise objects)
agnosia aperceptiva {f} [neurology] :: apperceptive agnosia (inability to recognise distinct shapes and objects)
agnosticamente {adv} :: agnostically (in an agnostic manner)
agnosticismo {m} /ɐɣˈnɔʃtiˈsiʒmu]/ :: agnosticism (view that the existence of a God or gods is unknown, unknowable, unproven, or unprovable)
agnóstico {adj} :: agnostic
agnóstico {m} :: agnostic
a gênti {pron} :: eye dialect of a gente
agnático {adj} :: agnatic (of the male bloodline)
agnus dei {m} [Roman Catholicism] :: Agnus Dei (liturgical chant recited as part of the Mass)
agoa {f} :: obsolete spelling of água
agoada {f} :: obsolete spelling of aguada
agoar {v} :: obsolete spelling of aguar
agogô {m} :: agogo bell (percussion instrument consisting of two or three small conical bells)
-agogo {suffix} :: -agogue (someone who leads)
agoiral {adj} :: alternative form of agoural
agoirar {v} :: alternative form of agourar
agoireiro {adj} :: alternative form of agoureiro
agoirentar {v} :: alternative form of agourentar
agoirento {adj} :: alternative form of agoureiro
agoirento {m} :: alternative form of agoureiro
agoiro {m} /ɐ.ˈɣoj.ɾu/ :: omen, prophecy
agomelatina {f} :: agomelatine (a melatonergic antidepressant)
agomil {m} :: alternative form of gomil
agon {m} :: agon (a struggle between the protagonist and antagonist)
agonia {f} /ˌɐ.ɣu.ˈni.ɐ]/ :: agony (violent contest or striving)
agonia {f} [uncountable] :: the state of agony
agonia {f} :: agony (symptom)
agoniadamente {adv} :: anguishedly (in an anguished manner)
agoniado {adj} :: anguished (experiencing extreme discomfort)
agonismo {m} [biochemistry] :: agonism (relationship between an agonist and a receptor)
agonista {m} :: agonist (a muscle that contracts while another relaxes)
agonista {m} [biochemistry] :: agonist (molecule that can combine with a receptor on a cell)
agonista {mf} :: agonist (someone involved in an agon)
agonistarca {mf} [Ancient Greece] :: agonistarch (one who trained persons to compete in public games and contests)
agonizadamente {adv} :: agonizedly (in an agonized manner)
agonizante {adj} :: agonizing (causing agony)
agonizante {mf} :: agonizer (one who is in agony)
agonizantemente {adv} :: agonizingly (in a way that causes agony)
agonizar {vi} :: to agonize (to suffer with agony)
agonoteta {mf} [historical] :: agonothete (officer who presided over the great public games in Ancient Greece)
agonístico {adj} [zoology, anthropology] :: agonistic (characterised by conflict or hostility)
agora {adv} /ɐ.ˈɡɔ.ɾɐ/ :: now; right now (at the present time)
agora {adv} :: now; any more (differently from the past)
agora {adv} :: just now (very recently)
agora {adv} :: this (in the current or next [date])
agora {conj} :: on the other hand; whereas; while (introduces an example that is the opposite of the previous example)
agora {conj} [familiar, introducing various clauses] :: sometimessometimes
agorafóbico {adj} :: agoraphobic (pertaining to agoraphobia)
agorafobia {f} :: agoraphobia
agora há pouco {adv} [set phrase] :: just now
agora mesmo {adv} :: right now
agora mesmo {adv} :: just now
agora que {conj} :: now that
agoráfobo {m} :: agoraphobic (one who suffers from agoraphobia)
agorinha {adv} /a.ɡɔ.ˈɾi.ɲɐ/ :: Right now or just now
agorismo {m} [politics, economics] :: agorism (philosophy that advocates the creation of a voluntaryist society through counter-economics)
agorista {adj} [economics] :: agorist (of, supporting, relating to, or advocating agorism)
agorista {mf} [economics] :: agorist (person who advocates agorism)
Agostinho {prop} {m} /ˌa.ɡos.ˈt͡ʃi.ɲu/ :: given name
Agostinho {prop} {m} [Christianity] :: Saint Augustine
agosto {m} /ɐ.ˈɡoʃ.tu/ :: August
Agosto {m} :: superseded spelling of agosto
a gota que transbordou o copo {f} [idiomatic] :: the straw that broke the camel's back (the small additional burden which causes failure)
agoural {adj} /ɐ.ɣo(w).ˈɾaɫ/ :: ominous (relating to or being an omen)
agourar {v} /ɐ.ɡo(w).ˈɾaɾ/ :: to foresee; to predict
agourar {v} :: to omen (to be an omen of)
agoureiro {adj} :: ominous
agoureiro {adj} :: superstitious
agourentar {v} :: to be a foreboding, an evil omen
agourento {adj} :: ominous (of or pertaining to an omen or to omens; being or exhibiting an omen)
agourento {adj} :: ominous (giving indication of a coming ill)
agourento {m} :: jinx (a person or thing supposed to bring bad luck)
agouro {m} /ɐ.ˈɡo(w).ɾu/ :: alternative form of agoiro
Agra {prop} {f} :: Agra (city)
agraciar {v} :: shower (to bestow liberally)
agradacional {adj} [geology] :: aggradational (pertaining to or formed by aggradation)
agradação {f} [geology] :: aggradation (increase in land elevation due to the deposition of sediment)
agradar {vt} /ɐ.ɡɾɐ.ˈdaɾ/ :: to please
agradar {v} :: to be nice to, to fuss over
agradar {vi} :: to be pleasing, to please
agradar {v} :: to go down well
agradavel {adj} :: obsolete spelling of agradável
agradavelmente {adv} :: pleasantly, agreeably
agradecendo {v} :: gerund of agradecer
agradecer {v} :: to thank
agradecer {v} :: to be grateful for
agradecimento {m} /a.ɡɾˈmẽ(j̃).tu/ :: gratitude, thankfulness
agradecimento {m} :: acknowledgement
agrado {m} /aˈɡɾa.du/ :: contentment; satisfaction; gladness; pleasure
agrado {m} :: the act of pleasing someone
agrado {m} :: treat (unexpected gift)
agradável {adj} /ɐ.ɣɾɐ.ˈða.vɛɫ/ :: pleasant, agreeable
agradável {adj} :: nice
agrafador {m} [Portugal] /ɐ.ɡɾɐ.fɐ.ˈdoɾ/ :: stapler (device which binds together paper)
agrafar {vt} :: staple (secure with a staple)
agrafe {m} :: alternative form of agrafo
agrafia {f} :: agraphia (loss of writing ability)
agrafo {m} [Portugal] /ɐ.ˈɡɾa.fu/ :: staple (wire fastener used to secure stacks of paper)
a grama do vizinho é sempre mais verde {proverb} :: the grass is always greener on the other side (literally: The neighbour's grass is always greener)
agramatical {adj} [linguistics] :: ungrammatical (in violation of a language’s grammar)
agramatismo {m} :: agrammatism (inability to form sentences)
agramático {adj} :: agrammatic (pertaining to or afflicted by agrammatism)
a granel {adv} :: in bulk
agranular {adj} [pathology] :: agranular (lacking granules)
agranulócito {m} [biochemistry] :: agranulocyte (white blood cell characterised by the absence of granules in its cytoplasm)
agranulocitose {f} [disease] :: agranulocytosis (condition involving severe leukopenia)
agranulocítico {adj} :: agranulocytic (relating to agranulocytes)
agraço {m} :: verjuice
agrariedade {f} :: agrarianness (the quality of being agrarian)
agrarismo {m} :: agrarianism (philosophy that advocates an equitable distribution of land)
agravadamente {adv} :: aggravatedly (in an aggravated manner)
agravador {m} :: aggravator (one who or that which aggravates)
agravador {adj} :: aggravating (which or who aggravates)
agravamento {m} :: aggravation
agravando {v} :: gerund of agravar
agravante {adj} :: aggravating
agravantemente {adv} :: aggravatingly (in an aggravating manner)
agravação {f} :: aggravation (act of aggravating)
agravar {vt} :: to aggravate; to worsen
agravar {vt} :: to increase
agravar {vt} :: to offend
agravar {vp} :: to get worse
agravar {vp} :: to be offended
agravo {m} :: grievance
agrícola {adj} /a.ˈɡɾi.ko.lɐ/ :: agricultural (relating to agriculture, farming)
agre {adj} :: alternative form of acre
agre {m} :: alternative form of acre
agrecanase {f} [biochemistry] :: aggrecanase (proteolytic enzyme that acts on aggrecans)
agrecano {m} [protein] :: aggrecan (a proteoglycan that is a major component of cartilage)
agredir {vt} :: to assault, attack
agregabilidade {f} :: aggregability (tendency to aggregate)
agregadamente {adv} :: aggregately (in an aggregated manner)
agregado {m} [Buddhism] :: skandha
agregador {m} [internet] :: aggregator (feed reader)
agregando {v} :: gerund of agregar
agregação {f} :: aggregation
agregar {v} :: to aggregate
agregar {v} :: to accrete
agregativo {adj} :: aggregative (which aggregates)
agregómetro {m} [European orthography, medicine] :: aggregometer (device used to measure the adhesive aggregation of platelets)
agregômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of agregómetro
agregável {adj} :: aggregatable (able to be aggregated)
agremiação {f} [countable] :: society (group of persons who meet from time to time to engage in a common interest)
agressina {f} [biology] :: aggressin (substance that enhances the virulence of the bacteria)
agressivamente {adv} :: aggressively
agressividade {f} :: aggressiveness
agressivo {adj} :: aggressive
agressão {f} :: aggression
agressoma {m} [physiology] :: aggresome (proteinaceous inclusion body that forms when cellular degradation machinery is impaired)
agressor {m} :: aggressor (the person or country that makes an aggression)
agreste {adj} /ɐ.ˈɣɾɛʃ.tɨ/ :: rural, rustic, wild, uncultivated
agreste {adj} :: harsh
agreste {adj} :: rude
agri- {prefix} :: alternative form of agro-
agárico {m} :: agaric (any fungus having a cap with gills)
agricolamente {adv} :: agriculturally (in a manner pertaining to agriculture)
agricultor {m} :: farmer (person who plants crops or keeps livestock)
agricultura {f} :: agriculture, farming
agricultural {adj} :: agricultural (relating to agriculture)
agriculturalização {f} :: alternative form of agriculturização
agriculturização {f} :: agriculturalization (the process of agriculturalizing)
agridoce {adj} :: bittersweet (both bitter and sweet)
Agrigento {prop} {f} /ˌa.ɡɾiˈʒẽ.tu/ :: Agrigento (province/and/city)
agrilhoar {vt} :: to fetter (to shackle or bind up with fetters)
agrilhoar {vt} [figurative] :: to fetter (to restrain or impede; to hamper)
agrimensor {m} :: surveyor (person occupied with land surveying)
agrimensora {f} :: feminine noun of agrimensor
agrimónia {f} [European orthography] :: agrimony (any plant of the genus Agrimonia)
agrimônia {f} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of agrimónia
agrião {m} :: cress
agrião {m} :: watercress
agrião-dos-prados {m} :: cuckooflower; lady's smock (Cardamine pratensis, a small flowering plant of Eurasia)
agriturismo {m} :: alternative form of agroturismo
agrónomo {m} [European orthography] :: agronomist (scientist specialised in agronomy)
agrônomo {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of agrónomo
agro- {prefix} :: agro-; agri- (denoting agriculture)
agrobactéria {f} :: agrobacterium (soil bacterium of the genus Agrobacterium)
agrobiológico {adj} :: agrobiologic (of or pertaining to agrobiology)
agrobiologia {f} :: agrobiology (the science of plant life and nutrition)
agrobiotecnológico {adj} :: agrobiotechnological
agrobiotecnologia {f} :: agrobiotechnology (the application of biotechnology to agriculture)
agroclimático {adj} :: agroclimatic (relating to agriculture and climate)
agrocombustível {m} :: agrofuel (any biofuel produced by agricultural means)
agroecológico {adj} :: agroecological (pertaining to agroecology)
agroecologia {f} :: agroecology (the application of ecology to agriculture)
agroeconómico {adj} [European orthography] :: agroeconomic (relating to the economics of agriculture)
agroeconômico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of agroeconómico
agroecossistema {m} :: agroecosystem (conceptual model of an agricultural system)
agroexportador {adj} :: exporting agricultural products
agroexportador {m} :: agricultural exporter
agrofloresta {f} :: agroforest (forest used for agroforestry)
agroindústria {f} :: agroindustry (agricultural activity of an area viewed as an industrial sector)
agroindustrial {adj} :: agroindustrial (relating to agriculture and industry)
Agrolândia {prop} :: Agrolândia (placename)
agrometeorológico {adj} :: agrometeorological (relating to agrometeorology)
agrometeorologia {f} :: agrometeorology (the study of the weather to help with agriculture)
agronegócio {m} :: agribusiness (big business connected to agriculture)
agronegociante {mf} :: agribusinessman (businessman involved in agribusiness)
Agronômica {prop} :: Agronômica (placename)
agronómico {adj} [European orthography] :: agronomic (relating to agronomy)
agronômico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of agronómico
agronomia {f} :: agronomy (science of producing plants)
agronomicamente {adv} :: agronomically (with reference to agronomics)
agropastoril {adj} :: agropastoral (based upon agriculture and the rearing of sheep)
agropecuária {f} :: the combination of agriculture and livestock raising
agropecuário {adj} :: of or relating to agriculture and livestock raising
agroproduto {m} :: agriproduct (any product of agriculture)
agroquímica {f} [chemistry] :: agrochemistry (branch of chemistry related to agriculture)
agroquímica {f} :: feminine noun of agroquímico
agroquímico {m} :: agrochemist (chemist who works in the field of agrochemistry)
agroquímico {adj} :: agrochemical (relating to agrochemistry)
agrossilvopastoril {adj} :: agrosilvopastoral (relating to crops, forestry and the pasturage of animals)
agrossistema {m} :: agrisystem (agricultural system)
agrostólogo {m} :: agrostologist (one who studies agrostology)
agrostológico {adj} :: agrostological (pertaining to agrostology)
agrostologia {f} :: agrostology (study of grasses)
agrotécnico {adj} :: agrotechnical (relating to agrotechnology)
agrotecnólogo {m} :: agrotechnician (agrotechnology worker)
agrotecnologia {f} :: agrotechnology (the application of modern technology to agriculture)
agroterrorismo {m} :: agroterrorism (terrorism designed to damage the agriculture of a state)
agroturismo {m} :: agritourism (tourism in which tourists stay in farms)
agrotóxico {adj} :: agrotoxic
agrotóxico {m} :: pesticide
agrário {adj} :: agricultural
agrário {adj} :: agrarian
agrupamento {m} /ɐɣɾupɐˈmẽtu/ :: grouping
agrupamento {m} :: swarm
agrupamento {m} :: cluster
agrupando {v} :: gerund of agrupar
agrupar {v} /ɐɣɾuˈpaɾ/ :: to group together
agrupar {v} :: to cluster
agrura {f} :: bitterness, grief
agrura {f} :: difficulty, obstacle
agua {f} :: obsolete spelling of água
aguça {f} /ɐˈɣusɐ/ :: pencil sharpener
aguça {f} [dated] :: speed, haste
aguaçú {mf} :: obsolete form of babaçu
Aguaí {prop} {f} :: Aguaí (placename)
aguaceiro {m} :: cloudburst (sudden heavy rainstorm)
aguada {f} :: the acquisition of a supply of water
aguadeiro {m} /a.ɡwɐ.ˈdɐj.ɾu/ :: water carrier
aguadeiro {m} :: water seller
aguado {adj} /a.ˈɡwa.du/ :: diluted in water
aguado {adj} :: watery (having too much water)
aguado {adj} [of eyes] :: watery (filled with tears)
aguado {adj} [rare] :: which failed, wasn’t successful
aguado {adj} :: expressionless
aguçado {adj} /a.ɡu.ˈsa.du/ :: sharp (able to cut easily)
aguçado {adj} :: sharp (able to pierce easily)
aguçado {adj} [figurative, of a sense] :: acute
aguçado {adj} [figurative] :: argute; shrewd
aguçando {v} :: gerund of aguçar
Aguanil {prop} :: Aguanil (placename)
aguar {vt} /ɐˈɡwaɾ/ :: to water
aguçar {v} /ɐɣuˈsaɾ/ :: to sharpen
aguçar {v} :: to whet
aguardando {v} :: gerund of aguardar
aguardar {v} [por] :: to await
aguardar {vt} :: to expect
aguardar {vt} :: to obey
aguardar {vi} :: to wait
aguardar ansiosamente {vt} [idiomatic] :: to look forward to (anticipate, expect, or wait for)
aguardente {f} /a.ɣwaɾ.ˈðẽ.tɨ/ :: spirit (distilled alcoholic drink)
aguaruna {m} :: Aguaruna (Jivaroan language spoken in Peru)
Aguascalientes {prop} {f} :: Aguascalientes (state)
Aguascalientes {prop} {f} :: Aguascalientes (city/state capital)
aguassú {mf} :: obsolete form of babaçu
aguaçu {mf} :: alternative form of babaçu
aguazil {m} :: alguazil (officer of the law)
aguazil {m} :: provincial governor
agudamente {adv} :: acutely (in an acute manner)
agudez {f} :: wit (ability to think quickly)
agudez {f} :: pitch (perceived frequency of sound)
agudeza {f} :: wit (ability to think quickly)
agudeza {f} :: pitch (perceived frequency of sound)
agudo {adj} /ɐ.ˈɣu.ðu/ :: acute
agudo {adj} :: sharp
Agudo {prop} :: Agudo (placename)
Agudos {prop} {f} :: Agudos (placename)
Agudos do Sul {prop} :: Agudos do Sul (town/and/municipality)
agueiro {m} :: gutter (duct or channel beneath the eaves)
aguentado {v} :: past participle of aguentar
aguentando {v} :: gerund of aguentar
aguentar {vti} :: to bear, to put up with
aguentar {vi} :: to hold out; to hold on
aguentar {vp} :: to hold; to hold up
aguia {f} :: obsolete spelling of águia
Aguiar da Beira {prop} /ɐɣiˈaɾ ðɐ ˈβɐjɾɐ/ :: Aguiar da Beira (village/and/municipality)
aguia real {f} :: obsolete spelling of águia-real
aguilhão {m} :: stinger (pointed portion of an insect)
aguilhoado {v} :: past participle of aguilhoar
aguilhoando {v} :: gerund of aguilhoar
aguilhoar {v} :: to spur
aguilhoar {v} :: to sting
Aguinaldo {prop} {m} :: given name
aguião {m} /ɐ.ˈɣjɐ̃w̃/ :: north wind
aguião {m} :: north (compass point)
aguisar {vt} :: to arrange; to dispose
agulha {f} /ɐˈɡuʎɐ]/ :: needle (implement for sewing)
agulha {f} :: needle (thin device for indicating measurements on a dial or graph)
agulha {f} [botany] :: pine needle
agulha {f} [architecture] :: spire (tapering structure built on a roof or tower)
agulha {f} [rail transport] :: switch; point (movable section of railroad track)
agulha {f} [figurative] :: piquancy
agulha de tricô {f} :: knitting needle (thin rod used to knit yarn)
agulha num palheiro {f} [idiomatic] :: needle in a haystack
agulheiro {m} :: needlecase (case for keeping needles)
agulheta {f} :: aiglet; aglet (tip on a cord or lace)
agulheta {f} :: nozzle (short, tapering tip at the end of a hose)
agulhão {m} :: needlefish (slender marine fish in the family Belonidae)
agulhão {m} :: a sharp rock in a riverbed
aguona {f} [rare] :: augmentative of água
agutipuru {m} :: Sciurus aestuans (Brazilian squirrel)
ah {interj} /a/ :: ah! (expression of relief, realization, awe)
ah {interj} :: ah! (expression of woe, grief)
ahá {interj} :: aha! (exclamation of sudden realisation)
ah ah ah {interj} [comics] :: hahaha (a laugh)
aham {interj} [colloquial] /ɐˈhɐ̃/ :: mhm; uh-huh (yes)
ahamkara {m} [Hinduism] :: ahamkara (the ego in Hinduism)
Ahasvero {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Assuero
Ahasverus {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Assuero
ahi {adv} :: obsolete spelling of
ahimsa {mf} :: ahimsa (doctrine of non-violence in Hinduism and Buddhism)
ahinda {adv} :: obsolete spelling of ainda
a história se repete {proverb} :: history repeats itself
Ahmadia {f} :: Ahmadiyya (Islamic denomination founded by Mirza Ghulam Ahmed)
Ahmadiyya {f} :: alternative form of Ahmadia
Ahmedabad {prop} {f} :: Ahmedabad (city)
Ahmedabade {prop} {f} :: rare form of Ahmedabad
Ah Puch {prop} {m} [Maya mythology] :: Ah Puch (personification of death in Maya mythology)
ah, tá {interj} :: used when realizing something that was not understood before
ah, tá {interj} :: used ironically to express disbelief
ahu {m} [rare] :: ahu (stone platform for moai)
Ahura Masda {prop} {m} :: rare spelling of Ahura Mazda
Ahura-Masda {prop} {m} :: rare spelling of Ahura Mazda
Ahura Mazda {prop} {m} [Zoroastrianism] :: Ahura Mazda (the one God of Zoroaster)
Ahura-Mazda {prop} {m} :: alternative spelling of Ahura Mazda
ah, vá {interj} [colloquial] :: no duh (implying that a statement is rather obvious)
ahy {adv} :: obsolete spelling of
ahynda {adv} :: obsolete spelling of ainda
ai {interj} /aj]/ :: ouch (expression of physical pain)
ai {interj} :: oh (expression of concern)
Ai {prop} {f} [biblical] :: Ai (ancient city)
Ai {prop} {f} [biblical] :: Ai (ancient city)
AI-5 {prop} {m} :: A major decree (which lasted from 1968 to 1978) issued by the military dictatorship (1964–1985) in Brazil, which overruled the Constitution and included institutionalizing censorship of the media, forfeiting the mandates of some politicians and some people's right to vote
aia {f} :: lady-in-waiting
aia {f} :: tutor, teacher
aia {f} :: chambermaid
Aiaie {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Eeia
aiatolá {m} :: ayatollah (a religious leader)
aicebergue {m} :: iceberg
Aichi {prop} {f} :: Aichi (prefecture)
ai de mim {phrase} :: alas, woe is me (exclamation of sorrow)
AIDS {f} [disease] /ˈajds/ :: AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome)
aie-aie {m} :: aye-aye
a ignorância é uma bênção {proverb} :: ignorance is bliss (ignorance is bliss)
aikidô {m} :: alternative form of aikido
aikido {m} :: aikido (a Japanese martial art)
aikidoca {mf} :: aikidoka (one who practices aikido)
ailanto {m} :: ailanthus (tree)
aileron {m} :: aileron (hinged part on trailing edge of airplane wing)
aimará {mf} :: one of the Aymara (indigenous people of South America)
aimará {m} :: Aymara (language of the Aymara people)
aimara {mf} :: alternative form of aimará
aimara {m} :: alternative form of aimará
Aimorés {prop} :: Aimorés (placename)
Ain {prop} {m} :: Ain (department)
ainda {adv} /ɐ.ˈĩ.dɐ/ :: still, yet (up to a time)
ainda {adv} :: even (emphasises a comparative)
ainda {adv} :: someday (at some time in the future)
ainda {adv} :: only (as recently as)
ainda {adv} :: at least
ainda {adv} :: even (implying an extreme example in the case mentioned)
ainda {adv} :: still; nevertheless (in spite of what preceded)
ainda {adv} :: besides
ainda assim {adv} [conjunctive] :: still; nevertheless; nonetheless
ainda bem {phrase} :: thank goodness (expresses gratitude)
ainda mais {conj} :: let alone; not to mention
ainhum {m} [medicine] /aj.ˈɲũ/ :: ainhum (constriction of the base of the fifth tow)
aino {adj} :: Ainu (pertaining to ethnic group or language)
aino {m} :: Ainu (language)
ainoco {m} [Brazil] :: A person with mixed Caucasian and Japanese origin, especially in the southern states
ainu {adj} /ajˈnu]/ :: Ainu (pertaining to ethnic group or language)
ainu {mf} :: Ainu (member of the ethnic group)
ainu {mf} [uncountable] :: Ainu language
aio {m} /ˈaj.u/ :: a hired tutor
aião {m} :: swift (small bird of the family Apodidae)
aioli {m} :: aioli (a type of sauce made from garlic, egg, lemon juice and olive oil)
aipim {m} :: cassava, manioc
aipo {m} :: Celery (herb, Apium graveolens)
aipo-rábano {m} :: celeriac (Apium graveolens, a species of celery)
Aiquara {prop} :: Aiquara (placename)
airado {v} :: past participle of airar
airando {v} :: gerund of airar
airar {v} :: to anger
airbag {m} /ɛɾ.ˈbɛ.ɡi/ :: airbag
airedale {mf} :: Airedale Terrier (a breed of large, rough-haired dog)
air guitar {mf} :: air guitar (imaginary guitar that a person pretends to play)
airo {m} :: guillemot (any of the seabirds in the genus Uria)
airoso {adj} /ajˈɾozu/ :: comely, graceful, genteel
airôso {adj} :: obsolete spelling of airoso
-ais {suffix} /ˈajʃ/ :: forms the second-person plural present indicative of first-conjugation verbs
-ais {suffix} :: forms the second-person plural present subjunctive of second- and third-conjugation verbs
-ais {suffix} :: forms the second-person plural negative imperative of second- and third-conjugation verbs
Aisne {prop} {m} :: Aisne (department)
Aisne {prop} {m} :: Aisne (river)
aistoricamente {adv} :: alternative form of anistoricamente
aistórico {adj} :: alternative form of anistórico
Aiuruoca {prop} :: Aiuruoca (placename)
Aizu {prop} {f} :: Aizu (region)
Ajaccio {prop} {f} :: Ajaccio (city/regional capital)
a jato {m} :: clipping of avião a jato; jet plane
Ajax {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Ájax
ajeitar {v} :: to adjust
ajmalicina {f} [organic compound] :: ajmalicine (an antihypertensive drug)
ajmalina {f} :: ajmaline (an antiarrhythmic drug)
ajoelhado {v} :: past participle of ajoelhar
ajoelhando {v} :: gerund of ajoelhar
ajoelhar {vpi} [or (rare)] /ɐ.ʒwɨ.ˈʎaɾ/ :: to kneel (to stoop down and rest on one’s knees)
ajoelhar {v} [a, diante de, .figurative, .pronominal] :: to kneel to (to accept defeat; to accept someone’s superiority)
ajoelhar {vt} :: to make someone kneel
ajoelhar {vt} [figurative, poetic] :: to subjugate (to forcibly impose obedience or servitude)
ajuda {f} [uncountable] /ɐ.ˈʒu.ðɐ/ :: help, assistance, aid
ajuda {f} :: an act of helping or assisting
ajuda {f} :: something which helps or assists
ajuda {f} [computing] :: helpfile
ajuda {interj} :: help (I/we desperately need assistance)
ajudador {m} :: helper
ajudante {mf} /ɐʒuˈðɐ̃tɨ/ :: helper, assistant
ajudante {mf} :: aide, adjutant
ajudar {v} /ɐ.ʒu.ˈðaɾ/ :: to help, aid; to assist
ajuizado {adj} :: wise
ajuizando {v} :: gerund of ajuizar
ajuizar {v} :: to judge
ajuntamento {m} /ɐ.ʒũ.tɐ.ˈmẽ.tu/ :: gathering
ajuntamento {m} :: assembly
ajuntamento {m} :: throng
ajuntando {v} :: gerund of ajuntar
ajuntar {v} /ɐ.ʒũ.ˈtaɾ/ :: to gather, collect, round up
Ajuricaba {prop} :: Ajuricaba (placename)
ajustabilidade {f} :: adjustability (the condition of being adjustable)
ajustado {adj} /ɐˈʒuʃtaðu/ :: adjusted
ajustado {adj} :: tight, tight-fitting
ajustador {m} :: adjuster (one who adjusts)
ajustamento {m} :: adjustment (small change)
ajustando {v} :: gerund of ajustar
ajustar {v} /ɐˈʒuʃtaɾ/ :: to adjust
ajustar {v} :: to adapt
ajustar {v} :: to fit
ajustavelmente {adv} :: adjustably (in a way that is adjustable)
ajuste {m} /ɐˈʒuʃtɨ/ :: adjustment
a justo título {adv} :: fairly, rightfully
ajustável {adj} :: adjustable (capable of being adjusted)
AK-47 {f} :: AK-47 (the Soviet-built 1947 Kalashnikov assault rifle)
Akaba {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Acaba
akan {m} :: The Akan language
akawaio {m} :: Akawaio (a northern Carib language)
akermanita {f} [mineral] :: åkermanite (a melilite mineral of the sorosilicate group)
akita {mf} :: Akita (a Japanese dog breed)
Akita {prop} {f} /a.ˈki.tɐ/ :: Akita (city/and/prefecture)
Akrotiri e Dhekelia {prop} :: Akrotiri e Dhekelia (overseas territory)
Aksai Chin {prop} {m} :: Aksai Chin (macroregion)
aksumita {mf} :: alternative spelling of axumita
aksumita {adj} :: alternative spelling of axumita
Akureyri {prop} {f} :: Akureyri (city)
akvavit {m} :: alternative form of aquavit
al {pron} [obsolete] /ˈaɫ/ :: everything, the rest
al {pron} [obsolete] :: other, another
-al {suffix} /ˈaɫ/ :: appended to noun X, forms adjectives meaning “of or pertaining to X”
-al {suffix} :: forms synonyms of adjectives containing the suffix -ico
-al {suffix} :: appended to noun X, forms nouns meaning “a collection X” or “a large quantity of X”
-al {suffix} :: appended to noun X, forms nouns meaning “a place where there is plenty of X”
-al {suffix} :: appended to the name of a plant, forms nouns meaning “a field where that plant is cultivated”
-al {suffix} [chemistry] :: forms the names of alcohols
-al {suffix} [chemistry] :: forms the names of aldehydes
alá {adv} :: there
alô {interj} /a.ˈlo/ :: hello (greeting used when answering the telephone)
alô {m} :: hello (instance of using the greeting alô when answering the telephone)
alô {m} :: the act of greeting informally
Alá {prop} {m} [Islam] /a.ˈla/ :: Allah (the Islamic god)
AL {prop} :: abbreviation of Alagoas (Brazilian state)
ala {f} /ˈa.lɐ/ :: section, wing
alça {f} /ˈaɫ.sɐ/ :: a semicircular handle, such as the bail of a bucket and the handles of bags and purses
alça {f} :: shoulder strap (in clothes, the strap that goes over the shoulder)
alça {f} [anatomy] :: a part of an organ that forms an arc (mostly in the intestines and blood vessels)
alabama {m} /ˌalaˈbɐma]/ :: Alabama (language)
Alabama {prop} {m} :: Alabama (state)
Alabama {prop} {m} :: Alabama (river)
alabandita {f} [mineral] :: alabandite (mineral form of manganese sulfide)
alabarca {m} :: alabarch (chief magistrate of the Jews in Alexandria under the Ptolemies and Roman emperors)
alabarda {f} /ˌa.lɐ.ˈbaɾ.ðɐ/ :: halberd (weapon)
alabastrino {adj} :: alabastrine (pertaining or similar to alabaster)
alabastro {m} :: alabaster
alabão {m} :: a milk flock of sheep or of she-goats
alacir {m} :: harvest of wine, vintage
alacir {m} :: harvest of olives
alacloro {m} :: alachlor (a chloroacetanilide herbicide)
alacridade {f} :: alacrity; eagerness
alacrimia {f} [pathology] :: alacrimia (congenital inability to produce tears)
alçada {f} :: area of responsibility, competence
alçada {f} :: jurisdiction
Aladdin {prop} {m} :: alternative spelling of Aladim
alaúde {m} :: lute (stringed instrument)
Aladim {prop} {m} [Arabian folklore] /ˌˈd͡ʒĩ/ :: Aladdin (young man who finds a lamp with a genie)
Aladin {prop} {m} :: alternative spelling of Aladim
alado {adj} /a.ˈla.du/ :: winged (having wings)
alçado {v} :: past participle of alçar
alafim {m} :: Alaafin (emperor of the Oyo Empire)
alagadiço {adj} :: marshy (often flooded)
alagado {v} :: past participle of alagar
alagando {v} :: gerund of alagar
alagar {v} :: to flood
alagar {v} :: to inundate
alagoa {f} :: alternative form of lagoa
Alagoa {prop} :: Alagoa (placename)
alagoano {adj} :: Of or pertaining to Alagoas
alagoano {m} :: Someone from Alagoas
Alagoas {prop} {m} {fp} /ˌˈɡo.ɐs/ :: Alagoas (placename)
Alagoinhas {prop} :: Alagoinhas (placename)
Alahabad {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Allahabad
alakazam {interj} :: alakazam (magic word used in conjuring)
Alá akbar {interj} [Islam] :: Allahu akbar (Muslim takbir (proclamation))
alalia {f} [medicine] :: alalia (loss of the ability to speak)
alamanda {f} :: allamanda (Allamanda cathartica)
Alambari {prop} {f} :: Alambari (placename)
alambicado {adj} :: distilled
alambicado {adj} :: relating to a still
alambicado {adj} :: affected, conceited, pretentious
alambicado {v} :: past participle of alambicar
alambicar {v} :: to distill
alambicar {v} [by extension] :: to refine
alambicar {v} [by extension] :: to complicate excessively
alambicar {v} :: to scrutinize, to examine closely
alambicar {vp} :: to become pretentious
alambique {m} /ɐ.lɐ̃.ˈbi.kɨ/ :: alembic (chemical apparatus used to purify substances by distillation)
alambique {m} :: still (device for distilling liquids)
Alambra {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Alhambra
alambrado {m} :: wire netting (hexagonal network of interwoven wire)
alambre {m} :: amber (fossil resin)
alamêda {f} :: obsolete spelling of alameda
alameda {f} /ɐ.lɐ.ˈme.ðɐ/ :: an avenue, street or other pathway lined with trees
Alamogordo {prop} {f} :: Alamogordo (city)
Alamut {prop} {m} :: Alamut (historical region)
Alan {prop} {m} /ˈa.lɐ̃/ :: given name
Alana {prop} {f} /a.ˈlɐ.nɐ/ :: given name
al-Andalus {prop} {m} :: alternative spelling of Al-Andalus
Al-Andalus {prop} {m} [historical] :: Al-Andalus (former kingdom)
alçando {v} /lɐ̃ˈsow/ :: gerund of alçar
Alandroal {prop} {m} /ɐlɐ̃dɾuˈaɫ/ :: Alandroal (village/and/municipality)
alanina {f} [amino acid] :: alanine
alanita {f} [mineral] :: allanite
alanite {f} :: alternative form of alanita
alano {m} [historical] :: Alan (member of a Sarmatian tribe)
alantóico {adj} :: obsolete spelling of alantoico
alantóide {adj} :: obsolete spelling of alantoide
alantóide {m} :: obsolete spelling of alantoide
alantóideo {adj} :: allantoic (of, pertaining to or derived from the allantois)
alantoato {m} [organic chemistry] :: allantoate (any salt or ester of allantoic acid)
alantoicase {f} [enzyme] :: allantoicase (a hydrolase enzyme that participates in purine metabolism)
alantoico {adj} :: allantoic (of, pertaining to or derived from the allantois)
alantoide {adj} [mycology] :: allantoid (sausage-shaped)
alantoide {m} [anatomy] :: allantois (sac in the alimentary canal of the embryos of mammals, birds and reptiles)
alantoinase {f} [enzyme] :: allantoinase (enzyme that produces allantoate as part of purine metabolism)
alantoína {f} [biochemistry] :: allantoin (a diureide of glyoxylic acid)
alapar {vt} /ɐ.lɐ.ˈpaɾ/ :: to hide behind, in or among something
alapar {vr} [colloquial] :: to sit down
alçapão {m} :: trapdoor
alçapão {m} :: hatch, hatchway
alçapão {m} :: pitfall
alar {adj} /ɐˈlaɾ/ :: alar (relating to wings)
alar {v} /ɐˈlaɾ/ :: to give wings
alar {v} :: to haul
alçar {v} /aɫ.ˈsaɾ/ :: to lift; to raise
alçar {v} :: to build; to erect a construction
alçar {v} :: to raise one’s eyes
alçar {v} :: to furnish with alças (semicircular handles)
alaranjado {adj} /alaɾɐ̃ˈʒadʊ/ :: orange (colour)
alardear {v} :: to boast, to brag
alardo {m} :: roll call
alargado {v} :: past participle of alargar
alargamento {m} :: enlargement
alargamento {m} :: extension
alargamento {m} :: widening
alargando {v} :: gerund of alargar
alargar {v} /ɐlɐɾˈɣaɾ/ :: to widen (to make or become wider or broader)
alargar {v} :: to increase the scope or extent of
Alarico {prop} {m} [historical] :: Alaric (king of the Visigoths)
Alarico {prop} {m} :: given name
alarido {m} :: clamor, shriek
alarmadamente {adv} :: alarmedly (in an alarmed manner)
alarmando {v} :: gerund of alarmar
alarmante {adj} :: alarming (causing alarm)
alarmantemente {adv} :: alarmingly (in an alarming manner)
alarmar {v} :: to alarm, to alert
alarme {m} :: alarm
alarme {m} :: alert
alarmina {f} [biochemistry] :: alarmin (substance that signals tissue and cell damage)
alarmismo {m} :: alarmism (production of needless alarms)
alarmista {mf} :: alarmist (one who causes others to become alarmed without cause)
alarmista {adj} :: causing others to become alarmed without cause
alarve {mf} [archaic] /ɐ.ˈlaɾ.vɨ/ :: bedouin
alarve {mf} :: brute
alarve {mf} :: glutton
alarve {adj} :: brute
alarve {adj} :: glutton
Alasca {prop} {m} :: Alasca (state)
alascana {f} :: Alaskan
alascano {adj} :: Alaskan
alascano {m} :: Alaskan
Alaska {prop} {m} :: alternative spelling of Alasca
alasquiano {adj} :: Alaskan (of, from or pertaining to Alaska)
alasquiano {m} :: Alaskan (someone from Alaska)
alastrado {v} :: past participle of alastrar
alastramento urbano {m} [urban studies] :: urban sprawl (disorganized growth on the edge of a city)
alastrando {v} :: gerund of alastrar
alastrar {v} [nautical] :: to ballast; to load a ship with ballast, so that it is stable
alastrar {v} :: to spread; to proliferate
alastrim {m} [disease] /ˌa.las.ˈtɾĩ/ :: alastrim (milder variant of smallpox)
alaterno {m} :: buckthorn (plant of the genus Rhamnus)
alativo {m} /ɐlɐˈtivu]/ :: allative (allative case)
alatostatina {f} [biochemistry] :: allatostatin (any of a class of neuropeptide hormones in insects and crustacea)
alauíta {mf} [Islam] :: Alawite (member of a mystical Shiite Islamic group that reveres Ali ibn Abi Talib)
alauíta {adj} [Islam] :: relating to Alawites
alavanca {f} :: lever
alavanca de câmbio {f} :: stick (gearstick, stickshift)
alavancagem {f} :: leverage (force compounded by means of a lever)
alavancagem {f} [figurative] :: boost (help in improving something)
alavancagem {f} [finance] :: leverage (the use of borrowed funds)
alavancar {vt} :: to lever (to move with a lever)
alavancar {vt} [figurative] :: to boost (to help (something) to improve)
alavão {m} :: alternative form of alabão
alawita {mf} :: alternative spelling of alauíta
alawita {adj} :: alternative spelling of alauíta
alazão {adj} :: sorrel (colour)
alba {adj} :: white
Albacete {prop} {f} :: Albacete (province)
Albacete {prop} {f} :: Albacete (city/provincial capital)
albacora {f} :: albacore (Thunnus alalunga, a large marine fish)
Alba Longa {prop} {f} [historical] :: Alba Longa (ancient city)
albanização {f} :: Albanisation (adoption of Albanian culture)
albanólogo {m} :: Albanologist (one who studies Albanian language or culture)
Albano {prop} {m} /aw.ˈbɐ.nu/ :: given name
albanês {adj} :: Albanian (Of or pertaining to Albania)
Albany {prop} {f} :: Albany (city/state capital)
albarda {f} :: aparejo, packsaddle
albarello {m} :: albarello (ceramic pharmacy or drug jar)
albariza {f} :: albariza (white porous chalky soil found in Andalusia)
albatroz {m} /ˌaɫβɐˈtɾɔʃ]/ :: albatross (seabird)
albedómetro {m} [European orthography] :: albedometer (instrument used to measure the albedo of a surface)
albedômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of albedómetro
albedo {m} [physics, meteorology, astronomy] :: albedo (the fraction of incident light or radiation reflected by a surface or body)
Albemarle {prop} {f} :: Albemarle (former name of Isabela Island)
Alberche {prop} {m} :: Alberche (river)
albergado {adj} :: homeless, especially if spending nights in a hostel
albergado {m} :: a homeless person, especially one who spends nights in a hostel
albergador {m} :: hosteler (person who keeps a hostel)
albergador {m} [epidemiology] :: host (cell or organism which harbours another organism or biological entity)
albergador {adj} :: hospitable; welcoming
albergagem {m} :: the lodging of people in a hostel
albergamento {m} :: the act or business of lodging people in a hostel
albergando {v} :: gerund of albergar
albergar {v} :: to lodge at a hostel
albergar {v} [epidemiology] :: to harbour (to be the host of an organism)
albergaria {f} :: hostel (commercial overnight lodging place)
Albergaria-a-Velha {prop} {f} /aɫβɨɾɣɐˈɾi.a ˈvɛʎɐ/ :: Albergaria-a-Velha (city/and/municipality)
albergue {m} :: hostel (commercial overnight lodging place)
albergue {m} :: hostel (temporary refuge for the homeless)
albergueiro {m} :: hosteler (person who keeps a hostel)
alberguista {mf} :: hosteler (person who keeps a hostel)
Alberta {prop} {f} :: Alberta (province)
Alberta {prop} {f} :: given name
Albertina {prop} :: Albertina (placename)
albertita {f} [mineral] :: albertite (a bituminous mineral resembling asphalt)
Alberto {prop} {m} /aw.ˈbɛʁ.tu/ :: given name
Albertville {prop} {f} :: Albertville (town)
albescente {adj} :: albescent (becoming white)
Albi {prop} {f} :: Albi (town/and/commune)
albigense {mf} :: Albigense (person from Albi, France)
albigense {mf} :: Albigense (member of a 12th century sect of Roman Catholic reformers)
albigense {adj} :: Albigensian (relating to the Albigenses)
alíbil {adj} :: usable as nutrient; [of a substance] assimilable by the organism
albinismo {m} :: albinism (lack of melanin pigmentation)
albino {adj} :: albino, albinistic: congenitally lacking melanin pigmentation in the skin, eyes, and hair or feathers (or more rarely only in the eyes); afflicted with albinism
albino {m} :: albino: person or animal congenitally lacking melanin pigmentation in the skin, eyes, and hair or feathers (or more rarely only in the eyes); one afflicted with albinism
Albino {prop} {m} /aw.ˈ :: given name
albita {f} [mineral] :: albite (plagioclase feldspar)
albitização {f} [mineralogy] :: albitization (conversion into albite)
albúmen {m} :: albumen
Albânia {prop} {f} /aɫ.ˈβɐ.ni.ɐ/ :: Albânia (country)
albor {m} :: dawn
albor {m} :: dawnlight
albornoz {m} :: burnoose (a thick hooded cloak used in northern Africa)
albufeira {f} :: lagoon (shallow body of water)
albufeira {f} :: amurca
Albufeira {prop} {f} /ɐɫβuˈfɐjɾɐ/ :: Albufeira (city/and/municipality)
albugínea {f} [anatomy] :: albuginea (layer of white, fibrous tissue)
albume {m} :: alternative form of albúmen
albumina {f} [organic chemistry] :: albumin (one of a class of monomeric proteins that are soluble in water)
albuminato {m} [chemistry] :: albuminate (compound of albumin and a base or acid)
albuminemia {f} [pathology] :: albuminemia (the (normal) presence of albumin in the blood)
albuminoide {adj} :: albuminoid (similar to albumen)
albuminose {f} [pathology] :: albuminosis (presence of more than the usual amount of albumin in the blood)
albuminoso {adj} :: albuminous (of, pertaining to or containing albumin)
albuminúria {f} [pathology] :: albuminuria
albuminúrico {adj} :: albuminuric (having albumen in the urine)
albumose {f} :: albumose (substance formed by proteins during digestion)
Albuquerque {prop} {f} :: Albuquerque (city)
alburnete {m} :: bleak (small European river fish)
alburno {m} [botany] :: sapwood; alburnum (soft, newer wood just under the bark)
alcachofra {f} /aɫkɐˈʃofɾɐ/ :: artichoke (an edible plant related to the thistle)
alcachofra {f} :: The edible part of that plant
alcachofra hortense {f} :: artichoke (vegetable)
alcadieno {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkadiene
alcaguetar {vti} [slang] :: to grass; to snitch
alcaguete {m} [countable, slang] :: grass; informer; snitch
alcaico {adj} :: alcaic (pertaining to a type of verse invented by the Greek poet Alcaeus)
alcaide {m} :: alcaide (commander of a province or fortress)
Alcalá de Henares {prop} {f} :: Alcalá de Henares (city)
alcalescente {adj} :: alkalescent (slightly alkaline)
alcalófilo {adj} [biology] :: alkaliphilic (thriving in alkaline conditions)
alcalófilo {m} [biology] :: alkaliphile (organism that thrives in an alkaline environment)
alcalóide {m} :: obsolete spelling of alcaloide
alcalifílico {adj} :: alternative form of alcalofílico
alcalimetria {f} :: alkalimetry (process of determining the strength of an alkali)
alcalimétrico {adj} [chemistry] :: alkalimetric (describing titration in which the titrant is an alkali)
alcalinidade {f} [inorganic chemistry] :: alkalinity
alcalinização {f} [chemistry] :: alkalinization (the process of becoming more alkaline)
alcalinizar {v} [chemistry] :: to alkalinize (to convert to an alkali)
alcalino {adj} [chemistry] :: alkaline (of or relating to an alkali)
alcalino {adj} [chemistry] :: alkaline (having a pH greater than 7)
alcalinoterroso {adj} [inorganic chemistry] :: alkaline-earth
alcalinoterroso {m} [inorganic chemistry] :: alkaline earth
alcalofílico {adj} [biology] :: alkaliphilic (thriving in alkaline conditions)
alcaloidal {adj} [chemistry] :: alkaloidal (pertaining to alkaloids)
alcaloide {m} [chemistry] /ˌaɫ.kɐ.ˈlɔj.dɨ/ :: alkaloid (organic heterocyclic base)
alcalose {f} [pathology] :: alkalosis (abnormally increased alkalinity in the blood)
alcalótico {adj} [pathology] :: alkalotic (exhibiting or relating to alkalosis)
alcana {f} :: alkanet (Alkanna tinctoria, a plant whose root is used as a red dye)
alcançar {v} /aɫkɐ̃ˈsaɾ/ :: to reach
alcance {m} /aw.ˈkɐ̃.si/ :: reach; range (maximum distance something can reach)
alcance {m} :: an instance of reaching something
alcance {m} [figurative] :: what one is capable of doing or understanding
alcancia {f} /aw.kɐ̃.ˈsi.a/ :: alternative form of alcanzia
Alcanena {prop} {f} /ɐɫkɐˈnenɐ/ :: Alcanena (city/and/municipality)
alcano {m} /aɫˈkɐnu]/ :: alkane (saturated hydrocarbon of formula CnH2n+2)
alcanoato {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkanoate (any salt or ester of an alkanoic acid)
alcanol {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkanol (any simple aliphatic alcohol)
alcanotiol {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkanethiol (any simple aliphatic thiol)
alcantil {m} :: cliff, crag, precipice
alcantilado {adj} :: steep
alcantilado {adj} :: craggy, overhanging
alcançável {adj} :: attainable, reachable, achievable
alcanzia {f} [historical] /aw.kɐ̃.ˈzi.ɐ/ :: a small earthen ball filled with flowers, ashes and colourful strips thrown by horsemen at each other during jousts
alcanzia {f} [historical] :: an earthen grenade
alcaparra {f} :: caper (pickled bud of Capparis spinosa)
alcaptonúria {f} [medicine] :: alkaptonuria (genetic disorder causing the accumulation of alkapton)
alcaptonuria {f} :: alternative form of alcaptonúria
alcáçar {m} :: alternative form of alcácer
alcaravia {f} :: caraway (plant)
alcaravia {f} :: caraway (seed/fruit)
alcarraza {f} :: alcarraza (jug made of porous earthenware)
alcateia {f} [collective] /ˌaɫkɐˈtɐjɐ/ :: wolfpack (collective noun for wolves)
alcateia {f} [by extension, collective] :: a pack of any fierce beast or being
alcateia {f} [military, collective] :: a fleet of military submarines
alcateia {f} [figurative, collective] :: gang (a group of criminals or wrongdoers working together)
alcatéia {f} :: obsolete spelling of alcateia
alcatifa {f} /aɫ.kɐˈti.fɐ/ :: carpet (a fabric used as a floor covering)
alcatra {f} :: rump (cut of meat from the rump of an animal)
alcatra {f} [vulgar] :: buttock (of a person)
alcatraz {m} :: any of several species of seabird
alcatraz {m} :: gannet (seabird of the genus Morus)
alcatraz {m} :: pelican (seabird of the family Pelecanidae)
alcatraz {m} :: albatross (seabird of the family Diomedeidae)
alcatraz {m} :: bonesetter (one who realigns broken or disjointed bones)
Alcatraz {prop} {f} :: Alcatraz (island/and/former prison)
alcatrieno {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkatriene
alcatrão {m} /aɫ.kɐ.ˈtɾɐ̃w/ :: tar (substance)
alcatrão {m} [Portugal] :: asphalt
alcatroar {vt} :: to tar (to coat with tar)
alcaçuz {m} [countable] :: liquorice (plant)
alcáçava {f} :: alternative form of alcáçova
alcácer {m} /aɫˈka.sɛɾ/ :: alcazar (Moorish fortress in Spain)
alcácer {m} [by extension] :: palace
Alcácer-Ceguer {prop} {f} :: Alcácer-Ceguer (town)
Alcácer do Sal {prop} {f} /ɐɫˈkasɛɾ ðu ˈsaɫ/ :: Alcácer do Sal (city/and/municipality)
Alcácer-Quibir {prop} {f} :: Alcácer-Quibir (city)
alcáceva {f} :: alternative form of alcáçova
alce {mf} /ˈ :: elk [US], moose [UK] (Alces alces, a large northern-hemisphere deer)
alceno {m} /aɫˈsenʊ]/ :: alkene (unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon with one or more carbon-carbon double bonds)
Alceu {prop} {m} /aw.ˈsew/ :: given name
Alcibíades {prop} {m} :: Alcibiades (Athenian statesman, orator and general)
alcino {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkyne
alclometasona {f} :: alclometasone (a synthetic glucocorticoid steroid)
Alcmena {prop} {f} [Greek mythology] :: Alcmene (mother of Heracles)
Alcmene {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Alcmena
alcmeónida {mf} [European orthography, historical] :: Alcmaeonid (member of a powerful noble family of ancient Athens)
alcmeônida {mf} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative spelling of alcmeónida
alcmânico {adj} [poetry] :: Alcmanian (relating to the Ancient Greek poet Alcman)
Alcobaça {prop} {f} /ɐɫkuˈβasɐ/ :: Alcobaça (city/and/municipality)
Alcobaça {prop} {f} :: Alcobaça (city/and/municipality)
Alcochete {prop} /ɐɫkuˈʃet(ɨ)/ :: Alcochete (village/and/municipality)
alcofa {f} :: basket with two handles
alcofa {f} :: mobile cot, carrycot (box-shaped bed for babies)
alcoila {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkyl
alcoólatra {mf} :: alcoholic (a person addicted to alcohol)
alcoólatra {mf} :: alcoholic (one who abuses alcohol)
alcoólico {adj} :: alcoholic
Alcoólicos Anónimos {prop} {mp} {m} [European orthography] :: Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoólicos Anônimos {prop} {mp} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of Alcoólicos Anónimos
alcoólise {f} [chemistry] :: alcoholysis (solvolysis using an alcohol)
alcoómetro {m} [European orthography] :: alcoholometer
alcoômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alcoómetro
Alcíone {prop} {f} [Greek mythology] /aw.ˈ :: Alcyone (daughter of Atlas)
Alcíone {prop} {f} [Greek mythology] :: Alcyone (daughter of Aeolus)
alcoolato {m} [organic chemistry] :: alcoholate; alkoxide (salt of an alcohol)
alcoolemia {f} :: alcoholaemia (presence of alcohol)
alcoolicamente {adv} :: alcoholically (in the manner of an alcoholic)
alcoolicidade {f} :: alcoholicity (measure of alcoholic content)
alcoolismo {m} [pathology] :: alcoholism (chronic disease)
alcoolizado {adj} :: drunk (intoxicated after drinking too much alcohol)
alcoolização {f} :: alcoholization (subjection to the influence of alcoholic spirits)
alcoolizar {v} :: to alcoholize (infuse or saturate with alcoholic spirit)
alcoolizar {v} :: to alcoholize (subject to the influence of alcohol)
alcoolómetro {m} [European orthography] :: breathalyzer
alcoolómetro {m} [European orthography] :: alcoholometer
alcoolímetro {m} :: breathalyzer
alcoolímetro {m} :: alcoholometer
alcoolômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alcoolómetro
alcoologia {f} [sociology] :: alcohology (study of the effects of alcohol)
alcoometria {f} :: alcoholometry (measurement of concentration of alcohol in a liquid)
Alcoraõ {prop} {m} :: obsolete spelling of Alcorão
Alcorcón {prop} {f} :: Alcorcón (city)
Alcorão {prop} {m} [Islam] /ˌaw.ko.ˈɾɐ̃w̃/ :: Qur'an (the Islamic holy book)
Al Corão {prop} {m} [uncommon] :: alternative spelling of Alcorão
Al-Corão {prop} {m} [uncommon] :: alternative spelling of Alcorão
Alcoutim {prop} {f} /ɐɫkowˈtĩ/ :: Alcoutim (village/and/municipality)
alcova {f} /aɫ.ˈko.vɐ/ :: alcove
alcáçova {f} /aɫ.ˈɐ/ :: a Moorish fortress within or beside a walled city
alcovitar {vi} :: pimp (to act as procurer of prostitutes)
alcoviteiro {m} :: matchmaker
alcoviteiro {m} :: pimp, procurer
alcoxilação {f} [organic chemistry] :: alkoxylation (reaction with an alkoxy group)
alóctone {adj} :: allochthonous (originating in a place other than where it is found)
alóctone {adj} [geology] :: allochthonous (being far from the place of formation)
alcunha {f} /aɫ.ˈku.ɲɐ/ :: nickname, soubriquet
alcunhar {vt} :: to nickname
alcurônio {m} :: alcuronium (a semisynthetic muscle relaxant)
alcóxi {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkoxy (alkyl group singular-bonded to oxygen)
alcóxido {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkoxide (alcohol-derived compound formed by replacing a hydrogen atom with another cationic species)
Alcyone {prop} {f} [star] :: Alcyone (one of the Pleiades)
Alcyone {prop} {f} :: archaic spelling of Alcíone
Alda {prop} {f} :: given name
aldeã {f} :: feminine noun of aldeão
Aldebarã {prop} {f} [star] :: Aldebaran (star in the constellation Taurus)
Aldebaran {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Aldebarã
aldeídico {adj} [organic chemistry] :: aldehydic (relating to an aldehyde)
aldeído {m} [organic chemistry] :: aldehyde
aldeia {f} /aɫ.ˈdɐj.ɐ/ :: village
aldeão {m} :: villager
alderney {f} :: Alderney (a breed of milk cow)
Alderney {prop} {f} :: Alderney (island)
aldicarb {m} :: aldicarb (a carbamate insecticide)
aldicarbe {m} :: alternative form of aldicarb
aldimina {f} [organic chemistry] :: aldimine (an imine derived from an aldehyde)
aldino {adj} :: Aldine (relating to the typography style used by Venetian printer Aldus Manutius)
alódio {m} [historical] :: allodium (freehold land or property)
aldólico {adj} [organic chemistry] :: aldol (attributive)
aldoexose {f} [organic chemistry] :: aldohexose (any hexose containing an aldehyde group)
aldol {m} [organic chemistry] :: aldol (aldehyde or ketone having a hydroxy group in the beta- position)
aldolase {f} [enzyme] :: aldolase (enzyme that catalyses the conversion of phosphates of fructose)
aldolização {f} [organic chemistry] :: aldolization (the formation of an aldol)
aldopentose {f} [carbohydrate] :: aldopentose (a pentose that is also a aldose)
aldose {f} [organic chemistry, carbohydrate] :: aldose (any of a class of monosaccharides)
aldosterona {f} [hormone] :: aldosterone
aldosteronismo {m} [pathology] :: aldosteronism (condition marked by excessive aldosterone secretion)
aldotetrose {f} [carbohydrate] :: aldotetrose (any aldose having four carbon atoms)
aldotriose {f} [carbohydrate] :: aldotriose (any aldose having three carbon atoms)
aldoxima {f} [organic chemistry] :: aldoxime (any oxime derived from an aldehyde)
aldraba {f} /aɫˈdɾaβɐ/ :: doorknocker
aldraba {f} :: latch
aldrava {f} :: alternative form of aldraba
aldrina {f} :: aldrin (an insecticide)
aleatoriamente {adv} :: With unpredictable outcomes; at random; randomly; haphazardly
aleatorizar {v} :: to randomise (arrange randomly; to make random)
aleatório {adj} :: aleatory, random
alecrim {m} [botany] /ɐ.lɨ.ˈkɾĩ/ :: rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)
Alecrim {prop} :: Alecrim (placename)
Alecto {prop} {f} [Greek god, Roman god] /a.ˈlɛk.tu/ :: Alecto (goddess of vengeance)
alectória {f} :: alectoria (magical stone said to be found in the gizzard of cocks)
Alectrião {prop} {m} [Greek mythology] :: Alectryon (a character in Greek mythology)
Alectrion {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Alectrião
alectromancia {f} :: alectryomancy (form of divination in which the diviner observes a bird pecking at grain)
alef {m} :: aleph (first letter of the Hebrew alphabet)
alef zero {m} [set theory] :: aleph-null (first of the transfinite cardinal numbers)
alegadamente {adv} :: allegedly
alegado {adj} :: alleged
alegado {m} [legal] :: plea
alegando {v} :: gerund of alegar
alegante {mf} :: allegator (person who makes an allegation)
alegação {f} :: allegation
alegar {v} :: to claim, allege
alegar {v} :: to plead
alegoria {f} :: allegory (the representation of abstract principles)
alegoricamente {adv} :: allegorically (in an allegorical manner)
alegorista {mf} :: allegorist (one who speaks or writes in allegories)
alegorizador {m} :: allegorizer (one who makes allegories)
alegorizador {adj} :: allegorizing (making an allegory)
alegorização {f} :: allegorization (the act of turning into allegory)
alegorizar {v} :: to allegorise (to create an allegory from some event or situation)
Alegrança {prop} {f} :: Alegrança (island)
Alegranza {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Alegrança
alegrar {v} :: to make happy
alegre {adj} /ɐ.ˈlɛ.ɣɾɨ/ :: happy
alegre {adj} :: joyful
alegre {adj} [colloquial] :: a bit drunk
alegremente {adv} /ɐ.lɛ.ɣɾɨ.ˈmẽ.tɨ/ :: In context of being happy; happily
Alegrete {prop} {m} /ˌa.le.ˈɡɾe.t͡ʃi/ :: Alegrete (town)
Alegrete {prop} {m} :: Alegrete (municipality)
alegreto {adv} :: alternative spelling of allegretto
alegreto {m} :: alternative spelling of allegretto
alegria {f} /ɐ.lɨ.ˈɣɾi.ɐ/ :: joy, happiness
Alegria {prop} :: Alegria (placename)
alegórico {adj} :: allegorical (of, relating to, or containing allegory)
alegro {m} :: alternative spelling of allegro
alegro {adj} :: alternative spelling of allegro
alegro {adv} :: alternative spelling of allegro
alegro moderato {adv} :: alternative spelling of allegro moderato
alegável {adj} :: allegeable (able to be alleged)
aleijado {adj} /ɐ.lɐj.ˈʒa.ðu/ :: crippled
aleijamento {m} /ɐ.lɐj.ʒɐ.ˈmẽ.tu/ :: an instance of crippling someone
aleijar {v} /ɐlɐjˈʒaɾ/ :: to disable (to impair the physical or mental abilities of)
aleijar {v} :: to hurt
aleijar {vr} :: to get hurt
aleijão {f} :: deformity
aleirodídeo {m} [zoology] :: aleyrodid (any insect of the whitefly family, Aleyrodidae)
aleitado {v} :: past participle of aleitar
aleitamento {m} :: breastfeeding
aleitamento {m} :: suckling
aleitando {v} :: gerund of aleitar
aleitar {v} :: to breastfeed
aleitar {v} :: to nurse, give suck
aleive {m} :: deceit (act or practice intended to deceive)
aleive {m} :: slander (false, malicious statement)
aleivosia {f} :: treachery, treason
aleivosia {f} :: disloyalty
aleivosia {f} :: libel, slander
Aleixo {prop} {m} /a.ˈlej.ʃu/ :: given name
alelicamente {adv} [genetics] :: allelically (as pertains to alleles)
alelo {m} [genetics] :: allele
alelomorfo {adj} [genetics] :: allelomorphic (of or pertaining to an allelomorph)
alelopatia {f} [botany, ecology] :: allelopathy (release by a plant of a toxin to suppress growth of nearby competing plants)
alelopaticamente {adv} [botany, ecology, rare] :: allelopathically (by allelopathy)
alelopático {adj} [botany, ecology] :: allelopathic (relating to allelopathy)
aleloquímico {adj} [biochemistry, ecology] :: allelochemical (having allelopathic effects)
aleloquímico {m} :: allelochemical (chemical substance with allelopathic effects)
aleluia {interj} :: hallelujah!
aleluiático {adj} :: alleluiatic (pertaining to or consisting of an alleluia)
aleluítico {adj} :: alternative form of aleluiático
alem {adv} :: obsolete spelling of além
alem {m} :: obsolete spelling of além
alemanda {f} :: allemande (Baroque dance form)
Alemanha {prop} {f} /ɐ.lɨ.ˈmɐ.ɲɐ/ :: Alemanha (country)
Alemanha Ocidental {prop} {f} :: Alemanha Ocidental (former country)
Alemanha Oriental {prop} {f} :: Alemanha Oriental (former country)
alemânico {m} :: Alemannic (a Germanic language spoken in southwestern Germany, Switzerland and Alsace)
alemânico {adj} :: Alemannic (of or relating to the Alemannic language)
alemão {adj} :: German
alemão {m} :: German, native or resident of Germany
alemão {m} [uncountable] :: German (language)
alemão {m} [slang] :: cop
alendronato {m} [medicine] :: alendronate (sodium salt of alendronic acid used to treat osteoporosis)
aleno {m} [organic chemistry] :: allene (any of a class of hydrocarbons)
Alenquer {prop} {m} /ɐlẽˈkɛɾ/ :: Alenquer (village/and/municipality)
alentado {v} :: past participle of alentar
alentando {v} :: gerund of alentar
alentar {v} :: to encourage
alentejano {m} :: Alentejan
alentejano {adj} :: Alentejan
Alentejo {prop} {m} /ɐ.lẽ.ˈtɛ.ʒu/ :: Alentejo (traditional region)
alento {m} /a.ˈlẽ.tu/ :: courage, will
alento {m} :: breath
Alepo {prop} {f} /a.ˈlɛ.pu/ :: Alepo (city)
Aleppo {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Alepo
alerce {m} [countable] :: larch (a coniferous tree)
alergenicidade {f} [immunology] :: allergenicity (the property of being allergenic)
alergia {f} [pathology, immunology] :: allergy (disorder of the immune system)
alergicamente {adv} :: allergically (in an allergic manner)
alergista {mf} :: allergist (doctor who specialises in the treatment of allergies)
alergizante {adj} [immunology] :: allergenic (producing an allergy)
alergénico {adj} [European orthography] :: alternative form of alergênico
alergênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: allergenic
alergológico {adj} [medicine] :: allergological (relating to the study and treatment of allergies)
alergologia {f} [medicine] :: allergology (the study of the causes and treatment of allergies)
alergologista {mf} :: allergist (doctor who specializes in the treatment of allergies)
alerião {m} [heraldry] :: alerion (a heraldic eagle)
ALERJ {prop} {f} :: acronym of Assembleia Legislativa do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
alerta {adj} /aˈlɛɾtɐ]/ :: alert (attentive)
alerta {m} :: warning
alerta {m} :: safety light (of a vehicle)
alerta AMBER {m} :: amber alert (public notification of a child abduction in the US and Canada)
alertamente {adv} :: alertly (with alertness)
alertar {v} :: to alert
Alessandra {prop} {f} :: given name, feminine form of Alessandro
Alessandria {prop} {f} :: Alessandria (city/and/province)
alestesia {f} [pathology] :: allesthesia (sensation at a point remote from the stimulus)
Alesund {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Aalesund
aleta {f} :: diminutive of ala
aleta {f} :: vane (a surface radially mounted along an axis)
aleta {f} :: a small wing or wing-like structure, such as tailplanes, missile fins and fletchings
aleta {f} [anatomy] :: alar wall (cartilage on either side of the nose)
aleúte {m} /ˌɐlɨˈutɨ]/ :: Aleut (native of the Aleutian Islands)
aleúte {m} [uncountable] :: Aleut (language)
aleúte {adj} :: Aleut
aleticamente {adv} :: alethically (in an alethic manner or context)
aletiologia {f} [logic] :: alethiology (branch of logic dealing with truth and error)
aletria {f} /ɐ.lɨ.ˈtɾi.ɐ/ :: vermicelli
aletria {f} :: a kind of Christmas dessert
aletrina {f} :: allethrin (synthetic pyrethroid used in insecticides)
aleuro- {prefix} :: aleuro- (of or relating to wheat flour)
aleuromancia {f} :: aleuromancy (divination using flour)
aleurona {f} [protein] :: aleurone (protein content of the embryo, endosperm or perisperm of cereals)
alevantar {v} :: alternative form of levantar
alevino {m} :: alevin, fingerling
alevita {mf} :: Alevite (Muslim who follows Alevism)
Alexandra {prop} {f} /əɫɨˈʃə̃dɾə/ :: given name
Alexandre {prop} {m} /əɫɨˈʃə̃dɾə/ :: given name
Alexandre Magno {prop} {m} :: Alexander the Great (the king of Macedonia)
Alexandre o Grande {prop} {m} :: Alexander the Great (the king of Macedonia)
Alexandria {prop} {f} :: Alexandria (city/and/governorate)
alexandrinismo {m} :: Alexandrianism (the scientific culture of classical Alexandria, Egypt)
alexandrino {adj} :: Alexandrian (of, from or relating to Alexandria, Egypt)
alexandrino {m} [poetry] :: alexandrine
alexandrita {f} [mineral] :: alexandrite (form of chrysoberyl that displays a colour change)
Alexandroupolis {prop} {f} :: Alexandroupolis (city)
alexia {f} [psychiatry] :: alexia (inability to understand writing)
alexidina {f} :: alexidine (an antiseptic)
alexina {f} [biochemistry] :: alexin (protective substance that exists in the serum)
alexitimia {f} :: alexithymia (deficiency in understanding emotions)
alexitímico {adj} [psychiatry, psychology] :: alexithymic (pertaining to or having alexithymia)
aleyve {m} :: obsolete spelling of aleive
alfa {f} :: alpha; the Greek letter Α, α
alfa aminoácido {m} :: alternative spelling of alfa-aminoácido
alfa-aminoácido {m} [biochemistry] :: alpha-amino acid (any amino acid that has the amino and carboxylic functional groups attached to the same carbon atom)
alfabaca {f} :: alternative form of alfavaca
alfabeticamente {adv} [manner] :: alphabetically (in an alphabetical manner)
alfabeticamente {adv} [sequence] :: alphabetically (arranged in the sequence of the alphabet)
alfabetiforme {adj} [palaeography] :: alphabetiform (having the form of a developed alphabet instead of crude pictographic symbols)
alfabetismo {m} :: literacy (ability to read)
alfabetizado {adj} :: literate (able to read, having literacy)
alfabetização {f} :: alphabetization
alfabetizar {v} :: to make literate; to teach how to read and write
alfabeto {m} /aɫ.fɐ.ˈβɛ.tu/ :: alphabet
alfabeto fenício {m} :: Phoenician alphabet
alfabeto fonético {m} :: phonetic alphabet (system used for transcribing the sounds of speech)
alfabeto fonético internacional {m} :: International Phonetic Alphabet (standardised symbols for speech)
alfabeto glagolítico {m} [linguistics] :: Glagolitic (the oldest known Slavonic alphabet)
alfabeto latino {m} :: Latin alphabet
alfabeto árabe {m} :: Arabic alphabet
alfabético {adj} /ˌaɫfɐˈbɛtiku]/ :: alphabetical (in the order of the letters of the alphabet)
alfacalcidol {m} :: alfacalcidol (an analogue of vitamin D)
alface {f} {m} /aɫ.ˈfa.sɨ/ :: lettuce (Lactuca sativa)
alface-de-cordeiro {f} :: corn salad (any plant of the genus Valerianella, used in salads)
Alfa Centauri {prop} {f} [star] :: Alpha Centauri (brightest star in the southern constellation of Centaurus)
alfacinha {adj} [Portugal, slang] /aɫ.fɐ.ˈsi.ɲɐ/ :: Lisboner (from Lisbon)
alfacinha {mf} [Portugal, slang] :: Lisboner (someone from Lisbon)
alfacinha {mf} :: diminutive of alface
alfa e ómega {m} [European orthography] :: alpha and omega (the beginning and the end)
alfa e ômega {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alfa e ómega
alfafa {f} [uncountable] :: alfalfa (Medicago sativa)
alfa-herpesvírus {m} :: alphaherpesvirus (any of the subfamily Alphaherpesvirinae of DNA viruses)
alfa-hélice {f} [biochemistry] :: alpha helix (secondary structure found in many proteins)
alfaia {f} :: utensil
alfaia {f} :: ornament
alfaiata {f} :: feminine noun of alfaiate
alfaiatar {vt} :: to tailor (to make, repair or alter clothing)
alfaiate {m} /aɫfɐˈjatɯ/ :: tailor
alfajor {m} :: A popular confection in South America usually filled with caramel-like dulce de leche
alfamosaico {adj} :: alphamosaic (of or pertaining to alphamosaics)
alfandegário {m} :: customs officer (officer enforcing customs laws)
alfandegário {adj} :: relating to customs (government department)
alfanje {m} :: scimitar (Middle-Eastern sword with a curved blade)
alfanumérico {adj} :: alphanumeric
alfa privativo {m} [grammar] :: alpha privative (the prefix a- expressing negation or absence)
alfaprodina {f} :: alphaprodine (one of two isomers of prodine)
alfaproteobactéria {f} :: alphaproteobacterium (any proteobacterium of the class Alphaproteobacteria)
alfaque {m} :: a sandbank, a shoal
alfaque {m} :: a reef
alfarrabio {m} :: obsolete spelling of alfarrábio
alfarrabista {mf} :: bookdealer (especially for used and antiquarian books)
alfarrabista {m} :: used bookstore
alfarrábio {m} [often humorous or affectionate] /ˌaɫ.fɐˈʁa.βi.u/ :: a large and old book
alfarroba {f} :: carob (fruit of the carob tree)
alfarrobeira {f} [botany] /aw.fa.ʁo.ˈbe(j).ɾɐ/ :: carob (Ceratonia siliqua, a tree of the Mediterranean region)
alfarva {f} :: fenugreek (spice)
alfavaca {f} [botany] :: basil (plant or culinary herb)
alfavírus {m} :: alphavirus (any virus of the genus Alphavirus)
alfaxolona {f} :: alfaxalone (a neurosteroid general anaesthetic)
alfazema {f} /aɫ.fɐ.ˈze.mɐ/ :: lavender (plant)
alfazema {f} :: common lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)
alfádega {f} :: alternative form of alfavaca
Alfenas {prop} :: Alfenas (placename)
alfeneiro {m} :: privet (any of various shrubs and small trees in the genus Ligustrum)
alfentanil {m} [pharmaceutical drug] :: alfentanil (an anesthetic)
alferes {m} /aɫˈfeɾɪʃ]/ :: ensign (military officer)
Alfeu {prop} {m} [Greek mythology] /aw.ˈfew/ :: Alfeu (mythological river)
Alfeu {prop} {m} :: given name
alfieriano {adj} [literature] :: Alfierian (relating to, or characteristic of Vittorio Alfieri or his works)
alfinetar {v} :: to pin (to fasten with a pin)
alfinetar {v} :: to strike with a pin or any other slender, pointed object
alfinetar {v} [figurative] :: to criticise harshly or subtly
alfinete {m} /ˌaɫfiˈnetɨ]/ :: pin (small needle with no eye)
alfinete {m} :: safety pin
alfinete de ama {m} :: safety pin (pin, in the form of a clasp)
alfinete-de-ama {m} :: alternative form of alfinete de ama
alfinete de dama {m} :: safety pin (pin, in the form of a clasp)
alfinete de fralda {m} :: safety pin (pin, in the form of a clasp)
alfinete de segurança {m} :: safety pin (pin, in the form of a clasp)
alfisol {m} [soil science] :: alfisol (soil with a clay-enriched subsoil and high native fertility)
alfissolo {m} :: alternative form of alfisol
alfândega {f} /aɫ.ˈfɐ̃.dɨ.ɣɐ/ :: customs (government agency)
Alfândega da Fé {prop} {f} /aɫˈfɐ̃dɨɣɐ ðɐ ˈfɛ/ :: Alfândega da Fé (village/and/municipality)
alófono {m} [phonetics] :: allophone (alternative pronunciation for a phoneme)
alfonsim {m} :: alfonsino (Beryx splendens, a deep-sea food fish)
alfonsino {adj} :: Alfonsine (relating to Alfonso X of Castile)
Alfonso {prop} {m} /aw.ˈfõ.su/ :: given name, alternative form of Afonso
alforba {f} :: fenugreek (spice)
alforge {m} [European orthography] /aɫ.ˈfɔɾ.ʒɨ/ :: alternative spelling of alforje
alforja {f} :: alternative form of alforje
alforje {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: saddlebag, pannier
alforreca {f} [Portugal, zoology] :: medusa (jellyfish)
alforreca {f} [Portugal, figurative] :: something inconsistent or unpleasant
alforria {f} [historical] /aɫ.fu.ˈʁi.ɐ/ :: manumission (act of a slave owner freeing his or her slaves)
alforria {f} :: release from oppression
alforriar {v} /aɫ.fu.ˈʁjɐɾ/ :: to manumit
alforriar {v} :: to free from oppression
Alfredo {prop} {m} /aw.ˈfɾe.du/ :: given name
Alfredo Marcondes {prop} :: Alfredo Marcondes (placename)
Alfredo Vasconcelos {prop} :: Alfredo Vasconcelos (placename)
Alfredo Wagner {prop} :: Alfredo Wagner (placename)
alfuzosina {f} :: alfuzosin (α1 receptor antagonist used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia)
alfávega {f} :: alternative form of alfavaca
algũ {pron} :: obsolete spelling of algum
alga {f} /ˈaɫɡɐ]/ :: alga (any of many aquatic photosynthetic organisms similar to plants or bacteria)
algũa {pron} :: obsolete form of alguma
algal {adj} :: algal (pertaining to, or like, algae)
alga marinha {f} :: seaweed
alógamo {adj} [botany] :: allogamous (characterised by allogamy)
algaravia {f} [archaic] /aɫ.ɣɐ.ɾɐ.ˈvi.ɐ/ :: the Arabic language
algaravia {f} :: gibberish (speech or writing that is unintelligible, incoherent or meaningless)
algarismo {m} :: place (numeric: the column counting a certain quantity)
algarismo {m} :: digit (numeral)
algarismo arábico {m} :: Arabic numeral (any of the ten symbols from 0 through 9)
Algarve {prop} {m} :: Algarve (traditional region/and/former kingdom)
algũas {pron} :: obsolete form of algumas
algazarra {f} :: racket (loud noise)
algazarra {f} :: uproar
algébrico {adj} :: algebraic
algebricamente {adv} [mathematics] :: algebraically (using algebra)
algebricamente fechado {adj} [mathematics, of a field] :: algebraically closed (containing all roots of single-variable polynomials in its elements)
algebróide {m} :: obsolete spelling of algebroide
algebrista {mf} [mathematics] :: algebraist (mathematician)
algebrização {f} [mathematics] :: algebraization (conversion to algebraic form)
algebroide {m} [mathematics] :: algebroid (infinitesimal algebraic object associated with a groupoid)
Algeciras {prop} {f} :: Algeciras (city)
algema {m} :: handcuffs, manacles, shackles
algemar {v} :: handcuff (to apply handcuffs)
algenia {f} [genetic engineering] :: algeny (the transformation of genetic material)
alógeno {adj} :: allogenic (having an external cause or source)
alógeno {adj} [geology] :: allogenic (formed in another location)
alógeno {adj} [genetics] :: allogenic (genetically distinct, but of the same species)
algeriano {adj} :: Algerian (of Algeria or its people)
algeriano {m} :: Algerian (person from Algeria)
algeroz {m} :: gutter (duct or channel beneath the eaves)
algesia {f} [medicine] :: algesia (sensitivity to pain)
algógeno {adj} [medicine] :: algogenic (inducing pain)
Alghero {prop} {f} /alˈɡɛɾu/ :: Alghero (city/and/port town)
alghum {pron} :: obsolete spelling of algum
-algia {suffix} [pathology] :: -algia; -algy (pain in the suffixed region)
algibeira {f} /aɫ.ʒi.ˈβɐj.ɾɐ/ :: pocket
algibeira {f} :: pouch
algicida {adj} :: algicidal (that kills algae)
algicida {m} :: algicide (substance that kills algae)
alógico {adj} :: obvious; evident (not requiring careful thought)
alógico {adj} :: alogical (not based upon logic)
alógico {adj} :: subconscious (not involving conscious thought)
algicultura {f} :: alternative form of algocultura
algidez {f} [medicine] :: algidity (the state of being algid)
algidez {f} [poetic] :: coldness (the state of being cold)
algina {f} :: algin (any of various gelatinous gums derived from algae)
alginato {m} [organic chemistry] :: alginate (any salt or ester of alginic acid)
alginita {f} [petrology] :: alginite (organic-walled marine microfossils in kerogen)
algália {f} :: civet (musky perfume produced by the civet)
algólogo {m} :: algologist (one who studies algology)
alglucerase {f} :: alglucerase (modified form of human β-glucocerebrosidase)
algómetro {m} [European orthography, medicine] :: algometer (instrument for measuring pain-inducing stimuli)
algômetro {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of algómetro
algo {pron} /ˈaɫ.ɣu/ :: something (unspecified object)
algocultura {f} :: algaculture (farming of algae)
algodão {m} /aɫɡuˈdɐ̃w̃]/ :: cotton (plant)
algodão {m} [uncountable] :: the fibre extracted from the plant
algodão {m} [uncountable] :: the cloth made from the fibre
algodoal {m} [agriculture] :: cottonfield (field with cotton plants)
algodão-de-seda {m} :: apple of Sodom (Calotropis procera, a poisonous plant found from northern Africa to Southeast Asia)
algodão-doce {m} :: candy floss (sweet)
algodoeiro {m} :: cotton (plant)
algofilia {f} :: algophilia (pleasure from experiencing pain)
algofílico {adj} :: algophilic (pertaining to algophilia)
algofobia {f} :: algophobia (fear of pain)
algogénico {adj} [European orthography, medicine] :: algogenic (inducing pain)
algogênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of algogénico
algoide {adj} [rare] :: algoid (resembling, or characteristic of algae)
Algol {prop} {f} [star] :: Algol (binary star in the constellation of Perseus)
algolagnia {f} :: algolagnia (sexual pleasure from suffering pain)
algológico {adj} [botany] :: algological (pertaining to the study of algae)
algologia {f} :: algology (branch of botany dealing with algae)
algologista {mf} :: algologist (one who studies algology)
algo mais {m} :: See: algo mais
algo mais {m} :: a special quality or feature
algometria {f} [medicine] :: algometry (measurement of pain)
algoneurodistrofia {f} [pathology] :: algoneurodystrophy (form of complex regional pain syndrome without demonstrable nerve lesions)
algonquino {m} :: Algonquin (member of an aboriginal people living mainly in Quebec)
algonquino {m} [uncountable] :: Algonquin (the Algic language spoken by the Algonquins)
algonquino {adj} :: Algonquian (relating to Algonquin people)
algonquino {adj} :: Algonquian (relating to Algonquin language)
algoritmicamente {adv} [computing] :: algorithmically (using an algorithm)
algoritmização {f} [computing] :: algorithmization (the process of algorithmizing)
algoritmizar {v} [computing] :: to algorithmize (to convert a process into an algorithm)
algoritmizável {adj} [computing] :: algorithmizable (able to be algorithmized)
algoritmo {m} :: algorithm
algoritmo de aproximação {m} [computing] :: approximation algorithm (method of finding a nearly optimal solution to a problem)
algor mortis {m} [medicine] :: algor mortis (reduction in body temperature following death)
algorítmico {adj} [mathematics, computing] :: algorithmic (relating to or being an algorithm)
algoz {mf} :: executioner
algoz {mf} :: tormentor
alógrafo {m} [typography] :: allograph (variant form of a letter)
algésico {adj} [medicine] :: algesic (relating to or suffering from algesia)
algua {pron} :: obsolete form of alguma
alguas {pron} :: obsolete form of algumas
alguazil {m} :: alternative form of aguazil
alguerês {m} :: Algherese (Catalan dialect spoken in Alghero, Sardinia)
alguidar {m} :: An earthenware, plastic, or metal bowl in the form of an inverted, truncated cone
algum {pron} /aɫˈɡũ]/ :: some, any
alguém {pron} /aɫ.ˈɡɐ̃j̃/ :: somebody; someone (some person)
alguém {m} [rare] :: a person
alguma {pron} /al.ˈɡu.mɐ/ :: feminine singular of algum
algum dia {adv} :: one day (at an unspecified time in the future)
algumim {m} :: alternative form of almugue
algures {adv} /aɫ.ˈɣu.ɾɨʃ/ :: somewhere (else)
-alha {suffix} /ˈa.ʎa/ :: Forms feminine collective pejorative nouns
alhada {f} :: portion of garlic
alhada {f} [culinary] :: garlic stew
alhada {f} [figurative, colloquial] :: pinch, mess (difficult situation)
Alhambra {prop} {f} :: Alhambra (palace)
alheado {v} :: past participle of alhear
alheamento {m} :: alienation (the act of alienating)
alheando {v} :: gerund of alhear
alhear {v} /ɐˈʎjaɾ/ :: to alienate
alheiamente {adv} :: alienly (in an alien manner)
alheio {adj} /ɐ.ˈʎɐj.u/ :: someone else’s, that belongs to someone else
alheio {adj} :: alien
alheio {adj} :: distracted
alheio {adj} :: (with preposition a) indifferent [to]
alheio {adj} :: (with preposition a) unknowing, unaware [of]
alheio {m} :: alien
alheira {f} [Portugal] :: a type of Portuguese sausage, made with bread, garlic and meats other than pork
alheira {f} :: clipping of erva-alheira (hedge mustard)
alho {m} /ˈaʎu/ :: garlic (plant)
alho {m} :: garlic (bulbous root)
alho-francês {m} :: leek
alho-poró {m} [Brazil] :: alternative form of alho-porro
alho-porro {m} :: leek
alho selvagem {m} :: ramsons (Allium ursinum, a wild relative of chives)
alhur {adv} [archaic] /ɐ.ˈʎuɾ/ :: alternative form of alhures
alhures {adv} /ɐ.ˈʎu.ɾɨʃ/ :: elsewhere (in or at some other place)
ali {adv} /ɐ.ˈli/ :: there (far from both the speaker and the audience)
aliá {f} :: the female of the elephant
Ali {prop} {m} /a.ˈli/ :: given name
aliado {adj} /ɐˈljaðu/ :: allied
aliado {m} :: ally (anything akin to another by structure, etc.)
aliança {f} /ɐˈljɐ̃sɐ/ :: engagement or wedding ring (ring exchanged between bride and groom)
aliança {f} :: alliance (pact or treaty between countries or parties made to advance common goals)
aliança {f} :: alliance (countries or parties which form an alliance)
aliar {vt} :: to ally (to unite by agreement)
aliasing {m} [signal processing, graphics, sound recording] :: aliasing (distortion caused by a low sampling rate)
Ali Babá {prop} {m} :: Ali Baba (a fictional character)
alicante {m} :: alicant (a kind of wine made near Alicante, Spain)
Alicante {prop} {f} :: Alicante (province/and/city)
alicate {m} /ˈka.t͡ʃi/ :: pliers (gripping tool)
alicatear {v} [rare] /ˈaɾ/ :: to grip with pliers
alicates {mp} :: pliers (gripping tool)
alicatezinho {m} :: diminutive of alicate
alicatinho {m} :: diminutive of alicate
alicatão {m} :: augmentative of alicate
alicíclico {adj} [organic chemistry] :: alicyclic (aliphatic and cyclic)
Alice {prop} {f} /ɐ.ˈli.sɨ/ :: given name
Alice {prop} {f} [cryptography] :: Alice (entity sending a message)
aliáceo {adj} :: alliaceous (resembling garlic)
alicerçado {v} :: past participle of alicerçar
alicerçando {v} :: gerund of alicerçar
alicerçar {v} :: to base (lay foundations of)
alicerce {m} /ɐ.li.ˈsɛɾ.sɨ/ :: foundation
alicerce {m} :: base, basis
aliceres {n} :: alternative form of alicerces
aliciante {adj} :: enticing (alluring)
aliciar {v} :: to coax (to persuade gradually)
alicina {f} [organic compound] :: allicin (organic compound obtained from garlic)
alidada {f} :: alternative form of alidade
alidade {f} [cartography, astronomy, surveying] :: alidade (sighting device used for measuring angles)
alidídeo {m} :: alydid; broad-headed bug (any insect in the family Alydidae)
alien {m} /ˈẽj̃/ :: alien; extraterrestrial life form
alienabilidade {f} :: alienability (the quality of being alienable)
alienadamente {adv} :: alienatedly (in an alienated way)
alienado {adj} :: alienated (isolated, excluded, estranged)
alienando {v} :: gerund of alienar
alienante {adj} [legal] :: alienating (who alienates a property)
alienante {adj} :: mesmerizingly fun
alienante {mf} [legal] :: alienor; alienator (person who alienates a property)
alienação {f} /ˌˌˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: alienation
alienar {v} :: to alienate
alienavelmente {adv} :: alienably (in an alienable way)
alienígena {adj} /ˌˈni.ʒ :: alien; stranger
alienígena {adj} :: extraterrestrial
alienígena {mf} :: stranger; foreigner
alienígena {mf} :: alien; extraterrestrial
alienista {mf} :: alienist (an expert in mental illnesses)
alienável {adj} [legal] :: alienable (capable of being alienated)
aliforme {adj} /ˌˈfɔɹ.mi/ :: aliform; wing-shaped
alifático {adj} [organic chemistry] :: aliphatic (having carbon atoms arranged in an open chain)
aligator {m} :: alternative form of aligátor
aligator americano {m} :: American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis, an alligator of the southeastern United States)
aligatorídeo {m} [zoology] :: alligatorid (any reptile of the family Alligatoridae)
aligeirar {vt} :: to lighten (make light in weight)
aligeirar {vt} :: to lighten (make less serious)
aligot {m} :: aligot (a potato and cheese dish from Auvergne)
aligátor {m} /ˈɡa.toɾ/ :: alligator (crocodilian in the genus Alligator)
aligátor americano {m} :: alternative form of aligator americano
aliina {f} [organic compound] :: alliin (a sulfoxide derived from cysteine)
aliinase {f} [enzyme] :: alliinase (an enzyme that converts alliin into allicin)
Alijó {prop} {f} /ɐliˈʒɔ/ :: Alijó (village/and/municipality)
alijado {v} :: past participle of alijar
alijando {v} :: gerund of alijar
alijar {v} [nautical] :: to jettison
alijar {v} :: to relief, lighten
alila {f} [organic compound] :: allyl (organic radical found in oils of garlic and mustard)
alilamina {f} [organic compound] :: allylamine (unsaturated primary amine)
alilação {f} [organic chemistry] :: allylation (any reaction that introduces an allyl group)
alilfenol {m} [organic chemistry] :: allylphenol (any allyl phenol)
alilglicina {f} [amino acid] :: allylglycine (a glycine derivative that is an inhibitor of the enzyme glutamate decarboxylase)
alilsilano {m} [organic chemistry] :: allylsilane (any allyl silane)
alim {m} [Islam] :: alim (scholar of Islamic law)
alimemazina {f} :: alimemazine (phenothiazine derivative)
alimentação {f} :: feeding, alimentation
alimentação {f} :: feed
alimentação {f} :: food, nourishment
alimentar {adj} :: relating to food or nutrition
alimentar {vp} :: to feed; to eat (to consume food)
alimentar {vt} :: to feed (to give food to)
alimentar {vt} [by extension] :: to feed; to charge (to provide with fuel or input)
alimentar {vt} [figuratively] :: to nurture (to encourage the development of)
alimentício {adj} :: nourishing, alimentary
alimento {m} /ˌɐliˈmẽtu]/ :: food (any substance consumed by living organisms to sustain life), foodstuff
alimentoso {adj} [of food or drink] :: nutritious (providing nutrients)
alimoado {adj} :: alternative form of limonado
alimonado {adj} :: alternative form of limonado
alimária {m} :: beast, brute
Aline {prop} {f} /a.ˈ :: given name
alinfocitose {f} [pathology] :: alymphocytosis (genetic disorder in which lymphocyte proliferation is inhibited)
alinhado {adj} /ɐ.li.ˈɲa.ðu/ :: aligned (having its elements aligned)
alinhado {adj} :: elegantly dressed
alinhado {v} :: past participle of alinhar
alinhador {m} :: aligner (one who, or that which, aligns)
alinhador {adj} :: which or who aligns
alinhamento {m} /ɐ.li.ɲɐ.ˈmẽ.tu/ :: alignment
alinhamento {m} [sport] :: lineup (the members of a team)
alinhamento {m} :: line, queue
alinhando {v} :: gerund of alinhar
alinhar {v} /ɐ.li.ˈɲaɾ/ :: to align, line up
alinhável {adj} :: alignable (able to be aligned)
aliovalente {adj} [inorganic chemistry] :: aliovalent (having a different valence)
aliquanta {f} [mathematics] :: aliquant (integer that does not divide another into integral parts)
aliás {adv} /ɐˈljaʃ/ :: I mean; actually (introduces the correction of a mistake in one’s own remark)
aliás {adv} :: by the way (introduces a remark of lesser relevance)
aliás {adv} :: furthermore; what's more (introduces a further remark)
aliás {adv} :: however
alisados {mp} [nautical] :: trade winds (winds blowing from east to west)
alisar {v} /ɐliˈzaɾ/ :: to smooth
alisar {v} :: to level
alisar {v} :: to plane
alisar {v} :: to flatten
aliscireno {m} :: alternative form of aliskireno
aliseus {mp} [nautical] :: trade winds (winds blowing from east to west)
alisfenóide {m} :: obsolete spelling of alisfenoide
alisfenoide {m} [anatomy] :: alisphenoid (greater wing of the sphenoid bone)
alisina {f} [organic compound] :: allysine (the amino acid 2-amino-6-oxo-hexanoic acid)
aliskireno {m} [pharmaceutical drug] :: aliskiren (drug used in the treatment of hypertension)
alisso {m} :: alyssum (any of several plants of the genus Alyssum)
alissolo {m} [soil science] :: alisol (a kind of soil with poor drainage and a dense subsurface clay layer)
alistado {adj} :: enlisted
alistamento {m} :: draft (conscription)
alistando {v} :: gerund of alistar
alistar {v} :: to enlist
alistar {v} :: to recruit
alitame {m} :: alitame (dipeptide of alanine and aspartic acid)
aliterante {adj} :: alliterative (having alliteration)
aliteração {f} :: alliteration
aliterar {v} :: to alliterate (to create alliteration)
aliterativamente {adv} :: alliteratively (in an alliterative manner)
aliterativo {adj} :: alliterative (having alliteration)
alitretinoína {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: alitretinoin (antineoplastic drug)
alitúrgico {adj} [of a day in the Christian calendar] :: aliturgical (on which the holy sacrifice is not offered)
alitronco {m} [entomology] :: alitrunk (segment of an insect’s body to which the wings are attached)
aliviador {m} :: alleviant (that which alleviates)
aliviador {adj} :: alleviating (which alleviates)
aliviando {v} :: gerund of aliviar
aliviante {m} :: alleviant (that which alleviates)
aliviante {adj} :: alleviating (which alleviates)
aliviar {v} :: to relieve, ease, alleviate
aliviar {v} :: to lighten
aliviar {v} [euphemism] :: to steal
alivio {m} :: obsolete spelling of alívio
aliviável {adj} :: alleviable (capable of being alleviated)
aliyá {f} :: aliyah (immigration of Jews into Israel)
alizaprida {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: alizapride (dopamine antagonist with prokinetic and antiemetic effects)
alizarina {f} :: alizarin; madder (red dye extracted from madder root)
aljamia {f} [paleography] :: aljamiado (Iberian Romance languages written in Arabic)
aljamiado {m} [paleography] :: aljamiado (Iberian Romance languages written in Arabic)
aljava {f} /aɫˈʒavɐ]/ :: quiver (arrow container)
Al Jazira {prop} {f} :: Al Jazeera (Arabic satellite TV news channel)
Aljezur {prop} {f} /ɐɫʒɨˈzuɾ/ :: Aljezur (village/and/municipality)
aljôfar {m} /aɫ.ˈʒo.faɾ/ :: seed pearl
aljôfar {m} :: drop of water, dew
aljôfar {m} :: tear
Aljustrel {prop} {f} /ɐɫʒuʃˈtɾɛɫ/ :: Aljustrel (village/and/municipality)
Allá {prop} {m} [uncommon] :: alternative spelling of Alá
Allah {prop} {m} :: alternative spelling of Alá
Allahabad {prop} {f} :: Allahabad (city/and/district)
allahu akbar {interj} [Islam] :: Allahu akbar (muslim takbir (proclamation))
allanita {f} :: alternative spelling of alanita
Allat {prop} {f} [Arabian mythology] :: Allat (pre-Islamic Arabian goddess)
Al-Lat {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Allat
allegretto {adv} [music] :: allegretto (played fast and lively)
allegretto {m} [music] :: allegretto (a movement that is to be played fast and lively)
allegro {adj} [music] :: allegro (played in a quick, lively tempo)
allegro {adv} [music] :: allegro (in a quick, lively tempo)
allegro {m} [music] :: allegro (a passage to be played in a quick, lively tempo)
allegro ma non troppo {m} [music] :: allegro ma non troppo (passage played allegro, but not too much so)
allegro moderato {adv} [music] :: allegro moderato (played a little slower than allegro)
allegro non troppo {adv} [music] :: allegro non troppo (played fast, but not too fast)
alliança {f} :: obsolete spelling of aliança
alílico {adj} [organic chemistry] :: allylic (containing an allyl group)
alélico {adj} [genetics] :: allelic (pertaining to alleles)
Allier {prop} {m} :: Allier (department)
all-in {m} [poker] :: all in (hand where at the player bets all of his chips)
allucinaçaõ {f} :: obsolete spelling of alucinação
allucinação {f} :: obsolete spelling of alucinação
além {adv} /aˈlɐ̃j̃/ :: there, over there
além {adv} :: beyond (farther along or away)
além {m} :: the afterlife, the beyond (supposed world or state of existence that is entered after death)
alma {f} /ˈaɫ.mɐ/ :: soul
Almada {prop} {f} /ɐɫˈmaðɐ/ :: Almada (city/and/municipality)
Almadina {prop} :: Almadina (placename)
almadraba {f} :: alternative form of almadrava
almadrava {f} [fishing] :: almadraba (a Mediterranean fishing technique for catching tuna)
Almagesto {prop} {m} :: almagest (comprehensive scientific treatise compiled by Ptolemy)
alma gémea {f} [European orthography] :: soulmate (someone with whom one has a special connection)
alma gêmea {f} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alma gémea
almagra {f} :: alternative form of almagre
almagre {m} :: almagra (a deep red ochre found in Spain)
Almajesto {prop} {m} :: alternative spelling of Almagesto
almalho {m} :: calf (young bull)
alma mater {f} :: a person who provides for another
alma mater {f} :: homeland (place where one was born)
alma mater {f} :: alma mater (school or college from which an individual has graduated)
almanaque {m} /aɫ.mɐ.ˈna.kɨ/ :: almanac
almandina {f} [mineral] :: almandine (type of garnet)
almandita {f} :: alternative form of almandina
almanjarra {f} /aw.mɐ̃.ˈʒa.ʁa/ :: a beam which connects an animal to a mill
almaço {adj} :: foolscap (paper size)
alma penada {f} /ˈaɫ.mɐ pɨ.ˈna.ðɐ/ :: wandering soul
almario {m} :: obsolete form of armário
Almaty {prop} {f} :: Almaty (city)
almécega {f} :: putty, mastic
além de {prep} :: beyond (at a further position than)
além de {prep} [figurative] :: beyond (with a greater scope than)
além de {prep} [figurative] :: beyond (outside the influence, reach or extent of)
além de {prep} :: besides (in addition to)
além de {prep} :: besides (other than; except for)
almádena {f} :: minaret (mosque tower)
além disso {adv} [conjunctive] :: in addition, moreover, besides, furthermore, to boot (in addition to what has been said)
além do mais {adv} [conjunctive, idiomatic] :: by the way (incidentally)
Almeida {prop} {f} /aɫˈmejðɐ/ :: Almeida (village/and/municipality)
Almeida {prop} {mf} :: surname
Almeirim {prop} /ɐɫmɐjˈɾĩ/ :: Almeirim (city/and/municipality)
almejar {vi} :: to aspire; to long for (to want something very much)
alúmen {m} [inorganic chemistry] :: alum
almenara {f} :: beacon (signal fire)
Almenara {prop} :: Almenara (placename)
Almería {prop} {f} :: alternative spelling of Almeria
Almere {prop} {f} :: Almere (city)
Almeria {prop} {f} :: Almeria (province)
Almeria {prop} {f} :: Almeria (city/provincial capital)
alúmina {f} :: alternative form of alumina
alminha {f} /aw.ˈmi.ɲɐ/ :: diminutive of alma
almirantado {m} [military] :: admiralty (office or jurisdiction of an admiral)
almirante {m} :: admiral (all senses)
almirante {m} :: flag officer
Almirante Tamandaré {prop} :: Almirante Tamandaré (city/and/municipality)
Almirante Tamandaré do Sul {prop} :: Almirante Tamandaré do Sul (placename)
almitrina {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: almitrine (a respiratory stimulant)
além-mar {m} :: abroad (countries or lands abroad)
almôndega {f} [culinary] :: meatball (ball of minced meat)
almôço {m} :: obsolete spelling of almoço
almoadem {m} :: obsolete spelling of almuadem
almoçar {vi} /aɫ.mu.ˈsaɾ/ :: to have lunch
almoçar {vt} :: to eat for lunch
Almodôvar {prop} /aɫmuˈdovaɾ/ :: Almodôvar (village/and/municipality)
almoeda {f} :: auction
almoedado {v} :: past participle of almoedar
almoedando {v} :: gerund of almoedar
almoedar {v} :: to auction
almofada {f} /ˌaɫmuˈfaðɐ/ :: cushion (soft material in cloth bag)
almofada {f} [chiefly Portugal] :: pillow
almofariz {m} [countable] :: mortar (vessel used to grind ingredients)
almogávar {m} [historical] :: almogavar (light footsoldier during the Reconquista)
almoço {m} /aɫ.ˈ :: lunch (meal eaten at noon)
almoção {m} /ˌˈsɐ̃w̃/ :: augmentative of almoço
almotacé {m} [obsolete] :: an inspector of weights and measures who also regulated the price of foodstuffs
almoxarife {m} :: stockman, warehouseman
Além Paraíba {prop} :: Além Paraíba (placename)
almário {m} [dialectal] :: alternative form of armário
almíscar {m} :: musk (greasy secretion with powerful odour)
além-túmulo {m} :: afterlife (life after death)
almuadem {m} [Islam] :: muezzin (person who issues call to prayer)
almucântara {f} [astronomy] :: almucantar (circle on the celestial sphere parallel to the horizon)
almude {m} :: almude (old liquid measure)
almugue {m} [biblical] :: algum (a tree and wood mentioned in the Bible)
alínea {f} /ɐ.ˈli.njɐ/ :: paragraph (or the first line of a paragraph)
alínea {f} :: subheading
Alânia {prop} {f} [historical] :: Alânia (mediaeval kingdom)
alnico {m} :: alnico (alloy of aluminium, nickel and cobalt)
alénico {adj} [European orthography, organic chemistry] :: allenic (characteristic of allenes)
alênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alénico
alónimo {adj} [European orthography, publishing] :: allonymous (published under the name of a different person)
alónimo {m} [European orthography, publishing] :: allonym (the name of another person taken by an author as a pen name)
alônimo {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alónimo
alônimo {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alónimo
alo- {prefix} :: allo- (different)
alo- {prefix} [chemistry] :: allo- (isomeric)
aloé {f} :: alternative form of aloe
alão {m} :: alaunt (a dog breed)
aloantígeno {m} [immunology] :: alloantigen (antigen that stimulates the production of antibodies in other individuals of a species)
aloanticorpo {m} [immunology] :: alloantibody (antibody involved in alloimmunity)
alobarbital {m} [pharmaceutical drug] :: allobarbital (barbiturate once used as an anticonvulsant)
alocabilidade {f} :: allocability (the condition of being allocable)
alocador {m} :: allocator (one who, or that which, allocates)
alocador {adj} :: allocating (which allocates)
alocação {f} :: allocation (the process of allocating things)
alocar {v} /ˌɐluˈkaɾ]/ :: allocate (to set aside for a purpose)
alocasia {f} :: alternative form of alocásia
alocativo {adj} :: allocative (pertaining to allocation)
alocíclico {adj} [geology] :: allocyclic (of or pertaining to an allocycle)
alocrónico {adj} [European orthography, biology, of taxa] :: allochronic (occurring in a different geologic times)
alocrônico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alocrónico
alocromático {adj} [mineralogy, of a gemstone] :: allochromatic (having a different colour due to impurities)
alocórtex {m} [anatomy] :: allocortex (the part of the cortex characterize by fewer cell layers than the neocortex)
alocásia {f} :: alocasia (any of several tropical Asian plants of the genus Alocasia)
alocução {f} :: allocution (formal, authoritative speech)
alocável {adj} :: allocable (able to be allocated) (able to be allocated: set aside for a purpose)
alocável {adj} [computing, of memory] :: allocatable (able to be allocated: made available for use)
alodial {adj} [law] :: allodial (owned freely and clear of any encumbrances)
alodialmente {adv} [legal] :: allodially (by allodial tenure)
alodinia {f} [medicine] :: allodynia (pain produced by innocuous stimulation of normal skin)
alodínico {adj} [medicine] :: allodynic (of or pertaining to allodynia)
aloe {f} :: aloe (plant of the genus Aloe)
aloenxerto {m} [surgery] :: allograft (transplant between genetically different individuals of the same species)
aloenzima {f} :: alternative form of alozima
aloesina {f} [organic compound] :: aloesin (a derivative of aloe vera)
alofano {m} [mineral] :: allophane (an amorphous hydrous aluminium silicate clay mineral)
aloficocianina {f} [protein] :: allophycocyanin (any of a group of accessory pigments to chlorophyll)
alofónico {adj} [European orthography, phonology] :: allophonic (pertaining to or being an allophone)
alofônico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alofónico
alofonia {f} [phonology] :: allophony (variation in the phonetic realisations of a phoneme)
alogamia {f} [biology] :: allogamy (fertilisation of an ovum from one individual with the spermatozoa of another)
alogia {f} [dated] :: absurdity; nonsense
alogia {f} [psychology] :: alogia (lack of additional, unprompted content in normal speech)
alogicamente {adv} :: alogically (in an alogical way)
alogénico {adj} [European orthography, genetics] :: allogenic (genetically distinct, but of the same species)
alogênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alogénico
alográfico {adj} [arts, legal] :: intended to be interpreted by the reader or audience
alográfico {adj} [typography, of a character] :: allographic (being a variant of another character)
alográfico {adj} [surgery] :: relating to allografts
aloimune {adj} [immunology] :: alloimmune (characterised by alloimmunity)
aloimunidade {f} [immunology] :: alloimmunity (immune response to foreign antigens from members of the same species)
aloimunização {f} [immunology] :: alloimmunization (the process of becoming alloimmune)
aloirado {v} :: past participle of aloirar
aloirando {v} :: gerund of aloirar
aloirar {v} :: to become blond
alojamento {m} :: accommodation
alojamento {m} :: housing
alojamento {m} :: lodging, quarters
alojamento {m} [internet] :: hosting (of data or services)
alojando {v} :: gerund of alojar
alojar {v} :: to house, accommodate
alojar {v} :: to billet
alojar {v} [internet] :: to host (data, services etc.)
alolactose {f} [organic compound] :: allolactose (an isomer of lactose)
alomaterno {adj} :: allomaternal (relating to allomothers)
alomãe {f} [zoology, rare] :: allomother (female who provides maternal care for the offspring of another creature)
alometria {f} [biology] :: allometry (study of the differential growth rates of body parts or processes)
alometricamente {adv} [biology] :: allometrically (in an allometric manner)
alomônio {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alomona
alomona {f} [Portugal, biology] :: allomone (substance emitted by one species that affects the behaviour of another species)
alomorfe {m} [phonemics] :: allomorph (any of the different phonological representations of a morpheme)
alomorfia {f} :: metamorphosis (change into another form)
alomorfia {f} [phonology] :: allomorphy (the presence of allomorphs)
alomórfico {adj} [phonemics] :: allomorphic (pertaining to or characterised by allomorphism)
alométrico {adj} [biology] :: allometric (pertaining to allometry)
aloína {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: aloin (glycoside derivative)
alongado {v} :: past participle of alongar
alongado {adj} :: elongated
alongamento {m} /ɐ.lõ.ɡɐ.ˈmẽ.tu/ :: an instance of lengthening (making or becoming longer)
alongamento {m} :: stretching (form of physical exercise)
alongamento {m} [phonetics] :: lengthening (sound change in which a phoneme becomes long)
alongamento {m} :: allonge (slip of paper attached to a document that is out of space)
alongando {v} :: gerund of alongar
alongar {v} /ɐ.lõ.ˈɡaɾ/ :: to elongate, lengthen
a longo prazo {adv} :: in the long term (in the far future)
alongue {m} :: allonge (slip of paper attached to a document that is out of space)
alopata {adj} [medicine] :: allopathic (of or pertaining to allopathy)
alopata {mf} [medicine] :: allopath (practitioner of allopathy)
alopatia {f} [medicine] :: allopathy (treatment with substances that counter the effect of the disease)
alopaticamente {adv} [medicine] :: allopathically (by allopathic methods)
alopatria {f} [ecology] :: allopatry (geographical isolation)
alopatricamente {adv} [ecology] :: allopatrically (in an allopatric manner)
alopécia {f} :: alternative form of alopecia
alopécico {adj} [pathology] :: alopecic (relating to or suffering from alopecia)
alopecia {f} [pathology] :: alopecia (loss of hair)
alopecia areata {f} [pathology] :: alopecia areata (form of alopecia)
aloploidização {f} [genetics] :: allopolyploidization (the process of allopolyploid formation)
alopoiese {f} [philosophy] :: allopoiesis (creation of something other than the self)
alopoiético {adj} [philosophy] :: allopoietic (relating to or created by allopoiesis)
alopoliplóide {m} :: obsolete spelling of alopoliploide
alopoliploide {m} [genetics] :: allopolyploid (organism having multiple complete sets of chromosomes derived from different species)
alopoliploidia {f} [genetics] :: allopolyploidy (polyploidy that results from the interbreeding of different species)
alopregnanolona {f} [organic compound] :: allopregnanolone (a neurosteroid that is a metabolite of progesterone)
alopático {adj} [medicine] :: allopathic (of or pertaining to allopathy)
alopátrico {adj} [ecology] :: allopatric (geographically isolated)
alopurinol {m} [pharmaceutical drugs] :: allopurinol (drug used primarily to treat hyperuricemia)
aloquete {m} [Portugal] :: latch (fastening for a door that has a bar that fits into a notch or slot)
aloquiria {f} [neurology] :: allochiria (disorder in which the patient responds to stimuli as if they were presented at the opposite side)
alorreatividade {f} [cytology, immunology] :: alloreactivity (the reaction of a lymphocyte or antibody with an alloantigen)
alorreativo {adj} [immunology] :: alloreactive (pertaining to, or causing alloreactivity)
Alor Star {prop} {f} :: Alor Star (city/state capital)
alosetrona {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: alosetron (5-HT3 antagonist used for the management of severe diarrhoea)
Aloísio {prop} {m} /ˌa.lo.ˈi.zju/ :: given name
alossauro {m} :: allosaur (any dinosaur of the superfamily Allosauroidea)
alossomo {m} [genetics] :: allosome (sex chromosome that differs from an ordinary autosome)
alostase {f} [physiology] :: allostasis (homoeostasis through physiological or behavioural change)
alosteria {f} [biochemistry] :: allostery (the quality of being allosteric)
alostericamente {adv} [biochemistry] :: allosterically (in an allosteric manner)
alosterismo {m} [biochemistry] :: allostery (the quality of being allosteric)
alostérico {adj} [biochemistry, of an enzyme] :: allosteric (that binds a compound on an inactive site)
alostático {adj} [physiology] :: allostatic (relating to allostasis)
aloético {adj} :: aloetic (resembling or containing aloes)
alotípico {adj} [immunology] :: allotypic (pertaining to an allotype)
alotropia {f} [inorganic chemistry] :: allotropy
alotropicamente {adv} [inorganic chemistry] :: allotropically (with regard to allotropy)
alotrópico {adj} [chemistry] :: allotropic
alourado {v} :: past participle of alourar
alourando {v} :: gerund of alourar
alourar {v} :: alternative form of aloirar
aloxanizado {adj} [pathology] :: alloxanized (suffering from alloxan diabetes)
aloxano {m} [organic compound] :: alloxan (an oxidation product of uric acid)
aloxantina {f} [organic compound] :: alloxantin (hemiacetal formed by alloxan with dialuric acid)
aloxânico {adj} [pathology] :: alloxanized (suffering from or relating to alloxan diabetes)
alozima {f} [genetics, enzyme] :: allozyme (either form of an enzyme specified by an allelic gene)
alozímico {adj} [genetics, biochemistry] :: allozymic (relating to allozymes)
alpaca {f} :: alpaca (Vicugna pacos, a camelid of the Andes)
alpaca {f} :: alpaca (wool from the alpaca)
alpaca {f} :: nickel silver (alloy of copper, zinc and nickel)
alpargata {f} :: espadrille (light shoe)
alípede {adj} [mythology] :: aliped (wing-footed)
alípede {adj} [poetic] :: very fast
alpendre {m} /aw.ˈpẽ.dɾi/ :: terrace (platform that extends outwards from a building)
alpendre {m} :: overhang (portion of the roof structure that extends beyond the exterior walls of a building)
alpenstock {m} :: alpenstock (walking stick used by mountain climbers)
Alpercata {prop} :: Alpercata (placename)
alperce {m} /aɫˈpɛɾsɨ/ :: apricot (fruit)
alperche {m} /aɫˈpɛɾʃɨ/ :: alternative spelling of alperce
alpes {mp} :: mountain pastures
alpes {mp} :: hights places
Alpes {prop} {mp} :: Alpes (range)
Alpes da Alta Provença {prop} {mp} :: alternative form of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Alpes-de-Haute-Provence {prop} {mp} :: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence (department)
Alpes-Maritimes {prop} {mp} :: alternative form of Alpes Marítimos
Alpes Marítimos {prop} {mp} :: Alpes Marítimos (department)
alpestre {adj} :: alpine (of or relating to mountains)
alpestre {adj} :: Alpine (relating to the Alps)
Alpestre {prop} :: Alpestre (placename)
alphabeto {m} :: obsolete spelling of alfabeto
Alpheu {prop} {m} :: obsolete spelling of Alfeu
Alpiarça {prop} {f} /ɐɫpiˈaɾsɐ/ :: Alpiarça (village/and/municipality)
alpinismo {m} /aɫpiˈniʒmu/ :: mountaineering, alpinism
alpinista {mf} /aɫpiˈniʃtɐ/ :: climber, mountaineer, alpinist
alpinista social {mf} :: social climber (someone who tries to improve their social position)
alpino {adj} :: Alpine (of, from or relating to the Alps)
alpino {adj} [skiing] :: alpine (of or relating to slalom or downhill skiing)
alpino {m} :: a person from the region of the Alps
Alpinópolis {prop} :: Alpinópolis (placename)
alpiste {m} :: canary grass (Phalaris canariensis)
alprazolam {m} [pharmaceutical drug] :: alprazolam (antianxiety drug)
alprenolol {m} [pharmaceutical drug] :: alprenolol (drug used to treat angina)
alprostadil {m} [pharmaceutical drug] :: alprostadil (drug used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction)
alqueire {m} :: bushel (or various similar old measures)
alquemila {f} :: alchemilla (any of the genus Alchemilla of herbaceous perennial plants)
alquequenje {m} :: bladder cherry; alkekengi (Physalis alkekengi, a plant of southern Europe)
alquermes {m} :: alkermes (desiccated bodies of female Kermes ilicis and Kermes vermilio insects)
alquermes {m} :: alkermes (red Italian liqueur)
alquil {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkyl
alquila {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkyl
alquilamina {f} [organic chemistry] :: alkylamine (any aliphatic amine)
alquilamónio {m} [European orthography, organic chemistry] :: alkylammonium (any aliphatic ammonium cation)
alquilamônio {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alquilamónio
alquilante {adj} [organic chemistry, of a rearrangement reaction] :: alkylative (that forms an alkyl group)
alquilante {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkylator (an alkylating agent)
alquilação {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkylation
alquilar {v} [organic chemistry] :: to alkylate (to add an alkyl group to a compound)
alquilar {v} :: to rent or hire (a horse or person) for transportation
alquilbenzeno {m} [organic compound] :: alkylbenzene (derivative of benzene in which hydrogen atoms are replaced by alkyl groups)
alquilfenol {m} [organic compound] :: alkylphenol (organic compound obtained by the alkylation of phenols)
alquilideno {m} [organic compound] :: alkylidene (functional group derived from an alkane by removal of two hydrogen atoms from the same carbon atom)
alquilmercúrio {m} [organic chemistry] :: alkylmercury (any alkyl organomercury compound)
alquilmetal {m} [organic compound] :: alkylmetal (any aliphatic organometallic compound)
alquiltransferase {f} [enzyme] :: alkyltransferase (any transferase that transfers alkyl groups)
alquimia {f} /ˌaɫkɨˈmiɐ]/ :: alchemy (chemistry searching for panacea)
alquimicamente {adv} :: alchemically (in a manner relating to alchemy)
alquimista {mf} :: alchemist
alquimizar {v} :: to alchemise (to change something’s properties by means of alchemy)
alquimístico {adj} :: alchemistic (relating to alchemy)
alquinila {f} [organic compound] :: alkynyl (any univalent radical derived from an alkyne)
alquinilação {f} [organic chemistry] :: alkynylation (reaction with an alkyne)
alquino {m} :: alternative form of alcino
alquinol {m} [organic compound] :: alkynol (any alcohol containing an alkyne group)
alóquiro {m} [sign languages] :: allocher (alternative sign for a chereme)
alquímico {adj} :: alchemical
alíquota {f} :: aliquot (portion of a whole)
alíquota {f} [finance] :: tax rate (rate at which something is taxed)
alérgeno {m} [medicine] :: allergen (substance)
alérgico {adj} :: allergic
alsaciano {adj} :: Alsatian (of, from or relating to Alsace)
alsaciano {m} :: Alsatian (person from Alsace)
alsaciano {m} [uncountable] :: Alsatian (Germanic language spoken in Alsace)
Alsácia {prop} {f} /aw.ˈsa.sjɐ/ :: Alsácia (region)
alstroeméria {f} :: alstroemeria (any member of the genus Alstroemeria of South American flowering plants)
alta {f} /ˈaɫ.tɐ/ :: rise; increase
alta {f} [healthcare] :: discharge (the act of releasing an inpatient from hospital)
altabaixo {m} :: overhand (boxing blow that travels from high to low)
Alta Califórnia {prop} {f} :: Alta Califórnia (historical region)
alta classe {f} :: upper class
alta cozinha {f} :: haute cuisine (refined cookery)
alta gastronomia {f} :: haute cuisine (refined cookery)
Altai {prop} {m} :: Altai (range)
altaico {adj} [linguistics] :: Altaic (pertaining to the Altaic language family)
altaico {adj} :: Altaian (relating to the Altai)
Altair {prop} {f} [star] :: Altair (star in the constellation Aquila)
Altair {prop} {f} :: Altair (placename)
altamente {adv} :: highly
altamente {adj} [colloquial] :: excellent
Altamira do Paraná {prop} {f} :: Altamira do Paraná (town/and/municipality)
altanaria {f} :: haughtiness
altanaria {f} :: pride
altaneria {f} :: alternative form of altanaria
altar {m} /aɫ.ˈtaɾ/ :: altar (flat structure used for religious rites)
Altar {prop} {m} [constellation] :: Ara (a constellation of the southern sky)
altar-mor {m} [religion] :: high altar (main altar in a church)
alta sociedade {f} :: high society (the socially interacting wealthy fashionable elite of a society)
altaíta {f} [mineral] :: altaite (lead telluride)
alta traição {f} :: high treason (criminal disloyalty to one’s country)
altazimute {m} :: altazimuth (the surveying instrument that has a mount permitting both horizontal and vertical rotation)
alteado {v} :: past participle of altear
alteando {v} :: gerund of altear
altear {v} /aɫˈtjaɾ/ :: to make or become taller
altear {v} :: to lift; to raise
altear {v} [of sound] :: to make or become louder
altear {v} [of a value] :: to make or become higher
alteia {f} :: marshmallow (Althaea officinalis, a species of mallow)
alteplase {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: alteplase (drug used to dissolve blood clots)
alterabilidade {f} :: alterability (the property of being alterable)
alterador {adj} :: alterative (causing alteration)
alterador {m} :: alterer; alterant (someone or something who causes alteration)
alterante {adj} :: alterative (causing alteration)
alterante {mf} :: alterant (something that causes alteration)
alteração {f} :: alteration, change, modification
alterar {v} :: to alter, change
alterativo {adj} :: alterative (causing alteration)
altercado {v} :: past participle of altercar
altercador {adj} :: quarrelsome (given to picking quarrels)
altercador {m} :: altercator (someone who participates in an altercation)
altercando {v} :: gerund of altercar
altercante {adj} :: altercative (characterised by wrangling)
altercação {f} :: altercation
altercação {f} :: quarrel
altercar {v} :: to dispute, argue, quarrel
Alter do Chão {prop} /ɐɫˈtɛɾ ðu ʃɐ̃w/ :: Alter do Chão (village/and/municipality)
alter ego {m} /ˌaɫtɛɾˈɛ.ɣu/ :: alter ego (alternate personality or persona)
alteridade {f} [philosophy, anthropology] :: alterity (entity in contrast to which an identity is constructed)
alternadamente {adv} :: alternately
alternado {adj} /aɫ.tɨɾ.ˈna.ðu/ :: alternate (being or succeeding by turns)
alternador {m} :: alternator (an electric generator which produces alternating current)
alternante {adj} :: alternate; alternating (succeeding by turns)
alternantemente {adv} :: alternatingly (in an alternating manner)
alternação {f} :: alternation (the process of alternating)
alternar {vt} /aɫ.tɨɾ.ˈnaɾ/ :: to alternar (tto perform by turns, or in succession)
alternar {vi} :: to alternate (to happen, succeed, or act by turns)
alternativa {f} /aɫ.tɨɾ.nɐ.ˈti.vɐ/ :: alternative (one of a set of mutually exclusive choices)
alternativamente {adv} :: alternatively (in an alternative way)
alternativamente {adv} :: alternatively (introduces a second option)
alternatividade {f} :: alternativity (the quality of being alternative)
alternativismo {m} [sociology] :: alternativism (rejection of social normality)
alternativo {adj} /aɫtɨɾnɐˈtivu]/ :: alternative (having more than one choice)
alternância {f} :: alternation
alternância {f} :: rotation
alternância {f} :: interchange
alternância de código {f} [sociolinguistics] :: code-switching (alternation between languages in a conversation)
Alterosa {prop} :: Alterosa (placename)
alterável {adj} :: alterable (capable of being altered)
alteza {f} /aɫ.ˈte.zɐ/ :: highness (all senses)
alteza {f} :: altitude, elevation
Alteza {f} :: Highness (form of address)
altheia {f} :: obsolete spelling of alteia
Althing {prop} {m} :: alternative spelling of Alting
althusseriano {adj} :: Althusserian (pertaining to Louis Pierre Althusser, Marxist philosopher)
altéia {f} :: obsolete spelling of alteia
alético {adj} [logic] :: alethic (pertaining to the modalities of truth)
altifalante {m} :: loudspeaker (transducer)
altiloquente {adj} :: altiloquent (pompous or pretentious in speech)
altiloquia {f} :: altiloquence (pompous language)
altiloquência {f} :: altiloquence (pompous language)
a última gota {f} :: last straw (small additional burden)
altimetria {f} :: altimetry (the measurement of altitude)
altimetricamente {adv} :: altimetrically (by means of altimetry)
altimétrico {adj} :: altimetric (pertaining to or involving altimetry)
Alting {prop} {m} :: Althing (the national parliament of Iceland)
Altinópolis {prop} {f} :: Altinópolis (placename)
altiplano {m} [geography] :: plateau (level expanse of land at a high elevation)
alótipo {m} [zoology] :: allotype (specimen that exemplifies the opposite sex of the holotype)
alótipo {m} [immunology] :: allotype (the allele of the antibody chains found in an individual)
altissimamente {adv} :: most/very highly
altissonante {adj} :: altisonant (lofty or pompous in speech)
altista {mf} :: altoist (someone who plays an alto instrument)
altitude {f} /aɫ.ti.ˈtu.ðɨ/ :: altitude
altitudinal {adj} :: altitudinal (relating to altitude)
altivo {adj} :: high, elevated
altivo {adj} [by extension] :: arrogant, haughty (arrogantly proud)
altivo {adj} [by extension] :: noble, grand
altivolante {adj} :: altivolant (flying high)
altímetro {m} /aɫˈtimɨtɾu]/ :: altimeter (an apparatus for measuring altitude)
Altônia {prop} {f} /aw.ˈɐ/ :: Altônia (town/and/municipality)
alto {adj} /ˈaɫ.tu/ :: loud
alto {adj} :: tall
alto {adj} :: high
alto {adj} [colloquial] :: excessive, extreme
alto {adv} :: loud; loudly
alto {interj} :: halt!
Alto Alegre {prop} :: Alto Alegre (placename)
Alto Alegre {prop} :: Alto Alegre (placename)
alto alemão {m} :: See: alto alemão
alto alemão {m} :: High German (any of a group of West Germanic languages)
alto alemão antigo {m} [uncountable] :: Old High German (a language)
alto-alemão médio {m} :: Middle High German
Alto Bela Vista {prop} :: Alto Bela Vista (placename)
Alto Canadá {prop} {m} [historical] :: Alto Canadá (former colony)
Alto Caparaó {prop} :: Alto Caparaó (placename)
alto-cúmulo {m} [meteorology] :: altocumulus (fleecy cloud formation)
Alto Egito {prop} {m} [Egyptology] :: Upper Egypt (southern part of Ancient Egypt)
alto-estrato {m} [meteorology] :: altostratus (cloud type in the form of a grey or bluish layer)
alto-falante {m} :: loudspeaker (transducer)
alto forno {m} :: alternative spelling of alto-forno
alto-forno {m} :: blast furnace (type of furnace)
Alto Jequitibá {prop} :: Alto Jequitibá (placename)
alto lá {interj} :: alternative form of alto!
alto-mar {m} [nautical] :: high seas (parts of ocean far from shore)
Alto Paraná {prop} :: Alto Paraná (town/and/municipality)
Alto Paraíso {prop} :: Alto Paraíso (town/and/municipality)
Alto Piquiri {prop} :: Alto Piquiri (town/and/municipality)
alto-relevo {m} [sculpture] :: high relief (sculpture in which forms extend from the background by at least half of their depth)
Alto Rio Doce {prop} :: Alto Rio Doce (placename)
altos e baixos {mp} :: ups and downs (periods of positive and negative events, moods, etc.)
altostrato {m} :: alternative form of alto-estrato
altostratus {m} :: alternative form of alto-estrato
Alto Volta {prop} {m} :: Upper Volta (former name of Burkina Faso)
altretamina {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: altretamine (antineoplastic drug)
altricial {adj} [zoology, of a species] :: altricial (having young which are helpless at birth)
alótropo {m} [chemistry] :: allotrope (form of an element that has a different molecular structure to another form of the same element)
altrose {f} [carbohydrate] :: altrose (aldohexose epimeric with mannose)
altruisticamente {adv} :: altruistically (in an altruistic manner)
altruísmo {m} /ˌaɫtɾuˈɨʃmu]/ :: altruism (policy in favor of other's interests)
altruísta {adj} :: altruistic
altruísta {mf} :: altruist
altruístico {adj} :: altruistic
altíssimo {adj} :: superlative of alto
Altíssimo {prop} {m} [Christianity] :: God; The Lord
altíssono {adj} :: altisonant (lofty or pompous in speech)
altura {f} /aɫˈtuɾɐ/ :: height
altura {f} :: altitude
altura {f} :: moment, period (in time, usually referring to the past)
altura {f} :: loftiness
altura {f} [plural] :: sky, firmament
altívolo {adj} [poetic] :: altivolant (flying high)
aluá {m} :: A Brazilian drink made from fermented corn meal with the addition of pineapple, ginger etc
aluado {adj} /ɐˈlwaðu/ :: lunatic (especially when influenced by the moon)
alucinado {v} :: past participle of alucinar
alucinando {v} :: gerund of alucinar
alucinação {f} /ˌaluˌsɨnaˈsɐ̃w]/ :: hallucination (sensory perception of something that does not exist)
alucinar {v} /ɐ.ˌˈnaɾ/ :: to hallucinate
alucinatório {adj} :: hallucinatory (causing hallucinations)
alucinógeno {adj} :: hallucinogenic (producing hallucinations)
alucinógeno {m} :: hallucinogen (substance which causes hallucinations)
alucinogénico {adj} [European orthography] :: hallucinogenic (producing hallucinations)
alucinogênico {adj} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alucinogénico
alude {m} /a.ˈlu.d͡ʒi/ :: avalanche (large mass of snow sliding down a mountain side)
aludel {m} [alchemy] :: aludel (pear-shaped pot with an opening at each end)
aludir {v} /ɐluˈðiɾ/ :: to allude
alugado {v} /ɐ.lu.ˈɣa.ðu/ :: past participle of alugar
alugando {v} :: gerund of alugar
alugar {v} /ɐ.lu.ˈɡaɾ/ :: to rent, to hire
alugar {v} :: to let
aluguel {m} :: rent, rental
aluguel {m} :: hire, hiring
aluguer {m} [chiefly, Portugal] /ɐ.lu.ˈɡɛɾ/ :: rent
aluguer {m} [chiefly, Portugal] :: income
alume {m} [inorganic chemistry] :: alum
alumiado {adj} /ɐ.lu.ˈmja.ðu/ :: lit; illuminated (having light)
alumiando {v} :: gerund of alumiar
alumiar {v} /ɐ.lu.ˈmjaɾ/ :: to illuminate
alumiar {v} :: to clarify
alumiar {v} :: to shed light on
alumin- {prefix} [chemistry] :: alumino- (indicating aluminium)
alumina {f} [geology] :: alumina (aluminium oxide)
aluminato {m} [chemistry] :: aluminate (compound containing aluminium and oxygen)
aluminífero {adj} [geology] :: aluminiferous (containing aluminium)
aluminita {f} [mineral] :: aluminite (a hydrous aluminium sulfate mineral)
aluminite {f} :: alternative form of aluminita
aluminizar {v} :: to aluminise (to coat with aluminium)
aluminofosfato {m} [inorganic compound] :: aluminophosphate (any inorganic compound whose structure is a combination of aluminate and phosphate)
aluminon {m} [chemistry] :: aluminon (triammonium salt of aurintricarboxylic acid)
aluminoso {adj} [chemistry] :: aluminous (pertaining to alumina or alum)
aluminossilicato {m} [inorganic chemistry] :: aluminosilicate (any silicate mineral in which some Si4 ions are replaced by Al3 )
aluminotermia {f} :: aluminothermy
aluminotérmico {adj} [metallurgy] :: aluminothermic (relating to or employing aluminothermy)
aluminoxano {m} [chemistry] :: aluminoxane (a class of organometallic compounds of aluminium)
alumínico {adj} [chemistry] :: aluminic (relating to aluminium)
alumínio {m} /ˌaluˈminɨu]/ :: aluminium (a silvery metal)
Alumínio {prop} :: Alumínio (placename)
alumínio 27 {m} [isotope] :: aluminium-27 (isotope of aluminium with 13 protons and 14 neutrons)
alumno {m} :: obsolete spelling of aluno
alumossilicato {m} [inorganic chemistry] :: alumosilicate (the anion [AlSiO4]-1)
alunado {v} :: past participle of alunar
alunagem {v} [Portugal] :: moon landing
alunando {v} :: gerund of alunar
alunar {v} :: to land on the moon
alunissagem {v} :: A landing on the moon
alunissar {vi} [Brazil] :: to land on the moon
alunita {f} [mineral] :: alunite
aluno {m} /ɐˈlunu/ :: student
ALUPEC {prop} {m} :: initialism of alfabeto unificado para a escrita do cabo-verdiano, an orthography standard for Cape Verdean Creole
ALUPEK {prop} {m} :: alternative form of ALUPEC
alusivamente {adv} :: allusively (in an allusive manner)
alusividade {f} :: allusiveness (the quality of being allusive)
alusivo {adj} :: allusive (containing or making use of allusions)
alusão {f} :: allusion
aluvial {adj} :: alluvial
aluvialmente {adv} [geology] :: alluvially (in alluvial fashion)
aluviamento {m} [geology] :: alluviation (the deposition of alluvium by a river)
aluviação {f} [geology] :: alluviation (the deposition of alluvium by a river)
aluviar {v} :: to silt up
aluvião {mf} :: alluvium (material deposited by flowing water)
aluvional {adj} :: alluvial
a luz no fim do túnel {f} [idiomatic] :: light at the end of the tunnel (a better situation after long hardship)
alva {f} /ˈaɫ.vɐ/ :: alb (long white robe worn by priests and other ministers)
alva {f} :: dawn
alvacá {f} [obsolete] :: rare form of abacá
alvacento {adj} /ˌˈsẽ.tu/ :: whitish
Alvaiázere {prop} /aɫvɐˈjazɨɾɨ/ :: Alvaiázere (village/and/municipality)
alvanel {m} :: alternative form of alvenel
alvará {m} :: charter, certificate (or similar document)
alvarà {m} :: obsolete spelling of alvará
Alvarenga {prop} :: Alvarenga (placename)
alvejado {v} :: past participle of alvejar
alvejamento {m} :: bleaching
alvejando {v} :: gerund of alvejar
alvejante {adj} :: bleaching
alvejante {m} :: bleach
alvejar {vi} :: to bleach; to whiten
alvejar {vt} :: to aim at
alvejar {vt} :: to shoot; to hit
alvenaria {f} :: masonry, brickwork
alvenel {m} :: construction worker (employee working at a construction)
alveolado {adj} :: alveolate (having honeycomb-like cavities)
alveolar {adj} [anatomy] :: alveolar (relating to the alveoli of the lungs)
alveolar {adj} [anatomy] :: alveolar (relating to the jaw ridge)
alveolar {adj} [phonetics, of a phoneme] :: alveolar (produced on the jaw ridge)
alveolar {f} [phonetics] :: alveolar (a consonant produced on the jaw ridge)
alveolarização {f} [anatomy] :: alveolarization (the formation of the alveoli)
alveolarização {f} [phonetics] :: alveolarization (change of place of articulation into alveolar)
alveolectomia {f} [surgery] :: alveolectomy (surgical reshaping of the alveolar ridge)
alveolite {f} [pathology] :: alveolitis (inflammation of the alveoli in the lungs)
alveolite {f} [pathology] :: alveolitis (inflammation of a dental alveolus)
alveolização {f} [anatomy] :: alveolarization (the formation of the alveoli)
alveopalatal {adj} [phonetics] :: alveopalatal (intermediate in articulation between the coronal and dorsal consonants)
Alves {prop} {mf} /ˈaɫ.vɨʃ/ :: surname
alvinegro {adj} :: relating to something whose colors are white and black
alvinegro {adj} :: Relating to sports teams with black and white colours, notably:
alvinegro {adj} :: Associação Atlética Ponte Preta,soccer club from Brazil
alvinegro {adj} :: Botafogo de Futebol e Regatas, soccer club from Brazil
alvinegro {adj} :: Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, soccer club from Brazil
alvinegro {adj} :: Clube Atlético Mineiro, soccer club from Brazil
alvinegro {adj} :: Santos Futebol Clube, soccer club from Brazil
alvinegro {adj} :: Clube de Regatas Vasco da Gama, soccer club from Brazil
alvinegro {m} :: Someone connected with the above teams, as a fan, player, coach etc
Alvinlândia {prop} :: Alvinlândia (placename)
alvino {adj} :: alvine (pertaining to the belly or intestines)
Alvino {prop} {m} /aw.ˈ :: given name
Alvinópolis {prop} :: Alvinópolis (placename)
alívio {m} /ɐ.ˈ :: the act of lightening (reducing the burden of)
alívio {m} :: relief (removal of stress or discomfort)
alvião {m} :: mattock, pick, pickaxe
alúvio {m} :: alternative form of aluvião
alívio cómico {m} [European orthography, narratology] :: comic relief (inclusion of a humorous character or scene)
alívio cômico {m} [Brazilian orthography] :: alternative form of alívio cómico
alvirrubro {adj} :: relating to something whose colors are white and red
alvirrubro {adj} :: Relating to sports teams with white and red colours, notably:
alvirrubro {adj} :: Sport Club Internacional,soccer club from Brazil
alvirrubro {adj} :: Clube Náutico Capibaribe, soccer club from Brazil
alvirrubro {m} :: Someone connected with the above teams, as a fan, player, coach etc
alvita {f} [mineral] :: alvite
Alvito {prop} {f} /ɐɫˈvitu/ :: Alvito (city/and/municipality)
alvitre {m} :: suggestion, advice
alviverde {adj} :: relating to something whose colors are white and green
alviverde {adj} :: Relating to sports teams with white and green colours, notably:
alviverde {adj} :: Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras,soccer club from Brazil
alviverde {adj} :: Coritiba Foot Ball Club, soccer club from Brazil
alviverde {adj} :: Associação Chapecoense de Futebol, soccer club from Brazil
alviverde {mf} :: Someone connected with the above teams, as a fan, player, coach etc
alvéloa {f} :: wagtail (various small passerine birds)
alvo {adj} /ˈaɫvu/ :: white
alvo {adj} [figuratively] :: pure
alvo {m} :: target
alvo {m} :: white
alvéola {f} :: alternative form of alvéloa
alvéola-branca {f} :: white wagtail (Motacilla alba, a small Old-World bird)
alvéolo {m} [anatomy] :: alveolus (small air sac in the lungs)
alvéolo {m} [anatomy] :: dental alveolus; tooth socket (socket in the jaw in which the roots of teeth are held)
alvéolo {m} :: alveolus (small cavity or pit)
alvéolo {m} :: cell (hexagonal compartment in a honeycomb)
alvéolo {m} [geology, dated] :: alluvial fan (cone-shaped deposit of alluvium)
alvéolo-palatal {adj} [phonetics] :: alveopalatal (intermediate in articulation between the coronal and dorsal consonants)
alvor {m} /aɫ.ˈvoɾ/ :: the first light of the morning
alvor {m} :: whiteness
alvorada {f} :: dawn (all senses)
alvorada {f} [military] :: reveille
Alvorada {prop} :: Alvorada (placename)
Alvorada de Minas {prop} :: Alvorada de Minas (placename)
Alvorada do Sul {prop} {f} :: Alvorada do Sul (town/and/municipality)
alvorecer {m} :: dawn (morning twilight period)
alvorecer {m} :: [figurative] dawn (the beginning of an event)
alvorecer {vi} :: [of the day] to dawn (to begin to brighten with daylight)
alvorôço {m} :: obsolete spelling of alvoroço
alvoroçado {v} :: past participle of alvoroçar
alvoroçando {v} :: gerund of alvoroçar
alvoroçar {vt} /aw.vo.ɾo.ˈsa(ʁ)/ :: to disturb; to agitate (to put into a state of turmoil)
alvoroçar {vp} :: to become agitated
alvoroço {m} /aɫ.vu.ˈɾ :: agitation; turmoil; bustle; ruckus (frenetic, chaotic activity)
alvorotar {v} /aw.vo.ɾo.ˈta(ʁ)/ :: alternative form of alvoroçar
alvoroto {m} :: alternative form of alvoroço
alvorôto {m} :: obsolete spelling of alvoroto
alvíssaras {fp} /aɫ.ˈvi.sɐ.ɾɐʃ/ :: reward given to someone bringing good news or something that was lost
alvíssaras {interj} :: glad tidings
alvíssimo {adj} :: very white or pure
alvura {f} :: whiteness (state of being white)
aléxico {adj} :: alexic (related to, or afflicted with alexia)
aly {adv} :: obsolete spelling of ali
Alytus {prop} {f} :: Alytus (county)
Alytus {prop} {f} :: Alytus (city/county capital)
alzheimer {m} :: clipping of mal de Alzheimer
a.m. {adv} :: a.m. (before noon)
Amã {prop} {f} :: Amã (capital city)
AM {prop} :: abbreviation of Amazonas (a Brazilian state)
ama {f} /ˈɐ.mɐ/ :: female nurse
ama {f} :: female housekeeper
ama {f} :: governess
-ama {suffix} /ˈɐ.mɐ/ :: forms nouns indicating a disorderly group or collection of the suffixed thing
amabilidade {f} :: amiability
amabilidade {f} :: kindness, kindliness
amaciado {v} :: past participle of amaciar
amaciando {v} :: gerund of amaciar
amaciante {m} :: fabric softener (a chemical agent used to prevent static cling and make fabric softer)
amaciar {v} :: to soften
amaciar {v} :: to smooth
ama de leite {f} :: alternative spelling of ama-de-leite
ama-de-leite {f} :: wet nurse (woman hired to suckle another woman’s child)
Amadeu {prop} {m} /ˌˈdew/ :: given name
amado {adj} /ɐˈmaðu/ :: beloved
amador {m} :: Amateur; Someone who is unqualified or insufficiently skillful
amador {m} [now rare] :: A lover of something
amador {adj} :: loving
amador {adj} :: voluntary
amadora {f} /ɐmɐˈðoɾɐ/ :: feminine noun of amador
Amadora {prop} {f} /ɐmɐˈðoɾɐ/ :: Amadora (city/and/municipality)
amadoramente {adv} :: amateurishly (in an amateurish manner)
amadorismo {m} :: amateurism (unprofessional pursuit of an activity)
amadurecer {v} /ɐmɐˌðuɾɨˈseɾ]/ :: ripen (to cause to mature; to make ripe)
amadurecimento {m} :: ripening
amadurecimento {m} :: maturation
amahuaca {m} :: Amahuaca (Panoan language spoken in Peru)
amahuaca {mf} :: member of the indigenous Amahuaca people of Peru
amainar {v} /ɐ.maj.ˈnaɾ/ :: to abate (to lessen in force)
amainar {v} :: to calm down (to become less excited, intense, or angry)
amalá {m} :: amala (thick paste made from yam skin)
Amalarico {prop} {m} :: historical given name
amaldiçoado {v} :: past participle of amaldiçoar
amaldiçoando {v} :: gerund of amaldiçoar
amaldiçoar {v} :: to curse, damn
Amalec {prop} {m} :: alternative form of Amaleque
Amaleque {prop} {m} [biblical character] :: Amalec (grandson of Esau)
amalequita {mf} [Christianity] :: Amalekite (descendent of the Biblical Amalek)
amalgamado {v} :: past participle of amalgamar
amalgamador {adj} :: amalgamative (that amalgamates)
amalgamador {m} :: amalgamator (one who amalgamates)
amalgamando {v} :: gerund of amalgamar
amalgamante {adj} :: amalgamative (that amalgamates)
amalgamação {f} :: amalgamation
amalgamar {v} :: to amalgamate
amalgamável {adj} :: amalgamable (capable of being amalgamated)
Amaltea {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Amalteia
Amalteia {prop} {f} [Greek mythology] :: Amalthea (goat or nymph who suckled Zeus)
Amalteia {prop} {f} [astronomy] :: Amalthea (third most distant moon Jupiter)
Amalthea {prop} {f} :: alternative form of Amalteia
Amaltheia {prop} {f} :: obsolete spelling of Amalteia
Amaltéia {prop} {f} :: obsolete spelling of Amalteia
amalucado {adj} :: crazy
amalucar {vt} :: to make somebody crazy
amalucar {vip} :: to go crazy
amamentação {f} :: breastfeeding
amamentar {v} /ɐˌmɐmẽˈtaɾ]/ :: breastfeed (feed a baby milk via the breasts)
amancebado {adj} :: shacked up (living together as lovers)
amancebando {v} :: gerund of amancebar
amancebar {vr} :: To live with a mistress orconcubine
Amanda {prop} {f} :: given name
amaneirar {vtp} /a.mɐ.ne(j).ˈɾa(ɾ)/ :: to start acting unnaturally, as if influenced by someone or something else
amaneirar {vt} :: to adapt or become used to
amanhã {adv} /a.mɐ.ˈɲɐ̃/ :: tomorrow (in the day after today)
amanhã {m} :: tomorrow (the day after today)
amanhã {m} :: [figurative] tomorrow; the future
amanhado {v} :: past participle of amanhar
amanhando {v} :: gerund of amanhar
amanhar {v} :: to arrange, prepare
amanhecer {vi} /ɐ.ˌmɐ.ɲɨ.ˈseɾ/ :: [usually, impersonal] to dawn (to begin to brighten with daylight)
amanhecer {vi} :: [with an adverb phrase] to be in a given place or condition when the day dawns
amanhecer {m} :: dawn (the morning twilight period)
amanhã é outro dia {proverb} :: tomorrow is another day (a phrase indicating that tomorrow will bring new opportunities)
amanita {mf} :: amanita (any mushroom of the genus Amanita)
amanita mata-moscas {mf} :: fly agaric (Amanita muscaria, a poisonous mushroom)
amanitina {f} [protein] :: amanitin (deadly amatoxin found in Amanita phalloides)
amansador {adj} /ɐmɐ̃sɐˈðoɾ/ :: taming
amansador {m} :: tamer
amansar {v} /ɐmɐ̃ˈsaɾ/ :: to tame
amansar {v} :: to calm, to still, to hush
amansar {v} :: to soften, to temper
amantadina {f} [pharmaceutical drug] :: amantadine (drug used in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease)
amante {adj} /ɐ.ˈmɐ̃.tɨ/ :: loving
amante {mf} :: lover
amanteigado {adj} /a.ˌmɐ̃.te(j).ˈɡa.du/ :: buttery (made with or tasting of butter)
amanteigado {adj} :: buttery (resembling butter in some way)
amanteigar {vt} :: to butter (to spread butter on)
amanuense {mf} :: amanuensis (one employed to take dictation)
amanuense {mf} :: amanuensis (a clerk, secretary or stenographer)
Amapá {prop} {m} /ɐ.mɐ.ˈpa/ :: Amapá (state)
amapaense {adj} :: Of or pertaining to Amapá
amapaense {mf} :: Someone from Amapá
Amaporã {prop} /ˈɾɐ̃/ :: Amaporã (town/and/municipality)
amar {vt} /ɐ.ˈmaɾ/ :: To love, to have great affection for
amar {vi} :: To have the ability to love, to feel love
Amara {prop} {f} :: given name
Amara {prop} {f} :: Amara (city)
Amaral {prop} {mf} /ɐ.mɐ.ˈɾaɫ/ :: surname
Amaral Ferrador {prop} :: Amaral Ferrador (placename)
amarantáceo {adj} [botany] :: amarantaceous (pertaining to or resembling the family Amaranthaceae of plants)
Amarante {prop} {f} /ɐmɐˈɾɐ̃t(ɨ)/ :: Amarante (city/and/municipality)
Amarante {prop} {mf} :: surname
amaranto {m} :: amaranth (herb)
amarelado {adj} :: Somewhat yellow; yellowish
amarelamento {m} :: yellowing (the process of becoming yellow)
amarelaço {adj} :: alternative form of amarelado
amarelar {vt} /ɐ.mɐ.ɾɨ.ˈlaɾ/ :: yellow (to become yellow or more yellow)
amarelar {vi} :: yellow (to cause to become yellow or more yellow)
amarelar {v} [slang] :: chicken out (shy away from a daring task)
amarelento {adj} :: yellowish (somewhat yellow)
amarelinha {f} :: hopscotch (child’s game)
amarelo {adj} /ɐ.mɐ.ˈɾɛ.lu/ :: yellow in colour
amarelo {adj} [dated, of a person] :: Oriental (of East Asian descent)
amarelo {adj} [of a smile] :: wry; forced; unnatural
amarelo {m} :: yellow (the colour)
amarelo {m} [dated] :: Oriental (a person of East Asian descent)
amarelo {m} [historical, syndicalism] :: a member of syndicalist movements that sought government assistance
amarelo {m} [rare] :: egg yolk (the yellow part of the egg)
amarelo {m} [tincture] :: or
amarelão {adj} :: augmentative of amarelo
amarelão {adj} [slang] :: yellow; cowardly (lacking courage)
amarelão {m} [uncountable] :: ancylostomiasis (hookworm infection)
amarelão {m} [slang] :: chicken; coward
amarelo-banana {m} :: banana (a shade of yellow like that of banana skin)
amarelo-banana {adj} :: banana in colour
amarelo-canário {adj} :: canary (of a light yellow colour)
amarelo-canário {m} :: canary (colour)
amarelo de antimónio {m} [European orthography] :: Naples yellow (a yellow pigment, lead(II) antimonate)
amarelo de Nápoles {m} :: Naples yellow (a yellow pigment, lead(II) antimonate)
amarelo-limão {m} :: citron (a greenish yellow colour)
amarelo-mostarda {adj} :: mustard (of the colour of mustard)
amarelo-mostarda {m} :: mustard (colour)
amarelo Nápoles {m} :: alternative form of amarelo de Nápoles
amarena {f} :: sour cherry (fruit)
Amares {prop} /ɐˈmaɾɨʃ/ :: Amares (village/and/municipality)
amareto {m} :: alternative spelling of amaretto
amaretto {m} :: amaretto (a sweet almond-flavoured liqueur)
amargamente {adv} /ɐ.maɾ.ɣɐ.ˈmẽ.tɨ/ :: bitterly (causing painful emotions)
amargar {v} /a.maɾ.ˈɡa(ɾ)/ :: to embitter (to cause to have an acrid taste)
amargar {v} [figurative] :: to cause sorrow or grief
amargar {v} [figurative] :: to wallow in sorrow or grief
amargar banco {v} [idiomatic, rare, sports] :: ride the pine (to sit on the bench, to not be used in a game)
amargo {adj} /ɐ.ˈmaɾ.ɣu/ :: referring to an unpleasant taste
amargo {adj} :: bitter, acrid
amargo {adj} :: with little or no sugar
amargo {adj} :: acid, spicy
amargo {adj} [figurative] :: sad, gloomy, sor