brincadeira

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • brinks (Internet slang, only used for the interjection)

Etymology[edit]

Brincar (to play) +‎ -deira

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /bɾĩ.kɐ.ˈðɐj.ɾɐ/
  • Hyphenation: brin‧ca‧dei‧ra

Noun[edit]

brincadeira f (plural brincadeiras)

  1. joke; prank
    Brincadeira!
    Just kidding!
    Foi uma brincadeira.
    It was a joke.
  2. banter
  3. frolic
  4. game
    Era uma brincadeira de criança.
    It was child's play.

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:brincadeira.

Synonyms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

brincadeira

  1. just kidding

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:brincadeira.