peia

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese, from Vulgar Latin *pedea, from Latin pēdica.

Noun[edit]

peia f (plural peias)

  1. fetter (object used to bind a person or animal by its legs)
  2. (figuratively) fetter (anything that restricts or restrains)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (fetter): trava
  • (anything that restricts or restrains in any way): grilhões