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Traduções principais/Principal Translations
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (small: tennis, baseball)bola sf
 Throw me the ball.
 Jogue-me a bola.
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (large: basketball, football)bola de basquete loc sf
 He shot the ball in the final seconds of the game.
 Ele lançou a bola de basquete nos últimos segundos da partida.
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sphere)bola sf
 The cone had two balls of ice cream in it.
 A casquinha tinha duas bolas de sorvete.
ball
balls
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
slang (testicle)  (chulo)colhões sm pl
   (chulo)saco sm
 She grabbed him by the balls and squeezed.
 Ela o agarrou pelos colhões e apertou.
 Ela o agarrou pelo saco e apertou.
ball
balls
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
figurative, colloquial (courage)  (figurativo)peito sm
 I bet you don't have the balls to do it.
 Aposto que você não tem peito para fazer isso.
 
Traduções Adicionais/Additional Translations
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (cannonball)bala de canhão loc sf
 The naval frigate fired both ball and grapeshot at the sails of the enemy ship.
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (US football)  (de futebol americano)bola sf
 Start running and I'll throw the ball to you.
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (wool)novelo sm
 He knitted the ball of wool into a cap and mittens.
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (of the foot)planta do pé loc sf
 He stood on the balls of his feet, ready to move.
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (dance)baile sm
 She bought a formal dress for the Christmas Ball.
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bowling, billiards)bola sf
 He hit the cue ball as hard as he could.
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (game)  (jogo)bola sf
 Let's play ball - we should have started ten minutes ago!
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (baseball: not swung at)  (beisebol)bola fora loc sf
 The pitch was too high and was called a ball by the umpire.
ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (military: projectile)  (militar)bala sf
  projétil sm
 Old naval cannons shot iron balls.
ball vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." vulgar, slang (have sexual intercourse)fazer sexo loc vt
 The hot kisses made him want to ball her.
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Formas compostas
ball bearing rolamento de esfera
ball boy nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (tennis: boy who recovers balls out of bounds)  (tênis)apanhador de bolas loc sm
   (futebol)gandula smf
 The ball boys dart out from the sidelines to take stray balls off the tennis court.
ball boy nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (baseball: boy who recovers foul balls)  (beisebol)apanhador de bolas loc sm
ball club campo de baseball
ball game nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sport: game played with a ball)  (esporte)jogo de bola loc sm
 We all stood up during the seventh inning stretch and sang "Take Me Out To The Ball Game".
ball game nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. colloquial, US (a situation)  (cenário)jogo de bola loc sm
 That puts matters in a different light. It's a brand new ball game now.
ball joint nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (structure: movable connection)  (estrutura)junta esférica loc sf
 I need to replace my ball joints but finding replacement parts is difficult for a car that old.
ball joint nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bones: movable articulation)  (ossos)junta articulada, articulação esferoide loc sf
  rótula sf
ball lightning nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (ball-shaped lightning)raio globular loc sm
ball of fire nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. literal (fireball)bola de fogo loc sf
 We heard the explosion, then saw a great ball of fire shooting to the sky.
 The propane tanker exploded into a great ball of fire.
ball of fire nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (dynamic person)  (gíria, pessoa dinâmica)foguete sm
 My aunt is always busy; she's a real ball of fire.
ball of thread nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (thin fibre wound into a ball)novelo sm
 It's hard to crochet when the kitten keeps playing with the ball of thread.
ball of wax nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US, slang (everything)  (gíria, tudo)rolo todo sm
 Give me a shampoo, haircut, permanent, and facial; I want the whole ball of wax.
ball of yarn nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (wool, etc., wound into a ball)novelo de lã loc sm
 My kitten loves to play with a ball of yarn.
ball up vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." US, slang (make a mess of)  (fazer uma confusão)enrolar-se vp
  entrar numa fria loc vt
 I've really balled up my computer this time; I'll have to call tech support.
beach ball bola de praia
behind the eight ball em uma situação difícil
bowling ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (large ball used in ten-pin bowling)bola de boliche
 The bowling ball was so heavy I thought I would drop it on my toes.
bowling ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (small ball used in lawn bowls)bola de boliche de grama
charity ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (formal dance for charitable cause)baile de caridade loc sm
 The police held a charity ball to raise money for the local orphanage.
cotton ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (ball of cotton wool)chumaço de algodão loc sm
  bolinha de algodão loc sf
 I use a cotton ball to apply nail polish remover.
croquet ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sport: wooden ball used in croquet)  (esporte)bola de cróquete loc sf
 Thelma used her mallet to send the croquet ball flying over the fence!
crystal ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (glass ball used to predict future)bola de cristal loc sf
 The fortune-teller gazed into the crystal ball.
cue ball   (bilhar)bola branca
  a bola da vez
drop the ball perder uma oportunidade
foul ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (baseball: ball hit lines designating width of field)  (beisebol)bola fora de campo loc sf
 It appeared to be a home run, but the umpire ruled that it was a foul ball.
golf ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (small white ball used in golf)bola de golfe loc sf
 When he went golfing he hit the golf ball into the water.
have a ball viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (enjoy oneself immensely)  (divertir-se muito)divertir-se à larga loc vp
 Thank you for a wonderful party; we all had a ball!
juggling ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (soft ball used for juggling)bola de malabarismo
 The clown dropped the juggling ball.
jump ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (basketball: ball thrown between opposing players to start play)  (basquete)bola presa
 As the two players were struggling to gain possession of the ball, the referee called a jump ball.
masked ball baile de máscaras
masquerade ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (masked dance)baile de máscaras loc sf
 For New Year's the Smiths held a masquerade ball at their country home.
medicine ball nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (ball used in weight training)  (bola para exercícios de condicionamento físico)bola de ginástica loc sf
 The physical therapist had her use a medicine ball to strengthen her abdomen.
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