do

Listen:
 /duː/


Para o verbo: "to do"

Pretérito Passado did
Particípio passado: done

WordReference English-Portuguese Dictionary © 2017:

Traduções principais
InglêsPortuguês
do v auxauxiliary verb: Helping verb--for example, "She is running." "It has been lost." (used to form question)- v aux
 Do you know where the dog is?
 Você sabe onde está o cachorro?
do v auxauxiliary verb: Helping verb--for example, "She is running." "It has been lost." (used to form negative)- v aux
 I do not know.
 Não sei.
do v auxauxiliary verb: Helping verb--for example, "She is running." "It has been lost." (used for emphasis)mesmo adv
 Do come over for a visit! I do love you, honestly!
 Venha mesmo fazer uma visita! Eu amo você mesmo!
do,
do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(execute, carry out) (executar)fazer vt
 Just do your job.
 Faça o seu trabalho.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (perform)fazer vt
 What are you doing this afternoon?
 O que você vai fazer essa tarde?
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (create, make)fazer, criar vt
 As an artist he did fabulous things with scrap metal. What a lovely painting; did you do it?
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (carry out, attend to: task, job)dar um jeito expres v
 I'll do the dishes, since you cooked.
 Eu vou dar um jeito na louça já que você cozinhou.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (work as [sth] for a living)fazer vt
 What do you do for a living?
 O que você faz da vida?
do viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (fare, manage)ir v int
 How are you doing on that project?
 Como está indo com esse projeto?
do viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (progress)ir v int
 How are your kids doing in school?
 Como seus filhos estão indo na escola?
 
Traduções complementares
InglêsPortuguês
do nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (event)evento sm
  festa sf
 Jane bought a red dress for the big do.
do,
doh
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(first note of musical scale) (nota musical)sm
 The teacher sang 'do, re, mi' and then the children joined her.
do nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. abbreviation, informal (hairdo)penteado sm
 Sarah's work colleagues all admired her new do.
do viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (be satisfactory)servir v int
 Will this do for you, or should I work on it some more?
 Isto aqui serve para ti ou devo trabalhar nisto um pouco mais?
do viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (behave)fazer vt
 Do as I say, not as I do.
do viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (be in a stated condition)estar v lig
 Is she doing any better than yesterday?
do viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (suffice)ser satisfatório loc v
  servir vt
 Will decaf do, or should I go out and get some real coffee?
do viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (used in place of an earlier verb) (usado para substituir outro verbo)-
 We see things as you do.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (produce)fazer vt
 The dressmaker could do six dresses in a day.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (study)fazer vt
 We haven't done trigonometry yet.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (prepare)fazer vt
 Should I do the dinner tonight?
do,
do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
informal (play the role of) (representar papel)fazer vt
 I'm doing Lady Macbeth.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (theatre: present, perform)fazer vt
 We're doing Hamlet next.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (cook)fazer vt
 I'm going to do a roast this weekend.
do vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (hair: cut, style) (cabelo)cortar vt
  (cabelo)arrumar vt
 She's had her hair done into a bob.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (nails: manicure)fazer vt
 She spends half an hour doing her nails every day.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (write)fazer vt
 His next idea is to do a book on the history of Wimbledon.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (traverse, cover)fazer vt
 We did five hundred miles in two days.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (decorate)decorar vt
 They did the baby's bedroom in yellow, just in case.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (travel at a given speed)fazer vt
 They were doing thirty miles an hour when the other car struck them.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (travel, sightsee)visitar vt
 We're going to do the Riviera this summer.
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (act, take action)fazer vt
 Don't just sit there, do something!
do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (drugs: take) (drogas)tomar vt
 You're acting really strangely; have you been doing drugs?
do [sth] to [sth] vtr + prep (cause effect on)causar vt
  provocar vt
 That rugby game has done a lot of damage to the grass.
  Está faltando alguma coisa importante ? Notifique-nos a respeito de erros ou sugestões para que possamos aprimorar o nosso sistema.

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Formas compostas:
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able to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (can, capable of [sth])apto adj
  capaz adj
 Claire wasn't able to reach the jar on the top shelf.
about to do [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (on the point of doing)perto de loc adv
  a ponto de loc adv
 I was just about to step into the bath when the doorbell rang.
ache to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (yearn, long to do)ansiar vt
 When it's this cold, I ache to go to the Bahamas.
actuate [sb],
actuate [sb] to do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(motivate [sb] to do [sth])motivar vt
admonish [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (warn [sb] about doing [sth](formal)admoestar vt
  advertir vt
  aconselhar vt
 The judge admonished the witness to tell the truth.
advise [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (replace: advise [sb] to do [sth])aconselhar vt
 I advised him to eat before the flight.
afford to do [sth] vi + prep (have enough money)arcar vt
Nota: "Afford" in this sense usually follows a derivative of "can."
 Now that I'm unemployed I can't afford to go on holiday.
 Agora que estou desempregado não posso arcar com férias.
afford to do [sth] vi + prep figurative (be able to do)arcar vt
Nota: "Afford" in this sense usually follows a derivative of "can."
 The army cannot afford to fight on two fronts at once.
afford to do [sth] vi + prep figurative (risk)permitir vt
  arriscar vt
 He can't afford to let her speak badly of him.
afraid to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (hesitant)ter medo expres v
 I'm afraid to jump from the bridge into the river.
agree to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (consent)concordar em loc vt
 Olivia's parents agreed to let her go to the party.
aim to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (intend, aspire)intentar, tencionar vt
  planejar vt
 When I play, I aim to win.
 Quando eu jogo, eu planejo ganhar.
all you can do nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (your only recourse)a única coisa a fazer expres
  a única solução expres
  a única saída expres
 When something bad happens, all you can do is make the best of it.
all you can do nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (everything you are capable of)a única coisa a fazer expres
  a única solução expres
  a única saída expres
 All you can do is whine; you never fix your problems.
allow [sb],
allow [sb] to do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(let: [sb])permitir vt
  deixar vt
 Will your parents allow you to go to the dance?
 Seus pais vão permitir (or: deixar) que você vá ao baile?
allow [sth],
allow [sth] to do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(enable by neglect) (tornar possível por negligência)deixar vt
  permitir vt
 By not applying the handbrake, he allowed the car to roll down the hill.
allow me to do [sth] interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (offer)permita-me vt
 Miss, allow me to open the door.
anticipate [sth] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (expect)esperar vt
 The doctor anticipated the results of the blood work to arrive on Tuesday, but they were delayed.
anxious to do [sth] adj + prep (eager)ansioso adj
 The avid fans were anxious to meet their favorite author.
appeal to [sb] to do [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (ask) (implorar)rogar vt
 The Senator appealed to his fellow legislators to vote for more aid to the poor.
appear to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (seem to do)parecer vt
 Jenny appears to know what she's doing.
arrange to do [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (schedule)organizar v int
  marcar v int
 I haven't seen you in a very long time. We should arrange to do something.
arrange for [sb] to do [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (make preparations) (fazer preparações)providenciar v int
 They arranged for a babysitter to take care of the children.
 Eles providenciaram uma babá para tomar conta das crianças.
ask [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (request that [sb] do [sth])pedir vt
 My sister asked me to pass the salt.
aspire to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (aim to do [sth](almejar)aspirar vt
 I aspire to master at least one foreign language.
 Eu aspiro a dominar pelo menos uma língua estrangeira.
assent to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (consent, agree to do [sth])concordar vt
 She said that she had never assented to marry the man.
assign [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (charge with a task)encarregar de vt + prep
 They assigned Cheri to bake cookies for the luncheon.
attempt [sth],
attempt to do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(try)tentar vt
 I will attempt to talk to him on Monday.
 Tentarei conversar com ele na segunda-feira.
authorize [sb] to do [sth],
also UK: authorise [sb] to do [sth]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(permit officially to do)autorizar vt
 Marla authorized her assistant to file the papers with the city.
bachelor party (US),
stag night,
stag party,
stag do (UK),
buck's party (AU)
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(party for a husband-to-be)despedida de solteiro loc sf
 Bachelor parties tend to be wild and crazy. We're going to a nightclub for Simon's stag do.
 Despedidas de solteiro costumam ser uma loucura. Nós vamos pra uma boate para comemorar a despedida de solteiro do Simon.
bachelorette party (US),
hen night,
hen party,
hen do (UK)
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(party for a wife-to-be)chá de panela loc sf
badger [sb] into doing [sth],
badger [sb] to do [sth]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(pester to do [sth])atormentar vt
  atazanar vt
 My children badgered me into taking them to the playground.
be set to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be ready to: do [sth])estar pronto para expres v
 We were all set to leave, but Ann made us wait while she looked for her cell phone.
be to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be supposed to do [sth](prestes)estar para expres v
 Students, you're to arrive at 8:00 so that we can take a group photo.
be willing to do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (agree freely to)estar disposto a expres v
 I'm willing to finish the report myself, but you'll have to give me more time.
beckon [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (call, summon to do)chamar para vt + prep
 The king beckoned his servant to bring him a drink.
beg [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (plead with [sb] to do [sth])implorar vt
  pedir vt
 She begged her parents to buy her the toy.
begin to do [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (start: to do)começar vt
  iniciar vt
 The water began to boil in the pan.
beseech [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." literary (beg with [sb] to do)implorar, suplicar vt
  (formal)rogar vt
 The thief beseeched the king to spare him execution.
best able to do [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (most capable of)mais bem capacitado a expres
 The promotion should go to the one best able to handle the responsibility.
 A promoção deve ir para aquele mais bem capacitado a lidar com a responsabilidade.
bid (for/to do [sth]) viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (offer services)ofertar v int
 Three construction companies are bidding for the prestigious contract.
bid [sb] (to) do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." formal, dated (direct, command)mandar vt
 When your mother bids you tidy your room, do so.
bother to do [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (make an effort)preocupar-se v p
  dar-se ao trabalho loc vp
 He didn't bother to answer the email.
 Ele nem se preocupou em responder ao e-mail.
bothered to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (willing to make effort)disposto a adj + prep
 I'm trying to decide whether I can be bothered to get up today.
bound to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative (more than likely to do [sth](figurado)certo adj
 You left your wallet on the table; someone was bound to steal it.
bound to do [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." informal (likely or certain to)estar fadado loc adj
 That boy is so reckless, he's bound to end up in jail.
 O garoto é tão desleixado, ele está fadado a parar na cadeia.
bring [sb] to do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (compel)forçar vt
 I can't bring myself to see a film that's that violent.
 Eu não consigo me forçar a ver um filme violento.
but what can you do? exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." informal (expressing resignation) (informal: expressando resignação)mas fazer o quê expres
 The workers may object, but what can you do; the project has to be done on time.
calculated to do [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (intended)calculado para, planejado para adj + prep
can do interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (certainly) (com certeza)pode deixar expres
 “Could you move those chairs and tables for me, please?” - “Can do!”
cannot help but do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (find unavoidable)não poder deixar de notar expres
  não poder deixar de reparar expres
 I cannot help but notice the enormous coffee stain on the front of your white blouse.
 Não posso deixar de notar a enorme mancha de café na frente da sua blusa branca.
care to do [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be inclined)querer vt
  ter vontade expres v
 I don't really care to play golf today.
 Eu não quero jogar golfe hoje.
 Eu não tenho vontade de jogar golfe hoje.
careful to do [sth],
careful about doing [sth]
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(making sure to do [sth])cuidadoso adj
  cauteloso adj
 He was careful about mentioning his ex-girlfriend.
cause [sb/sth] to do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (prompt)causar vt
  ocasionar vt
 The cat ran out into the road, causing her to swerve and crash the car.
cease to do [sth] vi + prep (stop)parar de, deixar de v int + prep
challenge [sb] to do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (demand)desafiar vt
  exigir vt
 I challenge you to tell the truth!
champ at the bit to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (person: be impatient) (informal)não estar se aguentando loc verb
 I'm champing at the bit to go on my vacation.
charge [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (order)ordenar vt
  encarregar vt
 I charge you to look after the house properly while I am away.
choose to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (decide, prefer)decidir, resolver vt
 He chose to become an architect.
 Ele decidiu (or: resolveu) se tornar arquiteto.
claim to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (achievement, identity: assert)afirmar vt
  reclamar vt
  reivindicar vt
 Hyazinth claimed to be the heir to the English throne.
coach [sb] (to do [sth]) vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (sports: teach [sb])treinar vt
 He coached the boys to pass the ball better.
coach [sb] to do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (teach, assist)treinar, auxiliar vt
 The father coached the mother to breathe as she delivered the baby.
combine to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (unite to have an effect)combinar vt
command [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (order to do)comandar vt
  ordenar vt
 The general commanded the troops to attack.
committed to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (obliged)obrigado a expres v
 Rita was committed to speak at the conference that morning.
compel [sb],
compel [sb] to do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(force: [sb])obrigar, forçar vt
 The threat of being fired compelled Tricia to tell the truth about what she saw.
condescend to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (do [sth] demeaning)condescender v int
condition [sb],
condition [sb] to do [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(brainwash, affect behaviour)condicionar vt
 Politicians are conditioning the people to accept the policy.
 Os políticos estão condicionando as pessoas a aceitarem a política.
consent to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (agree to do [sth])consentir vt
 Ross consented to take a lie detector test.
conspire to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (plot together)conspirar v int
 The three conspired to steal the famous painting.
conspire to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (events: coincide) (figurado)conspirar v int
  combinar-se vp
 Events have conspired to keep us apart these past few months.
constrain [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (force, restrict [sb])restringir v int
 I would love to work abroad, but my family responsibilities constrain me to stay in this country.
constrained to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (forced to do [sth])coagido adj
  forçado adj
content to do [sth],
content with doing [sth]
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(satisfied)contente adj
 She was content to hear about his promotion.
contrive to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (find a way, arrange to do [sth](figurado)dar um jeito expres v
 They somehow contrived to arrive hours earlier than we did.
the cue for [sb] to do [sth] nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (signal, prompt to action) (pronto para agir)sinal sm
 When the hostess yawns, that is the cue for her guests to leave.
customary to do [sth] exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (normal procedure)habitual adj
 It is customary to tip 10-15% of the bill at restaurants.
damned if you do,
damned if you do and damned if you don't
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
figurative (in no-win situation) (figurado)em um beco sem saída expres
  (figurado, informal)ferrado se fizer expres
dare to do [sth],
also UK: dare do [sth]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(be brave enough)atrever-se vp
  ousar vt
 Not one of them dared to ride on the ghost train.
 Nenhum deles se atreveu a andar no trem fantasma.
dare to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be bold enough)atrever-se vp
  ousar vt
 If you dare to dream, anything is possible.
 Se você se atreve a sonhar, qualquer coisa é possível.
dare to do [sth],
also UK: dare do [sth]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(be impudent enough)atrever-se vp
  ousar vt
 I wouldn't dare to enter his office without knocking.
 Eu não me atreveria a entrar na sala dele sem bater.
dare [sb] to do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (challenge)desafiar vt
 I dared him to repeat the insult to my face.
 Eu o desafiei a repetir o insulto na minha cara.
dare not do [sth] v (lack courage of nerve to do [sth])não atrever-se loc vp
  não ter coragem loc vt
 She dared not ask for a raise for fear she would be yelled at by her boss.
decide to (do [sth]) vi + prep (resolve)decidir vt
 Lucy decided to do something about her messy hair.
 Luciana decidiu fazer algo a respeito do seu cabelo bagunçado.
decline to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (refuse to do)recusar-se vp
 I don't know why John has still got a job when he declines to do any work!
defy [sb/sth] to do [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (challenge)desafiar vt
 I defy you to tell the difference between these two products.
demand to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (insist on doing [sth])exigir vt
 I demand to see the manager!
desirable to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (course of action: recommended)recomendável adj
 It might be desirable to clear up this mess before you make any more.
desperate to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (person: urgently wishing to do [sth])desesperado adj
 Gerald is desperate to find a job.
determine to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (resolve to do)determinar-se a vp + prep
 It was then that Julia determined to swim the English Channel.
determined to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (firmly resolved to)determinado a adj + prep
 Robert is determined to finish his work by Friday.
direct [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (command)mandar vt
  ordenar vt
 The man directed his children to clean the house.
directed to do [sth] adj + prep + vtr (instructed)orientado adj
 I was directed to fill out the form.
 Fui indicado a preencher o formulário.
discipline yourself,
discipline yourself to do [sth]
vtr + refltransitive verb and reflexive pronoun: Transitive verb with reflexive pronoun--for example, "Enjoy yourself." "They behaved themselves."
(train yourself to do [sth])disciplinar-se vp
 In order to do well in the marathon race, Frank had learned to discipline himself to hold a sustainable pace.
dispatch [sb] to do [sth],
despatch
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(employee: send to do)despachar vt
 Rose dispatched her assistant to deal with the delivery.
dispose [sb] to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (make inclined)tornar predisposto a expres
 Elizabeth was normally a peaceful person, but the nonsense she heard at the meeting disposed her to argue.
DIY nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK, colloquial, initialism (do-it-yourself)faça você mesmo expres
 I'm staying at home this weekend for a little DIY on the house.
do a bunk v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." UK, slang (run away)dar no pé loc vt
  fugir vt
do a double take v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (look surprised)surpreender-se vp
  espantar-se vp
 I did a double take when I saw Richard; he looks completely different without a beard!
do [sb] a favor,
do a favor for [sb] (US),
do [sb] a favour,
do a favour for [sb] (UK)
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
US (do [sth] kind) (pedido)fazer um favor expres
 Will you do me a favor and post this letter for me?
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Collocations: do your [homework, chores], the do's and don'ts of [office behavior, social interaction], do you [know, think, believe, remember, want], more...

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