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InglêsPortuguês
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (from higher to lower)para baixo loc adv
Nota: A preposição "down" (para baixo) é explícita em inglês; em português, está geralmente implícita, como no verbo "descer".
 He climbed down from the tree.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Venha para baixo. Desça daí.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (on the bottom)no fundo loc adv
 There's a house down there in the valley.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (away from here)lá fora loc adv
 Are you coming down to the pub with us?
down preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (from higher to lower place)para baixo loc adv
 They walked down the mountain.
down preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (further along)adiante adv
 The restaurant is just down the street.
down preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (near body of water)abaixo prep
 They live about 20 miles down river.
down preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (throughout: years, ages, etc.)durante adv
 Philosophers have sought answers down the ages.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (southward)ao sul loc adv
  para baixo loc adv
 We're going down to Italy for our holidays this year.
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (lower)em queda loc adj
 The price of oil is down this week.
 O preço do petróleo está em queda esta semana.
 
Traduções complementares
InglêsPortuguês
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (level: reduced)reduzido adj
 The water level is down. We should add some more.
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative, informal (sad or depressed)deprimido, abatido adj
 I feel a little down, but I'll be alright.
 Estou um pouco deprimido, mas ficarei bem.
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (to the south)para o sul loc adv
 They're down on the south coast all week.
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (American football: stopped) (futebol americano)acabado adj
 The referee declared the ball down.
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (sports: behind in score) (esporte)abaixo adj
 The Danish team is down ten points.
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." UK (trains: away from capital)para o interior loc adj
 The down train leaves from this platform.
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (not working, out of order)fora do ar loc adj
  inoperante adj
 The server's down. You'll have to try again later.
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (learned)decorado, memorizado adj
 Have you got your lines down for the school play yet?
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (gambling: with losses of)perdido adj
 I'm down three hundred dollars.
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." informal (finished)terminado adj
 We've got three reports down, one to go!
down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (crossword puzzles: vertical) (palavra cruzada)vertical adj
 I can't work out the answer to 7 down.
down with [sth] adj + prep US, informal (ill, sick)adoentado adj
 She's down with the flu and can't come to the party.
 Ela está adoentada por causa da gripe e não poderá vir à festa.
down to [sth],
down to [sb]
adj + prep
informal (determined by [sth], [sb])por conta de loc conj
 Whether he goes free or not is down to the judge's decision.
 Se ele sairá livre ou não, está por conta da decisão do juiz.
down to [sth] adj + prep (left with only [sth])sobrar vt
 We're down to the last of the coffee, so could you buy some more while you're out?
 Nos sobrou apenas um resto de café, você pode comprar mais quando estiver fora?
down to [sth/sb] adj + prep informal (caused by)causado adj
 The accident was entirely down to driver error.
down with [sth],
down with doing [sth],
down to do [sth],
down for [sth],
down for doing [sth]
adj + prep
slang (keen to do [sth])disposto adj
  a fim de loc prep
 Sure, I'm down for going hiking this weekend.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (written)por escrito loc adv
 Have you got that down yet?
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (sitting or lying)em posição deitada loc adv
  em posição sentada loc adv
 I put her down for her nap.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to lower value) (cair o valor)abaixo adv
  em declive loc adv
 Prices have come down in recent weeks.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (reduced: in volume, amount, etc.)reduzido adj
 We've got our luggage down to one suitcase each.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (time: earlier to later) (tempo)até aqui, até o momento loc adv
 Language changes down through the ages.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to lesser strength) (aguado)fraco adj
 The beer tastes watered down.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (cash payment)de entrada loc adv
 How much money can you put down?
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (into submission) (na expressão ''shout down'')mediante gritos loc adv
 He shouted down his opponent.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (fixed state)de modo fixado loc adv
 The antenna was tied down with ropes.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to the source)na origem, na fonte loc adv
 He tracked down his natural father.
down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (suppressed)de modo suprimido loc adv
 He choked down his emotions.
down interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (command to a dog)deita!, senta! interj
 Down, boy! Get back to your kennel.
down nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bird: soft feathers)penugem sf
  pena sf
 These pillows are filled with goose down.
 Esses travesseiros têm penugem de ganso como enchimento.
 Esses travesseiros têm pena de ganso como enchimento.
down nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (person: soft hair)penugem sf
  buço sm
 He was sixteen and had down on his chin.
down nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (botany: fuzz)pelo sm
 Peaches have a layer of down on their skin.
the downs nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." UK (rolling country)relva, pastagem sf
 Sheep were grazing on the downs.
down preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." UK, informal (at, to)em, no prep
 Were you down the pub last night?
down viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (fall)descer v int
 The road ups and downs all the way to the sea.
down [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (drink)beber vt
 He downed his beer and left.
down [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (shoot from the sky)abater, derrubar vt
 They downed a helicopter with just a rifle.
down [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (subdue)derrubar vt
 That wrestler could down anyone in thirty seconds.
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bear down on [sth/sb] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (push, press on)pressionar vt
 Bear down on the pen to make clear carbon copies.
bear down on [sb/sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] UK (rush towards)avançar sobre expres
 The truck came bearing down on the brothers as they were crossing the street.
bear down on [sb] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] figurative (weigh heavily upon)cair sobre expres
 The weight of Emma's financial worries were bearing down on her.
beat down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (sun: shine brightly and hot) (sol)estar a pino expr
 The sun was beating down on our backs.
beat down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (rain: pour heavily)chover a cântaros expr
 The rain beat down so hard on the apple tree that in the morning half of the apples were on the ground.
beat [sb] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." informal, figurative (negotiate lower price from)regatear, pechinchar vt
 Amy beat the seller down to £20 for the vase.
bed down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (go to bed)ir para a cama, ir dormir loc verb
 I usually bed down at about eleven o'clock.
bed [sb] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (provide bed for)pôr na cama, pôr para dormir loc verb
 Emily fed, bathed, and bedded down the children.
blow [sth] down,
blow down [sth]
vtr + adv
(wind: knock over)derrubar vt
  soprar vt
 The wind blew down our swing set and shade umbrella.
blow me down interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (expressing amazement)Me deixa sem palavras! interj
 Well, blow me down! You won the lottery!
bog [sth] down,
bog down [sth]
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
informal, usu passive (vehicle: mire)atolar, afundar v int
 The jeep got bogged down in a huge mud puddle.
boil down to [sth] vi phrasal + prep figurative, informal (be essentially) (ser essencialmente)resumir-se a, reduzir a
 What it all boils down to is, a failure to plan.
bolt [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (fasten)parafusar, aferrolhar vt
 Bolt down that metal plate so that it doesn't vibrate.
bolt [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." slang, figurative (eat quickly) (gíria)engolir vt
 Jerry was late for class, so he bolted down his breakfast.
bow down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (bend, kneel in respect)curvar-se vp
 She was asked to bow down in front of a statue of their god.
bow down before [sb] vi phrasal + prep literal (bow in deference to)curvar-se perante vp + prep
 It is customary to bow down before the Emperor of Japan.
bow down before [sb] vi phrasal + prep figurative (show deference to)curvar-se perante vp + prep
 He is so arrogant that he thinks everyone should bow down before him.
break down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (machine: stop working)quebrar v int
Nota: The single-word form is used when the term is a noun.
 The car broke down on the way home.
break down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." figurative (person: cry) (figurado)desmoronar, desabar v int
  ter uma crise expres v
 Stella broke down when the police told her about her husband's accident.
break down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." figurative (collapse, become weak) (figurado)fracassar v int
  (figurado, informal)ir por água abaixo expres v
  (figurado)cair por terra expres v
 The union called a strike after talks broke down over retirement benefits.
break [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (door, wall: knock down)derrubar vt
 The police broke down the door when they raided the house.
break [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (substance: disintegrate)decompor vt
 Stomach acid breaks down food during digestion.
break [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." figurative (analyze)decompor vt
  dividir vt
 We can break down the process into a number of separate stages.
break down and cry v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (burst into tears) (figurado)romper em lágrimas, acabar-se em lágrimas expres v
 Helen broke down and cried when she heard the sad news.
bring [sb/sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." informal, figurative (cause demise)derrubar vt
bring [sb] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." US, slang, figurative (make sad)entristecer vt
 If you keep criticizing Michael, you'll just bring him down.
 Se você continuar a criticar o Miguel, só vai entristecê-lo.
buckle [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." informal (fasten: shoe, seatbelt)afivelar, atar vt
 Will you please buckle down the car seat so it doesn't move around?
buckle down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." informal, figurative (set to work)botar mãos à obra expres
 I've got to buckle down and finish planting the vegetable seeds.
buckle down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." informal, figurative (work diligently)empenhar-se, aferrar-se vp
 I have to buckle down and finish this term paper.
burn down vi + adv (be destroyed by fire) (em incêndio)ser destruído loc verb
 The factory burnt down in a fire that killed 11 workers.
burn [sth] down vtr + adv (destroy by fire) (com incêndio)destruir vt
 A fire burnt the hotel down.
button-down shirt nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (shirt with buttons on ends of collar)camisa de botões loc sf
 He's always neatly dressed in a freshly-pressed suit and a button-down shirt.
Calm down! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (don't panic) (não entre em pânico)acalme-se vp
 Calm down! The matter has been resolved.
 Acalme-se! O problema já foi resolvido.
calm down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (become calmer)acalmar-se vp
calm [sb] down,
calm down [sb]
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
(make calmer)acalmar vt
 She gave the baby a bottle to calm him down.
 Ela deu uma mamadeira ao bebê para acalmá-lo.
change down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (vehicle: shift to lower gear) (baixar a marcha do carro)reduzir v int
chop [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (tree: fell, cut down) (árvore)cortar vt
 Pioneers would chop down trees to build their homes.
clamp down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." figurative (be strict, enforce rules)reprimir vt
  combater com força loc vt
 There is a big problem with dangerous driving on this stretch of road, but the police are clamping down.
clamp down on [sth/sb] vi phrasal + prep figurative (be strict, enforce rules)reprimir vt
  combater com força loc vt
 The city is clamping down on gang violence.
climb down [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (descend by grasping)descer vt
 She managed to climb down the mountain to fetch help for her injured friend.
 Ela conseguiu descer da montanha para buscar ajuda para sua amiga ferida.
climb down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (descend [sth] by grasping)descer vt
 If the cat climbed up the tree, I'm sure he can climb down.
 Se o gato subiu na árvore, tenho certeza que ele consegue descer.
climb down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." UK, figurative (accept defeat)despedir-se, demitir-se vp
 There was a public outcry at the proposals and the government was forced to climb down.
 Houve um protesto público sobre as propostas e o governo foi forçado a despedir-se (or: demitir-se).
close down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (business: cease trading) (negócios)fechar v int
 When the doctor was killed, the clinic was forced to close down.
 Quando o médico foi morto, a clínica se viu obrigada a fechar.
close [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (prevent [sth] from operating) (negócios)fechar vt
 The Women's Anti-Exploitation League vowed to close down the porno shop.
 A Liga Contra a Exploração das Mulheres jurou fechar a loja de pornô.
closed down adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (gone out of business)encerrado adj
  fechado adj
collapse down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (dismantle or disassemble)desmantelar-se vp
collapse down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (cause to fold together)dobrar, fechar vt
come down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (descend)descer vt
 Go upstairs and tell your sister to come down for dinner.
come down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (structure: collapse)vir abaixo loc vt
  desmoronar v int
 After the wrecking ball hit the side of the building it came down quickly.
come down [sth] vi + prep (descend)descer de vt
 An avalanche prevented them from coming down the mountain.
 Uma avalanche os impediu de descerem da montanha.
come down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." slang, figurative (cease to be high on drugs) (gíria: drogas)passar o efeito loc vt
 That weed was so good that it took me 3 hours to finally come down.
come down in price v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (become less expensive)baixar o preço expres v
  ficar barato expres v
 That computer will come down in price when a faster model becomes available.
come down on [sb] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] figurative, informal (punish)cair matando loc vt
 The teacher came down on him for his repeated absence.
 A professora caiu matando nele por suas faltas recorrentes.
come down on [sb/sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (collapse)descer sobre, cair sobre loc vt
 The bedroom ceiling came down on us during the hurricane.
 O teto do quarto desceu sobre (or: caiu sobre) nós durante o furacão.
come down to vtr phrasal 3-part (be essentially) (ser essencial)resumir-se a vp
come down to earth v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (be realistic) (ser realista)voltar à realidade expres v
 He came down to earth with a real bump when he was forced to get his first job.
come down with [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] figurative, informal (fall ill) (informal - passar mal)cair de cama expres
 I've just come down with a cold.
cool down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (become less hot)resfriar, esfriar v int
 Give the cookies ten minutes to cool down.
crash down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (collapse, fall)desabar v int
 After they detonated the explosives, the old bridge crashed down into the ravine.
crouch down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (squat, hunker)agachar-se vp
 I crouched down to hide behind the low wall.
cut down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (reduce consumption) (consumo)reduzir vt
 If you can't give up smoking altogether, you should at least try to cut down.
cut [sth] down,
cut down [sth]
vtr + adv
(tree: fell) (árvore)derrubar vt
 It's a pity that they cut down that old tree.
cut [sb] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." figurative (kill, strike down) (figurado:matar, eliminar)eliminar v int
 Many soldiers were cut down by enemy fire.
cut [sb/sth] down to size exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (criticize, find faults) (criticar, achar defeitos)criticar vt
 Rick was cocky at first, but his new teammates cut him down to size.
deep down advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (inwardly or intimately)no fundo loc adv
 She looks happy but deep down she is very lonely.
deep down in his heart advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (his conscience)no fundo do coração loc adv
 Deep down in his heart he knew what he had done was wrong.
die down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (diminish, subside)diminuir vt
 The shouting died down when the rock star began singing.
double down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." US (blackjack: double the bid) (aposta)dobrar v int
double down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." figurative, US (make twice the effort)dobrar o esforço loc v int
double down on [sth] vi phrasal + prep figurative, US (be twice as focused or intense about [sth])redobrar v int
down at heel,
down-at-heel
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
figurative (shabby and worn)desgastado adj
  em farrapos loc adj
down at heel,
down-at-heel
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
figurative (person: dressed shabbily) (pessoa)desarrumado adj
  (figurado)andrajoso, maltrapilho adj
down below advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative, informal (in Hell)inferno sm
 They should send these evil people down below.
down below advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." euphemism (in the genital area) (órgãos genitais)lá embaixo adv
 Harry's been suffering from problems down below.
down in the dumps,
in the dumps
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
figurative, informal (miserable) (gíria, figurado: miserável)na fossa, de bode expres
  triste, deprimida adj
 Kate has been down in the dumps since failing her exam.
down market,
downmarket,
down-market
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(for low-income consumers) (para consumidores de baixa renda)de segunda loc adj
  popular adj
 She found it humiliating to have to buy downmarket products when she was used to luxury goods.
down payment,
downpayment
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(sum paid in advance) (de prestação)entrada sf
 If you want that home loan, you will have to provide a 20% down payment.
 Se quiser aquele empréstimo imobiliário, você precisará dar uma entrada de 20%.
down south advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (any country: in the south)no sul loc adv
 Down south in India is the ancient trading port of Cochin.
Down the hatch! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" slang (drinks toast)Um brinde! interj
  Tim tim! interj
 Down the hatch, everybody!
down the line advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative, informal (in the future)no futuro loc adv
  mais para a frente loc adv
down the line advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (to the next person or people) (a próxima pessoa numa fila)o seguinte, o próximo loc adv
down the road advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative, informal (in the future)no futuro loc adv
  daqui a algum tempo loc adv
 We're planning to have kids somewhere down the road, maybe in five years or so.
down the road advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (further along the street)à frente loc adv
 This is number 17 Main Street; number 25's down the road in that direction.
down there advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in that lower place)lá embaixo loc adv
 I don't want to go down there; the basement looks scary!
down there advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative, euphemism (in or to Hell) (figurado: inferno)lá embaixo loc adv
down there advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative, euphemism (in genital area) (figurado: partes íntimas)lá embaixo loc adv
down time nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (break, inactive period) (período inativo)descanso sm
 His job's so demanding these days that he hardly has any down time at all.
down to earth,
down-to-earth
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(sensible)com os pés no chão loc adj
Nota: Hyphens are used when the term is an adjective that precedes the noun
 Marilyn's a very down-to-earth person: she'll be a great asset in the coming crisis.
down to earth advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative (to reality)com os pés no chão loc adj
 Telling her I was broke brought her quickly back down to earth and stopped her spending sprees.
down under advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (in, to Australia, New Zealand) (na Austrália ou Nova Zelândia)lá embaixo loc adv
 I'm moving to start a new life down under.
 Eu estou me mudando para começar uma nova vida lá embaixo.
down-and-out,
down and out
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
informal (person: destitute)na rua, sem teto loc adj
Nota: hyphen omitted when term is not before the noun
 When we met Rick again some years later, he was down-and-out and couldn't help us.
 Quando encontramos Ricardo de novo, ele estava na rua (or: sem teto) e não pôde nos ajudar.
down-and-out nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (destitute person)sem-teto sm
down-facing arrow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (downward-pointing symbol)seta para baixo loc sf
Down's nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. abbr, informal (Down's syndrome: chromosome abnormality) (doença)Síndrome de Down sm
Down's syndrome,
also US: Down syndrome
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(chromosome abnormality)síndrome de Down loc sf
 My brother was born with Down's syndrome.
drag [sb] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." figurative (demoralize)deixar para baixo expres
 His attitude is dragging the rest of us down.
drag [sth] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." figurative (lower the status, reputation of) (a reputação)estragar vt
 Marrying that reprobate will certainly drag down her reputation.
dress down vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (wear casual clothes)vestir informalmente loc vt
 We can dress down tonight because the wedding is going to be very informal.
dress [sb] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." US, informal (scold)dar uma bronca loc vt
dressing down nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (casual clothes)vestir-se de forma simples expres
 In many industries, dressing down is the new norm.
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