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InglêsPortuguês
like,
like [sb]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(find personable)gostar vt
 I like him. He seems like a good guy.
 Eu gosto dele. Ele parece ser um cara legal.
like,
like [sb]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(be romantically attracted to)gostar vt
 He really likes her a lot.
 Ele gosta muito dela.
like,
like [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(be fond of, have a taste for)gostar vt
 Do you like pizza?
 Tu gostas de pizza?
like [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (consider good)gostar vt
 I like that idea. Let's suggest it to the boss.
like doing [sth],
like to do [sth]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(activity: enjoy)gostar vt
 Liz likes cooking Thai food.
like preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." informal (in the same way as)como conj
  (coloquial)que nem loc conj
 She talks like her brother does.
 Ela fala como o irmão dela.
 Ela fala que nem o irmão dela.
like advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." US, slang (approximately, more or less) (gíria: mais ou menos)tipo adv
  uns adv
 He's like six feet tall.
 Ele tem tipo 1,8 metros de altura.
 Ele tem uns 1,8 metros de altura.
 
Traduções complementares
InglêsPortuguês
like adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (the same, identical)igual adj
  mesmo adj
 We always agree: We are of like mind.
like adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (similar)similar adj
  parecido adj
 We go to the theatre together as we have like tastes.
like adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (analogous, comparable) (análogo)similar adj
 Writing poems, odes, and like forms requires linguistic skills and imagination.
like advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." UK, regional, slang (as it were) (gíria)tipo assim loc adv
 But I really wanted that job, like.
like interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" slang (explaining attitude) (gíria)tipo assim loc adv
 He was, like, "I don't want to do that".
like nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (counterpart)equivalente sm
  parelho sm
 I don't think they have his like in any other firm.
like nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (equal)semelhante, igual sm
 He is the kindest man I know. I have never met his like.
like preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (typical of)como conj
 It was hot again today, like summer should be.
like preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (intensifier) (intensificador)como conj
 He ran like hell.
like preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." informal (such as) (tal como)como conj
 So you want a new challenge; like what? I visited many famous monuments on my trip to France, like the Eiffel Tower.
like,
like to,
like to do
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(desire, prefer) (desejar)gostar vt
 You can do what you like till I get home, then we are cleaning the house.
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InglêsPortuguês
act like vi + adv informal (behave as if)agir como se vi + adv
 She acts like she thinks she is the queen.
act like vi + prep (imitate)imitar vt
 Richard made everyone laugh by acting like a monkey.
and the like nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (and similar)e seus semelhantes expres
 There are a lot of waterfowl out on the lake -- mergansers, geese, coots, and the like.
anything like advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (at all like)nem um pouco parecido com loc adv + prep
  (formal)nada semelhante a loc adv + prep
 She doesn't look anything like her mother.
ape-like,
apelike
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(simian)simiesco adj
  símio adj
 Bigfoot is reported be an ape-like creature.
as often as you like advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (whenever you wish)sempre que quiser loc adv
  quando quiser loc adv
 Come and visit me as often as you like.
avoid [sb/sth] like the plague v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative, informal (stay away from)fugir como o diabo foge da cruz expr
 Many teenagers avoid cleaning their room like the plague.
 Muitos adolescentes fogem de limpar o quarto como o diabo foge da cruz.
be just like [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (be typical, expected of [sb](informal: algo esperado de alguém)ser típico de expres
 It's just like Alice to lock herself out of her own hotel room.
be like talking to a brick wall v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative, informal (not be listened to) (figurado)falar com as paredes
 Talking to Esther is like talking to a brick wall; neither one will listen!
 Falar com a Érica é como falar com as paredes; ela não ouve!
do what you like v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (do whatever you wish to do)faça o que quiser expres
 Since you've finished your work, do what you like for the rest of the day.
drink like a fish v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (be an alcoholic)beber como um gambá loc vint
 He may not be an alcoholic but he certainly drinks like a fish.
eat like a bird v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (consume little or in small amounts)comer igual um passarinho loc v int
  bicar a comida loc v int
 No wonder she's so skinny, she eats like a bird!
feel like [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (want to have)ter vontade de loc vt
 I feel like a cup of tea.
feel like [sth],
feel like doing [sth]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(want to do)ter vontade de loc vt
 I feel like going out for dinner tonight.
feel like [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (have sensation)ter a sensação de loc vt
 I feel like there are little ants running around on my skin.
feel like [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (give sensation)dar a impressão de loc vt
 It's really starting to feel like spring!
feel like [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (seem likely)parecer
 It feels like it's going to rain.
feel like a million bucks v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." US, figurative, slang (feel good) (figurado, gíria)sentir-se no topo do mundo loc vp
feel like yourself v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (feel normal)sentir-se normal loc vp
fight like cats and dogs v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (disagree ferociously)brigar como cão e gato expr
 Those three boys are always fighting like cats and dogs.
 Aqueles três garotos brigavam como cão e gato.
fit like a glove v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (fit perfectly)servir como uma luva loc v int
 I had to buy a replacement bumper for my car from a junk yard, but it fits like a glove.
flu-like adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (resembling influenza)parecido com gripe loc adj
 She had flu-like symptoms: a cough and a fever.
grow to like [sb] or [sth] v (come to appreciate [sb] or [sth])passar a gostar de loc vt
  começar a gostar loc vt
 Mangoes didn't appeal to me at first, but I've grown to like them.
I like you interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (I find you appealing)Gosto de você interj
 I like you. You seem like such a nice person.
I would like exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (polite form: I want) (forma polida)gostaria vt
 I would like you to be more involved in the community website. I would like the coq au vin, please.
just like preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." informal (very similar to) (muito parecido)igualzinho dim
  quase igual
 Amy has got a pair of shoes just like yours.
just like that advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (suddenly) (subitamente)de repente loc adv
  sem aviso loc sm
 One minute Lucy was here, then she disappeared – just like that!
like a bat out of hell advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (very fast) (muito rápido, veloz)como o diabo foge da cruz loc adv
  (velozmente)como quem vai tirar o pai da forca expres
 The cat ran into the house like a bat out of hell.
like a bolt of lightning advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (moving: fast)como um raio
 The winning horse shot out of the starting gate like a bolt of lightning.
like a fish out of water advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (out of place, out of one's element) (fora de seu elemento natural)como peixe fora d'água loc adv
 I always feel like a fish out of water at formal gatherings.
like a man advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in a masculine way)como um homem
 She walks like a man.
like a man advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal, figurative (with stoicism)como um homem
 Ben gritted his teeth and prepared to take his punishment like a man.
like a thief in the night advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (silently, stealthily) (silenciosamente, furtivamente)às furtadelas, a furto loc adv
 The fog crept down the valley like a thief in the night. The cat crept through the garden like a thief in the night.
like best vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (prefer overall) (preferir acima de tudo)gostar mais loc vt
 Reading detective novels is what I like best.
like better vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (prefer) (preferir)gostar mais de vt
 I cannot think of anything I like better, on a hot day, than a swim in the pool.
like clockwork exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (regularly, predictably) (de maneira regular, previsível)como um relógio expr
 The cat shows up like clockwork every time we eat fish. Like clockwork, my phone always rings as soon as I fall asleep.
like crazy advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (intensely or intensively) (intensamente, fortemente)como louco, como possesso loc adv
 I've been working like crazy all day - I need a beer!
like enough vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (have sufficient fondness for)gostar o bastante de loc vt
 I don't like this shirt enough to buy it, I'll buy a tie instead.
like enough advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." US, colloquial (probably) (coloquial)provavelmente adv
 My little sister will want to come with us, like enough.
like gold dust adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (rare, valuable)um achado adj
 Parking spaces are like gold dust in this city.
 Espaço para estacionar é um achado nessa cidade.
like greased lightning advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative (thing: moves fast)como um raio
  (como uma bala)bala sf
 A cheetah can move like greased lightning for short distances.
like lightning advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." figurative (fast)como um raio
 What a perfect name that sprinter Bolt has, for someone who runs like lightning!
like mad advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (furiously, intensely) (intensamente, fortemente)como louco, como possesso loc adv
 Susan had to scrub like mad to get the grass stains out of her pants. He was working like mad in order to meet the deadline.
like new advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in excellent condition)como novo
 Mending the shirt made it like new. A coat of paint and this room will look like new.
like new adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (in excellent condition)como novo
 I sent the watch to the makers for repairs, and now it's like new.
like no other advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (incomparably)como nenhum outro
 Her love for him was like no other.
like no other adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (incomparable, unique)como nenhum outro
 The Mona Lisa's smile is like no other.
like nothing else advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in a unique way)de maneira inigualável
 The sound of babies crying irritates me like nothing else.
like nothing else adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (unique)de maneira inigualável
 The train ride through the Swiss Alps was like nothing else.
like peas in a pod,
as alike as two peas in a pod
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
figurative (identical to one another) (figurado)tal e qual expres
  iguais adj
  cara de um, focinho de outro expres
  idênticos adj
 The two little girls were as alike as two peas in a pod.
like so advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in this manner)assim adv
 You just turn the door handle like so and the door should open.
like that advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in that way)assim adv
  desse jeito loc adv
 If you do it like that, you will only hurt yourself. If you translate the sentance like that, it's going to sound funny in the target language.
like this advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (thus, like so)assim, deste modo adv
  desta maneira loc adv
 We can't go on like this. If you do it like this, you'll get a better result.
not feel like vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (have no desire for [sth])não ter vontade de loc vt
 I don't feel like going out tonight.
not look like vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (bear no resemblance to)não se parecer com vp
 The beautiful girl does not look like the ugly witch.
nothing like preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (totally dissimilar to, completely unlike) (não parecido)totalmente diferente loc adj
 Chicken tastes nothing like shrimp.
of like mind adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (having similar opinions)de pensamento parecido loc adj
  de ideias similares loc adj
 I'm glad to know that we are of like mind on this topic.
run around like a headless chicken exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (to rush about in a disorganized way) (coloquial)correr pra lá e pra cá que nem barata tonta expres
smell like vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (have the same scent as) (ter o mesmo cheiro de)cheirar como vt
 These sweets smell like soap!
smoke like a chimney v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative, informal (be a compulsive smoker) (ser fumante compulsivo)fumar como uma chaminé expres v
  fumar como um dragão expres v
  (formal)fumar demais expres v
Sounds like fun interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (accepting a suggestion or invitation) (aceitar sugestão ou convite)Muito bom! interj
  Ótimo! interj
taste like vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (have the same flavour as) (ter o mesmo sabor de)ter gosto de loc vt
  ter sabor de loc vt
  parecer com loc vt
 They say that snake tastes like chicken.
tell it like it is v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (be honest and direct) (ser honesto e direto)ser sincero, dizer como as coisas são expres
  (gíria: ser honesto e direto)mandar a real expres
 Okay, I'll tell it like it is, but I don't think you'll like it.
very like preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (almost identical to) (quase idêntico a)muito parecido adj
  muito semelhante a adj
 One sparrow is very like another to human eyes.
very much like adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (similar to) (parecido com)muito parecido com adj
  muito semelhante a adj
whenever you like advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." informal (at a time that suits you) (na hora que você quiser)quando você quiser loc adv
 We can leave whenever you like.
work like crazy v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." slang (work extremely hard) (informal)trabalhar feito louco expres
  trabalhar demais expres
 We've worked like crazy to beat that nearly-impossible deadline you set.
work like mad v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." slang (work extremely hard) (informal)trabalhar feito louco expres
  trabalhar demais expres
 They were working like mad, trying to finish the stocktake before the shop opened in the morning.
would like v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (polite form of want) (forma polida)gostaria expres
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