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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 preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (similar to)  (similar)como conj
 Doesn't he look like Brad Pitt?
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
  igual a loc adj
 She talks like her brother does.
 Ela fala como o irmão dela.
 Ela fala que nem o irmão dela.
 Ela fala igual ao seu irmão.
like advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." slang (approximately)  (aproximadamente)mais ou menos loc adv
  aproximadamente adv
 He is like six feet tall.
 Ele tem mais ou menos uns seis pés de altura.
 Ele tem aproximadamente uns seis pés de altura.
like nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (type, sort)  (semelhante)tal pron
  coisa parecida loc sf
 The store sells chocolates, candies and the like.
 A loja vende chocolates, doces e tal.
 A loja vende chocolates, doces e coisas parecidas.
 
Traduções Adicionais/Additional Translations
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!" US slang (more or less, inexact quote)aproximadamente adv
 It is like five miles from here.
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
likes
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
informal (things liked)gostos sm pl
 She listed her likes and dislikes in the interview.
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." (indicative of)  (indicativo de)com cara de
 It looks like rain outside.
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?
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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Formas compostas
act like agir como
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 algo como
ape-like adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (resembling an ape)igual macaco loc adj
 Bigfoot is reported be an ape-like creature.
ape-like adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (imitating, copying)igual macaco loc adj
as often as you like tanto quanto você quiser
avoid [sb] like the plague v figurative, informal (stay away from [sb])fugir de alguém como o diabo da cruz loc vt
 Many teenagers avoid cleaning their room like the plague.
be just like you ser assim como você
be like vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (resemble)parecer-se com loc vp
 Michael is just like his father: he loves to play tennis.
do what you like faça o que você quiser
drink like a fish viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." expr (be an alcoholic)beber como um cossaco
 He may not be an alcoholic but he certainly drinks like a fish.
eat like a bird viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (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 sentir vontade de
feel like a million bucks viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." slang (feel good)  (sentir-se bem)sentir-se no topo do mundo loc vp
feel like doing [sth] v informal (be in the mood to do [sth])  (informal)estar disposto a fazer algo loc v int
fit like a glove viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." idiom (fit perfectly)  (servir perfeitamente)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.
just like tipo assim
  tipo como
  assim como
just like that daquele jeito
  assim à toa
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 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 como um homem
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 como um relógio
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 lightning como um trovão
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 como novo
like no other como nenhum outro
like nothing else como nada mais
like so desse jeito
  assim
like that assim
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.
look like [sb] parecer-se com alguém
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 de idéias similares
tell it like it is ser sincero
  contar a verdade
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