WordReference English-Portuguese Dictionary © 2014:

Traduções principais/Principal Translations
meaning n (word) palavrasignificado sm
 importância, valorsignificado sm
 What is the meaning of 'lean'?
 Qual é o significado de "esguio"?
 * O nascimento de meu filho deu novo significado à minha vida.
meaning n (significance) significaçãosignificado sm
 He thought hard, trying to find the meaning of the puzzle clue.
 Ele pensou bastante, tentando descobrir o significado do indício.
meaning n (intent) intençãosentido, propósito sm
 motivoporquê sm
 I don't understand the meaning of his changed behaviour.
 Eu não entendo o sentido (or: propósito) da sua mudança de comportamento.
 
Traduções Adicionais/Additional Translations
meaning adj (intentioned)intencionado adj
 She is well-meaning, but can be a bit annoying.
meaning n (importance) importânciasignificado sm
 Events in Africa often have no meaning for people in India. It doesn't affect their lives at all.
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.

WordReference English-Portuguese Dictionary © 2014:

Formas compostas
accepted meaning significado reconhecido
deeper meaning n (subtext, greater significance) subtextosignificado profundo loc sm
 After becoming religious, Julie found deeper meaning in the most mundane of tasks.
double meaning n (ambiguity) ambiguidadeduplo sentido loc sm
 The sentence "Our eyes crossed when we met" contains a double meaning.
full of meaning adj (deeply symbolic or significant) significante, substancial, importante cheio de significado loc adj
 That song is full of meaning to me.
hidden meaning significado oculto
literal meaning n (strict, not figurative sense)sentido literal loc sm
 When people say they are dying to see you, they don't expect you to take the literal meaning.
new meaning n (enhanced or additional significance)novo sentido, novo significado loc sm
 The spoiled kid gave new meaning to the word "brat.".
strict meaning sentido estrito
  Is something important missing? Report an error or suggest an improvement.
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