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boca sfmouth nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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ring n (gas burner)  (queimador de fogão)boca sf
 Place the saucepan on the ring and heat gently for five minutes.
mouth n (opening in the head)boca sf
 He opened his mouth for the dentist.
 Ele abriu a boca para o dentista.
mouth n figurative (dependent: family member)  (fig, dependentes)boca sf
  filho sm
 I have five mouths to feed.
mouth n (source of speech)boca sf
 If you don't close your mouth, I'll just ignore you.
mouth n (spout, opening of a receptacle)boca sf
  bico sm
 The mouth of the gas can was shaped so it would not drip.
gob n UK, slang (mouth)  (INGL, gíria)boca sf
kisser n slang (mouth)  (gíria: boca)boca sf
muzzle n (on gun)  (em arma)boca sf
drop n (stage scenery)  (teatro)pano de boca loc sm
 The drop was lowered onto the stage as a background for the day scene.
mouth n (natural opening)  (abertura natural)entrada, boca sf
 The mouth of the cave was small, but the inside was huge.
mouth
mouth off
vi
slang (give one's opinion loudly)botar a boca no trombone loc v int
 The student got kicked out of class for mouthing off too much.
flared adj (trousers: wide at ankle)  (calças largas na barra)boca-de-sino adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  alargado adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
tiff n informal (quarrel)  (informal)desavença, discórdia sf
   (brasileirismo: informal)bate-boca sm
flares npl (wide-bottomed trousers)  (calça de boca larga)calça boca-de-sino loc sf
quarrelling n (having arguments)discussão, querela, altercação sf
  bate-boca sm
unwritten adj (spoken, informal)informal, verbal adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  de boca loc adj
mouthwatering adj (appetizing)de dar água na boca loc adj
quarreling
UK: quarrelling
adj
US (squabbling)de desacordo, de bate-boca loc adj
quarreling n US (act of squabbling)bate-boca sm
  rixa sf
maw n (mouth of an animal)  (boca de animal)boca, bocarra sf
  papo sm
snapdragon n (variety of wallflower)boca-de-dragão sf
blow the whistle vi (tell the truth about [sth])  (dizer a verdade sobre algo)botar a boca no mundo
blow the whistle on vtr figurative (inform on, denounce: [sb])  (denunciar)botar a boca no mundo
blow the whistle on vtr figurative (tell the truth about: [sth])  (dizer a verdade sobre algo)botar a boca no mundo
bob for vtr (apples: try to pick up with teeth)  (maçãs)pescar maçã com a boca loc vt
 Children enjoy bobbing for apples as a party game.
burst into tears v (start crying suddenly)  (começar a chorar repentinamente)abrir a boca, cair no choro loc vt
  romper em lágrimas
 She burst into tears at the news of her friend's death.
button up vi (keep silent about [sth])  (manter-se em silêncio)fechar a boca loc vt
 I'm going to button up my lips about the missing cookies.
by word of mouth adv (from what other people say)oralmente, verbalmente advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  de boca a boca
dry up interj (stop talking!)cala a boca! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
from end to end adv (in total length)de ponta a ponta, de boca em boca loc adv
 From end to end an American football field is 100 yards long.
froth at the mouth vi literal (produce foamy spittle)  (literal)espumar pela boca loc v int
 If a dog is frothing at the mouth it may have rabies.
froth at the mouth vi figurative (be furiously angry)  (fig, enfurecer, encolerizar)espumar pela boca loc v int
 The governor was frothing at the mouth after she was accused of misconduct.
hungry mouth n (dependant)  (dependente)boca faminta loc sf
 He has just lost his job and he has three hungry mouths to feed.
mouth breathing
mouth-breathing
n
(breathing through the mouth)respiração pela boca loc sf
Note: hyphen used when term is an adj before a noun
mouth-to-mouth resuscitation n (artificial respiration)  (ressuscitação cardiopulmonar)respiração boca-a-boca loc sf
on everyone's lips adv (being much discussed)na língua do povo loc adv
   (expr idiomática)na boca do povo
 For or against, national healthcare is on everyone's lips lately.
 This new scandal is on everyone's lips these days.
exit poll n (representative survey of voters)pesquisa de boca de urna loc sf
 The exit polls suggest that this will be a very close election.
complimentary food and drink n (free refreshments)comida e bebida gratuitas loc sf
   (pop)boca livre loc sf
flare jeans
flared jeans
npl
(denim trousers wide at lower leg)jeans com boca de sino loc sf
 Flared jeans are back in fashion this year.
curtain n (in theatre)  (no teatro)pano de boca loc sm
flame n informal (computers)  (na Internet)bate-boca sm
big mouth   (figurado)boca grande
  falar mais do que deve
clam up calar a boca
  fechar-se
make one's mouth water dar água na boca
mum's the word é segredo
  boca de siri
  bico calado
pay lip service to apoiar alguém da boca para fora
pipe down! cala a boca!
put the bit in a horse's mouth colocar um freio à boca
shut up! cale a boca!
shut your mouth feche a boca
word of mouth de boca em boca
  boca a boca
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