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em prep  (dentro )in preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
   (tempo: dentro de )in preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
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at prep (in, near)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 My dog always sits at my chair and begs for scraps.
at prep (location)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 He's at home right now.
 Ele está em casa agora mesmo.
at prep (presence)  (em + um)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 She's at a meeting.
 Ela está numa reunião.
at prep (condition)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 We don't burn many calories at rest.
at prep (manner)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 We drove off at a good speed.
at prep (quality)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 You have got to see the house at its best.
in prep (inside)  (dentro)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  dentro de loc prep
 I left your book in the car.
 Deixei o teu livro no carro.
 Eu deixei o teu livro dentro do carro.
in prep (time: within)  (tempo: dentro de )em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 I'll be leaving in March.
 Vou embora em março.
in prep (category)com preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 She works in marketing.
 Ela trabalha com marketing.
in prep (not until)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Call me again in two days.
 Liga-me de novo em dois dias.
in prep (limit: within)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The answer is in the normal range.
in prep (by means of)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 She spoke to me in Spanish.
 Ela falou comigo em espanhol.
in prep (into)  (para )em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 He came in the room after you left.
in prep (transition of state)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The plate was lying in pieces on the ground.
 O prato estava em pedaços no chão.
into prep (in toward)em advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 The car is coming into view now.
into prep (to the condition of)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 He got himself into trouble with his unkind remarks.
 Ele entrou em problemas por causa de seus comentários desagradáveis.
into prep (immersion)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 We're well into the last stage of our project.
into prep (included in)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 You entered into a formal agreement when you signed.
into prep (against)  (contra)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 His car ran into a tree.
 O carro dele bateu numa árvore.
into prep (to a state of)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The house fell into disrepair.
into prep (time: continuing)  (tempo)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 We're now well into the month of May.
into prep (math: division)  (matemática: divisão)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Four into twelve is three.
into prep informal (passionate about)  (apaixonado)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 She is really into jazz music.
into prep (interested in)  (interessado )em adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 He's really into pop music.
on prep (atop)  (em cima)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Your book's on the table.
 Seus livros estão em cima da mesa.
on prep (suspended from)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Her coat is on the hook.
on prep (upon)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Could you put these flowers on the bookcase?
on prep (attached to)  (anexado a)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
Note: em + a = na
 The picture's on the wall.
 A foto está na parede.
on prep (covering, wrapping)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 You should put a bandage on that wound.
on prep (associated with)  (associado a)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 He's been on the football team for several years.
 Ele está no time de futebol há vários anos.
on prep (forming a base for)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 She prefers painting on canvas.
on prep (in the direction of)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 She shone the light on the intruder.
on prep (location)  (localidade)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
Note: em + o = no
 They bought a house on a lake.
 Eles compraram uma casa nova no lago.
on prep (transportation)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
  dentro advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 We can eat our sandwiches on the train.
on prep (object of action)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 He put the ointment on the wound.
on prep (condition)  (condição)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The house is on fire.
 A casa está em chamas.
on prep (basis)  (base)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The relationship was founded on trust.
on prep (liability)  (responsabilidade)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 It's always on me to sort out these problems.
on prep (destination)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The police closed in on him.
on adv (into position)  (na posição)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 Put the lid on and boil for five minutes.
 Coloque a tampa em cima e ferva por cinco minutos.
on prep (diet, medicine)  (fazendo uso)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 She's on antibiotics.
on prep (via the medium of)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 They saw it on TV.
over prep (upon)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 She hit him over the head and ran away.
to prep (on, against)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The fighter took a punch to the jaw.
to prep (upon)  (sobre)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The painter applied the pigment to the canvas.
 O pintor aplicou o pigmento na tela.
to prep (into: resulting condition)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 It was broken to pieces.
to prep (constituting)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 There are a hundred centimetres to a metre.
under prep (going on)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 That issue is under discussion.
upon prep (on)  (em + o(s) = no(s), em + a(s) = na(s))em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 He stepped upon the chair to get to the upper shelves.
 Ele subiu na cadeira para alcançar as prateleiras superiores.
across prep (throughout)  (por tudo, em toda parte,)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 The genetic mutation is found across several populations.
at prep (skill)  (habilidade)em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 I'm no good at chess.
 Sou bom no xadrez.
MS abbr (multiple sclerosis)  (esclerose múltipla)EM abrev
about adv (approximately)em torno de, cerca de loc adv
 There were about fifteen people in our tour group.
 Havia em torno de (or: cerca de) quinze pessoas no nosso grupo de viagem.
around adv (in a ring or circle)em círculo loc adv
 The dog ran around and around trying to catch its tail.
 O cão correu em círculo tentando pegar o próprio rabo.
around adv (in all directions)em volta loc adv
 Look around and note down everything you can see.
 Olha em volta e anota tudo o que puderes ver.
around adv (on every side)em volta, em torno loc adv
 It's a beautiful house with trees all around.
 É uma bela casa com árvores por toda a volta (or: em torno).
around prep (encircling)em volta de, ao redor de loc prep
 Put the belt around your waist and then fasten it.
 Ponha o cinto em volta de (or: ao redor de) sua cintura e depois o prenda.
back adv (toward the rear)em direção ao fundo loc adv
 He walked back to the kitchen.
 Ele caminhou em direção ao fundo da cozinha.
for prep (in favour of)a favor, em prol loc adv
 He was for the plan, but his wife was against it.
 Ele estava a favor (or: em prol) do plano, mas a sua esposa era contra.
instead adv (in place of)  (no lugar de)em vez de loc adv
   (opções quaisquer)em lugar de loc adv
 I watched TV instead of doing my homework.
 Vi televisão em vez de fazer meu dever de casa.
 Eu assisti à TV no lugar de fazer os meus deveres.
move vi (be in motion)mover-se vp
  pôr-se em movimento loc vp
 The cars moved slowly in traffic.
 Os trabalhadores moveram-se lentamente.
on prep (means)  (meio)a, em preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
 His car runs on diesel.
  O carro dele é a diesel.Esta frase não é uma tradução do inglês.
show,
show [sth]
vtr
(present, perform)  (apresentar, representar)estar em cartaz loc vt
  apresentar, representar vt
 The local theatre is showing "Salome" at the moment.
 Salomé está em cartaz no teatro local.
up adj (higher than before)em alta loc adj
 The stock is up.
 As ações estão em alta.
anything adv (to any extent)  (em negativas)em nada loc adv
 He isn't anything like his father.
 Ele não é em nada como o pai.
common adj (joint)em comum loc adj
 Our houses share a common fence.
 Nossas casas dividem uma cerca em comum.
down adj (lower)em queda loc adj
 The price of oil is down this week.
 O preço do petróleo está em queda esta semana.
fit adj (healthy)  (saudável)em forma loc adj
 She goes to the gym every day and is very fit.
 Ela vai à academia todo dia e está em ótima forma.
rather adv (prefer)preferivelmente advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  em vez de
 I would rather go to a bar than go to the movies.
everywhere adv (in all places)em todo lugar, por toda a parte loc adv
 The mosquitoes were everywhere. There was nowhere to hide from them.
 Os mosquitos estavam em todos os lugares (or: por toda a parte). Não havia onde se esconder deles.
fail vtr (not pass)ser reprovado em loc vt
   (gíria)levar (or: tomar) bomba loc vt
 Bobby failed the exam.
 Bobby foi reprovado no exame.
 Bobby levou (or: tomou) bomba no exame.
inside adv (indoors)  (em local fechado)em casa loc adv
 I stay inside when it is cold outside.
 Fico em casa quando faz frio lá fora.
join vtr (participate in)tomar parte em loc vt
  participar, juntar vt
 We joined the search for the missing children.
 Nós tomamos parte na busca das crianças desaparecidas.
 Nós participamos da busca das crianças desaparecidas.
sharp adj (intelligent)  (inteligente)esperto adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
   (vento)cortante adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
   (pontual)em ponto loc adv
 They decided to hire the sharpest of the candidates.
 Eles decidiram contratar o candidato mais esperto.
  Ventos cortantes antecederam a queda de temperatura. Esta frase não é uma tradução do inglês.
  Encontre-me às nove horas em ponto.Esta frase não é uma tradução do inglês.
straight adj (in order)  (em ordem)em ordem loc adj
 Give me a minute so I can get these papers straight.
 Dê-me um minuto para que eu possa colocar esses papéis em ordem.
bit n (short time)em pouco tempo loc adv
   (pouco tempo)momentinho sm
 I'll be there in a bit.
 Estarei lá em pouco tempo.
bold vtr (typography: thick)  (tipografia)colocar em negrito loc vt
   (neologismo)negritar vt
 He bolded the important words for emphasis.
 Ele colocou as palavras importantes em negrito para ênfase.
 Ele negritou as palavras importantes para ênfase.
duck vi (bend suddenly)  (se curvar subitamente)curvar-se v p
   (afogar)dar caldo em loc v int
 He ducked when the ball came flying at him.
 Ele curvou-se quando a bola voou em sua direção.
  Os meninos estavam na piscina brincando, dando caldo um no outro.Esta frase não é uma tradução do inglês.
March adj (month)  (mês)em março loc adj
 March weather is a little warmer.
 O tempo em março é um pouco mais quente.
opposite adv (situated face to face)  (face a face)em frente de loc adv
  em frente a loc adv
 He started to get nervous when she sat opposite him on the train.
 Ele começou a ficar nervoso quando ela sentou-se em frente dele no trem.
 Ele começou a ficar nervoso quando ela sentou-se em frente a ele no trem.
opposite adj (situated face to face)  (em oposição a)oposto adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  em frente a loc prep
 The goals were at opposite ends of the field.
 Os gols estavam nos extremos do campo, um em frente ao outro.
pizza n (food)pizza sf
   (gíria, BRA)acabar em pizza expressão
 The students order two pizzas every Friday night.
 Os estudantes pedem duas pizzas toda sexta-feira à noite.
 Aqui tudo acaba em pizza.
coast vi (move without power)deslizar v int
   (carro, etc)descer em ponto morto loc v int
 She coasted downhill on the bicycle.
 Ela deslizou ladeira abaixo na sua bicicleta.
 O motor desligou e nós deslizamos até parar.
conflict vi (disagree)conflitar v int
  estar em desacordo loc v int
 The doctors' opinions conflict.
 As opiniões dos médicos conflitam.
 As opiniões dos médicos estão em desacordo.
raw adj (skin: tender)  (pele)em carne viva loc adj
  esfolado adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 His skin was raw after the rubbing of his new pants.
 De tanto roçar com o tecido da calça nova, sua pele estava em carne viva.
stock vtr (carry merchandise)ter em estoque vt
 We stock a wide selection of musical instruments.
 Temos uma ampla variedade de instrumentos musicais em estoque.
airborne adj (in the air)  (no ar)em voo loc adj
barrel vi (move quickly)movimentar-se em alta velocidade v int
batch adj (process)processado em série loc adj
belt vtr (sing loudly)cantar em voz alta loc vt
blank adj (empty)em branco loc adj
canned adj (in a can)enlatado adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  em conserva loc adj
chain adj (chain-like)em cadeia loc adj
clockwise adv (direction)em sentido horário loc adv
closing adj (store)em fechamento loc adj
dart vi (run)  (correr)sair em disparada loc v int
deploy vtr (military)  (militar)dispor em formação de combate loc vt
  movimentar vt
   (aeronáutica)abrir vt
developing adj (body, growth)  (corpo, crescimento)em desenvolvimento loc adj
developing adj (economy, business)  (economia, negócios)em desenvolvimento loc adj
distressed adj (industry, city)  (indústria, cidade)em dificuldades financeiras loc adj
ditch vtr (plane)  (avião)aterrissar em água loc vt
downstairs adv (building)  (prédio)em baixo loc adv
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