faca


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faca sfknife nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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InglêsPortuguês
knife n (cutting implement) (instrumento cortante)faca sf
 She used a knife to cut the cardboard.
 Ela usou uma faca para cortar o papelão.
shiv n slang (knife)canivete, faca sf
steak knife n (sharp eating utensil) (utensílio afiado para cortar carne)faca de cozinha sf
  faca de churrasco sf
  (informal)faca sf
knife,
plural: knives
n
(kitchen utensil)faca sf
 The chef has his knife sharpened regularly.
 O chef afia a faca regularmente.
knife,
plural: knives
n
(eating utensil)faca sf
 Excuse me, waiter, I've been given two forks and no knife.
 Garçom, por favor, me deram dois garfos e nenhuma faca.
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beat a dead horse,
flog a dead horse
v expr
figurative (pursue a hopeless cause) (figurado, informal)dar murro em ponta de faca loc verb
 I tried to convince him to come with us, but felt that I was beating a dead horse.
bread knife n (tool for slicing bread)faca de pão sf
 I bake crusty artisan bread, so my husband gave me a really sharp bread knife.
butter knife n (tool for cutting butter)faca de manteiga loc sf
 The butter knife is not sharp as it only has to cut through butter, which is very soft.
carving knife n (utensil for carving meat)faca de trinchar loc sf
 He confidently used the carving knife to cut the roast.
cheese knife n (utensil for cutting cheese)faca de queijo loc sf
 I used to have a cheese knife that had tines on the end to pick up the slices I cut.
come hell or high water adv (whatever the difficulties, whatever happens)aconteça o que acontecer, chova ou faça sol advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  a qualquer preço advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 Come hell or high water, I am going to finish this marathon.
come rain or shine adv (whatever the weather)faça chuva ou faça sol exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Come rain or shine, we are going to the beach tomorrow!
come rain or shine adv figurative (whatever happens) (fig, qualquer coisa que aconteça)faça chuva ou faça sol loc adv
 Come rain or shine, I will never abandon you.
dinner knife n (eating utensil)faca de mesa loc sf
 My sister holds her dinner knife in her left hand.
DIY n UK, colloquial, initialism (do-it-yourself)faça você mesmo expres
 I'm staying at home this weekend for a little DIY on the house.
do all you can v expr (try hard)faça tudo o que for possível exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 I did all I could to catch the train, but it was too late.
do everything you can v expr (try your hardest)faça tudo o que for possível expres
  faça tudo o que puder expres
 Choosing a university is an important decision, so make sure you do everything you can to get it right.
do me the favor of [sth],
UK: do me the favour of [sth]
interj
US (please would you)faça-me o favor de interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
do what you can v expr (do everything possible)faça o que puder expres
do what you like v expr (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.
double-edged sword n figurative ([sth] that can be both positive and negative)faca de dois gumes loc sf
 Medical radiation is a double-edged sword that helps fight cancer, but can destroy healthy tissues as well.
fight a losing battle v expr figurative (have little chance of success)dar murro em ponta de faca loc vt
 The union is fighting a losing battle; management is going to outsource their jobs.
go under the knife v expr informal (have surgery)entrar na faca exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 She is going under the knife on Tuesday.
Have a good trip interj (pleasant holiday)boa viagem!, faça uma boa viagem! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
Have a good trip interj (safe journey)boa viagem!, faça uma boa viagem! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
Have it your way interj informal (resignation)faça da sua maneira expres
  faça do seu jeito expres
 OK, have it your way, I'm through arguing with you.
hunting knife n (cutting tool used in hunting)faca de caça loc sf
 He used his hunting knife to gut the rabbit.
in all fairness adv (considering everything) (considerando os fatos)honestamente, sinceramente advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  a bem da verdade expres
  justiça se faça, com toda a justiça expres
 In all fairness, Zoe deserves that promotion after all the effort she puts into her work.
just do it interj (take action, do not hesitate)apenas faça interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
  (figurado)só mete a cara interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
 Don't procrastinate over the possible consequences, just do it!
knife and fork npl (cutlery, eating implements)garfo e faca
 When planning a party menu, avoid meats that require cutting up with a knife and fork.
knife edge,
knife-edge,
knife's edge
n
(blade)fio da faca
 The knife edge was sharp and cut through the thick vegetables with ease.
knife's edge,
knife edge
n
(blade)fio da faca
 A knife's edge is generally very sharp.
make love not war interj (pacifist slogan of the 1960s) (lema dos hippies nos anos 60)faça amor não faça guerra! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
 'Make love not war' was the best-known slogan of the hippy movement.
make up your mind v expr informal (decide)Decida-se! expres
  (figurado)Faça a sua cabeça! expres
 Are you coming with me or not? Make up your mind!
make your way v expr (find a path in life) (figurado, vida)faça seu caminho expres
mixed blessing n (source of joy and pain)faca de dois gumes expres
 Computers are a mixed blessing – they're fine when they work and infuriating when they don't!
PTO interj initialism (please turn over: the page)vide o verso interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
  faça o favor de virar a página interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
  por favor, vire a página interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
  é favor virar a página interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
 The bottom of the note said, "PTO."
rain or shine adv literal (whatever the weather) (não importa o tempo)faça chuva ou sol loc adv
 The marathon run will take place rain or shine, although it will be postponed if there's lightning.
stab n (jabbing motion with knife)golpe de faca sm
  facada sf
  punhalada sf
 Rachel took the knife and split the packet with a stab.
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