Übersetzung von “beat” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /biːt/ us /bit/ present participle beating, past tense beat, past participle beaten

B1 to defeat someone in a competition

vencer, derrotar
Our team beat Germany 3–1.

B1 When your heart beats, it makes regular movements and sounds.

pulsar, bater
By the time the doctor arrived, his heart had stopped beating.

to hit a person or animal repeatedly

They saw him beating his dog with a stick.

informal to be better or more enjoyable than another activity or experience

ser melhor do que, bater
Taking the bus sure beats walking.

to hit against something hard, making a regular sound

bater, surrar
Rain beat against the windows.
it beats me

something that you say when you do not understand a situation or someone’s behaviour

não faço ideia, vai saber
It beats me why she goes out with him.

Phrasal Verb(s)

noun uk /biːt/ us /bit/

a regular sound that is made by your heart or by something hitting a surface

the beat of a drum

the main rhythm of a piece of music

batida, ritmo
I like music with a strong beat.

(Übersetzung von “beat” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)