Übersetzung von “face” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /feɪs/ us /feɪs/

A1 the front part of the head where the eyes, nose, and mouth are

cara, face, rosto
She’s got a long, thin face.

the front or surface of something

lado, mostrador (relógio)
the north face of the mountain
a clock face
face to face

B1 being with someone in the same place

cara a cara
We need to talk face to face.
make a face

B1 to show with your face that you do not like someone or something

fazer careta
Joe made a face when he saw what was for lunch.
to someone’s face

If you say something to someone’s face, you say it to them directly, when you are with them.

na cara de alguém
If you have something to say, say it to my face.
verb uk /feɪs/ us /feɪs/ present participle facing, past tense and past participle faced

B1 to be or turn in a particular direction

estar virado para, estar de frente a
The room faces south.
She turned to face him.

to have a problem

Passengers could face long delays.

to accept that something unpleasant is true and start to deal with the situation

I think he has to face the fact that she no longer loves him.
let’s face it

used before you say something that is bad but true

sejamos realistas
Let’s face it – we are not going to win this game.
can’t face (doing) something

to not want to do something or deal with something because it is difficult or unpleasant

não conseguir encarar algo
I can’t face walking up all those steps again.

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