Übersetzung von “ferment” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /fəˈment/ us /fɚ-/

If food or drink ferments or if you ferment it, the sugar in it changes into alcohol because of a chemical process.

You make wine by leaving grape juice to ferment until all the sugar has turned to alcohol.
fermentation noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌfɜː.menˈteɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌfɝː-/
noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈfɜː.ment/ us /ˈfɝː-/ literary

a state of confusion, change, and lack of order or fighting

The resignation of the president has left the country in ferment.

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