Übersetzung von “flick” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /flɪk/ us

A to move or hit something with a short sudden movement

bater em, mover
He carefully flicked the loose hairs from the shoulders of his jacket.
She quickly flicked the crumbs off the table.
Horses flick their tails to make flies go away.
Windscreen wipers flick from side to side.
The boys ran around the swimming pool, flicking each other with their towels.
The lizard flicked out its tongue at a fly.
His eyes flicked between her and the door.
noun uk /flɪk/ us

a sudden, quick movement

estalo, batidinha, peteleco
With a flick of its tail, the cat was gone.
A flick of a switch turns the machine on.
have a flick through sth

UK to quickly look at the pages of a book, magazine, etc.

dar uma folheada em algo
I’ve had a flick through their brochure and it looks quite interesting.

US informal or UK old-fashioned informal a film

filme → See chick flick , skin flick
the flicks UK old-fashioned informal

the cinema

o cinema
What’s on at the flicks this week?

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