Übersetzung von “going” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈɡəʊ.ɪŋ/ us /ˈɡoʊ-/

[ no plural ] how quickly you do something

The traffic was terrible so it was slow going.

[ no plural ] how easy or difficult something is

caminho, progresso
She’s obviously very intelligent, but her lectures are heavy going (= they are difficult to understand).
At first the job was hardrough going (= difficult), but it’s got easier with time.

[ no plural ] UK the condition of the ground for walking or riding, etc.

After an inch of rain at the racecourse overnight, the going is described as good to soft.

an occasion when someone leaves somewhere

His going came as as shock.
adjective uk /ˈɡəʊ.ɪŋ/ us /ˈɡoʊ-/

UK available or existing

que existe, disponível
I wouldn’t trust him if I were you – he’s the biggest crook going (= he’s the most dishonest person that exists).
I don’t suppose there’s any left-over pie going, is there?
the going rate/price/salary etc.

the usual rate, price, etc. at a particular time

a taxa/o preço/o salário de mercado
£30 an hour is the going rate for a piano teacher.

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