Übersetzung von “impersonal” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /ɪmˈpɜː.sən.əl/ us /-ˈpɝː-/ disapproving

without human warmth; not friendly and without features that make people feel interested or involved

impessoal, frio, formal
She has a very cold and impersonal manner.
Hospitals always seem so impersonal – rows of identical beds in dull grey rooms.

not referring to people or a particular person by name

He always tried to keep the discussions impersonal so that no one would be offended.

specialized language An impersonal verb or sentence has the subject ‘it’ and does not refer to a particular person or thing, as in the sentence It’s cold outside.


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