Übersetzung von “only” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


adverb uk /ˈəʊn·li/ us /ˈoʊn·li/

A1 not more than a particular size or amount

apenas, só
It’ll only take a few minutes.
She’s only twelve.

A2 not anyone or anything else

The offer is available to UK residents only.

B1 used to mean that something happened a very short time ago

She’s only just got here.

B1 used to say that something is not important, or that you did not mean to upset someone

Don’t worry – it’s only a scratch.
I was only joking.

B1 not in any other place

These birds are only found in New Zealand.
if only

used to express a wish for something that is impossible or unlikely to happen

se pelo menos
If only I knew the answer!
I only hope/wish

used to emphasize what you are hoping or wishing for

eu só espero/desejo
I only hope you know what you’re doing.
I only wish that I had more time.
not only… (but) also…

used to say that more than one thing is true

não só… mas também…
Not only did he turn up late, he also forgot his books.
adjective uk /ˈəʊnli/ us /ˈoʊn·li/

A1 used to mean that there are no others

This could be our only chance.
You’re the only person here I know.
conjunction uk /ˈəʊnli/ us /ˈoʊn·li/


mas, só que
I would pay for it myself, only I don’t have the money.

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