Übersetzung von “or” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


conjunction uk strong /ɔːr/ us /ɔr/ weak /ər/ us /ɔr/

A1 used between possibilities, or before the last of many possibilities

Is the baby a boy or a girl?
You can have coffee or tea.

A2 used after a negative verb to mean not one thing and also not another

Tim doesn’t eat meat or fish.

B1 used to give someone a warning or advice

ou, senão
You should be careful, or you’ll have an accident.

used to change or correct something you have said

ou seja
He finished the work, or most of it, anyway.


noun uk /ˌəʊˈɑːr/ us /ˌoʊˈɑːr/

US abbreviation for operating room

forma abreviada de “operating room”: sala de cirurgia

written abbreviation for the US state of Oregon: used in addresses

forma abreviada de “Oregon”: Óregon

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