Übersetzung von “parasite” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch

parasite

noun uk /ˈpær.ə.saɪt/ us /ˈper-/

an animal or plant that lives on or in another animal or plant of a different type and feeds from it

parasita
The older drugs didn’t deal effectively with the malaria parasite.

disapproving a person who is lazy and lives by other people working, giving them money, etc.

parasita
Financial speculators are parasites on the national economy.

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