Übersetzung von “pigeonhole” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈpɪdʒ.ən.həʊl/ us /-hoʊl/

one of a set of small boxes, open at the front, in which letters and messages are left for different people

caixa de correio
Leave the report in my pigeonhole when you’ve read it.
verb uk /ˈpɪdʒ.ən.həʊl/ us /-hoʊl/

usually disapproving to have an often unfair idea of what type someone or something is

He is a film producer who can’t be conveniently pigeonholed.

to put something away or leave it until a later time

categorizar, classificar, estereotipar
Consultants found the experience frustratingtheir reports were only partly implemented, or, worse still, just pigeonholed.

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