Übersetzung von “quail” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch

quail

noun uk /kweɪl/ us plural quail or quails

a small, brown bird that is shot for sport or food, or the meat of this bird

codorna
Quails’ eggs are considered to be a delicacy.
verb uk /kweɪl/ us literary

to feel or show fear; to want to be able to move away from something because you fear it

estremecer
Charlie quailed at the sound of his mother’s angry voice.
She quailed before her boss’s anger.

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