Übersetzung von “scale” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /skeɪl/ us /skeɪl/

[ no plural ] the size or level of something

alcance, magnitude
We don’t yet know the scale of the problem.

the set of numbers, amounts, etc. used to measure or compare the level of something

How would you rate her work on a scale of 1–10?
scales [ plural ] UK US scale

a piece of equipment for measuring weight

kitchen scales
bathroom scales

US UK scales [ plural ] a piece of equipment for measuring weight

a bathroom scale

how the size of things on a map, model, etc. relates to the same things in real life

escala, proporção
a map with a scale of one inch per mile

a series of musical notes that is always played in order and that goes up from the first note


one of the flat pieces of hard material that covers the skin of fish and snakes

verb uk /skeɪl/ us /skeɪl/ present participle scaling, past tense and past participle scaled

to climb something that is high or steep

escalar, trepar em
to scale a wall

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