Die Übersetzung von "word" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /wɜːd/ us /wɜrd/

A1 a group of letters or sounds that mean something

‘Hund’ is the German word for ‘dog’.
not believe, understand, say, etc. a word

B1 to not believe, understand, say, etc. anything

não acreditar, entender, dizer, etc. uma palavra
I don’t believe a word he says.
in other words

used to explain what something means in a different way

em outras palavras
He said he’s too busy. In other words, he isn’t interested.
have a word with someone

to talk to someone for a short time

dar uma palavrinha com alguém, trocar palavras com alguém, falar com alguém
I’ll have a word with the neighbours about the noise.
I’ll have a word with Ted and see if he wants to come.
take someone’s word for it

to believe that what someone says is true

acreditar em alguém
If he says there’s $500 in the envelope, then I’ll take his word for it.
word for word

using the exact words that were originally used

palavra por palavra
She repeated word for word what he had told her.
give someone your word

to promise someone something

dar sua palavra a alguém
He gave me his word that he wouldn’t tell anyone.
from the word go

from the start of something

desde o começo
The project had problems with funding right from the word go.

(Die Übersetzung von "word" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)