Translation of "abreast" - English-Portuguese dictionary


adverb uk /əˈbrest/ us

used to say that two or more people are next to each other and moving in the same direction

em colunas de…
We were running/swimming two abreast.
The motorcyclist came abreast of her car and shouted abuse at her.
keep abreast of sth

to make sure you know all the most recent facts about a subject or situation

manter-se em dia com algo
I try to keep abreast of any developments.

(Translation of “abreast” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)