Translation of "congress" - English-Portuguese dictionary

congress

noun uk /ˈkɒŋ·ɡres/ us /ˈkɑŋ·ɡrəs/

a large meeting of the members of one or more organizations

congresso
an international congress on art history
Congress

the elected group of politicians in the US who are responsible for making the law

Congresso
Congress has rejected the recent proposal on firearms.

Congress

noun uk /ˈkɒŋ.ɡres/ us /ˈkɑːŋ.ɡres/

E the elected group of politicians in the US who are responsible for making the law, consisting of the Senate and the House of Representatives

Congresso
Both houses of Congress have rejected the recent presidential proposal on gun control.

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