Translation of "direct" - English-Portuguese dictionary


adjective, adverb uk /dɪˈrekt/ us /dəˈrekt, dɑɪˈrekt/

B1 going straight from one place to another without turning or stopping

direto, diretamente
We went by the most direct route.

with no other person or thing involved or between

direto, diretamente
direct sunlight


verb uk /dɪˈrekt/ us /dəˈrekt, dɑɪˈrekt/

B1 to tell the actors in a movie or play what to do

a movie directed by Alfred Hitchcock

B1 to show or tell someone how to get to a place

indicar, mostrar, apontar
Can you direct / me to the manager’s office please?

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