Portuguese translation of “do”
/duː/ (present participle doing, past tense did, past participle done)
what do you, does she, etc. do? A1 used to ask what someone’s job is
o que faz?, no que trabalha?
“What do you do?” “I’m a doctor.”
do badly/well B1 to not succeed, or to succeed
Sam did very well in his exam.
do your hair, makeup, etc. › to make your hair, makeup, etc. look nice
fazer o cabelo, a maquiagem, etc.
I need to do my hair before we go out.
have to do with something › to be related to something
estar relacionado a algo
Our profits are down, which has to do with poor sales.
do someone good › to have a good effect on someone
fazer o bem a alguém
A holiday would do you good.
could do with someone/something › to need or want someone or something
precisar de alguém/algo, querer alguém/algo
I could do with a few days off work.