Translation of "have" - English-Portuguese dictionary

have

auxiliary verb uk strong /hæv/ us strong /hæv/ weak /həv/ weak /həv/ us strong /hæv/ weak /həv/ present participle having, past tense and past participle had

A2 used with the past participle of another verb to make the present perfect and past perfect tenses

usado com o particípio passado de outro verbo para formar o presente perfeito e o passado perfeito
Have you seen Anna?
I’ve (= I have) forgotten his name.
He hasn’t (= has not) visited London before.
He hadn’t (= had not) thought about what could happen.
verb uk strong /hæv/ us strong /hæv/ weak /həv/ weak /həv/ us strong /hæv/ weak /həv/ present participle having, past tense and past participle had

A1 also have got used for saying what or who is yours

ter
We have two children.
Laura has beautiful blue eyes.
I had a bike, but I sold it.

A1 also have got If you have a particular illness, you are suffering from it.

ter
I have a bad cold.

A1 to eat or drink something

tomar
I had a drink of water.

B1 also have got used to talk about the position of something in relation to a person or thing

ter
He had a pen in his hand.
She had a baby with her.

B1 to cause something to be in a particular state

ter, fazer
He had dinner ready by the time we got home.
have to do something; have got to do something

A2 to need to do something

ter que fazer algo
I have to go to work now.
Do we have to finish this today?
have difficulty, fun, problems, etc.

A2 used with nouns to say that someone experiences something

ter dificuldade, divertir-se, ter problemas, etc.
We had a great time at the beach.
have a baby

A2 to give birth to a baby

dar à luz um bebê
have a bath, sleep, walk, etc.

A2 used with nouns to say that someone does something

tomar um banho, dar uma dormida, dar uma caminhada, etc.
Can I have a quick shower?
have a nap, walk, look, etc.

used with some nouns to say that someone does something

tirar um cochilo, dar uma caminhada, dar uma olhada, etc.
Can I have a quick shower?
have something cleaned, repaired, etc.

B1 to arrange for someone to do something for you

mandar limpar, cortar, consertar, etc. algo
I’m having my hair cut this afternoon.
I’m having the house painted.
have something stolen, taken, etc.

B1 If you have something stolen, taken, etc., someone takes something that belongs to you.

sofrer o roubo de algo
She had her car stolen last week.
have a question, idea, etc.

to think of a question, idea, etc.

ter uma pergunta, uma ideia, etc.
I suddenly had an idea.

to arrange for someone to visit you in your home

convidar
We had / David and Amy over for dinner last week.

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

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