Translation of "hold-up" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /ˈhəʊld·ʌp/

something that makes you move slowly or makes you late

suspensão, atraso, interrupção
There were several hold-ups on the motorway.

the action of stealing money from a bank, shop, car, etc. using force

assalto com uso de força

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