Translation of "past" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /pɑːst/
the past

B1 the time before the present and all the things that happened then

o passado
In the past people would bathe once a month.
the past (also the past tense)

A2 in grammar, the form of a verb that is used to show what happened in the past

o tempo passado
someone’s past

all of the things that someone has done in their life

o passado de alguém
I knew nothing about his past.

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