Translation of "people" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /ˈpiː·pl/ us /ˈpi·pəl/

A1 [ plural ] more than one person

pessoas, gente
Our company employs over 400 people.
People are unhappy with the situation.

all the men, women, and children who live in a particular country, or who have the same culture or language

The French are known as a food-loving people.
Customs similar to this one are found amongst many peoples of the world.

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