Translation of "principal" - English-Portuguese dictionary

principal

adjective uk /ˈprɪn·sɪ·pəl/ us /ˈprɪn·sə·pəl/

B1 main, or most important

principal, mais importante
Her principal reason for moving is to be nearer to her mother.
principally adverb /ˈprɪn·sɪ·pəl·i/ /ˈprɪn·sə·pə·li/

principalmente
The magazine is aimed principally at women.
noun uk /ˈprɪn·sɪ·pəl/ us /ˈprɪn·sə·pəl/

the person in charge of a school or college

diretor, -ora, reitor, -ora

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