Translation of "train" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /treɪn/ us /treɪn/

A1 a long, thin vehicle that travels along metal tracks and carries people or goods

We could go by train.
verb uk /treɪn/ us /treɪn/

B1 to practise a sport or exercise in order to prepare for a competition


to learn the skills you need to do a job

treinar, estudar, formar-se
He trained as a lawyer in Vienna.

to teach someone how to do something, usually a skill that is needed for a job

formar, capacitar, amestrar
We train all our staff in first aid.

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