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Portuguese translation of “wake-up call”

wake-up call

noun
 
/ˈweɪk·ʌp ˌkɔːl/
something bad that happens and shows you that you need to do something to change a situation
alerta
a phone call that you arrange to be made, for example in a hotel, to wake you up at a certain time
toque de despertar
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(Definition of wake-up call from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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