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Translation of "have" - English-Portuguese dictionary

have

verb   strong /hæv/ weak /həv/ ( present participle having, past tense and past participle had)
A1 ( also have got) used for saying what or who is yours ter We have two children. Laura has beautiful blue eyes. I had a bike, but I sold it.
A1 ( also have got) If you have a particular illness, you are suffering from it. ter I have a bad cold.
A1 to eat or drink something tomar I had a drink of water.
B1 ( also have got) used to talk about the position of something in relation to a person or thing ter He had a pen in his hand. She had a baby with her.
B1 to cause something to be in a particular state ter, fazer He had dinner ready by the time we got home.
have to do something; have got to do something A2 to need to do something ter que fazer algo I have to go to work now. Do we have to finish this today?
have difficulty, fun, problems, etc. A2 used with nouns to say that someone experiences something ter dificuldade, divertir-se, ter problemas, etc. We had a great time at the beach.
have a baby A2 to give birth to a baby dar à luz um bebê
have a bath, sleep, walk, etc. A2 used with nouns to say that someone does something tomar um banho, dar uma dormida, dar uma caminhada, etc. Can I have a quick shower?
have a nap, walk, look, etc. used with some nouns to say that someone does something tirar um cochilo, dar uma caminhada, dar uma olhada, etc. Can I have a quick shower?
have something cleaned, repaired, etc. B1 to arrange for someone to do something for you mandar limpar, cortar, consertar, etc. algo I’m having my hair cut this afternoon. I’m having the house painted.
have something stolen, taken, etc. B1 If you have something stolen, taken, etc., someone takes something that belongs to you. sofrer o roubo de algo She had her car stolen last week.
have a question, idea, etc. to think of a question, idea, etc. ter uma pergunta, uma ideia, etc. I suddenly had an idea.
to arrange for someone to visit you in your home convidar We had David and Amy over for dinner last week.
(Definition of have verb from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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