Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Portuguese translation of sail

sail

verb
 
/seɪl/
B1 to control or travel in a boat or a ship that has an engine or sails
navegar, velejar, viajar (em navio/barco à vela)
We sailed to Barbados. She sails her own boat.
When a boat or a ship sails, it travels on the water.
navegar, velejar
The boat sailed along the coast.
to leave a place by boat or ship
zarpar, partir
The ship sails at dawn.
(Definition of sail verb from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “sail” in Portuguese

Definitions of “sail” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

for starters

used to say that something is the first in a list of things

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More