Translation of "term" - English-Portuguese dictionary

term

noun uk /tɜːm/

A2 one of the periods of time that the school or university year is divided into

trimestre
We’ve got a test at the end of term.

a word or phrase that is used to mean a particular thing

termo

a fixed period of time

prazo, mandato, período
a prison term
Senators serve a six-year term.

A2 one of the periods of time that a school or college year is divided into

trimestre
The fall term starts September 7.
in the short/long term

over a period of time that continues for a short time or a long time into the future

a curto/longo prazo
In the short term we do not expect an improvement in sales.
terms [ plural ]

the rules of an agreement

termos
in… terms

used to explain which part of a situation you mean

em termos de…
In financial terms, the project was not a success.
come to terms with something

to accept a sad situation

aceitar algo, assumir algo
He still hasn’t come to terms with his brother’s death.
not be on speaking terms

to not speak to someone because you have argued with them

estar de relações cortadas

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