Translation of "town" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /taʊn/ us /tɑʊn/

A1 a place where people live and work that is larger than a village

It’s a small town in the north of England.

A2 [ no plural ] the central area of a town where the shops are

I usually go into town on Saturdays.
Let’s meet in town.

[ no plural ] mainly US the place where you live or work

a cidade
I’m leaving town for a few days.
Barbara is out of town on business this week.

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