Translation of "foot" - English-Portuguese dictionary

foot

noun uk /fʊt/ us /fʊt/

A1 plural feet /fiːt/ /fit/ one of the two flat parts on the ends of your legs that you stand on

on foot

A2 walking

a pé
I usually go to school on foot.

B1 plural foot, feet written abbreviation ft a unit for measuring length, equal to 0.3048 metres or 12 inches

pé: 30,48 centímetros
Alex is about six feet tall.

plural foot, feet written abbreviation ft. a unit for measuring length, equal to 12 inches

pé: 30,48 centímetros
Alex is about six feet tall.
at the foot of something

the bottom of something

ao pé de algo
He was standing at the foot of the stairs.
get/rise to your feet

to stand up after you have been sitting

pôr-se de pé
get cold feet

to suddenly become too frightened to do what you had planned to do, especially something important

ficar com medo
I tried to ask her out, but I got cold feet.
put your foot in it

to say something silly or embarrassing, without intending to

dar um fora
have one foot in the grave

to be very old and near death

estar com o pé na cova
have your feet on the ground

to be very practical and see things as they really are

ter os pés no chão

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