Translation of "listen" - English-Portuguese dictionary

listen

verb uk /ˈlɪs·ən/

A1 to give attention to someone or something in order to hear them

escutar
I listen to the radio while I have breakfast.
She does all the talking – I just sit and listen.
Listen, if you need money, I can give you some.

B1 to pay attention to what someone tells you and accept what they say

escutar
Why didn’t you listen to me when I told you to be careful?

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