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to, at, the f. a
what time? a que horas?
down abaixo
bee abelha
open aberto/a
boring aborrecido/a
to embrace abraçar
embrace, hug abraço
April Abril
to open abrir
to open a bank account abrir uma conta bancária
absolutely absolutamente
to end acabar
to have just done something acabar de
to caress acariciar
chance acaso
do you happen to know… acaso: por acaso sabe…
action acção
to accept aceitar
to light acender
polish remover acetona
to find, to think achar
accident m. acidente
above acima
welcoming m. acolhedor
welcoming f. acolhedora
to receive acolher
side orders acompanhamento
to go with, accompany acompanhar
to happen acontecer
to wake up, to agree acordar
agreement acordo
to believe acreditar
to add acrescentar
activity f. actividade
actor actor/ator
actress actriz/atriz
current, present actual/atual
at present, nowadays actualmente/atualmente
sugar açúcar
sugar bowl açucareiro
help! acudam!
to help (someone in distress) acudir
to adapt adaptar
wine cellar adega
goodbye adeus
fast, advanced adiantado/a
to put the clock forward. adiantar o relógio
airline aéreo/a: linha aérea
to postpone, to put back adiar
to admire admirar
e de – to be surprised at admira
to admit admitir
to sweeten adoçar
to get/become ill adoecer
to adore, to love very much adorar
to go to sleep adormecer
acquire adquirir
adult adulto/a
lawyer, barrister, advocate, s advogado/a
#VALOR! #VALOR!
airport aeroporto
far (away), distant afastado/a
to push aside (move away) afastar
pencil sharpener afiador
to sharpen afiar
godson/daughter afilhado/a
finally, in the end afinal
to stick afixar
desperately worried, desperate aflito/a
to grasp agarrar
agency agência
diary agenda
now agora
August Agosto
to please agradar
pleasant agradável
to thank agradecer
farming, agricultural agrícola
farmer agricultor
farming, agriculture agricultura
water água
sparkling water água com gás
still water água sem gás
mineral water água mineral
please wait aguarde, por favor
special type of brandy aguardente
watercolour aguarela
pencil sharpener aguçador
to sharpen aguçar
to endure, stand, withstand, b aguentar
needle agulha
there
still, yet ainda
help ajuda
to help ajudar
to broaden, to widen alargar
carpet alcatifa
medical alcohol m. álcool
village aldeia
happy, merry alegre
happiness, joy alegria
beyond além
beyond that, besides, in addit além de
vermicelli pudding aletria
lettuce f. alface
tailor m. alfaiate
Customs alfândega
cotton m. algodão
somebody alguém
some algum/alguma
garlic alho
(over) there ali
besides – moreover aliás
the feeding f. alimentação
to feed alimentar
to (have) lunch almoçar
lunch almoço
pillow almofada
accommodation alojamento
to lodge alojar
altar m. altar
high; tall alto/a
height altura
at some time, all of a sudden altura: a certa altura
to rent; to hire out; to let alugar
rent m. aluguer
student, pupil aluno/a
tomorrow amanhã
to love amar
yellow amarelo/a
bitter amargo/a
kind amável
atmosphere, environment m. ambiente
ambivalent ambivalente
ambulance ambulância
cockle amêijoa
plum ameixa
almond amêndoa
almond tree amendoeira
(girl) friend amiga
friend amigo
friendship f. amizade
love m. amor
blackberries f.pl. amoras
loving amoroso/a
to analyse analisar
analysis f. análise
pineapple m. ananás
to walk, to ride andar
floor m. andar
to go (the taxi is going fast) andar (o táxi anda depressa)
handball m. andebol
swallow andorinha
anecdote – story anedota
anaesthetist anestesista
lecture room/amphitheatre anfiteatro
host/hostess anfitrião/anfitriã
cheerful animado/a
animal m. animal
year ano
previous anterior
before antes
before… antes de…
in the past antigamente
old, antique antigo/a
unfriendly, unpleasant, not ni antipático/a
yearly, annual anual
to announce anunciar
where to. aonde
board wiper; eraser m. apagador
to put out, turn off apagar
passionate, in love (with) apaixonado/a (por)
e) – to fall in love apaixonar
to touch apalpar
harvest apanha
to catch, grab apanhar
to catch (the bus, train) apanhar (o autocarro, comboio)
to be left waiting for a lot o apanhar uma seca
to appear, turn up aparecer
flat apartamento
train halt apeadeiro
surname apelido
only apenas
tight apertado/a
to tighten, squeeze apertar
fasten your seat belt apertar o cinto de segurança
in spite of apesar de
I feel like… apetece_me…
to whistle, to hoot, to buzz apitar
to make a note of apontar
to ask the price of apreçar
to apreciate apreciar
to learn aprender
apprentice aprendiz/a
tv presenter apresentador/a de televisão
to present apresentar
in a hurry apressado/a
e de – to take advantage of aproveita
e de – to get near/close to aproxima
heater m. aquecedor
to heat aquecer
heating aquecimento
that (see demonstrative pronou aquele/aquela
here aqui
that (thing) aquilo
acquisition aquisição
air m. ar
plough arado
spider aranha
referee, umpire árbitro/a
bush arbusto
newspaper boy m. ardina
sand areia
herring m. arenque
weapon arma
cupboard armário
store m. armazém
architect arquitecto/a
architecture arquitectura
to pull out, to start, to driv arrancar
to arrange arranjar
outskirts arredores
to cool arrefecer
sorry arrependido/a
rice m. arroz
rice pudding arroz doce
to tidy arrumar
art f. arte
article artigo
artist artista
tree f. árvore
(fruit) tree árvore (de fruto)
wing asa
aspect aspecto
vacuum cleaner m. aspirador
to hoover aspirar
roast assado/a
to roast assar
to assassinate, murder assassinar
neat and tidy asseado/a
assembly assembleia
seat assento
so, thus, in this/that way assim
just like assim como
so assim
even so Assim: mesmo assim
to sign assinar
signature assinatura
attendance assistência
air stewerd/ess assistente de bordo
to attend assistir a
to attend class assistir à aula
association associação
to associate associar
subject, matter assunto
to attack atacar
even, see you! até
until – as far as até a
until…+ clause até que
attention atenção
answering machine atendedor de chamadas
to attend atender
to answer the telephone atender o telefone
attentive atento/a
to land aterrar
atheist(ic) ateu/ateia
to attain, reach atingir
to throw atirar
attitude f. atitude
athlete atleta
athletics atletismo
back(wards), rear atrás
late atrasado/a
to delay atrasar
to put the clock back atrasar o relógio
e – to be delayed atrasa
delay atraso
through através de
to cross atravessar
tuna m. atum
class, lecture (room) aula
to increase aumentar
increase aumento
increase in price aumento de preço
phone receiver, head phone auscultador
bus autocarro
car m. automóvel
out of order avariado/a
avenue avenida
adventure aventura
plane avião
grandfather m. avô
grandmother f. avó
bitter azedo/a
olive oil m. azeite
olive azeitona
blue azul