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to be

permanent conditions

ser

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to be

temporary conditions

estar

Translate to Portuguese:

there to be (impersonal), will (personal)

haver

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to have

ter

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to want

querer

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to be able to

poder

Translate to Portuguese:

must, to owe

dever

Translate to Portuguese:

to do, to make

fazer

Translate to Portuguese:

to know

saber

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to understand

compreender

Translate to Portuguese:

to understand

entender

Translate to Portuguese:

to understand

perceber

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to think

pensar

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to say

dizer

Translate to Portuguese:

to tell, to count

contar

Translate to Portuguese:

to talk

conversar

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to speak

falar

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to hear

ouvir

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to see

ver

Translate to Portuguese:

to look

olhar

Translate to Portuguese:

to observe

observar

Translate to Portuguese:

to feel

sentir

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to touch, to play

tocar

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to like

gostar

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to prefer

preferir

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to choose

escolher

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to define

definir

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to determine

determinar

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to point

apontar

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to indicate

indicar

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to ask

perguntar

Translate to Portuguese:

to answer

responder

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to stay

ficar

Translate to Portuguese:

to stay

permanecer

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to go

ir

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to come

vir

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to arrive, to suffice

chegar

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to leave, to break

partir

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to abandon

abandonar

Translate to Portuguese:

to leave, to let

deixar

Translate to Portuguese:

to come closer, to approximate

aproximar

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to move away

afastar

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to come back

regressar

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to pass

passar

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to take

levar

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to bring

trazer

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to request

pedir

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to order

mandar

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to give

dar

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to offer

oferecer

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to deliver

entregar

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to send

enviar

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to receive

receber

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to need

precisar

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to use

usar

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to use

utilizar

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to take

tomar

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to possess

possuir

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to maintain

manter

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to enter

entrar

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to leave

sair

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to open

abrir

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to close

fechar

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to turn on, to phone

ligar

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to turn off

desligar

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to put

pôr

It can also mean “to set” or “to place”. It is often used in written language or in more formal speech.

Example: Vou pôr a mesa

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to put

colocar

Often carries a connotation of being more deliberate or specific about where something is being put.

Example: Vou colocar o livro na prateleira

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to put

meter

Less formal and in some contexts, can imply inserting or throwing something.

Example: Vou meter as chaves na bolsa

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to gather, to join

juntar

Translate to Portuguese:

to gather, to meet, to reunite

reunir

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to take

tirar

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to turn, to repeat

tornar

Translate to Portuguese:

to return, to turn, to repeat

voltar

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to turn

virar

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to start

começar

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to start

iniciar

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to stop

parar

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to conclude

concluir

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to finish

acabar

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to finish

terminar

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to continue

continuar

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to wait

esperar

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to repeat

repetir

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to ascend

subir

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to descend

descer

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to cross

atravessar

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to lift, to raise

levantar

Translate to Portuguese:

to throw, to launch

lançar

Translate to Portuguese:

to hit, to attain

atingir

Translate to Portuguese:

to hit

bater

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to increase, to raise

aumentar

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to extend

estender

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to lower

baixar

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to lack, to skip

faltar

Translate to Portuguese:

to suffice, to be enough

bastar

Translate to Portuguese:

to add

acrescentar

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to include

incluir

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to remove

retirar

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to reduce

reduzir

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to divide

dividir

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to complete

completar

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to move forward

avançar

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to move backward

recuar

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to show

mostrar

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to hide

esconder

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to contain

conter

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to lie down

deitar

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to rise, to raise, to lift

erguer

Translate to Portuguese:

to wake up

acordar

Translate to Portuguese:

to sleep

dormir

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to laugh

rir

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to cry

chorar

Translate to Portuguese:

to shout, to scream

gritar

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to discuss, to argue

discutir

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to smile

sorrir

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to sit

sentar

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to eat

comer

Translate to Portuguese:

to serve

servir

Translate to Portuguese:

to have lunch

almoçar

Translate to Portuguese:

to have dinner

jantar

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to drink

beber

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to clean

limpar

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to walk

andar

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to run

correr

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to fall

cair

Translate to Portuguese:

to walk

caminhar

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to drive, to direct

dirigir

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to park

estacionar

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to dress

vestir

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to inhabit

morar

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to change

mudar

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to travel

viajar

Translate to Portuguese:

to search

buscar

Translate to Portuguese:

to grab

pegar

Translate to Portuguese:

to wish

desejar

Translate to Portuguese:

to intend

pretender

Translate to Portuguese:

to take advantage of, to use

aproveitar

Translate to Portuguese:

to buy

comprar

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to acquire

adquirir

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to sell

vender

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to substitute

substituir

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to cost

custar

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to pay

pagar

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to be worth

valer

Translate to Portuguese:

to save, to keep

guardar

Translate to Portuguese:

to give back

devolver

Translate to Portuguese:

to photograph

fotografar

Translate to Portuguese:

to sing

cantar

Translate to Portuguese:

to dance

dançar

Translate to Portuguese:

to act, to represent

representar

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to compose

compor

Translate to Portuguese:

to write

escrever

Translate to Portuguese:

to read

ler

Translate to Portuguese:

to work

trabalhar

Translate to Portuguese:

to study

estudar

Translate to Portuguese:

to teach

ensinar

Translate to Portuguese:

to learn

aprender

Translate to Portuguese:

to research

pesquisar

Translate to Portuguese:

to search

procurar

Translate to Portuguese:

to try

tentar

Translate to Portuguese:

to get, can

conseguir

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to promise

prometer

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to fulfill

cumprir

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to reach, to attain

alcançar

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to obtain

obter

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to accomplish

realizar

Translate to Portuguese:

to discover

descobrir

Translate to Portuguese:

to find, to think

achar

Translate to Portuguese:

to find, to meet

encontrar

Translate to Portuguese:

to know, to meet

conhecer

Translate to Portuguese:

to recognize, to admit

reconhecer

Translate to Portuguese:

to greet

cumprimentar

Translate to Portuguese:

to thank

agradecer

Translate to Portuguese:

to present

apresentar

Translate to Portuguese:

to call

chamar

Translate to Portuguese:

to visit

visitar

Translate to Portuguese:

to invite

convidar

Translate to Portuguese:

to phone

telefonar

Translate to Portuguese:

to mark, to schedule

marcar

Translate to Portuguese:

to cancel

cancelar

Translate to Portuguese:

to happen

acontecer

Translate to Portuguese:

to occur

ocorrer

Translate to Portuguese:

to appear

aparecer

Translate to Portuguese:

to emerge

surgir

Translate to Portuguese:

to disappear

desaparecer

Translate to Portuguese:

to seem

parecer

Translate to Portuguese:

to play

jogar

Translate to Portuguese:

to win

ganhar

Translate to Portuguese:

to win

vencer

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to lose

perder

Translate to Portuguese:

to tie, to stall

empatar

Translate to Portuguese:

to remember

lembrar

Translate to Portuguese:

to forget

esquecer

Translate to Portuguese:

to form, to instruct

formar

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to transform

transformar

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to prepare

preparar

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to apply

aplicar

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to dedicate

dedicar

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to function

funcionar

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to create

criar

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to generate

gerar

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to cause

causar

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to provoke

provocar

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to build

construir

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to produce

produzir

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to develop

desenvolver

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to establish

estabelecer

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to grow

crescer

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to constitute

constituir

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to exist

existir

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to live

viver

Translate to Portuguese:

to be born

nascer

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to die

morrer

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to kill

matar

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to suffer

sofrer

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to treat

tratar

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to interest

interessar

Translate to Portuguese:

to love

amar

Translate to Portuguese:

to marry

casar

Translate to Portuguese:

to believe

acreditar

Translate to Portuguese:

to imagine

imaginar

Translate to Portuguese:

to predict

prever

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to result

resultar

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to avoid

evitar

Translate to Portuguese:

to impede

impedir

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to cut

cortar

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to run away

fugir

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to follow

seguir

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to accompany

acompanhar

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to integrate

integrar

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to belong

pertencer

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to involve

envolver

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to consist

consistir

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to correspond

corresponder

Translate to Portuguese:

to participate

participar

Translate to Portuguese:

to assist, to watch

assistir

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to help

ajudar

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to contribute

contribuir

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to occupy

ocupar

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to undertake, to admit

assumir

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to lead

liderar

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to conduct

conduzir

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to cover

cobrir

Translate to Portuguese:

to exert, to practice

exercer

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to attribute

atribuir

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to elect

eleger

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to depend

depender

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to consider

considerar

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to defend

defender

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to admit

admitir

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to support

apoiar

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to affirm

afirmar

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to refer

referir

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to explain

explicar

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to mean

significar

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to accept

aceitar

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to guarantee

garantir

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to decide

decidir

Translate to Portuguese:

to solve, to decide

resolver

Translate to Portuguese:

to analyze

analisar

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to confirm

confirmar

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to announce

anunciar

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to promote

promover

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to verify

verificar

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to demonstrate

demonstrar

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to describe

descrever

Translate to Portuguese:

to stand out, to separate

destacar

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to judge

julgar

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to accuse

acusar

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to demand

exigir

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to force

obrigar

Translate to Portuguese:

to fixate, to memorize

fixar

Translate to Portuguese:

to dispose, to have

dispor

Translate to Portuguese:

to propose

propor

Translate to Portuguese:

to allow

permitir

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to inform

informar

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to publish

publicar

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to reveal

revelar

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to listen

escutar

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to swim

nadar

Translate to Portuguese:

to dream

sonhar

Translate to Portuguese:

to wash

lavar

Translate to Portuguese:

to spend

gastar

Translate to Portuguese:

to hold

segurar

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to insert

inserir

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to save

salvar

Translate to Portuguese:

to break, to breach

quebrar

Translate to Portuguese:

to take care of

cuidar

Translate to Portuguese:

to arrest, to secure

prender

Translate to Portuguese:

to fill

encher

Translate to Portuguese:

to release

soltar

Translate to Portuguese:

to jump

saltar

Translate to Portuguese:

to put, to place

botar

Translate to Portuguese:

to make mistakes

errar

Translate to Portuguese:

to kiss

beijar

Translate to Portuguese:

to play, to joke

brincar

Translate to Portuguese:

to rest

descansar

Translate to Portuguese:

to undress

despir