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andar

  

      vi     (ir a pé)    to walk  ,   (máquina)    to work,   (progredir)    to go, to progress
     (estar)    ela anda triste      she's been sad lately  
      m     (modo de caminhar)    gait,   (pavimento)    floor, storey   (BRIT)  , story   (US)  
anda!      hurry up!  
andar com alguém      to have an affair with sb  
andar a cavalo      to ride  
andar de trem/avião/bicicleta      to travel by train/fly/ride a bike  
Translation Portuguese - English Collins Dictionary  
"andar": examples and translations in context
Deviam ter mais segurança neste andar. May want to get some better security for this floor.
Ele não esconderia dinheiro no andar. He wouldn't hide any money on the floor.
Vamos fazê-la andar numa prancha minúscula. Let's make her walk a tiny little plank.
Já não conseguia andar naqueles sapatos velhos. I couldn't walk in those old shoes anymore.
Estes sapatos não são para andar. And these shoes aren't made for walking.
Pratica andar sem arrastar as mãos pelo chão. You might practice walking without dragging your knuckles on the floor.
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