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bater

  

      vt   to beat  ,   (golpear)    to strike,   (horas)    to strike,   (pé)    to stamp,   (foto)    to take,   (datilografar)    to type,   (porta)    to slam,   (asas)    to flap,   (recorde)    to break,   (roupa, usar muito)    to wear all the time
      vi     (porta)    to slam,   (sino)    to ring,   (janela)    to bang,   (coração)    to beat,   (sol)    to beat down bater-se  
      vr  
bater-se para fazer/por      to fight to do/for  
bater (à porta)      to knock (at the door)  
bater à maquina      to type  
bater em      to hit,   (lugar)    to arrive in,   (assunto)    to harp on  
bater com o carro      to crash one's car  
bater com a cabeça      to bang one's head  
bater com o pé (em)      to kick  
ele não bate bem      col   he is a bit crazy  
bater a carteira de alguém      col   to nick sb's wallet  
Translation Portuguese - English Collins Dictionary  
bater na trave e voltar v.
rebound from a goal-post (to)
[Sport]; [Football]

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v.
hit the post (to)
[Sport]; [Football]
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"bater": examples and translations in context
Não lhe deves bater quando estou a segurá-lo. You're not suppose to hit when I'm holding a man.
Quis te bater por tanto tempo... I've wanted to hit you for so long.
Não consegues bater os melhores jogadores do universo. You can't beat the best players in the universe.
Entendo completamente se quiser me bater. I fully understand if you want to beat me up.
Deixei-a com o coração a bater. I left you with your heart still beating.
Ele provavelmente ficou nervoso e começou bater nela. He probably got angry and decided to start beating her.
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