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besta

  

      adj     (tolo)    stupid  ,   (convencido)    full of oneself,   (pretensioso)    pretentious
      f     (animal)    beast,   (pessoa)    fool
besta de carga      beast of burden  
ficar besta      col, surpreso   to be amazed  
fazer alguém de besta      col   to make a fool of sb  
Translation Portuguese - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

bestar, bestial, besuntar, betão

"besta": examples and translations in context
Recuperem a besta e a ameaça imediata acaba. Get the crossbow, and the immediate threat is over.
A tua besta é mais silenciosa que a arma dele. Your crossbow is quieter than his gun.
Não o pode culpar por aquela besta. You can't blame him for that animal.
Esta besta realizou o seu sonho. This animal gets to live his dream.
O seu cavalo atascou-se num campo e a besta desistiu. His horse got bogged in a field and the brute just gave up.
A minha irmã casou com uma besta. - My sister married a brute.
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