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peito

  

      m     (anat)   chest  ,   (de ave, mulher)    breast,   (fig)    courage
dar o peito a um bebê      to breastfeed a baby  
largar o peito      to be weaned  
meter os peitos      col   to put one's heart into it  
no peito (e na raça)      col   whatever it takes  
peito do pé      instep  
amigo do peito      bosom pal, close friend  


estoura-peito  
col, pl estoura-peitos  
      m   strong cigarette
Translation Portuguese - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

perito, pleito, preito, peitudo

amortecimento da bola com o peito; matada no peito n.
trapping with the chest
[Sport]; [Football]

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Collaborative Dictionary     Portuguese-English
n.
chest trap
[Sport]; [Football]
v.
chest the ball (to)
[Sport]; [Football]
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"peito": examples and translations in context
A descoloração no peito que pensávamos ser contusões foram realmente queimaduras. Discoloration on the chest that we thought was bruising... was really burns.
Três tiros no peito enquanto dormia. Shot in the chest three times while he was sleeping.
Tinha o salpicão atado ao peito. She had the sausage strapped across her bosom.
O Espírito bate forte no meu peito... The Spirit's burning so strong in my bosom...
Tinha água pelo peito quando senti a primeira. I was up to my chest when I felt the first one.
Vamos meter um tubo no peito. OK, let's put a chest tube in.
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