Portuguese translation: travar (guerra)

English term or phrase:wage
Portuguese translation:travar (guerra)
Entered by: Ivana de Sousa Santos

16:43 Jun 16, 2007
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Military / Defense
English term or phrase: wage
to wage a war in Africa

to wage a conflict
Ivana de Sousa Santos
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travar (guerra)
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Isabella Becker
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4 +5fazer (guerra)
Michael Powers (PhD)
4travar (guerra)
Isabella Becker



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fazer (guerra)

verbo transitivo

1. (luta, campanha) fazer; empreender;
to wage a campaign against fazer campanha contra;
to wage war against fazer guerra a/contra;

2. arcaísmo apostar;

Mike :)

Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 00:29
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 39

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agree  Fernando Fonseca
27 mins
  -> Obrigado, Fernando - Mike :)

agree  Brigith Guimarães
3 hrs
  -> Thank you, Brigith - Mike :)

agree  Neyde
6 hrs
  -> Obrigado, Neyde - Mike :)

agree  Susy Ordaz
16 hrs
  -> Obrigado, Susy - Mike :)

agree  Cristina Santos
22 hrs
  -> Obrigado, Cristina - Mike :)
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travar (guerra)

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