Portuguese translation of 'coup'
1. golpe m de mestre
2. (also: coup d'état) golpe (de estado)
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It was one of the great coups of modern times.FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)
For Jefferies the deal is a coup.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
If the boardroom coup was intended to restore the confidence of investors, it has yet to do so.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
At first he too thought there must have been a military coup.BLOOD AGAINST THE SNOWS: The Tragic Story of Nepal&apos;s Royal Dynasty (2002)
By 1993 there had been six such successful coups since 1945 and numerous unsuccessful attempts.The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)
Another military coup would send the wrong signal.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Face any issues at work you were scared to address before - and score a fantastic coup.The Sun (2015)
He helped to put provincial Basle on the artistic map, and not just because of his increasingly visible and envied dealing coups.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
How can he combine these with a brilliant coup?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Instead White could have concluded with a brilliant coup.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The ring had pulled off one of the most successful coups of the past decade.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The text move allows a brilliant coup.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
THE rank outsiders qualified for the finals against the backdrop of a military coup in their country.The Sun (2010)
It was, in publicity terms, a brilliant coup.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He has denied involvement, but there is increasing evidence that his followers were at the core of the coup attempt.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
In Honduras it was accused of funding and training participants in the successful 2009 coup.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Not needing to turn around to actually see the oak was a great personal coup.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Q Why was there a coup attempt?The Sun (2016)
Since the attempted coup more than 43,000 people have been detained and more than half of those have been charged.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
So why was it that Turkey was able to see off a coup attempt for the first time in its history?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The attempted military coup in Turkey and the terror attacks in France have raised concerns.The Sun (2016)
The beginning was a great theatrical coup.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The capital of Gambia was in lockdown last night after soldiers tried to storm the presidential palace in what appeared to be an attempted coup.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The court agreed that Ankara had failed to provide sufficient evidence linking the three to the coup attempt.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The purported coup attempt has prompted the Russian-backed separatists to arrest politicians, military commanders and civil servants.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The question of responsibility appeared to have been pushed to one side in the rush to score a publicity coup.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Turkey has scored a PR coup in being chosen as host for the summit.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Turkey is struggling to fill tens of thousands of vacancies in the army and police left by the government's purge after the attempted coup.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It then follows that a successful coup, if it comes, will more likely come from the left than the right.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The attempted military coup in Turkey was over almost as soon it began.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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British English: coup NOUN
When there is a coup, a group of people seize power in a country.
...a military coup.
Translation of coup from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary