Portuguese translation of 'laurel'
2. (botany) loureiro
to rest on one's laurels dormir sobre os louros
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Example Sentences Including 'laurel'
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The laurels clearly go to Speke when it comes to discovering the source of the Nile.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
If she did stand still, would the laurel wreath be hers?Words Of Love: Passionate Women from Heloise to Sylvia Plath (2006)
Don't rest on your laurels once you leave the office: pitching is also important in your personal life.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It's very special because it's got papal wreaths embossed all over it in little green laurel leaves.The Sun (2011)
Like many poets she found that while she received considerable critical acclaim - prizes and so forth - there was little else on offer besides laurel wreaths.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
My cherry laurel is getting too tall.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
One is the bay laurel, often called sweet bay or simply the bay tree.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Perhaps he should have worn a laurel wreath.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The other shrub is the cherry laurel, which is actually a cherry and should perhaps be called the laurel cherry.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
WHAT is causing holes in the leaves of my laurel hedge?The Sun (2012)
When should I prune a cherry laurel hedge?Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Guilt slides off her like rain off laurel leaves.A Roomful of Birds - Scottish short stories 1990 (1990)
An introduced garden shrub of rather similar appearance is cherry laurel, whose leaves smell of almonds.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Cherry laurel is very quick to grow, but it took a couple of years before it was thick enough.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Q WHY are the new leaves on my laurel curly and white?The Sun (2008)
The laurels usually go to the spatial designers who often design the planting detail as well.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
WHAT makes holes in the leaves of a laurel hedge?The Sun (2015)
WHY are the leaves on my laurel hedge turning yellow?The Sun (2013)
People say things that garner applause and laurel wreaths, and other things that evoke disgust and condemnation.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
What the notes don't tell you is that the flexible sprays of bay leaves can still be shaped into a passable laurel crown.Christianity Today (2000)
Bay laurel or sweet bay.Winter Garden Glory (1993)
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'laurel' in Other Languages
British English: laurel NOUN
A laurel or a laurel tree is a small evergreen tree with shiny leaves. The leaves are sometimes used to make decorations such as wreaths.
Translation of laurel from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary