Portuguese translation of 'roost'
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His chickens have come home to roost.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
These liabilities are still coming home to roost.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Those chickens are coming home to roost, of which more in a moment.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It was the new, assertive influence of the sixties which saw the first signs that the chickens of irregular warfare might come home to roost.The Bullet Catchers (1989)
Although bats roost upside down, they are incapable of hovering in this position.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But I guess this is what they call chickens coming home to roost.The Sun (2016)
But politicians should be wary about calling for another's resignation - it always seems to come home to roost.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
But when the pressure rose, the number of insects declined dramatically and hardly any bats left their roost.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
In daytime they roost on a branch, their eyes closed.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Now there is nowhere for birds to roost and no wood from which to make fishing boats.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
They stay on tree trunks to roost and nest.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Wild turkeys, at least, have to fly up trees to roost.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
AND so the chickens came home to roost.The Sun (2011)
They forage in bluebell woods by day and roost in trees at night, protected from predators by a pair of collie dogs.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
After years of frenzied lending, their excesses came home to roost.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Birds come home to roost But back to the bird list.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
In these troubled times will his chickens come home to roost?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Sit in judgment on whole of society Now those judicial chickens are coming home to roost.The Sun (2016)
The chickens are now coming home to roost.The Sun (2014)
With so many judgments on human rights going against the Government recently, the chickens are coming home to roost.The Sun (2008)
A myopic approach was taken all those years ago, and the chickens have come home to roost.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Chickens are coming home to roost and the problem won't go away.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The great flocks of starlings going to roost together have now gone from the sky.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
They have been caught in nets thrown over their roost trees and kept alive, injured or not, to be sold as fresh food.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Those chickens are now coming home to roost.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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British English: roost NOUN
A roost is a place where birds or bats rest or sleep.
Something disturbed the bird on its roost.
British English: roost VERB
When birds or bats roost somewhere, they rest or sleep there.
The peacocks roost in nearby shrubs.
Translation of roost from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary