English translation of faltar
1 (escassear) to be lacking, be wanting
2 (pessoa) to be absent
3 (falhar) to fail
faltar ao trabalho to be absent from work
faltar à palavra to break one's word
falta pouco para ... it won't be long until ...
falta uma semana para nossas férias it's only a week until our holidays
faltam 10 minutos para as 3 it's ten minutes to three
faltam 3 páginas (para eu acabar) there are 3 pages to go (before I finish)
faltam chegar duas pessoas two people are still to come
falta fazermos mais algumas coisas there are still a few things for us to do
só faltava essa! that's all I (or we etc ) needed!
nada me falta I have all I need
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Translation of faltar from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary