Portuguese translation of 'abbreviation'
1. (short form) abreviatura
2. (act) abreviação f
Copyright © 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
Video: pronunciation of 'abbreviation'
Example Sentences Including 'abbreviation'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
She is surely not alone of her generation in ignorance of such an archaic unit and its Latin abbreviation.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Trends of 'abbreviation'
Used Occasionally. abbreviation is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
'abbreviation' in Other Languages
British English: abbreviation /əˌbriːvɪˈeɪʃən/ NOUN
An abbreviation is a short form of a word or phrase.
The postal abbreviation for Kansas is KS.
- American English: abbreviation
- Arabic: اِخْتِصار
- Brazilian Portuguese: abreviação
- Chinese: 缩略语
- Croatian: kratica
- Czech: zkratka
- Danish: forkortelse
- Dutch: afkorting
- European Spanish: abreviatura
- Finnish: lyhenne
- French: abréviation
- German: Abkürzung Kurzform
- Greek: συντομογραφία
- Italian: abbreviazione
- Japanese: 略語
- Korean: 약어
- Norwegian: forkortelse
- Polish: skrót wyraz
- European Portuguese: abreviatura
- Romanian: abreviere
- Russian: сокращение
- Spanish: abreviatura
- Swedish: förkortning
- Thai: อักษรย่อ
- Turkish: kısaltma
- Ukrainian: абревіатура
- Vietnamese: chữ viết tắt
Translation of abbreviation from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Your chance to have a one-to-one lesson with best-selling language expert Paul Noble, try a FREE audio sample of his brand new Mandarin Chinese course.
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.