The Alternative Portuguese Dictionary: bicho

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Entry definition

bicho etymology From vl *bestius, from Latin bēstia. pronunciation
  • /ˈbiʃu/
  • (South Brazil) /ˈbiʃo/
noun: {{pt-noun}}
  1. beast non-human animal
  2. (pejorative) a severely aggressive person
  3. (Brazil, slang, vocative) buddy close friend
Synonyms: (beast) animal, besta, (buddy) amigo, camarada, companheiro
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  • bicha
  • bichado
  • bichano
  • bichar
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  • bicharada
  • bicheira
  • bicheiro
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