quake (to) / quaketremer = to shiver, to quiver, to tremble // tremor, estremecimento
qualify (to) / qualificationqualificar; habilitar; capacitar // qualificação; habilitação; aptidão = skill
qualityqualidade / quality assurance = garantia de qualidade / quality control = controle de qualidade
quantityquantidade = amount
quarrel / quarrel (to) / quarrelsomebriga, discussão = argument / brigar, discutir = to argue / briguento, brigão
quarter / quarterly1) quarto (4a. parte) / 2) quarto (hora) / 3) trimestre = one fourth of a calendar or of a year in business; "unemployment rose in the last quarter" / 4) 25 cents / 5) fase (quarto) da lua = a fourth part of the moon's period; moon at the first quarter = quarto crescente // trimestral; quarterly report = relatório trimestral
quay [qui]cais, doca, ancoradouro, pier = a structure built parallel to the bank of a waterway for use as a landing place; dock; pier; wharf
queen1) rainha // 2) dama, rainha (xadrez)
queer (n) / queer (adj)bicha, gay / esquisito, estranho
query [quiri]consulta = question, inquiry; "I have a query about my order" / query language = linguagem de consulta
questbusca = a journey made in search of something;search, pursuit; "he refuses to give up his quest to discover the truth"
question / question (to)pergunta, questão / question mark = ponto de interrogação / in question = em questão; "this is the man in question" / out of the question = fora de cogitações, impossível // questionar, interrogar, perguntar = to ask, to interrogate; "the witness was questioned by the defense"; "I trusted him and I never questioned what he told me"
questionnairequestionário = a written set of questions;
queue / queue (to)1) fila de pessoas = line of persons / 2) trança; rabicho; rabo de cavalo = ponytail // fazer fila = to queue up
quickrápido = fast, speedy, swift, rapid
quiettranquilo, calmo = calm, peaceful, restful
quit (to); quit; quit1) renunciar, sair do emprego = to resign, to give up a job; to quit a job / 2) deixar; parar de = stop doing / to quit smoking = to give up smoking = parar de fumar
quite1) bastante, muito; "this restaurant is quite good" / 2) completamente, inteiramente; "she is quite capable of doing the task" / quite a few = um bom número, vários "quite a few of them = um bom número deles"
quiz (pl.: quizzes)teste, exame, questionário, arguição = a short oral or written test / quiz program = programa (rádio, TV) de perguntas e respostas = quiz show
quote (to) / quotation1) citar = to mention, to cite / 2) cotar, fazer cotação, to give the current market price of // 1) citação = quote, citation; quotation marks = aspas = inverted commas / 2) cotação