Portuguese English Dictionary

português - English

conta in English:

1. bill bill


Please bill me.
Our grocery bill soared last month because of higher vegetable prices.
A freezing beggar was brought into the hospital for treatment. However, he didn't have even one cent with which to settle the bill.
When waiter brought the bill I wanted to run away. I didn`t have enough money!
Bill is 20 minutes late. He must have gotten lost somewhere.
The printing business made Bill a small fortune.
While welcoming the firming up of the present government policy to abandon the proposal of the reform bill to the Diet, at the same time some are worried that Prime Minister Koizumi won't clearly state the bill's withdrawal.
What made Bill decide to be an engineer?
When the bartender totals the bill for a customer who is drunk and angry, he must be very careful to mind his P's and Q's.
Bill won the match, not so much by good luck as by real ability.
In the financial world opposition is apparently increasing against the withdrawal of the proposed bill.
A wheelbarrow fills the bill for moving concrete blocks.
After weighing all these considerations, the promoters will present their scheme in the form of a private bill; however, they might find themselves forced to alter the route in order to meet criticisms in Parliament.
Although we waited until ten o'clock, Bill never showed up.
Bill had always been a quiet, home-loving man, but after a few months in the job, his personality changed.

English word "conta"(bill) occurs in sets:

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2. account account


You will receive a confirmation email after your account has been activated by an administrator.
On what account?
As your goods for which you are charging us were imperfect, we will not pay this account.
Imogen of the Internet, in spite of her American nationality, opened a Mixi account just to show off her ironic purikura album.
When we take the wind-chill factor into account, the temperature must have been lower than thirty degrees below zero centigrade.
Should you have settled the account since this mail was written, please ignore our reminder.
All the same, we still need a scientific account of how exactly pains are caused by brain processes.
I looked at my bank account book, and happily discovered that I had an extra $50!
For the last 30 years, ad agencies would kill for a major tobacco account.
We rarely hear, it has been said, of the combinations of masters, though frequently of those of the workman. But whoever imagines, upon this account, that masters rarely combine, is as ignorant of the world as of the subject.
Taking into account the time I'd just spent napping, I'm really picking up the sense that this time's exam really won't be straight forward.
Between them, the two largest companies account for a share of more than 50% of the market.