"hooligan" translation into Portuguese

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"hooligan" in Portuguese

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"hooligan" in English

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1. general

hooligan (also: roughneck, ruffian, tough)
Mr President, in mediaeval times groups of thugs and hooligans would pick on elderly women and accuse them of witchcraft.
­ (EN) Senhor Presidente, na Idade Média os bandos de rufiões e desordeiros visavam as mulheres idosas e acusavam­nas de bruxaria.
hooligan (also: rioter, tearaway)
Measures are needed against violence and racism in sport, in order to guarantee that sportsmen and women and sports fans are protected against rampaging hordes of hooligans and racists.
É necessário intervir contra actos de violência e racismo no desporto, de modo a garantir aos desportistas e aos entusiastas do desporto protecção contra um bando selvagem de arruaceiros e racistas.

2. sports

hooligan
I was attacked; I was called a hooligan; I was told I had behaved like a football supporter.
Atacaram-me; chamaram-me "hooligan"; disseram-me que me tinha comportado com um apoiante de um clube de futebol.
I was attacked; I was called a hooligan; I was told I had behaved like a football supporter.
Atacaram-me; chamaram-me " hooligan "; disseram-me que me tinha comportado com um apoiante de um clube de futebol.
I cannot say anything about German hooligans but I can talk about English football hooligans - I cannot say 'fans' and even the word 'hooligan' is not strong enough for them.
Nada posso dizer acerca dos hooligans alemães, mas posso sobre os ingleses ­ não posso falar aqui de "adeptos" e mesmo a palavra "hooligan" me parece pouco forte neste caso.

Synonyms (English) for "hooligan":

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Context sentences for "hooligan" in Portuguese

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EnglishIn the UK we have pro-active football legislation to deal with our hooligan problems.
Dispomos no Reino Unido de legislação futebolística proactiva para lidar com os nossos problemas de hooliganismo, o que nos permite impor interdições.
EnglishThe German police anti-hooligan task force has said that it is pretty confident there will be hooligans there.
A força de intervenção anti­hooliganismo da polícia alemã afirmou estar bastante convicta de que haverá hooligans presentes no estádio.
EnglishThe German police anti-hooligan task force has said that it is pretty confident there will be hooligans there.
A força de intervenção anti­ hooliganismo da polícia alemã afirmou estar bastante convicta de que haverá hooligans presentes no estádio.
EnglishShe speaks of hooligan lawyers.
EnglishIt is high time the national governments took preventive measures in order to keep the hooligan hard-core at home.
Já é chegada a hora de os governos nacionais tomarem as medidas preventivas necessárias para manter o núcleo duro de hooligans dentro das respectivas fronteiras nacionais.
EnglishA group of parliamentarians today, in a hooligan manner, called for direct so-called 'popular democracy' which would replace elections with referendums.
Hoje, um grupo de deputados, com atitudes de verdadeiros hooligans, exorta à chamada "democracia popular” que substituiria as eleições por referendos.

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