Clothes are common, everyday objects, and the vocabulary related to them is useful to memorize when learning Portuguese. Apart from a handful of Anglicisms, few cognates exist to help you when learning the words for clothes in Portuguese, so practice is essential. The best way to learn how to talk about anything from fashion to football is to practice with an expert tutor who’ll be able to pick up when you make a mistake and give you guidance on issues like gender and sentence construction.
Below you’ll find a list of 42 words for clothes in Portuguese. Masculine nouns are marked (m) and feminine nouns are marked (f).
Meia calça (f)
Calção de banho (m)
Bonus Vocabulary: Accessories
Óculos escuros (m)
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