montão

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Augmentative of monte, from monte +‎ -ão. Compare Spanish montón.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

montão m (plural montões)

  1. heap; pile
    Synonym: acervo
  2. (colloquial, figuratively) loads, heaps, a lot (large quantity)
    Synonym: pilha
    Tenho um montão de coisas a fazer.
    I have a lot of things to do.

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