Learn Brazilian

21 Aug


By Diego


Lit. Yellow smile.

  • Forced, insincere, sick smile, usually to hide disappointment.

As duas mulheres ficaram com sorrisos amarelos quando se encontraram na festa usando o mesmo vestido.
The two women had forced, sick smiles when they met at the party wearing the same dress.

sorriso-amareloYou can also use the verb sorrir amarelo (to smile in a forced, insincere way).
Ela sorriu amarelo quando abriu o presente e viu o perfume que ela odeia. She smiled a forced, sick smile when she opened the present and saw the perfume she hates.

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