Household Appliances in Portuguese

Welcome to this lesson on household appliances in Portuguese. This lesson will cover all the essentials that you use in a home and how to talk about them in Portuguese. These are words you come across everyday whether you’re traveling around or living in a Portuguese-speaking country. You never know when you’ll be at a hotel and need to use an iron or figure out how to work the washing machine!

So get the kettle going and put on a cup of tea for this lesson!

Pronouncing household appliances in Portuguese

máquina de lavar (roupa - optional)

washing machine

lava-louças

dishwasher

som

stereo

computer

computador

fogão

oven

stove

forno

chaleira

kettle

toaster

torradeira

geladeira

refrigerator

frizer

freezer

telefone

telephone

ferro de passar roupa

iron

micro-ondas

microwave

batedeira

mixer

despertador

alarm clock

liquidificador

blender

I hope you enjoyed this lesson!  To help you remember all of this new vocabulary, try saying the name of the appliances out loud in Portuguese as you’re using them at home. 

Remember, practice makes perfect!

For more lessons on Portuguese vocabulary I recommend these!

Tereza Pereira
Tereza Pereira
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