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braid

verb [I/T]  us   /breɪd/

braid verb [I/T] (ARRANGE HAIR)

to join three or more lengths of hair or other material by putting them over each other in a special pattern: [I/T] My sister taught me how to braid (my hair).

braid

noun  us   /breɪd/

braid noun (HAIR)

[C] pieces of hair or other material joined in a special pattern: Andrea wears her hair in braids.

braid noun (CLOTH)

[U] a thin strip of cloth or twisted threads used as decoration esp. in uniforms: gold braid
Translations of “braid”
in Arabic يُضَفّر…
in Korean (머리나 밧줄 등을) 따다…
in Malaysian tocang…
in French tresser…
in Turkish saç örgüsü, kurdela, kordon…
in Italian intrecciare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 布, (作裝飾用的)穗帶,鑲邊…
in Russian коса, тесьма…
in Polish warkocz, lamówka…
in Vietnamese bện…
in Spanish trenzar…
in Portuguese trançar…
in Thai ถัก (เปีย)…
in German flechten…
in Catalan trenar…
in Japanese (髪を)三つ編みにする, (ロープなど)を編む…
in Indonesian mengepang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 布, (作装饰用的)穗带,镶边…
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