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Catalan translation of “hair”

hair

noun
 
/heər/
A1 [no plural] the thin threads that grow on the head and body of people and animals
cabell(s), pèl(s)
a girl with long, dark hair
one of the thin threads that grow on a person’s or animal’s skin
cabell(s), pèl(s)
My skirt was covered with cat hairs.
let your hair down to allow yourself to behave much more freely than usual and enjoy yourself
deixar-se anar, relaxar-se
Oh, let your hair down for once!
split hairs to argue about small details that are not important
discutir per minúcies
make someone’s hair stand on end to make someone very frightened
posar els pèls de punta a algú
To be honest, the thought of jumping out of a moving plane makes my hair stand on end.
(Definition of hair from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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