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Translation of "hair" - English-Portuguese dictionary

hair

noun   /heər/
A1 [no plural] the thin threads that grow on the head and body of people and animals cabelo a girl with long, dark hair
one of the thin threads that grow on a person’s or animal’s skin pelo My skirt was covered with cat hairs.
let your hair down
to allow yourself to behave much more freely than usual and enjoy yourself não se reprimir Oh, let your hair down for once!
split hairs
to argue about small details that are not important discutir minúcias
make someone’s hair stand on end
to make someone very frightened deixar alguém de cabelo em pé To be honest, the thought of jumping out of a moving plane makes my hair stand on end.
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