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Spanish translation of “lip”

lip

noun /lip/
either of the folds of flesh which form the edge of the mouth
labio
She bit her lip.
the edge of something
borde
the lip of a cup.
-lipped
de labios
a thin-lipped mouth.
lip-read verb (of a deaf person) to understand what a person is saying by watching the movement of his lips.
leer en los labios
lipstick noun (a stick of) colouring/coloring for the lips.
lápiz de labios
pay lip service to to show respect to, or approval of, in word only, without sincerely feeling it
alabar un ideal de boquilla
Politicians tend to pay lip service to environmental issues without actually doing anything about them.
(Definition of lip from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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