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Meaning of “moustache” in the English Dictionary

"moustache" in British English

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moustachenoun [C]

mainly UK (US usually mustache) uk   /mʊˈstɑːʃ/  us   /ˈmʌs.tæʃ/
B1 hair that a man ​grows above his ​upperlip: Groucho Marx had a ​thick, ​black moustache.
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(Definition of moustache from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"moustache" in American English

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moustachenoun [C]

 us   /ˈmʌs·tæʃ, məˈstæʃ/
a ​mustache
(Definition of moustache from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “moustache”
in Korean 콧수염…
in Arabic شارِب…
in Malaysian misai…
in French moustache…
in Russian усы…
in Chinese (Traditional) 髭,八字鬚…
in Italian baffi…
in Turkish bıyık…
in Polish wąsy…
in Spanish bigote…
in Vietnamese ria mép…
in Portuguese bigode…
in Thai หนวด…
in German der Schnurrbart…
in Catalan bigoti…
in Japanese 口ひげ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 髭,八字须…
in Indonesian kumis…
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