Meaning of “moustache” in the English Dictionary

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"moustache" in British English

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moustachenoun [ C ]

mainly UK US usually mustache uk /məˈstɑːʃ/ us /ˈmʌs.tæʃ/

B1 hair that a man grows above his upper lip:

Groucho Marx had a thick, black moustache.
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  • He had a long droopy moustache.
  • He shaved off his beard but kept his moustache.
  • Greg decided to grow a moustache.
  • I wish he'd shave off that moustache!

(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)