German translation of “whisker”
whisker noun /ˈwiskə/
› (usually in plural ) one of the long hairs between the nose and the mouth of a cat etc.
› in plural a man’s moustache, beard and/or sideburns.
whiskered adjective ( whiskery) ›
mit Backenbart, Schnurrbarthaaren
miss etc by a whisker › to manage only barely to miss etc
um ein Haar verpassen etc
He had a lucky escape as the bullet missed him by a whisker.