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Translation of "whisker" - English-German dictionary

whisker

noun /ˈwiskə/
(usually in plural ) one of the long hairs between the nose and the mouth of a cat etc. das Schnurrbarthaar
in plural a man’s moustache, beard and/or sideburns. der Backenbart
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.
(Definition of whisker from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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