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Translation of "hair" - English-Arabic dictionary

hair

noun   /heər/
A1 [no plural] the thin threads that grow on the head and body of people and animals شَعْر a girl with long, dark hair
one of the thin threads that grow on a person’s or animal’s skin شَعرة My skirt was covered with cat hairs.
let your hair down to allow yourself to behave much more freely than usual and enjoy yourself تَحِلّ شَعرَها / تَبوح بأسرارها لصَديقتها Oh, let your hair down for once!
split hairs to argue about small details that are not important يَتجادَل في الأمور التافِهة
make someone’s hair stand on end to make someone very frightened يَجعَل شَعْر رَأسه يَقِف خَوْفاً To be honest, the thought of jumping out of a moving plane makes my hair stand on end.
(Definition of hair from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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