frizz
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frizz(
frihz
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (tightly curled hair)
a. los rizos pequeños y muy apretados
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Diane was really unhappy with her perm. It had turned out a mass of frizz.Diane no estaba nada contenta con su permanente, le había quedado una mata de rizos pequeños y muy apretados.
b. el pelo crespo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Is that frizz natural? - Yes, I was born with it.¿Tu pelo crespo es natural? - Sí, de nacimiento.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to form into tight curls)
a. rizar con rizos pequeños y muy apretados
Brigida didn't want the hairdresser to frizz her hair. She wanted soft curls.Brígida no quería que la peluquera le rizara el pelo con rizos pequeños y muy apretados, quería rizos suaves.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to curl tightly)
a. encresparse
My hair always frizzes when the weather is humid.Mi cabello siempre se encrespa cuando hay mucha humedad.
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frizz
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el rizos muy pequeños
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. rizar (con rizos muy pequeños)
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frizz [frɪz]
noun
rizos (m) pequeños y muy apretados
transitive verb
[+hair] rizar con rizos pequeños y muy apretados
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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