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Perm

 (pĕrm, pyĕrm)
A city of west-central Russia on the Kama River in the foothills of the Ural Mountains. Founded in the early 1700s when a copper foundry was built there, it grew rapidly as an industrial center in the 1800s.

perm

 (pûrm) Informal
n.
A permanent.
tr.v. permed, perm·ing, perms
To give (hair) a permanent.

perm

(pɜːm)
n
1. (Hairdressing & Grooming) a hairstyle produced by treatment with heat, chemicals, etc which gives long-lasting waves, curls, or other shaping. Also called (esp formerly): permanent wave
2. (Hairdressing & Grooming) the act of giving or receiving such a hairstyle
vb
(Hairdressing & Grooming) (tr) to give a perm to (hair)

perm

(pɜːm)
n
(Gambling, except Cards) short for permutation4

Perm

(Russian pjermj)
n
(Placename) a port in W Russia, on the Kama River: oil refinery; university (1916). Pop: 984 000 (2005 est). Former name (1940–62): Molotov

perm

(pɜrm)

n. v.t.
2. to give (the hair) a permanent.
v.i.
3. to apply a permanent to the hair.
[1925–30; by shortening]

Perm

(pɜrm, pɛərm)

n.
a city in the E Russian Federation in Europe, on the Kama River. 1,091,000. Formerly, Molotov.

perm


Past participle: permed
Gerund: perming

Imperative
perm
perm
Present
I perm
you perm
he/she/it perms
we perm
you perm
they perm
Preterite
I permed
you permed
he/she/it permed
we permed
you permed
they permed
Present Continuous
I am perming
you are perming
he/she/it is perming
we are perming
you are perming
they are perming
Present Perfect
I have permed
you have permed
he/she/it has permed
we have permed
you have permed
they have permed
Past Continuous
I was perming
you were perming
he/she/it was perming
we were perming
you were perming
they were perming
Past Perfect
I had permed
you had permed
he/she/it had permed
we had permed
you had permed
they had permed
Future
I will perm
you will perm
he/she/it will perm
we will perm
you will perm
they will perm
Future Perfect
I will have permed
you will have permed
he/she/it will have permed
we will have permed
you will have permed
they will have permed
Future Continuous
I will be perming
you will be perming
he/she/it will be perming
we will be perming
you will be perming
they will be perming
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been perming
you have been perming
he/she/it has been perming
we have been perming
you have been perming
they have been perming
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been perming
you will have been perming
he/she/it will have been perming
we will have been perming
you will have been perming
they will have been perming
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been perming
you had been perming
he/she/it had been perming
we had been perming
you had been perming
they had been perming
Conditional
I would perm
you would perm
he/she/it would perm
we would perm
you would perm
they would perm
Past Conditional
I would have permed
you would have permed
he/she/it would have permed
we would have permed
you would have permed
they would have permed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.perm - a city in the European part of RussiaPerm - a city in the European part of Russia
Russian Federation, Russia - a federation in northeastern Europe and northern Asia; formerly Soviet Russia; since 1991 an independent state
2.perm - a series of waves in the hair made by applying heat and chemicalsperm - a series of waves in the hair made by applying heat and chemicals
wave - a hairdo that creates undulations in the hair
Verb1.perm - give a permanent wave to; "She perms her hair"
wave - set waves in; "she asked the hairdresser to wave her hair"
Translations
تَـمْوِيجُ الْشّعْرِتَمْويج في الشَّعْريُعْطي تَمْويجا للشَّعْر
trvaláudělat trvalou
permanentpermanente
permanentti
trajna
daueroltat
permanentsetja permanent í
パーマ
파마
ilgalaikė šukuosenapasidaryti ilgalaikę šukuoseną
ielikt ilgviļņusilgviļņi
trvaláurobiť trvalú
permanent
การดัดผม
permaperma yaptırmakondüle
kiểu tóc uốn quăn gợn sóng

perm

1 [pɜːm]
A. N (Brit) → permanente f
she's got a permlleva permanente
to have a permhacerse una permanente
B. VT to perm sb's hairhacer una permanente a algn
to have one's hair permedhacerse una permanente

perm

[ˈpɜːrm]
n (for hair)permanente f
She's got a perm → Elle a une permanente.
to have a perm → se faire faire une permanente
vt
to have one's hair permed → se faire faire une permanente

perm

1 abbr of permanent wave
nDauerwelle f; to give somebody a permjdm eine Dauerwelle machen
vt to perm somebody’s hairjdm eine Dauerwelle machen; she only had the ends permedsie ließ sich (dat)nur an den Enden eine Dauerwelle machen
vi my hair doesn’t perm very easilyDauerwelle hält bei mir sehr schlecht

perm

[pɜːm]
1. npermanente f
2. vt to perm sb's hairfare la permanente a qn
to have one's hair permed → farsi fare la permanente

perm

(pəːm) noun
a permanent wave in a person's hair. She's had a perm.
verb
to give a permanent wave to (hair). She's had her hair permed.

perm

تَـمْوِيجُ الْشّعْرِ trvalá permanent Dauerwelle περμαντάντ permanente permanentti permanente trajna permanente パーマ 파마 permanent permanent trwała ondulacja permanente химическая завивка permanent การดัดผม perma kiểu tóc uốn quăn gợn sóng 烫发
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