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hair·brush

 (hâr′brŭsh′)
n.
A brush for the hair.

hairbrush

(ˈhɛəˌbrʌʃ)
n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a brush for grooming the hair

hair•brush

(ˈhɛərˌbrʌʃ)

n.
a brush for dressing the hair.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hairbrush - a brush used to groom a person's hairhairbrush - a brush used to groom a person's hair
brush - an implement that has hairs or bristles firmly set into a handle
Translations
فُرْشاة الشَعْرفُرشاة شَعْر
hřebenkartáč na vlasy
hårbørste
hiusharja
četka za kosu
hajkefe
hárbursti
ヘアブラシ
머리솔
kefa na vlasy
ščetka za lase
hårborste
แปรงแปรงผม
lược

hairbrush

[ˈhɛəbrʌʃ] Ncepillo m (para el pelo)

hairbrush

[ˈhɛərbrʌʃ] nbrosse f à cheveuxhair care haircare [ˈhɛərkɛər]
nsoins mpl capillaires
modif [product] → capillaire, pour les cheveuxhair colour n (= dye) → couleur f de cheveuxhair conditioner naprès-shampooing m

hairbrush

[ˈhɛəˌbrʌʃ] nspazzola per capelli

hair

(heə) noun
1. one of the mass of thread-like objects that grow from the skin. He brushed the dog's hairs off his jacket.
2. the mass of these, especially on a person's head. He's got brown hair.
-haired
having (a certain kind of) hair. a fair-haired girl.
ˈhairy adjective
covered in hair or having a lot of hair. a hairy chest.
ˈhairiness noun
ˈhair('s)-breadth noun
a very small distance. That knife missed me by a hair's-breadth.
ˈhairbrush noun
a brush for arranging and smoothing the hair.
ˈhaircut noun
the act or style of cutting a person's hair. Go and get a haircut.
ˈhair-doplurals ˈhair-dos, ~ˈhair-do's noun
a hairstyle. I like her new hair-do.
ˈhairdresser noun
a person who cuts, washes, styles etc a person's hair.
ˈhairdressing noun
ˈhair-drier noun
an electrical apparatus for drying hair by blowing hot air over it.
ˈhairline noun
the line along the forehead where the hair begins to grow.
ˈhair-oil noun
a scented, oily lotion for smoothing down the hair.
ˈhairpin noun
a bent wire for keeping a woman's hair in place.
adjective
(of a bend in a road) sharp and U-shaped, especially on a mountain or a hill.
ˈhair-raising adjective
terrifying. hair-raising stories.
ˈhairstyle noun
the result of cutting, styling etc a person's hair. a simple hairstyle.
keep one's hair on
to remain calm and not become angry.
let one's hair down
to behave in a free and relaxed manner.
make (someone's) hair stand on end
to terrify (a person).
(not to) turn a hair
to remain calm. He put his finger in the flame without turning a hair.
split hairs
to worry about unimportant details.
tear one's hair
to show great irritation or despair.

hairbrush

فُرْشاة الشَعْر kartáč na vlasy hårbørste Haarbürste βούρτσα για τα μαλλιά cepillo hiusharja brosse à cheveux četka za kosu spazzola per capelli ヘアブラシ 머리솔 haarborstel hårbørste szczotka do włosów escova de cabelo щетка для волос hårborste แปรงแปรงผม saç fırçası lược 发刷

hairbrush

n. cepillo para el cabello.

hairbrush

n cepillo (para el pelo)
References in classic literature ?
Every man's shaft bore his number to ease the counting; and so close would they stick at the end of a round, that the target looked like a big bristle hairbrush.
said Sophie, wandering about, hairbrush in hand, to admire the illustrated weekly pictures pasted on door and cupboard.
Smartened up by the aid of a clean shirt and a wet hairbrush, with which instrument, on occasions of ceremony, he lubricates such thin locks as remain to him after his life of severe study, Mr.
So I bought it, and as soon as he had gone I came up here and applied it with an old hairbrush as the directions said.
The indignant Independent did not wait to hear the end of this personal denunciation; for, catching up his carpet-bag, which was well stuffed with movables, he swung it in the air as Pott turned away, and, letting it fall with a circular sweep on his head, just at that particular angle of the bag where a good thick hairbrush happened to be packed, caused a sharp crash to be heard throughout the kitchen, and brought him at once to the ground.
All you need now is a hairbrush and a mirror to sing in front of, PS9 at Tesco.
Can you find the toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, mirror, gel, and hairbrush hidden in the picture?
Granted, I was the over-enthusiastic adult with a hairbrush for a sword, who probably wouldn't threaten a butterfly.
On a daily basis, he observed numerous well-dressed people reach into their pocket or purse for a hairbrush that appeared as an unexpected interruption to a sophisticated facade.
Working for the precursor of the CIA, he had privileged access to Hitler's retreat and took personal items - including the monogrammed hairbrush - from Braun's private apartment.
The discovery was made through DNA testing on hair taken from an hairbrush, allegedly belonging to Eva Braun, Hitler's long-time lover who married him hours before their joint suicide as the Nazi war machine crashed.
Hairbrush #1: Did you see how badly the hair was behaving?