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sham·poo

 (shăm-po͞o′)
n. pl. sham·poos
1. Any of various liquid or cream preparations of soap or detergent used to wash the hair and scalp.
2. Any of various cleaning agents for rugs, upholstery, or cars.
3. The act or process of washing or cleaning with shampoo.
tr. & intr.v. sham·pooed, sham·poo·ing, sham·poos
To wash or undergo washing with shampoo.

[From Hindi cāṁpō, imperative of cāṁpnā, to press, knead, shampoo; akin to Prakrit caṃpaï akin to cappaï, he presses; see chapati.]

sham·poo′er n.

shampoo

(ʃæmˈpuː)
n
1. (Hairdressing & Grooming) a liquid or cream preparation of soap or detergent to wash the hair
2. a similar preparation for washing carpets, etc
3. (Hairdressing & Grooming) the process of shampooing
vb, -poos, -pooing or -pooed
(Hairdressing & Grooming) (tr) to wash (the hair, etc) with such a preparation
[C18: from Hindi chāmpo, from chāmpnā to knead]
shamˈpooer n

sham•poo

(ʃæmˈpu)

n., v. -pooed, -poo•ing. n.
1. a special cleansing preparation that produces suds.
2. the act of washing the hair, a rug, etc., with such a preparation.
v.t.
3. to wash (the hair), esp. with a shampoo.
4. to wash the hair of.
5. to clean (rugs, upholstery, etc.) with a shampoo.
[1755–65; earlier champo to massage < an inflected form of Hindi cāmpnā literally, to press]
sham•poo′er, n.

shampoo


Past participle: shampooed
Gerund: shampooing

Imperative
shampoo
shampoo
Present
I shampoo
you shampoo
he/she/it shampoos
we shampoo
you shampoo
they shampoo
Preterite
I shampooed
you shampooed
he/she/it shampooed
we shampooed
you shampooed
they shampooed
Present Continuous
I am shampooing
you are shampooing
he/she/it is shampooing
we are shampooing
you are shampooing
they are shampooing
Present Perfect
I have shampooed
you have shampooed
he/she/it has shampooed
we have shampooed
you have shampooed
they have shampooed
Past Continuous
I was shampooing
you were shampooing
he/she/it was shampooing
we were shampooing
you were shampooing
they were shampooing
Past Perfect
I had shampooed
you had shampooed
he/she/it had shampooed
we had shampooed
you had shampooed
they had shampooed
Future
I will shampoo
you will shampoo
he/she/it will shampoo
we will shampoo
you will shampoo
they will shampoo
Future Perfect
I will have shampooed
you will have shampooed
he/she/it will have shampooed
we will have shampooed
you will have shampooed
they will have shampooed
Future Continuous
I will be shampooing
you will be shampooing
he/she/it will be shampooing
we will be shampooing
you will be shampooing
they will be shampooing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been shampooing
you have been shampooing
he/she/it has been shampooing
we have been shampooing
you have been shampooing
they have been shampooing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been shampooing
you will have been shampooing
he/she/it will have been shampooing
we will have been shampooing
you will have been shampooing
they will have been shampooing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been shampooing
you had been shampooing
he/she/it had been shampooing
we had been shampooing
you had been shampooing
they had been shampooing
Conditional
I would shampoo
you would shampoo
he/she/it would shampoo
we would shampoo
you would shampoo
they would shampoo
Past Conditional
I would have shampooed
you would have shampooed
he/she/it would have shampooed
we would have shampooed
you would have shampooed
they would have shampooed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shampoo - cleansing agent consisting of soaps or detergents used for washing the hairshampoo - cleansing agent consisting of soaps or detergents used for washing the hair
cleaner, cleanser, cleansing agent - a preparation used in cleaning something
2.shampoo - the act of washing your hair with shampoo
hair care, haircare, hairdressing - care for the hair: the activity of washing or cutting or curling or arranging the hair
Verb1.shampoo - use shampoo on (hair)
lave, wash - cleanse (one's body) with soap and water
condition - apply conditioner to in order to make smooth and shiny; "I condition my hair after washing it"
Translations
شامبوشامْبوغَسْل بالشّامبويَغْسِل بالشّامبو
šamponšampónmýt šamponemmytí hlavy
shampoovaskvaske
shampoo
šampon
samponsamponozhajat moshajmosásmegtisztít
háròvottur meî sjampóiòvo meî sjampóisjampó
シャンプー
샴푸
išplovimas su šampūnuplauti su šampūnušampūnas
izmazgāt ar šampūnumazgāšana ar šampūnumazgāt ar šampūnušampūns
şamponşamponare
šampónumývanie hlavyumývať šampónom
pranje lasprati lasešampon
schamposchamponera
ยาสระผม
şampuanşampuanla yıkamaşampuanla yıkamakşampuanlamak
dầu gội

shampoo

[ʃæmˈpuː]
A. Nchampú m
a shampoo and setun lavado y marcado
B. VT [+ carpet] → lavar con champú
I shampoo my hair twice a weekme lavo el pelo dos veces por semana

shampoo

[ʃæmˈpuː]
nshampooing m
a bottle of shampoo → une bouteille de shampooing
shampoo and set → shampooing et mise f en plis
vt [+ hair] → laver; [+ person] → faire un shampooing à

shampoo

n (= liquid)Shampoo nt, → Schampon nt; (for hair also) → Haarwaschmittel nt; (= act of washing)Reinigung f; (of hair)Waschen nt; to give the carpet a shampooden Teppich reinigen or schamponieren; shampoo and setWaschen und Legen; to have a shampoo and setsich (dat)die Haare waschen und legen lassen
vt persondie Haare waschen (+dat); hairwaschen; dogdas Fell waschen (+dat); carpet, upholsteryreinigen, schamponieren; to have one’s hair shampooedsich (dat)die Haare waschen lassen

shampoo

[ʃæmˈpuː]
1. n (for hair) → shampoo m inv; (for carpet) → detersivo liquido
shampoo and set → shampoo e messa in piega
2. vt (hair) → lavare (con shampoo); (carpet) → lavare (con detersivo liquido)
to shampoo one's hair → farsi lo shampoo

shampoo

(ʃӕmˈpuː) plural shampoos noun
1. a soapy liquid or other substance for washing the hair and scalp or for cleaning carpets, upholstery etc. a special shampoo for greasy hair; carpet shampoo.
2. an act of washing etc with shampoo. I had a shampoo and set at the hairdresser's.
verbpast tense, past participle shamˈpooed
to wash or clean with shampoo. She shampoos her hair every day; We shampooed the rugs yesterday.

shampoo

شامْبو šampon shampoo Shampoo σαμπουάν champú shampoo shampooing šampon shampoo シャンプー 샴푸 shampoo shampo szampon champô, xampu шампунь schampo ยาสระผม şampuan dầu gội 洗发膏

shampoo

n (pl -poos) champú m; vt, vi (pret & pp -pooed) lavarse (el pelo)
References in classic literature ?
The men made no motion to divide the plunder till they had seen the lama bedded down in the best room of the place, with Kim shampooing his feet, Mohammedan-fashion.
Old women and amateurs have invaded the upper apartments, pinching the bed- curtains, poking into the feathers, shampooing the mattresses, and clapping the wardrobe drawers to and fro.
It comes out of the new insight that shampooing every day is not for all consumers, especially those with curly, kinky, wavy hair or color-treated or processed hair that might be more susceptible to damage,'' said Ron Robinson, an independent cosmetic chemist and founder of beautystat.
Shampooing: Focus on the roots when shampooing as this is where hair will be its dirtiest.