Hay 3 definiciones de perm en inglés:

perm1

Saltos de línea: perm
Pronunciación: /pəːm
 
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sustantivo

(also permanent wave) A hairstyle produced by setting the hair in waves or curls and then treating it with chemicals so that the style lasts for several months: I had a perm on Friday there are several good home perms available [as modifier]: a perm solution
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • What are some good styling options for short relaxed hair as a perm grows out?
  • Hair perm products use thioglycolic acid - a chemical that reacts with protein bonds in the hair.
  • Sure, people still perm their hair, it's just that the style of perm has changed.

verbo

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Set (the hair) in a perm: her hair was permed and then set
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • If your hair has been permed or relaxed, color has to be applied carefully or it can weaken the structure of your hair.
  • Quickly she put her dark permed hair in a ponytail.
  • Sitting alongside the soldier was a girl whose hair had recently been permed by the local hairdresser.

Origen

1920s: abbreviation of permanent.

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Palabra del día neoteny
Pronunciación: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal

Hay 3 definiciones de perm en inglés:

perm2

Saltos de línea: perm
Pronunciación: /pəːm
 
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British informal

sustantivo

A permutation, especially a selection of a specified number of matches in a football pool: a full perm of 8 from 11
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Even the worst footballers' perms of the 1970s could hardly compete.
  • The man with the most infamous perm in Scottish football history proved that a goalkeeper from an unfashionable club can step up and do a job for Scotland.

verbo

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Make a selection of (so many) from a larger number: one of the teams was to perm any 11 from 20
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The Scotland coach has to perm four - three starters and a replacement - from the five potential players.
  • From these, it would be very hard for the Culture Department (which runs the interviews) to avoid perming some kind of first.
  • There are five of us - from which we perm a team of four.

Origen

1950s: abbreviation of permutation.

Definición de perm en:

Hay 3 definiciones de perm en inglés:

Perm3

Saltos de línea: Perm
Pronunciación: /pəːm
 
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An industrial city in Russia, in the western foothills of the Ural Mountains; population 987,200 (est. 2008). Former name (1940–57) Molotov.

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