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American English: /frɪz/
British English: /frɪz/

Translation of frizz in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • [colloquial]
    (hair) (con rizos muy apretados)
    Example sentences
    • That summer the Puerto Rican girls had straightened their hair like Mariah Carey but the white girls were still frizzing their hair out with big perms.
    • My hair was frizzed and my natural curls had returned.
    • Her wine red hair was frizzed, and her jaw was clenched.

intransitive verb

  • [colloquial]
    ponerse chino (Mexico)
    ponerse como mota (Southern Cone)


  • rizos (masculine plural) muy apretados

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