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American English: /mæt/
British English: /mat/

noun

transitive verb present participle matting past tense, past participle matted

  • (usually passive) to be matted (fur/fibers)
    estar apelmazado
    his hair was matted and dirty
    tenía el pelo enmarañado y sucio
    Example sentences
    • Her sandy hair was matted and tangled, but her eyes shone with crystal clear radiance.
    • Her hair was all matted down and tangled, and I couldn't start to imagine her taking less than an hour to fix it.
    • By now, the sun is up and angrily drying up your sweat, matting your hair and hardening your uniform.

intransitive verb present participle matting past tense, past participle matted

  • (fur/carpet)
    apelmazarse
    (hair)
    enmarañarse
    Example sentences
    • At night, protect your hair with a satin scarf, bonnet or pillowcase, which prevents split ends, tangling and matting, and preserves your hair style.
    • This step can prevent your hair from thinning, matting or breaking.
    • Daily brushing is almost mandatory to keep the hair from matting up.
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