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capello

Translation of capello in English:

nome maschile

also: capelli nome maschile plurale

  • (capigliatura)
    hair non numerabile
    avere i -i chiari, scuri
    to have fair, dark hair
    -i grassi, secchi -i lisci, ricci, mossi, crespi portare i -i corti, raccolti
    to wear one's hair short, in a bun
    tagliarsi, farsi tagliare i -i spuntare i -i a qualcuno
    to give somebody's hair a trim
    taglio (di -i) taglio di -i a spazzola
    crewcut
    ho i -i a posto? decolorarsi i -i
    to bleach one's hair
    asciugarsi i -i
    (con il fon)
    to blow-dry one's hair
    (con l'asciugamano)
    to towel one's hair
    fare la tinta ai -i far(si) i -i [informale] passarsi un pettine tra i -i
    to run a comb through one's hair
    rasarsi i -i a zero
    to shave one's head
    ciocca di -i
    tuft of hair
    cominciano a cadergli i -i
    he is losing his hair
    spazzola, forcina, retina per -i tintura per -i strapparsi i -i
    to tear one's hair out [figurato]
    essere tirato per i -i
    to be pulled by the hair [figurato]

Idioms

far rizzare i -i (in testa)

to make somebody's hair stand on end

prendersi per i -i

to grab each other by the hair

spaccare il capello in quattro

to split hairs

avere un diavolo per capello

to be like a bear with a sore head

mettersi le mani nei -i

to tear one's hair out

far venire i -i bianchi a qualcuno

to make somebody old before his, her time, to turn somebody's hair grey

per un capello

by a hair's breadth

fin sopra i -i

up to one's ears o eyes

averne fin sopra i -i di qualcuno, qualcosa

to be tired o sick to death of somebody, something

non torcere un capello

not to touch a hair of somebody's head

Compounds

capelli d'angelo

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