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face
la cara/el rostro
facial features
rasgos
she has a thin face
tiene la/una cara delgada
an oval face
una cara ovalada
a round face
una cara redonda
clean-shaven
bien afeitado
a bloated face
una cara hinchada/abotagada/abotargada
a cherubic face
una cara angelical
a chubby face
una cara regordete
chubby-cheeked
mofletudo
a chubby/podgy face
una cara rechoncha, regordete, gordinflona
he had a weather-beaten face
tenía un rostro curtido
a face lift
un lifting, un estiramiento facial
she has freckles
tiene pecas, es pecosa
spots/pimples
granos
blackheads
espinillas
moles
lunares
warts
verrugas
wrinkles
arugas
rosy cheeks
mejillas sonrosadas
acne
acne
a birthmark
un antojo/una mancha de nacimiento
a double chin
una papada
hollow cheeks
las mejillas hundidas
a dimple
un hoyuelo
smooth-cheeked/smooth-faced
lampiño
a deadpan face
una cara de póquer/de palo
a doleful face
una cara compungida
a sad face
una cara triste
a serious face
una cara seria
a smiling face
una cara sonriente
a happy face
una cara alegre
smooth-cheeked/smooth-faced
lampiño
to go red in the face (with anger/heat)
ponerse colorado/rojo
to go red/to blush (with embarassment)
sonrojarse/ruborizarse
he looks worried
parece preocupado
frightened
asustado
surprised
sorprendido
a smile
una sonrisa
a smirk
una sonrisita
a frown
el ceño fruncido
nose = la nariz
la nariz
a bulbous nose
una nariz protuberante
a hooked nose
una nariz aguileña
a big nose
una nariz grande
a turned-up/snub nose
una nariz respingona
a pointed nose
una nariz puntiaguda
a flat nose/a pug nose
una nariz chata
a lopsided nose
una nariz ladeada/torcida
a hooter/conk (colloquial Br. Eng.)
una napia
a schnozzle (colloquial Am. Eng.)
una napia
to flare your nostrils/to snort
resoplar/bufar
he has beady eyes
tiene los ojos redondos y brillantes como cuentas
a black eye
un ojo morado
red eyes
ojos rojizos
bloodshot eyes
ojos sanguinolentos/injectados de sangre
to wink
guiñar el ojo
to blink
pestañear/parpadear
she is cross-eyed
es bizca
a squint
una bizquera, un estrabismo
she's blind
es ciega
he's blind in one eye
es tuerto
to go blind
quedarse ciego
crow's feet
patas de gallo
sunken eyes
ojos hundidos
piggy eyes
ojitos redondos y brillantes
bulging eyes
ojos saltones
slit/slanting eyes
ojos achinados
a stye
un orzuelo
shifty eyes
ojos furtivos
eyebrows = las cejas
las cejas
arched eyebrows
cejas arqueadas
bushy eyebrows
cejas tupidas
thick eyebrows
cejas pobladas
to raise your eyebrows
arquear las cejas
eyelashes = las pestañas
las pestañas
false eyelashes
pestañas postizas
mouth= la boca
la boca
harelip
labio leporino
chapped lips
labios agrietados
buckteeth
dientes de conejo/dientes salidos
false teeth
dentadura postiza
front teeth
paletas/dientes de adelante
wisdom teeth
muelas del juicio
to chatter (teeth)
castañetear
my teeth are chattering
me castañetean los dientes
hair = el pelo/cabello
el pelo/cabello
she has blond hair
tiene el pelo rubio
auburn
castaño rojizo
she has grey hair
es canosa, tiene el pelo canoso, tiene canas
mousy hair
el pelo castaño desvaído
she's red-haired/red-headed
es pelirrojo
a brunette
una morena
streaks
mechones
highlights
mechitas/reflejos/claritos
dyed hair
el pelo teñido
long hair
el pelo largo
short hair
el pelo corto
shoulder-length hair
el pelo hasta los hombros
curly hair
el pelo rizado
wavy hair
el pelo ondulado
frizzy hair
el pelo crespo
spiky hair
el pelo de punta
she has permed hair
se ha hecho un permanente
crimped hair
pelo rizado con tenacillas
straight hair
el pelo liso
a fringe
un flequillo
a parting
una raya
a pigtail
una trenza
a ponytail
una cola
bunches
coletas
a bun
un moño
lank hair
el pelo lacio
dull
sin brillo
greasy hair
el pelo graso/grasoso
fine
fino
she has thick hair
tiene mucho pelo/tiene el pelo grueso
dry
seco
shiny hair
el pelo brillante
split ends
las puntas abiertas
dandruff
la caspa
a pageboy
un peinado/corte a lo paje
a bob
una melena
a hairdo
un peinado
a crew cut
un pelo cortado al rape
sideburns
patillas
a wig
una peluca
a toupée
un peluquín, un tupé
bald
calvo
a bald patch
una calva/una pelada
he's balding
se está quedando calvo
build = complexión
complexión
thin
delgado
she’s got a very good figure
tiene una figura estupenda
plump (a nicer way of saying fat)
gordito
slim
esbelto
fat
gordo
a beer belly
una panza
chubby
regordete/gordinflón/rellenito
strong
fuerte
weak
flojo
short
bajo
tall
alto
a hunchback
un jorobado
he walks with a limp
cojea
medium height
de estatura media
medium build
de talla media
he's a large man
es un hombre corpulento
General Terms
General Terms
handsome, good-looking, attractive
guapo
pretty, good-looking, attractive, lovely
guapa, bonita, linda,
he’s quite a hunk
está buenísimo
ugly
fea/feo
beautiful
preciosa, guapísima, lindísima, hermosa, bella
Other notes
Other notes
He looks a bit ______. In Spanish "tiene pinta de ____" is very common for giving a general idea about the appearance. See examples on the right:
tiene pinta de delincuente:
He looks sad. Note that when we say how something "seems" or "looks" (probably because we are not certain) we use parecer.
parece triste
a strong- looking man
un hombre de apariencia fuerte
clean-shaven
bien afeitado