[ muhs-tash, muh-stash ]
See synonyms for: moustachemoustaches on


Other words from moustache

  • moustached, adjective

Words Nearby moustache Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use moustache in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for moustache


US mustache

/ (məˈstɑːʃ) /

  1. the unshaved growth of hair on the upper lip, and sometimes down the sides of the mouth

  2. a similar growth of hair or bristles (in animals) or feathers (in birds)

  1. a mark like a moustache

Origin of moustache

C16: via French from Italian mostaccio, ultimately from Doric Greek mustax upper lip

Derived forms of moustache

  • moustached or US mustached, adjective

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