eyeliner

[ahy-lahy-ner]
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noun

a cosmetic for the eyelids, usually applied in a thin line close to the lashes to accentuate the eyes.

Nearby words

  1. eyelet,
  2. eyeleteer,
  3. eyelevel,
  4. eyelid,
  5. eyelift,
  6. eyen,
  7. eyeopener,
  8. eyepiece,
  9. eyepit,
  10. eyes

Origin of eyeliner

First recorded in 1955–60; eye + liner1

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British Dictionary definitions for eyeliner

eyeliner

noun

a cosmetic used to outline the eyes
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