a powder, as finely powdered antimony sulfide, used as a cosmetic to darken the eyelids, eyebrows, etc.
Other definitions for Kohl (2 of 2)
Hel·mut [hel-moot], /ˈhɛl mʊt/, 1930–2017, German political leader: chancellor of West Germany (1982–90); chancellor of Germany 1990–98.
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How to use kohl in a sentence
Manscaping has gone so mainstream that stores like Kohls and Bed, Bath & Beyond stock body trimmers right next to facial ones.Why 'Manscaping' Isn't Just for Porn Stars Anymore | Lizzie Crocker | December 29, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
After the Kohls had entered the theatre, Penny turned to glance at the black limousine which was pulling away from the curb.Clue of the Silken Ladder | Mildred A. Wirt
Kohls and Jellison listed no cockroaches among the arthropods from six bat caves in Texas.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches | Louis M. Roth
She told her name, explained that she was an acquaintance of the Kohls, and had been summoned by the maid.Clue of the Silken Ladder | Mildred A. Wirt
British Dictionary definitions for kohl (1 of 2)
a cosmetic powder used, originally esp in Muslim and Asian countries, to darken the area around the eyes. It is usually powdered antimony sulphide
British Dictionary definitions for Kohl (2 of 2)
Helmut (ˈhɛlmuːt). born 1930, German statesman: chancellor of West Germany (1982–90) and of Germany (1990–98)
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