Spellcheck.net

Definitions of cosmetic

  1. serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose; "cosmetic fenders on cars"; "the buildings were utilitarian rather than decorative" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a toiletry designed to beautify the body Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. serving an aesthetic purpose in beautifying the body; "cosmetic surgery"; "enhansive makeup" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. Alt. of Cosmetical Newage Dictionary DB
  5. Any external application intended to beautify and improve the complexion. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. Beautifying. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. A grease, paint, or wash used to make the face or hair beautiful. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. Relating to cosmesis; noting anything, especially a surgical or dental operation which will improve the appearance of a person or prevent disfigurement. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  9. Unguent used to improve the skin. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  10. Improving beauty, especially that of the complexion. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  11. A preparation used for beautifying the complexion. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. COSMETICALLY. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. Improving beauty. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. Preparation used for beautifying. esp. of the face. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  15. Pertaining to the art of beautifying the complexion. Cosmetical. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  16. A compound applied to the skin to improve its appearance. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. Beautifying; improving the beauty of the skin. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  18. Any external application that renders the skin soft, pure, and white, or helps to improve the complexion. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  19. Any preparation that renders the skin soft, pure, and white; a preparation which helps to beautify the complexion. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  20. That promotes beauty. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  21. koz-met'ik, adj. improving beauty, esp. that of the complexion.--n. a preparation for beautifying the skin and hair.--adj. COSMET'ICAL.--adv. COSMET'ICALLY.--v.t. COSMET'ICISE.--n. COSMET'ICISM. [Gr. kosm[=e]tikos--kosmein--kosmos, order.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  22. [Greek] Beautifying; embellishing; a substance used for beautifying the complexion. C. operation, an operation done solely for improving the appearance. na
  23. (Preparation) designed to beautify hair, skin, or complexion. [Greek] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  24. A substance used for improving the complexion. American pocket medical dictionary.
  25. Restoring or enhancing the beauty of the person ; a powder, lotion, or the like, used for that purpose. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  26. n. Any external application that helps to improve the complexion. Cabinet Dictionary

What are the misspellings for cosmetic?

X