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mas·car·a

 (mă-skăr′ə)
n.
A cosmetic applied to thicken, lengthen, and usually darken the eyelashes.
tr.v. mas·car·aed, mas·car·a·ing, mas·car·as
To apply mascara to.

[Probably Spanish máscara, mask; akin to Italian maschera; see mask.]

mascara

(mæˈskɑːrə)
n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a cosmetic substance for darkening, colouring, and thickening the eyelashes, applied with a brush or rod
[C20: from Spanish: mask]

mas•car•a

(mæˈskær ə; Brit. -ˈskɑr ə)
n.
1. a cosmetic applied to the eyelashes to make them appear darker or longer.
v.t.
2. to apply mascara to.
[1885–90; < Sp; see mask]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mascara - makeup that is used to darken and thicken the eye lashesmascara - makeup that is used to darken and thicken the eye lashes
makeup, make-up, war paint - cosmetics applied to the face to improve or change your appearance
Translations
řasenka
mascara
ripsiväri
maskara
マスカラ
마스카라
mascara
เครื่องสำอางค์ใช้ทาขนตา
mascara

mascara

[mæsˈkɑːrə] Nrímel ® m

mascara

[mæˈskɑːrə] nmascara m

mascara

nWimperntusche f, → Maskara f
vttuschen

mascara

[mæsˈkɑːrə] nmascara m inv

mascara

مَاسْكَارَا řasenka mascara Mascara μάσκαρα rímel ripsiväri mascara maskara mascara マスカラ 마스카라 mascara mascara tusz do rzęs rímel тушь mascara เครื่องสำอางค์ใช้ทาขนตา rimel mascara 染睫毛油

mascara

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