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toi·let·ry

 (toi′lĭ-trē)
n. pl. toi·let·ries
An article, such as toothpaste or a hairbrush, used in personal grooming or dressing.

toiletry

(ˈtɔɪlɪtrɪ)
n, pl -ries
an object or cosmetic used in making up, dressing, etc

toi•let•ry

(ˈtɔɪ lɪ tri)

n., pl. -ries.
any article or preparation used in cleaning or grooming oneself, as soap or deodorant.
[1825–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.toiletry - artifacts used in making your toilet (washing and taking care of your body)toiletry - artifacts used in making your toilet (washing and taking care of your body)
antiperspirant - an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce perspiration
bath oil - a scented oil added to your bath water
bath salts - a preparation that softens or scents a bath
cosmetic - a toiletry designed to beautify the body
emollient, ointment, cream - toiletry consisting of any of various substances in the form of a thick liquid that have a soothing and moisturizing effect when applied to the skin
deodorant, deodourant - a toiletry applied to the skin in order to mask unpleasant odors
hair grease, hair oil, hair tonic, hairdressing - a toiletry for the hair
hair spray - toiletry consisting of a commercial preparation that is sprayed on the hair to hold it in place
instrumentation, instrumentality - an artifact (or system of artifacts) that is instrumental in accomplishing some end
lotion - any of various cosmetic preparations that are applied to the skin
hair gel, hair mousse, mousse - toiletry consisting of an aerosol foam used in hair styling
perfume, essence - a toiletry that emits and diffuses a fragrant odor
powder - any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a pulverized powder
shaving cream, shaving soap - toiletry consisting of a preparation of soap and fatty acids that forms a rich lather for softening the beard before shaving
shaving foam - toiletry consisting of a liquid preparation containing many small bubbles that soften the beard before shaving
toothbrush - small brush; has long handle; used to clean teeth
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A third (34%) of women said their toiletry bag is the most important item they pack when travelling and a fifth (20%) admitted they purchase more expensive toiletry items before their holiday as a treat.
A third (34%) of women said their toiletry bag is the most important item they pack when travelling and a fifth f (20%) admitted they purchase more expensive toiletry items before their holiday as a treat.
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Spokesman Bob Atkinson said: "The security restrictions on hand luggage are leaving passengers in a no-win situation, and toiletry manufacturers are cashing in.
The authors are employed by advocacy groups that represent the interests of the cosmetic, toiletry, and fragrance industry.
Adding that the Cleanteam line builds on the previously introduced Huggies toiletry items, Kalmanson says, "We believe these new offerings will help generate incremental growth for K-C and our retail partners by providing shoppers and users a full line of baby and toddler care solutions.
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