eye shadow eye" shad`ow, eyeshadow eye"shad`ow([imac]"sh[a^]d`[=o]), n. a cosmetic powder or cream of a dark tint, applied on the eyelids or just under the eyebrows to accentuate the eyes. Compare {eyeliner}. [PJC]

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