moisturizer
noun see moisturize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Moisturizer — Moisturizers or emollients /ɨˈ …   Wikipedia

  • moisturizer — (n.) 1915, from MOISTURE (Cf. moisture); attested earlier than MOISTURIZE (Cf. moisturize) …   Etymology dictionary

  • moisturizer — (Amer.) mois·tur·iz·er || mɔɪstʃəraɪzÉ™ n. (Cosmetics) lotion, cream (also moisturiser) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • moisturizer — [n] lotion balm, cream, demulcent, emollient, liniment, oil, ointment, salve, unction, unguent; concepts 311,446,466,467,468 …   New thesaurus

  • moisturizer — (also moisturiser) ► NOUN ▪ a cosmetic preparation for moisturizing the skin …   English terms dictionary

  • moisturizer — UK [ˈmɔɪstʃəˌraɪzə(r)] / US [ˈmɔɪstʃəˌraɪzər] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms moisturizer : singular moisturizer plural moisturizers a cream that you put on your skin to make it less dry …   English dictionary

  • moisturizer — noun Something that causes moisture or a a condition of wetness; something that makes things moist. The oil acts as a moisturizer to the wood …   Wiktionary

  • Moisturizer — Mois|tu|ri|zer 〈[mɔıstʃəraızə(r)] m. 3; Kosmetik〉 Feuchtigkeitscreme [engl.] * * * Mois|tu|ri|zer [ mɔɪstʃəraɪzə], der; s, [engl. moisturizer, zu: to moisturize = befeuchten]: Feuchtigkeitscreme …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Moisturizer — Mois|tu|ri|zer [ mɔistʃəraizɐ] der; s, <aus gleichbed. engl. moisturizer zu to moisturize »mit einer Feuchtigkeitscreme behandeln«> svw. ↑Moisturizing Cream …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • moisturizer — [[t]mɔ͟ɪstʃəraɪzə(r)[/t]] moisturizers also moisturiser N MASS A moisturizer is a cream that you put on your skin to make it feel softer and smoother …   English dictionary

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