maquillage

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French maquillage.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maquillage (uncountable)

  1. Makeup, cosmetics, or its application, especially in theatrical or excessive use. [from 19th c.]
    • 2011, Tim Blanning, "The reinvention of the night", Times Literary Supplement, 21 Sep 2011:
      The ladies of his court – and plenty of the men too – adapted their maquillage to take advantage of artificial lighting to draw attention to their rosy cheeks, white bosoms, jet black eyebrows and scarlet lips.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

maquiller +‎ -age

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maquillage m (plural maquillages)

  1. makeup

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

maquillage m (invariable)

  1. maquillage