face cream

a cream used cosmetically (mostly by women) for softening and cleaning the skin
Hypernyms: ↑cream, ↑ointment, ↑emollient

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face cream noun
A cosmetic cream for the face
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Main Entry:face

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face cream UK US noun [countable/uncountable] [singular face cream plural face creams]
a cream that you put on your face to make your skin softer
Thesaurus: creams and lotions for caring for the skin or cleaning woundshyponym

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face cream
a cosmetic cream for the face.

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ˈface cream f22 [face cream face creams] noun uncountable, countable
a thick cream that you put on your face to clean the skin or keep it soft

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • face cream — n [U and C] a thick cream used to keep the skin on your face soft and smooth …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • face cream — face ,cream noun count or uncount a cream that you put on your face to make your skin softer …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • face cream — face creams N MASS Face cream is a thick substance that you rub into your face in order to keep it soft …   English dictionary

  • face cream — UK / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms face cream : singular face cream plural face creams a cream that you put on your face to make your skin softer …   English dictionary

  • face cream — noun (C, U) a thick cream used to clean the face or to keep it soft and smooth …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • face cream — /ˈfeɪs krim/ (say fays kreem) noun a cosmetic ointment designed to be rubbed onto the face for the treatment of the skin …   Australian English dictionary

  • face-cream — preparation for nourishing facial skin …   English contemporary dictionary

  • face — n. & v. n. 1 the front of the head from the forehead to the chin. 2 the expression of the facial features (had a happy face). 3 composure, coolness, effrontery. 4 the surface of a thing, esp. as regarded or approached, esp.: a the visible part of …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cream — For other uses, see Cream (disambiguation). A milk bottle showing cream risen to the top Cream is a dairy product that is composed of the higher butterfat layer skimmed from the top of milk before homogenization. In un homogenized milk, over time …   Wikipedia

  • cream — [[t]kri͟ːm[/t]] ♦♦ creams, creaming, creamed 1) N UNCOUNT Cream is a thick yellowish white liquid taken from milk. You can use it in cooking or put it on fruit or desserts. → See also , double cream, , sour cream, whipping cream ...strawberries… …   English dictionary

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