cosmétique

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κοσμητικός (kosmētikós), κοσμητής (kosmētḗs, orderer, director, decorator), from κοσμέω (kosméō, to order, to arrange, to rule, to adorn, to equip, to dress, to embellish), from κόσμος (kósmos, world, universe).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kɔs.me.tik/
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NounEdit

cosmétique m (plural cosmétiques)

  1. cosmetics, make-up
    Synonym: maquillage

NounEdit

cosmétique f (uncountable)

  1. the science of cosmetics

AdjectiveEdit

cosmétique (plural cosmétiques)

  1. cosmetic

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