- 1a. Cosmetics such as mascara, lipstick, etc applied to the face, especially by women;
- Thesaurus: cosmetics, paint.
1c. The technique or skill of applying cosmetics;
1d. . See also make someone up at make.
- Example: make-up bag
- Example: make-up artist
- Example: Greed is not in his make-up
- Thesaurus: composition, arrangement, structure, substance, layout, configuration, construction, style; nature, disposition, constitution, character.