Meaning of MASCARA in English


Pronunciation: ma- ' sker- ə , - ' ska-r ə

Function: noun

Etymology: probably from Italian maschera mask

Date: 1886

: a cosmetic especially for making the eyelashes darker and more prominent

– mas · ca · raed \ - ə d, -r ə d \ adjective

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