greasepaint

greasepaint
Synonyms and related words:
base, blackface, clown white, cold cream, compact, cosmetics, costume, drugstore complexion, eye shadow, eyebrow pencil, foundation, foundation cream, hand cream, hand lotion, lip rouge, lipstick, makeup, mascara, mudpack, nail polish, paint, powder, powder puff, practical piece, prop, property, puff, rouge, talcum, talcum powder, theatrical makeup, vanishing cream, vanity case, war paint

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  • greasepaint — n. 1. a greasy substance containing pigments, used as makeup by actors, clowns, and other entertainers; as, the smell of the greasepaint, the roar of the crowd. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] 2. Theatrical makeup, generally. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • greasepaint — [grēs′pānt΄] n. a mixture of grease and coloring matter used by performers in making up for the stage, etc. * * * grease·paint also grease paint (grēsʹpānt ) n. Theatrical makeup, especially a preparation of grease mixed with colorings. * * * …   Universalium

  • greasepaint — ► NOUN ▪ a waxy substance used as make up by actors …   English terms dictionary

  • greasepaint — [grēs′pānt΄] n. a mixture of grease and coloring matter used by performers in making up for the stage, etc …   English World dictionary

  • greasepaint — [[t]gri͟ːspeɪnt[/t]] N UNCOUNT Greasepaint is an oily substance used by actors as make up …   English dictionary

  • greasepaint — noun Date: 1886 1. a melted tallow or grease used in theater makeup 2. theater makeup …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • greasepaint — noun A mixture of grease and colouring matter used as theatrical makeup …   Wiktionary

  • greasepaint — grease|paint [ˈgri:s peınt] n [U] a thick soft kind of paint that actors use on their face or body …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • greasepaint — grease|paint [ gris,peınt ] noun uncount the thick MAKEUP that actors put on their faces …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • greasepaint — n. makeup used by actors …   English contemporary dictionary

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