Makeup Definition

mākŭp
make up
noun
The way in which something is put together; composition; construction.
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Nature; disposition; constitution.
To have a stolid makeup.
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The way in which an actor is made up for a role, as with a costume, wig, greasepaint, powder, etc.
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The costumes, wigs, greasepaint, etc. so used.
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The arrangement of type, illustrations, etc. in a book, newspaper, page, etc.
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adjective
Of or for making up.
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The definition of makeup is forgiving.
An example of makeup used as an adjective is in the sentence, "Give your friend a makeup handshake," which means to give your friend a handshake to show that the fight is over.
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See also toiletry.

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Other Word Forms of Makeup

Noun

Singular:
makeup
Plural:
makeups
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