eau de cologne love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See cologne.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Same as cologne.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a perfumed liquid made of essential oils and alcohol

Etymologies

French eau de Cologne; see cologne.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • Going back to 1918, visitors to Padre Pio claimed his wounds had a smell of carbolic acid and that he covered up the smell with eau de cologne, claiming his blood had a miraculous fragrance.

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