Definitions

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

  • n. Makeup used to outline the eyes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Makeup used to outline the eye, generally applied along or close to the lashline.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a cosmetic powder of a dark tint, applied to the eyelid close to the base of the eyelashes to accentuate the eyes. Compare eye shadow.

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

  • n. makeup applied to emphasize the shape of the eyes

Etymologies

eye + liner (Wiktionary)

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