Definitions

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  • adj. Decorated with kohl.

Etymologies

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kohl +‎ -ed

Examples

  • Tara could see the swelling already beginning around that meticulously kohled eye.

    Rogue Oracle

  • My aunt was ultra-glam, with a lacquered ash-blonde beehive, expertly kohled eyes and a raucous, infectious smoker's cackle.

    Family life

  • As though shed donned a mask, her eyes were kohled black in a swath from the sides of her nose to her temples.

    Kiss of a Demon King

  • Her eyes were kohled with a purple so dark it was nearly black.

    Kiss of a Demon King

  • Gazing up at him with her deeply kohled eyes flashing metallic, she clutched his shaft, still wet from her tongue.

    Kiss of a Demon King

  • Gods, her kohled eyes were stunning, her red mouth glistening.

    Kiss of a Demon King

  • "See," a self-portrait sparked by a corruption of a photograph of her own heavily kohled eye, appears in Boki, but one example among many demonstrating the unique way in which Nitoo Das takes great pleasure in uglifying the beautiful in order to paradoxically renew and/or amplify the greater beauty inherent in such enterprises.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • At school she was the archetypal 'Siouxsie Sioux' Goth with giant crimped hair and heavily kohled eyes that parents despised and I loved.

    Jeanie Finlay: Things I Learnt on IFC's Goth Cruise

  • They lengthened my lashes and kohled my eyes and shaped my nails to fine, painted points.

    The Year's Best Science Fiction 23rd Annual Collection

  • Red robe, red nails, red lips, red eye of Siva painted above my own black kohled eyes, fake-gold headdress hung with costume pearls, my fingers dripped gaudy rings from the cheap jewelry sellers of Kinari Bazaar, a light chain of real gold ran from my nose stud to my ear-ring; I was once again Kumari Devi.

    The Year's Best Science Fiction 23rd Annual Collection

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