eye|lin|er [ˈaıˌlaınə US -ər] n [U and C]
coloured ↑make-up that you put along the edges of your eyelids to make your eyes look bigger or more noticeable
She was wearing thick, black eyeliner.
an eyeliner pencil

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  • eyeliner — UK [ˈaɪˌlaɪnə(r)] / US [ˈaɪˌlaɪnər] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms eyeliner : singular eyeliner plural eyeliners a dark substance used for drawing a line along the edge of each eyelid …   English dictionary

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