eye shadow

noun
|Updated on: 10 Aug 2018

Definition of eye shadow

: a cosmetic cream or powder in one of various colors that is applied to the eyelids to accent the eyes

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First Known Use of eye shadow

1922

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Definition of eye shadow for English Language Learners

  • : a type of colored makeup that is put on the eyelids


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