moisturize

verb mois·tur·ize \ -chə-ˌrīz \
Updated on: 10 May 2018

Definition of moisturize

moisturized; moisturizing
: to add moisture to
  • moisturize the air
  • a cream that moisturizes the skin

moisturizer

noun

Examples of moisturize in a Sentence

  1. Use this cream to gently moisturize dry skin.

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First Known Use of moisturize

1945

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MOISTURIZE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of moisturize for English Language Learners

  • : to add moisture to (something, such as a person's skin)



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