Usage examples for cosmetic

  1. She was young, very pretty, but deathly white except for the patches of cosmetic on either cheek. – The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers
  2. Think right, and of pleasant things, and the glory of happiness will be all the cosmetic you will ever need, and again she pressed her own white cheek to the burning face of the girl she still held in her arms. – Dorothy Dale by Margaret Penrose
  3. The only one of the principals who had a shred of professional reputation, was a comedian named Max Webber, who played the part of the cosmetic king. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  4. I guessed this was what he meant by " cosmetic changes." – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  5. The only cosmetic is clarified butter freely applied to the body as well as to the hair. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  6. Then, jumping up, she bathed her swollen eyes with a beautiful cosmetic that she and her maidens had distilled from the flowers of Enna; and, wrapping herself up in her shawl, descended with his Majesty, who was quite as much puzzled about the cause of this disturbance as when he was first roused. – The Infernal Marriage by Benjamin Disraeli
  7. He told me on the night he drove me home that he was going to Paris, and I asked him to get me some cosmetic. – The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne by William J. Locke