eyeliner Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “eyeliner” in the English Dictionary

"eyeliner" in British English

See all translations

eyelinernoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈaɪˌlaɪ.nər/  us   /-nɚ/
a ​colouredsubstance, usually ​contained in a ​pencil, that is put in a ​line just above or below the ​eyes in ​order to make them ​look more ​attractive
(Definition of eyeliner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eyeliner”
in Chinese (Simplified) 眼线膏, 眼线笔…
in Turkish göz kalemi, sürme…
in Russian карандаш для подведения глаз…
in Chinese (Traditional) 眼線液, 眼線筆…
in Polish kredka lub ołówek do oczu…
What is the pronunciation of eyeliner?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“eyeliner” in British English

Word of the Day


A studious person enjoys studying or spends a lot of time studying.

Word of the Day

Tree huggers and climate change deniers
Tree huggers and climate change deniers
by Colin McIntosh,
October 08, 2015
The climate debate is one that has predictably generated a large amount of new vocabulary, some of it originally specialized scientific terminology that has been taken up by the media and is now common currency. Some of these terms are new additions to the Cambridge English Dictionary. The two opposing sides in

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More