colognenoun [ U or C ]uk /kəˈləʊn/ us /kəˈloʊn/ also eau de cologne
Examples from literature
- A few drops of cologne.
- His fifteen-cent handkerchief was perfumed with cologne which he imported himself at a cost of ten cents per bottle.
- I shall get used to it, she said, sniffing at the cologne, which was cheap and pretty bad.
- She poured some cologne on the handkerchief and a pungent odor filled the room.
- She put on my best dress and did my hair this new way and even let me put cologne on.