Definition of “emollient” - English Dictionary

“emollient” in British English

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emollientnoun [ C ]

uk /ɪˈmɒl.i.ənt/ us /ɪˈmɑː.li.ənt/

a cream or liquid that makes dry or sore skin softer or less painful

emollientadjective

uk /ɪˈmɒl.i.ənt/ us /ɪˈmɑː.li.ənt/

(Definition of “emollient” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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