Definition of “lotion” - English Dictionary

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“lotion” in British English

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lotionnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈləʊ.ʃən/ us /ˈloʊ.ʃən/

a liquid that you put on your skin in order to protect it, improve its condition, or make it smell pleasant:

suntan lotion

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

“lotion” in American English

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lotionnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈloʊ·ʃən/

a liquid that is put on your skin in order to protect it, improve its condition, or make it smell pleasant:

[ U ] She applied some hand/suntan lotion and rubbed it in.

(Definition of “lotion” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)