cosmetics

  1. serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose

    Synonyms : decorative, ornamental
    Examples :
    • cosmetic fenders on cars
  2. serving an aesthetic purpose in beautifying the body

    Synonyms : enhancive
    Examples :
    • cosmetic surgery
  3. a toiletry designed to beautify the body

    Type Of : toiletry, toilet articles

cookery

  1. the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

    Synonyms : cooking, preparation
    Type Of : change of state
    Examples :
    • people are needed who have experience in cookery

concentration

  1. the spatial property of being crowded together

    Synonyms : compactness, denseness, density, tightness
    Antonyms : distribution
    Type Of : spacing, spatial arrangement
  2. great and constant diligence and attention

    Synonyms : assiduity, assiduousness
    Type Of : industriousness, diligence, industry
  3. complete attention; intense mental effort

    Synonyms : absorption, engrossment, immersion
    Type Of : attention
  4. bringing together military forces

    Type Of : assembly, assemblage, gathering
  5. increase in density

    Type Of : increase
  6. strengthening the concentration (as of a solute in a mixture) by removing diluting material

    Antonyms : dilution
    Type Of : strengthening
  7. the strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume

    Type Of : property

chamber

  1. a room used primarily for sleeping

    Synonyms : bedchamber, bedroom, sleeping accommodation, sleeping room
    Type Of : room
  2. a deliberative or legislative or administrative or judicial assembly

    Type Of : assembly
    Examples :
    • the upper chamber is the senate
  3. a natural or artificial enclosed space

    Type Of : enclosure
  4. an enclosed volume in the body

    Type Of : cavity, cavum, bodily cavity
    Examples :
    • the chambers of his heart were healthy
  5. a room where a judge transacts business

    Type Of : room
  6. place in a chamber

    Type Of : domiciliate, house, put up

constitution

  1. law determining the fundamental political principles of a government

    Synonyms : fundamental law, organic law
    Type Of : law
  2. the act of forming or establishing something

    Synonyms : establishment, formation, organisation, organization
    Type Of : start, commencement, beginning
    Examples :
    • the constitution of a PTA group last year
  3. the way in which someone or something is composed

    Synonyms : composition, make-up, makeup, physical composition
    Type Of : property
  4. the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states

    Synonyms : constitution of the united states, u.s. constitution, united states constitution, us constitution
  5. a United States 44-gun frigate that was one of the first three naval ships built by the United States; it won brilliant victories over British frigates during the War of 1812 and is without doubt the most famous ship in the history of the United States Navy; it has been rebuilt and is anchored in the Charlestown Navy Yard in Boston

    Synonyms : old ironsides

compete

  1. compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others

    Synonyms : contend, vie

comparatively

  1. in a relative manner; by comparison to something else

    Synonyms : relatively

chubby

  1. sufficiently fat so as to have a pleasing fullness of figure

    Synonyms : embonpoint, plump
    Examples :
    • a chubby child

chatterbox

  1. orchid growing along streams or ponds of western North America having leafy stems and 1 greenish-brown and pinkish flower in the axil of each upper leaf

    Synonyms : epipactis gigantea, giant helleborine, stream orchid
    Type Of : helleborine
  2. an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker

    Synonyms : babbler, chatterer, magpie, prater, spouter
    Type Of : verbalizer, talker, utterer, verbaliser, speaker

cheeks

  1. either of the two large fleshy masses of muscular tissue that form the human rump

    Synonyms : buttock
    Type Of : body part
  2. an impudent statement

    Synonyms : impertinence, impudence
    Type Of : disrespect, discourtesy
  3. impudent aggressiveness

    Synonyms : boldness, brass, face, nerve
    Type Of : aggressiveness
  4. either side of the face below the eyes

    Type Of : lineament, feature
  5. speak impudently to

    Type Of : speak, talk